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

Heisman Memorial Trophy: John Cappelletti (Penn State)
FWAA Coach of the Year Award: Johnny Majors (Pittsburgh)

AP Preseason #1: Southern California ▪ AP Final #1: Notre Dame

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379 Players

Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
1 Wilbur Jackson Alabama SEC 95 752 7.9 8 3 41 13.7 0 98 793 8.1 8
2 Kermit Johnson UCLA Pac-8 150 1129 7.5 16 150 1129 7.5 16
3 Mark Harmon UCLA Pac-8 74 532 7.2 7 74 532 7.2 7
4 Marshall Brantley Idaho Ind 98 686 7.0 5 6 56 9.3 0 104 742 7.1 5
5 John Sciarra UCLA Pac-8 72 496 6.9 5 72 496 6.9 5
6 Willie Burden North Carolina State ACC 150 1014 6.8 8 15 157 10.5 0 165 1171 7.1 8
7 Darrell Mitchell Idaho Ind 120 814 6.8 4 8 77 9.6 0 128 891 7.0 4
8 Willie Hamilton Arizona WAC 109 737 6.8 5 4 12 3.0 0 113 749 6.6 5
9 Joe Washington Oklahoma Big 8 176 1173 6.7 10 5 89 17.8 0 181 1262 7.0 10
10 Tom Parr Colgate Ind 129 833 6.5 8 129 833 6.5 8
11 Archie Griffin* Ohio State Big Ten 247 1577 6.4 7 5 32 6.4 1 252 1609 6.4 8
12 Woody Green Arizona State WAC 184 1182 6.4 9 22 328 14.9 5 206 1510 7.3 14
13 Benny Malone Arizona State WAC 176 1129 6.4 15 5 49 9.8 0 181 1178 6.5 15
14 Richard Todd Alabama SEC 88 560 6.4 2 88 560 6.4 2
15 Willard Harrell Pacific PCAA 209 1319 6.3 14 1 18 18.0 0 210 1337 6.4 14
16 Bubba Bean Texas A&M SWC 112 711 6.3 4 1 6 6.0 0 113 717 6.3 4
17 Skip Walker Texas A&M SWC 98 618 6.3 8 10 233 23.3 0 108 851 7.9 8
18 Jack Wixted Pennsylvania Ivy 58 367 6.3 2 13 178 13.7 3 71 545 7.7 5
19 Roosevelt Leaks Texas SWC 229 1415 6.2 14 229 1415 6.2 14
20 Alvin Maxson Southern Methodist SWC 115 717 6.2 7 1 -6 -6.0 0 116 711 6.1 7
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
21 Donnie McGraw Houston Ind 90 556 6.2 4 1 13 13.0 0 91 569 6.3 4
22 Jerry Latin Northern Illinois Ind 146 884 6.1 12 4 47 11.8 1 150 931 6.2 13
23 Tom Sloan Temple Ind 173 1036 6.0 3 16 197 12.3 0 189 1233 6.5 3
24 Rick Upchurch Minnesota Big Ten 141 841 6.0 9 4 33 8.3 0 145 874 6.0 9
25 Andrew Johnson Citadel Southern 90 537 6.0 6 8 131 16.4 0 98 668 6.8 6
26 Larry Isaac Texas Tech SWC 87 526 6.0 5 4 22 5.5 0 91 548 6.0 5
27 Mark Kellar Northern Illinois Ind 291 1719 5.9 16 5 17 3.4 0 296 1736 5.9 16
28 Phil Rogers Virginia Tech Ind 175 1036 5.9 1 27 97 3.6 0 202 1133 5.6 1
29 Fred Solomon Tampa Ind 149 882 5.9 10 149 882 5.9 10
30 Reggie Cherry Houston Ind 134 794 5.9 10 4 35 8.8 2 138 829 6.0 12
31 Art Best Notre Dame Ind 118 700 5.9 3 4 48 12.0 0 122 748 6.1 3
32 James McAlister UCLA Pac-8 123 714 5.8 8 123 714 5.8 8
33 Chuck Heater Michigan Big Ten 114 666 5.8 6 1 21 21.0 0 115 687 6.0 6
34 Charlie Young North Carolina State ACC 114 661 5.8 7 1 5 5.0 0 115 666 5.8 7
35 Leonard Thompson Oklahoma State Big 8 90 518 5.8 6 90 518 5.8 6
36 Dickey Morton Arkansas SWC 226 1298 5.7 5 5 28 5.6 0 231 1326 5.7 5
37 Cornelius Greene* Ohio State Big Ten 126 720 5.7 12 126 720 5.7 12
38 Mark Fredback Idaho Ind 105 600 5.7 6 15 242 16.1 1 120 842 7.0 7
39 Eric Penick Notre Dame Ind 102 586 5.7 7 2 16 8.0 0 104 602 5.8 7
40 Marshall Johnson Houston Ind 79 447 5.7 1 1 28 28.0 0 80 475 5.9 1
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
41 Bill Rudder Tennessee SEC 75 426 5.7 3 7 48 6.9 1 82 474 5.8 4
42 Wayne Jones Mississippi State SEC 212 1193 5.6 6 7 33 4.7 0 219 1226 5.6 6
43 Jim Upchurch Arizona WAC 210 1184 5.6 10 5 63 12.6 0 215 1247 5.8 10
