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1971 Rushing Stats

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

Heisman Memorial Trophy: Pat Sullivan (Auburn)
FWAA Coach of the Year Award: Bob Devaney (Nebraska)

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370 Players

Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
1 Greg Pruitt* Oklahoma Big 8 196 1760 9.0 18 4 108 27.0 0 200 1868 9.3 18
2 Benny Malone Arizona State WAC 104 857 8.2 4 4 59 14.8 0 108 916 8.5 4
3 Jon Hall Citadel Southern 169 1230 7.3 9 169 1230 7.3 9
4 Roy Bell* Oklahoma Big 8 87 625 7.2 9 87 625 7.2 9
5 Bernard Jackson Washington State Pac-8 177 1189 6.7 11 14 185 13.2 1 191 1374 7.2 12
6 Ken Garrett Wake Forest ACC 129 864 6.7 5 4 19 4.8 0 133 883 6.6 5
7 Fred Solomon Tampa Ind 86 570 6.6 5 86 570 6.6 5
8 Dickey Morton Arkansas SWC 127 831 6.5 5 8 37 4.6 0 135 868 6.4 5
9 Steve Stratton Brigham Young WAC 77 502 6.5 3 4 28 7.0 1 81 530 6.5 4
10 Fred Henry New Mexico WAC 176 1129 6.4 10 6 39 6.5 1 182 1168 6.4 11
11 Joe LaBue Alabama SEC 73 466 6.4 3 5 43 8.6 0 78 509 6.5 3
12 Robert Newhouse* Houston Ind 277 1757 6.3 12 3 35 11.7 0 280 1792 6.4 12
13 Terry Metcalf Long Beach State PCAA 267 1673 6.3 28 15 130 8.7 1 282 1803 6.4 29
14 Charlie Davis Colorado Big 8 219 1386 6.3 10 7 79 11.3 0 226 1465 6.5 10
15 Bob Carson Citadel Southern 138 868 6.3 11 5 38 7.6 0 143 906 6.3 11
16 Lydell Mitchell Penn State Ind 254 1567 6.2 26 16 154 9.6 3 270 1721 6.4 29
17 Kerry Marbury West Virginia Ind 145 890 6.1 6 14 45 3.2 0 159 935 5.9 6
18 John Heim Villanova Ind 121 740 6.1 1 20 297 14.9 2 141 1037 7.4 3
19 Lewis Jolley North Carolina ACC 117 712 6.1 7 23 367 16.0 4 140 1079 7.7 11
20 Ken Grandberry Washington State Pac-8 103 626 6.1 3 7 68 9.7 0 110 694 6.3 3
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
21 Nate McCall New Mexico WAC 126 750 6.0 6 7 138 19.7 1 133 888 6.7 7
22 Rick Klupchak Dartmouth Ivy 106 638 6.0 2 5 54 10.8 2 111 692 6.2 4
23 Rocky Long New Mexico WAC 160 947 5.9 13 160 947 5.9 13
24 Steve Bisceglia Alabama SEC 80 472 5.9 2 80 472 5.9 2
25 Eric Allen Michigan State Big Ten 259 1494 5.8 18 18 275 15.3 0 277 1769 6.4 18
26 Jack Mildren* Oklahoma Big 8 223 1289 5.8 20 223 1289 5.8 20
27 Woody Green Arizona State WAC 208 1209 5.8 9 4 94 23.5 2 212 1303 6.1 11
28 Howard Stevens Louisville MVC 250 1429 5.7 12 22 168 7.6 1 272 1597 5.9 13
29 Johnny Musso Alabama SEC 191 1088 5.7 16 5 14 2.8 0 196 1102 5.6 16
30 Franco Harris Penn State Ind 123 684 5.6 6 10 97 9.7 1 133 781 5.9 7
31 Tommy Lowry* Auburn SEC 92 511 5.6 6 18 115 6.4 0 110 626 5.7 6
32 Alan Pittman Tampa Ind 77 429 5.6 4 1 -1 -1.0 0 78 428 5.5 4
33 Don Gilley Wichita State MVC 74 415 5.6 4 5 44 8.8 0 79 459 5.8 4
34 Larry Sherrer Hawaii Ind 204 1129 5.5 15 8 97 12.1 1 212 1226 5.8 16
35 Joe Wilson Holy Cross Ind 177 973 5.5 9 8 114 14.3 0 185 1087 5.9 9
36 Jim Bertelsen Texas SWC 160 879 5.5 7 5 57 11.4 0 165 936 5.7 7
37 John Tarver Colorado Big 8 122 677 5.5 6 3 31 10.3 0 125 708 5.7 6
38 Steve Crislip Furman Southern 186 1002 5.4 7 2 5 2.5 0 188 1007 5.4 7
39 Dick Jauron Yale Ivy 173 930 5.4 6 6 21 3.5 0 179 951 5.3 6
40 Bobby Davis Texas Christian SWC 130 701 5.4 1 8 8.0 0 131 709 5.4 0
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
41 James Barber Virginia Tech Ind 93 501 5.4 9 10 107 10.7 0 103 608 5.9 9
