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1983 Independent Leaders

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Record*: 136-120-4, .531 W-L% (3rd of 11) (Schedule and Results)
*W-L-T adjusted to 139-117-4 by NCAA.

SRS: 3.31 (5th of 11) ▪ SOS: 2.26 (5th of 11)

Ranked in Preseason AP Poll:(Florida State, Notre Dame and Penn State)
Ranked in Final AP Poll:(Boston College, East Carolina, Miami (FL), Pittsburgh and West Virginia)

Conference Leaders

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Pass Completions

1. Bernie Kosar (MIAFL) 201
2. Doug Flutie (BC) 177
3. John Congemi* (PITT) 170
4. Jeff Hostetler (WV) 163
5. Tim Riordan (TEMP) 143
6. Dean May (LOU) 139
7. Doug Strang (PAST) 134
8. Kelly Lowrey (FLST) 131
9. Troy Bodine (CIN) 127
10. Rick Williamson (NAVY) 123
11. Danny Sparkman (MEM) 105
12. Jacque LaPrarie (RUT) 104
13. Danny English (TLN) 97
14. Kevin Ingram (ECAR) 90
15. Donnie Schexnider (LALAF) 89
16. Todd Norley (SYR) 87
17. Mark Cox (VATECH) 86
18. Allen Mitchell (SC) 80
19. Steve Beuerlein (NDAME) 75
20. Rob Healy (ARMY) 71
  Robert Ducksworth (SMS) 71

Pass Attempts

1. Doug Flutie (BC) 345
2. Bernie Kosar (MIAFL) 327
3. John Congemi* (PITT) 286
  Jeff Hostetler (WV) 286
5. Tim Riordan (TEMP) 277
6. Dean May (LOU) 263
7. Doug Strang (PAST) 259
8. Rick Williamson (NAVY) 249
9. Kelly Lowrey (FLST) 233
10. Danny Sparkman (MEM) 216
11. Troy Bodine (CIN) 209
12. Jacque LaPrarie (RUT) 203
13. Danny English (TLN) 184
14. Todd Norley (SYR) 177
15. Allen Mitchell (SC) 172
16. Donnie Schexnider (LALAF) 164
  Kevin Ingram (ECAR) 164
18. Mark Cox (VATECH) 156
19. Steve Beuerlein (NDAME) 145
20. Rob Healy (ARMY) 142

Pass Completion Percentage

1. Bernie Kosar (MIAFL) 61.5
2. Troy Bodine (CIN) 60.8
3. John Congemi* (PITT) 59.4
4. Jeff Hostetler (WV) 57.0
5. Kelly Lowrey (FLST) 56.2
6. Mark Cox (VATECH) 55.1
7. Kevin Ingram (ECAR) 54.9
8. Donnie Schexnider (LALAF) 54.3
9. Dean May (LOU) 52.9
10. Danny English (TLN) 52.7
11. Doug Strang (PAST) 51.7
12. Tim Riordan (TEMP) 51.6
13. Doug Flutie (BC) 51.3
14. Jacque LaPrarie (RUT) 51.2
15. Rick Williamson (NAVY) 49.4
16. Todd Norley (SYR) 49.2
17. Danny Sparkman (MEM) 48.6
18. Allen Mitchell (SC) 46.5

Passing Yards

1. Doug Flutie (BC) 2724
2. Bernie Kosar (MIAFL) 2329
3. Jeff Hostetler (WV) 2247
4. Doug Strang (PAST) 1944
5. John Congemi* (PITT) 1940
6. Tim Riordan (TEMP) 1732
7. Kelly Lowrey (FLST) 1720
8. Troy Bodine (CIN) 1643
9. Dean May (LOU) 1609
10. Rick Williamson (NAVY) 1394
11. Danny Sparkman (MEM) 1390
12. Jacque LaPrarie (RUT) 1275
13. Danny English (TLN) 1258
14. Robert Ducksworth (SMS) 1201
15. Kevin Ingram (ECAR) 1191
16. Mark Cox (VATECH) 1188
17. Allen Mitchell (SC) 1142
18. Steve Beuerlein (NDAME) 1061
19. Donnie Schexnider (LALAF) 1016
20. Todd Norley (SYR) 999

Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. Doug Flutie (BC) 7.9
2. Troy Bodine (CIN) 7.9
3. Jeff Hostetler (WV) 7.9
4. Mark Cox (VATECH) 7.6
5. Doug Strang (PAST) 7.5
6. Kelly Lowrey (FLST) 7.4
7. Kevin Ingram (ECAR) 7.3
8. Bernie Kosar (MIAFL) 7.1
9. Danny English (TLN) 6.8
10. John Congemi* (PITT) 6.8
11. Allen Mitchell (SC) 6.6
12. Danny Sparkman (MEM) 6.4
13. Jacque LaPrarie (RUT) 6.3
14. Tim Riordan (TEMP) 6.3
15. Donnie Schexnider (LALAF) 6.2
16. Dean May (LOU) 6.1
17. Todd Norley (SYR) 5.6
18. Rick Williamson (NAVY) 5.6

Adjusted Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. Doug Strang (PAST) 7.8
2. Troy Bodine (CIN) 7.4
3. Jeff Hostetler (WV) 7.3
4. Doug Flutie (BC) 6.9
5. Mark Cox (VATECH) 6.8
6. John Congemi* (PITT) 6.6
7. Kevin Ingram (ECAR) 6.3
8. Bernie Kosar (MIAFL) 6.3
9. Kelly Lowrey (FLST) 6.1
10. Donnie Schexnider (LALAF) 5.6
11. Dean May (LOU) 5.2
12. Danny Sparkman (MEM) 5.2
13. Tim Riordan (TEMP) 5.0
14. Danny English (TLN) 4.3
15. Rick Williamson (NAVY) 4.3
16. Todd Norley (SYR) 3.7
17. Jacque LaPrarie (RUT) 3.6
18. Allen Mitchell (SC) 2.5

Passing Interceptions

1. Allen Mitchell (SC) 18
2. Jacque LaPrarie (RUT) 15
  Doug Flutie (BC) 15
4. Bernie Kosar (MIAFL) 13
  Danny English (TLN) 13
6. Kelly Lowrey (FLST) 12
7. Tim Riordan (TEMP) 11
  Danny Sparkman (MEM) 11
  Rick Williamson (NAVY) 11
10. Jeff Hostetler (WV) 10
  Todd Norley (SYR) 10
  Rob Healy (ARMY) 10
13. Troy Bodine (CIN) 8
  Dean May (LOU) 8
  Mike Willging (CIN) 8
  John Congemi* (PITT) 8
  Robert Ducksworth (SMS) 8
18. Kevin Ingram (ECAR) 7
  Mark Cox (VATECH) 7
  Don Wallace (LALAF) 7
  Wade Elmore (TLN) 7
  Doug Strang (PAST) 7
  Blair Kiel (NDAME) 7

Passing Efficiency Rating

1. Troy Bodine (CIN) 139.7
2. Doug Strang (PAST) 133.6
3. Jeff Hostetler (WV) 132.1
4. John Congemi* (PITT) 129.3
5. Mark Cox (VATECH) 129.2
6. Bernie Kosar (MIAFL) 128.5
7. Doug Flutie (BC) 125.2
8. Kelly Lowrey (FLST) 124.9
9. Kevin Ingram (ECAR) 123.4
10. Donnie Schexnider (LALAF) 117.1
11. Danny Sparkman (MEM) 109.3
12. Danny English (TLN) 106.8
13. Dean May (LOU) 105.7
14. Tim Riordan (TEMP) 104.5
15. Jacque LaPrarie (RUT) 100.6
16. Rick Williamson (NAVY) 98.2
17. Todd Norley (SYR) 94.6
18. Allen Mitchell (SC) 90.9

Rush Attempts

1. Napoleon McCallum (NAVY) 331
2. Allen Pinkett (NDAME) 252
3. Greg Allen (FLST) 200
4. Joe McCall* (PITT) 197
5. Elton Akins (ARMY) 191
6. Sam Dejamette (SMS) 178
7. D.J. Dozier (PAST) 174
  Earnest Byner (ECAR) 174
9. Reggie Taylor (CIN) 158
  Otis Copeland (VATECH) 158
11. Thomas Jackson (LALAF) 146
12. Troy Stradford (BC) 145
13. Albert Bentley (MIAFL) 144
14. Jaime Covington (SYR) 143
15. Paul Palmer (TEMP) 141
16. Robert Ducksworth (SMS) 134
17. Thomas Dendy (SC) 133
18. Punkin Williams (MEM) 123
19. Albert Smith (RUT) 122
20. Pat Randolph (WV) 118

