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Passing Records

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Individual Records

Most Passes Attempted Game - 67, Danny Kanell vs. Virginia, Nov. 2, 1995 Season - 402, Danny Kanell, 1995 Career - 851, Danny Kanell, 1992-95 Most Passes Completed Game - 41, Danny Kanell vs. Georgia Tech, Oct. 21, 1995 Season - 264, Charlie Ward, 1993 Career - 529, Danny Kanell, 1992-95 Most Yards Gained Game - 508, Bill Cappleman vs. Memphis State, Nov. 15, 1969 Season - 3,124, Peter Tom Willis, 1989 Career - 6,378, Gary Huff, 1970-72 Most Yards Per Attempt Game (Min. 15 atts.) - 15.5 (482-31), Peter Tom Willis vs. Memphis State, Nov. 18, 1989 Season (Min. 100 atts.) - 9.0 (3,124-346), Peter Tom Willis, 1989 Career (Min. 300 atts.) - 8.6 (4,291-500), Peter Tom Willis, 1986-89 Most Yards Per Completion Game (Min. 15 atts.) - 25.0 (325-13), Casey Weldon vs. Florida, Dec. 1, 1990 Season (Min. 100 atts.) - 15.6 (1,218-78), Eric Thomas, 1984 Career (Min. 300 atts.) - 14.6 (6,378-436), Gary Huff, 1970-72 Most Touchdown Passes Game - 6, Peter Tom Willis vs. Memphis State, Nov. 18, 1989 Season - 32, Danny Kanell, 1995 Career - 57, Danny Kanell, 1992-95 Consecutive Games With a Touchdown Pass Career - 13, Gary Huff, 1970-72; Danny Kanell, 1994-95 Highest Completion Percentage Game (Min. 15 atts.) - 87.5 (28-32), Danny Kanell vs. N.C. State, Sept. 16, 1995 Season (Min. 100 atts.) - 69.5 (264-380), Charlie Ward, 1993 Career (Min. 300 atts.) - 62.3 (473-759), Charlie Ward, 1989-93 Highest Passing Efficiency Rating Season (Min. 10 atts./game) - 157.8, Charlie Ward, 1993 Career (Min. 15 cmp./game) - 148.5, Peter Tom Willis, 1986-89 Longest Pass Game - 96, Jimmy Jordan to Kurt Unglaub vs. Virginia Tech, Nov. 20, 1976 Most 200-Yard Games Season - 9, Gary Huff, 1972; Peter Tom Willis, 1989 and Charlie Ward, 1993 Career - 17, Charlie Ward, 1989-93 Consecutive 200-Yard Games Career - 11, Gary Huff, 1971-72 Most 300-Yard Games Season - 7, Danny Kanell, 1995 Career - 10, Danny Kanell, 1992-95 Consecutive 300-Yard Games Season - 3, Peter Tom Willis, 1989 Career - 3, Kim Hammond, 1967 and Peter Tom Willis, 1989 Lowest Interception Percentage Season (Min. 100 atts.) - 1.05 (4-380), Charlie Ward, 1993 Career (Min. 300 atts.) - 2.90 (22-759), Charlie Ward, 1989-93 Most Interceptions Thrown Game - 5, Bill Cappleman vs. Virginia Tech, Nov. 2, 1968 Season - 23, Gary Huff, 1972 Career - 42, Gary Huff, 1970-72 Single-Game Passing Yards Player Opponent Year Yds 1. Bill Cappleman Memphis State 1969 508 2. Peter Tom Willis Memphis State 1989 482 3. Danny Kanell Virginia 1995 454 4. Charlie Ward Florida 1993 446 5. Bill Cappleman South Carolina 1968 437 6. Danny Kanell Maryland 1994 427 7. Peter Tom Willis Nebraska (Fiesta Bowl) 1990 422 8. Gary Huff Houston 1972 409 9. Charlie Ward Maryland 1992 395 10. Danny McManus Nebraska (Fiesta Bowl) 1988 375 11. Gary Huff Virginia Tech 1971 374 Season Passing Yardage Name, Year Yards 1. Peter Tom Willis, 1989 3124 2. Charlie Ward, 1993 3032 3. Danny Kanell, 1995 2957 4. Gary Huff, 1972 2893 5. Danny Kanell, 1994 2781 6. Gary Huff, 1971 2736 7. Charlie Ward, 1992 2647 8. Casey Weldon, 1991 2527 9. Bill Cappleman, 1969 2467 10. Bill Cappleman, 1968 2410 11. Kim Hammond, 1967 1991 Career Passing Yardage Name, Years Yards 1. Gary Huff (70-72) 6378 2. Danny Kanell (92-95) 6372 3. Charlie Ward (89-93) 5747 4. Bill Cappleman (67-69) 4904 5. Casey Weldon (88-91) 4628 