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1976 Ohio State Buckeyes Stats

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Record: 9-2-1, .792 W-L% (18th of 137) ▪ Rank: 6th in Final AP Poll
Conference: Big Ten (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Woody Hayes (9-2-1)

PS/G: 25.4 (23rd of 137) ▪ PA/G: 12.4 (17th of 137)
SRS: 20.66 (6th of 137) ▪ SOS: 10.24 (7th of 137)

Bowl Game: Won Orange Bowl 27-10 versus Colorado

Team Stats

Most values are per game averages
Passing Rushing
Split G Cmp Att Pct Yds TD Att Yds Avg TD
Offense 12 3.7 8.1 45.4 57.8 0.1 59.5 258.4 4.3 3.0
Defense 12 9.8 23.6 41.3 129.4 0.8 47.3 155.4 3.3 0.8
Difference -6.1 -15.5 +4.1 -71.6 -0.7 +12.2 +103.0 +1.0 +2.2

Passing

Stats include bowl game
Passing
Rk Player Cmp Att Pct Yds Y/A AY/A TD Int Rate
1 Jim Pacenta 28 54 51.9 404 7.5 5.4 1 3 109.7
2 Rod Gerald 14 40 35.0 245 6.1 1.6 0 4 66.5
3 Greg Castignola 1 2 50.0 8 4.0 4.0 0 0 83.6
4 Jeff Logan 1 1 100.0 36 36.0 36.0 0 0 402.4

Rushing & Receiving

Stats include bowl game
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
1 Jeff Logan 218 1248 5.7 6 5 44 8.8 0 223 1292 5.8 6
2 Pete Johnson 186 724 3.9 19 4 41 10.3 0 190 765 4.0 19
3 Rod Gerald 116 465 4.0 7 116 465 4.0 7
4 Ron Springs 72 389 5.4 2 72 389 5.4 2
5 Jim Pacenta 62 68 1.1 1 62 68 1.1 1
6 Paul Campbell 29 112 3.9 0 1 8 8.0 0 30 120 4.0 0
7 Matt Jackson 7 16 2.3 0 1 8 8.0 0 8 24 3.0 0
8 Jim Harrell 5 11 2.2 0 14 288 20.6 1 19 299 15.7 1
9 Ricky Johnson 4 17 4.3 0 4 17 4.3 0
10 Mike Strahine 4 5 1.3 0 4 5 1.3 0
11 Greg Castignola 3 20 6.7 0 3 20 6.7 0
12 Charles Hunter 3 5 1.7 0 3 5 1.7 0
13 Mike Schneider 2 8 4.0 0 2 8 4.0 0
14 Bob Hyatt 1 8 8.0 1 2 26 13.0 0 3 34 11.3 1
15 Larry Molls 1 4 4.0 0 1 4 4.0 0
16 Lester Gordon 1 1 1.0 0 1 1 1.0 0
17 Greg Storer 11 161 14.6 0 11 161 14.6 0
18 Herman Jones 3 64 21.3 0 3 64 21.3 0
19 Bill Jaco 3 53 17.7 0 3 53 17.7 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 Tom Roche 4 3 0.8 0
2 Nick Buonamici 3 64 21.3 0
3 Ed Thompson 3 103 34.3 1
4 Tom Cousineau 2 30 15.0 0
5 Kelton Dansler 2 0 0.0 0
6 Mike Guess 2 22 11.0 0
7 David Adkins 1 19 19.0 1
8 Duncan Griffin 1 0 0.0 0
9 Ray Griffin 1 76 76.0 1
10 Bruce Ruhl 1 0 0.0 0
11 Brian Schwartz 1 14 14.0 0

Kick & Punt Returns

Stats include bowl game
Kick Ret Punt Ret
Rk Player Ret Yds Avg TD Ret Yds Avg TD
1 Jeff Logan 9 179 19.9 0 8 92 11.5 1
2 Ron Springs 9 158 17.6 0
3 Matt Jackson 4 116 29.0 0
4 Jim Harrell 1 22 22.0 0
5 Ray Griffin 17 131 7.7 0
6 Bruce Ruhl 1 0 0.0 0

Kicking & Punting

Stats include bowl game
Kicking Punting
Rk Player XPM XPA XP% FGM FGA FG% Pts Punts Yds Avg
1 Tom Skladany 35 37 94.6 8 23 34.8 59 53 2252 42.5