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National Champion: Ohio State (AP, FWAA, NFF, UPI)

Heisman Memorial Trophy: O.J. Simpson (Southern California)
FWAA Coach of the Year Award: Woody Hayes (Ohio State)

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348 Players

Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf G Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
1 Fred Willis Boston College Ind 9 68 498 7.3 2 15 121 8.1 2 83 619 7.5 4
2 Frank Quayle Virginia ACC 10 175 1213 6.9 12 30 426 14.2 2 205 1639 8.0 14
3 Ken Edwards Virginia Tech Ind 10 67 465 6.9 4 7 74 10.6 1 74 539 7.3 5
4 Carlos Bell Houston Ind 10 107 691 6.5 5 2 26 13.0 1 109 717 6.6 6
5 Paul Gipson Houston Ind 10 242 1550 6.4 13 3 9 3.0 0 245 1559 6.4 13
6 Donnie Shanklin Kansas Big 8 10 122 772 6.3 8 4 65 16.3 1 126 837 6.6 9
7 Duane Thomas West Texas A&M Ind 10 113 708 6.3 4 2 13 6.5 0 115 721 6.3 4
8 Jim Strong Houston Ind 10 85 538 6.3 4 2 55 27.5 1 87 593 6.8 5
9 Chris Gilbert Texas SWC 10 184 1132 6.2 13 3 75 25.0 0 187 1207 6.5 13
10 John Riggins Kansas Big 8 10 139 866 6.2 6 139 866 6.2 6
11 Bob Pernell Indiana Big Ten 10 98 606 6.2 4 3 33 11.0 1 101 639 6.3 5
12 Art Malone Arizona State WAC 10 235 1431 6.1 15 3 60 20.0 1 238 1491 6.3 16
13 Ed Podolak Iowa Big Ten 10 154 937 6.1 8 12 188 15.7 1 166 1125 6.8 9
14 Norm Bulaich Texas Christian SWC 10 82 503 6.1 8 131 16.4 1 90 634 7.0 1
15 Mercury Morris West Texas A&M Ind 10 260 1571 6.0 17 17 344 20.2 2 277 1915 6.9 19
16 Bob Campbell Penn State Ind 10 127 751 5.9 7 9 59 6.6 0 136 810 6.0 7
17 Tom Nigbur Colorado Big 8 10 67 394 5.9 6 8 31 3.9 0 75 425 5.7 6
18 Po James New Mexico State Ind 10 225 1291 5.7 12 7 48 6.9 0 232 1339 5.8 12
19 Bob Houmard Ohio MAC 10 74 419 5.7 12 14 232 16.6 7 88 651 7.4 19
20 Ted Koy Texas SWC 10 108 601 5.6 2 3 60 20.0 0 111 661 6.0 2
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf G Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
21 Bubba Brown Stanford Pac-8 10 88 492 5.6 1 2 25 12.5 0 90 517 5.7 1
22 Dickie Carter Marshall MAC 10 72 405 5.6 1 10 71 7.1 0 82 476 5.8 1
23 Ron Johnson Michigan Big Ten 10 255 1391 5.5 19 15 177 11.8 0 270 1568 5.8 19
24 Dave Hampton Wyoming WAC 10 137 749 5.5 8 9 100 11.1 2 146 849 5.8 10
25 Richard Pickens Tennessee SEC 11 133 736 5.5 2 11 96 8.7 0 144 832 5.8 2
26 Bobby Hall North Carolina State ACC 10 92 506 5.5 3 17 231 13.6 1 109 737 6.8 4
27 Bob Pfefferle Toledo MAC 92 494 5.4 3 6 49 8.2 0 98 543 5.5 3
28 Jim Kirkpatrick Purdue Big Ten 10 69 370 5.4 3 10 99 9.9 0 79 469 5.9 3
29 Lynn Moore Army Ind 10 65 348 5.4 7 18 188 10.4 1 83 536 6.5 8
30 Charlie Jarvis Army Ind 10 208 1110 5.3 11 3 28 9.3 0 211 1138 5.4 11
31 Leroy Keyes Purdue Big Ten 10 193 1003 5.2 14 33 428 13.0 1 226 1431 6.3 15
32 Dave Bennett Boston College Ind 9 156 804 5.2 10 22 276 12.5 6 178 1080 6.1 16
33 Tim Sullivan Iowa Big Ten 10 131 682 5.2 7 7 69 9.9 1 138 751 5.4 8
34 Ray Hornblower Harvard Ivy 9 126 649 5.2 5 5 66 13.2 0 131 715 5.5 5
35 Kenny Newfield Louisiana State SEC 10 85 441 5.2 2 11 115 10.5 0 96 556 5.8 2
36 Bryant Mitchell Rutgers Ind 10 238 1204 5.1 9 10 53 5.3 0 248 1257 5.1 9
37 Charlie Pittman Penn State Ind 10 186 950 5.1 14 14 196 14.0 0 200 1146 5.7 14
38 Ray Yauger Clemson ACC 10 149 760 5.1 6 10 87 8.7 1 159 847 5.3 7
39 John Isenbarger Indiana Big Ten 10 130 669 5.1 5 7 113 16.1 1 137 782 5.7 6
