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1979 Southeastern Conference Schedule and Results

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Record: 53-59-1, .473 W-L% (12th of 14) (Schedule and Results)

SRS: 6.35 (6th of 14) ▪ SOS: 5.94 (5th of 14)

Conference Champion: Alabama

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

30 Games

Only Ranked Teams ▪ Conference games only
Rk Date Day Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
1 Sep 29, 1979 Sat (2) Alabama 66 @ Vanderbilt 3
2 Sep 29, 1979 Sat Mississippi State 24 Florida 10 Jackson, MS
3 Sep 29, 1979 Sat Tennessee 35 Auburn 17
Rk Date Day Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
4 Oct 6, 1979 Sat Georgia 24 @ Mississippi 21
5 Oct 6, 1979 Sat (17) Louisiana State 20 Florida 3
6 Oct 6, 1979 Sat Mississippi State 28 (19) Tennessee 9 Memphis, TN
Rk Date Day Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
7 Oct 13, 1979 Sat (2) Alabama 40 @ Florida 0
8 Oct 13, 1979 Sat (18) Auburn 52 Vanderbilt 35
9 Oct 13, 1979 Sat Georgia 21 (13) Louisiana State 14
10 Oct 13, 1979 Sat Kentucky 14 Mississippi 3
Rk Date Day Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
11 Oct 20, 1979 Sat (1) Alabama 27 (18) Tennessee 17 Birmingham, AL
12 Oct 20, 1979 Sat Georgia 31 @ Vanderbilt 10
13 Oct 20, 1979 Sat Louisiana State 23 Kentucky 19
Rk Date Day Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
14 Oct 27, 1979 Sat Georgia 20 Kentucky 6
15 Oct 27, 1979 Sat Mississippi 63 Vanderbilt 28
Rk Date Day Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
16 Nov 3, 1979 Sat (1) Alabama 24 Mississippi State 7
17 Nov 3, 1979 Sat (20) Auburn 19 Florida 13
18 Nov 3, 1979 Sat Louisiana State 28 @ Mississippi 24 Jackson, MS
Rk Date Day Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
19 Nov 10, 1979 Sat (1) Alabama 3 @ Louisiana State 0
20 Nov 10, 1979 Sat (16) Auburn 14 Mississippi State 3
21 Nov 10, 1979 Sat Georgia 33 Florida 10 Jacksonville, FL
22 Nov 10, 1979 Sat Kentucky 29 @ Vanderbilt 10
Rk Date Day Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
23 Nov 17, 1979 Sat (15) Auburn 33 @ Georgia 13
24 Nov 17, 1979 Sat Kentucky 31 @ Florida 3
25 Nov 17, 1979 Sat Louisiana State 21 Mississippi State 3
26 Nov 17, 1979 Sat Mississippi 44 (19) Tennessee 20 Jackson, MS
Rk Date Day Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
27 Nov 24, 1979 Sat Mississippi 14 Mississippi State 9 Jackson, MS
28 Nov 24, 1979 Sat Tennessee 20 @ Kentucky 17
Rk Date Day Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
29 Dec 1, 1979 Sat (1) Alabama 25 (14) Auburn 18 Birmingham, AL
30 Dec 1, 1979 Sat Tennessee 31 Vanderbilt 10