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1964 Receiving Stats

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National Champions: Alabama (AP, UPI), Arkansas (FWAA), Notre Dame (NFF)

Heisman Memorial Trophy: John Huarte (Notre Dame)
FWAA Coach of the Year Award: Ara Parseghian (Notre Dame)

AP Preseason #1: Mississippi ▪ AP Final #1: Alabama

  • Players sorted by Yds/Rec (minimum 1.875 Rec/G).
  • An asterisk (*) after a player's name indicates bowl stats are included.
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126 Players

Receiving Rushing Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf Rec Yds Avg TD Att Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
1 Joe Chapman Idaho Ind 20 508 25.4 3 20 508 25.4 3
2 Bill Cronin Boston College Ind 19 389 20.5 1 19 389 20.5 1
3 Kent Kramer Minnesota Big Ten 17 342 20.1 4 17 342 20.1 4
4 Peter Beaulieu Colgate Ind 18 347 19.3 3 1 5 5.0 0 19 352 18.5 3
5 Jack Snow Notre Dame Ind 60 1114 18.6 9 60 1114 18.6 9
6 Rod Sherman Southern California AAWU 24 446 18.6 5 35 234 6.7 1 59 680 11.5 6
7 Larry Todd Arizona State WAC 35 633 18.1 5 48 247 5.1 1 83 880 10.6 6
8 Chuck Hughes Texas-El Paso Ind 34 616 18.1 2 1 3 3.0 35 619 17.7 2
9 John Pease* Utah WAC 23 406 17.7 2 10 55 5.5 0 33 461 14.0 2
10 Ben Hawkins Arizona State WAC 42 719 17.1 5 25 123 4.9 2 67 842 12.6 7
11 Lawrence Elkins Baylor SWC 50 851 17.0 7 1 1 1.0 0 51 852 16.7 7
12 Corky Sullivan Oregon AAWU 32 541 16.9 4 32 541 16.9 4
13 Fred Biletnikoff* Florida State Ind 70 1179 16.8 15 2 2 1.0 0 72 1181 16.4 15
14 John Hilton Richmond Southern 33 554 16.8 6 33 554 16.8 6
15 Mike Haffner UCLA AAWU 31 515 16.6 1 20 31 1.6 0 51 546 10.7 1
16 Robert MacLeod Dartmouth Ivy 25 413 16.5 1 25 413 16.5 1
17 Roy Jefferson* Utah WAC 24 395 16.5 2 24 395 16.5 2
18 Darryl Alleman Wyoming WAC 32 519 16.2 3 32 519 16.2 3
19 Eddie Fletcher Tulsa MVC 23 371 16.1 1 23 371 16.1 1
20 Tommy Inman Mississippi State SEC 21 338 16.1 2 21 338 16.1 2
Receiving Rushing Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf Rec Yds Avg TD Att Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
21 Phil Sheridan Notre Dame Ind 20 320 16.0 1 20 320 16.0 1
22 Roger Dennis Columbia Ivy 33 524 15.9 6 7 17 2.4 0 40 541 13.5 6
23 Karl Noonan Iowa Big Ten 59 933 15.8 4 2 19 9.5 0 61 952 15.6 4
24 Bruce Smith Brigham Young WAC 30 470 15.7 3 30 470 15.7 3
25 John Erisman Miami (OH) MAC 25 392 15.7 2 25 392 15.7 2
26 Tommy Marvin Virginia Tech Southern 21 330 15.7 3 21 330 15.7 3
27 Jimmy Jones Wisconsin Big Ten 34 529 15.6 4 34 529 15.6 4
28 Gene Washington Michigan State Big Ten 35 542 15.5 5 35 542 15.5 5
29 Hartwell Menefee New Mexico State Ind 24 373 15.5 3 5 6 1.2 0 29 379 13.1 3
30 Mike Sears Pacific Ind 28 429 15.3 2 28 429 15.3 2
31 Bob Trumpy Illinois Big Ten 28 428 15.3 2 28 428 15.3 2
32 Rick Kestner Kentucky SEC 42 639 15.2 6 42 639 15.2 6
33 Fred Gissendaner Kent State MAC 17 258 15.2 1 32 232 7.3 2 49 490 10.0 3
34 Ken Hodge Baylor SWC 35 528 15.1 5 35 528 15.1 5
35 Ronnie Jackson North Carolina ACC 34 512 15.1 5 34 512 15.1 5
36 Fritz Greenlee Air Force Ind 23 343 14.9 3 1 -9 -9.0 0 24 334 13.9 3