44 Henry Hynoski Temple Ind 156 881 5.6 7 7 120 17.1 3 163 1001 6.1 10
45 John Gerdelman William & Mary Southern 84 471 5.6 7 2 3 1.5 0 86 474 5.5 7
46 Artie Owens West Virginia Ind 70 391 5.6 3 2 7 3.5 1 72 398 5.5 4
47 Sammy Johnson North Carolina ACC 183 1006 5.5 7 4 47 11.8 0 187 1053 5.6 7
48 Charlie Davis Colorado Big 8 118 646 5.5 2 118 646 5.5 2
49 Smiley Sanders Clemson ACC 113 627 5.5 9 3 86 28.7 1 116 713 6.1 10
50 Wayne Morris Southern Methodist SWC 111 616 5.5 4 111 616 5.5 4
51 David Bostick Southern Methodist SWC 111 615 5.5 1 2 18 9.0 0 113 633 5.6 1
52 Billy Waddy Colorado Big 8 101 551 5.5 5 5 49 9.8 0 106 600 5.7 5
53 Sonny Collins Kentucky SEC 224 1213 5.4 13 7 64 9.1 0 231 1277 5.5 13
54 Rod McNeill* Southern California Pac-8 142 763 5.4 1 11 109 9.9 0 153 872 5.7 1
55 Bill Copeland Virginia ACC 130 700 5.4 4 3 30 10.0 0 133 730 5.5 4
56 Ken Starch Wisconsin Big Ten 117 632 5.4 2 7 47 6.7 0 124 679 5.5 2
57 Andy Dixon Wyoming WAC 90 487 5.4 1 1 -3 -3.0 0 91 484 5.3 1
58 John Garner Texas Tech SWC 88 473 5.4 3 4 50 12.5 1 92 523 5.7 4
59 Charlie Schuhmann UCLA Pac-8 87 472 5.4 5 87 472 5.4 5
60 Tony Dorsett* Pittsburgh Ind 318 1686 5.3 13 14 91 6.5 0 332 1777 5.4 13
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
61 John Cappelletti Penn State Ind 286 1522 5.3 17 6 69 11.5 0 292 1591 5.4 17
62 Archie Gibson Utah State Ind 216 1150 5.3 3 9 76 8.4 0 225 1226 5.4 3
63 Walt Snickenberger Princeton Ivy 176 935 5.3 5 9 67 7.4 0 185 1002 5.4 5
64 James Barber Virginia Tech Ind 175 927 5.3 7 13 99 7.6 1 188 1026 5.5 8
65 Howard Strickland California Pac-8 122 641 5.3 8 14 116 8.3 1 136 757 5.6 9
66 Buddy Hardeman Iowa State Big 8 89 468 5.3 3 89 468 5.3 3
67 Gordon Bell Michigan Big Ten 88 464 5.3 4 2 8 4.0 0 90 472 5.2 4
68 Rick Klupchak Dartmouth Ivy 76 400 5.3 3 6 59 9.8 0 82 459 5.6 3
69 Carlester Crumpler East Carolina Southern 204 1054 5.2 12 2 3 1.5 0 206 1057 5.1 12
70 Brad Davis Louisiana State SEC 173 904 5.2 6 5 48 9.6 1 178 952 5.3 7
71 Paul Hofer Mississippi SEC 123 642 5.2 1 10 90 9.0 0 133 732 5.5 1
72 Dornell Harris Memphis Ind 109 564 5.2 3 6 37 6.2 0 115 601 5.2 3
73 Steve Jewell Louisville MVC 92 475 5.2 1 17 147 8.6 0 109 622 5.7 1
74 Mike Esposito Boston College Ind 254 1293 5.1 15 18 136 7.6 1 272 1429 5.3 16
75 Isaac Jackson Kansas State Big 8 225 1137 5.1 8 6 68 11.3 2 231 1205 5.2 10
76 Andrew Jones Washington State Pac-8 207 1059 5.1 9 6 29 4.8 1 213 1088 5.1 10
77 Alan Pittman Tampa Ind 182 926 5.1 8 9 66 7.3 0 191 992 5.2 8
78 Jeff Grantz South Carolina Ind 158 806 5.1 9 158 806 5.1 9
79 Chuck Muncie California Pac-8 157 801 5.1 11 27 283 10.5 1 184 1084 5.9 12
80 Neal Miller Harvard Ivy 130 661 5.1 3 10 73 7.3 2 140 734 5.2 5
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
81 Bob Jackson Navy Ind 96 494 5.1 2 7 66 9.4 0 103 560 5.4 2
82 Ron Shycko Rutgers Ind 95 485 5.1 2 2 14 7.0 0 97 499 5.1 2
83 Ben Turner New Mexico WAC 94 482 5.1 2 5 44 8.8 0 99 526 5.3 2
84 Larry Powell Minnesota Big Ten 95 481 5.1 4 6 -4 -0.7 0 101 477 4.7 4
85 Jay Washington Clemson ACC 84 428 5.1 4 2 28 14.0 0 86 456 5.3 4
86 Billy Marek Wisconsin Big Ten 241 1207 5.0 13 5 91 18.2 1 246 1298 5.3 14
87 Leonard Parker Houston Ind 224 1123 5.0 12 1 3 3.0 0 225 1126 5.0 12
88 Steve Davis Oklahoma Big 8 179 887 5.0 18 179 887 5.0 18
89 Jay Lynn Hodgin South Carolina Ind 173 862 5.0 8 4 53 13.3 0 177 915 5.2 8
90 Don Willis Texas-El Paso WAC 121 608 5.0 6 9 53 5.9 0 130 661 5.1 6
