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1974 Big Eight Conference Year Summary

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Record: 51-39-0, .567 W-L% (4th of 13) (Schedule and Results)

SRS: 11.04 (2nd of 13) ▪ SOS: 8.63 (1st of 13)

Conference Champion: Oklahoma

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

Standings

Overall Conference Pts/G SRS
School W L T Pct W L T Pct Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
Oklahoma 11 0 0 1.000 7 0 0 1.000 43.0 8.4 27.80 7.43
Nebraska 9 3 0 .750 5 2 0 .714 31.1 11.0 17.50 6.84
Missouri 7 4 0 .636 5 2 0 .714 18.5 19.7 10.54 9.91
Oklahoma State 7 5 0 .583 4 3 0 .571 21.8 15.3 12.22 8.30
Colorado 5 6 0 .455 3 4 0 .429 20.5 27.9 6.64 10.91
Iowa State 4 7 0 .364 2 5 0 .286 16.9 18.0 6.34 8.43
Kansas 4 7 0 .364 1 6 0 .143 14.3 22.5 3.79 9.61
Kansas State 4 7 0 .364 1 6 0 .143 17.5 25.7 3.49 7.58

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 9/9 9/16 9/23 9/30 10/7 10/14 10/21 10/28 11/4 11/11 11/18 11/25 12/2 Final
Oklahoma 1 1 3 3 2 2 2 2 2 2 1 1 1 1 1
Nebraska 7 7 4 10 6 5 12 9 9 9 6 6 9 8 9
Kansas           19 13                
Missouri   18                          
Oklahoma State       12           17 18        

2 Bowl Games

Date Bowl Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
1974-12-31 Sugar Bowl Nebraska 13 Florida 10 Sugar Bowl (New Orleans, LA)
1974-12-28 Fiesta Bowl Oklahoma State 16 Brigham Young 6 Fiesta Bowl (Tempe, AZ)

Conference Leaders

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Pass Completions

1. Dave Humm* (NE) 106
2. Scott McMichael (KS) 74
3. David Williams (CO) 73
4. Steve Pisarkiewicz (MO) 70
5. Steve Grogan (KSST) 67
6. Wayne Stanley (IAST) 58
7. Charlie Weatherbie* (OKST) 42
8. Steve Davis (OK) 26
9. Clyde Crutchmer (CO) 24
10. Ray Smith (MO) 23
  Arthur Bailey (KSST) 23

Pass Attempts

1. Dave Humm* (NE) 187
2. Scott McMichael (KS) 156
  Steve Pisarkiewicz (MO) 156
4. Steve Grogan (KSST) 144
5. David Williams (CO) 139
6. Wayne Stanley (IAST) 121
7. Charlie Weatherbie* (OKST) 113
8. Steve Davis (OK) 63
9. Clyde Crutchmer (CO) 61
10. Arthur Bailey (KSST) 56

Pass Completion Percentage

1. Dave Humm* (NE) 56.7
2. Scott McMichael (KS) 47.4
3. Steve Pisarkiewicz (MO) 44.9

Passing Yards

1. Dave Humm* (NE) 1451
2. Scott McMichael (KS) 1044
3. David Williams (CO) 899
4. Wayne Stanley (IAST) 842
5. Steve Grogan (KSST) 834
6. Steve Pisarkiewicz (MO) 828
7. Charlie Weatherbie* (OKST) 622
8. Steve Davis (OK) 601
9. Clyde Crutchmer (CO) 359
10. Arthur Bailey (KSST) 243

Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. Dave Humm* (NE) 7.8
2. Scott McMichael (KS) 6.7
3. Steve Pisarkiewicz (MO) 5.3

Adjusted Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. Dave Humm* (NE) 6.2
2. Steve Pisarkiewicz (MO) 3.8
3. Scott McMichael (KS) 3.6

