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1956 Purdue Boilermakers Stats

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Record: 3-4-2, .444 W-L% (59th of 111)
Conference: Big Ten (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Jack Mollenkopf (3-4-2)

PS/G: 15.4 (62nd of 111) ▪ PA/G: 13.6 (47th of 111)
SRS: 9.52 (28th of 111) ▪ SOS: 8.74 (14th of 111)

Team Stats

Most values are per game averages
Passing Rushing
Split G Cmp Att Pct Yds TD Att Yds Avg TD
Offense 9 9.6 19.2 49.7 114.9 0.9 51.4 152.8 3.0
Defense 9
Difference +9.6 +19.2 +49.7 +114.9 +0.9 +51.4 +152.8 +3.0 0.0

Passing

Passing
Rk Player Cmp Att Pct Yds Y/A AY/A TD Int Rate
1 Len Dawson 69 130 53.1 856 6.6 4.2 7 10 110.8
2 Ted Krzeczowski 11 30 36.7 92 3.1 -0.8 1 3 53.4
3 Bob Spoo 4 9 44.4 37 4.1 -5.9 0 2 34.5
4 Melvin Dillard 1 2 50.0 29 14.5 -8.0 0 1 71.8
5 Kenneth Mikes 1 1 100.0 20 20.0 20.0 0 0 268.0
6 John Brideweser 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 Melvin Dillard 193 873 4.5 10 99 9.9 1 203 972 4.8 1
2 Tom Fletcher 89 398 4.5 6 61 10.2 1 95 459 4.8 1
3 Erich Barnes 52 217 4.2 12 137 11.4 2 64 354 5.5 2
4 Len Dawson 44 23 0.5 44 23 0.5 0
5 Kenneth Mikes 24 90 3.8 9 106 11.8 0 33 196 5.9 0
6 Stan Eaton 16 53 3.3 4 33 8.3 0 20 86 4.3 0
7 Bill Jennings 14 39 2.8 2 2 1.0 0 16 41 2.6 0
8 John Brideweser 9 27 3.0 9 27 3.0 0
9 Ted Krzeczowski 8 -16 -2.0 8 -16 -2.0 0
10 Tom Barnett 5 9 1.8 1 2 2.0 0 6 11 1.8 0
11 Bob Spoo 5 6 1.2 5 6 1.2 0
12 Bernard Haag 2 10 5.0 2 10 5.0 0
13 John Crowl 1 5 5.0 2 25 12.5 0 3 30 10.0 0
14 Bob Leonard 1 1 1.0 1 1 1.0 0
15 Lamar Lundy 15 248 16.5 4 15 248 16.5 4
16 Bob Khoenle 9 114 12.7 0 9 114 12.7 0
17 Nick Mumley 7 74 10.6 0 7 74 10.6 0
18 Tom Franckhauser 5 83 16.6 0 5 83 16.6 0
19 Al Espinda 2 17 8.5 0 2 17 8.5 0
20 Steve Chernicky 1 18 18.0 0 1 18 18.0 0
21 Dominic Picco 1 15 15.0 0 1 15 15.0 0