MAC Offensive Player of the Year Winners

Award Winners

  • * indicates bowl stats included
Award Winners Table
Year Player School Summary
2015Matt Johnson*Bowling Green State383 Cmp, 569 Att, 4946 Yds, 46 TD, 8 Int
2014Jarvion Franklin*Western Michigan306 Att, 1551 Yds, 5.1 Avg, 24 TD
2013Jordan Lynch*Northern Illinois253 Cmp, 404 Att, 2892 Yds, 24 TD, 8 Int
2012Jordan Lynch*Northern Illinois237 Cmp, 394 Att, 3138 Yds, 25 TD, 6 Int
2011Chandler Harnish*Northern Illinois237 Cmp, 384 Att, 3216 Yds, 28 TD, 6 Int
2010Chad Spann*Northern Illinois258 Att, 1388 Yds, 5.4 Avg, 22 TD
2009Dan Lefevour*Central Michigan318 Cmp, 456 Att, 3438 Yds, 28 TD, 7 Int
2008Nate Davis*Ball State258 Cmp, 401 Att, 3591 Yds, 26 TD, 8 Int
2007Dan Lefevour*Central Michigan355 Cmp, 543 Att, 3652 Yds, 27 TD, 13 Int
2006Garrett Wolfe*Northern Illinois309 Att, 1928 Yds, 6.2 Avg, 18 TD
2005Greg JenningsWestern Michigan98 Rec, 1259 Yds, 12.8 Avg, 14 TD
2004Omar Jacobs*Bowling Green State309 Cmp, 462 Att, 4002 Yds, 41 TD, 4 Int
2003Ben Roethlisberger*Miami (OH)342 Cmp, 495 Att, 4486 Yds, 37 TD, 10 Int
2002Byron Leftwich*Marshall331 Cmp, 491 Att, 4268 Yds, 30 TD, 10 Int
2001Byron Leftwich*Marshall315 Cmp, 470 Att, 4132 Yds, 38 TD, 7 Int
2000Robert SanfordWestern Michigan293 Att, 1571 Yds, 5.4 Avg, 18 TD
1999Chad Pennington*Marshall275 Cmp, 405 Att, 3799 Yds, 37 TD, 11 Int
1998Travis PrenticeMiami (OH)365 Att, 1787 Yds, 4.9 Avg, 19 TD
1997Randy Moss*Marshall96 Rec, 1820 Yds, 19.0 Avg, 26 TD
1996Kareem WilsonOhio38 Cmp, 90 Att, 567 Yds, 7 TD, 2 Int
1995Wasean Tait*Toledo357 Att, 1905 Yds, 5.3 Avg, 20 TD
1994Brian Pruitt*Central Michigan292 Att, 1890 Yds, 6.5 Avg, 20 TD
1993Mike Neu*Ball State186 Cmp, 283 Att, 2148 Yds, 17 TD, 8 Int
1992Erik White*Bowling Green State195 Cmp, 344 Att, 2380 Yds, 17 TD, 17 Int
1991Erik White*Bowling Green State185 Cmp, 323 Att, 2204 Yds, 17 TD, 10 Int
1990Jeff Bender*Central Michigan145 Cmp, 262 Att, 1978 Yds, 15 TD, 8 Int
1989David Riley*Ball State149 Cmp, 256 Att, 1929 Yds, 13 TD, 7 Int
1988Tony Kimbrough*Western Michigan210 Cmp, 381 Att, 2831 Yds, 21 TD, 14 Int
1987Eric WilkersonKent State244 Att, 1221 Yds, 5.0 Avg, 10 TD
1986Terry Morris*Miami (OH)193 Cmp, 308 Att, 2365 Yds, 19 TD, 10 Int
1985Brian McClure*Bowling Green State226 Cmp, 371 Att, 2674 Yds, 18 TD, 16 Int
1984Brian McClureBowling Green State263 Cmp, 414 Att, 2951 Yds, 21 TD, 13 Int
1983Brian McClureBowling Green State298 Cmp, 466 Att, 3264 Yds, 16 TD, 16 Int
1982Curtis AdamsCentral Michigan204 Att, 1090 Yds, 5.3 Avg, 10 TD
1981Sam ShonOhio
1980Mark O'ConnellBall State
1979Gary HogeboomCentral Michigan92 Cmp, 150 Att, 1404 Yds, 9 TD, 5 Int
1978Dave Petzke (tie)Northern Illinois91 Rec, 1215 Yds, 13.4 Avg, 11 TD
1978Jerome Persell (tie)Western Michigan309 Att, 1346 Yds, 4.4 Avg, 6 TD
1977Jerome PersellWestern Michigan264 Att, 1339 Yds, 5.1 Avg, 14 TD
1976Jerome PersellWestern Michigan269 Att, 1505 Yds, 5.6 Avg, 19 TD
1975Gene SwickToledo190 Cmp, 308 Att, 2487 Yds, 15 TD, 12 Int
1974Gene SwickToledo178 Cmp, 287 Att, 2234 Yds, 13 TD, 13 Int
1973Paul MilesBowling Green State250 Att, 1030 Yds, 4.1 Avg, 11 TD
1972Bob HitchensMiami (OH)326 Att, 1370 Yds, 4.2 Avg, 15 TD
1971Chuck Ealey* (tie)Toledo126 Cmp, 237 Att, 1821 Yds, 15 TD, 13 Int
1971Phil Villapiano (tie)Bowling Green State
1970Chuck Ealey*Toledo149 Cmp, 263 Att, 1898 Yds, 16 TD, 9 Int
1969Chuck Ealey*Toledo88 Cmp, 168 Att, 1281 Yds, 11 TD, 7 Int
1968Cleve Bryant*Ohio98 Cmp, 200 Att, 1524 Yds, 14 TD, 5 Int
1967John SchneiderToledo127 Cmp, 245 Att, 1650 Yds, 10 TD, 11 Int
1966Bruce MatteMiami (OH)60 Cmp, 111 Att, 845 Yds, 11 TD, 4 Int
1965Willie AsburyKent State238 Att, 998 Yds, 4.2 Avg, 6 TD
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