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1968 Southeastern Conference Leaders

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Record: 60-38-8, .604 W-L% (1st of 12) (Schedule and Results)

SRS: 9.39 (2nd of 12) ▪ SOS: 6.89 (4th of 12)

Conference Champion: Georgia

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

Conference Leaders

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Pass Completions
1. Tommy Pharr (MSST) 173
2. Bubba Wyche (TN) 134
3. Archie Manning (MS) 127
4. Mike Cavan* (GA) 125
5. Scott Hunter (AL) 122
6. Loran Carter (AUB) 112
7. John Miller (VAND) 99
8. Mike Hillman (LAST) 64
9. Jackie Eckdahl (FL) 56
10. Larry Rentz (FL) 55
11. Stan Forston (KY) 48
12. Dave Bair (KY) 45
13. Fred Haynes (LAST) 40
14. Joe Kelley (AL) 34
15. Bobby Scott (TN) 26
16. Donnie Hampton* (GA) 25
17. Chuck Boyd (VAND) 18
18. Jimmy Gilbert (LAST) 15
19. Dwight Brisendine (AUB) 10
  David Smith (MSST) 10
Pass Attempts
1. Tommy Pharr (MSST) 319
2. Archie Manning (MS) 263
3. Loran Carter (AUB) 248
4. Bubba Wyche (TN) 237
5. Mike Cavan* (GA) 229
6. Scott Hunter (AL) 227
7. John Miller (VAND) 201
8. Stan Forston (KY) 129
9. Jackie Eckdahl (FL) 125
10. Mike Hillman (LAST) 118
11. Larry Rentz (FL) 105
12. Dave Bair (KY) 104
13. Fred Haynes (LAST) 70
14. Joe Kelley (AL) 60
15. Bobby Scott (TN) 55
16. Donnie Hampton* (GA) 52
17. Jimmy Gilbert (LAST) 32
18. Chuck Boyd (VAND) 28
19. Dwight Brisendine (AUB) 26
20. David Smith (MSST) 17
  Harold Peacock (FL) 17
Pass Completion Percentage
1. Bubba Wyche (TN) 56.5
2. Mike Cavan* (GA) 54.6
3. Tommy Pharr (MSST) 54.2
4. Scott Hunter (AL) 53.7
5. John Miller (VAND) 49.3
6. Archie Manning (MS) 48.3
7. Loran Carter (AUB) 45.2
Passing Yards
1. Tommy Pharr (MSST) 1838
2. Mike Cavan* (GA) 1722
3. Bubba Wyche (TN) 1539
4. Archie Manning (MS) 1510
5. Loran Carter (AUB) 1487
6. Scott Hunter (AL) 1471
7. John Miller (VAND) 1164
8. Mike Hillman (LAST) 787
9. Stan Forston (KY) 643
10. Dave Bair (KY) 591
11. Jackie Eckdahl (FL) 572
12. Larry Rentz (FL) 533
13. Fred Haynes (LAST) 497
14. Joe Kelley (AL) 331
15. Donnie Hampton* (GA) 324
16. Bobby Scott (TN) 322
17. Jimmy Gilbert (LAST) 239
18. David Smith (MSST) 192
19. Chuck Boyd (VAND) 180
20. Dwight Brisendine (AUB) 106
Passing Yards Per Attempt
1. Mike Cavan* (GA) 7.5
2. Bubba Wyche (TN) 6.5
3. Scott Hunter (AL) 6.5
4. Loran Carter (AUB) 6.0
5. John Miller (VAND) 5.8
6. Tommy Pharr (MSST) 5.8
7. Archie Manning (MS) 5.7
Adjusted Passing Yards Per Attempt
1. Bubba Wyche (TN) 6.3
2. Mike Cavan* (GA) 5.8
3. Scott Hunter (AL) 5.6
4. Tommy Pharr (MSST) 3.8
5. Archie Manning (MS) 3.4
6. Loran Carter (AUB) 3.3
7. John Miller (VAND) 2.3
Passing Touchdowns
1. Bubba Wyche (TN) 14
  Loran Carter (AUB) 14
3. Scott Hunter (AL) 10
4. Tommy Pharr (MSST) 9
