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1960 Big Ten Conference Leaders

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Record: 53-36-2, .593 W-L% (3rd of 12) (Schedule and Results)

SRS: 16.28 (1st of 12) ▪ SOS: 12.65 (1st of 12)

Conference Champion: Iowa and Minnesota

Ranked in Preseason AP Poll:(Illinois, Iowa, Michigan State, Northwestern and Ohio State)
Ranked in Final AP Poll:(Iowa, Michigan State, Minnesota, Ohio State and Purdue)

Conference Leaders

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Pass Completions

1. Ron Miller (WI) 97
2. Bernie Allen (PUR) 61
3. Dave Glinka (MI) 54
  Dick Thornton (NWEST) 54
5. Tom Matte (OHST) 50
6. Tom Wilson (MIST) 46
7. John Easterbrook (IL) 40
8. Sandy Stephens* (MN) 22
  Wilburn Hollis (IA) 22
10. Robert Johnson* (MN) 19
11. Mel Meyers (IL) 17
  Matt Szykowny (IA) 17
13. John Fabry (WI) 14
14. Woody Moore (IN) 13
15. Willie Hunter (IN) 11
16. Fred Quinn (NWEST) 10
17. Maury Guttman (PUR) 9
18. Joe Salem* (MN) 7
19. Dean Eickstead (IN) 4
  Pete Smith (MIST) 4
  Don Hannah (MI) 4
  Jack Wallace (OHST) 4

Pass Attempts

1. Ron Miller (WI) 188
2. Dick Thornton (NWEST) 128
3. Dave Glinka (MI) 124
4. Tom Wilson (MIST) 109
5. Bernie Allen (PUR) 103
6. Tom Matte (OHST) 95
7. John Easterbrook (IL) 87
8. Wilburn Hollis (IA) 63
9. Sandy Stephens* (MN) 62
10. Woody Moore (IN) 51
11. Robert Johnson* (MN) 45
12. Matt Szykowny (IA) 36
13. John Fabry (WI) 33
  Mel Meyers (IL) 33
15. Maury Guttman (PUR) 30
16. Fred Quinn (NWEST) 19
  Willie Hunter (IN) 19
18. Dean Eickstead (IN) 17
19. Joe Salem* (MN) 13
20. John Stamos (MI) 12

Pass Completion Percentage

1. Ron Miller (WI) 51.6
2. Dick Thornton (NWEST) 42.2

Passing Yards

1. Ron Miller (WI) 1351
2. Dick Thornton (NWEST) 901
3. Bernie Allen (PUR) 765
4. Tom Wilson (MIST) 761
5. Dave Glinka (MI) 755
6. Tom Matte (OHST) 737
7. John Easterbrook (IL) 538
8. Sandy Stephens* (MN) 326
9. Wilburn Hollis (IA) 289
10. Mel Meyers (IL) 261
11. Robert Johnson* (MN) 235
12. Woody Moore (IN) 228
13. Matt Szykowny (IA) 223
14. Willie Hunter (IN) 212
15. Maury Guttman (PUR) 181
16. Joe Salem* (MN) 148
17. John Fabry (WI) 142
18. Fred Quinn (NWEST) 141
19. John Stamos (MI) 55
20. William Mrukowski (OHST) 52
  Don Hannah (MI) 52

Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. Ron Miller (WI) 7.2
2. Dick Thornton (NWEST) 7.0

Adjusted Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. Ron Miller (WI) 4.2
2. Dick Thornton (NWEST) 4.1

Passing Touchdowns

1. Ron Miller (WI) 8
  Tom Wilson (MIST) 8
  Tom Matte (OHST) 8
4. Dick Thornton (NWEST) 6
5. Bernie Allen (PUR) 5
  Dave Glinka (MI) 5
7. Wilburn Hollis (IA) 3
8. Maury Guttman (PUR) 2
  Woody Moore (IN) 2
  Sandy Stephens* (MN) 2

