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1980 Big Ten Conference Leaders

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Record: 53-59-1, .473 W-L% (11th of 14) (Schedule and Results)

SRS: 4.87 (6th of 14) ▪ SOS: 5.81 (5th of 14)

Conference Champion: Michigan

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

Conference Leaders

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Pass Completion Percentage

1. Mark Herrmann* (Purdue) 65.8
2. John Wangler* (Michigan) 55.2
3. Art Schlichter* (Ohio State) 54.0
4. Tim Clifford (Indiana) 53.0
5. Dave Wilson (Illinois) 52.9
6. Phil Suess (Iowa) 52.4
7. Mike Kerrigan (Northwestern) 51.3
8. Tim Salem (Minnesota) 47.6
9. John Leister (Michigan State) 41.7

Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. Mark Herrmann* (Purdue) 8.7
2. Art Schlichter* (Ohio State) 8.5
3. John Wangler* (Michigan) 7.2
4. Tim Clifford (Indiana) 7.0
5. Dave Wilson (Illinois) 6.8
6. John Leister (Michigan State) 6.3
7. Phil Suess (Iowa) 6.2
8. Mike Kerrigan (Northwestern) 5.4
9. Tim Salem (Minnesota) 5.2

Adjusted Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. Art Schlichter* (Ohio State) 8.1
2. Mark Herrmann* (Purdue) 7.9
3. John Wangler* (Michigan) 6.8
4. Phil Suess (Iowa) 6.4
5. Dave Wilson (Illinois) 6.2
6. Tim Clifford (Indiana) 5.6
7. John Leister (Michigan State) 4.6
8. Mike Kerrigan (Northwestern) 3.8
9. Tim Salem (Minnesota) 2.0

Passing Efficiency Rating

1. Mark Herrmann* (Purdue) 150.5
2. Art Schlichter* (Ohio State) 139.7
3. John Wangler* (Michigan) 131.9
4. Tim Clifford (Indiana) 121.6
5. Dave Wilson (Illinois) 117.2
6. Phil Suess (Iowa) 114.1
7. Mike Kerrigan (Northwestern) 98.3
8. John Leister (Michigan State) 96.7
9. Tim Salem (Minnesota) 80.1

Receiving Yards Per Reception

1. Doug Donley* (Ohio State) 20.6
2. Mike Martin (Illinois) 17.9
3. Steve Bryant* (Purdue) 17.8
4. Gary Williams* (Ohio State) 17.5
5. Todd Sheets (Northwestern) 17.3
6. Tim Stracka (Wisconsin) 16.5
7. Steve Corso (Indiana) 16.5
8. Keith Chappelle (Iowa) 16.2
9. Anthony Carter* (Michigan) 16.0
10. Bart Burrell* (Purdue) 15.2
11. Mike Sherrod (Illinois) 14.7
12. Ted Jones (Michigan State) 14.2
13. John Lopez (Illinois) 14.0
14. Dave Young* (Purdue) 13.7
15. Bob Stephenson (Indiana) 13.0
16. Steve Smith (Michigan State) 12.8
17. Greg Dentino (Illinois) 12.8
18. Mike Murphy (Illinois) 7.4
19. Ben McCall* (Purdue) 7.2
20. Jeff Cohn (Northwestern) 6.8

Yards From Scrimmage

1. Calvin Murray* (Ohio State) 1471
2. Lonnie Johnson (Indiana) 1146
3. Garry White (Minnesota) 1136
4. Butch Woolfolk* (Michigan) 1110
5. Keith Chappelle (Iowa) 1037
6. Bart Burrell* (Purdue) 1001
7. Steve Smith (Michigan State) 1000
8. Stan Edwards* (Michigan) 994
9. Dave Young* (Purdue) 959
10. Lawrence Ricks* (Michigan) 906
11. Doug Donley* (Ohio State) 899
12. Steve Bryant* (Purdue) 893
13. Marion Barber (Minnesota) 889
14. Anthony Carter* (Michigan) 886
15. Jimmy Smith* (Purdue) 807
16. Jeff Brown (Iowa) 802
17. Ben McCall* (Purdue) 694
18. Gary Williams* (Ohio State) 682
19. Jeff Cohn (Northwestern) 665
20. Mike Harkrader (Indiana) 631

Total Yards Per Play

1. Mark Herrmann* (Purdue) 7.5

Punt Return Yards Per Return

1. Tim Wilbur (Indiana) 9.1
2. Mike Martin (Illinois) 8.2
3. Thomas Morris (Michigan State) 7.1
4. Anthony Carter* (Michigan) 6.9
5. Norman Burrows* (Ohio State) 5.9
6. Glenn Cardelli (Minnesota) 4.7
7. Scott Craig* (Purdue) 4.5
8. Jerry Vance (Wisconsin) 3.7
9. Doug Donley* (Ohio State) 2.2

Kickoff Return Yards Per Return

1. Norm Granger (Iowa) 29.9
2. Anthony Carter* (Michigan) 28.5
3. J.C. Love Jordan (Iowa) 26.8
4. Lou Tiberi (Northwestern) 22.3
5. Otis Grant (Michigan State) 21.6
6. Mike Martin (Illinois) 20.1
7. Marvin Neal (Wisconsin) 19.7
8. Greg Foster (Illinois) 19.7
9. Jimmy Smith* (Purdue) 19.2
10. Tim Hill (Northwestern) 18.0