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2012 Mountain West Conference Year Summary

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Record: 59-68, .465 W-L% (10th of 12) (Schedule and Results)

SRS: -5.56 (10th of 12) ▪ SOS: -4.67 (11th of 12)

Conference Champion: Boise State, Fresno State and San Diego State

Ranked in Preseason AP Poll:(Boise State)
Ranked in Final AP Poll:(Boise State)

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Standings

Overall Conference Pts/G SRS
School W L Pct W L Pct Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
Boise State 11 2 .846 7 1 .875 30.2 15.8 7.85 -5.08
Fresno State 9 4 .692 7 1 .875 37.9 23.8 6.33 -3.51
San Diego State 9 4 .692 7 1 .875 32.8 24.4 2.69 -4.46
Air Force 6 7 .462 5 3 .625 27.4 29.0 -7.35 -6.35
Nevada 7 6 .538 4 4 .500 37.8 33.8 -3.60 -4.76
Colorado State 4 8 .333 3 5 .375 21.2 30.3 -12.54 -4.21
Wyoming 4 8 .333 3 5 .375 26.8 33.4 -10.78 -4.53
Nevada-Las Vegas 2 11 .154 2 6 .250 22.0 32.6 -14.57 -4.42
New Mexico 4 9 .308 1 7 .125 25.8 30.2 -9.91 -5.76
Hawaii 3 9 .250 1 7 .125 21.2 35.7 -13.75 -3.66

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 9/2 9/9 9/16 9/23 9/30 10/7 10/14 10/21 10/28 11/4 11/11 11/18 11/25 12/2 Final
Boise State 24     24 24   24 24 21 19       25 20 18

5 Bowl Games

Date Bowl Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
2012-12-29 Armed Forces Bowl Rice 33 Air Force 14 Armed Forces Bowl (Fort Worth, TX)
2012-12-24 Hawaii Bowl Southern Methodist 43 Fresno State 10 Hawaii Bowl (Honolulu, HI)
2012-12-22 Las Vegas Bowl Boise State 28 Washington 26 Las Vegas Bowl (Las Vegas, NV)
2012-12-20 Poinsettia Bowl Brigham Young 23 San Diego State 6 Poinsettia Bowl (San Diego, CA)
2012-12-15 New Mexico Bowl Arizona 49 Nevada 48 New Mexico Bowl (Albuquerque, NM)

Conference Leaders

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Pass Completions

1. Derek Carr* (FREST) 344
2. Joe Southwick* (BOISE) 248
3. Cody Fajardo* (NV) 246
4. Nick Sherry (NVLV) 226
5. Brett Smith (WY) 205
6. Sean Schroeder (HI) 175
7. Ryan Katz* (SDGST) 99
8. Adam Dingwell* (SDGST) 83
9. Conner Smith (COST) 80
10. Garrett Grayson (COST) 78

Pass Attempts

1. Derek Carr* (FREST) 511
2. Nick Sherry (NVLV) 426
3. Joe Southwick* (BOISE) 371
4. Cody Fajardo* (NV) 367
5. Sean Schroeder (HI) 344
6. Brett Smith (WY) 330
7. Ryan Katz* (SDGST) 163
8. Adam Dingwell* (SDGST) 144
9. Garrett Grayson (COST) 138
10. Conner Smith (COST) 126

Pass Completion Percentage

1. Derek Carr* (FREST) 67.3
2. Cody Fajardo* (NV) 67.0
3. Joe Southwick* (BOISE) 66.8
4. Brett Smith (WY) 62.1
5. Nick Sherry (NVLV) 53.1
6. Sean Schroeder (HI) 50.9

Passing Yards

1. Derek Carr* (FREST) 4104
2. Brett Smith (WY) 2837
3. Cody Fajardo* (NV) 2786
4. Joe Southwick* (BOISE) 2730
5. Nick Sherry (NVLV) 2544
6. Sean Schroeder (HI) 1878
7. Ryan Katz* (SDGST) 1348
8. Connor Dietz* (AF) 1131
9. Conner Smith (COST) 1022
10. Garrett Grayson (COST) 946

Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. Brett Smith (WY) 8.6
2. Derek Carr* (FREST) 8.0
3. Cody Fajardo* (NV) 7.6
4. Joe Southwick* (BOISE) 7.4
5. Nick Sherry (NVLV) 6.0
6. Sean Schroeder (HI) 5.5

Adjusted Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. Brett Smith (WY) 9.4
2. Derek Carr* (FREST) 8.9
3. Cody Fajardo* (NV) 7.6
4. Joe Southwick* (BOISE) 7.5
5. Nick Sherry (NVLV) 4.9
6. Sean Schroeder (HI) 4.5

Passing Touchdowns

1. Derek Carr* (FREST) 37
2. Brett Smith (WY) 27
3. Cody Fajardo* (NV) 20
4. Joe Southwick* (BOISE) 19
5. Nick Sherry (NVLV) 16
6. Ryan Katz* (SDGST) 13
7. Sean Schroeder (HI) 11
8. Connor Dietz* (AF) 8
  Adam Dingwell* (SDGST) 8
10. Garrett Grayson (COST) 7

Passing Interceptions

1. Nick Sherry (NVLV) 17
2. Sean Schroeder (HI) 12
3. Cody Fajardo* (NV) 9
4. Derek Carr* (FREST) 7
  Adam Dingwell* (SDGST) 7
  Joe Southwick* (BOISE) 7
7. Brett Smith (WY) 6
  Conner Smith (COST) 6
9. M.J. McPeek (COST) 5
10. Kale Pearson* (AF) 4
  Ryan Katz* (SDGST) 4

Passing Efficiency Rating

1. Brett Smith (WY) 157.7
2. Derek Carr* (FREST) 155.9
3. Cody Fajardo* (NV) 143.9
4. Joe Southwick* (BOISE) 141.8
5. Nick Sherry (NVLV) 107.6
6. Sean Schroeder (HI) 100.3

Rush Attempts

1. Stefphon Jefferson* (NV) 375
2. Robbie Rouse* (FREST) 282
3. Kasey Carrier (NM) 255
4. Tim Cornett (NVLV) 242
5. Adam Muema* (SDGST) 237
6. D.J. Harper* (BOISE) 228
7. Cody Getz* (AF) 198
8. Cody Fajardo* (NV) 190
9. Walter Kazee* (SDGST) 161
10. Connor Dietz* (AF) 144

Rushing Yards

1. Stefphon Jefferson* (NV) 1883
2. Robbie Rouse* (FREST) 1490
3. Kasey Carrier (NM) 1469
4. Adam Muema* (SDGST) 1458
5. Cody Getz* (AF) 1248
6. Tim Cornett (NVLV) 1232
7. D.J. Harper* (BOISE) 1137
8. Cody Fajardo* (NV) 1121
9. Walter Kazee* (SDGST) 822
10. Cole Gautsche (NM) 760

Rushing Yards Per Attempt

1. Cole Gautsche (NM) 7.0
2. Jay Ajayi* (BOISE) 6.7
3. Cody Getz* (AF) 6.3
4. Jonathan Lee* (AF) 6.2
5. Adam Muema* (SDGST) 6.2
6. Cody Fajardo* (NV) 5.9
7. Kasey Carrier (NM) 5.8
8. Robbie Rouse* (FREST) 5.3
9. Walter Kazee* (SDGST) 5.1
10. Tim Cornett (NVLV) 5.1

Rushing Touchdowns

1. Stefphon Jefferson* (NV) 24
2. Adam Muema* (SDGST) 16
3. D.J. Harper* (BOISE) 15
  Kasey Carrier (NM) 15
5. Robbie Rouse* (FREST) 12
  Cody Fajardo* (NV) 12
7. Wes Cobb* (AF) 9
  Cody Getz* (AF) 9
9. Bradley Randle (NVLV) 8
  Walter Kazee* (SDGST) 8