Passing Interceptions

1. Ron Miller (WI) 16
2. Dave Glinka (MI) 11
  Dick Thornton (NWEST) 11
4. John Easterbrook (IL) 8
5. Bernie Allen (PUR) 6
  Tom Wilson (MIST) 6
  Wilburn Hollis (IA) 6
8. Maury Guttman (PUR) 5
  Sandy Stephens* (MN) 5
10. Robert Johnson* (MN) 4
  Tom Matte (OHST) 4
12. Woody Moore (IN) 3
13. Willie Hunter (IN) 2
  Dean Eickstead (IN) 2
  Mel Meyers (IL) 2
  Joe Maroon (IN) 2

Passing Efficiency Rating

1. Ron Miller (WI) 109.0
2. Dick Thornton (NWEST) 99.6

Rush Attempts

1. Tom Matte (OHST) 161
2. Bob Ferguson (OHST) 160
3. Mike Stock (NWEST) 133
4. Bill Brown (IL) 128
5. Willie Jones (PUR) 124
6. Dick Thornton (NWEST) 115
7. Wilburn Hollis (IA) 107
8. Roger Hagberg* (MN) 101
9. Larry Ferguson (IA) 90
10. Tom Wiesner (WI) 87
11. Tom Yakubowski (PUR) 86
12. John Easterbrook (IL) 85
13. Bennie McRae (MI) 80
14. Bernie Allen (PUR) 74
15. Joe Williams (IA) 70
16. Herb Adderley (MIST) 68
17. Sandy Stephens* (MN) 67
18. Dennis Fitzgerald (MI) 66
  Joe Maroon (IN) 66
20. Jim Tiller (PUR) 64
  Marshall Starks (IL) 64

Rushing Yards

1. Bob Ferguson (OHST) 853
2. Tom Matte (OHST) 682
3. Larry Ferguson (IA) 665
4. Willie Jones (PUR) 576
5. Mike Stock (NWEST) 536
6. Bill Brown (IL) 531
7. Wilburn Hollis (IA) 477
8. Roger Hagberg* (MN) 443
9. Joe Williams (IA) 393
10. Tom Wiesner (WI) 374
11. Ron Hatcher (MIST) 361
12. John Easterbrook (IL) 352
13. Joe Maroon (IN) 348
14. Bennie McRae (MI) 342
15. Tom Yakubowski (PUR) 310
16. Gary Ballman (MIST) 295
17. Dave Raimey (MI) 292
18. Jerry Mauren (IA) 270
19. Dennis Fitzgerald (MI) 263
20. Bill Munsey* (MN) 262

Rushing Yards Per Attempt

1. Larry Ferguson (IA) 7.4
2. Ron Hatcher (MIST) 6.1
3. Joe Williams (IA) 5.6
4. Bob Ferguson (OHST) 5.3
5. Joe Maroon (IN) 5.3
6. Dave Raimey (MI) 4.7
7. Willie Jones (PUR) 4.6
8. Wilburn Hollis (IA) 4.5
9. Jerry Mauren (IA) 4.4
10. Roger Hagberg* (MN) 4.4
11. Tom Wiesner (WI) 4.3
12. Bennie McRae (MI) 4.3
13. Tom Matte (OHST) 4.2
14. Bill Brown (IL) 4.1
15. John Easterbrook (IL) 4.1
16. Mike Stock (NWEST) 4.0
17. Dennis Fitzgerald (MI) 4.0
18. Jim Tiller (PUR) 4.0
19. Merritt Norvell (WI) 4.0
20. Ken Tureaud (MI) 3.9

Rushing Touchdowns

1. Bob Ferguson (OHST) 13
2. Wilburn Hollis (IA) 11
3. Sandy Stephens* (MN) 9
4. Dave Raimey (MI) 6
  Larry Ferguson (IA) 6
6. Willie Jones (PUR) 5
  Joe Williams (IA) 5
8. Gary Ballman (MIST) 4
  Carl Charon (MIST) 4
  Bernie Allen (PUR) 4
  Tom Yakubowski (PUR) 4
12. Merritt Norvell (WI) 3
  Bill Munsey* (MN) 3
  Bob Klein (OHST) 3
  Ron Miller (WI) 3
  Jerry Mauren (IA) 3
  Roger Hagberg* (MN) 3
  Robert Johnson* (MN) 3
  Roger Detrick (OHST) 3
20. Tom Wiesner (WI) 2
  Tom Wilson (MIST) 2
  Joe Salem* (MN) 2
  Maury Guttman (PUR) 2
  Albert Kimbrough (NWEST) 2
  Ron Hatcher (MIST) 2
  Roy Walker (PUR) 2
  Jerry Jones* (MN) 2
  Jim Tiller (PUR) 2
  Bill Tunnicliff (MI) 2
  Tom Matte (OHST) 2

