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1985 Mid-American Conference Leaders

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Record: 51-57-2, .473 W-L% (9th of 11) (Schedule and Results)

SRS: -11.51 (11th of 11) ▪ SOS: -9.67 (11th of 11)

Conference Champion: Bowling Green State

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

Conference Leaders

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Pass Completions
1. Brian McClure (BGSU) 226
2. Dennis Swearingen (OH) 195
3. Wade Kosakowski (BALLST) 140
4. Chris Conklin (WMI) 133
5. A.J. Sager (TOL) 130
6. Terry Morris (MIAOH) 121
7. Steve Poth (KENT) 98
8. Marshall Taylor (NIL) 94
  Ron Fillmore (CMI) 94
10. Ron Adams (EMI) 91
11. Robert Gordon (EMI) 60
12. Tim Phillips (KENT) 55
13. Bill Bergan (TOL) 42
14. Jon Van Slooten (WMI) 28
15. Al Marlow (MIAOH) 27
16. Marcelle Carruthers (CMI) 26
17. Neil Britt (BALLST) 15
18. Rick Neiman (BGSU) 13
19. Robert Adams (BALLST) 11
20. Bruce Porter (OH) 8
Pass Attempts
1. Dennis Swearingen (OH) 383
2. Brian McClure (BGSU) 371
3. A.J. Sager (TOL) 253
4. Chris Conklin (WMI) 244
5. Wade Kosakowski (BALLST) 242
6. Terry Morris (MIAOH) 202
7. Marshall Taylor (NIL) 186
8. Ron Fillmore (CMI) 185
9. Steve Poth (KENT) 184
10. Ron Adams (EMI) 167
11. Robert Gordon (EMI) 116
12. Tim Phillips (KENT) 107
13. Bill Bergan (TOL) 76
14. Jon Van Slooten (WMI) 57
15. Al Marlow (MIAOH) 52
16. Marcelle Carruthers (CMI) 47
17. Neil Britt (BALLST) 31
18. Robert Adams (BALLST) 24
19. Rick Neiman (BGSU) 23
20. Bruce Porter (OH) 21
Pass Completion Percentage
1. Brian McClure (BGSU) 60.9
2. Terry Morris (MIAOH) 59.9
3. Wade Kosakowski (BALLST) 57.9
4. Chris Conklin (WMI) 54.5
5. Ron Adams (EMI) 54.5
6. Steve Poth (KENT) 53.3
7. A.J. Sager (TOL) 51.4
8. Dennis Swearingen (OH) 50.9
9. Ron Fillmore (CMI) 50.8
10. Marshall Taylor (NIL) 50.5
Passing Yards
1. Brian McClure (BGSU) 2674
2. Dennis Swearingen (OH) 2056
3. Wade Kosakowski (BALLST) 1614
4. Chris Conklin (WMI) 1574
5. Terry Morris (MIAOH) 1471
6. A.J. Sager (TOL) 1335
7. Steve Poth (KENT) 1221
8. Ron Fillmore (CMI) 1191
9. Marshall Taylor (NIL) 1162
10. Ron Adams (EMI) 977
11. Robert Gordon (EMI) 699
12. Tim Phillips (KENT) 669
13. Bill Bergan (TOL) 396
14. Marcelle Carruthers (CMI) 379
15. Jon Van Slooten (WMI) 288
16. Al Marlow (MIAOH) 278
17. Rick Neiman (BGSU) 182
18. Neil Britt (BALLST) 180
19. Robert Adams (BALLST) 172
20. Roland Stevens (CMI) 99
Passing Yards Per Attempt
1. Terry Morris (MIAOH) 7.3
