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

Heisman Memorial Trophy: Marcus Allen (Southern California)
FWAA Coach of the Year Award: Danny Ford (Clemson)

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363 Players

Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf G Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
1 Tim Martin Appalachian State Southern 10 69 468 6.8 2 27 267 9.9 1 96 735 7.7 3
2 Kelvin Bryant North Carolina ACC 11 152 1015 6.7 17 8 60 7.5 1 160 1075 6.7 18
3 Del Rodgers Utah WAC 11 170 1127 6.6 13 17 156 9.2 1 187 1283 6.9 14
4 Reggie Collier Southern Mississippi Ind 11 153 1005 6.6 12 1 2 2.0 0 154 1007 6.5 12
5 Stanley Wilson Oklahoma Big 8 11 156 1008 6.5 4 5 44 8.8 0 161 1052 6.5 4
6 Greg Allen Florida State Ind 9 139 888 6.4 3 5 35 7.0 0 144 923 6.4 3
7 Darrell Shepard Oklahoma Big 8 11 122 774 6.3 13 122 774 6.3 13
8 Greg Boone Duke ACC 11 80 502 6.3 2 9 49 5.4 0 89 551 6.2 2
9 Munchie Jordon McNeese State Southland 11 205 1267 6.2 18 10 124 12.4 0 215 1391 6.5 18
10 Mike Rozier Nebraska Big 8 11 151 943 6.2 5 4 64 16.0 0 155 1007 6.5 5
11 Brett White Tulsa MVC 11 119 740 6.2 9 10 127 12.7 1 129 867 6.7 10
12 Roger Craig Nebraska Big 8 11 173 1060 6.1 6 12 87 7.3 0 185 1147 6.2 6
13 Curt Warner Penn State Ind 11 171 1044 6.1 8 9 106 11.8 0 180 1150 6.4 8
14 Danny Miller Citadel Southern 11 191 1138 6.0 11 9 60 6.7 1 200 1198 6.0 12
15 Gerald Riggs Arizona State Pac-10 11 148 891 6.0 6 11 139 12.6 0 159 1030 6.5 6
16 Stanford Jennings Furman Southern 11 197 1168 5.9 11 24 183 7.6 1 221 1351 6.1 12
17 Phil Bates Nebraska Big 8 11 94 555 5.9 7 2 7 3.5 1 96 562 5.9 8
18 Robbie Richeson Utah WAC 11 88 516 5.9 3 10 105 10.5 0 98 621 6.3 3
19 Butch Woolfolk* Michigan Big Ten 12 253 1459 5.8 6 9 55 6.1 0 262 1514 5.8 6
20 Tim Harris Washington State Pac-10 11 157 915 5.8 5 12 71 5.9 0 169 986 5.8 5
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf G Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
21 Earnest Jackson Texas A&M SWC 11 153 887 5.8 4 18 202 11.2 0 171 1089 6.4 4
22 Robert Weathers Arizona State Pac-10 11 122 711 5.8 3 19 198 10.4 0 141 909 6.4 3
23 Dewayne Robinson Louisiana-Monroe Ind 11 80 463 5.8 3 23 209 9.1 1 103 672 6.5 4
24 Vincent White Stanford Pac-10 11 72 417 5.8 1 41 431 10.5 5 113 848 7.5 6
25 Theron McClendon McNeese State Southland 11 131 751 5.7 5 9 91 10.1 0 140 842 6.0 5
26 John Kershner Air Force WAC 11 120 685 5.7 5 1 3 3.0 0 121 688 5.7 5
27 Michael Haddix* Mississippi State SEC 12 110 622 5.7 3 10 90 9.0 0 120 712 5.9 3
28 Stacy Hall Colgate Ind 10 80 457 5.7 7 1 15 15.0 0 81 472 5.8 7
29 Marcus Allen* Southern California Pac-10 12 433 2427 5.6 22 34 256 7.5 1 467 2683 5.7 23
30 Eric Dickerson Southern Methodist SWC 11 255 1428 5.6 19 1 2 2.0 0 256 1430 5.6 19
31 Alvin Parker Appalachian State Southern 11 137 766 5.6 7 18 123 6.8 1 155 889 5.7 8
32 Michael Morton Nevada-Las Vegas Ind 12 123 692 5.6 4 55 682 12.4 5 178 1374 7.7 9
33 Paul Bell West Texas A&M MVC 11 112 624 5.6 4 3 35 11.7 0 115 659 5.7 4
34 Greg Bell Notre Dame Ind 11 92 512 5.6 4 11 135 12.3 0 103 647 6.3 4
35 Robert Williams Washington State Pac-10 11 71 397 5.6 4 2 33 16.5 0 73 430 5.9 4
36 Anthony Edgar Hawaii WAC 10 118 645 5.5 9 9 85 9.4 0 127 730 5.7 9
37 Anthony Edgar Hawaii WAC 10 118 645 5.5 9 9 85 9.4 0 127 730 5.7 9
38 John Williams Wisconsin Big Ten 11 116 634 5.5 3 3 80 26.7 1 119 714 6.0 4
39 Delbert Thompson Texas-El Paso WAC 11 102 560 5.5 2 27 272 10.1 1 129 832 6.4 3
40 Anthony Hutchison Texas Tech SWC 11 100 545 5.5 6 9 17 1.9 0 109 562 5.2 6
