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1998 Big 12 Conference Year Summary

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Record: 82-61, .573 W-L% (3rd of 11) (Schedule and Results)

SRS: 8.03 (1st of 11) ▪ SOS: 5.24 (1st of 11)

Division Champions: Kansas State (North) and Texas A&M (South)
Conference Champion: Texas A&M (Won Championship Game 36-33)

Ranked in Preseason AP Poll:(Kansas State, Nebraska and Texas A&M)
Ranked in Final AP Poll:(Kansas State, Missouri, Nebraska, Texas and Texas A&M)

Standings

Overall Conference Pts/G SRS
North W L Pct W L Pct Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
Kansas State 11 2 .846 8 0 1.000 46.9 15.2 18.39 2.85
Nebraska 9 4 .692 5 3 .625 31.0 15.8 16.60 6.52
Missouri 8 4 .667 5 3 .625 27.8 19.7 13.64 6.23
Colorado 8 4 .667 4 4 .500 25.2 21.1 8.81 4.65
Kansas 4 7 .364 1 7 .125 25.5 31.0 -0.74 2.99
Iowa State 3 8 .273 1 7 .125 20.1 29.8 -2.61 5.03
South W L Pct W L Pct Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
Texas A&M 11 3 .786 7 1 .875 23.9 15.3 16.65 7.86
Texas 9 3 .750 6 2 .750 36.4 28.1 14.32 6.07
Texas Tech 7 5 .583 4 4 .500 26.3 21.3 6.09 2.92
Oklahoma 5 6 .455 3 5 .375 16.7 20.8 1.62 4.71
Oklahoma State 5 6 .455 3 5 .375 27.5 26.9 6.05 5.05
Baylor 2 9 .182 1 7 .125 17.7 29.4 -2.45 8.01

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 9/7 9/14 9/21 9/28 10/5 10/12 10/19 10/26 11/2 11/9 11/16 11/23 11/30 12/7 Final
Kansas State 6 5 5 5 5 5 4 4 4 4 2 2 2 2 4 10
Texas A&M 14 18 17 17 18 18 10 8 8 7 6 6 6 10 8 11
Texas   23               20 18 25   20 20 15
Nebraska 4 4 3 2 2 2 8 7 7 14 11 17 14 13 14 19
Missouri   25 21 25 23 21 20 19 18 18 13 19 24 24 23 21
Colorado   16 15 15 15 14 19 17 24              
Texas Tech             22 25                

7 Bowl Games

Date Bowl Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
1999-01-01 Cotton Bowl Texas 38 Mississippi State 11 Cotton Bowl (Dallas, TX)
1999-01-01 Sugar Bowl Ohio State 24 Texas A&M 14 Sugar Bowl (New Orleans, LA)
1998-12-31 Independence Bowl Mississippi 35 Texas Tech 18 Independence Bowl (Shreveport, LA)
1998-12-30 Holiday Bowl Arizona 23 Nebraska 20 Holiday Bowl (San Diego, CA)
1998-12-29 Alamo Bowl Purdue 37 Kansas State 34 Alamo Bowl (San Antonio, TX)
1998-12-26 Insight Bowl Missouri 34 West Virginia 31 Insight Bowl (Tucson, AZ)
1998-12-25 Aloha Classic Colorado 51 Oregon 43 Aloha Classic (Honolulu, HI)

Conference Leaders

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Pass Completion Percentage

1. Mike Moschetti (Colorado) 58.7
2. Major Applewhite (Texas) 58.2
3. Michael Bishop (Kansas State) 55.6
4. Rob Peters (Texas Tech) 52.5
5. Jermaine Alfred (Baylor) 51.6
6. Todd Bandhauer (Iowa State) 50.4
7. Tony Lindsay (Oklahoma State) 49.5
8. Zac Wegner (Kansas) 48.9
9. Corby Jones (Missouri) 48.9

Adjusted Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. Michael Bishop (Kansas State) 10.4
2. Major Applewhite (Texas) 8.5
3. Mike Moschetti (Colorado) 7.6
4. Corby Jones (Missouri) 6.9
5. Rob Peters (Texas Tech) 6.9
6. Tony Lindsay (Oklahoma State) 6.7
7. Zac Wegner (Kansas) 6.7
8. Jermaine Alfred (Baylor) 5.3
9. Todd Bandhauer (Iowa State) 4.5

Passing Efficiency Rating

1. Michael Bishop (Kansas State) 158.9
2. Major Applewhite (Texas) 147.4
3. Mike Moschetti (Colorado) 135.6
4. Rob Peters (Texas Tech) 122.6
5. Corby Jones (Missouri) 120.4
6. Tony Lindsay (Oklahoma State) 117.0
7. Zac Wegner (Kansas) 116.6
8. Todd Bandhauer (Iowa State) 104.4
9. Jermaine Alfred (Baylor) 104.3

Receiving Yards Per Reception

1. Aaron Lockett (Kansas State) 21.1
2. Termaine Fulton (Kansas) 20.1
3. Kent Layman (Missouri) 19.0
4. Wane McGarity (Texas) 18.7
5. Donnie Hart (Texas Tech) 18.1
6. Chris Cole (Texas A&M) 17.6
7. Morris Anderson (Baylor) 17.3
8. Marcellus Rivers (Oklahoma State) 15.2
9. Kwame Cavil (Texas) 15.2
10. Justin Swift (Kansas State) 14.9

Total Yards Per Play

1. Michael Bishop (Kansas State) 7.6

Punt Return Touchdowns

1. David Allen (Kansas State) 4
2. Ben Kelly (Colorado) 2