40 Barry Mayer Minnesota Big Ten 10 130 662 5.1 3 6 28 4.7 0 136 690 5.1 3
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf G Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
41 Billy Main Oregon State Pac-8 10 125 634 5.1 9 14 230 16.4 4 139 864 6.2 13
42 Harvey Blanks Washington Pac-8 10 99 509 5.1 9 132 14.7 0 108 641 5.9 0
43 Mike Richardson Southern Methodist SWC 10 207 1034 5.0 8 49 581 11.9 3 256 1615 6.3 11
44 Steve Worster Texas SWC 10 161 806 5.0 13 8 64 8.0 0 169 870 5.1 13
45 Bill Wightman East Carolina Southern 10 125 619 5.0 4 5 45 9.0 0 130 664 5.1 4
46 Ron Dushney Notre Dame Ind 10 108 540 5.0 4 8 117 14.6 0 116 657 5.7 4
47 Clark Beier Dartmouth Ivy 9 97 481 5.0 4 10 112 11.2 0 107 593 5.5 4
48 Frank Johnston Southern Mississippi Ind 10 77 388 5.0 4 16 189 11.8 0 93 577 6.2 4
49 O.J. Simpson* Southern California Pac-8 11 383 1880 4.9 23 26 211 8.1 0 409 2091 5.1 23
50 John LaLonde Northern Illinois Ind 10 177 866 4.9 2 4 22 5.5 0 181 888 4.9 2
51 Dave LeVeck Ohio MAC 10 175 850 4.9 11 5 79 15.8 0 180 929 5.2 11
52 Calvin Hill Yale Ivy 9 138 680 4.9 8 24 532 22.2 6 162 1212 7.5 14
53 Al Newton Syracuse Ind 10 125 618 4.9 3 2 13 6.5 0 127 631 5.0 3
54 Tom Bailey Florida State Ind 10 116 570 4.9 2 21 209 10.0 1 137 779 5.7 3
55 Herbie Phelps Louisville MVC 10 96 468 4.9 5 19 216 11.4 1 115 684 5.9 6
56 Steve Wormith Brown Ivy 9 93 455 4.9 4 8 22 2.8 0 101 477 4.7 4
57 Tony Reese North Texas MVC 10 82 404 4.9 3 9 79 8.8 0 91 483 5.3 3
58 Lynn Martin New Mexico State Ind 10 75 365 4.9 3 7 62 8.9 0 82 427 5.2 3
59 Joe Moore Missouri Big 8 10 66 322 4.9 4 3 42 14.0 0 69 364 5.3 4
60 Coley O'Brien Notre Dame Ind 10 64 314 4.9 3 16 272 17.0 4 80 586 7.3 7
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf G Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
61 Rob Young Idaho Ind 10 206 979 4.8 3 17 79 4.6 1 223 1058 4.7 4
62 Brian McCullough Princeton Ivy 9 163 778 4.8 2 31 15.5 0 165 809 4.9 0
63 Gene Rogers Baylor SWC 10 160 763 4.8 5 7 59 8.4 1 167 822 4.9 6
64 Billy Walik Villanova Ind 10 113 539 4.8 6 19 378 19.9 5 132 917 6.9 11
65 Rudy Holloman South Carolina ACC 10 111 530 4.8 1 20 238 11.9 0 131 768 5.9 1
66 Howie Williams Stanford Pac-8 10 105 499 4.8 3 3 59 19.7 1 108 558 5.2 4
67 Jim Catone Boston College Ind 9 79 383 4.8 1 11 156 14.2 2 90 539 6.0 3
68 Rick Thompson Indiana Big Ten 10 77 371 4.8 2 77 371 4.8 2
69 Don McCauley North Carolina ACC 10 75 360 4.8 2 23 313 13.6 1 98 673 6.9 3
70 Bob Gladieux Notre Dame Ind 10 152 713 4.7 12 37 442 11.9 2 189 1155 6.1 14
71 Carl Wojciechowski Washington Pac-8 10 138 651 4.7 10 138 13.8 0 148 789 5.3 0
72 Ray Jamieson Memphis MVC 10 123 573 4.7 3 1 1 1.0 0 124 574 4.6 3
73 Larry Stegent Texas A&M SWC 10 105 492 4.7 4 32 317 9.9 2 137 809 5.9 6
74 Johnny Johnson Southern Mississippi Ind 10 92 433 4.7 2 8 38 4.8 0 100 471 4.7 2
75 John Godbolt Syracuse Ind 10 68 321 4.7 6 7 68 9.7 0 75 389 5.2 6
76 Jackie Stewart Texas Tech SWC 10 69 321 4.7 0 6 64 10.7 0 75 385 5.1 0
77 Altie Taylor Utah State Ind 10 203 929 4.6 8 10 163 16.3 2 213 1092 5.1 10
78 Cleveland Dickerson Miami (OH) MAC 10 161 736 4.6 8 161 736 4.6 8
79 Larry Smith Florida SEC 8 151 690 4.6 7 13 157 12.1 0 164 847 5.2 7
80 Vic Gatto Harvard Ivy 9 149 678 4.6 5 18 179 9.9 1 167 857 5.1 6
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf G Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
