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1986 Southeastern Conference Leaders

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Record: 70-45-2, .607 W-L% (1st of 10) (Schedule and Results)

SRS: 6.26 (2nd of 10) ▪ SOS: 2.46 (3rd of 10)

Conference Champion: Louisiana State

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

Conference Leaders

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Pass Completions
1. Tommy Hodson (LAST) 175
2. Bill Ransdell (KY) 151
3. Jeff Francis (TN) 150
4. Kerwin Bell (FL) 131
5. Mike Shula (AL) 127
6. Jeff Burger (AUB) 126
7. Don Smith (MSST) 120
8. James Jackson (GA) 100
9. Mark Young (MS) 87
10. Mark Wracher (VAND) 75
11. Tim Richardson (VAND) 49
12. Chris Osgood (MS) 43
13. Mickey Guidry (LAST) 31
14. Rodney Brewer (FL) 30
  Eric Jones (VAND) 30
16. Randy Sanders (TN) 16
17. Reggie Slack (AUB) 13
18. Wayne Johnson (GA) 10
19. Mike Davis (MSST) 8
20. Kevin Dooley (KY) 7
Pass Attempts
1. Tommy Hodson (LAST) 288
2. Bill Ransdell (KY) 256
3. Don Smith (MSST) 244
4. Kerwin Bell (FL) 242
5. Mike Shula (AL) 235
6. Jeff Francis (TN) 233
7. Jeff Burger (AUB) 222
8. James Jackson (GA) 181
9. Mark Young (MS) 178
10. Mark Wracher (VAND) 134
11. Tim Richardson (VAND) 114
12. Chris Osgood (MS) 78
13. Eric Jones (VAND) 72
14. Rodney Brewer (FL) 52
15. Mickey Guidry (LAST) 46
16. Randy Sanders (TN) 28
17. Reggie Slack (AUB) 25
18. Kevin Dooley (KY) 24
19. Wayne Johnson (GA) 18
20. Mike Davis (MSST) 14
Pass Completion Percentage
1. Jeff Francis (TN) 64.4
2. Tommy Hodson (LAST) 60.8
3. Bill Ransdell (KY) 59.0
4. Jeff Burger (AUB) 56.8
5. James Jackson (GA) 55.2
6. Kerwin Bell (FL) 54.1
7. Mike Shula (AL) 54.0
8. Don Smith (MSST) 49.2
9. Mark Young (MS) 48.9
Passing Yards
1. Tommy Hodson (LAST) 2261
2. Jeff Francis (TN) 1946
3. Jeff Burger (AUB) 1671
4. Bill Ransdell (KY) 1610
5. Don Smith (MSST) 1609
6. Kerwin Bell (FL) 1515
7. Mike Shula (AL) 1486
8. James Jackson (GA) 1475
9. Mark Young (MS) 1154
10. Mark Wracher (VAND) 827
11. Tim Richardson (VAND) 718
12. Chris Osgood (MS) 530
13. Eric Jones (VAND) 527
14. Rodney Brewer (FL) 462
15. Mickey Guidry (LAST) 355
16. Randy Sanders (TN) 262
17. Reggie Slack (AUB) 191
18. Wayne Johnson (GA) 102
19. Mike Davis (MSST) 79
20. Kevin Dooley (KY) 77
Passing Yards Per Attempt
1. Jeff Francis (TN) 8.4
2. James Jackson (GA) 8.1
3. Tommy Hodson (LAST) 7.9
4. Jeff Burger (AUB) 7.5
5. Don Smith (MSST) 6.6
6. Mark Young (MS) 6.5
7. Mike Shula (AL) 6.3
8. Bill Ransdell (KY) 6.3
9. Kerwin Bell (FL) 6.3
Adjusted Passing Yards Per Attempt
1. Jeff Francis (TN) 8.0
2. Tommy Hodson (LAST) 7.9
3. James Jackson (GA) 7.7
4. Jeff Burger (AUB) 6.1
5. Don Smith (MSST) 5.4
6. Kerwin Bell (FL) 5.2
7. Bill Ransdell (KY) 4.9
8. Mark Young (MS) 4.9
9. Mike Shula (AL) 4.6
Passing Touchdowns
1. Tommy Hodson (LAST) 19
2. Mike Shula (AL) 13
3. Kerwin Bell (FL) 10
  Don Smith (MSST) 10
5. James Jackson (GA) 9
