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1977 Southwest Conference Leaders

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Record: 55-48-0, .534 W-L% (3rd of 15) (Schedule and Results)

SRS: 8.23 (4th of 15) ▪ SOS: 7.93 (1st of 15)

Conference Champion: Texas

Ranked in Preseason AP Poll:(Houston, Texas A&M and Texas Tech)
Ranked in Final AP Poll:(Arkansas and Texas)

Conference Leaders

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Pass Completions

1. Randy Hertel (RICE) 156
2. Mike Ford (SMETH) 153
3. Steve Bayuk (TXX) 114
4. Ron Calcagni (AR) 73
5. Delrick Brown (HOU) 69
6. Rodney Allison* (TXTECH) 67
7. David Walker (TXAM) 49
8. Steve Smith (BAY) 46
9. Randy McEachern (TX) 45
10. Tres Adami* (TXTECH) 27
11. Don Harris (TXX) 26
12. Houston Nutt (AR) 25
13. Sammy Bickham (BAY) 24
  Gene Wood (BAY) 24
15. Danny Davis (HOU) 21
16. Mark Johnson* (TXTECH) 19
  Jeff Swab (RICE) 19
18. Mike Mosley (TXAM) 9
  Mark McBath (TX) 9
  Jon Aune (TX) 9

Pass Attempts

1. Randy Hertel (RICE) 356
2. Mike Ford (SMETH) 301
3. Steve Bayuk (TXX) 250
4. Ron Calcagni (AR) 137
5. Delrick Brown (HOU) 136
6. Rodney Allison* (TXTECH) 110
7. David Walker (TXAM) 107
8. Steve Smith (BAY) 91
9. Randy McEachern (TX) 89
10. Don Harris (TXX) 72
11. Tres Adami* (TXTECH) 56
12. Sammy Bickham (BAY) 55
13. Houston Nutt (AR) 53
14. Gene Wood (BAY) 46
15. Jeff Swab (RICE) 39
16. Mark Johnson* (TXTECH) 38
17. Danny Davis (HOU) 36
18. Mark McBath (TX) 19
  Sammy Ansley (TX) 19
20. Jon Aune (TX) 18

Pass Completion Percentage

1. Mike Ford (SMETH) 50.8
2. Steve Bayuk (TXX) 45.6
3. Randy Hertel (RICE) 43.8

Passing Yards

1. Mike Ford (SMETH) 2064
2. Randy Hertel (RICE) 1620
3. Steve Bayuk (TXX) 1474
4. Ron Calcagni (AR) 1147
5. Delrick Brown (HOU) 977
6. Randy McEachern (TX) 906
7. Rodney Allison* (TXTECH) 832
8. David Walker (TXAM) 750
9. Steve Smith (BAY) 484
10. Houston Nutt (AR) 384
11. Don Harris (TXX) 347
12. Tres Adami* (TXTECH) 311
13. Danny Davis (HOU) 301
14. Gene Wood (BAY) 299
15. Sammy Bickham (BAY) 232
16. Jon Aune (TX) 226
17. Jeff Swab (RICE) 217
18. Mark Johnson* (TXTECH) 192
19. Mark McBath (TX) 152
  Sammy Ansley (TX) 152

Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. Mike Ford (SMETH) 6.9
2. Steve Bayuk (TXX) 5.9
3. Randy Hertel (RICE) 4.6

Adjusted Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. Steve Bayuk (TXX) 4.7
2. Mike Ford (SMETH) 4.6
3. Randy Hertel (RICE) 2.0

Passing Touchdowns

1. Steve Bayuk (TXX) 14
2. Delrick Brown (HOU) 13
3. Mike Ford (SMETH) 11
4. Ron Calcagni (AR) 10
5. Randy Hertel (RICE) 9
6. Randy McEachern (TX) 8
  David Walker (TXAM) 8
8. Rodney Allison* (TXTECH) 6
9. Sammy Bickham (BAY) 4
10. Mark McBath (TX) 3
  Houston Nutt (AR) 3
12. Don Harris (TXX) 2
  Steve Smith (BAY) 2
  Sammy Ansley (TX) 2

