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1971 Colorado Buffaloes Stats

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Record: 10-2, .833 W-L% (11th of 128) ▪ Rank: 3rd in Final AP Poll
Conference: Big 8 (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Eddie Crowder (10-2)

PS/G: 30.8 (10th of 128) ▪ PA/G: 18.3 (53rd of 128)
SRS: 21.25 (5th of 128) ▪ SOS: 11.75 (3rd of 128)

Bowl Game: Won Bluebonnet Bowl 29-17 versus Houston

Team Stats

Most values are per game averages
Passing Rushing
Split G Cmp Att Pct Yds TD Att Yds Avg TD
Offense 12 6.5 16.3 39.8 120.3 0.8 52.0 257.8 5.0 2.8
Defense 12 10.4 22.5 46.3 136.6 0.8 44.3 150.8 3.4 1.3
Difference -3.9 -6.2 -6.5 -16.3 0.0 +7.7 +107.0 +1.6 +1.5

Passing

Passing
Rk Player Cmp Att Pct Yds Y/A AY/A TD Int Rate
1 Ken Johnson 64 163 39.3 1126 6.9 4.6 8 12 98.8
2 Joe Duenas 11 26 42.3 212 8.2 2.0 1 4 92.7
3 Cliff Branch 2 4 50.0 88 22.0 27.0 1 0 317.3
4 Rich Bland 1 3 33.3 18 6.0 6.0 0 0 83.7

Rushing & Receiving

Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
1 Charlie Davis 219 1386 6.3 10 7 79 11.3 0 226 1465 6.5 10
2 Ken Johnson 142 349 2.5 4 142 349 2.5 4
3 John Tarver 122 677 5.5 6 3 31 10.3 0 125 708 5.7 6
4 Joe Duenas 55 120 2.2 4 55 120 2.2 4
5 Bo Matthews 33 131 4.0 2 33 131 4.0 2
6 Rich Bland 16 73 4.6 2 16 73 4.6 2
7 L. Thomas 13 66 5.1 1 13 66 5.1 1
8 Cliff Branch 9 235 26.1 4 13 330 25.4 3 22 565 25.7 7
9 Larry Brunson 4 20 5.0 0 6 112 18.7 1 10 132 13.2 1
10 S. Mendez 3 18 6.0 0 4 58 14.5 0 7 76 10.9 0
11 Jon Keyworth 3 10 3.3 0 1 5 5.0 0 4 15 3.8 0
12 Marv Whitaker 3 8 2.7 0 9 126 14.0 0 12 134 11.2 0
13 Willie Nichols 16 316 19.8 4 16 316 19.8 4
14 Bob Masten 11 214 19.5 1 11 214 19.5 1
15 J.V. Cain 8 173 21.6 1 8 173 21.6 1