  Jeff Burger (AUB) 9
  Jeff Francis (TN) 9
8. Mark Young (MS) 8
9. Eric Jones (VAND) 5
10. Tim Richardson (VAND) 4
11. Bill Ransdell (KY) 3
  Rodney Brewer (FL) 3
13. Chris Osgood (MS) 2
  Mickey Guidry (LAST) 2
  Mark Wracher (VAND) 2
Passing Interceptions
1. Mike Shula (AL) 15
2. Jeff Burger (AUB) 11
  Don Smith (MSST) 11
4. Mark Young (MS) 10
  Kerwin Bell (FL) 10
  Mark Wracher (VAND) 10
7. Bill Ransdell (KY) 9
8. Tommy Hodson (LAST) 8
  Eric Jones (VAND) 8
10. James Jackson (GA) 6
  Jeff Francis (TN) 6
12. Chris Osgood (MS) 5
  Rodney Brewer (FL) 5
  Tim Richardson (VAND) 5
15. Mickey Guidry (LAST) 4
Passing Efficiency Rating
1. Tommy Hodson (LAST) 142.9
2. Jeff Francis (TN) 142.1
3. James Jackson (GA) 133.5
4. Jeff Burger (AUB) 123.5
5. Mike Shula (AL) 112.6
6. Kerwin Bell (FL) 112.1
7. Don Smith (MSST) 109.1
8. Bill Ransdell (KY) 108.6
9. Mark Young (MS) 106.9
Rush Attempts
1. Bobby Humphrey (AL) 236
2. Lars Tate (GA) 188
3. Harvey Williams (LAST) 178
4. William Howard (TN) 177
5. Brent Fullwood (AUB) 167
6. Don Smith (MSST) 159
7. Octavius Gould (FL) 156
8. Mark Higgs (KY) 121
9. Willie Goodloe (MS) 119
10. Sam Martin (LAST) 114
11. Marc Logan (KY) 109
12. James Jackson (GA) 108
13. Carl Woods (VAND) 107
14. Ivy Joe Hunter (KY) 103
15. Keith Henderson (GA) 96
16. David McCluskey (GA) 92
17. Bill Ransdell (KY) 91
18. Joe Mickles (MS) 89
19. Gene Jelks (AL) 84
  Rodney Peters (MSST) 84
Rushing Yards
1. Bobby Humphrey (AL) 1471
2. Brent Fullwood (AUB) 1391
3. Lars Tate (GA) 954
4. William Howard (TN) 787
5. Don Smith (MSST) 740
6. Harvey Williams (LAST) 700
7. Ivy Joe Hunter (KY) 621
8. Octavius Gould (FL) 562
9. Sam Martin (LAST) 556
10. Marc Logan (KY) 546
11. Carl Woods (VAND) 543
12. Mark Higgs (KY) 527
13. Willie Goodloe (MS) 526
14. Keith Henderson (GA) 523
15. Gene Jelks (AL) 509
16. James Jackson (GA) 410
17. David McCluskey (GA) 407
18. Rodney Peters (MSST) 367
19. Joe Mickles (MS) 359
20. Doug Allen (AL) 357
Rushing Yards Per Attempt
1. Brent Fullwood (AUB) 8.3
2. Bobby Humphrey (AL) 6.2
3. Gene Jelks (AL) 6.1
4. Ivy Joe Hunter (KY) 6.0
5. Keith Henderson (GA) 5.4
6. Carl Woods (VAND) 5.1
7. Lars Tate (GA) 5.1
8. Marc Logan (KY) 5.0
9. Sam Martin (LAST) 4.9
10. Don Smith (MSST) 4.7
11. William Howard (TN) 4.4
12. David McCluskey (GA) 4.4
13. Willie Goodloe (MS) 4.4
14. Rodney Peters (MSST) 4.4
15. Mark Higgs (KY) 4.4
16. Wayne Williams (FL) 4.3
17. Joe Mickles (MS) 4.0
18. Harvey Williams (LAST) 3.9
19. James Jackson (GA) 3.8
20. Octavius Gould (FL) 3.6
Rushing Touchdowns
1. Lars Tate (GA) 16
2. Bobby Humphrey (AL) 15
3. William Howard (TN) 14
4. Reggie Ware (AUB) 11
5. Brent Fullwood (AUB) 10
6. Don Smith (MSST) 6
  Ivy Joe Hunter (KY) 6
  Harvey Williams (LAST) 6
9. Mark Higgs (KY) 5
  Marc Logan (KY) 5
11. Mark Young (MS) 4
  Octavius Gould (FL) 4
  James Jackson (GA) 4
  Gene Jelks (AL) 4
15. Tim Jessie (AUB) 3
  Keith Davis (TN) 3
  Wayne Williams (FL) 3
