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2011 Big East Conference Year Summary

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Record: 57-44, .564 W-L% (3rd 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 Completions
1. Geno Smith* (WV) 346
2. Ryan Nassib (SYR) 259
3. Tino Sunseri* (PITT) 247
4. B.J. Daniels (SFL) 215
5. Teddy Bridgewater* (LOU) 191
6. Johnny McEntee (CT) 172
7. Zach Collaros* (CIN) 166
8. Chas Dodd* (RUT) 139
9. Gary Nova* (RUT) 116
10. Munchie Legaux* (CIN) 55
Pass Attempts
1. Geno Smith* (WV) 526
2. Ryan Nassib (SYR) 415
3. Tino Sunseri* (PITT) 385
4. B.J. Daniels (SFL) 365
5. Johnny McEntee (CT) 335
6. Teddy Bridgewater* (LOU) 296
7. Zach Collaros* (CIN) 272
8. Chas Dodd* (RUT) 245
9. Gary Nova* (RUT) 227
10. Munchie Legaux* (CIN) 116
Pass Completion Percentage
1. Geno Smith* (WV) 65.8
2. Teddy Bridgewater* (LOU) 64.5
3. Tino Sunseri* (PITT) 64.2
4. Ryan Nassib (SYR) 62.4
5. Zach Collaros* (CIN) 61.0
6. B.J. Daniels (SFL) 58.9
7. Chas Dodd* (RUT) 56.7
8. Johnny McEntee (CT) 51.3
9. Gary Nova* (RUT) 51.1
Passing Yards
1. Geno Smith* (WV) 4385
2. Ryan Nassib (SYR) 2685
3. Tino Sunseri* (PITT) 2616
4. B.J. Daniels (SFL) 2604
5. Teddy Bridgewater* (LOU) 2129
6. Johnny McEntee (CT) 2110
7. Zach Collaros* (CIN) 1940
8. Chas Dodd* (RUT) 1574
9. Gary Nova* (RUT) 1553
10. Munchie Legaux* (CIN) 749
Passing Yards Per Attempt
1. Geno Smith* (WV) 8.3
2. Teddy Bridgewater* (LOU) 7.2
3. B.J. Daniels (SFL) 7.1
4. Zach Collaros* (CIN) 7.1
5. Gary Nova* (RUT) 6.8
6. Tino Sunseri* (PITT) 6.8
7. Ryan Nassib (SYR) 6.5
8. Chas Dodd* (RUT) 6.4
9. Johnny McEntee (CT) 6.3
Adjusted Passing Yards Per Attempt
1. Geno Smith* (WV) 8.9
2. B.J. Daniels (SFL) 7.0
3. Zach Collaros* (CIN) 6.6
4. Ryan Nassib (SYR) 6.6
5. Teddy Bridgewater* (LOU) 6.3
6. Tino Sunseri* (PITT) 6.0
7. Gary Nova* (RUT) 6.0
8. Chas Dodd* (RUT) 6.0
9. Johnny McEntee (CT) 5.9
Passing Touchdowns
1. Geno Smith* (WV) 31
2. Ryan Nassib (SYR) 22
3. Zach Collaros* (CIN) 15
4. Teddy Bridgewater* (LOU) 14
5. B.J. Daniels (SFL) 13
6. Johnny McEntee (CT) 12
7. Gary Nova* (RUT) 11
8. Tino Sunseri* (PITT) 10
  Chas Dodd* (RUT) 10
10. Will Stein* (LOU) 5
  Munchie Legaux* (CIN) 5
Passing Interceptions
1. Teddy Bridgewater* (LOU) 12
2. Tino Sunseri* (PITT) 11
3. Zach Collaros* (CIN) 10
4. Ryan Nassib (SYR) 9
  Gary Nova* (RUT) 9
6. Johnny McEntee (CT) 8
7. Geno Smith* (WV) 7
  B.J. Daniels (SFL) 7
  Chas Dodd* (RUT) 7
10. Bobby Eveld (SFL) 4
  Munchie Legaux* (CIN) 4
Passing Efficiency Rating
1. Geno Smith* (WV) 152.6
2. Teddy Bridgewater* (LOU) 132.4
3. Zach Collaros* (CIN) 131.8
4. Ryan Nassib (SYR) 129.9
5. B.J. Daniels (SFL) 126.7
6. Tino Sunseri* (PITT) 124.1
7. Chas Dodd* (RUT) 118.5