2. Brian McClure (BGSU) 7.2
3. Wade Kosakowski (BALLST) 6.7
4. Steve Poth (KENT) 6.6
5. Chris Conklin (WMI) 6.5
6. Ron Fillmore (CMI) 6.4
7. Marshall Taylor (NIL) 6.2
8. Ron Adams (EMI) 5.9
9. Dennis Swearingen (OH) 5.4
10. A.J. Sager (TOL) 5.3
Adjusted Passing Yards Per Attempt
1. Brian McClure (BGSU) 6.2
2. Chris Conklin (WMI) 5.4
3. Terry Morris (MIAOH) 5.4
4. Wade Kosakowski (BALLST) 5.3
5. Steve Poth (KENT) 5.0
6. Marshall Taylor (NIL) 4.3
7. Ron Fillmore (CMI) 3.8
8. Ron Adams (EMI) 3.5
9. A.J. Sager (TOL) 3.5
10. Dennis Swearingen (OH) 3.0
Passing Touchdowns
1. Brian McClure (BGSU) 18
2. Dennis Swearingen (OH) 13
3. Chris Conklin (WMI) 10
4. Wade Kosakowski (BALLST) 8
5. Ron Fillmore (CMI) 7
6. Terry Morris (MIAOH) 6
7. Ron Adams (EMI) 5
  Steve Poth (KENT) 5
9. Robert Gordon (EMI) 4
  Marshall Taylor (NIL) 4
  A.J. Sager (TOL) 4
  Tim Phillips (KENT) 4
  Marcelle Carruthers (CMI) 4
14. Rick Neiman (BGSU) 2
  Roland Stevens (CMI) 2
  Jon Van Slooten (WMI) 2
Passing Interceptions
1. Dennis Swearingen (OH) 26
2. Brian McClure (BGSU) 16
3. Ron Fillmore (CMI) 14
4. A.J. Sager (TOL) 12
5. Ron Adams (EMI) 11
  Wade Kosakowski (BALLST) 11
  Terry Morris (MIAOH) 11
8. Marshall Taylor (NIL) 10
  Chris Conklin (WMI) 10
10. Steve Poth (KENT) 9
11. Jon Van Slooten (WMI) 8
12. Al Marlow (MIAOH) 4
  Robert Gordon (EMI) 4
  Bill Bergan (TOL) 4
  Tim Phillips (KENT) 4
  Bruce Porter (OH) 4
17. Robert Adams (BALLST) 2
  Neil Britt (BALLST) 2
Passing Efficiency Rating
1. Brian McClure (BGSU) 128.8
2. Terry Morris (MIAOH) 120.0
3. Wade Kosakowski (BALLST) 115.7
4. Chris Conklin (WMI) 114.0
5. Steve Poth (KENT) 108.2
6. Ron Fillmore (CMI) 102.2
7. Ron Adams (EMI) 100.3
8. Marshall Taylor (NIL) 99.4
9. Dennis Swearingen (OH) 93.6
10. A.J. Sager (TOL) 91.4
Rush Attempts
1. George Swarn (MIAOH) 309
2. Kelvin Farmer (TOL) 229
3. Bernard White (BGSU) 221
4. Jesse Owens (OH) 209
5. Carlton Campbell (BALLST) 204
6. Otis Cheathem (WMI) 189
7. Marshall Taylor (NIL) 184
8. Lewis Howard (WMI) 177
9. Tony Brown (CMI) 174
10. Gary Patton (EMI) 142
11. Eric Wilkerson (KENT) 131
12. Jimmie Johnson (EMI) 130
13. Burt Austin (BALLST) 122
14. Darryl Richardson (NIL) 121
15. Dennis Swearingen (OH) 104
16. Claude Vera (KENT) 103
17. Tom Graham (MIAOH) 87
18. Robert Golden (KENT) 82
19. Ron Fillmore (CMI) 75
20. Rodney Stevenson (CMI) 74
Rushing Yards
1. George Swarn (MIAOH) 1511
2. Bernard White (BGSU) 949
3. Lewis Howard (WMI) 819
4. Kelvin Farmer (TOL) 748
5. Carlton Campbell (BALLST) 747
