Mobile Site You Are Here >  >  >  > 1953

1953 Ohio State Buckeyes Stats

Previous Year ▪ Next Year

Record: 6-3, .667 W-L% (26th of 110)
Conference: Big Ten  ▪ Conference Record: 4-3 (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Woody Hayes (6-3)

PS/G: 20.2 (30th of 110) ▪ PA/G: 18.2 (72nd of 110)
SRS: 14.53 (13th of 110) ▪ SOS: 11.75 (5th of 110)

Team Stats

Most values are per game averages
Passing Rushing
Split G Cmp Att Pct Yds TD Att Yds Avg TD
Offense 9 9.4 20.1 47.0 125.0 0.8 41.9 183.4 4.4 2.2
Defense 9 6.7 17.0 39.2 91.2 47.3 205.3 4.3
Difference +2.7 +3.1 +7.8 +33.8 +0.8 -5.4 -21.9 +0.1 +2.2

Passing

Passing
Rk Player Cmp Att Pct Yds Y/A AY/A TD Int Rate
1 John Borton 45 86 52.3 522 6.1 2.3 4 9 97.7
2 Dave Leggett 35 81 43.2 468 5.8 0.7 2 10 75.2
3 George Rosso 2 7 28.6 71 10.1 10.1 0 0 113.8
4 William Booth 2 5 40.0 39 7.8 -10.2 0 2 25.5
5 Hopalong Cassady 1 2 50.0 25 12.5 22.5 1 0 320.0

Rushing & Receiving

Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
1 Bobby Watkins 153 875 5.7 10 5 74 14.8 1 158 949 6.0 11
2 Hopalong Cassady 86 514 6.0 6 16 273 17.1 2 102 787 7.7 8
3 Dave Leggett 69 104 1.5 2 69 104 1.5 2
4 Carroll Howell 19 66 3.5 1 4 45 11.3 0 23 111 4.8 1
5 George Rosso 14 28 2.0 0 6 49 8.2 0 20 77 3.9 0
6 Jerry Harkrader 8 56 7.0 0 4 -5 -1.3 0 12 51 4.3 0
7 John Borton 8 -34 -4.3 1 8 -34 -4.3 1
8 Robert Bond 7 10 1.4 0 1 8 8.0 0 8 18 2.3 0
9 John Auer 6 13 2.2 0 6 13 2.2 0
10 William Booth 3 -16 -5.3 0 3 -16 -5.3 0
11 Tom Spears 2 27 13.5 0 2 27 13.5 0
12 Jack Augenstein 1 4 4.0 0 1 4 4.0 0
13 Jan Shedd 1 4 4.0 0 1 4 4.0 0
14 Thomas Hague 19 275 14.5 4 19 275 14.5 4
15 Dean Dugger 11 139 12.6 0 11 139 12.6 0
16 Robert Joslin 9 110 12.2 0 9 110 12.2 0
17 Dick Brubaker 7 114 16.3 0 7 114 16.3 0
18 Frank Guzik 3 43 14.3 0 3 43 14.3 0