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1970 Big Ten Conference Leaders

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Record: 46-51-3, .475 W-L% (9th of 13) (Schedule and Results)

SRS: 8.38 (5th of 13) ▪ SOS: 9.16 (3rd of 13)

Conference Champion: Ohio State

Ranked in Preseason AP Poll:(Michigan and Ohio State)
Ranked in Final AP Poll:(Michigan and Ohio State)

Conference Leaders

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Pass Completions
1. Craig Curry (MN) 103
2. Mike Rasmussen (MIST) 91
3. Maurie Daigneau (NWEST) 88
4. Don Moorhead (MI) 87
5. Neil Graff (WI) 83
6. Mike Wells (IL) 71
7. Ted McNulty (IN) 55
8. Rex Kern* (OHST) 45
9. Chuck Piebes (PUR) 44
10. Gary Danielson (PUR) 39
11. Kyle Skogman (IA) 35
12. Roy Bash (IA) 32
13. Ron Maciejowski* (OHST) 22
14. George Mihaiu (MIST) 19
15. Dan Grossman (IN) 16
16. Bob Morgan (MN) 13
  Mike Heizman (IN) 13
18. Greg Brown (IN) 9
19. Tim Healy (WI) 8
20. Todd Somers (NWEST) 5
Pass Attempts
1. Craig Curry (MN) 228
2. Maurie Daigneau (NWEST) 204
3. Mike Rasmussen (MIST) 199
4. Don Moorhead (MI) 190
5. Neil Graff (WI) 174
6. Mike Wells (IL) 170
7. Ted McNulty (IN) 126
8. Kyle Skogman (IA) 105
9. Rex Kern* (OHST) 98
  Gary Danielson (PUR) 98
11. Chuck Piebes (PUR) 90
12. Roy Bash (IA) 70
13. George Mihaiu (MIST) 53
14. Dan Grossman (IN) 51
15. Ron Maciejowski* (OHST) 50
16. Mike Heizman (IN) 37
17. Greg Brown (IN) 30
18. Bob Morgan (MN) 29
19. Tim Healy (WI) 21
20. Todd Somers (NWEST) 14
Pass Completion Percentage
1. Neil Graff (WI) 47.7
2. Don Moorhead (MI) 45.8
3. Mike Rasmussen (MIST) 45.7
4. Craig Curry (MN) 45.2
5. Maurie Daigneau (NWEST) 43.1
6. Mike Wells (IL) 41.8
Passing Yards
1. Mike Rasmussen (MIST) 1344
2. Craig Curry (MN) 1315
3. Neil Graff (WI) 1313
4. Maurie Daigneau (NWEST) 1228
5. Don Moorhead (MI) 1167
6. Mike Wells (IL) 906
7. Gary Danielson (PUR) 546
8. Ted McNulty (IN) 488
9. Roy Bash (IA) 473
10. Rex Kern* (OHST) 470
11. Chuck Piebes (PUR) 430
12. Ron Maciejowski* (OHST) 397
13. Kyle Skogman (IA) 387
14. George Mihaiu (MIST) 203
15. Dan Grossman (IN) 146
16. Frank Kolch (MIST) 140
17. Bob Morgan (MN) 138
18. Todd Somers (NWEST) 135
19. Mike Heizman (IN) 133
20. Greg Brown (IN) 120
Passing Yards Per Attempt
1. Neil Graff (WI) 7.5
2. Mike Rasmussen (MIST) 6.8
3. Don Moorhead (MI) 6.1
4. Maurie Daigneau (NWEST) 6.0
5. Craig Curry (MN) 5.8
6. Mike Wells (IL) 5.3
Adjusted Passing Yards Per Attempt
1. Neil Graff (WI) 7.8
2. Don Moorhead (MI) 5.6
3. Mike Rasmussen (MIST) 5.2
4. Maurie Daigneau (NWEST) 4.4
5. Craig Curry (MN) 3.9
6. Mike Wells (IL) 2.6
Passing Touchdowns
1. Neil Graff (WI) 11
2. Maurie Daigneau (NWEST) 10
3. Mike Rasmussen (MIST) 9
4. Don Moorhead (MI) 8
  Mike Wells (IL) 8
6. Craig Curry (MN) 6
7. Roy Bash (IA) 3
