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1961 Georgia Bulldogs football team

The 1961 Georgia Bulldogs football team represented the Georgia Bulldogs of the University of Georgia during the 1961 NCAA University Division football season. The Bulldogs completed the season with a 3–7 record.

1961 Georgia Bulldogs football
ConferenceSoutheastern Conference
1961 record3–7 (2–5 SEC)
Head coachJohnny Griffith (1st season)
Home stadiumSanford Stadium
Seasons
← 1960
1962 →
1961 SEC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 1 Alabama + 7 0 0     11 0 0
No. 4 LSU + 6 0 0     10 1 0
No. 5 Ole Miss 5 1 0     9 2 0
No. 13 Georgia Tech 4 3 0     7 4 0
Tennessee 4 3 0     6 4 0
Florida 3 3 0     4 5 1
Auburn 3 4 0     6 4 0
Kentucky 2 4 0     5 5 0
Georgia 2 5 0     3 7 0
Mississippi State 1 5 0     5 5 0
Tulane 1 5 0     2 8 0
Vanderbilt 1 6 0     2 8 0
  • + – Conference co-champions
Rankings from AP Poll

ScheduleEdit

DateOpponentSiteResult
September 23No. 3 AlabamaL 6–32
September 30Vanderbilt
  • Sanford Stadium
  • Athens, Georgia (Rivalry)
L 0–21
October 7South Carolina*
  • Sanford Stadium
  • Athens, Georgia (Rivalry)
W 17–14
October 14at Florida State*L 0–3
October 21Mississippi StateW 10–7
October 28Kentucky 
  • Sanford Stadium
  • Athens, Georgia
W 16–15
November 3at Miami (FL)*L 7–32
November 11vs. FloridaL 14–21
November 18Auburn
L 7–10
December 2at Georgia Tech
L 7–22
  • *Non-conference game
  •  Homecoming
  • Rankings from Coaches' Poll released prior to the game
  • Source: GeorgiaDogs.com: 1961 football schedule[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "1961 Football Schedule". GeorgiaDogs.com. Retrieved December 16, 2012.