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1956 Tennessee Volunteers Stats

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Record: 10-1, .909 W-L% (4th of 111) ▪ Rank: 2nd in Final AP Poll
Conference: SEC  ▪ Conference Record: 6-0 (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Bowden Wyatt (10-1)

PS/G: 25.0 (13th of 111) ▪ PA/G: 8.0 (9th of 111)
SRS: 23.26 (2nd of 111) ▪ SOS: 6.89 (33rd of 111)

Bowl Game: Lost Sugar Bowl 13-7 versus Baylor

Team Stats

Most values are per game averages
Passing Rushing
Split G Cmp Att Pct Yds TD Att Yds Avg TD
Offense 11 4.9 9.1 54.0 74.5 0.6 41.3 206.6 5.0 2.7
Defense 11 6.3 14.9 42.1 72.5 0.1 44.3 148.0 3.3 0.9
Difference -1.4 -5.8 +11.9 +2.0 +0.5 -3.0 +58.6 +1.7 +1.8

Passing

Passing
Rk Player Cmp Att Pct Yds Y/A AY/A TD Int Rate
1 Johnny Majors 36 59 61.0 552 9.4 8.8 5 3 157.4
2 Al Carter 15 31 48.4 236 7.6 5.4 1 2 110.1
3 Bobby Gordon 1 6 16.7 10 1.7 -5.8 0 1 -2.7
4 Carroll Young 2 4 50.0 22 5.5 10.5 1 0 178.7

Rushing & Receiving

Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
1 Johnny Majors 108 549 5.1 7 108 549 5.1 7
2 Tom Bronson 105 562 5.4 8 105 562 5.4 8
3 Al Carter 73 324 4.4 7 73 324 4.4 7
4 Carl Smith 67 341 5.1 4 67 341 5.1 4
5 Bobby Gordon 53 202 3.8 0 53 202 3.8 0
6 Carroll Young 18 52 2.9 0 18 52 2.9 0
7 Bill Anderson 15 172 11.5 1 10 216 21.6 2 25 388 15.5 3
8 Bobby Sandlin 6 54 9.0 0 3 45 15.0 0 9 99 11.0 0
9 Hilrey Carr 5 17 3.4 0 5 17 3.4 0
10 Buddy Cruze 20 357 17.9 2 20 357 17.9 2
11 Roger Urbano 10 103 10.3 0 10 103 10.3 0
12 Bill Bennett 4 40 10.0 0 4 40 10.0 0
13 Stockton Adkins 4 30 7.5 0 4 30 7.5 0
14 Carl Hannah 2 22 11.0 0 2 22 11.0 0
15 Edd Cantrell 1 7 7.0 0 1 7 7.0 0