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf G Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
41 Dwayne Hobson Wichita State MVC 11 80 440 5.5 3 4 110 27.5 0 84 550 6.5 3
42 Tim Spencer* Ohio State Big Ten 12 226 1217 5.4 12 23 210 9.1 0 249 1427 5.7 12
43 Joe McIntosh North Carolina State ACC 10 222 1190 5.4 5 11 97 8.8 0 233 1287 5.5 5
44 Reggie Mitchell Central Michigan MAC 11 199 1068 5.4 9 23 234 10.2 1 222 1302 5.9 10
45 Jim Brown Temple Ind 9 163 883 5.4 9 14 108 7.7 2 177 991 5.6 11
46 Earl Ferrell East Tennessee State Southern 11 160 860 5.4 8 21 144 6.9 1 181 1004 5.5 9
47 Dennis Williams Furman Southern 11 99 535 5.4 3 99 535 5.4 3
48 Lenny Montgomery Long Beach State PCAA 7 73 393 5.4 6 8 68 8.5 1 81 461 5.7 7
49 Darrin Nelson Stanford Pac-10 11 192 1014 5.3 11 67 846 12.6 5 259 1860 7.2 16
50 Johnny Hector Texas A&M SWC 11 138 727 5.3 7 24 214 8.9 0 162 941 5.8 7
51 Ernest Anderson Oklahoma State Big 8 11 129 678 5.3 1 10 50 5.0 0 139 728 5.2 1
52 Vance Johnson Arizona Pac-10 11 123 654 5.3 6 22 224 10.2 2 145 878 6.1 8
53 Waddell Kelly Arkansas State Southland 11 121 644 5.3 3 121 644 5.3 3
54 Carl Monroe Utah WAC 11 99 522 5.3 5 14 141 10.1 0 113 663 5.9 5
55 Scott Pettis Brigham Young WAC 12 94 499 5.3 5 48 490 10.2 4 142 989 7.0 9
56 Brothel Cole Furman Southern 11 71 375 5.3 6 1 13 13.0 0 72 388 5.4 6
57 Bryan Thomas* Pittsburgh Ind 12 217 1132 5.2 7 46 451 9.8 0 263 1583 6.0 7
58 Gary Allen Hawaii WAC 10 194 1006 5.2 8 21 367 17.5 2 215 1373 6.4 10
59 Derrick Harmon Cornell Ivy 9 173 893 5.2 5 21 285 13.6 2 194 1178 6.1 7
60 Mark O'Neal Wichita State MVC 11 116 599 5.2 4 116 599 5.2 4
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf G Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
61 Michael Gunter Tulsa MVC 11 114 593 5.2 5 6 63 10.5 0 120 656 5.5 5
62 Doug Moore Wyoming WAC 11 92 475 5.2 2 2 8 4.0 0 94 483 5.1 2
63 Chucky Davis Wisconsin Big Ten 11 88 457 5.2 3 21 178 8.5 0 109 635 5.8 3
64 Manny Henry Minnesota Big Ten 11 71 372 5.2 1 6 58 9.7 0 77 430 5.6 1
65 Greg Adams Texas-El Paso WAC 11 70 362 5.2 2 2 10 5.0 0 72 372 5.2 2
66 Arnold Smiley* Toledo MAC 12 197 1013 5.1 5 13 89 6.8 1 210 1102 5.2 6
67 Eric Robinson Indiana State MVC 8 169 867 5.1 9 29 312 10.8 1 198 1179 6.0 10
68 Cliff Austin* Clemson ACC 12 163 824 5.1 9 2 18 9.0 0 165 842 5.1 9
69 Carlton Jacobs Louisiana Tech Southland 11 134 688 5.1 4 15 201 13.4 0 149 889 6.0 4
70 Gary Anderson Arkansas SWC 11 121 616 5.1 1 26 263 10.1 3 147 879 6.0 4
71 Lionel James Auburn SEC 11 111 561 5.1 1 5 39 7.8 0 116 600 5.2 1
72 Ray Crouse Nevada-Las Vegas Ind 12 103 525 5.1 9 18 129 7.2 3 121 654 5.4 12
73 Hilria Johnson Utah WAC 11 78 395 5.1 2 11 90 8.2 1 89 485 5.4 3
74 Leon Lawson East Carolina Ind 11 77 389 5.1 6 4 32 8.0 0 81 421 5.2 6
75 Willie Gittens Arizona State Pac-10 11 73 374 5.1 1 3 25 8.3 1 76 399 5.3 2
76 James Bettis Cincinnati Ind 11 246 1226 5.0 6 4 21 5.3 0 250 1247 5.0 6
77 Jim Callinan Harvard Ivy 10 209 1054 5.0 9 18 204 11.3 0 227 1258 5.5 9
78 Steve Smith* Michigan Big Ten 12 134 674 5.0 12 134 674 5.0 12
79 Wilford Alston Citadel Southern 11 130 652 5.0 5 9 121 13.4 0 139 773 5.6 5
80 Harold Blue East Carolina Ind 11 93 465 5.0 8 6 73 12.2 0 99 538 5.4 8
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf G Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
81 David Toloumu Hawaii WAC 10 83 417 5.0 5 11 110 10.0 0 94 527 5.6 5
82 Doug Furnas Tennessee SEC 11 81 409 5.0 1 3 21 7.0 0 84 430 5.1 1
83 Kelly Phelps Oklahoma Big 8 11 75 378 5.0 2 75 378 5.0 2
84 Ricky Turner Washington State Pac-10 11 73 364 5.0 6 73 364 5.0 6
85 Herschel Walker Georgia SEC 11 385 1891 4.9 18 14 84 6.0 2 399 1975 4.9 20