37 Frank Dwyer Miami (OH) MAC 20 297 14.9 2 20 297 14.9 2
38 Dick Bills Citadel Southern 26 385 14.8 0 26 385 14.8 0
39 Jerry Smith Arizona State WAC 42 618 14.7 5 42 618 14.7 5
40 Rich O'Hara Iowa Big Ten 32 469 14.7 4 32 469 14.7 4
Receiving Rushing Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf Rec Yds Avg TD Att Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
41 Kenny Last Minnesota Big Ten 21 308 14.7 2 2 5 2.5 0 23 313 13.6 2
42 Brent Roberts Tulsa MVC 28 408 14.6 5 28 408 14.6 5
43 John Henderson Michigan Big Ten 27 393 14.6 3 27 393 14.6 3
44 Bo Rein Ohio State Big Ten 22 320 14.5 1 73 281 3.8 2 95 601 6.3 3
45 Al MacFarlane Louisville MVC 31 446 14.4 2 74 212 2.9 2 105 658 6.3 4
46 Charles Casey Florida SEC 47 673 14.3 4 47 673 14.3 4
47 Charles Campbell Texas Christian SWC 35 502 14.3 1 35 502 14.3 1
48 Jim Cure Marshall MAC 27 387 14.3 1 27 387 14.3 1
49 Jim Lindsey* Arkansas SWC 27 385 14.3 2 94 505 5.4 3 121 890 7.4 5
50 Milt Clegg* West Virginia Southern 31 437 14.1 4 31 437 14.1 4
51 Rich Cameron Wake Forest ACC 29 410 14.1 1 29 410 14.1 1
52 Bob Kenney Yale Ivy 19 268 14.1 1 19 268 14.1 1
53 Rickie Harris Arizona WAC 28 391 14.0 1 19 68 3.6 0 47 459 9.8 1
54 Jack Himebauch Miami (OH) MAC 27 379 14.0 4 27 379 14.0 4
55 Sam Champi Army Ind 25 347 13.9 1 25 347 13.9 1
56 Bill Huber Penn State Ind 25 347 13.9 1 25 347 13.9 1
57 Allen Melikian Pacific Ind 24 334 13.9 0 48 244 5.1 1 72 578 8.0 1
58 Tim Crawford Furman Southern 23 319 13.9 1 23 319 13.9 1
59 Jack Emmer Rutgers Ind 22 306 13.9 1 22 306 13.9 1
60 Jim Morel Purdue Big Ten 18 250 13.9 1 18 250 13.9 1
Receiving Rushing Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf Rec Yds Avg TD Att Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
61 Bill Malinchak Indiana Big Ten 46 634 13.8 5 46 634 13.8 5
62 Kurt Altenberg UCLA AAWU 31 428 13.8 6 31 428 13.8 6
63 Joe Carazo Wake Forest ACC 22 302 13.7 0 30 72 2.4 0 52 374 7.2 0
64 Ray Palm Oregon AAWU 42 570 13.6 4 42 570 13.6 4
65 Bill Rikard Davidson Southern 19 258 13.6 0 19 258 13.6 0
66 Hal Wantland Tennessee SEC 21 284 13.5 1 102 222 2.2 4 123 506 4.1 5
67 Jim Scott Duke ACC 29 388 13.4 1 29 388 13.4 1
68 Tom Coughlin Miami (FL) Ind 22 294 13.4 1 22 294 13.4 1
69 Steve Bunker Oregon AAWU 29 385 13.3 5 29 385 13.3 5
70 Don Floyd* Florida State Ind 46 608 13.2 1 46 608 13.2 1
71 Fred Hill Southern California AAWU 33 436 13.2 2 33 436 13.2 2
72 Jim Greth Air Force Ind 33 436 13.2 2 33 436 13.2 2
73 Johnny Gresham Georgia Tech Ind 22 290 13.2 0 99 437 4.4 4 121 727 6.0 4
74 Herb Carr North Texas MVC 19 251 13.2 1 19 251 13.2 1
75 Bennett Baldwin Vanderbilt SEC 20 261 13.1 1 20 261 13.1 1
76 Jim Whalen Boston College Ind 31 398 12.8 3 1 -3 -3.0 0 32 395 12.3 3
77 Jack Rogan Toledo MAC 27 345 12.8 1 27 345 12.8 1
78 Tony Giacobazzi Iowa Big Ten 29 363 12.5 0 29 363 12.5 0
79 Howard Twilley Tulsa MVC 95 1178 12.4 13 95 1178 12.4 13
80 Donny Anderson Texas Tech SWC 32 396 12.4 4 211 966 4.6 3 243 1362 5.6 7
Receiving Rushing Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf Rec Yds Avg TD Att Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
81 Harlan Lane Baylor SWC 32 393 12.3 1 32 393 12.3 1
