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Career Leaders and Records for Punting Yards Per Punt

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Since 2000

Rank Player Avg From To Last School
1.Quinn Sharp* 45.89 2009 2012 Oklahoma State
2.Drew Butler* 45.44 2008 2011 Georgia
3.Matt Payne 45.38 2001 2004 Brigham Young
4.Durant Brooks* 45.31 2006 2007 Georgia Tech
5.Ryan Plackemeier* 45.26 2002 2005 Wake Forest
6.Daniel Sepulveda 45.24 2003 2006 Baylor
7.Brandon Fields* 45.00 2003 2006 Michigan State
8.John Torp* 44.92 2002 2005 Colorado
9.Ryan Allen* 44.88 2010 2012 Louisiana Tech
10.Bobby Cowan* 44.67 2009 2012 Idaho
11.Tyler Campbell* 44.58 2009 2015 Army
12.Chris Miller* 44.51 2005 2008 Ball State
13.Glenn Pakulak 44.43 2000 2002 Kentucky
14.Ian Campbell* 44.41 2010 2012 Texas-El Paso
15.Justin Brantly* 44.38 2005 2008 Texas A&M
16.Peter Mortell* 44.28 2012 2015 Minnesota
17.Joel Stelly 44.27 2002 2005 Louisiana-Monroe
18.Tom Hackett 44.24 2012 2015 Utah
19.Jeff Locke* 44.23 2009 2012 UCLA
20.Shawn Powell* 44.19 2008 2011 Florida State
21.Brooks Barnard* 44.08 1999 2002 Maryland
22.Sam Koch* 44.04 2004 2005 Nebraska
23.Tom Malone* 44.04 2002 2005 Southern California
24.Jim Kaylor* 44.01 2004 2007 Colorado State
 Jimmie Kaylor* 44.01 2004 2007 Colorado State
26.Hunter Mullins 43.97 2011 2014 Alabama-Birmingham
27.Trevor Hankins 43.96 2008 2010 Arizona State
28.Trevor Pardula 43.96 2013 2014 Kansas
29.Tress Way* 43.95 2009 2012 Oklahoma
30.Cayle Chapman-Brown 43.92 2012 2013 New Mexico State
31.Trey Barrow* 43.89 2010 2012 Missouri
32.Kody Bliss* 43.87 2003 2006 Auburn
33.Sean Sellwood* 43.84 2009 2012 Utah
34.Jeff Ferguson* 43.79 1998 2001 Oklahoma
35.Pete Kontodiakos 43.79 2009 2012 Colorado State
36.Pat McAfee* 43.75 2005 2008 West Virginia
37.Kyle Christy* 43.72 2011 2014 Florida
38.Spencer Roth* 43.72 2011 2014 Baylor
39.Tyler Williams* 43.69 2012 2015 Marshall
40.Kyle Larson* 43.67 2001 2003 Nebraska
41.Matt Dodge* 43.56 2007 2009 East Carolina
42.Chase Turner* 43.54 2007 2009 Houston
43.Steve Weatherford 43.53 2002 2005 Illinois
44.Damon Duval* 43.52 1999 2002 Auburn
45.Drew Riggleman* 43.52 2013 2015 Arizona
46.Bryan Anger* 43.51 2008 2011 California
47.Jamie Keehn* 43.48 2012 2015 Louisiana State
48.Will Monday* 43.45 2012 2015 Duke
49.Thomas Morstead 43.38 2006 2008 Southern Methodist
50.Alex Reyes* 43.33 2003 2006 Texas Tech
51.Rob Long* 43.27 2007 2010 Syracuse
52.Richie Leone* 43.15 2010 2013 Houston
53.Tom Hornsey 43.15 2010 2013 Memphis
54.Adam Podlesh* 43.13 2003 2006 Maryland
55.Jeremy Boone* 43.13 2006 2009 Penn State
56.Harrison Waid* 43.11 2010 2013 San Jose State
57.Nick O'Toole 43.08 2013 2015 West Virginia
58.Chris Kluwe* 43.01 2001 2004 UCLA
 Tim Parker* 43.01 2002 2003 Arizona State
60.Nate Fikse* 42.99 1999 2002 UCLA
61.Cody Webster* 42.99 2010 2013 Purdue
