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1966 Southeastern Conference Year Summary

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Record: 61-42-2, .590 W-L% (6th of 12) (Schedule and Results)

SRS: 9.88 (1st of 12) ▪ SOS: 7.15 (2nd of 12)

Conference Champion: Alabama and Georgia

Ranked in Preseason AP Poll:(Alabama and Tennessee)
Ranked in Final AP Poll:(Alabama and Georgia)

Standings

Overall Conference Pts/G SRS
School W L T Pct W L T Pct Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
Alabama 11 0 0 1.000 6 0 0 1.000 27.4 4.0 23.75 3.84
Georgia 10 1 0 .909 5 0 0 1.000 21.4 8.9 16.53 5.35
Florida 9 2 0 .818 4 1 0 .800 24.1 13.4 17.16 6.98
Mississippi 8 3 0 .727 5 2 0 .714 15.5 5.9 17.58 9.03
Tennessee 8 3 0 .727 3 2 0 .600 21.8 9.0 16.17 5.54
Louisiana State 5 4 1 .550 2 3 0 .400 13.5 12.4 9.04 8.54
Kentucky 3 6 1 .350 2 4 0 .333 10.7 19.6 0.32 6.92
Auburn 4 6 0 .400 1 5 0 .167 10.4 16.2 2.71 7.21
Mississippi State 2 8 0 .200 0 6 0 .000 7.5 17.6 -0.04 9.46
Vanderbilt 1 9 0 .100 0 5 0 .000 7.2 23.7 -4.39 8.61

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 11/28 Final
Alabama 1 3 3 4 3 4 4 4 3 3 3 3 3
Georgia                 9 9 7 4 4
Florida       10 8 8 7 7     9    
Tennessee 10   10 8       10 10        

5 Bowl Games

Date Bowl Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
1967-01-02 Orange Bowl Florida 27 Georgia Tech 12 Orange Bowl (Miami, FL)
1967-01-02 Sugar Bowl Alabama 34 Nebraska 7 Sugar Bowl (New Orleans, LA)
1966-12-31 Cotton Bowl Georgia 24 Southern Methodist 9 Cotton Bowl (Dallas, TX)
1966-12-31 Gator Bowl Tennessee 18 Syracuse 12 Gator Bowl (Jacksonville, FL)
1966-12-17 Bluebonnet Bowl Texas 19 Mississippi 0 Bluebonnet Bowl (Houston, TX)

Conference Leaders

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Pass Completion Percentage

1. Steve Spurrier (Florida) 61.5
2. Dewey Warren (Tennessee) 59.4
3. Don Saget (Mississippi State) 41.6
4. Gary Davis (Vanderbilt) 40.5

Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. Dewey Warren (Tennessee) 7.5
2. Steve Spurrier (Florida) 6.9
3. Gary Davis (Vanderbilt) 5.1
4. Don Saget (Mississippi State) 4.5

Adjusted Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. Dewey Warren (Tennessee) 7.7
2. Steve Spurrier (Florida) 6.8
3. Gary Davis (Vanderbilt) 2.4

Passing Efficiency Rating

1. Dewey Warren (Tennessee) 142.2
2. Steve Spurrier (Florida) 132.2
3. Gary Davis (Vanderbilt) 71.4
4. Don Saget (Mississippi State) 65.6

Receiving Yards Per Reception

1. Larry Seiple (Kentucky) 17.8
2. Dennis Homan (Alabama) 16.4
3. Dan Spanish (Kentucky) 15.7
4. Johnny Mills (Tennessee) 15.1
5. Ray Perkins (Alabama) 14.8
6. Freddie Hyatt (Auburn) 14.4
7. Richard Trapp (Florida) 13.8
8. Mac Haik* (Mississippi) 12.8
9. Austin Denney (Tennessee) 12.6
10. Marcus Rhoden (Mississippi State) 11.8