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1978 Pacific-10 Conference Leaders

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Record: 63-49-3, .561 W-L% (5th of 14) (Schedule and Results)

SRS: 11.19 (2nd of 14) ▪ SOS: 8.82 (2nd of 14)

Conference Champion: Southern California

Ranked in Preseason AP Poll:(Southern California, UCLA and Washington)
Ranked in Final AP Poll:(Southern California, Stanford and UCLA)

Conference Leaders

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Pass Completions

1. Steve Dils (STAN) 247
2. Jack Thompson (WAST) 175
3. Rich Campbell (CA) 164
4. Paul McDonald* (SCA) 115
5. Steve Smith (ORST) 96
6. Mark Malone (AZST) 93
7. Tom Porras (WA) 84
8. Jim Krohn (AZ) 79
9. Rick Bashore* (UCLA) 62
10. Mike Kennedy (OR) 58
11. Tim Durando (OR) 54
12. Mike Pagel (AZST) 33
13. Tom Flick (WA) 19
14. Rob Preston* (SCA) 16
  Dave White (ORST) 16
16. Eric Anderson (CA) 14
17. Gary Graumann (CA) 11
18. John Norman (ORST) 5
  Steve Bukich* (UCLA) 5
20. Turk Schonert (STAN) 4

Pass Attempts

1. Steve Dils (STAN) 391
2. Jack Thompson (WAST) 348
3. Rich Campbell (CA) 293
4. Mark Malone (AZST) 205
5. Paul McDonald* (SCA) 203
6. Steve Smith (ORST) 196
7. Tom Porras (WA) 176
8. Jim Krohn (AZ) 151
9. Mike Kennedy (OR) 136
10. Tim Durando (OR) 134
11. Rick Bashore* (UCLA) 129
12. Mike Pagel (AZST) 81
13. Dave White (ORST) 36
14. Eric Anderson (CA) 31
15. Tom Flick (WA) 29
16. Rob Preston* (SCA) 25
17. John Norman (ORST) 23
18. Gary Graumann (CA) 21
19. Steve Bukich* (UCLA) 15
20. Turk Schonert (STAN) 9

Pass Completion Percentage

1. Steve Dils (STAN) 63.2
2. Paul McDonald* (SCA) 56.7
3. Rich Campbell (CA) 56.0
4. Jack Thompson (WAST) 50.3
5. Steve Smith (ORST) 49.0
6. Tom Porras (WA) 47.7
7. Mark Malone (AZST) 45.4

Passing Yards

1. Steve Dils (STAN) 2943
2. Jack Thompson (WAST) 2333
3. Rich Campbell (CA) 2287
4. Paul McDonald* (SCA) 1690
5. Mark Malone (AZST) 1305
6. Steve Smith (ORST) 1182
7. Tom Porras (WA) 1151
8. Jim Krohn (AZ) 991
9. Rick Bashore* (UCLA) 811
10. Mike Kennedy (OR) 683
11. Tim Durando (OR) 620
12. Mike Pagel (AZST) 514
13. Dave White (ORST) 261
14. Gary Graumann (CA) 208
15. Eric Anderson (CA) 203
16. Tom Flick (WA) 198
17. Rob Preston* (SCA) 190
18. Tim Davey (WAST) 68
19. Steve Bukich* (UCLA) 59
20. Bob Carter (AZ) 56

Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. Paul McDonald* (SCA) 8.3
2. Rich Campbell (CA) 7.8
3. Steve Dils (STAN) 7.5
4. Jack Thompson (WAST) 6.7
5. Tom Porras (WA) 6.5
6. Mark Malone (AZST) 6.4
7. Steve Smith (ORST) 6.0

Adjusted Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. Paul McDonald* (SCA) 8.6
2. Steve Dils (STAN) 6.9
3. Rich Campbell (CA) 5.8
4. Tom Porras (WA) 5.2
5. Jack Thompson (WAST) 5.1
6. Mark Malone (AZST) 4.1
7. Steve Smith (ORST) 4.0

