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1975 Receiving Stats

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

Heisman Memorial Trophy: Archie Griffin (Ohio State)
FWAA Coach of the Year Award: Woody Hayes (Ohio State)

AP Preseason #1: Oklahoma ▪ AP Final #1: Oklahoma

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157 Players

Receiving Rushing Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf Rec Yds Avg TD Att Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
1 Kelvin Kirk Dayton Ind 26 637 24.5 6 26 637 24.5 6
2 Wesley Walker California Pac-8 36 839 23.3 9 2 30 15.0 1 38 869 22.9 10
3 Mike Barber Louisiana Tech Southland 25 577 23.1 6 25 577 23.1 6
4 Jim Smith* Michigan Big Ten 24 553 23.0 4 31 237 7.6 1 55 790 14.4 5
5 Mark Twitty Rutgers Ind 24 544 22.7 7 24 544 22.7 7
6 Tom Fleming Dartmouth Ivy 24 523 21.8 8 24 523 21.8 8
7 Craig Brantley Clemson ACC 22 475 21.6 3 1 1 1.0 0 23 476 20.7 3
8 Henry Marshall Missouri Big 8 44 945 21.5 9 44 945 21.5 9
9 John Van Der Wouden Brigham Young WAC 29 621 21.4 3 2 14 7.0 0 31 635 20.5 3
10 Mike Andress Ball State MAC 23 480 20.9 6 31 164 5.3 0 54 644 11.9 6
11 Larry Seivers Tennessee SEC 41 840 20.5 4 41 840 20.5 4
12 Freeman Johns Southern Methodist SWC 22 452 20.5 4 3 10 3.3 0 25 462 18.5 4
13 Brion Applegate Colgate Ind 25 510 20.4 2 2 15 7.5 0 27 525 19.4 2
14 Jim Curry Harvard Ivy 32 641 20.0 0 3 9 3.0 0 35 650 18.6 0
15 Jaime Garza Tulane Ind 27 539 20.0 3 27 539 20.0 3
16 Mel Jacobs San Diego State PCAA 22 441 20.0 2 22 441 20.0 2
17 John Call Richmond Southern 26 516 19.8 5 3 15 5.0 0 29 531 18.3 5
18 Theopolis Bell Arizona WAC 31 611 19.7 8 19 91 4.8 1 50 702 14.0 9
19 Steve Largent Tulsa MVC 51 1000 19.6 14 6 42 7.0 0 57 1042 18.3 14
20 Mike Shumann Florida State Ind 38 730 19.2 5 38 730 19.2 5
Receiving Rushing Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf Rec Yds Avg TD Att Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
21 Ivy Moore Southern Illinois Ind 24 451 18.8 1 2 -5 -2.5 0 26 446 17.2 1
22 Alfred Jackson Texas SWC 32 596 18.6 2 10 99 9.9 1 42 695 16.5 3
23 Phillip Logan* South Carolina Ind 39 716 18.4 7 39 716 18.4 7
24 Randy Simmrin* Southern California Pac-8 26 478 18.4 1 26 478 18.4 1
25 Jeff Gilligan Auburn SEC 23 421 18.3 3 23 421 18.3 3
26 Bobby Thomas* Nebraska Big 8 30 545 18.2 7 2 3 1.5 0 32 548 17.1 7
27 Mike Willis Long Beach State PCAA 39 701 18.0 2 39 701 18.0 2
28 Duriel Harris New Mexico State MVC 34 607 17.9 5 8 81 10.1 0 42 688 16.4 5
29 John Jefferson* Arizona State WAC 52 921 17.7 6 52 921 17.7 6
30 Larry Mucker* Arizona State WAC 45 796 17.7 5 6 12 2.0 0 51 808 15.8 5
31 Lonnie Allgood Syracuse Ind 27 477 17.7 1 27 477 17.7 1
32 Russ Hill Northern Illinois MAC 24 425 17.7 2 24 425 17.7 2
33 Ronnie Barnett Texas-Arlington Southland 30 529 17.6 6 9 21 2.3 0 39 550 14.1 6
34 Pat Tilley Louisiana Tech Southland 53 926 17.5 6 53 926 17.5 6
35 Scott Resseguie Toledo MAC 39 683 17.5 2 39 683 17.5 2
