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1970 Big Ten Conference Rushing Stats

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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)

  • Plsyers sorted by Yds/Att (minimum 6.25 Att/G).
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27 Players

Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
1 Leo Hayden* Ohio State 132 767 5.8 3 1 20 20.0 0 133 787 5.9 3
2 Rex Kern* Ohio State 112 597 5.3 7 112 597 5.3 7
3 Otis Armstrong Purdue 213 1009 4.7 2 13 148 11.4 1 226 1157 5.1 3
4 Barry Mayer Minnesota 89 422 4.7 2 8 75 9.4 0 97 497 5.1 2
5 Billy Taylor Michigan 197 911 4.6 10 6 82 13.7 1 203 993 4.9 11
6 Ernie Cook Minnesota 107 495 4.6 6 18 82 4.6 1 125 577 4.6 7
7 Rufus Ferguson Wisconsin 130 588 4.5 6 8 59 7.4 0 138 647 4.7 6
8 Preston Henry Michigan 70 314 4.5 4 2 14 7.0 0 72 328 4.6 4
9 John Brockington* Ohio State 261 1142 4.4 17 12 64 5.3 0 273 1206 4.4 17
10 Levi Mitchell Iowa 205 900 4.4 3 8 71 8.9 0 213 971 4.6 3
11 Eric Allen Michigan State 186 811 4.4 8 10 125 12.5 2 196 936 4.8 10
12 Mike Navarro Illinois 98 420 4.3 2 6 92 15.3 0 104 512 4.9 2
13 Mike Adamle Northwestern 304 1255 4.1 8 14 134 9.6 2 318 1389 4.4 10
14 Darrell Robinson Illinois 193 749 3.9 4 1 7 7.0 0 194 756 3.9 4
15 Tim Sullivan Iowa 147 579 3.9 6 12 94 7.8 0 159 673 4.2 6
16 Ron North Purdue 88 339 3.9 2 7 51 7.3 0 95 390 4.1 2
17 Fritz Seyferth Michigan 86 333 3.9 6 3 16 5.3 2 89 349 3.9 8
18 Glenn Doughty Michigan 67 258 3.9 4 22 298 13.5 0 89 556 6.2 4
19 Don Moorhead Michigan 97 368 3.8 2 97 368 3.8 2
20 Greg Harvey Indiana 72 276 3.8 0 11 65 5.9 0 83 341 4.1 0
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
21 Alan Thompson Wisconsin 124 455 3.7 4 10 96 9.6 1 134 551 4.1 5
22 John Motil Indiana 101 358 3.5 2 6 33 5.5 0 107 391 3.7 2
23 Al Robinson Northwestern 174 556 3.2 4 15 165 11.0 2 189 721 3.8 6
24 Craig Curry Minnesota 94 295 3.1 5 94 295 3.1 5
25 Neil Graff Wisconsin 161 248 1.5 3 1 26 26.0 0 162 274 1.7 3
26 Dan Grossman Indiana 74 55 0.7 3 6 30 5.0 0 80 85 1.1 3
27 Mike Wells Illinois 85 -47 -0.6 4 85 -47 -0.6 4