6. Jesse Owens (OH) 709
7. Otis Cheathem (WMI) 683
8. Tony Brown (CMI) 655
9. Gary Patton (EMI) 631
10. Eric Wilkerson (KENT) 594
11. Darryl Richardson (NIL) 585
12. Jimmie Johnson (EMI) 458
13. Marshall Taylor (NIL) 438
14. Claude Vera (KENT) 364
15. Burt Austin (BALLST) 358
16. Phil Hendrix (CMI) 352
17. Tom Graham (MIAOH) 318
18. Robert Golden (KENT) 307
19. Jerome Stephens (TOL) 269
20. Steve Palmateer (EMI) 260
Rushing Yards Per Attempt
1. Phil Hendrix (CMI) 5.0
2. George Swarn (MIAOH) 4.9
3. Darryl Richardson (NIL) 4.8
4. Lewis Howard (WMI) 4.6
5. Eric Wilkerson (KENT) 4.5
6. Gary Patton (EMI) 4.4
7. Bernard White (BGSU) 4.3
8. Jerome Stephens (TOL) 3.9
9. Tony Brown (CMI) 3.8
10. Robert Golden (KENT) 3.7
11. Carlton Campbell (BALLST) 3.7
12. Tom Graham (MIAOH) 3.7
13. Otis Cheathem (WMI) 3.6
14. Claude Vera (KENT) 3.5
15. Jimmie Johnson (EMI) 3.5
16. Rodney Stevenson (CMI) 3.4
17. Jesse Owens (OH) 3.4
18. Kelvin Farmer (TOL) 3.3
19. Rick Sellers (CMI) 3.3
20. Jay Neal (BALLST) 3.2
Rushing Touchdowns
1. Bernard White (BGSU) 18
2. George Swarn (MIAOH) 12
3. Eric Wilkerson (KENT) 8
4. Tom Graham (MIAOH) 6
  Kelvin Farmer (TOL) 6
  Tony Brown (CMI) 6
  Lewis Howard (WMI) 6
  Marshall Taylor (NIL) 6
9. Gary Patton (EMI) 5
  Jimmie Johnson (EMI) 5
11. Burt Austin (BALLST) 3
  Carlton Campbell (BALLST) 3
  Jesse Owens (OH) 3
  Darryl Richardson (NIL) 3
15. Marcelle Carruthers (CMI) 2
  Robert Golden (KENT) 2
  Claude Vera (KENT) 2
  Phil Hendrix (CMI) 2
  Darryl Story (BGSU) 2
  Dennis Swearingen (OH) 2
  Antonio Davis (NIL) 2
  Kent Iwema (NIL) 2
  Otis Cheathem (WMI) 2
  Steve Poth (KENT) 2
Receptions
1. Stan Hunter (BGSU) 55
2. Jim Kilbane (KENT) 53
3. Paul Sorce (WMI) 47
4. Tom Compernolle (OH) 46
5. Deon Chester (BALLST) 45
6. Ron Duncan (BALLST) 44
  George Swarn (MIAOH) 44
8. Greg Meehan (BGSU) 38
9. Gerry Bayless (BGSU) 37
10. Bernard White (BGSU) 33
11. George Schmelzle (BGSU) 32
12. Ricky George (BALLST) 31
13. Frank Murphy (MIAOH) 29
14. Orvell Johns (OH) 28
  Joe Boxley (BGSU) 28
  Bill Seder (OH) 28
17. Glenn Burch (TOL) 27
  Jay Walsh (TOL) 27
  Gary Patton (EMI) 27
20. Bob Stebbins (CMI) 26
  John DeBoer (CMI) 26
  Glen Hirschfeld (MIAOH) 26
  Curt Pardridge (NIL) 26
Receiving Yards
1. Jim Kilbane (KENT) 806
2. Stan Hunter (BGSU) 761
3. Greg Meehan (BGSU) 646
4. Deon Chester (BALLST) 617
5. Paul Sorce (WMI) 567
6. Tom Compernolle (OH) 524
7. Ron Duncan (BALLST) 518
8. John DeBoer (CMI) 494
9. Frank Murphy (MIAOH) 430
