Statistics Summary for 1997 
 

  Date Opponent   Score   Attend   Site Notes
9/6/1997 WESTERN MICHIGAN W 42-10 72317 East Lansing, Mich.
9/13/1997 MEMPHIS W 51-21 72131 East Lansing, Mich.
9/20/1997 at Notre dame W 23-7 80225 Notre Dame, Ind.
* 10/4/1997 MINNESOTA W 31-10 75263 East Lansing, Mich.
* 10/11/1997 at Indiana W 38-6 35082 Bloomington, Ind.
* 10/18/1997 at Northwestern L 17-19 47129 Evanston, Ill.
* 10/25/1997 MICHIGAN L 7-23 79687 East Lansing, Mich.
* 11/1/1997 OHIO STATE L 13-37 74903 East Lansing, Mich.
* 11/8/1997 at Purdue L 21-22 55539 West Lafayette, IN
* 11/22/1997 at Illinois W 27-17 30087 Champaign, Ill.
* 11/29/1997 PENN STATE W 49-14 73623 East Lansing, Mich.
p 12/25/1997 vs Washington L 23-51 44598 Honolulu, Hawaii Aloha Bowl
 
Overall: 7-5
Conference: 4-4
Home: 4-2
Away: 3-2
Neutral: 0-1


Rushing g att gain loss net avg td long avg/g
Burke, Bill 8 10 2 55 -53 -5.3 0 6 -6.6
Gould, Garett 12 1 2 0 2 2.0 0 2 0.2
Greene, Bill 10 1 4 0 4 4.0 0 4 0.4
Irvin, Sedrick 12 246 1346 76 1270 5.2 9 56 105.8
McFadden, Leroy 10 74 342 10 332 4.5 3 41 33.2
Ornstein, Gus 4 5 1 32 -31 -6.2 0 1 -7.8
Reece, Travis 12 10 38 5 33 3.3 0 10 2.8
Renaud, Marc 12 139 768 23 745 5.4 4 44 62.1
Schultz, Todd 12 30 18 96 -78 -2.6 2 3 -6.5
Walker, John 3 11 34 17 17 1.5 0 16 5.7
Team totals 12 527 2555 314 2241 4.3 18 56 186.8
Opp totals 12 433 1891 324 1567 3.6 10 64 130.6
 

Passing g comp-att-int pct yds td long avg/g effic
Burke, Bill 8 23-35-1 65.7 255 3 26 31.9 149.49
Irvin, Sedrick 12 1-2-0 50.0 24 0 24 2.0 150.80
Ornstein, Gus 4 3-6-0 50.0 21 0 12 5.2 79.40
Schultz, Todd 12 177-299-17 59.2 2003 18 65 166.9 123.96
Team totals 12 203-342-18 59.4 2303 21 65 191.9 125.66
Opp totals 12 188-356-18 52.8 2222 12 75 185.2 106.25
 
Receiving g no. yds avg td long avg/g
Gould, Garett 12 2 5 2.5 0 3 0.4
Hiram, Damien 12 5 52 10.4 0 24 4.3
Irvin, Sedrick 12 40 346 8.6 4 40 28.8
Keur, Josh 11 34 355 10.4 2 32 32.3
Long, Octavis 12 28 353 12.6 4 65 29.4
McFadden, Leroy 10 10 99 9.9 1 26 9.9
Rainko, Brad 12 6 48 8.0 2 18 4.0
Rance, Kyle 11 7 95 13.6 0 30 8.6
Reece, Travis 12 3 21 7.0 0 11 1.8
Renaud, Marc 12 18 150 8.3 0 27 12.5
Richardson, L. 12 9 90 10.0 1 21 7.5
Scott, Gari 12 41 680 16.6 7 53 56.7
Smith, Demont 4 1 9 9.0 0 9 2.2
Team totals 12 204 2303 11.3 21 65 191.9
Opp totals 12 188 2222 11.8 12 75 185.2
 
Scoring g td fg k-pat 2xp dxp saf pts
Campbell, Amp 12 1 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 6
Edinger, Paul 12 0 3-5 7-9 0 0 0 16
Ernsberger, S. 11 1 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 6
Gardner, Chris 10 0 9-16 35-35 0 0 0 62
Irvin, Sedrick 12 14 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 84
Keur, Josh 11 2 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 12
Long, Octavis 12 4 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 24
McFadden, Leroy 10 4 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 24
Rainko, Brad 12 2 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 12
Renaud, Marc 12 4 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 24
Richardson, L. 12 1 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 6
Schultz, Todd 12 2 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 12
Scott, Gari 12 7 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 42
Team totals 12 44 12-21 42-44 0 0 0 342
Opp totals 12 28 15-21 24-26 0 0 0 237
 
