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2003 Big 12 Conference Year Summary

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Record: 88-67, .568 W-L% (2nd of 12) (Schedule and Results)

SRS: 5.29 (4th of 12) ▪ SOS: 2.88 (5th of 12)

Division Champions: Kansas State (North) and Oklahoma (South)
Conference Champion: Kansas State (Won Championship Game 35-7)

Ranked in Preseason AP Poll:(Kansas State, Oklahoma, Oklahoma State and Texas)
Ranked in Final AP Poll:(Kansas State, Nebraska, Oklahoma and Texas)

Standings

Overall Conference Pts/G SRS
North W L Pct W L Pct Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
Kansas State 11 4 .733 6 2 .750 36.6 16.3 15.74 1.61
Nebraska 10 3 .769 5 3 .625 24.8 14.5 11.18 2.18
Missouri 8 5 .615 4 4 .500 30.7 22.1 6.45 0.45
Kansas 6 7 .462 3 5 .375 29.5 30.5 -0.59 0.49
Colorado 5 7 .417 3 5 .375 26.6 33.2 1.45 6.36
Iowa State 2 10 .167 0 8 .000 14.4 36.4 -10.27 5.15
South W L Pct W L Pct Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
Oklahoma 12 2 .857 8 0 1.000 42.9 15.3 20.27 4.06
Texas 10 3 .769 7 1 .875 41.0 21.5 15.35 2.97
Oklahoma State 9 4 .692 5 3 .625 35.9 25.1 9.32 0.93
Texas Tech 8 5 .615 4 4 .500 42.5 34.0 7.50 2.73
Texas A&M 4 8 .333 2 6 .250 25.3 38.8 -3.46 5.88
Baylor 3 9 .250 1 7 .125 15.9 37.9 -9.46 1.79

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 9/1 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
Oklahoma 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 3 3
Texas 5 6 6 13 14 13 11 20 19 16 11 6 7 6 6 5 12
Kansas State 7 7 7 6 16 16 22           19 14 13 8 14
Nebraska   23 18 15 15 12 10 18 14 12 19 18 23 25 23 22 19
Colorado   24 17                            
Missouri       23 23     24   21 22            
Oklahoma State 24             23 18 14 21   24 23 22 21  

8 Bowl Games

Date Bowl Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
2004-01-04 Sugar Bowl Louisiana State 21 Oklahoma 14 Sugar Bowl (New Orleans, LA)
2004-01-02 Cotton Bowl Mississippi 31 Oklahoma State 28 Cotton Bowl (Dallas, TX)
2004-01-02 Fiesta Bowl Ohio State 35 Kansas State 28 Fiesta Bowl (Tempe, AZ)
2003-12-31 Independence Bowl Arkansas 27 Missouri 14 Independence Bowl (Shreveport, LA)
2003-12-30 Holiday Bowl Washington State 28 Texas 20 Holiday Bowl (San Diego, CA)
2003-12-30 Houston Bowl Texas Tech 38 Navy 14 Houston Bowl (Houston, TX)
2003-12-29 Alamo Bowl Nebraska 17 Michigan State 3 Alamo Bowl (San Antonio, TX)
2003-12-22 Tangerine Bowl II North Carolina State 56 Kansas 26 Tangerine Bowl II (Orlando, FL)

