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1978 Independent Leaders

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Record: 189-176-5, .518 W-L% (5th of 14) (Schedule and Results)

SRS: -0.20 (7th of 14) ▪ SOS: -0.60 (7th of 14)

Ranked in Preseason AP Poll:(Florida State, Notre Dame, Penn State and Pittsburgh)
Ranked in Final AP Poll:(Notre Dame and Penn State)

Conference Leaders

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Pass Completions

1. Joe Montana (NDAME) 141
2. Rick Trocano* (PITT) 138
3. Chuck Fusina (PAST) 137
4. Jeff Duva (HI) 113
5. Brian Broomell (TEMP) 112
6. Dave Ziebart (AF) 109
7. Roch Hontas (TLN) 108
  Jimmy Jordan (FLST) 108
9. Dutch Hoffman (WV) 105
  Jordan Case (NTX) 105
11. Peter Colombo (HC) 103
  Earle Mulrane (ARMY) 103
13. John Marzo (COLG) 100
14. Wally Woodham (FLST) 98
15. Mike Kelley (GATECH) 96
16. Bob Hering* (RUT) 88
17. Kenny Philibert (NWST) 85
18. Kirby Arceneaux (LAMON) 79
19. Bob Lesczynski (NAVY) 77
20. Tom Rozantz (WMMARY) 72
  Doug Robertson (NVLV) 72

Pass Attempts

1. Rick Trocano* (PITT) 283
2. Joe Montana (NDAME) 260
3. Chuck Fusina (PAST) 242
4. Dave Ziebart (AF) 241
5. Dutch Hoffman (WV) 238
6. Earle Mulrane (ARMY) 222
7. Peter Colombo (HC) 212
8. John Marzo (COLG) 209
  Brian Broomell (TEMP) 209
10. Jeff Duva (HI) 208
11. Jimmy Jordan (FLST) 199
12. Mike Kelley (GATECH) 197
13. Tom Rozantz (WMMARY) 195
14. Bob Hering* (RUT) 193
15. Roch Hontas (TLN) 190
16. Jordan Case (NTX) 179
17. Doug Robertson (NVLV) 173
18. Kirby Arceneaux (LAMON) 171
19. Wally Woodham (FLST) 169
20. Kenny Philibert (NWST) 165

Pass Completion Percentage

1. Jordan Case (NTX) 58.7
2. Wally Woodham (FLST) 58.0
3. Roch Hontas (TLN) 56.8
4. Chuck Fusina (PAST) 56.6
5. Jeff Duva (HI) 54.3
6. Jimmy Jordan (FLST) 54.3
7. Joe Montana (NDAME) 54.2
8. Brian Broomell (TEMP) 53.6
9. Kenny Philibert (NWST) 51.5
10. Rick Trocano* (PITT) 48.8
11. Mike Kelley (GATECH) 48.7
12. Peter Colombo (HC) 48.6
13. John Marzo (COLG) 47.8
14. Bob Lesczynski (NAVY) 47.8
15. Earle Mulrane (ARMY) 46.4
16. Kirby Arceneaux (LAMON) 46.2
17. Bob Hering* (RUT) 45.6
18. Dave Ziebart (AF) 45.2
19. Dutch Hoffman (WV) 44.1
20. Doug Robertson (NVLV) 41.6

Passing Yards

1. Joe Montana (NDAME) 2010
2. Chuck Fusina (PAST) 1859
3. Rick Trocano* (PITT) 1648
4. Mike Kelley (GATECH) 1479
5. Dutch Hoffman (WV) 1477
6. Jeff Duva (HI) 1463
7. Peter Colombo (HC) 1432
8. Jimmy Jordan (FLST) 1427
9. Earle Mulrane (ARMY) 1419
10. Brian Broomell (TEMP) 1362
11. Jordan Case (NTX) 1360
12. Roch Hontas (TLN) 1350
  Dave Ziebart (AF) 1350
14. John Marzo (COLG) 1337
15. Wally Woodham (FLST) 1322
16. Bob Lesczynski (NAVY) 1282
17. Kirby Arceneaux (LAMON) 1229
18. Bob Hering* (RUT) 1193
19. Doug Robertson (NVLV) 1104
20. Kenny Philibert (NWST) 982

Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. Bob Lesczynski (NAVY) 8.0
2. Wally Woodham (FLST) 7.8
3. Joe Montana (NDAME) 7.7
4. Chuck Fusina (PAST) 7.7
5. Jordan Case (NTX) 7.6
6. Mike Kelley (GATECH) 7.5
7. Kirby Arceneaux (LAMON) 7.2
8. Jimmy Jordan (FLST) 7.2
9. Roch Hontas (TLN) 7.1
10. Jeff Duva (HI) 7.0
11. Peter Colombo (HC) 6.8
12. Brian Broomell (TEMP) 6.5
13. John Marzo (COLG) 6.4
14. Earle Mulrane (ARMY) 6.4
15. Doug Robertson (NVLV) 6.4
16. Dutch Hoffman (WV) 6.2
17. Bob Hering* (RUT) 6.2
18. Kenny Philibert (NWST) 6.0
19. Rick Trocano* (PITT) 5.8
20. Dave Ziebart (AF) 5.6

Adjusted Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. Jordan Case (NTX) 7.5
2. Wally Woodham (FLST) 7.0
3. Joe Montana (NDAME) 6.9
4. Jimmy Jordan (FLST) 6.5
5. Jeff Duva (HI) 6.4
6. Chuck Fusina (PAST) 6.4
7. Doug Robertson (NVLV) 6.2
8. Bob Lesczynski (NAVY) 6.0
9. Mike Kelley (GATECH) 5.9
10. Roch Hontas (TLN) 5.9
11. Bob Hering* (RUT) 4.4
12. Brian Broomell (TEMP) 4.3
13. Earle Mulrane (ARMY) 4.2
14. Rick Trocano* (PITT) 4.0
15. Kirby Arceneaux (LAMON) 3.9
16. Kenny Philibert (NWST) 3.5
17. Peter Colombo (HC) 3.4
18. Dave Ziebart (AF) 3.4
19. John Marzo (COLG) 3.1
20. Dutch Hoffman (WV) 3.0

Passing Interceptions

1. Dutch Hoffman (WV) 21
2. Peter Colombo (HC) 19
3. John Marzo (COLG) 18
4. Dave Ziebart (AF) 16
5. Tom Rozantz (WMMARY) 15
  Kirby Arceneaux (LAMON) 15
  Brian Broomell (TEMP) 15
8. Rick Trocano* (PITT) 14
9. Lloyd Patterson (MEM) 13
  Earle Mulrane (ARMY) 13
11. Tony Kapetanis (CIN) 12
  Alex Mancini (COLG) 12
  Chuck Fusina (PAST) 12
14. Bob Lesczynski (NAVY) 11
15. Kenny Philibert (NWST) 10
  Bob Hering* (RUT) 10
  Mike Kelley (GATECH) 10
  Roch Hontas (TLN) 10
19. Joe Montana (NDAME) 9
  Jay Palazola (BC) 9
  Jimmy Jordan (FLST) 9
  Pat O'Brien (NOVA) 9
  Jeff Duva (HI) 9

Passing Efficiency Rating

1. Wally Woodham (FLST) 133.0
2. Jordan Case (NTX) 132.8
3. Jimmy Jordan (FLST) 128.7
4. Jeff Duva (HI) 127.0
5. Chuck Fusina (PAST) 126.2
6. Roch Hontas (TLN) 125.1
7. Joe Montana (NDAME) 124.9
8. Bob Lesczynski (NAVY) 119.5
9. Mike Kelley (GATECH) 113.4
10. Brian Broomell (TEMP) 111.3
11. Doug Robertson (NVLV) 104.0
12. Kirby Arceneaux (LAMON) 100.6
13. Peter Colombo (HC) 98.3
14. Earle Mulrane (ARMY) 95.8
15. Bob Hering* (RUT) 95.7
16. John Marzo (COLG) 93.8
17. Rick Trocano* (PITT) 93.6
18. Kenny Philibert (NWST) 93.4
19. Dave Ziebart (AF) 91.3
20. Dutch Hoffman (WV) 91.1

Rush Attempts

1. Bernard Jackson (NTX) 269
2. Eddie Lee Ivery (GATECH) 267
3. Allen Harvin (CIN) 233
4. Ottis Anderson (MIAFL) 224
5. Zachary Dixon (TEMP) 223
6. Glen Kehler* (RUT) 212
  Nathan Poole (LOU) 212
8. Vagas Ferguson (NDAME) 211
9. Angelo Colosimo (COLG) 205
10. Ronald Razz (ILST) 191
11. Marv Christian (TLN) 185
12. Kenny Lewis (VATECH) 184
  Matt Suhey (PAST) 184
14. Homes Johnson (FLST) 183
15. Tiko Beal (SMS) 179
16. Jerome Heavens (NDAME) 178
17. George Rogers (SC) 176
  Johnnie Wright (SC) 176
19. Steve Callahan (NAVY) 175
  Rick Trocano* (PITT) 175
  Bill Fenn (ILST) 175

