Statistics Summary for 1969 
 

  Date Opponent   Score   Attend   Site Notes
09/20/1969 WASHINGTON W 27-11 63022 East Lansing, Mich.
09/27/1969 SOUTHERN METHODIST W 23-15 72189 East Lansing, Mich.
10/04/1969 at Notre Dame L 28-42 59075 Notre Dame, Ind.
* 10/11/1969 at Ohio State L 21-54 86641 Columbus, Ohio
* 10/18/1969 MICHIGAN W 23-12 79368 East Lansing, Mich.
* 10/25/1969 at Iowa L 18-19 65471 Iowa City, Iowa
* 11/01/1969 INDIANA L 0-16 77533 East Lansing, Mich.
* 11/08/1969 at Purdue L 13-41 67397 West Lafayette, Ind.
* 11/15/1969 MINNESOTA L 10-14 60011 East Lansing, Mich.
* 11/22/1969 at Northwestern W 39-7 25606 East Lansing, Mich.
 
Overall: 4-6
Conference: 2-5
Home: 3-2
Away: 1-4
Neutral: 0-0


Rushing g att gain loss net avg td long avg/g
Allen, Eric 10 76 373 24 349 4.6 2 60 34.9
Art, Berry 0 7 22 0 22 3.1 0 7 0.0
Boyce, Gary 0 3 2 14 -12 -4.0 0 2 0.0
Davis, Randy 0 1 6 0 6 6.0 0 6 0.0
Foreman, Frank 10 6 38 1 37 6.2 0 14 3.7
Highsmith, Don 0 209 999 62 937 4.5 7 49 0.0
Love, Tom 0 8 17 3 14 1.8 1 4 0.0
Piro, Steve 0 10 17 7 10 1.0 0 4 0.0
Slank, Ron 0 23 111 12 99 4.3 0 30 0.0
Smith, Daryl 0 4 13 0 13 3.2 0 8 0.0
Smith, Kermit 0 65 270 5 265 4.1 1 16 0.0
Triplett, Bill 0 103 435 145 290 2.8 4 64 0.0
Werner, Dan 0 6 11 10 1 0.2 0 5 0.0
Team totals 10 521 2314 283 2031 3.9 15 64 203.1
Opp totals 10 505 2476 579 1897 3.8 12 34 189.7
 

Passing g comp-att-int pct yds td long avg/g effic
Love, Tom 0 1-1-0 100.0 29 1 29 0.0 673.60
Piro, Steve 0 9-23-1 39.1 89 0 25 0.0 62.94
Triplett, Bill 0 37-117-12 31.6 715 6 76 0.0 79.37
Werner, Dan 0 23-56-5 41.1 398 1 47 0.0 88.81
Team totals 10 70-197-18 35.5 1231 8 76 123.1 83.15
Opp totals 10 158-328-16 48.2 2147 14 37 214.7 107.48
 
Receiving g no. yds avg td long avg/g
Allen, Eric 10 2 3 1.5 0 2 0.3
Art, Berry 0 1 8 8.0 0 8 0.0
Bowdell, Gordon 0 9 164 18.2 1 46 0.0
Davis, Randy 0 1 5 5.0 0 5 0.0
Foreman, Frank 10 22 537 24.4 3 76 53.7
Highsmith, Don 0 6 35 5.8 0 13 0.0
Kough, Steve 0 8 179 22.4 3 63 0.0
Kulesza, Bruce 0 16 189 11.8 1 28 0.0
Nicholson, Jim 0 1 9 9.0 0 9 0.0
Slank, Ron 0 1 15 15.0 0 15 0.0
Triplett, Bill 0 1 21 21.0 0 21 0.0
VanElst, Gary 0 1 25 25.0 0 25 0.0
Washington, H 0 1 41 41.0 0 41 0.0
Team totals 10 70 1231 17.6 8 76 123.1
Opp totals 10 158 2147 13.6 14 37 214.7
 
Scoring g td fg k-pat 2xp dxp saf pts
Allen, Eric 10 2 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 12
Bowdell, Gordon 0 1 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 6
Boyce, Gary 0 0 2-6 20-23 0 0 0 26
Foreman, Frank 10 3 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 18
Highsmith, Don 0 7 0-0 0-0 1 0 0 44
Kough, Steve 0 3 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 18
Kulesza, Bruce 0 1 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 6
Kutschinski, T 0 1 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 6
Law, Don 0 1 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 6
Love, Tom 0 1 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 6
McLee, Brad 0 1 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 6
Saul, Rich 0 1 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 6
Smith, Kermit 0 1 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 6
Sudar, Hans 0 0 1-7 1-1 0 0 0 4
Triplett, Bill 0 4 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 24
Team totals 10 28 3-13 20-23 1 0 1 201
Opp totals 10 29 10-14 23-28 0 0 0 227
 
