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1985 Big Ten Conference Year Summary

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Record: 66-48-2, .578 W-L% (2nd of 11) (Schedule and Results)

SRS: 7.63 (2nd of 11) ▪ SOS: 5.37 (2nd of 11)

Conference Champion: Iowa

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

Standings

Overall Conference Pts/G SRS
School W L T Pct W L T Pct Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
Iowa 10 2 0 .833 7 1 0 .875 36.7 15.6 16.48 4.23
Michigan 10 1 1 .875 6 1 1 .813 28.5 8.2 23.81 8.64
Illinois 6 5 1 .542 5 2 1 .688 25.3 27.8 7.50 6.75
Ohio State 9 3 0 .750 5 3 0 .625 27.1 17.7 15.13 6.72
Michigan State 7 5 0 .583 5 3 0 .625 21.5 18.3 8.82 6.40
Minnesota 7 5 0 .583 4 4 0 .500 24.4 20.0 8.00 4.92
Purdue 5 6 0 .455 3 5 0 .375 26.1 27.8 6.07 6.25
Wisconsin 5 6 0 .455 2 6 0 .250 21.0 23.9 1.65 3.19
Indiana 4 7 0 .364 1 7 0 .125 22.8 30.9 -2.43 3.48
Northwestern 3 8 0 .273 1 7 0 .125 15.5 30.2 -8.76 3.15

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 9/3 9/10 9/17 9/24 10/1 10/8 10/15 10/22 10/29 11/5 11/12 11/19 11/26 12/3 12/10 Final
Michigan       19 12 7 3 2 4 4 9 8 6 5 5 5 2
Iowa 4 4 5 4 3 1 1 1 1 1 6 5 3 2 3 4 10
Ohio State 8 9 9 7 5 5 15 11 9 8 4 3 12 19 17 17 14
Illinois 11 11 19 20                          
Minnesota                 20                

6 Bowl Games

Date Bowl Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
1986-01-01 Fiesta Bowl Michigan 27 Nebraska 23 Fiesta Bowl (Tempe, AZ)
1986-01-01 Rose Bowl UCLA 45 Iowa 28 Rose Bowl (Pasadena, CA)
1985-12-31 Hall of Fame Classic Georgia Tech 17 Michigan State 14 Hall of Fame Classic (Birmingham, AL)
1985-12-31 Peach Bowl Army 31 Illinois 29 Peach Bowl (Atlanta, GA)
1985-12-28 Citrus Bowl Ohio State 10 Brigham Young 7 Citrus Bowl (Orlando, FL)
1985-12-21 Independence Bowl Minnesota 20 Clemson 13 Independence Bowl (Shreveport, LA)

Conference Leaders

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Pass Completions

1. Jim Everett (PUR) 285
2. Jack Trudeau (IL) 284
3. Chuck Long (IA) 231
4. Mike Greenfield (NWEST) 199
5. Jim Karsatos* (OHST) 177
6. Jim Harbaugh* (MI) 145
7. Steve Bradley (IN) 142
8. Dave Yarema* (MIST) 66
9. Rickey Foggie (MN) 65
10. Mike Howard (WI) 62

Pass Attempts

1. Jim Everett (PUR) 450
2. Jack Trudeau (IL) 446
3. Chuck Long (IA) 351
4. Mike Greenfield (NWEST) 335
5. Jim Karsatos* (OHST) 289
6. Steve Bradley (IN) 266
7. Jim Harbaugh* (MI) 227
8. Bud Keyes (WI) 147
9. Rickey Foggie (MN) 141
10. Dave Yarema* (MIST) 116

Pass Completion Percentage

1. Chuck Long (IA) 65.8
2. Jim Harbaugh* (MI) 63.9
3. Jack Trudeau (IL) 63.7
4. Jim Everett (PUR) 63.3
5. Jim Karsatos* (OHST) 61.2
6. Mike Greenfield (NWEST) 59.4
7. Steve Bradley (IN) 53.4

Passing Yards

1. Jim Everett (PUR) 3651
2. Chuck Long (IA) 2978
3. Jack Trudeau (IL) 2938
4. Jim Karsatos* (OHST) 2311
5. Mike Greenfield (NWEST) 2152
6. Jim Harbaugh* (MI) 1976
7. Steve Bradley (IN) 1737
8. Rickey Foggie (MN) 1370
9. Dave Yarema* (MIST) 840
10. Bud Keyes (WI) 829

Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. Jim Harbaugh* (MI) 8.7
2. Chuck Long (IA) 8.5
3. Jim Everett (PUR) 8.1
4. Jim Karsatos* (OHST) 8.0
5. Jack Trudeau (IL) 6.6
6. Steve Bradley (IN) 6.5
7. Mike Greenfield (NWEST) 6.4

Adjusted Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. Jim Harbaugh* (MI) 9.1
2. Jim Karsatos* (OHST) 8.1
3. Chuck Long (IA) 8.0
4. Jim Everett (PUR) 8.0
5. Jack Trudeau (IL) 5.7
6. Mike Greenfield (NWEST) 5.1
7. Steve Bradley (IN) 4.8

Passing Touchdowns

1. Chuck Long (IA) 26
2. Jim Everett (PUR) 23
3. Jim Karsatos* (OHST) 19
4. Jim Harbaugh* (MI) 18
5. Jack Trudeau (IL) 15
6. Steve Bradley (IN) 11
7. Dave Yarema* (MIST) 10
8. Bud Keyes (WI) 8
9. Rickey Foggie (MN) 7
10. Mike Greenfield (NWEST) 5

Passing Interceptions

1. Steve Bradley (IN) 15
  Jack Trudeau (IL) 15
  Chuck Long (IA) 15
4. Mike Greenfield (NWEST) 12
5. Jim Everett (PUR) 11
6. Mike Howard (WI) 10
7. Jim Karsatos* (OHST) 8
  Bud Keyes (WI) 8
9. Jim Harbaugh* (MI) 6
10. Bobby McAllister* (MIST) 4
  Dave Kramme (IN) 4
  Rickey Foggie (MN) 4

Passing Efficiency Rating

1. Jim Harbaugh* (MI) 157.9
2. Chuck Long (IA) 153.0
3. Jim Karsatos* (OHST) 144.6
4. Jim Everett (PUR) 143.5
5. Jack Trudeau (IL) 123.4
6. Mike Greenfield (NWEST) 111.1
7. Steve Bradley (IN) 110.6

Rush Attempts

1. Lorenzo White* (MIST) 419
2. Larry Emery (WI) 224
3. Ronnie Harmon (IA) 209
4. Jamie Morris* (MI) 197
5. Bobby Howard (IN) 194
6. John Wooldridge* (OHST) 174
7. Mike Greenfield (NWEST) 168
8. Stanley Davenport (NWEST) 149
9. Gerald White* (MI) 133
  Thomas Rooks (IL) 133

Rushing Yards

1. Lorenzo White* (MIST) 2066
2. Larry Emery (WI) 1113
3. Ronnie Harmon (IA) 1111
4. Jamie Morris* (MI) 1030
5. Bobby Howard (IN) 967
6. John Wooldridge* (OHST) 820
7. Thomas Rooks (IL) 718
8. Stanley Davenport (NWEST) 598
9. Valdez Baylor (MN) 582
10. George Cooper* (OHST) 581

Rushing Yards Per Attempt

1. Joe Armentrout (WI) 6.4
2. Valdez Baylor (MN) 5.9
3. Thomas Rooks (IL) 5.4
4. Ronnie Harmon (IA) 5.3
5. Jamie Morris* (MI) 5.2
6. Ray Wallace (PUR) 5.2
7. Bobby Howard (IN) 5.0
8. Larry Emery (WI) 5.0
9. Lorenzo White* (MIST) 4.9
10. John Wooldridge* (OHST) 4.7

Rushing Touchdowns

1. Lorenzo White* (MIST) 17
2. Rickey Foggie (MN) 9
  Ronnie Harmon (IA) 9
4. Larry Emery (WI) 8
5. James Medlock (PUR) 7
  Gerald White* (MI) 7
  Bobby Howard (IN) 7
  John Wooldridge* (OHST) 7
9. Damon Sweazy (IN) 6
  David Hudson (IA) 6

Receptions

1. Rodney Carter (PUR) 98
2. David Williams (IL) 85
3. Cris Carter* (OHST) 58
4. Kenny Allen (IN) 55
  Thomas Rooks (IL) 55
6. Scott Helverson (IA) 53
7. Bill Happel (IA) 50
8. Stephen Pierce (IL) 49
  Ronnie Harmon (IA) 49
10. Ray Wallace (PUR) 43
  Dave Lilja (IN) 43
  Mark Jackson (PUR) 43

