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1965 Southwest Conference Year Summary

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Record: 44-38-1, .536 W-L% (4th of 12) (Schedule and Results)

SRS: 8.73 (4th of 12) ▪ SOS: 8.07 (3rd of 12)

Conference Champion: Arkansas

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

Standings

Overall Conference Pts/G SRS
School W L T Pct W L T Pct Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
Arkansas 10 1 0 .909 7 0 0 1.000 30.1 10.7 22.24 5.78
Texas Tech 8 3 0 .727 5 2 0 .714 25.3 20.2 11.04 6.04
Texas Christian 6 5 0 .545 5 2 0 .714 14.6 14.2 9.04 8.76
Texas 6 4 0 .600 3 4 0 .429 23.1 15.3 11.95 5.55
Baylor 5 5 0 .500 3 4 0 .429 15.6 17.1 7.54 9.14
Southern Methodist 4 5 1 .450 3 4 0 .429 12.3 16.7 8.10 10.90
Texas A&M 3 7 0 .300 1 6 0 .143 8.0 17.0 3.44 10.34
Rice 2 8 0 .200 1 6 0 .143 12.3 24.8 -3.53 8.07

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 9/20 9/27 10/4 10/11 10/18 10/25 11/1 11/8 11/15 11/22 11/29 Final
Arkansas 6 5 4 3 3 1 2 2 2 2 2 2 3
Texas 2 3 1 1 1 5 9            
Texas Tech                   9 10 10  

3 Bowl Games

Date Bowl Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
1966-01-01 Cotton Bowl Louisiana State 14 Arkansas 7 Cotton Bowl (Dallas, TX)
1965-12-31 Gator Bowl Georgia Tech 31 Texas Tech 21 Gator Bowl (Jacksonville, FL)
1965-12-31 Sun Bowl Texas-El Paso 13 Texas Christian 12 Sun Bowl (El Paso, TX)

