Career Leaders and Records for Punting Yards

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Leaders

  • Since 2000
Leaders Table
Rk Player Yds From To School
1Alexander Kinal1408420122015Wake Forest
2A.J. Hughes*1296220122015Virginia Tech
3Tom Hornsey1281520102013Memphis
4Cole Wagner*1253920102013Connecticut
5Daniel Sepulveda1253120032006Baylor
6Kirby Van Der Kamp*1226120102013Iowa State
7Aaron Perez*1222020052008UCLA
8Brian Brandt1220220002003Central Michigan
9Jeff Locke*1216320092012UCLA
10Austin McCoy*1200720082011Wyoming
11Darragh O'Neill1200120112014Colorado
12Thomas Olmsted*1195320022005Troy
13Reid Forrest1175320072010Washington State
14Bobby Cowan*1157020092012Idaho
15Blake McAdams*1156220052008Mississippi State
16Brendan Carney*1153420032006Syracuse
17Zach Paul*1152920122015Akron
18Gary Cook1143020012004Nevada-Las Vegas
19Ryan Quigley*1141820082011Boston College
20Rob Long*1138120072010Syracuse
21Mike Sadler*1130720112014Michigan State
22Will Monday*1129920122015Duke
23Ethan Wood1127420132016Wyoming
24Matt Rinehart1123720082011Kent State
25Tyson Beattie1117320032006Indiana
26Ethan Perry*1110720122015Texas Christian
27Bryan Anger*1109420082011California
28Jay Ottovegio1108320042007Stanford
29Kase Whitehead*1108020082011Marshall
30Dalton Parks*1106820132016Tulsa
31Ben Woods1105320042007Buffalo
32Tress Way*1098820092012Oklahoma
33Brett Upson*1093720062009Vanderbilt
34Tom Hackett*1093320122015Utah
35Aaron Bates*1090720072010Michigan State
36Adam Coles1090420002003Connecticut
37Wil Baumann*1086820112014North Carolina State
38Tyler Gaus*1086520022005New Mexico
39Ben Skaer1085820102013New Mexico
40Kyle Basler*1079420022005Washington State
41Truman Spencer1073220052008North Texas
42Zoltan Mesko*1070320062009Michigan
43Landon Foster1069320122015Kentucky
44Derek Jones1065220002003Nevada
45Johnny Ayers*1058420042007Boston College
46Justin Duvernois*1057120112014Illinois
47Brian Stahovich*1055620082011San Diego State
48Chris Keagle*1053420052008Louisiana Tech
49Ryan Donahue*1051520072010Iowa
50Zac Murphy*1048520102013Miami (OH)
51Bryce Benekos*1046820012004Texas-El Paso
52Jeremy Kapinos*1039620032006Penn State
53Tyler Grassman*1037020122015Buffalo
54Andy Lee*1035320002003Pittsburgh
55Chris Miller*1028220052008Ball State
56Tony Mikulec*1026720042007Central Michigan
57Dustin Colquitt*1021620012004Tennessee
58Reggie Hodges1021020002004Ball State
59Louie Sakoda*1018820052008Utah
60Drew Meyer*1012520122015Wisconsin
61Ryan Dougherty*1011220032006East Carolina
62Tyler Campbell*1007520092013Mississippi
63Will Atterberry1004820092012North Texas
64Cody Ridgeway*1002120012004Mississippi
65Blake Clingan*1001720072010Central Florida
66Ryan Mentzel998120022005Southern Methodist
67Peter Picerelli*997520122015Tulane
68Cody Webster*997320102013Purdue
69Anthony Santella*996420072010Illinois
70Ryan Plackemeier*995720022005Wake Forest
71Hayden Hunt*994820132016Colorado State
72Eric Wilbur*990020032006Florida
73Mike Brandtner*984420062009Iowa State
74Kyle Martens*984120082011Rice
75Caleb Houston*982620132016Central Florida
76Kenneth Debauche*981520042007Wisconsin
77Michael Hughes980720042007San Diego State
78Donnie Jones*979820002003Louisiana State
79Will Goggans*979720082011Troy
80John Torp*979220022005Colorado
81Erich Toth*977320122015Indiana
82Matt Bosher*975420072010Miami (FL)
83Waylon Prather*974720042007San Jose State
