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1996 Michigan State Spartans Stats

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Record: 6-6, .500 W-L% (52nd of 111)
Conference: Big Ten  ▪ Conference Record: 5-3 (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Nick Saban (6-6)

PS/G: 29.8 (32nd of 111) ▪ PA/G: 25.2 (58th of 111)
SRS: 8.66 (29th of 111) ▪ SOS: 5.16 (19th of 111)

Bowl Game: Lost Sun Bowl 38-0 versus Stanford

Team Stats

Most values are per game averages
Passing Rushing
Split G Cmp Att Pct Yds TD Att Yds Avg TD
Offense 12 16.3 28.4 57.5 221.7 1.3 48.1 177.9 3.7 2.3
Defense 12 15.1 27.2 55.5 189.0 1.3 39.2 128.4 3.3 1.5
Difference +1.2 +1.2 +2.0 +32.7 0.0 +8.9 +49.5 +0.4 +0.8

Passing

Stats include bowl game
Passing
Rk Player Cmp Att Pct Yds Y/A AY/A TD Int Rate
1 Todd Schultz 130 209 62.2 1693 8.1 6.6 7 10 131.7
2 Gus Ornstein 39 68 57.4 481 7.1 5.3 3 4 119.6
3 Bill Burke 25 61 41.0 399 6.5 6.4 4 2 111.0
4 Sedrick Irvin 2 3 66.7 87 29.0 35.7 1 0 420.3

Rushing & Receiving

Stats include bowl game
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
1 Sedrick Irvin 237 1067 4.5 16 40 337 8.4 2 277 1404 5.1 18
2 Duane Goulbourne 213 942 4.4 7 19 117 6.2 1 232 1059 4.6 8
3 Tyrone Crenshaw 32 152 4.8 0 2 12 6.0 0 34 164 4.8 0
4 Todd Schultz 20 -72 -3.6 2 20 -72 -3.6 2
5 Bill Burke 19 -23 -1.2 0 19 -23 -1.2 0
6 John Walker 15 72 4.8 0 15 72 4.8 0
7 Gus Ornstein 14 -69 -4.9 0 14 -69 -4.9 0
8 Travis Reece 12 44 3.7 2 12 44 3.7 2
9 Garett Gould 5 16 3.2 0 3 24 8.0 0 8 40 5.0 0
10 Julner Bernadel 2 6 3.0 0 2 6 3.0 0
11 Nigea Carter 2 4 2.0 0 33 546 16.5 5 35 550 15.7 5
12 Aric Morris 1 14 14.0 0 1 14 14.0 0
13 Billy Greene 1 9 9.0 0 1 9 9.0 0
14 Dan Hackenbracht 1 7 7.0 0 1 7 7.0 0
15 Sam Eyde 1 -1 -1.0 0 1 -1 -1.0 0
16 Paul Edinger 1 -16 -16.0 0 1 -16 -16.0 0
17 Marvin Wright 1 -19 -19.0 0 1 -19 -19.0 0
18 Derrick Mason 53 865 16.3 2 53 865 16.3 2
19 Octavis Long 21 491 23.4 3 21 491 23.4 3
20 Josh Keur 15 132 8.8 1 15 132 8.8 1
21 Gari Scott 5 89 17.8 1 5 89 17.8 1
22 Dwayne Payne 3 37 12.3 0 3 37 12.3 0
23 Damien Hiram 1 5 5.0 0 1 5 5.0 0
24 Kyle Rance 1 5 5.0 0 1 5 5.0 0

Defense & Fumbles

Stats include bowl game
Tackles Def Int Fumbles
Rk Player Solo Ast Tot Loss Sk Int Yds Avg TD PD FR Yds TD FF
1 Sorie Kanu 3 24 8.0 0
2 Ray Hill 2 3 1.5 0
3 Tyrone Garland 1 1 1.0 0
4 Ike Reese 1 21 21.0 0

Kick & Punt Returns

Stats include bowl game
Kick Ret Punt Ret
Rk Player Ret Yds Avg TD Ret Yds Avg TD
1 Derrick Mason 28 524 18.7 0 31 312 10.1 1
2 Aric Morris 4 50 12.5 0
3 Sedrick Irvin 3 58 19.3 0
4 Marvin Wright 3 8 2.7 0 8 83 10.4 0
5 Gari Scott 1 22 22.0 0
6 Travis Reece 1 18 18.0 0
7 Dwayne Hawkins 1 0 0.0 0
8 Nigea Carter 7 112 16.0 0
9 Courtney Ledyard 1 21 21.0 0

Kicking & Punting

Stats include bowl game
Kicking Punting
Rk Player XPM XPA XP% FGM FGA FG% Pts Punts Yds Avg
1 Chris Gardner 35 39 89.7 17 22 77.3 86
2 Paul Edinger 0 1 0.0 55 2297 41.8