62.Kyle Martens* 42.97 2008 2011 Rice
63.Chas Henry* 42.97 2007 2010 Florida
64.Brian Stahovich* 42.91 2008 2011 San Diego State
65.Richard Kent* 42.91 2010 2012 Vanderbilt
66.Billy Vinnedge 42.91 2006 2007 Wyoming
67.Riley Stephenson* 42.91 2009 2012 Brigham Young
68.Dylan Breeding* 42.86 2009 2012 Arkansas
69.Eric Wilbur* 42.86 2003 2006 Florida
70.Scott Arellano* 42.85 2013 2014 Brigham Young
71.Brian Simnjanovski 42.85 2000 2002 San Diego State
72.Sean Douglas 42.83 2003 2006 Washington
73.Derek Epperson* 42.74 2007 2010 Baylor
74.Reid Forrest 42.74 2007 2010 Washington State
75.Jacob Richardson 42.73 2005 2008 Miami (OH)
76.Luke Johnson* 42.73 2003 2005 Southern Mississippi
77.Aaron Perez* 42.73 2005 2008 UCLA
78.Darragh O'Neill 42.71 2011 2014 Colorado
79.Sam Paulescu* 42.69 2004 2005 Oregon State
80.Ryan Dougherty* 42.67 2003 2006 East Carolina
81.Jonathan Kilgo* 42.66 1999 2002 Georgia
82.Owen Tolson 42.65 2005 2007 Army
83.Spencer Lanning* 42.64 2007 2010 South Carolina
84.John Skaggs* 42.60 2001 2003 Navy
85.Britton Colquitt* 42.57 2005 2008 Tennessee
86.Dustin Colquitt* 42.57 2001 2004 Tennessee
87.Brendan Carney* 42.56 2003 2006 Syracuse
88.Adam Graessle* 42.55 2004 2006 Pittsburgh
 Cody Mandell* 42.55 2010 2013 Alabama
90.Michael Such* 42.51 2007 2010 Tulsa
91.Curtis Head* 42.51 1999 2002 Marshall
92.Kenneth Debauche* 42.49 2004 2007 Wisconsin
93.Zoltan Mesko* 42.47 2006 2009 Michigan
94.Cole Farden* 42.46 2002 2004 Oklahoma State
95.Michael Hughes 42.45 2004 2007 San Diego State
96.Chris Beckman 42.44 2003 2006 Tulane
97.Andy Lee* 42.43 2000 2003 Pittsburgh
98.Kirby Van Der Kamp* 42.43 2010 2013 Iowa State
99.Brian Schmiedebusch* 42.41 2011 2013 Bowling Green State
100.Mike Abrams 42.39 1999 2001 Virginia
101.Keenyn Crier* 42.38 2007 2010 Arizona
102.Pat O'Donnell* 42.38 2009 2012 Cincinnati
103.Adam Wulfeck* 42.34 1998 2001 Cincinnati
104.Kyle Stringer* 42.33 2003 2006 Boise State
105.Kyle Basler* 42.33 2002 2005 Washington State
106.Tony Yelk* 42.32 2000 2005 Iowa State
107.Matt Fodge* 42.30 2005 2008 Oklahoma State
108.Brett Kern* 42.30 2004 2007 Toledo
109.Tim Reyer* 42.25 2004 2007 Kansas State
110.Landon Foster 42.23 2012 2015 Kentucky
111.Mat McBriar* 42.22 2000 2002 Hawaii
112.Mattias Ciabatti 42.22 2012 2015 South Florida
113.Mike Sadler* 42.19 2011 2014 Michigan State
114.Alex Henery* 42.18 2007 2010 Nebraska
115.Will Hagerup* 42.18 2010 2014 Michigan
116.Riley Dixon* 42.17 2012 2015 Syracuse
117.Kyle Hughes 42.17 2008 2009 New Mexico State
118.Brent Bowden* 42.16 2007 2009 Virginia Tech
119.Graham Gano* 42.15 2006 2008 Florida State
120.Brad Nortman* 42.13 2008 2011 Wisconsin
121.Danny Baugher 42.12 2002 2005 Arizona
122.Zach Paul 42.11 2012 2015 Akron
123.Cody Ridgeway* 42.10 2001 2004 Mississippi
124.Louie Sakoda* 42.10 2005 2008 Utah
125.Luke Donovan 42.07 2001 2003 Wyoming
126.Freddie Capshaw* 42.06 1999 2002 Miami (FL)
