BILLY GAMBRELL
Halfback
1960-1962
Athens, GA
Prior Schools
SchoolLocation
Athens Academy Athens, GA

Roster Listings
YearRosterNumPosHtWtYrGmsGS
1960 1960 Red Book (Media Guide) 40 HB 5-10 175 So 2 2
1961 1961 Media Guide 40 HB 5-10 175 Jr 0 0
1962 Game Programs 40 HB 5-10 173 Sr 10 10
Depth Chart Appearances
DescriptionPositionRank
1960 Media Guide Right Halfback 2nd String
Gamecock Archives Article Mentions
Article
Honors
AwardYear
1961 All-ACC
1962 ACC Player Of The Year
1962 All-ACC
1962 All-America (Paul Williamson)
1962 All-America 2nd Team (Coach And Athelete Magazine)
1962 All-America 3rd Team (American Football Coaches)
1962 All-America 3rd Team (Central Press)
1962 All-America 3rd Team (Detroit Sports Extra)
1962 Blue-Gray Game
1963 Coaches' All-America Game
1963 Senior Bowl
Passing
YearAttComPctYdsYPATDIntI%3D Att3D Conv%NEWSRtg
1960 3 0 0.0 0 0.00 0
1961 4 2 50.0 44 11.00 1 0 0.0 143.23
1962 9 2 22.2 26 2.89 0 0 0.0 46.49
Tot
Passing by Receiver
YearQBRec Throws Com% Yds 1D TD Success Rate
1962
Ken Lester 0 4 0.0 0 0 0 0.00
Sammy Anderson 1 3 33.3 15 1 0 33.33
Sam Humphreys 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0.00
Dan Reeves 1 1 100.0 9 0 0 100.00
Rushing
YearAttYdsAvgTD
1960 45 157 3.5 1
1961 75 327 4.4
1962 106 582 5.5
Tot 226 1066 4.7 1
Receiving
YearRecYdsAvgTD
1960 12 106 8.8 0
1961 24 243 10.1 1
1962 21 226 10.8 0
Tot 57 575 10.1 1
Receiving by QB
YearQBRec Throws Com% Yds 1D TD Success Rate
1960
Dave Sowell 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0.00
1962
Dan Reeves 17 25 68.0 156 5 0 36.00
Kickoff Returns
YearRetYdsAvgTD
1960 2 30 15.0
1962 17 421 24.8 0
Tot 19 451 23.7 0
Punt Returns
YearRetYdsAvgTD
1960 6 27 4.5
1961 5 13 2.6 0
Tot 11 40 3.6 0
Games Started
DateOpponentPosition
1960-11-12 Clemson Right Halfback
1960-11-19 North Carolina State Right Halfback
1962-09-22 Northwestern Left Halfback
1962-09-29 Duke Left Halfback
1962-10-06 Georgia Left Halfback
1962-10-13 Wake Forest Left Halfback
1962-10-27 Maryland Left Halfback
1962-11-03 Virginia Left Halfback
1962-11-10 North Carolina State Left Halfback
1962-11-17 Detroit Left Halfback
1962-11-24 Clemson Left Halfback
1962-11-24 Clemson Left Halfback
Single Game Rushing Stats
SeasonGame DateOpponentAttYdsTD
1960 1960-10-01 Georgia 4 16 0
1960-10-14 Miami (Fla) 6 3 0
1960-10-22 North Carolina 10 39 1
1960-10-29 Maryland 4 18 0
1960-11-19 North Carolina State 1 1
1961 1961-09-30 Wake Forest 9 116 0
1961-11-11 Clemson 11 41 0
1962 1962-09-22 Northwestern 4 84 1
1962-09-29 Duke 7 55 0
1962-10-06 Georgia 14 61 1
1962-10-13 Wake Forest 10 69 2
1962-10-20 North Carolina 15 90 1
1962-10-27 Maryland 13 41 0
1962-11-03 Virginia 9 61 2
1962-11-10 North Carolina State 15 93 1
1962-11-17 Detroit 9 34 0
1962-11-24 Clemson 7 3 0
Single Game Passing Stats
