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1966 Southwest Conference Leaders

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Record: 40-41-1, .494 W-L% (9th of 12) (Schedule and Results)

SRS: 8.32 (2nd of 12) ▪ SOS: 7.81 (1st of 12)

Conference Champion: Southern Methodist

Ranked in Preseason AP Poll:(Arkansas)
Ranked in Final AP Poll:(Southern Methodist)

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Conference Leaders

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Pass Completions

1. Terry Southall (BAY) 173
2. Edd Hargett (TXAM) 132
3. John Scovell (TXTECH) 107
4. Jon Brittenum (AR) 76
5. Robert Hailey (RICE) 72
6. P.D. Shabay (TXX) 43
7. Rick Bridges (TXX) 42
8. Mike Livingston (SMETH) 37
9. Bill Bradley (TX) 36
10. Mac White (SMETH) 33
11. Larry Peel (TXX) 31
12. Robby Shelton (RICE) 28
13. Andy White (TX) 21
14. Tom Sawyer (TXTECH) 14
15. Larry Alford (TXTECH) 12
16. Ken Stockdale (BAY) 10
17. Charlie Riggs (TXAM) 5
  Jerry Levias (SMETH) 5
19. Steve Landon (TXX) 4
20. Gordon Norwood (AR) 3

Pass Attempts

1. Terry Southall (BAY) 337
2. Edd Hargett (TXAM) 265
3. John Scovell (TXTECH) 232
4. Robert Hailey (RICE) 149
5. Jon Brittenum (AR) 143
6. P.D. Shabay (TXX) 99
7. Rick Bridges (TXX) 86
8. Mike Livingston (SMETH) 81
  Mac White (SMETH) 81
10. Robby Shelton (RICE) 79
11. Bill Bradley (TX) 76
12. Larry Peel (TXX) 74
13. Andy White (TX) 41
14. Tom Sawyer (TXTECH) 36
15. Larry Alford (TXTECH) 28
16. Ken Stockdale (BAY) 26
17. Charlie Riggs (TXAM) 15
  Gordon Norwood (AR) 15
19. Jerry Levias (SMETH) 8
  Larry Doolen (RICE) 8

Pass Completion Percentage

1. Jon Brittenum (AR) 53.1
2. Terry Southall (BAY) 51.3
3. Edd Hargett (TXAM) 49.8
4. Robert Hailey (RICE) 48.3
5. John Scovell (TXTECH) 46.1

Passing Yards

1. Terry Southall (BAY) 1986
2. Edd Hargett (TXAM) 1532
3. John Scovell (TXTECH) 1323
4. Jon Brittenum (AR) 1103
5. Robert Hailey (RICE) 859
6. Bill Bradley (TX) 535
7. Mac White (SMETH) 520
  Rick Bridges (TXX) 520
9. Mike Livingston (SMETH) 475
10. Larry Peel (TXX) 399
11. P.D. Shabay (TXX) 384
12. Robby Shelton (RICE) 328
13. Andy White (TX) 245
14. Larry Alford (TXTECH) 153
15. Tom Sawyer (TXTECH) 147
16. Ken Stockdale (BAY) 140
17. Jerry Levias (SMETH) 89
18. Charlie Riggs (TXAM) 82
19. Steve Landon (TXX) 50
20. Gordon Norwood (AR) 47

Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. Jon Brittenum (AR) 7.7
2. Terry Southall (BAY) 5.9
3. Edd Hargett (TXAM) 5.8
4. Robert Hailey (RICE) 5.8
5. John Scovell (TXTECH) 5.7

Adjusted Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. Jon Brittenum (AR) 6.5
2. John Scovell (TXTECH) 4.6
3. Terry Southall (BAY) 3.8
4. Edd Hargett (TXAM) 3.4
5. Robert Hailey (RICE) 2.4

Passing Touchdowns

1. Terry Southall (BAY) 16
2. Edd Hargett (TXAM) 11
3. John Scovell (TXTECH) 8
4. Jon Brittenum (AR) 7
5. Mac White (SMETH) 6
6. Bill Bradley (TX) 4
  Mike Livingston (SMETH) 4
8. Robert Hailey (RICE) 2

Passing Interceptions

1. Terry Southall (BAY) 23
2. Edd Hargett (TXAM) 19
3. Rick Bridges (TXX) 13
4. Robert Hailey (RICE) 12
5. P.D. Shabay (TXX) 10
6. Bill Bradley (TX) 9
  Larry Peel (TXX) 9
  John Scovell (TXTECH) 9
9. Robby Shelton (RICE) 8
10. Mac White (SMETH) 7
  Jon Brittenum (AR) 7
12. Mike Livingston (SMETH) 6
13. Tom Sawyer (TXTECH) 4
14. Larry Alford (TXTECH) 3
  Andy White (TX) 3