Total offense g rush pass total avg/g
Burke, Bill 8 -53 255 202 25.2
Gould, Garett 12 2 0 2 0.2
Greene, Bill 10 4 0 4 0.4
Irvin, Sedrick 12 1270 24 1294 107.8
McFadden, Leroy 10 332 0 332 33.2
Ornstein, Gus 4 -31 21 -10 -2.5
Reece, Travis 12 33 0 33 2.8
Renaud, Marc 12 745 0 745 62.1
Schultz, Todd 12 -78 2003 1925 160.4
Walker, John 3 17 0 17 5.7
Team totals 12 2241 2303 4544 378.7
Opp totals 12 1567 2222 3789 315.8
 
Punt returns no. yards td long avg
Campbell, Amp 3 28 0 14 9.3
Ernsberger, S. 1 0 0 0 0.0
Hill, Ray 0 1 0 1 0.0
Irvin, Sedrick 23 313 1 80 13.6
Scott, Gari 15 160 0 20 10.7
Team totals 42 502 1 80 12.0
Opp totals 34 222 1 21 6.5
 
Kick returns no. yards td long avg
Renaud, Marc 27 552 0 52 20.4
Scott, Gari 11 283 0 52 25.7
Team totals 44 994 0 59 22.6
Opp totals 43 759 0 36 17.7
 
Interceptions no. yards td long avg
Banks, Sean 1 0 0 0 0.0
Campbell, Amp 5 47 1 43 0.1
Hill, Ray 4 38 0 20 0.1
Kanu, Sorie 1 0 0 0 0.0
Ledyard, C. 1 19 0 19 0.1
Marshall, Lemar 1 33 0 33 0.0
Morris, Aric 1 18 0 18 0.1
Reese, Ike 2 17 0 17 0.1
Smith, Robaire 1 6 0 6 0.2
Thomas, Desmond 1 2 0 2 0.5
Team totals 12 18 2 43 0.7
Opp totals 18 259 3 66 0.1
 
Fumble returns no. yards td long avg
Campbell, Amp 1 9 0 9 9.0
Ernsberger, S. 0 0 1 0 0.0
Morris, Aric 1 0 0 0 0.0
Smith, Robaire 1 37 0 37 37.0
Team totals 3 46 2 37 15.3
Opp totals 2 32 2 20 16.0
 
All purpose g rush rcv pr kr ir total avg/g
Burke, Bill 8 -53 0 0 0 0 -53 -6.6
Campbell, Amp 12 0 0 28 0 47 75 6.2
Gould, Garett 12 2 5 0 0 0 7 0.6
Greene, Bill 10 4 0 0 0 0 4 0.4
Hill, Ray 12 0 0 1 0 38 39 3.2
Hiram, Damien 12 0 52 0 0 0 52 4.3
Irvin, Sedrick 12 1270 346 313 0 0 1929 160.8
Keur, Josh 11 0 355 0 0 0 355 32.3
Ledyard, C. 12 0 0 0 0 19 19 1.6
Long, Octavis 12 0 353 0 0 0 353 29.4
Marshall, Lemar 12 0 0 0 0 33 33 2.8
McFadden, Leroy 10 332 99 0 0 0 431 43.1
Morris, Aric 12 0 0 0 0 18 18 1.5
Ornstein, Gus 4 -31 0 0 0 0 -31 -7.8
Rainko, Brad 12 0 48 0 0 0 48 4.0
Rance, Kyle 11 0 95 0 0 0 95 8.6
Reece, Travis 12 33 21 0 0 0 54 4.5
Reese, Ike 12 0 0 0 0 17 17 1.4
Renaud, Marc 12 745 150 0 552 0 1447 120.6
Richardson, L. 12 0 90 0 0 0 90 7.5
Schultz, Todd 12 -78 0 0 0 0 -78 -6.5
Scott, Gari 12 0 680 160 283 0 1123 93.6
Smith, Demont 4 0 9 0 0 0 9 2.2
Smith, Robaire 12 0 0 0 0 6 6 0.5
Thomas, Desmond 11 0 0 0 0 2 2 0.2
Walker, John 3 17 0 0 0 0 17 5.7
Team totals 12 2241 2303 502 994 18 6058 504.8
Opp totals 12 1567 2222 222 759 259 5029 419.1
 
Punting no. yds avg lg tb fc i20 50+ blk
Edinger, Paul 54 2118 39.2 62 0 0 0 0 3
Team 3 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Team totals 57 2118 37.2 62 0 0 0 0 3
Opp totals 71 2982 42.0 63 0 0 0 0 1
 
