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1956 Rushing Stats

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National Champion: Oklahoma (AP, FWAA, UPI)

Heisman Memorial Trophy: Paul Hornung (Notre Dame)

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271 Players

Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
1 Tommy Lorino Auburn SEC 82 692 8.4 4 1 27 27.0 0 83 719 8.7 4
2 Clendon Thomas Oklahoma Big 7 104 817 7.9 13 12 241 20.1 4 116 1058 9.1 17
3 Ron Mills West Texas A&M BIAA 77 569 7.4 1 6 6.0 0 78 575 7.4 0
4 Tommy McDonald Oklahoma Big 7 119 853 7.2 12 12 282 23.5 4 131 1135 8.7 16
5 Earnel Durden* Oregon State PCC 74 533 7.2 4 6 205 34.2 2 80 738 9.2 6
6 Dennis McGill Yale Ivy 90 639 7.1 6 6 182 30.3 3 96 821 8.6 9
7 Bob Forrest Texas-El Paso BIAA 70 484 6.9 4 70 484 6.9 4
8 Ken Wineburg* Texas Christian SWC 90 615 6.8 6 12 144 12.0 1 102 759 7.4 7
9 Loyd Taylor Texas A&M SWC 65 444 6.8 1 5 75 15.0 1 70 519 7.4 2
10 Galen Cisco Ohio State Big Ten 64 438 6.8 0 2 18 9.0 0 66 456 6.9 0
11 Bobby Mulgado Arizona State BIAA 107 721 6.7 8 7 102 14.6 0 114 823 7.2 8
12 Jack Hill Utah State Skyline 140 920 6.6 11 15 215 14.3 1 155 1135 7.3 12
13 Bob Stransky Colorado Big 7 83 548 6.6 5 2 -3 -1.5 0 85 545 6.4 5
14 Charles Sanders West Texas A&M BIAA 80 526 6.6 1 5 5.0 0 81 531 6.6 0
15 C.R. Roberts Southern California PCC 120 775 6.5 5 5 52 10.4 0 125 827 6.6 5
16 Bobby Hoppe Auburn SEC 83 542 6.5 2 1 8 8.0 0 84 550 6.5 2
17 Del Shofner* Baylor SWC 84 537 6.4 6 14 249 17.8 3 98 786 8.0 9
18 George Colbert Denver Skyline 84 535 6.4 3 6 68 11.3 0 90 603 6.7 3
19 Art Boland Cornell Ivy 71 452 6.4 2 3 57 19.0 0 74 509 6.9 2
20 Jon Arnett Southern California PCC 99 625 6.3 6 2 38 19.0 0 101 663 6.6 6
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
21 Luther Carr Washington PCC 75 469 6.3 4 4 136 34.0 1 79 605 7.7 5
22 Jim Brown Syracuse Ind 158 986 6.2 13 5 56 11.2 1 163 1042 6.4 14
23 Ed Sutton North Carolina ACC 120 748 6.2 5 14 159 11.4 2 134 907 6.8 7
24 Jimmy Bevers Texas-El Paso BIAA 98 606 6.2 8 2 53 26.5 0 100 659 6.6 8
25 Bobby Wolfenden Virginia Tech Southern 74 459 6.2 3 87 29.0 0 77 546 7.1 0
26 Merrill Douglas Utah Skyline 83 504 6.1 7 6 81 13.5 0 89 585 6.6 7
27 Terry Barr Michigan Big Ten 60 366 6.1 6 3 66 22.0 1 63 432 6.9 7
28 Bill Barnes Wake Forest ACC 168 1010 6.0 6 3 41 13.7 0 171 1051 6.1 6
