1973 Georgia Bulldogs Football Team
Get 1973 Georgia Bulldogs Football Team essential facts below. View Videos or join the 1973 Georgia Bulldogs Football Team discussion. Add 1973 Georgia Bulldogs Football Team to your PopFlock.com topic list for future reference or share this resource on social media.
1973 Georgia Bulldogs Football Team
1973 Georgia Bulldogs football
Peach Bowl champion
Peach Bowl, W 17-16 vs. Maryland
ConferenceSoutheastern Conference
1973 record7-4-1 (3-4 SEC)
Head coachVince Dooley (10th season)
Defensive coordinatorErk Russell (10th season)
Home stadiumSanford Stadium (59,200)
Seasons
← 1972
1974 →
1973 SEC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 4 Alabama $ 8 0 0     11 1 0
No. 13 LSU 5 1 0     9 3 0
Ole Miss 4 3 0     6 5 0
No. 19 Tennessee 3 3 0     8 4 0
Georgia 3 4 0     7 4 1
Florida 3 4 0     7 5 0
Kentucky 3 4 0     5 6 0
Auburn 2 5 0     6 6 0
Mississippi State 2 5 0     4 5 2
Vanderbilt 1 5 0     5 6 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1973 Georgia Bulldogs football team represented the Georgia Bulldogs of the University of Georgia during the 1973 NCAA Division I football season.

Schedule

DateOpponentSiteTVResultAttendance
September 15Pittsburgh*T 7-752,005
September 22Clemson*
  • Sanford Stadium
  • Athens, GA (rivalry)
W 31-1448,280
September 29No. 19 NC State*
  • Sanford Stadium
  • Athens, GA
W 31-1252,700
October 6at No. 3 AlabamaL 14-2857,790
October 13Ole Miss
  • Sanford Stadium
  • Athens, GA
W 20-057,800
October 20at VanderbiltL 14-1821,500
October 27Kentuckydagger
  • Sanford Stadium
  • Athens, GA
L 7-1254,500
November 3at No. 11 TennesseeW 35-3170,812
November 10vs. FloridaABCL 10-1170,266
November 17Auburn
W 28-1459,700
December 1at Georgia TechW 10-360,316
December 28vs. No. 18 Maryland*MizlouW 17-1638,107
  • *Non-conference game
  • daggerHomecoming
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game
  • Source: 1974 Georgia Bulldogs Football Media Guide/Yearbook

Roster

Game summaries

Clemson

1 234Total
Clemson 0 707 14
Georgia 0 31414 31

[1]

Tennessee

1 234Total
Georgia 7 14014 35
Tennessee 14 0170 31

Andy Johnson scored the game-winning touchdown in the final minute after Tennessee went for it on a fourth-and-two at their own 28 with 2:32 remaining.[2]

References

  1. ^ "Freshman Sparks Georgia Victory." Ocala Star-Banner. 1973 Sept 23.
  2. ^ "Vols Gamble and Lose to Georgia." Palm Beach Post. 1973 Nov 4.



  This article uses material from the Wikipedia page available here. It is released under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike License 3.0.

1973_Georgia_Bulldogs_football_team
 



 



 
Music Scenes