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1968 Big Eight Conference Leaders

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Record: 44-39-0, .530 W-L% (5th of 12) (Schedule and Results)

SRS: 9.90 (1st of 12) ▪ SOS: 8.87 (1st of 12)

Conference Champion: Kansas and Oklahoma

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

Conference Leaders

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Pass Completions

1. Lynn Dickey (KSST) 125
2. Ronnie Johnson (OKST) 121
3. Bob Anderson (CO) 112
4. Bob Warmack (OK) 106
5. John Warder (IAST) 89
6. Bobby Douglass (KS) 84
7. Ernie Sigler (NE) 73
8. Terry McMillan (MO) 56
9. Garnett Phelps (MO) 34
10. Frank Patrick (NE) 27
11. Bill Nossek (KSST) 26
12. Bob Cutburth (OKST) 23
13. Obert Tisdale (IAST) 8
14. Jim Bratten (CO) 7
15. Jim Ettinger (KS) 6
16. Mickey Ripley (OK) 2
  Jon Staggers (MO) 2
  Steve Owens (OK) 2
  Tony Dvorsak (NE) 2

Pass Attempts

1. Lynn Dickey (KSST) 258
2. Ronnie Johnson (OKST) 247
3. Bob Anderson (CO) 222
4. John Warder (IAST) 201
5. Bob Warmack (OK) 189
6. Bobby Douglass (KS) 168
7. Ernie Sigler (NE) 144
8. Terry McMillan (MO) 113
9. Garnett Phelps (MO) 84
10. Frank Patrick (NE) 67
11. Bill Nossek (KSST) 50
12. Bob Cutburth (OKST) 46
13. Obert Tisdale (IAST) 25
14. Jim Bratten (CO) 16
15. Jim Ettinger (KS) 13
16. Mickey Ripley (OK) 10
17. Jon Staggers (MO) 4
18. Tony Dvorsak (NE) 3
19. Steve Owens (OK) 2

Pass Completion Percentage

1. Bob Warmack (OK) 56.1
2. Ernie Sigler (NE) 50.7
3. Bob Anderson (CO) 50.5
4. Bobby Douglass (KS) 50.0
5. Ronnie Johnson (OKST) 49.0
6. Lynn Dickey (KSST) 48.4
7. John Warder (IAST) 44.3

Passing Yards

1. Lynn Dickey (KSST) 1569
2. Bob Warmack (OK) 1548
3. Ronnie Johnson (OKST) 1438
4. Bob Anderson (CO) 1341
5. Bobby Douglass (KS) 1316
6. John Warder (IAST) 1184
7. Ernie Sigler (NE) 907
8. Terry McMillan (MO) 745
9. Garnett Phelps (MO) 536
10. Frank Patrick (NE) 311
11. Bob Cutburth (OKST) 265
12. Bill Nossek (KSST) 248
13. Obert Tisdale (IAST) 140
14. Jim Bratten (CO) 106
15. Jim Ettinger (KS) 105
16. Joe Orduna (NE) 45
17. Jon Staggers (MO) 38
18. Steve Owens (OK) 33
19. Tony Dvorsak (NE) 27
20. Mickey Ripley (OK) 13

Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. Bob Warmack (OK) 8.2
2. Bobby Douglass (KS) 7.8
3. Ernie Sigler (NE) 6.3
4. Lynn Dickey (KSST) 6.1
5. Bob Anderson (CO) 6.0
6. John Warder (IAST) 5.9
7. Ronnie Johnson (OKST) 5.8

Adjusted Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. Bob Warmack (OK) 7.8
2. Bobby Douglass (KS) 7.7
3. Ernie Sigler (NE) 5.1
4. John Warder (IAST) 4.6
5. Bob Anderson (CO) 4.2
6. Lynn Dickey (KSST) 3.4
7. Ronnie Johnson (OKST) 3.3

Passing Touchdowns

1. Bobby Douglass (KS) 12
2. Bob Warmack (OK) 10
3. Lynn Dickey (KSST) 8
4. John Warder (IAST) 7
  Bob Anderson (CO) 7
6. Ronnie Johnson (OKST) 5
  Ernie Sigler (NE) 5
  Garnett Phelps (MO) 5
9. Terry McMillan (MO) 4
10. Jon Staggers (MO) 2
  Steve Owens (OK) 2