Field goals made att pct long blkd
Edinger, Paul 3 5 60.0 43 0
Gardner, Chris 9 16 56.2 51 0
Team totals 12 21 57.1 51 0
Opp totals 15 21 71.4 48 0
 
Extra points g ua a tot tfl-yds sack-yds int-yds brup qbh fr-yds ff blk saf
Adams, Flozell 12 2 0 2 - - - - - - - - -
Austin, Mike 10 41 35 76 7.0 - 12 1.0 - 1 - 1 - - - - -
Banks, Sean 12 9 2 11 2.0 - 3 - 1 - 0 - - - - - -
Brown, Richard 5 5 0 5 - - - - - - - - -
Campbell, Amp 12 29 11 40 9.0 - 39 - 5 - 47 15 - 2 - 9 1 - -
Carter, D. 12 14 8 22 2.0 - 13 1.0 - 12 - 1 - - 1 - -
Collins, Archer 12 7 2 9 - - - - - - - - -
Comerford, W. 6 2 3 5 - - - - - - - - -
Ernsberger, S. 11 3 3 6 - - - - - 1 - 0 - 1 -
Gardner, Chris 10 0 1 1 - - - - - - - - -
Garland, Tyrone 12 32 31 63 4.0 - 9 - - 2 - - 1 - -
Gould, Garett 12 2 2 4 - - - - - - - - -
Govens, Pete 3 3 2 5 1.0 - 7 1.0 - 7 - 1 - - 1 - -
Hackenbracht, D 8 1 3 4 - - - 1 - - - - -
Hawkins, Dwayne 1 2 2 4 - - - - - - - - -
Hill, Ray 12 42 26 68 2.0 - 8 1.0 - 7 4 - 38 16 - - 3 - -
Hiram, Damien 12 6 3 9 - - - - - - - - -
Irvin, Sedrick 12 2 1 3 - - - - - - - - -
Kammer, Wes 1 0 1 1 - - - - - - - - -
Kanu, Sorie 12 70 38 108 1.0 - 4 1.0 - 4 1 - 0 8 - - - - -
Ledyard, C. 12 36 24 60 9.0 - 17 - 1 - 19 - - 1 - 0 1 - -
Long, Octavis 12 11 2 13 - - - - - - - - -
Marshall, Lemar 12 46 33 79 1.0 - 1 - 1 - 33 3 - - 1 - -
McFadden, Leroy 10 1 0 1 - - - - - - - - -
Morris, Aric 12 46 26 72 2.0 - 8 - 1 - 18 5 - - 2 - -
Mudge, Dave 12 1 0 1 - - - - - - - - -
Myers, Nick 2 1 0 1 - - - - - - - - -
Neal, Mike 12 0 1 1 - - - - - - - - -
Newkirk, Robert 10 22 32 54 6.0 - 24 3.0 - 18 - - - - - 1 -
Newsome, R. 12 14 7 21 - - - 2 - - 1 - -
Reece, Travis 12 3 4 7 - - - - - - - - -
Reese, Ike 12 88 49 137 9.0 - 34 3.0 - 16 2 - 17 4 - - - - -
Sayler, Jace 11 6 9 15 1.0 - 2 1.0 - 2 - - - - - - -
Smith, Robaire 12 38 36 74 16.0 - 66 12.0 - 58 1 - 6 3 - 1 - 37 2 - -
Steimetz, Artie 8 5 1 6 1.0 - 1 - - - - - - - -
Team 12 8 0 8 1.0 - 1 - - - - - - - -
Thomas, Desmond 11 20 22 42 6.0 - 34 3.0 - 27 1 - 2 2 - 1 - 0 - - -
Truitt, Ralph 5 4 1 5 - - - - - - - - -
Turner, T.J. 12 7 3 10 - - - - - - - - -
Underwood, D. 12 30 27 57 12.0 - 66 8.0 - 56 - 2 - 1 - 0 - - -
Wright, Shawn 12 10 4 14 1.0 - 5 1.0 - 5 - 1 - - - - -
Team totals 12 676 456 1132 99.0 - 369 36.0 - 213 12 - 18 67 - 9 - 46 13 2 -
Opp totals 12 619 284 903 81.0 - 283 19.0 - 162 18 - 259 40 - 8 - 32 4 5 -
 
Team statistics Team totals Opponent
1st downs rushing 243 194
1st downs passing 115 78
1st downs penalty 113 100
1st downs total 471 372
Penalties against 62 76
Penalty yards 527 642
Fumbles 21 14
Fumbles lost 9 9
3rd-down convert 76-183 57-176
4th-down convert 10-15 4-15
Time of possession 30:31 29:29
Misc yards 0 0