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1979 Wake Forest Demon Deacons Stats

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Record: 8-4, .667 W-L% (31st of 140)
Conference: ACC  ▪ Conference Record: 3-2 (Schedule and Results)
Coach: John Mackovic (8-4)

PS/G: 20.0 (71st of 140) ▪ PA/G: 23.6 (104th of 140)
SRS: 7.13 (41st of 140) ▪ SOS: 8.71 (12th of 140)

Bowl Game: Lost Tangerine Bowl 34-10 versus Louisiana State

Team Stats

Most values are per game averages
Passing Rushing
Split G Cmp Att Pct Yds TD Att Yds Avg TD
Offense 12 16.7 31.3 53.3 204.1 1.3 38.1 147.8 3.9 1.1
Defense 12 9.6 18.8 50.9 133.6 0.8 45.8 185.7 4.1 1.4
Difference +7.1 +12.5 +2.4 +70.5 +0.5 -7.7 -37.9 -0.2 -0.3

Passing

Passing
Rk Player Cmp Att Pct Yds Y/A AY/A TD Int Rate
1 Jay Venuto 198 367 54.0 2432 6.6 5.4 16 17 114.7
2 David Webber 1 5 20.0 5 1.0 1.0 0 0 28.4
3 James McDougald 1 1 100.0 12 12.0 12.0 0 0 200.8

Rushing & Receiving

Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
1 James McDougald 260 1177 4.5 11 27 176 6.5 2 287 1353 4.7 13
2 Jay Venuto 76 53 0.7 1 76 53 0.7 1
3 Albert Kirby 72 411 5.7 0 48 329 6.9 1 120 740 6.2 1
4 Henderson Threatt 22 83 3.8 0 22 83 3.8 0
5 Ronchie Johnson 15 35 2.3 1 2 19 9.5 0 17 54 3.2 1
6 Bob Ventresca 4 11 2.8 0 4 11 2.8 0
7 Kenny Duckett 3 36 12.0 0 19 370 19.5 0 22 406 18.5 0
8 Carlos Cunningham 2 5 2.5 0 3 -2 -0.7 0 5 3 0.6 0
9 Wayne Baumgardner 55 1000 18.2 8 55 1000 18.2 8
10 Mike Mullen 32 365 11.4 4 32 365 11.4 4
11 Bill Ruffner 10 125 12.5 1 10 125 12.5 1
12 Bill Mullinax 2 23 11.5 0 2 23 11.5 0
13 Frank Harnisch 1 8 8.0 0 1 8 8.0 0

Defense & Fumbles

Tackles Def Int Fumbles
Rk Player Solo Ast Tot Loss Sk Int Yds Avg TD PD FR Yds TD FF
1 Derek Crocker 4 87 21.8 0
2 Larry Ingram 3 9 3.0 0
3 Landon King 2 24 12.0 0
4 Mark Lancaster 2 19 9.5 0
5 George Ervin 1 2 2.0 0
6 Eddie Green 1 0 0.0 0
7 Donnie Jackson 1 17 17.0 0
8 Joel Triplett 1 17 17.0 0

Kick & Punt Returns

Kick Ret Punt Ret
Rk Player Ret Yds Avg TD Ret Yds Avg TD
1 Kenny Duckett 16 339 21.2 0
2 John Swider 7 126 18.0 0 22 109 5.0 0
3 Henderson Threatt 3 62 20.7 0
4 Joe Carroll 1 16 16.0 0
5 Ronchie Johnson 1 13 13.0 0 1 10 10.0 0
6 Dexter Hawkins 1 6 6.0 0
7 Carlos Cunningham 1 0 0.0 0
8 Bill Ruffner 1 0 0.0 0
9 Ward Cridland 1 0 0.0 0
10 Lewis Owens 12 85 7.1 0
11 George Ervin 6 30 5.0 0
12 Bill Mullinax 1 0 0.0 0

Kicking & Punting

Kicking Punting
Rk Player XPM XPA XP% FGM FGA FG% Pts Punts Yds Avg
1 Frank Harnisch 20 23 87.0 7 8 87.5 41
2 Phil Denfeld 3 7 42.9 12 392 32.7
3 Mike Mullen 64 2328 36.4