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Vince Dooley was the 22nd head coach of the University of Georgia Bulldogs college football team and served in that role from 1964 to 1988. He compiled a 201-77-10 record (.715 winning percentage).

Coaching Summary

Year Team Overall Conference Standing Bowl Coaches# AP°
Vince Dooley (SEC) (1964–1988)
1964 Georgia 7-3-1 3-2 5 W Sun Bowl NR NR
1965 Georgia 6-4 2-3 8 15 NR
1966 Georgia 10-1 5-0 1 W Cotton Bowl Classic 4 4
1967 Georgia 7-4 3-2 5 L Liberty Bowl 18 NR
1968 Georgia 8-1-2 5-0-1 1 L Sugar Bowl 4 8
1969 Georgia 5-5-1 2-3-1 5 L Sun Bowl NR NR
1970 Georgia 5-5 3-3 T5 NR NR
1971 Georgia 11-1 5-1 T2 W Gator Bowl 8 7
1972 Georgia 7-4 4-3 5 NR NR
1973 Georgia 7-4-1 3-4 T5 W Peach Bowl NR NR
1974 Georgia 6-6 4-2 T2 L Tangerine Bowl NR NR
1975 Georgia 9-3 5-1 T2 L Cotton Bowl Classic 19 19
1976 Georgia 10-2 5-1 1 L Sugar Bowl 10 10
1977 Georgia 5-6 2-4 T6 NR NR
1978 Georgia 9-2-1 5-0-1 2 L Bluebonnet Bowl 15 16
1979 Georgia 6-5 5-1 2 NR NR
1980 Georgia 12-0 6-0 1 W Sugar Bowl 1 1
1981 Georgia 10-2 6-0 T1 L Sugar Bowl 5 6
1982 Georgia 11-1 6-0 1 L Sugar Bowl 4 4
1983 Georgia 10-1-1 5-1 2 W Cotton Bowl Classic 4 4
1984 Georgia 7-4-1 4-2 T3 T Citrus Bowl NR NR
1985 Georgia 7-3-2 3-2-1 5 T Sun Bowl NR NR
1986 Georgia 8-4 4-2 T2 L Hall of Fame Bowl NR NR
1987 Georgia 9-3 4-2 T4 W Liberty Bowl 14 13
1988 Georgia 9-3 5-2 3 W Gator Bowl 15 15
Vince Dooley: 201-77-10
Total:
      National Championship         Conference Title         Conference Division Title
Indicates BCS bowl game. #Rankings from final Coaches Poll.
°Rankings from final AP Poll.



Contents:

1964 Season - 1965 Season - 1966 Season - 1967 Season - 1968 Season - 1969 Season - 1970 Season - 1971 Season - 1972 Season - 1973 Season - 1974 Season - 1975 Season - 1976 Season - 1977 Season - 1978 Season - 1979 Season - 1980 Season - 1981 Season - 1982 Season - 1983 Season - 1984 Season - 1985 Season - 1986 Season - 1987 Season - 1988 Season - Related pages - Sources

1964 Season

1964 Georgia Bulldogs football
1964 Sun Bowl vs. Texas Tech, W, 7-0
Conference Southeastern Conference
1964 record 7-3-1 (3-2 SEC)
Head coach Vince Dooley

