Georgia coach Vince Dooley described Terry Beasley as "a boy wonder" after his performance that riddled the Georgia secondary for 130 yards and two touchdowns in 1971. For his career, Beasley, an All-American in 1970 and 1971, caught 141 passes for 2,507 yards and 29 touchdowns. He led the SEC in scoring with 72 points in 1970. He also led the SEC in receiving that year with 52 receptions for 1,051 yards. As a senior, he caught 55 passes and scored 12 touchdowns. Beasley was named the College Pass Receiver of the Year by the Columbus, Ohio Touchdown Club following his senior season.