1996 Leaders

Pass Completion Percentage
1. Steve SarkisianBrigham Young 68.8
2. John DuttonNevada 66.5
3. Billy BlantonSan Diego State 66.0
4. Peyton ManningTennessee 63.9
5. Chuck ClementsHouston 63.0
6. Josh WallworkWyoming 62.4
7. Todd Schultz* • Michigan State 62.2
8. Jim ArellanesFresno State 61.6
9. Donald SellersNew Mexico 61.3
10. Chad HutchinsonStanford 60.9
11. Keith SmithArizona 60.6
12. Ryan Clement* • Miami (FL) 60.3
13. Steve Schnur* • Northwestern 60.1
14. Daunte CulpepperCentral Florida 59.6
15. Pat Barnes* • California 59.5
16. Jason MartinLouisiana Tech 59.5
17. Brent BaldwinBall State 59.0
18. Brian KavanaghKansas State 58.8
19. Ryan FienIdaho 58.7
20. Mike FoutsUtah 58.6
Passing Yards Per Attempt
1. Danny WuerffelFlorida 10.1
2. Steve SarkisianBrigham Young 10.0
3. Billy BlantonSan Diego State 9.4
4. Herb TylerLouisiana State 9.0
5. Josh WallworkWyoming 8.9
6. Jim ArellanesFresno State 8.9
7. Moses MorenoColorado State 8.7
8. Matt SaukUtah State 8.7
9. Koy DetmerColorado 8.7
10. Peyton ManningTennessee 8.7
11. Chad DarnellCentral Michigan 8.4
12. Ron PowlusNotre Dame 8.4
13. Mike FoutsUtah 8.4
14. Pat Barnes* • California 8.3
15. Brent BaldwinBall State 8.3
16. Ryan Clement* • Miami (FL) 8.3
17. Jim DruckenmillerVirginia Tech 8.3
18. Donovan McNabbSyracuse 8.3
19. James BrownTexas 8.3
20. John DuttonNevada 8.2
Adjusted Passing Yards Per Attempt
1. Danny WuerffelFlorida 10.6
2. Billy BlantonSan Diego State 10.4
3. Steve SarkisianBrigham Young 10.3
4. Pat Barnes* • California 8.9
5. Josh WallworkWyoming 8.9
6. Jim DruckenmillerVirginia Tech 8.7
7. John DuttonNevada 8.7
8. Mike FoutsUtah 8.7
9. Ron PowlusNotre Dame 8.6
10. Brent BaldwinBall State 8.6
11. Koy DetmerColorado 8.4
12. Jake PlummerArizona State 8.4
13. Ryan Clement* • Miami (FL) 8.4
14. Peyton ManningTennessee 8.3
15. Donald SellersNew Mexico 8.3
16. Chad DarnellCentral Michigan 8.2
17. Moses MorenoColorado State 8.2
18. Donovan McNabbSyracuse 8.1
19. Jason MartinLouisiana Tech 7.9
20. Brock HuardWashington 7.9
Passing Efficiency Rating
1. Steve SarkisianBrigham Young 173.6
2. Danny WuerffelFlorida 170.6
3. Billy BlantonSan Diego State 169.6
4. Josh WallworkWyoming 154.7
5. John DuttonNevada 153.8
6. Pat Barnes* • California 150.1
7. Peyton ManningTennessee 147.7
8. Mike FoutsUtah 147.2
9. Ryan Clement* • Miami (FL) 147.2
10. Brent BaldwinBall State 146.5
11. Jason MartinLouisiana Tech 145.3
12. Donovan McNabbSyracuse 145.1
13. Jim DruckenmillerVirginia Tech 144.8
14. Jake PlummerArizona State 144.8
15. Koy DetmerColorado 143.7
16. Moses MorenoColorado State 141.4
17. Ron PowlusNotre Dame 141.3
18. Jim ArellanesFresno State 141.2
19. Chad DarnellCentral Michigan 139.4
20. Donald SellersNew Mexico 139.1
