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1973 Southwest Conference Year Summary

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Record: 45-42-2, .517 W-L% (4th of 13) (Schedule and Results)

SRS: 7.12 (4th of 13) ▪ SOS: 7.06 (5th of 13)

Conference Champion: Texas

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

Standings

Overall Conference Pts/G SRS
School W L T Pct W L T Pct Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
Texas 8 3 0 .727 7 0 0 1.000 33.4 14.7 20.47 8.01
Texas Tech 11 1 0 .917 6 1 0 .857 28.5 15.6 17.73 6.23
Rice 5 6 0 .455 4 3 0 .571 13.9 20.3 4.93 9.12
Southern Methodist 6 4 1 .591 3 3 1 .500 23.5 20.7 6.59 4.22
Arkansas 5 5 1 .500 3 3 1 .500 11.3 16.7 4.80 8.35
Texas A&M 5 6 0 .455 3 4 0 .429 26.5 21.0 7.24 5.05
Texas Christian 3 8 0 .273 1 6 0 .143 17.2 26.4 -0.94 6.33
Baylor 2 9 0 .182 0 7 0 .000 17.5 32.6 -3.85 9.15

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 9/10 9/17 9/24 10/1 10/8 10/15 10/22 10/29 11/5 11/12 11/19 11/26 12/3 Final
Texas Tech 20 20           18 15 12 12 12 12 11 11
Texas 3 4 6 14 13 13   19 19 13 11 11 9 8 14
Southern Methodist         19                    

2 Bowl Games

Date Bowl Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
1974-01-01 Cotton Bowl Nebraska 19 Texas 3 Cotton Bowl (Dallas, TX)
1973-12-29 Gator Bowl Texas Tech 28 Tennessee 19 Gator Bowl (Jacksonville, FL)

