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2006 Year Summary

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National Champion: Florida (AP, BCS, FWAA, NFF, USA)

Heisman Memorial Trophy: Troy Smith (Ohio State)
Eddie Robinson Coach of the Year Award: Greg Schiano (Rutgers)

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

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 Southeastern Conference 12 155 96 59 .619 9 6 3 .667 9.02 4.92 5 6 Florida
2 Big East Conference 8 101 65 36 .644 5 5 0 1.000 7.54 2.34 2 3 Louisville
3 Pacific-10 Conference 10 127 70 57 .551 6 3 3 .500 7.30 6.05 4 3 California
Southern California
4 Big Ten Conference 11 140 79 61 .564 7 2 5 .286 3.37 0.91 4 4 Ohio State
5 Big 12 Conference 12 154 85 69 .552 8 3 5 .375 3.21 0.88 4 2 Oklahoma
6 Atlantic Coast Conference 12 154 82 72 .532 8 4 4 .500 2.32 1.13 4 3 Wake Forest
7 Mountain West Conference 9 112 55 57 .491 4 3 1 .750 -1.10 -1.54 1 2 Brigham Young
8 Western Athletic Conference 9 114 57 57 .500 4 3 1 .750 -3.00 -2.42 0 1 Boise State
9 Conference USA 12 151 70 81 .464 5 1 4 .200 -3.78 -2.30 0 0 Houston
10 Independent 4 50 23 27 .460 2 0 2 .000 -3.84 -1.01 1 1
11 Mid-American Conference 12 150 64 86 .427 4 1 3 .250 -8.96 -6.18 0 0 Central Michigan
12 Sun Belt Conference 8 98 39 59 .398 2 1 1 .500 -9.30 -5.17 0 0 Middle Tennessee State
Troy

AP Poll Summary

School Conf Pre 9/5 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
Florida SEC 7 7 7 5 5 5 2 9 9 7 6 3 4 4 2 1
Ohio State Big Ten 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 2
Louisiana State SEC 8 8 6 10 9 9 14 14 14 13 12 9 9 5 4 3
Southern California Pac-10 6 3 4 3 3 3 3 3 3 9 7 4 3 2 8 4
Boise State WAC       25 22 20 20 18 15 14 14 13 12 10 9 5
Louisville Big East 13 13 12 8 8 8 7 6 6 5 3 10 8 6 5 6
Wisconsin Big Ten             25 21 17 17 16 12 10 7 6 7
Michigan Big Ten 14 10 11 6 6 6 4 2 2 2 2 2 2 3 3 8
Auburn SEC 4 4 3 2 2 2 11 8 7 6 5 15 14 11 10 9
West Virginia Big East 5 6 5 4 4 4 5 4 4 3 10 8 7 15 13 10
Oklahoma Big 12 10 15 15 17 16 14 23 20 19 18 17 16 13 8 7 11
Rutgers Big East         23 24 24 19 16 15 15 7 15 13 16 12
Texas Big 12 3 2 8 7 7 7 6 5 5 4 4 11 11 17 18 13
California Pac-10 9 22 21 21 20 16 10 11 12 10 8 17 22 21 20 14
Arkansas SEC             17 15 13 12 11 5 5 8 12 15
Brigham Young MWC                     25 23 21 20 19 16
Notre Dame Ind 2 4 2 12 12 12 9 10 11 11 9 6 6 12 11 17
Wake Forest ACC               25 24 22 18 14 20 16 15 18
Virginia Tech ACC 17 16 14 11 11 21 22     23 20 19 17 14 14 19
Boston College ACC     23 20   25   22 18 16 22 20 18 25 23 20
Oregon State Pac-10                             24 21
Texas Christian MWC 22 23 20 16 17                   25 22
Georgia SEC 15 12 10 9 10 10 16                 23
Penn State Big Ten 19 19 25 24                       24
Tennessee SEC 23 11 13 15 15 13 8 7 8 8 13 22 19 17 17 25
School Conf Pre 9/5 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
Arizona State Pac-10 24 25 22 22                        
Clemson ACC 18 18   19 18 15 12 12 10 19   25 24      
Florida State ACC 11 9 9 18 19 17                    
Georgia Tech ACC         24 18 13 13 21 20 19 18 16 23    
Hawaii WAC                         25 24    
Iowa Big Ten 16 14 16 14 13 19 15                  
Maryland ACC                     23 21        
Miami (FL) ACC 12 17 17                          
Missouri Big 12         25 23 19 24 23              
Nebraska Big 12 20 21 19 23 21 22 21 17 20     24 23 19 22  
Oregon Pac-10 21 20 18 13 14 11 18 16 25 24 21          
Texas A&M Big 12               23 22 21 24     22 21  
Texas Tech Big 12 25 24 24                          
Washington State Pac-10                   25            

