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1987 Big Ten Conference Leaders

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Record: 58-52-5, .526 W-L% (5th of 10) (Schedule and Results)

SRS: 3.36 (3rd of 10) ▪ SOS: 3.07 (3rd of 10)

Conference Champion: Michigan State

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

Conference Leaders

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Pass Completions
1. Chuck Hartlieb (IA) 196
2. Tom Tupa (OHST) 134
3. Dave Schnell* (IN) 121
4. Scott Mohr (IL) 106
5. Doug Downing (PUR) 102
6. Shawn McCarthy (PUR) 98
7. Mike Greenfield (NWEST) 92
8. Rickey Foggie (MN) 83
9. Demetrius Brown* (MI) 80
10. Bobby McAllister* (MIST) 71
11. Dave Kramme* (IN) 54
12. Tony Lowery (WI) 42
13. Dan McGwire (IA) 41
14. Brian Menkhausen (IL) 39
15. Greg Bradshaw (NWEST) 34
16. Peter Freund (IL) 30
17. Bud Keyes (WI) 28
18. Alan Holt (MN) 23
19. Tom Poholsky (IA) 18
20. Mark Mascheck (PUR) 14
Pass Attempts
1. Chuck Hartlieb (IA) 299
2. Tom Tupa (OHST) 242
3. Scott Mohr (IL) 212
4. Dave Schnell* (IN) 207
5. Doug Downing (PUR) 200
6. Mike Greenfield (NWEST) 199
7. Shawn McCarthy (PUR) 177
8. Rickey Foggie (MN) 175
9. Demetrius Brown* (MI) 168
10. Bobby McAllister* (MIST) 139
11. Dave Kramme* (IN) 110
12. Brian Menkhausen (IL) 90
13. Tony Lowery (WI) 89
14. Dan McGwire (IA) 72
15. Greg Bradshaw (NWEST) 67
16. Bud Keyes (WI) 66
17. Peter Freund (IL) 58
18. Alan Holt (MN) 52
19. Tom Poholsky (IA) 42
20. Michael Taylor* (MI) 32
Pass Completion Percentage
1. Chuck Hartlieb (IA) 65.6
2. Dave Schnell* (IN) 58.5
3. Tom Tupa (OHST) 55.4
4. Shawn McCarthy (PUR) 55.4
5. Doug Downing (PUR) 51.0
6. Scott Mohr (IL) 50.0
7. Demetrius Brown* (MI) 47.6
8. Rickey Foggie (MN) 47.4
9. Mike Greenfield (NWEST) 46.2
Passing Yards
1. Chuck Hartlieb (IA) 2855
2. Tom Tupa (OHST) 1786
3. Dave Schnell* (IN) 1707
4. Scott Mohr (IL) 1436
5. Mike Greenfield (NWEST) 1265
6. Demetrius Brown* (MI) 1251
7. Rickey Foggie (MN) 1232
8. Bobby McAllister* (MIST) 1171
9. Shawn McCarthy (PUR) 1088
10. Doug Downing (PUR) 1065
11. Dave Kramme* (IN) 823
12. Tony Lowery (WI) 572
13. Dan McGwire (IA) 506
14. Greg Bradshaw (NWEST) 417
15. Bud Keyes (WI) 350
16. Peter Freund (IL) 333
17. Brian Menkhausen (IL) 307
18. Alan Holt (MN) 279
19. Tom Poholsky (IA) 198
20. Mark Mascheck (PUR) 182
Passing Yards Per Attempt
1. Chuck Hartlieb (IA) 9.5
2. Dave Schnell* (IN) 8.2
3. Demetrius Brown* (MI) 7.4
4. Tom Tupa (OHST) 7.4