91 Tony Benjamin Duke ACC 114 572 5.0 1 5 25 5.0 0 119 597 5.0 1
92 Bob Tracey Marshall Ind 108 543 5.0 4 3 4 1.3 0 111 547 4.9 4
93 Mike Mauger Kent State MAC 102 515 5.0 4 8 132 16.5 4 110 647 5.9 8
94 Ken Callicutt Clemson ACC 101 505 5.0 1 4 66 16.5 0 105 571 5.4 1
95 Bo Matthews Colorado Big 8 97 488 5.0 5 4 -6 -1.5 0 101 482 4.8 5
96 Jack Collins New Mexico State MVC 87 436 5.0 6 17 177 10.4 0 104 613 5.9 6
97 James Betterson North Carolina ACC 83 414 5.0 3 83 414 5.0 3
98 Waymon Clark Oklahoma Big 8 209 1014 4.9 6 2 19 9.5 0 211 1033 4.9 6
99 Rudy Green Yale Ivy 161 793 4.9 6 3 47 15.7 0 164 840 5.1 6
100 Jim O'Connor Drake MVC 133 651 4.9 0 9 149 16.6 1 142 800 5.6 1
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
101 C.J. Peachlyn Wichita State MVC 117 576 4.9 2 1 -19 -19.0 0 118 557 4.7 2
102 Gil Chapman Michigan Big Ten 111 542 4.9 6 2 14 7.0 0 113 556 4.9 6
103 Doyle Orange Southern Mississippi Ind 109 539 4.9 5 3 21 7.0 0 112 560 5.0 5
104 Cleo Johnson Georgia Tech Ind 92 451 4.9 0 6 62 10.3 0 98 513 5.2 0
105 Courtney Snyder Indiana Big Ten 87 424 4.9 1 7 31 4.4 0 94 455 4.8 1
106 Larry Robinson Furman Southern 189 916 4.8 9 6 33 5.5 0 195 949 4.9 9
107 Barty Smith Richmond Southern 167 797 4.8 13 14 177 12.6 1 181 974 5.4 14
108 Stan Fritts North Carolina State ACC 144 684 4.8 13 5 34 6.8 0 149 718 4.8 13
109 Billy Deery William & Mary Southern 127 604 4.8 7 127 604 4.8 7
110 D.C. Nobles Houston Ind 122 591 4.8 5 122 591 4.8 5
111 Chuck Varner Miami (OH) MAC 117 557 4.8 6 16 158 9.9 3 133 715 5.4 9
112 Kent Merritt Virginia ACC 105 502 4.8 1 8 132 16.5 1 113 634 5.6 2
113 Robert Miller* Kansas Big 8 92 446 4.8 2 31 257 8.3 2 123 703 5.7 4
114 Rick Kane Oregon Pac-8 90 430 4.8 5 7 42 6.0 0 97 472 4.9 5
115 John Anderson Colgate Ind 87 415 4.8 4 4 88 22.0 1 91 503 5.5 5
116 Greg Bass Fresno State PCAA 76 367 4.8 1 4 23 5.8 0 80 390 4.9 1
117 Adolph Bellizeare Pennsylvania Ivy 159 746 4.7 7 19 192 10.1 2 178 938 5.3 9
118 Ken Grandberry Washington State Pac-8 136 643 4.7 5 13 122 9.4 1 149 765 5.1 6
119 Keith Bobo Southern Methodist SWC 95 443 4.7 11 95 443 4.7 11
120 Don Schink East Carolina Southern 91 425 4.7 0 4 31 7.8 0 95 456 4.8 0
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
121 Mike Mark Air Force Ind 75 351 4.7 2 9 95 10.6 0 84 446 5.3 2
122 John Donohue Yale Ivy 60 280 4.7 5 1 3 3.0 0 61 283 4.6 5
123 Mark Van Eeghen Colgate Ind 238 1089 4.6 14 19 177 9.3 1 257 1266 4.9 15
124 Steve Buchanan Holy Cross Ind 183 849 4.6 4 23 174 7.6 3 206 1023 5.0 7
125 Brent Blackman Oklahoma State Big 8 175 809 4.6 6 175 809 4.6 6
126 Wayne Bullock Notre Dame Ind 162 752 4.6 10 8 83 10.4 1 170 835 4.9 11
127 Gary Lacy Baylor SWC 146 666 4.6 9 17 105 6.2 1 163 771 4.7 10
128 Ed Zink Dayton Ind 127 586 4.6 3 14 124 8.9 0 141 710 5.0 3
129 Horace King Georgia SEC 113 515 4.6 4 6 96 16.0 1 119 611 5.1 5
130 Jim Jensen Iowa Big Ten 111 509 4.6 5 5 33 6.6 1 116 542 4.7 6
131 James Reed Mississippi SEC 103 470 4.6 4 2 6 3.0 0 105 476 4.5 4
132 Doug Gerhart William & Mary Southern 103 469 4.6 7 2 15 7.5 0 105 484 4.6 7
133 Steve Marlowe Utah WAC 97 450 4.6 5 1 20 20.0 0 98 470 4.8 5
134 Tyrell Hennings Yale Ivy 86 392 4.6 3 3 25 8.3 0 89 417 4.7 3
135 Bob Burns Georgia SEC 82 374 4.6 0 11 119 10.8 2 93 493 5.3 2
136 Steve Greene Illinois Big Ten 77 354 4.6 1 8 50 6.3 1 85 404 4.8 2
137 Doug Lind Dartmouth Ivy 67 310 4.6 3 11 114 10.4 2 78 424 5.4 5