SeasonGame DateOpponentAttComYdsTDInt
1960 1960-10-01 Georgia 1 0 0 0 0
1960-10-22 North Carolina 1 0 0 0
1962 1962-09-29 Duke 1 1 12 0 0
1962-10-06 Georgia 1 0 0 0 0
1962-10-13 Wake Forest 1 0 0 0 0
1962-11-03 Virginia 3 1 14 0 0
1962-11-10 North Carolina State 3 0 0 0 0
Single Game Receiving Stats
SeasonGame DateOpponentRecYdsTD
1960 1960-10-22 North Carolina 1 22 0
1960-10-29 Maryland 6 19 0
1961 1961-11-11 Clemson 5 71 0
1962 1962-09-22 Northwestern 1 10 0
1962-09-29 Duke 3 29 0
1962-10-06 Georgia 1 19 0
1962-10-13 Wake Forest 1 36 0
1962-10-20 North Carolina 3 19 0
1962-10-27 Maryland 2 10 0
1962-11-03 Virginia 4 17 0
1962-11-10 North Carolina State 2 38 0
1962-11-17 Detroit 1 8 0
1962-11-24 Clemson 2 31 0
Game Defensive Stats
DateOpponentSOLOASTTKLTFLSKFFFRPBUQBHIPLCDPLRZPLIPP
1962-11-24 Clemson 5 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 3 1 2 5.34
Single Game Interceptions
SeasonGame DateOpponentIntYdsTDPasser
1961 1961-11-11 Clemson 1 Jim Parker
Scoring Plays
DateOpponentQtrTimeUSCOppPlay
1960-10-22 North Carolina 3 8 0 Billy Gambrell, 4-yd run (Jim Costen run)
1961-10-28 Maryland 1 6 0 Billy Gambrell, 11-yd run (kick failed)
1961-10-28 Maryland 2 13 10 Billy Gambrell, 4-yd pass from Jim Costen (Dean Findley kick)
1961-11-04 Virginia 2 7 14 Billy Gambrell, 7-yd run (Dean Findley kick)
1961-11-04 Virginia 3 14 21 Henry Crosby, 34-yd pass from Billy Gambrell (Dean Findley kick)
1961-11-11 Clemson 2 7 0 Billy Gambrell, 3-yd run (Dean Findley kick)
1961-11-11 Clemson 4 21 14 Jim Costen, 25-yd run (Billy Gambrell run)
1961-11-18 North Carolina State 1 7 0 Billy Gambrell, 9-yd run (Dean Findley kick)
1962-09-22 Northwestern 2 10:55 7 6 Swingle, 10-yd run (Uhlir kick)
1962-09-22 Northwestern 3 12:53 12 22 Billy Gambrell, 78-yd run (Dan Reeves run fail)
1962-09-22 Northwestern 3 01:14 20 29 Dan Reeves, 4-yd run (Billy Gambrell pass from Reeves)
1962-10-06 Georgia 2 7 0 Billy Gambrell, 3-yd run (Jack McCathern kick)
1962-10-13 Wake Forest 1 7 0 Billy Gambrell, 3-yd run (Jack McCathern kick)
1962-10-13 Wake Forest 4 27 6 Billy Gambrell, 2-yd run (pass failed)
1962-10-20 North Carolina 3 14 6 Billy Gambrell, 8-yd run (Jack McCathern kick)
1962-11-03 Virginia 2 14 0 Billy Gambrell, 39-yd run (Dean Findley kick)
1962-11-03 Virginia 4 28 0 Billy Gambrell, 5-yd run (Dean Findley kick)
1962-11-10 North Carolina State 3 7 0 Billy Gambrell, 73-yd run (Dean Findley kick)
Receptions
YearDateOpponentDownTo GoSideYdlinePlay
1962 1962-09-29 Duke 1 10 USC 39 Billy Gambrell, 8-yd pass from Dan Reeves - SC clipping
1962 1962-09-29 Duke 2 6 DUK 19 Billy Gambrell loses 3 on pass from Dan Reeves, fumble, recovered by (Duke)
1962 1962-10-06 Georgia 2 10 UGA 35 Billy Gambrell, 19-yd pass from Dan Reeves (Burson)
