Punting Yards Career Leaders and Records

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Leaders

  • Since 2000
Leaders Table
Rk Player Yds From To School
1Alexander Kinal1408420122015Wake Forest
2A.J. Hughes*1296220122015Virginia Tech
3Tom Hornsey1281520102013Memphis
4Cole Wagner*1253920102013Connecticut
5Daniel Sepulveda1253120032006Baylor
6Kirby Van Der Kamp*1226120102013Iowa State
7Aaron Perez*1222020052008UCLA
8Brian Brandt1220220002003Central Michigan
9Jeff Locke*1216320092012UCLA
10Austin McCoy*1200720082011Wyoming
11Darragh O'Neill1200120112014Colorado
12Thomas Olmsted*1195320022005Troy
13Reid Forrest1175320072010Washington State
14Bobby Cowan*1157020092012Idaho
15Blake McAdams*1156220052008Mississippi State
16Brendan Carney*1153420032006Syracuse
17Zach Paul*1152920122015Akron
18Gary Cook1143020012004UNLV
19Ryan Quigley*1141820082011Boston College
20Rob Long*1138120072010Syracuse
21Mike Sadler*1130720112014Michigan State
22Will Monday*1129920122015Duke
23Ethan Wood*1127420132016Wyoming
24Matt Rinehart1123720082011Kent State
25Tyson Beattie1117320032006Indiana
26Ethan Perry*1110720122015Texas Christian
27Bryan Anger*1109420082011California
28Johnny Townsend*1109020132017Florida
29Jay Ottovegio1108320042007Stanford
30Kase Whitehead*1108020082011Marshall
31Dalton Parks*1106820132016Tulsa
32Ben Woods1105320042007Buffalo
33Tress Way*1098820092012Oklahoma
34Brett Upson*1093720062009Vanderbilt
35Tom Hackett*1093320122015Utah
36Aaron Bates*1090720072010Michigan State
37Adam Coles1090420002003Connecticut
38Wil Baumann*1086820112014North Carolina State
39Tyler Gaus*1086520022005New Mexico
40Ben Skaer1085820102013New Mexico
41Kyle Basler*1079420022005Washington State
42Truman Spencer1073220052008North Texas
43Zoltan Mesko*1070320062009Michigan
44Landon Foster1069320122015Kentucky
45Derek Jones1065220002003Nevada
46Johnny Ayers*1058420042007Boston College
47JK Scott*1057620142017Alabama
48Justin Duvernois*1057120112014Illinois
49Brian Stahovich*1055620082011San Diego State
50Chris Keagle*1053420052008Louisiana Tech
51Ryan Donahue*1051520072010Iowa
52Zac Murphy*1048520102013Miami (OH)
53Bryce Benekos*1046820012004UTEP
54Jeremy Kapinos*1039620032006Penn State
55Tyler Grassman*1037020122015Buffalo
56Andy Lee*1035320002003Pitt
57Chris Miller*1028220052008Ball State
58Tony Mikulec*1026720042007Central Michigan
59Dustin Colquitt*1021620012004Tennessee
60Reggie Hodges1021020002004Ball State
61Louie Sakoda*1018820052008Utah
62Drew Meyer*1012520122015Wisconsin
63Ryan Dougherty*1011220032006East Carolina
64Tyler Campbell*1007520092013Ole Miss
65Will Atterberry1004820092012North Texas
66Cody Ridgeway*1002120012004Ole Miss
67Blake Clingan*1001720072010UCF
68Ryan Mentzel998120022005SMU
69Peter Picerelli*997520122015Tulane
70Cody Webster*997320102013Purdue
71Anthony Santella*996420072010Illinois
72Ryan Plackemeier*995720022005Wake Forest
73Hayden Hunt*994820132016Colorado State
74Eric Wilbur*990020032006Florida
75Austin Barnes*986320132017East Carolina
76Mike Brandtner*984420062009Iowa State
77Kyle Martens*984120082011Rice
78Caleb Houston*982620132016UCF
79Kenneth Debauche*981520042007Wisconsin
80Michael Hughes980720042007San Diego State
81Donnie Jones*979820002003LSU
82Will Goggans*979720082011Troy
83John Torp*979220022005Colorado
84Michael Dickson979020152017Texas
