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2000 Year Summary

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National Champion: Oklahoma (AP, BCS, FWAA, NFF, USA-ESPN)

Heisman Memorial Trophy: Chris Weinke (Florida State)
Eddie Robinson Coach of the Year Award: Bob Stoops (Oklahoma)

AP Preseason #1: Nebraska ▪ AP Final #1: Oklahoma

Conference Summary

Sorted by SRS
Overall Bowls SRS Polls
Rk Conference Schs G W L Pct G W L Pct SRS SOS Pre Final Champion
1 Pacific-10 Conference 10 116 66 50 .569 5 3 2 .600 8.35 6.51 2 3 Oregon
Oregon State
Washington
2 Big East Conference 8 93 56 37 .602 5 4 1 .800 7.01 3.13 2 2 Miami (FL)
3 Big 12 Conference 12 143 81 62 .566 7 4 3 .571 6.42 3.96 5 5 Oklahoma
4 Southeastern Conference 12 143 80 63 .559 9 4 5 .444 5.32 3.04 5 6 Florida
5 Big Ten Conference 11 130 69 61 .531 6 2 4 .333 4.99 3.73 7 3 Michigan
Northwestern
Purdue
6 Atlantic Coast Conference 9 105 56 49 .533 5 1 4 .200 2.97 2.28 2 3 Florida State
7 Conference USA 9 103 53 50 .515 4 2 2 .500 -1.95 -2.16 1 0 Louisville
8 Mountain West Conference 8 94 46 48 .489 3 3 0 1.000 -2.00 -1.53 0 1 Colorado State
9 Western Athletic Conference 9 107 48 59 .449 3 0 3 .000 -5.08 -3.10 1 1 Texas Christian
Texas-El Paso
10 Mid-American Conference 13 146 67 79 .459 1 1 0 1.000 -7.76 -6.05 0 0 Marshall
11 Big West Conference 6 67 27 40 .403 1 1 0 1.000 -7.92 -4.80 0 0 Boise State
12 Independent 9 101 38 63 .376 1 0 1 .000 -10.45 -5.67 0 1

AP Poll Summary

School Conf Pre 8/27 9/3 9/10 9/17 9/24 10/1 10/8 10/15 10/22 10/29 11/5 11/12 11/19 11/26 12/3 Final
Oklahoma Big 12 19 19 20 18 17 14 10 8 3 3 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Miami (FL) Big East 5 5 4 12 12 10 7 4 4 4 3 2 2 2 2 2 2
Washington Pac-10 13 14 15 9 8 6 13 11 9 9 8 7 6 4 4 4 3
Oregon State Pac-10             23 23 19 18 14 10 8 5 5 5 4
Florida State ACC 2 2 2 2 2 2 1 7 6 6 4 3 3 3 3 3 5
Virginia Tech Big East 11 11 10 8 5 4 3 3 2 2 2 8 7 6 6 6 6
Oregon Pac-10           20 9 9 7 7 7 6 5 10 9 8 7
Nebraska Big 12 1 1 1 1 1 1 2 1 1 1 5 4 10 9 10 9 8
Kansas State Big 12 8 8 7 7 4 5 4 2 10 10 19 16 9 8 8 11 9
Florida SEC 9 9 8 6 3 3 12 10 8 8 6 5 4 7 7 7 10
Michigan Big Ten 6 6 3 3 10 9 6 18 16 15 12 20 19 16 16 17 11
Texas Big 12 7 7 6 5 15 13 11 25   22 20 19 14 12 12 12 12
Purdue Big Ten 14 15 14 13 21 22   21 17 16 11 9 17 14 14 14 13
Colorado State MWC                             23 23 14
Notre Dame Ind     23 21 16   25 20 20 19 15 11 11 11 11 10 15
Clemson ACC 17 17 17 16 11 7 5 5 5 5 10 17 16 15 15 16 16
Georgia Tech ACC                     25 24 20 18 17 15 17
Auburn SEC       24 20 19 15 19   25 23 22 18 17 18 20 18
South Carolina SEC           23   24 18 17 22 21 25       19
Georgia SEC 10 10 9 23 24 25 19 14 12 13 17 14 22 19 24 24 20
Texas Christian WAC 20 20 22 20 18 16 14 12 11 11 9 18 15 13 13 13 21
Louisiana State SEC                           24     22
Wisconsin Big Ten 4 4 5 4 7 17 24                   23
Mississippi State SEC         25   20 15 13 20 18 15 13 23     24
Iowa State Big 12                                 25
School Conf Pre 8/27 9/3 9/10 9/17 9/24 10/1 10/8 10/15 10/22 10/29 11/5 11/12 11/19 11/26 12/3 Final
Alabama SEC 3 3 13 15                          
Arizona Pac-10               22 21 24              
Colorado Big 12 24 23                              
Illinois Big Ten 21 21 21 19 19 24                      
Louisville CUSA                             22 22  
Michigan State Big Ten 25 24 24 22 23 18                      
Minnesota Big Ten                 22                
Mississippi SEC 18 18 19                            
North Carolina State ACC                 24 21              
Northwestern Big Ten             22 17 25 23 21 12 23 20 19 18  
Ohio State Big Ten 16 16 18 17 14 12 8 6 14 12 16 13 12 21 20 19  
Penn State Big Ten 22                                
Southern California Pac-10 15 12 11 10 9 8 18                    
Southern Mississippi CUSA 23 22 25 25 22 21 17 16 15 14 13 25 24        
Tennessee SEC 12 13 12 11 13 11 21             25 21 21  
Texas A&M Big 12   25                 24 23 21 22      
Toledo MAC                             25 25  
UCLA Pac-10     16 14 6 15 16 13 23                

