1961 Louisiana State Fighting Tigers Stats

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Record: 10-1, .909 W-L% (4th of 111) ▪ Rank: 4th in Final AP Poll
Conference: SEC  ▪ Conference Record: 6-0 (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Paul Dietzel (10-1)

PS/G: 23.5 (19th of 111) ▪ PA/G: 5.2 (3rd of 111)
SRS: 21.84 (4th of 111) ▪ SOS: 8.75 (10th of 111)

Bowl Game: Won Orange Bowl 25-7 versus Colorado

Team Stats

Most values are per game averages
Passing Rushing
Split G Cmp Att Pct Yds TD Att Yds Avg TD
Offense 11 4.7 10.9 43.3 64.0 0.4 46.9 199.6 4.3
Defense 11 7.4 16.2 45.5 82.6 0.2 35.1 72.2 2.1 0.4
Difference -2.7 -5.3 -2.2 -18.6 +0.2 +11.8 +127.4 +2.2 -0.4

Passing

Passing
Rk Player Cmp Att Pct Yds Y/A AY/A TD Int Rate
1 Lynn Amedee 40 94 42.6 485 5.2 3.2 2 5 82.3
2 Jimmy Field 12 25 48.0 239 9.6 9.4 2 1 146.7

Rushing & Receiving

Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
1 Earl Gros 90 406 4.5 4 90 406 4.5 4
2 Ray Wilkins 66 264 4.0 3 9 72 8.0 0 75 336 4.5 3
3 Wendell Harris 65 241 3.7 6 10 177 17.7 2 75 418 5.6 8
4 Jerry Stovall 63 405 6.4 3 9 135 15.0 0 72 540 7.5 3
5 Bo Campbell 48 319 6.6 4 4 57 14.3 0 52 376 7.2 4
6 Charles Cranford 48 156 3.3 0 7 101 14.4 0 55 257 4.7 0
7 Lynn Amedee 46 132 2.9 3 46 132 2.9 3
8 Jimmy Field 45 199 4.4 0 45 199 4.4 0
9 Tommy Neck 15 51 3.4 0 1 22 22.0 0 16 73 4.6 0
10 Buddy Soefker 9 23 2.6 0 9 23 2.6 0
11 Garland Hamic 5 9 1.8 0 5 9 1.8 0
12 Billy Truax 5 61 12.2 0 5 61 12.2 0
13 Jack Gates 3 49 16.3 0 3 49 16.3 0
14 Danny Neumann 2 19 9.5 2 2 19 9.5 2