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1968 Pacific-8 Conference Year Summary

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Record: 42-34-6, .549 W-L% (3rd of 12) (Schedule and Results)

SRS: 6.34 (5th of 12) ▪ SOS: 4.57 (5th of 12)

Conference Champion: Southern California

Ranked in Preseason AP Poll:(Oregon State, Southern California and UCLA)
Ranked in Final AP Poll:(Oregon State and Southern California)

Standings

Overall Conference Pts/G SRS
School W L T Pct W L T Pct Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
Southern California 9 1 1 .864 6 0 0 1.000 23.5 15.3 16.62 7.80
Oregon State 7 3 0 .700 5 1 0 .833 28.5 17.9 13.93 4.43
California 7 3 1 .682 2 2 1 .500 22.1 10.4 10.78 3.32
Stanford 6 3 1 .650 3 3 1 .500 26.8 16.2 9.90 2.50
Oregon 4 6 0 .400 2 4 0 .333 13.2 20.1 0.49 6.59
UCLA 3 7 0 .300 2 4 0 .333 19.7 24.6 0.43 8.23
Washington State 3 6 1 .350 1 3 1 .300 18.9 18.8 -1.48 0.72
Washington 3 5 2 .400 1 5 1 .214 15.4 17.7 0.06 2.96

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 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
Southern California 2 2 3 2 2 1 1 1 1 1 1 2 2 4
Oregon State 6 8 18   20       15 13 16 14 14 15
California       18 16   11 8 11 18 18      
Stanford         18 14                
UCLA 16 16 8 9                    

1 Bowl Game

Date Bowl Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
1969-01-01 Rose Bowl Ohio State 27 Southern California 16 Rose Bowl (Pasadena, CA)

