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National Champions: Nebraska (AP, FWAA), Texas (NFF, UPI), Ohio State (NFF)

Heisman Memorial Trophy: Jim Plunkett (Stanford)
FWAA Coach of the Year Award: Alex Agase (Northwestern)

AP Preseason #1: Ohio State ▪ AP Final #1: Nebraska

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357 Players

Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
1 Fred Henry New Mexico WAC 113 829 7.3 7 10 73 7.3 0 123 902 7.3 7
2 Roger Lawson Western Michigan MAC 168 1205 7.2 13 4 47 11.8 0 172 1252 7.3 13
3 Nate McCall New Mexico WAC 103 716 7.0 5 9 107 11.9 0 112 823 7.3 5
4 Eddie Steward San Diego State PCAA 84 580 6.9 3 5 36 7.2 0 89 616 6.9 3
5 Robert Newhouse Houston Ind 123 788 6.4 5 2 4 2.0 0 125 792 6.3 5
6 Sam Cunningham Southern California Pac-8 76 488 6.4 5 16 167 10.4 2 92 655 7.1 7
7 Bob Duncan Citadel Southern 139 881 6.3 10 1 16 16.0 0 140 897 6.4 10
8 Jim Kirby Long Beach State PCAA 135 856 6.3 9 3 91 30.3 1 138 947 6.9 10
9 Joe Wylie Oklahoma Big 8 159 984 6.2 12 2 42 21.0 1 161 1026 6.4 13
10 Bob Gresham West Virginia Ind 140 866 6.2 7 8 94 11.8 1 148 960 6.5 8
11 Jessie Mims New Mexico State Ind 77 479 6.2 4 5 86 17.2 0 82 565 6.9 4
12 Phil Mosser* William & Mary Southern 212 1286 6.1 9 13 139 10.7 0 225 1425 6.3 9
13 Tommy Mozisek Houston Ind 153 935 6.1 11 1 10 10.0 0 154 945 6.1 11
14 Jimmy Quinn Virginia Tech Ind 71 433 6.1 5 30 481 16.0 1 101 914 9.0 6
15 Hank Bjorklund Princeton Ivy 179 1081 6.0 7 3 30 10.0 1 182 1111 6.1 8
16 Jim Bertelsen Texas SWC 148 891 6.0 13 6 89 14.8 0 154 980 6.4 13
17 Paul Gowen Memphis MVC 145 868 6.0 6 10 189 18.9 0 155 1057 6.8 6
18 Leo Hayden* Ohio State Big Ten 132 767 5.8 3 1 20 20.0 0 133 787 5.9 3
19 Ward Walsh Colorado Big 8 117 679 5.8 3 5 25 5.0 1 122 704 5.8 4
20 Pat Carroll Furman Southern 104 602 5.8 8 6 49 8.2 0 110 651 5.9 8
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
21 Rod Foster Harvard Ivy 66 383 5.8 8 66 383 5.8 8
22 Steve Crislip Furman Southern 152 871 5.7 8 7 102 14.6 2 159 973 6.1 10
23 Ben Chavis Citadel Southern 79 451 5.7 3 3 31 10.3 0 82 482 5.9 3
24 Dave Brungard Alabama SEC 73 418 5.7 4 20 201 10.1 1 93 619 6.7 5
25 Jim Anderson Oregon Pac-8 69 390 5.7 3 17 140 8.2 0 86 530 6.2 3
26 Steve Worster Texas SWC 160 898 5.6 14 1 11 11.0 0 161 909 5.6 14
27 Lydell Mitchell Penn State Ind 134 751 5.6 6 9 110 12.2 0 143 861 6.0 6
28 Bobby Thomas Arizona State WAC 165 900 5.5 7 1 4 4.0 0 166 904 5.4 7
29 James Harrison Missouri Big 8 127 702 5.5 4 12 92 7.7 0 139 794 5.7 4
30 Brent McClanahan Arizona State WAC 85 470 5.5 3 6 78 13.0 2 91 548 6.0 5
31 Dave Buchanan Arizona State WAC 85 468 5.5 4 4 67 16.8 2 89 535 6.0 6
32 Dick James Cincinnati Ind 73 401 5.5 1 1 20 20.0 0 74 421 5.7 1
33 John Riggins Kansas Big 8 209 1131 5.4 12 7 44 6.3 2 216 1175 5.4 14
34 Pete Wood West Virginia Ind 131 713 5.4 5 20 135 6.8 2 151 848 5.6 7
35 Marv Kendricks UCLA Pac-8 107 573 5.4 6 2 15 7.5 0 109 588 5.4 6
36 Gene Comella Boston College Ind 100 540 5.4 1 3 -14 -4.7 0 103 526 5.1 1
37 Dick Jauron Yale Ivy 182 962 5.3 9 9 126 14.0 0 191 1088 5.7 9
38 Todd Bushnell* William & Mary Southern 143 760 5.3 5 9 88 9.8 1 152 848 5.6 6
39 Jon Keyworth Colorado Big 8 125 667 5.3 9 1 7 7.0 0 126 674 5.3 9