Passing Interceptions

1. Randy Hertel (RICE) 24
2. Mike Ford (SMETH) 20
3. Steve Bayuk (TXX) 13
4. David Walker (TXAM) 10
5. Ron Calcagni (AR) 7
  Jeff Swab (RICE) 7
  Rodney Allison* (TXTECH) 7
8. Steve Smith (BAY) 6
  Don Harris (TXX) 6
10. Sammy Bickham (BAY) 4
  Randy McEachern (TX) 4
  Houston Nutt (AR) 4
13. Tres Adami* (TXTECH) 3
  Delrick Brown (HOU) 3
15. Gene Wood (BAY) 2
  Sammy Ansley (TX) 2
  Jimmy Dan Elzner (TXX) 2
  Jon Aune (TX) 2

Passing Efficiency Rating

1. Mike Ford (SMETH) 107.2
2. Steve Bayuk (TXX) 103.2
3. Randy Hertel (RICE) 76.9

Rush Attempts

1. Earl Campbell (TX) 267
2. George Woodard (TXAM) 245
3. Billy Taylor* (TXTECH) 228
4. Ben Cowins (AR) 220
5. Alois Blackwell (HOU) 213
6. Arthur Whittington (SMETH) 205
7. Curtis Dickey (TXAM) 178
8. Earl Cooper (RICE) 135
9. Steve Bayuk (TXX) 134
10. Greg Hawthorne (BAY) 132
11. David Walker (TXAM) 128
12. Ron Calcagni (AR) 125
  Jimmy Allen (TXX) 125
14. Dyral Thomas (HOU) 105
  Delrick Brown (HOU) 105
16. David Seaborn (BAY) 104
17. Ham Jones (TX) 92
18. Rodney Allison* (TXTECH) 90
19. Mark Julian* (TXTECH) 87
20. Randy McEachern (TX) 84

Rushing Yards

1. Earl Campbell (TX) 1744
2. Ben Cowins (AR) 1192
3. Alois Blackwell (HOU) 1169
4. George Woodard (TXAM) 1107
5. Billy Taylor* (TXTECH) 994
6. Curtis Dickey (TXAM) 978
7. Arthur Whittington (SMETH) 824
8. Greg Hawthorne (BAY) 670
9. Earl Cooper (RICE) 598
10. Dyral Thomas (HOU) 572
11. David Seaborn (BAY) 558
12. Ron Calcagni (AR) 546
13. Ham Jones (TX) 489
14. Jimmy Allen (TXX) 445
15. Roland Sales (AR) 399
16. David Walker (TXAM) 394
17. Steve Howell (BAY) 387
18. Mark Julian* (TXTECH) 345
19. Randy Love (HOU) 333
20. David Brothers (TXAM) 330

Rushing Yards Per Attempt

1. Earl Campbell (TX) 6.5
2. Curtis Dickey (TXAM) 5.5
3. Alois Blackwell (HOU) 5.5
4. Dyral Thomas (HOU) 5.4
5. Ben Cowins (AR) 5.4
6. David Seaborn (BAY) 5.4
7. Ham Jones (TX) 5.3
8. Greg Hawthorne (BAY) 5.1
9. George Woodard (TXAM) 4.5
10. Randy Love (HOU) 4.5
11. Earl Cooper (RICE) 4.4
12. Ron Calcagni (AR) 4.4
13. Billy Taylor* (TXTECH) 4.4
14. Arthur Whittington (SMETH) 4.0
15. Mark Julian* (TXTECH) 4.0
16. Paul Rice (SMETH) 3.7
17. Jimmy Allen (TXX) 3.6
18. David Walker (TXAM) 3.1
19. Randy McEachern (TX) 2.2
20. Delrick Brown (HOU) 2.1