36 Gary Fencik Yale Ivy 42 729 17.4 3 42 729 17.4 3
37 Trent Smock Indiana Big Ten 25 427 17.1 3 25 427 17.1 3
38 Don Bass Houston Ind 38 646 17.0 2 16 95 5.9 1 54 741 13.7 3
39 Jeff Stempel Temple Ind 30 510 17.0 2 30 510 17.0 2
40 Dave Oliver Louisiana-Lafayette Southland 28 475 17.0 2 28 475 17.0 2
Receiving Rushing Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf Rec Yds Avg TD Att Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
41 Paul Beery Purdue Big Ten 27 454 16.8 2 13 31 2.4 1 40 485 12.1 3
42 Phil August Miami (FL) Ind 25 419 16.8 0 25 419 16.8 0
43 Tony Hill Stanford Pac-8 55 916 16.7 7 1 3 3.0 0 56 919 16.4 7
44 Mike Renfro Texas Christian SWC 49 810 16.5 2 1 15 15.0 50 825 16.5 2
45 Joe Manderfield William & Mary Southern 22 362 16.5 2 1 9 9.0 0 23 371 16.1 2
46 Bob McDermott Harvard Ivy 30 493 16.4 7 30 493 16.4 7
47 Preston Dennard New Mexico WAC 59 962 16.3 6 1 9 9.0 0 60 971 16.2 6
48 Mike Jones Minnesota Big Ten 29 473 16.3 2 2 4 2.0 0 31 477 15.4 2
49 Dave Logan Colorado Big 8 24 392 16.3 0 24 392 16.3 0
50 John Arnold Wyoming WAC 23 376 16.3 2 6 38 6.3 0 29 414 14.3 2
51 Jeff Webb North Texas Ind 23 375 16.3 1 23 375 16.3 1
52 Don Buckey North Carolina State ACC 34 551 16.2 1 34 551 16.2 1
53 Gary Maddocks San Jose State PCAA 28 452 16.1 4 2 -4 -2.0 0 30 448 14.9 4
54 Scott Piper Arizona WAC 45 718 16.0 7 45 718 16.0 7
55 Brette Simmons Furman Southern 21 336 16.0 4 21 336 16.0 4
56 Forry Smith Iowa State Big 8 31 493 15.9 2 31 493 15.9 2
57 Ricky Thompson Baylor SWC 27 425 15.7 2 27 425 15.7 2
58 Tony Barnes Drake MVC 28 437 15.6 7 0 0 1 28 437 15.6 8
59 Walt Slattery Louisiana-Lafayette Southland 24 375 15.6 2 9 66 7.3 0 33 441 13.4 2
60 Larry Stokes Chattanooga Ind 22 344 15.6 1 22 344 15.6 1
Receiving Rushing Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf Rec Yds Avg TD Att Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
61 Duke Fergerson San Diego State PCAA 57 886 15.5 4 1 -1 -1.0 0 58 885 15.3 4
62 Frank Maxwell Louisiana-Monroe Ind 42 648 15.4 2 42 648 15.4 2
63 Greg Pieper Southern Mississippi Ind 29 446 15.4 1 29 446 15.4 1
64 Dave Quehl Holy Cross Ind 63 959 15.2 5 2 -1 -0.5 0 65 958 14.7 5
65 Troy Slade Duke ACC 43 654 15.2 0 43 654 15.2 0
66 Joey Walters Clemson ACC 26 394 15.2 2 26 394 15.2 2
67 Larry Spears Lamar Southland 25 380 15.2 1 3 14 4.7 28 394 14.1 1
68 Bill Singler Stanford Pac-8 25 379 15.2 3 25 379 15.2 3
69 Joe Fabian Cal State Fullerton PCAA 26 393 15.1 1 1 33 33.0 0 27 426 15.8 1
70 Rick Ellwood San Diego State PCAA 24 363 15.1 3 24 363 15.1 3
71 Brian Baschnagel* Ohio State Big Ten 24 362 15.1 1 15 109 7.3 1 39 471 12.1 2
72 Paul Tippets Utah State Ind 24 360 15.0 1 1 5 5.0 0 25 365 14.6 1
73 Glen Cotton Fresno State PCAA 29 431 14.9 3 29 431 14.9 3
74 Vollon Dixon San Diego State PCAA 29 431 14.9 4 29 431 14.9 4
75 Dan O'Rourke Colorado State WAC 26 388 14.9 0 4 18 4.5 1 30 406 13.5 1
76 Gary Dudley San Jose State PCAA 22 326 14.8 2 22 326 14.8 2
