Bcs matchups previous season preseason references 1963 southeastern conference football season league ncaa division i fbs football bowl subdivision sport football number of teams 12 regular season sec championship game football seasons 1963 sec football standings v d e conf overall team w l t. Ole miss immediately improved under freeze, finishing 76 in 2012 and winning the birmingham bowl. Aug 27, 20 the 1963 roster was filled with names of legendary players who helped carry coach billy j. Winsipedia database and infographics of vanderbilt commodores vs. Following his career at ole miss, dunn played in the 1964 chicago allstar game and the senior bowl before being selected in the fourth round 45th overall pick by the dallas cowboys in the 1964 national football league draft and by the san diego chargers in the third round 24th overall pick of the 1964 american football league draft. While the ap poll began ranking 25 teams in 1989, it ranked only 10 teams in 1962. The 1963 ole miss rebels football team represented the university of mississippi during the 1963 ncaa university division football season.
Ole miss won 217, but it was the only loss dealt this season to memphis, who finished 81, including a victory over 91 southern miss, who defeated each of their other opponents by more than a touchdown. Contentsshow bowl games awards and allsec teams rankings sec vs. The sugar bowl selected a second sec team, thirdplace finisher alabama, to face sec champ ole miss, while 2nd place auburn was picked by the orange bowl to meet big 8 champion nebraska. Ole miss rebels football series history and alltime records, national championships, conference championships, bowl games, wins, bowl record, allamericans, heisman winners, and nfl draft picks.
Ole miss and lsu have played football against each other 105 times. The odd history between tech, mississippi state, ole miss. The rebels havent won an sec championship since 1963, have never won the sec west outright and lost 16 sec games in a row before beating auburn 41. During that time vaught had four 10 win seasons and five 9 win seasons and won six sec championships in 1947, 1954, 1955, 1960, 1962 and 1963. Hugh freeze resigns as ole miss football coach after pattern. Ole miss were champions of the southeastern conference, finishing the regular season with a record of 702 501 sec and ranked. In his first season at the helm in 1947, the rebels posted a 92 record and won the first of six sec crowns 1947, 1954, 1955, 1960, 1962, 1963. The programs first sugar bowl win was a dismantling of texas, which saw. The official 1963 football schedule for the university of houston cougars.
Arkansas coach, and future college football hall of famer, frank broyles made the succinct assessment. The mississippi rebels football team, also known as the ole miss rebels, is a member. Ole miss was awarded the national championship by the billingsley report, litkenhouse and sagarin ratings. In 1966, he led ole miss to an 83 record and was named allsoutheastern conference. The rebels were led by 17thyear head coach johnny vaught and played their home games at hemingway stadium in oxford, mississippi. The ncaa does not recognize the billingsley report, litkenhous or sagarin ratings. The most recent success that the football program enjoyed came in the form of old miss legend, archie mannings son, eli, who delivered a sec western division cochampionship and cotton bowl victory in 2003. Ole miss were champions of the southeastern conference, finishing the regular season with a record of 702 and ranked 7th in the final ap poll. The rebels last won the sec championship in 1963, and prior to the 2015 season had not finished a season ranked in the top 10 of the ap poll since 1969. Brown is the grandfather of ben brown, a current ole miss offensive. List of ole miss rebels football seasons wikipedia. Aug 26, 2019 the win was the final act of a season in which ole miss won its third sec title. Every week during the season, well send you an email to your inbox with scores, this weeks schedule, top performers, fantasy drops.
Every week during the season, well send you an email to your inbox with scores, this. Ole miss football msu 2019 follow john rhys plumlee and company as they celebrate the giving spirit of the season, the managers and trainers face off on the. In his 25 seasons as ole miss head coach vaught only had one losing season. For good measure, the jackets will open the 2015 season with alcorn state, located in lorman, miss. Few are predicting kiffin is going to win a national championship at ole miss, mostly because its ole miss. Nov 29, 2014 ole miss hasnt won the sec since 1963 and hasnt appeared in a conference title game since the league started it in 1992. The rebels were led by 12thyear head coach johnny vaught and played their home games at hemingway stadium in oxford, mississippi. In that era the rebels have inscribed their names on that list just twice. The school claims three national titles 1959, 1960, 1962 awarded by the likes of the. The 1962 ole miss rebels football team represented the university of mississippi during the 1962 college football season. The official 1963 football schedule for the ole miss rebels. They were invited to the 1964 sugar bowl, where they lost to fellow sec. In fact, in every year since 1963 at least one southeastern conference school has finished in the top ten in the seasons final associated press ap poll. The win was the final act of a season in which ole miss won its third sec title.
