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1972 Pacific-8 Conference Year Summary

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Record: 50-39-0, .562 W-L% (7th of 13) (Schedule and Results)

SRS: 10.48 (4th of 13) ▪ SOS: 8.22 (4th of 13)

Conference Champion: Southern California

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

Standings

Overall Conference Pts/G SRS
School W L T Pct W L T Pct Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
Southern California 12 0 0 1.000 7 0 0 1.000 38.9 11.2 30.33 9.08
UCLA 8 3 0 .727 5 2 0 .714 31.9 21.7 16.34 9.16
Washington 8 3 0 .727 4 3 0 .571 18.9 18.5 9.73 8.46
Washington State 7 4 0 .636 4 3 0 .571 24.9 21.9 9.61 5.07
California 3 8 0 .273 3 4 0 .429 20.7 28.5 3.69 10.05
Stanford 6 5 0 .545 2 5 0 .286 24.2 16.6 10.39 5.93
Oregon 4 7 0 .364 2 5 0 .286 17.6 25.9 5.73 9.09
Oregon State 2 9 0 .182 1 6 0 .143 11.9 26.8 -1.96 8.95

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 9/11 9/18 9/25 10/2 10/9 10/16 10/23 10/30 11/6 11/13 11/20 11/27 12/4 Final
Southern California 8 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
UCLA   8 6 15 14 14 11 9 8 8 14 14 15 14 15
Washington State                     20 19 19 19 19
Stanford 20   19 19 15 17 13     20          
Washington 9 12 15 14 11 12 18       17        

1 Bowl Game

Date Bowl Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
1973-01-01 Rose Bowl Southern California 42 Ohio State 17 Rose Bowl (Pasadena, CA)

Conference Leaders

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Pass Completions

1. Mike Boryla (STAN) 183
2. Dan Fouts (OR) 171
3. Mike Rae* (SCA) 114
4. Ty Paine (WAST) 111
5. Sonny Sixkiller (WA) 73
6. Steve Bartkowski (CA) 70
7. Jay Cruze (CA) 67
8. Greg Collins (WA) 48
9. Vince Ferragamo (CA) 43
10. Pat Haden* (SCA) 34

Pass Attempts

1. Mike Boryla (STAN) 350
2. Dan Fouts (OR) 348
3. Ty Paine (WAST) 241
4. Mike Rae* (SCA) 199
5. Steve Bartkowski (CA) 165
6. Sonny Sixkiller (WA) 152
7. Jay Cruze (CA) 109
8. Greg Collins (WA) 83
  Vince Ferragamo (CA) 83
10. Pat Haden* (SCA) 72

Pass Completion Percentage

1. Mike Rae* (SCA) 57.3
2. Mike Boryla (STAN) 52.3
3. Dan Fouts (OR) 49.1
4. Ty Paine (WAST) 46.1
5. Steve Bartkowski (CA) 42.4

Passing Yards

1. Mike Boryla (STAN) 2284
2. Dan Fouts (OR) 2041
3. Mike Rae* (SCA) 1754
4. Ty Paine (WAST) 1349
5. Sonny Sixkiller (WA) 1125
6. Steve Bartkowski (CA) 944
7. Jay Cruze (CA) 829
8. Vince Ferragamo (CA) 640
9. Mark Harmon (UCLA) 574
10. Greg Collins (WA) 536

Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. Mike Rae* (SCA) 8.8
2. Mike Boryla (STAN) 6.5
3. Dan Fouts (OR) 5.9
4. Steve Bartkowski (CA) 5.7
5. Ty Paine (WAST) 5.6

Adjusted Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. Mike Rae* (SCA) 6.6
2. Mike Boryla (STAN) 4.8
3. Ty Paine (WAST) 4.1
4. Dan Fouts (OR) 4.1
5. Steve Bartkowski (CA) 2.7

