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2011 Mountain West Conference Year Summary

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Record: 52-49, .515 W-L% (8th of 12) (Schedule and Results)

SRS: -3.44 (8th of 12) ▪ SOS: -3.23 (10th of 12)

Conference Champion: Texas Christian

Ranked in Preseason AP Poll:(Boise State and Texas Christian)
Ranked in Final AP Poll:(Boise State and Texas Christian)

Standings

Overall Conference Pts/G SRS
School W L Pct W L Pct Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
Texas Christian 11 2 .846 7 0 1.000 40.8 21.5 9.67 -3.17
Boise State 12 1 .923 6 1 .857 44.2 18.7 16.75 -1.79
Wyoming 8 5 .615 5 2 .714 26.1 27.8 -3.82 -3.98
San Diego State 8 5 .615 4 3 .571 29.8 25.0 -0.02 -4.10
Air Force 7 6 .538 3 4 .429 34.9 28.4 -0.38 -4.23
Colorado State 3 9 .250 1 6 .143 21.4 31.3 -12.69 -4.78
Nevada-Las Vegas 2 10 .167 1 6 .143 17.3 40.4 -17.72 -1.97
New Mexico 1 11 .083 1 6 .143 12.0 41.7 -19.31 -1.81

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 9/4 9/11 9/18 9/25 10/2 10/9 10/16 10/23 10/30 11/6 11/13 11/20 11/27 12/5 Final
Boise State 5 4 4 4 4 5 5 5 5 5 5 10 7 9 8 8
Texas Christian 14 25 23 20 20             19 19 18 16 14

5 Bowl Games

Date Bowl Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
2011-12-28 Military Bowl Toledo 42 Air Force 41 Military Bowl (Washington, DC)
2011-12-22 Maaco Bowl Boise State 56 Arizona State 24 Maaco Bowl (Las Vegas, NV)
2011-12-21 Poinsettia Bowl Texas Christian 31 Louisiana Tech 24 Poinsettia Bowl (San Diego, CA)
2011-12-17 New Mexico Bowl Temple 37 Wyoming 15 New Mexico Bowl (Albuquerque, NM)
2011-12-17 New Orleans Bowl Louisiana-Lafayette 32 San Diego State 30 New Orleans Bowl (New Orleans, LA)

