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1979 Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets Stats

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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)

Team Stats

Most values are per game averages
Passing Rushing
Split G Cmp Att Pct Yds TD Att Yds Avg TD
Offense 11 14.0 27.9 50.2 191.0 1.0 37.6 116.2 3.1 0.6
Defense 11 10.7 20.7 51.8 128.2 0.4 54.7 213.1 3.9 1.5
Difference +3.3 +7.2 -1.6 +62.8 +0.6 -17.1 -96.9 -0.8 -0.9

Passing

Passing
Rk Player Cmp Att Pct Yds Y/A AY/A TD Int Rate
1 Mike Kelley 149 300 49.7 2051 6.8 4.7 10 19 105.4
2 Ted Peeples 5 7 71.4 50 7.1 10.0 1 0 178.6

Rushing & Receiving

Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
1 Ronny Cone 126 617 4.9 4 6 42 7.0 0 132 659 5.0 4
2 Bo Thomas 99 360 3.6 0 17 151 8.9 0 116 511 4.4 0
3 Mike Kelley 99 56 0.6 1 99 56 0.6 1
4 Rodney Lee 25 78 3.1 1 25 78 3.1 1
5 Leon Chadwick 25 58 2.3 1 25 355 14.2 3 50 413 8.3 4
6 King Irwin 14 68 4.9 0 14 68 4.9 0
7 Ted Peeples 9 -4 -0.4 0 9 -4 -0.4 0
8 Jimmy Stanley 5 26 5.2 0 2 5 2.5 0 7 31 4.4 0
9 Ray Friday 4 18 4.5 0 2 9 4.5 0 6 27 4.5 0
10 Gary Lanier 3 -2 -0.7 0 3 -2 -0.7 0
11 Darrell Heflin 2 2 1.0 0 1 10 10.0 0 3 12 4.0 0
12 Eddie Fortier 1 14 14.0 0 1 14 14.0 0
13 Devon Maness 1 -3 -3.0 0 11 74 6.7 0 12 71 5.9 0
14 Marlon Heggs 1 -10 -10.0 0 25 397 15.9 2 26 387 14.9 2
15 Kris Kentera 25 526 21.0 4 25 526 21.0 4
16 George Moore 23 275 12.0 1 23 275 12.0 1
17 Matt Rank 10 126 12.6 1 10 126 12.6 1
18 Glenn Etheridge 7 121 17.3 0 7 121 17.3 0

Defense & Fumbles

Tackles Def Int Fumbles
Rk Player Solo Ast Tot Loss Sk Int Yds Avg TD PD FR Yds TD FF
1 Robert Newman 3 25 8.3 0
2 Lawrence Lowe 2 0 0.0 0
3 Henry Johnson 1 8 8.0 0
4 Kevin Schmidt 1 0 0.0 0
5 Mark Sheffield 1 0 0.0 0

Kick & Punt Returns

Kick Ret Punt Ret
Rk Player Ret Yds Avg TD Ret Yds Avg TD
1 Marlon Heggs 19 426 22.4 0
2 Leon Chadwick 9 180 20.0 0
3 Robert Newman 2 20 10.0 0
4 Leroy Kaylor 1 18 18.0 0
5 Bo Thomas 1 13 13.0 0
6 Darrell Heflin 1 11 11.0 0
7 Gary Lanier 27 168 6.2 0
8 Denny Rochester 3 9 3.0 0
9 Lance Skelton 1 30 30.0 0

Kicking & Punting

Kicking Punting
Rk Player XPM XPA XP% FGM FGA FG% Pts Punts Yds Avg
1 Johnny Smith 17 17 100.0 7 15 46.7 38
2 Ted Peeples 37 1416 38.3
3 Jeff Pierce 31 1208 39.0
4 Mike Kelley 7 322 46.0
5 Gary Lanier 2 60 30.0