  Mike Cavan* (GA) 9
6. Archie Manning (MS) 8
7. John Miller (VAND) 5
  Mike Hillman (LAST) 5
  Dave Bair (KY) 5
10. Bobby Scott (TN) 4
11. Jackie Eckdahl (FL) 2
Passing Interceptions
1. Loran Carter (AUB) 21
2. Tommy Pharr (MSST) 18
  John Miller (VAND) 18
4. Archie Manning (MS) 17
5. Mike Cavan* (GA) 13
6. Stan Forston (KY) 12
7. Dave Bair (KY) 10
8. Scott Hunter (AL) 9
9. Bubba Wyche (TN) 7
  Jackie Eckdahl (FL) 7
  Mike Hillman (LAST) 7
12. Dwight Brisendine (AUB) 4
13. Fred Haynes (LAST) 3
  Joe Kelley (AL) 3
  Donnie Hampton* (GA) 3
  Larry Rentz (FL) 3
  Jimmy Gilbert (LAST) 3
18. Don Farrar (MS) 2
  Bobby Scott (TN) 2
  Harold Peacock (FL) 2
Passing Efficiency Rating
1. Bubba Wyche (TN) 124.7
2. Mike Cavan* (GA) 119.4
3. Scott Hunter (AL) 114.8
4. Tommy Pharr (MSST) 100.7
5. Loran Carter (AUB) 97.2
6. Archie Manning (MS) 93.6
7. John Miller (VAND) 88.2
Rush Attempts
1. Brad Johnson* (GA) 156
2. Larry Smith (FL) 151
3. Bruce Kemp* (GA) 149
4. Allan Spear (VAND) 142
5. Tommy Pharr (MSST) 141
6. Tommy Allen (LAST) 135
7. Ed Morgan (AL) 134
  Dicky Lyons (KY) 134
9. Richard Pickens (TN) 133
10. Bo Bowen (MS) 132
11. Steve Hindman (MS) 129
12. Mike Cavan* (GA) 114
13. Tom Christian (FL) 112
14. Richmond Flowers (TN) 111
15. Archie Manning (MS) 110
  Dwight Hurston (AUB) 110
17. Bubba Wyche (TN) 104
18. Pete Moore (AL) 103
19. Larry Ellis (AUB) 100
20. Dick Beard (KY) 90
Rushing Yards
1. Richard Pickens (TN) 736
2. Larry Smith (FL) 690
3. Bruce Kemp* (GA) 573
4. Tom Christian (FL) 509
5. Brad Johnson* (GA) 501
6. Steve Hindman (MS) 475
7. Bo Bowen (MS) 469
8. Ed Morgan (AL) 450
9. Kenny Newfield (LAST) 441
10. Allan Spear (VAND) 438
11. Tommy Allen (LAST) 398
12. Dicky Lyons (KY) 392
13. Richmond Flowers (TN) 375
14. Dwight Hurston (AUB) 349
15. Pete Moore (AL) 341
16. Steve Farnsworth* (GA) 335
17. Dick Beard (KY) 318
18. Larry Ellis (AUB) 278
19. Fred Haynes (LAST) 274
20. Chuck Boyd (VAND) 272
Rushing Yards Per Attempt
1. Richard Pickens (TN) 5.5
2. Kenny Newfield (LAST) 5.2
3. Larry Smith (FL) 4.6
4. Tom Christian (FL) 4.5
5. Steve Farnsworth* (GA) 4.1
6. Raynard Makin (KY) 3.9
7. Bruce Kemp* (GA) 3.8
8. Steve Hindman (MS) 3.7
9. Pete Jilleba (AL) 3.6
10. Bo Bowen (MS) 3.6
11. Dick Beard (KY) 3.5
12. Fred Haynes (LAST) 3.4
13. Chuck Boyd (VAND) 3.4
14. Richmond Flowers (TN) 3.4
15. Ed Morgan (AL) 3.4
16. Pete Moore (AL) 3.3
17. Brad Johnson* (GA) 3.2
18. Dwight Hurston (AUB) 3.2
19. Allan Spear (VAND) 3.1
20. Tommy Allen (LAST) 2.9
Rushing Touchdowns
1. Dicky Lyons (KY) 8
2. Larry Smith (FL) 7
  Richmond Flowers (TN) 7
4. Tommy Allen (LAST) 5
  Archie Manning (MS) 5
  Brad Johnson* (GA) 5
  Dave Strong (VAND) 5
  Ed Morgan (AL) 5
9. Tom Christian (FL) 4
  Bruce Kemp* (GA) 4
  Steve Hindman (MS) 4
  Mike Currier (AUB) 4
  Mike Cavan* (GA) 4
