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Dick Thornton

School: Northwestern
Position: QB

Passing

Data Coverage (*=bowl stats included)
Passing
Year School Conf Class Pos G Cmp Att Pct Yds Y/A AY/A TD Int Rate
1958 Northwestern Big Ten QB 9 53 122 43.4 828 6.8 5.0 7 8 106.3
1959 Northwestern Big Ten QB 9 3 7 42.9 13 1.9 4.7 1 0 105.6
1960 Northwestern Big Ten QB 8 54 128 42.2 901 7.0 4.1 6 11 99.6
Career Northwestern 110 257 42.8 1742 6.8 4.5 14 19 102.9

Rushing & Receiving

Data Coverage (*=bowl stats included)
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Year School Conf Class Pos G Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
1958 Northwestern Big Ten QB 9 110 250 2.3 110 250 2.3 0
1959 Northwestern Big Ten QB 9 6 33 5.5 1 6 33 5.5 1
1960 Northwestern Big Ten QB 8 115 225 2.0 0 115 225 2.0 0
Career Northwestern 231 508 2.2 1 231 508 2.2 1

Appearances on Leaderboards, Awards, and Honors

Pass Completions
1958 Big Ten 53 (3rd)
1960 Big Ten 54 (3rd)
Pass Attempts
1958 Big Ten 122 (2nd)
1960 Big Ten 128 (2nd)
Pass Completion Percentage
1960 Big Ten 42.2 (2nd)
Passing Yards
1958 Big Ten 828 (2nd)
1960 Big Ten 901 (2nd)
Passing Yards Per Attempt
1960 NCAA 7.0 (5th)
1960 Big Ten 7.0 (2nd)
Adjusted Passing Yards Per Attempt
1960 Big Ten 4.1 (2nd)
Passing Touchdowns
1958 Big Ten 7 (2nd)
1960 Big Ten 6 (4th)
Passing Interceptions
1958 Big Ten 8 (4th)
1960 Big Ten 11 (2nd)
Passing Efficiency Rating
1960 Big Ten 99.6 (2nd)
Rush Attempts
1958 Big Ten 110 (7th)
1960 Big Ten 115 (6th)
Plays From Scrimmage
1958 Big Ten 110 (7th)
1960 Big Ten 115 (6th)
Total Plays
1958 NCAA 232 (7th)
1958 Big Ten 232 (1st)
1960 Big Ten 243 (2nd)
Total Yards
1958 Big Ten 1078 (2nd)
1960 Big Ten 1126 (3rd)
Total Touchdowns
1958 Big Ten 7 (6th)
1960 Big Ten 6 (8th)