138 J.J. Jennings Rutgers Ind 303 1353 4.5 21 1 11 11.0 0 304 1364 4.5 21
139 Walter Peacock Louisville MVC 290 1294 4.5 8 20 139 7.0 2 310 1433 4.6 10
140 Larry Perkins Southern Illinois Ind 205 914 4.5 8 3 22 7.3 0 208 936 4.5 8
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
141 Stan Key Northwestern Big Ten 197 894 4.5 6 7 28 4.0 0 204 922 4.5 6
142 Dexter Bussey Texas-Arlington Ind 195 871 4.5 7 17 80 4.7 1 212 951 4.5 8
143 Alvin Bowers Texas A&M SWC 153 696 4.5 7 3 12 4.0 0 156 708 4.5 7
144 Steve Foley Tulane Ind 135 601 4.5 6 135 601 4.5 6
145 Jamie O'Rourke Vanderbilt SEC 132 592 4.5 4 10 45 4.5 0 142 637 4.5 4
146 Mike Mangrum Pacific PCAA 124 560 4.5 5 3 36 12.0 0 127 596 4.7 5
147 Don Calhoun Kansas State Big 8 120 539 4.5 0 6 39 6.5 0 126 578 4.6 0
148 Jimmy Lisle West Texas A&M MVC 113 513 4.5 0 5 13 2.6 0 118 526 4.5 0
149 Ken Moorhead Tampa Ind 111 495 4.5 1 4 22 5.5 0 115 517 4.5 1
150 Frank Geary San Diego State PCAA 106 479 4.5 4 15 81 5.4 1 121 560 4.6 5
151 Steve Rogers Louisiana State SEC 86 386 4.5 3 4 37 9.3 0 90 423 4.7 3
152 Dan Matthews Western Michigan MAC 80 358 4.5 2 2 9 4.5 0 82 367 4.5 2
153 Bob Nagle Penn State Ind 77 343 4.5 7 3 19 6.3 0 80 362 4.5 7
154 Jim Trimble Northwestern Big Ten 69 311 4.5 1 6 28 4.7 0 75 339 4.5 1
155 Don Reynolds Oregon Pac-8 226 1002 4.4 6 13 94 7.2 1 239 1096 4.6 7
156 Don Woods New Mexico WAC 220 971 4.4 11 220 971 4.4 11
157 Dwayne Woods West Virginia Ind 186 818 4.4 4 4 71 17.8 1 190 889 4.7 5
158 Scott Laidlaw Stanford Pac-8 145 639 4.4 4 19 155 8.2 1 164 794 4.8 5
159 Ray Bybee Missouri Big 8 127 563 4.4 0 3 5 1.7 0 130 568 4.4 0
160 Jim Germany New Mexico State MVC 117 513 4.4 6 10 98 9.8 2 127 611 4.8 8
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
161 Clarence Bullock Michigan State Big Ten 113 496 4.4 0 113 496 4.4 0
162 James Mosley Texas Tech SWC 111 490 4.4 3 4 103 25.8 0 115 593 5.2 3
163 Charles Shaw Wyoming WAC 104 460 4.4 3 1 3 3.0 0 105 463 4.4 3
164 Ellis Rowe Dartmouth Ivy 102 445 4.4 1 5 44 8.8 0 107 489 4.6 1
165 Ed Gilmore Navy Ind 94 418 4.4 3 2 5 2.5 0 96 423 4.4 3
166 Mark Terranova Brigham Young WAC 94 414 4.4 1 7 57 8.1 1 101 471 4.7 2
167 Lonnie Perrin Illinois Big Ten 90 398 4.4 1 3 30 10.0 0 93 428 4.6 1
168 Bob DeBona Colgate Ind 63 275 4.4 2 5 35 7.0 0 68 310 4.6 2
169 Ike Spencer Utah WAC 179 761 4.3 8 13 164 12.6 1 192 925 4.8 9
170 Doug Bynum Tulane Ind 137 589 4.3 2 1 29 29.0 0 138 618 4.5 2
171 Kim Jones Colorado State WAC 125 537 4.3 7 11 55 5.0 0 136 592 4.4 7
172 Richard Russo Cornell Ivy 113 482 4.3 2 4 36 9.0 1 117 518 4.4 3
173 Charlie Haugabrook Appalachian State Southern 87 370 4.3 2 87 370 4.3 2
174 Darnell Powell Chattanooga Ind 81 350 4.3 1 16 115 7.2 1 97 465 4.8 2
175 Randy Spinks South Carolina Ind 77 333 4.3 3 1 14 14.0 0 78 347 4.4 3
176 Alan Watson Arkansas SWC 69 296 4.3 3 1 2 2.0 0 70 298 4.3 3
177 Reggie Harrison Cincinnati Ind 211 883 4.2 11 13 124 9.5 0 224 1007 4.5 11
178 Mike Luttrell Texas Christian SWC 208 865 4.2 15 150 10.0 0 223 1015 4.6 0
179 Ken Strayhorn East Carolina Southern 194 823 4.2 9 5 46 9.2 0 199 869 4.4 9
180 Woody Thompson Miami (FL) Ind 189 802 4.2 8 3 8 2.7 0 192 810 4.2 8
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
181 Melvin Moncrief Southern Illinois Ind 183 773 4.2 12 183 773 4.2 12
182 Jimmy Poulos Georgia SEC 167 702 4.2 3 6 10 1.7 1 173 712 4.1 4
183 Chris Milodragovich Air Force Ind 140 583 4.2 6 9 69 7.7 0 149 652 4.4 6
