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2009 Big East Conference Year Summary

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Record: 64-38, .627 W-L% (1st of 12) (Schedule and Results)

SRS: 5.51 (2nd of 12) ▪ SOS: 1.52 (5th of 12)

Conference Champion: Cincinnati

Ranked in Preseason AP Poll: 0
Ranked in Final AP Poll:(Cincinnati, Pittsburgh and West Virginia)

Standings

Overall Conference Pts/G SRS
School W L Pct W L Pct Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
Cincinnati 12 1 .923 7 0 1.000 38.6 23.1 14.23 1.77
Pittsburgh 10 3 .769 5 2 .714 32.1 19.8 12.75 1.98
West Virginia 9 4 .692 5 2 .714 26.2 21.7 7.48 2.48
Rutgers 9 4 .692 3 4 .429 28.8 17.9 6.34 -2.12
Connecticut 8 5 .615 3 4 .429 31.2 23.6 8.03 2.80
South Florida 8 5 .615 3 4 .429 26.5 19.8 3.64 -0.05
Louisville 4 8 .333 1 6 .143 18.1 26.3 -4.01 2.83
Syracuse 4 8 .333 1 6 .143 21.2 27.9 -4.41 2.51

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 9/8 9/13 9/20 9/27 10/4 10/11 10/18 10/25 11/1 11/8 11/15 11/22 11/29 12/6 Final
Cincinnati   23 17 14 10 8 8 5 5 4 5 5 5 5 4 8
Pittsburgh               20 16 14 8 8 8 14 17 15
West Virginia               22 20         24 18 25
Rutgers                       25        
South Florida           23 21       23          

6 Bowl Games

Date Bowl Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
2010-01-02 International Bowl South Florida 27 Northern Illinois 3 International Bowl (Toronto, Canada)
2010-01-02 PapaJohns.com Bowl Connecticut 20 South Carolina 7 PapaJohns.com Bowl (Birmingham, AL)
2010-01-01 Gator Bowl Florida State 33 West Virginia 21 Gator Bowl (Jacksonville, FL)
2010-01-01 Sugar Bowl Florida 51 Cincinnati 24 Sugar Bowl (New Orleans, LA)
2009-12-26 Meineke Car Care Bowl Pittsburgh 19 North Carolina 17 Meineke Car Care Bowl (Charlotte, NC)
2009-12-19 St. Petersburg Bowl Rutgers 45 Central Florida 24 St. Petersburg Bowl (St. Petersburg, FL)