77 Tony Smith Louisville Ind 26 382 14.7 1 26 382 14.7 1
78 Bill Ryckman Louisiana Tech Southland 20 294 14.7 1 20 294 14.7 1
79 Sammy Williams Texas Tech SWC 34 496 14.6 3 3 9 3.0 0 37 505 13.6 3
80 Calvin Young Fresno State PCAA 30 437 14.6 2 2 28 14.0 0 32 465 14.5 2
Receiving Rushing Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf Rec Yds Avg TD Att Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
81 Tim Blackwell Wichita State MVC 21 306 14.6 0 21 306 14.6 0
82 Donnie Holt Appalachian State Southern 27 389 14.4 3 27 389 14.4 3
83 Ken Moore Northern Illinois MAC 30 425 14.2 3 2 2 1.0 0 32 427 13.3 3
84 Ronnie Moore Virginia Military Institute Southern 47 662 14.1 1 11 21 1.9 0 58 683 11.8 1
85 John McIntyre Utah WAC 29 408 14.1 3 5 27 5.4 0 34 435 12.8 3
86 Kim Hoover Maryland ACC 38 532 14.0 5 38 532 14.0 5
87 Ray Brooks Virginia Military Institute Southern 26 365 14.0 2 26 365 14.0 2
88 Steve Rivera California Pac-8 57 790 13.9 4 57 790 13.9 4
89 Tommy Southard Furman Southern 24 333 13.9 3 1 -3 -3.0 0 25 330 13.2 3
90 Dennis Pearson Washington State Pac-8 21 291 13.9 1 5 22 4.4 2 26 313 12.0 3
91 Ronald Parker Texas Christian SWC 21 289 13.8 1 1 -2 -2.0 22 287 13.0 1
92 Kevin Gropp Princeton Ivy 19 263 13.8 2 19 263 13.8 2
93 Scott Yelvington Northwestern Big Ten 50 686 13.7 4 50 686 13.7 4
94 Phil Wroblicky Oregon State Pac-8 27 370 13.7 2 27 370 13.7 2
95 Dick Graham Utah WAC 34 463 13.6 2 0 0 1 34 463 13.6 3
96 Randy Grossart Missouri Big 8 27 366 13.6 1 4 3 0.8 0 31 369 11.9 1
97 Ted Forrest Western Michigan MAC 21 286 13.6 2 1 -1 -1.0 0 22 285 13.0 2
98 Fred Coleman Louisiana-Monroe Ind 43 580 13.5 0 43 580 13.5 0
99 Jessie Green Tulsa MVC 32 433 13.5 0 32 433 13.5 0
100 Ron Kellogg Pennsylvania Ivy 32 432 13.5 0 32 432 13.5 0
Receiving Rushing Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf Rec Yds Avg TD Att Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
101 Kenneth Roy Rice SWC 26 351 13.5 2 4 14 3.5 0 30 365 12.2 2
102 Dave Dudley Bowling Green State MAC 25 338 13.5 1 25 338 13.5 1
103 Kim Featsent Kent State MAC 42 563 13.4 4 42 563 13.4 4
104 Rickey Brown Richmond Southern 33 441 13.4 0 1 2 2.0 0 34 443 13.0 0
105 Jim Corbett Pittsburgh Ind 24 322 13.4 2 24 322 13.4 2
106 Gil Stewart New Mexico WAC 37 492 13.3 6 37 492 13.3 6
107 Brian Kelly Washington State Pac-8 28 371 13.3 1 28 371 13.3 1
108 Mark McLane Notre Dame Ind 21 277 13.2 1 54 228 4.2 0 75 505 6.7 1
109 Mike Mauger Kent State MAC 35 458 13.1 4 1 3 3.0 0 36 461 12.8 4
110 Scott Phillips Washington Pac-8 33 433 13.1 1 11 73 6.6 1 44 506 11.5 2
111 Rick Kimbrough Mississippi SEC 31 407 13.1 1 5 17 3.4 0 36 424 11.8 1
112 John Zeglinski Wake Forest ACC 27 354 13.1 8 137 591 4.3 1 164 945 5.8 9
113 Ron Kullas Minnesota Big Ten 42 545 13.0 4 42 545 13.0 4
114 Jimmy Kelly Cincinnati Ind 31 404 13.0 0 4 31 7.8 0 35 435 12.4 0
115 Tom Fadden Virginia ACC 48 620 12.9 2 48 620 12.9 2
116 Mike Green Ohio MAC 50 642 12.8 3 50 642 12.8 3