40 Rex Kern* Ohio State Big Ten 112 597 5.3 7 112 597 5.3 7
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
41 Ted DeMars Harvard Ivy 96 512 5.3 3 5 105 21.0 2 101 617 6.1 5
42 Steve Wold Tennessee SEC 84 449 5.3 0 1 6 6.0 0 85 455 5.4 0
43 Gerry Hart Brown Ivy 77 407 5.3 2 1 13 13.0 0 78 420 5.4 2
44 Bobby Davis Texas Christian SWC 69 363 5.3 3 7 2.3 0 72 370 5.1 0
45 Don McCauley* North Carolina ACC 360 1863 5.2 22 15 235 15.7 2 375 2098 5.6 24
46 Sam Scarber New Mexico WAC 184 961 5.2 13 7 27 3.9 0 191 988 5.2 13
47 Phil Hatch Texas-El Paso WAC 151 785 5.2 9 11 138 12.5 0 162 923 5.7 9
48 Monroe Eley Arizona State WAC 141 739 5.2 2 6 76 12.7 0 147 815 5.5 2
49 Miles Langehennig Texas Tech SWC 90 468 5.2 5 2 7 3.5 0 92 475 5.2 5
50 Jake Green Colorado State WAC 89 463 5.2 3 32 459 14.3 0 121 922 7.6 3
51 Brent Cunningham Georgia Tech Ind 144 740 5.1 5 13 128 9.8 2 157 868 5.5 7
52 Ed Marinaro Cornell Ivy 285 1425 5.0 12 11 129 11.7 2 296 1554 5.3 14
53 Steve Cowan Cincinnati Ind 239 1197 5.0 9 3 30 10.0 0 242 1227 5.1 9
54 Johnny Musso Alabama SEC 226 1137 5.0 8 30 160 5.3 1 256 1297 5.1 9
55 Gary Bonner Brown Ivy 135 674 5.0 5 2 10 5.0 0 137 684 5.0 5
56 Bill Byrd New Mexico State Ind 98 488 5.0 3 14 188 13.4 3 112 676 6.0 6
57 Stahle Vincent Rice SWC 91 453 5.0 1 3 33 11.0 0 94 486 5.2 1
58 Russ Garber Arkansas SWC 81 409 5.0 1 8 41 5.1 0 89 450 5.1 1
59 Bill Gatti Louisville MVC 191 941 4.9 3 11 135 12.3 0 202 1076 5.3 3
60 Doug Blake Princeton Ivy 130 634 4.9 1 9 77 8.6 1 139 711 5.1 2
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
61 Les Strayhorn East Carolina Southern 120 588 4.9 2 2 30 15.0 0 122 618 5.1 2
62 Larry Hargrave Texas Tech SWC 112 553 4.9 3 6 95 15.8 1 118 648 5.5 4
63 Tom Jesuikaitis Louisville MVC 100 485 4.9 4 3 23 7.7 0 103 508 4.9 4
64 Wallace Clark Auburn SEC 86 422 4.9 5 22 211 9.6 0 108 633 5.9 5
65 John Dobbins Virginia Tech Ind 74 365 4.9 3 6 52 8.7 0 80 417 5.2 3
66 Larry Hopkins Wake Forest ACC 203 984 4.8 5 203 984 4.8 5
67 Ralph Thompson West Texas A&M Ind 175 848 4.8 10 16 126 7.9 2 191 974 5.1 12
68 John Short Dartmouth Ivy 165 787 4.8 11 25 395 15.8 4 190 1182 6.2 15
69 Franco Harris Penn State Ind 142 675 4.8 8 6 66 11.0 0 148 741 5.0 8
70 Johnny Ribet Davidson Southern 131 625 4.8 5 14 200 14.3 0 145 825 5.7 5
71 Joe Moore Missouri Big 8 127 610 4.8 6 3 31 10.3 0 130 641 4.9 6
72 Tim Todd California Pac-8 123 587 4.8 6 16 238 14.9 2 139 825 5.9 8
73 Joe Wilson Holy Cross Ind 102 492 4.8 6 4 98 24.5 1 106 590 5.6 7
74 Billy Ray Rice South Carolina ACC 83 401 4.8 6 4 42 10.5 1 87 443 5.1 7
75 Doug McCutchen Texas Tech SWC 227 1068 4.7 3 9 103 11.4 1 236 1171 5.0 4
76 Otis Armstrong Purdue Big Ten 213 1009 4.7 2 13 148 11.4 1 226 1157 5.1 3
77 Fred Riley Idaho Ind 187 879 4.7 8 20 208 10.4 1 207 1087 5.3 9
78 Larry Moulton Southern Mississippi Ind 164 778 4.7 9 15 109 7.3 1 179 887 5.0 10
79 Bob Ewen Washington State Pac-8 142 667 4.7 1 10 102 10.2 0 152 769 5.1 1
80 Ron James New Mexico State Ind 135 641 4.7 4 4 46 11.5 0 139 687 4.9 4
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
81 Jerry Mauro Richmond Southern 105 490 4.7 7 13 165 12.7 1 118 655 5.6 8
82 Larry Hayes Kent State MAC 91 424 4.7 4 91 424 4.7 4
83 Barry Mayer Minnesota Big Ten 89 422 4.7 2 8 75 9.4 0 97 497 5.1 2
