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2007 Western Athletic Conference Year Summary

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Record: 54-59, .478 W-L% (10th of 12) (Schedule and Results)

SRS: -5.27 (8th of 12) ▪ SOS: -4.00 (10th of 12)

Conference Champion: Hawaii

Ranked in Preseason AP Poll:(Boise State and Hawaii)
Ranked in Final AP Poll:(Hawaii)

Standings

Overall Conference Pts/G SRS
School W L Pct W L Pct Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
Hawaii 12 1 .923 8 0 1.000 43.4 25.5 6.36 -5.79
Boise State 10 3 .769 7 1 .875 42.4 21.6 6.31 -5.46
Fresno State 9 4 .692 6 2 .750 32.8 27.0 2.75 -2.79
Nevada 6 7 .462 4 4 .500 33.5 32.2 -5.09 -5.24
Louisiana Tech 5 7 .417 4 4 .500 20.8 30.7 -8.45 -2.54
San Jose State 5 7 .417 4 4 .500 20.4 29.3 -8.64 -3.30
Utah State 2 10 .167 2 6 .250 20.6 33.8 -11.29 -2.12
New Mexico State 4 9 .308 1 7 .125 24.0 36.2 -12.32 -4.93
Idaho 1 11 .083 0 8 .000 21.5 36.9 -17.06 -3.81

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 9/4 9/9 9/16 9/23 9/30 10/7 10/14 10/21 10/28 11/4 11/11 11/18 11/25 12/2 Final
Hawaii 23 20 24 19 19 16 16 17 16 12 14 13 14 11 10 19
Boise State 24 22               21 19 17 17 24 24  

4 Bowl Games

Date Bowl Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
2008-01-01 Sugar Bowl Georgia 41 Hawaii 10 Sugar Bowl (New Orleans, LA)
2007-12-31 Humanitarian Bowl Fresno State 40 Georgia Tech 28 Humanitarian Bowl (Boise, ID)
2007-12-23 Hawaii Bowl East Carolina 41 Boise State 38 Hawaii Bowl (Honolulu, HI)
2007-12-22 New Mexico Bowl New Mexico 23 Nevada 0 New Mexico Bowl (Albuquerque, NM)

Conference Leaders

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Pass Completions

1. Chase Holbrook (NMST) 381
2. Colt Brennan* (HI) 359
3. Taylor Tharp* (BOISE) 289
4. Adam Tafralis (SJST) 251
5. Zac Champion (LATECH) 227
6. Tom Brandstater* (FREST) 211
7. Leon Jackson III (UTST) 151
8. Colin Kaepernick* (NV) 133
9. Nathan Enderle (ID) 132
10. Tyler Graunke* (HI) 90

Pass Attempts

1. Chase Holbrook (NMST) 543
2. Colt Brennan* (HI) 510
3. Taylor Tharp* (BOISE) 423
4. Adam Tafralis (SJST) 400
5. Zac Champion (LATECH) 395
6. Tom Brandstater* (FREST) 337
7. Nathan Enderle (ID) 298
8. Colin Kaepernick* (NV) 247
9. Leon Jackson III (UTST) 231
10. Tyler Graunke* (HI) 137

Pass Completion Percentage

1. Colt Brennan* (HI) 70.4
2. Chase Holbrook (NMST) 70.2
3. Taylor Tharp* (BOISE) 68.3
4. Leon Jackson III (UTST) 65.4
5. Adam Tafralis (SJST) 62.8
6. Tom Brandstater* (FREST) 62.6
7. Zac Champion (LATECH) 57.5
8. Colin Kaepernick* (NV) 53.8
9. Nathan Enderle (ID) 44.3

Passing Yards

1. Colt Brennan* (HI) 4343
2. Chase Holbrook (NMST) 3866
3. Taylor Tharp* (BOISE) 3340
4. Adam Tafralis (SJST) 3022
5. Tom Brandstater* (FREST) 2654
6. Zac Champion (LATECH) 2221
7. Colin Kaepernick* (NV) 2175
8. Nathan Enderle (ID) 1787
9. Leon Jackson III (UTST) 1576
10. Tyler Graunke* (HI) 1234

Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. Colin Kaepernick* (NV) 8.8
2. Colt Brennan* (HI) 8.5
3. Taylor Tharp* (BOISE) 7.9
4. Tom Brandstater* (FREST) 7.9
5. Adam Tafralis (SJST) 7.6
6. Chase Holbrook (NMST) 7.1
7. Leon Jackson III (UTST) 6.8
8. Nathan Enderle (ID) 6.0
9. Zac Champion (LATECH) 5.6

Adjusted Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. Colin Kaepernick* (NV) 9.8
2. Colt Brennan* (HI) 8.5
3. Taylor Tharp* (BOISE) 8.1
4. Tom Brandstater* (FREST) 8.1
5. Adam Tafralis (SJST) 7.2
6. Leon Jackson III (UTST) 6.8
7. Chase Holbrook (NMST) 6.6
8. Zac Champion (LATECH) 5.1
9. Nathan Enderle (ID) 3.9

Passing Touchdowns

1. Colt Brennan* (HI) 38
2. Taylor Tharp* (BOISE) 30
3. Chase Holbrook (NMST) 26
4. Colin Kaepernick* (NV) 19
5. Adam Tafralis (SJST) 18
6. Tom Brandstater* (FREST) 15
7. Zac Champion (LATECH) 13
8. Tyler Graunke* (HI) 10
  Nick Graziano* (NV) 10
  Nathan Enderle (ID) 10

Passing Interceptions

1. Chase Holbrook (NMST) 18
  Nathan Enderle (ID) 18
3. Colt Brennan* (HI) 17
4. Taylor Tharp* (BOISE) 11
  Adam Tafralis (SJST) 11
6. Zac Champion (LATECH) 10
7. Tyler Graunke* (HI) 6
8. Tom Brandstater* (FREST) 5
  Jase McCormick (UTST) 5
  Nick Graziano* (NV) 5

Passing Efficiency Rating

1. Colt Brennan* (HI) 159.8
2. Taylor Tharp* (BOISE) 152.9
3. Colin Kaepernick* (NV) 150.8
4. Tom Brandstater* (FREST) 140.5
5. Chase Holbrook (NMST) 139.1
6. Adam Tafralis (SJST) 135.6
7. Leon Jackson III (UTST) 132.1
8. Zac Champion (LATECH) 110.5
9. Nathan Enderle (ID) 93.7

Rush Attempts

1. Luke Lippincott* (NV) 267
2. Deonte Jackson (ID) 240
3. Ian Johnson* (BOISE) 207
4. Patrick Jackson (LATECH) 202
5. Justine Buries (NMST) 153
6. Ryan Mathews* (FREST) 145
7. Leon Jackson III (UTST) 142
8. Lonyae Miller* (FREST) 132
9. Derrvin Speight (UTST) 129
10. Anthony Harding* (FREST) 114

Rushing Yards

1. Luke Lippincott* (NV) 1420
2. Deonte Jackson (ID) 1175
3. Ian Johnson* (BOISE) 1041
4. Patrick Jackson (LATECH) 950
5. Ryan Mathews* (FREST) 866
6. Jeremy Avery* (BOISE) 672
7. Clifton Smith* (FREST) 625
8. Lonyae Miller* (FREST) 609
9. Colin Kaepernick* (NV) 593
10. Daniel Porter (LATECH) 592

Rushing Yards Per Attempt

1. Jeremy Avery* (BOISE) 6.5
2. Clifton Smith* (FREST) 6.2
3. Daniel Porter (LATECH) 6.0
4. Ryan Mathews* (FREST) 6.0
5. Colin Kaepernick* (NV) 5.6
6. Luke Lippincott* (NV) 5.3
7. Ian Johnson* (BOISE) 5.0
8. Deonte Jackson (ID) 4.9
9. Brian Flowers (ID) 4.8
10. Patrick Jackson (LATECH) 4.7

