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2011 Big East Conference Year Summary

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Record: 57-44, .564 W-L% (8th of 12) (Schedule and Results)

SRS: 3.19 (5th of 12) ▪ SOS: 0.45 (5th of 12)

Conference Champion: Cincinnati, Louisville and West Virginia

Ranked in Preseason AP Poll:(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
Cincinnati 10 3 .769 5 2 .714 33.3 20.3 7.34 -0.74
West Virginia 10 3 .769 5 2 .714 37.6 26.8 8.65 0.96
Louisville 7 6 .538 5 2 .714 21.9 20.1 2.38 0.07
Rutgers 9 4 .692 4 3 .571 26.4 18.3 6.42 -0.12
Pittsburgh 6 7 .462 4 3 .571 24.2 22.8 1.09 1.17
Connecticut 5 7 .417 3 4 .429 24.3 24.3 -0.42 0.58
South Florida 5 7 .417 1 6 .143 29.3 22.7 3.21 0.71
Syracuse 5 7 .417 1 6 .143 24.2 28.5 -3.15 1.02

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 9/4 9/11 9/18 9/25 10/2 10/9 10/16 10/23 10/30 11/6 11/13 11/20 11/27 12/5 Final
West Virginia 24 19 18 16 22 16 13 11 25 24       22 23 17
Cincinnati                 24 23 23         25
South Florida   22 20 18 16                      

5 Bowl Games

Date Bowl Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
2012-01-07 BBVA Compass Bowl Southern Methodist 28 Pittsburgh 6 BBVA Compass Bowl (Birmingham, AL)
2012-01-04 Orange Bowl West Virginia 70 Clemson 33 Orange Bowl (Miami, FL)
2011-12-31 Liberty Bowl Cincinnati 31 Vanderbilt 24 Liberty Bowl (Memphis, TN)
2011-12-30 Pinstripe Bowl Rutgers 27 Iowa State 13 Pinstripe Bowl (Bronx, NY)
2011-12-27 Belk Bowl North Carolina State 31 Louisville 24 Belk Bowl (Charlotte, NC)

Conference Leaders

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Pass Completion Percentage

1. Geno Smith* (West Virginia) 65.8
2. Teddy Bridgewater* (Louisville) 64.5
3. Tino Sunseri* (Pittsburgh) 64.2
4. Ryan Nassib (Syracuse) 62.4
5. Zach Collaros* (Cincinnati) 61.0
6. B.J. Daniels (South Florida) 58.9
7. Chas Dodd* (Rutgers) 56.7
8. Johnny McEntee (Connecticut) 51.3
9. Gary Nova* (Rutgers) 51.1

Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. Geno Smith* (West Virginia) 8.3
2. Teddy Bridgewater* (Louisville) 7.2
3. B.J. Daniels (South Florida) 7.1
4. Zach Collaros* (Cincinnati) 7.1
5. Gary Nova* (Rutgers) 6.8
6. Tino Sunseri* (Pittsburgh) 6.8
7. Ryan Nassib (Syracuse) 6.5
8. Chas Dodd* (Rutgers) 6.4
9. Johnny McEntee (Connecticut) 6.3

Adjusted Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. Geno Smith* (West Virginia) 8.9
2. B.J. Daniels (South Florida) 7.0
3. Zach Collaros* (Cincinnati) 6.6
4. Ryan Nassib (Syracuse) 6.6
5. Teddy Bridgewater* (Louisville) 6.3
6. Tino Sunseri* (Pittsburgh) 6.0
7. Gary Nova* (Rutgers) 6.0
8. Chas Dodd* (Rutgers) 6.0
9. Johnny McEntee (Connecticut) 5.9

Passing Efficiency Rating

1. Geno Smith* (West Virginia) 152.6
2. Teddy Bridgewater* (Louisville) 132.4
3. Zach Collaros* (Cincinnati) 131.8
4. Ryan Nassib (Syracuse) 129.9
5. B.J. Daniels (South Florida) 126.7
6. Tino Sunseri* (Pittsburgh) 124.1
7. Chas Dodd* (Rutgers) 118.5
8. Gary Nova* (Rutgers) 116.6
9. Johnny McEntee (Connecticut) 111.3

Total Yards Per Play

1. Geno Smith* (West Virginia) 7.5
2. B.J. Daniels (South Florida) 6.4

Field Goal Percentage

1. San San Te* (Rutgers) 64.5

Kickoff Return Touchdowns

1. Tavon Austin* (West Virginia) 2