86 Barry Redden Richmond Ind 10 335 1629 4.9 10 15 107 7.1 1 350 1736 5.0 11
87 Rich Diana Yale Ivy 10 293 1442 4.9 14 15 147 9.8 1 308 1589 5.2 15
88 Craig James Southern Methodist SWC 11 233 1147 4.9 9 5 45 9.0 0 238 1192 5.0 9
89 Dennis Gentry Baylor SWC 11 155 763 4.9 5 20 233 11.7 1 175 996 5.7 6
90 Phil Blatcher Iowa Big Ten 11 145 708 4.9 8 16 124 7.8 0 161 832 5.2 8
91 Sean Maher Dartmouth Ivy 10 145 707 4.9 9 5 66 13.2 0 150 773 5.2 9
92 Terry Lymon Ball State MAC 11 130 633 4.9 3 18 140 7.8 0 148 773 5.2 3
93 Doug Land Long Beach State PCAA 10 119 582 4.9 0 13 71 5.5 1 132 653 4.9 1
94 Larry Van Pelt Princeton Ivy 9 107 528 4.9 4 36 400 11.1 5 143 928 6.5 9
95 Melvin Carver Nevada-Las Vegas Ind 12 102 497 4.9 5 14 76 5.4 2 116 573 4.9 7
96 Rod Jones Brown Ivy 5 98 482 4.9 4 5 27 5.4 0 103 509 4.9 4
97 Aaron Roberts Michigan State Big Ten 10 94 461 4.9 1 13 96 7.4 1 107 557 5.2 2
98 Richard Lena Dartmouth Ivy 10 69 341 4.9 3 12 115 9.6 0 81 456 5.6 3
99 Eddie Meyers Navy Ind 11 277 1318 4.8 8 13 81 6.2 0 290 1399 4.8 8
100 Walter Poole Southern Illinois MVC 11 229 1092 4.8 10 24 186 7.8 1 253 1278 5.1 11
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf G Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
101 Jim Gayle* Ohio State Big Ten 12 153 732 4.8 9 20 191 9.6 0 173 923 5.3 9
102 Tyrone Anthony North Carolina ACC 11 146 699 4.8 6 14 165 11.8 2 160 864 5.4 8
103 Chuck McSwain* Clemson ACC 12 144 692 4.8 7 2 14 7.0 0 146 706 4.8 7
104 Mike Meade Penn State Ind 11 100 475 4.8 5 4 5 1.3 0 104 480 4.6 5
105 Jeff McCall* Clemson ACC 12 96 457 4.8 5 96 457 4.8 5
106 Stan Edwards* Michigan Big Ten 12 92 446 4.8 1 7 97 13.9 2 99 543 5.5 3
107 Lawrence Ricks* Michigan Big Ten 12 86 413 4.8 9 86 413 4.8 9
108 Dennis Brown Washington Pac-10 11 69 332 4.8 3 4 25 6.3 0 73 357 4.9 3
109 Amero Ware Drake MVC 11 290 1353 4.7 7 32 330 10.3 0 322 1683 5.2 7
110 Jon Williams Penn State Ind 11 142 667 4.7 6 17 180 10.6 1 159 847 5.3 7
111 Kilisimasi Toluao Kansas State Big 8 11 114 531 4.7 1 11 106 9.6 0 125 637 5.1 1
112 Walter Goffigan Wyoming WAC 11 103 483 4.7 6 2 67 33.5 0 105 550 5.2 6
113 Alan Burrus North Carolina ACC 11 98 463 4.7 3 12 134 11.2 0 110 597 5.4 3
114 Dave Shimshock Holy Cross Ind 11 93 436 4.7 0 11 99 9.0 0 104 535 5.1 0
115 David Brown Pacific PCAA 9 92 431 4.7 6 35 354 10.1 0 127 785 6.2 6
116 Greg Davis Louisiana-Lafayette Southland 7 85 401 4.7 0 4 47 11.8 0 89 448 5.0 0
117 Joe Morris Syracuse Ind 11 261 1194 4.6 10 20 203 10.2 0 281 1397 5.0 10
118 Robert Lavette Georgia Tech Ind 11 188 866 4.6 7 45 307 6.8 0 233 1173 5.0 7
119 John Walker Texas SWC 11 154 714 4.6 6 6 45 7.5 0 160 759 4.7 6
120 Jay Peterson Miami (OH) MAC 11 134 611 4.6 8 14 68 4.9 0 148 679 4.6 8
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf G Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
121 Brian Holland Arizona Pac-10 10 126 577 4.6 5 20 127 6.4 2 146 704 4.8 7
122 Carlton Nelson East Carolina Ind 11 107 489 4.6 5 107 489 4.6 5
123 Willie Todd Central Michigan MAC 7 105 484 4.6 2 6 96 16.0 0 111 580 5.2 2
124 Welton Ellison Chattanooga Southern 11 95 433 4.6 4 10 76 7.6 1 105 509 4.8 5
125 Leo Smith Boston College Ind 11 88 403 4.6 2 8 87 10.9 0 96 490 5.1 2
126 Carl Montgomery California Pac-10 11 86 397 4.6 5 15 141 9.4 1 101 538 5.3 6
127 Jeff Fagan Alabama SEC 10 71 325 4.6 4 5 109 21.8 0 76 434 5.7 4
128 Greg Jones Miami (OH) MAC 11 253 1134 4.5 8 10 114 11.4 1 263 1248 4.7 9
129 Sammy Winder Southern Mississippi Ind 11 228 1029 4.5 12 4 23 5.8 0 232 1052 4.5 12
130 Kevin Nelson* UCLA Pac-10 12 195 883 4.5 5 8 64 8.0 0 203 947 4.7 5