Conference Leaders

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Pass Completions
1. Neal Jeffrey (BAY) 132
2. Mike Kirkland (AR) 75
3. Joe Barnes (TXTECH) 73
4. Tommy Kramer (RICE) 58
5. Kent Marshall (TXX) 47
6. Fred Geisler (RICE) 41
7. Mike Jay (TXAM) 36
8. Marty Akins (TX) 35
9. David Walker (TXAM) 31
10. Lee Cook (TXX) 27
  Keith Bobo (SMETH) 27
Pass Attempts
1. Neal Jeffrey (BAY) 251
2. Mike Kirkland (AR) 151
3. Tommy Kramer (RICE) 139
4. Joe Barnes (TXTECH) 125
5. Kent Marshall (TXX) 110
6. Fred Geisler (RICE) 106
7. Mike Jay (TXAM) 86
8. Marty Akins (TX) 70
9. David Walker (TXAM) 69
10. Keith Bobo (SMETH) 57
Pass Completion Percentage
1. Neal Jeffrey (BAY) 52.6
Passing Yards
1. Neal Jeffrey (BAY) 1897
2. Mike Kirkland (AR) 990
3. Joe Barnes (TXTECH) 978
4. Tommy Kramer (RICE) 705
5. Mike Jay (TXAM) 682
6. Kent Marshall (TXX) 575
7. Keith Bobo (SMETH) 541
8. Fred Geisler (RICE) 538
9. Marty Akins (TX) 475
10. David Walker (TXAM) 426
Passing Yards Per Attempt
1. Neal Jeffrey (BAY) 7.6
Adjusted Passing Yards Per Attempt
1. Neal Jeffrey (BAY) 5.5
Passing Touchdowns
1. Neal Jeffrey (BAY) 12
2. Joe Barnes (TXTECH) 10
3. Fred Geisler (RICE) 5
4. Keith Bobo (SMETH) 4
  Marty Akins (TX) 4
6. Mike Kirkland (AR) 3
7. Robert Armstrong (BAY) 2
  Lee Cook (TXX) 2
  Kent Marshall (TXX) 2
  Mike Jay (TXAM) 2
  Tommy Kramer (RICE) 2
Passing Interceptions
1. Neal Jeffrey (BAY) 17
2. Mike Kirkland (AR) 13
3. Mike Jay (TXAM) 11
4. Kent Marshall (TXX) 9
5. Fred Geisler (RICE) 7
  Tommy Kramer (RICE) 7
7. David Walker (TXAM) 6
8. Joe Barnes (TXTECH) 5
9. Keith Bobo (SMETH) 4
10. Mike Presley (TX) 3
  Lee Cook (TXX) 3
  Marty Akins (TX) 3
Passing Efficiency Rating
1. Neal Jeffrey (BAY) 118.3
Rush Attempts
1. Roosevelt Leaks (TX) 229
2. Dickey Morton (AR) 226
3. Mike Luttrell (TXX) 208
4. Alvin Bowers (TXAM) 153
5. Mike Kirkland (AR) 152
6. Gary Lacy (BAY) 146
7. Joe Barnes (TXTECH) 135
8. Marty Akins (TX) 118
9. Alvin Maxson (SMETH) 115
10. Bubba Bean (TXAM) 112
Rushing Yards
1. Roosevelt Leaks (TX) 1415
2. Dickey Morton (AR) 1298
3. Mike Luttrell (TXX) 865
4. Alvin Maxson (SMETH) 717
5. Bubba Bean (TXAM) 711
6. Alvin Bowers (TXAM) 696
7. Gary Lacy (BAY) 666
8. Skip Walker (TXAM) 618
9. Wayne Morris (SMETH) 616
10. David Bostick (SMETH) 615
Rushing Yards Per Attempt
1. Bubba Bean (TXAM) 6.3
2. Skip Walker (TXAM) 6.3
3. Alvin Maxson (SMETH) 6.2
4. Roosevelt Leaks (TX) 6.2
5. Larry Isaac (TXTECH) 6.0
6. Dickey Morton (AR) 5.7
7. Wayne Morris (SMETH) 5.5
8. David Bostick (SMETH) 5.5
9. John Garner (TXTECH) 5.4
10. Keith Bobo (SMETH) 4.7
Rushing Touchdowns
1. Roosevelt Leaks (TX) 14
2. Keith Bobo (SMETH) 11
3. Gary Lacy (BAY) 9
  Joe Barnes (TXTECH) 9
  Mike Presley (TX) 9
6. Marty Akins (TX) 8
  Skip Walker (TXAM) 8
8. Alvin Maxson (SMETH) 7
  Alvin Bowers (TXAM) 7
10. David Walker (TXAM) 6
Receptions
1. Charles Dancer (BAY) 53
2. Ed Lofton (RICE) 39
3. Richard Osborne (TXAM) 29
4. Jack Ettinger (AR) 28
5. Andre Tillman (TXTECH) 26
6. Carl Roaches (TXAM) 21
7. Lawrence Williams (TXTECH) 19
  Pat Kelly (TX) 19
  Steve Patterson (TXX) 19
10. Gary Lacy (BAY) 17
  Billy Wilson (BAY) 17
Receiving Yards
1. Charles Dancer (BAY) 927
2. Ed Lofton (RICE) 534
3. Andre Tillman (TXTECH) 428
4. Jack Ettinger (AR) 411
5. Richard Osborne (TXAM) 405
6. Carl Roaches (TXAM) 391
7. Oscar Roan (SMETH) 331
8. Pat Kelly (TX) 268
9. Freeman Johns (SMETH) 256
  Carl Swierc (RICE) 256
Receiving Yards Per Reception
1. Carl Roaches (TXAM) 18.6
2. Charles Dancer (BAY) 17.5
3. Andre Tillman (TXTECH) 16.5
4. Jack Ettinger (AR) 14.7
5. Pat Kelly (TX) 14.1
6. Richard Osborne (TXAM) 14.0
7. Ed Lofton (RICE) 13.7
Receiving Touchdowns
1. Charles Dancer (BAY) 7
2. Andre Tillman (TXTECH) 5
3. Lawrence Williams (TXTECH) 4
4. Carl Swierc (RICE) 3
  Ed Lofton (RICE) 3
  Oscar Roan (SMETH) 3
7. Parker Alford (TX) 2
Plays From Scrimmage
1. Dickey Morton (AR) 231
2. Roosevelt Leaks (TX) 229
3. Mike Luttrell (TXX) 223
4. Gary Lacy (BAY) 163
5. Alvin Bowers (TXAM) 156
6. Mike Kirkland (AR) 152
7. Joe Barnes (TXTECH) 135
8. Marty Akins (TX) 118
9. Alvin Maxson (SMETH) 116
10. James Mosley (TXTECH) 115
Yards From Scrimmage
1. Roosevelt Leaks (TX) 1415
2. Dickey Morton (AR) 1326
3. Mike Luttrell (TXX) 1015
4. Charles Dancer (BAY) 927
5. Skip Walker (TXAM) 851
6. Gary Lacy (BAY) 771
7. Bubba Bean (TXAM) 717
8. Alvin Maxson (SMETH) 711
9. Alvin Bowers (TXAM) 708
10. David Bostick (SMETH) 633
Touchdowns From Scrimmage
1. Roosevelt Leaks (TX) 14
2. Keith Bobo (SMETH) 11
3. Gary Lacy (BAY) 10
4. Joe Barnes (TXTECH) 9
  Mike Presley (TX) 9
6. Marty Akins (TX) 8
  Skip Walker (TXAM) 8
8. Charles Dancer (BAY) 7
  Alvin Maxson (SMETH) 7
  Alvin Bowers (TXAM) 7
Total Plays
1. Neal Jeffrey (BAY) 312
2. Mike Kirkland (AR) 303
3. Joe Barnes (TXTECH) 260
4. Roosevelt Leaks (TX) 229
5. Dickey Morton (AR) 226
6. Kent Marshall (TXX) 215
7. Mike Luttrell (TXX) 211
8. Tommy Kramer (RICE) 195
9. Marty Akins (TX) 188
10. David Walker (TXAM) 156
Total Yards
1. Neal Jeffrey (BAY) 1908
2. Joe Barnes (TXTECH) 1546
3. Roosevelt Leaks (TX) 1415
4. Dickey Morton (AR) 1298
5. Mike Kirkland (AR) 1200
6. Keith Bobo (SMETH) 984
7. Marty Akins (TX) 967
8. Mike Luttrell (TXX) 880
9. Kent Marshall (TXX) 805
10. Mike Jay (TXAM) 801
Total Touchdowns
1. Joe Barnes (TXTECH) 19
2. Keith Bobo (SMETH) 15
3. Roosevelt Leaks (TX) 14
4. Marty Akins (TX) 12
  Neal Jeffrey (BAY) 12
6. Gary Lacy (BAY) 9
  Mike Presley (TX) 9
8. Skip Walker (TXAM) 8
9. Alvin Maxson (SMETH) 7
  Alvin Bowers (TXAM) 7