  Rex Kern* (OHST) 3
9. Gary Danielson (PUR) 2
Passing Interceptions
1. Mike Wells (IL) 14
2. Craig Curry (MN) 12
  Maurie Daigneau (NWEST) 12
  Ted McNulty (IN) 12
5. Mike Rasmussen (MIST) 11
6. Gary Danielson (PUR) 10
7. Kyle Skogman (IA) 9
8. Rex Kern* (OHST) 8
9. Chuck Piebes (PUR) 7
10. Don Moorhead (MI) 6
  Greg Brown (IN) 6
12. Ron Maciejowski* (OHST) 5
13. Bob Morgan (MN) 4
  Neil Graff (WI) 4
15. Bob Quinn (IL) 3
  Mike Heizman (IN) 3
17. John Motil (IN) 2
  Todd Somers (NWEST) 2
  Eric Allen (MIST) 2
  Frank Kolch (MIST) 2
Passing Efficiency Rating
1. Neil Graff (WI) 127.4
2. Mike Rasmussen (MIST) 106.3
3. Don Moorhead (MI) 105.0
4. Maurie Daigneau (NWEST) 98.1
5. Craig Curry (MN) 91.8
6. Mike Wells (IL) 85.6
Rush Attempts
1. Mike Adamle (NWEST) 304
2. John Brockington* (OHST) 261
3. Otis Armstrong (PUR) 213
4. Levi Mitchell (IA) 205
5. Billy Taylor (MI) 197
6. Darrell Robinson (IL) 193
7. Eric Allen (MIST) 186
8. Al Robinson (NWEST) 174
9. Neil Graff (WI) 161
10. Tim Sullivan (IA) 147
11. Leo Hayden* (OHST) 132
12. Rufus Ferguson (WI) 130
13. Alan Thompson (WI) 124
14. Rex Kern* (OHST) 112
15. Ernie Cook (MN) 107
16. John Motil (IN) 101
17. Mike Navarro (IL) 98
18. Don Moorhead (MI) 97
19. Craig Curry (MN) 94
20. Barry Mayer (MN) 89
Rushing Yards
1. Mike Adamle (NWEST) 1255
2. John Brockington* (OHST) 1142
3. Otis Armstrong (PUR) 1009
4. Billy Taylor (MI) 911
5. Levi Mitchell (IA) 900
6. Eric Allen (MIST) 811
7. Leo Hayden* (OHST) 767
8. Darrell Robinson (IL) 749
9. Rex Kern* (OHST) 597
10. Rufus Ferguson (WI) 588
11. Tim Sullivan (IA) 579
12. Al Robinson (NWEST) 556
13. Ernie Cook (MN) 495
14. Alan Thompson (WI) 455
15. Barry Mayer (MN) 422
16. Mike Navarro (IL) 420
17. Don Moorhead (MI) 368
18. John Motil (IN) 358
19. Ron North (PUR) 339
20. Fritz Seyferth (MI) 333
Rushing Yards Per Attempt
1. Leo Hayden* (OHST) 5.8
2. Rex Kern* (OHST) 5.3
3. Barry Mayer (MN) 4.7
4. Otis Armstrong (PUR) 4.7
5. Ernie Cook (MN) 4.6
6. Billy Taylor (MI) 4.6
7. Rufus Ferguson (WI) 4.5
8. Preston Henry (MI) 4.5
9. Levi Mitchell (IA) 4.4
10. John Brockington* (OHST) 4.4
11. Eric Allen (MIST) 4.4
12. Mike Navarro (IL) 4.3
13. Mike Adamle (NWEST) 4.1
14. Tim Sullivan (IA) 3.9
15. Darrell Robinson (IL) 3.9
16. Fritz Seyferth (MI) 3.9
17. Ron North (PUR) 3.9
18. Glenn Doughty (MI) 3.9
19. Greg Harvey (IN) 3.8
20. Don Moorhead (MI) 3.8
Rushing Touchdowns
1. John Brockington* (OHST) 17
2. Billy Taylor (MI) 10
3. Mike Adamle (NWEST) 8
  Eric Allen (MIST) 8
5. Rex Kern* (OHST) 7
6. Rufus Ferguson (WI) 6
  Stan Brown (PUR) 6
  Fritz Seyferth (MI) 6
  Tim Sullivan (IA) 6
  Ernie Cook (MN) 6
11. Craig Curry (MN) 5
12. Glenn Doughty (MI) 4
  Scott Clayton (PUR) 4
  Mike Wells (IL) 4
  Darrell Robinson (IL) 4
  Al Robinson (NWEST) 4
