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2002 Big Ten Conference Year Summary

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Record*: 82-59, .582 W-L% (1st of 12) (Schedule and Results)
*W-L-T adjusted to 73-59 by NCAA.

SRS: 5.88 (4th of 12) ▪ SOS: 3.42 (4th of 12)

Conference Champion: Iowa and Ohio State

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

Standings

Overall Conference Pts/G SRS
School W L Pct W L Pct Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
Ohio State 14 0 1.000 8 0 1.000 29.3 13.1 18.13 3.99
Iowa 11 2 .846 8 0 1.000 37.2 19.7 15.94 2.87
Michigan 10 3 .769 6 2 .750 27.8 20.4 13.44 6.82
Penn State 9 4 .692 5 3 .625 34.3 17.5 14.59 3.98 W-L-T adjusted to 0-4 by NCAA.
Purdue 7 6 .538 4 4 .500 29.7 22.2 7.59 2.44
Illinois 5 7 .417 4 4 .500 28.8 25.6 2.56 2.89
Minnesota 8 5 .615 3 5 .375 28.9 24.5 5.02 1.17
Wisconsin 8 6 .571 2 6 .250 26.6 23.0 8.55 4.77
Michigan State 4 8 .333 2 6 .250 26.3 33.2 -2.67 3.09
Indiana 3 9 .250 1 7 .125 21.5 37.1 -10.42 2.25
Northwestern 3 9 .250 1 7 .125 22.7 41.1 -8.05 3.36

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 8/26 9/2 9/8 9/15 9/22 9/29 10/6 10/13 10/20 10/27 11/3 11/10 11/17 11/24 12/1 12/8 Final
Ohio State 13 10 8 6 6 6 5 5 4 4 6 3 2 2 2 2 2 1
Iowa             24 17 15 13 9 6 6 5 4 3 3 8
Michigan 12 13 7 7 14 14 14 13 11 8 15 13 12 12 12 13 12 9
Penn State 24 24     15 12 20 15 20 18 20 19 16 15 11 10 10 16
Michigan State 18 18 15 15                            
Minnesota                   25 23              
Wisconsin 25   25 22 22 21 19 23                    

7 Bowl Games

Date Bowl Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
2003-01-03 Fiesta Bowl Ohio State 31 Miami (FL) 24 Fiesta Bowl (Tempe, AZ)
2003-01-02 Orange Bowl Southern California 38 Iowa 17 Orange Bowl (Miami, FL)
2003-01-01 Capital One Bowl Auburn 13 Penn State 9 Capital One Bowl (Orlando, FL)
2003-01-01 Outback Bowl Michigan 38 Florida 30 Outback Bowl (Tampa, FL)
2002-12-31 Sun Bowl Purdue 34 Washington 24 Sun Bowl (El Paso, TX)
2002-12-30 Music City Bowl Minnesota 29 Arkansas 14 Music City Bowl (Nashville, TN)
2002-12-28 Alamo Bowl Wisconsin 31 Colorado 28 Alamo Bowl (San Antonio, TX)

Conference Leaders

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Pass Completions

1. John Navarre* (MI) 248
2. Jon Beutjer (IL) 193
  Jon Beutjer (IL) 193
4. Kyle Orton* (PUR) 192
5. Brett Basanez (NWEST) 190
6. Zack Mills* (PAST) 188
7. Brad Banks* (IA) 170
8. Asad Abdul-Khaliq* (MN) 165
9. Gibran Hamdan (IN) 152
10. Craig Krenzel* (OHST) 148

Pass Attempts

1. John Navarre* (MI) 448
2. Zack Mills* (PAST) 333
3. Jon Beutjer (IL) 327
  Jon Beutjer (IL) 327
5. Brett Basanez (NWEST) 325
6. Kyle Orton* (PUR) 317
7. Asad Abdul-Khaliq* (MN) 315
8. Brad Banks* (IA) 294
9. Gibran Hamdan (IN) 293
10. Craig Krenzel* (OHST) 249

Pass Completion Percentage

1. Kyle Orton* (PUR) 60.6
2. Craig Krenzel* (OHST) 59.4
3. Jon Beutjer (IL) 59.0
  Jon Beutjer (IL) 59.0
5. Brett Basanez (NWEST) 58.5
6. Brad Banks* (IA) 57.8
7. Zack Mills* (PAST) 56.5
8. Jeff Smoker (MIST) 56.2
9. John Navarre* (MI) 55.4
10. Brooks Bollinger* (WI) 53.5

