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1995 Year Summary

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

Heisman Memorial Trophy: Eddie George (Ohio State)
FWAA Coach of the Year Award: Gary Barnett (Northwestern)

AP Preseason #1: Florida State ▪ AP Final #1: Nebraska

Conference Summary

Sorted by SRS
Overall Bowls SRS Polls
Rk Conference Schs G W L T Pct G W L T Pct SRS SOS Pre Final Champion
1 Big Ten Conference 11 129 71 53 5 .570 6 2 4 0 .333 11.20 8.81 4 5 Northwestern
2 Big Eight Conference 8 93 57 35 1 .618 4 4 0 0 1.000 7.07 2.84 3 4 Nebraska
3 Southeastern Conference 12 140 79 59 2 .571 6 2 4 0 .333 5.86 3.49 4 4 Florida
4 Pacific-10 Conference 10 115 58 54 3 .517 5 1 4 0 .200 2.41 1.92 4 2 Southern California
Washington
5 Big East Conference 8 91 43 48 0 .473 2 2 0 0 1.000 1.70 2.54 4 3 Miami (FL)
Virginia Tech
6 Atlantic Coast Conference 9 104 53 51 0 .510 4 3 1 0 .750 0.89 0.37 3 2 Florida State
Virginia
7 Southwest Conference 8 92 46 44 2 .511 3 2 1 0 .667 0.78 0.80 2 3 Texas
8 Independent 12 134 60 73 1 .451 2 1 1 0 .500 -2.56 -1.52 1 1
9 Western Athletic Conference 10 117 59 58 0 .504 2 0 2 0 .000 -2.72 -2.79 0 0 Air Force
Brigham Young
Colorado State
Utah
10 Mid-American Conference 10 111 53 54 4 .495 1 1 0 0 1.000 -8.30 -6.87 0 1 Toledo
11 Big West Conference 10 111 45 66 0 .405 1 0 1 0 .000 -12.72 -8.34 0 0 Nevada

AP Poll Summary

School Conf Pre 8/29 9/5 9/12 9/19 9/26 10/3 10/10 10/17 10/24 10/31 11/7 11/14 11/21 11/28 12/5 Final
Nebraska Big 8 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Florida SEC 5 5 5 4 4 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 2 2 2
Tennessee SEC 8 8 8 8 15 12 10 6 6 5 5 4 4 5 4 4 3
Florida State ACC 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 2 6 6 6 8 8 4
Colorado Big 8 13 14 10 9 7 4 4 9 9 7 10 9 9 8 7 7 5
Ohio State Big Ten 12 10 9 10 8 7 5 4 4 4 4 2 2 2 5 4 6
Kansas State Big 8     21 22 19 16 13 8 8 14 9 7 7 10 10 10 7
Northwestern Big Ten       25     25 14 11 8 6 5 5 4 3 3 8
Kansas Big 8           25 24 10 7 6 11 10 15 11 11 11 9
Virginia Tech Big East 24 24 20                 21 20 13 13 13 10
Notre Dame Ind 9 9 25 24 21 15 23 17 17 12 8 8 8 7 6 6 11
Southern California Pac-10 7 7 7 6 5 5 5 5 5 13 14 12 11 17 18 17 12
Penn State Big Ten 4 4 4 7 6 6 12 20 19 16 12 19 19 14 15 15 13
Texas SWC 18 18 15 15 13 21 20 18 16 15 13 11 10 9 9 9 14
Texas A&M SWC 3 3 3 3 3 9 8 22 22 19 17 18 18 15 16 19 15
Virginia ACC 17 17 16 16 11 11 9 19 14 20 24 14 13 19 19 18 16
Michigan Big Ten 14 13 11 11 9 8 7 11 10 9 7 13 12 18 14 14 17
Oregon Pac-10     24 20 12 19 17 15 12 10 19 17 16 12 12 12 18
Syracuse Big East     22             21 20 23 23 22     19
Miami (FL) Big East 11 12 19 19 17               25 25 22 22 20
Alabama SEC 10 11 13 13 23 20 16 11 21 18 16 16 17 21 21 21 21
Auburn SEC 6 6 6 5 14 13 11 7 13 11 21 20 21 16 17 16 22
Texas Tech SWC           24   25 25 22 23           23
Toledo MAC                             25 25 24
Iowa Big Ten               23 18 25             25
School Conf Pre 8/29 9/5 9/12 9/19 9/26 10/3 10/10 10/17 10/24 10/31 11/7 11/14 11/21 11/28 12/5 Final
Air Force WAC       21                          
Arizona Pac-10 19 19 17 17 25                        
Arkansas SEC           23 18       18 15 14 23 23 24  
Boston College Big East 22                                
Clemson ACC                       24 24 24 24 23  
Georgia SEC       23 20                        
Illinois Big Ten   25                              
Louisiana State SEC         18 14 21                    
Maryland ACC         24 17                      
North Carolina ACC 20 20                              
North Carolina State ACC     23                            
Oklahoma Big 8 15 16 14 14 10 10 14 13 15 23 25            
San Diego State WAC                       25          
Stanford Pac-10           22 19 16 23                
UCLA Pac-10 16 15 12 12 16         24 22            
Washington Pac-10 24 22 18 18 22 18 15 24 20 17 15 22 22 20 20 20  
West Virginia Big East 23 23                              
Wisconsin Big Ten 21 21         22 21 24                

Year Leaders

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Passing Efficiency Rating

1. Danny Wuerffel (Florida) 178.4
2. Bobby Hoying* (Ohio State) 163.4
3. Donovan McNabb (Syracuse) 162.3
4. Mike Maxwell (Nevada) 160.2
5. Matt Miller (Kansas State) 157.3
6. Tommie Frazier (Nebraska) 156.1
7. Steve Taneyhill (South Carolina) 153.9
8. Jim Arellanes (Fresno State) 152.4
9. Donald Sellers (New Mexico) 150.5
10. Steve Sarkisian (Brigham Young) 149.8

Receiving Yards Per Reception

1. Terry Glenn* (Ohio State) 22.0
2. Donald Richard (Louisiana-Lafayette) 20.4
3. P.J. Mills (Oklahoma) 20.3
4. Marvin Harrison (Syracuse) 20.2
5. Brian Alford (Purdue) 20.2
6. Demetrius Allen (Virginia) 19.8
7. Bryan Still (Virginia Tech) 19.6
8. Anthony Lucas (Arkansas) 19.5
9. Tony Horne* (Clemson) 19.5
10. Robert Tate (Cincinnati) 19.5

Kickoff Return Touchdowns

1. Derrick Mason* (Michigan State) 2

Interception Return Touchdowns

1. Plez Atkins (Iowa) 2
  Tom Knight (Iowa) 2
  Allen Rossum (Notre Dame) 2
  Chris Canty (Kansas State) 2
  Terrell Farley (Nebraska) 2