42 Ralph Folkes Colgate Ind 82 444 5.4 3 1 1 1.0 0 83 445 5.4 3
43 Ed Marinaro Cornell Ivy 356 1881 5.3 24 6 51 8.5 0 362 1932 5.3 24
44 Tom Bougus Boston College Ind 199 1058 5.3 6 6 29 4.8 0 205 1087 5.3 6
45 Mark Van Eeghen Colgate Ind 160 846 5.3 11 160 846 5.3 11
46 Bill Rudder Tennessee SEC 78 414 5.3 2 5 41 8.2 0 83 455 5.5 2
47 Billy Taylor Michigan Big Ten 249 1297 5.2 13 1 2 2.0 0 250 1299 5.2 13
48 Ted DeMars Harvard Ivy 135 704 5.2 6 16 181 11.3 0 151 885 5.9 6
49 Tommy Mozisek* Houston Ind 134 692 5.2 3 134 692 5.2 3
50 Alan Thompson Wisconsin Big Ten 124 643 5.2 6 12 76 6.3 2 136 719 5.3 8
51 Billy Wallace East Carolina Southern 108 557 5.2 4 16 106 6.6 0 124 663 5.3 4
52 Roger Lawson Western Michigan MAC 85 442 5.2 6 1 14 14.0 0 86 456 5.3 6
53 Kermit Johnson UCLA Pac-8 80 414 5.2 2 2 11 5.5 0 82 425 5.2 2
54 Morris Bradshaw Ohio State Big Ten 65 340 5.2 4 4 45 11.3 0 69 385 5.6 4
55 Larry Cates Western Michigan MAC 162 819 5.1 13 9 97 10.8 0 171 916 5.4 13
56 Tom Sullivan Miami (FL) Ind 150 761 5.1 2 18 198 11.0 0 168 959 5.7 2
57 Jimmy Poulos Georgia SEC 144 733 5.1 8 6 89 14.8 1 150 822 5.5 9
58 Mel Riggins Cincinnati Ind 131 663 5.1 2 131 663 5.1 2
59 Ralph Brown New Mexico State Ind 113 575 5.1 2 15 254 16.9 3 128 829 6.5 5
60 Ellis Beck Alabama SEC 110 556 5.1 2 3 17 5.7 0 113 573 5.1 2
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
61 Mike Navarro Illinois Big Ten 107 542 5.1 1 9 64 7.1 0 116 606 5.2 1
62 Bob Honeycutt Georgia SEC 104 530 5.1 1 1 19 19.0 0 105 549 5.2 1
63 Gene Belczyk Utah WAC 101 514 5.1 5 23 196 8.5 0 124 710 5.7 5
64 John Wolfrom Furman Southern 84 429 5.1 1 12 84 7.0 0 96 513 5.3 1
65 Billy Meyers Richmond Southern 84 427 5.1 1 84 427 5.1 1
66 Joe Schwartz Toledo MAC 226 1130 5.0 18 20 238 11.9 2 246 1368 5.6 20
67 Chuck Foreman Miami (FL) Ind 191 951 5.0 10 7 72 10.3 0 198 1023 5.2 10
68 Ernie Cook Minnesota Big Ten 177 881 5.0 5 19 143 7.5 1 196 1024 5.2 6
69 Andy Johnson Georgia SEC 174 870 5.0 13 174 870 5.0 13
70 Pete Wood West Virginia Ind 145 724 5.0 10 7 51 7.3 1 152 775 5.1 11
71 Pete Van Valkenburg Brigham Young WAC 121 601 5.0 8 7 80 11.4 0 128 681 5.3 8
72 Bill Thomas Boston College Ind 119 598 5.0 2 9 81 9.0 1 128 679 5.3 3
73 Delvin Williams Kansas Big 8 102 509 5.0 2 9 67 7.4 1 111 576 5.2 3
74 Mike Saint Arkansas SWC 101 501 5.0 8 1 5 5.0 0 102 506 5.0 8
75 Brian Chiles West Virginia Ind 97 486 5.0 6 1 2 2.0 0 98 488 5.0 6
76 Eddie Woodard Kent State MAC 80 401 5.0 4 7 53 7.6 1 87 454 5.2 5
77 Larry Hopkins Wake Forest ACC 249 1228 4.9 5 2 -4 -2.0 0 251 1224 4.9 5
78 Rufus Ferguson Wisconsin Big Ten 249 1222 4.9 13 7 63 9.0 0 256 1285 5.0 13
79 Bobby Moore Oregon Pac-8 249 1211 4.9 7 32 324 10.1 3 281 1535 5.5 10
80 Hank Bjorklund Princeton Ivy 194 944 4.9 11 12 116 9.7 0 206 1060 5.1 11
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
81 Leon Crosswhite* Oklahoma Big 8 153 744 4.9 4 1 13 13.0 0 154 757 4.9 4
82 Art Cantrelle Louisiana State SEC 133 649 4.9 1 5 41 8.2 0 138 690 5.0 1
83 Renard Harmon Kent State MAC 115 566 4.9 9 5 20 4.0 0 120 586 4.9 9
84 Dave Coon Brigham Young WAC 113 549 4.9 2 7 46 6.6 0 120 595 5.0 2
85 Paul Magalski Florida State Ind 106 516 4.9 3 3 29 9.7 1 109 545 5.0 4
86 Gary Johnson Wake Forest ACC 75 369 4.9 0 3 37 12.3 1 78 406 5.2 1
87 Billy Pritchett West Texas A&M MVC 236 1128 4.8 7 6 78 13.0 0 242 1206 5.0 7
