Kickoff Return Yards Single Season Leaders and Records

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Leaders

  • Since 1976
Leaders Table
Rk Player Yds Year School
1Isaiah Burse16062011Fresno State
2Kerwynn Williams14442010Utah State
3Taveon Rogers14102010New Mexico State
4Damaris Johnson*13822008Tulsa
5Taveon Rogers13182011New Mexico State
6Torrey Smith13092009Maryland
7Rob Kelley13052011Tulane
Robert Kelley13052011Tulane
9Carlos Wiggins13032013New Mexico
10Max Suter12992007Syracuse
11Michael Grandberry*12862007Memphis
12Mardy Gilyard*12812009Cincinnati
13Josh Smith12762008Colorado
14Kevin Robinson12602007Utah State
15Scott Wesley12482004Army
16William White12392002Army
17Mike Edwards12152012Hawaii
18Deonce Whitaker12141998San Jose State
19Aregeros Turner*12072015Northern Illinois
20Victor Bolden*11982013Oregon State
21Tyron Carrier11742010Houston
22Cyrus Gray11692008Texas A&M
23Chris Owusu*11672009Stanford
24Deante' Purvis11652009UNLV
25Diivory Edgecomb11552007Florida Atlantic
26Morgan Burns*11382015Kansas State
27Devin Thomas*11352007Michigan State
28Josh Smith*11322011UCLA
29Damaris Johnson11312009Tulsa
Kerwynn Williams11312009Utah State
Ashlan Davis11312004Tulsa
32Brandon Banks11272009Kansas State
33Tobias Palmer*11242012North Carolina State
34Lionell Singleton11192007Florida International
35Demond Washington*11172010Auburn
36Terrence Austin11092008UCLA
37Dante Love*11002007Ball State
38Reggie Campbell*10982007Navy
39Sean Riley10952016Syracuse
40Brelan Chancellor10942011North Texas
Cortney Grixby10942007Nebraska
42Ty Montgomery*10912013Stanford
43Torrey Smith*10892008Maryland
44Mike Edwards10862011Hawaii
45Gerard Lawson*10852007Oregon State
46Troy Stoudermire*10832008Minnesota
47Leonard Johnson10812008Iowa State
48Corey Anderson10782007Army
49Eric Stephens*10712010Texas Tech
50Christian McCaffrey*10702015Stanford
51Tony Pollard*10682016Memphis
52Tijan Redmon10651995Duke
53Brandon Thompkins10622007Arkansas State
54Troy Stoudermire*10572009Minnesota
55Jessie Henderson10562008SMU
56Warren Norman10502009Vanderbilt
Bobby Rainey10502009Western Kentucky
58Kylen Towner*10482016Western Kentucky
Antonio Brown*10482007Central Michigan
60D.J. Banks10442012Louisiana Tech
D.J. Banks10442012Louisiana Tech
62Jeremy Maclin*10392007Missouri
Cedric Johnson10391995UTEP
64Jeff Liggon10381994Tulane
65Tyler Allen10362012Eastern Michigan
Terrence Austin*10362009UCLA
67Ralph David Abernathy IV*10342011Cincinnati
68Dennis Johnson*10312009Arkansas
69T.J. Graham*10282008North Carolina State
70Jeremiah Kobena10272011Syracuse
71Demarcus Ayers*10212013Houston
72Kenjon Barner*10202009Oregon
73Jakeem Grant*10172015Texas Tech
Quan Cosby*10172007Texas
75Tandon Doss10162010Indiana
Dontayo Gage10162007Eastern Michigan
77Dervon Wallace*10152011Western Michigan
Wynn10152011Indiana
Shane Wynn10152011Indiana
Leon Berry10152009Mississippi State
81Tyler Allen10142013Eastern Michigan
D.J. Beshears10142011Kansas
Dwayne Owens10141990Oregon State
84David Dunn10131994Fresno State
85Jeremy Maclin*10102008Missouri
86Chris Johnson*10092007East Carolina
87Dorien Bryant*10072007Purdue
88Khalfani Muhammad10062013California
89Kerrith Whyte10022016Florida Atlantic
90Darryl Stonum10012009Michigan
91Deante' Purvis10002011UNLV
Dwayne Harris*10002009East Carolina
93Nick Hill*9992011Michigan State
94Mardy Gilyard*9942008Cincinnati
Josh Davis*9942002Nebraska
96Anthony Collins9901980East Carolina
Tony Collins9901980East Carolina
98Brandon Boykin*9882009Georgia
Charles Estes9882003Louisiana-Monroe
100Mike Jones9872009Syracuse

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