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1995 Big Ten Conference Year Summary

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Record: 71-53-5, .570 W-L% (3rd of 11) (Schedule and Results)

SRS: 11.20 (1st of 11) ▪ SOS: 8.81 (1st of 11)

Conference Champion: Northwestern

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

Standings

Overall Conference Pts/G SRS
School W L T Pct W L T Pct Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
Northwestern 10 2 0 .833 8 0 0 1.000 25.9 15.1 19.60 9.27
Ohio State 11 2 0 .846 7 1 0 .875 36.5 16.9 23.75 8.60
Penn State 9 3 0 .750 5 3 0 .625 33.3 21.6 17.86 8.28
Michigan 9 4 0 .692 5 3 0 .625 26.0 17.2 16.14 8.29
Michigan State 6 5 1 .542 4 3 1 .563 23.9 28.2 7.68 9.27
Iowa 8 4 0 .667 4 4 0 .500 30.7 21.6 11.21 4.79
Illinois 5 5 1 .500 3 4 1 .438 17.5 18.0 8.85 9.31
Wisconsin 4 5 2 .455 3 4 1 .438 21.4 23.0 8.12 9.94
Purdue 4 6 1 .409 2 5 1 .313 25.6 24.5 9.58 9.86
Minnesota 3 8 0 .273 1 7 0 .125 24.7 33.5 2.23 9.05
Indiana 2 9 0 .182 0 8 0 .000 14.5 29.6 -1.82 10.28

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 8/29 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 Final
Ohio State 12 10 9 10 8 7 5 4 4 4 4 2 2 2 5 4 6
Northwestern       25     25 14 11 8 6 5 5 4 3 3 8
Penn State 4 4 4 7 6 6 12 20 19 16 12 19 19 14 15 15 13
Michigan 14 13 11 11 9 8 7 11 10 9 7 13 12 18 14 14 17
Iowa               23 18 25             25
Illinois   25                              
Wisconsin 21 21         22 21 24                

6 Bowl Games

Date Bowl Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
1996-01-01 Citrus Bowl Tennessee 20 Ohio State 14 Citrus Bowl (Orlando, FL)
1996-01-01 Hall of Fame Bowl Penn State 43 Auburn 14 Hall of Fame Bowl (Tampa, FL)
1996-01-01 Rose Bowl Southern California 41 Northwestern 32 Rose Bowl (Pasadena, CA)
1995-12-29 Independence Bowl Louisiana State 45 Michigan State 26 Independence Bowl (Shreveport, LA)
1995-12-29 Sun Bowl Iowa 38 Washington 18 Sun Bowl (El Paso, TX)
1995-12-28 Alamo Bowl Texas A&M 22 Michigan 20 Alamo Bowl (San Antonio, TX)

Conference Leaders

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Pass Completion Percentage

1. Darrell Bevell (Wisconsin) 65.0
2. Bobby Hoying* (Ohio State) 61.9
3. Tony Banks* (Michigan State) 60.5
4. Cory Sauter (Minnesota) 60.4
5. Rick Trefzger (Purdue) 59.1
6. Matt Sherman (Iowa) 58.7
7. Wally Richardson (Penn State) 57.6
8. Brian Griese (Michigan) 54.9
9. Steve Schnur* (Northwestern) 54.9
10. Chris Dittoe (Indiana) 52.0

Adjusted Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. Bobby Hoying* (Ohio State) 9.7
2. Matt Sherman (Iowa) 7.6
3. Cory Sauter (Minnesota) 7.0
4. Darrell Bevell (Wisconsin) 6.9
5. Wally Richardson (Penn State) 6.8
6. Steve Schnur* (Northwestern) 6.6
7. Tony Banks* (Michigan State) 6.2
8. Rick Trefzger (Purdue) 6.2
9. Brian Griese (Michigan) 5.6
10. Chris Dittoe (Indiana) 5.1

Passing Efficiency Rating

1. Bobby Hoying* (Ohio State) 163.4
2. Matt Sherman (Iowa) 140.1
3. Darrell Bevell (Wisconsin) 137.8
4. Cory Sauter (Minnesota) 134.9
5. Tony Banks* (Michigan State) 128.4
6. Wally Richardson (Penn State) 126.9
7. Rick Trefzger (Purdue) 122.4
8. Steve Schnur* (Northwestern) 120.3
9. Brian Griese (Michigan) 117.9
10. Chris Dittoe (Indiana) 103.0

Receiving Yards Per Reception

1. Terry Glenn* (Ohio State) 22.0
2. Brian Alford (Purdue) 20.2
3. Mercury Hayes (Michigan) 19.3
4. D'Wayne Bates* (Northwestern) 18.1
5. Tim Dwight (Iowa) 18.0
6. Buster Tillman* (Ohio State) 17.9
7. Tutu Atwell (Minnesota) 17.9
8. Tony Simmons (Wisconsin) 17.4
9. Muhsin Muhammad* (Michigan State) 17.3
10. Bobby Engram (Penn State) 17.2

Total Yards Per Play

1. Bobby Hoying* (Ohio State) 8.2

Kickoff Return Touchdowns

1. Derrick Mason* (Michigan State) 2

Interception Return Touchdowns

1. Tom Knight (Iowa) 2
  Plez Atkins (Iowa) 2