84 David Abercrombie* Tulane Ind 244 1121 4.6 10 10 59 5.9 0 254 1180 4.6 10
85 Bobby Moore Oregon Pac-8 203 924 4.6 6 45 455 10.1 5 248 1379 5.6 11
86 Billy Taylor Michigan Big Ten 197 911 4.6 10 6 82 13.7 1 203 993 4.9 11
87 Albert Johnson Cincinnati Ind 194 895 4.6 8 194 895 4.6 8
88 Steve Morgan Colgate Ind 134 610 4.6 7 10 81 8.1 1 144 691 4.8 8
89 Jim Lacey Virginia ACC 131 609 4.6 6 6 13 2.2 0 137 622 4.5 6
90 Leon Crosswhite Oklahoma Big 8 124 568 4.6 2 4 43 10.8 0 128 611 4.8 2
91 Steve Conley Kansas Big 8 117 535 4.6 3 6 23 3.8 0 123 558 4.5 3
92 Ernie Cook Minnesota Big Ten 107 495 4.6 6 18 82 4.6 1 125 577 4.6 7
93 Phil Witherspoon Kent State MAC 107 489 4.6 3 2 36 18.0 0 109 525 4.8 3
94 Bill Thompson Duke ACC 99 457 4.6 1 3 16 5.3 0 102 473 4.6 1
95 Joe Lynch Memphis MVC 96 441 4.6 2 13 105 8.1 0 109 546 5.0 2
96 Randy Tyler UCLA Pac-8 80 364 4.6 3 8 89 11.1 3 88 453 5.1 6
97 Fred Willis Boston College Ind 223 1007 4.5 11 27 222 8.2 5 250 1229 4.9 16
98 Clarence Davis Southern California Pac-8 214 972 4.5 9 11 203 18.5 2 225 1175 5.2 11
99 Joe Orduna* Nebraska Big 8 200 897 4.5 15 11 85 7.7 0 211 982 4.7 15
100 Ray Rhodes Texas Christian SWC 176 786 4.5 12 159 13.3 0 188 945 5.0 0
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
101 Eddie Phillips Texas SWC 149 666 4.5 12 149 666 4.5 12
102 John Tarver Colorado Big 8 137 623 4.5 8 137 623 4.5 8
103 Bill Bracken Davidson Southern 135 610 4.5 7 15 91 6.1 0 150 701 4.7 7
104 Jackie Brown* Stanford Pac-8 135 609 4.5 6 33 388 11.8 4 168 997 5.9 10
105 Rufus Ferguson Wisconsin Big Ten 130 588 4.5 6 8 59 7.4 0 138 647 4.7 6
106 Ed Gulyas Notre Dame Ind 118 534 4.5 3 9 189 21.0 2 127 723 5.7 5
107 Jay McCoy Memphis MVC 117 525 4.5 9 3 51 17.0 0 120 576 4.8 9
108 Bob Knight Mississippi SEC 105 476 4.5 5 7 74 10.6 2 112 550 4.9 7
109 George Brown San Diego State PCAA 75 334 4.5 4 7 22 3.1 0 82 356 4.3 4
110 Preston Henry Michigan Big Ten 70 314 4.5 4 2 14 7.0 0 72 328 4.6 4
111 John Sefcik Columbia Ivy 63 284 4.5 1 9 139 15.4 1 72 423 5.9 2
112 Stuart Simms Dartmouth Ivy 59 264 4.5 4 2 12 6.0 0 61 276 4.5 4
113 John Brockington* Ohio State Big Ten 261 1142 4.4 17 12 64 5.3 0 273 1206 4.4 17
114 Levi Mitchell Iowa Big Ten 205 900 4.4 3 8 71 8.9 0 213 971 4.6 3
115 Eric Allen Michigan State Big Ten 186 811 4.4 8 10 125 12.5 2 196 936 4.8 10
116 Jeff Kinney* Nebraska Big 8 159 694 4.4 4 20 206 10.3 1 179 900 5.0 5
117 Mike Wiscombe Idaho Ind 133 590 4.4 6 10 46 4.6 2 143 636 4.4 8
118 Ike Oglesby* North Carolina ACC 130 572 4.4 6 2 28 14.0 0 132 600 4.5 6
119 Ted Heiskell Houston Ind 110 489 4.4 7 2 19 9.5 0 112 508 4.5 7
120 Henry Hawthorne Kansas State Big 8 90 399 4.4 5 36 501 13.9 3 126 900 7.1 8
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
121 Mack Brown Vanderbilt SEC 82 364 4.4 3 7 50 7.1 1 89 414 4.7 4
122 Greg Campbell Louisville MVC 76 336 4.4 0 3 17 5.7 0 79 353 4.5 0
123 Mickey Zofko Auburn SEC 75 331 4.4 3 34 443 13.0 3 109 774 7.1 6
124 James Berry Texas-El Paso WAC 65 285 4.4 3 2 14 7.0 0 67 299 4.5 3
125 Steve Harrison Harvard Ivy 62 271 4.4 2 3 66 22.0 0 65 337 5.2 2
126 Brian Bream Air Force Ind 294 1276 4.3 19 19 237 12.5 1 313 1513 4.8 20
127 Dave Schilling Oregon State Pac-8 254 1084 4.3 5 4 28 7.0 0 258 1112 4.3 5