184 Larry Kramer Mississippi SEC 139 577 4.2 4 3 19 6.3 0 142 596 4.2 4
185 Joe Barnes Texas Tech SWC 135 568 4.2 9 135 568 4.2 9
186 Pete Gross Purdue Big Ten 133 560 4.2 4 4 25 6.3 0 137 585 4.3 4
187 Marty Akins Texas SWC 118 492 4.2 8 118 492 4.2 8
188 Kevin McDonough Chattanooga Ind 108 451 4.2 0 15 116 7.7 1 123 567 4.6 1
189 Dennis Franklin Michigan Big Ten 101 425 4.2 6 101 425 4.2 6
190 Rich Schleider West Texas A&M MVC 95 395 4.2 2 11 88 8.0 1 106 483 4.6 3
191 Phil Coccioletti Appalachian State Southern 90 374 4.2 3 90 374 4.2 3
192 Ben Kinard Maryland ACC 88 366 4.2 5 88 366 4.2 5
193 Nat Moore Florida SEC 79 335 4.2 2 5 35 7.0 1 84 370 4.4 3
194 Frank Harsh Wake Forest ACC 75 312 4.2 1 3 61 20.3 0 78 373 4.8 1
195 Mike Strachan Iowa State Big 8 272 1103 4.1 3 7 55 7.9 1 279 1158 4.2 4
196 Paul Miles Bowling Green State MAC 250 1030 4.1 11 6 41 6.8 0 256 1071 4.2 11
197 Cleveland Cooper Navy Ind 221 898 4.1 12 8 41 5.1 0 229 939 4.1 12
198 Haskel Stanback Tennessee SEC 165 682 4.1 7 5 31 6.2 0 170 713 4.2 7
199 George Palmer Oklahoma State Big 8 160 657 4.1 6 160 657 4.1 6
200 Tommy Reamon Missouri Big 8 149 610 4.1 4 6 62 10.3 0 155 672 4.3 4
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
201 Phil Polak Bowling Green State MAC 149 608 4.1 6 14 173 12.4 1 163 781 4.8 7
202 Bob Allen Richmond Southern 133 548 4.1 6 5 93 18.6 1 138 641 4.6 7
203 John King Minnesota Big Ten 131 533 4.1 4 1 0 0.0 0 132 533 4.0 4
204 Vince Kendrick Florida SEC 127 516 4.1 5 11 72 6.5 0 138 588 4.3 5
205 Louie Giammona Utah State Ind 124 511 4.1 2 6 59 9.8 0 130 570 4.4 2
206 Rich Boothe Northwestern Big Ten 101 416 4.1 1 2 12 6.0 0 103 428 4.2 1
207 Donald Fanelli Cornell Ivy 99 403 4.1 5 5 53 10.6 0 104 456 4.4 5
208 Dick Maurer Oregon State Pac-8 95 393 4.1 5 33 326 9.9 0 128 719 5.6 5
209 Eddie Jenkins Illinois Big Ten 93 379 4.1 4 19 198 10.4 0 112 577 5.2 4
210 Bill Berry Air Force Ind 86 354 4.1 0 25 245 9.8 1 111 599 5.4 1
211 Gene Dotson Citadel Southern 73 300 4.1 3 73 300 4.1 3
212 Tony Davis* Nebraska Big 8 282 1114 4.0 13 20 147 7.4 1 302 1261 4.2 14
213 Anthony Davis* Southern California Pac-8 276 1112 4.0 14 14 47 3.4 0 290 1159 4.0 14
214 Mike Northington Purdue Big Ten 126 502 4.0 7 3 19 6.3 0 129 521 4.0 7
215 Paul Jorgensen Western Michigan MAC 118 476 4.0 4 1 18 18.0 0 119 494 4.2 4
216 Scott Gardner Virginia ACC 108 433 4.0 5 108 433 4.0 5
217 Bruce Elia* Ohio State Big Ten 106 429 4.0 14 1 2 2.0 0 107 431 4.0 14
218 Sherman Smith Miami (OH) MAC 106 427 4.0 0 106 427 4.0 0
219 Mark Carlson Northern Illinois Ind 95 382 4.0 5 95 382 4.0 5
220 Bob Barlette Syracuse Ind 92 367 4.0 1 7 101 14.4 0 99 468 4.7 1
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
221 Tom Clements Notre Dame Ind 89 360 4.0 4 89 360 4.0 4
222 Dave Darden San Diego State PCAA 84 335 4.0 3 29 170 5.9 0 113 505 4.5 3
223 Randy Walker Miami (OH) MAC 82 324 4.0 4 82 324 4.0 4
224 Larry Poole Kent State MAC 261 1010 3.9 18 9 104 11.6 0 270 1114 4.1 18
225 Ed Shuttlesworth Michigan Big Ten 193 745 3.9 9 1 8 8.0 0 194 753 3.9 9
226 Hodges Mitchell Florida State Ind 171 669 3.9 2 11 86 7.8 0 182 755 4.1 2
227 Bo Bobrowski Purdue Big Ten 139 549 3.9 8 1 11 11.0 0 140 560 4.0 8
228 Freddie Carolina Tulsa MVC 137 540 3.9 5 38 271 7.1 3 175 811 4.6 8
229 Wilson Plunkett Southern Mississippi Ind 121 476 3.9 4 14 95 6.8 0 135 571 4.2 4
230 Cliff Taylor Memphis Ind 120 471 3.9 7 14 69 4.9 0 134 540 4.0 7
