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1963 Leaders

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National Champion: Texas (AP, FWAA, NFF, UPI)

Heisman Memorial Trophy: Roger Staubach (Navy)
FWAA Coach of the Year Award: Darrell Royal (Texas)

AP Preseason #1: Southern California ▪ AP Final #1: Texas

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Pass Completions

1. Don Trull (BAY) 174
2. George Mira (MIAFL) 172
3. Jerry Rhome (TLS) 150
4. Roger Staubach* (NAVY) 128
5. Bill Munson (UTST) 120
6. Dick Shiner (MD) 108
7. Tom LaFramboise (LOU) 104
8. Larry Rakestraw (GA) 103
9. Scotty Glacken (DUKE) 101
  Craig Morton (CA) 101
  Merv Holland (GW) 101
  Bob Berry (OR) 101
  Archie Roberts (COLMB) 101
14. Jack Skog (HOU) 100
  Dan Henning (WMMARY) 100
16. Junior Edge* (NC) 94
17. Tom Myers (NWEST) 93
18. Henry Schichtle (WICHST) 90
19. Ron DiGravio (PUR) 88
  Dana Kelly (DART) 88

Pass Attempts

1. George Mira (MIAFL) 334
2. Don Trull (BAY) 308
3. Jerry Rhome (TLS) 258
4. Dick Shiner (MD) 222
5. Karl Sweetan (WAKE) 218
6. Merv Holland (GW) 215
7. Larry Rakestraw (GA) 209
8. Craig Morton (CA) 207
9. Tom LaFramboise (LOU) 204
10. Scotty Glacken (DUKE) 201
  Bill Munson (UTST) 201
12. Jack Concannon (BC) 192
  Roger Staubach* (NAVY) 192
14. Gordon Queen (ORST) 183
15. Jack Skog (HOU) 182
  Rick Norton (KY) 182
  Dan Henning (WMMARY) 182
18. Hal Brandt (WI) 181
  Jerry Tucker (TXEP) 181
20. Junior Edge* (NC) 179
  Tom Myers (NWEST) 179

Pass Completion Percentage

1. Roger Staubach* (NAVY) 66.7
2. Archie Roberts (COLMB) 61.6
3. Bill Munson (UTST) 59.7
4. Dana Kelly (DART) 59.5
5. Bob Berry (OR) 59.1
6. Jerry Rhome (TLS) 58.1
7. Henry Schichtle (WICHST) 57.0
8. Don Trull (BAY) 56.5
9. Dan Henning (WMMARY) 54.9
  Jack Skog (HOU) 54.9
11. Ron DiGravio (PUR) 54.7
12. Pete Liske (PAST) 54.0
13. Tom Shannon (FL) 53.2
14. Junior Edge* (NC) 52.5
15. Tom Myers (NWEST) 52.0
16. George Mira (MIAFL) 51.5
17. Tom LaFramboise (LOU) 51.0
18. Mike Miller (OKST) 50.4
19. Scotty Glacken (DUKE) 50.2
20. Larry Zeno (UCLA) 50.0
  Howie Miller (MARSH) 50.0

Passing Yards

1. Don Trull (BAY) 2157
2. George Mira (MIAFL) 2155
3. Jerry Rhome (TLS) 1909
4. Roger Staubach* (NAVY) 1702
5. Bill Munson (UTST) 1699
6. Bob Berry (OR) 1675
7. Craig Morton (CA) 1475
8. Henry Schichtle (WICHST) 1409
9. Tom Myers (NWEST) 1398
10. Dan Henning (WMMARY) 1333
11. Jack Concannon (BC) 1328
12. Merv Holland (GW) 1312
13. Larry Rakestraw (GA) 1297
14. Gordon Queen (ORST) 1281
15. Scotty Glacken (DUKE) 1265
16. Tom LaFramboise (LOU) 1205
  Junior Edge* (NC) 1205
18. Archie Roberts (COLMB) 1184
19. Rick Norton (KY) 1177
20. Dick Shiner (MD) 1165

Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. Bob Berry (OR) 9.8
2. Henry Schichtle (WICHST) 8.9
3. Roger Staubach* (NAVY) 8.9
4. Bill Munson (UTST) 8.5
5. Tom Myers (NWEST) 7.8
6. Jerry Rhome (TLS) 7.4
7. Dan Henning (WMMARY) 7.3
8. Archie Roberts (COLMB) 7.2
9. Dana Kelly (DART) 7.2
10. Craig Morton (CA) 7.1
11. Don Trull (BAY) 7.0
12. Gordon Queen (ORST) 7.0
13. Pete Liske (PAST) 6.9
14. Jack Concannon (BC) 6.9
15. Howie Miller (MARSH) 6.9
16. Ron DiGravio (PUR) 6.9
17. Pete Beathard (SCA) 6.7
18. Junior Edge* (NC) 6.7
19. Larry Zeno (UCLA) 6.7
20. Billy Lothridge (GATECH) 6.6

Adjusted Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. Bob Berry (OR) 9.8
2. Henry Schichtle (WICHST) 9.0
3. Bill Munson (UTST) 9.0
4. Roger Staubach* (NAVY) 8.0
5. Dan Henning (WMMARY) 6.8
6. Pete Liske (PAST) 6.8
7. Ron DiGravio (PUR) 6.5
8. Don Trull (BAY) 5.9
9. Jerry Rhome (TLS) 5.9
10. Billy Lothridge (GATECH) 5.9
11. Craig Morton (CA) 5.9
12. Archie Roberts (COLMB) 5.8
13. Gordon Queen (ORST) 5.8
14. Scotty Glacken (DUKE) 5.7
15. Jack Concannon (BC) 5.6
16. Pete Beathard (SCA) 5.2
17. George Mira (MIAFL) 5.2
18. Howie Miller (MARSH) 5.1
19. Dana Kelly (DART) 5.1
20. Larry Zeno (UCLA) 4.9

Passing Interceptions

1. Rick Norton (KY) 18
2. Tom Myers (NWEST) 15
  Ronnie Smith (RICH) 15
  Jerry Tucker (TXEP) 15
5. Larry Rakestraw (GA) 14
  George Mira (MIAFL) 14
  Karl Sweetan (WAKE) 14
8. Jerry Rhome (TLS) 13
  Tom Shannon (FL) 13
  Tom LaFramboise (LOU) 13
  Don Trull (BAY) 13
12. Gordon Queen (ORST) 12
  Craig Morton (CA) 12
  Phil Caito (BU) 12
15. Merv Holland (GW) 11
  Junior Edge* (NC) 11
  Jerry Yost (WV) 11
  Rand Carter (SJST) 11
19. Tom Strain (PAC) 10
  Gary Hussion (DAYT) 10
  Dana Kelly (DART) 10
  Tom Zientek (DET) 10
  Ken Barnhill (WMI) 10
  Archie Roberts (COLMB) 10
  Rich King (SYR) 10
  Dave Mathieson (WAST) 10
  Jimmy Sidle (AUB) 10
  Jim Rossi (NCST) 10
  John Stofa (BUF) 10
  Al Burguieres (TLN) 10
  Jon Cleveland (VAND) 10
  Terry Isaacson (AF) 10

Passing Efficiency Rating

1. Bob Berry (OR) 164.0
2. Henry Schichtle (WICHST) 150.6
3. Bill Munson (UTST) 147.4
4. Roger Staubach* (NAVY) 145.9
5. Archie Roberts (COLMB) 132.2
6. Pete Liske (PAST) 126.6
7. Dan Henning (WMMARY) 126.2
8. Jerry Rhome (TLS) 123.0
9. Ron DiGravio (PUR) 122.7
10. Dana Kelly (DART) 121.8
11. Don Trull (BAY) 120.8
12. Gordon Queen (ORST) 120.4
13. Craig Morton (CA) 119.4
14. Billy Lothridge (GATECH) 117.9
15. Scotty Glacken (DUKE) 114.9
16. Tom Myers (NWEST) 111.9
17. Jack Skog (HOU) 110.6
18. Steve Tensi (FLST) 108.5
19. Howie Miller (MARSH) 108.3
20. Larry Zeno (UCLA) 107.7

