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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)

AP Preseason #1: Michigan ▪ AP Final #1: Clemson

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355 Players

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