1996 MSU Single-Game Superlatives

Most Rushing Attempts:
33, Sedrick Irvin vs. Indiana
Most Rushing Yards:
158, Sedrick Irvin vs. Indiana
 
Longest Rush:
2 yds., Sedrick Irvin vs. Eastern Michigan
Longest Rushing Touchdown:
52 yds., Sedrick Irvin vs. Eastern Michigan
Most Pass Attempts:
45, Todd Schultz vs. Michigan
Most Pass Completions:
24, Todd Schultz vs. Michigan
Most Passing Yards:
281 yds., Todd Schultz vs. Illinois
Longest Pass Completion:
64 yds., Todd Schultz to Octavis Long vs. Minnesota
Longest Pass For a TD:
64 yds., Todd Schultz to Octavis Long vs. Minnesota
Most Receptions:
10, Derrick Mason vs. Michigan 
Most Receiving Yards:
151 yds., Derrick Mason vs. Michigan
Most Kickoff Returns:
6, by Derrick Mason vs. Penn State
Most Kickoff Return Yds:
122 yds., Derrick Mason vs. Penn State 
Longest Kickoff Return:
44 yds., Derrick Mason vs. Michigan
Longest Fumble Return:
33 yds., Dimitrius Underwood vs. Louisville (TD)
Most Punt Returns:
6,  Derrick Mason vs. East. Michigan
Most Punt Return Yardage:
137 yds., Derrick Mason vs. East. Michigan 
Longest Punt Return:
69 yds., Derrick Mason vs. East. Michigan
Most Punts:
10, Paul Edinger vs. Nebraska
Longest Punt:
55 yds., Paul Edinger vs. Nebraska
Most Interceptions:
1, by Sorie Kanu vs. Indiana; 1 by Sorie Kanu vs. Minnesota; 1, by Ike Reese vs. Illinois;  1, by Dan Hackenbracht vs.         Illinois; 1, by Ray Hill vs. Eastern Michigan; 1, by Tyrone Garland vs. Eastern Michigan; 1, by Sorie Kanu vs. Iowa; 1 by Ray Hill vs.      Stanford
Most Int. Return Yds:
22, by Sorie Kanu vs. Minnesota
Longest Interception Return:
22 yds., by Sorie Kanu vs. Minnesota
Most Field Goals:
3, Chris Gardner vs. Wisconsin
Longest Field Goal Attempt:
49 yds., Chris Gardner vs. Penn State; 49 yds., Chris Gardner vs. Eastern Michigan;
49 yds., Chris Gardner vs. Purdue
Longest Successful FG:
49 yds., Chris Gardner vs. Penn State;
49 yds., Chris Gardner vs. Purdue
Most Tackles:
17, Ike Reese vs. Nebraska
Most Tackles For Losses:
3, by Courtney Ledyard vs. Illinois;
3, by Courtney Ledyard vs. Eastern Michigan;
3, by Pete Govens vs. Eastern Michigan
Most Quarterback Sacks:
3, Courtney Ledyard vs. Eastern Michigan (-28 yds.)