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1989 Big Ten Conference Year Summary

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Record: 57-57-0, .500 W-L% (1st of 10) (Schedule and Results)

SRS: 2.68 (5th of 10) ▪ SOS: 3.09 (4th of 10)

Conference Champion: Michigan

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

Standings

Overall Conference Pts/G SRS
School W L T Pct W L T Pct Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
Michigan 10 2 0 .833 8 0 0 1.000 27.9 15.3 17.70 5.61
Illinois 10 2 0 .833 7 1 0 .875 27.7 15.2 14.62 4.12
Michigan State 8 4 0 .667 6 2 0 .750 29.7 13.6 12.15 2.56
Ohio State 8 4 0 .667 6 2 0 .750 28.3 24.8 7.70 2.70
Minnesota 6 5 0 .545 4 4 0 .500 23.9 25.7 1.93 1.11
Indiana 5 6 0 .455 3 5 0 .375 26.3 23.8 1.66 0.48
Iowa 5 6 0 .455 3 5 0 .375 17.9 25.3 -1.98 3.02
Purdue 3 8 0 .273 2 6 0 .250 15.6 25.5 -3.96 4.77
Wisconsin 2 9 0 .182 1 7 0 .125 15.6 31.0 -8.67 4.05
Northwestern 0 11 0 .000 0 8 0 .000 21.9 45.2 -14.37 2.45

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 9/5 9/12 9/19 9/26 10/3 10/10 10/17 10/24 10/31 11/7 11/14 11/21 11/28 12/5 12/12 Final
Michigan 1 2 2 5 6 5 5 5 5 4 3 3 3 3 3 3 7
Illinois 22 11 10 20 20 18 16 13 8 8 8 12 11 10 11 11 10
Michigan State           24 21           25 22 22 22 16
Ohio State 25     25               22 20 21 21 21 24
Iowa 23   24                            

4 Bowl Games

Date Bowl Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
1990-01-01 Citrus Bowl Illinois 31 Virginia 21 Citrus Bowl (Orlando, FL)
1990-01-01 Hall of Fame Bowl Auburn 31 Ohio State 14 Hall of Fame Bowl (Tampa, FL)
1990-01-01 Rose Bowl Southern California 17 Michigan 10 Rose Bowl (Pasadena, CA)
1989-12-25 Aloha Bowl Michigan State 33 Hawaii 13 Aloha Bowl (Honolulu, HI)

Conference Leaders

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Pass Completion Percentage

1. Dan Enos* (Michigan State) 63.8
2. Jeff George* (Illinois) 62.7
3. Tim O'Brien (Northwestern) 62.0
4. Greg Frey* (Ohio State) 58.5
5. Matt Rodgers (Iowa) 57.1
6. Dave Schnell (Indiana) 56.6
7. Scott Schaffner (Minnesota) 53.2
8. Eric Hunter (Purdue) 51.1

Passing Yards

1. Jeff George* (Illinois) 2738
2. Matt Rodgers (Iowa) 2222
3. Tim O'Brien (Northwestern) 2218
4. Greg Frey* (Ohio State) 2132
5. Dan Enos* (Michigan State) 2066
6. Dave Schnell (Indiana) 1608
7. Scott Schaffner (Minnesota) 1373
8. Eric Hunter (Purdue) 1368
9. Michael Taylor* (Michigan) 1081
10. Elvis Grbac* (Michigan) 824

Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. Greg Frey* (Ohio State) 8.7
2. Dan Enos* (Michigan State) 8.6
3. Eric Hunter (Purdue) 7.7
4. Scott Schaffner (Minnesota) 7.2
5. Matt Rodgers (Iowa) 7.1
6. Jeff George* (Illinois) 7.1
7. Tim O'Brien (Northwestern) 6.6
8. Dave Schnell (Indiana) 6.2

Adjusted Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. Greg Frey* (Ohio State) 8.3
2. Eric Hunter (Purdue) 7.2
3. Dan Enos* (Michigan State) 7.1
4. Jeff George* (Illinois) 6.8
5. Scott Schaffner (Minnesota) 6.1
6. Matt Rodgers (Iowa) 6.0
7. Tim O'Brien (Northwestern) 5.5
8. Dave Schnell (Indiana) 5.1

Passing Efficiency Rating

1. Greg Frey* (Ohio State) 142.3
2. Dan Enos* (Michigan State) 138.4
3. Jeff George* (Illinois) 134.9
4. Eric Hunter (Purdue) 128.2
5. Tim O'Brien (Northwestern) 122.6
6. Matt Rodgers (Iowa) 121.2
7. Scott Schaffner (Minnesota) 117.6
8. Dave Schnell (Indiana) 107.9

Rushing Yards Per Attempt

1. Tony Boles* (Michigan) 6.4
2. Dante Lee* (Ohio State) 6.1
3. Tico Duckett* (Michigan State) 5.8
4. Scottie Graham* (Ohio State) 5.3
5. Carlos Snow* (Ohio State) 5.2
6. Nick Bell (Iowa) 5.2
7. Leroy Hoard* (Michigan) 5.1
8. Anthony Thompson (Indiana) 5.0
9. Blake Ezor* (Michigan State) 4.9
10. Robert Williams (Wisconsin) 4.8

Receiving Yards Per Reception

1. Jeff Graham* (Ohio State) 19.0
2. Courtney Hawkins* (Michigan State) 18.0
3. Shawn Wax* (Illinois) 17.9
4. Greg McMurtry* (Michigan) 17.3
5. Danan Hughes (Iowa) 16.8
6. Bobby Olive* (Ohio State) 16.5
7. Travis Watkins (Iowa) 16.2
8. Mike Bellamy* (Illinois) 15.7
9. Eddie Thomas (Indiana) 14.7
10. Pat Tingelhoff (Minnesota) 14.2

Punt Return Touchdowns

1. Mike Dumas (Indiana) 2