Conference Leaders

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Pass Completions
1. Jim Plunkett (STAN) 142
2. Jerry Henderson (WAST) 137
3. Steve Sogge* (SCA) 122
4. Randy Humphries (CA) 98
5. Jim Nader (UCLA) 72
6. Steve Preece (ORST) 55
7. Eric Olson (OR) 48
8. Jerry Kaloper (WA) 43
9. Bill Bolden (UCLA) 26
10. John Harrington (OR) 24
Pass Attempts
1. Jim Plunkett (STAN) 268
2. Jerry Henderson (WAST) 246
3. Randy Humphries (CA) 207
  Steve Sogge* (SCA) 207
5. Jim Nader (UCLA) 163
6. Steve Preece (ORST) 126
7. Jerry Kaloper (WA) 115
8. Eric Olson (OR) 90
9. John Harrington (OR) 66
10. Gene Willis (WA) 58
Pass Completion Percentage
1. Steve Sogge* (SCA) 58.9
2. Jerry Henderson (WAST) 55.7
3. Jim Plunkett (STAN) 53.0
4. Randy Humphries (CA) 47.3
5. Jim Nader (UCLA) 44.2
Passing Yards
1. Jim Plunkett (STAN) 2156
2. Jerry Henderson (WAST) 1586
3. Steve Sogge* (SCA) 1454
4. Randy Humphries (CA) 1247
5. Jim Nader (UCLA) 1008
6. Steve Preece (ORST) 881
7. Eric Olson (OR) 796
8. Jerry Kaloper (WA) 595
9. Bill Bolden (UCLA) 395
10. Don Bunce (STAN) 291
Passing Yards Per Attempt
1. Jim Plunkett (STAN) 8.0
2. Steve Sogge* (SCA) 7.0
3. Jerry Henderson (WAST) 6.4
4. Jim Nader (UCLA) 6.2
5. Randy Humphries (CA) 6.0
Adjusted Passing Yards Per Attempt
1. Jim Plunkett (STAN) 6.7
2. Steve Sogge* (SCA) 5.9
3. Jim Nader (UCLA) 4.3
4. Jerry Henderson (WAST) 3.7
5. Randy Humphries (CA) 3.3
Passing Touchdowns
1. Jim Plunkett (STAN) 14
2. Steve Sogge* (SCA) 9
3. Jim Nader (UCLA) 7
4. Eric Olson (OR) 6
  Randy Humphries (CA) 6
6. Steve Preece (ORST) 5
7. Jerry Henderson (WAST) 4
8. Don Bunce (STAN) 3
  Hank Grenda (WAST) 3
  Bill Bolden (UCLA) 3
Passing Interceptions
1. Jerry Henderson (WAST) 17
2. Randy Humphries (CA) 15
3. Jim Plunkett (STAN) 14
4. Jim Nader (UCLA) 10
5. Steve Preece (ORST) 9
  Jerry Kaloper (WA) 9
  Steve Sogge* (SCA) 9
8. Bill Bolden (UCLA) 8
9. Gene Willis (WA) 7
  Eric Olson (OR) 7
Passing Efficiency Rating
1. Jim Plunkett (STAN) 127.4
2. Steve Sogge* (SCA) 123.6
3. Jerry Henderson (WAST) 101.4
4. Jim Nader (UCLA) 98.0
5. Randy Humphries (CA) 93.0
Rush Attempts
1. O.J. Simpson* (SCA) 383
2. Bill Enyart (ORST) 293
3. Gary Fowler (CA) 162
4. Claxton Welch (OR) 141
5. Carl Wojciechowski (WA) 138
6. Billy Main (ORST) 125
7. Greg Jones (UCLA) 121
8. Bob Darby (CA) 117
9. Randy Humphries (CA) 115
10. Howie Williams (STAN) 105
  Richard Lee Smith (WAST) 105
Rushing Yards
1. O.J. Simpson* (SCA) 1880
2. Bill Enyart (ORST) 1304
3. Gary Fowler (CA) 665
4. Carl Wojciechowski (WA) 651
5. Billy Main (ORST) 634
6. Harvey Blanks (WA) 509
7. Claxton Welch (OR) 505
8. Howie Williams (STAN) 499
9. Greg Jones (UCLA) 497
10. Bubba Brown (STAN) 492
Rushing Yards Per Attempt
1. Bubba Brown (STAN) 5.6
2. Harvey Blanks (WA) 5.1
3. Billy Main (ORST) 5.1
4. O.J. Simpson* (SCA) 4.9
5. Howie Williams (STAN) 4.8
6. Carl Wojciechowski (WA) 4.7
7. Jim Cope (WA) 4.5
8. Bill Enyart (ORST) 4.5
9. Mickey Cureton (UCLA) 4.2
10. Greg Jones (UCLA) 4.1
Rushing Touchdowns
1. O.J. Simpson* (SCA) 23
2. Bill Enyart (ORST) 17
3. Gary Fowler (CA) 9
  Billy Main (ORST) 9
5. Jim Plunkett (STAN) 6
6. Bill Bolden (UCLA) 4