88 Ed Shuttlesworth Michigan Big Ten 182 875 4.8 6 182 875 4.8 6
89 Lou Harris Southern California Pac-8 167 801 4.8 4 8 120 15.0 0 175 921 5.3 4
90 Rich Diller New Mexico WAC 160 767 4.8 4 1 -1 -1.0 0 161 766 4.8 4
91 Ken Starling Indiana Big Ten 110 529 4.8 2 5 48 9.6 0 115 577 5.0 2
92 Glenn Doughty Michigan Big Ten 98 474 4.8 5 16 203 12.7 1 114 677 5.9 6
93 Dennis Cambal William & Mary Southern 96 462 4.8 7 15 146 9.7 1 111 608 5.5 8
94 Doug Blake Princeton Ivy 81 388 4.8 4 21 267 12.7 4 102 655 6.4 8
95 Doug Kotar Kentucky SEC 78 375 4.8 2 8 40 5.0 0 86 415 4.8 2
96 Bill Foley Southern Mississippi Ind 71 338 4.8 3 24 152 6.3 0 95 490 5.2 3
97 Jeff Kinney* Nebraska Big 8 242 1136 4.7 17 23 252 11.0 0 265 1388 5.2 17
98 Frank Doctor Idaho Ind 164 772 4.7 3 18 151 8.4 0 182 923 5.1 3
99 Sam Cunningham Southern California Pac-8 159 742 4.7 5 12 67 5.6 0 171 809 4.7 5
100 John Wilson Illinois Big Ten 115 543 4.7 5 10 114 11.4 2 125 657 5.3 7
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
101 Carlester Crumpler East Carolina Southern 114 538 4.7 8 2 33 16.5 0 116 571 4.9 8
102 Reggie Harrison Cincinnati Ind 100 470 4.7 8 5 60 12.0 1 105 530 5.0 9
103 James Mosley Texas Tech SWC 101 470 4.7 2 7 3.5 0 103 477 4.6 0
104 Lee Clymer Kentucky SEC 96 455 4.7 3 10 155 15.5 1 106 610 5.8 4
105 Terry Henley* Auburn SEC 92 435 4.7 4 15 152 10.1 1 107 587 5.5 5
106 George Uremovich Illinois Big Ten 92 435 4.7 5 8 106 13.3 1 100 541 5.4 6
107 Rich Matijevich Virginia Tech Ind 75 349 4.7 1 9 50 5.6 0 84 399 4.8 1
108 Walt Snickenberger Princeton Ivy 57 266 4.7 3 14 164 11.7 0 71 430 6.1 3
109 George Amundson Iowa State Big 8 287 1316 4.6 15 22 174 7.9 0 309 1490 4.8 15
110 Alvin Maxson Southern Methodist SWC 219 1012 4.6 5 25 224 9.0 0 244 1236 5.1 5
111 Greg Ainsworth* Mississippi SEC 162 748 4.6 11 2 8 4.0 0 164 756 4.6 11
112 Jim Kozlowski Ohio MAC 137 629 4.6 2 3 26 8.7 0 140 655 4.7 2
113 Jon Richardson Arkansas SWC 104 483 4.6 3 13 87 6.7 0 117 570 4.9 3
114 John Cieszkowski Notre Dame Ind 69 316 4.6 2 69 316 4.6 2
115 Steve Jones Duke ACC 193 861 4.5 6 3 4 1.3 0 196 865 4.4 6
116 Kent Merritt Virginia ACC 188 839 4.5 3 9 73 8.1 1 197 912 4.6 4
117 Paul Orndorff Tampa Ind 111 503 4.5 4 5 26 5.2 0 116 529 4.6 4
118 Mike Rich Florida SEC 106 481 4.5 1 10 42 4.2 0 116 523 4.5 1
119 Charlie Young North Carolina State ACC 85 385 4.5 2 8 136 17.0 1 93 521 5.6 3
120 Steve Patterson Texas Christian SWC 78 354 4.5 7 131 18.7 0 85 485 5.7 0
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
121 Oscar Dragon Arizona State WAC 72 325 4.5 6 1 -1 -1.0 0 73 324 4.4 6
122 Otis Armstrong Purdue Big Ten 214 945 4.4 6 17 186 10.9 4 231 1131 4.9 10
123 Phil Mosser William & Mary Southern 201 885 4.4 10 21 212 10.1 2 222 1097 4.9 12
124 Steve Kemnitzer California Pac-8 157 686 4.4 8 6 47 7.8 0 163 733 4.5 8
125 Geof Hamlin North Carolina ACC 134 594 4.4 3 7 69 9.9 0 141 663 4.7 3
126 Lawrence Brice* San Jose State PCAA 135 592 4.4 4 17 276 16.2 1 152 868 5.7 5
127 Albert Banks Xavier Ind 130 570 4.4 2 13 96 7.4 0 143 666 4.7 2
128 Dennis McDonald Iowa State Big 8 130 566 4.4 2 8 66 8.3 0 138 632 4.6 2
129 Ray Jamieson* Memphis MVC 127 559 4.4 6 1 5 5.0 0 128 564 4.4 6
130 Donnie Wigginton Texas SWC 109 485 4.4 14 109 485 4.4 14
131 Steve Chancey Tennessee SEC 89 388 4.4 3 10 55 5.5 0 99 443 4.5 3
