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1991 Big Eight Conference Year Summary

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Record: 45-41-5, .522 W-L% (5th of 11) (Schedule and Results)

SRS: 4.44 (4th of 11) ▪ SOS: 3.47 (2nd of 11)

Conference Champion: Colorado and Nebraska

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

Standings

Overall Conference Pts/G SRS
School W L T Pct W L T Pct Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
Nebraska 9 2 1 .792 6 0 1 .929 37.8 19.2 15.81 4.98
Colorado 8 3 1 .708 6 0 1 .929 27.4 15.0 11.24 3.57
Oklahoma 9 3 0 .750 5 2 0 .714 31.9 13.1 14.36 1.36
Kansas State 7 4 0 .636 4 3 0 .571 23.9 20.5 5.36 0.73
Kansas 6 5 0 .545 3 4 0 .429 28.5 22.2 6.60 1.87
Iowa State 3 7 1 .318 1 5 1 .214 14.3 24.2 -5.46 2.54
Missouri 3 7 1 .318 1 6 0 .143 20.3 36.6 -4.40 5.60
Oklahoma State 0 10 1 .045 0 6 1 .071 9.6 27.9 -7.99 7.11

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 9/3 9/10 9/17 9/23 9/30 10/7 10/14 10/21 10/28 11/4 11/11 11/18 11/25 12/2 Final
Nebraska 15 14 13 9 16 15 14 9 9 9 11 11 11 11 11 15
Oklahoma 10 9 9 7 6 5 6 12 21 20 20 18 19 19 20 16
Colorado 13 12 12 19 17 25 25 22 16 15 14 16 15 15 15 20

3 Bowl Games

Date Bowl Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
1992-01-01 Orange Bowl Miami (FL) 22 Nebraska 0 Orange Bowl (Miami, FL)
1991-12-29 Gator Bowl Oklahoma 48 Virginia 14 Gator Bowl (Jacksonville, FL)
1991-12-28 Blockbuster Bowl Alabama 30 Colorado 25 Blockbuster Bowl (Miami, FL)

Conference Leaders

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Pass Completions

1. Paul Watson (KSST) 172
2. Phil Johnson (MO) 167
3. Kenny Ford (OKST) 111
4. Chip Hilleary (KS) 98
5. Keithen McCant (NE) 97
6. Cale Gundy (OK) 91
7. Darian Hagan (CO) 88
8. Jeff Handy (MO) 48
9. Chris Pedersen (IAST) 46
10. Brent Scott (OKST) 33

Pass Attempts

1. Phil Johnson (MO) 311
2. Paul Watson (KSST) 304
3. Kenny Ford (OKST) 238
4. Chip Hilleary (KS) 188
5. Cale Gundy (OK) 172
6. Darian Hagan (CO) 170
7. Keithen McCant (NE) 168
8. Chris Pedersen (IAST) 90
9. Jeff Handy (MO) 89
10. Brent Scott (OKST) 78

Pass Completion Percentage

1. Keithen McCant (NE) 57.7
2. Paul Watson (KSST) 56.6
3. Phil Johnson (MO) 53.7
4. Cale Gundy (OK) 52.9
5. Chip Hilleary (KS) 52.1
6. Darian Hagan (CO) 51.8
7. Kenny Ford (OKST) 46.6

Passing Yards

1. Paul Watson (KSST) 2312
2. Phil Johnson (MO) 2029
3. Keithen McCant (NE) 1454
4. Kenny Ford (OKST) 1377
5. Chip Hilleary (KS) 1267
6. Cale Gundy (OK) 1228
  Darian Hagan (CO) 1228
8. Chris Pedersen (IAST) 598
9. Jeff Handy (MO) 565
10. Kevin Caldwell (IAST) 416

Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. Keithen McCant (NE) 8.7
2. Paul Watson (KSST) 7.6
3. Darian Hagan (CO) 7.2
4. Cale Gundy (OK) 7.1
5. Chip Hilleary (KS) 6.7
6. Phil Johnson (MO) 6.5
7. Kenny Ford (OKST) 5.8

