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2006 Big 12 Conference Year Summary

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Record: 85-69, .552 W-L% (4th of 12) (Schedule and Results)

SRS: 3.21 (5th of 12) ▪ SOS: 0.88 (6th of 12)

Division Champions: Nebraska (North) and Oklahoma (South)
Conference Champion: Oklahoma (Won Championship Game 21-7)

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

Standings

Overall Conference Pts/G SRS
North W L Pct W L Pct Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
Nebraska 9 5 .643 6 2 .750 30.6 18.3 8.92 1.99
Missouri 8 5 .615 4 4 .500 30.1 19.5 8.15 -0.09
Kansas State 7 6 .538 4 4 .500 22.8 23.8 -0.07 1.32
Kansas 6 6 .500 3 5 .375 29.0 25.5 0.53 -1.64
Colorado 2 10 .167 2 6 .250 16.3 22.3 -6.18 0.99
Iowa State 4 8 .333 1 7 .125 18.8 30.8 -9.91 0.17
South W L Pct W L Pct Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
Oklahoma 11 3 .786 7 1 .875 30.3 17.3 12.75 2.83
Texas 10 3 .769 6 2 .750 35.9 18.3 12.18 0.57
Texas A&M 9 4 .692 5 3 .625 27.8 20.5 6.53 0.99
Texas Tech 8 5 .615 4 4 .500 32.5 25.1 4.20 0.43
Oklahoma State 7 6 .538 3 5 .375 35.2 25.6 6.04 1.12
Baylor 4 8 .333 3 5 .375 23.6 32.6 -4.62 1.88

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 9/5 9/10 9/17 9/24 10/1 10/8 10/15 10/22 10/29 11/5 11/12 11/19 11/26 12/3 Final
Oklahoma 10 15 15 17 16 14 23 20 19 18 17 16 13 8 7 11
Texas 3 2 8 7 7 7 6 5 5 4 4 11 11 17 18 13
Missouri         25 23 19 24 23              
Nebraska 20 21 19 23 21 22 21 17 20     24 23 19 22  
Texas A&M               23 22 21 24     22 21  
Texas Tech 25 24 24                          

8 Bowl Games

Date Bowl Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
2007-01-01 Cotton Bowl Auburn 17 Nebraska 14 Cotton Bowl (Dallas, TX)
2007-01-01 Fiesta Bowl Boise State 43 Oklahoma 42 Fiesta Bowl (Glendale, AZ)
2006-12-30 Alamo Bowl Texas 26 Iowa 24 Alamo Bowl (San Antonio, TX)
2006-12-29 Insight Bowl Texas Tech 44 Minnesota 41 Insight Bowl (Tempe, AZ)
2006-12-29 Sun Bowl Oregon State 39 Missouri 38 Sun Bowl (El Paso, TX)
2006-12-28 Holiday Bowl California 45 Texas A&M 10 Holiday Bowl (San Diego, CA)
2006-12-28 Independence Bowl Oklahoma State 34 Alabama 31 Independence Bowl (Shreveport, LA)
2006-12-28 Texas Bowl Rutgers 37 Kansas State 10 Texas Bowl (Houston, TX)

