You Are Here > > > > 1989

1989 Southeastern Conference Year Summary

Previous Year ▪ Next Year

Record: 68-48-0, .586 W-L% (3rd of 10) (Schedule and Results)

SRS: 7.17 (1st of 10) ▪ SOS: 4.19 (3rd of 10)

Conference Champion: Alabama, Auburn and Tennessee

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

Support us without the ads? Go Ad-Free!

Standings

Overall Conference Pts/G SRS
School W L T Pct W L T Pct Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
Tennessee 11 1 0 .917 6 1 0 .857 28.8 18.1 15.57 5.41
Alabama 10 2 0 .833 6 1 0 .857 29.8 18.1 15.97 4.97
Auburn 10 2 0 .833 6 1 0 .857 23.7 10.9 16.83 6.08
Mississippi 8 4 0 .667 4 3 0 .571 25.8 26.2 4.82 3.49
Florida 7 5 0 .583 4 3 0 .571 22.3 16.8 9.24 3.90
Georgia 6 6 0 .500 4 3 0 .571 20.9 16.5 7.01 4.17
Kentucky 6 5 0 .545 2 5 0 .286 19.3 20.0 1.92 2.56
Louisiana State 4 7 0 .364 2 5 0 .286 26.8 22.9 7.56 6.74
Mississippi State 5 6 0 .455 1 6 0 .143 18.6 18.8 1.52 2.42
Vanderbilt 1 10 0 .091 0 7 0 .000 14.7 24.1 -8.71 2.20

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 9/5 9/12 9/19 9/26 10/3 10/10 10/17 10/24 10/31 11/7 11/14 11/21 11/28 12/5 12/12 Final
Tennessee     17 14 12 6 6 6 11 10 11 9 8 8 8 8 5
Auburn 8 5 5 4 4 11 12 11 16 12 12 11 10 11 9 9 6
Alabama 16 19 16 15 13 13 11 10 6 5 4 4 4 2 7 7 9
Florida             25 20 19 19 20            
Georgia         23                        
Louisiana State 7 21 21                            
Mississippi State     25                            

6 Bowl Games

Date Bowl Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
1990-01-01 Cotton Bowl Tennessee 31 Arkansas 27 Cotton Bowl (Dallas, TX)
1990-01-01 Hall of Fame Bowl Auburn 31 Ohio State 14 Hall of Fame Bowl (Tampa, FL)
1990-01-01 Sugar Bowl Miami (FL) 33 Alabama 25 Sugar Bowl (New Orleans, LA)
1989-12-30 Freedom Bowl Washington 34 Florida 7 Freedom Bowl (Anaheim, CA)
1989-12-30 Peach Bowl Syracuse 19 Georgia 18 Peach Bowl (Atlanta, GA)
1989-12-28 Liberty Bowl Mississippi 42 Air Force 29 Liberty Bowl (Memphis, TN)

Conference Leaders

Read more about our data coverage. ▪ An asterisk (*) after a player's name indicates bowl stats are included.

Pass Completions

1. Gary Hollingsworth (AL) 205
2. Tommy Hodson (LAST) 183
3. John Darnell (MS) 167
4. John Gromos (VAND) 154
5. Reggie Slack (AUB) 148
6. Freddie Maggard (KY) 130
7. Greg Talley (GA) 92
  Andy Kelly (TN) 92
9. Kyle Morris (FL) 65
10. Tony Shell (MSST) 45

Pass Attempts

1. Gary Hollingsworth (AL) 339
2. John Gromos (VAND) 320
3. Tommy Hodson (LAST) 317
4. John Darnell (MS) 301
5. Reggie Slack (AUB) 252
6. Freddie Maggard (KY) 231
7. Greg Talley (GA) 174
8. Andy Kelly (TN) 156
9. Kyle Morris (FL) 131
10. Mike Healey (VAND) 97

Pass Completion Percentage

1. Gary Hollingsworth (AL) 60.5
2. Reggie Slack (AUB) 58.7
3. Tommy Hodson (LAST) 57.7
4. Freddie Maggard (KY) 56.3
5. John Darnell (MS) 55.5
6. Greg Talley (GA) 52.9
7. John Gromos (VAND) 48.1