Passing Efficiency Rating

1. Jon Brittenum (AR) 124.3
2. Terry Southall (BAY) 102.9
3. Edd Hargett (TXAM) 97.7
4. John Scovell (TXTECH) 97.6
5. Robert Hailey (RICE) 85.1

Rush Attempts

1. Chris Gilbert (TX) 206
2. Wendell Housley (TXAM) 155
3. Robby Shelton (RICE) 150
4. Mac White (SMETH) 135
5. L.V. Benningfield (RICE) 133
6. Bill Bradley (TX) 124
7. David Dickey (AR) 115
8. John Scovell (TXTECH) 112
9. Ross Montgomery (TXX) 109
10. Bruce Maxwell (AR) 105
11. Mike Leinert (TXTECH) 102
  Larry Jernigan (SMETH) 102
13. Pinkie Palmer (BAY) 98
14. Kenny Post (TXX) 87
15. Harry Jones (AR) 84
16. Mike Richardson (SMETH) 81
  Jon Brittenum (AR) 81
18. Richard Defee (BAY) 80
  Lester Lehman (RICE) 80
20. Edd Hargett (TXAM) 71

Rushing Yards

1. Chris Gilbert (TX) 1080
2. Robby Shelton (RICE) 607
3. Mac White (SMETH) 606
4. L.V. Benningfield (RICE) 597
5. Wendell Housley (TXAM) 548
6. Mike Leinert (TXTECH) 495
7. Ross Montgomery (TXX) 467
8. David Dickey (AR) 447
9. Bruce Maxwell (AR) 376
10. Lester Lehman (RICE) 369
11. Mike Richardson (SMETH) 357
12. Harry Jones (AR) 342
13. Bill Bradley (TX) 335
14. Richard Defee (BAY) 332
15. Larry Jernigan (SMETH) 299
  Pinkie Palmer (BAY) 299
17. John Scovell (TXTECH) 280
18. Mike Livingston (SMETH) 269
19. Kenny Post (TXX) 257
20. Norm Bulaich (TXX) 246

Rushing Yards Per Attempt

1. Chris Gilbert (TX) 5.2
2. Mike Leinert (TXTECH) 4.9
3. Lester Lehman (RICE) 4.6
4. Mac White (SMETH) 4.5
5. L.V. Benningfield (RICE) 4.5
6. Mike Richardson (SMETH) 4.4
7. Ross Montgomery (TXX) 4.3
8. Richard Defee (BAY) 4.2
9. Harry Jones (AR) 4.1
10. Robby Shelton (RICE) 4.0
11. David Dickey (AR) 3.9
12. Bruce Maxwell (AR) 3.6
13. Norm Bulaich (TXX) 3.6
14. Wendell Housley (TXAM) 3.5
15. Charles Wilson (BAY) 3.3
16. Pinkie Palmer (BAY) 3.1
17. Kenny Post (TXX) 3.0
18. Larry Jernigan (SMETH) 2.9
19. Bill Bradley (TX) 2.7
20. John Scovell (TXTECH) 2.5

Receptions

1. Larry Gilbert (TXTECH) 52
2. Tommy Smith (BAY) 41
3. Paul Becton (BAY) 38
4. Charles Campbell (TXX) 33
5. Jack Eisenhart (BAY) 30
6. Tommy Burnett (AR) 29
  Glen Hine (RICE) 29
8. Tommy Maxwell (TXAM) 27
9. Mike Leinert (TXTECH) 24
10. Les Brown (TXX) 23
  Bob Long (TXAM) 23
12. Larry Lee (TXAM) 22
  George Cheshire (BAY) 22
  Kenny Baker (TXTECH) 22
15. Richard Defee (BAY) 20
  Lester Lehman (RICE) 20
17. Ragen Gennusa (TX) 19
18. Jerry Levias (SMETH) 18
  Wendell Housley (TXAM) 18
20. Bob Green (BAY) 17
  Larry Jernigan (SMETH) 17

Receiving Yards

1. Larry Gilbert (TXTECH) 767
2. Tommy Smith (BAY) 483
3. Paul Becton (BAY) 447
4. Tommy Maxwell (TXAM) 445
5. Charles Campbell (TXX) 442
6. Jerry Levias (SMETH) 420
7. Tommy Burnett (AR) 401
8. Jack Eisenhart (BAY) 335
9. Larry Lee (TXAM) 328
10. Glen Hine (RICE) 323
11. Harry Jones (AR) 301
12. Richard Defee (BAY) 282
13. Kenny Baker (TXTECH) 277
14. Les Brown (TXX) 259
15. Larry Jernigan (SMETH) 252
16. Bob Long (TXAM) 250
17. Dan Van Winkle (RICE) 243
  Ragen Gennusa (TX) 243
19. Bobby Allen (TXTECH) 242
20. George Cheshire (BAY) 240