8. Gary Nova* (RUT) 116.6
9. Johnny McEntee (CT) 111.3
Rush Attempts
1. Lyle McCombs (CT) 275
2. Antwon Bailey (SYR) 240
3. Isaiah Pead* (CIN) 237
4. Jawan Jamison* (RUT) 231
5. Ray Graham* (PITT) 164
6. Tino Sunseri* (PITT) 154
7. Darrell Scott (SFL) 153
8. Dominique Brown* (LOU) 140
9. Dustin Garrison* (WV) 136
10. B.J. Daniels (SFL) 132
Rushing Yards
1. Isaiah Pead* (CIN) 1259
2. Lyle McCombs (CT) 1151
3. Antwon Bailey (SYR) 1051
4. Ray Graham* (PITT) 958
5. Jawan Jamison* (RUT) 897
6. Darrell Scott (SFL) 814
7. Dustin Garrison* (WV) 742
8. B.J. Daniels (SFL) 601
9. Vic Anderson* (LOU) 539
10. Dominique Brown* (LOU) 533
Rushing Yards Per Attempt
1. Ray Graham* (PITT) 5.8
2. Dustin Garrison* (WV) 5.5
3. Darrell Scott (SFL) 5.3
4. Isaiah Pead* (CIN) 5.3
5. Vic Anderson* (LOU) 4.7
6. B.J. Daniels (SFL) 4.6
7. Antwon Bailey (SYR) 4.4
8. Shawne Alston* (WV) 4.3
9. Lyle McCombs (CT) 4.2
10. Demetris Murray (SFL) 4.2
Rushing Touchdowns
1. Isaiah Pead* (CIN) 12
  Shawne Alston* (WV) 12
3. Jawan Jamison* (RUT) 9
  Ray Graham* (PITT) 9
5. Zach Collaros* (CIN) 8
  Demetris Murray (SFL) 8
7. Lyle McCombs (CT) 7
8. B.J. Daniels (SFL) 6
  Dustin Garrison* (WV) 6
  Antwon Bailey (SYR) 6
Receptions
1. Mohamed Sanu* (RUT) 115
2. Tavon Austin* (WV) 101
3. Stedman Bailey* (WV) 72
4. Alec Lemon (SYR) 68
5. Devin Street* (PITT) 53
6. Nick Provo (SYR) 51
7. Anthony McClung* (CIN) 49
  Ivan McCartney* (WV) 49
9. Kenbrell Thompkins* (CIN) 44
10. Isiah Moore (CT) 43
  Sterling Griffin (SFL) 43
Receiving Yards
1. Stedman Bailey* (WV) 1279
2. Mohamed Sanu* (RUT) 1206
3. Tavon Austin* (WV) 1186
4. Alec Lemon (SYR) 834
5. Devin Street* (PITT) 754
6. Anthony McClung* (CIN) 683
7. Kashif Moore (CT) 604
8. Ivan McCartney* (WV) 585
9. Isiah Moore (CT) 566
10. Brandon Coleman* (RUT) 552
Receiving Yards Per Reception
1. Stedman Bailey* (WV) 17.8
2. Ryan Griffin (CT) 15.1
3. Kashif Moore (CT) 14.7
4. Devin Street* (PITT) 14.2
5. Josh Chichester* (LOU) 14.0
6. Deonte Welch (SFL) 14.0
7. Anthony McClung* (CIN) 13.9
8. Devon Brown* (WV) 13.9
  Devon Brown* (WV) 13.9
10. Isiah Moore (CT) 13.2
Receiving Touchdowns
1. Stedman Bailey* (WV) 12
2. Tavon Austin* (WV) 8
3. Mohamed Sanu* (RUT) 7
  Nick Provo (SYR) 7
5. Anthony McClung* (CIN) 6
  Devante Parker* (LOU) 6
  Alec Lemon (SYR) 6
  Brandon Coleman* (RUT) 6
  Parker* (LOU) 6
10. Kashif Moore (CT) 5
Plays From Scrimmage
1. Lyle McCombs (CT) 294
2. Isaiah Pead* (CIN) 276
3. Antwon Bailey (SYR) 269
4. Jawan Jamison* (RUT) 239
5. Ray Graham* (PITT) 194
6. Darrell Scott (SFL) 168
7. Dustin Garrison* (WV) 160
8. Dominique Brown* (LOU) 156
9. Tino Sunseri* (PITT) 154
10. Vic Anderson* (LOU) 142
Yards From Scrimmage
1. Isaiah Pead* (CIN) 1578
2. Tavon Austin* (WV) 1368