Receptions

1. Davone Bess* (HI) 108
2. Ryan Grice-Mullen* (HI) 106
3. Jason Rivers* (HI) 92
4. Kevin Jurovich (SJST) 85
5. Jeremy Childs* (BOISE) 82
6. A.J. Harris (NMST) 81
7. C.J. Hawthorne* (HI) 61
8. Chris Williams (NMST) 56
9. David Richmond (SJST) 55
  Derek Dubois (NMST) 55
  Kevin Robinson (UTST) 55

Receiving Yards

1. Ryan Grice-Mullen* (HI) 1372
2. Davone Bess* (HI) 1266
3. Kevin Jurovich (SJST) 1183
4. Jason Rivers* (HI) 1174
5. Marko Mitchell* (NV) 1129
6. Jeremy Childs* (BOISE) 1045
7. C.J. Hawthorne* (HI) 859
8. David Richmond (SJST) 852
9. Chris Williams (NMST) 772
10. Derek Dubois (NMST) 708

Receiving Yards Per Reception

1. Marko Mitchell* (NV) 21.3
2. Mike McCoy* (NV) 19.3
3. Kyle Sammons* (NV) 18.1
4. Phillip Livas (LATECH) 18.0
5. Seyi Ajirotutu* (FREST) 16.9
6. David Richmond (SJST) 15.5
7. Max Komar (ID) 14.8
8. Lee Smith (ID) 14.6
9. Titus Young* (BOISE) 14.5
10. Marlon Moore* (FREST) 14.5

Receiving Touchdowns

1. Jason Rivers* (HI) 13
  Ryan Grice-Mullen* (HI) 13
3. Davone Bess* (HI) 12
4. Chris Williams (NMST) 11
5. Kevin Jurovich (SJST) 9
  Jeremy Childs* (BOISE) 9
7. Marko Mitchell* (NV) 8
8. Adam Bishop* (NV) 7
9. C.J. Hawthorne* (HI) 6
  Austin Pettis* (BOISE) 6

Plays From Scrimmage

1. Luke Lippincott* (NV) 293
2. Deonte Jackson (ID) 257
3. Patrick Jackson (LATECH) 233
4. Ian Johnson* (BOISE) 232
5. Justine Buries (NMST) 174
6. Ryan Mathews* (FREST) 145
7. Leon Jackson III (UTST) 142
  Derrvin Speight (UTST) 142
9. Jacob French (SJST) 139
10. Lonyae Miller* (FREST) 134

Yards From Scrimmage

1. Luke Lippincott* (NV) 1715
2. Ryan Grice-Mullen* (HI) 1374
3. Ian Johnson* (BOISE) 1353
4. Deonte Jackson (ID) 1328
5. Davone Bess* (HI) 1266
6. Kevin Jurovich (SJST) 1239
7. Patrick Jackson (LATECH) 1177
8. Marko Mitchell* (NV) 1176
9. Jason Rivers* (HI) 1174
10. Jeremy Childs* (BOISE) 1045

Touchdowns From Scrimmage

1. Luke Lippincott* (NV) 18
2. Ian Johnson* (BOISE) 17
3. Ryan Mathews* (FREST) 14
4. Jason Rivers* (HI) 13
  Ryan Grice-Mullen* (HI) 13
6. Davone Bess* (HI) 12
7. Chris Williams (NMST) 11
8. Jeremy Avery* (BOISE) 10
9. Patrick Jackson (LATECH) 9
  Kevin Jurovich (SJST) 9
  Jeremy Childs* (BOISE) 9