Home stadium

Sanford Stadium
Seasons
« 1963 1965 »
Date Opponent# Rank# Site Result
September 19 at Alabama Denny StadiumTuscaloosa, AL L 3-31  
September 26 at Vanderbilt Vanderbilt StadiumNashville, TN W 7-0  
October 3* at South Carolina Carolina StadiumColumbia, SC T 7-7  
October 10* Clemson Sanford StadiumAthens, GA W 19-7  
October 17* Florida State Sanford Stadium • Athens, GA L 14-17  
October 24 Kentucky Sanford Stadium • Athens, GA W 21-7  
October 31* North Carolina Sanford Stadium • Athens, GA W 24-8  
November 7 vs. Florida Gator Bowl StadiumJacksonville, FL (The World's Largest Outdoor Cocktail Party) W 14-7  
November 16 at Auburn Cliff Hare StadiumAuburn, AL (Deep South's Oldest Rivalry) L 7-14  
November 28* Georgia Tech Sanford Stadium • Athens, GA (Clean, Old-Fashioned Hate) W 7-0  
December 26* vs. Texas Tech Sun Bowl StadiumEl Paso, TX (Sun Bowl) W 7-0  
*Non-Conference Game. Homecoming. #Rankings from Coaches' Poll released prior to game. All times are in Central.

1965 Season

1965 Georgia Bulldogs football
Conference Southeastern Conference
1965 record 6-4 (2-3 SEC)
Head coach Vince Dooley

Home stadium

Sanford Stadium
Seasons
« 1964 1966 »
Date Opponent# Rank# Site Result
September 18 Alabama Sanford StadiumAthens, GA W 18-17  
September 25 Vanderbilt Sanford Stadium • Athens, GA W 24-10  
October 2* at Michigan #10 Michigan StadiumAnn Arbor, MI W 15-7  
October 9* Clemson #4 Sanford Stadium • Athens, GA W 23-9  
October 16* at Florida State #5 Doak Campbell StadiumTallahassee, FL L 3-10  
October 23 at Kentucky Commonwealth StadiumLexington, KY L 10-28  
October 30* North Carolina Kenan Memorial StadiumChapel Hill, NC W 47-35  
November 6 vs. Florida Gator Bowl StadiumJacksonville, FL (The World's Largest Outdoor Cocktail Party) L 10-14  
November 13 Auburn Sanford Stadium • Athens, GA (Deep South's Oldest Rivalry) L 19-21  
November 27* Georgia Tech Grant FieldAtlanta, GA (Clean, Old-Fashioned Hate) W 17-7  
*Non-Conference Game. Homecoming. #Rankings from Coaches' Poll released prior to game.

1966 Season

1966 Georgia Bulldogs football
Southeastern Conference Champions
Cotton Bowl Classic vs. SMU, W, 24-9
Conference Southeastern Conference
1966 record 10-1 (5-0 SEC)
Head coach Vince Dooley

Home stadium

Sanford Stadium
Seasons
« 1965 1967 »
Date Opponent# Rank# Site Result
September 17 vs. Mississippi State Mississippi Veterans Memorial StadiumJackson, MS W 20-17  
September 24* vs. VMI Victory StadiumRoanoke, VA W 43-7  
October 1* at South Carolina Carolina StadiumColumbia, SC W 7-0  
October 8 Mississippi Sanford StadiumAthens, GA W 9-3  
October 14* at Miami Orange Bowl StadiumMiami, FL L 6-7  
October 22 Kentucky Sanford Stadium • Athens, GA W 27-15  
October 29* North Carolina Sanford Stadium • Athens, GA W 28-3  
November 5 vs. Florida Gator Bowl StadiumJacksonville, FL (The World's Largest Outdoor Cocktail Party) W 27-10  
November 12 at Auburn #9 Cliff Hare StadiumAuburn, AL (Deep South's Oldest Rivalry) W 21-13  
November 26* Georgia Tech #7 Sanford Stadium • Athens, GA (Clean, Old-Fashioned Hate) W 23-14  
December 31* vs. SMU Cotton BowlDallas, TX (Cotton Bowl Classic) W 24-9  
*Non-Conference Game. Homecoming. #Rankings from Coaches' Poll released prior to game. All times are in Central.