10. Gerry Bayless (BGSU) 425
11. George Swarn (MIAOH) 424
12. Ricky George (BALLST) 421
13. Curt Pardridge (NIL) 409
14. Glen Hirschfeld (MIAOH) 391
15. Don Vesling (EMI) 354
16. Joe Boxley (BGSU) 348
17. Bob Stebbins (CMI) 344
18. Bill Seder (OH) 343
19. Marcus Mathews (EMI) 322
20. Bobby Anderson (EMI) 317
Receiving Yards Per Reception
1. John DeBoer (CMI) 19.0
2. Greg Meehan (BGSU) 17.0
3. Curt Pardridge (NIL) 15.7
4. Marcus Mathews (EMI) 15.3
5. Jim Kilbane (KENT) 15.2
6. Glen Hirschfeld (MIAOH) 15.0
7. Frank Murphy (MIAOH) 14.8
8. Stan Hunter (BGSU) 13.8
9. Deon Chester (BALLST) 13.7
10. Ricky George (BALLST) 13.6
11. Bob Stebbins (CMI) 13.2
12. Joe Boxley (BGSU) 12.4
13. Bill Seder (OH) 12.2
14. Paul Sorce (WMI) 12.1
15. Ron Duncan (BALLST) 11.8
16. Gerry Bayless (BGSU) 11.5
17. Tom Compernolle (OH) 11.4
18. Jay Walsh (TOL) 10.5
19. Dave Flexer (OH) 9.9
20. George Swarn (MIAOH) 9.6
Receiving Touchdowns
1. Stan Hunter (BGSU) 7
2. Tom Compernolle (OH) 6
3. Kelly Spielmaker (WMI) 5
4. Roland Stevens (CMI) 4
  Jim Kilbane (KENT) 4
  George Swarn (MIAOH) 4
  John DeBoer (CMI) 4
  Greg Meehan (BGSU) 4
  Burt Austin (BALLST) 4
  Ron Duncan (BALLST) 4
11. Lamar Tidwell (KENT) 3
  Gerry Bayless (BGSU) 3
  Don Vesling (EMI) 3
14. Orvell Johns (OH) 2
  Joe Boxley (BGSU) 2
  Ken Rankin (BGSU) 2
  Major Sellers (CMI) 2
  Eric Dye (KENT) 2
  Dave Dauch (MIAOH) 2
  Curt Pardridge (NIL) 2
  Tony Brown (CMI) 2
  Virgil Gerin (NIL) 2
  Dave Flexer (OH) 2
  Paul Pallante (TOL) 2
  Steve Palmateer (EMI) 2
  Stuart Hinds (OH) 2
  Ron Wendt (EMI) 2
  Dave Faverman (WMI) 2
  Ricky George (BALLST) 2
Plays From Scrimmage
1. George Swarn (MIAOH) 353
2. Bernard White (BGSU) 254
3. Kelvin Farmer (TOL) 252
4. Jesse Owens (OH) 224
5. Carlton Campbell (BALLST) 219
6. Otis Cheathem (WMI) 197
7. Tony Brown (CMI) 184
  Marshall Taylor (NIL) 184
9. Lewis Howard (WMI) 182
10. Gary Patton (EMI) 169
11. Jimmie Johnson (EMI) 151
12. Burt Austin (BALLST) 137
13. Eric Wilkerson (KENT) 135
14. Darryl Richardson (NIL) 122
15. Claude Vera (KENT) 112
16. Dennis Swearingen (OH) 104
17. Tom Graham (MIAOH) 94
18. Jerome Stephens (TOL) 93
19. Steve Palmateer (EMI) 86
  Robert Golden (KENT) 86
Yards From Scrimmage
1. George Swarn (MIAOH) 1935
2. Bernard White (BGSU) 1177
3. Kelvin Farmer (TOL) 966
4. Gary Patton (EMI) 881
5. Lewis Howard (WMI) 866
6. Jesse Owens (OH) 818
  Jim Kilbane (KENT) 818
8. Carlton Campbell (BALLST) 801
9. Otis Cheathem (WMI) 790
10. Tony Brown (CMI) 788
11. Stan Hunter (BGSU) 761