Total offense g rush pass total avg/g
Allen, Eric 10 349 0 349 34.9
Art, Berry 0 22 0 22 0.0
Boyce, Gary 0 -12 0 -12 0.0
Davis, Randy 0 6 0 6 0.0
Foreman, Frank 10 37 0 37 3.7
Highsmith, Don 0 937 0 937 0.0
Love, Tom 0 14 29 43 0.0
Piro, Steve 0 10 89 99 0.0
Slank, Ron 0 99 0 99 0.0
Smith, Daryl 0 13 0 13 0.0
Smith, Kermit 0 265 0 265 0.0
Triplett, Bill 0 290 715 1005 0.0
Werner, Dan 0 1 398 399 0.0
Team totals 10 2031 1231 3262 326.2
Opp totals 10 1897 2147 4044 404.4
 
Punt returns no. yards td long avg
Allen, Eric 8 23 0 0 2.9
Barr, Doug 2 8 0 0 4.0
Breslin, Jay 4 15 0 0 3.8
Curl, Ron 3 37 0 0 12.3
Dawson, Bill 1 18 0 0 18.0
Kutschinski, T 6 81 1 0 13.5
Saul, Rich 1 12 1 0 12.0
Team totals 25 194 2 81 7.8
Opp totals 30 356 2 0 11.9
 
Kick returns no. yards td long avg
Allen, Eric 29 598 0 0 20.6
Baird, Don 1 1 0 0 1.0
Davis, Randy 4 43 0 0 10.8
Kough, Steve 7 115 0 0 16.4
Slank, Ron 1 13 0 0 13.0
Triplett, Bill 2 38 0 0 19.0
Team totals 46 847 0 52 18.4
Opp totals 36 669 0 0 18.6
 
Interceptions no. yards td long avg
Breslin, Jay 3 51 0 1 0.1
Hardy, Clifton 4 -2 0 0 -2.0
Hogan, Mike 1 8 0 0 0.1
Kutschinski, T 2 0 0 0 0.0
Law, Don 1 70 1 0 0.0
McLee, Brad 1 39 1 0 0.0
Phillips, H. 3 26 0 0 0.1
Saul, Rich 1 18 0 0 0.1
Team totals 3 126 3 70 0.0
Opp totals 18 310 1 0 0.1
 
Fumble returns no. yards td long avg
Team totals 0 0 0 0 0.0
Opp totals 0 0 0 0 0.0
 
All purpose g rush rcv pr kr ir total avg/g
Allen, Eric 10 349 3 23 598 0 973 97.3
Art, Berry 0 22 8 0 0 0 30 0.0
Baird, Don 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0.0
Barr, Doug 0 0 0 8 0 0 8 0.0
Bowdell, Gordon 0 0 164 0 0 0 164 0.0
Boyce, Gary 0 -12 0 0 0 0 -12 0.0
Breslin, Jay 0 0 0 15 0 51 66 0.0
Curl, Ron 0 0 0 37 0 0 37 0.0
Davis, Randy 0 6 5 0 43 0 54 0.0
Dawson, Bill 0 0 0 18 0 0 18 0.0
Foreman, Frank 10 37 537 0 0 0 574 57.4
Hardy, Clifton 0 0 0 0 0 -2 -2 0.0
Highsmith, Don 0 937 35 0 0 0 972 0.0
Hogan, Mike 0 0 0 0 0 8 8 0.0
Kough, Steve 0 0 179 0 115 0 294 0.0
Kulesza, Bruce 0 0 189 0 0 0 189 0.0
Kutschinski, T 0 0 0 81 0 0 81 0.0
Law, Don 0 0 0 0 0 70 70 0.0
Love, Tom 0 14 0 0 0 0 14 0.0
McLee, Brad 0 0 0 0 0 39 39 0.0
Nicholson, Jim 0 0 9 0 0 0 9 0.0
Phillips, H. 0 0 0 0 0 26 26 0.0
Piro, Steve 0 10 0 0 0 0 10 0.0
Saul, Rich 0 0 0 12 0 18 30 0.0
Slank, Ron 0 99 15 0 13 0 127 0.0
Smith, Daryl 0 13 0 0 0 0 13 0.0
Smith, Kermit 0 265 0 0 0 0 265 0.0
Triplett, Bill 0 290 21 0 38 0 349 0.0
VanElst, Gary 0 0 25 0 0 0 25 0.0
Washington, H 0 0 41 0 0 0 41 0.0
Werner, Dan 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0
Team totals 10 2031 1231 194 847 126 4429 442.9
Opp totals 10 1897 2147 356 669 310 5379 537.9
 