5. Rickey Foggie (MN) 7.0
6. Scott Mohr (IL) 6.8
7. Mike Greenfield (NWEST) 6.4
8. Shawn McCarthy (PUR) 6.1
9. Doug Downing (PUR) 5.3
Adjusted Passing Yards Per Attempt
1. Chuck Hartlieb (IA) 9.6
2. Dave Schnell* (IN) 7.5
3. Tom Tupa (OHST) 6.5
4. Scott Mohr (IL) 5.9
5. Rickey Foggie (MN) 4.9
6. Mike Greenfield (NWEST) 4.5
7. Demetrius Brown* (MI) 4.5
8. Shawn McCarthy (PUR) 3.9
9. Doug Downing (PUR) 3.5
Passing Touchdowns
1. Chuck Hartlieb (IA) 19
2. Dave Schnell* (IN) 13
3. Tom Tupa (OHST) 12
4. Demetrius Brown* (MI) 11
5. Rickey Foggie (MN) 8
6. Scott Mohr (IL) 7
7. Mike Greenfield (NWEST) 6
  Doug Downing (PUR) 6
  Bobby McAllister* (MIST) 6
10. Shawn McCarthy (PUR) 5
11. Dan McGwire (IA) 4
12. Dave Kramme* (IN) 3
  Peter Freund (IL) 3
14. Greg Bradshaw (NWEST) 2
  Tony Lowery (WI) 2
Passing Interceptions
1. Demetrius Brown* (MI) 16
2. Rickey Foggie (MN) 12
3. Shawn McCarthy (PUR) 11
  Mike Greenfield (NWEST) 11
  Doug Downing (PUR) 11
6. Tom Tupa (OHST) 10
7. Dave Schnell* (IN) 9
8. Chuck Hartlieb (IA) 8
9. Dave Kramme* (IN) 7
  Scott Mohr (IL) 7
11. Brian Menkhausen (IL) 6
12. Greg Bradshaw (NWEST) 5
13. Tony Lowery (WI) 4
  Bobby McAllister* (MIST) 4
15. Dan McGwire (IA) 3
  Bud Keyes (WI) 3
17. Mark Mascheck (PUR) 2
  Peter Freund (IL) 2
  Tom Poholsky (IA) 2
  Michael Taylor* (MI) 2
  Greg Frey (OHST) 2
Passing Efficiency Rating
1. Chuck Hartlieb (IA) 161.4
2. Dave Schnell* (IN) 139.8
3. Tom Tupa (OHST) 125.5
4. Demetrius Brown* (MI) 112.7
5. Scott Mohr (IL) 111.2
6. Rickey Foggie (MN) 107.9
7. Shawn McCarthy (PUR) 103.9
8. Mike Greenfield (NWEST) 98.5
9. Doug Downing (PUR) 94.6
Rush Attempts
1. Lorenzo White* (MIST) 357
2. Jamie Morris* (MI) 282
3. Anthony Thompson* (IN) 257
4. Darrell Thompson (MN) 224
5. Byron Sanders (NWEST) 187
6. James Medlock (PUR) 175
7. Marvin Artley (WI) 148
8. Mike Greenfield (NWEST) 142
9. Kevin Harmon (IA) 139
10. Bobby McAllister* (MIST) 136
11. Blake Ezor* (MIST) 133
12. Rickey Foggie (MN) 121
13. Vince Workman (OHST) 118
14. Tony Lowery (WI) 114
15. Keith Jones (IL) 110
16. Darren Myles (PUR) 109
17. Stanley Davenport (NWEST) 108
18. Jarrod Bunch* (MI) 105
19. David Hudson (IA) 103
20. Carlos Snow (OHST) 99
Rushing Yards
1. Jamie Morris* (MI) 1703
2. Lorenzo White* (MIST) 1572
3. Darrell Thompson (MN) 1229
4. Anthony Thompson* (IN) 1014
5. Marvin Artley (WI) 955
6. Byron Sanders (NWEST) 778
7. Kevin Harmon (IA) 668
8. James Medlock (PUR) 634
9. Blake Ezor* (MIST) 617
