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1956 Illinois Fighting Illini Stats

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Record: 2-5-2, .333 W-L% (82nd of 111)
Conference: Big Ten (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Ray Eliot (2-5-2)

PS/G: 13.8 (73rd of 111) ▪ PA/G: 17.1 (67th of 111)
SRS: 8.43 (33rd of 111) ▪ SOS: 12.87 (2nd of 111)

Team Stats

Most values are per game averages
Passing Rushing
Split G Cmp Att Pct Yds TD Att Yds Avg TD
Offense 9 5.2 11.7 44.8 75.6 0.6 53.3 217.6 4.1
Defense 9 5.1 10.3 49.5 67.0 51.1 235.9 4.6
Difference +0.1 +1.4 -4.7 +8.6 +0.6 +2.2 -18.3 -0.5 0.0

Passing

Passing
Rk Player Cmp Att Pct Yds Y/A AY/A TD Int Rate
1 Hiles Stout 20 39 51.3 278 7.1 2.4 2 5 102.4
2 Bill Offenbecher 16 36 44.4 258 7.2 7.6 3 1 126.6
3 Tom Haller 9 25 36.0 129 5.2 3.4 0 1 71.3
4 Chuck Schrader 2 3 66.7 15 5.0 5.0 0 0 108.7
5 Abe Woodson 0 1 0.0 0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0
6 Ray Nitschke 0 1 0.0 0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0

Rushing & Receiving

Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
1 Abe Woodson 110 599 5.4 12 257 21.4 2 122 856 7.0 2
2 Dale Smith 90 509 5.7 3 6 2.0 0 93 515 5.5 0
3 Harry Jefferson 64 320 5.0 4 43 10.8 1 68 363 5.3 1
4 Ray Nitschke 48 255 5.3 48 255 5.3 0
5 Jack Delveaux 43 181 4.2 1 6 6.0 0 44 187 4.3 0
6 Bobby Mitchell 36 125 3.5 5 75 15.0 1 41 200 4.9 1
7 Tom Haller 27 22 0.8 27 22 0.8 0
8 Rolla McMullen 24 81 3.4 2 25 12.5 0 26 106 4.1 0
9 Hiles Stout 17 -19 -1.1 17 -19 -1.1 0
10 Bill Offenbecher 15 -57 -3.8 15 -57 -3.8 0
11 Chuck Schrader 4 1 0.3 4 1 0.3 0
12 L.T. Bonner 2 4 2.0 2 4 2.0 0
13 Rod Hanson 10 133 13.3 1 10 133 13.3 1
14 Gary Francis 7 92 13.1 0 7 92 13.1 0
15 Larry Stewart 2 28 14.0 0 2 28 14.0 0
16 Paul Adams 1 15 15.0 0 1 15 15.0 0