131 Wayne DiBartola* Pittsburgh Ind 12 158 716 4.5 3 37 312 8.4 2 195 1028 5.3 5
132 Charlie Wysocki Maryland ACC 9 159 715 4.5 7 4 56 14.0 0 163 771 4.7 7
133 Shawn Faulkner Western Michigan MAC 11 155 701 4.5 2 7 64 9.1 0 162 765 4.7 2
134 Andy Clivio Holy Cross Ind 11 124 564 4.5 9 3 13 4.3 0 127 577 4.5 9
135 Eddie Phillips Iowa Big Ten 11 121 543 4.5 5 8 23 2.9 0 129 566 4.4 5
136 Bernie Marrazzo William & Mary Ind 10 115 519 4.5 4 19 133 7.0 1 134 652 4.9 5
137 Ron O'Neal Auburn SEC 11 107 480 4.5 5 107 480 4.5 5
138 Jessie Clark Arkansas SWC 11 106 475 4.5 9 10 95 9.5 0 116 570 4.9 9
139 Darryl Minor Oregon State Pac-10 11 101 456 4.5 2 13 118 9.1 0 114 574 5.0 2
140 Dave Mohapp Wisconsin Big Ten 11 94 421 4.5 2 11 82 7.5 0 105 503 4.8 2
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf G Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
141 Wayne McMillan Wake Forest ACC 11 90 407 4.5 4 6 33 5.5 0 96 440 4.6 4
142 Tom McChesney Colgate Ind 10 90 404 4.5 3 20 203 10.2 2 110 607 5.5 5
143 Derrick Taylor Southern Illinois MVC 11 79 358 4.5 0 10 89 8.9 0 89 447 5.0 0
144 Ricky Williams Florida State Ind 11 79 354 4.5 2 7 41 5.9 0 86 395 4.6 2
145 Joe Curtis Illinois Big Ten 11 69 312 4.5 2 35 259 7.4 2 104 571 5.5 4
146 Darrold Clardy Indiana State MVC 10 69 310 4.5 3 5 32 6.4 0 74 342 4.6 3
147 Gerald Walker Army Ind 11 240 1053 4.4 7 24 158 6.6 1 264 1211 4.6 8
148 A.J. Jones Texas SWC 9 190 834 4.4 6 1 15 15.0 0 191 849 4.4 6
149 Bob Meyer Missouri Big 8 11 180 791 4.4 6 24 235 9.8 2 204 1026 5.0 8
150 Prince McJunkins Wichita State MVC 11 173 765 4.4 10 173 765 4.4 10
151 Garfield Taylor Kansas Big 8 11 167 728 4.4 5 14 106 7.6 1 181 834 4.6 6
152 Phil Carter Notre Dame Ind 10 165 727 4.4 6 14 57 4.1 0 179 784 4.4 6
153 Randy Johnson Texas-Arlington Southland 11 163 710 4.4 8 5 60 12.0 0 168 770 4.6 8
154 Maurice Carthon Arkansas State Southland 11 153 678 4.4 2 12 99 8.3 0 165 777 4.7 2
155 Ron Pittman Kent State MAC 11 147 648 4.4 7 12 102 8.5 0 159 750 4.7 7
156 Ben Booker Lamar Southland 11 130 569 4.4 1 24 172 7.2 1 154 741 4.8 2
157 Todd Yoho Ohio MAC 7 113 500 4.4 4 27 237 8.8 2 140 737 5.3 6
158 John Tuggle California Pac-10 11 110 486 4.4 5 20 190 9.5 0 130 676 5.2 5
159 Jim McHale Columbia Ivy 10 108 475 4.4 3 18 132 7.3 1 126 607 4.8 4
160 Danny Clark West Texas A&M MVC 11 99 432 4.4 3 4 12 3.0 0 103 444 4.3 3
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf G Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
161 Dennis King Chattanooga Southern 11 97 426 4.4 1 17 153 9.0 0 114 579 5.1 1
162 James Hebert New Mexico State MVC 6 97 422 4.4 3 8 75 9.4 0 105 497 4.7 3
163 Tim Johnson Lamar Southland 11 96 418 4.4 0 18 135 7.5 1 114 553 4.9 1
164 Ken Jackson Cal State Fullerton PCAA 11 85 377 4.4 1 20 179 9.0 0 105 556 5.3 1
165 Gary Woods Tulsa MVC 11 81 353 4.4 2 10 57 5.7 2 91 410 4.5 4
166 Ricky Moore Alabama SEC 11 79 347 4.4 0 79 347 4.4 0
167 Cyrus Lawrence Virginia Tech Ind 11 325 1403 4.3 8 4 37 9.3 0 329 1440 4.4 8
168 Walter Abercrombie Baylor SWC 11 218 931 4.3 5 19 102 5.4 0 237 1033 4.4 5
169 Marvin Lewis Tulane Ind 11 198 860 4.3 9 22 209 9.5 1 220 1069 4.9 10
170 Larry Fourqurean Marshall Southern 11 197 843 4.3 2 8 41 5.1 0 205 884 4.3 2
171 Lorenzo Butler Illinois State MVC 10 150 640 4.3 2 17 134 7.9 0 167 774 4.6 2
172 Frank Jacobs Minnesota Big Ten 11 147 638 4.3 8 23 129 5.6 1 170 767 4.5 9
173 Randy Holmes Oregon State Pac-10 11 148 637 4.3 2 13 126 9.7 1 161 763 4.7 3
174 Andre Thomas Mississippi SEC 11 128 548 4.3 5 17 159 9.4 1 145 707 4.9 6
175 Marcus Gilbert Texas Christian SWC 11 117 498 4.3 4 27 228 8.4 2 144 726 5.0 6