29 Dick Bass Pacific Ind 101 611 6.0 7 8 71 8.9 0 109 682 6.3 7
30 Charlie Jackson Southern Methodist SWC 97 571 5.9 4 7 124 17.7 1 104 695 6.7 5
31 Al Ward Yale Ivy 110 639 5.8 5 6 75 12.5 1 116 714 6.2 6
32 Johnny Wilson Denver Skyline 98 564 5.8 4 27 383 14.2 4 125 947 7.6 8
33 Dennis Mendyk Michigan State Big Ten 85 495 5.8 6 4 53 13.3 1 89 548 6.2 7
34 John Call Colgate Ind 82 479 5.8 9 15 231 15.4 2 97 710 7.3 11
35 Ralph Jelic Pittsburgh Ind 69 398 5.8 0 1 -2 -2.0 0 70 396 5.7 0
36 Don Clark Ohio State Big Ten 139 797 5.7 7 139 797 5.7 7
37 Bobby Renn Florida State Ind 105 596 5.7 2 5 60 12.0 2 110 656 6.0 4
38 Tom Morris Princeton Ivy 95 546 5.7 8 1 20 20.0 0 96 566 5.9 8
39 Dave Corley West Texas A&M BIAA 95 540 5.7 5 110 22.0 2 100 650 6.5 2
40 Dale Smith Illinois Big Ten 90 509 5.7 3 6 2.0 0 93 515 5.5 0
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
41 Ken Ploen* Iowa Big Ten 86 487 5.7 6 86 487 5.7 6
42 Alan Miller Boston College Ind 73 419 5.7 3 3 4 1.3 0 76 423 5.6 3
43 Angelo Coia Citadel Southern 73 413 5.7 3 4 70 17.5 1 77 483 6.3 4
44 John David Crow Texas A&M SWC 101 561 5.6 6 7 125 17.9 3 108 686 6.4 9
45 Gene Mitcham Arizona State BIAA 92 513 5.6 2 14 256 18.3 2 106 769 7.3 4
46 Bruce Gilmore Penn State Ind 72 406 5.6 3 1 8 8.0 0 73 414 5.7 3
47 Dick Gupton Denver Skyline 69 385 5.6 4 69 385 5.6 4
48 Jim Crawford Wyoming Skyline 200 1104 5.5 12 2 44 22.0 0 202 1148 5.7 12
49 Buddy Dike* Texas Christian SWC 129 712 5.5 6 1 10 10.0 0 130 722 5.6 6
50 Bob Kyasky Army Ind 129 707 5.5 11 129 707 5.5 11
51 Danny Lewis Wisconsin Big Ten 100 554 5.5 3 3 52 17.3 0 103 606 5.9 3
52 Don Johnson South Carolina ACC 76 415 5.5 1 -2 -2.0 0 77 413 5.4 0
53 Larry Naviaux Nebraska Big 7 73 403 5.5 73 403 5.5 0
54 Ray England Virginia Tech Southern 70 384 5.5 70 384 5.5 0
55 Dick Murtland Army Ind 63 344 5.5 5 1 10 10.0 0 64 354 5.5 5
56 Abe Woodson Illinois Big Ten 110 599 5.4 12 257 21.4 2 122 856 7.0 2
57 Tom Bronson Tennessee SEC 105 562 5.4 8 105 562 5.4 8
58 Norm Prince Utah State Skyline 79 423 5.4 2 79 423 5.4 2
59 Severn Hayes Montana Skyline 77 415 5.4 2 3 18 6.0 0 80 433 5.4 2
60 Doug Duncan Texas Tech Ind 67 360 5.4 67 360 5.4 0
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
61 Jerry Brown Nebraska Big 7 129 690 5.3 2 9 4.5 0 131 699 5.3 0
62 Jim Wiggins Oklahoma State MVC 90 473 5.3 2 3 47 15.7 0 93 520 5.6 2
