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1987 Mid-American Conference Year Summary

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Record: 45-53-2, .460 W-L% (10th of 10) (Schedule and Results)

SRS: -10.95 (10th of 10) ▪ SOS: -9.15 (10th of 10)

Conference Champion: Eastern Michigan

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
Eastern Michigan 10 2 0 .833 7 1 0 .875 28.6 19.8 -1.84 -11.09
Kent State 7 4 0 .636 5 3 0 .625 21.2 19.3 -8.15 -10.24
Bowling Green State 5 6 0 .455 5 3 0 .625 19.5 22.6 -9.85 -8.40
Miami (OH) 5 6 0 .455 5 3 0 .625 16.4 21.4 -7.86 -5.40
Western Michigan 5 6 0 .455 4 4 0 .500 19.8 21.8 -13.80 -11.52
Central Michigan 5 5 1 .500 3 4 1 .438 20.2 18.5 -9.31 -10.50
Toledo 3 7 1 .318 3 4 1 .438 15.0 22.3 -13.47 -7.38
Ball State 4 7 0 .364 3 5 0 .375 20.5 23.2 -13.56 -10.56
Ohio 1 10 0 .091 0 8 0 .000 11.5 24.6 -20.70 -7.24

1 Bowl Game

Date Bowl Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
1987-12-12 California Bowl Eastern Michigan 30 San Jose State 27 California Bowl (Fresno, CA)

