Friday, August 19, 2016

Returning Statistical Leaders - Football

The latest LSC stories from the newspapers...
2016 LSC Capsules - Times Record News
WT goes from 'wide reveiver U' to 'wide receiver who?' - Kale Steed, Amarillo Globe News
Who will start at QB for the Texans - Brad Keith, The Flash Today
Combining Wizardry: Whitten, Miller mixing offensive philosophies- Brad Keith, The Flash Today
UTPB holds live scrimmage - Lee Scheide, Odessa American


The LSC career record book looks to be pretty safe this year for the first time in a while.  Here are some of the top returning statistical LSC returnees for 2016...

Passing
2,293 - Myles Carr, TAMK (2,293 career)
2,165 - Zed Woerner, TSU (3,824 career)
2,157 - Ethan Brinkley, WTAM (2,157 career)
1,108 - Quade Coward, MSU (1,603 career)

Rushing
1,514 - Kamal Cass, ENMU -  (1,662 career)
1,331 - Richard Cooper, TAMC -  (2,216 career)
  744 - Greg Pitre, TAMK -  (1,380 career)
  621 - Jabari Anderson, TSU -  (1,049 career)
  588 - Joseph Sadler, TSU -  (955 career, including two years at UIW)


Receiving
1,133 - Donovan Thompson, ASU (1,347 career)
  986 - Lance Evans, TAMC (1,091 career)
  868 - Darby Smith, TAMC (1,020 career)
  831 - Anthony Autry, TAMK (831 career)
  703 - Jordan Thomas, TAMK (1,250 career)


Returns
835 - Buck Wilson, TAMC (835 career)
426 - Nick Pealrean, TAMK (426 career)
409 - Joseph Sadler, TSU (476 career, including two years at UIW)
389 - D'Maujeric Tucker, ENMU (895 career)
373 - Kamal Cass, ENMU (445 career)


Tackles
95 - Cody Burtscher, TSU  (96 career)
89 - Hunter Streuling, WTAM  (164 career)
85 - Willie Brown, ASU (119 career)
79 - DeMarcus Spurlock, TAMK (99 career)
79 - Adam Hill, MSU (148 career)


Tackles for Loss
13.5 - Chase Varnado, TSU (13.5 career)
12.5 - Brandon Jones, TAMK (12.5 career)
12.0 - Harold Wills, MSU (19.0 career)
 9.0 - Cody Burtscher, TSU  (9.0 career)
 7.5 - Alex Olson, WTAM (9.0 career)
 7.5 - Tavaris Owens, TSU (7.5 career)
 7.5 - Braedon Robinson, TAMK (20.0 career)


Sacks
6.5 - Tre'von Taylor, TAMC (13.0 career)
5.5 - Chase Varnado, TSU (5.5 career)
4.5 - Cody Burtscher, TSU (4.5 career)
4.0 - Brandon Jones, TAMK (4.0 career)
4.0 - Kieston Carter, TAMC (4.0 career)


Interceptions
3 - Hunter Steuling, WTAM (6 career)
3 - Davontae Merriweather, WTAM (3 career)
3 - Chris Smith, TAMC (3 career)
3 - Fred Lawrence, ASU (6 career)
3 - Devonte Williams, TAMK (3 career)


Passes Broken Up
13 - Fred Lawrence, ASU (13 career)
 9 - Kelechi Amushie, TAMK (24 career)
 8 - Forrest Jones, TAMK (13 career)
 8 - DeAundre Sanders, ENMU (8 career)



Returning leaders for WNMU and OPSU as best as we can calculate
Passing
1,461 - Shane Truelove, OPSU (1,461 career)
10 - Matt Hommel, WNMU (10 career)

Rushing
473 - Shane Truelove, OPSU (473 career)
472 - Rod Moore, OPSU (975 career)
 70 - Tracy McNair, WNMU (128 career)
 70 - Preston Blincoe, WNMU (114 career)

Receiving
651 - Devyn Williams, OPSU (651 career)
270 - Eddie Thomas, OPSU (270 career)
221 - Andrew Hernandez, OPSU (317 career)
1,356 - Xavier Ayers, WNMU (1,741 career)
238 - Evan Beebe, WNMU (238 career_

Returns
459 - Devyn Williams, OPSU (459 career)
132 - Preston Blincoe, WNMU (566 career)
111 - Delvon Wingfield, WNMU (133 career)

Tackles
36 - Nigel Hasty, OPSU (36 career)
35 - John Libby, OPSU (47 career)
64 - Dominic Barry, WNMU (106 career)
58 - Alfonso Wilson, WNMU (123 career)
53 - Aaron Leauma, WNMU (53 career)

Tackles for Loss
9.5 - Sheldon Catley, OPSU (9.5 career)
8.5 - Sequoia Smith, OPSU (8.5 career)
13.0 - Alfonso Wilson, WNMU (16.0 career)
6.0 - Aaron Leauma, WNMU (6.0 career)

Sacks
4.5 - Sheldon Catley, OPSU (4.5 career)
4.0 - Sequoia Smith, OPSU (4.0 career)
3.5 - Aaron Leauma, WNMU (3.5 career)
3.0 - Alfonso Wilson, WNMU (6.0 career)

Interceptions
1 - Sheldon Catley, OPSU (1 career)
1 - Sequoia Smith, OPSU (1 career)
1 - Michael Weaver, OPSU (1 career)
1 - Byron Edwards, OPSU (1 career)
3 - Alfonso Wilson, WNMU (5 career)


Passes Broken Up
3 - Byron Edwards, OPSU (3 career)
2 - Michael Weaver, OPSU (2 career)

3 - Alfonso Wilson, WNMU (6 career)



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Western New Mexico

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