Conference Leaders

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Pass Completions
1. Graham Harrell* (TXTECH) 412
2. Chase Daniel* (MO) 287
3. Shawn Bell (BAY) 241
4. Zac Taylor* (NE) 233
  Zac Taylor* (NE) 233
6. Colt McCoy* (TX) 217
7. Bret Meyer (IAST) 211
8. Paul Thompson* (OK) 204
9. Stephen McGee* (TXAM) 194
10. Bobby Reid* (OKST) 148
Pass Attempts
1. Graham Harrell* (TXTECH) 617
2. Chase Daniel* (MO) 452
3. Zac Taylor* (NE) 391
  Zac Taylor* (NE) 391
5. Shawn Bell (BAY) 383
6. Bret Meyer (IAST) 374
7. Paul Thompson* (OK) 336
8. Colt McCoy* (TX) 318
9. Stephen McGee* (TXAM) 313
10. Josh Freeman* (KSST) 270
Pass Completion Percentage
1. Colt McCoy* (TX) 68.2
2. Graham Harrell* (TXTECH) 66.8
3. Chase Daniel* (MO) 63.5
4. Shawn Bell (BAY) 62.9
5. Stephen McGee* (TXAM) 62.0
6. Paul Thompson* (OK) 60.7
7. Zac Taylor* (NE) 59.6
  Zac Taylor* (NE) 59.6
9. Kerry Meier (KS) 56.5
10. Bret Meyer (IAST) 56.4
Passing Yards
1. Graham Harrell* (TXTECH) 4555
2. Chase Daniel* (MO) 3527
3. Zac Taylor* (NE) 3197
  Zac Taylor* (NE) 3197
5. Paul Thompson* (OK) 2667
6. Shawn Bell (BAY) 2582
7. Colt McCoy* (TX) 2570
8. Bret Meyer (IAST) 2546
9. Stephen McGee* (TXAM) 2295
10. Bobby Reid* (OKST) 2266
Passing Yards Per Attempt
1. Bobby Reid* (OKST) 8.5
2. Zac Taylor* (NE) 8.2
  Zac Taylor* (NE) 8.2
4. Colt McCoy* (TX) 8.1
5. Paul Thompson* (OK) 7.9
6. Chase Daniel* (MO) 7.8
7. Graham Harrell* (TXTECH) 7.4
8. Stephen McGee* (TXAM) 7.3
9. Bret Meyer (IAST) 6.8
10. Shawn Bell (BAY) 6.7
Adjusted Passing Yards Per Attempt
1. Colt McCoy* (TX) 8.9
2. Zac Taylor* (NE) 8.6
  Zac Taylor* (NE) 8.6
4. Bobby Reid* (OKST) 8.4
5. Chase Daniel* (MO) 8.0
6. Graham Harrell* (TXTECH) 7.8
7. Stephen McGee* (TXAM) 7.8
8. Paul Thompson* (OK) 7.8
9. Shawn Bell (BAY) 6.6
10. Bret Meyer (IAST) 6.0
Passing Touchdowns
1. Graham Harrell* (TXTECH) 38
2. Colt McCoy* (TX) 29
3. Chase Daniel* (MO) 28
4. Zac Taylor* (NE) 26
  Zac Taylor* (NE) 26
6. Bobby Reid* (OKST) 24
7. Paul Thompson* (OK) 22
8. Shawn Bell (BAY) 19
9. Kerry Meier (KS) 13
10. Bret Meyer (IAST) 12
  Stephen McGee* (TXAM) 12
Passing Interceptions
1. Josh Freeman* (KSST) 15
2. Bret Meyer (IAST) 12
3. Bobby Reid* (OKST) 11
  Graham Harrell* (TXTECH) 11
  Paul Thompson* (OK) 11
6. Chase Daniel* (MO) 10
  Kerry Meier (KS) 10
  Shawn Bell (BAY) 10
9. Zac Taylor* (NE) 8
  Zac Taylor* (NE) 8
Passing Efficiency Rating
1. Colt McCoy* (TX) 161.8
2. Bobby Reid* (OKST) 148.1
3. Zac Taylor* (NE) 146.1
  Zac Taylor* (NE) 146.1
5. Graham Harrell* (TXTECH) 145.5
6. Chase Daniel* (MO) 145.1
7. Paul Thompson* (OK) 142.4
8. Stephen McGee* (TXAM) 134.9
