November 25th, 2012 09:39 AM║ Posted By: MrSEC.com ║ Permalink
║ Schools: Mississippi State, Missouri, Ole Miss, South Carolina, Texas A&M, Vanderbilt
Tags: Dylan Thompson, Johnny Manziel, Ole Miss, South Carolina
1. Aggies quarterback Johnny Manziel completes his Heisman resume – throws for 372 yards and rushes for 67 – five touchdowns in all. Sets SEC record for total offense in a season.
2. Texas A&M converts first 12 third-downs, didn’t punt until the fourth quarter.
3. Missouri quarterback James Franklin doesn’t play. Four separate injuries this year – ends the season with less than half the total-yards of a year ago.
4. Mizzou ends the year 5-7. Gary Pinkel on the program:“And it won’t change because what we do works. We just have to do it better.”
Ole Miss 41 – Mississippi State 24
5. 527 total yards of offense for the Rebels, beat Dan Mullen for the first time.
6. 2010 video clip of Mullen – “We’ll never lose to this team again” – appears on Vaught-Hemingway Stadium jumbotron late in the game.
7. Mike Herndon: “For the first time since Mullen arrived in Starkville, Ole Miss beat him in the motivational game.”
8. Hugh Freeze: “We didn’t play out of hatred for anyone. It was more of playing out of love for one another and this university.”
South Carolina 27 – Clemson 17
9. Backup South Carolina quarterback Dylan Thompson throws for 310 yards and three touchdowns.
10. Jadeveon Clowney sets single-season sack record at South Carolina.
11. Four in a row for the Gamecocks over the Tigers for the first time since the 1950′s.
12. Steve Spurrier gets career victory 65 at USC – most ever for a South Carolina coach: “That’s sort of neat that it came against our in-state rival.”
Vanderbilt 55 – Wake Forest 21
13. Eight wins for Vanderbilt for the first time since 1982 – six in a row for the first time since 1955.
14. Jordan Rogers and Jordan Matthews hook up 10 times for 144 yards in the first half.
15. 180 yards for Zac Stacy – only running back in Vanderbilt history to surpass 3,000 yards in his career.
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