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1979 Missouri Tigers Stats

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Record: 7-5, .583 W-L% (50th of 140)
Conference: Big 8  ▪ Conference Record: 3-4 (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Warren Powers (7-5)

PS/G: 21.7 (57th of 140) ▪ PA/G: 13.8 (26th of 140)
SRS: 10.38 (31st of 140) ▪ SOS: 6.38 (36th of 140)

Bowl Game: Won Hall of Fame Classic 24-14 versus South Carolina

Team Stats

Most values are per game averages
Passing Rushing
Split G Cmp Att Pct Yds TD Att Yds Avg TD
Offense 12 10.7 19.9 53.6 121.6 0.5 42.6 171.2 4.0 1.6
Defense 12 11.0 23.9 46.0 126.1 0.7 44.9 159.3 3.5 0.7
Difference -0.3 -4.0 +7.6 -4.5 -0.2 -2.3 +11.9 +0.5 +0.9

Passing

Passing
Rk Player Cmp Att Pct Yds Y/A AY/A TD Int Rate
1 Phil Bradley 127 236 53.8 1448 6.1 5.0 5 8 105.6
2 Dan McDaniel 0 2 0.0 0 0.0 -22.5 0 1 -100.0
3 Tom Miller 1 1 100.0 11 11.0 31.0 1 0 522.4

Rushing & Receiving

Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
1 James Wilder 155 645 4.2 3 20 143 7.2 0 175 788 4.5 3
2 Phil Bradley 131 316 2.4 3 131 316 2.4 3
3 Gerry Ellis 121 584 4.8 8 23 285 12.4 1 144 869 6.0 9
4 Bob Meyer 48 219 4.6 0 10 84 8.4 0 58 303 5.2 0
5 Terry Hill 33 156 4.7 2 6 51 8.5 0 39 207 5.3 2
6 Ron Vaughn 10 51 5.1 2 10 51 5.1 2
7 Mike Richards 9 48 5.3 0 1 4 4.0 0 10 52 5.2 0
8 Ron Fellows 2 25 12.5 0 4 44 11.0 0 6 69 11.5 0
9 Dan McDaniel 2 10 5.0 1 2 10 5.0 1
10 Andy Gibler 23 316 13.7 4 23 316 13.7 4
11 David Newman 21 216 10.3 0 21 216 10.3 0
12 Ken Blair 14 207 14.8 1 14 207 14.8 1
13 Lee Wagner 3 37 12.3 0 3 37 12.3 0
14 Stevie Sly 2 62 31.0 0 2 62 31.0 0
15 Tom Anderson 1 10 10.0 0 1 10 10.0 0

Defense & Fumbles

Tackles Def Int Fumbles
Rk Player Solo Ast Tot Loss Sk Int Yds Avg TD PD FR Yds TD FF
1 Bill Whitaker 6 96 16.0 0
2 Eric Wright 4 112 28.0 1
3 Johnnie Poe 2 27 13.5 0
4 Van Darkow 1 25 25.0 1
5 Tony Green 1 5 5.0 0
6 Ken Harlan 1 1 1.0 0
7 Chip Powell 1 29 29.0 0
8 Wendell Ray 1 0 0.0 0

Kick & Punt Returns

Kick Ret Punt Ret
Rk Player Ret Yds Avg TD Ret Yds Avg TD
1 Bob Meyer 9 183 20.3 0
2 Stevie Sly 8 110 13.8 0
3 Ron Fellows 6 133 22.2 0
4 Mike Richards 3 61 20.3 0
5 Ken Harlan 1 9 9.0 0
6 Don Carter 1 3 3.0 0
7 David Newman 17 199 11.7 0
8 Bill Whitaker 6 15 2.5 0
9 Norman Goodman 1 0 0.0 0

Kicking & Punting

Kicking Punting
Rk Player XPM XPA XP% FGM FGA FG% Pts Punts Yds Avg
1 Jeff Brockhaus 12 14 85.7 5 15 33.3 27 53 2114 39.9
2 Ron Verrilli 9 12 75.0 8 12 66.7 33