10. Rickey Foggie (MN) 591
11. Vince Workman (OHST) 470
12. Mike Greenfield (NWEST) 425
13. David Hudson (IA) 421
14. Jarrod Bunch* (MI) 402
15. Stanley Davenport (NWEST) 401
16. Carlos Snow (OHST) 381
17. Darren Myles (PUR) 363
18. George Cooper (OHST) 347
19. Tony Stewart (IA) 326
20. Keith Jones (IL) 322
Rushing Yards Per Attempt
1. Marvin Artley (WI) 6.5
2. Jamie Morris* (MI) 6.0
3. Darrell Thompson (MN) 5.5
4. Rickey Foggie (MN) 4.9
5. Kevin Harmon (IA) 4.8
6. Blake Ezor* (MIST) 4.6
7. Lorenzo White* (MIST) 4.4
8. Byron Sanders (NWEST) 4.2
9. David Hudson (IA) 4.1
10. George Cooper (OHST) 4.0
11. Vince Workman (OHST) 4.0
12. Anthony Thompson* (IN) 3.9
13. Carlos Snow (OHST) 3.8
14. Jarrod Bunch* (MI) 3.8
15. Stanley Davenport (NWEST) 3.7
16. Jaymes Bryant (OHST) 3.6
17. James Medlock (PUR) 3.6
18. Darren Myles (PUR) 3.3
19. Mike Greenfield (NWEST) 3.0
20. Keith Jones (IL) 2.9
Rushing Touchdowns
1. Lorenzo White* (MIST) 16
2. Jamie Morris* (MI) 14
3. Darrell Thompson (MN) 13
4. Anthony Thompson* (IN) 12
5. Marvin Artley (WI) 9
6. Darren Myles (PUR) 8
7. Mike Greenfield (NWEST) 6
  Kevin Harmon (IA) 6
  Rickey Foggie (MN) 6
10. David Hudson (IA) 5
  Demetrius Brown* (MI) 5
12. Byron Sanders (NWEST) 4
  Bobby McAllister* (MIST) 4
  Tom Tupa (OHST) 4
  Dave Schnell* (IN) 4
  Carlos Snow (OHST) 4
  Richard Bass (IA) 4
18. Michael Taylor* (MI) 3
  Blake Ezor* (MIST) 3
  Fred Owens (WI) 3
  Jaymes Bryant (OHST) 3
  Allen Jefferson* (MI) 3
Receptions
1. Ernie Jones* (IN) 66
2. Quinn Early (IA) 61
3. Anthony Hardy (PUR) 58
4. Darryl Usher (IL) 43
  Marv Cook (IA) 43
6. Calvin Williams (PUR) 42
7. George Jones (NWEST) 40
8. Jerry Chaney (PUR) 39
9. Andre Rison* (MIST) 34
10. Anthony Williams (IL) 33
11. Tim Jorden* (IN) 31
12. Everett Ross (OHST) 29
  Travis Watkins (IA) 29
  Kevin Harmon (IA) 29
15. Vince Workman (OHST) 26
  Anthony Thompson* (IN) 26
  Randy McClellan (NWEST) 26
  Alex Higdon (OHST) 26
19. Brad Schumacher (PUR) 23
20. George Cooper (OHST) 22
  Mike Flagg (IA) 22
  Craig Otto (MN) 22
Receiving Yards
1. Ernie Jones* (IN) 1265
2. Quinn Early (IA) 978
3. Andre Rison* (MIST) 785
4. Marv Cook (IA) 760
5. Anthony Hardy (PUR) 723
  Darryl Usher (IL) 723
7. George Jones (NWEST) 668
8. Calvin Williams (PUR) 585
  Everett Ross (OHST) 585
10. Greg McMurtry* (MI) 474
11. Travis Watkins (IA) 462
12. Mike Flagg (IA) 375
13. Randy McClellan (NWEST) 373
14. Vince Workman (OHST) 354
15. Tim Jorden* (IN) 351
16. John Kolesar* (MI) 331
