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1977 Southeastern Conference Leaders

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Record*: 61-50-1, .549 W-L% (1st of 15) (Schedule and Results)
*W-L-T adjusted to 58-53-1 by NCAA.

SRS: 9.33 (1st of 15) ▪ SOS: 7.84 (4th of 15)

Conference Champion: Alabama

Ranked in Preseason AP Poll:(Alabama, Florida, Georgia and Mississippi State)
Ranked in Final AP Poll:(Alabama and Kentucky)

Conference Leaders

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Pass Completions
1. Mike Wright (VAND) 106
2. Bruce Threadgill (MSST) 91
3. Derrick Ramsey (KY) 74
4. Steve Ensminger (LAST) 71
5. Jeff Rutledge (AL) 64
6. Terry LeCount (FL) 62
7. Jimmy Streater (TN) 59
8. John Crane (AUB) 43
9. Tim Ellis (MS) 35
10. Bobby Garner (MS) 33
11. Pat Ryan (TN) 27
12. Jeff Pyburn (GA) 25
13. Charlie Trotman (AUB) 23
14. David Culley (VAND) 16
15. Randy Hampton (VAND) 15
16. John Brantley (FL) 14
17. Randy Cook (GA) 12
  David Woodley (LAST) 12
19. Steve Rogers (GA) 11
20. Joe Hough (TN) 10
Pass Attempts
1. Bruce Threadgill (MSST) 219
2. Mike Wright (VAND) 211
3. Steve Ensminger (LAST) 159
4. Derrick Ramsey (KY) 156
5. Terry LeCount (FL) 134
6. John Crane (AUB) 108
7. Jeff Rutledge (AL) 107
8. Jimmy Streater (TN) 105
9. Tim Ellis (MS) 78
10. Pat Ryan (TN) 65
11. Bobby Garner (MS) 56
12. Jeff Pyburn (GA) 55
13. Charlie Trotman (AUB) 47
14. Randy Cook (GA) 41
15. David Culley (VAND) 39
16. David Woodley (LAST) 36
17. Randy Hampton (VAND) 33
18. John Brantley (FL) 31
19. Mike Deaton (KY) 27
20. Steve Rogers (GA) 24
Pass Completion Percentage
1. Mike Wright (VAND) 50.2
2. Derrick Ramsey (KY) 47.4
3. Steve Ensminger (LAST) 44.7
4. Bruce Threadgill (MSST) 41.6
Passing Yards
1. Mike Wright (VAND) 1383
2. Bruce Threadgill (MSST) 1317
3. Jeff Rutledge (AL) 1207
4. Steve Ensminger (LAST) 952
5. Derrick Ramsey (KY) 892
6. Terry LeCount (FL) 848
7. Jimmy Streater (TN) 742
8. John Crane (AUB) 679
9. Tim Ellis (MS) 551
10. Bobby Garner (MS) 462
11. Charlie Trotman (AUB) 389
12. Pat Ryan (TN) 355
13. Jeff Pyburn (GA) 312
14. David Woodley (LAST) 212
15. John Brantley (FL) 181
16. Mike Deaton (KY) 161
17. David Culley (VAND) 159
18. Randy Hampton (VAND) 141
19. Cris Collinsworth (FL) 128
20. Joe Hough (TN) 125
Passing Yards Per Attempt
1. Mike Wright (VAND) 6.6
2. Bruce Threadgill (MSST) 6.0
3. Steve Ensminger (LAST) 6.0
4. Derrick Ramsey (KY) 5.7
Adjusted Passing Yards Per Attempt
1. Steve Ensminger (LAST) 6.0
2. Mike Wright (VAND) 5.5
3. Derrick Ramsey (KY) 4.8
4. Bruce Threadgill (MSST) 4.0
Passing Touchdowns
1. Steve Ensminger (LAST) 9
2. Jeff Rutledge (AL) 8
3. Bruce Threadgill (MSST) 7
4. Derrick Ramsey (KY) 6
  Terry LeCount (FL) 6