Conference Leaders

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Pass Completions
1. B.J. Symons* (TXTECH) 470
2. Jason White* (OK) 278
3. Joel Klatt (CO) 233
4. Brad Smith (MO) 194
5. Josh Fields* (OKST) 184
6. Bill Whittemore* (KS) 159
7. Ell Roberson* (KSST) 152
8. Aaron Karas (BAY) 135
9. Reggie McNeal (TXAM) 113
10. Chance Mock* (TX) 100
Pass Attempts
1. B.J. Symons* (TXTECH) 719
2. Jason White* (OK) 451
3. Joel Klatt (CO) 358
4. Josh Fields* (OKST) 338
5. Brad Smith (MO) 320
6. Ell Roberson* (KSST) 294
7. Bill Whittemore* (KS) 263
8. Aaron Karas (BAY) 239
9. Reggie McNeal (TXAM) 221
10. Austin Flynn (IAST) 212
Pass Completion Percentage
1. B.J. Symons* (TXTECH) 65.4
2. Joel Klatt (CO) 65.1
3. Jason White* (OK) 61.6
4. Brad Smith (MO) 60.6
5. Bill Whittemore* (KS) 60.5
6. Aaron Karas (BAY) 56.5
7. Chance Mock* (TX) 54.6
8. Josh Fields* (OKST) 54.4
9. Ell Roberson* (KSST) 51.7
10. Reggie McNeal (TXAM) 51.1
Passing Yards
1. B.J. Symons* (TXTECH) 5833
2. Jason White* (OK) 3846
3. Joel Klatt (CO) 2614
4. Ell Roberson* (KSST) 2545
5. Josh Fields* (OKST) 2494
6. Bill Whittemore* (KS) 2385
7. Brad Smith (MO) 1822
8. Reggie McNeal (TXAM) 1782
9. Aaron Karas (BAY) 1481
10. Chance Mock* (TX) 1469
Passing Yards Per Attempt
1. Bill Whittemore* (KS) 9.1
2. Ell Roberson* (KSST) 8.7
3. Jason White* (OK) 8.5
4. B.J. Symons* (TXTECH) 8.1
5. Reggie McNeal (TXAM) 8.1
6. Chance Mock* (TX) 8.0
7. Josh Fields* (OKST) 7.4
8. Joel Klatt (CO) 7.3
9. Aaron Karas (BAY) 6.2
10. Austin Flynn (IAST) 5.8
Adjusted Passing Yards Per Attempt
1. Bill Whittemore* (KS) 9.4
2. Jason White* (OK) 9.3
3. Chance Mock* (TX) 9.3
4. Ell Roberson* (KSST) 8.5
5. B.J. Symons* (TXTECH) 8.2
6. Reggie McNeal (TXAM) 7.4
7. Joel Klatt (CO) 7.2
8. Josh Fields* (OKST) 7.0
9. Brad Smith (MO) 5.5
10. Aaron Karas (BAY) 5.0
Passing Touchdowns
1. B.J. Symons* (TXTECH) 52
2. Jason White* (OK) 40
3. Ell Roberson* (KSST) 24
4. Joel Klatt (CO) 21
  Josh Fields* (OKST) 21
6. Bill Whittemore* (KS) 18
7. Chance Mock* (TX) 16
8. Brad Smith (MO) 11
9. Aaron Karas (BAY) 10
10. Reggie McNeal (TXAM) 8
Passing Interceptions
1. B.J. Symons* (TXTECH) 22
2. Josh Fields* (OKST) 12
  Ell Roberson* (KSST) 12
4. Aaron Karas (BAY) 11
5. Joel Klatt (CO) 10
  Austin Flynn (IAST) 10
  Jason White* (OK) 10
8. Jammal Lord* (NE) 8
9. Reggie McNeal (TXAM) 7
  Vince Young* (TX) 7
Passing Efficiency Rating
1. Jason White* (OK) 158.1
2. Bill Whittemore* (KS) 154.7
3. B.J. Symons* (TXTECH) 151.3
4. Chance Mock* (TX) 148.7
5. Ell Roberson* (KSST) 143.2
6. Joel Klatt (CO) 140.2
7. Josh Fields* (OKST) 129.8
8. Reggie McNeal (TXAM) 124.5
9. Brad Smith (MO) 116.0
10. Aaron Karas (BAY) 113.1
Rush Attempts
1. Darren Sproles* (KSST) 306
2. Cedric Benson* (TX) 258
  Rashad Armstrong (BAY) 258
4. Ell Roberson* (KSST) 227
5. Kejuan Jones* (OK) 225
6. Jammal Lord* (NE) 215
