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1969 Big Ten Conference Year Summary

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Record: 47-52-1, .475 W-L% (9th of 13) (Schedule and Results)

SRS: 5.79 (4th of 13) ▪ SOS: 6.93 (4th of 13)

Conference Champion: Michigan and Ohio State

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

Standings

Overall Conference Pts/G SRS
School W L T Pct W L T Pct Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
Ohio State 8 1 0 .889 6 1 0 .857 42.6 10.3 23.39 3.39
Michigan 8 3 0 .727 6 1 0 .857 32.0 13.5 19.11 7.65
Purdue 8 2 0 .800 5 2 0 .714 35.4 26.4 17.72 8.22
Minnesota 4 5 1 .450 4 3 0 .571 21.0 26.0 4.37 8.57
Iowa 5 5 0 .500 3 4 0 .429 25.5 27.5 3.14 3.94
Indiana 4 6 0 .400 3 4 0 .429 25.2 24.2 2.74 3.44
Northwestern 3 7 0 .300 3 4 0 .429 13.7 30.6 -1.81 9.89
Wisconsin 3 7 0 .300 3 4 0 .429 19.6 34.9 -3.80 7.50
Michigan State 4 6 0 .400 2 5 0 .286 20.2 23.1 5.44 8.74
Illinois 0 10 0 .000 0 7 0 .000 10.6 39.7 -12.34 7.96

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 9/22 9/29 10/6 10/13 10/20 10/27 11/3 11/10 11/17 11/24 12/1 12/8 Final
Ohio State 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 4 4 4 4
Michigan   20 13   13   20 18 14 12 7 7 7 9
Purdue 18 16 8 9 17 15 13 10 10 17 16 15 17 18
Indiana 14 10                        
Michigan State 12 13 14 19                    
Minnesota 19                          

1 Bowl Game

Date Bowl Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
1970-01-01 Rose Bowl Southern California 10 Michigan 3 Rose Bowl (Pasadena, CA)

