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1988 Penn State Nittany Lions Stats

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Record: 5-6, .455 W-L% (56th of 105)
Conference: Ind (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Joe Paterno (5-6)

PS/G: 21.0 (64th of 105) ▪ PA/G: 18.3 (30th of 105)
SRS: 7.38 (29th of 105) ▪ SOS: 6.29 (8th of 105)

Team Stats

Most values are per game averages
Passing Rushing
Split G Cmp Att Pct Yds TD Att Yds Avg TD
Offense 11 10.6 25.5 41.8 159.4 0.8 45.6 165.1 3.6 1.5
Defense 11 14.3 28.1 50.8 187.6 0.8 43.0 147.5 3.4 1.1
Difference -3.7 -2.6 -9.0 -28.2 0.0 +2.6 +17.6 +0.2 +0.4

Passing

Passing
Rk Player Cmp Att Pct Yds Y/A AY/A TD Int Rate
1 Tony Sacca 54 146 37.0 821 5.6 4.6 4 5 86.4
2 Tom Bill 36 68 52.9 476 7.0 6.6 3 2 120.4
3 Lance Lonergan 27 63 42.9 456 7.2 5.0 2 4 101.4
4 Terry Smith 0 1 0.0 0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0
5 Doug Sieg 0 1 0.0 0 0.0 -45.0 0 1 -200.0
6 Gary Brown 0 1 0.0 0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0

Rushing & Receiving

Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
1 Gary Brown 136 689 5.1 6 11 152 13.8 1 147 841 5.7 7
2 Leroy Thompson 108 401 3.7 3 8 65 8.1 0 116 466 4.0 3
3 John Greene 77 342 4.4 0 10 158 15.8 1 87 500 5.7 1
4 Tony Sacca 42 -12 -0.3 0 42 -12 -0.3 0
5 Sean Redman 40 232 5.8 0 4 27 6.8 0 44 259 5.9 0
6 Sam Gash 35 110 3.1 7 2 42 21.0 0 37 152 4.1 7
7 Lance Lonergan 19 14 0.7 1 19 14 0.7 1
8 Tom Bill 18 -54 -3.0 0 18 -54 -3.0 0
9 John Gerak 12 22 1.8 0 12 22 1.8 0
10 Michael Timpson 6 28 4.7 0 22 342 15.5 2 28 370 13.2 2
11 David Daniels 3 11 3.7 0 16 322 20.1 1 19 333 17.5 1
12 Andre Collins 1 20 20.0 0 1 20 20.0 0
13 O.J. McDuffie 1 6 6.0 0 4 42 10.5 0 5 48 9.6 0
14 Joe Strycharz 1 3 3.0 0 1 3 3.0 0
15 Joe Dobis 1 3 3.0 0 1 3 3.0 0
16 Steve Wisniewski 1 1 1.0 0 1 1 1.0 0
17 Andy Paolillo 1 0 0.0 0 1 0 0.0 0
18 David Jakob 20 274 13.7 2 20 274 13.7 2
19 Terry Smith 8 151 18.9 1 8 151 18.9 1
20 Odell Wilson 5 99 19.8 0 5 99 19.8 0
21 John Wolfe 4 19 4.8 0 4 19 4.8 0
22 Todd Young 3 60 20.0 1 3 60 20.0 1

Defense & Fumbles

Tackles Def Int Fumbles
Rk Player Solo Ast Tot Loss Sk Int Yds Avg TD PD FR Yds TD FF
1 Sherrod Rainge 3 39 13.0 0
2 Brian Chizmar 2 29 14.5 0
3 Eddie Johnson 1 0 0.0 0
4 Keith Karpinski 1 1 1.0 0
5 Darren Perry 1 9 9.0 0
6 Tim Sweeney 1 0 0.0 0
7 Willie Thomas 1 19 19.0 1

Kick & Punt Returns

Kick Ret Punt Ret
Rk Player Ret Yds Avg TD Ret Yds Avg TD
1 Gary Brown 22 427 19.4 0
2 Leroy Thompson 14 264 18.9 0
3 O.J. McDuffie 3 48 16.0 0
4 John Wolfe 1 21 21.0 0
5 Tim Gearhart 1 6 6.0 0
6 Michael Timpson 16 162 10.1 1
7 Terry Smith 6 32 5.3 0
8 Eddie Johnson 6 28 4.7 0
9 Andre Collins 1 12 12.0 0

Kicking & Punting

Kicking Punting
Rk Player XPM XPA XP% FGM FGA FG% Pts Punts Yds Avg
1 Ray Tarasi 19 19 100.0 7 14 50.0 40
2 Henry Adkins 4 4 100.0 1 4 25.0 7
3 Eric Etze 1 1 100.0 1 1 100.0 4
4 Doug Helkowski 68 2668 39.2