Conference Leaders

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Pass Completions
1. Mike Bates (MIAOH) 218
2. Rich Dackin (BGSU) 189
3. Tim Phillips (KENT) 141
4. Wade Kosakowski (BALLST) 130
5. Dave Kruse (WMI) 125
6. Marcelle Carruthers (CMI) 108
7. Ron Adams* (EMI) 107
8. Tony Kimbrough (WMI) 88
9. Anthony Thornton (OH) 75
10. Bill Bergan (TOL) 72
Pass Attempts
1. Mike Bates (MIAOH) 359
2. Rich Dackin (BGSU) 330
3. Dave Kruse (WMI) 278
4. Tim Phillips (KENT) 248
5. Wade Kosakowski (BALLST) 237
6. Ron Adams* (EMI) 202
7. Marcelle Carruthers (CMI) 191
8. Tony Kimbrough (WMI) 185
9. Anthony Thornton (OH) 180
10. Bill Bergan (TOL) 130
Pass Completion Percentage
1. Mike Bates (MIAOH) 60.7
2. Rich Dackin (BGSU) 57.3
3. Tim Phillips (KENT) 56.9
4. Marcelle Carruthers (CMI) 56.5
5. Wade Kosakowski (BALLST) 54.9
6. Ron Adams* (EMI) 53.0
7. Tony Kimbrough (WMI) 47.6
8. Dave Kruse (WMI) 45.0
9. Anthony Thornton (OH) 41.7
Passing Yards
1. Mike Bates (MIAOH) 2218
2. Rich Dackin (BGSU) 2211
3. Tim Phillips (KENT) 1625
4. Dave Kruse (WMI) 1592
5. Ron Adams* (EMI) 1527
6. Wade Kosakowski (BALLST) 1477
7. Marcelle Carruthers (CMI) 1323
8. Tony Kimbrough (WMI) 1307
9. Anthony Thornton (OH) 949
10. Bill Bergan (TOL) 908
Passing Yards Per Attempt
1. Ron Adams* (EMI) 7.6
2. Tony Kimbrough (WMI) 7.1
3. Marcelle Carruthers (CMI) 6.9
4. Rich Dackin (BGSU) 6.7
5. Tim Phillips (KENT) 6.6
6. Wade Kosakowski (BALLST) 6.2
7. Mike Bates (MIAOH) 6.2
8. Dave Kruse (WMI) 5.7
9. Anthony Thornton (OH) 5.3
Adjusted Passing Yards Per Attempt
1. Ron Adams* (EMI) 6.1
2. Tony Kimbrough (WMI) 6.1
3. Marcelle Carruthers (CMI) 5.5
4. Rich Dackin (BGSU) 5.3
5. Tim Phillips (KENT) 5.2
6. Wade Kosakowski (BALLST) 4.9
7. Anthony Thornton (OH) 4.6
8. Mike Bates (MIAOH) 3.9
9. Dave Kruse (WMI) 3.1
Passing Touchdowns
1. Rich Dackin (BGSU) 13
2. Tony Kimbrough (WMI) 9
3. Mike Bates (MIAOH) 7
  Wade Kosakowski (BALLST) 7
5. Ron Adams* (EMI) 6
6. Dave Kruse (WMI) 4
  Marcelle Carruthers (CMI) 4
  Tim Phillips (KENT) 4
9. Mark Melfi (TOL) 3
10. Eric Wilkerson (KENT) 2
  Eric Smith (BGSU) 2
  David Riley (BALLST) 2
Passing Interceptions
1. Mike Bates (MIAOH) 21
2. Dave Kruse (WMI) 18
3. Rich Dackin (BGSU) 16
4. Wade Kosakowski (BALLST) 10
5. Ron Adams* (EMI) 9
  Tim Phillips (KENT) 9
7. Tony Kimbrough (WMI) 8
  Marcelle Carruthers (CMI) 8
9. Mark Melfi (TOL) 7
10. Eric Smith (BGSU) 4
  Bill Bergan (TOL) 4
Passing Efficiency Rating
1. Ron Adams* (EMI) 117.4
2. Rich Dackin (BGSU) 116.9
3. Tony Kimbrough (WMI) 114.3
4. Marcelle Carruthers (CMI) 113.3
5. Tim Phillips (KENT) 110.0
6. Wade Kosakowski (BALLST) 108.5
7. Mike Bates (MIAOH) 107.4
8. Dave Kruse (WMI) 84.9
9. Anthony Thornton (OH) 84.5
Rush Attempts
1. Gary Patton* (EMI) 247
2. Eric Wilkerson (KENT) 244
3. John Caldwell (OH) 238
4. Bernie Parmalee (BALLST) 215
5. John Hood (CMI) 208
6. David Rohrs (TOL) 178
7. Anthony Thornton (OH) 160
8. Rodney Stevenson (CMI) 137
9. Bob Foster* (EMI) 124
10. Shawn Daniels (BGSU) 121
Rushing Yards
1. Gary Patton* (EMI) 1242
2. Eric Wilkerson (KENT) 1221
3. John Hood (CMI) 1121
4. Bernie Parmalee (BALLST) 1064
5. John Caldwell (OH) 950
6. David Rohrs (TOL) 681
7. Bob Foster* (EMI) 525
8. Anthony Thornton (OH) 524
9. Rodney Stevenson (CMI) 522
10. Robert Davis (WMI) 477
Rushing Yards Per Attempt
1. John Hood (CMI) 5.4
2. Gary Patton* (EMI) 5.0
3. Eric Wilkerson (KENT) 5.0
4. Bernie Parmalee (BALLST) 4.9
5. Mondo Costello (MIAOH) 4.9
6. Alan Smiley (TOL) 4.8
7. Mark Stevens (BALLST) 4.6
