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1956 Rutgers Scarlet Knights Stats

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Record: 3-7, .300 W-L% (86th of 111)
Conference: Ind (Schedule and Results)
Coach: John Stiegman (3-7)

PS/G: 11.7 (92nd of 111) ▪ PA/G: 24.0 (96th of 111)
SRS: -20.74 (108th of 111) ▪ SOS: -11.54 (105th of 111)

Team Stats

Most values are per game averages
Passing Rushing
Split G Cmp Att Pct Yds TD Att Yds Avg TD
Offense 10 4.9 11.1 44.1 89.8 0.6 43.2 116.8 2.7 1.2
Defense 10 6.1 15.1 40.4 90.2 1.1 52.9 235.5 4.5 2.4
Difference -1.2 -4.0 +3.7 -0.4 -0.5 -9.7 -118.7 -1.8 -1.2

Passing

Passing
Rk Player Cmp Att Pct Yds Y/A AY/A TD Int Rate
1 Billy Austin 17 41 41.5 230 5.6 3.3 2 3 90.0
2 William Gatyas 19 37 51.4 450 12.2 10.7 4 3 173.0
3 William Whitacre 7 20 35.0 96 4.8 -6.5 0 5 25.3
4 Bruce Webster 4 9 44.4 117 13.0 13.0 0 0 153.6
5 Charles Crosby 2 3 66.7 5 1.7 -13.3 0 1 14.0
6 Lecates 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 Billy Austin 123 380 3.1 4 1 29 29.0 0 124 409 3.3 4
2 William Gatyas 72 38 0.5 0 1 3 3.0 0 73 41 0.6 0
3 Bill Hopwood 42 139 3.3 2 2 66 33.0 0 44 205 4.7 2
4 LeRoy Lusardi 40 141 3.5 0 1 1 1.0 0 41 142 3.5 0
5 Jay Hunton 33 131 4.0 2 15 408 27.2 4 48 539 11.2 6
6 John Laverty 31 119 3.8 1 31 119 3.8 1
7 Robert Lusardi 24 52 2.2 1 1 30 30.0 0 25 82 3.3 1
8 Lloyd Seaman 23 70 3.0 0 23 70 3.0 0
9 Robert Max 18 103 5.7 2 3 16 5.3 1 21 119 5.7 3
10 Bruce Webster 6 14 2.3 0 6 14 2.3 0
11 Charles Crosby 6 10 1.7 0 6 10 1.7 0
12 Lecates 4 -10 -2.5 0 4 -10 -2.5 0
13 George Veth 3 3 1.0 0 3 3 1.0 0
14 William Whitacre 3 -21 -7.0 0 6 76 12.7 0 9 55 6.1 0
15 Robert Bear 2 5 2.5 0 2 5 2.5 0
16 Richard Oberlander 1 -3 -3.0 0 2 16 8.0 0 3 13 4.3 0
17 Richard Garretson 1 -3 -3.0 0 1 8 8.0 0 2 5 2.5 0
18 Dutch Wermuth 5 84 16.8 0 5 84 16.8 0
19 John Canal 4 55 13.8 0 4 55 13.8 0
20 Henry D'Andrea 3 29 9.7 0 3 29 9.7 0
21 David Pooley 1 54 54.0 1 1 54 54.0 1
22 Frank Magin 1 13 13.0 0 1 13 13.0 0
23 Donald Felber 1 11 11.0 0 1 11 11.0 0
24 Nicholas Neiley 1 -1 -1.0 0 1 -1 -1.0 0