1986 Leaders

Pass Attempts
1. Erik WilhelmOregon State 470
2. Jeff GrahamLong Beach State 426
3. Mike Perez* • San Jose State 421
4. Sammy GarzaTexas-El Paso 410
5. Bruce PorterOhio 383
6. Larry EggerUtah 382
7. Mike ElkinsWake Forest 380
8. Gregg TiptonHawaii 377
9. Kelly StoufferColorado State 374
10. Danny McCoinCincinnati 369
11. Chris MillerOregon 356
12. Dan HenningMaryland 353
13. Todd SantosSan Diego State 350
14. Kevin MurrayTexas A&M 349
John Paye* • Stanford 349
16. Todd EllisSouth Carolina 340
17. Billy Joe TolliverTexas Tech 333
18. Bret StaffordTexas 329
19. Steve SlaydenDuke 313
20. Terry Morris* • Miami (OH) 308
Pass Completion Percentage
1. Dave YaremaMichigan State 67.3
2. Jim Harbaugh* • Michigan 65.0
3. Wade KosakowskiBall State 64.6
4. Jeff FrancisTennessee 64.4
5. Danny McCoinCincinnati 64.2
6. Vinny TestaverdeMiami (FL) 63.4
7. Sammy GarzaTexas-El Paso 62.9
8. Steve LindsleyBrigham Young 62.7
9. Terry Morris* • Miami (OH) 62.7
10. Todd SantosSan Diego State 62.3
11. John Paye* • Stanford 62.2
12. Shawn HalloranBoston College 61.6
13. Tommy HodsonLouisiana State 60.8
14. Kevin MurrayTexas A&M 60.7
15. Larry EggerUtah 60.7
16. Chris MillerOregon 60.7
17. Todd EllisSouth Carolina 60.3
18. Erik WilhelmOregon State 60.2
19. Ron AdamsEastern Michigan 60.2
20. Craig BurnettWyoming 60.0
Mark Vlasic* • Iowa 60.0
Passing Yards
1. Mike Perez* • San Jose State 3225
2. Sammy GarzaTexas-El Paso 3140
3. Todd EllisSouth Carolina 3020
4. Jeff GrahamLong Beach State 2921
5. Erik WilhelmOregon State 2871
6. Danny McCoinCincinnati 2831
7. Larry EggerUtah 2761
8. Jim Harbaugh* • Michigan 2729
9. Dan HenningMaryland 2725
10. Gregg TiptonHawaii 2645
11. Kelly StoufferColorado State 2604
12. Dave YaremaMichigan State 2581
13. Vinny TestaverdeMiami (FL) 2557
14. Todd SantosSan Diego State 2553
15. Mike ElkinsWake Forest 2541
16. Chris MillerOregon 2503
17. Kevin MurrayTexas A&M 2463
18. Terry Morris* • Miami (OH) 2365
19. Kevin SweeneyFresno State 2363
20. Cody CarlsonBaylor 2284
Passing Yards Per Attempt
1. Jim Harbaugh* • Michigan 9.9
2. Vinny TestaverdeMiami (FL) 9.3
3. Todd EllisSouth Carolina 8.9
4. Dave YaremaMichigan State 8.7
5. Steve BeuerleinNotre Dame 8.5
6. Lee SaltzTemple 8.5
7. Jeff FrancisTennessee 8.4
8. Kevin SweeneyFresno State 8.3
9. Ed BlountWashington State 8.3
10. Ned JamesNew Mexico 8.3
11. James JacksonGeorgia 8.1
12. Jeff Van Raaphorst* • Arizona State 8.1
13. Shawn HalloranBoston College 8.1
14. Mark Vlasic* • Iowa 8.1
15. Cody CarlsonBaylor 8.0
16. Ron AdamsEastern Michigan 7.9
17. Tommy HodsonLouisiana State 7.9
18. Steve LindsleyBrigham Young 7.8
19. Jim Karsatos* • Ohio State 7.8
20. Dan HenningMaryland 7.7
Adjusted Passing Yards Per Attempt
1. Vinny TestaverdeMiami (FL) 9.7
2. Jim Harbaugh* • Michigan 8.8
3. Shawn HalloranBoston College 8.4