Conference Leaders

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Pass Completions
1. Tony Pike* (CIN) 211
2. Bill Stull* (PITT) 209
3. Greg Paulus (SYR) 193
4. Jarrett Brown* (WV) 187
5. Tom Savage* (RUT) 149
6. B.J. Daniels* (SFL) 122
7. Zach Frazer* (CT) 116
8. Adam Froman (LOU) 111
9. Cody Endres* (CT) 98
10. Zach Collaros* (CIN) 93
Pass Attempts
1. Tony Pike* (CIN) 338
2. Bill Stull* (PITT) 321
3. Jarrett Brown* (WV) 296
4. Tom Savage* (RUT) 285
  Greg Paulus (SYR) 285
6. B.J. Daniels* (SFL) 227
7. Zach Frazer* (CT) 218
8. Adam Froman (LOU) 185
9. Cody Endres* (CT) 154
10. Zach Collaros* (CIN) 124
Pass Completion Percentage
1. Greg Paulus (SYR) 67.7
2. Bill Stull* (PITT) 65.1
3. Jarrett Brown* (WV) 63.2
4. Tony Pike* (CIN) 62.4
5. Adam Froman (LOU) 60.0
6. B.J. Daniels* (SFL) 53.7
7. Zach Frazer* (CT) 53.2
8. Tom Savage* (RUT) 52.3
Passing Yards
1. Bill Stull* (PITT) 2633
2. Tony Pike* (CIN) 2520
3. Tom Savage* (RUT) 2211
4. Jarrett Brown* (WV) 2144
5. Greg Paulus (SYR) 2024
6. B.J. Daniels* (SFL) 1983
7. Zach Frazer* (CT) 1461
8. Zach Collaros* (CIN) 1434
9. Cody Endres* (CT) 1354
  Adam Froman (LOU) 1354
Passing Yards Per Attempt
1. B.J. Daniels* (SFL) 8.7
2. Bill Stull* (PITT) 8.2
3. Tom Savage* (RUT) 7.8
4. Tony Pike* (CIN) 7.5
5. Adam Froman (LOU) 7.3
6. Jarrett Brown* (WV) 7.2
7. Greg Paulus (SYR) 7.1
8. Zach Frazer* (CT) 6.7
Adjusted Passing Yards Per Attempt
1. Bill Stull* (PITT) 8.4
2. Tony Pike* (CIN) 8.4
3. B.J. Daniels* (SFL) 8.2
4. Tom Savage* (RUT) 7.6
5. Adam Froman (LOU) 6.8
6. Jarrett Brown* (WV) 6.6
7. Greg Paulus (SYR) 5.8
8. Zach Frazer* (CT) 5.8
Passing Touchdowns
1. Tony Pike* (CIN) 29
2. Bill Stull* (PITT) 21
3. Tom Savage* (RUT) 14
  B.J. Daniels* (SFL) 14
5. Greg Paulus (SYR) 13
6. Jarrett Brown* (WV) 11
7. Zach Collaros* (CIN) 10
  Zach Frazer* (CT) 10
9. Cody Endres* (CT) 6
  Adam Froman (LOU) 6
Passing Interceptions
1. Greg Paulus (SYR) 14
2. B.J. Daniels* (SFL) 9
  Jarrett Brown* (WV) 9
  Zach Frazer* (CT) 9
5. Bill Stull* (PITT) 8
6. Tom Savage* (RUT) 7
7. Tony Pike* (CIN) 6
8. Justin Burke (LOU) 5
  Justin Burke (LOU) 5
  Adam Froman (LOU) 5
Passing Efficiency Rating
1. Bill Stull* (PITT) 150.6
2. Tony Pike* (CIN) 149.8
3. B.J. Daniels* (SFL) 139.5
4. Greg Paulus (SYR) 132.6
5. Jarrett Brown* (WV) 130.2
6. Tom Savage* (RUT) 128.7
7. Adam Froman (LOU) 126.8
8. Zach Frazer* (CT) 116.4
Rush Attempts
1. Dion Lewis* (PITT) 325
2. Noel Devine* (WV) 241
3. Andre Dixon* (CT) 239
4. Delone Carter (SYR) 236
5. Jordan Todman* (CT) 235
6. Joe Martinek* (RUT) 206