Receptions

1. Davante Adams* (FREST) 102
2. Brandon Wimberly* (NV) 70
3. Matt Miller* (BOISE) 66
4. Chris McNeill (WY) 63
  Robbie Rouse* (FREST) 63
6. Devante Davis (NVLV) 61
7. Richy Turner* (NV) 60
8. Isaiah Burse* (FREST) 57
9. Marcus Sullivan (NVLV) 55
10. Aaron Bradley* (NV) 45
  Zach Sudfeld* (NV) 45

Receiving Yards

1. Davante Adams* (FREST) 1312
2. Devante Davis (NVLV) 854
3. Isaiah Burse* (FREST) 851
4. Brandon Wimberly* (NV) 845
5. Matt Miller* (BOISE) 769
6. Richy Turner* (NV) 752
7. Chris McNeill (WY) 722
8. Marcus Sullivan (NVLV) 659
9. Robert Herron (WY) 657
10. Zach Sudfeld* (NV) 598

Receiving Yards Per Reception

1. Robert Herron (WY) 21.2
2. Isaiah Burse* (FREST) 14.9
3. Jalen Claiborne (WY) 14.4
4. Devante Davis (NVLV) 14.0
5. Dominic Rufran (WY) 13.6
6. Marquise Law (COST) 13.3
7. Zach Sudfeld* (NV) 13.3
8. Victor Dean* (FREST) 13.0
9. Gavin Escobar* (SDGST) 12.9
10. Davante Adams* (FREST) 12.9

Receiving Touchdowns

1. Davante Adams* (FREST) 14
2. Robert Herron (WY) 8
  Zach Sudfeld* (NV) 8
4. Gavin Escobar* (SDGST) 6
  Isaiah Burse* (FREST) 6
6. Jalen Claiborne (WY) 5
  Rashad Evans* (FREST) 5
  Matt Miller* (BOISE) 5
  Dominic Rufran (WY) 5
  Chris McNeill (WY) 5

Plays From Scrimmage

1. Stefphon Jefferson* (NV) 397
2. Robbie Rouse* (FREST) 345
3. Kasey Carrier (NM) 265
4. Tim Cornett (NVLV) 256
5. D.J. Harper* (BOISE) 251
6. Adam Muema* (SDGST) 246
7. Cody Getz* (AF) 200
8. Cody Fajardo* (NV) 190
9. Walter Kazee* (SDGST) 168
10. Bradley Randle (NVLV) 146

Yards From Scrimmage

1. Stefphon Jefferson* (NV) 2053
2. Robbie Rouse* (FREST) 1925
3. Adam Muema* (SDGST) 1605
4. Kasey Carrier (NM) 1544
5. Tim Cornett (NVLV) 1340
6. Davante Adams* (FREST) 1312
7. D.J. Harper* (BOISE) 1300
8. Cody Getz* (AF) 1249
9. Cody Fajardo* (NV) 1121
10. Isaiah Burse* (FREST) 890

Touchdowns From Scrimmage

1. Stefphon Jefferson* (NV) 25
2. Adam Muema* (SDGST) 17
3. D.J. Harper* (BOISE) 16
4. Kasey Carrier (NM) 15
5. Davante Adams* (FREST) 14
  Robbie Rouse* (FREST) 14
7. Cody Fajardo* (NV) 12
8. Wes Cobb* (AF) 9
  Cody Getz* (AF) 9
  Bradley Randle (NVLV) 9
  Zach Sudfeld* (NV) 9

Total Plays

1. Derek Carr* (FREST) 577
2. Cody Fajardo* (NV) 557
3. Nick Sherry (NVLV) 471
4. Brett Smith (WY) 444
5. Joe Southwick* (BOISE) 417
6. Sean Schroeder (HI) 398
7. Stefphon Jefferson* (NV) 375
8. Robbie Rouse* (FREST) 283
9. Connor Dietz* (AF) 255
  Kasey Carrier (NM) 255