231 Doug Kotar Kentucky SEC 110 431 3.9 0 3 21 7.0 0 113 452 4.0 0
232 Mike Sokolowski Brown Ivy 110 426 3.9 5 13 171 13.2 1 123 597 4.9 6
233 Mike Bomgardner Duke ACC 108 419 3.9 2 1 -4 -4.0 0 109 415 3.8 2
234 Ed Farmer Villanova Ind 105 410 3.9 2 26 205 7.9 0 131 615 4.7 2
235 Ricky Wesson Southern Methodist SWC 102 394 3.9 0 102 394 3.9 0
236 Gary Ferguson Rice SWC 99 385 3.9 1 10 125 12.5 1 109 510 4.7 2
237 Stan Murray Mississippi State SEC 69 270 3.9 3 3 39 13.0 0 72 309 4.3 3
238 John Palazeti Richmond Southern 67 258 3.9 2 1 4 4.0 0 68 262 3.9 2
239 Fred Speck Wichita State MVC 218 823 3.8 7 4 61 15.3 1 222 884 4.0 8
240 Delvin Williams* Kansas Big 8 208 788 3.8 9 37 303 8.2 1 245 1091 4.5 10
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
241 Ken Starling Indiana Big Ten 180 676 3.8 2 6 59 9.8 0 186 735 4.0 2
242 Ken Ferguson Drake MVC 103 389 3.8 1 23 195 8.5 0 126 584 4.6 1
243 Ray Taroli Oregon State Pac-8 99 380 3.8 1 16 153 9.6 3 115 533 4.6 4
244 James Tucker Appalachian State Southern 89 342 3.8 3 89 342 3.8 3
245 Lawrence Gaines Wyoming WAC 90 339 3.8 1 3 29 9.7 0 93 368 4.0 1
246 Tom Liggins Cincinnati Ind 82 313 3.8 1 5 17 3.4 0 87 330 3.8 1
247 Tim Thorn San Diego State PCAA 73 276 3.8 4 16 127 7.9 0 89 403 4.5 4
248 Morris LaGrand Tampa Ind 70 269 3.8 5 3 19 6.3 0 73 288 3.9 5
249 Dan Watkins Kent State MAC 70 269 3.8 5 11 115 10.5 0 81 384 4.7 5
250 Tim Pulliam Texas Christian SWC 71 268 3.8 4 51 12.8 0 75 319 4.3 0
251 Louis Carter Maryland ACC 218 801 3.7 14 12 99 8.3 0 230 900 3.9 14
252 Lonnie Sadler Vanderbilt SEC 143 527 3.7 0 13 89 6.8 0 156 616 3.9 0
253 George Uremovich Illinois Big Ten 141 519 3.7 2 11 127 11.5 0 152 646 4.3 2
254 Andy Johnson Georgia SEC 135 502 3.7 6 1 20 20.0 0 136 522 3.8 6
255 Keith Barnette Boston College Ind 120 445 3.7 4 3 24 8.0 0 123 469 3.8 4
256 Tom Ervin Citadel Southern 106 396 3.7 0 13 130 10.0 0 119 526 4.4 0
257 Larry Cates Western Michigan MAC 100 369 3.7 5 6 62 10.3 0 106 431 4.1 5
258 Jerry Cox Utah State Ind 100 369 3.7 10 5 54 10.8 0 105 423 4.0 10
259 Joe Whitney Texas-Arlington Ind 98 363 3.7 2 20 131 6.6 0 118 494 4.2 2
260 Mike Holt Michigan State Big Ten 95 352 3.7 1 2 21 10.5 0 97 373 3.8 1
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
261 Robert Evans San Jose State PCAA 93 346 3.7 2 14 123 8.8 2 107 469 4.4 4
262 Pete Taggares Washington Pac-8 93 342 3.7 1 6 85 14.2 1 99 427 4.3 2
263 Bruce Southall Georgia Tech Ind 85 316 3.7 1 21 201 9.6 0 106 517 4.9 1
264 L.C. Lyons Ohio MAC 83 303 3.7 4 2 26 13.0 1 85 329 3.9 5
265 George Lockyer Wyoming WAC 77 288 3.7 4 6 99 16.5 2 83 387 4.7 6
266 Bob Reid Princeton Ivy 71 266 3.7 1 9 68 7.6 0 80 334 4.2 1
267 Bruce Watson Brown Ivy 55 201 3.7 0 5 59 11.8 0 60 260 4.3 0
268 Frankie Prochilo William & Mary Southern 163 590 3.6 2 5 30 6.0 0 168 620 3.7 2
269 Richard Jennings Maryland ACC 109 397 3.6 2 4 49 12.3 0 113 446 3.9 2
270 Rufus Myers Texas Tech SWC 103 374 3.6 3 1 5 5.0 0 104 379 3.6 3
271 Dennis Cremeens Indiana Big Ten 100 355 3.6 5 6 33 5.5 1 106 388 3.7 6
272 Greg Boykin Northwestern Big Ten 98 350 3.6 3 2 7 3.5 0 100 357 3.6 3
273 Billy Pritchett West Texas A&M MVC 91 329 3.6 2 1 6 6.0 0 92 335 3.6 2
274 Carl Summerell East Carolina Southern 80 285 3.6 7 80 285 3.6 7
275 Ardie Segars Rice SWC 77 278 3.6 0 12 95 7.9 1 89 373 4.2 1
276 Greg Chambers Lamar Ind 78 278 3.6 2 5 2.5 0 80 283 3.5 0
277 Willie Thigpen Army Ind 74 268 3.6 0 2 28 14.0 0 76 296 3.9 0