7. B.J. Daniels* (SFL) 175
8. Moise Plancher* (SFL) 129
9. Isaiah Pead* (CIN) 121
10. Jarrett Brown* (WV) 117
Rushing Yards
1. Dion Lewis* (PITT) 1799
2. Noel Devine* (WV) 1465
3. Jordan Todman* (CT) 1188
4. Andre Dixon* (CT) 1093
5. Delone Carter (SYR) 1021
6. Joe Martinek* (RUT) 967
7. Isaiah Pead* (CIN) 806
8. B.J. Daniels* (SFL) 772
9. Moise Plancher* (SFL) 581
10. Vic Anderson (LOU) 473
Rushing Yards Per Attempt
1. Isaiah Pead* (CIN) 6.7
2. Noel Devine* (WV) 6.1
3. Dion Lewis* (PITT) 5.5
4. Vic Anderson (LOU) 5.3
5. Jordan Todman* (CT) 5.1
6. Mike Ford* (SFL) 4.9
7. Joe Martinek* (RUT) 4.7
8. Andre Dixon* (CT) 4.6
9. Moise Plancher* (SFL) 4.5
10. B.J. Daniels* (SFL) 4.4
Rushing Touchdowns
1. Dion Lewis* (PITT) 17
2. Andre Dixon* (CT) 14
  Jordan Todman* (CT) 14
4. Noel Devine* (WV) 13
5. Delone Carter (SYR) 11
6. Joe Martinek* (RUT) 9
  Isaiah Pead* (CIN) 9
  B.J. Daniels* (SFL) 9
9. Ryan Clarke* (WV) 8
10. Mike Ford* (SFL) 6
  Jarrett Brown* (WV) 6
Receptions
1. Mardy Gilyard* (CIN) 87
2. Jock Sanders* (WV) 72
3. Armon Binns* (CIN) 61
4. Jonathan Baldwin* (PITT) 57
  Jon Baldwin* (PITT) 57
6. Tim Brown* (RUT) 55
7. Scott Long (LOU) 53
8. D.J. Woods* (CIN) 51
  Mohamed Sanu* (RUT) 51
10. Dorin Dickerson* (PITT) 49
  Mike Williams (SYR) 49
Receiving Yards
1. Mardy Gilyard* (CIN) 1191
2. Tim Brown* (RUT) 1150
3. Jonathan Baldwin* (PITT) 1111
  Jon Baldwin* (PITT) 1111
5. Marcus Easley* (CT) 893
6. Armon Binns* (CIN) 888
7. Mike Williams (SYR) 746
8. Scott Long (LOU) 727
9. Carlton Mitchell* (SFL) 706
10. Jock Sanders* (WV) 688
Receiving Yards Per Reception
1. Tim Brown* (RUT) 20.9
2. Jon Baldwin* (PITT) 19.5
  Jonathan Baldwin* (PITT) 19.5
4. A.J. Love* (SFL) 18.8
5. Marcus Easley* (CT) 18.6
6. Carlton Mitchell* (SFL) 17.6
7. Mike Williams (SYR) 15.2
8. Armon Binns* (CIN) 14.6
9. Bradley Starks* (WV) 14.0
  Brad Starks* (WV) 14.0
Receiving Touchdowns
1. Armon Binns* (CIN) 11
  Mardy Gilyard* (CIN) 11
3. Dorin Dickerson* (PITT) 10
4. Tim Brown* (RUT) 9
5. Marcus Easley* (CT) 8
  Jonathan Baldwin* (PITT) 8
  Jon Baldwin* (PITT) 8
8. Mike Williams (SYR) 6
9. D.J. Woods* (CIN) 4
  Dontavia Bogan* (SFL) 4
  Carlton Mitchell* (SFL) 4
  A.J. Love* (SFL) 4
Plays From Scrimmage
1. Dion Lewis* (PITT) 350
2. Noel Devine* (WV) 263
3. Jordan Todman* (CT) 256
4. Andre Dixon* (CT) 250
5. Delone Carter (SYR) 247
6. Joe Martinek* (RUT) 218
7. B.J. Daniels* (SFL) 175
8. Isaiah Pead* (CIN) 141
9. Moise Plancher* (SFL) 135
10. Bilal Powell (LOU) 120
Yards From Scrimmage
1. Dion Lewis* (PITT) 1988
2. Noel Devine* (WV) 1642
