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1980 Western Athletic Conference Leaders

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Record: 48-53-3, .476 W-L% (13th of 14) (Schedule and Results)

SRS: -2.13 (8th of 14) ▪ SOS: -0.46 (8th of 14)

Conference Champion: Brigham Young

Ranked in Preseason AP Poll: 0
Ranked in Final AP Poll:(Brigham Young)

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Conference Leaders

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Pass Completions

1. Jim McMahon (BYU) 284
2. Steve Fairchild (COST) 200
3. Ricky Hardin (UT) 179
4. Matt Kofler (SDGST) 99
5. Robin Gabriel (NM) 75
6. Brad Wright (NM) 72
7. Mike Stennis (HI) 71
8. Scott Schafer (AF) 65
9. Phil Davis (WY) 63
10. Mark Halda (SDGST) 62
11. Paul Sieczkowski (TXEP) 48
12. Keith Castle (TXEP) 42
13. Royce Bybee (BYU) 33
14. Marty Louthan (AF) 20
  Rick Hansen (SDGST) 20
16. Jeff Riley (TXEP) 17
17. Blane Gaison (HI) 16
  Steve Rakhshani (HI) 16
19. Craig Johnson (WY) 14
20. Terry Nugent (COST) 10

Pass Attempts

1. Jim McMahon (BYU) 445
2. Steve Fairchild (COST) 392
3. Ricky Hardin (UT) 290
4. Matt Kofler (SDGST) 179
5. Robin Gabriel (NM) 170
6. Scott Schafer (AF) 159
7. Phil Davis (WY) 147
8. Brad Wright (NM) 145
9. Mike Stennis (HI) 141
10. Mark Halda (SDGST) 131
11. Paul Sieczkowski (TXEP) 106
12. Keith Castle (TXEP) 90
13. Marty Louthan (AF) 71
14. Jeff Riley (TXEP) 57
15. Royce Bybee (BYU) 53
16. Rick Hansen (SDGST) 50
17. Craig Johnson (WY) 40
18. Steve Rakhshani (HI) 35
19. Blane Gaison (HI) 32
20. Terry Nugent (COST) 20

Pass Completion Percentage

1. Jim McMahon (BYU) 63.8
2. Ricky Hardin (UT) 61.7
3. Matt Kofler (SDGST) 55.3
4. Steve Fairchild (COST) 51.0
5. Robin Gabriel (NM) 44.1

Passing Yards

1. Jim McMahon (BYU) 4571
2. Steve Fairchild (COST) 2578
3. Ricky Hardin (UT) 2458
4. Phil Davis (WY) 1143
5. Matt Kofler (SDGST) 1139
6. Robin Gabriel (NM) 1083
7. Brad Wright (NM) 1068
8. Scott Schafer (AF) 944
9. Mike Stennis (HI) 869
10. Mark Halda (SDGST) 633
11. Keith Castle (TXEP) 471
12. Marty Louthan (AF) 371
13. Royce Bybee (BYU) 347
14. Paul Sieczkowski (TXEP) 297
15. Jeff Riley (TXEP) 272
16. Steve Rakhshani (HI) 200
17. Craig Johnson (WY) 185
18. Rick Hansen (SDGST) 180
19. Blane Gaison (HI) 179
20. Terry Nugent (COST) 114

Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. Jim McMahon (BYU) 10.3
2. Ricky Hardin (UT) 8.5
3. Steve Fairchild (COST) 6.6
4. Robin Gabriel (NM) 6.4
5. Matt Kofler (SDGST) 6.4

Adjusted Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. Jim McMahon (BYU) 10.6
2. Ricky Hardin (UT) 6.6
3. Steve Fairchild (COST) 5.4
4. Matt Kofler (SDGST) 4.4
5. Robin Gabriel (NM) 4.2

Passing Touchdowns

1. Jim McMahon (BYU) 47
2. Steve Fairchild (COST) 15
  Ricky Hardin (UT) 15
4. Brad Wright (NM) 8
5. Phil Davis (WY) 6
  Robin Gabriel (NM) 6
7. Scott Schafer (AF) 4
8. Blane Gaison (HI) 3
  Mike Stennis (HI) 3
  Marty Louthan (AF) 3
  Matt Kofler (SDGST) 3
  Mark Halda (SDGST) 3
13. Paul Sieczkowski (TXEP) 2
  Royce Bybee (BYU) 2
  Craig Johnson (WY) 2
  Keith Castle (TXEP) 2

