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1960 Big Ten Conference Leaders

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Record: 53-36-2, .593 W-L% (2nd 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. Dick Thornton (NWEST) 54
  Dave Glinka (MI) 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. Matt Szykowny (IA) 17
  Mel Meyers (IL) 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. Jack Wallace (OHST) 4
  Don Hannah (MI) 4
  Pete Smith (MIST) 4
  Dean Eickstead (IN) 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. Tom Matte (OHST) 8
  Tom Wilson (MIST) 8
  Ron Miller (WI) 8
4. Dick Thornton (NWEST) 6
5. Dave Glinka (MI) 5
  Bernie Allen (PUR) 5
7. Wilburn Hollis (IA) 3
8. Maury Guttman (PUR) 2
  Sandy Stephens* (MN) 2
  Woody Moore (IN) 2
Passing Interceptions
1. Ron Miller (WI) 16
2. Dave Glinka (MI) 11
  Dick Thornton (NWEST) 11
4. John Easterbrook (IL) 8
5. Wilburn Hollis (IA) 6
  Tom Wilson (MIST) 6
  Bernie Allen (PUR) 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. Dean Eickstead (IN) 2
  Mel Meyers (IL) 2
  Joe Maroon (IN) 2
  Willie Hunter (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. Marshall Starks (IL) 64
  Jim Tiller (PUR) 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. Bernie Allen (PUR) 4
  Tom Yakubowski (PUR) 4
  Gary Ballman (MIST) 4
  Carl Charon (MIST) 4
12. Ron Miller (WI) 3
  Roger Hagberg* (MN) 3
  Jerry Mauren (IA) 3
  Robert Johnson* (MN) 3
  Roger Detrick (OHST) 3
  Merritt Norvell (WI) 3
  Bill Munsey* (MN) 3
  Bob Klein (OHST) 3
20. Jerry Jones* (MN) 2
  Bill Tunnicliff (MI) 2
  Tom Matte (OHST) 2
  Tom Wiesner (WI) 2
  Maury Guttman (PUR) 2
  Tom Wilson (MIST) 2
  Joe Salem* (MN) 2
  Albert Kimbrough (NWEST) 2
  Roy Walker (PUR) 2
  Ron Hatcher (MIST) 2
  Jim Tiller (PUR) 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. Marshall Starks (IL) 9
  Herb Adderley (MIST) 9
  George Mans (MI) 9
17. Albert Kimbrough (NWEST) 8
  Dick Newell (IL) 8
  Felton Rogers (IA) 8
  Ken Tureaud (MI) 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. Herb Adderley (MIST) 154
  Earl Faison (IN) 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
Receiving Touchdowns
1. Chuck Bryant (OHST) 4
2. Ron Staley (WI) 3
  Mike Stock (NWEST) 3
  Elbert Kimbrough (NWEST) 3
  Jim Tiller (PUR) 3
6. Jason Harness (MIST) 2
  Elmars Ezerins (WI) 2
  Arthur Brandstatter (MIST) 2
  Scott Maentz (MI) 2
  Marshall Starks (IL) 2
  Herb Adderley (MIST) 2
  Earl Faison (IN) 2
  Fred Arbanas (MIST) 2
  Bob Klein (OHST) 2
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. John Easterbrook (IL) 85
  Jim Tiller (PUR) 85
15. Herb Adderley (MIST) 77
16. Bernie Allen (PUR) 74
  Joe Williams (IA) 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. Larry Ferguson (IA) 6
  Dave Raimey (MI) 6
  Willie Jones (PUR) 6
7. Bob Klein (OHST) 5
  Jim Tiller (PUR) 5
  Joe Williams (IA) 5
10. Chuck Bryant (OHST) 4
  Carl Charon (MIST) 4
  Gary Ballman (MIST) 4
  Tom Yakubowski (PUR) 4
  Bernie Allen (PUR) 4
15. Merritt Norvell (WI) 3
  Elbert Kimbrough (NWEST) 3
  Roger Detrick (OHST) 3
  Mike Stock (NWEST) 3
  Robert Johnson* (MN) 3
  Albert Kimbrough (NWEST) 3
  Ron Staley (WI) 3
  Jerry Mauren (IA) 3
  Roger Hagberg* (MN) 3
  Ron Miller (WI) 3
  Bill Munsey* (MN) 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. Roger Hagberg* (MN) 101
  Woody Moore (IN) 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 Matte (OHST) 10
  Tom Wilson (MIST) 10
7. Bernie Allen (PUR) 9
8. Dave Raimey (MI) 6
  Dick Thornton (NWEST) 6
  Larry Ferguson (IA) 6
11. Willie Jones (PUR) 5
  Joe Williams (IA) 5
  Dave Glinka (MI) 5
14. Carl Charon (MIST) 4
  Maury Guttman (PUR) 4
  Gary Ballman (MIST) 4
  Tom Yakubowski (PUR) 4
18. Bill Munsey* (MN) 3
  Merritt Norvell (WI) 3
  Roger Detrick (OHST) 3
  Joe Salem* (MN) 3
  Robert Johnson* (MN) 3
  Jerry Mauren (IA) 3
  Roger Hagberg* (MN) 3
  Bob Klein (OHST) 3