Rushing Yards

1. Eddie Lee Ivery (GATECH) 1562
2. Bernard Jackson (NTX) 1453
3. Nathan Poole (LOU) 1394
4. Allen Harvin (CIN) 1283
5. Ottis Anderson (MIAFL) 1266
6. Vagas Ferguson (NDAME) 1192
7. Zachary Dixon (TEMP) 1153
8. Kenny Lewis (VATECH) 1020
9. George Rogers (SC) 1006
10. Joe Morris (SYR) 1001
11. Joe Delaney (NWST) 945
12. Leon Walker (NVLV) 922
13. Johnnie Wright (SC) 903
14. Glen Kehler* (RUT) 883
15. Marv Christian (TLN) 879
16. Homes Johnson (FLST) 817
17. Angelo Colosimo (COLG) 792
18. Anthony Anderson (TEMP) 769
19. Steve Callahan (NAVY) 766
20. Ronald Razz (ILST) 762

Rushing Yards Per Attempt

1. Leon Walker (NVLV) 7.1
2. Nathan Poole (LOU) 6.6
3. Nathan Johnson (LAMON) 5.9
4. Joe Morris (SYR) 5.9
5. Eddie Hill (MEM) 5.9
6. Eddie Lee Ivery (GATECH) 5.9
7. Tony Collins (ECAR) 5.8
8. George Rogers (SC) 5.7
9. Mark Bright (TEMP) 5.7
10. Anthony Anderson (TEMP) 5.7
11. Ottis Anderson (MIAFL) 5.7
12. Vagas Ferguson (NDAME) 5.6
13. Joe Delaney (NWST) 5.6
14. Kenny Lewis (VATECH) 5.5
15. Allen Harvin (CIN) 5.5
16. Jesse Williams (RICH) 5.5
17. Michael Morton (NVLV) 5.5
18. Bernard Jackson (NTX) 5.4
19. Gary Allen (HI) 5.3
20. Zachary Dixon (TEMP) 5.2

Receptions

1. Cormac Carney (AF) 57
2. Gordon Jones* (PITT) 45
3. Clennie Brundidge (ARMY) 44
4. Jackie Flowers (FLST) 43
5. Steve Watson (TEMP) 41
6. Chuck Mullen (HC) 40
7. Steve Lewis (WV) 38
  Steve Lewis (WV) 38
9. Scott Fitzkee (PAST) 37
10. Wiley Pitts (TEMP) 36
  Craig Cerretani (HC) 36
  Dick Slenker (COLG) 36
  Angelo Colosimo (COLG) 36
  Drew Hill (GATECH) 36
  Paul McCarty (BC) 36
16. Steve Gaustad* (PITT) 35
  Ernest Gray (MEM) 35
  Mark Lyles (FLST) 35
19. Kris Haines (NDAME) 32
  Charlie Murray (NTX) 32

Receiving Yards

1. Cormac Carney (AF) 870
2. Jackie Flowers (FLST) 757
3. Clennie Brundidge (ARMY) 726
4. Drew Hill (GATECH) 708
5. Kris Haines (NDAME) 699
6. Ernest Gray (MEM) 690
7. Gordon Jones* (PITT) 666
8. John Floyd (LAMON) 649
9. Steve Watson (TEMP) 637
10. Scott Fitzkee (PAST) 630
11. Steve Lewis (WV) 629
  Steve Lewis (WV) 629
13. Chuck Mullen (HC) 587
14. Charlie Murray (NTX) 546
15. David Dorn* (RUT) 535
16. Kenny Robinson (LOU) 534
17. Phil McConkey (NAVY) 532
18. Paul McCarty (BC) 531
19. Dick Slenker (COLG) 527
20. Billy Ray Washington (ECAR) 515

Receiving Yards Per Reception

1. Phil McConkey (NAVY) 24.2
2. John Floyd (LAMON) 22.4
3. Kris Haines (NDAME) 21.8
4. Sam Platt (FLST) 21.3
5. David Dorn* (RUT) 19.8
6. Ernest Gray (MEM) 19.7
7. Drew Hill (GATECH) 19.7
8. Kenny Robinson (LOU) 18.4
9. Mike Almond (NWST) 17.9
10. Jackie Flowers (FLST) 17.6
11. Charlie Murray (NTX) 17.1
12. Scott Fitzkee (PAST) 17.0
13. Mike Fahnestock (ARMY) 17.0
14. Steve Lewis (WV) 16.6
  Steve Lewis (WV) 16.6
16. Clennie Brundidge (ARMY) 16.5
17. Rich Duggan (WV) 16.2
18. Steve Watson (TEMP) 15.5
19. Mike Getman (COLG) 15.5
20. Cormac Carney (AF) 15.3

