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1974 Southwest Conference Year Summary

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Record: 45-41-5, .522 W-L% (8th of 13) (Schedule and Results)

SRS: 7.70 (3rd of 13) ▪ SOS: 7.46 (3rd of 13)

Conference Champion: Baylor

Ranked in Preseason AP Poll:(Arkansas, Texas and Texas A&M)
Ranked in Final AP Poll:(Baylor, Texas and Texas A&M)

Standings

Overall Conference Pts/G SRS
School W L T Pct W L T Pct Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
Baylor 8 4 0 .667 6 1 0 .857 21.0 18.6 12.19 9.28
Texas A&M 8 3 0 .727 5 2 0 .714 20.2 11.9 14.58 6.67
Texas 8 4 0 .667 5 2 0 .714 30.6 16.4 16.88 7.71
Arkansas 6 4 1 .591 3 3 1 .500 25.9 14.9 12.84 7.94
Southern Methodist 6 4 1 .591 3 3 1 .500 20.1 21.8 5.41 6.14
Texas Tech 6 4 2 .583 3 4 0 .429 16.1 13.2 10.03 6.61
Rice 2 8 1 .227 2 5 0 .286 10.6 20.2 -0.18 9.00
Texas Christian 1 10 0 .091 0 7 0 .000 7.2 31.4 -10.14 6.32

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 9/9 9/16 9/23 9/30 10/7 10/14 10/21 10/28 11/4 11/11 11/18 11/25 12/2 Final
Baylor                       16 16 12 14
Texas A&M 20     9 5 16 8 8 8 5 10 9 8 16 16
Texas 10 10 9 6 19 17 16 13 12 12   17 17 11 17
Arkansas 19 20 10   20 14                  
Texas Tech         10 9 17 11 13 19 20        

3 Bowl Games

Date Bowl Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
1975-01-01 Cotton Bowl Penn State 41 Baylor 20 Cotton Bowl (Dallas, TX)
1974-12-30 Gator Bowl Auburn 27 Texas 3 Gator Bowl (Jacksonville, FL)
1974-12-28 Peach Bowl Vanderbilt 6 Texas Tech 6 Peach Bowl (Atlanta, GA)

Conference Leaders

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Pass Completion Percentage

1. Neal Jeffrey (Baylor) 55.2
2. Lee Cook (Texas Christian) 44.7
3. Tommy Kramer (Rice) 39.4

Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. Neal Jeffrey (Baylor) 7.3
2. Lee Cook (Texas Christian) 5.0
3. Tommy Kramer (Rice) 5.0

Adjusted Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. Neal Jeffrey (Baylor) 5.4
2. Tommy Kramer (Rice) 3.0
3. Lee Cook (Texas Christian) 2.0

Passing Efficiency Rating

1. Neal Jeffrey (Baylor) 118.7
2. Tommy Kramer (Rice) 81.1
3. Lee Cook (Texas Christian) 78.7

Rushing Yards Per Attempt

1. Gralyn Wyatt (Texas) 7.8
2. Bubba Bean (Texas A&M) 5.9
3. Earl Campbell (Texas) 5.7
4. Skip Walker (Texas A&M) 5.6
5. Ike Forte (Arkansas) 5.2
6. Ronnie Hubby (Texas A&M) 5.1
7. Marty Akins (Texas) 5.0
8. Pat McNeil (Baylor) 4.9
9. Ricky Wesson (Southern Methodist) 4.9
10. Bucky Sams (Texas A&M) 4.9

Receiving Yards Per Reception

1. Alcy Jackson (Baylor) 19.8
2. Lawrence Williams (Texas Tech) 17.7
3. Mike Renfro (Texas Christian) 17.2
4. Phillip Kent (Baylor) 16.9
5. Kenneth Roy (Rice) 15.7
6. Ricky Thompson (Baylor) 15.0
7. Ed Lofton (Rice) 11.5
8. Steve Beaird (Baylor) 10.1
9. Mike Luttrell (Texas Christian) 7.2