Passing Yards

1. John Navarre* (MI) 2905
2. Brad Banks* (IA) 2573
3. Jon Beutjer (IL) 2511
  Jon Beutjer (IL) 2511
5. Zack Mills* (PAST) 2417
6. Kyle Orton* (PUR) 2257
7. Brett Basanez (NWEST) 2204
8. Asad Abdul-Khaliq* (MN) 2190
9. Gibran Hamdan (IN) 2115
10. Craig Krenzel* (OHST) 2110

Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. Brad Banks* (IA) 8.8
2. Craig Krenzel* (OHST) 8.5
3. Jeff Smoker (MIST) 7.8
4. Jon Beutjer (IL) 7.7
  Jon Beutjer (IL) 7.7
6. Zack Mills* (PAST) 7.3
7. Gibran Hamdan (IN) 7.2
8. Brooks Bollinger* (WI) 7.2
9. Kyle Orton* (PUR) 7.1
10. Asad Abdul-Khaliq* (MN) 7.0

Adjusted Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. Brad Banks* (IA) 9.8
2. Craig Krenzel* (OHST) 8.2
3. Brooks Bollinger* (WI) 7.6
4. Jon Beutjer (IL) 7.4
  Jon Beutjer (IL) 7.4
6. Zack Mills* (PAST) 6.9
7. Jeff Smoker (MIST) 6.9
8. John Navarre* (MI) 6.7
9. Kyle Orton* (PUR) 6.7
10. Asad Abdul-Khaliq* (MN) 6.6

Passing Touchdowns

1. Brad Banks* (IA) 26
2. Jon Beutjer (IL) 21
  John Navarre* (MI) 21
  Jon Beutjer (IL) 21
5. Asad Abdul-Khaliq* (MN) 19
6. Zack Mills* (PAST) 17
7. Brooks Bollinger* (WI) 14
8. Kyle Orton* (PUR) 13
  Jeff Smoker (MIST) 13
10. Craig Krenzel* (OHST) 12

Passing Interceptions

1. Gibran Hamdan (IN) 14
2. Jon Beutjer (IL) 11
  Jon Beutjer (IL) 11
  Asad Abdul-Khaliq* (MN) 11
5. Jeff Smoker (MIST) 10
  Zack Mills* (PAST) 10
7. Kyle Orton* (PUR) 9
8. John Navarre* (MI) 7
  Tommy Jones (IN) 7
  Brett Basanez (NWEST) 7
  Craig Krenzel* (OHST) 7

Passing Efficiency Rating

1. Brad Banks* (IA) 157.1
2. Craig Krenzel* (OHST) 140.9
3. Jon Beutjer (IL) 138.0
  Jon Beutjer (IL) 138.0
5. Jeff Smoker (MIST) 133.4
6. Brooks Bollinger* (WI) 129.3
7. Zack Mills* (PAST) 128.3
8. Kyle Orton* (PUR) 128.2
9. Asad Abdul-Khaliq* (MN) 123.7
10. John Navarre* (MI) 122.2

Rush Attempts

1. Anthony Davis* (WI) 300
2. Antoineo Harris (IL) 278
3. Larry Johnson* (PAST) 271
4. Chris Perry* (MI) 267
5. Joey Harris* (PUR) 250
6. Terry Jackson II* (MN) 239
7. Maurice Clarett* (OHST) 222
8. Fred Russell* (IA) 220
9. Jason Wright (NWEST) 219
10. Thomas Tapeh* (MN) 181

Rushing Yards

1. Larry Johnson* (PAST) 2087
2. Anthony Davis* (WI) 1555
3. Antoineo Harris (IL) 1330
4. Terry Jackson II* (MN) 1317
5. Fred Russell* (IA) 1264
6. Maurice Clarett* (OHST) 1237
7. Jason Wright (NWEST) 1234
8. Joey Harris* (PUR) 1115
9. Chris Perry* (MI) 1110
10. Thomas Tapeh* (MN) 906