4. Steve BeuerleinNotre Dame 8.3
5. Lee SaltzTemple 8.1
6. Dave YaremaMichigan State 8.1
7. Mark Vlasic* • Iowa 8.1
8. Jeff FrancisTennessee 8.0
9. Kevin SweeneyFresno State 8.0
10. Tommy HodsonLouisiana State 7.9
11. Ron AdamsEastern Michigan 7.9
12. Ned JamesNew Mexico 7.9
13. James JacksonGeorgia 7.7
14. Jeff Van Raaphorst* • Arizona State 7.5
15. Terry Morris* • Miami (OH) 7.5
16. John ShafferPenn State 7.4
17. Larry EggerUtah 7.3
18. Dan HenningMaryland 7.2
19. Todd EllisSouth Carolina 7.1
20. Jim Karsatos* • Ohio State 7.1
Passing Efficiency Rating
1. Vinny TestaverdeMiami (FL) 165.8
2. Jim Harbaugh* • Michigan 151.7
3. Dave YaremaMichigan State 150.7
4. Shawn HalloranBoston College 146.8
5. Tommy HodsonLouisiana State 142.9
6. Mark Vlasic* • Iowa 142.6
7. Jeff FrancisTennessee 142.1
8. Lee SaltzTemple 141.8
9. Ned JamesNew Mexico 141.6
10. Todd EllisSouth Carolina 141.4
11. Steve BeuerleinNotre Dame 141.2
12. Terry Morris* • Miami (OH) 141.0
13. Jeff Van Raaphorst* • Arizona State 140.3
14. Ron AdamsEastern Michigan 139.2
15. Kevin SweeneyFresno State 137.3
16. Sammy GarzaTexas-El Paso 134.9
17. Larry EggerUtah 134.9
18. Danny McCoinCincinnati 134.3
19. Chris ChandlerWashington 133.6
20. James JacksonGeorgia 133.5
Rush Attempts
1. Steve BartaloColorado State 362
2. Paul PalmerTemple 346
3. Kelvin FarmerToledo 299
4. Kenny Jackson* • San Jose State 268
5. Brad Muster* • Stanford 260
6. Rick CalhounCal State Fullerton 259
7. Reggie TaylorCincinnati 256
8. Gaston Green* • UCLA 253
9. George Swarn* • Miami (OH) 251
10. Tory CrawfordArmy 245
11. David AdamsArizona 238
12. Chris HardySan Diego State 237
13. Bobby HumphreyAlabama 236
14. Lakei HeimuliBrigham Young 230
15. Darryl Harris* • Arizona State 228
16. Roger VickTexas A&M 220
17. Troy StradfordBoston College 218
18. Darrell ThompsonMinnesota 217
19. Rick Bayless* • Iowa 216
20. Darrell WallaceMissouri 211
Rushing Yards
1. Paul PalmerTemple 1866
2. Kelvin FarmerToledo 1532
3. Bobby HumphreyAlabama 1471
4. Steve BartaloColorado State 1419
5. Gaston Green* • UCLA 1405
6. Rick CalhounCal State Fullerton 1398
7. Brent FullwoodAuburn 1391
8. Reggie TaylorCincinnati 1325
9. Terrence Flagler* • Clemson 1258
10. Derrick FennerNorth Carolina 1250
11. Darrell ThompsonMinnesota 1240
12. Troy StradfordBoston College 1188
13. David AdamsArizona 1175
14. Rick Bayless* • Iowa 1150
15. Kenny Jackson* • San Jose State 1135
16. Brad Muster* • Stanford 1123
17. George Swarn* • Miami (OH) 1112
18. Rodney StevensonCentral Michigan 1104
19. Jamie Morris* • Michigan 1086
20. Tory CrawfordArmy 1078
Rushing Yards Per Attempt
1. Brent FullwoodAuburn 8.3
2. Spencer Tillman* • Oklahoma 7.2
3. Tony JefferyTexas Christian 7.1
4. Earl Johnson* • Oklahoma 7.0
5. Terrence Flagler* • Clemson 6.6
6. Robert ParkerBrigham Young 6.3