3. Jordan Todman* (CT) 1373
4. Mardy Gilyard* (CIN) 1207
5. Andre Dixon* (CT) 1205
6. Jonathan Baldwin* (PITT) 1172
  Jon Baldwin* (PITT) 1172
8. Tim Brown* (RUT) 1146
9. Delone Carter (SYR) 1138
10. Joe Martinek* (RUT) 1107
Touchdowns From Scrimmage
1. Dion Lewis* (PITT) 18
2. Andre Dixon* (CT) 15
3. Jordan Todman* (CT) 14
  Noel Devine* (WV) 14
5. Delone Carter (SYR) 12
  Mardy Gilyard* (CIN) 12
7. Isaiah Pead* (CIN) 11
  Armon Binns* (CIN) 11
9. Dorin Dickerson* (PITT) 10
10. Joe Martinek* (RUT) 9
  B.J. Daniels* (SFL) 9
  Tim Brown* (RUT) 9
Total Plays
1. Jarrett Brown* (WV) 413
2. B.J. Daniels* (SFL) 402
3. Tony Pike* (CIN) 369
4. Bill Stull* (PITT) 353
5. Tom Savage* (RUT) 344
6. Greg Paulus (SYR) 336
7. Dion Lewis* (PITT) 325
8. Adam Froman (LOU) 246
9. Noel Devine* (WV) 241
10. Andre Dixon* (CT) 239
Total Yards
1. B.J. Daniels* (SFL) 2755
2. Jarrett Brown* (WV) 2610
3. Bill Stull* (PITT) 2582
4. Tony Pike* (CIN) 2526
5. Tom Savage* (RUT) 2106
6. Greg Paulus (SYR) 2012
7. Dion Lewis* (PITT) 1799
8. Zach Collaros* (CIN) 1778
9. Noel Devine* (WV) 1465
10. Zach Frazer* (CT) 1433
Total Touchdowns
1. Tony Pike* (CIN) 31
2. B.J. Daniels* (SFL) 23
  Bill Stull* (PITT) 23
4. Jarrett Brown* (WV) 17
  Dion Lewis* (PITT) 17
6. Tom Savage* (RUT) 15
7. Zach Collaros* (CIN) 14
  Andre Dixon* (CT) 14
  Jordan Todman* (CT) 14
  Greg Paulus (SYR) 14
Touchdowns
1. Dion Lewis* (PITT) 18
2. Andre Dixon* (CT) 15
  Mardy Gilyard* (CIN) 15
  Jordan Todman* (CT) 15
5. Noel Devine* (WV) 14
6. Delone Carter (SYR) 12
7. Isaiah Pead* (CIN) 11
  Armon Binns* (CIN) 11
9. Dorin Dickerson* (PITT) 10
10. B.J. Daniels* (SFL) 9
  Tim Brown* (RUT) 9
  Joe Martinek* (RUT) 9
Points
1. Jacob Rogers* (CIN) 102
2. Jonathan Baldwin* (PITT) 48
3. Bradley Starks* (WV) 12
4. George Johnson* (RUT) 6
  Domenic Natale* (RUT) 6
  Justin Burke (LOU) 6
  Jessie Hester Jr.* (SFL) 6
  Dwayne Gratz* (CT) 6
Extra Point Attempts
1. Jake Rogers* (CIN) 65
  Jacob Rogers* (CIN) 65
3. Dan Hutchins* (PITT) 48
4. Dave Teggart* (CT) 47
5. Tyler Bitancurt* (WV) 42
6. San San Te* (RUT) 39
7. Eric Schwartz* (SFL) 29
8. Ryan Lichtenstein (SYR) 28
9. Ryan Payne (LOU) 18
10. Delbert Alvarado* (SFL) 14
Extra Points Made
1. Jacob Rogers* (CIN) 63
  Jake Rogers* (CIN) 63
3. Dave Teggart* (CT) 47
4. Dan Hutchins* (PITT) 46
5. Tyler Bitancurt* (WV) 41
6. San San Te* (RUT) 39
7. Eric Schwartz* (SFL) 28
8. Ryan Lichtenstein (SYR) 27
9. Ryan Payne (LOU) 16
10. Delbert Alvarado* (SFL) 14
Field Goal Attempts
1. Dan Hutchins* (PITT) 29
2. San San Te* (RUT) 28
