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1956 Denver Pioneers Stats

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Record: 6-4, .600 W-L% (42nd of 111)
Conference: Skyline (Schedule and Results)
Coach: John Roning (6-4)

PS/G: 25.0 (14th of 111) ▪ PA/G: 20.6 (82nd of 111)
SRS: -9.10 (87th of 111) ▪ SOS: -13.10 (110th of 111)

Team Stats

Most values are per game averages
Passing Rushing
Split G Cmp Att Pct Yds TD Att Yds Avg TD
Offense 10 8.0 16.1 49.7 114.3 1.5 51.5 236.2 4.6 2.0
Defense 10 7.1 18.4 38.6 97.1 1.1 44.6 182.5 4.1 1.8
Difference +0.9 -2.3 +11.1 +17.2 +0.4 +6.9 +53.7 +0.5 +0.2

Passing

Passing
Rk Player Cmp Att Pct Yds Y/A AY/A TD Int Rate
1 Al Yanowich 47 92 51.1 685 7.4 6.0 7 6 125.7
2 Bob Wegelin 11 21 52.4 183 8.7 9.4 3 1 163.2
3 George Colbert 11 21 52.4 117 5.6 7.2 4 1 152.5
4 Terry Schiessler 3 9 33.3 31 3.4 -1.6 0 1 40.0
5 Melvin Johnson 2 5 40.0 81 16.2 7.2 0 1 136.1
6 Eloy Mares 2 4 50.0 9 2.3 7.3 1 0 151.4
7 Johnny Wilson 1 3 33.3 13 4.3 4.3 0 0 69.7
8 George Schlieff 1 2 50.0 10 5.0 -17.5 0 1 -8.0
9 Tarzan Honor 1 2 50.0 8 4.0 4.0 0 0 83.6
10 Fred Boehm 1 2 50.0 6 3.0 3.0 0 0 75.2

Rushing & Receiving

Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
1 Johnny Wilson 98 564 5.8 4 27 383 14.2 4 125 947 7.6 8
2 George Colbert 84 535 6.4 3 6 68 11.3 0 90 603 6.7 3
3 Dick Gupton 69 385 5.6 4 69 385 5.6 4
4 Bill Korn 53 248 4.7 1 53 248 4.7 1
5 Al Yanowich 48 40 0.8 3 48 40 0.8 3
6 Melvin Johnson 30 152 5.1 3 1 -6 -6.0 0 31 146 4.7 3
7 Fred Boehm 28 152 5.4 0 28 152 5.4 0
8 Bob Wegelin 23 39 1.7 0 23 39 1.7 0
9 George Schlieff 17 61 3.6 0 3 32 10.7 0 20 93 4.7 0
10 Tarzan Honor 13 63 4.8 0 4 45 11.3 1 17 108 6.4 1
11 Keith Pocock 12 38 3.2 0 2 14 7.0 0 14 52 3.7 0
12 Rojas 11 54 4.9 0 11 54 4.9 0
13 Eloy Mares 11 16 1.5 0 11 16 1.5 0
14 Terry Schiessler 8 -14 -1.8 1 8 -14 -1.8 1
15 Dave Thoel 3 19 6.3 0 3 19 6.3 0
16 Lou Garretson 3 -1 -0.3 0 3 -1 -0.3 0
17 Gerald Blanks 2 4 2.0 0 2 4 2.0 0
18 Ernie Pitts 1 7 7.0 1 21 415 19.8 6 22 422 19.2 7
19 Lee Lovaas 1 -1 -1.0 0 1 -1 -1.0 0
20 Joe Strasser 11 144 13.1 4 11 144 13.1 4
21 Don Griebel 2 23 11.5 0 2 23 11.5 0
22 Doyle Goodale 1 12 12.0 0 1 12 12.0 0
23 Roger Brandon 1 11 11.0 0 1 11 11.0 0
24 Bob Huber 1 2 2.0 0 1 2 2.0 0