17. James Gordon (IL) 329
18. Craig Otto (MN) 309
19. Anthony Williams (IL) 303
20. Jerry Chaney (PUR) 276
Receiving Yards Per Reception
1. Andre Rison* (MIST) 23.1
2. Everett Ross (OHST) 20.2
3. Ernie Jones* (IN) 19.2
4. Marv Cook (IA) 17.7
5. Darryl Usher (IL) 16.8
6. George Jones (NWEST) 16.7
7. Quinn Early (IA) 16.0
8. Travis Watkins (IA) 15.9
9. Randy McClellan (NWEST) 14.3
10. Craig Otto (MN) 14.0
11. Calvin Williams (PUR) 13.9
12. Vince Workman (OHST) 13.6
13. Anthony Hardy (PUR) 12.5
14. Tim Jorden* (IN) 11.3
15. Keith Jones (IL) 10.1
16. Alex Higdon (OHST) 9.7
17. Brad Schumacher (PUR) 9.7
18. George Cooper (OHST) 9.4
19. Anthony Thompson* (IN) 9.3
20. Anthony Williams (IL) 9.2
Receiving Touchdowns
1. Ernie Jones* (IN) 13
2. Quinn Early (IA) 10
3. Calvin Williams (PUR) 6
4. Everett Ross (OHST) 5
  Andre Rison* (MIST) 5
  Greg McMurtry* (MI) 5
7. Randy McClellan (NWEST) 4
  Darryl Usher (IL) 4
  Travis Watkins (IA) 4
  John Kolesar* (MI) 4
11. James Gordon (IL) 3
  Craig Otto (MN) 3
  Anthony Hardy (PUR) 3
14. Marv Cook (IA) 2
  Jay Koch (OHST) 2
  Gary Couch (MN) 2
  Anthony Williams (IL) 2
  Craig Clark (IA) 2
  Brad Schumacher (PUR) 2
  Chris Gaiters (MN) 2
  Carlos Snow (OHST) 2
  Jason Bruce (MN) 2
  George Jones (NWEST) 2
  David Hudson (IA) 2
Plays From Scrimmage
1. Lorenzo White* (MIST) 369
2. Jamie Morris* (MI) 301
3. Anthony Thompson* (IN) 283
4. Darrell Thompson (MN) 230
5. Byron Sanders (NWEST) 190
6. James Medlock (PUR) 186
7. Kevin Harmon (IA) 168
8. Marvin Artley (WI) 150
9. Vince Workman (OHST) 144
10. Mike Greenfield (NWEST) 142
11. Bobby McAllister* (MIST) 136
12. Blake Ezor* (MIST) 133
13. Keith Jones (IL) 131
14. David Hudson (IA) 122
15. Rickey Foggie (MN) 121
16. Darren Myles (PUR) 117
17. Tony Lowery (WI) 114
  Stanley Davenport (NWEST) 114
19. Jarrod Bunch* (MI) 110
20. George Cooper (OHST) 108
  Carlos Snow (OHST) 108
Yards From Scrimmage
1. Jamie Morris* (MI) 1825
2. Lorenzo White* (MIST) 1687
3. Ernie Jones* (IN) 1278
4. Darrell Thompson (MN) 1268
5. Anthony Thompson* (IN) 1256
6. Quinn Early (IA) 978
7. Marvin Artley (WI) 968
8. Kevin Harmon (IA) 916
9. Vince Workman (OHST) 824
10. Byron Sanders (NWEST) 805
11. Andre Rison* (MIST) 778
12. Marv Cook (IA) 760
13. Anthony Hardy (PUR) 720
14. James Medlock (PUR) 717
  Darryl Usher (IL) 717
16. George Jones (NWEST) 689
17. Blake Ezor* (MIST) 617
18. Rickey Foggie (MN) 591
19. Everett Ross (OHST) 590
20. Calvin Williams (PUR) 585
