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2003 Western Athletic Conference Year Summary

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Record: 60-67, .472 W-L% (11th of 12) (Schedule and Results)

SRS: -6.09 (10th of 12) ▪ SOS: -4.19 (10th of 12)

Conference Champion: Boise State

Ranked in Preseason AP Poll: 0
Ranked in Final AP Poll:(Boise State)

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Standings

Overall Conference Pts/G SRS
School W L Pct W L Pct Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
Boise State 13 1 .929 8 0 1.000 43.0 17.1 8.92 -6.72
Fresno State 9 5 .643 6 2 .750 23.0 22.6 -1.69 -2.33
Tulsa 8 5 .615 6 2 .750 30.8 27.8 -0.63 -4.78
Hawaii 9 5 .643 5 3 .625 34.7 30.5 0.21 -4.29
Rice 5 7 .417 5 3 .625 28.6 31.5 -6.96 -4.71
Nevada 6 6 .500 4 4 .500 23.5 28.2 -5.46 -3.80
Louisiana Tech 5 7 .417 3 5 .375 25.8 32.8 -5.31 -1.14
San Jose State 3 8 .273 2 6 .250 23.5 35.1 -10.67 -5.12
Texas-El Paso 2 11 .154 1 7 .125 22.2 38.3 -20.78 -6.32
Southern Methodist 0 12 .000 0 8 .000 11.2 32.2 -18.53 -2.70

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 9/1 9/7 9/14 9/21 9/28 10/5 10/12 10/19 10/26 11/2 11/9 11/16 11/23 11/30 12/7 Final
Boise State                       24 20 18 18 18 16

4 Bowl Games

Date Bowl Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
2004-01-03 Humanitarian Bowl Georgia Tech 52 Tulsa 10 Humanitarian Bowl (Boise, ID)
2003-12-30 Silicon Valley Bowl Fresno State 17 UCLA 9 Silicon Valley Bowl (San Jose, CA)
2003-12-25 Hawaii Bowl Hawaii 54 Houston 48 Hawaii Bowl (Honolulu, HI)
2003-12-23 Fort Worth Bowl Boise State 34 Texas Christian 31 Fort Worth Bowl (Fort Worth, TX)

Conference Leaders

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Pass Completions

1. Timmy Chang* (HI) 353
2. Ryan Dinwiddie* (BOISE) 276
3. Scott Rislov (SJST) 261
4. Luke McCown (LATECH) 246
5. James Kilian* (TLS) 188
6. Paul Pinegar* (FREST) 174
7. Andy Heiser (NV) 164
8. Orlando Cruz (TXEP) 103
9. Jordan Palmer (TXEP) 98
10. Jeff Grady* (FREST) 93

Pass Attempts

1. Timmy Chang* (HI) 601
2. Ryan Dinwiddie* (BOISE) 446
3. Scott Rislov (SJST) 437
4. Luke McCown (LATECH) 432
5. James Kilian* (TLS) 331
6. Andy Heiser (NV) 326
7. Paul Pinegar* (FREST) 294
8. Orlando Cruz (TXEP) 203
9. Jordan Palmer (TXEP) 198
10. Jeff Grady* (FREST) 175

Pass Completion Percentage

1. Ryan Dinwiddie* (BOISE) 61.9
2. Scott Rislov (SJST) 59.7
3. Paul Pinegar* (FREST) 59.2
4. Timmy Chang* (HI) 58.7
5. Luke McCown (LATECH) 56.9
6. James Kilian* (TLS) 56.8
7. Orlando Cruz (TXEP) 50.7
8. Andy Heiser (NV) 50.3
9. Jordan Palmer (TXEP) 49.5

Passing Yards

1. Ryan Dinwiddie* (BOISE) 4356
2. Timmy Chang* (HI) 4199
3. Luke McCown (LATECH) 3246
4. Scott Rislov (SJST) 3016
5. Andy Heiser (NV) 2294
6. James Kilian* (TLS) 2217
7. Paul Pinegar* (FREST) 1773
8. Orlando Cruz (TXEP) 1360
9. Jordan Palmer (TXEP) 1168
10. Jason Whieldon* (HI) 1131

Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. Ryan Dinwiddie* (BOISE) 9.8
2. Luke McCown (LATECH) 7.5
3. Andy Heiser (NV) 7.0
4. Timmy Chang* (HI) 7.0
5. Scott Rislov (SJST) 6.9
6. Orlando Cruz (TXEP) 6.7
7. James Kilian* (TLS) 6.7
8. Paul Pinegar* (FREST) 6.0
9. Jordan Palmer (TXEP) 5.9

