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1962 Big Eight Conference Year Summary

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Record: 42-38-3, .524 W-L% (2nd of 12) (Schedule and Results)

SRS: 3.56 (5th of 12) ▪ SOS: 3.66 (5th of 12)

Conference Champion: Oklahoma

Ranked in Preseason AP Poll: 0
Ranked in Final AP Poll:(Oklahoma)

Standings

Overall Conference Pts/G SRS
School W L T Pct W L T Pct Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
Oklahoma 8 3 0 .727 7 0 0 1.000 24.3 5.5 16.82 6.27
Missouri 8 1 2 .818 5 1 1 .786 18.5 5.6 13.75 4.30
Nebraska 9 2 0 .818 5 2 0 .714 26.6 14.6 11.12 0.85
Kansas 6 3 1 .650 4 2 1 .643 21.4 11.6 9.15 1.55
Iowa State 5 5 0 .500 3 4 0 .429 23.5 23.5 2.48 2.78
Oklahoma State 4 6 0 .400 2 5 0 .286 13.8 21.4 -1.21 4.89
Colorado 2 8 0 .200 1 6 0 .143 12.2 34.6 -10.87 2.53
Kansas State 0 10 0 .000 0 7 0 .000 3.9 28.3 -12.78 6.12

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 9/24 10/1 10/8 10/15 10/22 10/29 11/5 11/12 11/19 11/26 Final
Oklahoma                   10 8 8
Missouri   10           7 6      

3 Bowl Games

Date Bowl Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
1963-01-01 Orange Bowl Alabama 17 Oklahoma 0 Orange Bowl (Miami, FL)
1962-12-22 Bluebonnet Bowl Missouri 14 Georgia Tech 10 Bluebonnet Bowl (Houston, TX)
1962-12-15 Gotham Bowl Nebraska 36 Miami (FL) 34 Gotham Bowl (Bronx, NY)

Conference Leaders

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Pass Completion Percentage

1. Frank Cesarek (Colorado) 46.7
2. Mike Miller (Oklahoma State) 45.0

Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. Mike Miller (Oklahoma State) 5.9
2. Frank Cesarek (Colorado) 4.7

Adjusted Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. Mike Miller (Oklahoma State) 4.4
2. Frank Cesarek (Colorado) 2.1

Passing Efficiency Rating

1. Mike Miller (Oklahoma State) 99.7
2. Frank Cesarek (Colorado) 81.8

Receiving Yards Per Reception

1. Don Karns (Oklahoma State) 15.6
2. Don Brewington (Oklahoma State) 12.8
3. John McGuire (Colorado) 10.4
4. Ken Blair (Colorado) 10.2