Receptions

1. Elbert Kimbrough (NWEST) 26
2. Pat Richter (WI) 25
3. Jim Tiller (PUR) 21
  Ed O'Bradovich (IL) 21
5. Tom Wiesner (WI) 20
6. Ron Staley (WI) 19
7. Chuck Bryant (OHST) 17
8. Robert Johnson (MI) 15
9. Henry Derleth (WI) 13
10. Jack Elwell (PUR) 12
11. Bob Klein (OHST) 10
  Tom Hall* (MN) 10
  Ron Carlson (WI) 10
14. Herb Adderley (MIST) 9
  Marshall Starks (IL) 9
  George Mans (MI) 9
17. Ken Tureaud (MI) 8
  Albert Kimbrough (NWEST) 8
  Dick Newell (IL) 8
  Felton Rogers (IA) 8

Receiving Yards

1. Elbert Kimbrough (NWEST) 378
2. Pat Richter (WI) 362
3. Tom Wiesner (WI) 356
4. Chuck Bryant (OHST) 336
5. Jim Tiller (PUR) 237
6. Ed O'Bradovich (IL) 233
7. Jack Elwell (PUR) 230
  Robert Johnson (MI) 230
9. Ron Staley (WI) 215
10. Henry Derleth (WI) 205
11. Dick Newell (IL) 159
12. Earl Faison (IN) 154
  Herb Adderley (MIST) 154
14. Bob Deegan* (MN) 148
15. Albert Kimbrough (NWEST) 136
  George Mans (MI) 136
17. Tom Hall* (MN) 135
18. Scott Maentz (MI) 127
19. Forest Farmer (PUR) 126
20. Marshall Starks (IL) 124

Receiving Yards Per Reception

1. Chuck Bryant (OHST) 19.8
2. Tom Wiesner (WI) 17.8
3. Elbert Kimbrough (NWEST) 14.5
4. Pat Richter (WI) 14.5
5. Ron Staley (WI) 11.3
6. Jim Tiller (PUR) 11.3
7. Ed O'Bradovich (IL) 11.1

Plays From Scrimmage

1. Bob Ferguson (OHST) 163
2. Tom Matte (OHST) 161
3. Mike Stock (NWEST) 137
4. Bill Brown (IL) 128
5. Willie Jones (PUR) 127
6. Dick Thornton (NWEST) 115
7. Tom Wiesner (WI) 107
  Wilburn Hollis (IA) 107
9. Roger Hagberg* (MN) 105
10. Larry Ferguson (IA) 92
11. Bennie McRae (MI) 87
12. Tom Yakubowski (PUR) 86
13. Jim Tiller (PUR) 85
  John Easterbrook (IL) 85
15. Herb Adderley (MIST) 77
16. Joe Williams (IA) 74
  Bernie Allen (PUR) 74
18. Marshall Starks (IL) 73
19. Ken Tureaud (MI) 68
20. Dennis Fitzgerald (MI) 67
  Sandy Stephens* (MN) 67

Yards From Scrimmage

1. Bob Ferguson (OHST) 895
2. Tom Wiesner (WI) 730
3. Larry Ferguson (IA) 702
4. Tom Matte (OHST) 682
5. Willie Jones (PUR) 613
6. Mike Stock (NWEST) 580
7. Bill Brown (IL) 531
8. Roger Hagberg* (MN) 518
9. Jim Tiller (PUR) 490
10. Wilburn Hollis (IA) 477
11. Ron Hatcher (MIST) 443
12. Bennie McRae (MI) 441
13. Joe Williams (IA) 408
14. Herb Adderley (MIST) 405
15. Elbert Kimbrough (NWEST) 378
16. Marshall Starks (IL) 363
17. Pat Richter (WI) 362
18. John Easterbrook (IL) 352
19. Joe Maroon (IN) 348
20. Chuck Bryant (OHST) 336