Total Yards

1. Derek Carr* (FREST) 4105
2. Cody Fajardo* (NV) 3907
3. Brett Smith (WY) 3085
4. Joe Southwick* (BOISE) 2851
5. Nick Sherry (NVLV) 2498
6. Stefphon Jefferson* (NV) 1883
7. Connor Dietz* (AF) 1800
8. Sean Schroeder (HI) 1709
9. Ryan Katz* (SDGST) 1635
10. Robbie Rouse* (FREST) 1491

Total Yards Per Play

1. Derek Carr* (FREST) 7.1
2. Cody Fajardo* (NV) 7.0
3. Brett Smith (WY) 6.9

Total Touchdowns

1. Derek Carr* (FREST) 37
2. Brett Smith (WY) 33
3. Cody Fajardo* (NV) 32
4. Stefphon Jefferson* (NV) 24
5. Joe Southwick* (BOISE) 19
6. Ryan Katz* (SDGST) 17
  Nick Sherry (NVLV) 17
8. Adam Muema* (SDGST) 16
9. D.J. Harper* (BOISE) 15
  Kasey Carrier (NM) 15

Touchdowns

1. Stefphon Jefferson* (NV) 25
2. Adam Muema* (SDGST) 17
3. D.J. Harper* (BOISE) 16
4. Kasey Carrier (NM) 15
5. Robbie Rouse* (FREST) 14
  Davante Adams* (FREST) 14
7. Cody Fajardo* (NV) 12
8. Wes Cobb* (AF) 9
  Bradley Randle (NVLV) 9
  Cody Getz* (AF) 9
  Zach Sudfeld* (NV) 9

Points

1. Stefphon Jefferson* (NV) 150
2. Adam Muema* (SDGST) 102
3. D.J. Harper* (BOISE) 100
4. Quentin Breshears* (FREST) 93
5. Kasey Carrier (NM) 90
6. Michael Frisina* (BOISE) 87
7. Robbie Rouse* (FREST) 84
  Davante Adams* (FREST) 84
9. Allen Hardison* (NV) 83
10. Chance Marden* (SDGST) 81

Extra Point Attempts

1. Quentin Breshears* (FREST) 63
2. Allen Hardison* (NV) 57
3. Chance Marden* (SDGST) 52
4. Parker Herrington* (AF) 47
5. Michael Frisina* (BOISE) 44
6. Justus Adams (NM) 40
7. Stuart Williams (WY) 37
8. Nolan Kohorst (NVLV) 33
9. Jared Roberts (COST) 31
10. Tyler Hadden (HI) 29

Extra Points Made

1. Quentin Breshears* (FREST) 57
2. Allen Hardison* (NV) 56
3. Chance Marden* (SDGST) 51
4. Parker Herrington* (AF) 46
5. Michael Frisina* (BOISE) 42
6. Justus Adams (NM) 40
7. Stuart Williams (WY) 35
8. Nolan Kohorst (NVLV) 32
9. Jared Roberts (COST) 29
  Tyler Hadden (HI) 29

Field Goal Attempts

1. Tyler Hadden (HI) 21
2. Michael Frisina* (BOISE) 20
3. Quentin Breshears* (FREST) 15
4. Nolan Kohorst (NVLV) 14
  Chance Marden* (SDGST) 14
6. Justus Adams (NM) 13
7. Stuart Williams (WY) 12
8. Allen Hardison* (NV) 10
  Jared Roberts (COST) 10
  Parker Herrington* (AF) 10

Field Goals Made

1. Michael Frisina* (BOISE) 15
2. Tyler Hadden (HI) 13
3. Nolan Kohorst (NVLV) 12
  Quentin Breshears* (FREST) 12
5. Chance Marden* (SDGST) 10
6. Justus Adams (NM) 9
  Jared Roberts (COST) 9
  Allen Hardison* (NV) 9
9. Stuart Williams (WY) 7
10. Parker Herrington* (AF) 4

Field Goal Percentage

1. Nolan Kohorst (NVLV) 85.7
2. Quentin Breshears* (FREST) 80.0
3. Michael Frisina* (BOISE) 75.0
4. Chance Marden* (SDGST) 71.4
5. Justus Adams (NM) 69.2
6. Tyler Hadden (HI) 61.9
7. Stuart Williams (WY) 58.3

