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1983 Michigan State Spartans Stats

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Record: 4-6-1, .409 W-L% (70th of 112)
Conference: Big Ten (Schedule and Results)
Coach: George Perles (4-6-1)

PS/G: 14.7 (101st of 112) ▪ PA/G: 21.2 (55th of 112)
SRS: 0.64 (57th of 112) ▪ SOS: 4.46 (31st of 112)

Team Stats

Most values are per game averages
Passing Rushing
Split G Cmp Att Pct Yds TD Att Yds Avg TD
Offense 11 10.7 18.9 56.7 116.8 0.6 39.0 102.4 2.6 0.8
Defense 11 17.0 31.0 54.8 192.5 1.1 44.5 136.5 3.1 1.2
Difference -6.3 -12.1 +1.9 -75.7 -0.5 -5.5 -34.1 -0.5 -0.4

Passing

Passing
Rk Player Cmp Att Pct Yds Y/A AY/A TD Int Rate
1 Clark Brown 82 141 58.2 837 5.9 3.6 4 9 104.6
2 Dave Yarema 33 52 63.5 383 7.4 7.7 3 1 140.5
3 Brian Phelps 2 9 22.2 16 1.8 -3.2 0 1 14.9
4 Rick Kolb 1 5 20.0 49 9.8 9.8 0 0 102.3
5 Bobby Morse 0 1 0.0 0 0.0 -45.0 0 1 -200.0

Rushing & Receiving

Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
1 Keith Gates 134 542 4.0 4 10 72 7.2 0 144 614 4.3 4
2 Carl Butler 126 549 4.4 1 15 109 7.3 1 141 658 4.7 2
3 Aaron Roberts 49 145 3.0 1 2 2 1.0 0 51 147 2.9 1
4 Clark Brown 40 0 0.0 0 40 0 0.0 0
5 Bobby Morse 27 69 2.6 2 21 151 7.2 0 48 220 4.6 2
6 Dean Altobelli 21 88 4.2 0 4 51 12.8 0 25 139 5.6 0
7 Dave Yarema 18 -58 -3.2 0 18 -58 -3.2 0
8 Brian Phelps 5 -13 -2.6 0 5 -13 -2.6 0
9 Tony Manley 3 6 2.0 1 3 5 1.7 0 6 11 1.8 1
10 Daryl Turner 3 5 1.7 0 28 549 19.6 5 31 554 17.9 5
11 Rick Kolb 2 -18 -9.0 0 2 -18 -9.0 0
12 Butch Rolle 16 169 10.6 1 16 169 10.6 1
13 John Hurt 5 42 8.4 0 5 42 8.4 0
14 Mark Ingram 4 28 7.0 0 4 28 7.0 0
15 Tom Robinson 3 26 8.7 0 3 26 8.7 0
16 Larry Jackson 2 31 15.5 0 2 31 15.5 0
17 Terry Tanker 2 31 15.5 0 2 31 15.5 0
18 Veno Belk 2 13 6.5 0 2 13 6.5 0
19 Rodney Parker 1 17 17.0 0 1 17 17.0 0

Defense & Fumbles

Tackles Def Int Fumbles
Rk Player Solo Ast Tot Loss Sk Int Yds Avg TD PD FR Yds TD FF
1 Phil Parker 7 203 29.0 1
2 Tim Cunningham 4 13 3.3 0
3 Nate Hannah 3 23 7.7 0
4 Lonnie Young 2 10 5.0 0
5 Tom Allan 1 2 2.0 0
6 Darryl Dixon 1 15 15.0 0
7 Terry Lewis 1 11 11.0 0
8 Jim Morrissey 1 0 0.0 0
9 Thomas Tyree 1 10 10.0 0

Kick & Punt Returns

Kick Ret Punt Ret
Rk Player Ret Yds Avg TD Ret Yds Avg TD
1 Larry Jackson 28 500 17.9 0
2 Dean Altobelli 2 60 30.0 0
3 Bobby Morse 22 124 5.6 0

Kicking & Punting

Kicking Punting
Rk Player XPM XPA XP% FGM FGA FG% Pts Punts Yds Avg
1 Ralf Mojsiejenko 13 17 76.5 11 17 64.7 46 74 3245 43.9