9. Shawn Bell (BAY) 130.7
10. Kerry Meier (KS) 123.4
Rush Attempts
1. Jon Cornish (KS) 250
2. Tony Temple* (MO) 193
3. Adrian Peterson* (OK) 188
  Brandon Jackson* (NE) 188
5. Allen Patrick* (OK) 169
6. Jorvorskie Lane* (TXAM) 166
7. Jamaal Charles* (TX) 156
8. Bernard Jackson (CO) 155
9. Shannon Woods* (TXTECH) 152
10. Chase Daniel* (MO) 147
Rushing Yards
1. Jon Cornish (KS) 1457
2. Tony Temple* (MO) 1063
3. Adrian Peterson* (OK) 1012
4. Brandon Jackson* (NE) 989
5. Shannon Woods* (TXTECH) 926
6. Mike Goodson* (TXAM) 847
7. Jamaal Charles* (TX) 831
8. Dantrell Savage* (OKST) 820
9. Hugh Charles (CO) 779
10. Allen Patrick* (OK) 761
Rushing Yards Per Attempt
1. Mike Goodson* (TXAM) 6.7
2. Dantrell Savage* (OKST) 6.5
3. Shannon Woods* (TXTECH) 6.1
4. Keith Toston* (OKST) 6.0
5. Jon Cornish (KS) 5.8
6. Leon Patton* (KSST) 5.6
7. Mike Hamilton* (OKST) 5.6
8. Hugh Charles (CO) 5.6
9. Tony Temple* (MO) 5.5
10. Adrian Peterson* (OK) 5.4
Rushing Touchdowns
1. Jorvorskie Lane* (TXAM) 19
2. Adrian Peterson* (OK) 12
3. Shannon Woods* (TXTECH) 10
4. Brandon Jackson* (NE) 8
  Jon Cornish (KS) 8
  Cody Glenn* (NE) 8
  Dantrell Savage* (OKST) 8
8. Tony Temple* (MO) 7
  Bernard Jackson (CO) 7
  Selvin Young* (TX) 7
  Jamaal Charles* (TX) 7
Receptions
1. Joel Filani* (TXTECH) 91
2. Robert Johnson* (TXTECH) 89
3. Shannon Woods* (TXTECH) 75
4. Malcolm Kelly* (OK) 62
5. Adarius Bowman* (OKST) 60
  Adarius Bowman* (OKST) 60
7. Chase Coffman* (MO) 58
8. Dominique Zeigler (BAY) 54
9. Trent Shelton (BAY) 53
  Martin Rucker* (MO) 53
Receiving Yards
1. Joel Filani* (TXTECH) 1300
2. Adarius Bowman* (OKST) 1181
  Adarius Bowman* (OKST) 1181
4. Malcolm Kelly* (OK) 993
5. Robert Johnson* (TXTECH) 871
6. William Franklin* (MO) 829
7. Trent Shelton (BAY) 802
8. Limas Sweed* (TX) 801
9. Dominique Zeigler (BAY) 741
10. D'Juan Woods* (OKST) 647
Receiving Yards Per Reception
1. Adarius Bowman* (OKST) 19.7
  Adarius Bowman* (OKST) 19.7
3. Maurice Purify* (NE) 18.5
4. Limas Sweed* (TX) 17.4
5. William Franklin* (MO) 17.3
6. Malcolm Kelly* (OK) 16.0
7. D'Juan Woods* (OKST) 15.8
8. Chad Schroeder* (TXAM) 15.7
9. Trent Shelton (BAY) 15.1
10. Yamon Figurs* (KSST) 14.9
Receiving Touchdowns
1. Joel Filani* (TXTECH) 13
2. Adarius Bowman* (OKST) 12
  Adarius Bowman* (OKST) 12
  Limas Sweed* (TX) 12
5. Robert Johnson* (TXTECH) 11
6. Malcolm Kelly* (OK) 10
7. Chase Coffman* (MO) 9
8. Trent Shelton (BAY) 8
  Todd Blythe (IAST) 8
10. Maurice Purify* (NE) 7
Plays From Scrimmage
1. Jon Cornish (KS) 274
2. Shannon Woods* (TXTECH) 227
3. Brandon Jackson* (NE) 221
4. Tony Temple* (MO) 199
5. Adrian Peterson* (OK) 198
