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1953 Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets Schedule and Results

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Record: 9-2-1, .792 W-L% (13th of 110) ▪ Rank: 8th in Final AP Poll
Conference: SEC  ▪ Conference Record: 4-1-1 (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Bobby Dodd (9-2-1)

PS/G: 24.0 (13th of 110) ▪ PA/G: 9.2 (8th of 110)
SRS: 12.52 (15th of 110) ▪ SOS: 1.52 (52nd of 110)

Bowl Game: Won Sugar Bowl 42-19 versus West Virginia

AP Poll Summary

Pre 9/28 10/5 10/12 10/19 10/26 11/2 11/9 11/16 11/23 Final
3 9 10 6 4 8 6 5 12 10 8

12 Games

G Date Day School Opponent Conf Pts Opp W L T Streak Notes
1 Sep 19, 1953 Sat (3) Georgia Tech Davidson Southern W 53 0 1 0 0 W 1
2 Sep 26, 1953 Sat (3) Georgia Tech @ (15) Florida SEC T 0 0 1 0 1 T 1
3 Oct 3, 1953 Sat (9) Georgia Tech Southern Methodist SWC W 6 4 2 0 1 W 1
4 Oct 10, 1953 Sat (10) Georgia Tech @ Tulane SEC W 27 13 3 0 1 W 2
5 Oct 17, 1953 Sat (6) Georgia Tech (19) Auburn SEC W 36 6 4 0 1 W 3
6 Oct 24, 1953 Sat (4) Georgia Tech @ (1) Notre Dame Ind L 14 27 4 1 1 L 1
7 Oct 31, 1953 Sat (8) Georgia Tech @ Vanderbilt SEC W 43 0 5 1 1 W 1
8 Nov 7, 1953 Sat (6) Georgia Tech Clemson ACC W 20 7 6 1 1 W 2
9 Nov 14, 1953 Sat (5) Georgia Tech @ Alabama SEC L 6 13 6 2 1 L 1 Birmingham, AL
10 Nov 21, 1953 Sat (12) Georgia Tech (15) Duke ACC W 13 10 7 2 1 W 1
11 Nov 28, 1953 Sat (10) Georgia Tech Georgia SEC W 28 12 8 2 1 W 2
12 Jan 1, 1954 Fri (10) Georgia Tech N (11) West Virginia Southern W 42 19 9 2 1 W 3 Sugar Bowl (New Orleans, LA)