Conference Leaders

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Pass Completions
1. Kellen Moore* (BOISE) 326
2. Brett Smith* (WY) 253
3. Ryan Lindley* (SDGST) 237
4. Casey Pachall* (TXX) 228
5. Pete Thomas (COST) 161
6. B.R. Holbrook (NM) 141
7. Caleb Herring (NVLV) 113
8. Tim Jefferson* (AF) 111
9. Tarean Austin (NM) 60
10. Garrett Grayson (COST) 43
Pass Attempts
1. Ryan Lindley* (SDGST) 447
2. Kellen Moore* (BOISE) 439
3. Brett Smith* (WY) 415
4. Casey Pachall* (TXX) 343
5. Pete Thomas (COST) 261
6. B.R. Holbrook (NM) 236
7. Caleb Herring (NVLV) 206
8. Tim Jefferson* (AF) 183
9. Tarean Austin (NM) 117
10. Garrett Grayson (COST) 77
Pass Completion Percentage
1. Kellen Moore* (BOISE) 74.3
2. Casey Pachall* (TXX) 66.5
3. Pete Thomas (COST) 61.7
4. Brett Smith* (WY) 61.0
5. Tim Jefferson* (AF) 60.7
6. B.R. Holbrook (NM) 59.7
7. Caleb Herring (NVLV) 54.9
8. Ryan Lindley* (SDGST) 53.0
Passing Yards
1. Kellen Moore* (BOISE) 3800
2. Ryan Lindley* (SDGST) 3153
3. Casey Pachall* (TXX) 2921
4. Brett Smith* (WY) 2622
5. Tim Jefferson* (AF) 1637
6. Pete Thomas (COST) 1607
7. B.R. Holbrook (NM) 1490
8. Caleb Herring (NVLV) 1004
9. Tarean Austin (NM) 706
10. Garrett Grayson (COST) 542
Passing Yards Per Attempt
1. Tim Jefferson* (AF) 8.9
2. Kellen Moore* (BOISE) 8.7
3. Casey Pachall* (TXX) 8.5
4. Ryan Lindley* (SDGST) 7.1
5. Brett Smith* (WY) 6.3
6. B.R. Holbrook (NM) 6.3
7. Pete Thomas (COST) 6.2
8. Caleb Herring (NVLV) 4.9
Adjusted Passing Yards Per Attempt
1. Kellen Moore* (BOISE) 9.7
2. Casey Pachall* (TXX) 9.1
3. Tim Jefferson* (AF) 8.8
4. Ryan Lindley* (SDGST) 7.3
5. Brett Smith* (WY) 6.1
6. B.R. Holbrook (NM) 5.3
7. Pete Thomas (COST) 5.3
8. Caleb Herring (NVLV) 4.3
Passing Touchdowns
1. Kellen Moore* (BOISE) 43
2. Casey Pachall* (TXX) 25
3. Ryan Lindley* (SDGST) 23
4. Brett Smith* (WY) 20
5. Tim Jefferson* (AF) 14
6. Caleb Herring (NVLV) 8
7. Pete Thomas (COST) 7
8. B.R. Holbrook (NM) 4
9. Tarean Austin (NM) 3
10. Garrett Grayson (COST) 2
  Charles Lovett (COST) 2
Passing Interceptions
1. Brett Smith* (WY) 11
2. Kellen Moore* (BOISE) 9
3. Ryan Lindley* (SDGST) 8
  Pete Thomas (COST) 8
5. B.R. Holbrook (NM) 7
  Casey Pachall* (TXX) 7
  Tim Jefferson* (AF) 7
8. Garrett Grayson (COST) 6
  Caleb Herring (NVLV) 6
10. Sean Reilly (NVLV) 3
Passing Efficiency Rating
1. Kellen Moore* (BOISE) 175.2
2. Casey Pachall* (TXX) 158.0
3. Tim Jefferson* (AF) 153.4
4. Ryan Lindley* (SDGST) 125.7
5. Brett Smith* (WY) 124.6
6. Pete Thomas (COST) 116.1
7. B.R. Holbrook (NM) 112.4
8. Caleb Herring (NVLV) 102.8
Rush Attempts
1. Ronnie Hillman* (SDGST) 311
2. Doug Martin* (BOISE) 263
3. Chris Nwoke (COST) 200
