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1962 Leaders

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National Champion: Southern California (AP, FWAA, NFF, UPI)

Heisman Memorial Trophy: Terry Baker (Oregon State)
FWAA Coach of the Year Award: John McKay (Southern California)

AP Preseason #1: Ohio State ▪ AP Final #1: Southern California

Year Leaders

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Passing Efficiency Rating

1. Terry Baker (Oregon State) 146.5
2. Jack Concannon (Boston College) 141.6
3. Joe Namath (Alabama) 139.1
4. Tom Myers (Northwestern) 133.3
5. Ron Vander Kelen* (Wisconsin) 131.1
6. Pete Liske (Penn State) 129.4
7. Dave Mathieson (Washington State) 127.1
8. Don Trull (Baylor) 119.6
9. Jerry Yost (West Virginia) 118.8
10. Archie Roberts (Columbia) 117.8
11. Stu McBirnie (Tulsa) 115.7
12. Junior Edge (North Carolina) 111.2
13. Sonny Gibbs (Texas Christian) 109.9
14. Billy Lothridge (Georgia Tech) 109.8
15. Jerry Woolum (Kentucky) 108.7
16. Walt Bryniarski (Xavier) 106.5
17. Gary Cuozzo (Virginia) 106.0
18. John Giles (Louisville) 105.6
19. Dick Shiner (Maryland) 105.1
20. Jim Dunda (Brown) 102.7

Receiving Yards Per Reception

1. Hal Bedsole* (Southern California) 25.1
2. Ted Watkins (Pacific) 21.4
3. Richard Williamson (Alabama) 20.5
  Red Wilkins (Alabama) 20.5
5. Artie Graham (Boston College) 20.1
6. Steve Heckard (Davidson) 20.0
7. Charlie Brendle (Citadel) 19.6
8. Gerry Shaw (Washington State) 18.7
9. Bill Craft (Rutgers) 18.5
10. Dale Keller (Arizona State) 17.9
11. Mickey Babb (Georgia) 17.7
12. Ron Allshouse (Pennsylvania) 17.7
13. Al Snyder (Holy Cross) 17.5
14. Bob Daumeyer (Xavier) 17.0
15. Jim Stewart (Navy) 16.6
16. Ronnie Goodwin (Baylor) 16.6
17. Jerry Lamb (Arkansas) 16.4
18. Bob Jencks* (Miami (OH)) 16.4
19. Don Karns (Oklahoma State) 15.6
20. Lee Calland (Louisville) 15.4