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1989 Leaders

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National Champion: Miami (FL) (AP, FWAA, NFF, UPI, USA-CNN)

Heisman Memorial Trophy: Andre Ware (Houston)
FWAA Coach of the Year Award: Bill McCartney (Colorado)

AP Preseason #1: Michigan ▪ AP Final #1: Miami (FL)

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Passing Efficiency Rating

1. Ty Detmer (Brigham Young) 175.6
2. Dan Speltz (Cal State Fullerton) 156.1
3. Shawn Moore (Virginia) 156.1
4. Andre Ware (Houston) 152.5
5. Bill Scharr (Syracuse) 152.2
6. Peter Tom Willis (Florida State) 150.7
7. Bret Oberg (Iowa State) 143.7
8. Garrett Gabriel (Hawaii) 143.5
9. Tommy Hodson (Louisiana State) 143.4
10. Major Harris* (West Virginia) 142.4
11. Greg Frey* (Ohio State) 142.3
12. Aaron Garcia (Washington State) 139.1
13. Paul Justin (Arizona State) 139.1
14. Dan Enos* (Michigan State) 138.4
15. Jeff George* (Illinois) 134.9
16. Jamie Gill (Texas Tech) 134.2
17. Alex Van Pelt (Pittsburgh) 134.1
18. Billy Ray (Duke) 133.7
19. David Riley (Ball State) 132.8
20. T.J. Rubley (Tulsa) 132.5

Punt Return Touchdowns

1. Larry Hargrove (Ohio) 2
  Mike Dumas (Indiana) 2
  Jeff Sweitzer (Akron) 2

Interception Return Touchdowns

1. Wyatt Smith (Duke) 2
  Robert Blackmon (Baylor) 2
  Cornelius Price (Houston) 2
  Ken Swilling (Georgia Tech) 2