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{{Infobox NCAA team season
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{{NCAATeamSeason
|Year = 1964
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| Year = 1964
|Team = Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets
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| Team = Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets
|Image =Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets logo.svg
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| Mode = football
|ImageSize = 125
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| Image = Georgia Tech Outline Interlocking logo.svg.png
|caption =
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| Conference = Independent
|Conference = Independent
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| ShortConference = IND
|ShortConference =
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| Division =
|Division =
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| CoachRank =
|CoachRank =
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| APRank =
|APRank =
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| Record = 7-3
|BCSRank =
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| ConfRecord =
|Record = 7–3
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| HeadCoach = [[Bobby Dodd]]
|ConfRecord =
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| OffCoach =
|HeadCoach = [[Bobby Dodd]]
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| DefCoach =
|HCYear = 20th
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| OScheme =
|OffCoach =
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| DScheme =
|DefCoach =
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| StadiumArena = [[Bobby Dodd Stadium|Bobby Dodd Stadium at Historic Grant Field]]
|OScheme =
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| Champion =
|DScheme =
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| BowlTourney =
|StadiumArena = [[Grant Field]] <br> (Capacity: 53,300)
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| BowlTourneyResult =
|Captain = [[Bill Curry]] <br> Johnny Gresham
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}}
|Champion =
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|BowlTourney =
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{{Empty section}}
|BowlTourneyResult =
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}}
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==Regular season==
{{1964 NCAA University Division independents football records}}
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{{Empty section}}
The '''1964 Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets football team''' represented the [[Georgia Institute of Technology]] during the [[1964 NCAA University Division football season]]. The Yellow Jackets were led by 20th-year head coach [[Bobby Dodd]], and played their home games at [[Grant Field]] in [[Atlanta]]. They competed as independents for the first time since 1920, after dropping from the [[Southeastern Conference]] in 1963.<ref>{{cite web |url=https://www.sports-reference.com/cfb/schools/georgia-tech/1964-schedule.html |title=1964 Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets Schedule and Results |work=Sports Reference LLC |access-date=May 20, 2017}}</ref>
 
   
 
==Schedule==
 
==Schedule==
{{CFB schedule
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{{Empty section}}
| rankyear = 1964
 
| poll = AP
 
 
|{{CFB schedule entry
 
| date = September 19
 
| w/l = w
 
| rank =
 
| opponent = [[1964 Vanderbilt Commodores football team|Vanderbilt]]
 
| site_stadium = [[Grant Field]]
 
| site_cityst = [[Atlanta]]
 
| score = 14–2
 
| attend = 44,288
 
}}
 
|{{CFB schedule entry
 
| date = September 26
 
| w/l = w
 
| rank =
 
| opponent = [[1964 Miami Hurricanes football team|Miami (FL)]]
 
| site_stadium = Grant Field
 
| site_cityst = Atlanta
 
| score = 20–0
 
| attend = 44,115
 
}}
 
|{{CFB schedule entry
 
| date = October 3
 
| w/l = w
 
| rank =
 
| opponent = [[1964 Clemson Tigers football team|Clemson]]
 
| gamename = [[Clemson&ndash;Georgia Tech football rivalry|Rivalry]]
 
| site_stadium = Grant Field
 
| site_cityst = Atlanta
 
| score = 14–7
 
| attend = 46,571
 
}}
 
|{{CFB schedule entry
 
| date = {{tooltip|October 9|Friday}}
 
| w/l = w
 
| neutral = y
 
| rank =
 
| opponent = [[1964 Navy Midshipmen football team|Navy]]
 
| site_stadium = [[Gator Bowl Stadium]]
 
| site_cityst = [[Jacksonville, Florida]]
 
| score = 17–0
 
| attend = 40,000
 
}}
 
|{{CFB schedule entry
 
| date = October 17
 
| w/l = w
 
| away = y
 
| rank =
 
| opponent = [[1964 Auburn Tigers football team|Auburn]]
 
| gamename = [[Auburn&ndash;Georgia Tech football rivalry|Rivalry]]
 
| site_stadium = [[Legion Field]]
 
| site_cityst = [[Birmingham, Alabama]]
 
| score = 7–3
 
| attend = 57,000
 
}}
 
|{{CFB schedule entry
 
| date = October 24
 
| w/l = w
 
| homecoming = y
 
| rank =
 
| opponent = [[1964 Tulane Green Wave football team|Tulane]]
 
| site_stadium = Grant Field
 
| site_cityst = Atlanta
 
| score = 7–6
 
| attend = 45,129
 
}}
 
|{{CFB schedule entry
 
| date = October 31
 
| w/l = w
 
| away = y
 
| rank = 8
 
| opponent = [[1964 Duke Blue Devils football team|Duke]]
 
| site_stadium = [[Duke Stadium]]
 
| site_cityst = [[Durham, North Carolina]]
 
| score = 21–8
 
| attend = 45,000
 
}}
 
|{{CFB schedule entry
 
| date = November 7
 
| w/l = l
 
| rank = 7
 
| opponent = [[1964 Tennessee Volunteers football team|Tennessee]]
 
| gamename = [[Georgia Tech&ndash;Tennessee football rivalry|Rivalry]]
 
| site_stadium = Grant Field
 
| site_cityst = Atlanta
 
| score = 14–22
 
| attend = 50,763
 
}}
 
|{{CFB schedule entry
 
| date = November 14
 
| w/l = l
 
| rank = 10
 
| opponent = [[1964 Alabama Crimson Tide football team|Alabama]]
 
| opprank = 2
 
| site_stadium = Grant Field
 
| site_cityst = Atlanta
 
| score = 7–24
 
| attend = 53,505
 
}}
 
|{{CFB schedule entry
 
| date = November 28
 
| w/l = l
 
| away = y
 
| rank =
 
| opponent = [[1964 Georgia Bulldogs football team|Georgia]]
 
| gamename = [[Clean, Old-Fashioned Hate]]
 
| site_stadium = [[Sanford Stadium]]
 
| site_cityst = [[Athens, Georgia]]
 
| score = 0–7
 
| attend = 52,000
 
}}
 
}}
 
Source:<ref>[http://grfx.cstv.com/photos/schools/geot/sports/m-footbl/auto_pdf/2011-12/prospectus/prospectus.pdf 2011 Georgia Tech Media Guide]. p. 171</ref>
 
   
 
==References==
 
==References==
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{{Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets football navbox}}
 
{{Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets football navbox}}
 
[[Category:1964 NCAA University Division independents football season|Georgia Tech]]
 
 
[[Category:Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets football seasons]]
 
[[Category:Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets football seasons]]
[[Category:1964 in sports in Georgia (U.S. state)|Georgia Tech]]
 
 
 
{{Collegefootball-1960s-season-stub}}
 
{{GeorgiaUS-sport-team-stub}}
 
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