Rush Attempts
1. Troy DavisIowa State 402
2. Ron Dayne* • Wisconsin 325
3. Silas MasseyCentral Michigan 312
4. Byron HanspardTexas Tech 311
5. Scott HarleyEast Carolina 307
6. June HenleyKansas 302
7. Pepe Pearson* • Ohio State 299
8. David ThompsonOklahoma State 293
9. Alex SmithIndiana 292
10. Darnell Autry* • Northwestern 280
11. Kareem WilsonOhio 275
12. Corey DillonWashington 271
13. Denvis MannsNew Mexico State 269
14. Chris McCoyNavy 268
15. Omari WalkerBoston College 261
16. Robert HolcombeIllinois 260
17. Raymond Priester* • Clemson 257
18. Astron WhatleyKent State 254
19. Tiki BarberVirginia 250
20. Kevin FaulkLouisiana State 248
Rushing Yards
1. Troy DavisIowa State 2185
2. Ron Dayne* • Wisconsin 2109
3. Byron HanspardTexas Tech 2000
4. Scott HarleyEast Carolina 1745
5. Corey DillonWashington 1555
6. Silas MasseyCentral Michigan 1544
7. David ThompsonOklahoma State 1524
8. Beau MorganAir Force 1494
9. Pepe Pearson* • Ohio State 1484
10. Darnell Autry* • Northwestern 1452
11. Tiki BarberVirginia 1360
12. June HenleyKansas 1349
13. Raymond Priester* • Clemson 1345
14. Kevin FaulkLouisiana State 1282
15. Robert HolcombeIllinois 1281
16. Calvin BranchColorado State 1279
17. Ricky WilliamsTexas 1272
18. Alex SmithIndiana 1248
19. Antowain SmithHouston 1239
20. Chris McCoyNavy 1228
Rushing Yards Per Attempt
1. Robert FarmerNotre Dame 8.5
2. Shaun AlexanderAlabama 7.6
3. Lamont ZacheryArkansas State 7.4
4. Dante HallTexas A&M 7.0
5. Tim AlexanderOregon State 6.9
6. Carl SandersAlabama-Birmingham 6.9
7. Beau MorganAir Force 6.6
8. Damon WashingtonColorado State 6.6
9. Bobby WilliamsArmy 6.6
10. Keffer McGeeMississippi State 6.6
11. De'Mond ParkerOklahoma 6.6
12. Terry BattleArizona State 6.5
13. Ron Dayne* • Wisconsin 6.5
14. Byron HanspardTexas Tech 6.4
15. Ernest BlackwellMissouri 6.4
16. Elijah WilliamsFlorida 6.3
17. Chad NelsonRice 6.3
18. Warrick DunnFlorida State 6.2
19. Ricky WilliamsTexas 6.2
20. D'Andre HardemanTexas A&M 6.1
Receiving Yards
1. Marcus HarrisWyoming 1650
2. Chad MackeyLouisiana Tech 1466
3. Geoff NoisyNevada 1435
4. Nakia JenkinsUtah State 1397
5. Reidel AnthonyFlorida 1293
6. Brian RobersonFresno State 1248
7. Reggie AllenCentral Michigan 1229
8. Eugene BakerKent State 1215
9. Antonio WilsonIdaho 1203
10. D'Wayne Bates* • Northwestern 1196
11. Brandon StokleyLouisiana-Lafayette 1160
12. Damond WilkinsNevada 1121
13. Rae CarruthColorado 1116
14. Joey KentTennessee 1080
15. Brian AlfordPurdue 1057
16. Ryan ThelwellMinnesota 1051
17. David Saunders* • West Virginia 1043
18. Ontario PryorEastern Michigan 1031
19. Will BlackwellSan Diego State 1000
20. Ryan IkebeBoise State 959
Receiving Yards Per Reception
1. Marcus RobinsonSouth Carolina 24.0
