1983 Leaders

Pass Completion Percentage
1. Steve YoungBrigham Young 71.3
2. Rick Neuheisel* • UCLA 69.3
3. Steve PelluerWashington 67.2
4. Ben BennettDuke 64.0
5. Brian McClureBowling Green State 63.9
6. Wayne PeaceFlorida 63.7
7. Terry NugentColorado State 63.5
8. Jack TrudeauIllinois 62.7
9. Bernie KosarMiami (FL) 61.5
10. Todd HonsArizona State 61.4
11. Chuck LongIowa 61.0
12. Troy BodineCincinnati 60.8
13. Scott CampbellPurdue 60.0
14. Randall CunninghamNevada-Las Vegas 59.8
15. Mike EppleyClemson 59.6
16. John Congemi* • Pittsburgh 59.4
17. Brad BaumbergerWyoming 59.3
18. Neil BrittBall State 59.2
19. Gale GilbertCalifornia 59.2
20. Scott StankavageNorth Carolina 59.0
Passing Yards
1. Steve YoungBrigham Young 3902
2. Terry NugentColorado State 3319
3. Brian McClureBowling Green State 3264
4. Kurt PageVanderbilt 3178
5. Ben BennettDuke 3086
6. Frank SeurerKansas 2789
7. Gale GilbertCalifornia 2769
8. Doug FlutieBoston College 2724
9. David ArcherIowa State 2639
10. Randall CunninghamNevada-Las Vegas 2545
11. Jeff WickershamLouisiana State 2542
12. Mark McKaySan Diego State 2490
13. Raphel CherryHawaii 2478
14. Tom TunnicliffeArizona 2474
15. Jack TrudeauIllinois 2446
16. Chuck LongIowa 2434
17. Todd HonsArizona State 2394
18. Neil BrittBall State 2377
19. Kevin SweeneyFresno State 2359
20. Bernie KosarMiami (FL) 2329
Randy WrightWisconsin 2329
Passing Yards Per Attempt
1. Chuck LongIowa 10.3
2. Marlon AdlerMissouri 9.2
3. Steve YoungBrigham Young 9.1
4. Cody CarlsonBaylor 9.0
5. Mike EppleyClemson 8.5
6. Rick Neuheisel* • UCLA 8.4
7. Raphel CherryHawaii 8.3
8. Brad BaumbergerWyoming 8.2
9. Mike Tomczak* • Ohio State 8.2
10. Randall CunninghamNevada-Las Vegas 8.1
11. Frank SeurerKansas 7.9
12. Boomer EsiasonMaryland 7.9
13. Doug FlutieBoston College 7.9
14. Troy BodineCincinnati 7.9
15. Jeff HostetlerWest Virginia 7.9
16. Ricky TurnerWashington State 7.9
17. Walter LewisAlabama 7.8
18. Anthony SciaraffaTexas Christian 7.8
19. Terry NugentColorado State 7.7
20. Mark CoxVirginia Tech 7.6
Adjusted Passing Yards Per Attempt
1. Chuck LongIowa 10.0
2. Steve YoungBrigham Young 9.6
3. Cody CarlsonBaylor 8.3
4. Randall CunninghamNevada-Las Vegas 8.1
5. Doug StrangPenn State 7.8
6. Rick Neuheisel* • UCLA 7.7
7. Boomer EsiasonMaryland 7.7
8. Mike EppleyClemson 7.6
9. Brad BaumbergerWyoming 7.6
10. Ricky TurnerWashington State 7.5
11. Troy BodineCincinnati 7.4
12. Jeff HostetlerWest Virginia 7.3
13. Raphel CherryHawaii 7.2
14. Marlon AdlerMissouri 7.1
15. Doug FlutieBoston College 6.9
16. Jack TrudeauIllinois 6.9
17. Mike Tomczak* • Ohio State 6.8
18. Sean SalisburySouthern California 6.8
19. Scott StankavageNorth Carolina 6.8
20. Mark CoxVirginia Tech 6.8
Passing Efficiency Rating
1. Steve YoungBrigham Young 168.5
2. Chuck LongIowa 160.4
3. Rick Neuheisel* • UCLA 148.5
4. Mike EppleyClemson 146.0
5. Cody CarlsonBaylor 143.0
6. Randall CunninghamNevada-Las Vegas 141.2
7. Marlon AdlerMissouri 141.1
8. Troy BodineCincinnati 139.7
9. Brad BaumbergerWyoming 138.2
10. Jack TrudeauIllinois 136.4
11. Raphel CherryHawaii 136.3
12. Ricky TurnerWashington State 133.7
13. Doug StrangPenn State 133.6
14. Boomer EsiasonMaryland 133.2
15. Steve PelluerWashington 132.2
16. Jeff HostetlerWest Virginia 132.1
17. Scott StankavageNorth Carolina 131.9
