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2007 Big East Conference Year Summary

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Record: 60-41, .594 W-L% (2nd of 12) (Schedule and Results)

SRS: 6.83 (3rd of 12) ▪ SOS: 2.50 (4th of 12)

Conference Champion: Connecticut and West Virginia

Ranked in Preseason AP Poll:(Louisville, Rutgers and West Virginia)
Ranked in Final AP Poll:(Cincinnati and West Virginia)

Standings

Overall Conference Pts/G SRS
School W L Pct W L Pct Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
West Virginia 11 2 .846 5 2 .714 39.6 18.1 19.09 3.40
Connecticut 9 4 .692 5 2 .714 26.5 19.0 7.07 0.45
Cincinnati 10 3 .769 4 3 .571 36.3 18.8 13.40 0.48
South Florida 9 4 .692 4 3 .571 34.7 23.4 12.37 4.37
Rutgers 8 5 .615 3 4 .429 32.8 22.5 6.75 0.44
Louisville 6 6 .500 3 4 .429 35.2 31.4 5.02 3.44
Pittsburgh 5 7 .417 3 4 .429 22.8 24.3 1.64 2.81
Syracuse 2 10 .167 1 6 .143 16.4 34.8 -10.72 4.62

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 9/4 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
West Virginia 3 3 4 5 5 13 8 9 6 7 6 5 4 2 11 6
Cincinnati         24 20 15 23       21 24 20 20 17
Connecticut                   16 16 25 20      
Louisville 10 8 9 18                        
Rutgers 16 15 13 11 10 21     25              
South Florida       23 18 6 5 2 11 20       25 23  

5 Bowl Games

Date Bowl Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
2008-01-05 International Bowl Rutgers 52 Ball State 30 International Bowl (Toronto, Canada)
2008-01-02 Fiesta Bowl West Virginia 48 Oklahoma 28 Fiesta Bowl (Glendale, AZ)
2007-12-31 Sun Bowl Oregon 56 South Florida 21 Sun Bowl (El Paso, TX)
2007-12-29 Meineke Car Care Bowl Wake Forest 24 Connecticut 10 Meineke Car Care Bowl (Charlotte, NC)
2007-12-22 PapaJohns.com Bowl Cincinnati 31 Southern Mississippi 21 PapaJohns.com Bowl (Birmingham, AL)

Conference Leaders

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Pass Completion Percentage

1. Pat White* (West Virginia) 66.7
2. Brian Brohm (Louisville) 65.1
3. Pat Bostick (Pittsburgh) 61.5
4. Ben Mauk* (Cincinnati) 60.9
  Ben Mauk* (Cincinnati) 60.9
6. Matt Grothe* (South Florida) 59.2
7. Mike Teel* (Rutgers) 58.2
8. Tyler Lorenzen* (Connecticut) 56.8
9. Andrew Robinson (Syracuse) 52.7

Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. Mike Teel* (Rutgers) 9.0
2. Brian Brohm (Louisville) 8.5
3. Ben Mauk* (Cincinnati) 8.1
  Ben Mauk* (Cincinnati) 8.1
5. Pat White* (West Virginia) 8.0
6. Andrew Robinson (Syracuse) 7.5
7. Tyler Lorenzen* (Connecticut) 6.8
8. Matt Grothe* (South Florida) 6.8
9. Pat Bostick (Pittsburgh) 6.0

Adjusted Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. Ben Mauk* (Cincinnati) 8.6
  Ben Mauk* (Cincinnati) 8.6
3. Brian Brohm (Louisville) 8.6
4. Mike Teel* (Rutgers) 8.5
5. Pat White* (West Virginia) 8.4
6. Andrew Robinson (Syracuse) 7.3
7. Tyler Lorenzen* (Connecticut) 6.8
8. Matt Grothe* (South Florida) 5.9
9. Pat Bostick (Pittsburgh) 4.3

Passing Efficiency Rating

1. Brian Brohm (Louisville) 152.4
2. Pat White* (West Virginia) 151.4
3. Ben Mauk* (Cincinnati) 150.6
  Ben Mauk* (Cincinnati) 150.6
5. Mike Teel* (Rutgers) 145.4
6. Andrew Robinson (Syracuse) 125.7
7. Tyler Lorenzen* (Connecticut) 123.0
8. Matt Grothe* (South Florida) 121.0
9. Pat Bostick (Pittsburgh) 111.7

Rushing Yards Per Attempt

1. Pat White* (West Virginia) 6.8
2. Ray Rice* (Rutgers) 5.3
3. Brock Bolen (Louisville) 5.2
4. Greg Moore* (Cincinnati) 5.2
5. Butler Benton* (Cincinnati) 5.0
6. Steve Slaton* (West Virginia) 5.0
7. Andre Dixon* (Connecticut) 5.0
8. Donald Brown* (Connecticut) 4.8
9. Lesean McCoy (Pittsburgh) 4.8
10. Anthony Allen (Louisville) 4.8

Receiving Yards Per Reception

1. Kenny Britt* (Rutgers) 19.9
2. Taj Smith (Syracuse) 18.7
3. Tiquan Underwood* (Rutgers) 16.9
4. Harry Douglas (Louisville) 16.3
5. Brad Kanuch* (Connecticut) 16.0
6. Patrick Carter (Louisville) 15.2
7. Mardy Gilyard* (Cincinnati) 14.9
  Marshwan Gilyard* (Cincinnati) 14.9
9. Carlton Mitchell* (South Florida) 14.5
10. Mario Urrutia (Louisville) 14.3

Yards From Scrimmage

1. Ray Rice* (Rutgers) 2251
2. Lesean McCoy (Pittsburgh) 1572
3. Steve Slaton* (West Virginia) 1401
4. Pat White* (West Virginia) 1335
5. Kenny Britt* (Rutgers) 1232
6. Harry Douglas (Louisville) 1170
7. Andre Dixon* (Connecticut) 1108
8. Tiquan Underwood* (Rutgers) 1100
9. Donald Brown* (Connecticut) 906
10. Marcus Barnett* (Cincinnati) 886

Total Yards

1. Brian Brohm (Louisville) 3978
2. Matt Grothe* (South Florida) 3542
3. Ben Mauk* (Cincinnati) 3498
  Ben Mauk* (Cincinnati) 3498
5. Mike Teel* (Rutgers) 3098
6. Pat White* (West Virginia) 3059
7. Tyler Lorenzen* (Connecticut) 2695
8. Andrew Robinson (Syracuse) 2153
9. Ray Rice* (Rutgers) 2012
10. Pat Bostick (Pittsburgh) 1369

Total Yards Per Play

1. Mike Teel* (Rutgers) 8.6
2. Brian Brohm (Louisville) 7.5
3. Pat White* (West Virginia) 7.4
4. Ben Mauk* (Cincinnati) 7.2
5. Ben Mauk* (Cincinnati) 7.2
6. Matt Grothe* (South Florida) 6.0

Field Goal Percentage

1. Arthur Carmody (Louisville) 76.5

Punting Yards Per Punt

1. Dave Brytus (Pittsburgh) 39.6

Punt Return Touchdowns

1. Larry Taylor* (Connecticut) 2

Kickoff Return Touchdowns

1. Tyvon Branch* (Connecticut) 2

Interception Return Touchdowns

1. Trae Williams* (South Florida) 3
2. Mike Mickens* (Cincinnati) 2
  Scott Lutrus* (Connecticut) 2