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1981 Pacific Coast Athletic Association Year Summary

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Record: 29-36-1, .447 W-L% (13th of 14) (Schedule and Results)

SRS: -5.72 (11th of 14) ▪ SOS: -3.21 (9th of 14)

Conference Champion: San Jose 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
San Jose State 9 3 0 .750 5 0 0 1.000 31.7 21.2 5.72 -3.95
Utah State 5 5 1 .500 4 1 0 .800 18.5 19.1 -2.75 -2.66
Fresno State 5 6 0 .455 2 3 0 .400 24.0 27.2 -8.41 -5.86
Pacific 5 6 0 .455 2 3 0 .400 15.5 23.0 -5.34 0.29
Cal State Fullerton 3 8 0 .273 1 4 0 .200 18.1 24.7 -11.15 -3.79
Long Beach State 2 8 0 .200 1 4 0 .200 15.0 23.2 -12.40 -3.30

1 Bowl Game

Date Bowl Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
1981-12-19 California Bowl Toledo 27 San Jose State 25 California Bowl (Fresno, CA)

Conference Leaders

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Pass Completions
1. Steve Clarkson* (SJST) 249
2. Jeff Tedford (FREST) 132
3. Bob Caffrey (CASTFU) 105
4. Harley Miller (PAC) 99
  Harley Miller (PAC) 99
6. Tom St. Jacques (CASTFU) 96
7. Angelo Gasca (LBS) 87
8. Doug Samuels (UTST) 78
9. Doug Disney (LBS) 60
10. Sander Markel (PAC) 59
Pass Attempts
1. Steve Clarkson* (SJST) 464
2. Jeff Tedford (FREST) 250
3. Bob Caffrey (CASTFU) 222
4. Harley Miller (PAC) 195
  Harley Miller (PAC) 195
6. Tom St. Jacques (CASTFU) 192
7. Angelo Gasca (LBS) 181
8. Doug Samuels (UTST) 168
9. Doug Disney (LBS) 134
10. Sander Markel (PAC) 117
  Chico Canales (UTST) 117
Pass Completion Percentage
1. Steve Clarkson* (SJST) 53.7
2. Jeff Tedford (FREST) 52.8
3. Harley Miller (PAC) 50.8
  Harley Miller (PAC) 50.8
5. Tom St. Jacques (CASTFU) 50.0
6. Angelo Gasca (LBS) 48.1
7. Bob Caffrey (CASTFU) 47.3
8. Doug Samuels (UTST) 46.4
Passing Yards
1. Steve Clarkson* (SJST) 3373
2. Jeff Tedford (FREST) 1879
3. Tom St. Jacques (CASTFU) 1304
4. Harley Miller (PAC) 1208
  Harley Miller (PAC) 1208
6. Doug Samuels (UTST) 1127
7. Bob Caffrey (CASTFU) 1118
8. Angelo Gasca (LBS) 861
9. Doug Disney (LBS) 708
10. Grayson Rogers (PAC) 697
Passing Yards Per Attempt
1. Jeff Tedford (FREST) 7.5
2. Steve Clarkson* (SJST) 7.3
3. Tom St. Jacques (CASTFU) 6.8
4. Doug Samuels (UTST) 6.7
5. Harley Miller (PAC) 6.2
  Harley Miller (PAC) 6.2
7. Bob Caffrey (CASTFU) 5.0
8. Angelo Gasca (LBS) 4.8
Adjusted Passing Yards Per Attempt
1. Jeff Tedford (FREST) 6.4
2. Steve Clarkson* (SJST) 6.1
3. Tom St. Jacques (CASTFU) 5.3
4. Harley Miller (PAC) 4.9
  Harley Miller (PAC) 4.9
6. Doug Samuels (UTST) 4.1
7. Angelo Gasca (LBS) 3.1