7. Tatum Bell* (OKST) 213
8. Clark Green* (KS) 204
9. Zack Abron (MO) 200
10. Brian Calhoun (CO) 195
Rushing Yards
1. Darren Sproles* (KSST) 1986
2. Cedric Benson* (TX) 1360
3. Brad Smith (MO) 1310
4. Tatum Bell* (OKST) 1286
5. Rashad Armstrong (BAY) 1074
6. Courtney Lewis (TXAM) 1024
7. Zack Abron (MO) 1018
8. Vince Young* (TX) 998
9. Ell Roberson* (KSST) 975
10. Clark Green* (KS) 968
Rushing Yards Per Attempt
1. Vince Young* (TX) 7.4
2. Brad Smith (MO) 6.8
3. Vernand Morency* (OKST) 6.8
4. Darren Sproles* (KSST) 6.5
5. Tatum Bell* (OKST) 6.0
6. Taurean Henderson* (TXTECH) 5.9
7. John Randle* (KS) 5.7
8. Courtney Lewis (TXAM) 5.5
9. Cedric Benson* (TX) 5.3
10. Zack Abron (MO) 5.1
Rushing Touchdowns
1. Cedric Benson* (TX) 21
2. Brad Smith (MO) 17
3. Darren Sproles* (KSST) 16
  Tatum Bell* (OKST) 16
5. Ell Roberson* (KSST) 15
6. Zack Abron (MO) 13
  Kejuan Jones* (OK) 13
8. Courtney Lewis (TXAM) 12
9. Vince Young* (TX) 11
10. Bill Whittemore* (KS) 10
  Jammal Lord* (NE) 10
  Taurean Henderson* (TXTECH) 10
Receptions
1. Wes Welker* (TXTECH) 97
2. Mark Clayton* (OK) 83
3. D.J. Hackett (CO) 78
  Mickey Peters* (TXTECH) 78
  Taurean Henderson* (TXTECH) 78
6. Nehemiah Glover* (TXTECH) 77
  Rashaun Woods* (OKST) 77
8. Carlos Francis* (TXTECH) 75
9. Roy Williams* (TX) 70
10. James Terry* (KSST) 64
Receiving Yards
1. Mark Clayton* (OK) 1425
2. Rashaun Woods* (OKST) 1367
3. James Terry* (KSST) 1232
4. Carlos Francis* (TXTECH) 1177
5. Wes Welker* (TXTECH) 1099
6. Nehemiah Glover* (TXTECH) 1081
7. Roy Williams* (TX) 1079
8. D.J. Hackett (CO) 1013
9. Mickey Peters* (TXTECH) 975
10. Derek McCoy (CO) 883
Receiving Yards Per Reception
1. James Terry* (KSST) 19.2
2. Mark Simmons* (KS) 19.2
3. B.J. Johnson* (TX) 18.3
4. Jamaar Taylor (TXAM) 18.2
5. Rashaun Woods* (OKST) 17.8
6. Terrence Murphy (TXAM) 17.3
7. Mark Clayton* (OK) 17.2
8. Lane Danielsen (IAST) 16.8
9. Carlos Francis* (TXTECH) 15.7
10. Jarrett Hicks* (TXTECH) 15.6
Receiving Touchdowns
1. Rashaun Woods* (OKST) 15
  Mark Clayton* (OK) 15
3. James Terry* (KSST) 13
4. Mickey Peters* (TXTECH) 12
5. Derek McCoy (CO) 11
6. Carlos Francis* (TXTECH) 9
  Nehemiah Glover* (TXTECH) 9
  Roy Williams* (TX) 9
  Wes Welker* (TXTECH) 9
10. Brandon Jones* (OK) 8
Plays From Scrimmage
1. Darren Sproles* (KSST) 331
2. Rashad Armstrong (BAY) 277
3. Cedric Benson* (TX) 267
4. Clark Green* (KS) 248
5. Kejuan Jones* (OK) 243
6. Brian Calhoun (CO) 227
  Ell Roberson* (KSST) 227
8. Zack Abron (MO) 225
9. Tatum Bell* (OKST) 222
10. Jammal Lord* (NE) 215
Yards From Scrimmage
1. Darren Sproles* (KSST) 2273
2. Mark Clayton* (OK) 1487
3. Cedric Benson* (TX) 1480
4. Clark Green* (KS) 1432
5. Rashaun Woods* (OKST) 1367
6. Brad Smith (MO) 1363
7. Taurean Henderson* (TXTECH) 1347
8. Tatum Bell* (OKST) 1346
9. Rashad Armstrong (BAY) 1290
10. Wes Welker* (TXTECH) 1245
Touchdowns From Scrimmage
