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1998 Pacific-10 Conference Year Summary

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Record: 65-52, .556 W-L% (4th of 11) (Schedule and Results)

SRS: 5.82 (3rd of 11) ▪ SOS: 4.64 (2nd of 11)

Conference Champion: UCLA

Ranked in Preseason AP Poll:(Arizona, Arizona State, UCLA and Washington)
Ranked in Final AP Poll:(Arizona and UCLA)

Standings

Overall Conference Pts/G SRS
School W L Pct W L Pct Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
UCLA 10 2 .833 8 0 1.000 39.7 28.3 17.40 6.40
Arizona 12 1 .923 7 1 .875 33.8 18.2 14.70 0.93
Oregon 8 4 .667 5 3 .625 39.4 27.3 11.56 3.81
Southern California 8 5 .615 5 3 .625 26.6 18.5 12.73 6.12
Washington 6 6 .500 4 4 .500 25.3 28.6 4.10 6.60
Arizona State 5 6 .455 4 4 .500 30.3 30.7 2.98 3.71
California 5 6 .455 3 5 .375 16.6 22.8 1.68 5.41
Oregon State 5 6 .455 2 6 .250 26.0 26.5 1.51 4.05
Stanford 3 8 .273 2 6 .250 23.7 33.2 -2.70 5.66
Washington State 3 8 .273 0 8 .000 20.3 31.7 -5.75 3.71

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 9/7 9/14 9/21 9/28 10/5 10/12 10/19 10/26 11/2 11/9 11/16 11/23 11/30 12/7 Final
Arizona 24 21 16 16 14 10 16 14 13 10 9 8 7 6 5 4
UCLA 7 6 4 3 4 3 2 2 2 3 3 3 3 3 6 8
Arizona State 8 14                            
Oregon   24 22 20 17 15 11 12 12 21 20 15 22 21 21  
Southern California   22 18 18 21 19                    
Washington 18 11 9 9 20                      

5 Bowl Games

Date Bowl Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
1999-01-01 Rose Bowl Wisconsin 38 UCLA 31 Rose Bowl (Pasadena, CA)
1998-12-31 Sun Bowl Texas Christian 28 Southern California 19 Sun Bowl (El Paso, TX)
1998-12-30 Holiday Bowl Arizona 23 Nebraska 20 Holiday Bowl (San Diego, CA)
1998-12-25 Aloha Classic Colorado 51 Oregon 43 Aloha Classic (Honolulu, HI)
1998-12-25 Oahu Classic Air Force 45 Washington 25 Oahu Classic (Honolulu, HI)