Passing Touchdowns

1. Steve Dils (STAN) 22
2. Paul McDonald* (SCA) 19
3. Jack Thompson (WAST) 17
4. Rich Campbell (CA) 14
5. Mark Malone (AZST) 11
6. Jim Krohn (AZ) 9
7. Steve Smith (ORST) 7
  Mike Pagel (AZST) 7
9. Tom Porras (WA) 6
10. Tom Flick (WA) 4
  Mike Kennedy (OR) 4
12. Rick Bashore* (UCLA) 2
  Gary Graumann (CA) 2
  Turk Schonert (STAN) 2

Passing Interceptions

1. Jack Thompson (WAST) 20
2. Rich Campbell (CA) 19
3. Steve Dils (STAN) 15
  Mark Malone (AZST) 15
5. Steve Smith (ORST) 12
6. Rick Bashore* (UCLA) 9
7. Jim Krohn (AZ) 8
  Mike Kennedy (OR) 8
  Tom Porras (WA) 8
10. Paul McDonald* (SCA) 7
11. Tim Durando (OR) 5
  Mike Pagel (AZST) 5
13. Tom Flick (WA) 4
  Eric Anderson (CA) 4
15. Dave White (ORST) 3
  Dan Daly (OR) 3
17. Steve Bukich* (UCLA) 2

Passing Efficiency Rating

1. Paul McDonald* (SCA) 150.6
2. Steve Dils (STAN) 137.3
3. Rich Campbell (CA) 124.3
4. Jack Thompson (WAST) 111.2
5. Tom Porras (WA) 104.8
6. Mark Malone (AZST) 101.9
7. Steve Smith (ORST) 99.2

Rush Attempts

1. Charles White* (SCA) 374
2. Joe Steele (WA) 237
3. Paul Jones (CA) 212
4. Theotis Brown* (UCLA) 211
5. Hubert Oliver (AZ) 198
6. Lynn Cain* (SCA) 187
7. Vince Williams (OR) 183
8. Steve Smith (ORST) 181
9. James Owens* (UCLA) 177
10. Darrin Nelson (STAN) 167
11. Larry Heater (AZ) 159
12. Mark Malone (AZST) 143
13. Jim Krohn (AZ) 141
14. Tali Ena (WAST) 132
15. Rick Bashore* (UCLA) 121
16. Newton Williams (AZST) 117
17. Phil Francis (STAN) 106
18. Willie Johnson (ORST) 100
19. Alvin Moore (AZST) 94
  Jeff Wood (OR) 94

Rushing Yards

1. Charles White* (SCA) 1859
2. Theotis Brown* (UCLA) 1283
3. Joe Steele (WA) 1111
4. Darrin Nelson (STAN) 1061
5. Lynn Cain* (SCA) 977
6. Hubert Oliver (AZ) 866
7. Vince Williams (OR) 842
8. James Owens* (UCLA) 818
9. Paul Jones (CA) 801
10. Larry Heater (AZ) 793
11. Tali Ena (WAST) 728
12. Mark Malone (AZST) 705
13. Newton Williams (AZST) 526
14. Phil Francis (STAN) 455
15. Alvin Moore (AZST) 448
16. Toussaint Tyler (WA) 421
17. Ray Williams (WAST) 412
18. Gerald Riggs (AZST) 410
19. Freeman McNeil* (UCLA) 408
20. Mike Washington (WAST) 363

Rushing Yards Per Attempt

1. Darrin Nelson (STAN) 6.4
2. Theotis Brown* (UCLA) 6.1
3. Toussaint Tyler (WA) 5.5
4. Tali Ena (WAST) 5.5
5. Lynn Cain* (SCA) 5.2
6. Freeman McNeil* (UCLA) 5.0
7. Ray Williams (WAST) 5.0
8. Larry Heater (AZ) 5.0
9. Charles White* (SCA) 5.0
10. Mark Malone (AZST) 4.9
11. Alvin Moore (AZST) 4.8
12. Joe Steele (WA) 4.7
13. James Owens* (UCLA) 4.6
14. Vince Williams (OR) 4.6
15. Mike Washington (WAST) 4.5
16. Newton Williams (AZST) 4.5
17. Hubert Oliver (AZ) 4.4
18. Phil Francis (STAN) 4.3
19. Mike Smith (ORST) 3.9
20. Paul Jones (CA) 3.8