Adjusted Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. Ryan Dinwiddie* (BOISE) 10.5
2. Scott Rislov (SJST) 7.2
3. Luke McCown (LATECH) 6.9
4. James Kilian* (TLS) 6.5
5. Timmy Chang* (HI) 6.5
6. Andy Heiser (NV) 6.2
7. Paul Pinegar* (FREST) 5.4
8. Orlando Cruz (TXEP) 4.9
9. Jordan Palmer (TXEP) 3.7

Passing Touchdowns

1. Ryan Dinwiddie* (BOISE) 31
2. Timmy Chang* (HI) 29
3. James Kilian* (TLS) 22
4. Luke McCown (LATECH) 19
5. Scott Rislov (SJST) 18
6. Andy Heiser (NV) 13
7. Jason Whieldon* (HI) 12
8. Paul Pinegar* (FREST) 11
9. Jordan Palmer (TXEP) 7
10. Orlando Cruz (TXEP) 6

Passing Interceptions

1. Timmy Chang* (HI) 20
2. Luke McCown (LATECH) 14
3. Jordan Palmer (TXEP) 13
4. Andy Heiser (NV) 12
5. James Kilian* (TLS) 11
  Orlando Cruz (TXEP) 11
7. Paul Pinegar* (FREST) 9
  Richard Bartel (SMETH) 9
9. Greg Henderson (RICE) 7
  Ryan Dinwiddie* (BOISE) 7

Passing Efficiency Rating

1. Ryan Dinwiddie* (BOISE) 163.7
2. Scott Rislov (SJST) 129.0
3. James Kilian* (TLS) 128.3
4. Luke McCown (LATECH) 128.1
5. Timmy Chang* (HI) 126.7
6. Paul Pinegar* (FREST) 116.1
7. Andy Heiser (NV) 115.2
8. Orlando Cruz (TXEP) 105.9
9. Jordan Palmer (TXEP) 97.6

Rush Attempts

1. Keylon Kincade (SMETH) 317
2. Chance Kretschmer (NV) 245
3. David Mikell* (BOISE) 242
4. Howard Jackson (TXEP) 208
5. Ryan Moats (LATECH) 199
6. Dwayne Wright* (FREST) 190
  Dewayne Wright* (FREST) 190
8. Eric Richardson* (TLS) 181
9. James Kilian* (TLS) 133
10. Greg Henderson (RICE) 123
  Bryson Sumlin* (FREST) 123

Rushing Yards

1. Ryan Moats (LATECH) 1300
2. Keylon Kincade (SMETH) 1280
3. Chance Kretschmer (NV) 1162
4. Howard Jackson (TXEP) 1146
5. David Mikell* (BOISE) 1142
6. Dewayne Wright* (FREST) 1038
  Dwayne Wright* (FREST) 1038
8. Eric Richardson* (TLS) 811
9. Thomas Lott (RICE) 714
10. Robbie Beck (RICE) 625

Rushing Yards Per Attempt

1. Thomas Lott (RICE) 7.3
2. Ryan Moats (LATECH) 6.5
3. Kyle Herm (RICE) 5.9
4. Howard Jackson (TXEP) 5.5
5. Dewayne Wright* (FREST) 5.5
  Dwayne Wright* (FREST) 5.5
7. Uril Parrish* (TLS) 5.4
8. Robbie Beck (RICE) 5.2
9. Greg Henderson (RICE) 5.0
10. Matt Austin (TXEP) 5.0

Rushing Touchdowns

1. David Mikell* (BOISE) 13
2. Ryan Dinwiddie* (BOISE) 12
  Chance Kretschmer (NV) 12
  Robbie Beck (RICE) 12
  Eric Richardson* (TLS) 12
6. Ryan Moats (LATECH) 10
7. Bryson Sumlin* (FREST) 9
8. Donny Heck* (BOISE) 8
9. James Kilian* (TLS) 7
10. Howard Jackson (TXEP) 6
  Greg Henderson (RICE) 6
  West Keliikipi* (HI) 6