8. Bob Caffrey (CASTFU) 2.7
Passing Touchdowns
1. Steve Clarkson* (SJST) 28
2. Jeff Tedford (FREST) 11
3. Doug Samuels (UTST) 7
  Chico Canales (UTST) 7
5. Bob Caffrey (CASTFU) 6
  Tom St. Jacques (CASTFU) 6
7. Angelo Gasca (LBS) 5
  Grayson Rogers (PAC) 5
  Harley Miller (PAC) 5
  Harley Miller (PAC) 5
Passing Interceptions
1. Steve Clarkson* (SJST) 24
2. Bob Caffrey (CASTFU) 14
3. Doug Samuels (UTST) 13
4. Jeff Tedford (FREST) 11
  Chico Canales (UTST) 11
6. Angelo Gasca (LBS) 9
  Tom St. Jacques (CASTFU) 9
8. Doug Disney (LBS) 8
  Harley Miller (PAC) 8
  Sergio Toscano (FREST) 8
  Harley Miller (PAC) 8
Passing Efficiency Rating
1. Steve Clarkson* (SJST) 124.3
2. Jeff Tedford (FREST) 121.7
3. Tom St. Jacques (CASTFU) 108.0
4. Harley Miller (PAC) 103.1
  Harley Miller (PAC) 103.1
6. Doug Samuels (UTST) 101.1
7. Angelo Gasca (LBS) 87.2
8. Bob Caffrey (CASTFU) 85.9
Rush Attempts
1. Gerald Willhite* (SJST) 297
2. Maurice Turner (UTST) 163
3. Ted Torosian (FREST) 155
4. Doug Land (LBS) 119
5. Gary Blackwell (PAC) 105
6. Tim Gross (LBS) 95
7. David Brown (PAC) 92
8. Tony Bushala (CASTFU) 86
9. Ken Jackson (CASTFU) 85
10. Lenny Montgomery (LBS) 73
Rushing Yards
1. Gerald Willhite* (SJST) 1193
2. Maurice Turner (UTST) 641
3. Ted Torosian (FREST) 639
4. Doug Land (LBS) 582
5. Gary Blackwell (PAC) 452
6. David Brown (PAC) 431
7. Tim Gross (LBS) 406
8. Lenny Montgomery (LBS) 393
9. Ken Jackson (CASTFU) 377
10. Tony Bushala (CASTFU) 333
Rushing Yards Per Attempt
1. Lenny Montgomery (LBS) 5.4
2. Doug Land (LBS) 4.9
3. David Brown (PAC) 4.7
4. Ken Jackson (CASTFU) 4.4
5. Gary Blackwell (PAC) 4.3
6. Tim Gross (LBS) 4.3
7. Ted Torosian (FREST) 4.1
8. Gerald Willhite* (SJST) 4.0
9. Maurice Turner (UTST) 3.9
10. Tony Bushala (CASTFU) 3.9
Rushing Touchdowns
1. Gerald Willhite* (SJST) 9
2. Maurice Turner (UTST) 6
  David Brown (PAC) 6
  Lenny Montgomery (LBS) 6
5. Steve Clarkson* (SJST) 5
6. Jeff Tedford (FREST) 3
  Ted Torosian (FREST) 3
  Tom St. Jacques (CASTFU) 3
9. Angelo Gasca (LBS) 2
  Tim Gross (LBS) 2
  Bob Caffrey (CASTFU) 2
  Henry Ellard (FREST) 2
  Roy Lewis (CASTFU) 2
  Steve Woods (FREST) 2
  Terry Carter (FREST) 2
Receptions
1. Tim Kearse* (SJST) 71
2. Gerald Willhite* (SJST) 70
3. Norman Brown (CASTFU) 40
4. Henry Ellard (FREST) 39
5. Jeff York (CASTFU) 38
6. Louis Leidelmeyer (LBS) 36
7. David Brown (PAC) 35
  Mervyn Fernandez* (SJST) 35
9. Eric McPherson (UTST) 31
  Garry Parcells (PAC) 31
Receiving Yards
1. Tim Kearse* (SJST) 946
2. Henry Ellard (FREST) 808
3. Mervyn Fernandez* (SJST) 697
4. Norman Brown (CASTFU) 621
5. Eric McPherson (UTST) 566
6. Gerald Willhite* (SJST) 559