Receptions

1. Emanuel Tolbert (SMETH) 64
2. David Houser (RICE) 55
3. Mike Renfro (TXX) 50
4. Don Bass (HOU) 42
5. Billy Taylor* (TXTECH) 35
6. Tommy Davidson (BAY) 34
7. Earl Cooper (RICE) 23
8. Danny Bobo (AR) 22
  Sammy Williams* (TXTECH) 22
  Arthur Whittington (SMETH) 22
11. Brian Nelson* (TXTECH) 21
  Lam Jones (TX) 21
  Ronnie Lee (BAY) 21
14. Calvin Fance (RICE) 20
  Elton Garrett (SMETH) 20
16. Anthony Smith (SMETH) 19
  Alfred Jackson (TX) 19
18. Micheal Milton (TXX) 18
19. Curtis Dickey (TXAM) 17
  Rickey Maddox (HOU) 17

Receiving Yards

1. Emanuel Tolbert (SMETH) 996
2. David Houser (RICE) 795
3. Mike Renfro (TXX) 794
4. Don Bass (HOU) 580
5. Lam Jones (TX) 543
6. Alfred Jackson (TX) 481
7. Danny Bobo (AR) 454
8. Tommy Davidson (BAY) 419
9. Sammy Williams* (TXTECH) 369
10. Micheal Milton (TXX) 351
11. Brian Nelson* (TXTECH) 322
12. Elton Garrett (SMETH) 308
13. Darrell Mouton (RICE) 276
  Arthur Whittington (SMETH) 276
15. Willis Adams (HOU) 261
16. Robert Fisher (SMETH) 250
17. Robert Farrell (AR) 241
18. Darrell Smith (TXAM) 234
  Rickey Maddox (HOU) 234
20. Curtis Dickey (TXAM) 231

Receiving Yards Per Reception

1. Mike Renfro (TXX) 15.9
2. Emanuel Tolbert (SMETH) 15.6
3. David Houser (RICE) 14.5
4. Don Bass (HOU) 13.8
5. Arthur Whittington (SMETH) 12.5
6. Tommy Davidson (BAY) 12.3
7. Ronnie Lee (BAY) 10.7
8. Billy Taylor* (TXTECH) 6.3
9. Earl Cooper (RICE) 4.2

Plays From Scrimmage

1. Earl Campbell (TX) 272
2. Billy Taylor* (TXTECH) 263
3. George Woodard (TXAM) 254
4. Ben Cowins (AR) 234
5. Arthur Whittington (SMETH) 227
6. Alois Blackwell (HOU) 220
7. Curtis Dickey (TXAM) 195
8. Earl Cooper (RICE) 158
9. Greg Hawthorne (BAY) 141
10. Steve Bayuk (TXX) 134
11. Jimmy Allen (TXX) 133
12. David Walker (TXAM) 128
13. Ron Calcagni (AR) 125
14. David Seaborn (BAY) 110
15. Dyral Thomas (HOU) 107
16. Delrick Brown (HOU) 105
17. Ham Jones (TX) 96
18. Mark Julian* (TXTECH) 93
19. Rodney Allison* (TXTECH) 90
20. Emanuel Tolbert (SMETH) 87

Yards From Scrimmage

1. Earl Campbell (TX) 1855
2. Alois Blackwell (HOU) 1277
3. Ben Cowins (AR) 1271
4. Billy Taylor* (TXTECH) 1214
5. Curtis Dickey (TXAM) 1209
6. George Woodard (TXAM) 1190
7. Arthur Whittington (SMETH) 1100
8. Emanuel Tolbert (SMETH) 1066
9. David Houser (RICE) 795
10. Mike Renfro (TXX) 794
11. Greg Hawthorne (BAY) 772
12. Earl Cooper (RICE) 694
13. Don Bass (HOU) 630
14. Dyral Thomas (HOU) 578
15. David Seaborn (BAY) 575
16. Lam Jones (TX) 573
17. Alfred Jackson (TX) 549
18. Ron Calcagni (AR) 546
19. Ham Jones (TX) 528
20. Jimmy Allen (TXX) 502