85Erich Toth*977320122015Indiana
86Colin Downing976820142017Iowa State
87Matt Bosher*975420072010Miami (FL)
88Waylon Prather*974720042007San Jose State
89Jimmy Howell*964920082011Virginia
90Dave Brytus*962220042008Pitt
91Spencer Ortego961920072010Louisiana-Lafayette
92Nathan Renfro*960920122015Tennessee
93Pete Kontodiakos958920092012Colorado State
94Michael Carrizosa*958720142017San Jose State
95J. Schroeder*958620122015Western Michigan
96Matt Dodge*958320072009East Carolina
97Derek Epperson*957420072010Baylor
98Thomas Hibbard*957220112014North Carolina
Jacob Richardson957220052008Miami (OH)
100Alex Starzyk*952220142017Temple
101Ryan Winslow*951320142017Pitt
102Chet Ervin*949420022005Cincinnati
103P.J. Fitzgerald*948520062009Alabama
Harrison Waid*948520102013San Jose State
105Cameron Johnston*948320132016Ohio State
106Danny Baugher947620022005Arizona
107Justin Kucek*946120052008Minnesota
108David Bradley*945220012004Iowa
109Parker Mullins*943420032006UAB
110Mike Barr942519982002Rutgers
111Chris Beckman942120032006Tulane
112Brandon Fields*940520032006Michigan State
113Dylan Breeding*938720092012Arkansas
Vinnie Burns*938720012004Virginia Tech
115Scott Kovanda*938120092012Ball State
116Quinn Sharp*936120092012Oklahoma State
117Brian Monroe*935220032006Miami (FL)
118Adam Podlesh*931620032006Maryland
119Tim Reyer*929520042007Kansas State
120Riley Dixon*929120122015Syracuse
121Sam Geraci*929020142017Louisiana-Lafayette
122Tyler Williams*926820122015Marshall
123T.J. Conley924220052008Idaho
124Mark Haulman*923519992002Southern Mississippi
125Arthur Hart922520152017Charlotte
126Travis Baltz*922420072010Maryland
127Kyle Tucker*922220042007Kansas
128Alonso Rojas*921920062010Kansas
129Brandon Williams*920020102013Northwestern
130Trevor Daniel*918520152017Tennessee
Joe Radigan*918520032006Rutgers
132Gordon Ely-Kelso*914020032006Georgia
133Johnny Hekker*913220082011Oregon State
134Grant Autrey913119992003Louisiana-Lafayette
135Mickey Groody912720072011Florida Atlantic
136Hunter Niswander*912220142017Northwestern
137Joel Stelly912020022005Louisiana-Monroe
138David Rysko907220012003Eastern Michigan
139Nick Walsh*905820142017Kansas State
140Brent Bowden*902220072009Virginia Tech
141Justin Brantly*901020052008Texas A&M
142Trey McDonald900420012004Duke
143Matt Haack*899120132016Arizona State
144Keenyn Crier*898520072010Arizona
145Cole Leininger*895520122015California
146Peter Mortell*892720122015Minnesota
147Ryan Downes892620002003Idaho
148Austin Herbert*892320002003North Carolina State
149Alan Luna891020152017UTEP
150Britton Colquitt*889720052008Tennessee
151Richard Kent*888220102012Vanderbilt
152Ryan Tydlacka*888020082011Kentucky
153Jeff Wathne*887720072010Temple
154Brad Kadlubar*886920022004North Texas
155Kody Bliss*886120032006Auburn
156Matt Dilallo*885520062009Colorado
Blake Ferguson*885520002004Oklahoma
158Dustin Upton883320002003Louisiana Tech
159Nick O'Toole*882420132015West Virginia
160Logan Yunker*880620132015UNLV
161Eric Johnson878620002003Stanford
162Cole Chason*878020032006Clemson
163Justin Wain*875120122016Connecticut
164Matt Payne871320012004Brigham Young
165Kyle Schmidt*868720132016Ball State
166David DeFatta*865220072009Middle Tennessee State
David Defatta*865220052009Middle Tennessee State
168Hendrix Brakefield*865020102013Western Kentucky