Total Plays

1. Chase Holbrook (NMST) 598
2. Colt Brennan* (HI) 592
3. Taylor Tharp* (BOISE) 485
4. Zac Champion (LATECH) 483
5. Adam Tafralis (SJST) 476
6. Tom Brandstater* (FREST) 385
7. Leon Jackson III (UTST) 373
8. Colin Kaepernick* (NV) 352
9. Nathan Enderle (ID) 350
10. Luke Lippincott* (NV) 267

Total Yards

1. Colt Brennan* (HI) 4370
2. Chase Holbrook (NMST) 3871
3. Taylor Tharp* (BOISE) 3408
4. Adam Tafralis (SJST) 3203
5. Tom Brandstater* (FREST) 2772
6. Colin Kaepernick* (NV) 2768
7. Zac Champion (LATECH) 2197
8. Leon Jackson III (UTST) 1914
9. Nathan Enderle (ID) 1712
10. Luke Lippincott* (NV) 1420

Total Yards Per Play

1. Colt Brennan* (HI) 7.4
2. Taylor Tharp* (BOISE) 7.0
3. Adam Tafralis (SJST) 6.7
4. Chase Holbrook (NMST) 6.5

Total Touchdowns

1. Colt Brennan* (HI) 46
2. Taylor Tharp* (BOISE) 31
3. Chase Holbrook (NMST) 28
4. Colin Kaepernick* (NV) 25
5. Adam Tafralis (SJST) 20
6. Tom Brandstater* (FREST) 18
7. Ian Johnson* (BOISE) 16
8. Luke Lippincott* (NV) 15
  Leon Jackson III (UTST) 15
10. Ryan Mathews* (FREST) 14
  Zac Champion (LATECH) 14

Points

1. Kyle Brotzman* (BOISE) 114
2. Luke Lippincott* (NV) 108
3. Dan Kelly* (HI) 106
4. Ian Johnson* (BOISE) 102
5. Brett Jaekle* (NV) 99
6. Clint Stitser* (FREST) 95
7. Ryan Mathews* (FREST) 84
8. Jason Rivers* (HI) 78
  Ryan Grice-Mullen* (HI) 78
10. Tino Amancio (ID) 72
  Davone Bess* (HI) 72

Extra Point Attempts

1. Dan Kelly* (HI) 74
2. Kyle Brotzman* (BOISE) 66
3. Brett Jaekle* (NV) 54
4. Clint Stitser* (FREST) 49
5. Paul Young (NMST) 34
6. Tino Amancio (ID) 30
7. Danny Horwedel (LATECH) 26
8. Peter Caldwell (UTST) 25
9. Jared Strubeck (SJST) 22
10. Will Johnson (SJST) 8

Extra Points Made

1. Dan Kelly* (HI) 70
2. Kyle Brotzman* (BOISE) 66
3. Brett Jaekle* (NV) 51
4. Clint Stitser* (FREST) 47
5. Paul Young (NMST) 31
6. Tino Amancio (ID) 30
7. Danny Horwedel (LATECH) 25
  Peter Caldwell (UTST) 25
9. Jared Strubeck (SJST) 22
10. Will Johnson (SJST) 7

Field Goal Attempts

1. Clint Stitser* (FREST) 24
2. Brett Jaekle* (NV) 21
  Peter Caldwell (UTST) 21
  Danny Horwedel (LATECH) 21
5. Jared Strubeck (SJST) 20
6. Tino Amancio (ID) 18
  Paul Young (NMST) 18
  Kyle Brotzman* (BOISE) 18
9. Dan Kelly* (HI) 17
10. Will Johnson (SJST) 3

Field Goals Made

1. Kyle Brotzman* (BOISE) 16
  Brett Jaekle* (NV) 16
  Clint Stitser* (FREST) 16
4. Tino Amancio (ID) 14
5. Peter Caldwell (UTST) 13
6. Paul Young (NMST) 12
  Danny Horwedel (LATECH) 12
  Dan Kelly* (HI) 12
9. Jared Strubeck (SJST) 10

