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1980 Big Ten Conference Leaders

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Record: 53-59-1, .473 W-L% (13th 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 Completions

1. Dave Wilson (IL) 245
2. Mark Herrmann* (PUR) 242
3. Mike Kerrigan (NWEST) 173
4. Art Schlichter* (OHST) 122
5. John Wangler* (MI) 117
6. Tim Clifford (IN) 105
7. John Leister (MIST) 103
8. Phil Suess (IA) 87
9. Tim Salem (MN) 81
10. Pete Gales (IA) 66
11. John Josten (WI) 53
12. Bryan Clark (MIST) 27
13. Scott Campbell* (PUR) 23
  Jess Cole (WI) 23
15. Chad Huck (IN) 21
16. Bert Vaughn (MIST) 18
17. Bob Atha* (OHST) 15
18. Rich Hewlett* (MI) 7
19. Lance Hofer (IL) 5
  Greg Olson (MN) 5

Pass Attempts

1. Dave Wilson (IL) 463
2. Mark Herrmann* (PUR) 368
3. Mike Kerrigan (NWEST) 337
4. John Leister (MIST) 247
5. Art Schlichter* (OHST) 226
6. John Wangler* (MI) 212
7. Tim Clifford (IN) 198
8. Tim Salem (MN) 170
9. Phil Suess (IA) 166
10. Pete Gales (IA) 152
11. John Josten (WI) 138
12. Bryan Clark (MIST) 66
13. Jess Cole (WI) 53
14. Chad Huck (IN) 52
15. Scott Campbell* (PUR) 35
  Bert Vaughn (MIST) 35
17. Bob Atha* (OHST) 28
18. Greg Olson (MN) 20
19. Rich Hewlett* (MI) 17
20. Jack Kreider (NWEST) 9
  Bill Swats (MN) 9

Pass Completion Percentage

1. Mark Herrmann* (PUR) 65.8
2. John Wangler* (MI) 55.2
3. Art Schlichter* (OHST) 54.0
4. Tim Clifford (IN) 53.0
5. Dave Wilson (IL) 52.9
6. Phil Suess (IA) 52.4
7. Mike Kerrigan (NWEST) 51.3
8. Tim Salem (MN) 47.6
9. John Leister (MIST) 41.7

Passing Yards

1. Mark Herrmann* (PUR) 3212
2. Dave Wilson (IL) 3154
3. Art Schlichter* (OHST) 1930
4. Mike Kerrigan (NWEST) 1816
5. John Leister (MIST) 1559
6. John Wangler* (MI) 1522
7. Tim Clifford (IN) 1391
8. Phil Suess (IA) 1031
9. Tim Salem (MN) 887
10. Pete Gales (IA) 882
11. John Josten (WI) 622
12. Bryan Clark (MIST) 345
13. Scott Campbell* (PUR) 293
14. Jess Cole (WI) 274
15. Chad Huck (IN) 268
16. Bert Vaughn (MIST) 210
17. Bob Atha* (OHST) 190
18. Rich Hewlett* (MI) 118
19. Lance Hofer (IL) 73
20. Greg Olson (MN) 54

Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. Mark Herrmann* (PUR) 8.7
2. Art Schlichter* (OHST) 8.5
3. John Wangler* (MI) 7.2
4. Tim Clifford (IN) 7.0
5. Dave Wilson (IL) 6.8
6. John Leister (MIST) 6.3
7. Phil Suess (IA) 6.2
8. Mike Kerrigan (NWEST) 5.4
9. Tim Salem (MN) 5.2

Adjusted Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. Art Schlichter* (OHST) 8.1
2. Mark Herrmann* (PUR) 7.9
3. John Wangler* (MI) 6.8
4. Phil Suess (IA) 6.4
5. Dave Wilson (IL) 6.2
6. Tim Clifford (IN) 5.6
7. John Leister (MIST) 4.6
8. Mike Kerrigan (NWEST) 3.8
9. Tim Salem (MN) 2.0