3. Lyle McCombs (CT) 1323
4. Stedman Bailey* (WV) 1279
5. Antwon Bailey (SYR) 1251
6. Mohamed Sanu* (RUT) 1204
7. Ray Graham* (PITT) 1158
8. Darrell Scott (SFL) 983
9. Jawan Jamison* (RUT) 959
10. Dustin Garrison* (WV) 943
Touchdowns From Scrimmage
1. Isaiah Pead* (CIN) 15
2. Shawne Alston* (WV) 12
  Stedman Bailey* (WV) 12
4. Jawan Jamison* (RUT) 9
  Tavon Austin* (WV) 9
  Ray Graham* (PITT) 9
7. Zach Collaros* (CIN) 8
  Demetris Murray (SFL) 8
  Lyle McCombs (CT) 8
10. Antwon Bailey (SYR) 7
  Mohamed Sanu* (RUT) 7
  Nick Provo (SYR) 7
Total Plays
1. Geno Smith* (WV) 582
2. Tino Sunseri* (PITT) 539
3. B.J. Daniels (SFL) 497
4. Ryan Nassib (SYR) 480
5. Johnny McEntee (CT) 390
6. Teddy Bridgewater* (LOU) 385
7. Zach Collaros* (CIN) 356
8. Lyle McCombs (CT) 275
9. Chas Dodd* (RUT) 272
10. Gary Nova* (RUT) 250
Total Yards
1. Geno Smith* (WV) 4352
2. B.J. Daniels (SFL) 3205
3. Ryan Nassib (SYR) 2724
4. Tino Sunseri* (PITT) 2702
5. Teddy Bridgewater* (LOU) 2195
6. Zach Collaros* (CIN) 2174
7. Johnny McEntee (CT) 1962
8. Chas Dodd* (RUT) 1507
9. Gary Nova* (RUT) 1439
10. Isaiah Pead* (CIN) 1259
Total Yards Per Play
1. Geno Smith* (WV) 7.5
2. B.J. Daniels (SFL) 6.4
Total Touchdowns
1. Geno Smith* (WV) 33
2. Ryan Nassib (SYR) 24
3. Zach Collaros* (CIN) 23
4. B.J. Daniels (SFL) 19
5. Teddy Bridgewater* (LOU) 18
6. Tino Sunseri* (PITT) 14
7. Isaiah Pead* (CIN) 12
  Johnny McEntee (CT) 12
  Shawne Alston* (WV) 12
10. Gary Nova* (RUT) 11
Touchdowns
1. Isaiah Pead* (CIN) 15
2. Stedman Bailey* (WV) 12
  Shawne Alston* (WV) 12
4. Tavon Austin* (WV) 11
5. Jawan Jamison* (RUT) 9
  Ray Graham* (PITT) 9
7. Lyle McCombs (CT) 8
  Zach Collaros* (CIN) 8
  Demetris Murray (SFL) 8
10. Antwon Bailey (SYR) 7
  Mohamed Sanu* (RUT) 7
  Nick Provo (SYR) 7
Points
1. San San Te* (RUT) 97
2. Parker* (LOU) 36
3. Zach Brown* (PITT) 30
4. Hubie Graham* (PITT) 18
5. Julian Miller* (WV) 6
  Scott Vallone* (RUT) 6
  Bushell* (LOU) 6
  Malcolm Mitchell* (LOU) 6
  Rishard Anderson (SYR) 6
  Walter Stewart* (CIN) 6
  Andrew Johnson* (LOU) 6
  Mark Joyce (SFL) 6
  Devon Brown* (WV) 6
  Kendall Reyes (CT) 6
  Maalik Bomar* (CIN) 6
Extra Point Attempts
1. Tyler Bitancurt* (WV) 63
2. Tony Miliano* (CIN) 50
3. Maikon Bonani (SFL) 42
4. San San* (RUT) 38
  San San Te* (RUT) 38
6. Chris Philpott* (LOU) 35
7. Ross Krautman (SYR) 34
8. Kevin Harper* (PITT) 33
9. Dave Teggart (CT) 30
10. Shane Popham* (CIN) 3
Extra Points Made
1. Tyler Bitancurt* (WV) 61
2. Tony Miliano* (CIN) 47
3. Maikon Bonani (SFL) 42
4. San San* (RUT) 37
  San San Te* (RUT) 37
6. Chris Philpott* (LOU) 33
  Ross Krautman (SYR) 33
8. Kevin Harper* (PITT) 32
9. Dave Teggart (CT) 29
10. Shane Popham* (CIN) 3
Field Goal Attempts
1. San San Te* (RUT) 31