Punting no. yds avg lg tb fc i20 50+ blk
Boyce, Gary 14 473 33.8 0 0 0 0 0 0
Davis, Randy 8 357 44.6 0 0 0 0 0 0
Miller, Pat 41 1620 39.5 0 0 0 0 0 0
Team totals 63 2450 38.9 68 0 0 0 0 5
Opp totals 65 2288 35.2 0 0 0 0 0 5
 
Field goals made att pct long blkd
Boyce, Gary 2 6 33.3 0 0
Sudar, Hans 1 7 14.3 0 0
Team totals 3 13 23.1 36 0
Opp totals 10 14 71.4 0 0
 
Extra points g ua a tot tfl-yds sack-yds int-yds brup qbh fr-yds ff blk saf
Allen, Eric 10 0 1 1 - - - - - - - - -
Baird, Don 0 1 0 1 - - - - - - - - -
Barnum, Tom 0 5 8 13 - - - - - - - - -
Barr, Doug 0 49 31 80 2.0 - 2 - - 2 - - - - -
Beard, Tom 0 2 1 3 - - - - - - - - -
Bowdell, Gordon 0 1 0 1 - - - - - - - - -
Boyce, Gary 0 2 0 2 - - - - - - - - -
Breslin, Jay 0 40 25 65 4.0 - 23 - 3 - 51 - - - - - -
Curl, Ron 0 36 35 71 10.0 - 44 - - 3 - - - - -
Dawson, Bill 0 31 31 62 7.0 - 39 - - - - - - - -
DuPree, Billy J 0 1 0 1 - - - - - - - - -
Foreman, Frank 10 4 2 6 - - - - - - - - -
Fox, Calvin 0 18 14 32 - - - 2 - - - - -
Halliday, Gary 0 2 6 8 1.0 - 17 - - - - - - - -
Hardy, Clifton 0 28 17 45 1.0 - 5 - 4 - -2 12 - - - - -
Highsmith, Don 0 2 1 3 - - - - - - - - -
Hogan, Mike 0 41 41 82 5.0 - 36 - 1 - 8 - - 1 - 0 - - -
Joseph, Ron 0 21 17 38 6.0 - 47 - - - - 3 - 0 - - -
Justice, Morgan 0 2 2 4 - - - - - - - - -
Kough, Steve 0 2 1 3 - - - - - - - - -
Kutschinski, T. 0 42 21 63 - - - 6 - 1 - 0 - - -
Law, Don 0 53 67 120 8.0 - 45 - 1 - 70 5 - - - - -
Little, Ken 0 26 7 33 3.0 - 29 - - 2 - - - - -
Martin, Wilt 0 17 17 34 5.0 - 43 - - - - 2 - 0 - - -
McLee, Brad 0 20 11 31 3.0 - 19 - 1 - 39 1 - - - - -
Nowak, Gary 0 8 1 9 3.0 - 22 - - 2 - 1 - 0 - - -
Phillips, H. 0 40 15 55 2.0 - 5 - 3 - 26 11 - 1 - 0 - - -
Saul, Rich 0 44 21 65 12.0 - 89 - 1 - 18 1 - 1 - 0 - - -
Saul, Ron 0 2 3 5 - - - - - - - - -
Slank, Ron 0 1 0 1 - - - - - - - - -
Smith, Kermit 0 2 1 3 - - - - - - - - -
Sudar, Hans 0 1 0 1 - - - - - - - - -
Thomas, Dave 0 12 3 15 4.0 - 7 - - 1 - - - - -
Tobin, Mike 0 1 1 2 - - - - - - - - -
Triplett, Bill 0 0 1 1 - - - - - - - - -
VanElst, Dave 0 2 1 3 - - - - - - - - -
VanElst, Gary 0 0 1 1 - - - 1 - - - - -
Werner, Dan 0 0 1 1 - - - - - - - - -
Wieleba, Ralph 0 9 5 14 2.0 - 28 - - 1 - - - - -
Team totals 10 571 410 981 82.0 - 518 - 3 - 126 50 - 10 - 0 - - -
Opp totals 10 0 0 0 - - 18 - 310 - - - - - -
 
Team statistics Team totals Opponent
1st downs rushing 112 102
1st downs passing 47 101
1st downs penalty 6 19
1st downs total 165 222
Penalties against 0 0
Penalty yards 536 505
Fumbles 34 25
Fumbles lost 16 10
3rd-down convert 0-0 0-0
4th-down convert 0-0 0-0
Time of possession 0:00 0:00
Misc yards 0 0