Conference Leaders

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Pass Completions
1. Todd Husak (STAN) 233
2. Akili Smith* (OR) 215
3. Justin Vedder (CA) 210
4. Cade McNown* (UCLA) 207
5. Brock Huard (WA) 168
6. Ryan Kealy (AZST) 150
7. Terrance Bryant (ORST) 136
8. Carson Palmer* (SCA) 130
9. Steve Birnbaum (WAST) 114
10. Keith Smith (AZ) 113
Pass Attempts
1. Todd Husak (STAN) 447
2. Justin Vedder (CA) 386
3. Akili Smith* (OR) 371
4. Cade McNown* (UCLA) 357
5. Brock Huard (WA) 315
6. Terrance Bryant (ORST) 272
7. Ryan Kealy (AZST) 261
8. Steve Birnbaum (WAST) 235
  Carson Palmer* (SCA) 235
10. Jonathan Smith (ORST) 181
Pass Completion Percentage
1. Cade McNown* (UCLA) 58.0
2. Akili Smith* (OR) 58.0
3. Ryan Kealy (AZST) 57.5
4. Carson Palmer* (SCA) 55.3
5. Justin Vedder (CA) 54.4
6. Brock Huard (WA) 53.3
7. Todd Husak (STAN) 52.1
8. Terrance Bryant (ORST) 50.0
9. Steve Birnbaum (WAST) 48.5
10. Paul Mencke (WAST) 45.5
Passing Yards
1. Akili Smith* (OR) 3763
2. Cade McNown* (UCLA) 3470
3. Todd Husak (STAN) 3092
4. Justin Vedder (CA) 2322
5. Ryan Kealy (AZST) 2161
6. Brock Huard (WA) 1924
7. Carson Palmer* (SCA) 1755
8. Keith Smith (AZ) 1732
9. Steve Birnbaum (WAST) 1677
10. Jonathan Smith (ORST) 1427
Passing Yards Per Attempt
1. Akili Smith* (OR) 10.1
2. Cade McNown* (UCLA) 9.7
3. Ryan Kealy (AZST) 8.3
4. Jonathan Smith (ORST) 7.9
5. Carson Palmer* (SCA) 7.5
6. Steve Birnbaum (WAST) 7.1
7. Todd Husak (STAN) 6.9
8. Paul Mencke (WAST) 6.7
9. Brock Huard (WA) 6.1
10. Justin Vedder (CA) 6.0
Adjusted Passing Yards Per Attempt
1. Akili Smith* (OR) 10.9
2. Cade McNown* (UCLA) 9.7
3. Ryan Kealy (AZST) 8.2
4. Jonathan Smith (ORST) 7.3
5. Todd Husak (STAN) 7.0
6. Carson Palmer* (SCA) 6.9
7. Steve Birnbaum (WAST) 5.5
8. Brock Huard (WA) 5.3
9. Justin Vedder (CA) 5.1
10. Terrance Bryant (ORST) 4.8
Passing Touchdowns
1. Akili Smith* (OR) 32
2. Cade McNown* (UCLA) 25
3. Ryan Kealy (AZST) 19
4. Todd Husak (STAN) 17
5. Brock Huard (WA) 15
6. Keith Smith (AZ) 13
7. Justin Vedder (CA) 11
8. Paul Mencke (WAST) 10
9. Mike Van Raaphorst* (SCA) 8
10. Carson Palmer* (SCA) 7
Passing Interceptions
1. Paul Mencke (WAST) 14
2. Justin Vedder (CA) 13
3. Brock Huard (WA) 12
4. Steve Birnbaum (WAST) 11
  Cade McNown* (UCLA) 11
6. Ryan Kealy (AZST) 9
7. Akili Smith* (OR) 8
8. Keith Smith (AZ) 7
  Todd Husak (STAN) 7
10. Carson Palmer* (SCA) 6
Passing Efficiency Rating
1. Akili Smith* (OR) 167.3
2. Cade McNown* (UCLA) 156.6
3. Ryan Kealy (AZST) 144.1
4. Carson Palmer* (SCA) 122.8
5. Todd Husak (STAN) 119.6
6. Jonathan Smith (ORST) 116.4
7. Brock Huard (WA) 112.7
8. Justin Vedder (CA) 107.6
9. Steve Birnbaum (WAST) 107.5
10. Paul Mencke (WAST) 104.9
Rush Attempts
1. Ken Simonton (ORST) 224
2. Kevin Brown (WAST) 215
3. Chad Morton* (SCA) 199
4. Trung Canidate (AZ) 167
5. J.R. Redmond (AZST) 166
6. Marcus Fields (CA) 163
7. Willie Hurst (WA) 149
8. Kelvin Eafon (AZ) 145
9. Jermaine Lewis* (UCLA) 130
10. Deshaun Foster* (UCLA) 126
Rushing Yards
1. Trung Canidate (AZ) 1220
2. Kevin Brown (WAST) 1046
3. Ken Simonton (ORST) 1028
4. Chad Morton* (SCA) 985
5. J.R. Redmond (AZST) 883
6. Reuben Droughns* (OR) 824
7. Marcus Fields (CA) 734
8. Deshaun Foster* (UCLA) 673
9. Jermaine Lewis* (UCLA) 553
10. Willie Hurst (WA) 538
Rushing Yards Per Attempt
1. Reuben Droughns* (OR) 7.4
2. Trung Canidate (AZ) 7.3
3. Deshaun Foster* (UCLA) 5.3
4. J.R. Redmond (AZST) 5.3
5. Chad Morton* (SCA) 4.9
6. Kevin Brown (WAST) 4.9
7. Ken Simonton (ORST) 4.6
8. Marcus Fields (CA) 4.5