1967 Season

1967 Georgia Bulldogs football
1967 Liberty Bowl vs. North Carolina State, L, 7-14
Conference Southeastern Conference
1967 record 7-4 (3-2 SEC)
Head coach Vince Dooley

Home stadium

Sanford Stadium
Seasons
« 1966 1968 »
Date Opponent# Rank# Site Result
September 23 Mississippi State #5 Sanford StadiumAthens, GA W 30-0  
September 30* at Clemson #5 Memorial StadiumClemson, SC W 24-17  
October 7* South Carolina #5 Sanford Stadium • Athens, GA W 21-0  
October 14 vs. Mississippi #3 Mississippi Veterans Memorial StadiumJackson, MS L 20-29  
October 21* VMI #8 Sanford Stadium • Athens, GA W 56-6  
October 28 at Kentucky #6 Commonwealth StadiumLexington, KY W 31-7  
November 4* at Houston Robertson StadiumHouston, TX L 14-15  
November 11 vs. Florida Gator Bowl StadiumJacksonville, FL (The World's Largest Outdoor Cocktail Party) L 16-17  
November 18 Auburn Sanford Stadium • Athens, GA (Deep South's Oldest Rivalry) W 17-0  
November 25* Georgia Tech Grant FieldAtlanta, GA (Clean, Old-Fashioned Hate) W 21-14  
December 16* vs. North Carolina State Liberty Bowl StadiumMemphis, TN (Liberty Bowl) L 7-14  
*Non-Conference Game. Homecoming. #Rankings from Coaches' Poll released prior to game.

1968 Season

1968 Georgia Bulldogs football
Southeastern Conference
Conference Southeastern Conference
1968 record ( SEC)
Head coach

Home stadium

Sanford Stadium
Seasons
« 1967 1969 »

1969 Season

1969 Georgia Bulldogs football
Conference Southeastern Conference
1969 record ( SEC)
Head coach

Home stadium

Sanford Stadium
Seasons
« 1968 1970 »

1970 Season

1970 Georgia Bulldogs football
Conference Southeastern Conference
1970 record ( SEC)
Head coach

Home stadium

Sanford Stadium
Seasons
« 1969 1971 »

1971 Season

1971 Georgia Bulldogs football
Conference Southeastern Conference
1971 record ( SEC)
Head coach

Home stadium

Sanford Stadium
Seasons
« 1970 1972 »

1972 Season

1972 Georgia Bulldogs football
Conference Southeastern Conference
1972 record ( SEC)
Head coach

Home stadium

Sanford Stadium
Seasons
« 1971 1973 »

1973 Season

1973 Georgia Bulldogs football
Conference Southeastern Conference
1973 record ( SEC)
Head coach

Home stadium

Sanford Stadium
Seasons
« 1972 1974 »

1974 Season

1974 Georgia Bulldogs football
Conference Southeastern Conference
1974 record ( SEC)
Head coach

Home stadium

Sanford Stadium
Seasons
« 1973 1975 »

1975 Season

1975 Georgia Bulldogs football
Conference Southeastern Conference
1975 record ( SEC)
Head coach

Home stadium

Sanford Stadium
Seasons
« 1974 1976 »

1976 Season

1976 Georgia Bulldogs football
Southeastern Conference
Conference Southeastern Conference
1976 record ( SEC)
Head coach

Home stadium

Sanford Stadium
Seasons
« 1975 1977 »

1977 Season

1977 Georgia Bulldogs football
Conference Southeastern Conference
1977 record ( SEC)
Head coach

Home stadium

Sanford Stadium
Seasons
« 1976 1978 »

1978 Season

1978 Georgia Bulldogs football
Conference Southeastern Conference
1978 record ( SEC)
Head coach

Home stadium

Sanford Stadium
Seasons
« 1977 1979 »

1979 Season

1979 Georgia Bulldogs football
Conference Southeastern Conference
1979 record ( SEC)
Head coach

Home stadium

Sanford Stadium
Seasons
« 1978 1980 »

1980 Season

1980 Georgia Bulldogs football
National and Southeastern Conference Champions
Sugar Bowl, Won, 17-10
Conference Southeastern Conference East
1980 record 12-0 (6-0 SEC)
Head coach Vince Dooley
Offensive coordinator George Haffner
Defensive coordinator Erskine "Erk" Russell