Year Leaders

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Pass Completion Percentage

1. Luke McCown (Louisiana Tech) 66.1
2. Josh Heupel* (Oklahoma) 64.6
3. George Godsey (Georgia Tech) 63.6
4. Devin Scott (Temple) 63.0
5. John Welsh (Idaho) 62.9
6. Casey Clausen (Tennessee) 62.4
7. Jay Stoner (Wyoming) 62.2
8. Ryan Schneider (Central Florida) 61.9
9. Kliff Kingsbury (Texas Tech) 61.9
10. Rex Grossman (Florida) 61.8

Passing Efficiency Rating

1. Bart Hendricks (Boise State) 170.6
2. Chris Weinke (Florida State) 163.1
3. Rex Grossman (Florida) 161.8
4. Casey Printers (Texas Christian) 156.7
5. Drew Henson (Michigan) 152.7
6. Ken Dorsey (Miami (FL)) 152.3
7. George Godsey (Georgia Tech) 151.9
8. John Turman (Pittsburgh) 151.4
9. Rocky Perez (Texas-El Paso) 147.1
10. Mike Thiessen (Air Force) 147.0

Field Goal Percentage

1. Jonathan Ruffin* (Cincinnati) 89.7
2. Nicholas Setta (Notre Dame) 57.1
3. Steve Barone (Rutgers) 46.2

Punting Yards

1. Nick Murphy* (Arizona State) 3551
2. Brian Morton (Duke) 3478
3. Brian Brandt (Central Michigan) 3440
4. Cort Moffitt (New Mexico) 3411
5. Adam Stiles (Baylor) 3248
6. Jason Baker (Iowa) 3145
7. Mark Haulman (Southern Mississippi) 3140
8. Ben Graves (Memphis) 3125
9. Derek Jones (Nevada) 3119
10. Nate Fikse (UCLA) 3109

Punt Return Yards Per Return

1. Chris Johnson (Southern Mississippi) 13.9

Kickoff Return Touchdowns

1. Latarence Dunbar (Texas Christian) 2
  Shawn Terry (West Virginia) 2

Interception Return Yards

1. Dwight Smith (Akron) 208
2. Dan Dawson (Rice) 206
3. Tay Cody (Florida State) 200
4. Lito Sheppard (Florida) 179
  Jamar Fletcher (Wisconsin) 179
6. J.T. Thatcher* (Oklahoma) 162
7. Anthony Floyd (Louisville) 152
8. Tim Wansley (Georgia) 148
9. Richard Bryant (West Virginia) 145
10. Todd Johnson (Florida) 139