Rushing Yards Per Attempt

1. Larry Johnson* (PAST) 7.7
2. Jermelle Lewis* (IA) 5.8
3. Fred Russell* (IA) 5.7
4. Jason Wright (NWEST) 5.6
5. Maurice Clarett* (OHST) 5.6
6. Terry Jackson II* (MN) 5.5
7. Brandon Jones* (PUR) 5.3
8. Anthony Davis* (WI) 5.2
9. B.J. Askew* (MI) 5.2
10. Dwayne Smith* (WI) 5.0

Rushing Touchdowns

1. Larry Johnson* (PAST) 20
2. Maurice Clarett* (OHST) 16
3. Chris Perry* (MI) 14
4. Anthony Davis* (WI) 13
5. Jason Wright (NWEST) 12
6. Jerod Void* (PUR) 10
7. Yamar Washington (IN) 9
  Fred Russell* (IA) 9
9. Brooks Bollinger* (WI) 8
  Joey Harris* (PUR) 8
  Jermelle Lewis* (IA) 8
  Antoineo Harris (IL) 8
  Thomas Tapeh* (MN) 8

Receptions

1. Taylor Stubblefield* (PUR) 77
2. John Standeford* (PUR) 75
3. Charles Rogers (MIST) 68
4. Braylon Edwards* (MI) 67
5. Brandon Lloyd (IL) 65
6. Michael Jenkins* (OHST) 61
7. Courtney Roby (IN) 59
8. Jon Schweighardt (NWEST) 58
9. Walter Young (IL) 56
10. Glenn Johnson (IN) 53
  Bennie Joppru* (MI) 53

Receiving Yards

1. Charles Rogers (MIST) 1351
2. John Standeford* (PUR) 1307
3. Michael Jenkins* (OHST) 1076
4. Courtney Roby (IN) 1039
5. Braylon Edwards* (MI) 1035
6. Brandon Lloyd (IL) 1010
7. Maurice Brown* (IA) 966
8. Bryant Johnson* (PAST) 917
9. Jonathan Orr* (WI) 842
10. Glenn Johnson (IN) 837

Receiving Yards Per Reception

1. Aaron Hosack* (MN) 22.4
2. Maurice Brown* (IA) 20.1
3. Charles Rogers (MIST) 19.9
4. Bryant Johnson* (PAST) 19.1
5. Jonathan Orr* (WI) 17.9
6. Michael Jenkins* (OHST) 17.6
7. Courtney Roby (IN) 17.6
8. John Standeford* (PUR) 17.4
9. Dallas Clark* (IA) 17.3
10. Tony Johnson* (PAST) 16.1

Receiving Touchdowns

1. Charles Rogers (MIST) 13
  John Standeford* (PUR) 13
3. Maurice Brown* (IA) 11
4. Braylon Edwards* (MI) 10
5. C.J. Jones* (IA) 9
  Brandon Lloyd (IL) 9
7. Jonathan Orr* (WI) 8
8. Ben Utecht* (MN) 6
  Michael Jenkins* (OHST) 6
  Walter Young (IL) 6

Plays From Scrimmage

1. Larry Johnson* (PAST) 312
2. Anthony Davis* (WI) 306
3. Antoineo Harris (IL) 294
4. Chris Perry* (MI) 281
5. Joey Harris* (PUR) 262
6. Jason Wright (NWEST) 246
  Terry Jackson II* (MN) 246
8. Maurice Clarett* (OHST) 234
9. Fred Russell* (IA) 221
10. Yamar Washington (IN) 189

Yards From Scrimmage

1. Larry Johnson* (PAST) 2436
2. Anthony Davis* (WI) 1603
3. Jason Wright (NWEST) 1500
4. Antoineo Harris (IL) 1459
5. Charles Rogers (MIST) 1425
6. Terry Jackson II* (MN) 1347
7. Maurice Clarett* (OHST) 1341
8. John Standeford* (PUR) 1307
9. Joey Harris* (PUR) 1300
10. Fred Russell* (IA) 1275

Touchdowns From Scrimmage

1. Larry Johnson* (PAST) 23
2. Maurice Clarett* (OHST) 18
3. Chris Perry* (MI) 14
4. John Standeford* (PUR) 13
  Charles Rogers (MIST) 13
  Anthony Davis* (WI) 13
7. Jason Wright (NWEST) 12
8. Maurice Brown* (IA) 11
9. Thomas Tapeh* (MN) 10
  Braylon Edwards* (MI) 10
  Jerod Void* (PUR) 10