Passing Touchdowns

1. Mark Herrmann* (PUR) 23
2. Dave Wilson (IL) 19
3. John Wangler* (MI) 16
4. Art Schlichter* (OHST) 15
5. Tim Clifford (IN) 13
6. Mike Kerrigan (NWEST) 12
7. John Leister (MIST) 10
8. Phil Suess (IA) 6
  Pete Gales (IA) 6
10. Bryan Clark (MIST) 2
  Bert Vaughn (MIST) 2
  Rich Hewlett* (MI) 2
  Tim Salem (MN) 2
  Jess Cole (WI) 2

Passing Interceptions

1. Mike Kerrigan (NWEST) 17
  Mark Herrmann* (PUR) 17
3. Dave Wilson (IL) 15
4. John Leister (MIST) 14
5. Tim Salem (MN) 13
6. Tim Clifford (IN) 12
7. Pete Gales (IA) 11
8. John Wangler* (MI) 9
  Art Schlichter* (OHST) 9
10. John Josten (WI) 6
11. Jess Cole (WI) 5
12. Bryan Clark (MIST) 3
  Chad Huck (IN) 3
14. Phil Suess (IA) 2
  Bert Vaughn (MIST) 2

Passing Efficiency Rating

1. Mark Herrmann* (PUR) 150.5
2. Art Schlichter* (OHST) 139.7
3. John Wangler* (MI) 131.9
4. Tim Clifford (IN) 121.6
5. Dave Wilson (IL) 117.2
6. Phil Suess (IA) 114.1
7. Mike Kerrigan (NWEST) 98.3
8. John Leister (MIST) 96.7
9. Tim Salem (MN) 80.1

Rush Attempts

1. Lonnie Johnson (IN) 200
2. Butch Woolfolk* (MI) 196
3. Calvin Murray* (OHST) 195
4. Stan Edwards* (MI) 192
5. Garry White (MN) 177
6. Lawrence Ricks* (MI) 167
7. Marion Barber (MN) 154
  Steve Smith (MIST) 154
9. Art Schlichter* (OHST) 143
10. Jimmy Smith* (PUR) 139
11. Jeff Cohn (NWEST) 137
12. Jeff Brown (IA) 132
13. John Williams (WI) 119
14. Mike Harkrader (IN) 118
15. John Macon* (PUR) 116
16. Ben McCall* (PUR) 113
17. Dave Mohapp (WI) 109
18. Tim Spencer* (OHST) 108
19. John Josten (WI) 99
20. Troy King (WI) 87

Rushing Yards

1. Calvin Murray* (OHST) 1267
2. Lonnie Johnson (IN) 1075
3. Butch Woolfolk* (MI) 1042
4. Garry White (MN) 959
5. Stan Edwards* (MI) 901
6. Lawrence Ricks* (MI) 850
7. Marion Barber (MN) 769
8. Jeff Brown (IA) 673
9. Steve Smith (MIST) 667
10. Jimmy Smith* (PUR) 657
11. Tim Spencer* (OHST) 577
12. Mike Harkrader (IN) 567
13. John Williams (WI) 526
14. Ben McCall* (PUR) 507
15. Dave Mohapp (WI) 506
16. Jeff Cohn (NWEST) 503
17. John Macon* (PUR) 450
18. Troy King (WI) 425
19. Tony Ellis (MIST) 382
20. Jim Gayle* (OHST) 326

Rushing Yards Per Attempt

1. Calvin Murray* (OHST) 6.5
2. Garry White (MN) 5.4
3. Lonnie Johnson (IN) 5.4
4. Tim Spencer* (OHST) 5.3
5. Butch Woolfolk* (MI) 5.3
6. Jeff Brown (IA) 5.1
7. Lawrence Ricks* (MI) 5.1
8. Marion Barber (MN) 5.0
9. Troy King (WI) 4.9
10. Mike Harkrader (IN) 4.8
11. Jimmy Smith* (PUR) 4.7
12. Tony Ellis (MIST) 4.7
13. Stan Edwards* (MI) 4.7
14. Dave Mohapp (WI) 4.6
15. Ben McCall* (PUR) 4.5
16. Mike Holmes (IL) 4.4
17. John Williams (WI) 4.4
18. Steve Smith (MIST) 4.3
19. John Macon* (PUR) 3.9
20. Calvin Thomas (IL) 3.7