63 Hewes Agnew Princeton Ivy 86 454 5.3 10 1 3 3.0 0 87 457 5.3 10
64 Eddie Crawford Mississippi SEC 67 357 5.3 2 14 217 15.5 3 81 574 7.1 5
65 John Bayuk Colorado Big 7 127 659 5.2 9 1 19 19.0 1 128 678 5.3 10
66 Lou Valli Stanford PCC 120 628 5.2 21 176 8.4 1 141 804 5.7 1
67 Billy Kane Penn State Ind 105 544 5.2 7 16 232 14.5 0 121 776 6.4 7
68 Don Maynard Texas-El Paso BIAA 74 387 5.2 2 8 275 34.4 3 82 662 8.1 5
69 Pete Hart Hardin-Simmons BIAA 131 664 5.1 3 6 43 7.2 0 137 707 5.2 3
70 Gerald Nesbitt Arkansas SWC 129 663 5.1 1 7 7.0 0 130 670 5.2 0
71 Phil Spear New Mexico Skyline 123 625 5.1 6 1 20 20.0 0 124 645 5.2 6
72 Bob McKeiver Northwestern Big Ten 115 592 5.1 14 171 12.2 0 129 763 5.9 0
73 Johnny Majors Tennessee SEC 108 549 5.1 7 108 549 5.1 7
74 Lou Rovero Dartmouth Ivy 99 508 5.1 2 99 508 5.1 2
75 Hank Kuhlmann Missouri Big 7 87 440 5.1 6 82 13.7 93 522 5.6 0
76 Mickey Marinkov Richmond Southern 65 334 5.1 1 5 91 18.2 0 70 425 6.1 1
77 Phil King Vanderbilt SEC 129 651 5.0 10 122 12.2 0 139 773 5.6 0
78 Larry Fields Utah Skyline 101 505 5.0 6 2 -11 -5.5 0 103 494 4.8 6
79 Don McRee Davidson Southern 94 474 5.0 3 9 166 18.4 2 103 640 6.2 5
80 Hal McElhaney Duke ACC 90 449 5.0 1 5 36 7.2 0 95 485 5.1 1
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
81 Don Dobrino* Iowa Big Ten 87 437 5.0 1 4 29 7.3 0 91 466 5.1 1
82 Paul Barbee Davidson Southern 81 409 5.0 1 8 188 23.5 1 89 597 6.7 2
83 Donnie Caraway Houston MVC 78 393 5.0 6 1 0 0.0 0 79 393 5.0 6
84 Eddie Rushton Duke ACC 75 373 5.0 2 3 68 22.7 2 78 441 5.7 4
85 Paul Gober Navy Ind 71 354 5.0 2 8 97 12.1 0 79 451 5.7 2
86 Art Luppino Arizona BIAA 66 327 5.0 5 4 49 12.3 1 70 376 5.4 6
87 Harry Jefferson Illinois Big Ten 64 320 5.0 4 43 10.8 1 68 363 5.3 1
88 Dick Christy North Carolina State ACC 119 589 4.9 2 38 19.0 0 121 627 5.2 0
89 Paige Cothren Mississippi SEC 115 560 4.9 2 6 35 5.8 0 121 595 4.9 2
90 Jim Walsh Auburn SEC 109 537 4.9 1 2 14 7.0 0 111 551 5.0 1
91 Jim Jones Washington PCC 74 364 4.9 1 74 364 4.9 1
92 Fred Harris* Iowa Big Ten 69 341 4.9 3 8 88 11.0 1 77 429 5.6 4
93 Harvel Pollard San Jose State Ind 65 320 4.9 2 6 83 13.8 1 71 403 5.7 3
94 King Dixon South Carolina ACC 136 655 4.8 7 126 18.0 0 143 781 5.5 0
95 Homer Floyd Kansas Big 7 134 638 4.8 4 71 17.8 1 138 709 5.1 1
96 Dick Hughes Tulsa MVC 128 618 4.8 4 2 37 18.5 1 130 655 5.0 5
97 Jim Pace Michigan Big Ten 103 498 4.8 2 7 155 22.1 0 110 653 5.9 2