Total Plays

1. John Navarre* (MI) 488
2. Zack Mills* (PAST) 420
3. Brooks Bollinger* (WI) 405
4. Asad Abdul-Khaliq* (MN) 401
5. Brett Basanez (NWEST) 392
6. Brad Banks* (IA) 375
7. Craig Krenzel* (OHST) 374
8. Jon Beutjer (IL) 371
  Jon Beutjer (IL) 371
10. Kyle Orton* (PUR) 360

Total Yards

1. Brad Banks* (IA) 2996
2. John Navarre* (MI) 2889
3. Zack Mills* (PAST) 2618
4. Jon Beutjer (IL) 2518
  Jon Beutjer (IL) 2518
6. Asad Abdul-Khaliq* (MN) 2512
7. Craig Krenzel* (OHST) 2478
8. Kyle Orton* (PUR) 2304
9. Brett Basanez (NWEST) 2300
10. Brooks Bollinger* (WI) 2224

Total Touchdowns

1. Brad Banks* (IA) 31
2. Asad Abdul-Khaliq* (MN) 24
3. John Navarre* (MI) 23
  Jon Beutjer (IL) 23
  Jon Beutjer (IL) 23
6. Brooks Bollinger* (WI) 22
7. Larry Johnson* (PAST) 20
  Zack Mills* (PAST) 20
9. Maurice Clarett* (OHST) 16
10. Craig Krenzel* (OHST) 15

Touchdowns

1. Larry Johnson* (PAST) 23
2. Maurice Clarett* (OHST) 18
3. Chris Perry* (MI) 14
4. Anthony Davis* (WI) 13
  Jason Wright (NWEST) 13
  John Standeford* (PUR) 13
  Charles Rogers (MIST) 13
8. Maurice Brown* (IA) 11
9. C.J. Jones* (IA) 10
  Jermelle Lewis* (IA) 10
  Braylon Edwards* (MI) 10
  Thomas Tapeh* (MN) 10
  Jerod Void* (PUR) 10

Points

1. David Rayner (MIST) 64
2. Phillip Brabbs* (MI) 18
3. Jon Beutjer (IL) 14
4. Dave Underwood* (MI) 6
  Jared Clauss* (IA) 6
  Kevin Worthy* (IA) 6
  Brent Grover* (PUR) 6
  Herana-Daze Jones (IN) 6
9. Belmonte (MIST) 2

Extra Point Attempts

1. Nate Kaeding* (IA) 58
2. Berin Lacevic* (PUR) 49
3. Mike Nugent* (OHST) 46
4. Robbie Gould* (PAST) 45
5. Dan Nystrom* (MN) 42
6. Peter Christofilakos (IL) 40
7. David Rayner (MIST) 35
  Dave Rayner (MIST) 35
9. Mike Allen* (WI) 30
10. David Wasielewski (NWEST) 28
  Bryan Robertson (IN) 28

Extra Points Made

1. Nate Kaeding* (IA) 57
2. Berin Lacevic* (PUR) 48
3. Mike Nugent* (OHST) 45
4. Robbie Gould* (PAST) 42
  Dan Nystrom* (MN) 42
6. Peter Christofilakos (IL) 40
7. David Rayner (MIST) 34
  Dave Rayner (MIST) 34
9. Mike Allen* (WI) 30
10. David Wasielewski (NWEST) 26

Field Goal Attempts

1. Mike Nugent* (OHST) 28
2. Nate Kaeding* (IA) 24
3. Robbie Gould* (PAST) 22
4. Dan Nystrom* (MN) 21
5. Mike Allen* (WI) 19
  Berin Lacevic* (PUR) 19
7. David Wasielewski (NWEST) 18
8. Dave Rayner (MIST) 16
  David Rayner (MIST) 16
10. Bryan Robertson (IN) 13

Field Goals Made

1. Mike Nugent* (OHST) 25
2. Nate Kaeding* (IA) 21
3. Dan Nystrom* (MN) 20
4. Robbie Gould* (PAST) 17
5. Mike Allen* (WI) 12
6. David Wasielewski (NWEST) 10
  Dave Rayner (MIST) 10
  Berin Lacevic* (PUR) 10
  David Rayner (MIST) 10
10. Peter Christofilakos (IL) 9
  Bryan Robertson (IN) 9