9. Keith Brown* (UCLA) 4.3
10. Jermaine Lewis* (UCLA) 4.3
Rushing Touchdowns
1. Kelvin Eafon (AZ) 16
2. Ken Simonton (ORST) 13
3. Jermaine Lewis* (UCLA) 12
4. J.R. Redmond (AZST) 11
5. Deshaun Foster* (UCLA) 10
  Trung Canidate (AZ) 10
7. Reuben Droughns* (OR) 9
8. Petros Papadakis* (SCA) 8
9. Marques Tuiasosopo (WA) 7
10. Keith Brown* (UCLA) 6
  Chad Morton* (SCA) 6
Receptions
1. Dameane Douglas (CA) 100
2. Deronnie Pitts (STAN) 74
3. Dane Looker (WA) 64
4. Dennis Northcutt (AZ) 63
5. Damon Griffin* (OR) 58
  Danny Farmer* (UCLA) 58
  Greg Ainsworth (ORST) 58
  Jeremy McDaniel (AZ) 58
9. Leaford Hackett (WAST) 54
10. Tim Alexander (ORST) 52
  Troy Walters (STAN) 52
Receiving Yards
1. Danny Farmer* (UCLA) 1274
2. Dameane Douglas (CA) 1150
3. Damon Griffin* (OR) 1038
4. Tony Hartley* (OR) 1015
5. Deronnie Pitts (STAN) 1012
6. Dennis Northcutt (AZ) 922
7. Jeremy McDaniel (AZ) 916
8. Troy Walters (STAN) 880
9. Nian Taylor (WAST) 847
10. Greg Ainsworth (ORST) 749
Receiving Yards Per Reception
1. Danny Farmer* (UCLA) 22.0
2. Tony Hartley* (OR) 21.1
3. Kenny Mitchell (AZST) 20.7
4. Larry Parker* (SCA) 20.0
5. Andre DeSaussure (WA) 19.6
6. Nian Taylor (WAST) 18.8
7. Donald Haynes* (OR) 18.4
8. James Battle (ORST) 18.2
9. Damon Griffin* (OR) 17.9
10. Troy Walters (STAN) 16.9
Receiving Touchdowns
1. Tony Hartley* (OR) 10
  Brian Poli-Dixon* (UCLA) 10
3. Danny Farmer* (UCLA) 9
  Jeremy McDaniel (AZ) 9
5. Nian Taylor (WAST) 8
6. Deronnie Pitts (STAN) 7
  Damon Griffin* (OR) 7
8. Dave Davis (STAN) 6
  Dennis Northcutt (AZ) 6
  Kenny Mitchell (AZST) 6
  R. Jay Soward* (SCA) 6
Plays From Scrimmage
1. Ken Simonton (ORST) 240
2. Kevin Brown (WAST) 225
3. Chad Morton* (SCA) 217
4. J.R. Redmond (AZST) 188
5. Marcus Fields (CA) 182
6. Trung Canidate (AZ) 176
7. Willie Hurst (WA) 159
8. Kelvin Eafon (AZ) 154
9. Deshaun Foster* (UCLA) 142
10. Jermaine Lewis* (UCLA) 139
Yards From Scrimmage
1. Trung Canidate (AZ) 1411
2. Danny Farmer* (UCLA) 1314
3. Dameane Douglas (CA) 1159
4. Chad Morton* (SCA) 1121
5. Kevin Brown (WAST) 1120
6. Ken Simonton (ORST) 1107
7. J.R. Redmond (AZST) 1077
8. Damon Griffin* (OR) 1038
9. Tony Hartley* (OR) 1015
10. Deronnie Pitts (STAN) 1012
Touchdowns From Scrimmage
1. Kelvin Eafon (AZ) 16
2. Jermaine Lewis* (UCLA) 13
  Ken Simonton (ORST) 13
4. Deshaun Foster* (UCLA) 12
5. J.R. Redmond (AZST) 11
  Reuben Droughns* (OR) 11
7. Tony Hartley* (OR) 10
  Trung Canidate (AZ) 10
  Brian Poli-Dixon* (UCLA) 10
10. Danny Farmer* (UCLA) 9
  Jeremy McDaniel (AZ) 9
Total Plays
1. Todd Husak (STAN) 495
2. Justin Vedder (CA) 486
3. Akili Smith* (OR) 453
4. Cade McNown* (UCLA) 432
5. Brock Huard (WA) 359
6. Terrance Bryant (ORST) 315
7. Ryan Kealy (AZST) 294
8. Carson Palmer* (SCA) 282
9. Steve Birnbaum (WAST) 269
10. Ken Simonton (ORST) 224
Total Yards
1. Akili Smith* (OR) 3947
2. Cade McNown* (UCLA) 3652
3. Todd Husak (STAN) 3026
4. Justin Vedder (CA) 2122
5. Ryan Kealy (AZST) 2058
6. Brock Huard (WA) 1955
7. Keith Smith (AZ) 1931
8. Carson Palmer* (SCA) 1639
9. Steve Birnbaum (WAST) 1519
10. Jonathan Smith (ORST) 1371
Total Yards Per Play
1. Akili Smith* (OR) 8.7
2. Cade McNown* (UCLA) 8.5
3. Todd Husak (STAN) 6.1
Total Touchdowns
1. Akili Smith* (OR) 36
2. Cade McNown* (UCLA) 28
3. Ryan Kealy (AZST) 19
4. Todd Husak (STAN) 17
5. Kelvin Eafon (AZ) 16
  Keith Smith (AZ) 16
7. Brock Huard (WA) 15
8. Jermaine Lewis* (UCLA) 13
  Ken Simonton (ORST) 13
10. Justin Vedder (CA) 11
  Paul Mencke (WAST) 11
  J.R. Redmond (AZST) 11