Rushing Yards

1. Napoleon McCallum (NAVY) 1587
2. Allen Pinkett (NDAME) 1394
3. Greg Allen (FLST) 1134
4. D.J. Dozier (PAST) 1002
5. Joe McCall* (PITT) 961
6. Earnest Byner (ECAR) 862
7. Troy Stradford (BC) 810
8. Sam Dejamette (SMS) 795
9. Reggie Taylor (CIN) 784
10. Thomas Jackson (LALAF) 739
11. Thomas Dendy (SC) 725
12. Albert Bentley (MIAFL) 722
13. Elton Akins (ARMY) 713
14. Otis Copeland (VATECH) 709
15. Kent Hagood (SC) 653
16. Roosevelt Snipes (FLST) 629
17. Paul Palmer (TEMP) 628
18. Jaime Covington (SYR) 606
19. Jon Williams (PAST) 590
20. Albert Smith (RUT) 572

Rushing Yards Per Attempt

1. Roosevelt Snipes (FLST) 6.6
2. Kent Hagood (SC) 6.2
3. D.J. Dozier (PAST) 5.8
4. Greg Allen (FLST) 5.7
5. Troy Stradford (BC) 5.6
6. Allen Pinkett (NDAME) 5.5
7. Chris Smith (NDAME) 5.5
8. Thomas Dendy (SC) 5.5
9. Vincent Alexander (SMS) 5.3
10. Jeff Womack (MEM) 5.3
11. Marc Bailey* (PITT) 5.2
12. Cedric Jones (FLST) 5.2
13. Bertrand Green (LALAF) 5.2
14. Jon Williams (PAST) 5.1
15. Thomas Jackson (LALAF) 5.1
16. Marlon McIntyre* (PITT) 5.0
17. Albert Bentley (MIAFL) 5.0
18. Reggie Taylor (CIN) 5.0
19. Earnest Byner (ECAR) 5.0
20. Joe McCall* (PITT) 4.9

Receptions

1. Brian Brennan (BC) 66
2. Glenn Dennison (MIAFL) 54
3. Don Goodman (CIN) 51
4. David Hatfield (LOU) 49
5. Alan Andrews (RUT) 48
6. Rich Hollins (WV) 47
7. Scott Gieselman (BC) 45
  Bill Wallace* (PITT) 45
9. Louis Lipps (SMS) 42
10. Mark Stevens (NAVY) 41
11. Larry Route (TLN) 38
12. Andrew Baker (RUT) 37
13. Kevin Baugh (PAST) 36
14. Wayne Smith (TLN) 35
15. Stanley Shakespeare (MIAFL) 34
  Scott Spellmon (ARMY) 34
17. Paul Palmer (TEMP) 33
  Dwight Collins* (PITT) 33
  Bill Booze (CIN) 33
20. Albert Bentley (MIAFL) 32
  Jason Stargel (CIN) 32

Receiving Yards

1. Brian Brennan (BC) 1149
2. Andrew Baker (RUT) 857
3. Wayne Smith (TLN) 835
4. Louis Lipps (SMS) 800
5. Rich Hollins (WV) 749
6. Bill Wallace* (PITT) 727
7. Jason Stargel (CIN) 680
8. Eddie Brown (MIAFL) 640
9. Glenn Dennison (MIAFL) 594
  Derrick Crawford (MEM) 594
11. Jessie Hester (FLST) 576
12. Kevin Baugh (PAST) 547
13. David Hatfield (LOU) 543
14. Scott Gieselman (BC) 525
15. Bill Booze (CIN) 503
16. Weegie Thompson (FLST) 502
17. Scott Spellmon (ARMY) 501
18. Kenny Jackson (PAST) 483
  Mark Stevens (NAVY) 483
20. Russell Carter (TEMP) 482

Receiving Yards Per Reception

1. Wayne Smith (TLN) 23.9
2. Andrew Baker (RUT) 23.2
3. Eddie Brown (MIAFL) 21.3
4. Jason Stargel (CIN) 21.2
5. Derrick Crawford (MEM) 19.2
6. Louis Lipps (SMS) 19.0
7. Milt Jackson (NDAME) 19.0
8. Gerard Phelan (BC) 18.6
9. Jessie Hester (FLST) 18.6
10. Carl Williams (LOU) 17.7
11. Brian Brennan (BC) 17.4
12. Kenny Jackson (PAST) 17.2
13. Joe Howard (NDAME) 17.2
14. Mark Bavaro (NDAME) 16.3
15. Weegie Thompson (FLST) 16.2
16. Bill Wallace* (PITT) 16.2
17. Rich Hollins (WV) 15.9
18. Russell Carter (TEMP) 15.5
19. Mike Shaw (VATECH) 15.5
20. Bill Booze (CIN) 15.2