128 Art Seymore Maryland ACC 221 945 4.3 1 16 309 19.3 2 237 1254 5.3 3
129 Billy Wallace East Carolina Southern 210 902 4.3 8 12 141 11.8 1 222 1043 4.7 9
130 Gary Helman Virginia ACC 172 743 4.3 7 11 78 7.1 2 183 821 4.5 9
131 Rocky Long New Mexico WAC 158 674 4.3 4 158 674 4.3 4
132 Randy Reed Mississippi SEC 157 668 4.3 3 31 325 10.5 4 188 993 5.3 7
133 Tony Harris Toledo MAC 108 468 4.3 4 9 83 9.2 1 117 551 4.7 5
134 Art Sims UCLA Pac-8 107 463 4.3 2 6 47 7.8 0 113 510 4.5 2
135 Mike Navarro Illinois Big Ten 98 420 4.3 2 6 92 15.3 0 104 512 4.9 2
136 Andy Pease Navy Ind 92 399 4.3 3 11 99 9.0 0 103 498 4.8 3
137 Gary Campbell UCLA Pac-8 83 355 4.3 3 15 180 12.0 2 98 535 5.5 5
138 Bill Carlquist Oregon State Pac-8 78 339 4.3 2 10 57 5.7 4 88 396 4.5 6
139 Olan Thompson West Texas A&M Ind 74 319 4.3 3 7 80 11.4 1 81 399 4.9 4
140 Lawrence McCutcheon Colorado State WAC 242 1008 4.2 6 34 486 14.3 3 276 1494 5.4 9
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
141 Steve Jones Duke ACC 203 854 4.2 8 22 223 10.1 2 225 1077 4.8 10
142 Curt Watson Tennessee SEC 190 791 4.2 7 6 54 9.0 1 196 845 4.3 8
143 Perry Tiberio Virginia Tech Ind 184 764 4.2 8 13 132 10.2 2 197 896 4.5 10
144 Lewis Grubbs Mississippi State SEC 155 644 4.2 7 6 49 8.2 1 161 693 4.3 8
145 Ricky Lake Georgia SEC 135 570 4.2 3 2 11 5.5 0 137 581 4.2 3
146 Don Martin Yale Ivy 131 553 4.2 4 13 217 16.7 2 144 770 5.3 6
147 Ed Williams West Virginia Ind 124 524 4.2 5 11 112 10.2 0 135 636 4.7 5
148 Tom Bailey Florida State Ind 121 514 4.2 2 10 89 8.9 0 131 603 4.6 2
149 Bob Honeycutt Georgia SEC 116 491 4.2 3 2 33 16.5 0 118 524 4.4 3
150 Roger Praetorius Syracuse Ind 114 474 4.2 3 4 78 19.5 2 118 552 4.7 5
151 Jon Richardson Arkansas SWC 104 441 4.2 9 17 240 14.1 1 121 681 5.6 10
152 John Cardwell Rice SWC 105 437 4.2 1 105 437 4.2 1
153 Fred Graves Utah WAC 104 435 4.2 1 18 154 8.6 2 122 589 4.8 3
154 Bob Hoffman Pennsylvania Ivy 103 428 4.2 7 13 191 14.7 1 116 619 5.3 8
155 Billy Dale Texas SWC 75 313 4.2 1 3 51 17.0 0 78 364 4.7 1
156 Ceasar Pittman Arizona WAC 63 266 4.2 1 4 63 15.8 0 67 329 4.9 1
157 Mike Adamle Northwestern Big Ten 304 1255 4.1 8 14 134 9.6 2 318 1389 4.4 10
158 Henry Woodson Fresno State PCAA 200 822 4.1 10 13 61 4.7 0 213 883 4.1 10
159 Bobby Cole Oklahoma State Big 8 167 685 4.1 4 13 118 9.1 1 180 803 4.5 5
160 Willie Lewis Arizona WAC 163 665 4.1 3 13 133 10.2 0 176 798 4.5 3
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
161 John Strycula Utah State Ind 157 644 4.1 3 15 211 14.1 3 172 855 5.0 6
162 Herbie Phillips Fresno State PCAA 143 580 4.1 2 18 134 7.4 0 161 714 4.4 2
163 Ed White Tulsa MVC 136 555 4.1 4 8 39 4.9 1 144 594 4.1 5
164 James Hodges Texas Christian SWC 121 492 4.1 12 100 8.3 0 133 592 4.5 0
165 Tom Miller Harvard Ivy 119 483 4.1 0 8 30 3.8 0 127 513 4.0 0
166 Ed Giles Utah State Ind 118 479 4.1 0 4 32 8.0 1 122 511 4.2 1
167 Jim Bratten Colorado Big 8 117 479 4.1 3 117 479 4.1 3
168 Bob Marshall* Tulane Ind 114 473 4.1 1 9 102 11.3 0 123 575 4.7 1
169 Ken Garrett Wake Forest ACC 110 452 4.1 3 11 79 7.2 2 121 531 4.4 5
170 Isaac Curtis California Pac-8 103 427 4.1 3 17 217 12.8 1 120 644 5.4 4
171 Tom Spotts Brown Ivy 103 423 4.1 3 3 20 6.7 0 106 443 4.2 3