Receptions

1. Chad Owens* (HI) 85
2. Tim Gilligan* (BOISE) 67
3. Bernard Berrian* (FREST) 63
4. Jeremiah Cockheran* (HI) 61
  Tuati Wooden (SJST) 61
6. Jamall Broussard (SJST) 55
  Jamall Broussard (SJST) 55
8. D.J. Curry (LATECH) 53
  Garrett Mills* (TLS) 53
  Britton Komine* (HI) 53

Receiving Yards

1. Tim Gilligan* (BOISE) 1192
2. Chad Owens* (HI) 1134
3. Jeremiah Cockheran* (HI) 997
4. Tuati Wooden (SJST) 780
5. T.J. Acree* (BOISE) 758
6. Romby Bryant* (TLS) 748
7. Lawrence Bady* (BOISE) 726
8. Jamall Broussard (SJST) 715
  Jamall Broussard (SJST) 715
10. Bernard Berrian* (FREST) 668
  D.J. Curry (LATECH) 668

Receiving Yards Per Reception

1. Lawrence Bady* (BOISE) 25.0
2. Jerry Smith* (BOISE) 19.0
3. Tim Gilligan* (BOISE) 17.8
4. Maurice Mann (NV) 17.0
5. Jeremiah Cockheran* (HI) 16.3
6. Romby Bryant* (TLS) 15.9
7. T.J. Acree* (BOISE) 14.9
8. Howard Jackson (TXEP) 14.5
9. Johnnie Lee Higgins Jr. (TXEP) 14.5
10. Shawn Piper (LATECH) 14.2

Receiving Touchdowns

1. Garrett Mills* (TLS) 10
2. Chad Owens* (HI) 9
  Jeremiah Cockheran* (HI) 9
4. Leon Pinky (SJST) 8
  Romby Bryant* (TLS) 8
6. T.J. Acree* (BOISE) 7
7. D.J. Curry (LATECH) 6
  Tim Gilligan* (BOISE) 6
9. Britton Komine* (HI) 5
  Courtney Anderson (SJST) 5
  Jason Rivers* (HI) 5
  Jerry Smith* (BOISE) 5

Plays From Scrimmage

1. Keylon Kincade (SMETH) 335
2. David Mikell* (BOISE) 265
3. Chance Kretschmer (NV) 260
4. Howard Jackson (TXEP) 235
5. Ryan Moats (LATECH) 226
6. Dewayne Wright* (FREST) 209
  Dwayne Wright* (FREST) 209
8. Eric Richardson* (TLS) 192
9. James Kilian* (TLS) 135
10. Donny Heck* (BOISE) 129
  Bryson Sumlin* (FREST) 129

Yards From Scrimmage

1. Ryan Moats (LATECH) 1551
  Keylon Kincade (SMETH) 1551
3. Howard Jackson (TXEP) 1537
4. Chance Kretschmer (NV) 1286
5. David Mikell* (BOISE) 1264
6. Tim Gilligan* (BOISE) 1219
7. Dwayne Wright* (FREST) 1181
  Dewayne Wright* (FREST) 1181
9. Chad Owens* (HI) 1140
10. Jeremiah Cockheran* (HI) 997

Touchdowns From Scrimmage

1. David Mikell* (BOISE) 14
2. Eric Richardson* (TLS) 12
  Ryan Dinwiddie* (BOISE) 12
  Robbie Beck (RICE) 12
  Chance Kretschmer (NV) 12
6. Ryan Moats (LATECH) 11
7. Garrett Mills* (TLS) 10
  Bryson Sumlin* (FREST) 10
9. Donny Heck* (BOISE) 9
  Chad Owens* (HI) 9
  Jeremiah Cockheran* (HI) 9

Total Plays

1. Timmy Chang* (HI) 644
2. Ryan Dinwiddie* (BOISE) 527
3. Luke McCown (LATECH) 503
4. Scott Rislov (SJST) 490
5. James Kilian* (TLS) 464
6. Andy Heiser (NV) 387
7. Paul Pinegar* (FREST) 337
8. Keylon Kincade (SMETH) 317
9. Orlando Cruz (TXEP) 274
10. Jordan Palmer (TXEP) 265

Total Yards

1. Ryan Dinwiddie* (BOISE) 4399
2. Timmy Chang* (HI) 4139
3. Luke McCown (LATECH) 3166
4. Scott Rislov (SJST) 2985
5. James Kilian* (TLS) 2822
6. Andy Heiser (NV) 2467
7. Paul Pinegar* (FREST) 1755
8. Orlando Cruz (TXEP) 1507
9. Ryan Moats (LATECH) 1300
10. Keylon Kincade (SMETH) 1280