Passing Interceptions

1. Lynn Dickey (KSST) 19
2. Ronnie Johnson (OKST) 16
3. Bob Anderson (CO) 12
4. John Warder (IAST) 9
5. Terry McMillan (MO) 7
6. Bobby Douglass (KS) 6
  Bob Warmack (OK) 6
  Ernie Sigler (NE) 6
  Garnett Phelps (MO) 6
10. Frank Patrick (NE) 5
11. Bill Nossek (KSST) 4
12. Obert Tisdale (IAST) 3
13. Bob Cutburth (OKST) 2

Passing Efficiency Rating

1. Bob Warmack (OK) 136.0
2. Bobby Douglass (KS) 132.2
3. Ernie Sigler (NE) 106.7
4. Bob Anderson (CO) 100.8
5. John Warder (IAST) 96.3
6. Lynn Dickey (KSST) 95.0
7. Ronnie Johnson (OKST) 91.6

Rush Attempts

1. Steve Owens (OK) 357
2. Joe Orduna (NE) 186
3. Bob Anderson (CO) 183
4. Greg Cook (MO) 161
5. Dick Davis (NE) 158
6. John Warder (IAST) 151
7. Bobby Douglass (KS) 148
8. John Riggins (KS) 139
9. Ronnie Johnson (OKST) 127
10. Ben King (IAST) 124
11. Donnie Shanklin (KS) 122
12. Larry Brown (KSST) 111
13. Steve Engel (CO) 110
14. Bob Warmack (OK) 103
  Ward Walsh (CO) 103
16. Jon Staggers (MO) 94
17. Terry McMillan (MO) 90
18. Cornelius Davis (KSST) 86
19. James Harrison (MO) 85
20. Ron McBride (MO) 83

Rushing Yards

1. Steve Owens (OK) 1536
2. John Riggins (KS) 866
3. Bob Anderson (CO) 788
4. Donnie Shanklin (KS) 772
5. Greg Cook (MO) 693
6. Joe Orduna (NE) 677
7. Dick Davis (NE) 606
8. Bobby Douglass (KS) 495
9. Steve Engel (CO) 491
10. Ben King (IAST) 437
11. Larry Brown (KSST) 402
12. Tom Nigbur (CO) 394
13. Jon Staggers (MO) 385
14. Ward Walsh (CO) 384
15. Ron McBride (MO) 367
16. Terry McMillan (MO) 357
17. John Warder (IAST) 355
18. Junior Riggins (KS) 340
19. Joe Moore (MO) 322
20. James Harrison (MO) 319

Rushing Yards Per Attempt

1. Donnie Shanklin (KS) 6.3
2. John Riggins (KS) 6.2
3. Tom Nigbur (CO) 5.9
4. Joe Moore (MO) 4.9
5. Steve Engel (CO) 4.5
6. Ron McBride (MO) 4.4
7. Mack Herron (KSST) 4.4
8. Bob Anderson (CO) 4.3
9. Greg Cook (MO) 4.3
10. Steve Owens (OK) 4.3
11. Jon Staggers (MO) 4.1
12. Duane Porter (OKST) 4.1
13. Terry McMillan (MO) 4.0
14. Dick Davis (NE) 3.8
15. Jock Johnson (IAST) 3.8
16. James Harrison (MO) 3.8
17. Ward Walsh (CO) 3.7
18. Wayne Hallmark (OKST) 3.7
19. Joe Orduna (NE) 3.6
20. Larry Brown (KSST) 3.6

Rushing Touchdowns

1. Steve Owens (OK) 21
2. Bobby Douglass (KS) 12
3. Joe Orduna (NE) 10
4. Bob Anderson (CO) 9
5. Donnie Shanklin (KS) 8
6. James Harrison (MO) 7
7. John Riggins (KS) 6
  Tom Nigbur (CO) 6
9. Bob Warmack (OK) 5
  Cornelius Davis (KSST) 5
  Ward Walsh (CO) 5
12. Bobby Thompson (OK) 4
  Terry McMillan (MO) 4
  Jon Staggers (MO) 4
  Greg Cook (MO) 4
  Joe Moore (MO) 4
  Jeff Allen (IAST) 4
18. Junior Riggins (KS) 3
  Steve Engel (CO) 3
  Willie Harris (IAST) 3
  John Warder (IAST) 3
  Wayne Hallmark (OKST) 3
  Ron McBride (MO) 3
  Mack Herron (KSST) 3

