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1964 Southeastern Conference Year Summary

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Record: 62-47-5, .566 W-L% (2nd of 12) (Schedule and Results)

SRS: 8.65 (3rd of 12) ▪ SOS: 6.78 (4th of 12)

Conference Champion: Alabama

Ranked in Preseason AP Poll:(Alabama, Auburn and Mississippi)
Ranked in Final AP Poll:(Alabama and Louisiana State)

Standings

Overall Conference Pts/G SRS
School W L T Pct W L T Pct Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
Alabama 10 1 0 .909 8 0 0 1.000 22.7 8.0 22.06 8.15
Florida 7 3 0 .700 4 2 0 .667 18.1 9.8 16.15 8.65
Kentucky 5 5 0 .500 4 2 0 .667 15.0 19.4 3.63 6.03
Louisiana State 8 2 1 .773 4 2 1 .643 11.6 8.1 13.25 7.80
Georgia 7 3 1 .682 3 2 0 .600 11.8 8.9 10.79 7.88
Auburn 6 4 0 .600 3 3 0 .500 12.3 9.1 8.09 5.39
Mississippi 5 5 1 .500 2 4 1 .357 19.7 11.5 8.56 3.38
Mississippi State 4 6 0 .400 2 5 0 .286 15.5 14.3 6.49 7.69
Vanderbilt 3 6 1 .350 1 4 1 .250 7.9 12.2 1.61 6.31
Tennessee 4 5 1 .450 1 5 1 .214 8.0 12.1 3.42 6.12
Tulane 3 7 0 .300 1 4 0 .200 7.9 14.7 1.09 7.19

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 9/28 10/5 10/12 10/19 10/26 11/2 11/9 11/16 11/23 Final
Alabama 6 4 3 3 3 3 3 2 2 2 1
Louisiana State       9 7 9 8 9 8 6 7
Auburn 8 7                  
Florida         9 10 9        
Kentucky     5                
Mississippi 1                    

4 Bowl Games

Date Bowl Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
1965-01-01 Orange Bowl Texas 21 Alabama 17 Orange Bowl (Miami, FL)
1965-01-01 Sugar Bowl Louisiana State 13 Syracuse 10 Sugar Bowl (New Orleans, LA)
1964-12-26 Sun Bowl Georgia 7 Texas Tech 0 Sun Bowl (El Paso, TX)
1964-12-19 Bluebonnet Bowl Tulsa 14 Mississippi 7 Bluebonnet Bowl (Houston, TX)

Conference Leaders

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Pass Completions

1. Rick Norton (KY) 106
2. Jim Weatherly* (MS) 91
3. Dave East (TLN) 85
4. Steve Spurrier (FL) 65
5. Joe Namath (AL) 64
6. Dave Waller (VAND) 61
7. Pat Screen (LAST) 55
8. Steve Sloan (AL) 45
9. Ashby Cook (MSST) 35
10. Billy Ezell (LAST) 31

Pass Attempts

1. Rick Norton (KY) 202
2. Dave East (TLN) 192
3. Jim Weatherly* (MS) 170
4. Dave Waller (VAND) 141
5. Steve Spurrier (FL) 114
6. Joe Namath (AL) 100
7. Pat Screen (LAST) 99
8. Billy Ezell (LAST) 83
9. Steve Sloan (AL) 72
10. Don Edwards (MSST) 61
  Ashby Cook (MSST) 61

Pass Completion Percentage

1. Jim Weatherly* (MS) 53.5
2. Rick Norton (KY) 52.5
3. Dave East (TLN) 44.3
4. Dave Waller (VAND) 43.3

Passing Yards

1. Rick Norton (KY) 1514
2. Jim Weatherly* (MS) 1034
3. Steve Spurrier (FL) 943
4. Dave East (TLN) 846
5. Joe Namath (AL) 756
6. Dave Waller (VAND) 646
7. Steve Sloan (AL) 574
8. Pat Screen (LAST) 561
9. Ashby Cook (MSST) 426
10. Joe Campbell (AUB) 424

Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. Rick Norton (KY) 7.5
2. Jim Weatherly* (MS) 6.1
3. Dave Waller (VAND) 4.6
4. Dave East (TLN) 4.4

Adjusted Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. Rick Norton (KY) 6.2
2. Jim Weatherly* (MS) 3.0
3. Dave Waller (VAND) 2.2
4. Dave East (TLN) 1.8

Passing Touchdowns

1. Rick Norton (KY) 9
2. Steve Spurrier (FL) 6
3. Jim Weatherly* (MS) 5
4. Billy Ezell (LAST) 4
  Joe Namath (AL) 4
  Charlie Myers* (MS) 4
7. Ashby Cook (MSST) 2
  Dave East (TLN) 2

Passing Interceptions

1. Jim Weatherly* (MS) 14
2. Dave East (TLN) 12
3. Steve Spurrier (FL) 10
  Rick Norton (KY) 10
5. Billy Ezell (LAST) 8
  Dave Waller (VAND) 8
7. Don Edwards (MSST) 5
  Joe Namath (AL) 5
9. Preston Ridlehuber (GA) 4
  Jimmy Sidle (AUB) 4
  Art Galiffa (TN) 4
  Mac Brousseau (TLN) 4
  Joe Campbell (AUB) 4

Passing Efficiency Rating

1. Rick Norton (KY) 120.2
2. Jim Weatherly* (MS) 97.9
3. Dave Waller (VAND) 72.7
4. Dave East (TLN) 72.2

Rush Attempts

1. Don Schwab (LAST) 160
2. Mike Dennis* (MS) 134
3. Rodger Bird (KY) 133
  Bob Sullins (VAND) 133
5. Hoyle Granger (MSST) 129
  Tucker Frederickson (AUB) 129
7. Preston Ridlehuber (GA) 110
8. Joe Labruzzo (LAST) 107
9. Steve Bowman (AL) 106
10. Mike McGraw (KY) 104

Rushing Yards

1. Don Schwab (LAST) 683
2. Rodger Bird (KY) 671
3. Hoyle Granger (MSST) 604
4. Tucker Frederickson (AUB) 576
5. Mike Dennis* (MS) 571
6. Steve Bowman (AL) 536
7. Bob Sullins (VAND) 512
8. Marcus Rhoden (MSST) 384
9. Larry Dupree (FL) 376
10. Mike McGraw (KY) 370

Rushing Yards Per Attempt

1. Steve Bowman (AL) 5.1
2. Rodger Bird (KY) 5.0
3. Hoyle Granger (MSST) 4.7
4. Tucker Frederickson (AUB) 4.5
5. Don Schwab (LAST) 4.3
6. Mike Dennis* (MS) 4.3
7. Tom Bryan (AUB) 4.1
8. George Smith (TLN) 4.0
9. Bob Sullins (VAND) 3.8
10. Bob Taylor (GA) 3.8

Rushing Touchdowns

1. Steve Bowman (AL) 8
2. Rodger Bird (KY) 7
3. Preston Ridlehuber (GA) 6
  Joe Namath (AL) 6
  Marcus Rhoden (MSST) 6
6. Tucker Frederickson (AUB) 5
  Jim Weatherly* (MS) 5
8. Mike Dennis* (MS) 4
  Hal Wantland (TN) 4
  Jack Harper (FL) 4
  Tom Bryan (AUB) 4
  Larry Dupree (FL) 4

Receptions

1. Charles Casey (FL) 47
2. Rick Kestner (KY) 42
3. Doug Moreau (LAST) 33
4. Mike Dennis* (MS) 29
5. Allen Brown* (MS) 24
  Lanis O'Steen (TLN) 24
7. Tommy Tolleson (AL) 22
8. Hal Wantland (TN) 21
  Tommy Inman (MSST) 21
10. Joe Labruzzo (LAST) 20
  Bennett Baldwin (VAND) 20

