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1961 Season Stats

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BYU130
OPP289


1961 (2-8)
DateOpponentScore
Sep 16San Jose State13 - 14 L
Sep 23@ West Texas State8 - 55 L
Sep 30@ North Texas30 - 41 L
Oct 7Montana7 - 6 W
Oct 14@ Utah20 - 21 L
Oct 21@ Wyoming8 - 36 L
Nov 4Utah State8 - 31 L
Nov 11Colorado State30 - 16 W
Nov 18@ Oregon State0 - 35 L
Nov 25@ New Mexico6 - 34 L


Coaching Staff
Head CoachHal Mitchell
Assistant CoachCarl Rollins


Team Stats
BYUOPP
Scoring130289
    Points per Game13.028.9
1st Downs121158
    Rushing 1st Downs93110
    Passing 1st Downs2043
    Penalty85
Rushing1,4512,115
    Rushing Attempts447489
        Average per Rush3.24.3
        Average per Game145.1211.5
Passing5761,053
    Passes Attempted106149
    Passes Completed3567
    Intercepted146
        Average per Pass5.47.1
        Average per Catch16.515.7
        Average per Game57.6105.3
    TDs Passing65
    Pass Efficiency70.93107.35
    Pass Efficiency Differential-36.4236.42
Total Offensive Plays553638
Total Net Yards2,0273,168
    Average Gain Per Play3.674.97
    Average per Game202.70202.70
Penalties - Yards33 - 28746 - 419
Interceptions - Yards6 - 3114 - 137
    Int Return Average5.179.79
Punts - Yards50 - 321950 - 1264
    Average Per Punt0.640.65
Punt Returns - Yards15 - 11725 - 296
    Punt Return Average7.8011.84
Kickoff Returns - Yards39 - 93121 - 546
    Kick Return Average23.8726.00
Time of Possession/Game00:0000:00
Season Info
Record2-8
ConferenceSkyline


BYU Scoring
TDFGXP2ptDXPSafPoints
Paul Allen80000048
Eldon Fortie20010014
00070014
Dick Darling1000006
Gene Frantz1000006
Dion Frazier1000006
Lloyd Smith1000006
Richard Wood1000006
Bill Wright1000006
Frank Baker0030003
Doran Merkley0001002
TOTALS1603900117

BYU Passing
C-Att-IntYardsY/ALngTDSackEffic
Eldon Fortie33-83-114695.7580.60
Bill Jackson1-1-08080.011102.00
Doran Merkley4-18-7724.01-3.62
Bill Wright4-9-0596.6099.51
TOTALS42-111-186806.107077.68

BYU Rushing
NoGainLossNetAvgLngTD
Eldon Fortie1384223.10
Doran Merkley952702.80
Bill Nelson521753.40
Dion Frazier391413.61
Paul Allen351404.02
Bill Wright23672.91
Marshall Hall10252.50
Jeff Livingston177.00
John Malarsie122.00
Gene Frantz1-6-6.00
Bill Jackson5-26-5.20
TOTALS4000012173.004

BYU Receiving
NoYdsAvgLngTD
Don Peterson1111510.50
Jeff Livingston8779.61
Paul Allen526152.23
Lloyd Smith46616.51
Dave Cass34013.30
Don Wood33411.31
Dick Darling3155.01
Gene Frantz23015.01
Richard Wood22914.51
Dion Frazier22814.00
Jim Hawkins11414.00
TOTALS4470916.109

BYU Kick Returns
NoYdsAvgLngTD
Paul Allen1248140.13
Eldon Fortie612821.30
Doran Merkley79513.60
Dion Frazier47017.50
Bill Nelson46817.00
Gordon Blackham111.01
TOTALS3484324.804

BYU Punt Returns
NoYdsAvgLngTD
Eldon Fortie6386.30
Paul Allen5316.20
Bill Nelson12424.00
Dion Frazier2168.00
Bill Wright100.00
TOTALS151097.300

BYU Interceptions
NoYdsTD
Paul Allen1250
Bruce Kochevar120
Gene Frantz100
Bill Nelson100
TOTALS4270

BYU Defense
TACKLESMISC
TotalSoloAstSacksTFL/YPBUFFQBH
Mike Brady1147/
Wayland Sheppard761/
Bruce Kochevar7521/2
Scott Wartena4311/1
Dan Taylor413/
Roger DuPaix321/
Val Weenig321/
Steve Dangerfield211/
Devon Stone101/
Bruce Handley101/
Steve Sullivan101/
Kent Horne101/
TOTALS45242102/3000


BYU Kicking
FGPctLngXPPts
Frank Baker0-00.0%03-33
TOTALS0-00.0%03-33

BYU Punting
NoYdsAvgLng
Bill Wright46186240.598
Bill Jackson415137.844
Eldon Fortie14848.0
Dion Frazier13232.032
TEAM100.0
TOTALS53209339.598