132 John Hufnagel Penn State Ind 79 346 4.4 3 79 346 4.4 3
133 Arthur Munroe Florida State Ind 78 341 4.4 1 12 113 9.4 0 90 454 5.0 1
134 Dick James Cincinnati Ind 76 336 4.4 1 76 336 4.4 1
135 Greg Herd Oregon Pac-8 70 308 4.4 7 3 28 9.3 0 73 336 4.6 7
136 Paul Miles Bowling Green State MAC 274 1185 4.3 7 6 30 5.0 0 280 1215 4.3 7
137 Bob Hitchens Miami (OH) MAC 271 1157 4.3 13 2 23 11.5 0 273 1180 4.3 13
138 Lawrence McCutcheon Colorado State WAC 261 1112 4.3 8 19 197 10.4 0 280 1309 4.7 8
139 Herbie Phillips Fresno State PCAA 169 719 4.3 5 14 133 9.5 1 183 852 4.7 6
140 Paul Gowen* Memphis MVC 149 644 4.3 6 6 110 18.3 1 155 754 4.9 7
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
141 William Martin Chattanooga Ind 127 548 4.3 3 12 58 4.8 1 139 606 4.4 4
142 Phil Hatch Texas-El Paso WAC 126 544 4.3 3 16 132 8.3 0 142 676 4.8 3
143 Ike Oglesby North Carolina ACC 118 504 4.3 5 1 58 58.0 1 119 562 4.7 6
144 Isaac Curtis California Pac-8 110 475 4.3 5 15 175 11.7 0 125 650 5.2 5
145 Paul Loughran Temple Ind 108 468 4.3 5 20 198 9.9 3 128 666 5.2 8
146 Larry Harris Texas Christian SWC 105 447 4.3 105 447 4.3 0
147 Steve Brown Wyoming WAC 88 381 4.3 4 9 69 7.7 0 97 450 4.6 4
148 Bob Marshall Tulane Ind 81 345 4.3 1 11 159 14.5 1 92 504 5.5 2
149 Reggie Sanderson* Stanford Pac-8 80 342 4.3 3 16 160 10.0 0 96 502 5.2 3
150 Bob Minnix Notre Dame Ind 78 337 4.3 5 5 29 5.8 0 83 366 4.4 5
151 Billy Ray Rice South Carolina ACC 73 317 4.3 0 9 71 7.9 0 82 388 4.7 0
152 Jack Collins New Mexico State Ind 71 307 4.3 1 10 158 15.8 1 81 465 5.7 2
153 Andy Huff Notre Dame Ind 68 295 4.3 2 4 39 9.8 0 72 334 4.6 2
154 Ken St. Pierre Indiana Big Ten 181 760 4.2 5 22 166 7.5 0 203 926 4.6 5
155 Mark Kellar Northern Illinois Ind 168 710 4.2 7 2 26 13.0 1 170 736 4.3 8
156 Roger Praetorius Syracuse Ind 169 705 4.2 11 7 93 13.3 0 176 798 4.5 11
157 Levi Mitchell Iowa Big Ten 149 623 4.2 3 22 263 12.0 1 171 886 5.2 4
158 Marty Januszkiewicz Syracuse Ind 148 623 4.2 2 8 30 3.8 0 156 653 4.2 2
159 Marv Kendricks UCLA Pac-8 131 556 4.2 7 2 11 5.5 0 133 567 4.3 7
160 Doug McCutchen Texas Tech SWC 131 548 4.2 9 80 8.9 0 140 628 4.5 0
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
161 Chris Dantin Louisiana State SEC 105 445 4.2 5 4 30 7.5 1 109 475 4.4 6
162 Ricky Lake Georgia SEC 94 393 4.2 5 94 393 4.2 5
163 Kevin Brennan Air Force Ind 92 383 4.2 3 6 28 4.7 0 98 411 4.2 3
164 Steve Hodgson Ohio MAC 71 300 4.2 3 4 38 9.5 1 75 338 4.5 4
165 Bill Butler Kansas State Big 8 204 838 4.1 14 15 137 9.1 2 219 975 4.5 16
166 Jamie O'Rourke Vanderbilt SEC 165 677 4.1 4 7 41 5.9 0 172 718 4.2 4
167 Tom Parr Colgate Ind 161 667 4.1 11 161 667 4.1 11
168 Jerry Fields Bowling Green State MAC 143 589 4.1 10 9 145 16.1 1 152 734 4.8 11
169 Jackie Brown* Stanford Pac-8 130 539 4.1 6 29 280 9.7 1 159 819 5.2 7
170 Greg Horne Georgia Tech Ind 123 500 4.1 2 6 53 8.8 1 129 553 4.3 3
171 Ivy Williams Xavier Ind 118 484 4.1 6 21 170 8.1 1 139 654 4.7 7
172 Bobby Callison Texas SWC 108 446 4.1 3 108 446 4.1 3
173 Rob Healy Georgia Tech Ind 96 395 4.1 3 13 50 3.8 0 109 445 4.1 3
174 Miles Langehennig Texas Tech SWC 95 392 4.1 7 55 7.9 0 102 447 4.4 0
175 Randy Tyler UCLA Pac-8 87 354 4.1 2 1 4 4.0 0 88 358 4.1 2
176 Willie Miller Tampa Ind 85 352 4.1 2 1 15 15.0 0 86 367 4.3 2
177 Tom Sloan Temple Ind 79 326 4.1 3 7 63 9.0 0 86 389 4.5 3
