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1960 Southeastern Conference Year Summary

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Record: 70-43-9, .611 W-L% (1st of 12) (Schedule and Results)

SRS: 10.74 (2nd of 12) ▪ SOS: 6.67 (4th of 12)

Conference Champion: Mississippi

Ranked in Preseason AP Poll:(Auburn, Georgia, Mississippi and Tennessee)
Ranked in Final AP Poll:(Alabama, Auburn, Florida and Mississippi)

Standings

Overall Conference Pts/G SRS
School W L T Pct W L T Pct Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
Mississippi 10 0 1 .955 5 0 1 .917 25.5 6.4 21.64 6.10
Florida 9 2 0 .818 5 1 0 .833 14.3 7.8 15.33 7.42
Alabama 8 1 2 .818 5 1 1 .786 16.6 5.1 14.10 4.46
Auburn 8 2 0 .800 5 2 0 .714 15.5 8.0 14.35 6.75
Tennessee 6 2 2 .700 3 2 2 .571 20.9 7.9 11.64 3.94
Georgia 6 4 0 .600 4 3 0 .571 17.4 11.8 10.45 6.15
Georgia Tech 5 5 0 .500 4 4 0 .500 11.8 9.7 12.37 11.97
Louisiana State 5 4 1 .550 2 3 1 .417 10.5 5.0 11.20 7.30
Kentucky 5 4 1 .550 2 4 1 .357 20.6 8.1 10.99 4.69
Tulane 3 6 1 .350 1 4 1 .250 13.2 14.0 5.29 6.99
Mississippi State 2 6 1 .278 0 5 1 .083 11.2 13.2 5.64 8.53
Vanderbilt 3 7 0 .300 0 7 0 .000 7.4 19.3 -4.07 5.73

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 9/19 9/26 10/3 10/10 10/17 10/24 10/31 11/7 11/14 11/21 Final
Mississippi 2 1 1 2 1 2 2 6 4 3 3 2
Alabama   5 15 17 15         18 17 9
Auburn 12         17 14 12 10 9 8 13
Florida       18         20 19 19 18
Georgia 13                      
Georgia Tech   13 10   19              
Louisiana State   18                    
Tennessee 18   11     12 11 8 14      

3 Bowl Games

Date Bowl Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
1961-01-02 Sugar Bowl Mississippi 14 Rice 6 Sugar Bowl (New Orleans, LA)
1960-12-31 Gator Bowl Florida 13 Baylor 12 Gator Bowl (Jacksonville, FL)
1960-12-17 Bluebonnet Bowl Texas 3 Alabama 3 Bluebonnet Bowl (Houston, TX)

Conference Leaders

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Pass Completions

1. Fran Tarkenton (GA) 108
2. Phil Nugent (TLN) 67
3. Jake Gibbs (MS) 66
4. Jerry Woolum (KY) 63
  Charlie Furlow (MSST) 63
6. Hank Lesesne (VAND) 54
7. Robert Skelton (AL) 43
  Stan Gann (GATECH) 43
9. Bryant Harvard (AUB) 36
10. Jerry Eisaman (KY) 35

Pass Attempts

1. Fran Tarkenton (GA) 185
2. Phil Nugent (TLN) 139
3. Hank Lesesne (VAND) 130
4. Jerry Woolum (KY) 125
5. Charlie Furlow (MSST) 114
6. Jake Gibbs (MS) 109
7. Stan Gann (GATECH) 96
8. Robert Skelton (AL) 94
9. Jerry Eisaman (KY) 67
  Lynn Amedee (LAST) 67

Pass Completion Percentage

1. Fran Tarkenton (GA) 58.4

Passing Yards

1. Fran Tarkenton (GA) 1189
2. Jake Gibbs (MS) 970
3. Phil Nugent (TLN) 880
4. Jerry Woolum (KY) 767
5. Hank Lesesne (VAND) 620
6. Charlie Furlow (MSST) 599
7. Robert Skelton (AL) 575
8. Jerry Eisaman (KY) 549
9. Stan Gann (GATECH) 523
10. Bryant Harvard (AUB) 494

Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. Fran Tarkenton (GA) 6.4

Adjusted Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. Fran Tarkenton (GA) 4.3

Passing Touchdowns

1. Jake Gibbs (MS) 12
2. Fran Tarkenton (GA) 7
3. Jerry Eisaman (KY) 6
4. Phil Nugent (TLN) 5
  Robert Skelton (AL) 5
6. George Canale (TN) 4
  Lynn Amedee (LAST) 4
  Doug Elmore (MS) 4
  Hank Lesesne (VAND) 4
10. Jerry Woolum (KY) 3
  Tom Rodgers (KY) 3
  Stan Gann (GATECH) 3

Passing Interceptions

1. Phil Nugent (TLN) 12
  Fran Tarkenton (GA) 12
3. Stan Gann (GATECH) 11
4. Charlie Furlow (MSST) 8
  Jerry Woolum (KY) 8
  Hank Lesesne (VAND) 8
  Bobby Hunt (AUB) 8
8. Larry Libertore (FL) 6
9. Doug Elmore (MS) 5
  Jake Gibbs (MS) 5

Passing Efficiency Rating

1. Fran Tarkenton (GA) 111.9

Rush Attempts

1. Tommy Mason (TLN) 120
2. Larry Libertore (FL) 118
3. Hoss Anderson (MS) 104
4. Don Goodman (FL) 96
5. Glenn Glass (TN) 90
6. Ed Dyas (AUB) 89
7. Mackie Weaver (MSST) 88
8. Chick Graning (GATECH) 82
9. Jake Gibbs (MS) 78
  Bobby Hunt (AUB) 78
  Fred Brown (GA) 78
  Phil Nugent (TLN) 78

Rushing Yards

1. Tommy Mason (TLN) 663
2. Hoss Anderson (MS) 505
3. Glenn Glass (TN) 478
4. Don Goodman (FL) 452
5. Ed Dyas (AUB) 451
6. Larry Libertore (FL) 411
7. Fred Brown (GA) 355
8. Mackie Weaver (MSST) 354
9. Billy Ray Adams (MS) 348
10. Billy Hill (MSST) 344

Rushing Yards Per Attempt

1. Tommy Mason (TLN) 5.5
2. Glenn Glass (TN) 5.3
3. Billy Ray Adams (MS) 5.2
4. Ed Dyas (AUB) 5.1
5. Hoss Anderson (MS) 4.9
6. Billy Williamson (GATECH) 4.7
7. Don Goodman (FL) 4.7
8. Jerry Stovall (LAST) 4.6
9. Fred Brown (GA) 4.6
10. Billy Hill (MSST) 4.5

Rushing Touchdowns

1. Glenn Glass (TN) 8
2. Hoss Anderson (MS) 6
3. Jake Gibbs (MS) 5
  Don Goodman (FL) 5
5. Pat Trammell (AL) 4
  Bill Ransdell (KY) 4
  Chick Graning (GATECH) 4
  Fran Tarkenton (GA) 4
9. Larry Libertore (FL) 3
  Bobby Dodd (FL) 3
  Calvin Bird (KY) 3
  Bill Godfrey (GA) 3
  Bob Hoover (FL) 3
  Charles Sturgeon (KY) 3
  Laurien Stapp (AL) 3

Receptions

1. Fred Brown (GA) 31
2. Bobby Crespino (MS) 30
  Tom Hutchinson (KY) 30
4. Tommy Mason (TLN) 28
5. Bill McKenny (GA) 22
6. Dave Gash (KY) 19
7. Terry Terrebonne (TLN) 17
  Clyde Childers (GA) 17
9. Chick Graning (GATECH) 16
10. Bobby Walden (GA) 15
  Calvin Bird (KY) 15