1. Cedric Benson* (TX) 22
2. Brad Smith (MO) 18
  Darren Sproles* (KSST) 18
4. Taurean Henderson* (TXTECH) 16
  Tatum Bell* (OKST) 16
6. Rashaun Woods* (OKST) 15
  Ell Roberson* (KSST) 15
  Mark Clayton* (OK) 15
9. Kejuan Jones* (OK) 14
10. James Terry* (KSST) 13
  Zack Abron (MO) 13
Total Plays
1. B.J. Symons* (TXTECH) 798
2. Ell Roberson* (KSST) 521
3. Brad Smith (MO) 512
4. Jason White* (OK) 493
5. Joel Klatt (CO) 426
6. Jammal Lord* (NE) 391
7. Bill Whittemore* (KS) 390
8. Josh Fields* (OKST) 375
9. Reggie McNeal (TXAM) 348
10. Austin Flynn (IAST) 336
Total Yards
1. B.J. Symons* (TXTECH) 5976
2. Jason White* (OK) 3696
3. Ell Roberson* (KSST) 3520
4. Brad Smith (MO) 3132
5. Bill Whittemore* (KS) 2919
6. Joel Klatt (CO) 2523
7. Josh Fields* (OKST) 2440
8. Jammal Lord* (NE) 2253
9. Vince Young* (TX) 2153
10. Reggie McNeal (TXAM) 2152
Total Yards Per Play
1. Jason White* (OK) 7.5
2. B.J. Symons* (TXTECH) 7.5
3. Ell Roberson* (KSST) 6.8
4. Brad Smith (MO) 6.1
Total Touchdowns
1. B.J. Symons* (TXTECH) 57
2. Jason White* (OK) 41
3. Ell Roberson* (KSST) 39
4. Bill Whittemore* (KS) 28
  Brad Smith (MO) 28
6. Joel Klatt (CO) 22
7. Josh Fields* (OKST) 21
  Cedric Benson* (TX) 21
9. Vince Young* (TX) 17
  Chance Mock* (TX) 17
Touchdowns
1. Cedric Benson* (TX) 22
2. Darren Sproles* (KSST) 19
3. Brad Smith (MO) 18
4. Taurean Henderson* (TXTECH) 16
  Tatum Bell* (OKST) 16
6. Rashaun Woods* (OKST) 15
  Ell Roberson* (KSST) 15
  Mark Clayton* (OK) 15
9. Kejuan Jones* (OK) 14
10. James Terry* (KSST) 13
  Zack Abron (MO) 13
Points
1. Michael Matheny* (MO) 74
2. Andy Matakis (TXAM) 12
  Jaxson Appel (TXAM) 12
4. Mike Williams* (TX) 6
  Gary Heaggans* (KS) 6
  Jamaal Harper (BAY) 6
  L'Tydrick Riley (TXAM) 6
  Dakarai Pearson* (TX) 6
  David Rose* (KSST) 6
Extra Point Attempts
1. Trey Dicarlo* (OK) 76
2. Keith Toogood* (TXTECH) 70
3. Joe Rheem* (KSST) 68
4. Luke Phillips* (OKST) 56
5. Dusty Mangum* (TX) 51
6. Michael Matheny* (MO) 47
7. Mike Matheny (MO) 45
8. Mason Crosby (CO) 37
9. Todd Pegram (TXAM) 34
  Johnny Beck* (KS) 34
Extra Points Made
1. Trey Dicarlo* (OK) 74
2. Joe Rheem* (KSST) 67
3. Keith Toogood* (TXTECH) 66
4. Luke Phillips* (OKST) 55
5. Dusty Mangum* (TX) 50
6. Michael Matheny* (MO) 44
7. Mike Matheny (MO) 42
8. David Dyches* (NE) 32
9. Todd Pegram (TXAM) 31
  Mason Crosby (CO) 31
  Johnny Beck* (KS) 31
Field Goal Attempts
1. Todd Pegram (TXAM) 22
  Trey Dicarlo* (OK) 22
3. David Dyches* (NE) 21
4. Luke Phillips* (OKST) 18
5. Joe Rheem* (KSST) 17
6. Johnny Beck* (KS) 16
7. Mike Matheny (MO) 14
  Michael Matheny* (MO) 14
9. Kenny Webb (BAY) 13
  Keith Toogood* (TXTECH) 13
Field Goals Made
1. Trey Dicarlo* (OK) 19
2. Todd Pegram (TXAM) 17
3. Luke Phillips* (OKST) 16
4. David Dyches* (NE) 14
5. Joe Rheem* (KSST) 12
6. Michael Matheny* (MO) 10
  Mike Matheny (MO) 10
8. Johnny Beck* (KS) 9
9. Keith Toogood* (TXTECH) 8
