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1977 Purdue Boilermakers Stats

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Record: 5-6, .455 W-L% (76th of 145)
Conference: Big Ten (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Jim Young (5-6)

PS/G: 21.0 (70th of 145) ▪ PA/G: 22.5 (99th of 145)
SRS: 4.69 (52nd of 145) ▪ SOS: 4.69 (59th of 145)

Team Stats

Most values are per game averages
Passing Rushing
Split G Cmp Att Pct Yds TD Att Yds Avg TD
Offense 11 17.3 31.8 54.3 239.2 1.6 42.1 129.6 3.1 0.8
Defense 11 11.0 20.3 54.3 125.4 0.6 52.7 204.7 3.9 1.7
Difference +6.3 +11.5 0.0 +113.8 +1.0 -10.6 -75.1 -0.8 -0.9

Passing

Passing
Rk Player Cmp Att Pct Yds Y/A AY/A TD Int Rate
1 Mark Herrmann 175 319 54.9 2453 7.7 5.0 18 27 121.1
2 Joe Metallic 13 28 46.4 141 5.0 0.2 0 3 67.3
3 Chris Gebert 2 3 66.7 37 12.3 12.3 0 0 170.3

Rushing & Receiving

Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
1 John Skibinski 147 665 4.5 4 32 221 6.9 1 179 886 4.9 5
2 Robert Williams 99 362 3.7 0 7 135 19.3 0 106 497 4.7 0
3 Mike Brown 77 318 4.1 2 3 17 5.7 0 80 335 4.2 2
4 Mark Herrmann 35 -263 -7.5 0 35 -263 -7.5 0
5 Bennie Leverett 31 136 4.4 2 4 31 7.8 0 35 167 4.8 2
6 Russell Pope 31 132 4.3 0 13 187 14.4 1 44 319 7.3 1
7 John Macon 17 60 3.5 1 1 2 2.0 0 18 62 3.4 1
8 Tim Boykin 10 32 3.2 0 10 32 3.2 0
9 Joe Metallic 9 -37 -4.1 0 9 -37 -4.1 0
10 Wayne Smith 3 30 10.0 0 3 30 10.0 0
11 Ben McCall 3 2 0.7 0 3 2 0.7 0
12 Chris Gebert 1 -11 -11.0 0 1 -11 -11.0 0
13 Reggie Arnold 44 840 19.1 8 44 840 19.1 8
14 Ray Smith 38 565 14.9 3 38 565 14.9 3
15 Dave Young 28 373 13.3 5 28 373 13.3 5
16 Tim Eubank 13 161 12.4 0 13 161 12.4 0
17 Bart Burrell 3 51 17.0 0 3 51 17.0 0
18 Jappy Oliver 3 34 11.3 0 3 34 11.3 0
19 Neil Luckianow 1 14 14.0 0 1 14 14.0 0

Defense & Fumbles

Tackles Def Int Fumbles
Rk Player Solo Ast Tot Loss Sk Int Yds Avg TD PD FR Yds TD FF
1 Fred Arrington 3 49 16.3 0
2 Jerome King 3 6 2.0 0
3 Rock Supan 3 31 10.3 0
4 Keena Turner 3 80 26.7 1
5 Willie Harris 2 0 0.0 0
6 Mark Adamle 1 27 27.0 0
7 Rick Moss 1 9 9.0 0
8 Kevin Motts 1 33 33.0 0

Kick & Punt Returns

Kick Ret Punt Ret
Rk Player Ret Yds Avg TD Ret Yds Avg TD
1 Russell Pope 13 231 17.8 0
2 Rick Moss 11 272 24.7 0
3 Jerome King 8 188 23.5 0 13 44 3.4 0
4 Tim Boykin 4 35 8.8 0
5 Tim Eubank 1 9 9.0 0
6 Wayne Smith 1 3 3.0 0
7 Pat Harris 14 111 7.9 0

Kicking & Punting

Kicking Punting
Rk Player XPM XPA XP% FGM FGA FG% Pts Punts Yds Avg
1 Scott Sovereen 26 27 96.3 11 19 57.9 59
2 Dave Eagin 52 1864 35.8