278 Johnny Darden West Texas A&M MVC 74 266 3.6 2 8 64 8.0 0 82 330 4.0 2
279 Mark Fetter Iowa Big Ten 73 263 3.6 1 7 43 6.1 1 80 306 3.8 2
280 Tyrone Wilson Michigan State Big Ten 71 256 3.6 2 2 9 4.5 0 73 265 3.6 2
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
281 Anthony Pendland Lamar Ind 68 245 3.6 2 21 10.5 0 70 266 3.8 0
282 Dave Houseton Ohio MAC 209 731 3.5 6 1 7 7.0 0 210 738 3.5 6
283 Tommy Nathan Long Beach State PCAA 199 687 3.5 2 4 21 5.3 0 203 708 3.5 2
284 Clayton Heath Wake Forest ACC 178 616 3.5 0 4 44 11.0 0 182 660 3.6 0
285 Herman Price Toledo MAC 168 595 3.5 6 10 62 6.2 0 178 657 3.7 6
286 Mike Fanuzzi Kentucky SEC 111 393 3.5 3 111 393 3.5 3
287 Reggie Turner North Texas MVC 105 366 3.5 3 7 35 5.0 0 112 401 3.6 3
288 Alky Tsitsos Harvard Ivy 91 319 3.5 3 2 2 1.0 0 93 321 3.5 3
289 Eldrich Johnson Tulsa MVC 84 293 3.5 1 20 123 6.2 1 104 416 4.0 2
290 Ronnie Melancon Lamar Ind 72 249 3.5 12 48 4.0 0 84 297 3.5 0
291 Jim White Western Michigan MAC 71 248 3.5 1 2 11 5.5 0 73 259 3.5 1
292 Mel Lockett Marshall Ind 173 593 3.4 9 6 61 10.2 0 179 654 3.7 9
293 Bob Hitchens Miami (OH) MAC 176 591 3.4 6 2 10 5.0 0 178 601 3.4 6
294 Condredge Holloway Tennessee SEC 128 433 3.4 4 128 433 3.4 4
295 Bruce Torbett Virginia Military Institute Southern 118 407 3.4 3 13 191 14.7 0 131 598 4.6 3
296 John Lawing Minnesota Big Ten 119 407 3.4 5 119 407 3.4 5
297 Dan Darby Memphis Ind 114 393 3.4 3 4 19 4.8 0 118 412 3.5 3
298 Greg Horne Georgia Tech Ind 108 367 3.4 5 5 63 12.6 0 113 430 3.8 5
299 Butch Caldwell Iowa Big Ten 91 312 3.4 4 91 312 3.4 4
300 Dan Spangler Army Ind 76 260 3.4 0 3 45 15.0 0 79 305 3.9 0
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
301 Ken Petty Texas-El Paso WAC 124 411 3.3 2 13 116 8.9 1 137 527 3.8 3
302 Leroy Moss Missouri Big 8 114 373 3.3 2 2 23 11.5 0 116 396 3.4 2
303 Jere Brown Villanova Ind 92 305 3.3 0 17 203 11.9 0 109 508 4.7 0
304 David Walker Texas A&M SWC 87 283 3.3 6 87 283 3.3 6
305 Kim Glidewell Virginia Military Institute Southern 77 255 3.3 2 9 49 5.4 0 86 304 3.5 2
306 Dennis Coleman Brown Ivy 55 179 3.3 3 55 179 3.3 3
307 Larry Lloyd San Jose State PCAA 237 764 3.2 2 17 109 6.4 0 254 873 3.4 2
308 Bob Mitch Syracuse Ind 139 448 3.2 4 139 448 3.2 4
309 Rich Diller New Mexico WAC 126 405 3.2 6 126 405 3.2 6
310 Charles Baggett Michigan State Big Ten 98 313 3.2 3 98 313 3.2 3
311 Scott MacLachlan Colorado State WAC 90 286 3.2 5 10 96 9.6 0 100 382 3.8 5
312 Tom Wallace Colorado State WAC 83 268 3.2 3 14 149 10.6 1 97 417 4.3 4
313 Ricky Herbert Tulane Ind 84 265 3.2 2 84 265 3.2 2
314 Gary Rutledge Alabama SEC 78 253 3.2 6 78 253 3.2 6
315 John Coleman Rice SWC 76 245 3.2 1 3 0 0.0 0 79 245 3.1 1
316 Ken Pengitore Clemson ACC 182 571 3.1 6 182 571 3.1 6
317 David Whitehurst Furman Southern 120 367 3.1 5 120 367 3.1 5
318 George Georges Columbia Ivy 117 363 3.1 1 8 5 0.6 0 125 368 2.9 1
319 Tom Doyle Yale Ivy 111 345 3.1 7 1 5 5.0 1 112 350 3.1 8
320 Lonnie Gibson Citadel Southern 110 340 3.1 1 4 65 16.3 1 114 405 3.6 2
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
321 Doug Jackson Columbia Ivy 99 310 3.1 1 5 34 6.8 1 104 344 3.3 2
322 Larry Hardaway Davidson Southern 85 265 3.1 2 8 54 6.8 0 93 319 3.4 2
323 Chris Linderman Auburn SEC 84 259 3.1 0 1 14 14.0 0 85 273 3.2 0
324 David Brown Michigan State Big Ten 103 314 3.0 3 7 51 7.3 1 110 365 3.3 4
325 Fred Fisher Vanderbilt SEC 130 373 2.9 2 1 1 1.0 0 131 374 2.9 2