Total Yards Per Play

1. Ryan Dinwiddie* (BOISE) 8.3
2. Timmy Chang* (HI) 6.4
3. Luke McCown (LATECH) 6.3

Total Touchdowns

1. Ryan Dinwiddie* (BOISE) 43
2. Timmy Chang* (HI) 30
3. James Kilian* (TLS) 29
4. Luke McCown (LATECH) 20
5. Scott Rislov (SJST) 18
6. Andy Heiser (NV) 14
7. Jason Whieldon* (HI) 13
  Chance Kretschmer (NV) 13
  David Mikell* (BOISE) 13
10. Eric Richardson* (TLS) 12
  Paul Pinegar* (FREST) 12
  Robbie Beck (RICE) 12

Touchdowns

1. David Mikell* (BOISE) 14
2. Ryan Dinwiddie* (BOISE) 12
  Eric Richardson* (TLS) 12
  Robbie Beck (RICE) 12
  Chance Kretschmer (NV) 12
6. Ryan Moats (LATECH) 11
7. Bryson Sumlin* (FREST) 10
  Garrett Mills* (TLS) 10
9. Donny Heck* (BOISE) 9
  Chad Owens* (HI) 9
  Jeremiah Cockheran* (HI) 9

Points

1. Tyler Jones* (BOISE) 132
2. Brett Visintainer* (FREST) 98
3. Josh Scobee (LATECH) 94
4. David Mikell* (BOISE) 84
5. Brad Devault* (TLS) 76
6. Ryan Dinwiddie* (BOISE) 74
7. Justin Ayat* (HI) 72
  Eric Richardson* (TLS) 72
  Robbie Beck (RICE) 72
  Chance Kretschmer (NV) 72

Extra Point Attempts

1. Tyler Jones* (BOISE) 76
2. Brad Devault* (TLS) 53
3. Justin Ayat* (HI) 38
4. Brett Visintainer* (FREST) 35
5. Brennan Landry (RICE) 34
6. Damon Fine (NV) 32
7. Josh Scobee (LATECH) 31
8. Jeff Carr (SJST) 29
9. Keith Robinson (TXEP) 27
10. Nolan Miranda* (HI) 22

Extra Points Made

1. Tyler Jones* (BOISE) 75
2. Brad Devault* (TLS) 49
3. Brett Visintainer* (FREST) 35
4. Brennan Landry (RICE) 34
5. Josh Scobee (LATECH) 31
6. Justin Ayat* (HI) 30
7. Jeff Carr (SJST) 28
8. Damon Fine (NV) 27
9. Keith Robinson (TXEP) 26
10. Nolan Miranda* (HI) 21

Field Goal Attempts

1. Josh Scobee (LATECH) 31
2. Brett Visintainer* (FREST) 28
3. Tyler Jones* (BOISE) 25
4. Justin Ayat* (HI) 22
5. Jeff Carr (SJST) 17
  Damon Fine (NV) 17
7. Brad Devault* (TLS) 16
8. Keith Robinson (TXEP) 14
  Chris McMurtray (SMETH) 14
10. Brennan Landry (RICE) 9

Field Goals Made

1. Josh Scobee (LATECH) 21
  Brett Visintainer* (FREST) 21
3. Tyler Jones* (BOISE) 19
4. Justin Ayat* (HI) 14
5. Damon Fine (NV) 13
6. Jeff Carr (SJST) 11
7. Chris McMurtray (SMETH) 10
8. Brad Devault* (TLS) 9
9. Keith Robinson (TXEP) 7
10. Brennan Landry (RICE) 6

Field Goal Percentage

1. Damon Fine (NV) 76.5
2. Tyler Jones* (BOISE) 76.0
3. Brett Visintainer* (FREST) 75.0
4. Chris McMurtray (SMETH) 71.4
5. Josh Scobee (LATECH) 67.7
6. Jeff Carr (SJST) 64.7
7. Justin Ayat* (HI) 63.6
8. Brad Devault* (TLS) 56.2
9. Keith Robinson (TXEP) 50.0

