COLLEGE FOOTBALL STATISTICS

Individual Points Per Game

Rank Player Cl Pos G TDs FG PAT 2PT Pass TD Pass 2Pt Conv Pts PPG
1 D'Eriq King, Houston (AAC) Jr. QB 11 14 0 0 0 36 1 302 27.5
2 Dwayne Haskins, Ohio St. (Big Ten) So. QB 14 4 0 0 0 50 0 324 23.1
2 Kyler Murray, Oklahoma (Big 12) Jr. QB 14 12 0 0 0 42 0 324 23.1
4 Will Grier, West Virginia (Big 12) Sr. QB 11 3 0 0 1 37 0 242 22.0
5 Mckenzie Milton, UCF (AAC) Jr. QB 10 9 0 0 0 25 0 204 20.4
6 Taylor Cornelius, Oklahoma St. (Big 12) Sr. QB 13 10 0 0 0 32 0 252 19.4
6 Gardner Minshew II, Washington St. (Pac-12) Sr. QB 13 4 0 0 0 38 0 252 19.4
8 Tua Tagovailoa, Alabama (SEC) So. QB 15 5 0 0 0 43 0 288 19.2
9 Cole McDonald, Hawaii (MWC) So. QB 13 4 0 0 1 36 2 246 18.9
10 Jordan Love, Utah St. (MWC) So. QB 13 7 0 0 0 32 0 234 18.0
11 Sam Ehlinger, Texas (Big 12) So. QB 14 16 0 0 0 25 1 248 17.7
12 Nathan Rourke, Ohio (MAC) Jr. QB 13 15 0 0 0 23 0 228 17.5
13 Zac Thomas, Appalachian St. (Sun Belt) So. QB 12 11 0 0 0 21 0 192 16.0
14 Drew Lock, Missouri (SEC) Sr. QB 13 6 0 0 0 28 1 206 15.8
14 Bryce Perkins, Virginia (ACC) Jr. QB 13 9 0 0 0 25 1 206 15.8
16 Justice Hansen, Arkansas St. (Sun Belt) Sr. QB 13 6 0 0 0 27 2 202 15.5
17 Tyree Jackson, Buffalo (MAC) Jr. QB 14 7 0 0 0 28 2 214 15.3
18 Khalil Tate, Arizona (Pac-12) Jr. QB 11 2 0 0 0 26 0 168 15.3
19 Eric Dungey, Syracuse (ACC) Sr. QB 13 15 0 0 0 18 0 198 15.2
20 Jake Bentley, South Carolina (SEC) Jr. QB 12 2 0 0 1 27 2 180 15.0
20 Jarret Doege, Bowling Green (MAC) So. QB 12 2 0 0 0 27 3 180 15.0
22 Kellen Mond, Texas A&M (SEC) So. 13 7 0 0 0 24 3 192 14.8
23 Justin Herbert, Oregon (Pac-12) Jr. QB 13 2 0 0 1 29 1 190 14.6
24 Nick Fitzgerald, Mississippi St. (SEC) Sr. QB 12 13 0 0 0 16 0 174 14.5
24 David Pindell, UConn (AAC) Sr. QB 12 10 0 0 0 19 0 174 14.5
26 Ryan Willis, Virginia Tech (ACC) Jr. QB 12 4 0 0 0 24 2 172 14.3
27 Feleipe Franks, Florida (SEC) So. QB 13 7 0 0 0 24 0 186 14.3
28 Adrian Martinez, Nebraska (Big Ten) Fr. QB 11 8 0 0 1 17 2 156 14.2
29 Marcus McMaryion, Fresno St. (MWC) Sr. QB 14 8 0 0 0 25 0 198 14.1
30 Trace McSorley, Penn St. (Big Ten) Sr. QB 13 12 0 0 0 18 0 180 13.8
30 Brett Rypien, Boise St. (MWC) Sr. QB 13 0 0 0 0 30 0 180 13.8