172 Jay Hardman Utah WAC 87 361 4.1 3 3 16 5.3 0 90 377 4.2 3
173 Mike Rich Florida SEC 79 325 4.1 1 19 233 12.3 2 98 558 5.7 3
174 Don Canterna Navy Ind 76 310 4.1 1 6 46 7.7 0 82 356 4.3 1
175 Greg Leavitt Pennsylvania Ivy 64 260 4.1 0 20 190 9.5 0 84 450 5.4 0
176 Bill Gary Ohio MAC 265 1064 4.0 11 2 29 14.5 0 267 1093 4.1 11
177 Tim Fortney Miami (OH) MAC 265 1063 4.0 9 23 177 7.7 1 288 1240 4.3 10
178 John Faller Buffalo Ind 143 568 4.0 5 10 43 4.3 0 153 611 4.0 5
179 Bill Mauser Missouri Big 8 126 505 4.0 3 6 37 6.2 0 132 542 4.1 3
180 Bill Hunter Utah WAC 120 484 4.0 0 15 138 9.2 2 135 622 4.6 2
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
181 Bill Burnett Arkansas SWC 110 445 4.0 12 9 129 14.3 1 119 574 4.8 13
182 George Amundson Iowa State Big 8 111 440 4.0 7 111 440 4.0 7
183 Doug Neill Texas A&M SWC 104 417 4.0 1 10 57 5.7 0 114 474 4.2 1
184 Alvin Thomas Maryland ACC 95 384 4.0 2 2 30 15.0 0 97 414 4.3 2
185 Bill Roden Army Ind 88 355 4.0 1 5 39 7.8 0 93 394 4.2 1
186 Bill Barz Notre Dame Ind 88 352 4.0 4 13 127 9.8 1 101 479 4.7 5
187 Roy Bell Oklahoma Big 8 82 329 4.0 3 1 10 10.0 0 83 339 4.1 3
188 Gary Hammond Southern Methodist SWC 228 891 3.9 6 50 489 9.8 3 278 1380 5.0 9
189 Marty Januszkiewicz Syracuse Ind 199 769 3.9 8 4 33 8.3 0 203 802 4.0 8
190 Darrell Robinson Illinois Big Ten 193 749 3.9 4 1 7 7.0 0 194 756 3.9 4
191 Ray Yauger Clemson ACC 183 711 3.9 4 14 112 8.0 1 197 823 4.2 5
192 Tony Esposito Pittsburgh Ind 160 623 3.9 6 10 102 10.2 1 170 725 4.3 7
193 Joe Belasco Villanova Ind 152 587 3.9 6 10 188 18.8 0 162 775 4.8 6
194 Tim Sullivan Iowa Big Ten 147 579 3.9 6 12 94 7.8 0 159 673 4.2 6
195 Bill Butler Kansas State Big 8 127 497 3.9 2 12 53 4.4 1 139 550 4.0 3
196 Bobby Best Miami (FL) Ind 112 438 3.9 10 46 4.6 0 122 484 4.0 0
197 Pete Van Valkenburg Brigham Young WAC 103 405 3.9 4 8 102 12.8 1 111 507 4.6 5
198 Joe Schwartz Toledo MAC 102 402 3.9 4 17 166 9.8 5 119 568 4.8 9
199 Larry Robertson Rutgers Ind 101 397 3.9 3 13 107 8.2 1 114 504 4.4 4
200 John Heim Villanova Ind 99 382 3.9 3 7 130 18.6 1 106 512 4.8 4
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
201 Paul Adamian Texas-El Paso WAC 94 363 3.9 3 4 15 3.8 1 98 378 3.9 4
202 Joel Ramich Penn State Ind 90 353 3.9 3 1 4 4.0 0 91 357 3.9 3
203 Gordon Gilder Southern Methodist SWC 88 342 3.9 0 24 128 5.3 1 112 470 4.2 1
204 Ron North Purdue Big Ten 88 339 3.9 2 7 51 7.3 0 95 390 4.1 2
205 Darrell Downey Washington Pac-8 85 334 3.9 3 30 288 9.6 2 115 622 5.4 5
206 Fritz Seyferth Michigan Big Ten 86 333 3.9 6 3 16 5.3 2 89 349 3.9 8
207 Steve Howland Columbia Ivy 75 291 3.9 3 2 4 2.0 0 77 295 3.8 3
208 Arthur Munroe Florida State Ind 71 279 3.9 2 8 73 9.1 0 79 352 4.5 2
209 Jeff Howe Wyoming WAC 68 267 3.9 0 12 57 4.8 0 80 324 4.1 0
210 Rusty Tucker West Texas A&M Ind 66 259 3.9 2 5 40 8.0 1 71 299 4.2 3
211 Glenn Doughty Michigan Big Ten 67 258 3.9 4 22 298 13.5 0 89 556 6.2 4
212 Randy Jackson Wichita State MVC 57 225 3.9 1 57 225 3.9 1
213 Leon Burns Long Beach State PCAA 275 1033 3.8 19 5 89 17.8 1 280 1122 4.0 20
214 Don Nottingham Kent State MAC 208 798 3.8 8 3 36 12.0 0 211 834 4.0 8
215 Charles Cole Toledo MAC 171 642 3.8 8 4 19 4.8 0 175 661 3.8 8
216 Denny Ferris Pittsburgh Ind 158 595 3.8 6 35 506 14.5 3 193 1101 5.7 9