18. Mike Tomczak* • Ohio State 131.2
19. Todd HonsArizona State 129.7
20. John Congemi* • Pittsburgh 129.3
Rushing Yards Per Attempt
1. Mike BrownAir Force 8.5
2. Mike RozierNebraska 7.8
3. Bo JacksonAuburn 7.7
4. Kerry GoodeAlabama 6.7
5. Kevin LoweWyoming 6.6
6. Eddie LewisUtah 6.6
7. Roosevelt SnipesFlorida State 6.6
8. Steve Smith* • Michigan 6.5
9. Eric JordanPurdue 6.4
10. Earl JohnsonOklahoma 6.4
11. Reggie DupardSouthern Methodist 6.3
12. Eric DensonWichita State 6.2
13. Tony BrownCentral Michigan 6.2
14. Kent HagoodSouth Carolina 6.2
15. John L. WilliamsFlorida 6.1
16. Casey TiumaluBrigham Young 6.1
17. Jeff AtkinsSouthern Methodist 6.1
18. Owen GillIowa 6.0
19. Ronnie RobinsonTexas 5.9
20. Derek JenkinsVirginia 5.9
Receiving Yards
1. Jim SanduskySan Diego State 1171
2. Bob JohnsonKansas 1154
3. Brian BrennanBoston College 1149
4. Stan HunterBowling Green State 1107
5. Dave NaumcheffBall State 1065
6. Eric MartinLouisiana State 1064
7. Tracy HendersonIowa State 1051
8. Gerald McNeilBaylor 1034
9. Larry WillisFresno State 1009
10. Jeff ChampineColorado State 1002
11. Chuck ScottVanderbilt 971
12. Dave MoritzIowa 912
13. Eric RichardsonSan Jose State 911
14. Keith EdwardsVanderbilt 909
15. Al ToonWisconsin 881
16. David WilliamsIllinois 870
17. Eddie WashingtonOhio 866
18. Mike KirbyAir Force 862
19. Andrew BakerRutgers 857
20. Wayne SmithTulane 835
Receiving Yards Per Reception
1. Reggie BynumOregon State 24.2
2. Wayne SmithTulane 23.9
3. John DeBoerCentral Michigan 23.5
4. Buster RhymesOklahoma 23.3
5. Andrew BakerRutgers 23.2
6. Mike KirbyAir Force 22.7
7. Ronnie HarmonIowa 22.0
8. Ron BrownColorado 21.5
9. Eddie BrownMiami (FL) 21.3
10. Jason StargelCincinnati 21.2
11. Vince WarrenSan Diego State 21.2
12. Greg HillMaryland 21.1
13. Timmie WareSouthern California 20.9
14. Lew BarnesOregon 20.8
15. Carl AikensNorthern Illinois 20.7
16. Eric MartinLouisiana State 20.5
17. Cedric Anderson* • Ohio State 20.2
18. Dave WilliamsFresno State 20.0
19. Reggie FarmerNevada-Las Vegas 20.0
20. Bob JohnsonKansas 19.9
Yards From Scrimmage
1. Mike RozierNebraska 2254
2. Shawn FaulknerWestern Michigan 1889
3. Napoleon McCallumNavy 1753
4. Allen PinkettNotre Dame 1682
5. Keith Byars* • Ohio State 1558
6. Curtis AdamsCentral Michigan 1517
7. Kirby WarrenPacific 1493
8. Casey TiumaluBrigham Young 1434
9. Steve BartaloColorado State 1397
10. Mike GraysonDuke 1367
11. Joe McIntoshNorth Carolina State 1296
12. Bo JacksonAuburn 1286
13. Lenny MontgomeryLong Beach State 1268
14. Reggie DupardSouthern Methodist 1257
15. Darryl RichardsonNorthern Illinois 1246
16. Michael GunterTulsa 1244
17. Darryl ClackArizona State 1231
18. Greg AllenFlorida State 1230
19. Bobby JohnsonSan Jose State 1226
20. Joe McCall* • Pittsburgh 1214
Total Yards
1. Steve YoungBrigham Young 4346
2. Terry NugentColorado State 3043
3. Kurt PageVanderbilt 3034
4. Brian McClureBowling Green State 3009
5. Doug FlutieBoston College 2965
6. Ben BennettDuke 2950
7. Raphel CherryHawaii 2734
8. David ArcherIowa State 2698
9. Randall CunninghamNevada-Las Vegas 2678
10. Frank SeurerKansas 2660
11. Mark StevensUtah 2520
12. Tom TunnicliffeArizona 2464
13. Gale GilbertCalifornia 2437
14. Jeff WickershamLouisiana State 2436
15. Randy WrightWisconsin 2418