117 Mike Cordy Utah WAC 26 334 12.8 1 1 2 2.0 0 27 336 12.4 1
118 Ken MacAfee Notre Dame Ind 26 333 12.8 5 26 333 12.8 5
119 John Schultz Maryland ACC 25 321 12.8 2 44 148 3.4 3 69 469 6.8 5
120 Stevie Stephens* South Carolina Ind 24 308 12.8 1 24 308 12.8 1
Receiving Rushing Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf Rec Yds Avg TD Att Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
121 John Mastronardo Villanova Ind 45 567 12.6 3 45 567 12.6 3
122 Bob Farnham Brown Ivy 56 701 12.5 2 56 701 12.5 2
123 Jeff Hepinstall Toledo MAC 49 614 12.5 2 5 0 0.0 0 54 614 11.4 2
124 Stanley Sam New Mexico State MVC 26 325 12.5 1 1 -9 -9.0 0 27 316 11.7 1
125 Keith Calvin Indiana Big Ten 25 309 12.4 0 10 14 1.4 0 35 323 9.2 0
126 Ollie Brown San Diego State PCAA 21 260 12.4 1 89 524 5.9 5 110 784 7.1 6
127 Steve Williams Marshall Ind 21 258 12.3 3 1 5 5.0 0 22 263 12.0 3
128 Charlie Potts Dartmouth Ivy 18 222 12.3 2 9 43 4.8 0 27 265 9.8 2
129 Fuzzy Filliez Marshall Ind 54 657 12.2 7 54 657 12.2 7
130 Charlie Williams North Carolina ACC 24 290 12.1 3 14 115 8.2 0 38 405 10.7 3
131 Leon Dobbs Wichita State MVC 21 255 12.1 1 21 255 12.1 1
132 Bill Paulsen Boston College Ind 22 264 12.0 1 22 264 12.0 1
133 Jim Wicks Virginia ACC 24 285 11.9 0 24 285 11.9 0
134 Jeff Chrystal Illinois Big Ten 22 261 11.9 0 22 261 11.9 0
135 Dan Fournier Princeton Ivy 20 237 11.9 1 20 237 11.9 1
136 Greg Bauer Oregon Pac-8 52 616 11.8 4 52 616 11.8 4
137 Neil Chamberlin Princeton Ivy 44 519 11.8 0 44 519 11.8 0
138 Kevin Spencer Fresno State PCAA 32 377 11.8 1 32 377 11.8 1
139 Mike Godbolt Boston College Ind 30 354 11.8 2 30 354 11.8 2
140 Bill Millner Wake Forest ACC 28 327 11.7 3 28 327 11.7 3
Receiving Rushing Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf Rec Yds Avg TD Att Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
141 Ted Pappas Stanford Pac-8 29 332 11.4 2 29 332 11.4 2
142 Howie Williams Army Ind 37 417 11.3 0 37 417 11.3 0
143 Tozere Franklin Toledo MAC 40 442 11.1 4 1 0 0.0 0 41 442 10.8 4
144 Todd Christensen Brigham Young WAC 30 319 10.6 3 59 273 4.6 1 89 592 6.7 4
145 John Covington Air Force Ind 26 273 10.5 2 26 273 10.5 2
146 Dexter Brown Columbia Ivy 18 185 10.3 0 18 185 10.3 0
147 Chuck Muncie California Pac-8 39 392 10.1 2 228 1460 6.4 13 267 1852 6.9 15
148 Barry Burton Vanderbilt SEC 31 306 9.9 2 23 176 7.7 0 54 482 8.9 2
149 Pete Righi Temple Ind 24 237 9.9 0 24 237 9.9 0
150 Harvey Johnson Louisiana-Monroe Ind 36 351 9.8 1 63 310 4.9 3 99 661 6.7 4
151 Frank DeLaine Virginia Military Institute Southern 21 205 9.8 0 1 4 4.0 0 22 209 9.5 0
152 Wayne Johnson Oregon Pac-8 29 250 8.6 2 3 8 2.7 0 32 258 8.1 2
153 Ron Inge Stanford Pac-8 27 231 8.6 3 90 439 4.9 3 117 670 5.7 6
154 Ed Lofton Rice SWC 31 261 8.4 0 31 261 8.4 0
155 David Sloan Virginia ACC 23 179 7.8 3 176 848 4.8 6 199 1027 5.2 9
156 Ron Harris Colorado State WAC 25 186 7.4 1 218 836 3.8 5 243 1022 4.2 6
157 Craig Renfrow Pennsylvania Ivy 18 88 4.9 0 80 267 3.3 1 98 355 3.6 1