1970 Georgia Bulldogs football team

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1970 Georgia Bulldogs football
Conference Southeastern Conference
1970 record 5–5 (3–3 SEC)
Head coach Vince Dooley (7th year)
Defensive coordinator Erk Russell (7th year)
Home stadium Sanford Stadium (59,200)
Seasons
← 1969
1971 →
1970 SEC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#7 LSU $ 5 0 0     9 3 0
#4 Tennessee 4 1 0     11 1 0
#10 Auburn 5 2 0     9 2 0
#20 Ole Miss 4 2 0     7 4 0
Florida 3 3 0     7 4 0
Georgia 3 3 0     5 5 0
Alabama 3 4 0     6 5 1
Mississippi State 3 4 0     6 5 0
Vanderbilt 1 5 0     4 7 0
Kentucky 0 7 0     2 9 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1970 Georgia Bulldogs football team represented the Georgia Bulldogs of the University of Georgia during the 1970 college football season.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
September 19 at Tulane* No. 19 Tulane StadiumNew Orleans, LA L 14–17   30,924
September 26 Clemson* Sanford StadiumAthens, GA (Rivalry) W 38–0   55,682
October 3 at Mississippi State Mississippi Veterans Memorial StadiumJackson, MS L 6–7   25,044
October 10 No. 5 Ole Miss Sanford Stadium • Athens, GA L 21–31   59,310
October 17 Vanderbilt Sanford Stadium • Athens, GA (Rivalry) W 37–3   53,241
October 24 at Kentucky Stoll Field/McLean StadiumLexington, KY W 19–3   34,000
October 31 South Carolina*dagger Sanford Stadium • Athens, GA (Rivalry) ABC W 52–34   57,391
November 7 vs. Florida Gator Bowl StadiumJacksonville, FL (Rivalry) ABC L 17–24   70,294
November 14 at No. 8 Auburn Cliff Hare StadiumAuburn, AL (Deep South's Oldest Rivalry) ABC W 31–17   61,791
November 28 No. 16 Georgia Tech* Sanford Stadium • Athens, GA (Clean, Old-Fashioned Hate) L 7–17   59,803
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll.
  • Source: 1971 Georgia Bulldogs Football Media Guide/Yearbook

Game summaries[edit]

Auburn[edit]

1 2 3 4 Total
Georgia 6 8 3 14 31
Auburn 0 17 0 0 17

[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Georgia Shocks Auburn, 31-17." Palm Beach Post. 1970 Nov 15.