326 Ron Parker Fresno State PCAA 109 311 2.9 3 10 130 13.0 0 119 441 3.7 3
327 Mike Pride Drake MVC 91 264 2.9 3 4 36 9.0 0 95 300 3.2 3
328 Joe Wade Western Michigan MAC 90 264 2.9 1 1 6 6.0 0 91 270 3.0 1
329 Jim Donoghue Syracuse Ind 70 203 2.9 0 13 161 12.4 0 83 364 4.4 0
330 Bill Daniels* Pittsburgh Ind 160 449 2.8 10 160 449 2.8 10
331 Tom Brown Long Beach State PCAA 106 294 2.8 3 9 53 5.9 0 115 347 3.0 3
332 Quincy Daniels Cincinnati Ind 81 226 2.8 1 6 134 22.3 1 87 360 4.1 2
333 Wayne Stanley Iowa State Big 8 81 224 2.8 3 81 224 2.8 3
334 Walt Wingard Dayton Ind 113 304 2.7 4 6 80 13.3 0 119 384 3.2 4
335 Mike Hogan Chattanooga Ind 100 271 2.7 3 8 32 4.0 0 108 303 2.8 3
336 Dave Buckey North Carolina State ACC 79 217 2.7 4 79 217 2.7 4
337 Mark Johnson Duke ACC 96 253 2.6 2 96 253 2.6 2
338 Bruce Hill Arizona WAC 152 386 2.5 7 152 386 2.5 7
339 Reggie Oliver Marshall Ind 105 260 2.5 2 105 260 2.5 2
340 Zach Fry North Texas MVC 85 208 2.4 0 7 48 6.9 1 92 256 2.8 1
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
341 Markus Hardy Army Ind 79 179 2.3 0 5 18 3.6 0 84 197 2.3 0
342 Kent Marshall Texas Christian SWC 105 230 2.2 1 25 25.0 0 106 255 2.4 0
343 Tony Dungy Minnesota Big Ten 74 156 2.1 3 74 156 2.1 3
344 Bruce Keplinger Pacific PCAA 64 133 2.1 0 64 133 2.1 0
345 Steve Grogan Kansas State Big 8 188 372 2.0 5 188 372 2.0 5
346 Chuck Peck Washington State Pac-8 116 237 2.0 5 116 237 2.0 5
347 Rich Haynie Air Force Ind 70 137 2.0 2 70 137 2.0 2
348 Rod Kraft Fresno State PCAA 75 144 1.9 1 75 144 1.9 1
349 Pat Haden* Southern California Pac-8 87 156 1.8 4 87 156 1.8 4
350 Jim Stoeckel Harvard Ivy 71 127 1.8 6 71 127 1.8 6
351 Don Van Galder Utah WAC 105 182 1.7 8 105 182 1.7 8
352 John Cherry Missouri Big 8 89 152 1.7 3 89 152 1.7 3
353 Harry Lynch Citadel Southern 88 151 1.7 3 88 151 1.7 3
354 Mike Miley Louisiana State SEC 137 216 1.6 4 137 216 1.6 4
355 Tom Snickenberger Dartmouth Ivy 102 167 1.6 6 102 167 1.6 6
356 Steve Joachim Temple Ind 76 124 1.6 9 76 124 1.6 9
357 Jeff Bower Southern Mississippi Ind 137 211 1.5 4 137 211 1.5 4
358 Richard Bevly Ohio MAC 135 204 1.5 2 135 204 1.5 2
359 Mike Kirkland Arkansas SWC 152 210 1.4 3 152 210 1.4 3
360 Steve Cockreham Wyoming WAC 128 179 1.4 7 128 179 1.4 7
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
361 Gene Swick Toledo MAC 219 290 1.3 4 219 290 1.3 4
362 Ken Polke Dayton Ind 134 172 1.3 2 134 172 1.3 2
363 Marty Vaughn Pennsylvania Ivy 84 109 1.3 2 84 109 1.3 2
364 Tom Wilson Utah State Ind 106 129 1.2 3 106 129 1.2 3
365 Bill Screws Western Michigan MAC 74 75 1.0 1 74 75 1.0 1
366 Billy Paschall North Carolina ACC 79 67 0.8 3 79 67 0.8 3
367 Greg Kokal Kent State MAC 78 64 0.8 2 78 64 0.8 2
368 Chris Rowland Washington Pac-8 77 47 0.6 3 77 47 0.6 3
369 Pete Vaas Holy Cross Ind 94 36 0.4 4 94 36 0.4 4
370 Willie Jones Indiana Big Ten 71 7 0.1 3 71 7 0.1 3
371 Jim Stevens Georgia Tech Ind 90 -1 0.0 3 90 -1 0.0 3
372 Frank Duncan Texas-El Paso WAC 112 -14 -0.1 0 112 -14 -0.1 0
373 Mark Allen Cornell Ivy 96 -23 -0.2 3 96 -23 -0.2 3
374 Ron Beible Princeton Ivy 68 -46 -0.7 2 68 -46 -0.7 2
375 Bill Hatty Villanova Ind 89 -88 -1.0 1 89 -88 -1.0 1
376 Kingsley Fink Army Ind 69 -85 -1.2 1 69 -85 -1.2 1
377 David Harper Davidson Southern 103 -186 -1.8 1 103 -186 -1.8 1
378 Dave Jaynes* Kansas Big 8 102 -198 -1.9 4 102 -198 -1.9 4
379 Mickey Brokas Chattanooga Ind 78 -382 -4.9 2 78 -382 -4.9 2