JIM COSTEN
Quarterback
1959-1961
Decatur, GA
Prior Schools
SchoolLocation
DeKalb Decatur, GA

Roster Listings
YearRosterNumPosHtWtYrGmsGS
1959 Game Program vs NC State 11 QB 5-11 180 So 1 0
1960 1960 Red Book (Media Guide) 10 QB 5-11 180 Jr 3 3
1961 1961 Media Guide 11 QB 6-0 180 Sr 0 0
Depth Chart Appearances
DescriptionPositionRank
1959 Pre-Season Quarterback 4th String
1960 Media Guide Quarterback Starter
Gamecock Archives Article Mentions
Article
Passing
YearAttComPctYdsYPATDIntI%3D Att3D Conv%NEWSRtg
1959 11 4 36.4 58 5.27 0
1960 47 16 34.0 130 2.77 0
1961 146 61 41.8 764 5.23 3 9 6.2 85.68
Tot
Passing by Receiver
YearQBRec Throws Com% Yds 1D TD Success Rate
1959
Jimmy Hunter 1 1 100.0 10 0 0 100.00
Joe Gomes 1 1 100.0 18 1 0 100.00
Jim Bowman 1 1 100.0 16 1 0 100.00
Jack Pitt 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0.00
Jack Morris 1 1 100.0 9 1 0 100.00
1960
Jack Pitt 1 3 33.3 15 1 0 33.33
Ken Kilrea 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0.00
Reggie Logan 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0.00
Rushing
YearAttYdsAvgTD
1959 17 4 0.2 1
1960 44 74 1.7 2
1961 72 157 2.2
Tot 133 235 1.8 3
Kickoff Returns
YearRetYdsAvgTD
1960 2 36 18.0
Tot 2 36 18.0
Punt Returns
YearRetYdsAvgTD
1960 3 12 4.0
Tot 3 12 4.0
Games Started
DateOpponentPosition
1960-09-24 Duke Quarterback
1960-10-01 Georgia Quarterback
1960-10-14 Miami (Fla) Quarterback
Single Game Rushing Stats
SeasonGame DateOpponentAttYdsTD
1959 1959-09-26 Furman 2 11 0
1959-10-03 Georgia 3 2 1
1959-10-10 North Carolina 6 -12 0
1959-11-07 Virginia 1 -11 0
1959-11-28 Wake Forest 2 -1 0
1960 1960-10-01 Georgia 11 17 1
1960-10-14 Miami (Fla) 1 6 0
1960-10-22 North Carolina 10 8 1
1960-10-29 Maryland 8 30 0
1961 1961-10-28 Maryland 7 73 0
Single Game Passing Stats
SeasonGame DateOpponentAttComYdsTDInt
1959 1959-09-26 Furman 1 1 18 0 0
1959-10-10 North Carolina 4 1 16 0 1
1959-10-22 Clemson 1 0 0 0 0
1959-11-07 Virginia 2 1 14 0 1
1959-11-28 Wake Forest 2 1 9 0 0
1960 1960-10-01 Georgia 5 1 15 0 0
1960-10-14 Miami (Fla) 4 1 0 0
1960-10-22 North Carolina 4 1 2 0
1960-10-29 Maryland 14 8 67 0
1961 1961-10-28 Maryland 10 5 72 2
1961-11-04 Virginia 25 10 181 1 1
Scoring Plays
DateOpponentQtrTimeUSCOppPlay
1959-10-03 Georgia 1 8 0 Jim Costen, 1-yd run (Costen run)
1959-10-03 Georgia 1 8 0 Jim Costen, 1-yd run (Costen run)
1960-10-01 Georgia 4 6 38 Jim Costen, 1-yd run (run failed)
1960-10-22 North Carolina 3 8 0 Billy Gambrell, 4-yd run (Jim Costen run)
1960-10-22 North Carolina 4 14 6 Jim Costen, 1-yd run (run failed)
1961-10-28 Maryland 2 13 10 Billy Gambrell, 4-yd pass from Jim Costen (Dean Findley kick)
1961-10-28 Maryland 4 20 10 John Caskey, 6-yd pass from Jim Costen (Dean Findley kick)
1961-11-04 Virginia 4 20 28 Henry Crosby, 41-yd pass from Jim Costen (pass failed)
1961-11-11 Clemson 4 13 14 Jim Costen, 1-yd run (kick blocked)
1961-11-11 Clemson 4 21 14 Jim Costen, 25-yd run (Billy Gambrell run)
1961-11-25 Vanderbilt 2 7 0 Jim Costen, 12-yd run (Dean Findley kick)
1961-11-25 Vanderbilt 4 16 0 Jim Costen, 1-yd run (kick failed)
Defensive Plays
YearDateOpponentDownTo GoSideYdlinePlay
1959 1959-11-13 Miami (Fla) 2 7 MIA 34 Curci rush for 18 (Jim Costen)