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NCAA All-Time Leaders

Total Offense


Career Yards
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Player Team Years Plays Rush Pass Total Avg
1. Ty Detmer Brigham Young 88-91 *1,795 -366 *15,031 *14,665 8.17
2. Doug Flutie Boston College 81-84 1,558 738 10,579 11,317 7.26
3. Eric Zeier Georgia 91-94 1,560 -312 11,513 10,841 6.95
4. Alex Van Pelt Pittsburgh 89-92 1,500 -99 10,913 10,814 6.89
5. Stoney Case New Mexico 91-94 1,673 1,191 9,460 10,651 6.37

Season Yards
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Player Team Year Games Plays Rush Pass Total Avg
1. David Klingler Houston 90 11 704 81 5,140 *5,221 7.42
2. Ty Detmer Brigham Young 90 12 635 -166 5,188 5,022 7.91
3. Andre Ware Houston 89 11 628 -38 4,699 4,661 7.42
4. Jim McMahon Brigham Young 80 12 540 56 4,571 4,627 8.57
5. Ty Detmer Brigham Young 89 12 497 -127 4,560 4,433 @8.92

Rushing


Career Yards
Player Team Years Plays Yards Avg Long
1. Tony Dorsett Pittsburgh 73-76 1,074 *6,082 5.66 73
2. Charles White Southern Cal 76-79 1,023 5,598 5.47 79
3. Herschel Walker Georgia 80-82 994 5,259 5.29 76
4. Archie Griffin Ohio State 72-75 845 5,177 **6.13 75
5. Darren Lewis Texas A&M 87-90 909 5,012 5.51 84

Season Yards
Player Team Year Games Plays Yards Avg
1. Barry Sanders Oklahoma State 88 11 344 *2,628 ~7.64
2. Marcus Allen Southern Cal 81 11 *403 2,342 5.81
3. Troy Davis Iowa State 96 11 402 2,185 5.44
4. Mike Rozier Nebraska 83 12 275 2,148 7.81
5. Byron Hanspard Texas Tech 96 11 339 2,084 6.15

Passing


Career Passing Efficiency (Minimum 500 Completions)
Player Team Years Att Comp Int Pct Yards Td Pts
1. Danny Wuerffel Florida 93-96 1,170 708 42 .605 10,875 114 163.6
2. Ty Detmer Brigham Young 88-91 1,530 958 65 .626 15,031 *121 *162.7
3. Steve Sarkisian Brigham Young 95-96 789 528 26 .669 7,464 53 163.0
4. Billy Blanton San Diego State 93-96 920 588 25 .639 8,165 67 157.1
5. Jim McMahon Brigham Young 77-78,80-81 1,060 653 34 .616 9,536 84 156.9

Season Passing Efficiency (Minimum 15 Attempts Per Game)
Player Team Year G Att Comp Int Pct Yards Td Pts
1. Danny Wuerffel Florida 95 11 325 210 10 .646 3,266 35 *178.4
2. Jim McMahon Brigham Young 80 12 445 284 18 .638 *4,571 *47 *176.9
3. Ty Detmer Brigham Young 89 12 412 265 15 .643 4,560 32 175.6
4. Steve Sarkisian Brigham Young 96 14 404 278 12 .688 4,027 33 173.6
5. Trent Dilfer Fresno State 93 11 333 217 4 .652 3,276 28 173.1

Career Yards
Player Team Years Att Comp Int Pct Yards Td Pts
1. Ty Detmer Brigham Young 88-91 *1,530 *958 65 .626 *15,031 121 76
2. Todd Santos San Diego State 84-87 1,484 910 57 .613 11,425 70 84
3. Eric Zeier Georgia 91-94 1,402 838 37 .598 11,153 67 80
4. Alex Van Pelt Pittsburgh 89-92 1,463 845 59 .578 10,913 64 91
5. Danny Wuerffel Florida 93-96 1,170 708 42 .605 10,875 114 85

Season Yards
Player Team Year G Att Comp Int Pct Yards Td
1. Ty Detmer Brigham Young 90 12 562 361 28 .642 *5,188 41
2. David Klingler Houston 90 11 *643 *374 20 .582 5,140 *54
3. Andre Ware Houston 89 11 578 365 15 .631 4,699 46
4. Jim McMahon Brigham Young 80 12 445 284 18 .638 4,571 47
5. Ty Detmer Brigham Young 89 12 412 265 15 .643 4,560 32

Single Game Attempts
No. Player Team Opponent Date
79 Matt Vogler Texas Christian Houston Nov. 3, 1990
78 Rusty LaRue Wake Forest Duke Oct. 28, 1995
76 David Klingler Houston Southern Methodist Oct. 20, 1990
75 Chris Vargas Nevada McNeese State Sept. 19, 1992
73 Jeff Handy Missouri Oklahoma State Oct. 17, 1992
73 Shane Montgomery North Carolina St Duke Nov. 11, 1989
73 Troy Kopp Pacific Hawaii Oct. 27, 1990