6. Jamaal Charles* (TX) 174
7. Marlon Lucky* (NE) 173
  Jorvorskie Lane* (TXAM) 173
9. Allen Patrick* (OK) 169
10. Selvin Young* (TX) 160
Yards From Scrimmage
1. Jon Cornish (KS) 1651
2. Shannon Woods* (TXTECH) 1498
3. Joel Filani* (TXTECH) 1334
4. Brandon Jackson* (NE) 1302
5. Adarius Bowman* (OKST) 1182
  Adarius Bowman* (OKST) 1182
7. Adrian Peterson* (OK) 1148
8. Marlon Lucky* (NE) 1111
9. Tony Temple* (MO) 1097
10. Jamaal Charles* (TX) 1014
Touchdowns From Scrimmage
1. Jorvorskie Lane* (TXAM) 19
2. Adrian Peterson* (OK) 13
  Joel Filani* (TXTECH) 13
4. Adarius Bowman* (OKST) 12
  Shannon Woods* (TXTECH) 12
  Limas Sweed* (TX) 12
  Adarius Bowman* (OKST) 12
8. Robert Johnson* (TXTECH) 11
9. Malcolm Kelly* (OK) 10
  Brandon Jackson* (NE) 10
Total Plays
1. Graham Harrell* (TXTECH) 649
2. Chase Daniel* (MO) 599
3. Bret Meyer (IAST) 511
4. Stephen McGee* (TXAM) 459
5. Zac Taylor* (NE) 451
  Zac Taylor* (NE) 451
7. Shawn Bell (BAY) 410
8. Paul Thompson* (OK) 407
9. Colt McCoy* (TX) 386
  Bobby Reid* (OKST) 386
Total Yards
1. Graham Harrell* (TXTECH) 4489
2. Chase Daniel* (MO) 3906
3. Zac Taylor* (NE) 3165
  Zac Taylor* (NE) 3165
5. Stephen McGee* (TXAM) 2961
6. Paul Thompson* (OK) 2818
7. Bobby Reid* (OKST) 2766
8. Colt McCoy* (TX) 2740
9. Bret Meyer (IAST) 2723
10. Shawn Bell (BAY) 2445
Total Yards Per Play
1. Zac Taylor* (NE) 7.0
  Zac Taylor* (NE) 7.0
3. Graham Harrell* (TXTECH) 6.9
4. Chase Daniel* (MO) 6.5
Total Touchdowns
1. Graham Harrell* (TXTECH) 40
2. Chase Daniel* (MO) 32
3. Colt McCoy* (TX) 31
4. Bobby Reid* (OKST) 29
5. Zac Taylor* (NE) 27
  Zac Taylor* (NE) 27
7. Paul Thompson* (OK) 25
8. Jorvorskie Lane* (TXAM) 19
  Shawn Bell (BAY) 19
10. Kerry Meier (KS) 18
  Bret Meyer (IAST) 18
Touchdowns
1. Jorvorskie Lane* (TXAM) 19
2. Adrian Peterson* (OK) 13
  Joel Filani* (TXTECH) 13
4. Adarius Bowman* (OKST) 12
  Adarius Bowman* (OKST) 12
  Shannon Woods* (TXTECH) 12
  Limas Sweed* (TX) 12
8. Robert Johnson* (TXTECH) 11
9. Brandon Jackson* (NE) 10
  Malcolm Kelly* (OK) 10
Points
1. Adarius Bowman* (OKST) 72
2. Stevie Hicks Jr. (IAST) 12
  J. B. Phillips* (NE) 12
4. Zac Taylor* (NE) 8
5. Tim Crowder* (TX) 6
  Aaron Lewis* (TX) 6
  Russell Brorsen (KS) 6
  Nathan Peterson* (OKST) 6
9. Jerome Kemp (KS) 2
  Alonzo Dotson* (OK) 2
Extra Point Attempts
1. Jordan Congdon* (NE) 56
2. Alex Trlica* (TXTECH) 51
3. Garrett Hartley* (OK) 50
4. Jason Ricks* (OKST) 49
5. Jeff Wolfert* (MO) 45
6. Greg Johnson* (TX) 43
7. Scott Webb (KS) 39
8. Ryan Havens (BAY) 33
9. Jeff Snodgrass* (KSST) 32
10. Layne Neumann* (TXAM) 25
Extra Points Made
1. Jordan Congdon* (NE) 55
2. Alex Trlica* (TXTECH) 51