Rush Attempts

1. Dave Casinelli (MEM) 219
2. Tom Vaughn (IAST) 190
3. Larry Dupree (FL) 189
4. Jimmy Sidle (AUB) 185
  Ken Willard* (NC) 185
6. Fred Beier (DET) 177
7. Tom Longsworth (MIAOH) 173
8. Roger Staubach* (NAVY) 168
9. Gary Wood (CORN) 166
10. Cosmo Iacavazzi (PRIN) 164
11. Jack Mahone (MARSH) 163
12. Terry Isaacson (AF) 162
13. Tommy Ford (TX) 160
  Tom Nowatzke (IN) 160
15. Bob Schweickert (VATECH) 155
16. Jim Grisham (OK) 153
17. Dwain Bean (NTX) 152
18. Donny Anderson (TXTECH) 146
19. Bruce Molloy (PA) 144
20. Jim Grabowski* (IL) 141

Rushing Yards

1. Dave Casinelli (MEM) 1016
2. Jimmy Sidle (AUB) 1006
3. Gale Sayers (KS) 917
4. Jack Mahone (MARSH) 884
5. Jim Grisham (OK) 861
6. Bob Schweickert (VATECH) 839
7. Mike Garrett (SCA) 833
8. Gary Wood (CORN) 818
9. Tony Lorick (AZST) 805
10. Terry Isaacson (AF) 801
11. Tom Vaughn (IAST) 795
12. Dwain Bean (NTX) 770
13. Fred Beier (DET) 766
14. Tom Nowatzke (IN) 756
15. Larry Dupree (FL) 745
16. Walt Mainer (XAV) 744
17. Ken Willard* (NC) 742
18. Tommy Ford (TX) 738
19. Jim Albert (OH) 707
20. Cosmo Iacavazzi (PRIN) 675

Rushing Yards Per Attempt

1. Tony Lorick (AZST) 7.7
2. Larry Campbell (UTST) 7.1
3. Gale Sayers (KS) 6.9
4. Charley Taylor (AZST) 6.8
5. Bill Harris (CO) 6.7
6. Walt Garrison (OKST) 6.6
7. Mike Garrett (SCA) 6.5
8. Sherman Lewis (MIST) 6.4
9. Benny Nelson (AL) 6.3
10. Rudy Johnson* (NE) 6.3
11. Walt Mainer (XAV) 6.2
12. Charlie Shaw (ORST) 6.1
13. Scott Tyler (MIAOH) 6.0
14. Ron Medved (WA) 5.9
15. Walley Mahle (SYR) 5.9
16. Hugh MacMillan (PRIN) 5.9
17. Lou Holland (WI) 5.8
18. Jim Albert (OH) 5.8
19. Pat Donnelly* (NAVY) 5.7
20. Kenny Stoudt (RICH) 5.7

Rushing Touchdowns

1. Cosmo Iacavazzi (PRIN) 14
  Dave Casinelli (MEM) 14
3. Terry Isaacson (AF) 13
4. Jimmy Sidle (AUB) 10
  Don Trull (BAY) 10
  Sonny Utz (VATECH) 10
  Tom Longsworth (MIAOH) 10
8. Ken Waldrop (ARMY) 9
  Tommy Ford (TX) 9
  Roger Staubach* (NAVY) 9
  John Sai* (NAVY) 9
  Benny Nelson (AL) 9
  Jay Cunningham (BGSU) 9
14. Archie Roberts (COLMB) 8
  Allen Jacobs (UT) 8
  Tony Lorick (AZST) 8
  Jim Grisham (OK) 8
  Bucky Stallings (NM) 8
  Larry Campbell (UTST) 8
  Fred Beier (DET) 8
  Darryl Hill (MD) 8

