Pass Completion Percentage Year-by-Year Leaders and Records

Minimum 700 pass attempts.
An asterisk (*) after a player's name indicates bowl stats are included.
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  • Since 1956
  • Minimum 14 pass attempts per school game.
Leaders Table
Year Player Pct School
2017Kyle Allen76.92Houston
2017Luke Falk76.92Washington State
2016Baker Mayfield*70.95Oklahoma
2015Brandon Doughty*71.85Western Kentucky
2014Grant Hedrick*70.84Boise State
2013Teddy Bridgewater*70.96Louisville
2012David Fales*72.51San Jose State
2011Kellen Moore*74.26Boise State
2010Dan Persa*73.51Northwestern
2009Colt McCoy*70.64Texas
2008Colt McCoy*76.67Texas
2007Riley Skinner*72.39Wake Forest
2006Colt Brennan*72.63Hawaii
2005Phil Horvath70.59Northern Illinois
2004Stefan Lefors*73.54Louisville
2003Philip Rivers*72.05North Carolina State
2002Brian Jones*70.21Toledo
2001Wes Counts72.59Middle Tennessee State
2000Josh Heupel*64.62Oklahoma
1999Chad Pennington67.90Marshall
1998Daunte Culpepper73.63Central Florida
1997Tim Couch66.36Kentucky
1996Steve Sarkisian68.81Brigham Young
1995Mike Maxwell67.73Nevada
1994Scott Milanovich68.77Maryland
1993Charlie Ward69.47Florida State
1992Grady Benton66.22Arizona State
1991Matt Rodgers*65.37Iowa
1990Jason Palumbis68.62Stanford
1989Dan Speltz69.26Cal State Fullerton
1988Mike Gundy64.83Oklahoma State
1987Jeff Burger66.67Auburn
1986Dave Yarema67.34Michigan State
1985Doug Gaynor71.18Long Beach State
1984Chuck Long*67.08Iowa
1983Steve Young71.33Brigham Young
1982Wayne Peace70.73Florida
1981Jim McMahon64.30Brigham Young
1980Rich Campbell70.70California
1979Turk Schonert66.97Stanford
1978Steve Dils63.17Stanford
1977Dave Wilson64.97Ball State
1976Kevin Case60.96Dartmouth
1975Gene Swick61.69Toledo
1974Gene Swick62.02Toledo
1973Jesse Freitas65.42San Diego State
1972Randy Drake61.50Long Beach State
1971Doug Shobert62.83Temple
1970Jerry Tagge*61.05Nebraska
1969Gordon Slade*61.28Davidson
1968Gordon Slade59.01Davidson
1967Bill Andrejko60.96Villanova
1966Danny Holman61.54San Jose State
1965Tom Wilson60.78Texas Tech
1964Jerry Rhome68.71Tulsa
1963Roger Staubach*66.67Navy
1962Archie Roberts60.00Columbia
1961Chon Gallegos59.39San Jose State
1960Jim Dawson58.67West Texas A&M
1959Ron Costello61.59Xavier
1958Randy Duncan*59.22Iowa
1957Ken Ford56.10Hardin-Simmons
1956John Brodie57.92Stanford

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