Conference Leaders

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Pass Completions
1. Tom Wilson (TXTECH) 172
2. Ken Stockdale (BAY) 89
3. Harry Ledbetter (TXAM) 83
4. Jon Brittenum (AR) 75
5. Marvin Kristynik (TX) 72
6. Mac White (SMETH) 52
7. Kent Nix* (TXX) 50
8. David Ferguson (RICE) 44
9. P.D. Shabay* (TXX) 39
10. Terry Southall (BAY) 37
Pass Attempts
1. Tom Wilson (TXTECH) 283
2. Harry Ledbetter (TXAM) 182
3. Ken Stockdale (BAY) 177
4. Jon Brittenum (AR) 149
5. Marvin Kristynik (TX) 148
6. Mac White (SMETH) 130
7. David Ferguson (RICE) 109
8. Kent Nix* (TXX) 106
9. Roger M. Marshall (BAY) 81
10. Doug Nicholson (RICE) 74
Pass Completion Percentage
1. Tom Wilson (TXTECH) 60.8
2. Jon Brittenum (AR) 50.3
3. Ken Stockdale (BAY) 50.3
4. Marvin Kristynik (TX) 48.6
5. Harry Ledbetter (TXAM) 45.6
Passing Yards
1. Tom Wilson (TXTECH) 2119
2. Jon Brittenum (AR) 1103
3. Marvin Kristynik (TX) 1005
4. Ken Stockdale (BAY) 978
5. Harry Ledbetter (TXAM) 940
6. Mac White (SMETH) 658
7. Kent Nix* (TXX) 634
8. David Ferguson (RICE) 584
9. Terry Southall (BAY) 491
10. Doug Nicholson (RICE) 488
Passing Yards Per Attempt
1. Tom Wilson (TXTECH) 7.5
2. Jon Brittenum (AR) 7.4
3. Marvin Kristynik (TX) 6.8
4. Ken Stockdale (BAY) 5.5
5. Harry Ledbetter (TXAM) 5.2
Adjusted Passing Yards Per Attempt
1. Jon Brittenum (AR) 6.4
2. Tom Wilson (TXTECH) 6.2
3. Marvin Kristynik (TX) 5.4
4. Ken Stockdale (BAY) 3.0
Passing Touchdowns
1. Tom Wilson (TXTECH) 18
2. Marvin Kristynik (TX) 8
  Jon Brittenum (AR) 8
4. Kent Nix* (TXX) 6
5. Ken Stockdale (BAY) 5
6. Mac White (SMETH) 4
  Doug Nicholson (RICE) 4
8. Terry Southall (BAY) 3
9. Mike Livingston (SMETH) 2
  Ronny South (AR) 2
  Roger M. Marshall (BAY) 2
  Steve Landon* (TXX) 2
  Robert Hailey (RICE) 2
  Greg Lott (TX) 2
Passing Interceptions
1. Tom Wilson (TXTECH) 16
2. Ken Stockdale (BAY) 12
3. Harry Ledbetter (TXAM) 11
  Kent Nix* (TXX) 11
  Mac White (SMETH) 11
  Roger M. Marshall (BAY) 11
7. Marvin Kristynik (TX) 8
8. Doug Nicholson (RICE) 7
  David Ferguson (RICE) 7
  Jon Brittenum (AR) 7
Passing Efficiency Rating
1. Tom Wilson (TXTECH) 133.4
2. Jon Brittenum (AR) 120.8
3. Marvin Kristynik (TX) 112.7
4. Ken Stockdale (BAY) 92.5
Rush Attempts
1. Bobby Burnett (AR) 232
2. Mac White (SMETH) 176
3. Donny Anderson (TXTECH) 169
4. Kenny Post* (TXX) 150
5. Harry Ledbetter (TXAM) 132
6. Tom Stockton (TX) 127
7. Steve Landon* (TXX) 121
8. David Ferguson (RICE) 110
9. Lester Lehman (RICE) 101
10. Chuck Latourette (RICE) 100
Rushing Yards
1. Bobby Burnett (AR) 947
2. Donny Anderson (TXTECH) 705
3. Harry Jones (AR) 632
4. Kenny Post* (TXX) 555
5. Tom Stockton (TX) 517
6. Steve Landon* (TXX) 492
7. Mac White (SMETH) 486
8. Richard Defee (BAY) 429
9. Lester Lehman (RICE) 422
10. Chuck Latourette (RICE) 408
  David Ferguson (RICE) 408
Rushing Yards Per Attempt
1. Harry Jones (AR) 7.7
2. Richard Defee (BAY) 5.0
3. Phil Harris (TX) 4.4
4. Jim Hagle (SMETH) 4.3
5. Lester Lehman (RICE) 4.2
6. Donny Anderson (TXTECH) 4.2
7. Mike Wayne Marshall (BAY) 4.2
8. Bobby Burnett (AR) 4.1
9. Chuck Latourette (RICE) 4.1
10. Tom Stockton (TX) 4.1
Rushing Touchdowns
1. Bobby Burnett (AR) 16
2. Donny Anderson (TXTECH) 10
3. Steve Landon* (TXX) 6