32 Ty Gangi, Nevada (MWC) Sr. QB 12 3 0 0 0 24 1 164 13.7
32 James Morgan, FIU (C-USA) Jr. QB 12 1 0 0 0 26 1 164 13.7
34 Daniel Jones, Duke (ACC) Jr. QB 11 3 0 0 0 22 0 150 13.6
35 David Blough, Purdue (Big Ten) Sr. QB 13 4 0 0 0 25 1 176 13.5
35 K.J. Costello, Stanford (Pac-12) Jr. QB 13 0 0 0 0 29 1 176 13.5
37 Brent Stockstill, Middle Tenn. (C-USA) Sr. QB 14 2 0 0 0 29 1 188 13.4
38 Mason Fine, North Texas (C-USA) Jr. QB 13 2 0 0 0 27 0 174 13.4
39 Brock Purdy, Iowa St. (Big 12) Fr. QB 10 5 0 0 1 16 2 132 13.2
40 Caleb Evans, La.-Monroe (Sun Belt) Jr. QB 12 10 0 0 1 16 0 158 13.2
41 Manny Wilkins, Arizona St. (Pac-12) Sr. QB 13 8 0 0 0 20 1 170 13.1
42 Jake Fromm, Georgia (SEC) So. QB 14 0 0 0 0 30 0 180 12.9
43 Peyton Ramsey, Indiana (Big Ten) So. QB 12 5 0 0 0 19 3 150 12.5
43 Jordan Ta'amu, Ole Miss (SEC) Sr. QB 12 6 0 0 0 19 0 150 12.5
45 Nathan Stanley, Iowa (Big Ten) Jr. QB 13 1 0 0 0 26 0 162 12.5
46 Trevor Lawrence, Clemson (ACC) Fr. QB 15 1 0 0 0 30 0 186 12.4
47 K.J. Carta-Samuels, Colorado St. (MWC) Sr. QB 10 1 0 0 0 19 1 122 12.2
48 Charlie Brewer, Baylor (Big 12) So. QB 13 7 0 0 0 19 1 158 12.2
48 Ryan Finley, NC State (ACC) Sr. QB 13 1 0 0 0 25 1 158 12.2
50 Darrell Henderson, Memphis (AAC) Jr. RB 13 25 0 0 0 1 0 156 12.0
50 Gus Ragland, Miami (OH) (MAC) Sr. QB 12 7 0 0 0 17 0 144 12.0
52 Andre Szmyt, Syracuse (ACC) Fr. K 13 0 30 61 0 0 0 151 11.6
53 Clayton Thorson, Northwestern (Big Ten) Sr. QB 14 9 0 0 0 17 3 162 11.6
53 Brady White, Memphis (AAC) So. QB 14 1 0 0 0 26 0 162 11.6
55 Desmond Ridder, Cincinnati (AAC) Fr. QB 13 5 0 0 0 20 0 150 11.5
55 Shai Werts, Ga. Southern (Sun Belt) So. QB 13 15 0 0 0 10 0 150 11.5
57 Ian Book, Notre Dame (FBS Independent) Jr. QB 12 4 0 0 0 19 0 138 11.5
57 Kelvin Hopkins Jr., Army West Point (FBS Independent) Jr. QB 12 17 0 0 0 6 0 138 11.5
57 Steven Montez, Colorado (Pac-12) Jr. QB 12 4 0 0 0 19 0 138 11.5
60 Blake LaRussa, Old Dominion (C-USA) Jr. QB 11 1 0 0 0 19 2 124 11.3
61 Shea Patterson, Michigan (Big Ten) Jr. QB 13 2 0 0 0 22 1 146 11.2
62 Anthony Brown, Boston College (ACC) So. QB 12 2 0 0 0 20 1 134 11.2
63 Blake Barnett, South Fla. (AAC) Jr. QB 11 8 0 0 0 12 1 122 11.1
64 Kyle Shurmur, Vanderbilt (SEC) Sr. QB 13 0 0 0 0 24 0 144 11.1