10. Mason Crosby (CO) 7
  Kenny Webb (BAY) 7
  Dusty Mangum* (TX) 7
Field Goal Percentage
1. Michael Matheny* (MO) 71.4
Punts
1. Daniel Sepulveda (BAY) 87
2. Tony Yelk (IAST) 73
3. Jared Brite* (KSST) 68
4. Kyle Larson* (NE) 66
5. John Torp (CO) 63
6. Blake Ferguson* (OK) 56
  Blake Ferguson* (OK) 56
8. Cole Farden* (OKST) 52
9. Brock Harvey (MO) 49
10. Curtis Ansel* (KS) 47
Punting Yards
1. Daniel Sepulveda (BAY) 3750
2. Tony Yelk (IAST) 3022
3. Kyle Larson* (NE) 2978
4. Jared Brite* (KSST) 2830
5. John Torp (CO) 2679
6. Blake Ferguson* (OK) 2346
  Blake Ferguson* (OK) 2346
8. Cole Farden* (OKST) 2245
9. Curtis Ansel* (KS) 1937
10. Richmond McGee* (TX) 1883
Punting Yards Per Punt
1. Blake Ferguson* (OK) 41.9
Punt Returns
1. Antonio Perkins* (OK) 53
2. Wes Welker* (TXTECH) 33
3. Josh Davis* (NE) 29
  Willie Andrews (BAY) 29
5. Nathan Vasher* (TX) 28
6. Gabe Lindsay* (OKST) 26
  Charles Gordon* (KS) 26
8. Marcus James (MO) 25
9. Todd Miller (IAST) 24
  Jeremy Bloom (CO) 24
Punt Return Yards
1. Antonio Perkins* (OK) 642
2. Gabe Lindsay* (OKST) 393
3. Wes Welker* (TXTECH) 385
4. Marcus James (MO) 379
5. Nathan Vasher* (TX) 364
6. Charles Gordon* (KS) 341
7. Jeremy Bloom (CO) 289
8. Josh Davis* (NE) 257
9. Darrent Williams* (OKST) 233
10. Willie Andrews (BAY) 232
Punt Return Touchdowns
1. Antonio Perkins* (OK) 4
2. Wes Welker* (TXTECH) 2
  Darrent Williams* (OKST) 2
Kickoff Returns
1. Greg Heaggans* (KS) 28
2. Willie Andrews (BAY) 26
3. Jeremy Bloom (CO) 24
4. Josh Davis* (NE) 23
  Terrence Murphy (TXAM) 23
6. Shridonya Mitchell* (MO) 22
  Johnnie Mack* (TXTECH) 22
8. Shirdonya Mitchell (MO) 21
9. Lance Young (IAST) 19
10. Selvin Young* (TX) 18
Kickoff Return Yards
1. Greg Heaggans* (KS) 665
2. Willie Andrews (BAY) 641
3. Terrence Murphy (TXAM) 626
4. Josh Davis* (NE) 596
5. Jeremy Bloom (CO) 589
6. Johnnie Mack* (TXTECH) 546
7. Shridonya Mitchell* (MO) 530
8. Shirdonya Mitchell (MO) 503
9. Robert Quiroga (BAY) 440
10. Selvin Young* (TX) 439
Kickoff Return Yards Per Return
1. Shridonya Mitchell* (MO) 24.1
Kickoff Return Touchdowns
1. Robert Quiroga (BAY) 2
Interceptions
1. Josh Bullocks* (NE) 10
2. Brodney Pool* (OK) 7
3. Ryan Aycock* (TXTECH) 6
  Nathan Vasher* (TX) 6
  James McGill* (KSST) 6
  Darrent Williams* (OKST) 6
7. Cedrick Williams* (KSST) 5
8. Jackson Appel (TXAM) 4
  Jaxson Appel (TXAM) 4
  Vincent Meeks* (TXTECH) 4
  Lornell McPherson* (NE) 4
  Fabian Washington* (NE) 4
  Derrick Johnson* (TX) 4
Interception Return Yards
1. Josh Bullocks* (NE) 154
2. Darrent Williams* (OKST) 130
3. Derrick Strait* (OK) 127
4. Jackson Appel (TXAM) 109
  Jaxson Appel (TXAM) 109
  Ryan Aycock* (TXTECH) 109
7. Medford Moorer (CO) 95
8. Derrick Johnson* (TX) 92
9. Vincent Meeks* (TXTECH) 87
10. Michael Huff* (TX) 82
Interception Return Touchdowns
1. Michael Huff* (TX) 2
  Darrent Williams* (OKST) 2