81 Lloyd Pate Cincinnati MVC 10 135 623 4.6 2 32 359 11.2 2 167 982 5.9 4
82 Bob Glover Miami (OH) MAC 10 126 583 4.6 0 7 55 7.9 0 133 638 4.8 0
83 Larry Walton Arizona State WAC 10 117 541 4.6 8 8 61 7.6 0 125 602 4.8 8
84 Warren Bankston Tulane Ind 10 102 473 4.6 4 8 90 11.3 0 110 563 5.1 4
85 Ed Zak Cornell Ivy 9 72 334 4.6 2 8 99 12.4 0 80 433 5.4 2
86 Jeff Guillory Idaho Ind 10 70 321 4.6 1 20 253 12.7 0 90 574 6.4 1
87 Bill Enyart Oregon State Pac-8 10 293 1304 4.5 17 2 28 14.0 0 295 1332 4.5 17
88 Jim Otis* Ohio State Big Ten 10 219 985 4.5 17 10 82 8.2 0 229 1067 4.7 17
89 Don Nottingham Kent State MAC 10 163 727 4.5 5 4 10 2.5 0 167 737 4.4 5
90 Scott MacBean Princeton Ivy 9 122 545 4.5 122 545 4.5 0
91 Tom Christian Florida SEC 10 112 509 4.5 4 6 49 8.2 0 118 558 4.7 4
92 Steve Engel Colorado Big 8 10 110 491 4.5 3 7 147 21.0 1 117 638 5.5 4
93 Jack Dolbin Wake Forest ACC 10 76 343 4.5 1 10 132 13.2 0 86 475 5.5 1
94 Jim Cope Washington Pac-8 10 70 313 4.5 5 45 9.0 0 75 358 4.8 0
95 Billy Lovett Maryland ACC 10 217 963 4.4 7 3 32 10.7 1 220 995 4.5 8
96 Leon McQuay Tampa Ind 10 161 706 4.4 5 5 49 9.8 0 166 755 4.5 5
97 Ellis Moore Princeton Ivy 9 151 669 4.4 5 53 10.6 0 156 722 4.6 0
98 Gene Childs Texas-El Paso WAC 10 118 520 4.4 2 15 99 6.6 1 133 619 4.7 3
99 Larry Moulton Southern Mississippi Ind 10 113 497 4.4 4 15 185 12.3 1 128 682 5.3 5
100 Albie Owens West Texas A&M Ind 10 102 446 4.4 3 1 5 5.0 0 103 451 4.4 3
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf G Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
101 Jim Carter Minnesota Big Ten 10 96 423 4.4 8 9 37 4.1 2 105 460 4.4 10
102 Bob Lundquist Dartmouth Ivy 9 95 416 4.4 7 10 196 19.6 2 105 612 5.8 9
103 Ron McBride Missouri Big 8 10 83 367 4.4 3 4 97 24.3 1 87 464 5.3 4
104 Duke Chappuis Tulane Ind 10 73 319 4.4 1 1 14 14.0 0 74 333 4.5 1
105 Mack Herron Kansas State Big 8 10 71 309 4.4 3 38 592 15.6 4 109 901 8.3 7
106 Steve Owens Oklahoma Big 8 10 357 1536 4.3 21 10 94 9.4 0 367 1630 4.4 21
107 Roland Moss Toledo MAC 267 1145 4.3 13 20 235 11.8 1 287 1380 4.8 14
108 Bob Anderson Colorado Big 8 10 183 788 4.3 9 183 788 4.3 9
109 Jeff Anderson Virginia ACC 10 170 734 4.3 7 15 213 14.2 3 185 947 5.1 10
110 Greg Cook Missouri Big 8 10 161 693 4.3 4 14 103 7.4 1 175 796 4.5 5
111 Tim Majerle Western Michigan MAC 9 94 402 4.3 7 1 14 14.0 0 95 416 4.4 7
112 Mel Brown Rutgers Ind 10 74 319 4.3 0 9 120 13.3 3 83 439 5.3 3
113 Dave Wyncoop Virginia ACC 10 66 281 4.3 3 7 62 8.9 1 73 343 4.7 4
114 Bernie Kress Dayton Ind 10 231 973 4.2 11 17 259 15.2 1 248 1232 5.0 12
115 David Bookert New Mexico WAC 10 209 872 4.2 10 6 3 0.5 0 215 875 4.1 10
116 Terry Smoot Virginia Tech Ind 10 196 820 4.2 8 12 62 5.2 0 208 882 4.2 8
117 Buddy Gore Clemson ACC 10 185 776 4.2 3 2 10 5.0 0 187 786 4.2 3
118 Dom Fischer Colgate Ind 10 173 731 4.2 5 8 42 5.3 1 181 773 4.3 6
119 Charles Piggee Colorado State WAC 10 137 579 4.2 6 8 73 9.1 0 145 652 4.5 6
120 Mark Pakenham William & Mary Southern 10 129 539 4.2 3 10 113 11.3 1 139 652 4.7 4
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf G Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
121 Mickey Cureton UCLA Pac-8 10 86 365 4.2 3 86 365 4.2 3
122 Don Wade Miami (OH) MAC 10 86 358 4.2 7 86 358 4.2 7
123 Bruce Bray Northern Illinois Ind 10 75 313 4.2 2 23 246 10.7 1 98 559 5.7 3
124 Garland Wilson Kent State MAC 10 73 304 4.2 1 6 45 7.5 0 79 349 4.4 1