7. Eddie JohnsonUtah 6.3
8. Derrick EllisonTulsa 6.3
9. Derrick FennerNorth Carolina 6.2
10. Bobby HumphreyAlabama 6.2
11. Maurice WilliamsVirginia Tech 6.2
12. Gene JelksAlabama 6.1
13. Ivy Joe HunterKentucky 6.0
14. Sammie SmithFlorida State 5.9
15. Eric WilkersonKent State 5.9
16. Lydell Carr* • Oklahoma 5.9
17. Keith WoodsideTexas A&M 5.9
18. Darrell ThompsonMinnesota 5.7
19. Jerry MaysGeorgia Tech 5.7
20. James GrayTexas Tech 5.7
Receiving Yards Per Reception
1. Keith GlosterTemple 24.7
2. Stephen BakerFresno State 23.8
3. George ThomasNevada-Las Vegas 23.8
4. Willie CulpepperLouisiana-Lafayette 21.7
5. J.D. BrookhartColorado State 21.5
6. Chris NixonRice 21.5
7. Ronnie KelleyTulsa 21.3
8. Ryan BetheaSouth Carolina 21.2
9. Lyneal AlstonSouthern Mississippi 21.0
10. Lawyer TillmanAuburn 20.9
11. Andy Schillinger* • Miami (OH) 20.8
12. Eric VaughnLouisville 20.5
13. Tim BrownNotre Dame 20.2
14. Jim Mauro* • Iowa 20.0
15. Kennedy BryantPacific 20.0
16. Aaron Cox* • Arizona State 19.9
17. James MillingMaryland 19.7
18. Eric BrownTulsa 19.7
19. Donald Wayne SnellVirginia Tech 19.4
20. Kitrick TaylorWashington State 19.4
Plays From Scrimmage
1. Steve BartaloColorado State 402
2. Paul PalmerTemple 358
3. Brad Muster* • Stanford 325
4. Kenny Jackson* • San Jose State 320
5. Kelvin FarmerToledo 318
6. George Swarn* • Miami (OH) 301
7. Reggie TaylorCincinnati 290
8. Rick CalhounCal State Fullerton 278
9. Chris HardySan Diego State 273
10. Lakei HeimuliBrigham Young 271
11. Gaston Green* • UCLA 264
12. Bobby HumphreyAlabama 258
David AdamsArizona 258
14. Troy StradfordBoston College 249
15. Gary PattonEastern Michigan 247
Darryl Harris* • Arizona State 247
17. Rick Bayless* • Iowa 246
18. Tory CrawfordArmy 245
19. Jamie Morris* • Michigan 242
20. Roger VickTexas A&M 240
Yards From Scrimmage
1. Paul PalmerTemple 1976
2. Brad Muster* • Stanford 1741
3. Kelvin FarmerToledo 1735
4. Steve BartaloColorado State 1708
5. Bobby HumphreyAlabama 1672
6. Troy StradfordBoston College 1633
7. Reggie TaylorCincinnati 1624
8. George Swarn* • Miami (OH) 1535
9. Rick CalhounCal State Fullerton 1523
10. Kenny Jackson* • San Jose State 1491
11. Gaston Green* • UCLA 1475
12. Terrence Flagler* • Clemson 1446
13. Darrell ThompsonMinnesota 1438
14. Brent FullwoodAuburn 1437
15. Gary PattonEastern Michigan 1429
16. Lakei HeimuliBrigham Young 1373
Jamie Morris* • Michigan 1373
18. Derrick FennerNorth Carolina 1372
19. Rick Bayless* • Iowa 1359
20. David AdamsArizona 1337
Total Yards
1. Mike Perez* • San Jose State 3250
2. Sammy GarzaTexas-El Paso 3002
3. Todd EllisSouth Carolina 2975
4. Jim Harbaugh* • Michigan 2847
5. Dan HenningMaryland 2681
6. Terrence JonesTulane 2671
7. Erik WilhelmOregon State 2665
8. Cody CarlsonBaylor 2640
9. Larry EggerUtah 2625
10. Danny McCoinCincinnati 2585
