Single Season Leaders and Records for Punting Yards

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Leaders

  • Since 2000
Leaders Table
Rk Player Yds Year School
1Bobby Cowan40842011Idaho
2Tom Hornsey39932011Memphis
3Chris Kluwe*39082003UCLA
4Alexander Kinal38672012Wake Forest
5Anthony Melchiori38542015Kent State
6Aaron Perez*38532007UCLA
7Alex Howell38382015Boston College
8Ryan Allen*38282011Louisiana Tech
9Johnny Townsend*37652015Florida
10Daniel Sepulveda37502003Baylor
11Brent Bowden*37422007Virginia Tech
12Tom Hackett*37362014Utah
13Reid Forrest37182009Washington State
14Mike Barr37072002Rutgers
15Eric Johnson36872003Stanford
16Zac Murphy36822013Miami (OH)
17Trevor Pardula36732014Kansas
18Trevor Pardula36682013Kansas
19John Torp*36132005Colorado
20Gary Cook36042003Nevada-Las Vegas
21Durant Brooks*35962006Georgia Tech
22Aaron Perez35712008UCLA
23Blake Clingan35602008Central Florida
24Matt Rinehart35552011Kent State
25Scott Harding35542014Hawaii
26B.J. Sander*35532003Ohio State
27Nick Murphy*35512000Arizona State
28Alexander Kinal35352014Wake Forest
29Ryan Donahue35332007Iowa
30Mike Barr35262001Rutgers
31Richard Kent35112010Vanderbilt
32Drew Riggleman*35012014Arizona
33Kirby Van Der Kamp34932013Iowa State
34Brendan Carney34912005Syracuse
35Brett Upson34882009Vanderbilt
36Nathan Renfro*34872014Maryland
37Joe Davidson*34822014Bowling Green State
38Brian Morton34782000Duke
39Corey Fatony34772015Missouri
40Austin McCoy*34632009Wyoming
41Curtis Ansel34592002Kansas
42Ryan Tydlacka34482011Kentucky
43A.J. Hughes*34422013Virginia Tech
Ben Skaer34422010New Mexico
45Brian Brandt34402000Central Michigan
46Zoltan Mesko34362008Michigan
47Ben Arndt*34332005Georgia Tech
Matt Payne34332003Brigham Young
49Kristian Stern34222014Texas-San Antonio
Mike Sadler*34222012Michigan State
51Alexander Kinal34162013Wake Forest
Tom Hornsey34162010Memphis
53Cort Moffitt34112000New Mexico
54Kyle Martens34032011Rice
55Andy Lee*33992003Pittsburgh
56Kyle Hughes33892009New Mexico State
57Justin Duvernois*33882014Illinois
58Jaron Bentrude*33852014Utah State
Kip Smith*33852014Oklahoma State
60Matt Darr*33782014Tennessee
61Tim Parker*33722002Arizona State
62Kyle Basler33612004Washington State
63John Torp*33512004Colorado
Kyle Basler*33512003Washington State
65Mark Haulman*33442002Southern Mississippi
66Garrett Swanson*33412014Fresno State
67Jeff Locke*33372012UCLA
68Rigoberto Sanchez33352015Hawaii
69Luke Johnson*33262003Southern Mississippi
70Drew Meyer*33232012Wisconsin
71Peter Picerelli*33162013Tulane
72A.J. Hughes*33142014Virginia Tech
73Darragh O'Neill33072012Colorado
Matt Dodge*33072007East Carolina
75Thomas Olmsted33042003Troy
76Brent Slaton*33032003Purdue
77Sam Koch*33022005Nebraska
78Tom Hackett33002013Utah
79Brad Kadlubar*32972002North Texas
80Cole Wagner32882011Connecticut
81Logan Yunker32832014Nevada-Las Vegas
Owen Tolson32832007Army
83Ryan Quigley*32822010Boston College
Mike Shafer*32822001Syracuse
85Scott Arellano*32792013Brigham Young
86Matt Hubbard32782013Georgia State
87Zach Paul*32762015Akron
88Thomas Olmsted*32722004Troy
89Alexander Kinal32662015Wake Forest
90Cole Wagner*32602010Connecticut
David Rysko32602003Eastern Michigan
92Nick Folk32592006Arizona
93Scott McMahan32582002Buffalo
94Tim Parker32522003Arizona State
95Jose Arroyo*32502002Oregon
96Adam Stiles32482000Baylor
97Matthew Miller32452005Ohio
98Danny Baugher32382003Arizona
99Tommy Openshaw32342015Vanderbilt
100Mike Sadler*32332013Michigan State

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