  Lance Scheffler (MI) 4
  Alan Thompson (WI) 4
  Preston Henry (MI) 4
20. Levi Mitchell (IA) 3
  Neil Graff (WI) 3
  Roy Bash (IA) 3
  Ron Maciejowski* (OHST) 3
  Leo Hayden* (OHST) 3
  Rick Thompson (IN) 3
  Maurie Daigneau (NWEST) 3
  Dan Grossman (IN) 3
Receptions
1. Doug Dieken (IL) 39
2. Paul Staroba (MI) 35
3. Gordon Bowdell (MIST) 34
4. Larry Mialik (WI) 33
  Barry Pearson (NWEST) 33
6. John Andrews (IN) 29
7. Kerry Reardon (IA) 27
8. Doug Kingsriter (MN) 26
9. Darryl Stingley (PUR) 23
10. Glenn Doughty (MI) 22
11. Billy Joe DuPree (MIST) 21
12. Ernie Cook (MN) 18
13. Stan Brown (PUR) 17
  Kevin Hamm (MN) 17
  Jan White* (OHST) 17
16. Jim Lash (NWEST) 16
17. Terry Whittaker (WI) 15
  Al Robinson (NWEST) 15
19. Glenn Scolnik (IN) 14
  Mike Adamle (NWEST) 14
  Bart Buetow (MN) 14
Receiving Yards
1. Larry Mialik (WI) 702
2. Barry Pearson (NWEST) 552
3. Doug Dieken (IL) 537
4. Paul Staroba (MI) 519
5. Gordon Bowdell (MIST) 495
6. Kerry Reardon (IA) 438
7. Billy Joe DuPree (MIST) 402
8. Doug Kingsriter (MN) 362
9. Glenn Doughty (MI) 298
10. Glenn Scolnik (IN) 291
11. Jim Lash (NWEST) 289
12. Darryl Stingley (PUR) 286
13. Kevin Hamm (MN) 269
14. John Andrews (IN) 268
15. Randy Davis (MIST) 247
16. Terry Whittaker (WI) 242
17. Bruce Jankowski* (OHST) 235
18. Stan Brown (PUR) 221
19. Larry Zelina* (OHST) 212
20. Bart Buetow (MN) 200
Receiving Yards Per Reception
1. Larry Mialik (WI) 21.3
2. Billy Joe DuPree (MIST) 19.1
3. Barry Pearson (NWEST) 16.7
4. Kerry Reardon (IA) 16.2
5. Paul Staroba (MI) 14.8
6. Gordon Bowdell (MIST) 14.6
7. Doug Kingsriter (MN) 13.9
8. Doug Dieken (IL) 13.8
9. Glenn Doughty (MI) 13.5
10. Darryl Stingley (PUR) 12.4
11. John Andrews (IN) 9.2
Receiving Touchdowns
1. Larry Mialik (WI) 7
2. Gordon Bowdell (MIST) 4
  Barry Pearson (NWEST) 4
  Doug Dieken (IL) 4
5. Billy Joe DuPree (MIST) 3
6. Kerry Reardon (IA) 2
  Jim Lash (NWEST) 2
  Jan White* (OHST) 2
  Al Robinson (NWEST) 2
  Paul Staroba (MI) 2
  Terry Whittaker (WI) 2
  Mike Adamle (NWEST) 2
  Kevin Hamm (MN) 2
  John Kaiser (IL) 2
  Eric Allen (MIST) 2
  Albert Hannah (WI) 2
  Doug Kingsriter (MN) 2
  Fritz Seyferth (MI) 2
Plays From Scrimmage
1. Mike Adamle (NWEST) 318
2. John Brockington* (OHST) 273
3. Otis Armstrong (PUR) 226
4. Levi Mitchell (IA) 213
5. Billy Taylor (MI) 203
6. Eric Allen (MIST) 196
7. Darrell Robinson (IL) 194
8. Al Robinson (NWEST) 189
9. Neil Graff (WI) 162
10. Tim Sullivan (IA) 159
11. Rufus Ferguson (WI) 138
12. Alan Thompson (WI) 134
13. Leo Hayden* (OHST) 133
14. Ernie Cook (MN) 125
15. Rex Kern* (OHST) 112
16. John Motil (IN) 107
17. Mike Navarro (IL) 104
18. Barry Mayer (MN) 97
  Don Moorhead (MI) 97
20. Ron North (PUR) 95
Yards From Scrimmage
1. Mike Adamle (NWEST) 1389
2. John Brockington* (OHST) 1206
3. Otis Armstrong (PUR) 1157