3. Garrett Hartley* (OK) 49
4. Jason Ricks* (OKST) 47
5. Jeff Wolfert* (MO) 45
6. Greg Johnson* (TX) 42
7. Scott Webb (KS) 37
8. Jeff Snodgrass* (KSST) 32
  Ryan Havens (BAY) 32
10. Bret Culbertson (IAST) 24
Field Goal Attempts
1. Mason Crosby (CO) 28
2. Jeff Snodgrass* (KSST) 24
3. Alex Trlica* (TXTECH) 21
4. Garrett Hartley* (OK) 20
  Jeff Wolfert* (MO) 20
6. Scott Webb (KS) 18
7. Layne Neumann* (TXAM) 15
8. Ryan Havens (BAY) 14
9. Jason Ricks* (OKST) 12
10. Bret Culbertson (IAST) 11
Field Goals Made
1. Garrett Hartley* (OK) 19
  Mason Crosby (CO) 19
3. Jeff Wolfert* (MO) 18
4. Jeff Snodgrass* (KSST) 17
5. Alex Trlica* (TXTECH) 15
6. Scott Webb (KS) 13
7. Layne Neumann* (TXAM) 12
8. Ryan Havens (BAY) 11
9. Jason Ricks* (OKST) 10
10. Bret Culbertson (IAST) 8
Punts
1. Daniel Sepulveda (BAY) 66
  Dan Titchener* (NE) 66
3. Tim Reyer* (KSST) 61
4. Kyle Tucker (KS) 58
5. Mike Brandtner (IAST) 56
6. Michael Cohen* (OK) 51
7. Matt Fodge* (OKST) 50
  Justin Brantly* (TXAM) 50
9. Matt Dilallo (CO) 47
  Adam Crossett* (MO) 47
Punting Yards
1. Daniel Sepulveda (BAY) 3068
2. Dan Titchener* (NE) 2592
3. Tim Reyer* (KSST) 2566
4. Mike Brandtner (IAST) 2309
5. Kyle Tucker (KS) 2276
6. Matt Fodge* (OKST) 2244
7. Justin Brantly* (TXAM) 2215
8. Michael Cohen* (OK) 2091
9. Matt Dilallo (CO) 2056
10. Alex Reyes* (TXTECH) 1943
Punt Returns
1. Danny Amendola* (TXTECH) 41
2. Reggie Smith* (OK) 37
3. Perrish Cox* (OKST) 24
4. Aaron Ross* (TX) 23
5. Yamon Figurs* (KSST) 22
6. Chad Schroeder* (TXAM) 19
7. Terrence Nunn* (NE) 18
8. Carl Sims (BAY) 15
  Jonathan Lamb (KS) 15
  Stephone Robinson (CO) 15
Punt Return Yards
1. Danny Amendola* (TXTECH) 377
2. Yamon Figurs* (KSST) 323
3. Perrish Cox* (OKST) 308
4. Reggie Smith* (OK) 287
5. Aaron Ross* (TX) 240
6. Ryan Baum (IAST) 208
7. Jonathan Lamb (KS) 165
8. Brian Murph (KS) 156
9. Terrence Nunn* (NE) 153
10. Chad Schroeder* (TXAM) 140
Punt Return Touchdowns
1. Yamon Figurs* (KSST) 2
Kickoff Returns
1. Marcus Herford (KS) 29
2. Perrish Cox* (OKST) 25
3. Mikail Baker (BAY) 22
4. Grant Jones* (OKST) 21
5. Shannon Woods* (TXTECH) 18
6. Kerry Franks* (TXAM) 16
7. Stephone Robinson (CO) 15
  Milan Moses (IAST) 15
  Queito Teasley (BAY) 15
10. Juaquin Iglesias* (OK) 14
Kickoff Return Yards
1. Marcus Herford (KS) 757
2. Perrish Cox* (OKST) 595
3. Grant Jones* (OKST) 572
4. Mikail Baker (BAY) 522
5. Kerry Franks* (TXAM) 443
6. Juaquin Iglesias* (OK) 363
7. Queito Teasley (BAY) 341
8. Quan Cosby* (TX) 334
9. Milan Moses (IAST) 325
10. Leon Patton* (KSST) 321
Solo Tackles
1. Alvin Bowen (IAST) 95
2. Rufus Alexander* (OK) 75
3. Jordon Dizon (CO) 64