Receptions

1. Lawrence Elkins (BAY) 70
2. Bob Lacey* (NC) 51
3. Vern Burke (ORST) 48
  Stan Crisson (DUKE) 48
5. Darryl Hill (MD) 43
6. Bob Long (WICHST) 42
7. Nick Spinelli (MIAFL) 41
8. James Ingram (BAY) 40
  Jim Cure (MARSH) 40
10. John Parry (BROWN) 39
  Jim Curry (CIN) 39
  John Simmons (TLS) 39
13. Vince Petno (CIT) 38
14. Jim Evans (TXEP) 36
15. Jeff Jordan (TLS) 34
  Willie Brown (SCA) 34
  Ed Orr* (NAVY) 34
18. Cass Jackson (SJST) 33
  Charlie Weaver (WMMARY) 33
20. David Parks (TXTECH) 32
  Howard Twilley (TLS) 32
  Gerry Shaw (WAST) 32

Receiving Yards

1. Lawrence Elkins (BAY) 873
2. Vern Burke (ORST) 792
3. Bob Long (WICHST) 653
4. Jim Curry (CIN) 621
5. Bob Lacey* (NC) 568
6. Stan Crisson (DUKE) 559
7. Jim Cure (MARSH) 543
  John Simmons (TLS) 543
9. James Ingram (BAY) 537
10. Jim Whalen (BC) 523
11. Darryl Hill (MD) 516
12. Fred Smith (NMST) 511
13. Nick Spinelli (MIAFL) 501
14. David Parks (TXTECH) 499
15. Charlie Weaver (WMMARY) 495
16. Jim Evans (TXEP) 480
17. Walt Roberts (SJST) 477
18. Jack Schraub (CA) 467
19. John Parry (BROWN) 457
20. Rich Schwab (OR) 455

Receiving Yards Per Reception

1. Paul Krause (IA) 23.3
2. Walt Roberts (SJST) 20.7
3. Rich Schwab (OR) 20.7
4. Paul Flowers (GW) 20.5
5. Jim Whalen (BC) 20.1
6. Gary Crum (NWEST) 19.0
7. Fred Smith (NMST) 18.2
8. Scott Creelman (DART) 18.1
9. Cloyd Webb (IA) 17.7
10. Kurt Altenberg (UCLA) 17.5
11. Dick Imwalle (OR) 17.4
12. Jimmy Jones (WI) 17.2
13. Darrell Cox (KY) 16.6
  Joe Bush (VAMI) 16.6
15. Jimmy Dill (AL) 16.6
16. Hal Bedsole (SCA) 16.6
17. Vern Burke (ORST) 16.5
18. Herman Harrison (AZST) 16.1
19. Hoyt Sparks (MIAFL) 16.1
20. Chuck Logan (NWEST) 16.0

Plays From Scrimmage

1. Dave Casinelli (MEM) 221
2. Ken Willard* (NC) 204
3. Larry Dupree (FL) 197
4. Tom Vaughn (IAST) 192
5. Jimmy Sidle (AUB) 185
6. Tom Longsworth (MIAOH) 182
7. Fred Beier (DET) 180
8. Jack Mahone (MARSH) 179
9. Roger Staubach* (NAVY) 168
10. Tom Nowatzke (IN) 167
11. Gary Wood (CORN) 166
12. Cosmo Iacavazzi (PRIN) 165
  Tommy Ford (TX) 165
14. Terry Isaacson (AF) 162
15. Donny Anderson (TXTECH) 161
16. Dwain Bean (NTX) 158
17. Bob Schweickert (VATECH) 155
18. Jim Grisham (OK) 154
19. Ken Waldrop (ARMY) 149
  Bruce Molloy (PA) 149

Yards From Scrimmage

1. Gale Sayers (KS) 1072
  Jack Mahone (MARSH) 1072
3. Dave Casinelli (MEM) 1053
4. Jimmy Sidle (AUB) 1006
5. Ken Willard* (NC) 943
6. Mike Garrett (SCA) 911
7. Jim Albert (OH) 893
8. Jay Wilkinson (DUKE) 887
9. Sherman Lewis (MIST) 880
10. Tony Lorick (AZST) 874
11. Jim Grisham (OK) 872
12. Lawrence Elkins (BAY) 870
13. Bob Schweickert (VATECH) 839
14. Tom Nowatzke (IN) 837
15. Willie Brown (SCA) 835
16. Larry Dupree (FL) 830
17. Pat Donnelly* (NAVY) 821
  Dwain Bean (NTX) 821
19. Gary Wood (CORN) 818
20. Jim Gray (TOL) 813