Receiving Yards Per Reception

1. Tommy Maxwell (TXAM) 16.5
2. Larry Lee (TXAM) 14.9
3. Larry Gilbert (TXTECH) 14.8
4. Richard Defee (BAY) 14.1
5. Tommy Burnett (AR) 13.8
6. Charles Campbell (TXX) 13.4
7. Kenny Baker (TXTECH) 12.6
8. Tommy Smith (BAY) 11.8
9. Paul Becton (BAY) 11.8
10. Les Brown (TXX) 11.3
11. Jack Eisenhart (BAY) 11.2
12. Glen Hine (RICE) 11.1
13. George Cheshire (BAY) 10.9
14. Bob Long (TXAM) 10.9
15. Lester Lehman (RICE) 9.3
16. Mike Leinert (TXTECH) 6.9

Receiving Touchdowns

1. Jerry Levias (SMETH) 7
2. Tommy Smith (BAY) 4
  Larry Gilbert (TXTECH) 4
  Tommy Maxwell (TXAM) 4
5. Bruce Maxwell (AR) 3
  Bob Long (TXAM) 3
  George Cheshire (BAY) 3
  Bob Green (BAY) 3
  Paul Becton (BAY) 3
10. Harry Jones (AR) 2
  Harold Richardson (SMETH) 2
  Tom Higgins (TX) 2
  Tommy Burnett (AR) 2
  Bobby Allen (TXTECH) 2
  Greg Lott (TX) 2

Plays From Scrimmage

1. Chris Gilbert (TX) 208
2. Wendell Housley (TXAM) 173
3. Robby Shelton (RICE) 150
4. L.V. Benningfield (RICE) 142
5. Mac White (SMETH) 135
6. Mike Leinert (TXTECH) 126
7. Bill Bradley (TX) 125
  Ross Montgomery (TXX) 125
9. David Dickey (AR) 119
  Larry Jernigan (SMETH) 119
11. Bruce Maxwell (AR) 113
12. John Scovell (TXTECH) 112
13. Pinkie Palmer (BAY) 104
14. Richard Defee (BAY) 100
  Lester Lehman (RICE) 100
16. Harry Jones (AR) 97
17. Kenny Post (TXX) 89
18. Mike Richardson (SMETH) 87
19. Jon Brittenum (AR) 81
20. Kenny Baker (TXTECH) 79

Yards From Scrimmage

1. Chris Gilbert (TX) 1096
2. Larry Gilbert (TXTECH) 767
3. L.V. Benningfield (RICE) 668
4. Mike Leinert (TXTECH) 660
5. Wendell Housley (TXAM) 657
6. Ross Montgomery (TXX) 656
7. Harry Jones (AR) 643
8. Richard Defee (BAY) 614
9. Robby Shelton (RICE) 607
10. Mac White (SMETH) 606
11. Lester Lehman (RICE) 556
12. Larry Jernigan (SMETH) 551
13. David Dickey (AR) 490
14. Kenny Baker (TXTECH) 485
15. Tommy Smith (BAY) 483
16. Jerry Levias (SMETH) 463
17. Bruce Maxwell (AR) 461
18. Paul Becton (BAY) 447
19. Tommy Maxwell (TXAM) 445
20. Charles Campbell (TXX) 442

Total Plays

1. Terry Southall (BAY) 398
2. John Scovell (TXTECH) 344
3. Edd Hargett (TXAM) 336
4. Robby Shelton (RICE) 229
5. Jon Brittenum (AR) 224
6. Mac White (SMETH) 216
7. Chris Gilbert (TX) 206
8. Bill Bradley (TX) 200
9. Robert Hailey (RICE) 170
10. Wendell Housley (TXAM) 155
11. P.D. Shabay (TXX) 150
12. Mike Livingston (SMETH) 147
13. L.V. Benningfield (RICE) 133
14. David Dickey (AR) 115
15. Rick Bridges (TXX) 110
  Ross Montgomery (TXX) 110
17. Bruce Maxwell (AR) 105
18. Larry Jernigan (SMETH) 104
19. Mike Leinert (TXTECH) 103
20. Pinkie Palmer (BAY) 98

Total Yards

1. Terry Southall (BAY) 1993
2. John Scovell (TXTECH) 1603
3. Edd Hargett (TXAM) 1549
4. Jon Brittenum (AR) 1271
5. Mac White (SMETH) 1126
6. Chris Gilbert (TX) 1080
7. Robby Shelton (RICE) 935
8. Bill Bradley (TX) 870
9. Robert Hailey (RICE) 841
10. Mike Livingston (SMETH) 744
11. L.V. Benningfield (RICE) 597
12. Wendell Housley (TXAM) 548
13. Mike Leinert (TXTECH) 495
14. P.D. Shabay (TXX) 486
15. Ross Montgomery (TXX) 467
16. David Dickey (AR) 447
17. Rick Bridges (TXX) 399
18. Larry Peel (TXX) 377
19. Bruce Maxwell (AR) 376
20. Lester Lehman (RICE) 369