Year Leaders

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Pass Completion Percentage

1. Colt Brennan* (Hawaii) 72.6
2. Chase Holbrook (New Mexico State) 70.0
3. John Beck* (Brigham Young) 69.3
4. Tyler Palko (Pittsburgh) 68.3
5. Colt McCoy* (Texas) 68.2
6. JaMarcus Russell* (Louisiana State) 67.8
7. Kevin Kolb* (Houston) 67.6
8. Justin Willis (Southern Methodist) 67.4
9. Erik Ainge* (Tennessee) 67.0
10. Blake Mitchell* (South Carolina) 66.8

Adjusted Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. Colt Brennan* (Hawaii) 11.0
2. Brian Brohm* (Louisville) 10.0
3. John Beck* (Brigham Young) 10.0
4. Kevin Kolb* (Houston) 9.8
5. JaMarcus Russell* (Louisiana State) 9.7
6. Jared Zabransky* (Boise State) 9.3
7. Troy Smith* (Ohio State) 9.2
8. Tyler Palko (Pittsburgh) 9.2
9. Andre Woodson* (Kentucky) 9.1
10. Colt McCoy* (Texas) 8.9

Passing Efficiency Rating

1. Colt Brennan* (Hawaii) 186.0
2. John Beck* (Brigham Young) 169.1
3. JaMarcus Russell* (Louisiana State) 167.0
4. Tyler Palko (Pittsburgh) 163.2
5. Kevin Kolb* (Houston) 162.7
6. Jared Zabransky* (Boise State) 162.6
7. Troy Smith* (Ohio State) 161.9
8. Colt McCoy* (Texas) 161.8
9. Brian Brohm* (Louisville) 159.1
10. Justin Willis (Southern Methodist) 158.4

Rushing Yards Per Attempt

1. Anthony Alridge* (Houston) 10.1
2. Rashard Mendenhall (Illinois) 8.2
3. Felix Jones* (Arkansas) 7.6
4. Nate Ilaoa* (Hawaii) 7.6
5. Pat White* (West Virginia) 7.4
6. C.J. Spiller* (Clemson) 7.3
7. Devin Moore (Wyoming) 7.2
8. Reggie Campbell* (Navy) 7.1
9. Steve Slaton* (West Virginia) 7.0
10. Mike Goodson* (Texas A&M) 6.7

Receiving Yards Per Reception

1. Terry Moss (Ball State) 25.4
2. Tony Burks (Mississippi State) 24.3
3. David Harvey (Akron) 21.3
4. Najah Pruden (Kent State) 20.7
5. Derrick Stewart* (Cincinnati) 20.5
6. Dustin Woods (Miami (OH)) 20.2
7. Josh Wheeler (Louisiana Tech) 20.1
8. Eron Riley (Duke) 20.1
9. Adarius Bowman* (Oklahoma State) 19.7

Yards From Scrimmage

1. Garrett Wolfe* (Northern Illinois) 2177
2. Steve Slaton* (West Virginia) 2104
3. Nate Ilaoa* (Hawaii) 1827
4. Ray Rice* (Rutgers) 1824
5. Darren McFadden* (Arkansas) 1796
6. Ian Johnson* (Boise State) 1768
7. P.J. Hill* (Wisconsin) 1766
8. Michael Hart* (Michigan) 1687
9. Marshawn Lynch* (California) 1684
10. Dwayne Wright (Fresno State) 1683

Field Goal Percentage

1. Chris Manfredini* (Texas Christian) 85.7
2. Arthur Carmody* (Louisville) 84.0

Punting Yards Per Punt

1. Jim Kaylor (Colorado State) 43.7
2. Michael Gibson (Memphis) 43.1
3. Jonathon Johnson* (Arizona State) 41.5
4. Derek McLaughlin* (Brigham Young) 40.9
5. Zachary Whited* (Nevada) 39.1

Punt Return Yards Per Return

1. Idris Moss* (Tulsa) 7.9
2. Ibrahim Halsey (Illinois) 5.0

Kickoff Return Yards Per Return

1. Idris Moss* (Tulsa) 21.0
2. Chris Douglas (Rice) 19.3
3. Ibrahim Halsey (Illinois) 17.5