217 John LaLonde Northern Illinois Ind 145 548 3.8 6 8 64 8.0 0 153 612 4.0 6
218 Ramese Faleafine West Texas A&M Ind 132 506 3.8 6 4 18 4.5 0 136 524 3.9 6
219 Jimmy Williams Oklahoma State Big 8 132 498 3.8 4 3 71 23.7 0 135 569 4.2 4
220 Brendan O'Neill Dartmouth Ivy 118 449 3.8 3 15 146 9.7 0 133 595 4.5 3
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
221 Bob Rudecki Northern Illinois Ind 98 375 3.8 6 6 20 3.3 0 104 395 3.8 6
222 Tom Hurley Columbia Ivy 98 375 3.8 5 3 28 9.3 0 101 403 4.0 5
223 Don Moorhead Michigan Big Ten 97 368 3.8 2 97 368 3.8 2
224 Mike Saint Arkansas SWC 91 346 3.8 5 4 35 8.8 0 95 381 4.0 5
225 Mike Spruill Rice SWC 87 333 3.8 3 3 18 6.0 0 90 351 3.9 3
226 Greg Harvey Indiana Big Ten 72 276 3.8 0 11 65 5.9 0 83 341 4.1 0
227 Mike Farmer Missouri Big 8 70 265 3.8 5 70 265 3.8 5
228 Stan Murphy California Pac-8 165 603 3.7 4 6 37 6.2 0 171 640 3.7 4
229 Alan Thompson Wisconsin Big Ten 124 455 3.7 4 10 96 9.6 1 134 551 4.1 5
230 Lee Clymer Kentucky SEC 118 441 3.7 0 11 34 3.1 1 129 475 3.7 1
231 Steve Burks Texas A&M SWC 113 415 3.7 1 9 99 11.0 1 122 514 4.2 2
232 Art Harris Marshall Ind 113 413 3.7 1 29 242 8.3 1 142 655 4.6 2
233 Joe Hood Marshall Ind 106 397 3.7 1 24 402 16.8 2 130 799 6.1 3
234 Dave Richards Miami (OH) MAC 107 391 3.7 0 7 54 7.7 0 114 445 3.9 0
235 Steve Ferrughelli Rutgers Ind 100 368 3.7 4 15 137 9.1 0 115 505 4.4 4
236 Joe Zelmanski Buffalo Ind 83 305 3.7 5 11 139 12.6 0 94 444 4.7 5
237 Rich Oden Kent State MAC 77 286 3.7 3 3 12 4.0 0 80 298 3.7 3
238 Art Cantrelle* Louisiana State SEC 249 895 3.6 7 9 73 8.1 0 258 968 3.8 7
239 Hillary Shockley* Stanford Pac-8 181 657 3.6 7 23 213 9.3 1 204 870 4.3 8
240 Bernard Jackson Washington State Pac-8 164 590 3.6 7 28 268 9.6 1 192 858 4.5 8
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
241 Frosty Franklin Wyoming WAC 149 542 3.6 1 8 58 7.3 0 157 600 3.8 1
242 Jock Johnson Iowa State Big 8 122 434 3.6 1 15 111 7.4 1 137 545 4.0 2
243 Denny Allan Notre Dame Ind 111 401 3.6 7 11 166 15.1 1 122 567 4.6 8
244 Bob McCall Arizona WAC 111 401 3.6 1 5 19 3.8 0 116 420 3.6 1
245 Josh Ashton Tulsa MVC 196 685 3.5 5 7 181 25.9 2 203 866 4.3 7
246 Tommy Durrance Florida SEC 167 584 3.5 6 20 172 8.6 0 187 756 4.0 6
247 Tommy Simmons South Carolina ACC 165 572 3.5 8 8 56 7.0 0 173 628 3.6 8
248 Rick Furbush Cornell Ivy 129 455 3.5 5 129 455 3.5 5
249 Chris Dantin* Louisiana State SEC 122 429 3.5 5 2 25 12.5 1 124 454 3.7 6
250 Lindsey James San Diego State PCAA 112 392 3.5 5 20 134 6.7 0 132 526 4.0 5
251 John Motil Indiana Big Ten 101 358 3.5 2 6 33 5.5 0 107 391 3.7 2
252 Bo Cornell Washington Pac-8 97 340 3.5 4 33 327 9.9 5 130 667 5.1 9
253 Steve Goehl Northern Illinois Ind 74 260 3.5 1 4 34 8.5 0 78 294 3.8 1
254 Tom Dixon Pacific PCAA 70 247 3.5 2 38 396 10.4 2 108 643 6.0 4
255 Gary Kosins Dayton Ind 344 1172 3.4 18 5 58 11.6 0 349 1230 3.5 18
256 Matthew Williams Baylor SWC 208 711 3.4 6 2 1 0.5 0 210 712 3.4 6
257 Steve Burger Vanderbilt SEC 162 552 3.4 10 6 50 8.3 0 168 602 3.6 10
258 Ray Ritacco Army Ind 123 417 3.4 0 11 88 8.0 0 134 505 3.8 0
259 Don McLeary Tennessee SEC 103 353 3.4 6 9 119 13.2 0 112 472 4.2 6
260 Scott Lodde Holy Cross Ind 98 336 3.4 0 8 111 13.9 1 106 447 4.2 1