Single Game Completions
No. Player Team Opponent Date
55 Rusty LaRue Wake Forest Duke Oct. 28, 1995
50 Rusty LaRue Wake Forest N.C. State Nov. 18, 1995
48 David Klingler Houston Southern Methodist Oct. 20, 1990
46 Scott Milanovich Maryland Florida State Nov. 18, 1995
46 Jimmy Klingler Houston Rice Nov. 28, 1992

Receiving


Career Catches
Player Team Years Catches Yards Avg TD
1. Aaron Turner Pacific 89-92 *266 *4,345 16.3 43
2. Chad Mackey Louisiana Tech 93-96 264 3,789 14.4 22
3. Terance Mathis New Mexico 85-87,89 263 4,254 16.2 36
4. Mark Templeton Long Beach State 83-86 262 1,969 7.5 11
5. Howard Twilley Tulsa 63-65 261 3,343 12.8 32

Season Catches
Player Team Year G Catches Yards Td
1. Emmanuel Hazard Houston 89 11 *142 1,689 *22
2. Howard Twilley Tulsa 65 10 134 1,779 16
3. Alex Van Dyke Nevada 95 11 129 *1,854 16
4. Damon Wilkins Nevada 96 11 114 1,121 4
5. Marcus Harris Wyoming 96 12 109 1,650 13

Career Yards
Player Team Years Catches Yards Avg Td
1. Marcus Harris Wyoming 93-96 259 4,518 17.4 38
2. Ryan Yarborough Wyoming 90-93 229 *4,357 19.0 42
3. Aaron Turner Pacific 89-92 *266 4,345 16.3 43
4. Terance Mathis New Mexico 85-87,89 263 4,254 16.2 36
5. Chad Mackey Louisiana Tech 93-96 264 3,789 14.4 22

Scoring


Career Points (Non-Kickers)
Player Team Years Td Xpt FG Pts
1. Anthony Thompson Indiana 86-89 *65 4 0 *394
2. Marshall Faulk San Diego State 91-93 62 4 0 376
3. Tony Dorsett Pittsburgh 73-76 59 2 0 356
4. Glenn Davis Army 43-46 59 0 0 354
5. Art Luppino Arizona 53-56 48 49 0 337

Career Points (Kickers)
Player Team Years Pat Pat Att Fg Fg Att Pts
1. Roman Anderson Houston 88-91 *213 217 70 101 *423
2. Carlos Huerta Miami(Fla.) 88-91 178 181 73 91 397
3. Jason Elam Hawaii 88-92 158 161 79 100 395
4. Derek Schmidt Florida St 84-87 174 178 73 102 393
5. Luis Zendejas Arizona St 81-84 134 135 78 *105 368

Season Points
Player Team Year TD Xpt FG Pts
1. Barry Sanders Oklahoma State 88 *39 0 0 *234
2. Mike Rozier Nebraska 83 29 0 0 174
Lydell Mitchell Penn State 71 29 0 0 174
4. Art Luppino Arizona 54 24 22 0 166
5. Bobby Reynolds Nebraska 50 22 25 0 157

Interceptions


Career Interceptions
Player Team Years No Yards Avg
1. Al Brosky Illinois 50-52 *29 356 12.3
2. John Provost Holy Cross 72-74 27 470 17.4
Martin Bayless Bowling Green 80-83 27 266 9.9
4. Tom Curtis Michigan 67-69 25 440 17.6
Tony Thurman Boston College 81-84 25 221 8.8
Tracy Saul Texas Tech 89-92 25 425 17.0

Season Interceptions
Player Team Year No Yards
1. Al Worley Washington 68 *14 130
2. George Shaw Oregon 51 13 136
3. Terrell Buckley Florida State 91 12 238
Cornelius Price Houston 89 12 187
Bob Navarro Eastern Michigan 89 12 73
Terry Hoage Georgia 82 12 51

Punting


Career Average (Minimum 150 Punts)
Player Team Years No Yards Avg Long
1. Todd Sauerbrun West Virginia 91-94 167 7,733 46.3 90
2. Reggie Roby Iowa 79-82 172 7,849 *45.6 69
3. Greg Montgomery Michigan State 85-87 170 7,721 45.4 86
4. Tom Tupa Ohio State 84-87 196 8,854 45.2 75
5. Barry Helton Colorado 84-87 153 6,873 44.9 68