11. Chris MillerOregon 2549
12. Gregg TiptonHawaii 2548
13. Jeff GrahamLong Beach State 2525
14. Bret StaffordTexas 2472
15. Vinny TestaverdeMiami (FL) 2454
16. Mike ElkinsWake Forest 2443
17. Kelly StoufferColorado State 2390
18. Dave YaremaMichigan State 2359
19. Don McPhersonSyracuse 2350
20. Don SmithMississippi State 2349
Total Yards Per Play
1. Mike Perez* • San Jose State 7.0
2. Sammy GarzaTexas-El Paso 6.0
Field Goal Percentage
1. Gary CostonArizona 87.5
2. Jeff DawsonFlorida 86.7
3. Jim CookNevada-Las Vegas 84.6
4. Lee NewmanTexas Christian 84.2
5. John DuvicNorthwestern 82.6
6. Chris KinzerVirginia Tech 81.5
7. Jeff JaegerWashington 81.0
8. Tim Lashar* • Oklahoma 80.0
9. Steve DeLineColorado State 79.2
10. Tom WhelihanMissouri 78.9
Gary Gussman* • Miami (OH) 78.9
12. Dan PlockiMaryland 78.6
Lee GliarmisNorth Carolina 78.6
14. Kent Bostrom* • Arizona State 78.3
15. Scott SlaterTexas A&M 77.8
David BrowndykeLouisiana State 77.8
17. Kendall TrainorArkansas 76.9
Chuck BerlethEast Carolina 76.9
Dale KleinNebraska 76.9
Doug PetersonDuke 76.9
Punt Return Yards Per Return
1. Anthony Parker* • Arizona State 19.8
2. Rod SmithNebraska 18.9
3. Kwante HamptonLong Beach State 15.1
4. Riccardo IngramGeorgia Tech 14.6
5. Jeff Joseph* • Arizona State 14.1
6. Milt GarnerKansas 13.8
7. Clifford HicksOregon 13.6
8. Tyrone ThurmanTexas Tech 13.5
9. Kelvin MartinBoston College 12.6
10. Andrew MottSouthern Mississippi 12.5
11. Dana BrinsonNebraska 12.2
12. Thomas Henley* • Stanford 12.2
13. Jerry CraineMemphis 11.4
14. David HollisNevada-Las Vegas 11.3
15. Thomas WoodsTennessee 11.3
16. Chance ConnerArmy 11.2
17. Andre RileyWashington 10.9
18. Patrick Collins* • Oklahoma 10.8
19. Kitrick TaylorWashington State 10.7
20. James ShibestArkansas 10.6
Punt Return Touchdowns
1. Kwante HamptonLong Beach State 2
Milt GarnerKansas 2
Stephen BakerFresno State 2
Tyrone ThurmanTexas Tech 2
Kickoff Return Yards Per Return
1. Terrance Roulhac* • Clemson 32.1
2. Blair ThomasPenn State 31.9
3. Tim BrownNotre Dame 27.9
4. J.R. AmbroseMississippi 27.2
5. Steve JonesWashington 27.1
6. Michael RobinsonMississippi State 26.8
7. Dan KisslingWisconsin 26.7
8. Keith JonesIllinois 26.5
9. Keith RossFlorida State 26.5
10. Kevin R. Scott* • Stanford 26.5
11. Chris Thomas* • Miami (OH) 25.9
12. Vince DelgadoCalifornia 25.9
13. Tom RotelloAir Force 25.9
14. Derrick McAdooBaylor 25.4
15. Alan EdwardsArmy 25.1
16. Vernell RamseyHouston 25.1
17. Sammy SealsMemphis 24.9
18. Curtis DuncanNorthwestern 24.8
19. M.J. NelsonColorado 24.7
20. Lonnie White* • Southern California 24.7
Kickoff Return Touchdowns
1. Tim BrownNotre Dame 2
Interception Return Touchdowns
1. Billy OwensPittsburgh 2
Chuck CecilArizona 2
Jerry DeckardOklahoma State 2
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