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
261 Joe Booker Miami (OH) MAC 72 245 3.4 1 8 88 11.0 0 80 333 4.2 1
262 Larry Russell Wake Forest ACC 196 649 3.3 10 196 649 3.3 10
263 Mike Montgomery Kansas State Big 8 133 436 3.3 3 51 386 7.6 1 184 822 4.5 4
264 Al Robinson Northwestern Big Ten 174 556 3.2 4 15 165 11.0 2 189 721 3.8 6
265 Rod Plummer Princeton Ivy 94 298 3.2 4 94 298 3.2 4
266 Lawrence Brice San Jose State PCAA 85 271 3.2 1 8 72 9.0 0 93 343 3.7 1
267 Brad Dusek Texas A&M SWC 83 267 3.2 2 5 72 14.4 0 88 339 3.9 2
268 Dave Rodgers North Carolina State ACC 83 265 3.2 0 7 68 9.7 0 90 333 3.7 0
269 Larry Mitchell San Diego State PCAA 75 240 3.2 2 9 56 6.2 0 84 296 3.5 2
270 Chuck Huntley Clemson ACC 72 233 3.2 1 4 49 12.3 0 76 282 3.7 1
271 Joe Theismann Notre Dame Ind 124 384 3.1 4 1 7 7.0 0 125 391 3.1 4
272 Mac Bowman Virginia Military Institute Southern 117 360 3.1 0 2 6 3.0 1 119 366 3.1 1
273 Doug Kozel Buffalo Ind 113 352 3.1 2 12 94 7.8 0 125 446 3.6 2
274 Craig Curry Minnesota Big Ten 94 295 3.1 5 94 295 3.1 5
275 Don Gilley Wichita State MVC 95 290 3.1 0 6 39 6.5 2 101 329 3.3 2
276 Larry Mathis Richmond Southern 77 236 3.1 2 2 14 7.0 0 79 250 3.2 2
277 Eddie Jenkins Holy Cross Ind 69 216 3.1 1 7 149 21.3 1 76 365 4.8 2
278 Tom Sullivan Miami (FL) Ind 156 461 3.0 9 48 5.3 0 165 509 3.1 0
279 Dale Knott San Jose State PCAA 136 409 3.0 7 26 251 9.7 2 162 660 4.1 9
280 Rob Healy Georgia Tech Ind 122 367 3.0 2 5 -4 -0.8 0 127 363 2.9 2
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
281 Bob Elflein Navy Ind 106 315 3.0 1 8 101 12.6 0 114 416 3.6 1
282 James Jarrett Florida State Ind 71 213 3.0 2 17 147 8.6 1 88 360 4.1 3
283 Randy Peterson Idaho Ind 69 205 3.0 1 7 61 8.7 1 76 266 3.5 2
284 Larry Garcia Wyoming WAC 106 312 2.9 1 2 4 2.0 0 108 316 2.9 1
285 Mark Monty Holy Cross Ind 74 212 2.9 0 11 208 18.9 2 85 420 4.9 2
286 Philip Wood Rice SWC 132 356 2.7 5 132 356 2.7 5
287 Laney Cook Baylor SWC 108 296 2.7 0 108 296 2.7 0
288 Jim Reed Kentucky SEC 86 231 2.7 1 13 149 11.5 1 99 380 3.8 2
289 Mike Teubner Virginia Military Institute Southern 84 228 2.7 0 10 101 10.1 0 94 329 3.5 0
290 Jerry Fields Bowling Green State MAC 59 158 2.7 1 1 3 3.0 0 60 161 2.7 1
291 Julius Livas Bowling Green State MAC 109 279 2.6 5 5 1 0.2 0 114 280 2.5 5
292 Eric Crone Harvard Ivy 78 199 2.6 6 78 199 2.6 6
293 Paul Arendt Colorado Big 8 65 169 2.6 2 65 169 2.6 2
294 Jack Montgomery Georgia SEC 84 211 2.5 2 9 68 7.6 0 93 279 3.0 2
295 Scott Freeman Wyoming WAC 76 190 2.5 3 1 59 59.0 1 77 249 3.2 4
296 Ty Paine Washington State Pac-8 70 178 2.5 4 70 178 2.5 4
297 Jack Burke Pacific PCAA 69 173 2.5 0 11 49 4.5 0 80 222 2.8 0
298 Jim Kilmartin Oregon State Pac-8 98 239 2.4 3 98 239 2.4 3
299 Don Jackson Columbia Ivy 95 226 2.4 2 95 226 2.4 2
300 Jim Plunkett* Stanford Pac-8 87 209 2.4 3 87 209 2.4 3
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
301 Dean Carlson Iowa State Big 8 69 169 2.4 4 69 169 2.4 4
302 Tommy Warren Florida State Ind 69 164 2.4 1 1 16 16.0 0 70 180 2.6 1
303 Steve Skiver Ohio MAC 116 270 2.3 3 116 270 2.3 3
304 Joe Milton North Texas MVC 83 186 2.2 3 83 186 2.2 3
305 Rick Baehr Wichita State MVC 80 175 2.2 1 1 -6 -6.0 0 81 169 2.1 1
306 Bob Wyatt North Texas MVC 73 158 2.2 0 14 102 7.3 1 87 260 3.0 1
