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2011 Year Summary

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

Heisman Memorial Trophy: Robert Griffin III (Baylor)
Eddie Robinson Coach of the Year Award: Mike Gundy (Oklahoma State)

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

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 Big 12 Conference 10 128 78 50 .609 8 6 2 .750 10.50 7.02 4 4 Oklahoma State
2 Southeastern Conference 12 155 97 58 .626 9 6 3 .667 8.73 4.03 8 5 Louisiana State
3 Big Ten Conference 12 156 88 68 .564 10 4 6 .400 4.42 1.85 4 4 Wisconsin
4 Pacific-12 Conference 12 154 81 73 .526 7 2 5 .286 3.69 2.75 3 3 Oregon
5 Big East Conference 8 101 57 44 .564 5 3 2 .600 3.19 0.45 1 2 Cincinnati
Louisville
West Virginia
6 Atlantic Coast Conference 12 154 82 72 .532 8 2 6 .250 1.67 0.37 2 3 Clemson
7 Independent 4 50 26 24 .520 2 1 1 .500 1.40 -0.51 1 0
8 Mountain West Conference 8 101 52 49 .515 5 2 3 .400 -3.44 -3.23 2 2 Texas Christian
9 Mid-American Conference 13 163 79 84 .485 5 4 1 .800 -3.68 -3.01 0 0 Northern Illinois
10 Conference USA 12 152 74 78 .487 5 4 1 .800 -4.39 -3.10 0 2 Southern Mississippi
11 Western Athletic Conference 8 102 43 59 .422 3 0 3 .000 -5.63 -3.73 0 0 Louisiana Tech
12 Sun Belt Conference 9 111 49 62 .441 3 1 2 .333 -9.66 -6.33 0 0 Arkansas State

AP Poll Summary

School Conf Pre 9/4 9/11 9/18 9/25 10/2 10/9 10/16 10/23 10/30 11/6 11/13 11/20 11/27 12/5 Final
Alabama SEC 2 3 2 3 3 2 2 2 2 2 4 3 2 2 2 1
Louisiana State SEC 4 2 3 2 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 2
Oklahoma State Big 12 9 9 8 7 5 6 6 6 3 3 2 2 5 3 3 3
Oregon Pac-12 3 13 12 10 9 9 9 9 7 6 6 4 9 8 6 4
Arkansas SEC 15 14 14 14 18 10 10 10 8 8 8 6 3 6 7 5
Southern California Pac-12 25     23         20 21 18 18 10 9 5 6
Stanford Pac-12 7 6 6 5 6 7 7 7 4 4 3 8 4 4 4 7
Boise State MWC 5 4 4 4 4 5 5 5 5 5 5 10 7 9 8 8
South Carolina SEC 12 12 10 12 10 18 15 14 14 10 15 14 14 14 10 9
Wisconsin Big Ten 11 8 7 6 7 4 4 4 12 19 16 15 15 15 9 10
Michigan State Big Ten 17 17 15       23 15 9 15 13 12 11 11 12 11
Michigan Big Ten       22 19 12 11 18 17 13 22 20 17 17 13 12
Baylor Big 12   20 19 17 15 25 20         25 21 19 15 13
Texas Christian MWC 14 25 23 20 20             19 19 18 16 14
Kansas State Big 12           20 17 12 10 17 17 16 16 16 11 15
Oklahoma Big 12 1 1 1 1 2 3 3 3 11 7 7 5 12 13 19 16
West Virginia Big East 24 19 18 16 22 16 13 11 25 24       22 23 17
Houston CUSA             25 21 18 14 11 11 8 7 20 18
Georgia SEC 19             24 22 18 14 13 13 12 18 19
Southern Mississippi CUSA                     25 22   24 22 20
Virginia Tech ACC 13 11 13 13 11 21 19 16 15 12 10 9 6 5 17 21
Clemson ACC       21 13 8 8 8 6 11 9 7 18 21 14 22
Florida State ACC 6 5 5 11 23 23           23   25 25 23
Nebraska Big Ten 10 10 11 9 8 14 14 13 13 9 19 17 22 20 21 24
Cincinnati Big East                 24 23 23         25
School Conf Pre 9/4 9/11 9/18 9/25 10/2 10/9 10/16 10/23 10/30 11/6 11/13 11/20 11/27 12/5 Final
Arizona State Pac-12     22   25 22 18 24 23 20            
Auburn SEC 23   21     15 24 19   25 24          
Florida SEC 22 18 16 15 12 17                    
Georgia Tech ACC       25 21 13 12 20   22 20   25      
Illinois Big Ten       24 24 19 16 23                
Mississippi State SEC 20 16 25                          
Missouri Big 12 21 21                            
Notre Dame Ind 16                     24 22      
Ohio State Big Ten 18 15 17                          
Penn State Big Ten   23             21 16 12 21 20 23 24  
South Florida Big East   22 20 18 16                      
Texas Big 12   24 23 19 17 11 22       21          
Texas A&M Big 12 8 7 9 8 14 24 21 17 16              
Texas Tech Big 12                 19              
Virginia ACC                         24      
Washington Pac-12               22                

Year Leaders

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Pass Completion Percentage

1. Kellen Moore* (Boise State) 74.3
2. Dan Persa* (Northwestern) 73.4
3. Russell Wilson* (Wisconsin) 72.8
4. Brandon Weeden* (Oklahoma State) 72.4
5. Robert Griffin III* (Baylor) 72.4
6. Terrance Owens* (Toledo) 72.2
7. Andrew Luck* (Stanford) 71.3
8. Case Keenum* (Houston) 71.0
9. Nick Foles (Arizona) 69.1
10. Matt Barkley (Southern California) 69.1

Passing Efficiency Rating

1. Russell Wilson* (Wisconsin) 191.8
2. Robert Griffin III* (Baylor) 189.5
3. Kellen Moore* (Boise State) 175.2
4. Case Keenum* (Houston) 174.0
5. Andrew Luck* (Stanford) 169.7
6. Terrance Owens* (Toledo) 169.2
7. Keith Price* (Washington) 161.9
8. Matt Barkley (Southern California) 161.2
9. Brandon Weeden* (Oklahoma State) 159.7
10. Bryn Renner* (North Carolina) 159.4

Receiving Yards Per Reception

1. Stephen Hill* (Georgia Tech) 29.3
2. Jalen Saunders (Fresno State) 21.3
3. Junior Hemingway* (Michigan) 20.6
4. Zack Kauth* (Air Force) 20.0
5. Donavon Kemp (Texas-El Paso) 19.8
6. Patrick Edwards* (Houston) 19.7
7. Coby Fleener* (Stanford) 19.6
8. Jordan Matthews* (Vanderbilt) 19.0
9. Bernard Reedy* (Toledo) 18.9
10. Titus Davis (Central Michigan) 18.8

Field Goal Percentage

1. Michael Hunnicutt* (Oklahoma) 87.5
2. Michael Barbour (East Carolina) 70.6
3. San San Te* (Rutgers) 64.5

Kickoff Return Yards Per Return

1. Jones (Minnesota) 28.5
2. George Atkinson III* (Notre Dame) 26.1
3. Jerry Booboo Gates (Bowling Green State) 25.8
4. Jordan Bernstein* (Iowa) 23.8
5. Johnathan Warzeka* (Air Force) 21.3
6. Wynn (Indiana) 21.1
7. D.J. Frye-Smith (Florida Atlantic) 20.9
8. Williams (Army) 20.6
9. Robert Kelley (Tulane) 20.4
10. Moulton (Minnesota) 20.0