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1978 Southland Conference Leaders

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Record: 30-35-1, .462 W-L% (12th of 14) (Schedule and Results)

SRS: -6.52 (10th of 14) ▪ SOS: -6.04 (9th of 14)

Conference Champion: Louisiana Tech

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

Conference Leaders

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Pass Completion Percentage

1. Larry Haynes (Lamar) 50.0
2. Kennon Taylor (Arkansas State) 42.9
3. Keith Thibodeaux (Louisiana Tech) 40.9

Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. Larry Haynes (Lamar) 6.9
2. Kennon Taylor (Arkansas State) 6.0
3. Keith Thibodeaux (Louisiana Tech) 5.7

Adjusted Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. Larry Haynes (Lamar) 5.0
2. Keith Thibodeaux (Louisiana Tech) 3.7
3. Kennon Taylor (Arkansas State) 2.5

Passing Efficiency Rating

1. Larry Haynes (Lamar) 110.0
2. Keith Thibodeaux (Louisiana Tech) 86.0
3. Kennon Taylor (Arkansas State) 82.7

Receiving Yards Per Reception

1. Jerome Miller (Arkansas State) 19.7
2. Richard Ellender (McNeese State) 17.5
3. Scooter Spruiell (Louisiana Tech) 17.4
4. Howard Robinson (Lamar) 16.7

Punt Return Touchdowns

1. Richard Ellender (McNeese State) 3