98 Herb Jackson California PCC 97 462 4.8 3 8 59 7.4 0 105 521 5.0 3
99 Frank Sabbatini Mississippi State SEC 88 421 4.8 5 1 11 11.0 0 89 432 4.9 5
100 Jimmy Harris Oklahoma Big 7 76 362 4.8 3 76 362 4.8 3
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
101 Sal Gonzalez Arizona BIAA 70 337 4.8 1 70 337 4.8 1
102 Noel Whipkey West Virginia Southern 70 337 4.8 4 70 337 4.8 4
103 Ova Stapleton Wyoming Skyline 68 328 4.8 3 68 328 4.8 3
104 Jim Tait Mississippi State SEC 68 323 4.8 2 3 37 12.3 0 71 360 5.1 2
105 Willmer Fowler Northwestern Big Ten 63 304 4.8 63 304 4.8 0
106 James Roseboro Ohio State Big Ten 152 712 4.7 5 4 82 20.5 2 156 794 5.1 7
107 Larry Krutko West Virginia Southern 124 584 4.7 4 1 6 6.0 0 125 590 4.7 4
108 Jerry Penland Furman Southern 122 579 4.7 2 4 31 7.8 0 126 610 4.8 2
109 Jimmy Taylor Louisiana State SEC 117 552 4.7 8 3 17 5.7 0 120 569 4.7 8
110 Sam Woolwine Virginia Military Institute Southern 107 507 4.7 2 1 15 15.0 0 108 522 4.8 2
111 Ernie Zampese Southern California PCC 106 500 4.7 4 106 500 4.7 4
112 Jim Klisanin Wichita State MVC 107 500 4.7 6 2 14 7.0 0 109 514 4.7 6
113 Credell Green Washington PCC 95 445 4.7 4 95 445 4.7 4
114 Bobby Conner Virginia Tech Southern 82 387 4.7 2 21 10.5 0 84 408 4.9 0
115 Pete Spera George Washington Southern 74 345 4.7 1 43 43.0 0 75 388 5.2 0
116 Jim DeFabio Dayton Ind 68 322 4.7 6 47 7.8 0 74 369 5.0 0
117 Bob McAniff Cornell Ivy 66 309 4.7 2 15 206 13.7 1 81 515 6.4 3
118 Bob Schultz Minnesota Big Ten 62 290 4.7 7 86 12.3 1 69 376 5.4 1
119 Joel Wells* Clemson ACC 174 803 4.6 8 4 80 20.0 0 178 883 5.0 8
120 Bob Fee Indiana Big Ten 134 621 4.6 7 74 10.6 0 141 695 4.9 0
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
121 Ken Owen Georgia Tech SEC 107 497 4.6 2 107 497 4.6 2
122 Tom Green Pacific Ind 99 459 4.6 1 1 16 16.0 0 100 475 4.8 1
123 Larry Hickman* Baylor SWC 95 441 4.6 3 95 441 4.6 3
124 Don Flynn Houston MVC 90 412 4.6 4 90 412 4.6 4
125 Gene Newton Tulane SEC 79 361 4.6 1 71 71.0 1 80 432 5.4 1
126 Dick Dagampat Navy Ind 64 295 4.6 3 6 32 5.3 0 70 327 4.7 3
127 Melvin Dillard Purdue Big Ten 193 873 4.5 10 99 9.9 1 203 972 4.8 1
128 Don Bosseler Miami (FL) Ind 161 723 4.5 4 4 46 11.5 0 165 769 4.7 4
129 Bo Roberson Cornell Ivy 106 480 4.5 3 9 116 12.9 0 115 596 5.2 3
130 Jack Pardee Texas A&M SWC 103 463 4.5 4 103 463 4.5 4
