GORDON BECKHAM
Quarterback
1979 / 1982
Atlanta, GA
Prior Schools
SchoolLocation
Westminister Atlanta, GA

Roster Listings
YearRosterNumPosHtWtYrGmsGS
1979 Program vs Western Michigan 14 QB 6-1 195 Fr 0 0
1980 Media Guide 14 QB 6-1 195 So
1980 Wichita State, Pacific game programs 14 QB 6-1 190 So 0 0
1981 1981 Media Guide 14 QB 6-1 185 Jr
1981 Clemson 1981 14 QB 6-1 190 Jr 8 8
1982 1982 Media Guide 14 QB 6-1 185 Sr
1982 1982 Progam vs Duke 14 QB 6-1 185 Sr 4 4
Depth Chart Appearances
DescriptionPositionRank
10/27/1979 vs. Notre Dame Quarterback 2nd String
1980 Media Guide Quarterback 2nd String
1981 Media Guide Quarterback 2nd String
9/26/1981 vs. Georgia Quarterback 2nd String
10/17/81 vs Virginia Quarterback Starter
10/24/81 vs North Carolina Quarterback Starter
1982 Media Guide Quarterback Co-Starter
11/20/82 vs. Clemson Quarterback 2nd String
Gamecock Archives Article Mentions
Article
Heroes of Spring
Honors
AwardYear
1982 Ed Guerard Academic Award
Passing
YearAttComPctYdsYPATDIntI%3D Att3D Conv%NEWSRtg
1979 2 0 0.0 0 0.00 0 0 0.0 0.00
1980 27 12 44.4 154 5.70 3 1 3.7 92.65
1981 180 92 51.1 1221 6.78 9 16 8.9 108.08
1982 146 63 43.2 725 4.97 7 12 8.2 84.86
Tot
Passing by Receiver
YearQBRec Throws Com% Yds 1D TD Success Rate
1979
Willie Scott 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0.00
1981
Ira Hillary 3 5 60.0 45 2 0 40.00
DeWayne Chivers 5 5 100.0 32 1 0 60.00
Dominique Blasingame 4 5 80.0 28 2 0 60.00
Todd Berry 3 3 100.0 15 0 0 33.33
Horace Smith 2 2 100.0 30 2 0 100.00
Chris Corley 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0.00
Kent Hagood 1 1 100.0 12 0 0 0.00
1982
Chris Corley 5 7 71.4 32 1 0 42.86
Todd Berry 3 6 50.0 23 2 0 50.00
Chris Wade 3 5 60.0 85 3 1 60.00
Quinton Lewis 3 4 75.0 22 1 1 75.00
Ira Hillary 2 4 50.0 31 1 0 25.00
Thomas Dendy 1 3 33.3 9 0 0 33.33
Dominique Blasingame 2 2 100.0 17 0 0 50.00
Terry Bishop 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0.00
Curtis Hill 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0.00
Eric Poole 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0.00
Rushing
YearAttYdsAvgTD
1979 9 -3 -0.3 0
1980 11 30 2.7 2
1981 83 -159 -1.9 1
1982 46 -24 -0.5 1
Tot 149 -156 -1.0 4
Games Started
DateOpponentPosition
1981-09-26 Georgia Quarterback
1981-10-03 Pittsburgh Quarterback
1981-10-10 Kentucky Quarterback
1981-10-17 Virginia Quarterback
1981-10-24 North Carolina Quarterback
1981-10-31 North Carolina State Quarterback
1981-11-07 Pacific Quarterback
1981-11-21 Clemson Quarterback
1982-10-02 Cincinnati Quarterback
1982-10-23 Louisiana State Quarterback
1982-10-30 North Carolina State Quarterback
1982-11-06 Florida State Quarterback
Single Game Rushing Stats
SeasonGame DateOpponentAttYdsTD
1979 1979-09-15 Western Michigan 2 -7 0
1979-09-22 Duke 2 7 0
1979-11-03 North Carolina State 3 -8 0
1979-11-10 Florida State 1 1 0
1979-11-17 Wake Forest 1 4 0
1980 1980-09-13 Wichita State 2 2 0
1980-10-11 Cincinnati 2 49 1
1980-11-01 Citadel 2 13 0
1980-12-29 Pittsburgh 2 -11 0
1981 1981-09-05 Wake Forest 9 28 0
1981-09-12 Mississippi 6 20 0
1981-09-19 Duke 4 7 0
1981-09-26 Georgia 6 13 0
1981-10-03 Pittsburgh 17 -104 0
1981-10-10 Kentucky 6 9 1
1981-10-17 Virginia 7 -32 0
1981-10-24 North Carolina 5 -18 0
1981-10-31 North Carolina State 3 -33 0
1981-11-07 Pacific 9 -35 0
1981-11-21 Clemson 11 -14 0
1982 1982-09-04 Pacific 4 13 0
1982-09-11 Richmond 2 14 0