4. Asher Clark* (AF) 163
5. Tim Jefferson* (AF) 153
6. Alvester Alexander* (WY) 152
7. Brett Smith* (WY) 139
8. Dionza Bradford (NVLV) 133
9. Matthew Tucker* (TXX) 123
10. Waymon James* (TXX) 121
  Raymond Carter (COST) 121
Rushing Yards
1. Ronnie Hillman* (SDGST) 1711
2. Doug Martin* (BOISE) 1299
3. Chris Nwoke (COST) 1130
4. Asher Clark* (AF) 1110
5. Waymon James* (TXX) 875
6. Ed Wesley* (TXX) 726
7. Brett Smith* (WY) 710
8. Matthew Tucker* (TXX) 702
9. Alvester Alexander* (WY) 695
10. Tim Cornett (NVLV) 671
Rushing Yards Per Attempt
1. Waymon James* (TXX) 7.2
2. Asher Clark* (AF) 6.8
3. Ed Wesley* (TXX) 6.0
4. Matthew Tucker* (TXX) 5.7
5. Chris Nwoke (COST) 5.7
6. Tim Cornett (NVLV) 5.6
7. Ronnie Hillman* (SDGST) 5.5
8. Brett Smith* (WY) 5.1
9. Doug Martin* (BOISE) 4.9
10. Mike Dewitt* (AF) 4.8
Rushing Touchdowns
1. Ronnie Hillman* (SDGST) 19
2. Doug Martin* (BOISE) 16
3. Mike Dewitt* (AF) 12
  Matthew Tucker* (TXX) 12
5. Tim Jefferson* (AF) 11
6. Brett Smith* (WY) 10
7. Chris Nwoke (COST) 9
  D.J. Harper* (BOISE) 9
9. Tim Cornett (NVLV) 7
  Asher Clark* (AF) 7
Receptions
1. Tyler Shoemaker* (BOISE) 62
  Matt Miller* (BOISE) 62
3. Josh Boyce* (TXX) 61
4. Colin Lockett* (SDGST) 58
5. Gavin Escobar* (SDGST) 51
6. Dylan Denso* (SDGST) 49
  Mitch Burroughs* (BOISE) 49
8. Deon Long (NM) 47
  Ty Kirk (NM) 47
10. Skye Dawson* (TXX) 45
  Crockett Gillmore (COST) 45
Receiving Yards
1. Josh Boyce* (TXX) 998
2. Tyler Shoemaker* (BOISE) 994
3. Colin Lockett* (SDGST) 970
4. Deon Long (NM) 809
5. Gavin Escobar* (SDGST) 780
6. Matt Miller* (BOISE) 679
7. Dylan Denso* (SDGST) 634
8. Zack Kauth* (AF) 620
9. Phillip Payne (NVLV) 509
10. Chris McNeill* (WY) 504
Receiving Yards Per Reception
1. Zack Kauth* (AF) 20.0
2. Deon Long (NM) 17.2
3. Colin Lockett* (SDGST) 16.7
4. Josh Boyce* (TXX) 16.4
5. Tyler Shoemaker* (BOISE) 16.0
6. Gavin Escobar* (SDGST) 15.3
7. Lou Greenwood (COST) 15.2
8. Johnathan Warzeka* (AF) 14.3
  Jonathan Warzeka* (AF) 14.3
10. Dylan Denso* (SDGST) 12.9
Receiving Touchdowns
1. Tyler Shoemaker* (BOISE) 16
2. Matt Miller* (BOISE) 9
  Josh Boyce* (TXX) 9
4. Colin Lockett* (SDGST) 8
5. Gavin Escobar* (SDGST) 7
  Kyle Efaw* (BOISE) 7
  Phillip Payne (NVLV) 7
8. Skye Dawson* (TXX) 5
  Gabe Linehan* (BOISE) 5
  Josh Doctson* (WY) 5
  Zack Kauth* (AF) 5
Plays From Scrimmage
1. Ronnie Hillman* (SDGST) 335
2. Doug Martin* (BOISE) 291
3. Chris Nwoke (COST) 223
4. Asher Clark* (AF) 171
5. Alvester Alexander* (WY) 164
6. Tim Jefferson* (AF) 153
7. Dionza Bradford (NVLV) 141
  Brett Smith* (WY) 141
9. Raymond Carter (COST) 136
10. D.J. Harper* (BOISE) 134
Yards From Scrimmage
1. Ronnie Hillman* (SDGST) 1981