6. Peter Tom Willis (86-89) 4291 7. Jimmy Jordan (76-79) 4144 8. Chip Ferguson (85-88) 3846 9. Wally Woodham (75, 77-79) 3550 10. Kelly Lowrey (80-83) 3469 Single-Game Pass Completions Player Opponent Year Passes 1. Danny Kanell Georgia Tech 1995 41 2. Danny Kanell Florida 1994 40 3. Charlie Ward Florida 1993 38 4. Kim Hammond Penn State (Gator Bowl)1967 37 5. Danny Kanell Virginia 1995 32 6. Charlie Ward Notre Dame 1993 31 Bill Cappleman Memphis State 1969 31 8. Danny Kanell N.C. State 1995 28 Danny Kanell Wake Forest 1995 28 Danny McManus Nebraska (Fiesta Bowl) 1988 28 Kelly Lowrey East Carolina 1983 28 Gary Pajcic Virginia Tech 1966 28 13. Charlie Ward North Carolina State 1993 27 Charlie Ward North Carolina 1993 27 Charlie Ward Florida 1992 27 Gary Huff Florida 1972 27 Gary Huff Houston 1972 27 18. Charlie Ward Maryland 1992 26 Gary Huff Kansas 1972 26 Gary Huff South Carolina 1971 26 Season Passes Completed Name, Year Att Comp 1. Charlie Ward, 1993 380 264 2. Danny Kanell, 1995 402 257 3. Danny Kanell, 1994 380 227 4. Peter Tom Willis, 1989 346 211 5. Gary Huff, 1972 385 206 6. Charlie Ward, 1992 365 204 7. Casey Weldon, 1991 313 189 8. Gary Huff, 1971 327 184 9. Bill Cappleman, 1969 344 183 10. Bill Cappleman, 1968 287 162 Career Passes Completed Name, Years Att Comp 1. Danny Kanell (92-95) 851 529 2. Charlie Ward (89-93) 759 473 3. Gary Huff (70-72) 796 436 4. Bill Cappleman (67-69) 636 349 5. Casey Weldon (88-91) 545 323 6. Peter Tom Willis (86-89) 500 304 7. Jimmy Jordan (76-79) 594 297 8. Chip Ferguson (85-88) 496 281 9. Wally Woodham (75, 77-79) 476 273 10. Kelly Lowrey (80-83) 464 252 Steve Tensi (62-64) 472 252 Game Pass Attempts Player Opponent Year Passes 1. Danny Kanell Virginia 1995 67 2. Gary Huff Florida 1972 58 3. Danny Kanell Florida 1994 53 Charlie Ward Florida 1993 53 Kim Hammond Penn State (Gator Bowl) 1967 53 Gary Pajcic Virginia Tech 1966 53 7. Danny Kanell Georgia Tech 1995 51 Casey Weldon Florida 1991 51 Danny McManus Nebraska (Fiesta Bowl) 1988 51 Gary Huff Houston 1972 51 11. Charlie Ward Notre Dame 1993 50 Bill Cappleman Memphis State 1969 50 Season Touchdown Passes Name, Year Td 1. Danny Kanell, 1995 32 2. Charlie Ward, 1993 27 3. Gary Huff, 1972 25 Bill Cappleman, 1968 25 5. Gary Huff, 1971 23 6. Charlie Ward, 1992 22 Casey Weldon, 1991 22 8. Peter Tom Willis, 1989 20 9. Danny Kanell, 1994 17 10. Thad Busby, 1996 16 Chip Ferguson, 1988 16 12. Rick Stockstill, 1980 15 Kim Hammond, 1967 15 Career Touchdown Passes Name, Years Td 1. Danny Kanell (92-95) 57 2. Gary Huff (70-72) 52 3. Charlie Ward (89-93) 49 4. Casey Weldon (88-91) 41 5. Jimmy Jordan (76-79) 39 Bill Cappleman (67-69) 39 7. Chip Ferguson (85-88) 34 8. Peter Tom Willis (86-89) 33 9. Steve Tensi (62-64) 28 10. Rick Stockstill (77, 79-81) 26 11. Danny McManus (84-87) 25 Longest Touchdown Passes 1. 96 yards, Jimmy Jordan to Kurt Unglaub vs. Virginia Tech, 1976 2. 95 yards, Jimmy Black to Rudy Thomas vs. Southern Mississippi,1976 3. 93 yards, Chip Ferguson to Lawrence Dawsey vs. Southern Mississippi, 1988 4. 91 yards, Jimmy Black to Kurt Unglaub vs. North Texas State, 1976 5. 88 yards, Casey Weldon to Amp Lee vs. Tulane, 1989 88 yards, Gary Huff to Barry Smith vs. Kansas, 1971 7. 86 yards, Charlie Ward to Tamarick Vanover vs. Virginia, 1993 86 yards, Gary Pajcic to Ron Sellers vs. Wake Forest, 1966 9. 83 yards, Blair Williams to Dennis McKinnon vs. South Carolina, 1982 10. 82 yards, Gary Pajcic to Ron Sellers vs. Maryland, 1968