Rushing Touchdowns

1. Lonnie Johnson (IN) 11
  Marion Barber (MN) 11
3. Garry White (MN) 9
4. Butch Woolfolk* (MI) 8
  Tim Spencer* (OHST) 8
  Stan Edwards* (MI) 8
7. Jimmy Smith* (PUR) 7
  Calvin Murray* (OHST) 7
  Art Schlichter* (OHST) 7
10. Lawrence Ricks* (MI) 6
11. Tony Ellis (MIST) 5
  Bob Atha* (OHST) 5
  Jess Cole (WI) 5
  Steve Smith (MIST) 5
15. Ben McCall* (PUR) 4
  Jim Gayle* (OHST) 4
  Dave Mohapp (WI) 4
18. Mike Holmes (IL) 3
  Jeff Cohn (NWEST) 3
  Calvin Thomas (IL) 3
  Mike Harkrader (IN) 3
  Dean McKillip (IA) 3
  Wally Jones* (PUR) 3
  Tim Clifford (IN) 3

Receptions

1. Dave Young* (PUR) 70
2. Bart Burrell* (PUR) 66
3. Keith Chappelle (IA) 64
4. Anthony Carter* (MI) 51
5. Steve Bryant* (PUR) 50
6. Doug Donley* (OHST) 43
7. Ted Jones (MIST) 40
  Greg Dentino (IL) 40
9. Gary Williams* (OHST) 39
10. Todd Sheets (NWEST) 33
11. John Lopez (IL) 32
12. Mike Martin (IL) 31
13. Tim Stracka (WI) 28
14. Dave Mishler (NWEST) 27
  Mike Murphy (IL) 27
16. Steve Smith (MIST) 26
  Bob Stephenson (IN) 26
  Ben McCall* (PUR) 26
19. Jeff Cohn (NWEST) 24
20. Mike Sherrod (IL) 23

Receiving Yards

1. Keith Chappelle (IA) 1037
2. Bart Burrell* (PUR) 1001
3. Dave Young* (PUR) 959
4. Steve Bryant* (PUR) 892
5. Doug Donley* (OHST) 887
6. Anthony Carter* (MI) 818
7. Gary Williams* (OHST) 682
8. Todd Sheets (NWEST) 570
9. Ted Jones (MIST) 568
10. Mike Martin (IL) 555
11. Greg Dentino (IL) 512
12. Tim Stracka (WI) 462
13. Nate Lundy (IN) 459
14. John Lopez (IL) 448
15. Steve Corso (IN) 362
16. Mike Sherrod (IL) 338
17. Bob Stephenson (IN) 337
18. Steve Smith (MIST) 333
19. Lee Boeke (IL) 307
20. Otis Grant (MIST) 291

Receiving Yards Per Reception

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

Receiving Touchdowns

1. Anthony Carter* (MI) 14
2. Dave Young* (PUR) 9
3. Bart Burrell* (PUR) 8
4. Doug Donley* (OHST) 7
5. Gary Williams* (OHST) 6
  Keith Chappelle (IA) 6
  Greg Dentino (IL) 6
8. Mike Martin (IL) 5
9. Steve Bryant* (PUR) 4
  Todd Sheets (NWEST) 4
  Nate Lundy (IN) 4
  Steve Smith (MIST) 4
13. Otis Grant (MIST) 3
  Randy Sconyers (NWEST) 3
  Steve Corso (IN) 3
  Todd Jenkins (NWEST) 3
17. Tim Stracka (WI) 2
  Doug Dunham (IA) 2
  Dave Mishler (NWEST) 2
  Lee Boeke (IL) 2
  Greg Foster (IL) 2
  Jimmy Smith* (PUR) 2
  Mike Sherrod (IL) 2
  Daryl Turner (MIST) 2
  Mitchell Brookins (IL) 2
  Tony Gilbert (MIST) 2
  Dave Harangody (IN) 2
  Ted Jones (MIST) 2
  Craig Dunaway* (MI) 2
  Craig Fredrick (WI) 2