2. Doug Martin* (BOISE) 1554
3. Chris Nwoke (COST) 1273
4. Asher Clark* (AF) 1143
5. Colin Lockett* (SDGST) 1066
6. Tyler Shoemaker* (BOISE) 1031
7. Josh Boyce* (TXX) 999
8. Waymon James* (TXX) 988
9. Alvester Alexander* (WY) 895
10. Deon Long (NM) 820
Touchdowns From Scrimmage
1. Ronnie Hillman* (SDGST) 20
2. Doug Martin* (BOISE) 18
3. Tyler Shoemaker* (BOISE) 16
4. Matthew Tucker* (TXX) 12
  Mike Dewitt* (AF) 12
6. Brett Smith* (WY) 11
  Tim Jefferson* (AF) 11
8. D.J. Harper* (BOISE) 10
9. Matt Miller* (BOISE) 9
  Josh Boyce* (TXX) 9
  Chris Nwoke (COST) 9
Total Plays
1. Brett Smith* (WY) 554
2. Ryan Lindley* (SDGST) 465
3. Kellen Moore* (BOISE) 459
4. Casey Pachall* (TXX) 411
5. Tim Jefferson* (AF) 336
6. Pete Thomas (COST) 317
7. Ronnie Hillman* (SDGST) 311
8. B.R. Holbrook (NM) 296
9. Caleb Herring (NVLV) 292
10. Doug Martin* (BOISE) 263
Total Yards
1. Kellen Moore* (BOISE) 3734
2. Brett Smith* (WY) 3332
3. Ryan Lindley* (SDGST) 3102
4. Casey Pachall* (TXX) 2972
5. Tim Jefferson* (AF) 2190
6. Ronnie Hillman* (SDGST) 1711
7. B.R. Holbrook (NM) 1583
8. Pete Thomas (COST) 1571
9. Doug Martin* (BOISE) 1299
10. Chris Nwoke (COST) 1130
Total Yards Per Play
1. Kellen Moore* (BOISE) 8.1
2. Ryan Lindley* (SDGST) 6.7
3. Brett Smith* (WY) 6.0
Total Touchdowns
1. Kellen Moore* (BOISE) 43
2. Brett Smith* (WY) 30
3. Casey Pachall* (TXX) 27
4. Tim Jefferson* (AF) 25
5. Ryan Lindley* (SDGST) 23
6. Ronnie Hillman* (SDGST) 19
7. Doug Martin* (BOISE) 16
8. Mike Dewitt* (AF) 12
  Matthew Tucker* (TXX) 12
10. Pete Thomas (COST) 10
  Caleb Herring (NVLV) 10
Touchdowns
1. Ronnie Hillman* (SDGST) 20
2. Doug Martin* (BOISE) 19
3. Tyler Shoemaker* (BOISE) 16
4. Matthew Tucker* (TXX) 12
  Mike Dewitt* (AF) 12
6. Brett Smith* (WY) 11
  Tim Jefferson* (AF) 11
8. D.J. Harper* (BOISE) 10
9. Matt Miller* (BOISE) 9
  Colin Lockett* (SDGST) 9
  Chris Nwoke (COST) 9
  Josh Boyce* (TXX) 9
Points
1. Frisina* (BOISE) 30
2. Johnathan Warzeka* (AF) 24
3. Lamaar Thomas (NM) 12
4. James Caraway* (WY) 6
  Tyrone Crawford* (BOISE) 6
6. Conant* (AF) 4
Extra Point Attempts
1. Ross Evans* (TXX) 64
2. Dan Goodale* (BOISE) 56
3. Abelardo Perez* (SDGST) 49
4. Parker Herrington* (AF) 48
5. Daniel Sullivan* (WY) 34
6. Nolan Kohorst (NVLV) 24
7. Frisina* (BOISE) 23
  Michael Frisina* (BOISE) 23
9. James Aho (NM) 18
10. Ben Deline (COST) 17
Extra Points Made
1. Ross Evans* (TXX) 61
2. Dan Goodale* (BOISE) 50
3. Abelardo Perez* (SDGST) 47
4. Parker Herrington* (AF) 45
5. Daniel Sullivan* (WY) 30
6. Nolan Kohorst (NVLV) 24
7. Frisina* (BOISE) 21
  Michael Frisina* (BOISE) 21
9. James Aho (NM) 18
10. Ben Deline (COST) 16
Field Goal Attempts