Passing Touchdowns

1. Mike Boryla (STAN) 14
2. Dan Fouts (OR) 12
3. Jay Cruze (CA) 8
4. Pat Haden* (SCA) 7
  Ty Paine (WAST) 7
  Sonny Sixkiller (WA) 7
7. Mark Harmon (UCLA) 6
  Vince Ferragamo (CA) 6
9. Mike Rae* (SCA) 5
10. Steve Bartkowski (CA) 4

Passing Interceptions

1. Mike Boryla (STAN) 20
2. Dan Fouts (OR) 19
3. Steve Bartkowski (CA) 13
4. Mike Rae* (SCA) 12
5. Ty Paine (WAST) 11
  Sonny Sixkiller (WA) 11
7. Jay Cruze (CA) 10
8. Vince Ferragamo (CA) 8
  Greg Collins (WA) 8
10. Mark Harmon (UCLA) 7

Passing Efficiency Rating

1. Mike Rae* (SCA) 127.6
2. Mike Boryla (STAN) 108.9
3. Dan Fouts (OR) 98.9
4. Ty Paine (WAST) 93.5
5. Steve Bartkowski (CA) 82.7

Rush Attempts

1. Ken Grandberry (WAST) 214
2. Anthony Davis* (SCA) 207
3. Steve Hamilton (WAST) 163
4. James McAlister (UCLA) 158
5. Kermit Johnson (UCLA) 140
6. Reggie Sanderson (STAN) 137
7. Rod McNeill* (SCA) 131
8. Pete Taggares (WA) 127
  Ty Paine (WAST) 127
10. John Winesberry (STAN) 125

Rushing Yards

1. Anthony Davis* (SCA) 1191
2. Kermit Johnson (UCLA) 952
3. Ken Grandberry (WAST) 833
4. James McAlister (UCLA) 778
5. Steve Hamilton (WAST) 717
6. Rod McNeill* (SCA) 567
7. Mike Davenport (ORST) 538
8. John Winesberry (STAN) 536
9. Rob Scribner (UCLA) 498
10. Randy Tyler (UCLA) 484

Rushing Yards Per Attempt

1. Kermit Johnson (UCLA) 6.8
2. Anthony Davis* (SCA) 5.8
3. Randy Tyler (UCLA) 5.0
4. James McAlister (UCLA) 4.9
5. Fred Leathers (CA) 4.6
6. Mark Harmon (UCLA) 4.5
7. Mike Davenport (ORST) 4.5
8. Steve Hamilton (WAST) 4.4
9. Rod McNeill* (SCA) 4.3
10. John Winesberry (STAN) 4.3

Rushing Touchdowns

1. Anthony Davis* (SCA) 17
2. Sam Cunningham* (SCA) 13
3. Ken Grandberry (WAST) 11
4. James McAlister (UCLA) 9
5. Pete Taggares (WA) 8
6. Ty Paine (WAST) 7
  John Winesberry (STAN) 7
  Kermit Johnson (UCLA) 7
  Mark Harmon (UCLA) 7
  Rod McNeill* (SCA) 7

Receptions

1. Eric Cross (STAN) 53
2. Steve Sweeney (CA) 52
  Greg Specht (OR) 52
4. John Brady (WA) 30
5. Fred Leathers (CA) 29
  Charles Young* (SCA) 29
7. Ken Grandberry (WAST) 28
8. Lynn Swann* (SCA) 27
  Bill Scott (STAN) 27
  Miles Moore (STAN) 27
  Pete Taggares (WA) 27

Receiving Yards

1. Steve Sweeney (CA) 785
2. Eric Cross (STAN) 730
3. Greg Specht (OR) 710
4. Lynn Swann* (SCA) 543
5. Charles Young* (SCA) 470
6. John Brady (WA) 450
7. Fred Leathers (CA) 429
8. Miles Moore (STAN) 418
  Bob Palm (OR) 418
10. Bill Scott (STAN) 372