Passing Touchdowns

1. Dave Humm* (NE) 12
2. Steve Davis (OK) 11
3. Wayne Stanley (IAST) 6
  Steve Grogan (KSST) 6
  Steve Pisarkiewicz (MO) 6
6. Scott McMichael (KS) 5
7. David Williams (CO) 3
  Tony Galbreath (MO) 3
9. Dean Blevins (OK) 2
  Charlie Weatherbie* (OKST) 2
  Ray Smith (MO) 2
  Clyde Crutchmer (CO) 2

Passing Interceptions

1. Scott McMichael (KS) 13
2. Dave Humm* (NE) 12
  Wayne Stanley (IAST) 12
4. David Williams (CO) 9
5. Steve Pisarkiewicz (MO) 8
6. Charlie Weatherbie* (OKST) 6
  Steve Grogan (KSST) 6
8. Ray Smith (MO) 5
9. Steve Davis (OK) 4
10. Tom Krattli (KS) 3
  Clyde Crutchmer (CO) 3

Passing Efficiency Rating

1. Dave Humm* (NE) 130.2
2. Scott McMichael (KS) 97.6
3. Steve Pisarkiewicz (MO) 91.9

Rush Attempts

1. Tony Galbreath (MO) 197
2. Joe Washington (OK) 194
3. Mike Strachan (IAST) 189
4. Laverne Smith (KS) 176
5. Steve Davis (OK) 165
6. Billy Waddy (CO) 157
7. Terry Kunz (CO) 152
8. Robert Miller (KS) 144
9. Charlie Weatherbie* (OKST) 130
10. Monte Anthony* (NE) 124
  Jim Littrell (OK) 124

Rushing Yards

1. Joe Washington (OK) 1321
2. Laverne Smith (KS) 1181
3. Tony Galbreath (MO) 870
4. Jim Littrell (OK) 837
5. Billy Waddy (CO) 765
6. Robert Miller (KS) 712
7. Mike Strachan (IAST) 694
8. Terry Kunz (CO) 693
9. Steve Davis (OK) 659
10. Tony Davis* (NE) 652

Rushing Yards Per Attempt

1. Joe Washington (OK) 6.8
2. Jim Littrell (OK) 6.8
3. Laverne Smith (KS) 6.7
4. Ray Bybee (MO) 5.5
5. Tony Davis* (NE) 5.3
6. Monte Anthony* (NE) 5.2
7. George Palmer* (OKST) 5.2
8. Roscoe Scobey (KSST) 5.0
9. Robert Miller (KS) 4.9
10. Billy Waddy (CO) 4.9

Rushing Touchdowns

1. Joe Washington (OK) 13
2. Steve Davis (OK) 9
3. Grant Burget (OK) 8
  Tony Galbreath (MO) 8
5. Phil Danowsky (IAST) 7
  Terry Kunz (CO) 7
  Monte Anthony* (NE) 7
  Elvis Peacock (OK) 7
9. Billy Waddy (CO) 6
10. Kenny Walker* (OKST) 5
  Charlie Weatherbie* (OKST) 5
  Arthur Bailey (KSST) 5
  John O'Leary* (NE) 5
  Laverne Smith (KS) 5
  Dave Gillespie* (NE) 5

Receptions

1. Mark Miller (MO) 38
2. Don Westbrook* (NE) 35
3. Emmett Edwards (KS) 30
4. Luther Blue (IAST) 26
5. John Tuttle (KSST) 24
6. Dave Logan (CO) 21
7. Tony Davis* (NE) 19
8. Tinker Owens (OK) 18
9. Bruce Adams (KS) 17
10. Tony Galbreath (MO) 16
  Gerald Bain* (OKST) 16

Receiving Yards

1. Emmett Edwards (KS) 542
2. Don Westbrook* (NE) 524
3. Mark Miller (MO) 522
4. Luther Blue (IAST) 450
5. Tinker Owens (OK) 413
6. Bruce Adams (KS) 349
7. John Tuttle (KSST) 346
8. Gerald Bain* (OKST) 336
9. Dave Logan (CO) 273
10. Stan Ross (KSST) 244