Passing Yards

1. Tommy Hodson (LAST) 2655
2. Gary Hollingsworth (AL) 2379
3. John Darnell (MS) 2326
4. Reggie Slack (AUB) 1996
5. John Gromos (VAND) 1744
6. Freddie Maggard (KY) 1515
7. Greg Talley (GA) 1330
8. Andy Kelly (TN) 1299
9. Kyle Morris (FL) 1098
10. Mike Healey (VAND) 574

Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. Tommy Hodson (LAST) 8.4
2. Reggie Slack (AUB) 7.9
3. John Darnell (MS) 7.7
4. Greg Talley (GA) 7.6
5. Gary Hollingsworth (AL) 7.0
6. Freddie Maggard (KY) 6.6
7. John Gromos (VAND) 5.5

Adjusted Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. Tommy Hodson (LAST) 8.1
2. Reggie Slack (AUB) 7.0
3. John Darnell (MS) 6.8
4. Greg Talley (GA) 6.0
5. Gary Hollingsworth (AL) 5.7
6. Freddie Maggard (KY) 4.7
7. John Gromos (VAND) 4.3

Passing Touchdowns

1. Tommy Hodson (LAST) 22
2. Gary Hollingsworth (AL) 14
3. Reggie Slack (AUB) 11
  John Darnell (MS) 11
5. Kyle Morris (FL) 9
  John Gromos (VAND) 9
7. Andy Kelly (TN) 7
8. Freddie Maggard (KY) 6
  Greg Talley (GA) 6
10. Preston Jones (GA) 3

Passing Interceptions

1. Gary Hollingsworth (AL) 16
2. John Gromos (VAND) 12
  Freddie Maggard (KY) 12
  Tommy Hodson (LAST) 12
5. John Darnell (MS) 11
6. Reggie Slack (AUB) 10
7. Andy Kelly (TN) 9
  Greg Talley (GA) 9
9. Todd Jordan (MSST) 8
10. Kyle Morris (FL) 6
  Preston Jones (GA) 6

Passing Efficiency Rating

1. Tommy Hodson (LAST) 143.4
2. Reggie Slack (AUB) 131.7
3. John Darnell (MS) 125.1
4. Gary Hollingsworth (AL) 123.6
5. Greg Talley (GA) 118.1
6. Freddie Maggard (KY) 109.5
7. John Gromos (VAND) 95.7

Rush Attempts

1. Emmitt Smith (FL) 284
2. Rodney Hampton (GA) 218
3. Siran Stacy (AL) 216
4. Chuck Webb (TN) 209
5. Alfred Rawls (KY) 185
6. James Joseph (AUB) 172
7. Stacy Danley (AUB) 150
8. Eddie Fuller (LAST) 140
9. John Darnell (MS) 110
10. Kenny Roberts (MSST) 108

Rushing Yards

1. Emmitt Smith (FL) 1599
2. Chuck Webb (TN) 1236
3. Siran Stacy (AL) 1079
4. Rodney Hampton (GA) 1059
5. Alfred Rawls (KY) 893
6. James Joseph (AUB) 817
7. Stacy Danley (AUB) 652
8. Eddie Fuller (LAST) 649
9. Randy Baldwin (MS) 642
10. Reggie Cobb (TN) 616

Rushing Yards Per Attempt

1. Reggie Cobb (TN) 6.8
2. Randy Baldwin (MS) 6.0
3. Chuck Webb (TN) 5.9
4. William Prince (MSST) 5.6
5. Emmitt Smith (FL) 5.6
6. Willie McClendon (FL) 5.3
7. Murry Hill (AL) 5.1
8. Siran Stacy (AL) 5.0
9. Rodney Hampton (GA) 4.9
10. Alfred Rawls (KY) 4.8

Rushing Touchdowns

1. Siran Stacy (AL) 17
2. Emmitt Smith (FL) 14
3. Chuck Webb (TN) 12
  Rodney Hampton (GA) 12
5. Randy Baldwin (MS) 9
  Alfred Rawls (KY) 9
7. Greg Amsler (TN) 6
  Reggie Cobb (TN) 6
  William Prince (MSST) 6
10. Darrell Williams (AUB) 5
  Ed Thigpen (MS) 5