1. Parker Herrington* (AF) 18
2. Ross Evans* (TXX) 17
3. Abelardo Perez* (SDGST) 15
4. Nolan Kohorst (NVLV) 14
5. James Aho (NM) 12
6. Daniel Sullivan* (WY) 11
7. Chad Vandermolen (COST) 8
  Ben Deline (COST) 8
9. Dan Goodale* (BOISE) 5
10. Frisina* (BOISE) 4
  Michael Frisina* (BOISE) 4
Field Goals Made
1. Parker Herrington* (AF) 15
2. Ross Evans* (TXX) 14
3. Nolan Kohorst (NVLV) 9
4. Daniel Sullivan* (WY) 7
5. Chad Vandermolen (COST) 6
  James Aho (NM) 6
  Abelardo Perez* (SDGST) 6
8. Ben Deline (COST) 4
9. Frisina* (BOISE) 3
  Dan Goodale* (BOISE) 3
  Michael Frisina* (BOISE) 3
Punts
1. Chase Lansford (NVLV) 75
  Austin McCoy* (WY) 75
3. Ben Skaer (NM) 73
4. Brian Stahovich* (SDGST) 61
5. Pete Kontodiakos (COST) 57
6. Anson Kelton* (TXX) 47
7. Brad Elkin* (BOISE) 43
8. David Baska* (AF) 32
9. Tim Jefferson* (AF) 5
10. Kellen Moore* (BOISE) 2
Punting Yards
1. Chase Lansford (NVLV) 3093
2. Austin McCoy* (WY) 3015
3. Ben Skaer (NM) 2896
4. Brian Stahovich* (SDGST) 2669
5. Pete Kontodiakos (COST) 2487
6. Anson Kelton* (TXX) 1890
7. Brad Elkin* (BOISE) 1804
8. David Baska* (AF) 1306
9. Tim Jefferson* (AF) 177
10. Kellen Moore* (BOISE) 66
Punt Returns
1. Momo Thomas (COST) 21
2. Mitch Burroughs* (BOISE) 18
3. Chris Potter* (BOISE) 14
4. Leon McFadden* (SDGST) 12
  Skye Dawson* (TXX) 12
6. Michael Johnson (NVLV) 11
  Ed Wesley* (TXX) 11
8. Brandon Carter* (TXX) 10
  Larry Parker* (SDGST) 10
10. Jon Davis* (AF) 6
  Blair Burns* (WY) 6
  Chris McNeill* (WY) 6
Punt Return Yards
1. Mitch Burroughs* (BOISE) 239
2. Momo Thomas (COST) 210
3. Chris Potter* (BOISE) 147
4. Brandon Carter* (TXX) 137
5. Ed Wesley* (TXX) 120
6. Chris McNeill* (WY) 101
7. Jon Davis* (AF) 92
8. Blair Burns* (WY) 78
9. Leon McFadden* (SDGST) 70
10. Skye Dawson* (TXX) 59
Kickoff Returns
1. Deante' Purvis (NVLV) 41
2. Derek Good (COST) 32
  Greg McCoy* (TXX) 32
4. Colin Lockett* (SDGST) 31
5. Johnathan Warzeka* (AF) 23
  Jonathan Warzeka* (AF) 23
7. Bradley Randle (NVLV) 20
8. Brandon Davis* (SDGST) 18
  Deon Long (NM) 18
10. Dominic Rufran* (WY) 17
Kickoff Return Yards
1. Deante' Purvis (NVLV) 1000
2. Greg McCoy* (TXX) 979
3. Derek Good (COST) 778
4. Colin Lockett* (SDGST) 678
5. Jonathan Warzeka* (AF) 489
  Johnathan Warzeka* (AF) 489
7. Deon Long (NM) 425
8. Brandon Davis* (SDGST) 409
9. Bradley Randle (NVLV) 406
10. Lee Clubb (COST) 390
Kickoff Return Yards Per Return
1. Johnathan Warzeka* (AF) 21.3
Kickoff Return Touchdowns
1. Greg McCoy* (TXX) 2
Solo Tackles
1. Tashaun Gipson* (WY) 72
2. Carmen Messina (NM) 68
3. Brady Amack* (AF) 61
4. Brian Hendricks* (WY) 55
5. Luke Ruff* (WY) 54
6. Luke Anderson* (WY) 52
7. Jerome Long* (SDGST) 50