3. Dave Teggart* (CT) 23
4. Jake Rogers* (CIN) 19
  Jacob Rogers* (CIN) 19
6. Ryan Lichtenstein (SYR) 17
7. Eric Schwartz* (SFL) 16
8. Tyler Bitancurt* (WV) 15
9. Ryan Payne (LOU) 13
10. Chris Philpott (LOU) 5
  Delbert Alvarado* (SFL) 5
Field Goals Made
1. Dan Hutchins* (PITT) 23
2. San San Te* (RUT) 18
3. Dave Teggart* (CT) 14
4. Jake Rogers* (CIN) 13
  Jacob Rogers* (CIN) 13
  Ryan Lichtenstein (SYR) 13
  Tyler Bitancurt* (WV) 13
8. Eric Schwartz* (SFL) 11
9. Ryan Payne (LOU) 8
10. Chris Philpott (LOU) 5
Field Goal Percentage
1. Jacob Rogers* (CIN) 68.4
Punts
1. Teddy Dellaganna* (RUT) 68
2. Scott Kozlowski* (WV) 64
3. Desi Cullen* (CT) 62
4. Cory Goettsche (LOU) 58
  Rob Long (SYR) 58
  Delbert Alvarado* (SFL) 58
7. Dan Hutchins* (PITT) 44
8. Jake Rogers* (CIN) 43
  Jacob Rogers* (CIN) 43
10. Patrick O'Donnell* (CIN) 7
  Pat O'Donnell* (CIN) 7
Punting Yards
1. Teddy Dellaganna* (RUT) 2873
2. Scott Kozlowski* (WV) 2844
3. Desi Cullen* (CT) 2653
4. Rob Long (SYR) 2538
5. Delbert Alvarado* (SFL) 2352
6. Cory Goettsche (LOU) 2349
7. Dan Hutchins* (PITT) 1810
8. Jake Rogers* (CIN) 1788
  Jacob Rogers* (CIN) 1788
10. Pat O'Donnell* (CIN) 265
  Patrick O'Donnell* (CIN) 265
Punting Yards Per Punt
1. Jacob Rogers* (CIN) 41.6
Punt Returns
1. Robert McClain* (CT) 21
2. Aaron Smith* (PITT) 17
  Jock Sanders* (WV) 17
  Mohamed Sanu* (RUT) 17
5. Mardy Gilyard* (CIN) 16
  Faron Hornes* (SFL) 16
  Jasper Howard* (CT) 16
8. Donte Davis (SYR) 15
9. Brandon Hogan* (WV) 7
  Scott Radcliff (LOU) 7
Punt Return Yards
1. Robert McClain* (CT) 265
2. Mardy Gilyard* (CIN) 202
3. Jasper Howard* (CT) 146
  Jock Sanders* (WV) 146
5. Trent Guy (LOU) 139
6. Aaron Smith* (PITT) 109
7. Donte Davis (SYR) 104
8. Brandon Hogan* (WV) 85
9. Faron Hornes* (SFL) 80
10. Mohamed Sanu* (RUT) 66
Kickoff Returns
1. Mardy Gilyard* (CIN) 42
2. Mike Jones (SYR) 41
3. Trent Guy (LOU) 37
4. Dontavia Bogan* (SFL) 36
5. Mark Rodgers* (WV) 27
6. Cameron Saddler* (PITT) 25
7. Robbie Frey* (CT) 21
8. Jordan Todman* (CT) 20
9. Tavon Austin* (WV) 17
10. Ray Graham* (PITT) 15
Kickoff Return Yards
1. Mardy Gilyard* (CIN) 1281
2. Mike Jones (SYR) 987
3. Trent Guy (LOU) 914
4. Dontavia Bogan* (SFL) 770
5. Cameron Saddler* (PITT) 633
6. Robbie Frey* (CT) 620
7. Mark Rodgers* (WV) 619
8. Jordan Todman* (CT) 506
9. Tavon Austin* (WV) 426
10. Devin McCourty* (RUT) 356
  Joe Lefeged* (RUT) 356
Kickoff Return Touchdowns
1. Mardy Gilyard* (CIN) 2
Solo Tackles
1. Lawrence Wilson* (CT) 80
2. Derrell Smith (SYR) 60
3. Chris Campa (LOU) 58
  Dom Decicco* (PITT) 58
