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1978 Mid-American Conference Year Summary

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Record: 55-53-1, .509 W-L% (2nd of 14) (Schedule and Results)

SRS: -10.65 (14th of 14) ▪ SOS: -10.64 (14th of 14)

Conference Champion: Ball State

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

Standings

Overall Conference Pts/G SRS
School W L T Pct W L T Pct Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
Ball State 10 1 0 .909 8 0 0 1.000 22.8 7.5 2.74 -12.35
Central Michigan 9 2 0 .818 8 1 0 .889 30.1 10.8 1.84 -13.26
Miami (OH) 8 2 1 .773 5 2 0 .714 20.7 14.6 -2.10 -8.74
Western Michigan 7 4 0 .636 5 4 0 .556 20.0 13.8 -7.94 -12.94
Bowling Green State 4 7 0 .364 3 5 0 .375 25.2 24.3 -10.90 -8.81
Ohio 3 8 0 .273 3 5 0 .375 10.9 22.4 -15.86 -6.50
Northern Illinois 5 6 0 .455 2 4 0 .333 21.1 25.8 -15.23 -11.13
Kent State 4 7 0 .364 2 6 0 .250 14.4 22.5 -17.94 -11.39
Toledo 2 9 0 .182 2 7 0 .222 13.1 23.3 -20.06 -9.61
Eastern Michigan 3 7 0 .300 1 5 0 .167 12.2 23.8 -21.09 -11.69

Conference Leaders

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Pass Completion Percentage

1. Mike Wright (Bowling Green State) 51.7
2. Larry Fortner (Miami (OH)) 48.2
3. Pete Kraker (Northern Illinois) 47.3

Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. Mike Wright (Bowling Green State) 7.2
2. Pete Kraker (Northern Illinois) 6.1
3. Larry Fortner (Miami (OH)) 5.9

Adjusted Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. Mike Wright (Bowling Green State) 6.1
2. Pete Kraker (Northern Illinois) 4.6
3. Larry Fortner (Miami (OH)) 3.0

Passing Efficiency Rating

1. Mike Wright (Bowling Green State) 120.4
2. Pete Kraker (Northern Illinois) 100.5
3. Larry Fortner (Miami (OH)) 91.8

Punt Return Touchdowns

1. Scott Alexander (Toledo) 2
  Buster Johnson (Eastern Michigan) 2