Field Goal Percentage

1. David Rayner (MIST) 62.5

Punts

1. R.J. Morse* (WI) 74
2. Adam Finley* (MI) 69
3. Jason Daily (MIST) 66
  Brian Huffman (NWEST) 66
5. Brent Slaton* (PUR) 63
6. Andy Groom* (OHST) 60
7. Ryan Hamre (IN) 58
8. Preston Gruening* (MN) 57
9. David Bradley* (IA) 53
10. David Royer* (PAST) 50

Punting Yards

1. Adam Finley* (MI) 2909
2. R.J. Morse* (WI) 2765
3. Brian Huffman (NWEST) 2737
4. Andy Groom* (OHST) 2697
5. Jason Daily (MIST) 2668
6. Brent Slaton* (PUR) 2485
7. Preston Gruening* (MN) 2282
8. Ryan Hamre (IN) 2214
9. David Bradley* (IA) 2093
10. David Royer* (PAST) 2053

Punt Returns

1. Bryant Johnson* (PAST) 41
2. Danny Upchurch* (MN) 40
3. Jim Leonhard* (WI) 36
4. Chris Gamble* (OHST) 35
5. Ziehl Kavanaght (MIST) 33
6. Anthony Chambers* (PUR) 28
  Julius Curry* (MI) 28
8. Ed Hinkel* (IA) 27
9. Glenn Johnson (IN) 25
10. Eugene Wilson (IL) 23

Punt Return Yards

1. Bryant Johnson* (PAST) 528
2. Jim Leonhard* (WI) 434
3. Ed Hinkel* (IA) 324
4. Julius Curry* (MI) 302
5. Chris Gamble* (OHST) 293
6. Ziehl Kavanaght (MIST) 287
  Danny Upchurch* (MN) 287
8. Anthony Chambers* (PUR) 281
9. Eugene Wilson (IL) 270
10. Glenn Johnson (IN) 163

Punt Return Touchdowns

1. Jermaine Mays* (MN) 2

Kickoff Returns

1. A.C. Carter (IN) 36
2. Brandon Williams* (WI) 32
3. Jaren Hayes (MIST) 31
4. Jeremy Lesueur* (MI) 26
5. C.J. Jones* (IA) 19
  Maurice Hall* (OHST) 19
7. Jermaine Mays* (MN) 18
  Jeff Backes (NWEST) 18
  Jason Wright (NWEST) 18
10. Morris Virgil (IL) 16

Kickoff Return Yards

1. A.C. Carter (IN) 732
2. Brandon Williams* (WI) 670
3. Jaren Hayes (MIST) 585
4. Jeremy Lesueur* (MI) 583
5. Jason Wright (NWEST) 513
6. C.J. Jones* (IA) 506
7. Jeff Backes (NWEST) 472
8. Maurice Hall* (OHST) 434
9. Jermelle Lewis* (IA) 360
10. Jermaine Mays* (MN) 352

Interceptions

1. Jim Leonhard* (WI) 11
2. B.J. Tucker* (WI) 5
3. Derek Pagel* (IA) 4
  Chris Gamble* (OHST) 4
  Raheem Covington (NWEST) 4
  Jovon Johnson* (IA) 4
  Shawn Mayer* (PAST) 4
  Bryan Scott* (PAST) 4
  Thomas Wright (MIST) 4
10. Dustin Fox* (OHST) 3
  Jason Harmon (MIST) 3
  Marlin Jackson* (MI) 3
  Damien Jones (IN) 3
  Niko Koutouvides* (PUR) 3
  Grant Steen* (IA) 3
  Jacques Reeves* (PUR) 3
  Justin Isom* (MN) 3

Interception Return Yards

1. Jim Leonhard* (WI) 115
2. Thomas Wright (MIST) 91
3. Derek Pagel* (IA) 89
4. Rich Gardner* (PAST) 86
5. Mike Doss* (OHST) 80
6. Jovon Johnson* (IA) 71
7. B.J. Tucker* (WI) 67
8. Buster Larkins (IN) 59
9. Justin Isom* (MN) 54
10. Anwar Phillips* (PAST) 52

Interception Return Touchdowns

1. Rich Gardner* (PAST) 2