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1978 North Carolina State Wolfpack Stats

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Record: 9-3, .750 W-L% (15th of 138) ▪ Rank: 18th in Final AP Poll
Conference: ACC (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Bo Rein (9-3)

PS/G: 23.3 (43rd of 138) ▪ PA/G: 17.3 (42nd of 138)
SRS: 10.69 (27th of 138) ▪ SOS: 4.61 (54th of 138)

Bowl Game: Won Tangerine Bowl 30-17 versus Pittsburgh

Team Stats

Most values are per game averages
Passing Rushing
Split G Cmp Att Pct Yds TD Att Yds Avg TD
Offense 12 6.0 12.9 46.5 95.3 0.2 55.6 205.9 3.7 2.0
Defense 12 8.8 20.3 43.6 112.9 0.6 43.1 154.8 3.6 0.9
Difference -2.8 -7.4 +2.9 -17.6 -0.4 +12.5 +51.1 +0.1 +1.1

Passing

Passing
Rk Player Cmp Att Pct Yds Y/A AY/A TD Int Rate
1 Scott Smith 50 101 49.5 741 7.3 2.4 0 11 89.4
2 John Isley 12 34 35.3 154 4.5 0.6 0 3 55.7
3 Ted Brown 6 11 54.5 140 12.7 10.5 1 1 173.3
4 Todd Baker 4 9 44.4 109 12.1 14.3 1 0 182.8

Rushing & Receiving

Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
1 Ted Brown 302 1350 4.5 11 17 197 11.6 0 319 1547 4.8 11
2 Billy Ray Vickers 144 600 4.2 8 9 60 6.7 0 153 660 4.3 8
3 Scott Smith 130 304 2.3 4 130 304 2.3 4
4 Wayne McLean 35 123 3.5 1 1 -2 -2.0 0 36 121 3.4 1
5 Chuckie Canady 25 79 3.2 0 25 79 3.2 0
6 Dwight Sullivan 7 20 2.9 0 7 20 2.9 0
7 Rickey Adams 7 16 2.3 0 1 0 0.0 0 8 16 2.0 0
8 Todd Baker 7 3 0.4 0 7 3 0.4 0
9 John Isley 6 -16 -2.7 0 6 -16 -2.7 0
10 Lin Dawson 3 -5 -1.7 0 9 164 18.2 0 12 159 13.3 0
11 Mike Quick 11 270 24.5 0 11 270 24.5 0
12 Randy Hall 6 115 19.2 0 6 115 19.2 0
13 Lee Jukes 6 113 18.8 0 6 113 18.8 0
14 Fred Sherrill 5 74 14.8 1 5 74 14.8 1
15 Buster Ray 3 106 35.3 1 3 106 35.3 1
16 Curtis Rein 2 33 16.5 0 2 33 16.5 0
17 Tom Fabiny 2 14 7.0 0 2 14 7.0 0

Defense & Fumbles

Tackles Def Int Fumbles
Rk Player Solo Ast Tot Loss Sk Int Yds Avg TD PD FR Yds TD FF
1 Ronnie Lee 5 22 4.4 0
2 Woodrow Wilson 5 107 21.4 1
3 Mike Nall 4 46 11.5 0
4 Kyle Wescoe 2 9 4.5 0
5 James Butler 1 8 8.0 0
6 Bubba Green 1 2 2.0 0
7 Donnie LeGrande 1 17 17.0 0
8 Eric Williams 1 4 4.0 0

Kick & Punt Returns

Kick Ret Punt Ret
Rk Player Ret Yds Avg TD Ret Yds Avg TD
1 Chuckie Canady 15 284 18.9 0
2 Wayne McLean 10 191 19.1 0
3 Dwight Sullivan 4 13 3.3 0
4 Rickey Adams 3 71 23.7 0
5 Ted Brown 2 35 17.5 0
6 Curtis Rein 2 12 6.0 0 26 181 7.0 1
7 Buster Ray 1 4 4.0 0
8 Ralph Sandello 2 3 1.5 0
9 Ricky Ethridge 1 28 28.0 0
10 Randy Phelps 1 -3 -3.0 0

Kicking & Punting

Kicking Punting
Rk Player XPM XPA XP% FGM FGA FG% Pts Punts Yds Avg
1 Nathan Ritter 25 26 96.2 17 19 89.5 76
2 John Isley 68 2510 36.9