125 John Pittman Florida State Ind 10 66 277 4.2 0 8 27 3.4 1 74 304 4.1 1
126 Jeff Zimmerman Notre Dame Ind 10 63 267 4.2 0 4 24 6.0 0 67 291 4.3 0
127 Leo Taylor North Texas MVC 10 246 1017 4.1 9 29 443 15.3 5 275 1460 5.3 14
128 Bill Burnett Arkansas SWC 10 207 859 4.1 10 86 8.6 1 217 945 4.4 1
129 Cleve Bryant Ohio MAC 10 181 734 4.1 8 181 734 4.1 8
130 Ken Rutkowski Buffalo Ind 10 177 729 4.1 5 24 208 8.7 3 201 937 4.7 8
131 Tom Love Michigan State Big Ten 10 177 729 4.1 5 2 17 8.5 0 179 746 4.2 5
132 Tom Lemire Brown Ivy 9 172 699 4.1 2 5 24 4.8 0 177 723 4.1 2
133 Phil Asack Duke ACC 10 168 690 4.1 8 11 108 9.8 0 179 798 4.5 8
134 Bob Madden Dayton Ind 10 164 672 4.1 4 23 434 18.9 3 187 1106 5.9 7
135 Gary Fowler California Pac-8 11 162 665 4.1 9 12 108 9.0 0 174 773 4.4 9
136 Rex Kern* Ohio State Big Ten 10 131 534 4.1 8 131 534 4.1 8
137 Dan Pike Navy Ind 10 123 500 4.1 4 5 42 8.4 0 128 542 4.2 4
138 Greg Jones UCLA Pac-8 10 121 497 4.1 3 12 150 12.5 0 133 647 4.9 3
139 Warren Muir South Carolina ACC 10 112 460 4.1 5 11 115 10.5 1 123 575 4.7 6
140 Jon Staggers Missouri Big 8 10 94 385 4.1 4 19 171 9.0 0 113 556 4.9 4
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf G Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
141 Steve Farnsworth* Georgia SEC 11 82 335 4.1 3 6 27 4.5 0 88 362 4.1 3
142 Duane Porter Oklahoma State Big 8 10 75 307 4.1 2 75 307 4.1 2
143 Dick Conley Ohio MAC 10 70 285 4.1 3 1 7 7.0 0 71 292 4.1 3
144 Tom Lamb Holy Cross Ind 68 276 4.1 2 12 126 10.5 0 80 402 5.0 2
145 Rich Johnson Illinois Big Ten 10 243 973 4.0 5 10 68 6.8 0 253 1041 4.1 5
146 Steve Jutras Holy Cross Ind 161 642 4.0 7 8 56 7.0 1 169 698 4.1 8
147 Perry Williams Purdue Big Ten 10 138 553 4.0 9 7 71 10.1 0 145 624 4.3 9
148 Jim DeOrio Air Force Ind 10 110 436 4.0 5 5 33 6.6 0 115 469 4.1 5
149 Al Namanny Pacific Ind 10 108 432 4.0 2 6 38 6.3 0 114 470 4.1 2
150 Terry McMillan Missouri Big 8 10 90 357 4.0 4 90 357 4.0 4
151 McClinton Brown Colorado State WAC 10 68 269 4.0 0 3 34 11.3 0 71 303 4.3 0
152 Buz Leavitt Wake Forest ACC 10 66 261 4.0 2 9 65 7.2 1 75 326 4.3 3
153 David Brungard* Ohio State Big Ten 10 66 261 4.0 1 2 38 19.0 2 68 299 4.4 3
154 Kent Thompson Miami (OH) MAC 10 146 575 3.9 4 146 575 3.9 4
155 Eddie Silverio West Virginia Southern 10 143 559 3.9 6 7 68 9.7 1 150 627 4.2 7
156 Jim McMillan Citadel Southern 10 135 523 3.9 6 8 87 10.9 0 143 610 4.3 6
157 Denny Ferris Pittsburgh Ind 10 120 472 3.9 2 8 103 12.9 0 128 575 4.5 2
158 Saulis Zemaitis North Carolina ACC 10 119 460 3.9 1 4 68 17.0 0 123 528 4.3 1
159 Joe Bedenbaugh Citadel Southern 10 99 385 3.9 1 6 59 9.8 0 105 444 4.2 1
160 Chris Ritter Cornell Ivy 9 87 341 3.9 2 30 507 16.9 3 117 848 7.2 5
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf G Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
161 Ken Bargo Illinois Big Ten 10 76 297 3.9 1 4 26 6.5 0 80 323 4.0 1
162 Frank Nunn Utah State Ind 10 75 294 3.9 0 3 26 8.7 1 78 320 4.1 1
163 Raynard Makin Kentucky SEC 10 63 245 3.9 0 63 245 3.9 0
164 Ross Montgomery Texas Christian SWC 10 170 645 3.8 10 78 7.8 0 180 723 4.0 0
165 Dick Davis Nebraska Big 8 10 158 606 3.8 2 7 80 11.4 0 165 686 4.2 2
166 Bruce Kemp* Georgia SEC 11 149 573 3.8 4 3 5 1.7 0 152 578 3.8 4
167 Gene Detwiler Colgate Ind 10 128 486 3.8 7 5 54 10.8 1 133 540 4.1 8
168 Jesse Taylor Cincinnati MVC 10 121 456 3.8 5 31 200 6.5 2 152 656 4.3 7