Rushing Touchdowns

1. Charles White* (SCA) 13
2. Mark Malone (AZST) 9
3. Larry Heater (AZ) 8
  Rick Bashore* (UCLA) 8
5. Paul Jones (CA) 7
  James Owens* (UCLA) 7
  Hubert Oliver (AZ) 7
8. Theotis Brown* (UCLA) 6
  Darrin Nelson (STAN) 6
10. Tom Porras (WA) 5
  Jim Krohn (AZ) 5
  Tali Ena (WAST) 5
  Joe Steele (WA) 5
  Dwight Robertson (OR) 5
  Mike Washington (WAST) 5
16. Steve Smith (ORST) 4
  Phil Francis (STAN) 4
  Toussaint Tyler (WA) 4
  Gerald Riggs (AZST) 4
  Lynn Cain* (SCA) 4
  Ray Williams (WAST) 4

Receptions

1. Ken Margerum (STAN) 53
2. Darrin Nelson (STAN) 50
3. Phil Francis (STAN) 49
4. Tali Ena (WAST) 42
5. Calvin Sweeney* (SCA) 32
6. Steve Coury (ORST) 31
  Mike Wilson (WAST) 31
  Chris DeFrance (AZST) 31
9. Jim Whatley (WAST) 27
10. Holden Smith (CA) 26
11. Paul Jones (CA) 25
  Dwayne Hall (ORST) 25
13. Keith Richardson (WA) 24
14. Spider Gaines (WA) 23
15. Charles White* (SCA) 22
  Michael Buggs (CA) 22
  Ron Moffett (CA) 22
18. Curt Jackson (OR) 21
  Ron Beyer (AZ) 21
  Marshall Edwards (AZST) 21
  Mitch Pleis (STAN) 21

Receiving Yards

1. Ken Margerum (STAN) 942
2. Calvin Sweeney* (SCA) 644
3. Holden Smith (CA) 641
4. Chris DeFrance (AZST) 617
5. Spider Gaines (WA) 517
6. Steve Coury (ORST) 502
7. Mike Wilson (WAST) 451
8. Darrin Nelson (STAN) 446
9. Jim Whatley (WAST) 426
10. Tali Ena (WAST) 409
11. Dwayne Hall (ORST) 408
12. Phil Francis (STAN) 378
13. Ray Williams (WAST) 342
14. Severn Reece* (UCLA) 340
15. Ron Moffett (CA) 337
16. Keith Richardson (WA) 330
17. Michael Buggs (CA) 328
18. Kevin Williams* (SCA) 317
19. John Mistler (AZST) 310
  Paul Bachtold (OR) 310

Receiving Yards Per Reception

1. Holden Smith (CA) 24.7
2. Spider Gaines (WA) 22.5
3. Calvin Sweeney* (SCA) 20.1
4. Chris DeFrance (AZST) 19.9
5. Ken Margerum (STAN) 17.8
6. Dwayne Hall (ORST) 16.3
7. Steve Coury (ORST) 16.2
8. Jim Whatley (WAST) 15.8
9. Ron Moffett (CA) 15.3
10. Michael Buggs (CA) 14.9
11. Mike Wilson (WAST) 14.5
12. Ron Beyer (AZ) 14.1
13. Keith Richardson (WA) 13.8
14. Curt Jackson (OR) 11.3
15. Tali Ena (WAST) 9.7
16. Darrin Nelson (STAN) 8.9
17. Phil Francis (STAN) 7.7
18. Paul Jones (CA) 7.6

Plays From Scrimmage

1. Charles White* (SCA) 396
2. Joe Steele (WA) 253
3. Paul Jones (CA) 237
4. Theotis Brown* (UCLA) 221
5. Darrin Nelson (STAN) 217
6. Hubert Oliver (AZ) 215
7. Lynn Cain* (SCA) 200
8. Vince Williams (OR) 198
9. James Owens* (UCLA) 184
10. Steve Smith (ORST) 181
11. Tali Ena (WAST) 174
12. Larry Heater (AZ) 167
13. Phil Francis (STAN) 155
14. Mark Malone (AZST) 143
15. Jim Krohn (AZ) 141
16. Newton Williams (AZST) 126
17. Rick Bashore* (UCLA) 121
18. Willie Johnson (ORST) 106
19. Alvin Moore (AZST) 103
20. Ray Williams (WAST) 98