6. Mike Wright (VAND) 5
7. Jimmy Streater (TN) 4
  Tim Ellis (MS) 4
  John Crane (AUB) 4
10. David Woodley (LAST) 3
  Bobby Garner (MS) 3
12. Charlie Trotman (AUB) 2
  Jeff Pyburn (GA) 2
  John Brantley (FL) 2
  Mike Deaton (KY) 2
Passing Interceptions
1. Bruce Threadgill (MSST) 13
2. John Crane (AUB) 10
3. Terry LeCount (FL) 9
4. Tim Ellis (MS) 8
5. Mike Wright (VAND) 7
6. Derrick Ramsey (KY) 6
  Jeff Pyburn (GA) 6
8. Charlie Trotman (AUB) 5
  Jeff Rutledge (AL) 5
10. Jimmy Streater (TN) 4
  David Culley (VAND) 4
  Pat Ryan (TN) 4
  Steve Ensminger (LAST) 4
14. Randy Cook (GA) 3
  Dwayne Brown (MSST) 3
16. Cris Collinsworth (FL) 2
  David Woodley (LAST) 2
  Randy Hampton (VAND) 2
  Bobby Garner (MS) 2
Passing Efficiency Rating
1. Steve Ensminger (LAST) 108.6
2. Mike Wright (VAND) 106.5
3. Derrick Ramsey (KY) 100.5
4. Bruce Threadgill (MSST) 90.7
Rush Attempts
1. Charles Alexander (LAST) 311
2. Johnny Davis (AL) 182
3. Kevin McLee (GA) 178
4. Joe Cribbs (AUB) 161
5. Mike Wright (VAND) 159
  Derrick Ramsey (KY) 159
7. Kelsey Finch (TN) 154
8. James Storey (MS) 143
  Bruce Threadgill (MSST) 143
10. William Andrews (AUB) 137
11. Jimmy Streater (TN) 136
12. Frank Mordica (VAND) 133
13. Terry LeCount (FL) 130
14. Tony Green (FL) 119
15. Willie McClendon (GA) 116
  Joe Dipre (KY) 116
17. Dennis Johnson (MSST) 114
18. Leon Perry (MS) 110
19. Jeff Rutledge (AL) 109
20. James Brooks (AUB) 107
  Bobby Garner (MS) 107
Rushing Yards
1. Charles Alexander (LAST) 1686
2. Johnny Davis (AL) 931
3. Joe Cribbs (AUB) 872
4. Kelsey Finch (TN) 770
5. Kevin McLee (GA) 717
6. Willie McClendon (GA) 705
7. Tony Green (FL) 696
8. Tony Nathan (AL) 642
9. William Andrews (AUB) 635
10. Terry LeCount (FL) 628
11. Derrick Ramsey (KY) 618
12. James Storey (MS) 564
13. Dennis Johnson (MSST) 529
14. Willie Wilder (FL) 495
15. Leon Perry (MS) 479
16. James Brooks (AUB) 467
17. Frank Mordica (VAND) 449
18. Freddie Lee Williams (MS) 433
19. James Jones (MSST) 400
20. Joe Dipre (KY) 399
Rushing Yards Per Attempt
1. Tony Nathan (AL) 6.2
2. Willie McClendon (GA) 6.1
3. Tony Green (FL) 5.8
4. Willie Wilder (FL) 5.7
5. Charles Alexander (LAST) 5.4
6. Joe Cribbs (AUB) 5.4
7. Freddie Lee Williams (MS) 5.4
8. Johnny Davis (AL) 5.1
9. Kelsey Finch (TN) 5.0
10. Terry LeCount (FL) 4.8
11. Dennis Johnson (MSST) 4.6
12. William Andrews (AUB) 4.6
13. James Brooks (AUB) 4.4
14. Leon Perry (MS) 4.4
15. Randy Brooks (KY) 4.2
16. Kevin McLee (GA) 4.0
17. James Storey (MS) 3.9
18. Tim Ellis (MS) 3.9
19. Jerry Murphree (LAST) 3.9
20. Derrick Ramsey (KY) 3.9
Rushing Touchdowns
1. Charles Alexander (LAST) 17
2. Tony Nathan (AL) 15
3. Derrick Ramsey (KY) 13
4. Kelsey Finch (TN) 8
  Jimmy Streater (TN) 8
6. James Storey (MS) 7
