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1966 Big Eight Conference Leaders

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Record: 36-39-6, .481 W-L% (9th of 12) (Schedule and Results)

SRS: 1.05 (7th of 12) ▪ SOS: 2.03 (6th of 12)

Conference Champion: Nebraska

Ranked in Preseason AP Poll:(Nebraska)
Ranked in Final AP Poll:(Nebraska)

Conference Leaders

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Pass Completion Percentage

1. Bob Churchich (Nebraska) 55.2
2. Tim Van Galder (Iowa State) 50.6

Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. Tim Van Galder (Iowa State) 6.7
2. Bob Churchich (Nebraska) 6.5

Adjusted Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. Bob Churchich (Nebraska) 4.7
2. Tim Van Galder (Iowa State) 4.3

Passing Efficiency Rating

1. Bob Churchich (Nebraska) 107.3
2. Tim Van Galder (Iowa State) 102.0

Receiving Yards Per Reception

1. Dave Jones (Kansas State) 20.6
2. Tom Busch (Iowa State) 20.1
3. Ben Hart (Oklahoma) 17.1
4. Larry Plantz (Colorado) 16.1
5. Eppie Barney (Iowa State) 14.0
6. Eddie Hinton (Oklahoma) 13.1
7. Dennis Morrison (Nebraska) 12.3
8. Tom Penney (Nebraska) 11.9
9. Jerry Philpott (Oklahoma State) 11.1
10. George Maurer (Iowa State) 10.7