82 Tom Blanchfield California AAWU 26 320 12.3 2 91 293 3.2 117 613 5.2 2
83 Jack Schraub California AAWU 52 633 12.2 2 52 633 12.2 2
84 Dick Absher Maryland ACC 22 268 12.2 1 22 268 12.2 1
85 Bob Donohue Columbia Ivy 26 313 12.0 1 26 313 12.0 1
86 Bob Hadrick Purdue Big Ten 37 441 11.9 3 37 441 11.9 3
87 Robert Stock Ohio State Big Ten 18 215 11.9 1 18 215 11.9 1
88 Doug Moreau Louisiana State SEC 33 391 11.8 4 33 391 11.8 4
89 Carl Lockhart North Texas MVC 29 341 11.8 1 44 169 3.8 1 73 510 7.0 2
90 Olvin Moreland* Oregon State AAWU 39 457 11.7 1 5 84 16.8 0 44 541 12.3 1
91 Cas Banaszek Northwestern Big Ten 27 317 11.7 0 27 317 11.7 0
92 Ray Patterson Wichita State MVC 26 304 11.7 5 36 85 2.4 0 62 389 6.3 5
93 Ray Farmer Memphis Ind 19 222 11.7 0 2 5 2.5 0 21 227 10.8 0
94 John Parry Brown Ivy 30 348 11.6 2 30 348 11.6 2
95 Jerry Mosher California AAWU 37 427 11.5 5 0 41 37 468 12.6 5
96 John Mason Stanford AAWU 22 250 11.4 0 22 250 11.4 0
97 Tommy Tolleson Alabama SEC 22 248 11.3 2 22 248 11.3 2
98 John Brotherton Texas A&M SWC 20 226 11.3 0 20 226 11.3 0
99 Lee Woltman Colgate Ind 17 192 11.3 0 102 402 3.9 2 119 594 5.0 2
100 Roger Whitehead Louisville MVC 33 370 11.2 0 2 4 2.0 0 35 374 10.7 0
Receiving Rushing Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf Rec Yds Avg TD Att Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
101 Billy Uzzell Texas A&M SWC 22 246 11.2 1 22 246 11.2 1
102 J.R. Wilburn South Carolina ACC 21 236 11.2 0 21 236 11.2 0
103 Bob Stohrer Rutgers Ind 21 235 11.2 1 21 235 11.2 1
104 John Pincavage Virginia ACC 30 331 11.0 1 48 202 4.2 2 78 533 6.8 3
105 Mike Bailey North Texas MVC 23 245 10.7 3 23 245 10.7 3
106 Phil Norton Navy Ind 19 201 10.6 0 19 201 10.6 0
107 Bob Daugherty Tulsa MVC 48 498 10.4 4 77 456 5.9 5 125 954 7.6 9
108 Bill Carty Furman Southern 21 219 10.4 3 21 219 10.4 3
109 Mickey Settle Louisville MVC 20 199 10.0 0 20 199 10.0 0
110 Bill Symons Colorado Big 8 27 267 9.9 0 24 97 4.0 0 51 364 7.1 0
111 Aaron Brown Minnesota Big Ten 27 267 9.9 2 27 267 9.9 2
112 Lanis O'Steen Tulane SEC 24 232 9.7 1 24 232 9.7 1
113 Charles Drulis Duke ACC 20 193 9.7 4 20 193 9.7 4
114 Ed Orr Navy Ind 31 299 9.6 0 2 0 0.0 0 33 299 9.1 0
115 Mike Dennis* Mississippi SEC 29 276 9.5 2 134 571 4.3 4 163 847 5.2 6
116 Allen Brown* Mississippi SEC 24 229 9.5 0 24 229 9.5 0
117 Clarence Spencer Louisville MVC 21 197 9.4 2 21 197 9.4 2
118 Bob Mudie Rutgers Ind 20 187 9.4 1 79 246 3.1 0 99 433 4.4 1
119 Ken Willard North Carolina ACC 24 219 9.1 1 228 835 3.7 8 252 1054 4.2 9
120 Henry Burch Toledo MAC 47 412 8.8 1 47 412 8.8 1
Receiving Rushing Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf Rec Yds Avg TD Att Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
121 Wally Grant Harvard Ivy 20 175 8.8 0 93 278 3.0 2 113 453 4.0 2
122 Steve Smith Davidson Southern 20 173 8.7 1 145 761 5.2 5 165 934 5.7 6
123 John Owens San Jose State Ind 19 164 8.6 0 25 94 3.8 0 44 258 5.9 0
124 Ron Acks Illinois Big Ten 24 198 8.3 0 49 158 3.2 1 73 356 4.9 1
125 Tom Relles California AAWU 30 233 7.8 0 145 519 3.6 175 752 4.3 0
126 Harvey Rubin Columbia Ivy 17 124 7.3 1 17 124 7.3 1