7. Jeff York (CASTFU) 543
8. Louis Leidelmeyer (LBS) 521
9. Stacey Bailey* (SJST) 517
10. Paul Schreiner (PAC) 437
Receiving Yards Per Reception
1. Henry Ellard (FREST) 20.7
2. Mervyn Fernandez* (SJST) 19.9
3. Stacey Bailey* (SJST) 19.1
4. Eric McPherson (UTST) 18.3
5. Paul Jones (UTST) 15.8
6. Fred Fernandes (UTST) 15.7
7. Norman Brown (CASTFU) 15.5
8. Paul Schreiner (PAC) 15.1
9. Louis Leidelmeyer (LBS) 14.5
10. Jeff York (CASTFU) 14.3
Receiving Touchdowns
1. Norman Brown (CASTFU) 7
  Mervyn Fernandez* (SJST) 7
  Tim Kearse* (SJST) 7
4. Stacey Bailey* (SJST) 6
  Eric McPherson (UTST) 6
6. Gerald Willhite* (SJST) 5
7. Paul Jones (UTST) 4
  Paul Schreiner (PAC) 4
  Henry Ellard (FREST) 4
  Tony Woodruff (FREST) 4
  Garry Parcells (PAC) 4
Plays From Scrimmage
1. Gerald Willhite* (SJST) 367
2. Ted Torosian (FREST) 182
3. Maurice Turner (UTST) 173
4. Doug Land (LBS) 132
5. David Brown (PAC) 127
6. Gary Blackwell (PAC) 125
7. Tim Gross (LBS) 124
8. Tony Bushala (CASTFU) 110
9. Ken Jackson (CASTFU) 105
10. Tim Kearse* (SJST) 86
Yards From Scrimmage
1. Gerald Willhite* (SJST) 1752
2. Tim Kearse* (SJST) 1066
3. Ted Torosian (FREST) 881
4. Henry Ellard (FREST) 855
5. David Brown (PAC) 785
6. Mervyn Fernandez* (SJST) 732
7. Maurice Turner (UTST) 709
8. Doug Land (LBS) 653
9. Gary Blackwell (PAC) 638
10. Norman Brown (CASTFU) 621
Touchdowns From Scrimmage
1. Gerald Willhite* (SJST) 14
2. Mervyn Fernandez* (SJST) 8
  Tim Kearse* (SJST) 8
4. Norman Brown (CASTFU) 7
  Lenny Montgomery (LBS) 7
6. David Brown (PAC) 6
  Henry Ellard (FREST) 6
  Eric McPherson (UTST) 6
  Stacey Bailey* (SJST) 6
  Maurice Turner (UTST) 6
Total Plays
1. Steve Clarkson* (SJST) 527
2. Jeff Tedford (FREST) 305
3. Gerald Willhite* (SJST) 298
4. Bob Caffrey (CASTFU) 270
5. Harley Miller (PAC) 253
  Harley Miller (PAC) 253
7. Angelo Gasca (LBS) 230
8. Doug Samuels (UTST) 218
9. Tom St. Jacques (CASTFU) 216
10. Maurice Turner (UTST) 163
Total Yards
1. Steve Clarkson* (SJST) 3411
2. Jeff Tedford (FREST) 1890
3. Tom St. Jacques (CASTFU) 1290
4. Gerald Willhite* (SJST) 1234
5. Bob Caffrey (CASTFU) 1142
6. Harley Miller (PAC) 1081
  Harley Miller (PAC) 1081
8. Doug Samuels (UTST) 979
9. Angelo Gasca (LBS) 921
10. Doug Disney (LBS) 704
Total Yards Per Play
1. Steve Clarkson* (SJST) 6.5
Total Touchdowns
1. Steve Clarkson* (SJST) 33
2. Jeff Tedford (FREST) 14
3. Gerald Willhite* (SJST) 10
4. Tom St. Jacques (CASTFU) 9
5. Bob Caffrey (CASTFU) 8
  Doug Samuels (UTST) 8
7. Chico Canales (UTST) 7
  Angelo Gasca (LBS) 7
9. Lenny Montgomery (LBS) 6
  Maurice Turner (UTST) 6
  David Brown (PAC) 6