2. Donnie HartTexas Tech 22.5
3. Todd YoderVanderbilt 22.4
4. Tony Gaiter* • Miami (FL) 22.4
5. Larry ShannonEast Carolina 21.4
6. Peter WarrickFlorida State 21.2
7. Joe JureviciusPenn State 21.2
8. Germane CrowellVirginia 20.8
9. Rae CarruthColorado 20.7
10. Albert JohnsonSouthern Methodist 20.3
11. Kendrick LeeSouthern Mississippi 20.3
12. Jim McElroyUCLA 20.3
13. Derrick BridgesLouisiana-Monroe 20.2
14. Kevin McKenzieWashington State 20.2
15. Kenny CauseyAlabama-Birmingham 20.1
16. Stephen AlexanderOklahoma 19.9
17. Mike McDanielOklahoma 19.8
18. Jeremy McDanielArizona 19.6
19. Anthony LaddCincinnati 19.5
20. E.G. GreenFlorida State 19.5
Yards From Scrimmage
1. Troy DavisIowa State 2249
2. Ron Dayne* • Wisconsin 2242
3. Byron HanspardTexas Tech 2192
4. Scott HarleyEast Carolina 1944
5. Corey DillonWashington 1828
6. David ThompsonOklahoma State 1749
7. Pepe Pearson* • Ohio State 1702
8. Marcus HarrisWyoming 1650
9. Darnell Autry* • Northwestern 1648
10. Silas MasseyCentral Michigan 1647
11. Tiki BarberVirginia 1618
12. June HenleyKansas 1564
13. Ricky WilliamsTexas 1563
14. Warrick DunnFlorida State 1535
15. Robert HolcombeIllinois 1522
16. Chad MackeyLouisiana Tech 1502
17. Curtis EnisPenn State 1501
18. Beau MorganAir Force 1494
19. Joel ThomasIdaho 1466
20. Raymond Priester* • Clemson 1460
Total Yards
1. Josh WallworkWyoming 4209
2. Steve SarkisianBrigham Young 3983
3. Jon DentonNevada-Las Vegas 3629
4. Ryan FienIdaho 3609
5. Danny WuerffelFlorida 3525
6. Pat Barnes* • California 3416
7. Jason MartinLouisiana Tech 3320
8. Billy BlantonSan Diego State 3161
9. Peyton ManningTennessee 3156
10. Koy DetmerColorado 3150
11. Chad DarnellCentral Michigan 3055
12. Moses MorenoColorado State 2903
13. Tony HildeBoise State 2854
14. Jake DelhommeLouisiana-Lafayette 2822
15. Donald SellersNew Mexico 2805
16. Beau MorganAir Force 2704
17. John DuttonNevada 2694
18. Ryan LeafWashington State 2675
19. Daunte CulpepperCentral Florida 2667
20. Jake PlummerArizona State 2638
Total Yards Per Play
1. Danny WuerffelFlorida 8.3
2. Steve SarkisianBrigham Young 8.2
3. Josh WallworkWyoming 8.0
4. Koy DetmerColorado 7.9
5. Billy BlantonSan Diego State 7.6
6. Jason MartinLouisiana Tech 7.5
7. Peyton ManningTennessee 7.5
8. Chad DarnellCentral Michigan 7.5
9. Ryan FienIdaho 7.0
10. Pat Barnes* • California 6.8
11. Jon DentonNevada-Las Vegas 6.1
Field Goal Percentage
1. Marc PrimantiNorth Carolina State 100.0
Jeff CaldwellArkansas State 100.0
3. Marty KentLouisiana Tech 92.9
4. Brent LockliearBall State 90.9
Damon SheaNevada 90.9
6. Scott BentleyFlorida State 88.9
7. Joseph ParkerArmy 85.7
8. John ScottMiami (OH) 83.3
9. Brad PalazzoTulane 80.0
10. Phil DawsonTexas 79.2