Receptions

1. Eddie Hinton (OK) 60
2. Terry Brown (OKST) 54
3. Dave Jones (KSST) 46
4. Mack Herron (KSST) 38
  Monte Huber (CO) 38
6. Tom Dearinger (OKST) 34
  Otto Stowe (IAST) 34
8. George McGowan (KS) 32
9. Tom Penney (NE) 25
  John Mosier (KS) 25
  Hermann Eben (OKST) 25
12. Jim McFarland (NE) 23
13. Mike Pruett (CO) 22
14. Sam Campbell (IAST) 21
15. Mike Montgomery (KSST) 20
16. Jon Staggers (MO) 19
  Steve Zabel (OK) 19
18. Jeff Allen (IAST) 17
19. Greg Cook (MO) 14
  Mel Gray (MO) 14
  Guy Ingles (NE) 14
  Larry Frost (NE) 14
  Cornelius Davis (KSST) 14
  John Jackson (KS) 14

Receiving Yards

1. Eddie Hinton (OK) 967
2. Terry Brown (OKST) 688
3. Dave Jones (KSST) 622
4. George McGowan (KS) 592
  Mack Herron (KSST) 592
6. Monte Huber (CO) 462
7. Tom Penney (NE) 424
8. Otto Stowe (IAST) 421
9. Sam Campbell (IAST) 372
10. Tom Dearinger (OKST) 369
11. Mel Gray (MO) 337
12. Hermann Eben (OKST) 303
13. John Mosier (KS) 281
  Mike Pruett (CO) 281
15. Jeff Allen (IAST) 277
16. Jim McFarland (NE) 244
17. Steve Zabel (OK) 237
18. Mike Montgomery (KSST) 227
19. John Jackson (KS) 187
20. Jon Staggers (MO) 171

Receiving Yards Per Reception

1. George McGowan (KS) 18.5
2. Sam Campbell (IAST) 17.7
3. Tom Penney (NE) 17.0
4. Eddie Hinton (OK) 16.1
5. Mack Herron (KSST) 15.6
6. Dave Jones (KSST) 13.5
7. Mike Pruett (CO) 12.8
8. Terry Brown (OKST) 12.7
9. Steve Zabel (OK) 12.5
10. Otto Stowe (IAST) 12.4
11. Monte Huber (CO) 12.2
12. Hermann Eben (OKST) 12.1
13. Mike Montgomery (KSST) 11.3
14. John Mosier (KS) 11.2
15. Tom Dearinger (OKST) 10.9
16. Jim McFarland (NE) 10.6
17. Jon Staggers (MO) 9.0

Receiving Touchdowns

1. Eddie Hinton (OK) 6
2. George McGowan (KS) 5
3. Steve Zabel (OK) 4
  Jim McFarland (NE) 4
  Mack Herron (KSST) 4
  Sam Campbell (IAST) 4
  Dave Jones (KSST) 4
8. Mike Pruett (CO) 3
  Mel Gray (MO) 3
10. Cornelius Davis (KSST) 2
  Tom Penney (NE) 2
  Junior Riggins (KS) 2
  Chuck Weber (MO) 2
  Jim Hatcher (KS) 2
  Terry Brown (OKST) 2
  Monte Huber (CO) 2
  John Jackson (KS) 2

Plays From Scrimmage

1. Steve Owens (OK) 367
2. Joe Orduna (NE) 192
3. Bob Anderson (CO) 183
4. Greg Cook (MO) 175
5. Dick Davis (NE) 165
6. John Warder (IAST) 151
7. Bobby Douglass (KS) 148
8. John Riggins (KS) 139
9. Ben King (IAST) 133
10. Ronnie Johnson (OKST) 127
11. Donnie Shanklin (KS) 126
12. Larry Brown (KSST) 124
13. Steve Engel (CO) 117
14. Ward Walsh (CO) 116
15. Jon Staggers (MO) 113
16. Mack Herron (KSST) 109
17. Bob Warmack (OK) 103
18. Cornelius Davis (KSST) 100
19. Terry McMillan (MO) 90
20. James Harrison (MO) 88