4. Michael Griffin* (TX) 63
5. Andre Sexton* (OKST) 60
6. Tyrone McKenzie (IAST) 59
7. Jon Banks (IAST) 58
8. Brandon Archer* (KSST) 57
9. Antonio Huffman* (TXTECH) 54
  Andre Jones* (NE) 54
Assisted Tackles
1. Tyrone McKenzie (IAST) 70
2. Marcus Bacon* (MO) 63
3. Justin Warren* (TXAM) 62
4. Alvin Bowen (IAST) 60
5. Jordon Dizon (CO) 57
6. Melvin Bullitt* (TXAM) 52
7. Joe Mortensen (KS) 51
  Brock Stratton* (TXTECH) 51
9. Brandon Archer* (KSST) 49
  Dedrick Harrington* (MO) 49
Total Tackles
1. Alvin Bowen (IAST) 155
2. Tyrone McKenzie (IAST) 129
3. Jordon Dizon (CO) 121
4. Rufus Alexander* (OK) 118
5. Marcus Bacon* (MO) 107
6. Brandon Archer* (KSST) 106
7. Jon Banks (IAST) 99
  Zach Diles* (KSST) 99
9. Justin Warren* (TXAM) 93
10. Dedrick Harrington* (MO) 91
Tackles for Loss
1. Ian Campbell* (KSST) 17
2. Jay Moore* (NE) 14
3. Abraham Wright (CO) 14
  Tim Crowder* (TX) 14
  Rashad Bobino* (TX) 14
  Adam Carriker* (NE) 14
  James McClinton (KS) 14
8. Marque Fountain* (OKST) 14
9. Xzavie Jackson* (MO) 13
10. Brent Curvey (IAST) 12
Sacks
1. Abraham Wright (CO) 12
2. Ian Campbell* (KSST) 12
3. Victor Degrate* (OKST) 10
4. Tim Crowder* (TX) 8
  Shawn Moorehead (IAST) 8
6. Xzavie Jackson* (MO) 8
  Nathan Peterson* (OKST) 8
8. Brian Smith* (MO) 8
  Chris Harrington* (TXAM) 8
10. Brent Curvey (IAST) 7
  Adam Carriker* (NE) 7
Interceptions
1. Aqib Talib (KS) 6
  Aaron Ross* (TX) 6
3. Terrence Wheatley (CO) 5
4. Nic Harris* (OK) 4
  Michael Griffin* (TX) 4
  C.J. Wilson (BAY) 4
  Andrew Shanle* (NE) 4
8. Marcus Walker* (OK) 3
  James Todd (BAY) 3
  Dwain Crawford (BAY) 3
  Marcus Watts* (KSST) 3
  Reggie Smith* (OK) 3
  Anthony Webb (KS) 3
  Brandon Massey* (MO) 3
  Zach Latimer* (OK) 3
  Darcel McBath* (TXTECH) 3
Interception Return Yards
1. Marcus Bacon* (MO) 100
2. C.J. Wilson (BAY) 98
3. Reggie Smith* (OK) 94
4. Aqib Talib (KS) 82
5. Orie Lemon* (OKST) 73
6. Antonio Huffman* (TXTECH) 69
7. Marcus Watts* (KSST) 68
8. Darcel McBath* (TXTECH) 66
9. Marcus Walker* (OK) 56
10. Bo Ruud* (NE) 54
Passes Defended
1. Aqib Talib (KS) 28
2. Aaron Ross* (TX) 22
3. Marcus Walker* (OK) 12
  Michael Griffin* (TX) 12
  Terrence Wheatley (CO) 12
  Cortney Grixby* (NE) 12
  Nic Harris* (OK) 12
8. Reggie Smith* (OK) 11
  Andrew Shanle* (NE) 11
10. Antonio Huffman* (TXTECH) 10
  Jordan Peterson* (TXAM) 10
  C.J. Wilson (BAY) 10
Fumbles Forced
1. Tyrone McKenzie (IAST) 4
  Michael Griffin* (TX) 4
  Rufus Alexander* (OK) 4
4. Tim Crowder* (TX) 3
  Andre Sexton* (OKST) 3
  Bo Ruud* (NE) 3
  Aaron Ross* (TX) 3
  James McClinton (KS) 3
  Jake Ratliff* (TXTECH) 3
  Paul Como (KS) 3
  Ryan McBean* (OKST) 3