Adjusted Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. Keithen McCant (NE) 8.1
2. Darian Hagan (CO) 7.0
3. Paul Watson (KSST) 6.8
4. Cale Gundy (OK) 6.2
5. Chip Hilleary (KS) 6.2
6. Phil Johnson (MO) 5.5
7. Kenny Ford (OKST) 3.0

Passing Touchdowns

1. Phil Johnson (MO) 14
2. Keithen McCant (NE) 13
3. Darian Hagan (CO) 12
4. Paul Watson (KSST) 10
5. Cale Gundy (OK) 8
6. Kenny Ford (OKST) 7
7. Chip Hilleary (KS) 6
8. Jeff Handy (MO) 3
9. Chris Pedersen (IAST) 2
  Brent Scott (OKST) 2
  Jason Smargiasso (KSST) 2
  Vance Joseph (CO) 2

Passing Interceptions

1. Kenny Ford (OKST) 18
2. Phil Johnson (MO) 13
3. Paul Watson (KSST) 10
4. Keithen McCant (NE) 8
5. Cale Gundy (OK) 7
6. Darian Hagan (CO) 6
  Jason Smargiasso (KSST) 6
8. Brent Scott (OKST) 5
  Chip Hilleary (KS) 5
10. Chris Pedersen (IAST) 3
  Kevin Caldwell (IAST) 3
  Bob Utter (IAST) 3

Passing Efficiency Rating

1. Keithen McCant (NE) 146.4
2. Darian Hagan (CO) 128.7
3. Paul Watson (KSST) 124.7
4. Cale Gundy (OK) 120.1
5. Phil Johnson (MO) 115.0
6. Chip Hilleary (KS) 114.0
7. Kenny Ford (OKST) 89.8

Rush Attempts

1. Tony Sands (KS) 273
2. Derek Brown (NE) 230
3. Eric Gallon (KSST) 224
4. Mike Gaddis (OK) 221
5. Lamont Warren (CO) 157
6. Kevin Caldwell (IAST) 156
7. Rafael Denson (OKST) 150
8. Darian Hagan (CO) 133
9. Keithen McCant (NE) 117
10. Russell Berrien (OKST) 113

Rushing Yards

1. Tony Sands (KS) 1442
2. Derek Brown (NE) 1313
3. Mike Gaddis (OK) 1240
4. Eric Gallon (KSST) 1102
5. Calvin Jones (NE) 900
6. Lamont Warren (CO) 830
7. Keithen McCant (NE) 654
8. Rafael Denson (OKST) 568
9. Sundiata Patterson (IAST) 467
10. Kevin Caldwell (IAST) 428

Rushing Yards Per Attempt

1. Calvin Jones (NE) 8.3
2. Derek Brown (NE) 5.7
3. Mike Gaddis (OK) 5.6
4. Keithen McCant (NE) 5.6
5. Lamont Warren (CO) 5.3
6. Tony Sands (KS) 5.3
7. Eric Gallon (KSST) 4.9
8. Sundiata Patterson (IAST) 4.7
9. Kenyon Rasheed (OK) 4.6
10. James Hill (CO) 4.5

Rushing Touchdowns

1. Chip Hilleary (KS) 14
  Derek Brown (NE) 14
  Calvin Jones (NE) 14
  Mike Gaddis (OK) 14
5. Eric Gallon (KSST) 9
  Tony Sands (KS) 9
7. Keithen McCant (NE) 7
  Lamont Warren (CO) 7
9. Sundiata Patterson (IAST) 5
  Ronnell Kayhill (MO) 5
  Paul Watson (KSST) 5

Receptions

1. Michael Smith (KSST) 55
2. Bert Milliner (OKST) 47
3. Robert Kirksey (OKST) 42
4. Byron Chamberlain (MO) 39
5. Kenny Drayton (KS) 34
6. Ronnell Kayhill (MO) 32
  Russ Campbell (KSST) 32
8. Kenny Holly (MO) 31
  Johnny Mitchell (NE) 31
10. Victor Bailey (MO) 29