Punts

1. Chase Lansford (NVLV) 65
2. Andrew Shapiro* (FREST) 64
3. Tim Gleeson (WY) 62
4. Pete Kontodiakos (COST) 59
5. Ben Skaer (NM) 54
6. Alex Dunnachie (HI) 49
7. Chase Tenpenny* (NV) 46
8. Trevor Harman* (BOISE) 42
9. Seamus McMorrow* (SDGST) 41
10. David Baska* (AF) 40

Punting Yards

1. Pete Kontodiakos (COST) 2742
2. Chase Lansford (NVLV) 2714
3. Andrew Shapiro* (FREST) 2685
4. Tim Gleeson (WY) 2663
5. Ben Skaer (NM) 2368
6. Alex Dunnachie (HI) 2262
7. Chase Tenpenny* (NV) 1992
8. Trevor Harman* (BOISE) 1731
9. Seamus McMorrow* (SDGST) 1710
10. David Baska* (AF) 1567

Punting Yards Per Punt

1. Pete Kontodiakos (COST) 46.5
2. Alex Dunnachie (HI) 46.2
3. Ben Skaer (NM) 43.9
4. Chase Tenpenny* (NV) 43.3
5. Tim Gleeson (WY) 43.0
6. Andrew Shapiro* (FREST) 42.0
7. Chase Lansford (NVLV) 41.8
8. Seamus McMorrow* (SDGST) 41.7
9. Trevor Harman* (BOISE) 41.2
10. David Baska* (AF) 39.2

Punt Returns

1. Chris Potter* (BOISE) 24
2. Scott Harding (HI) 23
3. Rashad Evans* (FREST) 16
  Khalid Wooten* (NV) 16
5. Tim Vizzi* (SDGST) 13
6. Blair Burns (WY) 12
7. Ty Macarthur* (AF) 10
  Marcus Sullivan (NVLV) 10
9. Tim Foley (NM) 9
10. Isaiah Burse* (FREST) 8
  Joe Hansley (COST) 8

Punt Return Yards

1. Scott Harding (HI) 295
2. Chris Potter* (BOISE) 284
3. Khalid Wooten* (NV) 242
4. Rashad Evans* (FREST) 148
5. Blair Burns (WY) 122
6. Joe Hansley (COST) 100
7. Tim Vizzi* (SDGST) 95
8. Isaiah Burse* (FREST) 82
9. Ty Macarthur* (AF) 76
10. Jalen Claiborne (WY) 66

Punt Return Yards Per Return

1. Khalid Wooten* (NV) 15.1
2. Scott Harding (HI) 12.8
3. Chris Potter* (BOISE) 11.8
4. Blair Burns (WY) 10.2
5. Rashad Evans* (FREST) 9.2
6. Tim Vizzi* (SDGST) 7.3

Kickoff Returns

1. Mike Edwards (HI) 40
2. Kendall Brock* (NV) 31
3. Colin Lockett* (SDGST) 30
4. Isaiah Burse* (FREST) 29
5. Eric Johnson (NVLV) 28
6. Marcus Sullivan (NVLV) 22
7. Chase Clayton (NM) 20
  Anthony Lacoste* (AF) 20
9. Thomas Coffman (COST) 17
10. Shane Williams-Rhodes* (BOISE) 13

Kickoff Return Yards

1. Mike Edwards (HI) 1215
2. Colin Lockett* (SDGST) 777
3. Kendall Brock* (NV) 724
4. Isaiah Burse* (FREST) 651
5. Chase Clayton (NM) 608
6. Anthony Lacoste* (AF) 543
7. Marcus Sullivan (NVLV) 517
8. Eric Johnson (NVLV) 495
9. Thomas Coffman (COST) 418
10. Shane Williams-Rhodes* (BOISE) 324

