1967 Florida Gators football team

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1967 Florida Gators football
Conference Southeastern Conference
1967 record 6–4 (4–2 T-3rd SEC)
Head coach Ray Graves
Offensive coordinator Ed Kensler
Defensive coordinator Gene Ellenson
Home stadium Florida Field
Seasons
« 1966 1968 »
1967 SEC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#2 Tennessee $ 6 0 0     9 2 0
#8 Alabama 5 1 0     8 2 1
Florida 4 2 0     6 4 0
Ole Miss 4 2 1     6 4 1
Georgia 3 2 0     7 4 0
LSU 3 2 1     7 3 1
Auburn 3 3 0     6 4 0
Kentucky 1 6 0     2 8 0
Vanderbilt 0 6 0     2 7 1
Mississippi State 0 6 0     1 9 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1967 Florida Gators football team represented the University of Florida during the 1967 college football season. The season was the eighth for Ray Graves as the head coach of the Florida Gators football team. Graves' 1967 Florida Gators posted a 6–4 overall record and a 4–2 record in the Southeastern Conference (SEC), tying for third among the ten SEC teams.[1]

Schedule and results[edit]

Date Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result
9–23–1967 Illinois* Florida FieldGainesville, FL W 14–0  
9–30–1967 Mississippi State Veterans Memorial StadiumJackson, MS W 24–7  
10–7–1967 Louisiana State Florida Field • Gainesville, FL L 6–37  
10–14–1967 Tulane* Tulane StadiumNew Orleans, LA W 35–0  
10–28–1967 Vanderbilt Florida Field • Gainesville, FL (HC) W 27–22  
11–4–1967 Auburn Cliff Hare StadiumAuburn, AL L 21–26  
11–11–1967 Georgia Gator Bowl StadiumJacksonville, FL ABC W 17–16  
11–18–1967 Kentucky Florida Field • Gainesville, FL W 28–12  
11–25–1967 Florida State* Florida Field • Gainesville, FL L 16–21  
12–10–1967 Miami* Orange Bowl StadiumMiami, FL ABC L 13–20  
*Non-conference game. #Rankings from AP Poll released prior to game; from 1962 to 1967, AP only ranked the top ten teams.

Primary source: 2015 Florida Gators Football Media Guide[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b 2015 Florida Gators Football Media Guide, University Athletic Association, Gainesville, Florida, p. 107 (2015). Retrieved August 16, 2015.