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1961 Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets Schedule and Results

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Record: 7-4, .636 W-L% (34th of 111) ▪ Rank: 13th in Final AP Poll
Conference: SEC (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Bobby Dodd (7-4)

PS/G: 16.1 (54th of 111) ▪ PA/G: 7.3 (7th of 111)
SRS: 17.98 (7th of 111) ▪ SOS: 9.89 (6th of 111)

Bowl Game: Lost Gator Bowl 30-15 versus Penn State

AP Poll Summary

Pre 9/25 10/2 10/9 10/16 10/23 10/30 11/6 11/13 11/20 11/27 Final
    3   8 9 7 9       13

11 Games

G Date Day School Opponent Conf Pts Opp W L T Streak Notes
1 Sep 22, 1961 Fri Georgia Tech @ Southern California AAWU W 27 7 1 0 0 W 1
2 Sep 30, 1961 Sat Georgia Tech (7) Rice SWC W 24 0 2 0 0 W 2
3 Oct 7, 1961 Sat (3) Georgia Tech @ Louisiana State SEC L 0 10 2 1 0 L 1
4 Oct 14, 1961 Sat Georgia Tech Duke ACC W 21 0 3 1 0 W 1
5 Oct 21, 1961 Sat (8) Georgia Tech Auburn SEC W 7 6 4 1 0 W 2
6 Oct 28, 1961 Sat (9) Georgia Tech @ Tulane SEC W 35 0 5 1 0 W 3
7 Nov 4, 1961 Sat (7) Georgia Tech Florida SEC W 20 0 6 1 0 W 4
8 Nov 11, 1961 Sat (9) Georgia Tech @ Tennessee SEC L 6 10 6 2 0 L 1
9 Nov 18, 1961 Sat Georgia Tech @ (2) Alabama SEC L 0 10 6 3 0 L 2 Birmingham, AL
10 Dec 2, 1961 Sat Georgia Tech Georgia SEC W 22 7 7 3 0 W 1
11 Dec 30, 1961 Sat Georgia Tech N Penn State Ind L 15 30 7 4 0 L 1 Gator Bowl (Jacksonville, FL)