65 Holton Ahlers, East Carolina (AAC) Fr. QB 10 6 0 0 0 12 1 110 11.0
65 Devin Singletary, Fla. Atlantic (C-USA) Jr. RB 12 22 0 0 0 0 0 132 11.0
67 Joe Burrow, LSU (SEC) Jr. QB 13 7 0 0 0 16 2 142 10.9
68 Ross Comis, Massachusetts (FBS Independent) Sr. QB 11 6 0 0 0 14 0 120 10.9
69 Dominik Eberle, Utah St. (MWC) Jr. K 13 0 22 75 0 0 0 141 10.8
70 Jack Abraham, Southern Miss. (C-USA) Jr. QB 9 1 0 0 0 15 0 96 10.7
70 Riley Neal, Ball St. (MAC) Jr. QB 9 5 0 0 0 11 0 96 10.7
72 Travis Etienne, Clemson (ACC) So. RB 15 26 0 0 0 0 0 156 10.4
73 Deondre Francois, Florida St. (ACC) Jr. QB 11 3 0 0 0 15 1 110 10.0
73 Ben Hicks, SMU (AAC) Jr. QB 12 0 0 0 0 19 3 120 10.0
73 Michael Warren II, Cincinnati (AAC) So. RB 12 20 0 0 0 0 0 120 10.0
76 Cole Tracy, LSU (SEC) Sr. K 13 0 29 42 0 0 0 129 9.9
77 Andre Nunez, Louisiana (Sun Belt) Sr. QB 14 3 0 0 0 20 0 138 9.9
77 Austin Seibert, Oklahoma (Big 12) Sr. K 14 0 17 87 0 0 0 138 9.9
79 Jarrett Stidham, Auburn (SEC) Jr. QB 13 3 0 0 0 18 0 126 9.7
80 Isaiah Green, Marshall (C-USA) Fr. QB 10 1 0 0 0 15 0 96 9.6
81 Donald Hammond III, Air Force (MWC) So. QB 9 9 0 0 0 5 1 86 9.6
82 Tucker McCann, Missouri (SEC) Jr. K 13 0 24 51 0 0 0 123 9.5
83 Dan Ellington, Georgia St. (Sun Belt) Jr. QB 11 5 0 0 0 12 1 104 9.5
84 Luke Logan, Ole Miss (SEC) So. K 12 0 22 45 0 0 0 111 9.3
85 Christopher Dunn, NC State (ACC) Fr. K 13 0 23 51 0 0 0 120 9.2
86 Eli Peters, Toledo (MAC) So. QB 12 0 0 0 0 18 1 110 9.2
87 Seth Small, Texas A&M (SEC) Fr. 11 0 20 40 0 0 0 100 9.1
88 Woody Barrett, Kent St. (MAC) So. QB 12 7 0 0 0 11 0 108 9.0
88 Marcus Childers, Northern Ill. (MAC) So. QB 14 6 0 0 0 15 0 126 9.0
90 Evan Staley, West Virginia (Big 12) So. K 12 0 16 59 0 0 0 107 8.9
91 Clayton Hatfield, Texas Tech (Big 12) Sr. K 12 0 17 55 0 0 0 106 8.8
92 Matt Gay, Utah (Pac-12) Sr. K 14 0 26 45 0 0 0 123 8.8
93 Reggie Gallaspy, NC State (ACC) Sr. RB 13 19 0 0 0 0 0 114 8.8
93 Trayveon Williams, Texas A&M (SEC) Jr. RB 13 19 0 0 0 0 0 114 8.8
95 Kato Nelson, Akron (MAC) So. QB 11 1 0 0 0 15 0 96 8.7
96 Rodrigo Blankenship, Georgia (SEC) Jr. K 14 0 19 65 0 0 0 122 8.7
97 Riley Patterson, Memphis (AAC) So. K 14 0 15 76 0 0 0 121 8.6
98 Jake Browning, Washington (Pac-12) Sr. QB 14 4 0 0 0 16 0 120 8.6