178 Jake Green Colorado State WAC 78 322 4.1 1 4 91 22.8 0 82 413 5.0 1
179 Bob Hoffman Pennsylvania Ivy 77 319 4.1 0 4 70 17.5 0 81 389 4.8 0
180 Willie Burden North Carolina State ACC 227 910 4.0 8 22 222 10.1 0 249 1132 4.5 8
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
181 Curt Watson Tennessee SEC 193 766 4.0 9 4 30 7.5 0 197 796 4.0 9
182 Harry Lynch Citadel Southern 146 585 4.0 10 146 585 4.0 10
183 Ed Giles Utah State Ind 128 510 4.0 3 7 48 6.9 0 135 558 4.1 3
184 Steve Conley Kansas Big 8 118 471 4.0 4 6 45 7.5 1 124 516 4.2 5
185 Les Strayhorn East Carolina Southern 113 453 4.0 4 4 22 5.5 0 117 475 4.1 4
186 Larry Miller Fresno State PCAA 110 441 4.0 4 4 44 11.0 0 114 485 4.3 4
187 Doug Neill Texas A&M SWC 108 437 4.0 2 2 10 5.0 0 110 447 4.1 2
188 Rich Oden Kent State MAC 101 408 4.0 2 3 18 6.0 0 104 426 4.1 2
189 David Sessoms Chattanooga Ind 101 406 4.0 3 16 59 3.7 3 117 465 4.0 6
190 Jim Anderson Oregon Pac-8 101 400 4.0 0 12 74 6.2 0 113 474 4.2 0
191 Don Mahi Hawaii Ind 95 379 4.0 4 7 134 19.1 1 102 513 5.0 5
192 Bill Donaldson Rutgers Ind 84 337 4.0 1 9 45 5.0 1 93 382 4.1 2
193 Luke Solomon Villanova Ind 81 326 4.0 0 8 74 9.3 0 89 400 4.5 0
194 Stahle Vincent Rice SWC 243 945 3.9 3 17 96 5.6 0 260 1041 4.0 3
195 Dave Schilling Oregon State Pac-8 214 833 3.9 10 18 127 7.1 0 232 960 4.1 10
196 Ricky Hebert Tulane Ind 210 819 3.9 5 3 19 6.3 0 213 838 3.9 5
197 Po James New Mexico State Ind 200 771 3.9 10 9 56 6.2 1 209 827 4.0 11
198 Bob McCall Arizona WAC 134 525 3.9 0 3 18 6.0 0 137 543 4.0 0
199 Roger Smith Oregon State Pac-8 124 483 3.9 6 10 161 16.1 0 134 644 4.8 6
200 Joe Petroshus Arizona WAC 121 474 3.9 4 12 97 8.1 0 133 571 4.3 4
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
201 Monte Hinkle Maryland ACC 117 457 3.9 2 7 90 12.9 0 124 547 4.4 2
202 Rich Gatto Harvard Ivy 114 448 3.9 4 25 251 10.0 2 139 699 5.0 6
203 Steve Morgan Colgate Ind 113 442 3.9 3 1 9 9.0 0 114 451 4.0 3
204 Jerome Nellums Kansas Big 8 112 442 3.9 4 5 14 2.8 0 117 456 3.9 4
205 Bill Gary Ohio MAC 109 430 3.9 6 1 2 2.0 0 110 432 3.9 6
206 Pete Taggares Washington Pac-8 102 401 3.9 5 15 119 7.9 1 117 520 4.4 6
207 Paul Lyons Louisiana State SEC 101 394 3.9 6 101 394 3.9 6
208 Joe Booker Miami (OH) MAC 86 333 3.9 3 4 24 6.0 0 90 357 4.0 3
209 Bill Carlquist Oregon State Pac-8 85 331 3.9 2 6 96 16.0 0 91 427 4.7 2
210 Randy Reed* Mississippi SEC 76 299 3.9 2 3 23 7.7 0 79 322 4.1 2
211 Tom Spotts Brown Ivy 73 283 3.9 4 24 6.0 0 77 307 4.0 0
212 Billy Sadler Texas Christian SWC 72 282 3.9 7 89 12.7 0 79 371 4.7 0
213 Randy Jackson Wichita State MVC 216 820 3.8 8 5 18 3.6 0 221 838 3.8 8
214 Frosty Franklin Wyoming WAC 196 751 3.8 2 12 105 8.8 0 208 856 4.1 2
215 Barty Smith Richmond Southern 167 630 3.8 1 23 189 8.2 1 190 819 4.3 2
216 Gary Bonner Brown Ivy 163 621 3.8 8 79 9.9 1 171 700 4.1 1
217 Richard Galbos Ohio State Big Ten 141 540 3.8 2 9 47 5.2 0 150 587 3.9 2
218 Norris Weese* Mississippi SEC 136 520 3.8 6 136 520 3.8 6
219 Eddie Jenkins Holy Cross Ind 117 444 3.8 3 10 113 11.3 0 127 557 4.4 3
220 Ron Dawson Pennsylvania Ivy 115 432 3.8 3 2 9 4.5 0 117 441 3.8 3
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
221 Mark Allen Cornell Ivy 108 410 3.8 1 108 410 3.8 1
222 Billy Hite North Carolina ACC 91 342 3.8 0 3 38 12.7 0 94 380 4.0 0
223 Wade Hughes Clemson ACC 87 330 3.8 1 7 71 10.1 0 94 401 4.3 1