131 Charles McCue Kansas Big 7 100 453 4.5 6 98 16.3 1 106 551 5.2 1
132 Paul Hornung Notre Dame Ind 94 420 4.5 6 3 26 8.7 0 97 446 4.6 6
133 Jim Theodore Pittsburgh Ind 91 405 4.5 2 1 16 16.0 0 92 421 4.6 2
134 Tom Fletcher Purdue Big Ten 89 398 4.5 6 61 10.2 1 95 459 4.8 1
135 Dean Derby Washington PCC 88 395 4.5 7 9 97 10.8 0 97 492 5.1 7
136 Duane Wood Oklahoma State MVC 87 393 4.5 4 5 109 21.8 2 92 502 5.5 6
137 John Bridgeman Wisconsin Big Ten 75 337 4.5 0 6 58 9.7 0 81 395 4.9 0
138 Joe Belland Arizona State BIAA 72 324 4.5 3 4 0 0.0 0 76 324 4.3 3
139 Mike Morales Army Ind 65 295 4.5 0 1 3 3.0 0 66 298 4.5 0
140 Jack Larscheid Pacific Ind 63 282 4.5 3 15 200 13.3 1 78 482 6.2 4
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
141 Billy Stacy Mississippi State SEC 138 613 4.4 6 138 613 4.4 6
142 Alex Hawkins South Carolina ACC 130 566 4.4 10 91 9.1 1 140 657 4.7 1
143 Ronnie Morris Tulsa MVC 128 559 4.4 2 9 150 16.7 4 137 709 5.2 6
144 Chuck Morrell Washington State PCC 121 528 4.4 3 11 77 7.0 0 132 605 4.6 3
145 Ray Alberigi Penn State Ind 115 506 4.4 0 4 86 21.5 1 119 592 5.0 1
146 Charles Massegee Hardin-Simmons BIAA 104 461 4.4 1 6 38 6.3 1 110 499 4.5 2
147 Jim Shanley Oregon PCC 102 453 4.4 4 9 173 19.2 1 111 626 5.6 5
148 Raymond Chilton Rice SWC 92 405 4.4 2 6 63 10.5 0 98 468 4.8 2
149 Jack Devereaux Villanova Ind 90 398 4.4 1 1 6 6.0 0 91 404 4.4 1
150 Howard Cook Colorado Big 7 90 396 4.4 3 90 396 4.4 3
151 Edward Whitehair Colgate Ind 90 395 4.4 5 3 37 12.3 0 93 432 4.6 5
152 Ned Oldham Navy Ind 90 393 4.4 3 11 237 21.5 4 101 630 6.2 7
153 George Cramer Missouri Big 7 89 393 4.4 1 1 1.0 90 394 4.4 0
154 Buford Waterhouse Drake Ind 87 387 4.4 7 10 97 9.7 2 97 484 5.0 9
155 Ed Sears Florida SEC 84 370 4.4 1 84 370 4.4 1
156 Al Carter Tennessee SEC 73 324 4.4 7 73 324 4.4 7
157 Ted Colna George Washington Southern 63 277 4.4 63 277 4.4 0
158 Kenny Nesmith Kansas State Big 7 63 275 4.4 4 60 15.0 0 67 335 5.0 0
159 Lee Hermsen Marquette Ind 58 258 4.4 1 3 4 1.3 1 61 262 4.3 2
160 Jim Joslin Harvard Ivy 52 231 4.4 2 7 77 11.0 0 59 308 5.2 2
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
161 Jim Bakhtiar Virginia ACC 203 879 4.3 3 2 15 7.5 0 205 894 4.4 3
162 Bob Cox Minnesota Big Ten 130 553 4.3 130 553 4.3 0
163 Walter Fondren Texas SWC 115 493 4.3 4 22 318 14.5 2 137 811 5.9 6
164 Don Christian Arkansas SWC 96 412 4.3 96 412 4.3 0