176 Allen Polk Houston SWC 11 115 496 4.3 4 5 23 4.6 1 120 519 4.3 5
177 John Johnson Texas-Arlington Southland 11 113 483 4.3 3 15 138 9.2 0 128 621 4.9 3
178 Bill White Missouri Big 8 11 106 458 4.3 4 14 58 4.1 0 120 516 4.3 4
179 Gary Blackwell Pacific PCAA 11 105 452 4.3 0 20 186 9.3 1 125 638 5.1 1
180 Mel Tucker* Toledo MAC 12 104 445 4.3 1 9 60 6.7 0 113 505 4.5 1
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf G Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
181 George Peoples Auburn SEC 11 104 442 4.3 2 104 442 4.3 2
182 Tim Gross Long Beach State PCAA 10 95 406 4.3 2 29 202 7.0 0 124 608 4.9 2
183 Ken Lacy Tulsa MVC 11 77 331 4.3 3 2 27 13.5 0 79 358 4.5 3
184 Hobson Milner Cincinnati Ind 11 77 328 4.3 3 18 124 6.9 0 95 452 4.8 3
185 Bryant Jones Bowling Green State MAC 11 253 1051 4.2 7 13 80 6.2 1 266 1131 4.3 8
186 Mike Grayson Duke ACC 11 179 744 4.2 1 21 156 7.4 0 200 900 4.5 1
187 Joe Law Northern Illinois MAC 9 143 596 4.2 2 20 156 7.8 2 163 752 4.6 4
188 Michael Whiting Florida State Ind 11 111 461 4.2 4 29 211 7.3 2 140 672 4.8 6
189 Peter Ruel Wyoming WAC 11 90 382 4.2 5 2 2 1.0 0 92 384 4.2 5
190 Paul Andrie Yale Ivy 10 75 317 4.2 1 2 6 3.0 0 77 323 4.2 1
191 Tony Brasfield West Texas A&M MVC 11 70 293 4.2 2 2 18 9.0 0 72 311 4.3 2
192 Ricky Calhoun Eastern Michigan MAC 11 235 971 4.1 4 36 256 7.1 1 271 1227 4.5 5
193 Melvin Dorsey Western Carolina Southern 11 223 911 4.1 10 25 138 5.5 0 248 1049 4.2 10
194 Lee Rouson Colorado Big 8 10 159 656 4.1 6 12 131 10.9 1 171 787 4.6 7
195 Ted Torosian Fresno State PCAA 11 155 639 4.1 3 27 242 9.0 0 182 881 4.8 3
196 John Walker* Toledo MAC 8 121 498 4.1 1 8 81 10.1 0 129 579 4.5 1
197 Clemon Terrell Southern Mississippi Ind 11 97 402 4.1 0 3 22 7.3 0 100 424 4.2 0
198 Waymon Hamilton Brigham Young WAC 12 96 394 4.1 14 32 387 12.1 2 128 781 6.1 16
199 Feotis Moore Louisiana-Monroe Ind 11 79 320 4.1 5 4 53 13.3 0 83 373 4.5 5
200 Walter Lewis Alabama SEC 11 77 313 4.1 2 77 313 4.1 2
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf G Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
201 Ernie Goolsby Vanderbilt SEC 11 75 310 4.1 4 42 359 8.5 0 117 669 5.7 4
202 Jesse Myles Louisiana State SEC 8 72 292 4.1 3 17 131 7.7 0 89 423 4.8 3
203 Joel Blunk Duke ACC 8 69 282 4.1 1 12 125 10.4 0 81 407 5.0 1
204 Vince Stephens Brown Ivy 6 64 263 4.1 0 4 26 6.5 1 68 289 4.3 1
205 Gerald Willhite* San Jose State PCAA 12 297 1193 4.0 9 70 559 8.0 5 367 1752 4.8 14
206 Phil Davis Wyoming WAC 11 142 575 4.0 10 142 575 4.0 10
207 Rich Erenberg Colgate Ind 10 142 575 4.0 4 7 47 6.7 1 149 622 4.2 5
208 Tony Wiley Memphis Ind 11 123 497 4.0 2 7 57 8.1 0 130 554 4.3 2
209 Curlin Beck West Virginia Ind 11 115 460 4.0 2 17 127 7.5 0 132 587 4.4 2
210 John Nash Maryland ACC 9 115 459 4.0 2 16 247 15.4 1 131 706 5.4 3
211 Richard Dill East Tennessee State Southern 11 110 437 4.0 3 5 4 0.8 0 115 441 3.8 3
212 Carlen Charleston North Texas Ind 11 106 420 4.0 1 10 94 9.4 0 116 514 4.4 1
213 Kent Hagood South Carolina Ind 12 83 336 4.0 1 12 202 16.8 1 95 538 5.7 2
214 Roy Wiley East Carolina Ind 11 80 321 4.0 1 80 321 4.0 1
215 Ronnie Williams Louisiana Tech Southland 11 75 300 4.0 7 11 68 6.2 1 86 368 4.3 8
216 Gerald Toney Citadel Southern 11 70 281 4.0 2 70 281 4.0 2
217 Dwayne Crutchfield Iowa State Big 8 11 307 1189 3.9 17 24 154 6.4 0 331 1343 4.1 17
218 Johnnie Wright South Carolina Ind 12 212 834 3.9 5 9 73 8.1 0 221 907 4.1 5
219 Reggie Brown Oregon Pac-10 11 177 690 3.9 2 34 180 5.3 1 211 870 4.1 3
220 Larry Caper Western Michigan MAC 11 171 673 3.9 4 2 18 9.0 0 173 691 4.0 4