84Jimmy Howell*964920082011Virginia
85Dave Brytus*962220042008Pittsburgh
86Spencer Ortego961920072010Louisiana-Lafayette
87Nathan Renfro*960920122015Tennessee
88Pete Kontodiakos958920092012Colorado State
89J. Schroeder*958620122015Western Michigan
90Matt Dodge*958320072009East Carolina
91Derek Epperson*957420072010Baylor
92Thomas Hibbard*957220112014North Carolina
Jacob Richardson957220052008Miami (OH)
94Chet Ervin*949420022005Cincinnati
95P.J. Fitzgerald*948520062009Alabama
Harrison Waid*948520102013San Jose State
97Cameron Johnston*948320132016Ohio State
98Danny Baugher947620022005Arizona
99Justin Kucek*946120052008Minnesota
100David Bradley*945220012004Iowa
101Parker Mullins*943420032006Alabama-Birmingham
102Mike Barr942519982002Rutgers
103Chris Beckman942120032006Tulane
104Brandon Fields*940520032006Michigan State
105Dylan Breeding*938720092012Arkansas
Vinnie Burns*938720012004Virginia Tech
107Scott Kovanda*938120092012Ball State
108Quinn Sharp*936120092012Oklahoma State
109Brian Monroe*935220032006Miami (FL)
110Adam Podlesh*931620032006Maryland
111Tim Reyer*929520042007Kansas State
112Riley Dixon*929120122015Syracuse
113Tyler Williams*926820122015Marshall
114T.J. Conley924220052008Idaho
115Mark Haulman*923519992002Southern Mississippi
116Travis Baltz*922420072010Maryland
117Kyle Tucker*922220042007Kansas
118Alonso Rojas*921920062010Kansas
119Brandon Williams*920020102013Northwestern
120Joe Radigan*918520032006Rutgers
121Gordon Ely-Kelso*914020032006Georgia
122Johnny Hekker*913220082011Oregon State
123Grant Autrey913119992003Louisiana-Lafayette
124Mickey Groody912720072011Florida Atlantic
125Joel Stelly912020022005Louisiana-Monroe
126David Rysko907220012003Eastern Michigan
127Brent Bowden*902220072009Virginia Tech
128Justin Brantly*901020052008Texas A&M
129Trey McDonald900420012004Duke
130Matt Haack*899120132016Arizona State
131Keenyn Crier*898520072010Arizona
132Cole Leininger*895520122015California
133Peter Mortell*892720122015Minnesota
134Ryan Downes892620002003Idaho
135Austin Herbert*892320002003North Carolina State
136Britton Colquitt*889720052008Tennessee
137Richard Kent*888220102012Vanderbilt
138Ryan Tydlacka*888020082011Kentucky
139Jeff Wathne*887720072010Temple
140Brad Kadlubar*886920022004North Texas
141Kody Bliss*886120032006Auburn
142Matt Dilallo*885520062009Colorado
Blake Ferguson*885520002004Oklahoma
144Dustin Upton883320002003Louisiana Tech
145Nick O'Toole*882420132015West Virginia
146Logan Yunker*880620132015Nevada-Las Vegas
147Eric Johnson878620002003Stanford
148Cole Chason*878020032006Clemson
149Justin Wain*875120122016Connecticut
150Matt Payne871320012004Brigham Young
151Kyle Schmidt*869720132016Ball State
152David DeFatta*865220072009Middle Tennessee State
David Defatta*865220052009Middle Tennessee State
154Hendrix Brakefield*865020102013Western Kentucky
155Robert Billings859920002003Middle Tennessee State
156Riley Stephenson*858120092012Brigham Young
157Sean Kelly857320132016South Carolina
158Matt Fodge*854520052008Oklahoma State
159Peter Boehme*853520092012Southern Mississippi
160Carl Tobey*853020012003Oregon State
161Kyle Larson*851520012003Nebraska
162Luke Johnson*850320032005Southern Mississippi
163Tyler Sarrzin*850120132016Southern Mississippi
164David Wooldridge*848220032006North Carolina
165Ryan Allen*843720102012Louisiana Tech
166Nate Fikse*842619992002UCLA
