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1986 Ohio State Buckeyes Stats

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Record: 10-3, .769 W-L% (11th of 105) ▪ Rank: 7th in Final AP Poll
Conference: Big Ten (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Earle Bruce (10-3)

PS/G: 26.7 (25th of 105) ▪ PA/G: 13.8 (8th of 105)
SRS: 15.04 (12th of 105) ▪ SOS: 4.81 (20th of 105)

Bowl Game: Won Cotton Bowl 28-12 versus Texas A&M

Team Stats

Most values are per game averages
Passing Rushing
Split G Cmp Att Pct Yds TD Att Yds Avg TD
Offense 13 13.5 24.9 54.3 194.6 1.3 44.8 188.7 4.2 1.6
Defense 13 14.6 28.7 50.9 176.0 0.4 41.2 148.6 3.6 0.8
Difference -1.1 -3.8 +3.4 +18.6 +0.9 +3.6 +40.1 +0.6 +0.8

Passing

Stats include bowl game
Passing
Rk Player Cmp Att Pct Yds Y/A AY/A TD Int Rate
1 Jim Karsatos 145 272 53.3 2122 7.8 7.1 13 10 127.3
2 Tom Tupa 30 49 61.2 398 8.1 7.5 3 2 141.5
3 Vince Workman 1 2 50.0 10 5.0 15.0 1 0 257.0
4 Everett Ross 0 1 0.0 0 0.0 -45.0 0 1 -200.0

Rushing & Receiving

Stats include bowl game
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
1 Vince Workman 210 1030 4.9 8 19 157 8.3 1 229 1187 5.2 9
2 Jaymes Bryant 141 656 4.7 3 5 34 6.8 0 146 690 4.7 3
3 George Cooper 113 467 4.1 6 16 156 9.8 0 129 623 4.8 6
4 Jim Karsatos 47 128 2.7 3 47 128 2.7 3
5 Tom Tupa 23 18 0.8 0 23 18 0.8 0
6 John Wooldridge 10 30 3.0 0 10 30 3.0 0
7 Barry Walker 9 35 3.9 0 9 35 3.9 0
8 Jamie Holland 8 3 0.4 1 8 142 17.8 1 16 145 9.1 2
9 Steve Gresock 5 14 2.8 0 5 14 2.8 0
10 Alex Higdon 3 22 7.3 0 2 18 9.0 0 5 40 8.0 0
11 Ceroy Robinson 3 18 6.0 0 3 18 6.0 0
12 Everett Ross 3 16 5.3 0 15 291 19.4 2 18 307 17.1 2
13 Bill Matlock 3 9 3.0 0 3 9 3.0 0
14 Nate Harris 2 7 3.5 0 30 496 16.5 2 32 503 15.7 2
15 Cris Carter 1 6 6.0 0 69 1127 16.3 11 70 1133 16.2 11
16 Ed Taggart 12 109 9.1 0 12 109 9.1 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 Sonny Gordon 7 39 5.6 0
2 Greg Rogan 5 39 7.8 0
3 David Brown 4 117 29.3 0
4 Mike Kee 2 52 26.0 0
5 William White 2 35 17.5 0
6 Orlondo Craig 1 12 12.0 0
7 Eric Kumerow 1 3 3.0 0
8 Fred Ridder 1 13 13.0 0

Kick & Punt Returns

Stats include bowl game
Kick Ret Punt Ret
Rk Player Ret Yds Avg TD Ret Yds Avg TD
1 Jamie Holland 24 503 21.0 0
2 Everett Ross 8 141 17.6 0 35 296 8.5 0
3 Vince Workman 7 162 23.1 0 1 7 7.0 0
4 Mike Sullivan 3 22 7.3 0
5 Cris Carter 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 Matt Frantz 26 26 100.0 15 20 75.0 71
2 Pat O'Morrow 12 14 85.7 4 9 44.4 24
3 Tom Tupa 56 2391 42.7