307 Dave Coon Brigham Young WAC 95 200 2.1 0 12 121 10.1 1 107 321 3.0 1
308 Joe Spagnola Arizona State WAC 83 173 2.1 2 1 -13 -13.0 0 84 160 1.9 2
309 Randy Drake Long Beach State PCAA 78 162 2.1 4 78 162 2.1 4
310 Joe Massey Yale Ivy 65 137 2.1 2 65 137 2.1 2
311 Scooter Longmire Utah WAC 65 135 2.1 4 65 135 2.1 4
312 Joe Reed Mississippi State SEC 155 316 2.0 7 1 1 1.0 0 156 317 2.0 7
313 Joe Reed Mississippi State SEC 155 316 2.0 7 1 1 1.0 0 156 317 2.0 7
314 Ted Grignon Western Michigan MAC 132 265 2.0 2 132 265 2.0 2
315 Paul Miller* North Carolina ACC 79 155 2.0 2 79 155 2.0 2
316 Gary Shope Virginia Military Institute Southern 88 169 1.9 0 88 169 1.9 0
317 Jack Mildren Oklahoma Big 8 175 318 1.8 5 175 318 1.8 5
318 Wayne Smith Colorado State WAC 128 231 1.8 6 1 -1 -1.0 0 129 230 1.8 6
319 Dan Heck Kansas Big 8 98 177 1.8 5 98 177 1.8 5
320 Bill Montgomery Arkansas SWC 86 157 1.8 6 86 157 1.8 6
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
321 Jerry Tagge* Nebraska Big 8 85 153 1.8 5 85 153 1.8 5
322 Steve Judy Texas Christian SWC 110 185 1.7 110 185 1.7 0
323 Bernie Scruggs Kentucky SEC 99 165 1.7 2 99 165 1.7 2
324 Drew Gordon Villanova Ind 70 118 1.7 2 70 118 1.7 2
325 Chuck Ealey Toledo MAC 135 213 1.6 4 135 213 1.6 4
326 Mike Yancheff Rutgers Ind 89 143 1.6 3 89 143 1.6 3
327 John DeLeo Furman Southern 167 253 1.5 4 167 253 1.5 4
328 Neil Graff Wisconsin Big Ten 161 248 1.5 3 1 26 26.0 0 162 274 1.7 3
329 Bob Flanders Brown Ivy 90 136 1.5 2 90 136 1.5 2
330 John Rosa Citadel Southern 129 175 1.4 3 129 175 1.4 3
331 Charles Napper Texas Tech SWC 113 156 1.4 2 113 156 1.4 2
332 Archie Manning Mississippi SEC 80 113 1.4 6 80 113 1.4 6
333 Daryl Woodring Villanova Ind 79 89 1.1 2 79 89 1.1 2
334 Eddie McAshan Georgia Tech Ind 69 71 1.0 0 69 71 1.0 0
335 Rhett Putman New Mexico State Ind 97 87 0.9 3 97 87 0.9 3
336 Leo Hart Duke ACC 103 79 0.8 3 103 79 0.8 3
337 Dan Grossman Indiana Big Ten 74 55 0.7 3 6 30 5.0 0 80 85 1.1 3
338 Tony Adams Utah State Ind 97 45 0.5 4 97 45 0.5 4
339 Ed Holwig West Texas A&M Ind 63 23 0.4 0 63 23 0.4 0
340 Pancho Micir Pennsylvania Ivy 95 32 0.3 4 95 32 0.3 4
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
341 Charlie Richards Richmond Southern 95 25 0.3 1 95 25 0.3 1
342 Vern Wireman Bowling Green State MAC 85 14 0.2 3 85 14 0.2 3
343 Mike Sherwood West Virginia Ind 70 13 0.2 5 70 13 0.2 5
344 Bill Craigo Texas-El Paso WAC 67 -3 0.0 3 67 -3 0.0 3
345 Rick Donegan Southern Mississippi Ind 74 -11 -0.1 1 74 -11 -0.1 1
346 Mike McNallen Navy Ind 70 -19 -0.3 2 70 -19 -0.3 2
347 Steve Goepel Colgate Ind 69 -19 -0.3 2 69 -19 -0.3 2
348 Mike Walker* Tulane Ind 105 -36 -0.3 1 105 -36 -0.3 1
349 Mark Thompson Davidson Southern 78 -34 -0.4 1 78 -34 -0.4 1
350 Mike Wells Illinois Big Ten 85 -47 -0.6 4 85 -47 -0.6 4
351 Dave Penhall California Pac-8 83 -57 -0.7 6 83 -57 -0.7 6
352 Chuck Hixson Southern Methodist SWC 73 -76 -1.0 1 73 -76 -1.0 1
353 Dennis Dummit UCLA Pac-8 79 -88 -1.1 5 79 -88 -1.1 5
354 Tony Pounds Oklahoma State Big 8 96 -105 -1.1 2 96 -105 -1.1 2
355 Rick Jones Brigham Young WAC 85 -112 -1.3 0 85 -112 -1.3 0
356 Lex James Texas A&M SWC 101 -168 -1.7 3 101 -168 -1.7 3
357 John Madeya Louisville MVC 71 -191 -2.7 3 71 -191 -2.7 3