Home stadium

Sanford Stadium
Seasons
« 1979 1981 »

The 1980 Georgia Bulldogs football team completed the season with a 12-0 record. The Bulldogs had a regular season SEC record of 6-0. The Bulldogs completed their season with a victory over Notre Dame in the Sugar Bowl by a score of 17-10, and were crowned the 1980 National Champions

Date Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result
09/06/1980 at Tennessee Volunteers Neyland Stadium • Knoxville, TN W 16-15  
09/13/1980* Texas A&M Sanford Stadium • Athens, GA W 42-0  
09/20/1980* Clemson Tigers Sanford Stadium • Athens, GA W 20-16  
09/27/1980* TCU Horned Frogs Sanford Stadium • Athens, GA W 34-3  
10/11/1980 Ole Miss Rebels Sanford Stadium • Athens, GA W 28-21  
10/18/1980 Vanderbilt Commodores Sanford Stadium • Athens, GA W 41-0  
10/25/1980 at Kentucky Wildcats Commonwealth Stadium • Lexington, KY W 27-0  
11/01/1980* South Carolina Gamecocks Sanford Stadium • Athens, GA W 13-10  
11/08/1980 vs. Florida Gators Jacksonville Municipal Stadium • Jacksonville, FL (The World's Largest Outdoor Cocktail Party) W 26-21  
11/15/1980 at Auburn Tigers Jordan-Hare Stadium • Auburn, AL (The Deep South's Oldest Rivalry) W 31-21  
11/29/1980* Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets Sanford Stadium • Athens, GA (Clean, Old-Fashioned Hate) W 38-20  
01/01/1981* vs. Notre Dame Fighting Irish SuperDome • New Orleans, LA (Sugar Bowl) W 17-10  
*Non-Conference Game. Homecoming. #Rankings from Coaches' Poll released prior to game.

1981 Season

1981 Georgia Bulldogs football
Southeastern Conference
Conference Southeastern Conference
1981 record ( SEC)
Head coach

Home stadium

Sanford Stadium
Seasons
« 1980 1982 »

1982 Season

1982 Georgia Bulldogs football
Southeastern Conference
Sugar Bowl, Loss, 23-27, Penn State
Conference Southeastern Conference
Ranking
Coaches #4
AP #4
1982 record 11-1-0 (6-0-0 SEC)
Head coach Vince Dooley

Home stadium

Sanford Stadium
Seasons
« 1981 1983 »

The 1982 Bulldogs season would be defined by Herschel Walker's accomplishments. Walker would win the Heisman Trophy[1], the Maxwell Award, and the Walter Camp Award.[2]

1983 Season

1983 Georgia Bulldogs football
Conference Southeastern Conference
1983 record ( SEC)
Head coach

Home stadium

Sanford Stadium
Seasons
« 1982 1984 »

1984 Season

1984 Georgia Bulldogs football
Conference Southeastern Conference
1984 record ( SEC)
Head coach

Home stadium

Sanford Stadium
Seasons
« 1983 1985 »

1985 Season

1985 Georgia Bulldogs football
Conference Southeastern Conference
1985 record ( SEC)
Head coach

Home stadium

Sanford Stadium
Seasons
« 1984 1986 »

1986 Season

1986 Georgia Bulldogs football
Conference Southeastern Conference
1986 record ( SEC)
Head coach

Home stadium

Sanford Stadium
Seasons
« 1985 1987 »

1987 Season

1987 Georgia Bulldogs football
Conference Southeastern Conference
1987 record ( SEC)
Head coach

Home stadium

Sanford Stadium
Seasons
« 1986 1988 »

1988 Season

1988 Georgia Bulldogs football
Conference Southeastern Conference
1988 record ( SEC)
Head coach

Home stadium

Sanford Stadium
Seasons
« 1987 1989 »

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