Touchdowns From Scrimmage

1. Darryl Hill (MD) 15
2. Dave Casinelli (MEM) 14
  Cosmo Iacavazzi (PRIN) 14
4. Terry Isaacson (AF) 13
5. Jay Wilkinson (DUKE) 11
6. Jimmy Sidle (AUB) 10
  John Sai* (NAVY) 10
  Benny Nelson (AL) 10
  Ken Waldrop (ARMY) 10
  Sonny Utz (VATECH) 10
  Tom Longsworth (MIAOH) 10
  Don Trull (BAY) 10
13. Jim Albert (OH) 9
  Roger Staubach* (NAVY) 9
  Bucky Stallings (NM) 9
  Tommy Ford (TX) 9
  Bob Long (WICHST) 9
  Jay Cunningham (BGSU) 9
  Tony Lorick (AZST) 9
  Sherman Lewis (MIST) 9
  Vern Burke (ORST) 9

Total Plays

1. Don Trull (BAY) 406
2. George Mira (MIAFL) 393
3. Roger Staubach* (NAVY) 360
4. Jerry Rhome (TLS) 335
5. Jimmy Sidle (AUB) 321
6. Dick Shiner (MD) 314
7. Larry Rakestraw (GA) 311
8. Terry Isaacson (AF) 309
9. Tom LaFramboise (LOU) 297
10. Craig Morton (CA) 294
11. Jack Concannon (BC) 286
12. Archie Roberts (COLMB) 285
  Gary Wood (CORN) 285
14. Jim Rossi (NCST) 280
15. Bob Schweickert (VATECH) 271
  Karl Sweetan (WAKE) 271
17. Billy Lothridge (GATECH) 270
18. Rick Norton (KY) 269
19. Tom Shannon (FL) 265
20. Scotty Glacken (DUKE) 264

Total Yards

1. George Mira (MIAFL) 2318
2. Don Trull (BAY) 2276
3. Roger Staubach* (NAVY) 2073
4. Jerry Rhome (TLS) 1976
5. Terry Isaacson (AF) 1747
6. Bob Berry (OR) 1733
7. Jimmy Sidle (AUB) 1712
8. Bill Munson (UTST) 1709
9. Henry Schichtle (WICHST) 1611
10. Jack Concannon (BC) 1609
11. Fred Mazurek (PITT) 1595
12. Brig Owens (CIN) 1530
13. Bob Schweickert (VATECH) 1526
14. Archie Roberts (COLMB) 1525
15. Junior Edge* (NC) 1484
16. Larry Rakestraw (GA) 1467
17. Craig Morton (CA) 1432
18. Gary Wood (CORN) 1363
19. Scotty Glacken (DUKE) 1350
20. Dan Henning (WMMARY) 1302

Total Touchdowns

1. Don Trull (BAY) 23
2. Bob Berry (OR) 19
  Henry Schichtle (WICHST) 19
  Archie Roberts (COLMB) 19
5. Terry Isaacson (AF) 18
6. Gordon Queen (ORST) 16
  Roger Staubach* (NAVY) 16
8. Scotty Glacken (DUKE) 15
  Bill Munson (UTST) 15
  Jimmy Sidle (AUB) 15
11. Cosmo Iacavazzi (PRIN) 14
  Jack Concannon (BC) 14
  Dick Shiner (MD) 14
  Craig Morton (CA) 14
  Tom Wilkinson (WY) 14
  Dave Casinelli (MEM) 14
17. Billy Lothridge (GATECH) 13
  Bob Schweickert (VATECH) 13
  Dana Kelly (DART) 13
  Brig Owens (CIN) 13