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2002 Ohio State Buckeyes Stats

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Record: 14-0, 1.000 W-L% (1st of 117) ▪ Rank: 1st in Final AP Poll
Conference: Big Ten (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Jim Tressel (14-0)

PS/G: 29.3 (41st of 117) ▪ PA/G: 13.1 (2nd of 117)
SRS: 18.13 (5th of 117) ▪ SOS: 3.99 (21st of 117)

Bowl Game: Won Fiesta Bowl 31-24 versus Miami (FL)

Team Stats

Most values are per game averages
Passing Rushing Total Offense First Downs Penalties Turnovers
Split G Cmp Att Pct Yds TD Att Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg Pass Rush Pen Tot No. Yds Fum Int Tot
Offense 14 12.4 20.0 61.8 173.2 1.0 44.9 191.3 4.3 2.2 64.9 364.5 5.6 7.6 9.5 0.4 17.5 5.4 40.8 0.7 0.5 1.2
Defense 14 22.5 39.0 57.7 243.1 1.0 29.9 77.7 2.6 0.4 68.9 320.9 4.7 11.1 5.1 1.1 17.4 4.7 40.1 0.9 1.3 2.1
Difference -10.1 -19.0 +4.1 -69.9 0.0 +15.0 +113.6 +1.7 +1.8 -4.0 +43.6 +0.9 -3.5 +4.4 -0.7 +0.1 +0.7 +0.7 -0.2 -0.8 -0.9

Passing

Stats include bowl game
Passing
Rk Player Cmp Att Pct Yds Y/A AY/A TD Int Rate
1 Craig Krenzel 148 249 59.4 2110 8.5 8.2 12 7 140.9
2 Scott McMullen 25 31 80.6 315 10.2 11.5 2 0 187.3

Rushing & Receiving

Stats include bowl game
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
1 Maurice Clarett 222 1237 5.6 16 12 104 8.7 2 234 1341 5.7 18
2 Lydell Ross 166 619 3.7 6 10 75 7.5 0 176 694 3.9 6
3 Craig Krenzel 125 368 2.9 3 125 368 2.9 3
4 Maurice Hall 78 370 4.7 4 5 43 8.6 0 83 413 5.0 4
5 Jaja Riley 12 44 3.7 0 12 44 3.7 0
6 Scott McMullen 4 1 0.3 1 1 -1 -1.0 0 5 0 0.0 1
7 Chris Gamble 3 49 16.3 1 31 499 16.1 0 34 548 16.1 1
8 Andy Groom 2 -16 -8.0 0 2 -16 -8.0 0
9 Donnie Nickey 1 28 28.0 0 1 28 28.0 0
10 Roshawn Parker 1 6 6.0 0 1 6 6.0 0
11 Jim Otis 1 2 2.0 0 1 2 2.0 0
12 Brandon Schnittker 1 1 1.0 0 2 27 13.5 0 3 28 9.3 0
13 Brandon Joe 1 1 1.0 0 1 1 1.0 0
14 Michael Jenkins 61 1076 17.6 6 61 1076 17.6 6
15 Ben Hartsock 17 137 8.1 2 17 137 8.1 2
16 Chris Vance 13 178 13.7 3 13 178 13.7 3
17 Drew Carter 10 147 14.7 0 10 147 14.7 0
18 Redgie Arden 4 50 12.5 0 4 50 12.5 0
19 Bam Childress 4 47 11.8 0 4 47 11.8 0
20 Ryan Hamby 2 29 14.5 1 2 29 14.5 1
21 John Hollins 1 14 14.0 0 1 14 14.0 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 Chris Gamble 4 40 10.0 1
2 Dustin Fox 3 12 4.0 0
3 Will Allen 2 0 0.0 0
4 Mike Doss 2 80 40.0 1
5 A.J. Hawk 2 44 22.0 1
6 Matt Wilhelm 2 0 0.0 0
7 Tyler Everett 1 0 0.0 0
8 Cie Grant 1 23 23.0 0
9 Will Smith 1 0 0.0 0
10 Cle Grant 1 23 23.0 0
11 Mike Kudla 1 17 0
12 Donnie Nickey 1 7 0

Kick & Punt Returns

Stats include bowl game
Kick Ret Punt Ret
Rk Player Ret Yds Avg TD Ret Yds Avg TD
1 Maurice Hall 19 434 22.8 0
2 Chris Gamble 11 253 23.0 0 35 293 8.4 0
3 Mike Doss 2 37 18.5 0 4 25 6.3 0
4 Brandon Joe 2 10 5.0 0
5 Brandon Schnittker 1 11 11.0 0
6 Chris Vance 1 2 2.0 0 1 5 5.0 0
7 Jack Tucker 1 0 0.0 0
8 Donnie Nickey 1 14 14.0 0
9 Michael Jenkins 1 11 11.0 0
10 Dustin Fox 1 10 10.0 0

Kicking & Punting

Stats include bowl game
Kicking Punting
Rk Player XPM XPA XP% FGM FGA FG% Pts Punts Yds Avg
1 Mike Nugent 45 46 97.8 25 28 89.3 120
2 Andy Groom 60 2697 45.0