Receiving Yards Per Reception

1. Lynn Swann* (SCA) 20.1
2. Bob Palm (OR) 17.4
3. Charles Young* (SCA) 16.2
4. Miles Moore (STAN) 15.5
5. Steve Sweeney (CA) 15.1
6. John Brady (WA) 15.0
7. Brock Aynsley (WAST) 15.0
8. Fred Leathers (CA) 14.8
9. Bob Redmond (WAST) 14.7
10. Dave Bateman (CA) 14.0

Receiving Touchdowns

1. Steve Sweeney (CA) 13
2. Eric Cross (STAN) 9
3. Bob Palm (OR) 4
  Greg Specht (OR) 4
  Miles Moore (STAN) 4
  J.K. McKay* (SCA) 4
7. Brock Aynsley (WAST) 3
  John Brady (WA) 3
  Greg Lindsey (OR) 3
  Johnny Kerr (OR) 3
  Pete Taggares (WA) 3
  Brad Lyman (UCLA) 3
  Fred Leathers (CA) 3
  Lynn Swann* (SCA) 3
  Charles Young* (SCA) 3

Plays From Scrimmage

1. Ken Grandberry (WAST) 242
2. Anthony Davis* (SCA) 225
3. Steve Hamilton (WAST) 173
4. James McAlister (UCLA) 161
5. Reggie Sanderson (STAN) 155
6. Pete Taggares (WA) 154
7. John Winesberry (STAN) 145
8. Kermit Johnson (UCLA) 142
9. Rod McNeill* (SCA) 139
10. Ty Paine (WAST) 127

Yards From Scrimmage

1. Anthony Davis* (SCA) 1323
2. Ken Grandberry (WAST) 1106
3. Kermit Johnson (UCLA) 988
4. Fred Leathers (CA) 833
5. James McAlister (UCLA) 827
6. Steve Hamilton (WAST) 811
7. Steve Sweeney (CA) 790
8. Pete Taggares (WA) 785
9. Eric Cross (STAN) 739
10. Greg Specht (OR) 710

Touchdowns From Scrimmage

1. Anthony Davis* (SCA) 17
2. Steve Sweeney (CA) 13
  Sam Cunningham* (SCA) 13
4. Ken Grandberry (WAST) 12
5. Pete Taggares (WA) 11
6. Eric Cross (STAN) 9
  James McAlister (UCLA) 9
8. Rod McNeill* (SCA) 7
  John Winesberry (STAN) 7
  Kermit Johnson (UCLA) 7
  Mark Harmon (UCLA) 7
  Ty Paine (WAST) 7

Total Plays

1. Dan Fouts (OR) 434
2. Mike Boryla (STAN) 407
3. Ty Paine (WAST) 368
4. Mike Rae* (SCA) 281
5. Ken Grandberry (WAST) 215
6. Steve Bartkowski (CA) 211
7. Anthony Davis* (SCA) 207
8. Sonny Sixkiller (WA) 183
9. Mark Harmon (UCLA) 168
10. Steve Hamilton (WAST) 163

Total Yards

1. Mike Boryla (STAN) 2071
2. Mike Rae* (SCA) 2001
3. Dan Fouts (OR) 1980
4. Ty Paine (WAST) 1599
5. Anthony Davis* (SCA) 1191
6. Sonny Sixkiller (WA) 1054
7. Mark Harmon (UCLA) 1018
8. Kermit Johnson (UCLA) 952
9. Ken Grandberry (WAST) 853
10. James McAlister (UCLA) 778

Total Touchdowns

1. Anthony Davis* (SCA) 17
2. Mike Boryla (STAN) 15
3. Ty Paine (WAST) 14
4. Sam Cunningham* (SCA) 13
  Dan Fouts (OR) 13
  Mark Harmon (UCLA) 13
7. Ken Grandberry (WAST) 11
8. Mike Rae* (SCA) 10
9. James McAlister (UCLA) 9
  Jay Cruze (CA) 9