16. Steve BradleyIndiana 2406
17. Chuck LongIowa 2404
18. Donny HarrisonOhio 2388
19. Steve PelluerWashington 2376
20. Jack TrudeauIllinois 2353
Total Yards Per Play
1. Steve YoungBrigham Young 8.2
2. Terry NugentColorado State 5.8
3. Brian McClureBowling Green State 5.6
4. Kurt PageVanderbilt 5.5
Field Goal Percentage
1. John WardTexas 93.8
2. Bob PaullingClemson 90.0
3. Robert Bergeron* • Michigan 88.2
4. Bobby RaymondFlorida 87.0
5. Vince ScottNorthern Illinois 85.0
6. Bruce KallmeyerKansas 82.8
7. Paul WoodsideWest Virginia 82.6
8. Rocky CostelloFresno State 81.8
9. Randy PrattCalifornia 81.5
10. Nick GancitanoPenn State 81.0
11. John Lee* • UCLA 80.0
Max ZendejasArizona 80.0
13. Scott WedellTexas-El Paso 78.9
Jess AtkinsonMaryland 78.9
Tony LeeToledo 78.9
16. Sean PavlichAir Force 78.6
Mike CoferNorth Carolina State 78.6
18. Kevin ButlerGeorgia 78.3
19. Juan BetanzosLouisiana State 77.8
20. Jeff JaegerWashington 76.9
Punt Return Yards Per Return
1. Jim SanduskySan Diego State 19.1
2. Tim GordonTulsa 15.5
3. Timmy MoffettMississippi 14.0
4. Jeff SmithNebraska 13.9
5. Leonard HarrisTexas Tech 13.3
6. Norman JeffersonLouisiana State 13.2
7. Jerry DunlapSouth Carolina 13.1
8. Napoleon McCallumNavy 13.0
9. Lew BarnesOregon 12.9
10. Ed KobanSyracuse 12.4
11. Derrick ShepardOklahoma 11.9
12. Louis LippsSouthern Mississippi 11.6
13. Jitter FieldsTexas 11.3
14. Trey GainousAuburn 11.3
15. Ted HollernCentral Michigan 11.2
16. Rick BadanjekMaryland 11.2
17. Evan Cooper* • Michigan 11.1
18. Brent DennisTulsa 11.0
19. Garcia Lane* • Ohio State 10.7
20. Tim GoldenLong Beach State 10.6
Punt Return Touchdowns
1. Garcia Lane* • Ohio State 2
Henry WilliamsEast Carolina 2
Kickoff Return Yards Per Return
1. Fredd YoungNew Mexico State 31.2
2. Henry WilliamsEast Carolina 31.1
3. Cory CollierGeorgia Tech 30.0
4. Randall MorrisTennessee 29.8
5. Eric WallaceNavy 28.5
6. Tim GoldenLong Beach State 28.3
7. Roy LewisCal State Fullerton 27.6
8. Carl MillerArkansas 27.3
9. Tony MayesKentucky 26.8
10. Eddie HarrisToledo 26.4
11. Derron VernonEastern Michigan 24.9
12. Malcolm PittmanVirginia 24.3
13. Reggie SuttonMiami (FL) 23.6
14. Terrell SmithBall State 23.6
15. Ray WilliamsClemson 23.5
16. Shaun AvantStanford 23.3
17. Bruce DavisBaylor 23.2
18. Reggie RichardsonUtah 23.1
19. Ronnie GrintonWake Forest 23.1
20. Malcolm DardenCincinnati 22.8
Kickoff Return Touchdowns
1. Fredd YoungNew Mexico State 2
Henry WilliamsEast Carolina 2
Interception Return Yards
1. Lee MillerCal State Fullerton 233
2. Phil ParkerMichigan State 203
3. Ashley LeeVirginia Tech 182
4. Mike StoopsIowa 154
5. Steve BradyNavy 145
6. Bill HoustonRutgers 144
Percy NaborsMemphis 144
8. Carl DieudonneAir Force 136
9. Albert MyersTulsa 133
10. Vestee JacksonWashington 116
11. Melvin MarshallBowling Green State 114
Tony FullerOregon State 114
Byron LinwoodTexas Christian 114
Mossy CadeTexas 114
15. Scott CaseOklahoma 110
16. Treg SongyTulane 107
17. Russ BellfordWisconsin 106
18. Victor ScottColorado 105
19. Brian PattersonRice 102
20. Clint HarrisEast Carolina 99
Ricky HunleyArizona 99
Interception Return Touchdowns
1. Randy RobbinsArizona 2
Ricky HunleyArizona 2
Lee MillerCal State Fullerton 2
Ashley LeeVirginia Tech 2
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