Conference Leaders

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Pass Completions
1. Mike Phipps (PUR) 169
2. Larry Lawrence (IA) 113
3. Phil Hagen (MN) 109
4. Harry Gonso (IN) 107
5. Don Moorhead* (MI) 103
6. Neil Graff (WI) 93
7. Maurie Daigneau (NWEST) 85
8. Rex Kern (OHST) 68
9. Steve Livas (IL) 42
10. Bill Triplett (MIST) 37
Pass Attempts
1. Mike Phipps (PUR) 321
2. Larry Lawrence (IA) 239
3. Don Moorhead* (MI) 210
4. Phil Hagen (MN) 208
5. Harry Gonso (IN) 207
6. Maurie Daigneau (NWEST) 191
  Neil Graff (WI) 191
8. Rex Kern (OHST) 135
9. Steve Livas (IL) 131
10. Bill Triplett (MIST) 117
Pass Completion Percentage
1. Mike Phipps (PUR) 52.6
2. Phil Hagen (MN) 52.4
3. Harry Gonso (IN) 51.7
4. Rex Kern (OHST) 50.4
5. Don Moorhead* (MI) 49.0
6. Neil Graff (WI) 48.7
7. Larry Lawrence (IA) 47.3
8. Maurie Daigneau (NWEST) 44.5
Passing Yards
1. Mike Phipps (PUR) 2527
2. Larry Lawrence (IA) 1680
3. Harry Gonso (IN) 1336
4. Maurie Daigneau (NWEST) 1276
5. Phil Hagen (MN) 1266
6. Don Moorhead* (MI) 1261
7. Neil Graff (WI) 1086
8. Rex Kern (OHST) 1002
9. Bill Triplett (MIST) 715
10. Steve Livas (IL) 705
Passing Yards Per Attempt
1. Mike Phipps (PUR) 7.9
2. Rex Kern (OHST) 7.4
3. Larry Lawrence (IA) 7.0
4. Maurie Daigneau (NWEST) 6.7
5. Harry Gonso (IN) 6.5
6. Phil Hagen (MN) 6.1
7. Don Moorhead* (MI) 6.0
8. Neil Graff (WI) 5.7
Adjusted Passing Yards Per Attempt
1. Mike Phipps (PUR) 6.8
2. Larry Lawrence (IA) 5.8
3. Rex Kern (OHST) 5.4
4. Don Moorhead* (MI) 5.0
5. Phil Hagen (MN) 4.7
6. Harry Gonso (IN) 4.3
7. Neil Graff (WI) 3.8
8. Maurie Daigneau (NWEST) 3.6
Passing Touchdowns
1. Mike Phipps (PUR) 23
2. Harry Gonso (IN) 11
3. Larry Lawrence (IA) 10
4. Rex Kern (OHST) 9
5. Maurie Daigneau (NWEST) 7
  Neil Graff (WI) 7
7. Bill Triplett (MIST) 6
  Phil Hagen (MN) 6
9. Don Moorhead* (MI) 5
  Kevin Rusnak (OHST) 5
Passing Interceptions
1. Mike Phipps (PUR) 18
2. Maurie Daigneau (NWEST) 16
3. Harry Gonso (IN) 15
4. Bill Triplett (MIST) 12
5. Neil Graff (WI) 11
  Larry Lawrence (IA) 11
7. Rex Kern (OHST) 10
  Steve Livas (IL) 10
9. Mike Cilek (IA) 9
  Phil Hagen (MN) 9
Passing Efficiency Rating
1. Mike Phipps (PUR) 131.2
2. Rex Kern (OHST) 119.9
3. Larry Lawrence (IA) 110.9
4. Harry Gonso (IN) 108.9
5. Phil Hagen (MN) 104.4
6. Don Moorhead* (MI) 100.7
7. Neil Graff (WI) 97.0
8. Maurie Daigneau (NWEST) 96.0
Rush Attempts
1. John Isenbarger (IN) 233
2. Jim Otis (OHST) 225
3. Alan Thompson (WI) 214
4. Don Highsmith (MIST) 209
5. Randy Cooper (PUR) 171
6. Don Moorhead* (MI) 170
7. Barry Mayer (MN) 162
8. Harry Gonso (IN) 154
9. Glenn Doughty* (MI) 150
10. Billy Taylor* (MI) 141
Rushing Yards
1. John Isenbarger (IN) 1217
2. Jim Otis (OHST) 1027
3. Don Highsmith (MIST) 937
4. Alan Thompson (WI) 907
5. Billy Taylor* (MI) 864
6. Barry Mayer (MN) 745
7. Glenn Doughty* (MI) 732
8. Randy Cooper (PUR) 697
9. Mike Adamle (NWEST) 666
10. Don Moorhead* (MI) 625
Rushing Yards Per Attempt
1. Billy Taylor* (MI) 6.1
2. Levi Mitchell (IA) 5.7
3. Leo Hayden (OHST) 5.5
4. Rex Kern (OHST) 5.3
5. John Isenbarger (IN) 5.2
6. Tom Smith (IA) 5.2
7. Glenn Doughty* (MI) 4.9
8. Mike Adamle (NWEST) 4.8
