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1979 Rutgers Scarlet Knights Stats

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Record: 8-3, .727 W-L% (22nd of 140)
Conference: Ind (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Frank Burns (8-3)

PS/G: 22.1 (49th of 140) ▪ PA/G: 15.8 (39th of 140)
SRS: 3.77 (54th of 140) ▪ SOS: -3.68 (94th of 140)

Team Stats

Most values are per game averages
Passing Rushing
Split G Cmp Att Pct Yds TD Att Yds Avg TD
Offense 11 11.5 20.1 57.5 140.7 0.6 49.5 176.3 3.6 1.8
Defense 11 9.2 19.0 48.3 106.9 0.7 47.1 154.5 3.3 1.3
Difference +2.3 +1.1 +9.2 +33.8 -0.1 +2.4 +21.8 +0.3 +0.5

Passing

Passing
Rk Player Cmp Att Pct Yds Y/A AY/A TD Int Rate
1 Ed McMichael 124 211 58.8 1529 7.2 6.4 7 7 124.0
2 Ralph Leek 3 10 30.0 19 1.9 -2.6 0 1 26.0

Rushing & Receiving

Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
1 Albert Ray 107 567 5.3 5 13 85 6.5 0 120 652 5.4 5
2 Ted Blackwell 100 527 5.3 3 9 97 10.8 0 109 624 5.7 3
3 David Dorn 90 356 4.0 7 27 468 17.3 5 117 824 7.0 12
4 Bryant Moore 83 301 3.6 2 3 28 9.3 0 86 329 3.8 2
5 Lester Johnson 69 237 3.4 3 9 38 4.2 0 78 275 3.5 3
6 Ed McMichael 61 -77 -1.3 0 61 -77 -1.3 0
7 Bill Martin 10 23 2.3 0 10 23 2.3 0
8 Ralph Leek 3 -11 -3.7 0 3 -11 -3.7 0
9 Tim Odell 1 3 3.0 0 34 466 13.7 0 35 469 13.4 0
10 George Carter 15 176 11.7 0 15 176 11.7 0
11 Duane Cherry 8 111 13.9 0 8 111 13.9 0
12 Steve Pfirman 7 55 7.9 1 7 55 7.9 1
13 Brian Crockett 1 6 6.0 1 1 6 6.0 1

Defense & Fumbles

Tackles Def Int Fumbles
Rk Player Solo Ast Tot Loss Sk Int Yds Avg TD PD FR Yds TD FF
1 Ed Steward 5 59 11.8 0
2 Deron Cherry 3 93 31.0 1
3 Jim Dumont 2 16 8.0 0
4 Ken Smith 2 19 9.5 0
5 Mark Freeman 1 38 38.0 0
6 Mike Knight 1 3 3.0 0
7 Mark Pineiro 1 35 35.0 1
8 Jerry Smith 1 24 24.0 0

Kick & Punt Returns

Kick Ret Punt Ret
Rk Player Ret Yds Avg TD Ret Yds Avg TD
1 David Dorn 16 244 15.3 0 7 39 5.6 0
2 Ken Smith 9 165 18.3 0 15 193 12.9 0
3 Paul Fego 1 14 14.0 0 4 17 4.3 0
4 Andy Carino 1 9 9.0 0
5 Ted Blackwell 1 16 16.0 0
6 Dwayne Wilson 1 9 9.0 0

Kicking & Punting

Kicking Punting
Rk Player XPM XPA XP% FGM FGA FG% Pts Punts Yds Avg
1 Kennan Startzell 26 26 100.0 13 19 68.4 65
2 Deron Cherry 58 2396 41.3