  Randy Humphries (CA) 4
8. Greg Jones (UCLA) 3
  John McGaffie (CA) 3
  Bob Darby (CA) 3
  Howie Williams (STAN) 3
  Mickey Cureton (UCLA) 3
Receptions
1. Gene Washington (STAN) 71
2. Wayne Stewart (CA) 50
3. Ron Souza (WAST) 33
4. Denny Schuler (OR) 30
5. Bob Moore (STAN) 28
6. Paul Williams (CA) 26
  O.J. Simpson* (SCA) 26
  Jim Lawrence* (SCA) 26
9. Roger Cantlon (ORST) 23
  Bob Klein* (SCA) 23
  Johnny Davis (WAST) 23
Receiving Yards
1. Gene Washington (STAN) 1117
2. Wayne Stewart (CA) 679
3. Greg Lindsey (OR) 463
4. Johnny Davis (WAST) 421
5. Paul Williams (CA) 418
6. Roger Cantlon (ORST) 409
7. Bob Moore (STAN) 389
8. Jim Lawrence* (SCA) 386
9. Ron Copeland (UCLA) 372
10. Denny Schuler (OR) 351
Receiving Yards Per Reception
1. Greg Lindsey (OR) 23.1
2. Johnny Davis (WAST) 18.3
3. Roger Cantlon (ORST) 17.8
4. Ron Copeland (UCLA) 17.7
5. Larry Thatcher (WAST) 16.8
6. Paul Williams (CA) 16.1
7. Gene Washington (STAN) 15.7
8. Jim Lawrence* (SCA) 14.8
9. Bob Moore (STAN) 13.9
10. Wayne Stewart (CA) 13.6
Receiving Touchdowns
1. Gene Washington (STAN) 8
2. Jack Lasater (STAN) 4
  Wayne Stewart (CA) 4
  Greg Lindsey (OR) 4
  Billy Main (ORST) 4
6. Denny Schuler (OR) 3
  Gwen Cooper (UCLA) 3
  Larry Thatcher (WAST) 3
  Ron Copeland (UCLA) 3
  Bob Moore (STAN) 3
  Mike Garratt (UCLA) 3
  Sam Dickerson* (SCA) 3
  Bob Chandler* (SCA) 3
Plays From Scrimmage
1. O.J. Simpson* (SCA) 409
2. Bill Enyart (ORST) 295
3. Gary Fowler (CA) 174
4. Carl Wojciechowski (WA) 148
5. Claxton Welch (OR) 145
6. Billy Main (ORST) 139
7. Greg Jones (UCLA) 133
8. Bob Darby (CA) 125
9. Randy Humphries (CA) 115
10. Richard Lee Smith (WAST) 112
Yards From Scrimmage
1. O.J. Simpson* (SCA) 2091
2. Bill Enyart (ORST) 1332
3. Gene Washington (STAN) 1209
4. Billy Main (ORST) 864
5. Carl Wojciechowski (WA) 789
6. Gary Fowler (CA) 773
7. Wayne Stewart (CA) 679
8. Greg Jones (UCLA) 647
9. Harvey Blanks (WA) 641
10. Paul Williams (CA) 559
Touchdowns From Scrimmage
1. O.J. Simpson* (SCA) 23
2. Bill Enyart (ORST) 17
3. Billy Main (ORST) 13
4. Gary Fowler (CA) 9
  Gene Washington (STAN) 9
6. Jim Plunkett (STAN) 6
7. Howie Williams (STAN) 4
  Jack Lasater (STAN) 4
  Greg Lindsey (OR) 4
  Mike Garratt (UCLA) 4
  Bill Bolden (UCLA) 4
  Randy Humphries (CA) 4
  Wayne Stewart (CA) 4
  Paul Williams (CA) 4
Total Plays
1. O.J. Simpson* (SCA) 383
2. Jim Plunkett (STAN) 348
3. Randy Humphries (CA) 322
4. Jerry Henderson (WAST) 294
5. Bill Enyart (ORST) 293
6. Steve Sogge* (SCA) 291
7. Jim Nader (UCLA) 231
8. Steve Preece (ORST) 177
9. Gary Fowler (CA) 162
10. Jerry Kaloper (WA) 160
Total Yards
1. Jim Plunkett (STAN) 2203
2. O.J. Simpson* (SCA) 1880
3. Steve Sogge* (SCA) 1503
4. Jerry Henderson (WAST) 1456
5. Randy Humphries (CA) 1377
6. Bill Enyart (ORST) 1304
7. Steve Preece (ORST) 1052
8. Jim Nader (UCLA) 973
9. Eric Olson (OR) 844
10. Gary Fowler (CA) 665
Total Touchdowns
1. O.J. Simpson* (SCA) 23
2. Jim Plunkett (STAN) 20
3. Bill Enyart (ORST) 17
4. Randy Humphries (CA) 10
5. Gary Fowler (CA) 9
  Steve Sogge* (SCA) 9
  Billy Main (ORST) 9
8. Eric Olson (OR) 8
  Jim Nader (UCLA) 8
10. Steve Preece (ORST) 7
  Bill Bolden (UCLA) 7