127.Mickey Groody* 42.06 2007 2011 Florida Atlantic
128.Donnie Jones* 42.05 2000 2003 Louisiana State
129.Alex Dunnachie* 42.03 2009 2012 Hawaii
130.Carlos Munera 42.03 2008 2009 Florida International
131.Matt Yoklic* 42.02 2011 2013 Pittsburgh
132.Jackson Rice* 42.02 2009 2012 Oregon
133.Preston Gruening* 42.02 2000 2002 Minnesota
134.T.J. Conley 42.01 2005 2008 Idaho
135.Ross Thevenot 42.00 2006 2009 Tulane
136.Jared Cook 41.98 2001 2004 Mississippi State
137.Adam Stiles 41.96 2000 2001 Baylor
138.Aaron Bates* 41.95 2007 2010 Michigan State
139.Peter Caldwell 41.95 2007 2010 Utah State
140.J.J. Standring* 41.92 1998 2001 Northwestern
141.Ben Skaer 41.92 2010 2013 New Mexico
142.Ryan Donahue* 41.89 2007 2010 Iowa
143.Ryan Tydlacka* 41.89 2008 2011 Kentucky
144.Sam Foltz 41.88 2013 2015 Nebraska
145.Adam Finley* 41.86 2001 2004 Michigan
146.Ryan Erxleben* 41.85 2009 2013 Texas Tech
147.Trey Ragland 41.83 2008 2011 Alabama-Birmingham
148.Teddy Dellaganna* 41.82 2008 2010 Rutgers
149.Pablo Beltran* 41.82 2011 2014 Navy
150.Mark Haulman* 41.79 1999 2002 Southern Mississippi
151.Jed Barnett* 41.79 2013 2014 Oklahoma
152.David Wooldridge* 41.78 2003 2006 North Carolina
153.Matt Rinehart 41.77 2008 2011 Kent State
154.Zac Murphy* 41.77 2010 2013 Miami (OH)
155.Jeremy Kapinos* 41.75 2003 2006 Penn State
156.Steve Mullins 41.74 1999 2002 Utah State
157.Josh Davis* 41.73 2010 2013 Middle Tennessee State
158.Anthony Fera* 41.71 2010 2013 Texas
159.Chad Cunningham* 41.70 2007 2010 Tennessee
160.Matt Bosher* 41.68 2007 2010 Miami (FL)
161.Garrett Swanson* 41.68 2012 2015 Fresno State
162.Ethan Wood 41.66 2013 2015 Wyoming
163.Baker Swedenburg* 41.65 2011 2013 Mississippi State
164.Justin Duvernois* 41.62 2011 2014 Illinois
165.Thomas Hibbard* 41.62 2011 2014 North Carolina
166.Ross Stewart 41.58 2000 2002 Alabama-Birmingham
167.Cody Scates 41.57 2000 2003 Texas A&M
168.Alec Vozenilek 41.54 2012 2014 Virginia
169.Richie Butler* 41.53 1999 2002 Arkansas
170.Richie Hogan* 41.52 2010 2013 Central Michigan
171.Will Atterberry 41.52 2009 2012 North Texas
172.Thomas Olmsted* 41.50 2002 2005 Troy
173.Alonso Rojas* 41.50 2008 2010 Kansas
174.A.J. Hughes* 41.50 2012 2015 Virginia Tech
175.Clinton Durst* 41.49 2008 2009 Auburn
176.Chase Lansford 41.48 2011 2012 Nevada-Las Vegas
177.Jared Scruggs* 41.37 2003 2006 Rice
178.Johnny Hekker* 41.32 2008 2011 Oregon State
179.Justin Kucek* 41.31 2005 2008 Minnesota
180.Tyeler Dean* 41.30 1999 2002 South Carolina
181.Adam Anderson 41.29 2001 2004 Western Michigan
182.Alexander Kinal 41.29 2012 2015 Wake Forest
183.Ethan Perry* 41.24 2012 2015 Texas Christian
184.Kyle Delahooke* 41.23 2008 2010 Navy
185.Nick Murphy* 41.22 1999 2001 Arizona State
186.Bryce Benekos* 41.21 2001 2004 Texas-El Paso
187.Curtis Ansel* 41.19 2001 2003 Kansas
188.Travis Baltz* 41.18 2007 2010 Maryland