Touchdowns From Scrimmage

1. Bob Ferguson (OHST) 13
2. Wilburn Hollis (IA) 11
3. Sandy Stephens* (MN) 9
4. Willie Jones (PUR) 6
  Dave Raimey (MI) 6
  Larry Ferguson (IA) 6
7. Joe Williams (IA) 5
  Bob Klein (OHST) 5
  Jim Tiller (PUR) 5
10. Tom Yakubowski (PUR) 4
  Bernie Allen (PUR) 4
  Carl Charon (MIST) 4
  Chuck Bryant (OHST) 4
  Gary Ballman (MIST) 4
15. Bill Munsey* (MN) 3
  Elbert Kimbrough (NWEST) 3
  Mike Stock (NWEST) 3
  Robert Johnson* (MN) 3
  Albert Kimbrough (NWEST) 3
  Ron Staley (WI) 3
  Roger Hagberg* (MN) 3
  Jerry Mauren (IA) 3
  Merritt Norvell (WI) 3
  Ron Miller (WI) 3
  Roger Detrick (OHST) 3

Total Plays

1. Tom Matte (OHST) 256
2. Dick Thornton (NWEST) 243
3. Ron Miller (WI) 238
4. Bernie Allen (PUR) 177
5. John Easterbrook (IL) 172
6. Wilburn Hollis (IA) 170
7. Tom Wilson (MIST) 168
8. Dave Glinka (MI) 161
9. Bob Ferguson (OHST) 160
10. Mike Stock (NWEST) 133
11. Sandy Stephens* (MN) 129
12. Bill Brown (IL) 128
13. Willie Jones (PUR) 124
14. Woody Moore (IN) 101
  Roger Hagberg* (MN) 101
16. Larry Ferguson (IA) 90
17. Tom Wiesner (WI) 87
18. Tom Yakubowski (PUR) 86
19. Maury Guttman (PUR) 82
20. Bennie McRae (MI) 80

Total Yards

1. Tom Matte (OHST) 1419
2. Ron Miller (WI) 1395
3. Dick Thornton (NWEST) 1126
4. Tom Wilson (MIST) 936
5. Bernie Allen (PUR) 905
6. John Easterbrook (IL) 890
7. Bob Ferguson (OHST) 853
8. Wilburn Hollis (IA) 766
9. Dave Glinka (MI) 726
10. Larry Ferguson (IA) 665
11. Willie Jones (PUR) 576
12. Sandy Stephens* (MN) 541
13. Mike Stock (NWEST) 536
14. Bill Brown (IL) 531
15. Roger Hagberg* (MN) 443
16. Joe Williams (IA) 393
17. Joe Maroon (IN) 379
18. Tom Wiesner (WI) 374
19. Ron Hatcher (MIST) 361
20. Maury Guttman (PUR) 353

Total Touchdowns

1. Wilburn Hollis (IA) 14
2. Bob Ferguson (OHST) 13
3. Ron Miller (WI) 11
  Sandy Stephens* (MN) 11
5. Tom Wilson (MIST) 10
  Tom Matte (OHST) 10
7. Bernie Allen (PUR) 9
8. Dave Raimey (MI) 6
  Larry Ferguson (IA) 6
  Dick Thornton (NWEST) 6
11. Dave Glinka (MI) 5
  Joe Williams (IA) 5
  Willie Jones (PUR) 5
14. Tom Yakubowski (PUR) 4
  Carl Charon (MIST) 4
  Maury Guttman (PUR) 4
  Gary Ballman (MIST) 4
18. Joe Salem* (MN) 3
  Robert Johnson* (MN) 3
  Roger Hagberg* (MN) 3
  Jerry Mauren (IA) 3
  Bill Munsey* (MN) 3
  Bob Klein (OHST) 3
  Merritt Norvell (WI) 3
  Roger Detrick (OHST) 3