Receiving Yards

1. Rodney Carter (PUR) 1099
2. David Williams (IL) 1047
3. Cris Carter* (OHST) 950
4. Kenny Allen (IN) 929
5. Bill Happel (IA) 812
6. Mark Ingram* (MIST) 745
7. Mark Jackson (PUR) 732
8. Scott Helverson (IA) 686
9. Paul Jokisch* (MI) 681
10. Steve Griffin (PUR) 617

Receiving Yards Per Reception

1. Melvin Anderson (MN) 23.6
2. Mark Ingram* (MIST) 21.9
3. Tim Fullington (WI) 19.2
4. Paul Jokisch* (MI) 18.4
5. Mike Lanese* (OHST) 17.8
6. Mark Jackson (PUR) 17.0
7. Kenny Allen (IN) 16.9
8. Cris Carter* (OHST) 16.4
9. Bill Happel (IA) 16.2
10. Steve Griffin (PUR) 16.2

Receiving Touchdowns

1. Cris Carter* (OHST) 8
  Eric Kattus* (MI) 8
  David Williams (IL) 8
4. Robert Smith (IA) 7
  Bill Happel (IA) 7
  Ray Wallace (PUR) 7
7. Steve Griffin (PUR) 6
8. Mark Jackson (PUR) 5
  Scott Helverson (IA) 5
  Mike Lanese* (OHST) 5
  Mark Ingram* (MIST) 5
  Mike Flagg (IA) 5

Plays From Scrimmage

1. Lorenzo White* (MIST) 425
2. Ronnie Harmon (IA) 258
3. Larry Emery (WI) 240
4. Jamie Morris* (MI) 230
5. Bobby Howard (IN) 219
6. John Wooldridge* (OHST) 198
7. Thomas Rooks (IL) 188
8. Stanley Davenport (NWEST) 181
9. Rodney Carter (PUR) 169
10. Mike Greenfield (NWEST) 168

Yards From Scrimmage

1. Lorenzo White* (MIST) 2094
2. Ronnie Harmon (IA) 1708
3. Rodney Carter (PUR) 1315
4. Jamie Morris* (MI) 1246
5. Larry Emery (WI) 1189
6. Bobby Howard (IN) 1136
7. Thomas Rooks (IL) 1065
8. John Wooldridge* (OHST) 1051
9. David Williams (IL) 1046
10. Ray Wallace (PUR) 1036

Touchdowns From Scrimmage

1. Lorenzo White* (MIST) 17
2. Gerald White* (MI) 11
3. Ronnie Harmon (IA) 10
4. Rickey Foggie (MN) 9
  Ray Wallace (PUR) 9
  John Wooldridge* (OHST) 9
7. Eric Kattus* (MI) 8
  Cris Carter* (OHST) 8
  Larry Emery (WI) 8
  David Williams (IL) 8

Total Plays

1. Jim Everett (PUR) 518
2. Jack Trudeau (IL) 515
3. Mike Greenfield (NWEST) 503
4. Lorenzo White* (MIST) 420
5. Chuck Long (IA) 391
6. Jim Karsatos* (OHST) 354
7. Steve Bradley (IN) 345
8. Jim Harbaugh* (MI) 306
9. Rickey Foggie (MN) 268
10. Larry Emery (WI) 224

Total Yards

1. Jim Everett (PUR) 3589
2. Jack Trudeau (IL) 2914
3. Chuck Long (IA) 2887
4. Jim Karsatos* (OHST) 2350
5. Mike Greenfield (NWEST) 2222
6. Jim Harbaugh* (MI) 2115
7. Lorenzo White* (MIST) 2066
8. Steve Bradley (IN) 1976
9. Rickey Foggie (MN) 1821
10. Larry Emery (WI) 1113

Total Yards Per Play

1. Jim Everett (PUR) 6.9

Total Touchdowns

1. Chuck Long (IA) 27
2. Jim Everett (PUR) 24
3. Jim Harbaugh* (MI) 22
4. Jim Karsatos* (OHST) 21
5. Jack Trudeau (IL) 19
6. Lorenzo White* (MIST) 17
7. Rickey Foggie (MN) 16
8. Steve Bradley (IN) 15
9. Dave Yarema* (MIST) 10
10. Ronnie Harmon (IA) 9
  Mike Greenfield (NWEST) 9