Field Goal Percentage

1. Kyle Brotzman* (BOISE) 88.9
2. Tino Amancio (ID) 77.8
3. Brett Jaekle* (NV) 76.2
4. Dan Kelly* (HI) 70.6
5. Paul Young (NMST) 66.7
  Clint Stitser* (FREST) 66.7
7. Peter Caldwell (UTST) 61.9
8. Danny Horwedel (LATECH) 57.1
9. Jared Strubeck (SJST) 50.0

Punts

1. Chris Keagle (LATECH) 76
2. T.J. Conley (ID) 67
3. Leon Jackson III (UTST) 62
  Jared Kaufman (NMST) 62
  Waylon Prather (SJST) 62
6. Zachary Whited* (NV) 61
  Zacary Whited* (NV) 61
8. Kyle Zimmerman* (FREST) 49
9. Tim Grasso* (HI) 35
10. Brad Elkin* (BOISE) 27

Punting Yards

1. Chris Keagle (LATECH) 3139
2. T.J. Conley (ID) 2730
3. Leon Jackson III (UTST) 2558
  Jared Kaufman (NMST) 2558
5. Waylon Prather (SJST) 2450
6. Zachary Whited* (NV) 2369
  Zacary Whited* (NV) 2369
8. Kyle Zimmerman* (FREST) 1925
9. Tim Grasso* (HI) 1390
10. Brad Elkin* (BOISE) 1013

Punting Yards Per Punt

1. Chris Keagle (LATECH) 41.3
2. Jared Kaufman (NMST) 41.3
  Leon Jackson III (UTST) 41.3
4. T.J. Conley (ID) 40.7
5. Tim Grasso* (HI) 39.7
6. Waylon Prather (SJST) 39.5
7. Kyle Zimmerman* (FREST) 39.3
8. Zachary Whited* (NV) 38.8
  Zacary Whited* (NV) 38.8

Punt Returns

1. Marty Tadman* (BOISE) 35
2. Clifton Smith* (FREST) 22
3. Alex Rosenblum* (NV) 21
4. Kevin Robinson (UTST) 20
5. Shiloh Keo (ID) 19
  Dwight Lowery (SJST) 19
7. Philip Beck (LATECH) 18
  Davone Bess* (HI) 18
9. Phillip Livas (LATECH) 7
10. Chris Williams (NMST) 6

Punt Return Yards

1. Marty Tadman* (BOISE) 398
2. Kevin Robinson (UTST) 378
3. Shiloh Keo (ID) 319
4. Clifton Smith* (FREST) 317
5. Philip Beck (LATECH) 313
6. Dwight Lowery (SJST) 273
7. Alex Rosenblum* (NV) 183
8. Davone Bess* (HI) 175
9. Michael Washington* (HI) 104
10. Chris Williams (NMST) 100

Punt Return Yards Per Return

1. Kevin Robinson (UTST) 18.9
2. Philip Beck (LATECH) 17.4
3. Shiloh Keo (ID) 16.8
4. Clifton Smith* (FREST) 14.4
5. Dwight Lowery (SJST) 14.4
6. Marty Tadman* (BOISE) 11.4
7. Davone Bess* (HI) 9.7
8. Alex Rosenblum* (NV) 8.7

Punt Return Touchdowns

1. Clifton Smith* (FREST) 2

Kickoff Returns

1. Kevin Robinson (UTST) 43
2. Dewey Hale (ID) 42
3. Jacob French (SJST) 31
4. Rashaun Scott* (BOISE) 27
5. A.J. Jefferson* (FREST) 26
6. Malcolm Lane* (HI) 25
7. Dwayne Sanders* (NV) 22
8. Patrick Jackson (LATECH) 21
9. Derek Dubois (NMST) 18
10. Phillip Livas (LATECH) 17

Kickoff Return Yards

1. Kevin Robinson (UTST) 1260
2. A.J. Jefferson* (FREST) 930
3. Dewey Hale (ID) 903
4. Malcolm Lane* (HI) 730
5. Jacob French (SJST) 677
6. Rashaun Scott* (BOISE) 623
7. Dwayne Sanders* (NV) 498
8. Patrick Jackson (LATECH) 472
9. Phillip Livas (LATECH) 448
10. Ryan Mouton* (HI) 414