Receiving Yards

1. Charles Casey (FL) 673
2. Rick Kestner (KY) 639
3. Doug Moreau (LAST) 391
4. Tommy Inman (MSST) 338
5. Larry Seiple (KY) 288
6. Hal Wantland (TN) 284
7. Mike Dennis* (MS) 276
8. David Ray (AL) 271
9. Bennett Baldwin (VAND) 261
10. Ray Ogden (AL) 254

Receiving Yards Per Reception

1. Tommy Inman (MSST) 16.1
2. Rick Kestner (KY) 15.2
3. Charles Casey (FL) 14.3
4. David Ray (AL) 14.3
5. Hal Wantland (TN) 13.5
6. Bennett Baldwin (VAND) 13.1
7. Doug Moreau (LAST) 11.8
8. Tommy Tolleson (AL) 11.3
9. Joe Labruzzo (LAST) 10.2
10. Lanis O'Steen (TLN) 9.7

Receiving Touchdowns

1. Rick Kestner (KY) 6
2. Doug Moreau (LAST) 4
  Charles Casey (FL) 4
4. Dave Wells* (MS) 3
5. Mike Dennis* (MS) 2
  Rodger Bird (KY) 2
  Bill Clay* (MS) 2
  David Ray (AL) 2
  Tommy Tolleson (AL) 2
  Tommy Inman (MSST) 2
  Jack Harper (FL) 2

Plays From Scrimmage

1. Don Schwab (LAST) 165
2. Mike Dennis* (MS) 163
3. Rodger Bird (KY) 147
4. Tucker Frederickson (AUB) 143
5. Bob Sullins (VAND) 142
6. Hoyle Granger (MSST) 132
7. Joe Labruzzo (LAST) 127
8. Hal Wantland (TN) 123
9. Preston Ridlehuber (GA) 110
10. Steve Bowman (AL) 109
  Larry Dupree (FL) 109

Yards From Scrimmage

1. Rodger Bird (KY) 862
2. Mike Dennis* (MS) 847
3. Don Schwab (LAST) 712
4. Tucker Frederickson (AUB) 677
5. Charles Casey (FL) 673
6. Rick Kestner (KY) 639
7. Hoyle Granger (MSST) 635
8. Bob Sullins (VAND) 588
9. Joe Labruzzo (LAST) 569
10. Steve Bowman (AL) 563

Touchdowns From Scrimmage

1. Rodger Bird (KY) 9
2. Steve Bowman (AL) 8
3. Marcus Rhoden (MSST) 7
4. Mike Dennis* (MS) 6
  Preston Ridlehuber (GA) 6
  Joe Namath (AL) 6
  Jack Harper (FL) 6
  Rick Kestner (KY) 6
9. Hal Wantland (TN) 5
  Tucker Frederickson (AUB) 5
  Jim Weatherly* (MS) 5

Total Plays

1. Dave East (TLN) 274
2. Rick Norton (KY) 272
3. Jim Weatherly* (MS) 249
4. Dave Waller (VAND) 219
5. Steve Spurrier (FL) 216
6. Steve Sloan (AL) 167
7. Don Schwab (LAST) 160
8. Pat Screen (LAST) 157
9. Joe Namath (AL) 144
10. Jimmy Sidle (AUB) 140

Total Yards

1. Rick Norton (KY) 1319
2. Jim Weatherly* (MS) 1296
3. Steve Spurrier (FL) 1089
4. Steve Sloan (AL) 925
5. Joe Namath (AL) 889
6. Pat Screen (LAST) 763
7. Dave East (TLN) 737
8. Rodger Bird (KY) 724
9. Don Schwab (LAST) 683
10. Dave Waller (VAND) 650

Total Touchdowns

1. Rick Norton (KY) 11
2. Joe Namath (AL) 10
  Jim Weatherly* (MS) 10
4. Rodger Bird (KY) 8
  Steve Bowman (AL) 8
6. Steve Spurrier (FL) 7
7. Preston Ridlehuber (GA) 6
  Marcus Rhoden (MSST) 6
9. Billy Ezell (LAST) 5
  Tucker Frederickson (AUB) 5
  Tom Bryan (AUB) 5