169 Dave Swanson Brigham Young WAC 10 94 353 3.8 6 5 28 5.6 0 99 381 3.8 6
170 Bob Olson Northwestern Big Ten 8 90 342 3.8 1 4 63 15.8 0 94 405 4.3 1
171 James Harrison Missouri Big 8 10 85 319 3.8 7 3 49 16.3 1 88 368 4.2 8
172 Brian Dowling Yale Ivy 9 82 313 3.8 6 2 38 19.0 1 84 351 4.2 7
173 Garvie Craw Michigan Big Ten 10 81 307 3.8 1 81 307 3.8 1
174 George Kemp Minnesota Big Ten 10 75 288 3.8 0 13 124 9.5 0 88 412 4.7 0
175 Jock Johnson Iowa State Big 8 10 75 287 3.8 1 7 59 8.4 0 82 346 4.2 1
176 Johnnie Godbolt Louisville MVC 10 71 270 3.8 1 4 103 25.8 0 75 373 5.0 1
177 Pinkie Palmer Baylor SWC 10 222 818 3.7 6 7 112 16.0 0 229 930 4.1 6
178 Tony Conley Rice SWC 10 182 681 3.7 8 8 76 9.5 0 190 757 4.0 8
179 Noki Fulmaono* Arizona WAC 11 156 579 3.7 1 5 40 8.0 0 161 619 3.8 1
180 Dan Hustead* Arizona WAC 11 129 480 3.7 2 4 43 10.8 0 133 523 3.9 2
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf G Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
181 Steve Hindman Mississippi SEC 10 129 475 3.7 4 21 197 9.4 3 150 672 4.5 7
182 Joe Zelmanski Buffalo Ind 10 129 474 3.7 9 2 30 15.0 1 131 504 3.8 10
183 Roger Freeman Texas Tech SWC 10 129 471 3.7 9 19 149 7.8 2 148 620 4.2 11
184 Lee Clymer Wake Forest ACC 10 105 389 3.7 6 12 100 8.3 0 117 489 4.2 6
185 Ward Walsh Colorado Big 8 10 103 384 3.7 5 13 136 10.5 1 116 520 4.5 6
186 Monk Coleman Tampa Ind 10 93 344 3.7 2 29 311 10.7 4 122 655 5.4 6
187 Bill Byrd New Mexico State Ind 10 82 301 3.7 1 6 81 13.5 0 88 382 4.3 1
188 Cal Rogers Pacific Ind 10 80 296 3.7 3 6 46 7.7 0 86 342 4.0 3
189 Rich Bracken Princeton Ivy 9 76 278 3.7 76 278 3.7 0
190 Dan Scott* Southern California Pac-8 11 73 270 3.7 1 1 15 15.0 0 74 285 3.9 1
191 Jim O'Connor Columbia Ivy 9 71 260 3.7 1 8 114 14.3 2 79 374 4.7 3
192 Wayne Hallmark Oklahoma State Big 8 10 70 258 3.7 3 10 100 10.0 0 80 358 4.5 3
193 Tom Sowers Virginia Military Institute Southern 10 221 792 3.6 4 8 113 14.1 1 229 905 4.0 5
194 Charlie Bowers North Carolina State ACC 10 197 706 3.6 7 8 79 9.9 0 205 785 3.8 7
195 Joe Orduna Nebraska Big 8 10 186 677 3.6 10 6 38 6.3 0 192 715 3.7 10
196 Claxton Welch Oregon Pac-8 10 141 505 3.6 0 4 19 4.8 0 145 524 3.6 0
197 Bo Bowen Mississippi SEC 10 132 469 3.6 1 11 133 12.1 0 143 602 4.2 1
198 Jay McCoy Memphis MVC 10 126 454 3.6 10 11 144 13.1 0 137 598 4.4 10
199 Chuck Marks Virginia Military Institute Southern 10 118 427 3.6 1 8 170 21.3 0 126 597 4.7 1
200 Larry Brown Kansas State Big 8 10 111 402 3.6 1 13 110 8.5 0 124 512 4.1 1
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf G Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
201 Bill Schmitz Colorado State WAC 10 103 368 3.6 1 4 37 9.3 0 107 405 3.8 1
202 Wayne Todd Wisconsin Big Ten 10 100 364 3.6 0 100 364 3.6 0
203 Pat Patterson Buffalo Ind 10 101 361 3.6 3 1 10 10.0 0 102 371 3.6 3
204 Bobby Best Miami (FL) Ind 10 84 301 3.6 3 12 114 9.5 0 96 415 4.3 3
205 Pete Jilleba Alabama SEC 10 68 248 3.6 1 23 152 6.6 1 91 400 4.4 2
206 Marty Whelan Texas Christian SWC 10 69 246 3.6 9 17 1.9 0 78 263 3.4 0
207 Fred Mathews Bowling Green State MAC 10 207 733 3.5 8 14 133 9.5 1 221 866 3.9 9
208 Terry Morton William & Mary Southern 10 187 651 3.5 5 18 211 11.7 1 205 862 4.2 6
209 Butch Colson East Carolina Southern 10 180 630 3.5 8 5 16 3.2 0 185 646 3.5 8
210 Jack Klebe North Carolina State ACC 10 144 498 3.5 2 144 498 3.5 2
211 Ken Woodside Western Michigan MAC 9 134 474 3.5 3 6 41 6.8 0 140 515 3.7 3