Passing Interceptions

1. Ricky Hardin (UT) 19
2. Jim McMahon (BYU) 18
3. Steve Fairchild (COST) 17
4. Mark Halda (SDGST) 12
5. Robin Gabriel (NM) 11
6. Matt Kofler (SDGST) 9
  Scott Schafer (AF) 9
8. Brad Wright (NM) 7
  Keith Castle (TXEP) 7
10. Marty Louthan (AF) 6
  Mike Stennis (HI) 6
  Paul Sieczkowski (TXEP) 6
13. Craig Johnson (WY) 5
14. Blane Gaison (HI) 4
15. Phil Davis (WY) 3
  Jeff Riley (TXEP) 3
  Rick Hansen (SDGST) 3
  Royce Bybee (BYU) 3
19. Dave Osborn (NM) 2
  Jim Cappon (NM) 2
  Steve Rakhshani (HI) 2

Passing Efficiency Rating

1. Jim McMahon (BYU) 176.9
2. Ricky Hardin (UT) 136.9
3. Steve Fairchild (COST) 110.2
4. Matt Kofler (SDGST) 104.2
5. Robin Gabriel (NM) 96.3

Rush Attempts

1. Delbert Thompson (TXEP) 213
2. Alvin Lewis (COST) 211
3. Gary Allen (HI) 193
4. Tony Lindsay (UT) 190
5. Scott Schafer (AF) 179
6. Jimmy Sayers (NM) 166
7. Mandel Robinson (WY) 152
8. Phil Davis (WY) 151
9. Matt Kofler (SDGST) 146
10. Ted Sundquist (AF) 122
11. Del Rodgers (UT) 121
12. George Bell (HI) 120
13. Jim Brooks (NM) 105
14. Eric Lane (BYU) 96
15. Jim McMahon (BYU) 95
16. Craig Johnson (WY) 93
17. Brad Wright (NM) 86
18. Keith Castle (TXEP) 80
19. Eddie Warren (WY) 79
20. James Copeland (TXEP) 78

Rushing Yards

1. Alvin Lewis (COST) 1047
2. Delbert Thompson (TXEP) 923
3. Tony Lindsay (UT) 909
4. Mandel Robinson (WY) 873
5. Gary Allen (HI) 864
6. Jimmy Sayers (NM) 691
7. Del Rodgers (UT) 599
8. Ted Sundquist (AF) 583
9. Phil Davis (WY) 521
10. Jim Brooks (NM) 483
11. George Bell (HI) 476
12. Eric Lane (BYU) 467
13. Eddie Warren (WY) 415
14. Scott Schafer (AF) 395
15. Craig Johnson (WY) 386
16. Charlie Heath (AF) 385
17. David Toloumu (HI) 365
18. Sam Baldwin (UT) 348
19. Derrick Harvey (SDGST) 338
20. Scott Phillips (BYU) 330

Rushing Yards Per Attempt

1. Mandel Robinson (WY) 5.7
2. Eddie Warren (WY) 5.3
3. Charlie Heath (AF) 5.1
4. David Toloumu (HI) 5.0
5. Alvin Lewis (COST) 5.0
6. Del Rodgers (UT) 5.0
7. Eric Lane (BYU) 4.9
8. Tony Lindsay (UT) 4.8
9. Ted Sundquist (AF) 4.8
10. Sam Baldwin (UT) 4.6
11. Jim Brooks (NM) 4.6
12. Gary Allen (HI) 4.5
13. Delbert Thompson (TXEP) 4.3
14. Jimmy Sayers (NM) 4.2
15. Craig Johnson (WY) 4.2
16. George Bell (HI) 4.0
17. Phil Davis (WY) 3.5
18. James Copeland (TXEP) 2.8
19. Mike Stennis (HI) 2.7
20. Scott Schafer (AF) 2.2

Rushing Touchdowns

1. Eric Lane (BYU) 10
  Mandel Robinson (WY) 10
3. Tony Lindsay (UT) 8
  Alvin Lewis (COST) 8
5. Phil Davis (WY) 7
  Eddie Warren (WY) 7
  Matt Kofler (SDGST) 7
  Brad Wright (NM) 7
9. Del Rodgers (UT) 6
  Jim McMahon (BYU) 6
11. Mike Stennis (HI) 5
  David Toloumu (HI) 5
13. George Bell (HI) 4
  Scott Pettis (BYU) 4
  Keith Castle (TXEP) 4
16. Walter Goffigan (WY) 3
  Steve Fairchild (COST) 3
  Delbert Thompson (TXEP) 3
  Scott Schafer (AF) 3
  Jimmy Sayers (NM) 3