8. Mike Orakpo (COST) 49
  Larry Parker* (SDGST) 49
10. Miles Burris* (SDGST) 46
Assisted Tackles
1. Brady Amack* (AF) 75
2. Carmen Messina (NM) 74
3. Shaquil Barrett (COST) 54
4. Gabe Knapton* (WY) 51
5. Brian Hendricks* (WY) 50
  James Skelton (COST) 50
  Jon Davis* (AF) 50
8. Luke Ruff* (WY) 48
9. Nate Carter (NVLV) 43
10. Jordan Waiwaiole* (AF) 41
  Bubba Forrest (NM) 41
Total Tackles
1. Carmen Messina (NM) 142
2. Brady Amack* (AF) 136
3. Brian Hendricks* (WY) 105
4. Luke Ruff* (WY) 102
5. Shaquil Barrett (COST) 99
6. Tashaun Gipson* (WY) 95
7. Jon Davis* (AF) 94
8. James Skelton (COST) 91
9. Mike Orakpo (COST) 87
10. Bubba Forrest (NM) 85
Tackles for Loss
1. Miles Burris* (SDGST) 20
2. James Dunlap (NVLV) 14
3. Stansly Maponga* (TXX) 14
  Tyrone Crawford* (BOISE) 14
5. Shea McClellin* (BOISE) 12
  Carmen Messina (NM) 12
7. Nordly Capi (COST) 12
8. Josh Biezuns* (WY) 11
9. Alex Means* (AF) 10
10. Gabe Knapton* (WY) 8
Sacks
1. Nordly Capi (COST) 10
2. Stansly Maponga* (TXX) 9
3. Miles Burris* (SDGST) 8
4. Shea McClellin* (BOISE) 7
5. James Dunlap (NVLV) 6
  Tyrone Crawford* (BOISE) 6
  Gabe Knapton* (WY) 6
8. Alex Means* (AF) 6
9. Josh Biezuns* (WY) 5
  C.J. James (COST) 5
  Jerome Long* (SDGST) 5
Interceptions
1. Larry Parker* (SDGST) 7
2. Blair Burns* (WY) 4
3. Marqueston Huff* (WY) 3
  Tashaun Gipson* (WY) 3
  Jon Davis* (AF) 3
  Jerrell Gavins* (BOISE) 3
7. Quinton Pointer (NVLV) 2
  Tank Carder* (TXX) 2
  Leon McFadden* (SDGST) 2
  Nat Berhe* (SDGST) 2
  Tani Maka (NVLV) 2
  Jamar Taylor* (BOISE) 2
  Momo Thomas (COST) 2
  Shea McClellin* (BOISE) 2
  Greg McCoy* (TXX) 2
  Kris Gardner* (TXX) 2
  Luke Anderson* (WY) 2
Interception Return Yards
1. Jamar Taylor* (BOISE) 100
2. Tank Carder* (TXX) 95
3. Blair Burns* (WY) 86
4. Larry Parker* (SDGST) 57
5. Shaquil Barrett (COST) 52
6. Momo Thomas (COST) 43
  Jon Davis* (AF) 43
8. Luke Anderson* (WY) 41
9. Kris Gardner* (TXX) 38
10. Will Chandler (NVLV) 32
Interception Return Touchdowns
1. Tank Carder* (TXX) 2
Passes Defended
1. Leon McFadden* (SDGST) 17
2. Larry Parker* (SDGST) 16
3. Luke Anderson* (WY) 11
4. Greg McCoy* (TXX) 9
5. Jamar Taylor* (BOISE) 8
  Sidney Hodge (NVLV) 8
  Blair Burns* (WY) 8
  Tashaun Gipson* (WY) 8
9. Aaron Tevis* (BOISE) 7
  Nat Berhe* (SDGST) 7
  Will Chandler (NVLV) 7
  Momo Thomas (COST) 7
  Johnny Fobbs* (TXX) 7
Fumbles Forced
1. Nordly Capi (COST) 7
2. Stansly Maponga* (TXX) 5
  Josh Biezuns* (WY) 5
4. Joseph Harris (NM) 4
  Brady Amack* (AF) 4
6. Quinton Pointer (NVLV) 3
  James Dunlap (NVLV) 3
  Alex Means* (AF) 3
  Larry Parker* (SDGST) 3
  Tyrone Crawford* (BOISE) 3
  Jake Fely* (SDGST) 3
  Johnny Fobbs* (TXX) 3