KING DIXON
Halfback
1956-1958
Laurens, SC
Prior Schools
SchoolLocation

Roster Listings
YearRosterNumPosHtWtYrGmsGS
1956 Game Program vs. Miami (Fla) 20 HB 5-9 165 So 4 4
1957 Game Program vs. Texas 20 HB 5-8 170 Jr 2 2
1958 Fall 1958 20 HB 5-8 175 Sr 8 8
Depth Chart Appearances
DescriptionPositionRank
Gamecock Archives Article Mentions
Article
Honors
AwardYear
1954 Shrine Bowl
1956 Academic All-ACC
1957 Academic All-ACC
1958 Academic All-ACC
1958 North-South Shrine Game
Passing
YearAttComPctYdsYPATDIntI%3D Att3D Conv%NEWSRtg
1956 11 6 54.5 61 5.55 0 0 0.0 101.13
1957 9 3 33.3 20 2.22 0 0 0.0 52.00
1958 14 6 42.9 65 4.64 0 1 7.1 81.71
Tot
Passing by Receiver
YearQBRec Throws Com% Yds 1D TD Success Rate
1956
Alex Hawkins 2 2 100.0 11 0 0 50.00
1957
Eddie Beall 0 3 0.0 0 0 0 0.00
Alex Hawkins 1 1 100.0 0 0 0 0.00
1958
Alex Hawkins 4 6 66.7 54 3 0 66.67
Bucky Walker 1 1 100.0 8 1 0 100.00
Weems Baskin III 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0.00
Rushing
YearAttYdsAvgTD
1956 136 655 4.8
1957 73 272 3.7 5
1958 79 323 4.1 2
Tot 288 1250 4.3 7
Receiving
YearRecYdsAvgTD
1956 7 126 18.0
1957 3 53 17.7 1
1958 10 189 18.9 3
Tot 20 368 18.4 4
Receiving by QB
YearQBRec Throws Com% Yds 1D TD Success Rate
1956
Alex Hawkins 2 2 100.0 31 2 0 100.00
1957
Alex Hawkins 2 3 66.7 49 2 1 66.67
Julius Derrick 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0.00
Heyward King 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0.00
1958
Alex Hawkins 5 6 83.3 101 4 3 83.33
Bobby Bunch 2 2 100.0 40 2 0 100.00
Steve Satterfield 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0.00
Punting
YearPuntsYdsAvg
1957 15 488 32.5
1959 29 940 32.4
Tot 44 1428 32.5
Kickoff Returns
YearRetYdsAvgTD
1956 7 199 28.4 0
1957 7 293 41.9 0
1958 11 263 23.9 0
Tot 25 755 30.2 0
Punt Returns
YearRetYdsAvgTD
1956 5 67 13.4 0
1958 11 89 8.1 0
Tot 16 156 9.8 0
Games Started
DateOpponentPosition
1956-09-15 Wofford Left Halfback
1956-09-22 Duke Left Halfback
1956-09-28 Miami (Fla) Left Halfback
1956-11-22 Wake Forest Left Halfback
1957-09-28 Wofford Left Halfback
1957-10-05 Texas Left Halfback
1958-09-20 Duke Left Halfback
1958-10-04 Georgia Left Halfback
1958-10-11 North Carolina Left Halfback
1958-10-23 Clemson Left Halfback
1958-11-01 Maryland Left Halfback
1958-11-15 Virginia Left Halfback
1958-11-22 North Carolina State Left Halfback
1958-11-27 Wake Forest Left Halfback
Single Game Rushing Stats
SeasonGame DateOpponentAttYdsTD
1956 1956-09-15 Wofford 86 1
1956-09-22 Duke 14 46 1
1956-09-28 Miami (Fla) 17 0
1956-10-06 North Carolina 19 97 1
1956-11-03 Furman 65 0
1957 1957-09-21 Duke 12 46 1
1957-09-28 Wofford 14 64 0
1958 1958-10-04 Georgia 10 52 0
1958-10-11 North Carolina 5 -1 0
1958-10-23 Clemson 6 23 1
1958-11-01 Maryland 8 49 0
1958-11-15 Virginia 6 28
1958-11-22 North Carolina State 12 59 0
1958-11-27 Wake Forest 10 41 0
Single Game Passing Stats
SeasonGame DateOpponentAttComYdsTDInt
1957 1957-09-21 Duke 1 0 0 0
1958 1958-10-04 Georgia 4 1 16 0 0
1958-10-11 North Carolina 3 1 16 0 0
1958-11-22 North Carolina State 1 0 0 0 0
1958-11-27 Wake Forest 4 3 31 0 0
Single Game Receiving Stats
SeasonGame DateOpponentRecYdsTD
1958 1958-10-11 North Carolina 1 26 0
1958-11-01 Maryland 3 47 0
1958-11-27 Wake Forest 4 86 3
Scoring Plays
DateOpponentQtrTimeUSCOppPlay
1956-09-15 Wofford 1 07:35 7 0 King Dixon, 2-yd run (Alex Hawkins kick)
1956-09-22 Duke 2 7 0 King Dixon, 1-yd run (Alex Hawkins kick)
1956-10-06 North Carolina 4 7 0 King Dixon run (Alex Hawkins kick)