Receptions

1. Brad Gaines (VAND) 67
2. Tony Moss (LAST) 59
3. Lamonde Russell (AL) 51
4. Kevin Turner (AL) 48
5. Corey Harris (VAND) 45
6. Willie Green (MS) 41
7. Eddie Fuller (LAST) 38
8. Siran Stacy (AL) 36
9. Thomas Woods (TN) 34
10. Marco Battle (AL) 33

Receiving Yards

1. Tony Moss (LAST) 934
2. Willie Green (MS) 816
3. Alexander Wright (AUB) 714
4. Corey Harris (VAND) 653
5. Brad Gaines (VAND) 634
6. Lamonde Russell (AL) 622
7. Pat Coleman (MS) 595
8. Thomas Woods (TN) 511
9. Eddie Fuller (LAST) 477
10. Kevin Turner (AL) 465

Receiving Yards Per Reception

1. Alexander Wright (AUB) 23.8
2. Willie Green (MS) 19.9
3. Pat Coleman (MS) 18.6
4. Clarence Sevillian (VAND) 17.1
5. Sean Hummings (GA) 16.5
6. Todd Kinchen (LAST) 15.8
7. Tony Moss (LAST) 15.8
8. Alvin Lee (LAST) 15.7
9. Thomas Woods (TN) 15.0
10. Corey Harris (VAND) 14.5

Receiving Touchdowns

1. Eddie Fuller (LAST) 9
  Tony Moss (LAST) 9
3. Alexander Wright (AUB) 6
  Corey Harris (VAND) 6
5. Lamonde Russell (AL) 5
  Pat Coleman (MS) 5
7. Marco Battle (AL) 4
8. Ronnie Haliburton (LAST) 3
  Willie Green (MS) 3
  Ernie Mills (FL) 3

Plays From Scrimmage

1. Emmitt Smith (FL) 305
2. Siran Stacy (AL) 252
3. Rodney Hampton (GA) 244
4. Chuck Webb (TN) 209
5. Alfred Rawls (KY) 200
6. James Joseph (AUB) 198
7. Eddie Fuller (LAST) 178
8. Stacy Danley (AUB) 163
9. Randy Baldwin (MS) 129
10. Kenny Roberts (MSST) 113

Yards From Scrimmage

1. Emmitt Smith (FL) 1806
2. Siran Stacy (AL) 1450
3. Rodney Hampton (GA) 1278
4. Chuck Webb (TN) 1236
5. Eddie Fuller (LAST) 1126
6. Alfred Rawls (KY) 1075
7. James Joseph (AUB) 1044
8. Tony Moss (LAST) 941
9. Willie Green (MS) 816
10. Randy Baldwin (MS) 812

Touchdowns From Scrimmage

1. Siran Stacy (AL) 18
2. Emmitt Smith (FL) 15
3. Chuck Webb (TN) 12
  Rodney Hampton (GA) 12
5. Randy Baldwin (MS) 10
  Alfred Rawls (KY) 10
  Eddie Fuller (LAST) 10
8. Tony Moss (LAST) 9
9. Greg Amsler (TN) 7
  Alexander Wright (AUB) 7

Total Plays

1. John Darnell (MS) 411
2. Gary Hollingsworth (AL) 383
3. Tommy Hodson (LAST) 373
4. John Gromos (VAND) 363
5. Freddie Maggard (KY) 334
6. Reggie Slack (AUB) 307
7. Emmitt Smith (FL) 284
8. Greg Talley (GA) 247
9. Rodney Hampton (GA) 218
10. Siran Stacy (AL) 216

Total Yards

1. Tommy Hodson (LAST) 2604
2. John Darnell (MS) 2401
3. Gary Hollingsworth (AL) 2325
4. Reggie Slack (AUB) 1999
5. Emmitt Smith (FL) 1599
6. John Gromos (VAND) 1579
7. Freddie Maggard (KY) 1446
8. Greg Talley (GA) 1368
9. Andy Kelly (TN) 1266
10. Chuck Webb (TN) 1236

Total Touchdowns

1. Tommy Hodson (LAST) 24
2. Siran Stacy (AL) 17
3. Gary Hollingsworth (AL) 14
  Emmitt Smith (FL) 14
5. Reggie Slack (AUB) 13
6. Chuck Webb (TN) 12
  John Darnell (MS) 12
  Rodney Hampton (GA) 12
9. John Gromos (VAND) 10
  Kyle Morris (FL) 10