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1961 Illinois Fighting Illini Stats

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Record: 0-9, .000 W-L% (108th of 111)
Conference: Big Ten  ▪ Conference Record: 0-7 (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Pete Elliott (0-9)

PS/G: 5.9 (107th of 111) ▪ PA/G: 32.1 (109th of 111)
SRS: -7.21 (87th of 111) ▪ SOS: 12.23 (1st 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 7.0 17.9 39.1 70.3 0.1 43.9 105.0 2.4
Defense 9 7.3 13.8 53.2 127.1 51.2 237.6 4.6
Difference -0.3 +4.1 -14.1 -56.8 +0.1 -7.3 -132.6 -2.2 0.0

Passing

Passing
Rk Player Cmp Att Pct Yds Y/A AY/A TD Int Rate
1 Dave McGann 27 49 55.1 269 5.5 3.7 0 2 93.1
2 Mel Romani 16 47 34.0 174 3.7 -1.6 1 6 46.6
3 Paul Golaszewski 11 33 33.3 94 2.8 -1.2 0 3 39.1
4 Ron Fearn 7 29 24.1 73 2.5 2.5 0 0 45.3
5 Mike Taliaferro 2 2 100.0 23 11.5 11.5 0 0 196.6
6 Pat Holland 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 Al Wheatland 73 230 3.2 73 230 3.2 0
2 Ron Fearn 55 219 4.0 55 219 4.0 0
3 Ken Zimmerman 50 185 3.7 3 28 9.3 0 53 213 4.0 0
4 Mel Romani 43 -47 -1.1 43 -47 -1.1 0
5 Denny Gould 27 97 3.6 27 97 3.6 0
6 Mike Summers 27 53 2.0 27 53 2.0 0
7 Mike Dundy 24 77 3.2 6 54 9.0 0 30 131 4.4 0
8 Tom McCullum 21 39 1.9 2 14 7.0 0 23 53 2.3 0
9 Cecil Young 19 72 3.8 3 22 7.3 0 22 94 4.3 0
10 Dave McGann 17 -4 -0.2 17 -4 -0.2 0
11 Paul Golaszewski 9 -26 -2.9 9 -26 -2.9 0
12 Jerry Parola 8 28 3.5 8 28 3.5 0
13 Glenn Glauser 8 22 2.8 1 -5 -5.0 0 9 17 1.9 0
14 Douglas Mills 6 19 3.2 1 19 19.0 0 7 38 5.4 0
15 Dick McDade 4 28 7.0 4 28 7.0 0
16 Gary Shields 1 -5 -5.0 1 -5 -5.0 0
17 Mike Taliaferro 1 -7 -7.0 1 -7 -7.0 0
18 Pat Holland 1 -12 -12.0 1 -12 -12.0 0
19 Dick Newell 16 184 11.5 1 16 184 11.5 1
20 Gary Hembrough 16 170 10.6 0 16 170 10.6 0
21 Thurman Walker 6 63 10.5 0 6 63 10.5 0
22 Bill Pasko 5 47 9.4 0 5 47 9.4 0
23 Steve Thomas 2 19 9.5 0 2 19 9.5 0
24 Ken Chalcraft 2 18 9.0 0 2 18 9.0 0