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1971 Big Ten Conference Leaders

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Record: 50-58-1, .463 W-L% (10th of 13) (Schedule and Results)

SRS: 4.93 (4th of 13) ▪ SOS: 5.63 (4th of 13)

Conference Champion: Michigan

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

Conference Leaders

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Pass Completion Percentage

1. Gary Danielson (Purdue) 57.8
2. Neil Graff (Wisconsin) 52.2
3. Maurie Daigneau (Northwestern) 47.3
4. Ted McNulty (Indiana) 47.3
5. Mike Wells (Illinois) 46.9
6. Frank Sunderman (Iowa) 46.4
7. Craig Curry (Minnesota) 44.4

Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. Gary Danielson (Purdue) 9.5
2. Neil Graff (Wisconsin) 7.0
3. Maurie Daigneau (Northwestern) 6.6
4. Craig Curry (Minnesota) 6.4
5. Ted McNulty (Indiana) 5.7
6. Mike Wells (Illinois) 5.6
7. Frank Sunderman (Iowa) 5.5

Adjusted Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. Gary Danielson (Purdue) 8.2
2. Craig Curry (Minnesota) 5.3
3. Neil Graff (Wisconsin) 4.6
4. Mike Wells (Illinois) 4.1
5. Ted McNulty (Indiana) 4.0
6. Frank Sunderman (Iowa) 4.0
7. Maurie Daigneau (Northwestern) 2.8

Passing Efficiency Rating

1. Gary Danielson (Purdue) 147.6
2. Neil Graff (Wisconsin) 106.8
3. Craig Curry (Minnesota) 101.4
4. Mike Wells (Illinois) 97.0
5. Frank Sunderman (Iowa) 95.2
6. Ted McNulty (Indiana) 94.8
7. Maurie Daigneau (Northwestern) 91.0

Receiving Yards Per Reception

1. Darryl Stingley (Purdue) 20.4
2. Tim Klosek (Wisconsin) 17.6
3. Billy Joe DuPree (Michigan State) 16.6
4. Albert Hannah (Wisconsin) 15.6
5. Jim Lash (Northwestern) 15.4
6. Dave Triplett (Iowa) 15.2
7. Kevin Hamm (Minnesota) 15.0
8. Rick Sayers (Purdue) 14.7
9. Barry Pearson (Northwestern) 14.0
10. Dick Wakefield (Ohio State) 13.9
11. Charley Byrnes (Indiana) 13.8
12. Doug Kingsriter (Minnesota) 13.5
13. Garvin Roberson (Illinois) 13.3
14. Alan Dick (Indiana) 12.5
15. Levi Mitchell (Iowa) 12.0
16. Ken St. Pierre (Indiana) 7.5