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1979 Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets Roster

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Record: 4-6-1, .409 W-L% (92nd of 140)
Conference: Ind (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Pepper Rodgers (4-6-1)

PS/G: 13.8 (117th of 140) ▪ PA/G: 17.3 (52nd of 140)
SRS: 1.67 (62nd of 140) ▪ SOS: 4.85 (57th of 140)

  • Roster includes most starters and key reserves.
  • Starters are marked with an asterisk (*).
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Partial Roster

Rk Player Class Pos Summary
1 Mike Kelley QB 149 Cmp, 300 Att, 2051 Yds, 10 TD
2 Gary Lanier QB
3 Ronny Cone* RB 126 Att, 617 Yds, 4.9 Avg
4 Bo Thomas* RB 99 Att, 360 Yds, 3.6 Avg
5 Eddie Fortier RB 1 Att, 14 Yds, 14.0 Avg
6 Ray Friday RB 4 Att, 18 Yds, 4.5 Avg
7 Darrell Heflin RB 2 Att, 2 Yds, 1.0 Avg
8 King Irwin RB 14 Att, 68 Yds, 4.9 Avg
9 Rodney Lee RB 25 Att, 78 Yds, 3.1 Avg
10 Jimmy Stanley RB 5 Att, 26 Yds, 5.2 Avg
11 Leon Chadwick* WR 25 Rec, 355 Yds, 14.2 Avg
12 Kris Kentura* WR
13 Marlon Heggs WR 25 Rec, 397 Yds, 15.9 Avg
14 Kris Kentera WR 25 Rec, 526 Yds, 21.0 Avg
15 Matt Rank WR 10 Rec, 126 Yds, 12.6 Avg
16 George Moore* TE 23 Rec, 275 Yds, 12.0 Avg
17 Glenn Etheridge TE 7 Rec, 121 Yds, 17.3 Avg
18 Devon Maness TE 11 Rec, 74 Yds, 6.7 Avg
19 Tom Daniel* OL
20 David Lutz* OL
21 Clint Momon* OL
22 Scott Simons* OL
23 Ben Utt* OL
24 Rick Olive* DL
25 Ivey Stokes* DL
26 Lynwood Volley* DL
27 Bill Haley* LB
28 Henry Johnson* LB
29 Al Richardson* LB
30 Lance Skelton* LB
31 Lawrence Lowe* DB
32 Kevin Schmidt* DB
33 Mark Sheffield* DB
34 Ken Taylor* DB
35 Ted Peeples P