165 Bernie Teliszewski Boston College Ind 89 381 4.3 6 1 -6 -6.0 0 90 375 4.2 6
166 Dick Hunter North Carolina State ACC 86 369 4.3 7 85 12.1 0 93 454 4.9 0
167 Bobby Cravens Kentucky SEC 78 338 4.3 78 338 4.3 0
168 Walt Stahura Harvard Ivy 71 303 4.3 3 9 103 11.4 2 80 406 5.1 5
169 Max Kelley Alabama SEC 64 276 4.3 0 64 276 4.3 0
170 Jim Swink* Texas Christian SWC 169 706 4.2 5 23 450 19.6 2 192 1156 6.0 7
171 Charlie Sidwell William & Mary Southern 134 561 4.2 1 17 253 14.9 2 151 814 5.4 3
172 Bill Happel* Iowa Big Ten 103 430 4.2 4 103 430 4.2 4
173 Bobby Jordan Virginia Military Institute Southern 89 375 4.2 5 14 249 17.8 3 103 624 6.1 8
174 Ervin Rosera Montana Skyline 84 356 4.2 5 3 26 8.7 0 87 382 4.4 5
175 Carl Manning Georgia SEC 83 348 4.2 0 8 55 6.9 1 91 403 4.4 1
176 Don Comstock Alabama SEC 76 316 4.2 3 4 89 22.3 1 80 405 5.1 4
177 Bob Del Rosa Cincinnati Ind 57 242 4.2 3 2 65 32.5 1 59 307 5.2 4
178 Steve Ackerman Yale Ivy 128 531 4.1 7 7 50 7.1 1 135 581 4.3 8
179 Corny Salvaterra Pittsburgh Ind 123 504 4.1 6 123 504 4.1 6
180 Claude Chaney Dayton Ind 78 316 4.1 8 118 14.8 1 86 434 5.0 1
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
181 Jim Loftin Alabama SEC 72 293 4.1 2 72 293 4.1 2
182 Gene Bentley Texas Tech Ind 65 267 4.1 65 267 4.1 0
183 Al Robinson Marquette Ind 65 264 4.1 0 1 -7 -7.0 0 66 257 3.9 0
184 Stuart Vaughan Utah Skyline 64 262 4.1 6 17 245 14.4 0 81 507 6.3 6
185 Dave Whitsell Indiana Big Ten 58 240 4.1 9 72 8.0 2 67 312 4.7 2
186 Ronny Quillian Tulane SEC 156 625 4.0 156 625 4.0 0
187 Roddy Osborne Texas A&M SWC 141 568 4.0 5 141 568 4.0 5
188 Wayne Walter Colorado State Skyline 117 471 4.0 5 5 124 24.8 1 122 595 4.9 6
189 Gordy Young Stanford PCC 98 394 4.0 10 93 9.3 0 108 487 4.5 0
190 Lee Corso Florida State Ind 88 356 4.0 3 3 46 15.3 0 91 402 4.4 3
191 Buck Metts Florida State Ind 81 328 4.0 3 12 158 13.2 0 93 486 5.2 3
192 Tony Gianelly Harvard Ivy 80 316 4.0 3 1 13 13.0 0 81 329 4.1 3
193 Ralph Pfeifer Kansas State Big 7 74 296 4.0 1 9 9.0 0 75 305 4.1 0
194 Ron Lind Drake Ind 70 282 4.0 4 8 98 12.3 2 78 380 4.9 6
195 Duwayne Gandy Tulsa MVC 70 280 4.0 0 70 280 4.0 0
196 John Herrnstein Michigan Big Ten 123 475 3.9 7 123 475 3.9 7
197 Rudy Hayes* Clemson ACC 98 384 3.9 1 4 22 5.5 0 102 406 4.0 1
198 Jimmy Lugar Virginia Tech Southern 80 309 3.9 80 309 3.9 0
199 Howell Tubbs Auburn SEC 75 293 3.9 4 75 293 3.9 4