1956-10-13 Virginia 4 20 13 King Dixon, 49-yd run (Alex Hawkins kick)
1957-09-21 Duke 2 7 7 Pryor Millner, 1-yd run (Sam Ebert kick)
1957-09-21 Duke 2 7 7 Pryor Millner, 1-yd run (Sam Ebert kick)
1957-09-21 Duke 1 0 7 King Dixon, 2-yd run (Alex Hawkins kick)
1957-09-21 Duke 1 0 7 King Dixon, 2-yd run (Alex Hawkins kick)
1957-10-05 Texas 1 7 0 King Dixon, 98-yd kickoff return (Alex Hawkins kick)
1957-10-05 Texas 4 20 21 King Dixon, 36-yd pass from Alex Hawkins (Hawkins kick)
1957-11-02 Maryland 3 6 3 King Dixon, 2-yd run (conversion failed)
1958-10-04 Georgia 1 8 0 Alex Hawkins, 45-yd interception return (King Dixon pass from Hawkins)
1958-10-04 Georgia 2 16 0 John Saunders, 3-yd run (Alex Hawkins pass from King Dixon)
1958-10-23 Clemson 4 20 6 King Dixon, 1-yd run (pass failed)
1958-11-08 Furman 1 6 0 King Dixon, 3-yd run (run failed)
1958-11-15 Virginia 1 8 0 Bobby Bunch, 2-yd run (Alex Hawkins pass from King Dixon)
1958-11-27 Wake Forest 2 12 7 King Dixon, 12-yd pass from Alex Hawkins (pass failed)
1958-11-27 Wake Forest 4 18 7 King Dixon, 45-yd pass from Alex Hawkins (pass failed)
1958-11-27 Wake Forest 4 24 7 King Dixon, 8-yd pass from Alex Hawkins (pass failed)
Receptions
YearDateOpponentDownTo GoSideYdlinePlay
1956 1956-10-25 Clemson 1 10 USC 20 King Dixon, 20-yd pass from Alex Hawkins
1956 1956-10-25 Clemson 3 4 CLM 49 King Dixon, 11-yd pass from Alex Hawkins
1957 1957-10-05 Texas 3 3 TEX 36 King Dixon, 36-yd pass from Alex Hawkins, touchdown
1957 1957-10-24 Clemson 3 7 USC 35 King Dixon, 13-yd pass from Alex Hawkins
1958 1958-10-11 North Carolina 3 11 USC 19 King Dixon, 26-yd pass from Alex Hawkins
1958 1958-11-01 Maryland 3 8 USC 43 King Dixon, 11-yd pass from Alex Hawkins
1958 1958-11-01 Maryland 2 7 UMD 32 King Dixon, 19-yd pass from Bobby Bunch
1958 1958-11-27 Wake Forest 2 10 WFU 32 King Dixon, 21-yd pass from Bobby Bunch
1958 1958-11-27 Wake Forest 1 10 WFU 11 King Dixon, 11-yd pass from Alex Hawkins, touchdown
1958 1958-11-27 Wake Forest 2 13 WFU 45 King Dixon, 45-yd pass from Alex Hawkins, touchdown
1958 1958-11-27 Wake Forest 4 8 WFU 8 King Dixon, 8-yd pass from Alex Hawkins, touchdown
Defense - Passes Broken Up
YearDateOpponentDownTo GoSideYdlinePlay
1957 1957-09-28 Wofford 3 4 USC 39 Bradshaw pass for Carpenter incomplete (King Dixon)
1957 1957-10-12 Furman 3 10 USC 36 Baker pass for Weir incomplete (King Dixon)
1958 1958-11-22 North Carolina State 1 10 USC 36 Cackovic pass for Pepe incomplete (King Dixon)
1958 1958-11-27 Wake Forest 3 13 WFU 36 Snead pass for Manning incomplete (King Dixon)
Defense - Interceptions
YearDateOpponentDownTo GoSideYdlinePlay
1958 1958-11-01 Maryland 2 13 UMD 31 Ruselvyan pass intercepted by King Dixon
1958 1958-11-22 North Carolina State 2 9 USC 24 Trowbridge pass intercepted by King Dixon in end zone, touchback
1958 1958-11-22 North Carolina State 4 17 USC 42 Cackovic pass intercepted by King Dixon at SC 22, returned 12 yards
1958 1958-11-27 Wake Forest 2 10 USC 17 Carpenter pass intercepted by King Dixon
Defensive Plays
YearDateOpponentDownTo GoSideYdlinePlay
1956 1956-10-25 Clemson 2 6 CLM 24 Joel Wells rush for 12 (King Dixon)
1957 1957-09-28 Wofford 3 1 WOF 47 Green rush for 8 (King Dixon, Don Rogers)
1957 1957-11-09 North Carolina 3 4 USC 44 Goff, 17-yd pass from Cummings (King Dixon, Alex Hawkins)
1957 1957-11-09 North Carolina 3 19 USC 36 Schuler rush for 9 (King Dixon, John Kompara)
1958 1958-11-27 Wake Forest 2 2 WFU 35 MacLean rush for 11 (King Dixon)