11. Peter HoltSan Diego State 78.9
12. Kyle BryantTexas A&M 78.3
13. Rafael GarciaVirginia 77.8
14. Chris Gardner* • Michigan State 77.3
15. Remy HamiltonMichigan 76.2
16. Brett ConwayPenn State 75.0
Colby CasonNew Mexico 75.0
Reed MortonSouth Carolina 75.0
19. Cory WedelWyoming 74.1
20. Bjorn MertenUCLA 73.7
Punt Return Yards
1. Dante HallTexas A&M 573
2. Don MorganNevada 435
3. Tim DwightIowa 417
4. Terry FairTennessee 400
5. Tremayne BanksMiami (OH) 395
6. Kevin FaulkLouisiana State 375
7. James DyeBrigham Young 352
8. Allen RossumNotre Dame 344
9. Leandrew ChildsSan Diego State 332
10. Brian RobersonFresno State 330
11. Jacquez GreenFlorida 324
12. Derrick Mason* • Michigan State 312
13. Alvin DukeVanderbilt 305
14. Michael PerryRice 300
15. David Boston* • Ohio State 297
16. Kendrick LeeSouthern Mississippi 284
17. Mike Logan* • West Virginia 282
18. Brian Musso* • Northwestern 280
19. Chris CantyKansas State 269
20. Troy WaltersStanford 268
Punt Return Yards Per Return
1. Allen RossumNotre Dame 22.9
2. Isaac ByrdKansas 19.5
3. Tim DwightIowa 19.0
4. James DyeBrigham Young 17.6
5. Kalief MuhammadBaylor 15.8
6. Kevin FaulkLouisiana State 15.6
7. Keijuan DouglasEastern Michigan 15.2
8. Leandrew ChildsSan Diego State 15.1
9. Leon JohnsonNorth Carolina 14.7
10. Chad SmithNew Mexico 14.3
11. Terry FairTennessee 13.8
12. Brian RobersonFresno State 13.8
13. Tremayne BanksMiami (OH) 13.6
14. Shevin WigginsNebraska 13.5
15. Dante HallTexas A&M 13.3
16. Courtney DavisBowling Green State 13.2
17. Charles WestHouston 13.1
18. Jacquez GreenFlorida 13.0
19. Kendrick LeeSouthern Mississippi 12.9
20. Mike MitchellLouisiana-Monroe 12.8
Punt Return Touchdowns
1. Allen RossumNotre Dame 3
2. Dee FeasterFlorida State 2
Jacquez GreenFlorida 2
James DyeBrigham Young 2
Phil NashSyracuse 2
Terry FairTennessee 2
Tim DwightIowa 2
Kickoff Return Yards Per Return
1. Tremain Mack* • Miami (FL) 37.7
2. R. Jay SowardSouthern California 31.4
3. Terry BattleArizona State 31.1
4. Pat JohnsonOregon 30.7
5. Cedric JohnsonTexas-El Paso 29.6
6. Eric BoothSouthern Mississippi 29.3
7. Rodnick PhillipsSouthern Methodist 28.1
8. Ronney JenkinsBrigham Young 27.9
9. John AveryMississippi 27.8
10. Tony KnoxWestern Michigan 27.6
11. Jim TurnerSyracuse 27.5
12. Tremayne BanksMiami (OH) 27.3
13. Leandrew ChildsSan Diego State 27.2
14. Damon DunnStanford 27.1
15. Larry BrownNew Mexico 26.8
16. Rahshon SpikesNorth Carolina State 26.5
17. Jemal SingletonAir Force 26.5
18. Chris McAlisterArizona 26.3
19. Tom PaceIdaho 26.2
20. Jeff LiggonTulane 26.2
Kickoff Return Touchdowns
1. John AveryMississippi 2
R. Jay SowardSouthern California 2
Terry BattleArizona State 2
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