Receiving Yards

1. Michael Smith (KSST) 768
2. Bert Milliner (OKST) 631
3. Robert Kirksey (OKST) 604
4. Russ Campbell (KSST) 595
5. Johnny Mitchell (NE) 534
6. Victor Bailey (MO) 508
7. Byron Chamberlain (MO) 464
8. Kenny Drayton (KS) 439
9. Jon Bostick (NE) 419
10. Kenny Holly (MO) 399

Receiving Yards Per Reception

1. Russ Campbell (KSST) 18.6
2. Victor Bailey (MO) 17.5
3. Jon Bostick (NE) 17.5
4. Johnny Mitchell (NE) 17.2
5. Robert Kirksey (OKST) 14.4
6. Lamont Hill (IAST) 14.4
7. Chris Spencer (IAST) 14.2
8. Corey Warren (OK) 14.1
9. Michael Westbrook (CO) 14.0
10. Michael Smith (KSST) 14.0

Receiving Touchdowns

1. Michael Smith (KSST) 6
2. Johnny Mitchell (NE) 5
  Michael Westbrook (CO) 5
  Jon Bostick (NE) 5
  Robert Kirksey (OKST) 5
6. Byron Chamberlain (MO) 4
  Andre Coleman (KSST) 4
  Victor Bailey (MO) 4
  Sean Brown (CO) 4
10. Kenny Drayton (KS) 3
  Skip Leach (MO) 3
  Bert Milliner (OKST) 3
  Corey Warren (OK) 3

Plays From Scrimmage

1. Tony Sands (KS) 274
2. Eric Gallon (KSST) 245
3. Derek Brown (NE) 240
4. Mike Gaddis (OK) 226
5. Lamont Warren (CO) 168
6. Kevin Caldwell (IAST) 160
7. Rafael Denson (OKST) 155
8. Darian Hagan (CO) 134
9. Keithen McCant (NE) 117
10. Russell Berrien (OKST) 114

Yards From Scrimmage

1. Tony Sands (KS) 1449
2. Derek Brown (NE) 1399
3. Eric Gallon (KSST) 1349
4. Mike Gaddis (OK) 1291
5. Lamont Warren (CO) 947
6. Calvin Jones (NE) 925
7. Michael Smith (KSST) 785
8. Keithen McCant (NE) 654
9. Bert Milliner (OKST) 633
10. Rafael Denson (OKST) 622

Touchdowns From Scrimmage

1. Calvin Jones (NE) 14
  Chip Hilleary (KS) 14
  Mike Gaddis (OK) 14
  Derek Brown (NE) 14
5. Tony Sands (KS) 9
  Eric Gallon (KSST) 9
7. Ronnell Kayhill (MO) 7
  Lamont Warren (CO) 7
  Keithen McCant (NE) 7
10. Michael Smith (KSST) 6

Total Plays

1. Paul Watson (KSST) 414
2. Phil Johnson (MO) 378
3. Kenny Ford (OKST) 325
4. Darian Hagan (CO) 303
5. Keithen McCant (NE) 285
6. Chip Hilleary (KS) 281
7. Tony Sands (KS) 273
8. Cale Gundy (OK) 237
9. Derek Brown (NE) 230
10. Eric Gallon (KSST) 224

Total Yards

1. Paul Watson (KSST) 2354
2. Phil Johnson (MO) 2187
3. Keithen McCant (NE) 2108
4. Chip Hilleary (KS) 1667
5. Darian Hagan (CO) 1614
6. Kenny Ford (OKST) 1524
7. Tony Sands (KS) 1442
8. Derek Brown (NE) 1313
9. Mike Gaddis (OK) 1240
10. Cale Gundy (OK) 1207

Total Touchdowns

1. Keithen McCant (NE) 20
  Chip Hilleary (KS) 20
3. Darian Hagan (CO) 15
  Paul Watson (KSST) 15
5. Calvin Jones (NE) 14
  Phil Johnson (MO) 14
  Derek Brown (NE) 14
  Mike Gaddis (OK) 14
9. Cale Gundy (OK) 11
10. Tony Sands (KS) 9
  Eric Gallon (KSST) 9