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1963 Southwest Conference Year Summary

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Record: 45-36-2, .554 W-L% (4th of 12) (Schedule and Results)

SRS: 11.61 (2nd of 12) ▪ SOS: 9.79 (2nd of 12)

Conference Champion: Texas

Ranked in Preseason AP Poll:(Arkansas and Texas)
Ranked in Final AP Poll:(Texas)

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Standings

Overall Conference Pts/G SRS
School W L T Pct W L T Pct Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
Texas 11 0 0 1.000 7 0 0 1.000 22.1 6.5 23.25 8.35
Baylor 8 3 0 .727 6 1 0 .857 18.6 10.9 16.71 8.98
Rice 6 4 0 .600 4 3 0 .571 14.5 11.4 13.41 10.71
Arkansas 5 5 0 .500 3 4 0 .429 17.9 9.6 12.56 7.96
Texas Christian 4 5 1 .450 2 4 1 .357 13.1 16.6 7.87 11.67
Texas Tech 5 5 0 .500 2 5 0 .286 14.7 17.8 4.97 6.87
Southern Methodist 4 7 0 .364 2 5 0 .286 12.8 15.9 9.68 12.32
Texas A&M 2 7 1 .250 1 5 1 .214 9.0 15.3 4.44 11.44

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 9/23 9/30 10/7 10/14 10/21 10/28 11/4 11/11 11/18 11/25 12/2 Final
Texas 5 4 3 2 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Arkansas 8 8                      

3 Bowl Games

Date Bowl Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
1964-01-01 Cotton Bowl Texas 28 Navy 6 Cotton Bowl (Dallas, TX)
1963-12-31 Sun Bowl Oregon 21 Southern Methodist 14 Sun Bowl (El Paso, TX)
1963-12-21 Bluebonnet Bowl Baylor 14 Louisiana State 7 Bluebonnet Bowl (Houston, TX)

Conference Leaders

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Pass Completions

1. Don Trull (BAY) 174
2. Danny Thomas (SMETH) 66
3. Walter McReynolds (RICE) 53
4. Gray Mills (TXX) 45
5. James Ellis (TXTECH) 39
  Ben Elledge (TXTECH) 39
7. Benny Hollingsworth (RICE) 38
8. Billy Gray (AR) 34
9. Duke Carlisle (TX) 33
10. Charles LaGrange (TXAM) 28

Pass Attempts

1. Don Trull (BAY) 308
2. Danny Thomas (SMETH) 138
3. Walter McReynolds (RICE) 117
4. Gray Mills (TXX) 96
5. Ben Elledge (TXTECH) 92
6. Benny Hollingsworth (RICE) 82
7. Billy Gray (AR) 79
  Duke Carlisle (TX) 79
9. Charles LaGrange (TXAM) 73
10. James Ellis (TXTECH) 69

Pass Completion Percentage

1. Don Trull (BAY) 56.5

Passing Yards

1. Don Trull (BAY) 2157
2. Danny Thomas (SMETH) 846
3. Walter McReynolds (RICE) 728
4. James Ellis (TXTECH) 536
5. Gray Mills (TXX) 523
6. Benny Hollingsworth (RICE) 515
7. Billy Gray (AR) 483
8. Ben Elledge (TXTECH) 480
9. Duke Carlisle (TX) 416
10. Charles LaGrange (TXAM) 393

Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. Don Trull (BAY) 7.0

Adjusted Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. Don Trull (BAY) 5.9

Passing Touchdowns

1. Don Trull (BAY) 13
2. Walter McReynolds (RICE) 7
3. Ben Elledge (TXTECH) 5
  James Ellis (TXTECH) 5
5. Danny Thomas (SMETH) 4
  Billy Gray (AR) 4
7. Randy Howard (TXX) 2
  Gray Mills (TXX) 2
  Jon Brittenum (AR) 2
  Jim Keller (TXAM) 2

Passing Interceptions

1. Don Trull (BAY) 13
2. Danny Thomas (SMETH) 7
  James Ellis (TXTECH) 7
  Charles LaGrange (TXAM) 7
  Gray Mills (TXX) 7
  Walter McReynolds (RICE) 7
  Kent Nix (TXX) 7
8. Ben Elledge (TXTECH) 5
  Benny Hollingsworth (RICE) 5
  Billy Gray (AR) 5

Passing Efficiency Rating

1. Don Trull (BAY) 120.8

Rush Attempts

1. Tommy Ford (TX) 160
2. Donny Anderson (TXTECH) 146
3. Jim Lindsey (AR) 130
4. Duke Carlisle (TX) 129
5. Paul Piper (RICE) 128
6. Tommy Joe Crutcher (TXX) 108
7. Don Trull (BAY) 98
  Dalton Hoffman (BAY) 98
9. Jim Fauver (TXX) 85
10. Harold Philipp (TX) 76

Rushing Yards

1. Tommy Ford (TX) 738
2. Donny Anderson (TXTECH) 609
3. Paul Piper (RICE) 475
4. Tommy Joe Crutcher (TXX) 473
5. Dalton Hoffman (BAY) 458
6. Jim Lindsey (AR) 444
7. Duke Carlisle (TX) 415
8. Harold Philipp (TX) 381
9. John Roderick (SMETH) 345
10. Jim Fauver (TXX) 338