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf G Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
221 Maurice Turner Utah State PCAA 11 163 641 3.9 6 10 68 6.8 0 173 709 4.1 6
222 Ron Jackson Washington Pac-10 11 159 623 3.9 4 10 88 8.8 1 169 711 4.2 5
223 Tim Langford Arkansas State Southland 11 134 528 3.9 4 134 528 3.9 4
224 James Berry Tennessee SEC 11 129 500 3.9 6 15 86 5.7 0 144 586 4.1 6
225 Harold Harmon Temple Ind 10 127 493 3.9 2 21 222 10.6 0 148 715 4.8 2
226 Larmount Lawson North Carolina State ACC 10 104 406 3.9 1 8 67 8.4 0 112 473 4.2 1
227 Napoleon McCallum Navy Ind 11 85 335 3.9 2 4 47 11.8 0 89 382 4.3 2
228 Tony Bushala Cal State Fullerton PCAA 11 86 333 3.9 1 24 207 8.6 0 110 540 4.9 1
229 Terrell Smith Ball State MAC 11 84 324 3.9 0 15 105 7.0 0 99 429 4.3 0
230 Robert Lewis Texas Tech SWC 11 82 319 3.9 4 14 77 5.5 0 96 396 4.1 4
231 Mark Birnbaum Central Michigan MAC 11 82 316 3.9 2 3 33 11.0 0 85 349 4.1 2
232 Dearl Nelson Arizona Pac-10 11 77 303 3.9 0 15 150 10.0 0 92 453 4.9 0
233 Chris Hobbs Miami (FL) Ind 11 75 295 3.9 1 9 75 8.3 0 84 370 4.4 1
234 Shawn Jones Oklahoma State Big 8 11 209 788 3.8 4 8 58 7.3 0 217 846 3.9 4
235 Albert Ray Rutgers Ind 11 180 679 3.8 0 31 228 7.4 0 211 907 4.3 0
236 Mike D. Carter New Mexico WAC 12 158 595 3.8 4 25 245 9.8 1 183 840 4.6 5
237 Donald Ray King* Mississippi State SEC 12 152 581 3.8 4 152 581 3.8 4
238 David Barrett Houston SWC 10 141 537 3.8 2 3 29 9.7 0 144 566 3.9 2
239 Jim Acheson Harvard Ivy 9 118 446 3.8 5 16 203 12.7 0 134 649 4.8 5
240 Charlie Heath Air Force WAC 11 98 369 3.8 5 10 72 7.2 0 108 441 4.1 5
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf G Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
241 Mike Neary Princeton Ivy 8 85 321 3.8 2 28 382 13.6 3 113 703 6.2 5
242 Ken Coley Alabama SEC 8 82 312 3.8 0 1 -4 -4.0 0 83 308 3.7 0
243 Gordy Bohannon Iowa Big Ten 11 81 304 3.8 2 81 304 3.8 2
244 Tim Jackson Navy Ind 11 75 288 3.8 1 4 36 9.0 0 79 324 4.1 1
245 Kevin Mack* Clemson ACC 12 76 287 3.8 2 3 23 7.7 0 79 310 3.9 2
246 Mike Dion Memphis Ind 11 73 279 3.8 1 5 40 8.0 1 78 319 4.1 2
247 Willie Beebe Colorado Big 8 11 70 266 3.8 2 20 136 6.8 1 90 402 4.5 3
248 Mark Covington Holy Cross Ind 11 209 763 3.7 11 4 22 5.5 0 213 785 3.7 11
249 James Jones Florida SEC 10 166 617 3.7 9 22 182 8.3 0 188 799 4.3 9
250 Tom Norton Columbia Ivy 10 113 418 3.7 2 7 107 15.3 0 120 525 4.4 2
251 Billy Barrett Brown Ivy 10 100 370 3.7 5 4 31 7.8 0 104 401 3.9 5
252 Thomas Sanders Texas A&M SWC 11 94 344 3.7 3 7 46 6.6 0 101 390 3.9 3
253 Lance Hawkins Michigan State Big Ten 10 87 321 3.7 4 12 53 4.4 0 99 374 3.8 4
254 Walter Mack Kansas Big 8 11 83 303 3.7 1 2 14 7.0 0 85 317 3.7 1
255 Eric Martin Louisiana State SEC 11 78 290 3.7 2 8 76 9.5 0 86 366 4.3 2
256 Kurt Barterian Western Michigan MAC 11 76 284 3.7 6 4 38 9.5 0 80 322 4.0 6
257 George Johns Louisiana-Monroe Ind 8 70 256 3.7 2 3 12 4.0 0 73 268 3.7 2
258 Marc DiNunzio Cornell Ivy 10 65 241 3.7 0 3 31 10.3 0 68 272 4.0 0
259 Rudy Rudison New Mexico State MVC 11 157 559 3.6 1 8 69 8.6 0 165 628 3.8 1
260 Jimmy Smith Purdue Big Ten 11 152 540 3.6 5 17 166 9.8 0 169 706 4.2 5
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf G Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
261 Van Heflin Vanderbilt SEC 11 105 374 3.6 3 45 358 8.0 4 150 732 4.9 7
262 Duane Owens Wake Forest ACC 11 84 303 3.6 0 16 102 6.4 0 100 405 4.1 0
263 Dwayne Hooper Rutgers Ind 11 84 300 3.6 2 6 53 8.8 0 90 353 3.9 2
264 Greg Hickman Louisville Ind 11 83 299 3.6 0 9 83 9.2 0 92 382 4.2 0
265 Mike Hendricks Colorado State WAC 12 77 281 3.6 0 77 281 3.6 0