212 Steve Molnar Utah WAC 10 127 439 3.5 2 1 3 3.0 0 128 442 3.5 2
213 Ben King Iowa State Big 8 10 124 437 3.5 2 9 108 12.0 1 133 545 4.1 3
214 Bob Levin Yale Ivy 9 102 356 3.5 4 3 45 15.0 0 105 401 3.8 4
215 Greg Broughton Stanford Pac-8 10 102 352 3.5 2 4 79 19.8 0 106 431 4.1 2
216 Dick Beard Kentucky SEC 10 90 318 3.5 3 3 24 8.0 0 93 342 3.7 3
217 John McGaffie California Pac-8 11 87 303 3.5 3 87 303 3.5 3
218 Bruce Van Ness Rutgers Ind 10 81 280 3.5 2 9 135 15.0 0 90 415 4.6 2
219 Charles Robinson Rice SWC 10 69 241 3.5 1 3 2 0.7 0 72 243 3.4 1
220 Pete Robertson Wichita State MVC 10 259 891 3.4 10 11 74 6.7 0 270 965 3.6 10
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf G Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
221 Bill Gunter Florida State Ind 10 136 465 3.4 4 7 87 12.4 2 143 552 3.9 6
222 Ed Morgan Alabama SEC 10 134 450 3.4 5 6 126 21.0 0 140 576 4.1 5
223 Don Highsmith Michigan State Big Ten 10 116 396 3.4 2 2 21 10.5 0 118 417 3.5 2
224 Richmond Flowers Tennessee SEC 8 111 375 3.4 7 25 180 7.2 0 136 555 4.1 7
225 John Smith Wisconsin Big Ten 10 100 339 3.4 0 2 14 7.0 0 102 353 3.5 0
226 Horace Miller Northern Illinois Ind 10 93 314 3.4 3 26 227 8.7 0 119 541 4.5 3
227 John King Maryland ACC 10 88 301 3.4 2 4 34 8.5 0 92 335 3.6 2
228 Don Summers Oregon State Pac-8 10 83 283 3.4 1 4 36 9.0 0 87 319 3.7 1
229 Fred Haynes Louisiana State SEC 10 80 274 3.4 1 80 274 3.4 1
230 Chuck Boyd Vanderbilt SEC 10 80 272 3.4 1 9 82 9.1 0 89 354 4.0 1
231 Paul White Texas-El Paso WAC 9 76 255 3.4 5 18 165 9.2 1 94 420 4.5 6
232 Wendell Housley Texas A&M SWC 10 75 255 3.4 0 11 98 8.9 0 86 353 4.1 0
233 Jack Reynolds Oklahoma State Big 8 10 73 248 3.4 2 73 248 3.4 2
234 Joe Williams Wyoming WAC 10 164 543 3.3 2 9 106 11.8 0 173 649 3.8 2
235 Bobby Douglass Kansas Big 8 10 148 495 3.3 12 148 495 3.3 12
236 Dickey Sowell Furman Southern 10 135 447 3.3 2 5 49 9.8 0 140 496 3.5 2
237 Mickey Ackley Pacific Ind 10 120 394 3.3 6 120 394 3.3 6
238 Bob Darby California Pac-8 11 117 386 3.3 3 8 49 6.1 0 125 435 3.5 3
239 Alvin Thomas Maryland ACC 10 110 365 3.3 3 6 41 6.8 0 116 406 3.5 3
240 Pete Moore Alabama SEC 10 103 341 3.3 1 11 104 9.5 0 114 445 3.9 1
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf G Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
241 James Street Texas SWC 10 102 340 3.3 5 102 340 3.3 5
242 Chico Kurzawski Northwestern Big Ten 10 90 299 3.3 2 13 152 11.7 1 103 451 4.4 3
243 Gene Arnette Virginia ACC 10 88 292 3.3 3 88 292 3.3 3
244 Jimmy Bennett Texas Tech SWC 10 84 281 3.3 0 8 50 6.3 0 92 331 3.6 0
245 Jim Braxton West Virginia Southern 10 83 272 3.3 1 18 276 15.3 2 101 548 5.4 3
246 Tom Cherry Penn State Ind 10 77 256 3.3 3 6 99 16.5 1 83 355 4.3 4
247 Benny Galloway South Carolina ACC 10 76 251 3.3 2 16 266 16.6 2 92 517 5.6 4
248 Cee Ellison Tulsa MVC 10 67 218 3.3 0 4 43 10.8 0 71 261 3.7 0
249 Dave Smith Utah WAC 10 65 217 3.3 2 7 62 8.9 1 72 279 3.9 3
250 John Sodaski Villanova Ind 10 181 585 3.2 10 181 585 3.2 10
251 Brad Johnson* Georgia SEC 11 156 501 3.2 5 13 47 3.6 1 169 548 3.2 6
252 Curtis Martin Air Force Ind 10 130 418 3.2 6 6 92 15.3 1 136 510 3.8 7
253 Dwight Hurston Auburn SEC 10 110 349 3.2 2 15 228 15.2 1 125 577 4.6 3
254 Bo Cornell Washington Pac-8 10 99 313 3.2 6 72 12.0 0 105 385 3.7 0
255 Allan Spear Vanderbilt SEC 10 142 438 3.1 3 13 151 11.6 1 155 589 3.8 4