Touchdowns From Scrimmage

1. Earl Campbell (TX) 19
2. Billy Taylor* (TXTECH) 14
  Ben Cowins (AR) 14
4. George Woodard (TXAM) 13
5. Alois Blackwell (HOU) 11
6. Arthur Whittington (SMETH) 10
  Mike Renfro (TXX) 10
8. Earl Cooper (RICE) 8
9. Don Bass (HOU) 7
  Lam Jones (TX) 7
11. Curtis Dickey (TXAM) 6
  Danny Bobo (AR) 6
  Emanuel Tolbert (SMETH) 6
  Ham Jones (TX) 6
15. Darrell Smith (TXAM) 5
  David Houser (RICE) 5
  Alfred Jackson (TX) 5
  Gary Blair (BAY) 5
  Greg Hawthorne (BAY) 5
20. Randy Love (HOU) 4
  Mark Julian* (TXTECH) 4
  Russell Mikeska (TXAM) 4
  Ron Calcagni (AR) 4
  Mike Mosley (TXAM) 4
  Mark Johnson* (TXTECH) 4
  David Seaborn (BAY) 4
  Steve Bayuk (TXX) 4
  Delrick Brown (HOU) 4
  Jon Aune (TX) 4

Total Plays

1. Randy Hertel (RICE) 413
2. Steve Bayuk (TXX) 384
3. Mike Ford (SMETH) 358
4. Earl Campbell (TX) 268
5. Ron Calcagni (AR) 262
6. George Woodard (TXAM) 245
7. Delrick Brown (HOU) 241
8. David Walker (TXAM) 235
9. Billy Taylor* (TXTECH) 231
10. Ben Cowins (AR) 221
11. Alois Blackwell (HOU) 213
12. Arthur Whittington (SMETH) 205
13. Rodney Allison* (TXTECH) 200
14. Curtis Dickey (TXAM) 179
15. Randy McEachern (TX) 173
16. Steve Smith (BAY) 153
17. Earl Cooper (RICE) 135
18. Greg Hawthorne (BAY) 133
19. Tres Adami* (TXTECH) 126
20. Jimmy Allen (TXX) 125

Total Yards

1. Mike Ford (SMETH) 1926
2. Earl Campbell (TX) 1744
3. Ron Calcagni (AR) 1693
4. Steve Bayuk (TXX) 1628
5. Randy Hertel (RICE) 1461
6. Delrick Brown (HOU) 1202
7. Ben Cowins (AR) 1192
8. Alois Blackwell (HOU) 1169
9. David Walker (TXAM) 1144
10. George Woodard (TXAM) 1107
11. Randy McEachern (TX) 1095
12. Billy Taylor* (TXTECH) 1030
13. Rodney Allison* (TXTECH) 986
14. Curtis Dickey (TXAM) 978
15. Arthur Whittington (SMETH) 824
16. Greg Hawthorne (BAY) 670
17. Earl Cooper (RICE) 598
18. Dyral Thomas (HOU) 572
19. David Seaborn (BAY) 558
20. Steve Smith (BAY) 543

Total Touchdowns

1. Steve Bayuk (TXX) 18
  Earl Campbell (TX) 18
3. Delrick Brown (HOU) 17
4. Billy Taylor* (TXTECH) 14
  Ron Calcagni (AR) 14
  Ben Cowins (AR) 14
7. Mike Ford (SMETH) 13
  George Woodard (TXAM) 13
9. Alois Blackwell (HOU) 11
  David Walker (TXAM) 11
  Randy McEachern (TX) 11
12. Randy Hertel (RICE) 10
13. Rodney Allison* (TXTECH) 9
  Arthur Whittington (SMETH) 9
15. Earl Cooper (RICE) 7
16. Ham Jones (TX) 6
17. Gary Blair (BAY) 5
  Mark Johnson* (TXTECH) 5
  Sammy Bickham (BAY) 5
  Houston Nutt (AR) 5
  Jon Aune (TX) 5
  Curtis Dickey (TXAM) 5