  Willie Goodloe (MS) 3
  Marcus Bush (MSST) 3
  James Joseph (AUB) 3
  Tim Richardson (VAND) 3
Receptions
1. Wendell Davis (LAST) 80
2. Ricky Nattiel (FL) 44
3. Everett Crawford (VAND) 40
4. Joey Clinkscales (TN) 37
5. Anthony Miller (TN) 36
6. Lawyer Tillman (AUB) 35
7. J.R. Ambrose (MS) 32
8. Carl Parker (VAND) 31
  Boo Mitchell (VAND) 31
10. Ricky Myers (MS) 30
11. Sam Martin (LAST) 28
  Fred Hadley (MSST) 28
13. Harvey Williams (LAST) 27
  Brian Kinchen (LAST) 27
15. Albert Bell (AL) 26
16. Louis Clark (MSST) 24
  Cornell Burbage (KY) 24
18. Greg Richardson (AL) 23
  Eric Pitts (KY) 23
20. Anthony Williams (FL) 22
  Bobby Humphrey (AL) 22
  Lars Tate (GA) 22
  Terence Cleveland (TN) 22
Receiving Yards
1. Wendell Davis (LAST) 1244
2. Lawyer Tillman (AUB) 730
3. Ricky Nattiel (FL) 679
4. Anthony Miller (TN) 667
5. J.R. Ambrose (MS) 578
6. Fred Hadley (MSST) 529
7. Everett Crawford (VAND) 517
8. Joey Clinkscales (TN) 511
9. Ricky Myers (MS) 468
10. Boo Mitchell (VAND) 463
11. Carl Parker (VAND) 422
12. Greg Richardson (AL) 393
13. Louis Clark (MSST) 378
14. Terence Cleveland (TN) 364
15. Sam Martin (LAST) 339
16. Cornell Burbage (KY) 331
17. Albert Bell (AL) 315
18. Harvey Williams (LAST) 272
19. Brian Kinchen (LAST) 262
20. John Lowe (MSST) 249
Receiving Yards Per Reception
1. Lawyer Tillman (AUB) 20.9
2. Fred Hadley (MSST) 18.9
3. Anthony Miller (TN) 18.5
4. J.R. Ambrose (MS) 18.1
5. Greg Richardson (AL) 17.1
6. Terence Cleveland (TN) 16.5
7. Louis Clark (MSST) 15.8
8. Ricky Myers (MS) 15.6
9. Wendell Davis (LAST) 15.6
10. Ricky Nattiel (FL) 15.4
11. Boo Mitchell (VAND) 14.9
12. Joey Clinkscales (TN) 13.8
13. Cornell Burbage (KY) 13.8
14. Carl Parker (VAND) 13.6
15. Everett Crawford (VAND) 12.9
16. Albert Bell (AL) 12.1
17. Sam Martin (LAST) 12.1
18. Octavius Gould (FL) 11.2
19. Eric Pitts (KY) 10.3
20. Harvey Williams (LAST) 10.1
Receiving Touchdowns
1. Wendell Davis (LAST) 11
2. Ricky Nattiel (FL) 8
3. Lawyer Tillman (AUB) 6
4. Ricky Myers (MS) 5
  Anthony Miller (TN) 5
6. Brian Kinchen (LAST) 4
7. Angelo Stafford (AL) 3
  Rogie Magee (LAST) 3
  Boo Mitchell (VAND) 3
  Greg Richardson (AL) 3
  Joey Clinkscales (TN) 3
  Albert Bell (AL) 3
  Carl Parker (VAND) 3
  Fred Hadley (MSST) 3
  Louis Clark (MSST) 3
  Terence Cleveland (TN) 3
17. Everett Crawford (VAND) 2
  Sam Martin (LAST) 2
  Troy Sadowski (GA) 2
  J.R. Ambrose (MS) 2
  Walter Reeves (AUB) 2
  Bobby Humphrey (AL) 2
  Anthony Williams (FL) 2
  Willie Green (MS) 2
  Steve Kosanovich (VAND) 2
  John Moore (MSST) 2
Plays From Scrimmage
1. Bobby Humphrey (AL) 258
2. Lars Tate (GA) 210
3. Harvey Williams (LAST) 205
4. William Howard (TN) 193
5. Octavius Gould (FL) 177
6. Brent Fullwood (AUB) 172
7. Don Smith (MSST) 159
8. Sam Martin (LAST) 142
9. Mark Higgs (KY) 141
10. Willie Goodloe (MS) 135
11. Marc Logan (KY) 129
12. Ivy Joe Hunter (KY) 114
13. Carl Woods (VAND) 112
  Keith Henderson (GA) 112
15. James Jackson (GA) 108
