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1982 Big Ten Conference Rushing Stats

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Record: 55-60-0, .478 W-L% (9th of 11) (Schedule and Results)

SRS: 4.46 (4th of 11) ▪ SOS: 5.16 (3rd of 11)

Conference Champion: Michigan

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

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

Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
1 Troy King Wisconsin 94 674 7.2 7 8 93 11.6 0 102 767 7.5 7
2 Tony Hunter Minnesota 69 395 5.7 3 16 179 11.2 2 85 574 6.8 5
3 Tim Spencer* Ohio State 273 1538 5.6 14 13 138 10.6 1 286 1676 5.9 15
4 Dwight Beverly Illinois 74 390 5.3 2 9 88 9.8 0 83 478 5.8 2
5 Lawrence Ricks* Michigan 266 1388 5.2 8 9 56 6.2 0 275 1444 5.3 8
6 Owen Gill Iowa 120 613 5.1 7 9 49 5.4 0 129 662 5.1 7
7 Vaughn Broadnax* Ohio State 103 514 5.0 9 1 20 20.0 0 104 534 5.1 9
8 Eddie Phillips Iowa 156 772 4.9 4 25 193 7.7 1 181 965 5.3 5
9 Mel Gray Purdue 195 916 4.7 6 38 299 7.9 0 233 1215 5.2 6
10 Steve Smith* Michigan 83 387 4.7 9 83 387 4.7 9
11 Jim Gayle* Ohio State 142 647 4.6 6 7 45 6.4 0 149 692 4.6 6
12 Ricky Edwards Northwestern 157 688 4.4 7 41 342 8.3 2 198 1030 5.2 9
13 Orlando Brown Indiana 136 580 4.3 6 33 238 7.2 2 169 818 4.8 8
14 Gerald Green Wisconsin 74 315 4.3 2 74 315 4.3 2
15 Richard Ryles Illinois 84 353 4.2 0 25 101 4.0 0 109 454 4.2 0
16 Jack Walsh Indiana 71 297 4.2 1 5 8 1.6 0 76 305 4.0 1
17 Rodney Carter Purdue 87 343 3.9 3 34 301 8.9 0 121 644 5.3 3
18 Tony Ellis Michigan State 179 671 3.7 7 13 76 5.8 0 192 747 3.9 7
19 John Williams Wisconsin 77 287 3.7 4 5 22 4.4 0 82 309 3.8 4
20 Chuck Long Iowa 129 119 0.9 4 129 119 0.9 4
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
21 Tony Eason Illinois 73 10 0.1 1 73 10 0.1 1
22 Scott Campbell Purdue 70 -118 -1.7 1 70 -118 -1.7 1
23 Sandy Schwab Northwestern 88 -180 -2.0 4 2 -11 -5.5 1 90 -191 -2.1 5