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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 (118th of 140) ▪ PA/G: 17.3 (52nd of 140)
SRS: 1.67 (62nd of 140) ▪ SOS: 4.85 (57th of 140)


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

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