167Steven Clark*842320102013Auburn
168Garrett Swanson*841120122015Fresno State
169Ben Armer*840720082011Western Michigan
170Jackson Rice*840420092012Oregon
171Steve Weatherford840220022005Illinois
172Cody Scates839720002003Texas A&M
173Brad Nortman*838320082011Wisconsin
174John Deraney*836620032006North Carolina State
175Alex Dunnachie*836420092012Hawaii
176Cort Moffitt*834919992003Tulsa
177Richie Butler*834719992002Arkansas
178Kyle Stringer*833920032006Boise State
179Andy Dittbenner*833720052008Northern Illinois
180Ryan Doerr*833420092012Kansas State
181Mattias Ciabatti*833320122015South Florida
182Sean Sellwood*833020092012Utah
183A.J. Trapasso*831720052008Ohio State
184Jared Cook831320012004Mississippi State
Tim Masthay*831320052008Kentucky
186Jared Scruggs827420032006Rice
187Cason Beatty*824520122015Florida State
188Vince Penza*822320102013Toledo
189Jason Simpson*822020002002Fresno State
190Anthony Melchiori*821120122015Kent State
191Joey Hildbold*819719992002Notre Dame
192Peter Caldwell818020072010Utah State
193Matthew Miller815520032005Ohio
194Tom Malone*814820022005Southern California
195Sean Wale*812220132016Boise State
196Matt Yoklic*811020112013Pittsburgh
197Drew Riggleman*810120132015Arizona
198Scott Love809320062009Louisiana-Monroe
199John Stec808420062009Akron
200Anson Kelton*808120082011Texas Christian
201Kris Albarado*808020132015Southern California
202Mike Shafer807519992002Syracuse
203Brandon Baker*807020022005South Florida
204Jay Karutz806320102012Eastern Michigan
205Desi Cullen*805920062009Connecticut
206Sam Foltz*804720132016Nebraska
Johnny Townsend*804720132016Florida
208Ryan Erxleben*803620092013Texas Tech
209Richie Leone*802620102013Houston
210Sean Douglas801020032006Washington
211Brett Kern*799420042007Toledo
212Kevin Jones795420072010Duke
213Adam Finley*795320012004Michigan
214Kyle Christy*791420112014Florida
215Ross Stewart790020002002Alabama-Birmingham
216Derek McLaughlin*789620012006Brigham Young
217Dawson Zimmerman*789520082011Clemson
218Ben Turk*789420092012Notre Dame
219Justin Vogel*787620142016Miami (FL)
220Colby Smith*785920032006Middle Tennessee State
221Adam Anderson784620012004Western Michigan
222Jamie Keehn*783720122015Louisiana State
223Tyler Fredrickson*780720002003California
224Zach Johnson776420062009Eastern Michigan
225Drew Kaser*776120112015Texas A&M
226Eric Keena772920142016North Texas
227Owen Tolson772020052007Army
228Brian Huffman*768320002004Northwestern
229Pat O'Donnell*767020092012Cincinnati
230Austin Barnes766320132016Eastern Michigan
231Brian Simnjanovski762720002002San Diego State
232Cory Goettsche*760320062009Louisville
233Drew Butler*758920082011Georgia
234Alex Boy*757620142016Nevada
235Jim Kaylor*757020042007Colorado State
Jimmie Kaylor*757020042007Colorado State
237Jacob Skinner*755420032006Arkansas
238Brian Schmiedebusch*754920112013Bowling Green State
239Michael Wafzig*754520012004Miami (OH)
Mike Wafzig*754520012004Miami (OH)
241Jim Laney*753820052007Western Michigan
242Andrew Shapiro*751420092012Fresno State
243Luke Donovan748820012003Wyoming
244Josh Davis*742820102013Middle Tennessee State
Alex Starzyk*742820142016Temple
246James Farrimond*742720122015Rice
247Shawn Powell*742420082011Florida State
248Teddy Dellaganna*740220082010Rutgers
249Damon Duval*739919992002Auburn
250Jimmy McClary*739420012003Houston

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