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Kickoff Returns

Most Kickoff Returns Game - 6, Joe Goldsmith vs. Mississippi State, Oct. 13, 1973; Larry Key vs. Miami, Sept. 24, 1977 and vs. Miami, Sept. 18, 1976; Billy Allen vs. East Carolina, Sept. 3, 1983 Season - 29, Joe Goldsmith, 1973 Career - 73, Keith Ross, 1985-88 Most Yards on Kickoff Returns Game - 184, Leon Bright vs. Virginia Tech, Nov. 16, 1974 Season - 583, Keith Ross, 1986 Career - 1,703, Keith Ross, 1985-88 Highest Average Per Kickoff Return Game (Min. 3) - 60.3 (181-3), Tamarick Vanover vs. Florida, Nov. 28, 1992 Season (Min. 10) - 27.5 (358-13), Bill Odom, 1955 Career (Min. 35) - 24.1 (1,278-53), Keith Ross, 1985-87 Most TDs on Kickoff Returns Game - 1, 12 Times (latest Shannon Baker vs. Tulane, Nov. 14, 1992) Season - 2, Tamarick Vanover, 1992 Career - 2, T.K. Wetherell, 1964-66; Eddie McMillan, 1970-72; Tamarick Vanover, 1992-93 Longest Kickoff Returns 1. 100 yards, Keith Ross/Dexter Carter vs. Miami, 1986 (TD, lateral) 100 yards, Leon Bright vs. Virginia Tech, 1974 (TD) 100 yards, Bill Moremen/T.K. Wetherell vs. Kentucky, 1965 (TD, lateral) 4. 97 yards, Billy Allen vs. Louisiana State, 1981 (TD) 5. 96 yards, Tamarick Vanover vs. Wake Forest, 1992 (TD) 96 yards, David Snell vs. Virginia Tech, 1970 (TD) 7. 95 yards, Billy Allen vs. West Virginia (Gator Bowl), 1982 (TD) 95 yards, Greg Allen vs. Western Carolina, 1981 (TD) 9. 94 yards, Tamarick Vanover vs. Miami, 1992 (TD) 94 yards, Bill Moremen/T.K. Wetherell vs. Miami, 1966 (TD, lateral) 11. 93 yards, Larry Key vs. Texas Tech (Tangerine Bowl), 1977 93 yards, Eddie McMillan vs. Memphis State, 1970 (TD) 13. 90 yards, Shannon Baker vs. Tulane, 1992 (TD) 90 yards, Eddie McMillan vs. Miami, 1971 (TD) 15. 89 yards, Bill Odom vs. Virginia Tech, 1955 (TD)

Team Records

Single-Game Most Kickoff Returns - 9, vs. Auburn, Nov. 19, 1960; vs. Miami, Sept. 18, 1976 Most Yards Gained - 209, vs. Florida, Nov. 28, 1992 Most Touchdowns - 1, 12 Times (latest vs. Tulane, Nov. 14, 1992) Single-season Most Kickoff Returns - 56, 1973 Fewest Kickoff Returns - 15, 1962 and 1964 Most Yards - 998, 1974 Highest Average Per Kickoff Return - 30.3, 1992 (819-27) Most Touchdowns - 3, 1992 Lowest Average Per Kickoff Return - 15.7, 1962 (502-32)



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