1982-09-18 Duke 2 5 0
1982-09-25 Georgia 1 -15 0
1982-10-02 Cincinnati 1 1 0
1982-10-16 Furman 4 1 1
1982-10-23 Louisiana State 11 -21 0
1982-10-30 North Carolina State 5 -5 0
1982-11-06 Florida State 11 -15 0
1982-11-13 Navy 3 4 0
1982-11-20 Clemson 2 -6 0
Single Game Passing Stats
SeasonGame DateOpponentAttComYdsTDInt
1979 1979-09-15 Western Michigan 1 0 0 0 0
1979-11-10 Florida State 1 0 0 0 0
1980 1980-09-06 Pacific 5 1 7 0 0
1980-09-13 Wichita State 2 2 28 1 0
1980-10-11 Cincinnati 4 3 32 0 0
1980-11-01 Citadel 5 2 35 1 0
1980-12-29 Pittsburgh 10 4 52 1 1
1981 1981-09-05 Wake Forest 4 3 66 1 0
1981-09-12 Mississippi 11 7 95 0 1
1981-09-19 Duke 3 2 13 0 0
1981-09-26 Georgia 17 10 78 0 1
1981-10-03 Pittsburgh 34 17 235 3 2
1981-10-10 Kentucky 21 10 136 1 3
1981-10-17 Virginia 8 2 41 0 1
1981-10-24 North Carolina 17 16 195 1 0
1981-10-31 North Carolina State 13 6 39 0 4
1981-11-07 Pacific 24 10 223 2 2
1981-11-21 Clemson 28 9 100 1 2
1982 1982-09-04 Pacific 12 5 40 1 1
1982-09-11 Richmond 9 2 15 0 0
1982-09-18 Duke 8 0 0 0 1
1982-09-25 Georgia 16 10 138 2 1
1982-10-02 Cincinnati 4 2 117 2 0
1982-10-16 Furman 22 14 147 2 0
1982-10-23 Louisiana State 26 10 118 0 3
1982-10-30 North Carolina State 24 10 85 0 2
1982-11-06 Florida State 16 4 32 0 3
1982-11-20 Clemson 9 6 33 0 1
Scoring Plays
DateOpponentQtrTimeUSCOppPlay
1980-09-13 Wichita State 3 38 0 Gordon Beckham, 1-yd run (Eddie Leopard kick)
1980-09-13 Wichita State 3 52 0 DeWayne Chivers, 17-yd pass from Gordon Beckham (Eddie Leopard kick)
1980-10-11 Cincinnati 2 49 7 Gordon Beckham, 47-yd run (Eddie Leopard kick)
1980-11-01 Citadel 4 45 17 Willie Scott, 16-yd pass from Gordon Beckham (Eddie Leopard kick)
1980-12-29 Pittsburgh 4 9 37 Tim Gillespie, 14-yd pass from Gordon Beckham (kick failed)
1981-09-05 Wake Forest 3 20 0 DeWayne Chivers, 49-yd pass from Gordon Beckham (Mark Fleetwood kick)
1981-10-03 Pittsburgh 3 7 35 Gerry Aubin, 24-yd pass from Gordon Beckham (Mark Fleetwood kick)
1981-10-03 Pittsburgh 3 21 42 Ira Hillary, 58-yd pass from Gordon Beckham (Mark Fleetwood kick)
1981-10-03 Pittsburgh 4 28 42 Horace Smith, 9-yd pass from Gordon Beckham (Mark Fleetwood kick)
1981-10-10 Kentucky 1 7 7 Gordon Beckham, 5-yd run (Mark Fleetwood kick)
1981-10-10 Kentucky 3 21 7 Horace Smith, 9-yd pass from Gordon Beckham (Mark Fleetwood)
1981-10-24 North Carolina 3 21 7 DeWayne Chivers, 3-yd pass from Gordon Beckham (Mark Fleetwood kick)
1981-11-07 Pacific 1 7 0 Ira Hillary, 13-yd pass from Gordon Beckham (Mark Fleetwood kick)
1981-11-07 Pacific 4 21 23 Kent Hagood, 83-yd pass from Gordon Beckham (Mark Fleetwood kick)
1981-11-21 Clemson 3 13 15 Horace Smith, 10-yd pass from Gordon Beckham (conversion failed)
1982-09-04 Pacific 3 38 6 Carl West, 3-yd pass from Gordon Beckham (Mark Fleetwood kick)
1982-09-25 Georgia 4 12 27 Quinton Lewis, 6-yd pass from Gordon Beckham (pass failed)
1982-09-25 Georgia 4 18 27 Chris Wade, 55-yd pass from Gordon Beckham (pass failed)
1982-10-02 Cincinnati 4 30 10 Chris Wade, 60-yd pass from Gordon Beckham (Mark Fleetwood kick)
1982-10-02 Cincinnati 4 37 10 Ira Hillary, 57-yd pass from Gordon Beckham (Mark Fleetwood kick)
1982-10-16 Furman 4 10 21 Gordon Beckham, 1-yd run (Mark Fleetwood kick)
1982-10-16 Furman 4 17 21 Carl West, 17-yd pass from Gordon Beckham (Mark Fleetwood kick)
1982-10-16 Furman 4 24 28 Terry Bishop, 11-yd pass from Gordon Beckham (Mark Fleetwood)