Touchdowns From Scrimmage
1. Lorenzo White* (MIST) 16
2. Jamie Morris* (MI) 15
3. Darrell Thompson (MN) 13
  Ernie Jones* (IN) 13
5. Anthony Thompson* (IN) 12
6. Quinn Early (IA) 10
7. Marvin Artley (WI) 9
8. Darren Myles (PUR) 8
9. Kevin Harmon (IA) 7
  David Hudson (IA) 7
11. Calvin Williams (PUR) 6
  Carlos Snow (OHST) 6
  Mike Greenfield (NWEST) 6
  Rickey Foggie (MN) 6
15. Everett Ross (OHST) 5
  Andre Rison* (MIST) 5
  Demetrius Brown* (MI) 5
  Greg McMurtry* (MI) 5
19. Tom Tupa (OHST) 4
  Bobby McAllister* (MIST) 4
  Dave Schnell* (IN) 4
  Randy McClellan (NWEST) 4
  Richard Bass (IA) 4
  Travis Watkins (IA) 4
  Byron Sanders (NWEST) 4
  John Kolesar* (MI) 4
  Darryl Usher (IL) 4
Total Plays
1. Lorenzo White* (MIST) 357
2. Mike Greenfield (NWEST) 341
3. Chuck Hartlieb (IA) 340
4. Tom Tupa (OHST) 314
5. Rickey Foggie (MN) 296
6. Jamie Morris* (MI) 282
7. Bobby McAllister* (MIST) 275
8. Dave Schnell* (IN) 266
9. Anthony Thompson* (IN) 257
10. Doug Downing (PUR) 253
11. Scott Mohr (IL) 242
12. Demetrius Brown* (MI) 236
13. Darrell Thompson (MN) 224
14. Tony Lowery (WI) 203
15. Byron Sanders (NWEST) 187
  Shawn McCarthy (PUR) 187
17. James Medlock (PUR) 175
18. Dave Kramme* (IN) 150
19. Marvin Artley (WI) 148
20. Kevin Harmon (IA) 139
Total Yards
1. Chuck Hartlieb (IA) 2717
2. Tom Tupa (OHST) 1831
3. Rickey Foggie (MN) 1823
4. Dave Schnell* (IN) 1762
5. Jamie Morris* (MI) 1703
6. Mike Greenfield (NWEST) 1690
7. Lorenzo White* (MIST) 1572
8. Bobby McAllister* (MIST) 1469
9. Demetrius Brown* (MI) 1355
10. Scott Mohr (IL) 1298
11. Darrell Thompson (MN) 1229
12. Doug Downing (PUR) 1090
13. Shawn McCarthy (PUR) 1035
14. Anthony Thompson* (IN) 1014
15. Marvin Artley (WI) 955
16. Tony Lowery (WI) 851
17. Byron Sanders (NWEST) 778
18. Dave Kramme* (IN) 769
19. Kevin Harmon (IA) 668
20. Blake Ezor* (MIST) 641
Total Touchdowns
1. Chuck Hartlieb (IA) 20
2. Dave Schnell* (IN) 17
3. Lorenzo White* (MIST) 16
  Tom Tupa (OHST) 16
  Demetrius Brown* (MI) 16
6. Rickey Foggie (MN) 14
  Jamie Morris* (MI) 14
8. Darrell Thompson (MN) 13
9. Anthony Thompson* (IN) 12
  Mike Greenfield (NWEST) 12
11. Bobby McAllister* (MIST) 10
12. Marvin Artley (WI) 9
13. Darren Myles (PUR) 8
14. Scott Mohr (IL) 7
15. Doug Downing (PUR) 6
  Kevin Harmon (IA) 6
17. David Hudson (IA) 5
  Shawn McCarthy (PUR) 5
  Dave Kramme* (IN) 5
20. Byron Sanders (NWEST) 4
  Michael Taylor* (MI) 4
  Carlos Snow (OHST) 4
  Richard Bass (IA) 4
  Dan McGwire (IA) 4