7. Wes Chandler (FL) 6
  Steve Ensminger (LAST) 6
9. Johnny Davis (AL) 5
  Kevin McLee (GA) 5
  William Andrews (AUB) 5
12. Willie Wilder (FL) 4
  James Jones (MSST) 4
  Len Copeland (MSST) 4
  Bobby Garner (MS) 4
  Jeff Rutledge (AL) 4
  Willie McClendon (GA) 4
  Tim Ellis (MS) 4
  Joe Cribbs (AUB) 4
  Jeff Pyburn (GA) 4
Receptions
1. Martin Cox (VAND) 48
2. Ozzie Newsome (AL) 36
3. Reggie Harper (TN) 30
4. Mardye McDole (MSST) 29
5. Dave Trosper (KY) 25
  Wes Chandler (FL) 25
7. Curtis Weathers (MS) 23
  Preston Brown (VAND) 23
  Carlos Carson (LAST) 23
10. Robert Chatman (MSST) 22
11. Hal Kemp (VAND) 21
12. Billy Arbo (TN) 20
13. Mike Quintela (LAST) 18
  Jeff Moore (TN) 18
15. Ed Parrish (VAND) 16
16. Felix Wilson (KY) 14
  Derrick Gaffney (FL) 14
  Dennis Johnson (MSST) 14
19. Jesse Murray (GA) 13
  Byron Franklin (AUB) 13
Receiving Yards
1. Ozzie Newsome (AL) 804
2. Martin Cox (VAND) 783
3. Carlos Carson (LAST) 552
4. Mardye McDole (MSST) 510
5. Wes Chandler (FL) 490
6. Curtis Weathers (MS) 395
7. Byron Franklin (AUB) 389
8. Hal Kemp (VAND) 350
9. Dave Trosper (KY) 340
10. Reggie Harper (TN) 331
11. Derrick Gaffney (FL) 319
12. Billy Arbo (TN) 314
13. Jeff Moore (TN) 275
14. Robert Chatman (MSST) 266
15. Felix Wilson (KY) 247
16. Breck Tyler (MSST) 233
17. Jesse Murray (GA) 216
18. Mike Quintela (LAST) 215
19. Tony Stephens (FL) 187
20. Keith Pugh (AL) 181
Receiving Yards Per Reception
1. Carlos Carson (LAST) 24.0
2. Ozzie Newsome (AL) 22.3
3. Wes Chandler (FL) 19.6
4. Mardye McDole (MSST) 17.6
5. Curtis Weathers (MS) 17.2
6. Hal Kemp (VAND) 16.7
7. Martin Cox (VAND) 16.3
8. Dave Trosper (KY) 13.6
9. Robert Chatman (MSST) 12.1
10. Reggie Harper (TN) 11.0
11. Preston Brown (VAND) 6.3
Receiving Touchdowns
1. Carlos Carson (LAST) 10
2. Wes Chandler (FL) 6
3. Ozzie Newsome (AL) 4
  Curtis Weathers (MS) 4
5. James Storey (MS) 3
  Felix Wilson (KY) 3
  Byron Franklin (AUB) 3
  Keith Pugh (AL) 3
  Martin Cox (VAND) 3
10. Jeff Moore (TN) 2
  Derrick Gaffney (FL) 2
  Mardye McDole (MSST) 2
  Billy Arbo (TN) 2
  Rick Neal (AL) 2
  Dennis Johnson (MSST) 2
  Dave Trosper (KY) 2
Plays From Scrimmage
1. Charles Alexander (LAST) 323
2. Johnny Davis (AL) 184
3. Kevin McLee (GA) 183
4. Joe Cribbs (AUB) 167
5. Kelsey Finch (TN) 160
6. Derrick Ramsey (KY) 159
  Mike Wright (VAND) 159
8. James Storey (MS) 150
9. Bruce Threadgill (MSST) 143
10. Frank Mordica (VAND) 141
11. William Andrews (AUB) 140
12. Jimmy Streater (TN) 136
13. Terry LeCount (FL) 131
14. Dennis Johnson (MSST) 128
15. Tony Green (FL) 126
16. Joe Dipre (KY) 119
17. James Brooks (AUB) 118
18. Willie McClendon (GA) 117
19. Leon Perry (MS) 111
20. Jeff Rutledge (AL) 109
Yards From Scrimmage
1. Charles Alexander (LAST) 1766
