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1985 Texas Longhorns Stats

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Record: 8-4, .667 W-L% (28th of 110)
Conference: SWC (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Fred Akers (8-4)

PS/G: 22.5 (52nd of 110) ▪ PA/G: 21.6 (52nd of 110)
SRS: 7.11 (31st of 110) ▪ SOS: 4.45 (23rd of 110)

Bowl Game: Lost Bluebonnet Bowl 24-16 versus Air Force

Team Stats

Most values are per game averages
Passing Rushing
Split G Cmp Att Pct Yds TD Att Yds Avg TD
Offense 12 8.3 17.3 47.6 148.5 0.7 46.4 182.6 3.9 1.5
Defense 12 10.3 21.9 47.1 148.4 0.8 42.9 155.0 3.6 1.7
Difference -2.0 -4.6 +0.5 +0.1 -0.1 +3.5 +27.6 +0.3 -0.2

Passing

Passing
Rk Player Cmp Att Pct Yds Y/A AY/A TD Int Rate
1 Bret Stafford 60 108 55.6 943 8.7 7.2 3 5 128.8
2 Todd Dodge 36 91 39.6 802 8.8 5.5 5 9 111.9
3 Danny Akers 1 4 25.0 6 1.5 1.5 0 0 37.6
4 Eric Metcalf 1 3 33.3 20 6.7 6.7 0 0 89.3
5 Shannon Kelley 1 2 50.0 11 5.5 5.5 0 0 96.2

Rushing & Receiving

Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
1 Charles Hunter 155 717 4.6 4 5 84 16.8 0 160 801 5.0 4
2 Bret Stafford 88 276 3.1 4 88 276 3.1 4
3 Edwin Simmons 86 369 4.3 1 3 17 5.7 0 89 386 4.3 1
4 Darron Norris 69 441 6.4 5 7 37 5.3 0 76 478 6.3 5
5 Eric Metcalf 52 258 5.0 1 8 267 33.4 2 60 525 8.8 3
6 Anthony Byerly 33 119 3.6 1 1 5 5.0 0 34 124 3.6 1
7 Jerome Johnson 31 106 3.4 1 6 47 7.8 0 37 153 4.1 1
8 Todd Dodge 24 -103 -4.3 0 24 -103 -4.3 0
9 Kevin Nelson 4 13 3.3 0 4 13 3.3 0
10 Peter Pope 4 7 1.8 0 4 7 1.8 0
11 Norman Nunn 4 6 1.5 0 1 6 6.0 0 5 12 2.4 0
12 Shannon Kelley 3 0 0.0 0 3 0 0.0 0
13 John Teltschik 1 5 5.0 0 1 5 5.0 0
14 Donovan Pitts 1 -5 -5.0 0 3 161 53.7 2 4 156 39.0 2
15 Danny Akers 1 -5 -5.0 0 1 -5 -5.0 0
16 Russell Hays 1 8 136 17.0 3 8 136 17.0 4
17 Everett Gay 22 431 19.6 1 22 431 19.6 1
18 William Harris 15 272 18.1 0 15 272 18.1 0
19 Gabriel Johnson 12 190 15.8 0 12 190 15.8 0
20 Tim McCray 8 129 16.1 0 8 129 16.1 0

Defense & Fumbles

Tackles Def Int Fumbles
Rk Player Solo Ast Tot Loss Sk Int Yds Avg TD PD FR Yds TD FF
1 Stephen Braggs 1 7 7.0 0
2 Chris Duliban 1 26 26.0 0
3 David Fulbright 1 27 27.0 1
4 John Hagy 1 0 0.0 0
5 Eric Jeffries 1 9 9.0 0
6 Gerard Senegal 1 0 0.0 0
7 Tony Tillmon 1 0 0.0 0

Kick & Punt Returns

Kick Ret Punt Ret
Rk Player Ret Yds Avg TD Ret Yds Avg TD
1 Eric Metcalf 12 234 19.5 0 35 332 9.5 0
2 Norman Nunn 8 176 22.0 0
3 Kevin Nelson 4 88 22.0 0
4 Anthony Byerly 2 13 6.5 0
5 Edwin Simmons 1 34 34.0 0
6 Donovan Pitts 1 18 18.0 0
7 Peter Pope 1 6 6.0 0
8 David Fulbright 1 0 0.0 0
9 Mike January 1 0 0.0 0
10 John Hagy 1 -19 -19.0 0

Kicking & Punting

Kicking Punting
Rk Player XPM XPA XP% FGM FGA FG% Pts Punts Yds Avg
1 Jeff Ward 27 27 100.0 19 24 79.2 84
2 John Teltschik 58 2611 45.0