Plays From Scrimmage

1. Calvin Murray* (OHST) 216
2. Lonnie Johnson (IN) 212
3. Butch Woolfolk* (MI) 206
4. Stan Edwards* (MI) 201
5. Garry White (MN) 192
6. Steve Smith (MIST) 180
7. Lawrence Ricks* (MI) 175
8. Marion Barber (MN) 167
9. Jeff Cohn (NWEST) 161
10. Jimmy Smith* (PUR) 160
11. Jeff Brown (IA) 154
12. Art Schlichter* (OHST) 143
13. Ben McCall* (PUR) 139
14. Mike Harkrader (IN) 127
15. John Macon* (PUR) 126
16. John Williams (WI) 124
17. Dave Mohapp (WI) 116
18. Tim Spencer* (OHST) 112
19. Dave Mishler (NWEST) 109
20. John Josten (WI) 99
  Tony Ellis (MIST) 99

Yards From Scrimmage

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

Touchdowns From Scrimmage

1. Anthony Carter* (MI) 14
2. Lonnie Johnson (IN) 11
  Marion Barber (MN) 11
4. Steve Smith (MIST) 9
  Garry White (MN) 9
  Jimmy Smith* (PUR) 9
  Dave Young* (PUR) 9
8. Calvin Murray* (OHST) 8
  Butch Woolfolk* (MI) 8
  Tim Spencer* (OHST) 8
  Stan Edwards* (MI) 8
  Bart Burrell* (PUR) 8
13. Lawrence Ricks* (MI) 7
  Doug Donley* (OHST) 7
  Art Schlichter* (OHST) 7
16. Greg Dentino (IL) 6
  Keith Chappelle (IA) 6
  Gary Williams* (OHST) 6
19. Mike Martin (IL) 5
  Bob Atha* (OHST) 5
  Tony Ellis (MIST) 5
  Jess Cole (WI) 5

Total Plays

1. Dave Wilson (IL) 503
2. Mark Herrmann* (PUR) 401
3. Mike Kerrigan (NWEST) 390
4. Art Schlichter* (OHST) 369
5. John Leister (MIST) 301
6. Tim Clifford (IN) 248
7. John Wangler* (MI) 244
8. John Josten (WI) 237
9. Tim Salem (MN) 220
10. Pete Gales (IA) 209
11. Phil Suess (IA) 203
12. Lonnie Johnson (IN) 202
13. Butch Woolfolk* (MI) 197
14. Calvin Murray* (OHST) 195
15. Stan Edwards* (MI) 192
16. Garry White (MN) 177
17. Lawrence Ricks* (MI) 167
18. Steve Smith (MIST) 156
  Marion Barber (MN) 156
20. Jimmy Smith* (PUR) 139

Total Yards

1. Mark Herrmann* (PUR) 3026
2. Dave Wilson (IL) 2960
3. Art Schlichter* (OHST) 2255
4. Mike Kerrigan (NWEST) 1789
5. John Leister (MIST) 1658
6. Tim Clifford (IN) 1510
7. John Wangler* (MI) 1400
8. Calvin Murray* (OHST) 1267
9. Lonnie Johnson (IN) 1081
10. Butch Woolfolk* (MI) 1042
11. Phil Suess (IA) 983
12. Pete Gales (IA) 965
13. Garry White (MN) 959
14. Stan Edwards* (MI) 901
15. Tim Salem (MN) 870
16. Lawrence Ricks* (MI) 850
17. Marion Barber (MN) 802
18. Jeff Brown (IA) 673
19. Steve Smith (MIST) 667
20. Jimmy Smith* (PUR) 657

Total Yards Per Play

1. Mark Herrmann* (PUR) 7.5

Total Touchdowns

1. Mark Herrmann* (PUR) 23
2. Art Schlichter* (OHST) 22
3. Dave Wilson (IL) 20
4. John Wangler* (MI) 16
  Tim Clifford (IN) 16
6. Mike Kerrigan (NWEST) 13
7. John Leister (MIST) 11
  Marion Barber (MN) 11
  Lonnie Johnson (IN) 11
10. Garry White (MN) 9
11. Butch Woolfolk* (MI) 8
  Tim Spencer* (OHST) 8
  Stan Edwards* (MI) 8
14. Jess Cole (WI) 7
  Calvin Murray* (OHST) 7
  Jimmy Smith* (PUR) 7
  Pete Gales (IA) 7
18. Lawrence Ricks* (MI) 6
  Phil Suess (IA) 6
20. Steve Smith (MIST) 5
  Tony Ellis (MIST) 5
  Bob Atha* (OHST) 5