Receptions

1. Scott Phillips (BYU) 60
2. Clay Brown (BYU) 48
3. Andy Bark (AF) 47
  Tony Goolsby (COST) 47
5. Floyd Hodge (UT) 44
6. Ricky Martin (NM) 43
  Eric Lane (BYU) 43
8. Bobby Taylor (SDGST) 40
9. Dan Plater (BYU) 37
  Alvin Lewis (COST) 37
11. Jim Teahan (UT) 33
12. Homer Jones (BYU) 32
13. Lloyd Jones (BYU) 29
14. Steve Martinez (WY) 27
15. Gary Allen (HI) 26
  Mike Camp (COST) 26
17. Tony Lindsay (UT) 25
18. Matt Braga (BYU) 23
  Ron Pennick (HI) 23
  Bill Davis (BYU) 23
  Steve Folsom (UT) 23

Receiving Yards

1. Clay Brown (BYU) 1009
2. Ricky Martin (NM) 850
3. Tony Goolsby (COST) 838
4. Floyd Hodge (UT) 829
5. Andy Bark (AF) 794
6. Scott Phillips (BYU) 689
7. Lloyd Jones (BYU) 661
8. Dan Plater (BYU) 660
9. Bobby Taylor (SDGST) 656
10. Steve Martinez (WY) 513
11. Jim Teahan (UT) 486
12. Matt Braga (BYU) 431
13. Eric Lane (BYU) 427
14. Bill Davis (BYU) 411
15. Homer Jones (BYU) 391
16. Mike Camp (COST) 363
17. Richie Hall (COST) 362
18. Steve Folsom (UT) 352
19. Alvin Lewis (COST) 335
20. Derwin Williams (NM) 325

Receiving Yards Per Reception

1. Lloyd Jones (BYU) 22.8
2. Clay Brown (BYU) 21.0
3. Ricky Martin (NM) 19.8
4. Steve Martinez (WY) 19.0
5. Floyd Hodge (UT) 18.8
6. Dan Plater (BYU) 17.8
7. Tony Goolsby (COST) 17.8
8. Richie Hall (COST) 17.2
9. Andy Bark (AF) 16.9
10. Bobby Taylor (SDGST) 16.4
11. Steve Folsom (UT) 15.3
12. Jim Teahan (UT) 14.7
13. Mike Camp (COST) 14.0
14. Ron Pennick (HI) 12.3
15. Homer Jones (BYU) 12.2
16. Scott Phillips (BYU) 11.5
17. Eric Lane (BYU) 9.9
18. Gary Allen (HI) 9.9
19. Alvin Lewis (COST) 9.1
20. Tony Lindsay (UT) 8.6

Receiving Touchdowns

1. Clay Brown (BYU) 15
2. Ricky Martin (NM) 8
  Dan Plater (BYU) 8
4. Scott Phillips (BYU) 7
5. Matt Braga (BYU) 6
6. Floyd Hodge (UT) 5
  Tony Goolsby (COST) 5
  Andy Bark (AF) 5
9. Steve Martinez (WY) 4
  Bill Davis (BYU) 4
  Bobby Taylor (SDGST) 4
  Eric Lane (BYU) 4
  Mike Camp (COST) 4
14. Lloyd Jones (BYU) 3
15. Jim Teahan (UT) 2
  Homer Jones (BYU) 2
  Dan Doubiago (UT) 2
  Richie Hall (COST) 2
  Hilria Johnson (UT) 2
  Ron Pennick (HI) 2
  Merv Lopes (HI) 2
  Derwin Williams (NM) 2
  Terence Johnson (COST) 2

Plays From Scrimmage

1. Alvin Lewis (COST) 248
2. Delbert Thompson (TXEP) 235
3. Gary Allen (HI) 219
4. Tony Lindsay (UT) 215
5. Jimmy Sayers (NM) 187
6. Scott Schafer (AF) 179
7. Mandel Robinson (WY) 154
8. Phil Davis (WY) 151
9. Matt Kofler (SDGST) 146
10. Eric Lane (BYU) 139
11. Del Rodgers (UT) 132
12. Ted Sundquist (AF) 122
13. George Bell (HI) 120
14. Jim Brooks (NM) 115
15. Scott Phillips (BYU) 110
16. Jim McMahon (BYU) 95
17. Craig Johnson (WY) 93
18. James Copeland (TXEP) 89
19. Brad Wright (NM) 86
20. Derrick Harvey (SDGST) 84