  Kevin Harper* (PITT) 31
  San San* (RUT) 31
4. Dave Teggart (CT) 28
5. Maikon Bonani (SFL) 26
6. Tony Miliano* (CIN) 25
7. Tyler Bitancurt* (WV) 22
8. Ross Krautman (SYR) 19
9. Chris Philpott* (LOU) 18
Field Goals Made
1. Dave Teggart (CT) 22
2. Kevin Harper* (PITT) 21
3. San San Te* (RUT) 20
  San San* (RUT) 20
5. Maikon Bonani (SFL) 19
6. Tony Miliano* (CIN) 17
7. Tyler Bitancurt* (WV) 16
8. Ross Krautman (SYR) 15
9. Chris Philpott* (LOU) 12
Field Goal Percentage
1. San San Te* (RUT) 64.5
Punts
1. Cole Wagner (CT) 80
2. Justin Doerner* (RUT) 64
3. Pat O'Donnell* (CIN) 63
4. Justin Brockhaus-Kann (SFL) 62
  Matt Yoklic* (PITT) 62
6. Josh Bleser* (LOU) 45
7. Jonathan Fisher (SYR) 43
8. Mike Molinari* (WV) 30
9. Corey Smith* (WV) 26
10. Chris Philpott* (LOU) 25
Punting Yards
1. Cole Wagner (CT) 3288
2. Pat O'Donnell* (CIN) 2760
3. Justin Doerner* (RUT) 2577
4. Matt Yoklic* (PITT) 2554
5. Justin Brockhaus-Kann (SFL) 2253
6. Josh Bleser* (LOU) 1726
7. Jonathan Fisher (SYR) 1690
8. Mike Molinari* (WV) 1116
9. Corey Smith* (WV) 1032
10. Chris Philpott* (LOU) 923
Punt Returns
1. Nick Williams (CT) 22
2. Tavon Austin* (WV) 19
3. Ronald Jones* (PITT) 14
4. Victor Marc (SFL) 13
  Terrence Mitchell (SFL) 13
6. Mohamed Sanu* (RUT) 12
7. D.J. Woods* (CIN) 11
8. Steve Rene (SYR) 10
9. Scott Radcliff* (LOU) 9
10. Eli Rogers* (LOU) 8
  Isaiah Pead* (CIN) 8
Punt Return Yards
1. Tavon Austin* (WV) 268
2. Nick Williams (CT) 123
3. Ronald Jones* (PITT) 93
  Victor Marc (SFL) 93
5. Isaiah Pead* (CIN) 74
6. D.J. Woods* (CIN) 71
7. Terrence Mitchell (SFL) 67
8. Mohamed Sanu* (RUT) 55
9. Eli Rogers* (LOU) 54
10. Danny Milligan* (CIN) 42
Kickoff Returns
1. Jeremiah Kobena (SYR) 45
2. Lindsey Lamar (SFL) 40
3. Ralph David Abernathy IV* (CIN) 39
4. Nick Williams (CT) 37
5. Tavon Austin* (WV) 36
6. Buddy Jackson* (PITT) 23
7. Jeremy Wright* (LOU) 18
8. Jeremy Deering* (RUT) 17
  Corey Davis* (PITT) 17
10. Jordan Thomas* (RUT) 16
Kickoff Return Yards
1. Ralph David Abernathy IV* (CIN) 1034
2. Jeremiah Kobena (SYR) 1027
3. Tavon Austin* (WV) 938
4. Nick Williams (CT) 920
5. Lindsey Lamar (SFL) 817
6. Buddy Jackson* (PITT) 543
7. Jeremy Deering* (RUT) 530
8. Jeremy Wright* (LOU) 425
9. Corey Davis* (PITT) 359
10. Jordan Thomas* (RUT) 310
Kickoff Return Touchdowns
1. Tavon Austin* (WV) 2
Solo Tackles
1. Khaseem Greene* (RUT) 74
2. Dede Lattimore (SFL) 62
3. Hakeem Smith* (LOU) 59
4. Max Gruder* (PITT) 58
5. Dexter Heyman* (LOU) 56
6. Sio Moore (CT) 55
  Eain Smith* (WV) 55
8. Phillip Thomas (SYR) 54
9. Preston Brown* (LOU) 52
10. J.K. Schaffer* (CIN) 51
  Darwin Cook* (WV) 51
Assisted Tackles
1. Khaseem Greene* (RUT) 67
2. J.K. Schaffer* (CIN) 63
3. Yawin Smallwood (CT) 58
  Max Gruder* (PITT) 58
5. Jory Johnson (CT) 52
