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1998 Big West Conference Year Summary

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Record: 30-37, .448 W-L% (8th of 11) (Schedule and Results)

SRS: -8.88 (10th of 11) ▪ SOS: -6.16 (10th of 11)

Conference Champion: Idaho

Ranked in Preseason AP Poll: 0
Ranked in Final AP Poll: 0

Standings

Overall Conference Pts/G SRS
School W L Pct W L Pct Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
Idaho 9 3 .750 4 1 .800 32.7 26.4 -3.37 -8.96
Nevada 6 5 .545 3 2 .600 33.7 28.7 -4.45 -6.54
North Texas 3 8 .273 3 2 .600 15.7 27.0 -12.45 -1.63
Boise State 6 5 .545 2 3 .400 29.9 31.8 -10.39 -9.94
Utah State 3 8 .273 2 3 .400 21.5 28.1 -11.00 -5.55
New Mexico State 3 8 .273 1 4 .200 30.1 38.5 -11.63 -4.36

1 Bowl Game

Date Bowl Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
1998-12-30 Humanitarian Bowl Idaho 42 Southern Mississippi 35 Humanitarian Bowl (Boise, ID)

Conference Leaders

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Pass Completion Percentage

1. David Neill (Nevada) 57.8
2. John Welsh (Idaho) 53.8
3. Bart Hendricks (Boise State) 53.8
4. Greg Robertson (Idaho) 52.6
5. Ty Houghtaling (New Mexico State) 48.7
6. Riley Jensen (Utah State) 47.9
7. Jeff Crosbie (Utah State) 45.1

Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. David Neill (Nevada) 9.4
2. John Welsh (Idaho) 7.6
3. Greg Robertson (Idaho) 7.2
4. Ty Houghtaling (New Mexico State) 6.8
5. Bart Hendricks (Boise State) 6.4
6. Riley Jensen (Utah State) 6.3
7. Jeff Crosbie (Utah State) 6.0

Adjusted Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. David Neill (Nevada) 10.0
2. Greg Robertson (Idaho) 6.5
3. Bart Hendricks (Boise State) 6.4
4. John Welsh (Idaho) 6.4
5. Ty Houghtaling (New Mexico State) 6.3
6. Jeff Crosbie (Utah State) 5.9
7. Riley Jensen (Utah State) 5.3

Passing Efficiency Rating

1. David Neill (Nevada) 159.8
2. John Welsh (Idaho) 126.8
3. Greg Robertson (Idaho) 125.4
4. Ty Houghtaling (New Mexico State) 121.7
5. Bart Hendricks (Boise State) 119.0
6. Riley Jensen (Utah State) 106.6
7. Jeff Crosbie (Utah State) 105.8

Receiving Yards Per Reception

1. Trevor Insley (Nevada) 17.7
2. David Burr (Nevada) 16.7
3. David Patterson (New Mexico State) 16.5
4. Ryan Prestimonico (Idaho) 15.9
5. Aaron Jones (Utah State) 15.6
6. Ryan Shaw (New Mexico State) 15.6
7. Darin Higgins (Nevada) 15.2
8. Broderick McGrew (North Texas) 15.1
9. Corey Nelson (Boise State) 15.0
10. Geoff Noisy (Nevada) 14.9

Total Yards Per Play

1. David Neill (Nevada) 8.2