169Robert Billings859920002003Middle Tennessee State
170Corey Fatony859720152017Missouri
171Riley Stephenson*858120092012Brigham Young
172Sean Kelly*857320132016South Carolina
173Matt Fodge*854520052008Oklahoma State
174Peter Boehme*853520092012Southern Mississippi
175Carl Tobey*853020012003Oregon State
176Kyle Larson*851520012003Nebraska
177Luke Johnson*850320032005Southern Mississippi
178Tyler Sarrzin*850120132016Southern Mississippi
179David Wooldridge*848220032006North Carolina
180Ryan Allen*843720102012Louisiana Tech
181Nate Fikse*842619992002UCLA
182Steven Clark*842320102013Auburn
183Garrett Swanson*841120122015Fresno State
184Ben Armer*840720082011Western Michigan
185Jackson Rice*840420092012Oregon
186Steve Weatherford840220022005Illinois
187Cody Scates839720002003Texas A&M
188Brad Nortman*838320082011Wisconsin
189John Deraney*836620032006North Carolina State
190Alex Dunnachie*836420092012Hawaii
191Cort Moffitt*834919992003Tulsa
192Richie Butler*834719992002Arkansas
193Kyle Stringer*833920032006Boise State
194Andy Dittbenner*833720052008Northern Illinois
195Ryan Doerr*833420092012Kansas State
196Mattias Ciabatti*833320122015South Florida
197Sean Sellwood*833020092012Utah
198A.J. Trapasso*831720052008Ohio State
199Jared Cook831320012004Mississippi State
Tim Masthay*831320052008Kentucky
201Jared Scruggs827420032006Rice
202Cason Beatty*824520122015Florida State
203Vince Penza*822320102013Toledo
204Jason Simpson*822020002002Fresno State
205Anthony Melchiori*821120122015Kent State
206Joey Hildbold*819719992002Notre Dame
207Peter Caldwell818020072010Utah State
208Matthew Miller815520032005Ohio
209Tom Malone*814820022005USC
210Sean Wale*812220132016Boise State
211Aaron Dalton*811420152017Utah State
212Matt Yoklic*811020112013Pitt
213Drew Riggleman*810120132015Arizona
214Scott Love809320062009Louisiana-Monroe
215John Stec808420062009Akron
216Anson Kelton*808120082011Texas Christian
217Kris Albarado*808020132015USC
218Mike Shafer807519992002Syracuse
219Brandon Baker*807020022005South Florida
Alex Kinney*807020152017Colorado
221Jay Karutz806320102012Eastern Michigan
222Desi Cullen*805920062009Connecticut
223Sam Foltz*804720132015Nebraska
224Ryan Erxleben*803620092013Texas Tech
225Richie Leone*802620102013Houston
226Logan Laurent801420142017Massachusetts
227Sean Douglas801020032006Washington
228Brett Kern*799420042007Toledo
229Kevin Jones795420072010Duke
230Adam Finley*795320012004Michigan
231Joseph Davidson*791520152017Bowling Green State
232Kyle Christy*791420112014Florida
233Ross Stewart790020002002UAB
234Derek McLaughlin*789620012006Brigham Young
235Dawson Zimmerman*789520082011Clemson
236Ben Turk*789420092012Notre Dame
237Justin Vogel*787620142016Miami (FL)
238Colby Smith*785920032006Middle Tennessee State
239Adam Anderson784620012004Western Michigan
240Jamie Keehn*783720122015LSU
241Tyler Fredrickson*780720002003California
242Zach Johnson776420062009Eastern Michigan
243Drew Kaser*776120112015Texas A&M
244Eric Keena*772920142016North Texas
245Owen Tolson772020052007Army
246Brian Huffman*768320002004Northwestern
247Pat O'Donnell*767020092012Cincinnati
248Brian Simnjanovski762720002002San Diego State
249Cory Goettsche*760320062009Louisville
250Jonny Linehan*760220152017Brigham Young

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