Team Records


Offense Single-Game

Most Passes Attempted – 68, vs. Virginia, Nov. 2, 1995

Most Passes Attempted, Both Teams – 109, vs. Maryland, Nov. 18, 1995

Most Passes Completed – 40, vs. Florida, Nov. 26, 1994

Most Passes Completed, Both Teams – 81, vs. Maryland, Nov. 18, 1995

Highest Percentage Completed (Min. 20 atts.) – 78.3 (36-46) vs. N.C. State 9/16/95

Most Interceptions Thrown – 7, vs. South Carolina, Nov. 10, 1984

Most Yards Gained – 535, vs. Memphis State, Nov. 18, 1989

Most Yards Gained, Both Teams – 876, vs. Maryland, Nov. 18, 1995

Touchdown Passes – 7, vs. N.C. State, Sept. 16, 1995



Single-Season

Most Passes Attempted – 469, 1993

Most Passes Completed – 327, 1993

Highest Average Per Attempt – 8.91, 1989 (3,448-387)

Highest Average Per Completion – 16.3, 1984 (1,938-119)

Most Yards – 3,909, 1993

Most Yards Per Game – 325.8, 1993 (3,909-12)

Highest Completion Percentage – 69.7, 1993 (327-469)

Most TD Passes – 37, 1993

Highest Passing Efficiency Rating Points – 163.2, 1993



Most Pass Attempts
1.  469 in 1993
2.  465 in 1995
3.  441 in 1994
4.  390 in 1991
5.  389 in 1972
6.  387 in 1992
    387 in 1989
8.  369 in 1978
9.  356 in 1969
    356 in 1968
    
Most Pass Completions
 1.  327 in 1993
 2.  297 in 1995
 3.  264 in 1994
 4.  234 in 1991
 5.  230 in 1989
 6.  222 in 1990
 7.  214 in 1992
 8.  209 in 1972
 9.  206 in 1978
10.  195 in 1968
Highest Completion Percentage
 1.  69.7 in 1993
 2.  63.9 in 1995
 3.  63.8 in 1990
 4.  60.0 in 1991
 5.  59.9 in 1994
 6.  59.4 in 1989
 7.  59.0 in 1964
 8.  58.9 in 1988
 9.  58.6 in 1980
10.  56.2 in 1983
Most Times Intercepted
 1.  23 in 1972
 2.  21 in 1973
     21 in 1967
     21 in 1954
 5.  18 in 1994
     18 in 1988
     18 in 1981
 8.  17 in 1992
Most Yards Passing
 1.  3909 in 1993
 2.  3616 in 1995
 3.  3448 in 1989
 4.  3234 in 1994
 5.  3114 in 1991
 6.  2974 in 1972
 7.  2844 in 1968
 8.  2838 in 1970
 9.  2828 in 1992
10.  2785 in 1990
     2785 in 1982
Most Yards Passing Per Game
 1.  328.7 in 1995
 2.  325.8 in 1993
 3.  313.5 in 1989
 4.  294.0 in 1994
 5.  284.4 in 1968
 6.  270.4 in 1972
 7.  259.5 in 1991
 8.  258.4 in 1967
 9.  258.0 in 1970
10.  257.1 in 1992