Yards From Scrimmage

1. Charles White* (SCA) 2052
2. Darrin Nelson (STAN) 1507
3. Theotis Brown* (UCLA) 1357
4. Joe Steele (WA) 1221
5. Lynn Cain* (SCA) 1153
6. Tali Ena (WAST) 1137
7. Vince Williams (OR) 1023
8. Paul Jones (CA) 990
9. Hubert Oliver (AZ) 976
10. Ken Margerum (STAN) 963
11. James Owens* (UCLA) 874
12. Larry Heater (AZ) 843
13. Phil Francis (STAN) 833
14. Ray Williams (WAST) 754
15. Mark Malone (AZST) 705
16. Holden Smith (CA) 649
17. Calvin Sweeney* (SCA) 644
18. Chris DeFrance (AZST) 637
19. Spider Gaines (WA) 609
20. Newton Williams (AZST) 572

Touchdowns From Scrimmage

1. Charles White* (SCA) 14
2. Darrin Nelson (STAN) 10
  Kevin Williams* (SCA) 10
4. Mark Malone (AZST) 9
  Ken Margerum (STAN) 9
6. Rick Bashore* (UCLA) 8
  Paul Jones (CA) 8
  Larry Heater (AZ) 8
  Tali Ena (WAST) 8
10. Hubert Oliver (AZ) 7
  James Owens* (UCLA) 7
12. John Mistler (AZST) 6
  Theotis Brown* (UCLA) 6
  Tom Porras (WA) 6
  Mike Washington (WAST) 6
  Chris DeFrance (AZST) 6
17. Ray Williams (WAST) 5
  Dwight Robertson (OR) 5
  Gordon Banks (STAN) 5
  Jim Krohn (AZ) 5
  Joe Steele (WA) 5
  Spider Gaines (WA) 5
  Holden Smith (CA) 5

Total Plays

1. Steve Dils (STAN) 481
2. Jack Thompson (WAST) 432
3. Rich Campbell (CA) 386
4. Steve Smith (ORST) 377
5. Charles White* (SCA) 375
6. Mark Malone (AZST) 348
7. Jim Krohn (AZ) 292
8. Tom Porras (WA) 263
9. Paul McDonald* (SCA) 255
10. Rick Bashore* (UCLA) 250
11. Joe Steele (WA) 238
12. Paul Jones (CA) 212
13. Theotis Brown* (UCLA) 211
14. Hubert Oliver (AZ) 198
15. Lynn Cain* (SCA) 187
16. Vince Williams (OR) 183
17. Tim Durando (OR) 182
18. James Owens* (UCLA) 177
19. Mike Kennedy (OR) 173
20. Darrin Nelson (STAN) 168

Total Yards

1. Steve Dils (STAN) 2871
2. Jack Thompson (WAST) 2264
3. Rich Campbell (CA) 2207
4. Mark Malone (AZST) 2010
5. Charles White* (SCA) 1854
6. Paul McDonald* (SCA) 1513
7. Jim Krohn (AZ) 1326
8. Theotis Brown* (UCLA) 1283
9. Tom Porras (WA) 1226
10. Joe Steele (WA) 1140
11. Steve Smith (ORST) 1068
12. Darrin Nelson (STAN) 1061
13. Lynn Cain* (SCA) 977
14. Rick Bashore* (UCLA) 936
15. Hubert Oliver (AZ) 866
16. Vince Williams (OR) 842
17. James Owens* (UCLA) 818
18. Paul Jones (CA) 801
19. Larry Heater (AZ) 793
20. Tali Ena (WAST) 728

Total Touchdowns

1. Steve Dils (STAN) 23
2. Mark Malone (AZST) 20
  Jack Thompson (WAST) 20
4. Paul McDonald* (SCA) 19
5. Rich Campbell (CA) 15
6. Jim Krohn (AZ) 14
7. Charles White* (SCA) 13
8. Tom Porras (WA) 11
  Steve Smith (ORST) 11
10. Rick Bashore* (UCLA) 10
11. Larry Heater (AZ) 8
12. Hubert Oliver (AZ) 7
  James Owens* (UCLA) 7
  Paul Jones (CA) 7
  Mike Pagel (AZST) 7
16. Darrin Nelson (STAN) 6
  Theotis Brown* (UCLA) 6
  Joe Steele (WA) 6
19. Tali Ena (WAST) 5
  Dwight Robertson (OR) 5
  Mike Washington (WAST) 5