Rushing Yards Per Attempt

1. Harold Philipp (TX) 5.0
2. Dalton Hoffman (BAY) 4.7
3. Tommy Ford (TX) 4.6
4. Tommy Joe Crutcher (TXX) 4.4
5. Donny Anderson (TXTECH) 4.2
6. Jim Fauver (TXX) 4.0
7. Paul Piper (RICE) 3.7
8. Jim Lindsey (AR) 3.4
9. Duke Carlisle (TX) 3.2
10. Jerry Rogers (TXAM) 2.8

Rushing Touchdowns

1. Don Trull (BAY) 10
2. Tommy Ford (TX) 9
3. Phil Harris (TX) 6
4. Billy Gannon (SMETH) 4
5. Paul Piper (RICE) 3
  Donny Anderson (TXTECH) 3
  Marv Chipman (TXX) 3
  Travis Reagan (TXAM) 3
  Tom Stockton (TX) 3
  Jerry Rogers (TXAM) 3
  Tommy Joe Crutcher (TXX) 3
  John Roderick (SMETH) 3
  Duke Carlisle (TX) 3

Receptions

1. Lawrence Elkins (BAY) 70
2. James Ingram (BAY) 40
3. David Parks (TXTECH) 32
4. Tom Hillary (SMETH) 25
5. Ken Hodge (BAY) 19
6. Jerry Kelley (RICE) 17
7. Jerry Lamb (AR) 16
8. Billy Hale (RICE) 15
  John Sylvester (RICE) 15
  Donny Anderson (TXTECH) 15
  Jack Brasuell (AR) 15

Receiving Yards

1. Lawrence Elkins (BAY) 873
2. James Ingram (BAY) 537
3. David Parks (TXTECH) 499
4. Tom Hillary (SMETH) 306
5. Ken Hodge (BAY) 287
6. John Sylvester (RICE) 251
7. Jerry Lamb (AR) 240
8. Billy Gannon (SMETH) 226
9. Jerry Kelley (RICE) 225
10. Donny Anderson (TXTECH) 199

Receiving Yards Per Reception

1. David Parks (TXTECH) 15.6
2. James Ingram (BAY) 13.4
3. Lawrence Elkins (BAY) 12.5
4. Tom Hillary (SMETH) 12.2

Plays From Scrimmage

1. Tommy Ford (TX) 165
2. Donny Anderson (TXTECH) 161
3. Jim Lindsey (AR) 135
4. Paul Piper (RICE) 133
5. Duke Carlisle (TX) 129
6. Tommy Joe Crutcher (TXX) 114
7. Dalton Hoffman (BAY) 104
8. Don Trull (BAY) 98
9. Jim Fauver (TXX) 96
10. Harold Philipp (TX) 78

Yards From Scrimmage

1. Lawrence Elkins (BAY) 870
2. Donny Anderson (TXTECH) 808
3. Tommy Ford (TX) 776
4. Tommy Joe Crutcher (TXX) 596
5. James Ingram (BAY) 537
6. Jim Lindsey (AR) 535
7. Dalton Hoffman (BAY) 521
8. Paul Piper (RICE) 516
9. Jim Fauver (TXX) 505
10. David Parks (TXTECH) 499

Touchdowns From Scrimmage

1. Don Trull (BAY) 10
2. Tommy Ford (TX) 9
3. Lawrence Elkins (BAY) 8
4. Billy Gannon (SMETH) 7
5. Phil Harris (TX) 6
6. Travis Reagan (TXAM) 5
7. Donny Anderson (TXTECH) 4
  David Parks (TXTECH) 4
  Tommy Doyle (TXTECH) 4
  James Ingram (BAY) 4

Total Plays

1. Don Trull (BAY) 406
2. Danny Thomas (SMETH) 209
3. Duke Carlisle (TX) 208
4. Tommy Ford (TX) 160
5. Walter McReynolds (RICE) 157
6. Donny Anderson (TXTECH) 147
7. Jim Lindsey (AR) 130
  Billy Gray (AR) 130
9. Paul Piper (RICE) 128
10. Gray Mills (TXX) 125

Total Yards

1. Don Trull (BAY) 2276
2. Danny Thomas (SMETH) 987
3. Duke Carlisle (TX) 831
4. Walter McReynolds (RICE) 809
5. Tommy Ford (TX) 738
6. Donny Anderson (TXTECH) 609
7. Billy Gray (AR) 519
8. James Ellis (TXTECH) 507
9. Benny Hollingsworth (RICE) 501
10. Gray Mills (TXX) 488

Total Touchdowns

1. Don Trull (BAY) 23
2. Tommy Ford (TX) 9
3. Walter McReynolds (RICE) 8
4. Ben Elledge (TXTECH) 6
  James Ellis (TXTECH) 6
  Phil Harris (TX) 6
  Danny Thomas (SMETH) 6
8. Billy Gannon (SMETH) 4
  Gray Mills (TXX) 4
  Jim Keller (TXAM) 4
  Duke Carlisle (TX) 4
  Billy Gray (AR) 4