Punts

1. Mike Lingua* (FREST) 84
2. Ryan Mentzel (SMETH) 76
3. Derek Jones (NV) 71
4. Bryce Benekos (TXEP) 70
5. Kurt Milne* (HI) 63
6. Kyle Stringer* (BOISE) 60
7. Dustin Upton (LATECH) 58
8. Bryce Partridge (SJST) 57
9. Jared Scruggs (RICE) 51
10. Cort Moffitt* (TLS) 44
  Cort Moffitt* (TLS) 44

Punting Yards

1. Mike Lingua* (FREST) 3215
2. Bryce Benekos (TXEP) 3085
3. Ryan Mentzel (SMETH) 2912
4. Derek Jones (NV) 2847
5. Kurt Milne* (HI) 2501
6. Kyle Stringer* (BOISE) 2415
7. Dustin Upton (LATECH) 2363
8. Jared Scruggs (RICE) 2341
9. Bryce Partridge (SJST) 2189
10. Cort Moffitt* (TLS) 1922
  Cort Moffitt* (TLS) 1922

Punting Yards Per Punt

1. Jared Scruggs (RICE) 45.9
2. Bryce Benekos (TXEP) 44.1
3. Cort Moffitt* (TLS) 43.7
  Cort Moffitt* (TLS) 43.7
5. Dustin Upton (LATECH) 40.7
6. Kyle Stringer* (BOISE) 40.2
7. Derek Jones (NV) 40.1
8. Kurt Milne* (HI) 39.7
9. Bryce Partridge (SJST) 38.4
10. Ryan Mentzel (SMETH) 38.3

Punt Return Yards

1. Tim Gilligan* (BOISE) 460
2. Bernard Berrian* (FREST) 429
3. Jermaine Landrum* (TLS) 296
4. Clifton Herbert* (HI) 271
5. Corey Brazil (LATECH) 263
6. Jamall Broussard (SJST) 174
  Jamall Broussard (SJST) 174
8. Blake Warren (SMETH) 173
9. Brad Allen* (BOISE) 157
10. Chad Owens* (HI) 136

Punt Return Yards Per Return

1. Corey Brazil (LATECH) 13.2
2. Tim Gilligan* (BOISE) 12.4
3. Jamall Broussard (SJST) 10.9
  Jamall Broussard (SJST) 10.9
5. Jermaine Landrum* (TLS) 10.6
6. Bernard Berrian* (FREST) 10.2
7. Blake Warren (SMETH) 10.2
8. Chad Owens* (HI) 9.7
9. Clifton Herbert* (HI) 9.0
10. Will Galusha (RICE) 6.8

Kickoff Returns

1. Eric Newman (LATECH) 31
2. Jonas Rutledge (SMETH) 29
3. Chris Carr* (BOISE) 27
4. Bernard Berrian* (FREST) 26
5. Howard Jackson (TXEP) 25
6. Jahmal Fenner (TXEP) 20
  Kendrick Starling (SJST) 20
8. John West* (HI) 19
  Uril Parrish* (TLS) 19
10. Trestin George (SJST) 18

Kickoff Return Yards

1. Jonas Rutledge (SMETH) 782
2. Eric Newman (LATECH) 732
3. Chris Carr* (BOISE) 710
4. Bernard Berrian* (FREST) 631
5. Howard Jackson (TXEP) 609
6. Kendrick Starling (SJST) 562
7. Jahmal Fenner (TXEP) 506
8. Uril Parrish* (TLS) 453
9. John West* (HI) 446
10. Trestin George (SJST) 429

Kickoff Return Yards Per Return

1. Kendrick Starling (SJST) 28.1
2. Jonas Rutledge (SMETH) 27.0
3. Chris Carr* (BOISE) 26.3
4. Jahmal Fenner (TXEP) 25.3
5. Howard Jackson (TXEP) 24.4
6. Bernard Berrian* (FREST) 24.3
7. Ross Dickerson* (HI) 24.0
8. Uril Parrish* (TLS) 23.8
9. Trestin George (SJST) 23.8
10. Eric Newman (LATECH) 23.6

Interception Return Yards

1. Gerald Jones (SJST) 178
2. Oliver Fletcher* (TLS) 97
3. Richard Marshall* (FREST) 83
4. Onyeka Ossai (SJST) 60
5. Jonas Rutledge (SMETH) 59
6. Jerron Wishom (LATECH) 57
7. Wes Nurse* (BOISE) 56
  Thomas Howard (TXEP) 56
9. Terry Holley (RICE) 55
  Jahmal Fenner (TXEP) 55

Interception Return Touchdowns

1. Gerald Jones (SJST) 2