  Donnie Hampton* (GA) 4
15. Dick Beard (KY) 3
  Steve Farnsworth* (GA) 3
  Mike LeBlanc (LAST) 3
  Frank Matte (LAST) 3
  Tommy Pharr (MSST) 3
  Allan Spear (VAND) 3
Receptions
1. Sammy Milner (MSST) 64
2. Curt Chesley (VAND) 48
3. Tim Christian (AUB) 47
4. Charles Whittemore* (GA) 45
5. Tommy Morel (LAST) 42
6. Kent Lawrence* (GA) 38
  David Smith (MSST) 38
8. Guy McTheny (FL) 34
  Ken DeLong (TN) 34
10. George Ranager (AL) 31
11. Vic King (KY) 29
  Phil Thompson (KY) 29
  Lester McClain (TN) 29
14. Hank Shows (MS) 27
  Floyd Franks (MS) 27
  Dennis Hughes* (GA) 27
17. Richmond Flowers (TN) 25
  Gary Kreis (TN) 25
19. Jim Yarbrough (FL) 24
20. Pete Jilleba (AL) 23
Receiving Yards
1. Sammy Milner (MSST) 909
2. Charles Whittemore* (GA) 664
3. Tim Christian (AUB) 623
4. Tommy Morel (LAST) 564
5. Kent Lawrence* (GA) 555
6. Curt Chesley (VAND) 543
7. George Ranager (AL) 499
8. Dennis Hughes* (GA) 498
9. David Smith (MSST) 425
10. Phil Thompson (KY) 397
11. Ken DeLong (TN) 393
12. Vic King (KY) 375
13. Guy McTheny (FL) 347
14. Vernon Studdard (MS) 340
15. Gary Kreis (TN) 334
16. Lester McClain (TN) 329
17. Donnie Sutton (AL) 325
18. Floyd Franks (MS) 319
19. Connie Frederick (AUB) 293
20. Hank Shows (MS) 276
Receiving Yards Per Reception
1. Dennis Hughes* (GA) 18.4
2. Vernon Studdard (MS) 17.0
3. George Ranager (AL) 16.1
4. Donnie Sutton (AL) 15.5
5. Charles Whittemore* (GA) 14.8
6. Connie Frederick (AUB) 14.7
7. Kent Lawrence* (GA) 14.6
8. Sammy Milner (MSST) 14.2
9. Phil Thompson (KY) 13.7
10. Tommy Morel (LAST) 13.4
11. Gary Kreis (TN) 13.4
12. Tim Christian (AUB) 13.3
13. Vic King (KY) 12.9
14. Floyd Franks (MS) 11.8
15. Ken DeLong (TN) 11.6
16. Jim Yarbrough (FL) 11.5
17. Lester McClain (TN) 11.3
18. Curt Chesley (VAND) 11.3
19. David Smith (MSST) 11.2
20. Riley Myers (MS) 10.4
Receiving Touchdowns
1. Tim Christian (AUB) 7
2. Lester McClain (TN) 6
3. Sammy Milner (MSST) 5
4. George Ranager (AL) 4
  Gary Kreis (TN) 4
  Dennis Hughes* (GA) 4
  Donnie Sutton (AL) 4
8. Steve Hindman (MS) 3
  Ken DeLong (TN) 3
  Connie Frederick (AUB) 3
  Dicky Lyons (KY) 3
  Kent Lawrence* (GA) 3
  Mike Currier (AUB) 3
14. Bobby Gossett (MSST) 2
  Paul Martin (KY) 2
  Floyd Franks (MS) 2
  Tommy Morel (LAST) 2
  Charles Whittemore* (GA) 2
  Chick McGeehan (TN) 2
  Jim Yarbrough (FL) 2
  Dave Strong (VAND) 2
  Jim Cunningham (VAND) 2
Plays From Scrimmage
1. Brad Johnson* (GA) 169
2. Larry Smith (FL) 164
3. Allan Spear (VAND) 155
4. Bruce Kemp* (GA) 152
5. Steve Hindman (MS) 150
6. Dicky Lyons (KY) 145
7. Tommy Pharr (MSST) 144
  Richard Pickens (TN) 144
9. Bo Bowen (MS) 143
10. Ed Morgan (AL) 140
11. Tommy Allen (LAST) 139
12. Richmond Flowers (TN) 136
13. Dwight Hurston (AUB) 125
14. Tom Christian (FL) 118
15. Mike Cavan* (GA) 114
  Pete Moore (AL) 114