5. Max Gruder* (PITT) 56
  Mike Holmes (SYR) 56
7. Jon Dempsey (LOU) 55
8. Greg Lloyd* (CT) 53
9. Devin McCourty* (RUT) 49
  Jerome Murphy* (SFL) 49
Assisted Tackles
1. Kion Wilson* (SFL) 64
2. Andre Revels* (CIN) 63
3. Lawrence Wilson* (CT) 60
4. Jon Dempsey (LOU) 52
5. Nate Allen* (SFL) 45
  Damaso Munoz* (RUT) 45
7. Pat Lazear* (WV) 41
8. Reed Williams* (WV) 38
  Greg Lloyd* (CT) 38
10. Max Gruder* (PITT) 35
Total Tackles
1. Lawrence Wilson* (CT) 140
2. Andre Revels* (CIN) 108
3. Jon Dempsey (LOU) 107
4. Kion Wilson* (SFL) 105
5. Max Gruder* (PITT) 91
  Greg Lloyd* (CT) 91
7. Chris Campa (LOU) 90
8. Dom Decicco* (PITT) 88
9. Nate Allen* (SFL) 85
10. Derrell Smith (SYR) 82
Tackles for Loss
1. Ernest (Mick) Williams* (PITT) 17
2. Jason Pierre-Paul* (SFL) 16
3. Doug Hogue (SYR) 16
4. Chris Campa (LOU) 14
  Julian Miller* (WV) 14
6. George Johnson* (RUT) 14
7. Lindsey Witten* (CT) 13
8. Ricardo Mathews* (CIN) 12
9. Alex Silvestro* (RUT) 12
  Jonathan Freeny* (RUT) 12
Sacks
1. Lindsey Witten* (CT) 12
2. Jonathan Freeny* (RUT) 10
  Doug Hogue (SYR) 10
4. Julian Miller* (WV) 9
5. Alex Daniels* (CIN) 8
6. Greg Romeus* (PITT) 8
7. George Johnson* (RUT) 6
  Derrell Smith (SYR) 6
  Jason Pierre-Paul* (SFL) 6
10. Chris Campa (LOU) 6
Interceptions
1. Robert Vaughn* (CT) 5
  Robert Sands* (WV) 5
3. Nate Allen* (SFL) 4
  Robert McClain* (CT) 4
  Aaron Webster* (CIN) 4
  Jerome Murphy* (SFL) 4
7. Elijah Fields* (PITT) 3
  Mike Holmes (SYR) 3
  Dom Decicco* (PITT) 3
  Chaz Thompson (LOU) 3
  Keith Tandy* (WV) 3
  J.K. Schaffer* (CIN) 3
  Jarred Holley* (PITT) 3
Interception Return Yards
1. Aaron Webster* (CIN) 135
2. David Rowe* (RUT) 74
3. Elijah Fields* (PITT) 59
  Jerome Murphy* (SFL) 59
5. Nate Allen* (SFL) 55
6. Kent Richardson* (WV) 54
7. Pat Lazear* (WV) 53
8. Greg Williams* (PITT) 51
9. Sidney Glover* (WV) 44
10. Robert Vaughn* (CT) 42
Passes Defended
1. Robert Sands* (WV) 13
2. Brandon Hogan* (WV) 12
  Jerome Murphy* (SFL) 12
4. Devin McCourty* (RUT) 11
  Aaron Berry* (PITT) 11
6. Jovani Chappel* (PITT) 10
7. David Rowe* (RUT) 9
  Aaron Webster* (CIN) 9
9. Nate Allen* (SFL) 8
  Robert Vaughn* (CT) 8
Fumbles Forced
1. Derrell Smith (SYR) 4
2. Ernest (Mick) Williams* (PITT) 3
  Lawrence Wilson* (CT) 3
  Greg Romeus* (PITT) 3
  Chris Campa (LOU) 3
  Sabbath Joseph* (SFL) 3
7. Lindsey Witten* (CT) 2
  Antonio Lowery* (RUT) 2
  Joe Lefeged* (RUT) 2
  Jason Pierre-Paul* (SFL) 2
  Damaso Munoz* (RUT) 2
  Aaron Webster* (CIN) 2
  Jerome Murphy* (SFL) 2
  Richard Raglin (LOU) 2
  Doug Hogue (SYR) 2