256 Kerry Keith Davidson Southern 9 121 377 3.1 5 14 156 11.1 0 135 533 3.9 5
257 Ray Groth Utah WAC 10 106 331 3.1 6 106 331 3.1 6
258 Richard Lee Smith Washington State Pac-8 10 105 326 3.1 7 32 4.6 0 112 358 3.2 0
259 Paul Burlingame Columbia Ivy 9 62 192 3.1 4 7 96 13.7 0 69 288 4.2 4
260 Gayle Bomar North Carolina ACC 10 165 495 3.0 5 165 495 3.0 5
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf G Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
261 Robby Shelton Rice SWC 10 160 479 3.0 4 160 479 3.0 4
262 Jim Stallings Louisville MVC 10 85 251 3.0 2 2 14 7.0 0 87 265 3.0 2
263 Wally Hawkins Brigham Young WAC 10 71 213 3.0 0 8 84 10.5 0 79 297 3.8 0
264 Tom Daley Navy Ind 10 71 210 3.0 0 21 188 9.0 2 92 398 4.3 2
265 Joe Kellum Richmond Southern 10 166 483 2.9 3 3 14 4.7 0 169 497 2.9 3
266 Ron Burton Colgate Ind 10 164 482 2.9 7 5 64 12.8 0 169 546 3.2 7
267 Vincent Opalsky Miami (FL) Ind 10 152 446 2.9 6 12 97 8.1 0 164 543 3.3 6
268 Tommy Allen Louisiana State SEC 10 135 398 2.9 5 4 37 9.3 0 139 435 3.1 5
269 Dicky Lyons Kentucky SEC 10 134 392 2.9 8 11 201 18.3 3 145 593 4.1 11
270 Wally Oyler Louisville MVC 10 85 249 2.9 5 1 9 9.0 0 86 258 3.0 5
271 Tony D'Agata Holy Cross Ind 74 213 2.9 1 1 5 5.0 0 75 218 2.9 1
272 Tom Rippee Brigham Young WAC 10 66 190 2.9 2 4 35 8.8 0 70 225 3.2 2
273 Freddie Summers Wake Forest ACC 10 159 439 2.8 7 159 439 2.8 7
274 Wayne Francingues Tulane Ind 10 157 438 2.8 7 157 438 2.8 7
275 Ken Bailey Houston Ind 10 121 336 2.8 7 121 336 2.8 7
276 Larry Ellis Auburn SEC 10 100 278 2.8 1 7 51 7.3 0 107 329 3.1 1
277 Greg Marshall Oregon Pac-8 10 84 231 2.8 1 1 1 1.0 0 85 232 2.7 1
278 Mike Currier Auburn SEC 10 76 211 2.8 4 7 137 19.6 3 83 348 4.2 7
279 Frank Weirath San Jose State Ind 10 92 250 2.7 2 1 3 3.0 0 93 253 2.7 2
280 Mike Stripling Tulsa MVC 10 118 307 2.6 5 118 307 2.6 5
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf G Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
281 Bill Triplett Michigan State Big Ten 10 114 298 2.6 6 114 298 2.6 6
282 Bob Warmack Oklahoma Big 8 10 103 266 2.6 5 103 266 2.6 5
283 Cornelius Davis Kansas State Big 8 10 86 225 2.6 5 14 125 8.9 2 100 350 3.5 7
284 Bub Deerinwater Oklahoma State Big 8 10 71 187 2.6 2 6 61 10.2 0 77 248 3.2 2
285 Jackie Eckdahl Florida SEC 10 66 174 2.6 0 1 29 29.0 0 67 203 3.0 0
286 Tommy Boutwell Southern Mississippi Ind 10 135 331 2.5 8 1 2 2.0 0 136 333 2.4 8
287 Steve Lindell Army Ind 10 104 261 2.5 2 104 261 2.5 2
288 Steve Jones Toledo MAC 89 220 2.5 1 89 220 2.5 1
289 Gene Crislip Furman Southern 10 75 191 2.5 0 5 34 6.8 0 80 225 2.8 0
290 Del Carmichael Washington State Pac-8 10 73 180 2.5 20 95 4.8 0 93 275 3.0 0
291 John Warder Iowa State Big 8 10 151 355 2.4 3 151 355 2.4 3
292 Gary Baxter Air Force Ind 10 108 263 2.4 7 108 263 2.4 7
293 Loy Hayes New Mexico State Ind 10 98 238 2.4 0 98 238 2.4 0
294 Charlie Jones Marshall MAC 10 75 175 2.3 0 17 202 11.9 2 92 377 4.1 2
295 Bob Gresham West Virginia Southern 10 71 160 2.3 2 7 99 14.1 1 78 259 3.3 3
296 Harry Gonso Indiana Big Ten 10 151 323 2.1 4 1 16 16.0 0 152 339 2.2 4
297 Rick Beitler New Mexico WAC 10 149 315 2.1 1 149 315 2.1 1
298 Bill Montgomery Arkansas SWC 10 116 239 2.1 116 239 2.1 0
299 Al Kincaid Virginia Tech Ind 10 104 208 2.0 1 104 208 2.0 1
300 Danny Pierce Memphis MVC 10 102 202 2.0 7 102 202 2.0 7