Plays From Scrimmage

1. Eddie Lee Ivery (GATECH) 287
2. Bernard Jackson (NTX) 276
3. Allen Harvin (CIN) 254
4. Angelo Colosimo (COLG) 241
5. Ottis Anderson (MIAFL) 238
6. Vagas Ferguson (NDAME) 231
7. Zachary Dixon (TEMP) 230
8. Glen Kehler* (RUT) 219
9. Nathan Poole (LOU) 216
10. Marv Christian (TLN) 212
11. Homes Johnson (FLST) 206
12. Ronald Razz (ILST) 200
13. Matt Suhey (PAST) 194
14. Jerome Heavens (NDAME) 191
15. Joe Delaney (NWST) 189
16. Kenny Lewis (VATECH) 188
17. Steve Callahan (NAVY) 185
  Johnnie Wright (SC) 185
19. George Rogers (SC) 184
  Tiko Beal (SMS) 184

Yards From Scrimmage

1. Eddie Lee Ivery (GATECH) 1800
2. Bernard Jackson (NTX) 1529
3. Allen Harvin (CIN) 1433
4. Nathan Poole (LOU) 1430
5. Vagas Ferguson (NDAME) 1363
6. Ottis Anderson (MIAFL) 1313
7. Zachary Dixon (TEMP) 1254
8. Angelo Colosimo (COLG) 1118
9. Marv Christian (TLN) 1104
10. Joe Delaney (NWST) 1080
11. Leon Walker (NVLV) 1060
12. George Rogers (SC) 1047
13. Homes Johnson (FLST) 1030
14. Kenny Lewis (VATECH) 1026
15. Joe Morris (SYR) 1007
16. Mark Lyles (FLST) 1005
17. Johnnie Wright (SC) 957
18. Glen Kehler* (RUT) 930
19. Anthony Brown (BC) 896
20. David Dorn* (RUT) 893

Total Plays

1. Rick Trocano* (PITT) 458
2. Dutch Hoffman (WV) 374
3. Dave Ziebart (AF) 343
4. Joe Montana (NDAME) 332
5. Peter Colombo (HC) 327
6. Jordan Case (NTX) 310
7. Tom Rozantz (WMMARY) 306
8. Brian Broomell (TEMP) 302
9. Pat O'Brien (NOVA) 301
10. Earle Mulrane (ARMY) 299
11. Kirby Arceneaux (LAMON) 295
12. Chuck Fusina (PAST) 293
13. John Marzo (COLG) 290
14. Jeff Duva (HI) 289
15. Roch Hontas (TLN) 277
16. Eddie Lee Ivery (GATECH) 269
  Bernard Jackson (NTX) 269
18. Jay Palazola (BC) 262
19. James Short (RICH) 255
20. Doug Robertson (NVLV) 247

Total Yards

1. Joe Montana (NDAME) 2114
2. Rick Trocano* (PITT) 1916
3. Chuck Fusina (PAST) 1743
4. Jordan Case (NTX) 1627
5. Eddie Lee Ivery (GATECH) 1589
6. Brian Broomell (TEMP) 1574
7. Jeff Duva (HI) 1556
8. Dave Ziebart (AF) 1528
9. Peter Colombo (HC) 1517
10. John Marzo (COLG) 1515
11. Mike Kelley (GATECH) 1491
12. Bernard Jackson (NTX) 1453
  Dutch Hoffman (WV) 1453
14. Nathan Poole (LOU) 1394
15. Kirby Arceneaux (LAMON) 1393
16. Earle Mulrane (ARMY) 1351
17. Bob Lesczynski (NAVY) 1340
18. Jimmy Jordan (FLST) 1330
19. Wally Woodham (FLST) 1313
20. Allen Harvin (CIN) 1283

Total Touchdowns

1. Joe Montana (NDAME) 16
  Jeff Duva (HI) 16
3. Nathan Poole (LOU) 15
  Jimmy Jordan (FLST) 15
  Jordan Case (NTX) 15
  Brian Broomell (TEMP) 15
7. Chuck Fusina (PAST) 13
8. Wally Woodham (FLST) 12
  Roch Hontas (TLN) 12
  Rick Trocano* (PITT) 12
  Bob Lesczynski (NAVY) 12
  Leander Green (ECAR) 12
  Dutch Hoffman (WV) 12
14. Lloyd Patterson (MEM) 11
  Tom Rozantz (WMMARY) 11
  Dane McDaniel (SMS) 11
  Eddie Lee Ivery (GATECH) 11
  Doug Robertson (NVLV) 11
  Peter Colombo (HC) 11
20. Joe Delaney (NWST) 10
  Dave Ziebart (AF) 10
  Tim Morris (CIN) 10
  Garry Harper (SC) 10
  Kenny Lewis (VATECH) 10