4. Billy Taylor (MI) 993
5. Levi Mitchell (IA) 971
6. Eric Allen (MIST) 936
7. Leo Hayden* (OHST) 787
8. Darrell Robinson (IL) 756
9. Al Robinson (NWEST) 721
10. Larry Mialik (WI) 702
11. Tim Sullivan (IA) 673
12. Rufus Ferguson (WI) 647
13. Rex Kern* (OHST) 597
14. Barry Pearson (NWEST) 596
15. Ernie Cook (MN) 577
16. Glenn Doughty (MI) 556
17. Alan Thompson (WI) 551
18. Doug Dieken (IL) 537
19. Paul Staroba (MI) 519
20. Mike Navarro (IL) 512
Touchdowns From Scrimmage
1. John Brockington* (OHST) 17
2. Billy Taylor (MI) 11
3. Mike Adamle (NWEST) 10
  Eric Allen (MIST) 10
5. Fritz Seyferth (MI) 8
6. Ernie Cook (MN) 7
  Rex Kern* (OHST) 7
  Larry Mialik (WI) 7
9. Rufus Ferguson (WI) 6
  Al Robinson (NWEST) 6
  Stan Brown (PUR) 6
  Tim Sullivan (IA) 6
13. Craig Curry (MN) 5
  Lance Scheffler (MI) 5
  Alan Thompson (WI) 5
16. Doug Dieken (IL) 4
  Darrell Robinson (IL) 4
  Mike Wells (IL) 4
  Barry Pearson (NWEST) 4
  Scott Clayton (PUR) 4
  Glenn Doughty (MI) 4
  Gordon Bowdell (MIST) 4
  Preston Henry (MI) 4
Total Plays
1. Neil Graff (WI) 335
2. Craig Curry (MN) 322
3. Mike Adamle (NWEST) 307
4. Don Moorhead (MI) 287
5. Maurie Daigneau (NWEST) 264
6. John Brockington* (OHST) 261
  Mike Rasmussen (MIST) 261
8. Mike Wells (IL) 255
9. Otis Armstrong (PUR) 214
10. Rex Kern* (OHST) 210
11. Levi Mitchell (IA) 205
12. Billy Taylor (MI) 197
13. Darrell Robinson (IL) 193
14. Eric Allen (MIST) 188
15. Ted McNulty (IN) 185
16. Al Robinson (NWEST) 174
17. Tim Sullivan (IA) 147
18. Chuck Piebes (PUR) 139
19. Leo Hayden* (OHST) 132
20. Rufus Ferguson (WI) 130
  Roy Bash (IA) 130
Total Yards
1. Craig Curry (MN) 1610
2. Neil Graff (WI) 1561
3. Don Moorhead (MI) 1535
4. Mike Rasmussen (MIST) 1358
5. Mike Adamle (NWEST) 1255
6. Maurie Daigneau (NWEST) 1201
7. John Brockington* (OHST) 1142
8. Rex Kern* (OHST) 1067
9. Otis Armstrong (PUR) 1009
10. Billy Taylor (MI) 911
11. Levi Mitchell (IA) 900
12. Mike Wells (IL) 859
13. Eric Allen (MIST) 811
14. Leo Hayden* (OHST) 767
15. Darrell Robinson (IL) 749
16. Rufus Ferguson (WI) 588
17. Tim Sullivan (IA) 579
18. Roy Bash (IA) 577
19. Al Robinson (NWEST) 556
20. Chuck Piebes (PUR) 545
Total Touchdowns
1. John Brockington* (OHST) 17
2. Neil Graff (WI) 14
3. Maurie Daigneau (NWEST) 13
4. Mike Wells (IL) 12
5. Craig Curry (MN) 11
6. Rex Kern* (OHST) 10
  Billy Taylor (MI) 10
  Don Moorhead (MI) 10
9. Mike Rasmussen (MIST) 9
10. Mike Adamle (NWEST) 8
  Eric Allen (MIST) 8
12. Rufus Ferguson (WI) 6
  Ernie Cook (MN) 6
  Roy Bash (IA) 6
  Tim Sullivan (IA) 6
  Stan Brown (PUR) 6
  Fritz Seyferth (MI) 6
18. Alan Thompson (WI) 4
  Ron Maciejowski* (OHST) 4
  Lance Scheffler (MI) 4
  Al Robinson (NWEST) 4
  Darrell Robinson (IL) 4
  Scott Clayton (PUR) 4
  Glenn Doughty (MI) 4
  Preston Henry (MI) 4