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1977 Southeastern Conference Leaders

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Record*: 61-50-1, .549 W-L% (5th 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)

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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. 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. Derrick Ramsey (KY) 5.7

Adjusted Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. Mike Wright (VAND) 5.5
2. Derrick Ramsey (KY) 4.8
3. Bruce Threadgill (MSST) 4.0

Passing Touchdowns

1. Steve Ensminger (LAST) 9
2. Jeff Rutledge (AL) 8
3. Bruce Threadgill (MSST) 7
4. Terry LeCount (FL) 6
  Derrick Ramsey (KY) 6
6. Mike Wright (VAND) 5
7. John Crane (AUB) 4
  Jimmy Streater (TN) 4
  Tim Ellis (MS) 4
10. Bobby Garner (MS) 3
  David Woodley (LAST) 3
12. Mike Deaton (KY) 2
  Charlie Trotman (AUB) 2
  John Brantley (FL) 2
  Jeff Pyburn (GA) 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. Jeff Pyburn (GA) 6
  Derrick Ramsey (KY) 6
8. Jeff Rutledge (AL) 5
  Charlie Trotman (AUB) 5
10. David Culley (VAND) 4
  Jimmy Streater (TN) 4
  Pat Ryan (TN) 4
  Steve Ensminger (LAST) 4
14. Randy Cook (GA) 3
  Dwayne Brown (MSST) 3
16. Randy Hampton (VAND) 2
  Bobby Garner (MS) 2
  David Woodley (LAST) 2
  Cris Collinsworth (FL) 2

Passing Efficiency Rating

1. Mike Wright (VAND) 106.5
2. Derrick Ramsey (KY) 100.5
3. 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. Joe Dipre (KY) 116
  Willie McClendon (GA) 116
17. Dennis Johnson (MSST) 114
18. Leon Perry (MS) 110
19. Jeff Rutledge (AL) 109
20. Bobby Garner (MS) 107
  James Brooks (AUB) 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. Jimmy Streater (TN) 8
  Kelsey Finch (TN) 8
6. James Storey (MS) 7
7. Steve Ensminger (LAST) 6
  Wes Chandler (FL) 6
9. Kevin McLee (GA) 5
  Johnny Davis (AL) 5
  William Andrews (AUB) 5
12. Willie Wilder (FL) 4
  Jeff Pyburn (GA) 4
  Joe Cribbs (AUB) 4
  Tim Ellis (MS) 4
  James Jones (MSST) 4
  Willie McClendon (GA) 4
  Jeff Rutledge (AL) 4
  Bobby Garner (MS) 4
  Len Copeland (MSST) 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. Carlos Carson (LAST) 23
  Curtis Weathers (MS) 23
  Preston Brown (VAND) 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. Dennis Johnson (MSST) 14
  Derrick Gaffney (FL) 14
  Felix Wilson (KY) 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. Martin Cox (VAND) 3
  James Storey (MS) 3
  Felix Wilson (KY) 3
  Byron Franklin (AUB) 3
  Keith Pugh (AL) 3
10. Rick Neal (AL) 2
  Dave Trosper (KY) 2
  Dennis Johnson (MSST) 2
  Mardye McDole (MSST) 2
  Jeff Moore (TN) 2
  Derrick Gaffney (FL) 2
  Billy Arbo (TN) 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. Carlos Carson (LAST) 10
  James Storey (MS) 10
7. Kelsey Finch (TN) 9
8. Jimmy Streater (TN) 8
9. Steve Ensminger (LAST) 6
10. Len Copeland (MSST) 5
  Johnny Davis (AL) 5
  Kevin McLee (GA) 5
  William Andrews (AUB) 5
14. Willie Wilder (FL) 4
  Jeff Pyburn (GA) 4
  Dennis Johnson (MSST) 4
  Bobby Garner (MS) 4
  Jeff Rutledge (AL) 4
  James Jones (MSST) 4
  Willie McClendon (GA) 4
  Tim Ellis (MS) 4
  Ozzie Newsome (AL) 4
  Joe Cribbs (AUB) 4
  Curtis Weathers (MS) 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. Jimmy Streater (TN) 12
  Jeff Rutledge (AL) 12
7. Terry LeCount (FL) 9
8. Kelsey Finch (TN) 8
  Tim Ellis (MS) 8
  Mike Wright (VAND) 8
  Bruce Threadgill (MSST) 8
12. Bobby Garner (MS) 7
  James Storey (MS) 7
14. Wes Chandler (FL) 6
  David Woodley (LAST) 6
  Jeff Pyburn (GA) 6
  John Crane (AUB) 6
18. Kevin McLee (GA) 5
  William Andrews (AUB) 5
  Johnny Davis (AL) 5