224 Marty Shuford Arizona WAC 86 329 3.8 0 3 25 8.3 0 89 354 4.0 0
225 Mike Conway Utah WAC 76 287 3.8 1 76 287 3.8 1
226 Jim Eicher Washington Pac-8 70 264 3.8 3 5 -5 -1.0 0 75 259 3.5 3
227 Fred Riley Idaho Ind 151 560 3.7 7 15 200 13.3 1 166 760 4.6 8
228 Ty Paine Washington State Pac-8 130 482 3.7 6 130 482 3.7 6
229 Isaac Jackson Kansas State Big 8 120 446 3.7 2 4 43 10.8 1 124 489 3.9 3
230 Jeff Howe Wyoming WAC 113 414 3.7 2 14 121 8.6 2 127 535 4.2 4
231 Bob Wyatt North Texas MVC 108 395 3.7 1 9 28 3.1 0 117 423 3.6 1
232 Don Johnson Missouri Big 8 98 360 3.7 1 2 16 8.0 0 100 376 3.8 1
233 Paul Felinczak Pittsburgh Ind 85 313 3.7 2 3 22 7.3 0 88 335 3.8 2
234 Otis Cooper* San Jose State PCAA 82 302 3.7 3 7 143 20.4 3 89 445 5.0 6
235 Larry Parker Notre Dame Ind 80 299 3.7 2 10 109 10.9 0 90 408 4.5 2
236 Larry Tarver Colorado State WAC 70 259 3.7 2 6 56 9.3 0 76 315 4.1 2
237 Gary Kosins Dayton Ind 237 857 3.6 12 6 63 10.5 1 243 920 3.8 13
238 Bobby Cole Oklahoma State Big 8 176 631 3.6 1 14 98 7.0 0 190 729 3.8 1
239 James Berry Texas-El Paso WAC 154 550 3.6 5 8 66 8.3 0 162 616 3.8 5
240 Rick Gilstrap Clemson ACC 144 514 3.6 4 2 -4 -2.0 0 146 510 3.5 4
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
241 Randy Anderson Northwestern Big Ten 135 480 3.6 10 15 84 5.6 0 150 564 3.8 10
242 Matthew Williams Baylor SWC 131 469 3.6 3 3 40 13.3 0 134 509 3.8 3
243 Jerry Hughes Utah State Ind 130 465 3.6 8 7 101 14.4 2 137 566 4.1 10
244 Ray Ritacco Army Ind 118 427 3.6 2 4 52 13.0 0 122 479 3.9 2
245 Lou Julian Pittsburgh Ind 101 368 3.6 2 2 6 3.0 0 103 374 3.6 2
246 Rich Eberlin Toledo MAC 93 339 3.6 0 6 60 10.0 1 99 399 4.0 1
247 Ken Watson Western Michigan MAC 93 337 3.6 1 2 6 3.0 0 95 343 3.6 1
248 Eddie Jenkins Illinois Big Ten 84 306 3.6 1 10 69 6.9 0 94 375 4.0 1
249 Stuart Simms Dartmouth Ivy 81 294 3.6 3 4 70 17.5 1 85 364 4.3 4
250 Wayne Jones Mississippi State SEC 79 285 3.6 4 2 56 28.0 0 81 341 4.2 4
251 Mitchell True Pacific PCAA 241 836 3.5 11 26 226 8.7 1 267 1062 4.0 12
252 Gary Dixon* Nebraska Big 8 148 515 3.5 7 2 25 12.5 0 150 540 3.6 7
253 Doyle Orange Southern Mississippi Ind 146 505 3.5 12 8 82 10.3 0 154 587 3.8 12
254 Johnny Ribet Davidson Southern 141 495 3.5 7 23 249 10.8 0 164 744 4.5 7
255 Dan Howard Navy Ind 118 411 3.5 1 6 42 7.0 0 124 453 3.7 1
256 Andy Pease Navy Ind 114 394 3.5 3 5 24 4.8 1 119 418 3.5 4
257 Smiley Sanders Clemson ACC 111 386 3.5 2 1 9 9.0 0 112 395 3.5 2
258 Bruce Simpson Army Ind 108 377 3.5 1 1 6 6.0 1 109 383 3.5 2
259 Cal Poulson Utah WAC 93 329 3.5 4 16 122 7.6 1 109 451 4.1 5
260 Tommy Durrance Florida SEC 92 326 3.5 0 39 366 9.4 6 131 692 5.3 6
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
261 Heide Davis Clemson ACC 90 318 3.5 1 5 37 7.4 0 95 355 3.7 1
262 Mike Ridley Tulsa MVC 90 311 3.5 0 16 120 7.5 0 106 431 4.1 0
263 Larry Griffin Louisville MVC 86 301 3.5 1 6 60 10.0 0 92 361 3.9 1
264 Larry Frey Tulsa MVC 83 292 3.5 2 9 47 5.2 1 92 339 3.7 3
265 John Johnston Duke ACC 82 286 3.5 0 2 21 10.5 0 84 307 3.7 0
266 Brent McClanahan Arizona State WAC 79 273 3.5 3 1 7 7.0 0 80 280 3.5 3
267 Tom Slade Michigan Big Ten 77 266 3.5 3 77 266 3.5 3
268 Joe Barnes Texas Tech SWC 69 243 3.5 1 14 14.0 0 70 257 3.7 0
269 George Georges Columbia Ivy 59 204 3.5 2 59 204 3.5 2
270 Dan Lorenzini Temple Ind 57 202 3.5 3 2 5 2.5 0 59 207 3.5 3