The official youtube channel of ole miss athletics. Oct 31, 2018 following his career at ole miss, dunn played in the 1964 chicago allstar game and the senior bowl before being selected in the fourth round 45th overall pick by the dallas cowboys in the 1964 national football league draft and by the san diego chargers in the third round 24th overall pick of the 1964 american football league draft. Ole miss took the early 30 lead in the second quarter, after a 30yard irwin field goal. Single season rushing td, single season receiving yards. The last ole miss sec champion was crowned in 1963. Ole miss ncaa college football awards winners espn. Apr 08, 2020 few are predicting kiffin is going to win a national championship at ole miss, mostly because its ole miss. Find out the names of every ole miss player who has ever won a major college football award. Winsipedia database and infographics of lsu tigers vs. Ole miss rebels football american football database fandom. Cunningham, who died in 2015, attended ole miss on a football scholarship offered by legendary coach johnny vaught, playing halfback, wingback and kick returner. Ole miss was awarded the national championship by the billingsley report, litkenhous and, later, sagarin ratings. Calling ole miss football great jim weatherly an interesting man would be an epic understatement. Wikipedia reported the top ten rankings of each team in the 11 week season of 1962.
That 1947 season also saw ole miss great charlie conerly become the first rebel player to be a contender for the heisman trophy, placing fourth in the voting for the prestigious honor. Former kentucky football player stars on a new team. A final look at draft season concludes with the top10 drafts of all time for ole miss football. The 1958 ole miss rebels football team represented the university of mississippi during the 1958 ncaa university division football season. Earlier this fall, tech moved a previously scheduled homeandhome with ole miss to 202223. For perspective, one division title in 28 seasons could be viewed as an aberration.
Ole miss hasnt won the sec since 1963 and hasnt appeared in a conference title game since the league started it in 1992. Ole miss football legend allen brown passes away the oxford. Just one of those meetings was a nonregular season contest. Apr 30, 2018 1964 ole miss proved to be one of the poorest seasons in johnny vaughts legendary career. The ole miss rebels finished the 1963 season with a 712 record. Every week during the season, well send you an email to your inbox with scores, this weeks schedule, top performers, fantasy drops and adds, new debuts and interesting tidbits. The first team won four of five games during that inaugural football season. The 1963 roster was filled with names of legendary players who helped carry coach billy j. He averaged nine yards each time he touched the ball over three varsity seasons. Elmore was drafted by the washington redskins in 1962 and played one season in the nfl. The official 2019 football schedule for the ole miss rebels. Behind a solid win, ole miss locked up its second national championship in three years. The 1963 panthers were perhaps the best team of the modern football era not to appear in a bowl. Murphys squad to an undefeated and a 14th place national ranking in the season s final poll.
They had gone 82 each of the previous 2 seasons, and they would finish 901 and top 10 in 1963. Spotlight not leaving state of mississippi after ole miss. Weatherly, a native of pontotoc, played for legendary ole miss coach johnny vaught as an allsoutheastern conference quarterback and honorable mention allamerican on the 1964 team. Oxford ole miss lost one of its football legends monday, with the passing of allen brown, 76, following a lengthy illness. Murphys squad to an undefeated and a 14th place national ranking in the seasons final poll. The rebels finished the season undefeated, as southeastern conference sec champions and with a victory over arkansas in the sugar bowl. Ole miss mens basketball brooklyn and back 2019 follow along as kermit davis and the rebels take their first road trip of the year to the big apple. Jul 04, 2011 ole miss football 1983 highlights duration. When they did beat penn state on december 7, it was too late. The lone blemish on the 63 schedule, if it could be called a blemish, was a 00 tie against no. Ole miss lost one of its football legends monday, in natchez, mississippi, with the passing of allen brown, 76, following a lengthy illness. Feb 06, 20 the rebels havent won an sec championship since 1963, have never won the sec west outright and lost 16 sec games in a row before beating auburn 4120 last season. Mississippi state has just one conference title in its history, from. He was also a member of the only unbeaten and untiedread the story.
This is a complete list of ole miss rebels football seasons. Tigersportsreport 1963 football team to be honored. The 1963 edition to the sugar bowl featured the 3rd ranked ole miss rebels, and the 6th ranked arkansas razorbacks. The stated goal of every sec program other than vanderbilt is to compete. He played in the canadian football league in 1963 for calgary. Ole miss football legend perry lee dunn passes away.77 1185 995 659 844 1429 702 1245 570 1166 1235 1377 706 275 383 482 767 444 1575 1428 1354 434 984 421 851 1063 730 1050 176 423 494 526 21 318 305 613