266 Darryl Smith Illinois Big Ten 11 76 272 3.6 2 43 495 11.5 5 119 767 6.4 7
267 Darryl Bowles Arkansas SWC 11 75 269 3.6 3 4 28 7.0 0 79 297 3.8 3
268 Frank Bruno* UCLA Pac-10 12 75 267 3.6 3 9 80 8.9 0 84 347 4.1 3
269 Robert Durham Houston SWC 8 73 265 3.6 1 3 47 15.7 0 76 312 4.1 1
270 Jim Evans Oklahoma State Big 8 11 70 253 3.6 1 10 53 5.3 1 80 306 3.8 2
271 Don Craft Louisville Ind 11 136 475 3.5 5 25 207 8.3 2 161 682 4.2 7
272 Derek Jenkins Virginia ACC 10 118 412 3.5 2 16 100 6.3 0 134 512 3.8 2
273 Tim Sanders Rice SWC 11 116 408 3.5 0 4 33 8.3 1 120 441 3.7 1
274 Calvin Thomas Illinois Big Ten 11 110 390 3.5 4 20 153 7.7 0 130 543 4.2 4
275 Scott Logan Texas-Arlington Southland 11 107 378 3.5 7 107 378 3.5 7
276 Malvin Gipson Mississippi SEC 11 94 330 3.5 1 21 130 6.2 0 115 460 4.0 1
277 Darren Goode Virginia ACC 8 78 276 3.5 0 1 5 5.0 0 79 281 3.6 0
278 Lawrence Lee Kentucky SEC 8 78 275 3.5 1 5 38 7.6 1 83 313 3.8 2
279 Warren Waldorff Army Ind 11 77 269 3.5 0 9 54 6.0 0 86 323 3.8 0
280 Turner Gill Nebraska Big 8 11 76 263 3.5 3 76 263 3.5 3
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf G Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
281 Lionel Wilson Houston SWC 11 191 656 3.4 7 191 656 3.4 7
282 Troy Lindsay Colorado State WAC 11 172 577 3.4 1 20 136 6.8 1 192 713 3.7 2
283 Jim Kelso* Toledo MAC 10 167 564 3.4 9 167 564 3.4 9
284 Jeff Powell William & Mary Ind 11 125 428 3.4 4 34 183 5.4 1 159 611 3.8 5
285 Dane Conwell West Virginia Ind 9 102 342 3.4 4 5 33 6.6 0 107 375 3.5 4
286 George James Air Force WAC 11 93 315 3.4 6 3 37 12.3 0 96 352 3.7 6
287 James Banks Indiana State MVC 11 77 265 3.4 4 6 36 6.0 0 83 301 3.6 4
288 Floyd Allen Virginia Military Institute Southern 10 264 861 3.3 12 7 78 11.1 1 271 939 3.5 13
289 Smokey Roan Miami (FL) Ind 11 111 364 3.3 2 11 74 6.7 0 122 438 3.6 2
290 Kevin Trigg Rice SWC 11 104 339 3.3 0 11 93 8.5 1 115 432 3.8 1
291 Marco Pagnanelli Navy Ind 11 94 307 3.3 6 94 307 3.3 6
292 Steve Rubin Pennsylvania Ivy 10 81 271 3.3 2 18 167 9.3 1 99 438 4.4 3
293 Shawn Passman Drake MVC 11 79 261 3.3 5 8 31 3.9 0 87 292 3.4 5
294 Rick Beauvais Pennsylvania Ivy 10 84 265 3.2 1 2 17 8.5 0 86 282 3.3 1
295 David Foret Louisiana-Lafayette Southland 11 78 252 3.2 6 4 27 6.8 1 82 279 3.4 7
296 Ron Cuccia Harvard Ivy 10 105 312 3.0 3 11 119 10.8 0 116 431 3.7 3
297 John Roggeman Indiana Big Ten 11 88 268 3.0 2 20 228 11.4 0 108 496 4.6 2
298 Stephen Starring McNeese State Southland 11 168 488 2.9 6 168 488 2.9 6
299 Homer Jordan* Clemson ACC 12 168 486 2.9 6 168 486 2.9 6
300 Mark Hundley Kansas State Big 8 11 126 369 2.9 6 6 42 7.0 0 132 411 3.1 6
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf G Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
301 Allen Harvin Cincinnati Ind 11 84 241 2.9 2 4 6 1.5 0 88 247 2.8 2
302 Dave Warner Syracuse Ind 11 151 418 2.8 7 151 418 2.8 7
303 Reggie Allen Indiana State MVC 11 92 255 2.8 4 92 255 2.8 4
304 Richard Abraham Kentucky SEC 11 69 193 2.8 1 2 18 9.0 0 71 211 3.0 1
305 Darrell Ray Dickey Kansas State Big 8 11 94 246 2.6 2 94 246 2.6 2
306 John Bond* Mississippi State SEC 12 133 339 2.5 2 133 339 2.5 2
307 Denny Runck Dartmouth Ivy 10 88 221 2.5 1 1 24 24.0 0 89 245 2.8 1
308 Rick Bridges Northern Illinois MAC 10 78 196 2.5 2 78 196 2.5 2
309 Jess Cole Wisconsin Big Ten 11 103 244 2.4 4 103 244 2.4 4
310 Jay Jeffrey Baylor SWC 11 99 228 2.3 1 99 228 2.3 1
311 Pete Venable Kentucky SEC 9 69 157 2.3 2 5 43 8.6 1 74 200 2.7 3
312 Lance McIlhenny Southern Methodist SWC 11 112 241 2.2 0 112 241 2.2 0
313 Tracey Shrader Citadel Southern 11 88 192 2.2 1 88 192 2.2 1