8. Leroy Edmonds (KENT) 4.3
9. Ron Adams* (EMI) 4.2
10. Bob Foster* (EMI) 4.2
Rushing Touchdowns
1. Gary Patton* (EMI) 13
  Bernie Parmalee (BALLST) 13
3. Bob Foster* (EMI) 11
4. Eric Wilkerson (KENT) 10
  John Hood (CMI) 10
6. Ron Adams* (EMI) 6
  David Rohrs (TOL) 6
8. Chris Thomas (MIAOH) 5
9. Anthony Thornton (OH) 4
  Leroy Edmonds (KENT) 4
  Robert Davis (WMI) 4
  Tim Phillips (KENT) 4
Receptions
1. Jamie Hence (WMI) 50
  Deon Chester (BALLST) 50
3. Reggie Thornton (BGSU) 47
4. Mike Otten (BGSU) 44
5. Eric Reed (CMI) 43
6. Chris Thomas (MIAOH) 40
  Eric Dye (KENT) 40
8. Andy Schillinger (MIAOH) 39
9. Kyle Hockman (BGSU) 37
10. Bruce Boyko (WMI) 36
  John Stofa (MIAOH) 36
Receiving Yards
1. Jamie Hence (WMI) 858
2. Deon Chester (BALLST) 838
3. Reggie Thornton (BGSU) 698
4. Eric Reed (CMI) 652
5. Eric Dye (KENT) 606
6. Ronald Heard (BGSU) 594
7. Andy Schillinger (MIAOH) 574
8. Bruce Boyko (WMI) 530
9. John Stofa (MIAOH) 504
10. Mark Ziegler* (EMI) 486
Receiving Yards Per Reception
1. Ronald Heard (BGSU) 21.2
2. Mark Ziegler* (EMI) 18.7
3. Jamie Hence (WMI) 17.2
4. Deon Chester (BALLST) 16.8
5. Eric Reed (CMI) 15.2
6. Eric Dye (KENT) 15.2
7. Eric Hutchinson (TOL) 14.9
8. Reggie Thornton (BGSU) 14.9
9. Bruce Boyko (WMI) 14.7
10. Andy Schillinger (MIAOH) 14.7
Receiving Touchdowns
1. Jamie Hence (WMI) 6
2. Ronald Heard (BGSU) 5
3. Reggie Thornton (BGSU) 4
4. Andy Schillinger (MIAOH) 3
  Eric Reed (CMI) 3
  Mark Ziegler* (EMI) 3
  Bruce Boyko (WMI) 3
  Deon Chester (BALLST) 3
9. John Stofa (MIAOH) 2
  Ron Duncan (BALLST) 2
  Adam Wilson (BALLST) 2
  Pat Jackson (BGSU) 2
  Craig Ostrander* (EMI) 2
  Robert Oliver (WMI) 2
  Bernie Parmalee (BALLST) 2
Plays From Scrimmage
1. Eric Wilkerson (KENT) 267
2. Gary Patton* (EMI) 265
3. John Caldwell (OH) 244
4. Bernie Parmalee (BALLST) 238
5. John Hood (CMI) 218
6. David Rohrs (TOL) 188
7. Anthony Thornton (OH) 160
8. Jon Gist (MIAOH) 148
9. Rodney Stevenson (CMI) 144
10. Shawn Daniels (BGSU) 140
Yards From Scrimmage
1. Eric Wilkerson (KENT) 1490
2. Gary Patton* (EMI) 1427
3. Bernie Parmalee (BALLST) 1305
4. John Hood (CMI) 1212
5. John Caldwell (OH) 983
6. Jamie Hence (WMI) 858
7. Deon Chester (BALLST) 847
8. David Rohrs (TOL) 813
9. Reggie Thornton (BGSU) 725
10. Eric Reed (CMI) 652
Touchdowns From Scrimmage
1. Bernie Parmalee (BALLST) 15
2. Gary Patton* (EMI) 13
3. Bob Foster* (EMI) 11
4. Eric Wilkerson (KENT) 10
  John Hood (CMI) 10
6. David Rohrs (TOL) 7
7. Jamie Hence (WMI) 6
  Ron Adams* (EMI) 6
9. Robert Davis (WMI) 5
  Chris Thomas (MIAOH) 5
  Tim Phillips (KENT) 5
  Ronald Heard (BGSU) 5
Total Plays
1. Mike Bates (MIAOH) 400
2. Rich Dackin (BGSU) 380
3. Anthony Thornton (OH) 340
4. Dave Kruse (WMI) 316
5. Tim Phillips (KENT) 310
6. Ron Adams* (EMI) 302
7. Marcelle Carruthers (CMI) 286
8. Wade Kosakowski (BALLST) 279
9. Gary Patton* (EMI) 248
10. Eric Wilkerson (KENT) 247
Total Yards
1. Rich Dackin (BGSU) 2153
2. Mike Bates (MIAOH) 2061
3. Ron Adams* (EMI) 1952
4. Tim Phillips (KENT) 1675
5. Marcelle Carruthers (CMI) 1529
6. Dave Kruse (WMI) 1506
7. Wade Kosakowski (BALLST) 1486
8. Anthony Thornton (OH) 1473
9. Tony Kimbrough (WMI) 1445
10. Eric Wilkerson (KENT) 1255
Total Touchdowns
1. Rich Dackin (BGSU) 14
2. Gary Patton* (EMI) 13
  Bernie Parmalee (BALLST) 13
4. Ron Adams* (EMI) 12
  Eric Wilkerson (KENT) 12
6. Bob Foster* (EMI) 11
7. Tony Kimbrough (WMI) 10
  John Hood (CMI) 10
9. Wade Kosakowski (BALLST) 9
10. Tim Phillips (KENT) 8
  Mike Bates (MIAOH) 8