9. Steve Penney (IA) 4.7
10. Joe Dawkins (WI) 4.7
Rushing Touchdowns
1. Jim Otis (OHST) 15
2. Garvie Craw* (MI) 12
3. Stan Brown (PUR) 11
4. Jim Carter (MN) 9
  Alan Thompson (WI) 9
  Rex Kern (OHST) 9
7. Mike Phipps (PUR) 8
8. Don Highsmith (MIST) 7
  Billy Taylor* (MI) 7
  Don Moorhead* (MI) 7
Receptions
1. Jim Mandich* (MI) 50
2. Ashley Bell (PUR) 49
3. Kerry Reardon (IA) 43
4. Stu Voigt (WI) 39
5. Jade Butcher (IN) 37
  Mel Reddick (WI) 37
7. John Andrews (IN) 36
8. Stan Brown (PUR) 32
9. Randy Cooper (PUR) 29
  Doug Dieken (IL) 29
Receiving Yards
1. Kerry Reardon (IA) 738
2. Stan Brown (PUR) 725
3. Ashley Bell (PUR) 669
4. Jim Mandich* (MI) 662
5. Jade Butcher (IN) 552
6. Frank Foreman (MIST) 537
7. Doug Dieken (IL) 486
8. Stu Voigt (WI) 439
9. Mel Reddick (WI) 421
10. John Bullock (PUR) 419
Receiving Yards Per Reception
1. Frank Foreman (MIST) 24.4
2. Stan Brown (PUR) 22.7
3. Bruce Jankowski (OHST) 17.6
4. Kerry Reardon (IA) 17.2
5. John Bullock (PUR) 16.8
6. Doug Dieken (IL) 16.8
7. Bruce Hubbard (NWEST) 15.4
8. Jade Butcher (IN) 14.9
9. Don Osby (IA) 14.5
10. Ray Parson (MN) 14.5
Receiving Touchdowns
1. Ashley Bell (PUR) 11
2. Jade Butcher (IN) 10
3. Kerry Reardon (IA) 6
4. Jan White (OHST) 5
  Stan Brown (PUR) 5
  Bruce Jankowski (OHST) 5
7. Jim Mandich* (MI) 4
  Tom Campana (OHST) 4
9. Ray Parson (MN) 3
  Albert Hannah (WI) 3
  Steve Kough (MIST) 3
  Mel Reddick (WI) 3
  Doug Dieken (IL) 3
  Frank Foreman (MIST) 3
  John Bullock (PUR) 3
Plays From Scrimmage
1. John Isenbarger (IN) 246
2. Jim Otis (OHST) 230
3. Alan Thompson (WI) 223
4. Don Highsmith (MIST) 215
5. Randy Cooper (PUR) 200
6. Barry Mayer (MN) 179
7. Don Moorhead* (MI) 170
8. Mike Adamle (NWEST) 157
9. Harry Gonso (IN) 154
10. Glenn Doughty* (MI) 153
Yards From Scrimmage
1. John Isenbarger (IN) 1364
2. Randy Cooper (PUR) 1074
3. Jim Otis (OHST) 1063
4. Don Highsmith (MIST) 972
5. Alan Thompson (WI) 961
6. Mike Adamle (NWEST) 926
7. Stan Brown (PUR) 890
8. Barry Mayer (MN) 882
9. Billy Taylor* (MI) 878
10. Kerry Reardon (IA) 824
Touchdowns From Scrimmage
1. Stan Brown (PUR) 16
  Jim Otis (OHST) 16
3. Garvie Craw* (MI) 13
4. Ashley Bell (PUR) 11
5. Jade Butcher (IN) 10
6. Rex Kern (OHST) 9
  Jim Carter (MN) 9
  Alan Thompson (WI) 9
9. Billy Taylor* (MI) 8
  Mike Phipps (PUR) 8
Total Plays
1. Mike Phipps (PUR) 418
2. Don Moorhead* (MI) 380
3. Harry Gonso (IN) 361
4. Larry Lawrence (IA) 347
5. Neil Graff (WI) 278
6. Phil Hagen (MN) 248
7. Rex Kern (OHST) 244
  John Isenbarger (IN) 244
9. Maurie Daigneau (NWEST) 233
10. Steve Livas (IL) 231
Total Yards
1. Mike Phipps (PUR) 2745
2. Larry Lawrence (IA) 2086
3. Don Moorhead* (MI) 1886
4. Rex Kern (OHST) 1585
5. Harry Gonso (IN) 1573
6. John Isenbarger (IN) 1354
7. Phil Hagen (MN) 1260
8. Neil Graff (WI) 1087
9. Maurie Daigneau (NWEST) 1051
10. Jim Otis (OHST) 1027
Total Touchdowns
1. Mike Phipps (PUR) 31
2. Rex Kern (OHST) 18
3. Jim Otis (OHST) 15
  Larry Lawrence (IA) 15
5. Harry Gonso (IN) 14
6. Don Moorhead* (MI) 12
  Garvie Craw* (MI) 12
8. Stan Brown (PUR) 11
9. Bill Triplett (MIST) 10
10. Jim Carter (MN) 9
  Alan Thompson (WI) 9