2. Johnny Davis (AL) 980
3. Joe Cribbs (AUB) 923
4. Kelsey Finch (TN) 846
5. Wes Chandler (FL) 843
6. Ozzie Newsome (AL) 804
7. Martin Cox (VAND) 783
8. Kevin McLee (GA) 747
9. Tony Green (FL) 730
10. Willie McClendon (GA) 710
11. Dennis Johnson (MSST) 705
12. James Storey (MS) 676
13. Tony Nathan (AL) 665
14. William Andrews (AUB) 663
15. Terry LeCount (FL) 645
16. Derrick Ramsey (KY) 618
17. James Brooks (AUB) 588
18. Carlos Carson (LAST) 553
19. Frank Mordica (VAND) 526
20. Mardye McDole (MSST) 510
Touchdowns From Scrimmage
1. Charles Alexander (LAST) 17
2. Tony Nathan (AL) 15
3. Derrick Ramsey (KY) 13
4. Wes Chandler (FL) 12
5. James Storey (MS) 10
  Carlos Carson (LAST) 10
7. Kelsey Finch (TN) 9
8. Jimmy Streater (TN) 8
9. Steve Ensminger (LAST) 6
10. Johnny Davis (AL) 5
  Len Copeland (MSST) 5
  Kevin McLee (GA) 5
  William Andrews (AUB) 5
14. Bobby Garner (MS) 4
  Dennis Johnson (MSST) 4
  Curtis Weathers (MS) 4
  James Jones (MSST) 4
  Willie Wilder (FL) 4
  Jeff Pyburn (GA) 4
  Willie McClendon (GA) 4
  Tim Ellis (MS) 4
  Ozzie Newsome (AL) 4
  Joe Cribbs (AUB) 4
  Jeff Rutledge (AL) 4
Total Plays
1. Mike Wright (VAND) 370
2. Bruce Threadgill (MSST) 362
3. Derrick Ramsey (KY) 315
4. Charles Alexander (LAST) 312
5. Terry LeCount (FL) 264
6. Jimmy Streater (TN) 241
7. Steve Ensminger (LAST) 230
8. Jeff Rutledge (AL) 216
9. John Crane (AUB) 188
10. Johnny Davis (AL) 182
11. Kevin McLee (GA) 178
12. Bobby Garner (MS) 163
13. Joe Cribbs (AUB) 161
14. Jeff Pyburn (GA) 156
15. Tim Ellis (MS) 155
16. Kelsey Finch (TN) 154
17. James Storey (MS) 143
18. William Andrews (AUB) 137
19. Frank Mordica (VAND) 133
20. Tony Green (FL) 120
Total Yards
1. Charles Alexander (LAST) 1703
2. Bruce Threadgill (MSST) 1591
3. Mike Wright (VAND) 1571
4. Jeff Rutledge (AL) 1518
5. Derrick Ramsey (KY) 1510
6. Terry LeCount (FL) 1476
7. Steve Ensminger (LAST) 1158
8. Jimmy Streater (TN) 1139
9. Johnny Davis (AL) 931
10. Joe Cribbs (AUB) 872
11. Tim Ellis (MS) 854
12. John Crane (AUB) 850
13. Kelsey Finch (TN) 770
14. Kevin McLee (GA) 717
15. Tony Green (FL) 713
16. Willie McClendon (GA) 705
17. Bobby Garner (MS) 690
18. Tony Nathan (AL) 662
19. Jeff Pyburn (GA) 660
20. William Andrews (AUB) 635
Total Touchdowns
1. Derrick Ramsey (KY) 19
2. Charles Alexander (LAST) 17
3. Tony Nathan (AL) 16
4. Steve Ensminger (LAST) 15
5. Jeff Rutledge (AL) 12
  Jimmy Streater (TN) 12
7. Terry LeCount (FL) 9
8. Tim Ellis (MS) 8
  Kelsey Finch (TN) 8
  Mike Wright (VAND) 8
  Bruce Threadgill (MSST) 8
12. James Storey (MS) 7
  Bobby Garner (MS) 7
14. John Crane (AUB) 6
  David Woodley (LAST) 6
  Wes Chandler (FL) 6
  Jeff Pyburn (GA) 6
18. Kevin McLee (GA) 5
  Johnny Davis (AL) 5
  William Andrews (AUB) 5