314 Virgil Winters Illinois State MVC 10 63 141 2.2 1 15 97 6.5 1 78 238 3.1 2
315 Michael Calhoun Rice SWC 11 168 338 2.0 1 1 21 21.0 0 169 359 2.1 1
316 Gary Yagelski Drake MVC 11 121 233 1.9 3 121 233 1.9 3
317 Steve Alatorre Tennessee SEC 11 83 159 1.9 3 83 159 1.9 3
318 Sammy Shon Ohio MAC 11 153 277 1.8 5 1 -4 -4.0 0 154 273 1.8 5
319 Scott Nault East Tennessee State Southern 10 118 197 1.7 5 118 197 1.7 5
320 John Fourcade Mississippi SEC 11 113 179 1.6 7 113 179 1.6 7
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf G Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
321 Hank Landers Brown Ivy 10 99 154 1.6 0 99 154 1.6 0
322 Charles Thomas Auburn SEC 11 73 120 1.6 1 73 120 1.6 1
323 Gary Kubiak Texas A&M SWC 11 119 178 1.5 3 119 178 1.5 3
324 Dave Boisture Holy Cross Ind 11 104 153 1.5 6 104 153 1.5 6
325 Steve Pelluer Washington Pac-10 11 92 142 1.5 0 92 142 1.5 0
326 Dave Osborn New Mexico WAC 12 94 136 1.4 3 94 136 1.4 3
327 Kevin Villars Northwestern Big Ten 10 70 98 1.4 0 70 98 1.4 0
328 Buck Belue Georgia SEC 11 76 102 1.3 3 76 102 1.3 3
329 Matt Kofler San Diego State WAC 11 158 191 1.2 7 158 191 1.2 7
330 Greg Taylor Bowling Green State MAC 11 107 116 1.1 2 17 99 5.8 0 124 215 1.7 2
331 Steve Casey Virginia Tech Ind 11 71 76 1.1 6 71 76 1.1 6
332 Kenny Jackson Tulsa MVC 11 165 172 1.0 10 165 172 1.0 10
333 Scott Campbell Purdue Big Ten 11 123 123 1.0 2 123 123 1.0 2
334 John Quinn Iowa State Big 8 11 80 82 1.0 2 80 82 1.0 2
335 Jamie McAlister New Mexico State MVC 11 88 75 0.9 1 88 75 0.9 1
336 Tom George Western Michigan MAC 11 70 66 0.9 0 70 66 0.9 0
337 Clete Casper Washington State Pac-10 11 71 66 0.9 5 71 66 0.9 5
338 Doug Freed Ball State MAC 11 80 49 0.6 3 1 22 22.0 1 81 71 0.9 4
339 Victor McGee West Texas A&M MVC 11 72 41 0.6 2 72 41 0.6 2
340 Matt Dunigan Louisiana Tech Southland 10 107 54 0.5 2 107 54 0.5 2
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf G Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
341 Kelly Raber Virginia Military Institute Southern 10 79 29 0.4 1 79 29 0.4 1
342 John Gibbons Northern Illinois MAC 11 72 11 0.2 2 72 11 0.2 2
343 Jim Kelly Miami (FL) Ind 11 72 5 0.1 3 72 5 0.1 3
344 Ted Carpenter Marshall Southern 11 90 3 0.0 2 90 3 0.0 2
345 Danny Barrett Cincinnati Ind 11 89 -4 0.0 2 89 -4 0.0 2
346 Tom Ramsey* UCLA Pac-10 12 107 -11 -0.1 0 107 -11 -0.1 0
347 John Rogan Yale Ivy 10 69 -12 -0.2 4 69 -12 -0.2 4
348 Alan Risher Louisiana State SEC 11 117 -22 -0.2 3 117 -22 -0.2 3
349 Tony Eason Illinois Big Ten 11 87 -29 -0.3 5 87 -29 -0.3 5
350 Ron Reeves Texas Tech SWC 11 103 -45 -0.4 4 103 -45 -0.4 4
351 Art Schlichter* Ohio State Big Ten 12 80 -42 -0.5 6 80 -42 -0.5 6
352 Steve Woods Chattanooga Southern 11 89 -45 -0.5 4 89 -45 -0.5 4
353 Frank Seurer Kansas Big 8 11 82 -69 -0.8 2 82 -69 -0.8 2
354 Brad McEachern Texas-El Paso WAC 11 73 -64 -0.9 4 73 -64 -0.9 4
355 Bill Willows Kent State MAC 9 69 -65 -0.9 0 69 -65 -0.9 0
356 Robin Gabriel New Mexico WAC 12 91 -84 -0.9 4 91 -84 -0.9 4
357 Gordon Beckham South Carolina Ind 12 83 -159 -1.9 1 83 -159 -1.9 1
358 J.F. Green Eastern Michigan MAC 11 95 -194 -2.0 1 95 -194 -2.0 1
359 John Elway Stanford Pac-10 11 74 -158 -2.1 1 74 -158 -2.1 1
360 Steve Stamp Texas Christian SWC 8 69 -158 -2.3 2 69 -158 -2.3 2
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player School Conf G Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
361 Ed Singler Oregon State Pac-10 11 94 -214 -2.3 2 1 7 7.0 0 95 -207 -2.2 2
362 J Torchio California Pac-10 11 72 -176 -2.4 4 72 -176 -2.4 4
363 Bob Holly Princeton Ivy 10 64 -176 -2.8 3 64 -176 -2.8 3