17. Archie Manning (MS) 111
18. Larry Ellis (AUB) 107
19. Bubba Wyche (TN) 104
20. Kenny Newfield (LAST) 96
Yards From Scrimmage
1. Sammy Milner (MSST) 909
2. Larry Smith (FL) 847
3. Richard Pickens (TN) 832
4. Steve Hindman (MS) 672
5. Charles Whittemore* (GA) 664
6. Kent Lawrence* (GA) 661
7. Tim Christian (AUB) 623
8. Bo Bowen (MS) 602
9. Dicky Lyons (KY) 593
10. Allan Spear (VAND) 589
11. Bruce Kemp* (GA) 578
12. Dwight Hurston (AUB) 577
13. Ed Morgan (AL) 576
14. Tommy Morel (LAST) 564
15. Tom Christian (FL) 558
16. Kenny Newfield (LAST) 556
17. Richmond Flowers (TN) 555
18. Brad Johnson* (GA) 548
19. Curt Chesley (VAND) 543
20. George Ranager (AL) 499
Touchdowns From Scrimmage
1. Dicky Lyons (KY) 11
2. Tim Christian (AUB) 7
  Richmond Flowers (TN) 7
  Mike Currier (AUB) 7
  Larry Smith (FL) 7
  Dave Strong (VAND) 7
  Steve Hindman (MS) 7
8. Lester McClain (TN) 6
  Brad Johnson* (GA) 6
10. Tommy Allen (LAST) 5
  Ed Morgan (AL) 5
  Archie Manning (MS) 5
  Sammy Milner (MSST) 5
14. Kent Lawrence* (GA) 4
  George Ranager (AL) 4
  Mike Cavan* (GA) 4
  Tom Christian (FL) 4
  Gary Kreis (TN) 4
  Donnie Hampton* (GA) 4
  Dennis Hughes* (GA) 4
  Donnie Sutton (AL) 4
  Bruce Kemp* (GA) 4
  Allan Spear (VAND) 4
Total Plays
1. Tommy Pharr (MSST) 460
2. Archie Manning (MS) 373
3. Mike Cavan* (GA) 343
4. Bubba Wyche (TN) 341
5. Loran Carter (AUB) 296
6. John Miller (VAND) 283
7. Scott Hunter (AL) 275
8. Jackie Eckdahl (FL) 191
9. Stan Forston (KY) 177
10. Larry Rentz (FL) 164
11. Brad Johnson* (GA) 156
  Larry Smith (FL) 156
13. Dave Bair (KY) 153
14. Fred Haynes (LAST) 150
15. Bruce Kemp* (GA) 149
16. Mike Hillman (LAST) 144
17. Allan Spear (VAND) 142
18. Dicky Lyons (KY) 136
19. Tommy Allen (LAST) 135
  Ed Morgan (AL) 135
Total Yards
1. Tommy Pharr (MSST) 2077
2. Mike Cavan* (GA) 1789
3. Archie Manning (MS) 1718
4. Bubba Wyche (TN) 1502
5. Loran Carter (AUB) 1440
6. Scott Hunter (AL) 1428
7. John Miller (VAND) 1197
8. Mike Hillman (LAST) 802
9. Fred Haynes (LAST) 771
10. Jackie Eckdahl (FL) 746
11. Richard Pickens (TN) 736
12. Stan Forston (KY) 721
13. Larry Smith (FL) 690
14. Dave Bair (KY) 603
15. Larry Rentz (FL) 574
16. Bruce Kemp* (GA) 573
17. Tom Christian (FL) 509
18. Brad Johnson* (GA) 501
19. Steve Hindman (MS) 475
20. Bo Bowen (MS) 469
Total Touchdowns
1. Bubba Wyche (TN) 15
  Loran Carter (AUB) 15
3. Mike Cavan* (GA) 13
  Archie Manning (MS) 13
5. Tommy Pharr (MSST) 12
6. Scott Hunter (AL) 11
7. Dicky Lyons (KY) 8
8. Mike Hillman (LAST) 7
  Richmond Flowers (TN) 7
  John Miller (VAND) 7
  Larry Smith (FL) 7
12. Tommy Allen (LAST) 5
  Bobby Scott (TN) 5
  Dave Bair (KY) 5
  Brad Johnson* (GA) 5
  Ed Morgan (AL) 5
  Donnie Hampton* (GA) 5
  Dave Strong (VAND) 5
19. Steve Hindman (MS) 4
  Bruce Kemp* (GA) 4
  Tom Christian (FL) 4
  Mike Currier (AUB) 4