OPP Scoring (7+ points)
TeamTDFGXP2ptDXPSafPoints
HollowayNT30000018
PedroWTS30000018
OPP10030012
LintonWyo20000012
HarwardUSU20000012
DawsonWTS20000012
LarscheidUSU20000012
WilliamsOSU20000012
ChristleNT1001008
WilliamsWTS0070007
RichmanOSU1010007
TurnerUSU0140007
TOTALS39126501275

OPP Passing (Top 15)
TeamC-Att-IntYardsY/ALngTDSackEffic
DawsonWTS10-12-01149.5202218.13
O'BillovichMont4-7-210314.70123.60
BakerOSU4-14-0634.5066.37
GutierrezCSU4-8-0536.60105.65
MunsonUSU3-11-0454.1061.64
SchubertCSU2-10-0323.2046.88
TurnerUSU3-4-0297.20135.90
LamsonWyo2-2-02613.00209.20
CromartieUNM1-9-1212.308.49
LoganWTS1-1-01818.0180251.20
MeloskyWyo1-2-0126.00100.40
McNittUNM1-4-0123.0050.20
MontalboUSU1-3-051.7047.33
DillonMont0-1-000.000.00
HinesCSU0-1-100.00-200.00
TOTALS37-92-45335.8202087.36

OPP Rushing (Top 15)
TeamNoGainLossNetAvgLngTD
LarscheidUSU12138113711.42
ChristleNT1912801286.7301
PedroWTS1511419956.3232
LintonWyo14983956.82
HarwardUSU69109115.22
HollowayNT11810817.4252
MorganUNM77737410.60
WhittleOSU13774735.60
WalkerWyo14710715.10
DillonMont158011694.60
PerkinsNT15660664.490
BisacreWyo66006010.00
NessUNM10590595.90
DukeUNM11490494.51
DodsonMont95811475.21
TOTALS402228710721805.43030

OPP Receiving (Top 15)
TeamNoYdsAvgLngTD
WohlhueterCSU24321.50
KassoOSU23618.00
PerryWTS23517.5200
PedroWTS23015.0181
DodsonMont22914.50
CagaananUSU22814.00
RossWTS2189.0180
RichardsonWTS2157.5121
JanesWTS2147.0130
KaaneheCSU2115.50
BoucheeMont15858.00
McFarlandCSU12323.00
BradfordUNM12121.00
GranatoWTS12020.0200
DillonMont11616.00
TOTALS3753314.4202

OPP Kick Returns (Top 10)
TeamNoYdsAvgLngTD
BoydNT25226.0340
ChristleNT14444.0440
SinyardOSU12828.00
LintonWyo12727.00
SantiagoUNM12626.00
HinesCSU12424.00
LoganWTS12121.0210
StackMont12020.00
BisacreWyo12020.00
LarscheidUSU12020.00
TOTALS2040220.1440

OPP Punt Returns (Top 10)
TeamNoYdsAvgLngTD
SpicerWyo28140.51
SinyardOSU45213.00
MorganUNM12525.00
SmithNT12222.0220
SantiagoUNM12020.00
ShaferUSU11414.00
KaaneheCSU2147.00
SchutteWyo11313.00
BradfordUNM199.00
LarscheidUSU273.50
TOTALS2227212.4221

OPP Interceptions (Top 10)
TeamNoYdsTD
OttmannUNM2110
CagaananUSU270
BryantWTS260
SchwertfegerMont210
LoganWTS1630
HollowayNT1621
BarryWyo1350
SwindleUSU1350
McNittUNM1351
TEAMNT1310
TOTALS183232

OPP Defense (Top 25)
TACKLESMISC
TeamTotalSoloAstSacksTFL/YPBUFFQBH
WrightNT523/
SullivantNT4311/5
PirkleNT4311/7
FarrisNT422/
WeaverNT413/
PerkinsNT3302/4
LawlisNT321/
ChristleNT303/1
FreemanNT211/
CopeNT211/1
HawkinsNT211/
KirbieNT202/
LittlepageNT110/
SvehlakNT110/
SelphNT1101/4
SmithNT110/
PriceNT1101/1
DensonNT101/
HollowayNT101/
SchulzeNT101/
TOTALS46242206/21200

OPP Fumbles
TeamFumLostRec
BisacreWyo22
TOTALS18160

OPP Kicking (Top 15)
TeamFGPctLngXPPts
WilliamsWTS0-00.0%07-87
TurnerUSU1-1100.0%234-47
MeadowsUNM0-00.0%04-54
LamsonWyo0-10.0%02-22
CronkWyo0-00.0%02-22
PriceNT0-00.0%01-11
MossNT0-00.0%01-21
FreemanNT0-00.0%01-11
RichmanOSU0-00.0%01-31
TOTALS1-20.0%2323-2826

OPP Punting (Top 15)
TeamNoYdsAvgLng
TurnerUSU416441.063
FitzsimmonsUNM312742.348
SchubertCSU210552.565
GustafsonMont28643.0
DillonMont28643.0
RossWTS28140.541
KassoOSU1185185.042
LoranceWTS13939.039
GidleyWyo13939.039
TOTALS1891250.765


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