189.Joshua Brazen 41.17 2003 2005 Kent State
190.Ben Buchanan* 41.16 2009 2012 Ohio State
191.Robert Billings 41.14 2000 2003 Middle Tennessee State
192.Jeremy Davis* 41.14 2004 2008 Arkansas
193.Austin McCoy* 41.12 2008 2011 Wyoming
194.Dawson Zimmerman* 41.12 2008 2011 Clemson
195.Christian Brinser* 41.12 2011 2014 Missouri
196.Desi Cullen* 41.12 2006 2009 Connecticut
197.Logan Yunker* 41.11 2013 2015 Nevada-Las Vegas
198.Bradley Pinion* 41.10 2012 2014 Clemson
199.Tyson Beattie 41.08 2003 2006 Indiana
200.Brad Kadlubar* 41.06 2002 2004 North Texas
201.Joey Biasatti* 41.06 2000 2002 Texas Christian
202.Chris Jackson* 41.05 2003 2006 Louisiana State
203.Ryan Doerr* 41.05 2009 2012 Kansas State
204.Brent Slaton* 41.05 2002 2003 Purdue
205.Cole Leininger 41.04 2012 2015 California
206.Brett Baer* 41.04 2009 2012 Louisiana-Lafayette
207.Hendrix Brakefield* 41.00 2010 2013 Western Kentucky
208.Mike Shafer 40.99 1999 2002 Syracuse
209.Chris Hagerup 40.97 2008 2010 Indiana
210.A.J. Trapasso* 40.97 2005 2008 Ohio State
211.Jim Laney* 40.97 2005 2007 Western Michigan
212.Scott Kovanda* 40.97 2009 2012 Ball State
213.J. Schroeder 40.95 2012 2015 Western Michigan
214.Colby Smith* 40.93 2003 2006 Middle Tennessee State
215.David Green* 40.91 2008 2011 Stanford
216.Devin Sanderson 40.91 2000 2002 South Florida
217.Johnny Ayers* 40.86 2004 2007 Boston College
218.Wil Baumann* 40.86 2011 2014 North Carolina State
 Joey Huber* 40.86 2000 2002 Colorado State
220.Anthony Santella* 40.84 2007 2010 Illinois
221.Will Goggans* 40.82 2008 2011 Troy
222.Dalton Parks 40.79 2013 2015 Tulsa
223.Michael Wafzig* 40.78 2001 2004 Miami (OH)
 Mike Wafzig* 40.78 2001 2004 Miami (OH)
225.Brandon Baker* 40.76 2002 2005 South Florida
226.Kristian Stern 40.75 2012 2014 Texas-San Antonio
227.Jay Ottovegio 40.75 2004 2007 Stanford
228.Kip Smith* 40.73 2011 2014 Oklahoma State
229.Cort Moffitt* 40.73 1999 2003 Tulsa
230.Cole Wagner* 40.71 2010 2013 Connecticut
231.Jonathan Ginsburgh 40.71 2010 2012 Tulane
232.Nathan Renfro* 40.70 2012 2015 Tennessee
233.Jason Simpson* 40.69 2000 2002 Fresno State
234.Steven Clark* 40.69 2010 2015 Syracuse
235.Mike Brandtner* 40.68 2006 2009 Iowa State
236.Gary Cook 40.68 2001 2004 Nevada-Las Vegas
237.Jose Arroyo* 40.65 2001 2002 Oregon
238.Matt Darr 40.64 2011 2014 Tennessee
239.Keith Kostol* 40.64 2012 2014 Oregon State
240.Bo Freelend* 40.61 2003 2004 Alabama
241.Lane Bearden 40.61 2000 2002 Alabama
242.Joey Hildbold* 40.58 1999 2002 Notre Dame
243.Josh Brisk* 40.55 2010 2012 Florida International
244.Blake Ferguson* 40.54 2002 2004 Oklahoma
245.Brian Brandt 40.54 2000 2003 Central Michigan
246.Justin Tucker* 40.54 2008 2011 Texas
247.Truman Spencer 40.50 2005 2008 North Texas
248.Britt Barefoot* 40.49 2006 2008 Southern Mississippi
249.Brandon Hannum* 40.47 2000 2003 Toledo
250.Kyle Tucker* 40.45 2004 2007 Kansas