Receiving Yards Per Reception

1. Emmett Edwards (KS) 18.1
2. Luther Blue (IAST) 17.3
3. Don Westbrook* (NE) 15.0
4. John Tuttle (KSST) 14.4
5. Mark Miller (MO) 13.7
6. Dave Logan (CO) 13.0

Receiving Touchdowns

1. Don Westbrook* (NE) 7
2. Tinker Owens (OK) 5
  Mark Miller (MO) 5
  Don Muse (MO) 5
5. Wayne Hoffman (OK) 4
  Luther Blue (IAST) 4
7. Billy Brooks (OK) 3
  Emmett Edwards (KS) 3
9. Chuck Malito* (NE) 2
  Terry Kunz (CO) 2
  Larry Mushinskie* (NE) 2
  Tom Winchell (KSST) 2
  Dave Chambliss (KSST) 2
  Bruce Adams (KS) 2

Plays From Scrimmage

1. Tony Galbreath (MO) 213
2. Joe Washington (OK) 196
3. Mike Strachan (IAST) 195
4. Laverne Smith (KS) 188
5. Steve Davis (OK) 165
  Billy Waddy (CO) 165
7. Terry Kunz (CO) 160
8. Robert Miller (KS) 152
9. Tony Davis* (NE) 142
10. Charlie Weatherbie* (OKST) 130
  John O'Leary* (NE) 130

Yards From Scrimmage

1. Joe Washington (OK) 1392
2. Laverne Smith (KS) 1300
3. Tony Galbreath (MO) 1000
4. Don Westbrook* (NE) 896
5. Billy Waddy (CO) 879
6. Tony Davis* (NE) 837
  Jim Littrell (OK) 837
8. Terry Kunz (CO) 769
9. Robert Miller (KS) 754
10. Mike Strachan (IAST) 743

Touchdowns From Scrimmage

1. Joe Washington (OK) 14
2. Don Westbrook* (NE) 10
3. Terry Kunz (CO) 9
  Steve Davis (OK) 9
5. Grant Burget (OK) 8
  Tony Galbreath (MO) 8
7. Elvis Peacock (OK) 7
  Monte Anthony* (NE) 7
  Phil Danowsky (IAST) 7
10. John O'Leary* (NE) 6
  Mark Miller (MO) 6
  Billy Waddy (CO) 6

Total Plays

1. Steve Grogan (KSST) 261
2. Charlie Weatherbie* (OKST) 243
3. Dave Humm* (NE) 233
4. Steve Davis (OK) 228
  Scott McMichael (KS) 228
6. David Williams (CO) 223
7. Wayne Stanley (IAST) 206
8. Tony Galbreath (MO) 202
9. Joe Washington (OK) 197
10. Mike Strachan (IAST) 189

Total Yards

1. Dave Humm* (NE) 1572
2. Joe Washington (OK) 1321
3. Steve Davis (OK) 1260
4. Laverne Smith (KS) 1181
5. Scott McMichael (KS) 1134
6. David Williams (CO) 1089
7. Steve Grogan (KSST) 1048
8. Tony Galbreath (MO) 955
9. Wayne Stanley (IAST) 943
10. Jim Littrell (OK) 837

Total Touchdowns

1. Steve Davis (OK) 20
2. Dave Humm* (NE) 14
3. Joe Washington (OK) 13
4. Tony Galbreath (MO) 11
5. Wayne Stanley (IAST) 8
  Scott McMichael (KS) 8
  Steve Pisarkiewicz (MO) 8
  Grant Burget (OK) 8
9. Charlie Weatherbie* (OKST) 7
  Steve Grogan (KSST) 7
  Terry Kunz (CO) 7
  David Williams (CO) 7
  Elvis Peacock (OK) 7
  Monte Anthony* (NE) 7
  Phil Danowsky (IAST) 7