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1955 Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets Stats

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Record: 9-1-1, .864 W-L% (5th of 110) ▪ Rank: 7th in Final AP Poll
Conference: SEC  ▪ Conference Record: 4-1-1 (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Bobby Dodd (9-1-1)

PS/G: 17.2 (55th of 110) ▪ PA/G: 4.2 (1st of 110)
SRS: 17.36 (8th of 110) ▪ SOS: 6.00 (23rd of 110)

Bowl Game: Won Sugar Bowl 7-0 versus Pittsburgh

Team Stats

Most values are per game averages
Passing Rushing
Split G Cmp Att Pct Yds TD Att Yds Avg TD
Offense 11 4.6 9.5 49.0 61.3 0.5 46.3 181.6 3.9 1.5
Defense 11 4.5 10.0 44.5 59.8 0.1 36.9 121.9 3.3 0.5
Difference +0.1 -0.5 +4.5 +1.5 +0.4 +9.4 +59.7 +0.6 +1.0

Passing

Passing
Rk Player Cmp Att Pct Yds Y/A AY/A TD Int Rate
1 Wade Mitchell 18 43 41.9 221 5.1 -0.7 1 6 64.8
2 Toppy Vann 21 36 58.3 270 7.5 4.3 1 3 113.8
3 Burton Grant 7 13 53.8 98 7.5 5.6 1 1 127.2
4 George Volkert 0 6 0.0 0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0
5 Johnny Menger 0 2 0.0 0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0

Rushing & Receiving

Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
1 George Volkert 81 573 7.1 4 8 171 21.4 1 89 744 8.4 5
2 Stan Flowers 60 258 4.3 0 4 86 21.5 0 64 344 5.4 0
3 Ken Owen 59 251 4.3 0 1 14 14.0 0 60 265 4.4 0
4 Wade Mitchell 58 82 1.4 3 58 82 1.4 3
5 Dickie Mattison 56 256 4.6 2 1 6 6.0 0 57 262 4.6 2
6 Jimmy Thompson 56 218 3.9 1 7 51 7.3 0 63 269 4.3 1
7 Toppy Vann 56 111 2.0 6 56 111 2.0 6
8 Dick Gookin 25 70 2.8 0 1 4 4.0 0 26 74 2.8 0
9 Paul Rotenberry 22 89 4.0 1 1 11 11.0 0 23 100 4.3 1
10 Johnny Menger 15 36 2.4 0 4 32 8.0 0 19 68 3.6 0
11 J Cochran 7 37 5.3 0 5 59 11.8 0 12 96 8.0 0
12 Burton Grant 4 1 0.3 0 4 1 0.3 0
13 Don Ellis 6 78 13.0 2 6 78 13.0 2
14 Paul Vickers 3 60 20.0 0 3 60 20.0 0
15 Tommy Rose 3 44 14.7 0 3 44 14.7 0
16 Danny Bagwell 2 29 14.5 1 2 29 14.5 1
17 Ted Smith 2 10 5.0 1 2 10 5.0 1
18 Charlie Huff 1 12 12.0 0 1 12 12.0 0