12. Greg Meehan (BGSU) 646
13. Eric Wilkerson (KENT) 643
14. Darryl Richardson (NIL) 621
15. Deon Chester (BALLST) 611
16. Jimmie Johnson (EMI) 610
17. Curt Pardridge (NIL) 580
18. Paul Sorce (WMI) 567
19. Burt Austin (BALLST) 566
20. Tom Compernolle (OH) 524
Touchdowns From Scrimmage
1. Bernard White (BGSU) 19
2. George Swarn (MIAOH) 16
3. Eric Wilkerson (KENT) 8
  Tony Brown (CMI) 8
5. Stan Hunter (BGSU) 7
  Burt Austin (BALLST) 7
7. Tom Compernolle (OH) 6
  Marshall Taylor (NIL) 6
  Gary Patton (EMI) 6
  Lewis Howard (WMI) 6
  Kelvin Farmer (TOL) 6
  Tom Graham (MIAOH) 6
13. Kelly Spielmaker (WMI) 5
  Jim Kilbane (KENT) 5
  Jimmie Johnson (EMI) 5
16. Jesse Owens (OH) 4
  John DeBoer (CMI) 4
  Greg Meehan (BGSU) 4
  Ron Duncan (BALLST) 4
  Roland Stevens (CMI) 4
Total Plays
1. Dennis Swearingen (OH) 487
2. Brian McClure (BGSU) 413
3. Marshall Taylor (NIL) 370
4. George Swarn (MIAOH) 312
5. Wade Kosakowski (BALLST) 299
6. A.J. Sager (TOL) 287
7. Chris Conklin (WMI) 284
8. Ron Fillmore (CMI) 260
9. Steve Poth (KENT) 240
10. Terry Morris (MIAOH) 233
11. Kelvin Farmer (TOL) 229
12. Bernard White (BGSU) 221
13. Ron Adams (EMI) 216
14. Jesse Owens (OH) 209
15. Carlton Campbell (BALLST) 204
16. Otis Cheathem (WMI) 189
17. Lewis Howard (WMI) 177
18. Tony Brown (CMI) 174
19. Robert Gordon (EMI) 147
20. Gary Patton (EMI) 144
Total Yards
1. Brian McClure (BGSU) 2585
2. Dennis Swearingen (OH) 1942
3. Marshall Taylor (NIL) 1600
4. Wade Kosakowski (BALLST) 1565
5. Chris Conklin (WMI) 1548
6. George Swarn (MIAOH) 1511
7. Terry Morris (MIAOH) 1351
8. Ron Fillmore (CMI) 1301
9. A.J. Sager (TOL) 1213
10. Steve Poth (KENT) 1161
11. Ron Adams (EMI) 967
12. Bernard White (BGSU) 949
13. Lewis Howard (WMI) 819
14. Kelvin Farmer (TOL) 748
15. Carlton Campbell (BALLST) 747
16. Jesse Owens (OH) 709
17. Robert Gordon (EMI) 707
18. Otis Cheathem (WMI) 683
19. Tony Brown (CMI) 655
20. Gary Patton (EMI) 653
Total Touchdowns
1. Brian McClure (BGSU) 18
  Bernard White (BGSU) 18
3. Dennis Swearingen (OH) 15
4. George Swarn (MIAOH) 12
5. Marshall Taylor (NIL) 10
  Chris Conklin (WMI) 10
7. Wade Kosakowski (BALLST) 9
8. Eric Wilkerson (KENT) 8
9. Ron Fillmore (CMI) 7
  Steve Poth (KENT) 7
11. Lewis Howard (WMI) 6
  Terry Morris (MIAOH) 6
  Tony Brown (CMI) 6
  Kelvin Farmer (TOL) 6
  Tom Graham (MIAOH) 6
  Marcelle Carruthers (CMI) 6
17. Jimmie Johnson (EMI) 5
  Gary Patton (EMI) 5
  Ron Adams (EMI) 5
20. Robert Gordon (EMI) 4
  A.J. Sager (TOL) 4
  Tim Phillips (KENT) 4