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1979 Pacific Coast Athletic Association Year Summary

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Record*: 30-33-2, .477 W-L% (11th of 14) (Schedule and Results)
*W-L-T adjusted to 31-32-2 by NCAA.

SRS: -6.66 (12th of 14) ▪ SOS: -5.30 (10th of 14)

Conference Champion: Utah State

Ranked in Preseason AP Poll: 0
Ranked in Final AP Poll: 0

Standings

Overall Conference Pts/G SRS
School W L T Pct W L T Pct Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
Utah State 7 3 1 .682 4 0 1 .900 31.5 24.5 5.47 -1.53 W-L-T adjusted to 8-2-1 by NCAA.
San Jose State 6 4 1 .591 4 0 1 .900 29.7 27.4 -0.73 -2.82
Long Beach State 7 4 0 .636 3 2 0 .600 18.6 22.3 -7.33 -5.51
Fresno State 4 7 0 .364 2 3 0 .400 22.3 27.5 -8.71 -5.07
Cal State Fullerton 3 8 0 .273 1 4 0 .200 17.5 21.5 -15.90 -8.81
Pacific 3 7 0 .300 0 5 0 .000 16.2 19.3 -12.78 -8.08

Conference Leaders

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Pass Completion Percentage

1. Eric Hipple (Utah State) 60.3
2. Ed Luther (San Jose State) 58.1
3. Paul McGaffigan (Long Beach State) 54.5
4. Sander Markel (Pacific) 50.5

Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. Eric Hipple (Utah State) 8.1
2. Ed Luther (San Jose State) 7.3
3. Paul McGaffigan (Long Beach State) 6.6
4. Sander Markel (Pacific) 5.2

Adjusted Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. Eric Hipple (Utah State) 8.0
2. Ed Luther (San Jose State) 6.8
3. Paul McGaffigan (Long Beach State) 4.5
4. Sander Markel (Pacific) 3.5

Passing Efficiency Rating

1. Eric Hipple (Utah State) 140.8
2. Ed Luther (San Jose State) 128.9
3. Paul McGaffigan (Long Beach State) 108.3
4. Sander Markel (Pacific) 94.8

Interception Return Touchdowns

1. Ken Thomas (San Jose State) 3