Receiving Yards

1. Tom Hutchinson (KY) 455
2. Bobby Crespino (MS) 408
3. Tommy Mason (TLN) 376
4. Dave Gash (KY) 293
5. Fred Brown (GA) 275
6. Bill McKenny (GA) 270
7. Terry Terrebonne (TLN) 251
8. Calvin Bird (KY) 222
9. Bobby Walden (GA) 212
10. Butch Wilson (AL) 204

Receiving Yards Per Reception

1. Dave Gash (KY) 15.4
2. Tom Hutchinson (KY) 15.2
3. Bobby Crespino (MS) 13.6
4. Tommy Mason (TLN) 13.4
5. Bill McKenny (GA) 12.3
6. Fred Brown (GA) 8.9

Receiving Touchdowns

1. Johnny Brewer (MS) 5
  Tommy Mason (TLN) 5
3. Bobby Crespino (MS) 4
  Tom Hutchinson (KY) 4
5. Charles Wyrick (TN) 3
  Fred Brown (GA) 3
  Willis Dabbs (MS) 3
8. Bruce Starling (FL) 2
  Bill McKenny (GA) 2
  Norbie Ronsonet (AL) 2
  Calvin Bird (KY) 2
  Bobby Flurry (LAST) 2
  Dave Chapman (KY) 2

Plays From Scrimmage

1. Tommy Mason (TLN) 148
2. Larry Libertore (FL) 118
3. Hoss Anderson (MS) 114
4. Fred Brown (GA) 109
5. Chick Graning (GATECH) 98
  Don Goodman (FL) 98
7. Mackie Weaver (MSST) 93
8. Ed Dyas (AUB) 92
9. Glenn Glass (TN) 90
10. Jim Johnson (VAND) 85

Yards From Scrimmage

1. Tommy Mason (TLN) 1039
2. Hoss Anderson (MS) 670
3. Fred Brown (GA) 630
4. Ed Dyas (AUB) 502
5. Glenn Glass (TN) 478
6. Chick Graning (GATECH) 473
7. Tom Hutchinson (KY) 455
8. Don Goodman (FL) 454
9. Bobby Crespino (MS) 443
10. Billy Williamson (GATECH) 437
  Art Doty (MS) 437

Touchdowns From Scrimmage

1. Glenn Glass (TN) 8
2. Hoss Anderson (MS) 7
3. Tommy Mason (TLN) 5
  Jake Gibbs (MS) 5
  Calvin Bird (KY) 5
  Chick Graning (GATECH) 5
  Fred Brown (GA) 5
  Bill Ransdell (KY) 5
  Don Goodman (FL) 5
  Johnny Brewer (MS) 5

Total Plays

1. Fran Tarkenton (GA) 261
2. Phil Nugent (TLN) 217
3. Jake Gibbs (MS) 187
4. Larry Libertore (FL) 178
  Hank Lesesne (VAND) 178
6. Charlie Furlow (MSST) 167
7. Jerry Woolum (KY) 162
8. Stan Gann (GATECH) 138
9. Robert Skelton (AL) 131
10. Bryant Harvard (AUB) 128

Total Yards

1. Fran Tarkenton (GA) 1274
2. Jake Gibbs (MS) 1216
3. Phil Nugent (TLN) 992
4. Jerry Woolum (KY) 793
5. Hank Lesesne (VAND) 769
6. Bryant Harvard (AUB) 720
7. Larry Libertore (FL) 704
8. Stan Gann (GATECH) 679
9. Tommy Mason (TLN) 663
10. Robert Skelton (AL) 650

Total Touchdowns

1. Jake Gibbs (MS) 17
2. Fran Tarkenton (GA) 11
3. Glenn Glass (TN) 10
4. Jerry Eisaman (KY) 6
  Doug Elmore (MS) 6
  Hoss Anderson (MS) 6
7. Robert Skelton (AL) 5
  Larry Libertore (FL) 5
  Phil Nugent (TLN) 5
  Don Goodman (FL) 5
  Laurien Stapp (AL) 5