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1973 Southeastern Conference Year Summary

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Record: 68-45-3, .599 W-L% (5th of 13) (Schedule and Results)

SRS: 10.31 (2nd of 13) ▪ SOS: 7.40 (3rd of 13)

Conference Champion: Alabama

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

Standings

Overall Conference Pts/G SRS
School W L T Pct W L T Pct Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
Alabama 11 1 0 .917 8 0 0 1.000 39.8 9.4 26.10 7.68
Louisiana State 9 3 0 .750 5 1 0 .833 22.3 14.1 17.86 10.36
Mississippi 6 5 0 .545 4 3 0 .571 18.4 16.1 8.45 6.82
Tennessee 8 4 0 .667 3 3 0 .500 24.3 20.6 11.31 6.97
Georgia 7 4 1 .625 3 4 0 .429 18.7 13.8 13.68 9.01
Florida 7 5 0 .583 3 4 0 .429 15.6 15.6 7.50 8.25
Kentucky 5 6 0 .455 3 4 0 .429 20.5 17.8 8.91 7.46
Auburn 6 6 0 .500 2 5 0 .286 14.2 16.1 6.94 8.78
Mississippi State 4 5 2 .455 2 5 0 .286 19.9 23.2 1.97 4.24
Vanderbilt 5 6 0 .455 1 5 0 .167 16.5 23.8 0.36 4.45

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 9/10 9/17 9/24 10/1 10/8 10/15 10/22 10/29 11/5 11/12 11/19 11/26 12/3 Final
Alabama 6 6 4 5 3 3 2 2 2 2 2 2 1 1 4
Louisiana State 16 15 11 10 10 10 9 9 7 7 7 7 8 13 13
Tennessee 9 9 10 9 9 8 10 14 11 16 16   19 20 19
Auburn 13 12 12 11         19            
Florida 15 14 15 16                      

6 Bowl Games

Date Bowl Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
1974-01-01 Orange Bowl Penn State 16 Louisiana State 9 Orange Bowl (Miami, FL)
1973-12-31 Sugar Bowl Notre Dame 24 Alabama 23 Sugar Bowl (New Orleans, LA)
1973-12-29 Gator Bowl Texas Tech 28 Tennessee 19 Gator Bowl (Jacksonville, FL)
1973-12-29 Sun Bowl Missouri 34 Auburn 17 Sun Bowl (El Paso, TX)
1973-12-28 Peach Bowl Georgia 17 Maryland 16 Peach Bowl (Atlanta, GA)
1973-12-22 Tangerine Bowl Miami (OH) 16 Florida 7 Tangerine Bowl (Gainesville, FL)

Conference Leaders

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Pass Completion Percentage

1. Condredge Holloway (Tennessee) 57.8
2. Fred Fisher (Vanderbilt) 54.7

Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. Condredge Holloway (Tennessee) 7.5
2. Fred Fisher (Vanderbilt) 6.2

Adjusted Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. Condredge Holloway (Tennessee) 7.6
2. Fred Fisher (Vanderbilt) 6.2

Passing Efficiency Rating

1. Condredge Holloway (Tennessee) 136.7
2. Fred Fisher (Vanderbilt) 118.0