6. Najee Goode* (WV) 44
7. Michael Lanaris (SFL) 42
8. Scott Vallone* (RUT) 38
9. David Rowe* (RUT) 35
10. Wesley Richardson* (CIN) 34
  Dexter Heyman* (LOU) 34
  Steve Beauharnais* (RUT) 34
  Darwin Cook* (WV) 34
Total Tackles
1. Khaseem Greene* (RUT) 141
2. Max Gruder* (PITT) 116
3. J.K. Schaffer* (CIN) 114
4. Jory Johnson (CT) 97
5. Dede Lattimore (SFL) 94
  Yawin Smallwood (CT) 94
7. Dexter Heyman* (LOU) 90
8. Michael Lanaris (SFL) 87
  Najee Goode* (WV) 87
10. Sio Moore (CT) 86
Tackles for Loss
1. Derek Wolfe* (CIN) 22
2. Sio Moore (CT) 16
  Dexter Heyman* (LOU) 16
  Aaron Donald* (PITT) 16
  Steve Beauharnais* (RUT) 16
6. Chas Alecxih* (PITT) 16
7. Bruce Irvin* (WV) 15
  Trevardo Williams (CT) 15
9. Khaseem Greene* (RUT) 14
10. Najee Goode* (WV) 14
Sacks
1. Trevardo Williams (CT) 12
2. Aaron Donald* (PITT) 11
3. Derek Wolfe* (CIN) 10
4. Bruce Irvin* (WV) 8
  Brandon Lindsey* (PITT) 8
6. Dede Lattimore (SFL) 7
7. Sio Moore (CT) 6
  Justin Francis* (RUT) 6
  Chas Alecxih* (PITT) 6
10. Julian Miller* (WV) 6
  Claude Davis (SFL) 6
  Walter Stewart* (CIN) 6
Interceptions
1. Phillip Thomas (SYR) 6
2. Duron Harmon* (RUT) 5
3. Keith Tandy* (WV) 4
4. David Rowe* (RUT) 3
  Deven Drane* (CIN) 3
  Camerron Cheatham* (CIN) 3
  Dwayne Gratz (CT) 3
  Ty-Meer Brown (CT) 3
  J.K. Schaffer* (CIN) 3
  Dexter Heyman* (LOU) 3
  Logan Ryan* (RUT) 3
  Steve Beauharnais* (RUT) 3
Interception Return Yards
1. Duron Harmon* (RUT) 86
2. Camerron Cheatham* (CIN) 70
3. Mike Evans* (LOU) 63
  Keith Tandy* (WV) 63
5. Pat Miller* (WV) 58
6. Logan Ryan* (RUT) 56
7. Steve Beauharnais* (RUT) 53
8. Ty-Meer Brown (CT) 52
9. Phillip Thomas (SYR) 50
10. Chas Alecxih* (PITT) 47
Passes Defended
1. Logan Ryan* (RUT) 17
2. Keith Tandy* (WV) 13
3. Camerron Cheatham* (CIN) 10
  Brodrick Jenkins* (WV) 10
  Deven Drane* (CIN) 10
  Hakeem Smith* (LOU) 10
  Ty-Meer Brown (CT) 10
  Drew Frey* (CIN) 10
9. Phillip Thomas (SYR) 9
  J.K. Schaffer* (CIN) 9
  Kayvon Webster (SFL) 9
  Quenton Washington (SFL) 9
  Blidi Wreh-Wilson (CT) 9
Fumbles Forced
1. Walter Stewart* (CIN) 4
2. K'Waun Williams* (PITT) 3
  Hakeem Smith* (LOU) 3
  J.K. Schaffer* (CIN) 3
  Bruce Irvin* (WV) 3
  Ryne Giddins (SFL) 3
7. Khaseem Greene* (RUT) 2
  Rob Trigg* (CIN) 2
  Brandon Lindsey* (PITT) 2
  Marcus Smith* (LOU) 2
  Dan Vaughan (SYR) 2
  Julian Miller* (WV) 2
  Chandler Jones (SYR) 2
  Sio Moore (CT) 2
  Dede Lattimore (SFL) 2
  Trevardo Williams (CT) 2
  Calvin Pryor* (LOU) 2
  Patrick Hampton (SFL) 2
  Chas Alecxih* (PITT) 2
  Logan Ryan* (RUT) 2
  Adrian Witty* (CIN) 2
  Wayne Warren* (RUT) 2
  Eain Smith* (WV) 2
  Monte Taylor* (CIN) 2
  Luke Sager (SFL) 2
  Claude Davis (SFL) 2
  Jamal Merrell* (RUT) 2
  Derek Wolfe* (CIN) 2