Yards From Scrimmage

1. Alvin Lewis (COST) 1382
2. Tony Lindsay (UT) 1124
3. Gary Allen (HI) 1121
4. Delbert Thompson (TXEP) 1095
5. Scott Phillips (BYU) 1019
6. Clay Brown (BYU) 1009
7. Mandel Robinson (WY) 903
8. Eric Lane (BYU) 894
9. Floyd Hodge (UT) 869
10. Ricky Martin (NM) 860
11. Jimmy Sayers (NM) 853
12. Tony Goolsby (COST) 838
13. Andy Bark (AF) 788
14. Del Rodgers (UT) 681
15. Lloyd Jones (BYU) 661
16. Dan Plater (BYU) 660
17. Bobby Taylor (SDGST) 633
18. Ted Sundquist (AF) 583
19. Jim Brooks (NM) 563
20. Homer Jones (BYU) 554

Touchdowns From Scrimmage

1. Clay Brown (BYU) 15
2. Eric Lane (BYU) 14
3. Mandel Robinson (WY) 10
4. Alvin Lewis (COST) 9
  Tony Lindsay (UT) 9
6. Ricky Martin (NM) 8
  Dan Plater (BYU) 8
8. Scott Phillips (BYU) 7
  Brad Wright (NM) 7
  Matt Kofler (SDGST) 7
  Eddie Warren (WY) 7
  Phil Davis (WY) 7
13. David Toloumu (HI) 6
  Matt Braga (BYU) 6
  Jim McMahon (BYU) 6
  Del Rodgers (UT) 6
17. Tony Goolsby (COST) 5
  Mike Stennis (HI) 5
  Andy Bark (AF) 5
  Floyd Hodge (UT) 5

Total Plays

1. Jim McMahon (BYU) 540
2. Steve Fairchild (COST) 455
3. Scott Schafer (AF) 338
4. Ricky Hardin (UT) 336
5. Matt Kofler (SDGST) 325
6. Phil Davis (WY) 298
7. Brad Wright (NM) 231
8. Mike Stennis (HI) 217
9. Delbert Thompson (TXEP) 214
10. Alvin Lewis (COST) 212
11. Gary Allen (HI) 196
12. Robin Gabriel (NM) 192
13. Tony Lindsay (UT) 190
14. Keith Castle (TXEP) 170
15. Jimmy Sayers (NM) 166
16. Mark Halda (SDGST) 164
  Paul Sieczkowski (TXEP) 164
18. Mandel Robinson (WY) 152
19. Craig Johnson (WY) 133
20. Marty Louthan (AF) 127

Total Yards

1. Jim McMahon (BYU) 4627
2. Steve Fairchild (COST) 2389
3. Ricky Hardin (UT) 2291
4. Phil Davis (WY) 1664
5. Scott Schafer (AF) 1339
6. Brad Wright (NM) 1188
7. Matt Kofler (SDGST) 1163
8. Mike Stennis (HI) 1071
9. Alvin Lewis (COST) 1047
10. Robin Gabriel (NM) 1017
11. Delbert Thompson (TXEP) 923
12. Tony Lindsay (UT) 909
13. Mandel Robinson (WY) 873
14. Gary Allen (HI) 864
15. Jimmy Sayers (NM) 691
16. Del Rodgers (UT) 599
17. Ted Sundquist (AF) 583
18. Craig Johnson (WY) 571
19. Mark Halda (SDGST) 487
20. Jim Brooks (NM) 483

Total Yards Per Play

1. Jim McMahon (BYU) 8.6

Total Touchdowns

1. Jim McMahon (BYU) 53
2. Steve Fairchild (COST) 18
3. Ricky Hardin (UT) 16
4. Brad Wright (NM) 15
5. Phil Davis (WY) 13
6. Mandel Robinson (WY) 10
  Eric Lane (BYU) 10
  Matt Kofler (SDGST) 10
9. Mike Stennis (HI) 8
  Alvin Lewis (COST) 8
  Tony Lindsay (UT) 8
  Robin Gabriel (NM) 8
13. Scott Schafer (AF) 7
  Eddie Warren (WY) 7
15. Del Rodgers (UT) 6
  Keith Castle (TXEP) 6
17. David Toloumu (HI) 5
  Blane Gaison (HI) 5
19. Craig Johnson (WY) 4
  Marty Louthan (AF) 4
  George Bell (HI) 4
  Paul Sieczkowski (TXEP) 4
  Scott Pettis (BYU) 4