Plays From Scrimmage

1. Napoleon McCallum (NAVY) 355
2. Allen Pinkett (NDAME) 280
3. Joe McCall* (PITT) 223
4. Greg Allen (FLST) 211
5. Elton Akins (ARMY) 206
6. D.J. Dozier (PAST) 193
7. Earnest Byner (ECAR) 187
8. Sam Dejamette (SMS) 179
9. Albert Bentley (MIAFL) 176
10. Paul Palmer (TEMP) 174
11. Reggie Taylor (CIN) 170
12. Troy Stradford (BC) 160
13. Otis Copeland (VATECH) 159
14. Jaime Covington (SYR) 158
15. Thomas Jackson (LALAF) 154
16. Thomas Dendy (SC) 151
17. Don Goodman (CIN) 145
18. Albert Smith (RUT) 139
19. Robert Ducksworth (SMS) 134
20. Willie Shelby (LOU) 133

Yards From Scrimmage

1. Napoleon McCallum (NAVY) 1753
2. Allen Pinkett (NDAME) 1682
3. Greg Allen (FLST) 1230
4. Joe McCall* (PITT) 1214
5. D.J. Dozier (PAST) 1191
6. Brian Brennan (BC) 1177
7. Albert Bentley (MIAFL) 1016
8. Troy Stradford (BC) 1010
9. Earnest Byner (ECAR) 1003
10. Andrew Baker (RUT) 948
11. Wayne Smith (TLN) 920
12. Paul Palmer (TEMP) 899
13. Thomas Dendy (SC) 897
14. Reggie Taylor (CIN) 890
15. Elton Akins (ARMY) 869
16. Louis Lipps (SMS) 852
17. Sam Dejamette (SMS) 805
18. Jon Williams (PAST) 782
19. Thomas Jackson (LALAF) 759
20. Jaime Covington (SYR) 752

Total Plays

1. Doug Flutie (BC) 413
2. Bernie Kosar (MIAFL) 379
3. Jeff Hostetler (WV) 374
4. John Congemi* (PITT) 343
5. Tim Riordan (TEMP) 341
6. Napoleon McCallum (NAVY) 332
7. Doug Strang (PAST) 319
  Rick Williamson (NAVY) 319
9. Dean May (LOU) 302
10. Danny Sparkman (MEM) 287
11. Allen Mitchell (SC) 284
12. Jacque LaPrarie (RUT) 283
13. Kevin Ingram (ECAR) 280
14. Kelly Lowrey (FLST) 279
15. Robert Ducksworth (SMS) 275
16. Donnie Schexnider (LALAF) 262
17. Allen Pinkett (NDAME) 253
18. Troy Bodine (CIN) 252
19. Mark Cox (VATECH) 245
20. Todd Norley (SYR) 231

Total Yards

1. Doug Flutie (BC) 2965
2. Jeff Hostetler (WV) 2288
3. Bernie Kosar (MIAFL) 2173
4. Doug Strang (PAST) 1912
5. John Congemi* (PITT) 1865
6. Kelly Lowrey (FLST) 1686
7. Tim Riordan (TEMP) 1658
8. Kevin Ingram (ECAR) 1655
9. Napoleon McCallum (NAVY) 1587
10. Troy Bodine (CIN) 1551
11. Dean May (LOU) 1538
12. Robert Ducksworth (SMS) 1490
13. Allen Pinkett (NDAME) 1453
14. Danny Sparkman (MEM) 1419
15. Mark Cox (VATECH) 1403
16. Rick Williamson (NAVY) 1380
17. Jacque LaPrarie (RUT) 1328
18. Donnie Schexnider (LALAF) 1327
19. Allen Mitchell (SC) 1324
20. Danny English (TLN) 1160

Total Touchdowns

1. Doug Strang (PAST) 24
2. Kelly Lowrey (FLST) 20
3. Bernie Kosar (MIAFL) 19
4. John Congemi* (PITT) 18
5. Doug Flutie (BC) 17
  Jeff Hostetler (WV) 17
7. Allen Pinkett (NDAME) 16
  Troy Bodine (CIN) 16
9. Kevin Ingram (ECAR) 13
10. Mark Cox (VATECH) 12
  Greg Allen (FLST) 12
12. Robert Ducksworth (SMS) 11
  Danny Sparkman (MEM) 11
14. Napoleon McCallum (NAVY) 10
  Rick Williamson (NAVY) 10
16. Dean May (LOU) 9
  Donnie Schexnider (LALAF) 9
  Jacque LaPrarie (RUT) 9
  Tim Riordan (TEMP) 9
20. Blair Kiel (NDAME) 8