Kickoff Return Yards Per Return

1. Chase Clayton (NM) 30.4
2. Mike Edwards (HI) 30.4
3. Anthony Lacoste* (AF) 27.1
4. Colin Lockett* (SDGST) 25.9
5. Shane Williams-Rhodes* (BOISE) 24.9
6. Thomas Coffman (COST) 24.6
7. Marcus Sullivan (NVLV) 23.5
8. Kendall Brock* (NV) 23.4
9. Isaiah Burse* (FREST) 22.4
10. Eric Johnson (NVLV) 17.7

Kickoff Return Touchdowns

1. Mike Edwards (HI) 3
2. Chase Clayton (NM) 2
  Colin Lockett* (SDGST) 2

Solo Tackles

1. Austin Niklas* (AF) 74
2. Ghaali Muhammad (WY) 71
3. J.C. Percy* (BOISE) 70
4. Albert Rosette* (NV) 68
  Jake Fely* (SDGST) 68
  Duke Williams* (NV) 68
  Nat Berhe* (SDGST) 68
8. Phillip Thomas* (FREST) 66
9. Derron Smith* (FREST) 61
10. John Lotulelei (NVLV) 59

Assisted Tackles

1. Albert Rosette* (NV) 67
2. John Lotulelei (NVLV) 61
3. Austin Niklas* (AF) 54
  Korey Jones (WY) 54
5. Lanston Tanyi (COST) 51
6. J.C. Percy* (BOISE) 48
7. Mike Purcell (WY) 47
8. Alex Means* (AF) 46
9. Brian Lindsay* (AF) 45
10. Christian Spears* (AF) 43

Total Tackles

1. Albert Rosette* (NV) 135
2. Austin Niklas* (AF) 128
3. John Lotulelei (NVLV) 120
4. J.C. Percy* (BOISE) 118
5. Duke Williams* (NV) 106
  Ghaali Muhammad (WY) 106
7. Korey Jones (WY) 103
8. Alex Means* (AF) 101
9. Nat Berhe* (SDGST) 94
10. Brian Lindsay* (AF) 92

Tackles for Loss

1. Art Laurel (HI) 14
  Demarcus Lawrence* (BOISE) 14
3. Nick Tenhaeff* (SDGST) 13
4. Alex Means* (AF) 12
  Phillip Thomas* (FREST) 12
6. Tristan Okpalaugo* (FREST) 12
  Jake Fely* (SDGST) 12
8. Cory James (COST) 11
  Andy Jennings* (FREST) 11
10. Beau Yap (HI) 10

Interception Return Yards

1. Derron Smith* (FREST) 127
  Chad Reese (WY) 127
3. Leon McFadden* (SDGST) 124
4. Sean Alston* (FREST) 103
5. Blair Burns (WY) 99
6. Phillip Thomas* (FREST) 98
7. Dallas Bollema (NM) 94
8. Alex Means* (AF) 86
9. Khalid Wooten* (NV) 78
10. Deandre Elliott (COST) 76

Interception Return Touchdowns

1. Phillip Thomas* (FREST) 3
2. Leon McFadden* (SDGST) 2

Passes Defended

1. Khalid Wooten* (NV) 17
  Mike Edwards (HI) 17
3. Leon McFadden* (SDGST) 15
4. Destry Berry (NM) 14
  L.J. Jones* (FREST) 14
6. Phillip Thomas* (FREST) 13
  Jamar Taylor* (BOISE) 13
8. Trent Matthews (COST) 11
  Alex Means* (AF) 11
  Sean Alston* (FREST) 11
  Blair Burns (WY) 11
  Charles Garrett* (NV) 11

Fumbles Forced

1. Matt Raymer (NM) 4
  Phillip Thomas* (FREST) 4
  Andy Jennings* (FREST) 4
  Demarcus Lawrence* (BOISE) 4
  Kenny Brown (NVLV) 4
6. Austin Niklas* (AF) 3
  Lenny Jones* (NV) 3
  Jamar Taylor* (BOISE) 3
  Duke Williams* (NV) 3
  Siaosi Hala'Api'Api (WY) 3