271 Tommy Simmons South Carolina ACC 126 430 3.4 7 5 13 2.6 0 131 443 3.4 7
272 Fred Woods North Texas MVC 121 417 3.4 4 3 12 4.0 0 124 429 3.5 4
273 Brendan O'Neill Dartmouth Ivy 95 324 3.4 2 11 122 11.1 0 106 446 4.2 2
274 Larry Lloyd* San Jose State PCAA 93 318 3.4 3 2 25 12.5 1 95 343 3.6 4
275 Gary Campbell UCLA Pac-8 68 234 3.4 2 3 16 5.3 0 71 250 3.5 2
276 Greg Mierzwinski Yale Ivy 58 195 3.4 2 3 7 2.3 0 61 202 3.3 2
277 Brian Bream Air Force Ind 221 734 3.3 3 18 223 12.4 0 239 957 4.0 3
278 Mac Bowman Virginia Military Institute Southern 224 732 3.3 5 5 43 8.6 0 229 775 3.4 5
279 Mark Green Texas A&M SWC 181 593 3.3 7 3 39 13.0 0 184 632 3.4 7
280 Adam Victoria San Diego State PCAA 147 483 3.3 9 10 37 3.7 0 157 520 3.3 9
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
281 Larry Hayes Kent State MAC 120 393 3.3 2 120 393 3.3 2
282 Bernie Scruggs Kentucky SEC 114 374 3.3 1 1 44 44.0 0 115 418 3.6 1
283 Godfrey White Baylor SWC 95 313 3.3 2 1 10 10.0 0 96 323 3.4 2
284 Mark Semkew West Texas A&M MVC 95 311 3.3 2 4 103 25.8 0 99 414 4.2 2
285 Cliff Brown Notre Dame Ind 77 253 3.3 2 77 253 3.3 2
286 Randy Keith Ohio State Big Ten 66 216 3.3 4 3 11 3.7 0 69 227 3.3 4
287 Al Robinson Northwestern Big Ten 277 881 3.2 5 8 106 13.3 0 285 987 3.5 5
288 Albert Johnson Cincinnati Ind 172 556 3.2 5 172 556 3.2 5
289 Terry Davis Alabama SEC 138 448 3.2 6 138 448 3.2 6
290 Bill Bracken Davidson Southern 129 416 3.2 2 9 90 10.0 0 138 506 3.7 2
291 Craig Curry Minnesota Big Ten 119 380 3.2 8 119 380 3.2 8
292 Don Pfeil Yale Ivy 76 241 3.2 3 76 241 3.2 3
293 Bob Hines Army Ind 75 237 3.2 3 3 7 2.3 1 78 244 3.1 4
294 Larry Russell Wake Forest ACC 256 803 3.1 15 1 10 10.0 0 257 813 3.2 15
295 Byron Florence Northern Illinois Ind 177 544 3.1 3 16 91 5.7 0 193 635 3.3 3
296 Chuck Ealey Toledo MAC 137 423 3.1 6 137 423 3.1 6
297 Lewis Grubbs Mississippi State SEC 134 419 3.1 3 7 58 8.3 0 141 477 3.4 3
298 Ted Grignon Western Michigan MAC 133 409 3.1 0 133 409 3.1 0
299 Jim Jones Southern California Pac-8 87 267 3.1 4 87 267 3.1 4
300 Larry Robertson Rutgers Ind 133 405 3.0 4 23 314 13.7 3 156 719 4.6 7
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
301 Art Seymore Maryland ACC 103 309 3.0 4 6 37 6.2 0 109 346 3.2 4
302 Jerry Tagge* Nebraska Big 8 112 330 2.9 9 112 330 2.9 9
303 Don Lamka Ohio State Big Ten 107 308 2.9 8 107 308 2.9 8
304 Dave Terry Brigham Young WAC 97 277 2.9 3 97 277 2.9 3
305 Mike Teubner Virginia Military Institute Southern 91 265 2.9 0 16 145 9.1 0 107 410 3.8 0
306 Brent Cunningham Georgia Tech Ind 84 247 2.9 1 22 172 7.8 1 106 419 4.0 2
307 Steve Howland Columbia Ivy 128 360 2.8 2 128 360 2.8 2
308 Ron Krechting Dayton Ind 92 257 2.8 4 92 257 2.8 4
309 Jack DeGrenier Texas-Arlington Ind 90 249 2.8 1 8 112 14.0 2 98 361 3.7 3
310 Buddy Woodle Richmond Southern 85 241 2.8 1 1 3 3.0 0 86 244 2.8 1
311 Sid Sims Texas-Arlington Ind 84 235 2.8 0 6 43 7.2 1 90 278 3.1 1
312 Al Harvey* Memphis MVC 80 221 2.8 0 3 51 17.0 1 83 272 3.3 1
313 Brent Blackman Oklahoma State Big 8 77 219 2.8 5 77 219 2.8 5
314 Dave Juenger Ohio MAC 211 578 2.7 11 3 63 21.0 1 214 641 3.0 12
315 John Strycula Utah State Ind 122 335 2.7 0 15 237 15.8 1 137 572 4.2 1
316 Jim Kehl* Stanford Pac-8 80 219 2.7 0 6 19 3.2 0 86 238 2.8 0
317 Mike Wells Illinois Big Ten 79 214 2.7 1 79 214 2.7 1