Yards From Scrimmage

1. Steve Owens (OK) 1630
2. Eddie Hinton (OK) 1076
3. Mack Herron (KSST) 901
4. John Riggins (KS) 866
5. Donnie Shanklin (KS) 837
6. Terry Brown (OKST) 806
7. Greg Cook (MO) 796
8. Bob Anderson (CO) 788
9. Joe Orduna (NE) 715
10. Dick Davis (NE) 686
11. Steve Engel (CO) 638
12. Dave Jones (KSST) 622
13. George McGowan (KS) 592
14. Jeff Allen (IAST) 586
15. Jon Staggers (MO) 556
16. Ben King (IAST) 545
17. Ward Walsh (CO) 520
18. Larry Brown (KSST) 512
19. Bobby Douglass (KS) 495
20. Junior Riggins (KS) 491

Touchdowns From Scrimmage

1. Steve Owens (OK) 21
2. Bobby Douglass (KS) 12
3. Joe Orduna (NE) 10
4. Donnie Shanklin (KS) 9
  Bob Anderson (CO) 9
6. James Harrison (MO) 8
7. Cornelius Davis (KSST) 7
  Mack Herron (KSST) 7
9. Tom Nigbur (CO) 6
  Eddie Hinton (OK) 6
  Ward Walsh (CO) 6
  John Riggins (KS) 6
13. Junior Riggins (KS) 5
  Bob Warmack (OK) 5
  George McGowan (KS) 5
  Jeff Allen (IAST) 5
  Greg Cook (MO) 5
18. Sam Campbell (IAST) 4
  Jim McFarland (NE) 4
  Joe Moore (MO) 4
  Steve Zabel (OK) 4
  Steve Engel (CO) 4
  Terry McMillan (MO) 4
  Mel Gray (MO) 4
  Bobby Thompson (OK) 4
  Jon Staggers (MO) 4
  Ron McBride (MO) 4
  Dave Jones (KSST) 4

Total Plays

1. Bob Anderson (CO) 405
2. Ronnie Johnson (OKST) 374
3. Steve Owens (OK) 359
4. John Warder (IAST) 352
5. Bobby Douglass (KS) 316
6. Bob Warmack (OK) 292
7. Lynn Dickey (KSST) 288
8. Ernie Sigler (NE) 209
9. Terry McMillan (MO) 203
10. Joe Orduna (NE) 187
11. Greg Cook (MO) 161
12. Dick Davis (NE) 158
13. John Riggins (KS) 139
14. Ben King (IAST) 124
15. Donnie Shanklin (KS) 122
16. Garnett Phelps (MO) 114
17. Larry Brown (KSST) 111
18. Steve Engel (CO) 110
19. Ward Walsh (CO) 103
20. Jon Staggers (MO) 98

Total Yards

1. Bob Anderson (CO) 2129
2. Bob Warmack (OK) 1814
3. Bobby Douglass (KS) 1811
4. Ronnie Johnson (OKST) 1604
5. Steve Owens (OK) 1569
6. John Warder (IAST) 1539
7. Lynn Dickey (KSST) 1415
8. Terry McMillan (MO) 1102
9. John Riggins (KS) 866
10. Ernie Sigler (NE) 840
11. Donnie Shanklin (KS) 772
12. Joe Orduna (NE) 722
13. Greg Cook (MO) 693
14. Dick Davis (NE) 606
15. Garnett Phelps (MO) 587
16. Steve Engel (CO) 491
17. Ben King (IAST) 437
18. Jon Staggers (MO) 423
19. Larry Brown (KSST) 402
20. Tom Nigbur (CO) 394

Total Touchdowns

1. Bobby Douglass (KS) 24
2. Steve Owens (OK) 23
3. Bob Anderson (CO) 16
4. Bob Warmack (OK) 15
5. Joe Orduna (NE) 10
  John Warder (IAST) 10
7. Lynn Dickey (KSST) 8
  Terry McMillan (MO) 8
  Donnie Shanklin (KS) 8
10. James Harrison (MO) 7
11. Tom Nigbur (CO) 6
  Jon Staggers (MO) 6
  Ronnie Johnson (OKST) 6
  John Riggins (KS) 6
15. Garnett Phelps (MO) 5
  Ernie Sigler (NE) 5
  Ward Walsh (CO) 5
  Cornelius Davis (KSST) 5
19. Joe Moore (MO) 4
  Greg Cook (MO) 4
  Bobby Thompson (OK) 4
  Jeff Allen (IAST) 4