Single Season Leaders and Records for Kickoff Return Yards

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Leaders

  • Since 1976
Leaders Table
Rk Player Yds Year School
1Isaiah Burse16062011Fresno State
2Kerwynn Williams14442010Utah State
3Taveon Rogers14102010New Mexico State
4Damaris Johnson*13822008Tulsa
5Taveon Rogers13182011New Mexico State
6Torrey Smith13092009Maryland
7Rob Kelley13052011Tulane
Robert Kelley13052011Tulane
9Carlos Wiggins13032013New Mexico
10Max Suter12992007Syracuse
11Michael Grandberry*12862007Memphis
12Mardy Gilyard*12812009Cincinnati
13Josh Smith12762008Colorado
14Kevin Robinson12602007Utah State
15Scott Wesley12482004Army
16William White12392002Army
17Mike Edwards12152012Hawaii
18Deonce Whitaker12141998San Jose State
19Aregeros Turner*12072015Northern Illinois
20Victor Bolden*11982013Oregon State
21Tyron Carrier11742010Houston
22Cyrus Gray11692008Texas A&M
23Chris Owusu*11672009Stanford
24Deante' Purvis11652009Nevada-Las Vegas
25Diivory Edgecomb*11552007Florida Atlantic
26Morgan Burns*11382015Kansas State
27Devin Thomas*11352007Michigan State
28Josh Smith*11322011UCLA
29Damaris Johnson11312009Tulsa
Kerwynn Williams11312009Utah State
Ashlan Davis11312004Tulsa
32Brandon Banks11272009Kansas State
33Tobias Palmer*11242012North Carolina State
34Lionell Singleton11192007Florida International
35Demond Washington*11172010Auburn
36Terrence Austin11092008UCLA
37Dante Love*11002007Ball State
38Reggie Campbell*10982007Navy
39Sean Riley10952016Syracuse
40Brelan Chancellor10942011North Texas
Cortney Grixby10942007Nebraska
42Ty Montgomery*10912013Stanford
43Torrey Smith*10892008Maryland
44Mike Edwards10862011Hawaii
45Gerard Lawson*10852007Oregon State
46Troy Stoudermire*10832008Minnesota
47Leonard Johnson10812008Iowa State
48Corey Anderson10782007Army
49Eric Stephens*10712010Texas Tech
50Christian McCaffrey*10702015Stanford
51Tijan Redmon10651995Duke
52Brandon Thompkins10622007Arkansas State
53Troy Stoudermire*10572009Minnesota
54Jessie Henderson10562008Southern Methodist
55Warren Norman10502009Vanderbilt
Bobby Rainey10502009Western Kentucky
57Antonio Brown*10482007Central Michigan
58D.J. Banks10442012Louisiana Tech
D.J. Banks10442012Louisiana Tech
60Jeremy Maclin*10392007Missouri
Cedric Johnson10391995Texas-El Paso
62Jeff Liggon10381994Tulane
63Tyler Allen10362012Eastern Michigan
Terrence Austin*10362009UCLA
65Ralph David Abernathy IV*10342011Cincinnati
66Dennis Johnson*10312009Arkansas
67T.J. Graham*10282008North Carolina State
68Jeremiah Kobena10272011Syracuse
69Kylen Towner10212016Western Kentucky
Demarcus Ayers*10212013Houston
71Kenjon Barner*10202009Oregon
72Jakeem Grant*10172015Texas Tech
Quan Cosby*10172007Texas
74Tandon Doss10162010Indiana
Dontayo Gage10162007Eastern Michigan
76Dervon Wallace*10152011Western Michigan
Wynn10152011Indiana
Shane Wynn10152011Indiana
Leon Berry10152009Mississippi State
80Tyler Allen10142013Eastern Michigan
D.J. Beshears10142011Kansas
Dwayne Owens10141990Oregon State
83David Dunn10131994Fresno State
84Jeremy Maclin*10102008Missouri
85Chris Johnson*10092007East Carolina
86Dorien Bryant*10072007Purdue
87Khalfani Muhammad10062013California
88Darryl Stonum10012009Michigan
89Deante' Purvis10002011Nevada-Las Vegas
Dwayne Harris*10002009East Carolina
91Nick Hill*9992011Michigan State
92Mardy Gilyard*9942008Cincinnati
Josh Davis*9942002Nebraska
94Tony Pollard9932016Memphis
95Anthony Collins9901980East Carolina
Tony Collins9901980East Carolina
97Brandon Boykin*9882009Georgia
Charles Estes9882003Louisiana-Monroe
99Mike Jones9872009Syracuse
100T.J. Graham*9862011North Carolina State
Tyron Carrier*9862009Houston
Matt Slater*9862007UCLA

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