Season Average
Player Team Year No Yards Avg
1. Reggie Roby Iowa 81 44 2,193 *49.8
2. Kirk Wilson UCLA 56 30 1,479 49.3
3. Todd Sauerbrun West Virginia 94 72 3,486 48.4
4. Zack Jordan Colorado 50 38 1,830 48.2
Ricky Anderson Vanderbilt 84 58 2,793 <>48.2

Punt Returns


Career Average (Minimum 1.2 Returns Per Game)
Player Team Years No Yards TD Avg Long
1. Jack Mitchell Oklahoma 46-48 39 922 7 *23.6 70
2. Gene Gibson Cincinnati 49-50 37 760 4 20.5 75
3. Eddie Macon Pacific 49-51 48 907 4 18.9 100
4. Jackie Robinson UCLA 39-40 37 694 2 18.8 89
5. Mike Fuller Auburn 72-74 50 883 3 17.7 63

Season Average (Minimum 1.2 Returns Per Game)
Player Team Year No Yards Avg
1. Bill Blackstock Tennessee 51 12 311 *25.9
2. George Sims Baylor 48 15 375 25.0
3. Gene Derricotte Michigan 47 14 347 24.8
4. Erroll Tucker Utah 85 16 389 24.3
George Hoey Michigan 67 12 291 24.3

Kickoff Returns


Career Average (Minimum 30 Returns & 1.2 Per Game)
Player Team Years No Yards Avg
1. Forrest Hall San Francisco 46-47 22 796 *36.2
2. Anthony Davis Southern Cal 72-74 37 1,299 35.1
3. Overton Curtis Utah State 57-58 32 991 31.0
4. Fred Montgomery New Mexico St 91-92 39 1,191 30.5
5. Altie Taylor Utah State 66-68 40 1,170 29.3

Season Average (Minimum 1.2 Per Game)
Player Team Year No Yards Avg
1. Paul Allen Brigham Young 61 12 481 *40.1
2. Leeland McElroy Texas A&M 93 15 590 39.3
3. Tony Ball Tenn-Chattanooga 77 13 473 36.4
4. George Marinkov North Carolina St 54 13 465 35.8

All-Purpose Running


Career Yards
Player Team Years Rush Rcv Int PR KOR Yards Yds PP
1. Napoleon McCallum Navy 81-85 4,179 796 0 858 1,339 *7,172 6.3
2. Darrin Nelson Stanford 77-78,80-81 4,033 2,368 0 471 13 6,885 7.1
3. Terance Mathis New Mexico 85-87,89 329 *4,254 0 115 1,993 6,691 14.6
4. Tony Dorsett Pittsburgh 73-76 *6,082 406 0 0 127 6,615 5.9
5. Paul Palmer Temple 83-86 4,895 705 0 12 997 6,609 6.1

Season Yards
Player Team Year Rush Rcv Int PR Kor Yards Yds PP
1. Barry Sanders Oklahoma State 88 *2,628 106 0 95 421 *3,250 8.3
2. Ryan Benjamin Pacific 91 1,581 612 0 4 798 2,995 9.6
3. Mike Pringle Cal-State Fullerton 89 1,727 249 0 0 714 2,690 7.6
4. Paul Palmer Temple 86 1,866 110 0 0 657 2,633 6.8
5. Ryan Benjamin Pacific 92 1,441 434 0 96 626 2,597 8.1

Field Goals


Career Field Goals
-40 40+
Player Team Years Total Pct Yards Yards Long Won
1. Jeff Jaeger Washington 83-86 *80-99 .808 *59-68 21-31 52 5
2. Jason Elam Hawaii 88-92 79-100 .790 50-55 29-45 56 3
John Lee UCLA 82-85 79-92 *.859 54-56 25-36 52 10
4. Philip Doyle Alabama 87-90 78-*105 .743 57-61 21-44 53 6
5. Luis Zendejas Arizona St 81-84 78-*105 .743 53-59 25-46 55 1
Kevin Butler Georgia 81-84 77-98 .786 50-56 27-42 60 7
Season Field Goals
-40 40+
Player Team Years Total Pct Yards Yards Long Won
1. John Lee UCLA 84 *29-33 .879 *16-16 13-17 51 5
2. Paul Woodside West Virginia 82 28-31 .903 23-23 5-8 45 2
3. Luis Zendejas Arizona State 83 28-37 .757 19-22 9-15 52 1
4. Fuad Reveiz Tennessee 82 27-31 .871 14-14 13-17 60 2
5. Chuck Nelson Washington 82 25-26 *.962 22-23 3-3 49 1
*Record. @Record for minimum of 3,000 yards.
**Record for minimum of 785 carries.
^Record for minimum of 1,000 attempts.
<>Did not score.
aRecord for minimum of 105 catches.
SThree-year totals records.
()()Record for minimum of 50 punts.

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