4. Chuck Latourette (RICE) 5
5. Marvin Kristynik (TX) 4
  Harry Jones (AR) 4
  Jim Lindsey (AR) 4
  Billy Hayes (BAY) 4
  Tom Stockton (TX) 4
10. Richard Defee (BAY) 3
  Greg Lott (TX) 3
  Kenny Baker (TXTECH) 3
  David Ferguson (RICE) 3
Receptions
1. Donny Anderson (TXTECH) 60
  Ken McLean (TXAM) 60
3. Harlan Lane (BAY) 56
4. Jerry Shipley (TXTECH) 47
5. Charles Campbell* (TXX) 32
6. Bobby Crockett (AR) 30
7. Pete Lammons (TX) 27
  Tommy Tyner (RICE) 27
9. Murphy Davis (RICE) 24
  John Roderick (SMETH) 24
Receiving Yards
1. Ken McLean (TXAM) 835
2. Donny Anderson (TXTECH) 797
3. Harlan Lane (BAY) 643
4. Jerry Shipley (TXTECH) 563
5. Bobby Crockett (AR) 487
6. Charles Campbell* (TXX) 437
7. Pete Lammons (TX) 405
8. Murphy Davis (RICE) 360
9. John Roderick (SMETH) 348
10. Les Derrick (TX) 337
Receiving Yards Per Reception
1. Les Derrick (TX) 16.9
2. Bobby Crockett (AR) 16.2
3. George Cheshire (BAY) 15.9
4. Murphy Davis (RICE) 15.0
  Pete Lammons (TX) 15.0
6. Jeff White (TXTECH) 14.6
7. John Roderick (SMETH) 14.5
8. Ken McLean (TXAM) 13.9
9. Charles Campbell* (TXX) 13.7
10. Donny Anderson (TXTECH) 13.3
Receiving Touchdowns
1. Donny Anderson (TXTECH) 7
2. Mike Leinert (TXTECH) 5
  John Roderick (SMETH) 5
4. George Cheshire (BAY) 4
  Les Derrick (TX) 4
  Pete Lammons (TX) 4
7. Bobby Crockett (AR) 3
  Harlan Lane (BAY) 3
  Charles Campbell* (TXX) 3
  Harry Jones (AR) 3
  David Smith* (TXX) 3
Plays From Scrimmage
1. Bobby Burnett (AR) 242
2. Donny Anderson (TXTECH) 229
3. Mac White (SMETH) 176
4. Kenny Post* (TXX) 151
5. Harry Ledbetter (TXAM) 132
  Steve Landon* (TXX) 132
7. Tom Stockton (TX) 129
8. David Ferguson (RICE) 110
9. Chuck Latourette (RICE) 109
10. Lester Lehman (RICE) 106
Yards From Scrimmage
1. Donny Anderson (TXTECH) 1502
2. Bobby Burnett (AR) 1028
3. Harry Jones (AR) 929
4. Ken McLean (TXAM) 835
5. Harlan Lane (BAY) 643
6. Steve Landon* (TXX) 568
7. Jerry Shipley (TXTECH) 563
8. Tom Stockton (TX) 555
9. Kenny Post* (TXX) 554
10. Chuck Latourette (RICE) 546
Touchdowns From Scrimmage
1. Donny Anderson (TXTECH) 17
2. Bobby Burnett (AR) 16
3. Harry Jones (AR) 7
4. Steve Landon* (TXX) 6
  Mike Leinert (TXTECH) 6
6. Jim Lindsey (AR) 5
  Les Derrick (TX) 5
  John Roderick (SMETH) 5
  Chuck Latourette (RICE) 5
10. George Cheshire (BAY) 4
  Marvin Kristynik (TX) 4
  Pete Lammons (TX) 4
  Billy Hayes (BAY) 4
  Tom Stockton (TX) 4
Total Plays
1. Tom Wilson (TXTECH) 328
2. Harry Ledbetter (TXAM) 314
3. Mac White (SMETH) 306
4. Marvin Kristynik (TX) 234
5. Bobby Burnett (AR) 232
6. Jon Brittenum (AR) 230
7. David Ferguson (RICE) 219
8. Ken Stockdale (BAY) 217
9. Donny Anderson (TXTECH) 169
10. Kenny Post* (TXX) 150
Total Yards
1. Tom Wilson (TXTECH) 2050
2. Jon Brittenum (AR) 1327
3. Mac White (SMETH) 1144
4. Marvin Kristynik (TX) 1121
5. David Ferguson (RICE) 992
6. Ken Stockdale (BAY) 987
7. Bobby Burnett (AR) 947
8. Harry Ledbetter (TXAM) 930
9. Donny Anderson (TXTECH) 705
10. Kent Nix* (TXX) 668
Total Touchdowns
1. Tom Wilson (TXTECH) 18
2. Bobby Burnett (AR) 16
3. Marvin Kristynik (TX) 12
4. Donny Anderson (TXTECH) 10
5. Steve Landon* (TXX) 8
  Jon Brittenum (AR) 8
7. Kent Nix* (TXX) 7
8. Ken Stockdale (BAY) 6
9. Chuck Latourette (RICE) 5
  Greg Lott (TX) 5