16. Everett Crawford (VAND) 104
17. David McCluskey (GA) 98
18. Joe Mickles (MS) 94
19. Rodney Peters (MSST) 93
20. Bill Ransdell (KY) 92
Yards From Scrimmage
1. Bobby Humphrey (AL) 1672
2. Brent Fullwood (AUB) 1437
3. Wendell Davis (LAST) 1244
4. Lars Tate (GA) 1168
5. Harvey Williams (LAST) 972
6. William Howard (TN) 929
7. Sam Martin (LAST) 895
8. Everett Crawford (VAND) 828
9. Octavius Gould (FL) 797
10. Keith Henderson (GA) 754
11. Don Smith (MSST) 740
12. Lawyer Tillman (AUB) 737
13. Anthony Miller (TN) 731
14. Mark Higgs (KY) 709
15. Marc Logan (KY) 701
16. J.R. Ambrose (MS) 689
17. Ricky Nattiel (FL) 679
18. Ivy Joe Hunter (KY) 669
19. Willie Goodloe (MS) 622
20. Carl Woods (VAND) 596
Touchdowns From Scrimmage
1. Bobby Humphrey (AL) 17
  Lars Tate (GA) 17
3. William Howard (TN) 14
4. Wendell Davis (LAST) 11
  Reggie Ware (AUB) 11
6. Brent Fullwood (AUB) 10
7. Ricky Nattiel (FL) 9
8. Lawyer Tillman (AUB) 7
9. Don Smith (MSST) 6
  Harvey Williams (LAST) 6
  Ivy Joe Hunter (KY) 6
  Marc Logan (KY) 6
13. Mark Higgs (KY) 5
  Ricky Myers (MS) 5
  Anthony Miller (TN) 5
16. Everett Crawford (VAND) 4
  Gene Jelks (AL) 4
  James Jackson (GA) 4
  Willie Goodloe (MS) 4
  Octavius Gould (FL) 4
  Brian Kinchen (LAST) 4
  Mark Young (MS) 4
  Carl Parker (VAND) 4
Total Plays
1. Don Smith (MSST) 403
2. Bill Ransdell (KY) 347
3. Tommy Hodson (LAST) 321
4. James Jackson (GA) 289
5. Mike Shula (AL) 282
6. Kerwin Bell (FL) 279
7. Jeff Francis (TN) 271
8. Jeff Burger (AUB) 248
9. Mark Young (MS) 242
10. Bobby Humphrey (AL) 236
11. Tim Richardson (VAND) 194
12. Lars Tate (GA) 189
13. Harvey Williams (LAST) 178
14. William Howard (TN) 177
15. Brent Fullwood (AUB) 168
16. Mark Wracher (VAND) 160
17. Octavius Gould (FL) 156
18. Eric Jones (VAND) 138
19. Chris Osgood (MS) 133
20. Mark Higgs (KY) 121
Total Yards
1. Don Smith (MSST) 2349
2. Tommy Hodson (LAST) 2219
3. James Jackson (GA) 1885
4. Jeff Francis (TN) 1855
5. Bill Ransdell (KY) 1640
6. Jeff Burger (AUB) 1573
7. Mike Shula (AL) 1502
8. Bobby Humphrey (AL) 1471
9. Brent Fullwood (AUB) 1422
10. Kerwin Bell (FL) 1367
11. Mark Young (MS) 1254
12. Lars Tate (GA) 954
13. Tim Richardson (VAND) 829
14. William Howard (TN) 787
15. Mark Wracher (VAND) 777
16. Eric Jones (VAND) 768
17. Harvey Williams (LAST) 700
18. Ivy Joe Hunter (KY) 621
19. Chris Osgood (MS) 608
20. Octavius Gould (FL) 562
Total Touchdowns
1. Tommy Hodson (LAST) 19
2. Don Smith (MSST) 16
  Lars Tate (GA) 16
4. Bobby Humphrey (AL) 15
5. Mike Shula (AL) 14
  William Howard (TN) 14
7. James Jackson (GA) 13
8. Mark Young (MS) 12
  Kerwin Bell (FL) 12
10. Brent Fullwood (AUB) 11
  Reggie Ware (AUB) 11
12. Jeff Burger (AUB) 10
13. Jeff Francis (TN) 9
14. Eric Jones (VAND) 7
  Tim Richardson (VAND) 7
16. Ivy Joe Hunter (KY) 6
  Harvey Williams (LAST) 6
18. Marc Logan (KY) 5
  Mark Higgs (KY) 5
20. Chris Osgood (MS) 4
  Octavius Gould (FL) 4
  Bill Ransdell (KY) 4
  Gene Jelks (AL) 4