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf G Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
301 Joe Matulich Texas Tech SWC 10 93 186 2.0 3 93 186 2.0 3
302 John Beeson Wichita State MVC 10 80 160 2.0 0 3 56 18.7 0 83 216 2.6 0
303 Bill Bolden UCLA Pac-8 10 72 142 2.0 4 72 142 2.0 4
304 Dennis Brown Michigan Big Ten 10 115 215 1.9 1 115 215 1.9 1
305 Archie Manning Mississippi SEC 10 110 208 1.9 5 1 -2 -2.0 0 111 206 1.9 5
306 Tommy Pharr Mississippi State SEC 10 141 239 1.7 3 3 8 2.7 0 144 247 1.7 3
307 John Harrington Oregon Pac-8 10 69 114 1.7 1 69 114 1.7 1
308 Tommy Suggs South Carolina ACC 10 71 114 1.6 3 1 20 20.0 0 72 134 1.9 3
309 Larry Lawrence Iowa Big Ten 10 104 161 1.5 10 104 161 1.5 10
310 Marty Domres Columbia Ivy 9 153 198 1.3 6 0 6 0 153 204 1.3 6
311 Ronnie Johnson Oklahoma State Big 8 10 127 166 1.3 1 127 166 1.3 1
312 Dave Shelbourne Northwestern Big Ten 10 118 156 1.3 1 1 8 8.0 0 119 164 1.4 1
313 Roy Winters West Texas A&M Ind 10 68 90 1.3 1 68 90 1.3 1
314 Bob Naponic Illinois Big Ten 10 147 171 1.2 5 147 171 1.2 5
315 Denny Mason Buffalo Ind 10 85 99 1.2 0 85 99 1.2 0
316 Bill Feraco Michigan State Big Ten 10 63 78 1.2 7 63 78 1.2 7
317 Randy Humphries California Pac-8 11 115 130 1.1 4 115 130 1.1 4
318 Leo Hart Duke ACC 10 102 102 1.0 3 102 102 1.0 3
319 Wes Meeteer William & Mary Southern 10 131 112 0.9 2 131 112 0.9 2
320 John Ryan Wisconsin Big Ten 10 84 73 0.9 3 84 73 0.9 3
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf G Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
321 Mike Cavan* Georgia SEC 11 114 67 0.6 4 114 67 0.6 4
322 Steve Sogge* Southern California Pac-8 11 84 49 0.6 0 84 49 0.6 0
323 Jim Plunkett Stanford Pac-8 10 80 47 0.6 6 80 47 0.6 6
324 Tony Passander Citadel Southern 10 149 76 0.5 5 149 76 0.5 5
325 Bryan Marini Brown Ivy 9 82 40 0.5 2 1 -11 -11.0 0 83 29 0.3 2
326 John Miller Vanderbilt SEC 10 82 33 0.4 2 82 33 0.4 2
327 Mark Mowatt Holy Cross Ind 68 30 0.4 0 68 30 0.4 0
328 George Lalich Harvard Ivy 9 81 30 0.4 4 81 30 0.4 4
329 Gordon Slade Davidson Southern 9 73 21 0.3 3 73 21 0.3 3
330 Mark Boudeaux Western Michigan MAC 9 65 10 0.2 1 65 10 0.2 1
331 Edd Hargett Texas A&M SWC 10 85 9 0.1 2 85 9 0.1 2
332 Ted Fay Texas Christian SWC 10 84 3 0.0 84 3 0.0 0
333 Mike Sherwood West Virginia Southern 10 91 -15 -0.2 4 91 -15 -0.2 4
334 Bill Robertson Cornell Ivy 9 57 -18 -0.3 4 57 -18 -0.3 4
335 Mike McNallen Navy Ind 10 83 -33 -0.4 4 83 -33 -0.4 4
336 Bubba Wyche Tennessee SEC 11 104 -37 -0.4 1 104 -37 -0.4 1
337 Jim Nader UCLA Pac-8 10 68 -35 -0.5 1 68 -35 -0.5 1
338 Dave Havern Pittsburgh Ind 10 93 -54 -0.6 2 1 -4 -4.0 0 94 -58 -0.6 2
339 Greg Cook Cincinnati MVC 10 96 -62 -0.6 5 96 -62 -0.6 5
340 Phil O'Neil Holy Cross Ind 76 -51 -0.7 3 1 13 13.0 0 77 -38 -0.5 3
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf G Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
341 John Pappas Utah State Ind 10 87 -77 -0.9 4 87 -77 -0.9 4
342 Ernie Sigler Nebraska Big 8 10 65 -67 -1.0 0 65 -67 -1.0 0
343 Chuck Hixson Southern Methodist SWC 10 88 -108 -1.2 6 88 -108 -1.2 6
344 Steve Olson Idaho Ind 10 99 -132 -1.3 5 99 -132 -1.3 5
345 Murphy Sprinkel Virginia Military Institute Southern 10 93 -157 -1.7 2 93 -157 -1.7 2
346 David Olivo Miami (FL) Ind 10 81 -155 -1.9 0 81 -155 -1.9 0
347 Jim DelGaizo Tampa Ind 10 65 -129 -2.0 2 34 496 14.6 5 99 367 3.7 7
348 Steve Trustdorf Kent State MAC 10 66 -273 -4.1 1 66 -273 -4.1 1