200 Ken Conger Davidson Southern 72 284 3.9 4 2 15 7.5 0 74 299 4.0 4
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
201 Jack Morris Oregon PCC 137 519 3.8 0 2 16 8.0 1 139 535 3.8 1
202 Dave Bochniowich Citadel Southern 113 424 3.8 2 1 5 5.0 0 114 429 3.8 2
203 Barry Billington UCLA PCC 106 399 3.8 3 106 399 3.8 3
204 Edward Quinn Northwestern Big Ten 94 358 3.8 94 358 3.8 0
205 Jack McTigue Brown Ivy 86 329 3.8 1 4 80 20.0 1 90 409 4.5 2
206 Larry Barnes Colorado State Skyline 84 321 3.8 1 5 69 13.8 1 89 390 4.4 2
207 Bobby Peters* Baylor SWC 78 293 3.8 3 4 27 6.8 0 82 320 3.9 3
208 Bob Dougherty Kentucky SEC 73 277 3.8 1 8 8.0 0 74 285 3.9 0
209 Wilbur Lofton Georgia SEC 71 269 3.8 1 71 269 3.8 1
210 Jim Ridlon Syracuse Ind 71 267 3.8 1 8 153 19.1 2 79 420 5.3 3
211 J.W. Brodnax Louisiana State SEC 121 452 3.7 2 13 123 9.5 0 134 575 4.3 2
212 Larry Norby Idaho PCC 96 357 3.7 3 4 38 9.5 0 100 395 4.0 3
213 Buddy Davis Richmond Southern 95 348 3.7 2 95 348 3.7 2
214 Frank Riepl Pennsylvania Ivy 103 366 3.6 2 5 33 6.6 1 108 399 3.7 3
215 Jimmy Grant Furman Southern 101 366 3.6 1 101 366 3.6 1
216 John Bauer Villanova Ind 90 327 3.6 3 9 111 12.3 2 99 438 4.4 5
217 Fred Hamilton Maryland ACC 75 269 3.6 0 6 58 9.7 0 81 327 4.0 0
218 Jim Butler Vanderbilt SEC 71 258 3.6 71 258 3.6 0
219 Harold Lewis Houston MVC 64 233 3.6 4 5 90 18.0 1 69 323 4.7 5
220 Tom Berry* Oregon State PCC 143 507 3.5 8 1 11 11.0 0 144 518 3.6 8
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
221 George Riggs Richmond Southern 118 416 3.5 5 11 180 16.4 2 129 596 4.6 7
222 Billy Smith Dayton Ind 109 380 3.5 8 71 8.9 1 117 451 3.9 1
223 Bob Harden Iowa State Big 7 70 244 3.5 5 63 12.6 0 75 307 4.1 0
224 Lon Slaughter Southern Methodist SWC 68 241 3.5 1 15 219 14.6 1 83 460 5.5 2
225 Jackie Powers Furman Southern 68 241 3.5 3 4 26 6.5 0 72 267 3.7 3
226 Joe Brodsky Florida SEC 66 233 3.5 2 66 233 3.5 2
227 Billy Lowe Wisconsin Big Ten 61 216 3.5 2 3 27 9.0 0 64 243 3.8 2
228 Joe Francis* Oregon State PCC 130 447 3.4 3 130 447 3.4 3
229 Paul Lowe* Oregon State PCC 124 427 3.4 6 1 7 7.0 0 125 434 3.5 6
230 Eddie Stevens Washington State PCC 107 360 3.4 3 5 69 13.8 0 112 429 3.8 3
231 Don Netoskie Kentucky SEC 77 263 3.4 1 40 40.0 0 78 303 3.9 0
232 John Francisco Kansas Big 7 77 263 3.4 77 263 3.4 0
233 Reuben Saage* Baylor SWC 71 243 3.4 0 71 243 3.4 0
234 Ray Masters Southern Methodist SWC 67 229 3.4 1 6 85 14.2 1 73 314 4.3 2