318 Tim Todd California Pac-8 77 205 2.7 1 12 69 5.8 1 89 274 3.1 2
319 Jack Bastable Missouri Big 8 119 304 2.6 1 16 92 5.8 0 135 396 2.9 1
320 Ken Johnson Colorado Big 8 142 349 2.5 4 142 349 2.5 4
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
321 Paul Miller North Carolina ACC 104 261 2.5 6 104 261 2.5 6
322 Steve Williams Miami (OH) MAC 81 205 2.5 2 81 205 2.5 2
323 Rich Searl Duke ACC 75 186 2.5 1 1 28 28.0 0 76 214 2.8 1
324 Steve Burger Vanderbilt SEC 172 413 2.4 8 172 413 2.4 8
325 Mike Rasmussen Michigan State Big Ten 87 208 2.4 0 87 208 2.4 0
326 Neil Graff Wisconsin Big Ten 77 186 2.4 1 77 186 2.4 1
327 Dexter Bussey Texas-Arlington Ind 72 175 2.4 0 4 19 4.8 0 76 194 2.6 0
328 Steve Regan William & Mary Southern 112 262 2.3 5 112 262 2.3 5
329 Steve Endicott Oregon State Pac-8 69 154 2.2 2 69 154 2.2 2
330 John DeLeo Furman Southern 144 298 2.1 5 144 298 2.1 5
331 Gary Hammond Southern Methodist SWC 198 401 2.0 5 198 401 2.0 5
332 Jim Erickson Colorado State WAC 106 213 2.0 5 106 213 2.0 5
333 Larry Albert Virginia ACC 80 158 2.0 2 80 158 2.0 2
334 Don Bunce* Stanford Pac-8 130 250 1.9 3 130 250 1.9 3
335 Ken Nichols Richmond Southern 123 216 1.8 4 123 216 1.8 4
336 Steve Judy Texas Christian SWC 139 243 1.7 139 243 1.7 0
337 Gary Mullins* Houston Ind 87 148 1.7 7 87 148 1.7 7
338 Charles Napper Texas Tech SWC 83 139 1.7 83 139 1.7 0
339 Tony Adams Utah State Ind 97 160 1.6 3 1 9 9.0 0 98 169 1.7 3
340 Randy Cavender Baylor SWC 102 150 1.5 2 102 150 1.5 2
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
341 Ray Rippman Boston College Ind 92 142 1.5 3 92 142 1.5 3
342 Harrison Davis Virginia ACC 93 139 1.5 2 93 139 1.5 2
343 Scott Henderson UCLA Pac-8 70 97 1.4 1 70 97 1.4 1
344 Rich Haynie Air Force Ind 67 97 1.4 3 67 97 1.4 3
345 Eddie McAshan Georgia Tech Ind 80 104 1.3 2 80 104 1.3 2
346 Bernie Galiffa West Virginia Ind 69 86 1.2 5 69 86 1.2 5
347 Rick Shaw North Texas MVC 94 99 1.1 2 94 99 1.1 2
348 Bob Zink Brown Ivy 73 65 0.9 1 14 14.0 0 74 79 1.1 0
349 Bob Woodruff Syracuse Ind 94 72 0.8 3 94 72 0.8 3
350 James Thorne North Texas MVC 70 50 0.7 0 4 26 6.5 0 74 76 1.0 0
351 John Hornibrook Miami (FL) Ind 123 79 0.6 4 123 79 0.6 4
352 Mike Walker Tulane Ind 82 44 0.5 1 82 44 0.5 1
353 Bill Demory Arizona WAC 82 30 0.4 3 82 30 0.4 3
354 Dean Carlson Iowa State Big 8 93 26 0.3 7 4 39 9.8 0 97 65 0.7 7
355 Reggie Oliver Marshall Ind 64 12 0.2 1 64 12 0.2 1
356 Terry Drugan Northern Illinois Ind 88 6 0.1 0 88 6 0.1 0
357 Don Van Galder Utah WAC 82 6 0.1 1 1 6 6.0 0 83 12 0.1 1
358 Ted McNulty Indiana Big Ten 85 1 0.0 2 85 1 0.0 2
359 Dave Walsh Marshall Ind 63 -4 -0.1 2 63 -4 -0.1 2
360 Don Jackson Columbia Ivy 60 -5 -0.1 0 60 -5 -0.1 0
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
361 Al Neville Maryland ACC 82 -10 -0.1 4 82 -10 -0.1 4
362 Dave Ellis* San Jose State PCAA 81 -24 -0.3 3 81 -24 -0.3 3
363 Gary Shue Pennsylvania Ivy 58 -40 -0.7 1 58 -40 -0.7 1
364 Gary Keithley Texas-El Paso WAC 92 -73 -0.8 6 92 -73 -0.8 6
365 Mickey Brokas Chattanooga Ind 97 -82 -0.8 2 97 -82 -0.8 2
366 Paul Smith Xavier Ind 69 -78 -1.1 3 69 -78 -1.1 3
367 Vern Beitzel Virginia Military Institute Southern 70 -88 -1.3 0 70 -88 -1.3 0
368 Drew Gordon Villanova Ind 81 -149 -1.8 1 81 -149 -1.8 1
369 Jay Cruze California Pac-8 74 -155 -2.1 1 74 -155 -2.1 1
370 Frank Sunderman Iowa Big Ten 82 -192 -2.3 0 82 -192 -2.3 0