Kickoff Return Yards Per Return

1. A.J. Jefferson* (FREST) 35.8
2. Ryan Mouton* (HI) 29.6
3. Kevin Robinson (UTST) 29.3
4. Malcolm Lane* (HI) 29.2
5. Phillip Livas (LATECH) 26.4
6. Weldon Brown (LATECH) 24.9
7. Aaron Lesue (UTST) 24.6
8. Rashaun Scott* (BOISE) 23.1
9. Dwayne Sanders* (NV) 22.6
10. Patrick Jackson (LATECH) 22.5

Kickoff Return Touchdowns

1. Kevin Robinson (UTST) 3
2. A.J. Jefferson* (FREST) 2
  Malcolm Lane* (HI) 2

Solo Tackles

1. David Vobora (ID) 86
2. Solomon Elimimian* (HI) 72
3. Matthew Castelo (SJST) 67
4. Marcus Riley* (FREST) 65
5. Jake Hutton (UTST) 58
  Derrick Richardson (NMST) 58
7. Marty Tadman* (BOISE) 57
8. Antonio Baker (LATECH) 55
9. Adam Leonard* (HI) 54
10. Shiloh Keo (ID) 52

Assisted Tackles

1. Dante Floyd (NMST) 74
  Matthew Castelo (SJST) 74
3. Solomon Elimimian* (HI) 69
4. Marcus Riley* (FREST) 67
5. Demetrius Jones (SJST) 66
6. Antonio Baker (LATECH) 63
7. David Vobora (ID) 62
8. Quin Harris (LATECH) 59
9. Alex Bernard (NMST) 55
10. Lauli Fonoti (NMST) 51
  Adam Leonard* (HI) 51

Total Tackles

1. David Vobora (ID) 148
2. Matthew Castelo (SJST) 141
  Solomon Elimimian* (HI) 141
4. Marcus Riley* (FREST) 132
5. Dante Floyd (NMST) 124
6. Antonio Baker (LATECH) 118
7. Demetrius Jones (SJST) 110
8. Derrick Richardson (NMST) 108
9. Adam Leonard* (HI) 105
10. Jake Hutton (UTST) 102

Tackles for Loss

1. Marcus Riley* (FREST) 16
2. Ezra Butler* (NV) 14
3. Chris Pugh (LATECH) 12
  Matthew Castelo (SJST) 12
5. Solomon Elimimian* (HI) 12
6. Kevin Basped* (NV) 12
  Nick Fuhr* (NV) 12
8. Adam Leonard* (HI) 11
  Jon Monga* (FREST) 11
10. Dante Floyd (NMST) 10

Interception Return Yards

1. Davon House (NMST) 171
2. Adam Leonard* (HI) 117
3. Myron Newberry* (HI) 98
4. James Brindley (UTST) 96
5. Chris Smith (ID) 88
6. Jonathon Amaya* (NV) 80
7. Brandon McKinney (NMST) 68
8. Shiloh Keo (ID) 65
9. Ryan Mouton* (HI) 59
10. Marquise Charles (UTST) 58

Interception Return Touchdowns

1. Adam Leonard* (HI) 2

Passes Defended

1. Myron Newberry* (HI) 14
2. Davon House (NMST) 12
  Marty Tadman* (BOISE) 12
  Quin Harris (LATECH) 12
5. Stanley Franks (ID) 11
  Weldon Brown (LATECH) 11
7. Antonio Baker (LATECH) 10
  Kyle Wilson* (BOISE) 10
  Dwight Lowery (SJST) 10
10. Ryan Mouton* (HI) 9
  Christopher Owens (SJST) 9
  Damon Jenkins* (FREST) 9
  Caleb Taylor (UTST) 9