235 Dick Beland Brown Ivy 65 221 3.4 1 10 120 12.0 0 75 341 4.5 1
236 George Whitton Georgia SEC 65 219 3.4 2 65 219 3.4 2
237 Don Divers Virginia Tech Southern 64 216 3.4 6 62 10.3 1 70 278 4.0 1
238 Brad Howard Columbia Ivy 64 215 3.4 1 5 26 5.2 0 69 241 3.5 1
239 Keith Wilson Kansas State Big 7 103 341 3.3 1 23 23.0 0 104 364 3.5 0
240 Jimmy Hunter Missouri Big 7 91 301 3.3 91 301 3.3 0
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
241 Frank Ellwood Ohio State Big Ten 78 254 3.3 6 78 254 3.3 6
242 Roger LaBrasca Drake Ind 103 327 3.2 5 1 5 5.0 0 104 332 3.2 5
243 Jim Burke Dartmouth Ivy 58 185 3.2 1 4 63 15.8 0 62 248 4.0 1
244 Billy Austin Rutgers Ind 123 380 3.1 4 1 29 29.0 0 124 409 3.3 4
245 Bob Hazzard Cornell Ivy 75 222 3.0 3 5 29 5.8 0 80 251 3.1 3
246 Gary Johnson Idaho PCC 72 213 3.0 4 72 213 3.0 4
247 Tom Newell Drake Ind 65 190 2.9 1 65 190 2.9 1
248 Jimmy Dean Boston University Ind 59 174 2.9 1 4 37 9.3 0 63 211 3.3 1
249 George Cagliola Tulsa MVC 83 227 2.7 2 83 227 2.7 2
250 Tom Crabtree Oregon PCC 78 209 2.7 2 78 209 2.7 2
251 Jim Bourn Wichita State MVC 66 178 2.7 1 66 178 2.7 1
252 Bob Brodhead Duke ACC 66 175 2.7 2 66 175 2.7 2
253 Bob Marshall Kansas Big 7 68 175 2.6 3 68 22.7 0 71 243 3.4 0
254 Howard Willis Idaho PCC 57 146 2.6 3 57 146 2.6 3
255 Don Williams Texas Tech Ind 82 201 2.5 82 201 2.5 0
256 Boyce Smith Vanderbilt SEC 71 172 2.4 1 -8 -8.0 0 72 164 2.3 0
257 Dick Larson Minnesota Big Ten 68 148 2.2 68 148 2.2 0
258 Terry Ward Marquette Ind 57 122 2.1 0 8 91 11.4 0 65 213 3.3 0
259 Joe Morrison Cincinnati Ind 61 124 2.0 3 61 124 2.0 3
260 Billy Baker Furman Southern 78 142 1.8 2 78 142 1.8 2
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
261 Jack Ellis Northwestern Big Ten 68 121 1.8 68 121 1.8 0
262 Bill Smithers Holy Cross Ind 61 97 1.6 1 1 46 46.0 0 62 143 2.3 1
263 Ralph Hunsaker Arizona BIAA 83 124 1.5 2 83 124 1.5 2
264 John Simourian Harvard Ivy 80 117 1.5 5 80 117 1.5 5
265 Toppy Vann Georgia Tech SEC 71 97 1.4 5 71 97 1.4 5
266 Frank Ryan Rice SWC 77 101 1.3 3 77 101 1.3 3
267 Bill Borum Oklahoma State MVC 66 80 1.2 3 66 80 1.2 3
268 Claude Benham Columbia Ivy 66 54 0.8 2 66 54 0.8 2
269 Bob O'Connor Marquette Ind 62 50 0.8 1 62 50 0.8 1
270 William Gatyas Rutgers Ind 72 38 0.5 0 1 3 3.0 0 73 41 0.6 0
271 Charlie Carpenter Wake Forest ACC 69 -22 -0.3 1 69 -22 -0.3 1