1962 1962-10-06 Georgia 2 8 UMD 25 Billy Gambrell, 5-yd pass from Dan Reeves, fumble, recovered by (Funk)
1962 1962-10-13 Wake Forest 2 25 USC 46 Billy Gambrell, 36-yd pass from Dan Reeves (Bozarth)
1962 1962-10-20 North Carolina 2 7 UNC 32 Billy Gambrell, loss of 1 on pass from Dan Reeves
1962 1962-10-20 North Carolina 1 10 UNC 44 Billy Gambrell loss of 5 on pass from Dan Reeves
1962 1962-10-20 North Carolina 1 10 USC 41 Billy Gambrell, 25-yd pass from Dan Reeves
1962 1962-10-27 Maryland 1 10 USC 44 Billy Gambrell, 7-yd pass from Dan Reeves
1962 1962-11-03 Virginia 2 11 UVA 47 Billy Gambrell, 6-yd pass from Dan Reeves (Bickers)
1962 1962-11-03 Virginia 3 5 UVA 41 Billy Gambrell, no gain on pass from Dan Reeves
1962 1962-11-03 Virginia 3 5 UVA 31 Billy Gambrell, 3-yd pass from Dan Reeves (Freeman)
1962 1962-11-03 Virginia 2 16 UVA 47 Billy Gambrell, 7-yd pass from Dan Reeves (Seig)
1962 1962-11-17 Detroit 2 8 DET 35 Billy Gambrell, 8-yd pass from Dan Reeves
1962 1962-11-24 Clemson 2 10 USC 31 Billy Gambrell, 2-yd pass from Dan Reeves (Ted Bunton)
1962 1962-11-24 Clemson 1 10 CLM 49 Billy Gambrell, 29-yd pass from Dan Reeves
Defense - Tackles For Loss
YearDateOpponentDownTo GoSideYdlinePlay
1962 1962-11-03 Virginia 2 4 USC 34 Freeman loss of 1 on pass from Seig (Billy Gambrell)
Defense - Passes Broken Up
YearDateOpponentDownTo GoSideYdlinePlay
1962 1962-10-06 Georgia 3 5 UGA 37 Larry Rakestraw pass for Babb incomplete (Billy Gambrell)
1962 1962-10-27 Maryland 3 8 USC 32 Dick Shiner pass incomplete (Billy Gambrell)
Defense - Interceptions
YearDateOpponentDownTo GoSideYdlinePlay
1962 1962-10-27 Maryland 2 39 UMD 32 Shiner pass for Arizzi intercepted by Billy Gambrell at MD 40, returned 20 yards
Defensive Plays
YearDateOpponentDownTo GoSideYdlinePlay
1962 1962-10-06 Georgia 1 10 UGA 29 Babb, 6-yd pass from Rakestraw (Billy Gambrell)
1962 1962-10-27 Maryland 2 10 UMD 38 Brown, 27-yd pass from Dick Shiner (Billy Gambrell)
1962 1962-10-27 Maryland 2 8 USC 33 Brown, 11-yd pass from Dick Shiner (Billy Gambrell)
1962 1962-11-03 Virginia 2 6 USC 46 Seig, 6-yd pass from Cuozzo (Billy Gambrell)
1962 1962-11-03 Virginia 3 10 USC 44 Freeman, 9-yd pass from Cuozzo (Billy Gambrell)
1962 1962-11-03 Virginia 2 2 UVA 38 Rzempoluch rush for 17 (Billy Gambrell)
1962 1962-11-10 North Carolina State 1 10 USC 38 Koszarsky rush for 1 (Ken Lester, Billy Gambrell)
1962 1962-11-24 Clemson 2 5 USC 42 Hal Davis rush for no gain (Billy Gambrell, Dick Lomas)
1962 1962-11-24 Clemson 2 9 USC 39 Hal Davis rush for 7 (Billy Gambrell)
1962 1962-11-24 Clemson 2 2 USC 20 Hal Davis rush for 4 (Everett Crafts, Billy Gambrell)
1962 1962-11-24 Clemson 2 2 USC 2 Pat Crain rush for no gain (Ken Lester, Billy Gambrell)
1962 1962-11-24 Clemson 3 2 USC 2 Pat Crain rush for no gain (Jim Moss, Dick Lomas, Billy Gambrell)