99 Matthew Wright, UCF (AAC) Sr. K 13 0 12 74 0 0 0 110 8.5
100 AJ Bush, Illinois (Big Ten) Sr. QB 10 8 0 0 0 6 0 84 8.4
101 Matt Ammendola, Oklahoma St. (Big 12) Jr. K 13 0 16 61 0 0 0 109 8.4
101 Jameson Vest, Toledo (MAC) Sr. K 13 0 15 64 0 0 0 109 8.4
103 Max Gilliam, UNLV (MWC) So. QB 11 1 0 0 0 14 1 92 8.4
104 Zach Abey, Navy (AAC) Sr. QB 12 15 0 0 0 1 2 100 8.3
105 Eno Benjamin, Arizona St. (Pac-12) So. RB 13 18 0 0 0 0 0 108 8.3
105 Cole Hedlund, North Texas (C-USA) Sr. K 13 0 19 51 0 0 0 108 8.3
105 J'Mar Smith, Louisiana Tech (C-USA) Jr. QB 13 3 0 0 0 15 0 108 8.3
105 DeAndre Torrey, North Texas (C-USA) So. RB 13 18 0 0 0 0 0 108 8.3
109 Nick Sciba, Wake Forest (ACC) Fr. K 13 0 19 50 0 0 0 107 8.2
109 Louie Zervos, Ohio (MAC) Jr. K 13 0 13 68 0 0 0 107 8.2
111 Taquon Marshall, Georgia Tech (ACC) Sr. QB 12 11 0 0 1 5 0 98 8.2
112 John Ursua, Hawaii (MWC) Jr. WR 13 17 0 0 1 0 1 106 8.2
113 Josh Adkins, New Mexico St. (FBS Independent) Fr. QB 10 0 0 0 1 13 0 80 8.0
113 Tyler Bass, Ga. Southern (Sun Belt) Jr. K 13 0 19 45 0 0 1 104 8.0
113 Chase Garbers, California (Pac-12) Fr. QB 12 2 0 0 0 14 0 96 8.0
113 Chase McLaughlin, Illinois (Big Ten) Sr. K 12 0 20 36 0 0 0 96 8.0
113 Parker Shaunfield, Southern Miss. (C-USA) Sr. K 9 0 16 24 0 0 0 72 8.0
118 Alexander Mattison, Boise St. (MWC) Jr. RB 13 17 0 0 0 0 0 102 7.8
118 Anthony Russo, Temple (AAC) So. QB 13 3 0 0 0 14 0 102 7.8
118 Benny Snell Jr., Kentucky (SEC) Jr. RB 13 16 0 0 0 1 0 102 7.8
121 Chris Robison, Fla. Atlantic (C-USA) So. QB 12 3 0 0 0 12 2 94 7.8
122 JT Daniels, Southern California (Pac-12) Fr. QB 11 0 0 0 0 14 1 86 7.8
123 Ryquell Armstead, Temple (AAC) Sr. RB 10 13 0 0 0 0 0 78 7.8
123 Joseph Bulovas, Alabama (SEC) Fr. K 15 0 14 75 0 0 0 117 7.8
125 Evan McPherson, Florida (SEC) Fr. K 13 0 17 50 0 0 0 101 7.8
125 Jake Pinegar, Penn St. (Big Ten) Fr. K 13 0 16 53 0 0 0 101 7.8
127 Haden Hoggarth, Boise St. (MWC) Sr. K 12 0 12 57 0 0 0 93 7.8
128 Freeman Jones, North Carolina (ACC) Sr. K 11 0 18 31 0 0 0 85 7.7
129 Patrick Taylor, Memphis (AAC) Jr. RB 14 18 0 0 0 0 0 108 7.7
130 Justin Yoon, Notre Dame (FBS Independent) Sr. K 12 0 17 41 0 0 0 92 7.7
131 N'Kosi Perry, Miami (FL) (ACC) Fr. QB 11 1 0 0 0 13 0 84 7.6
131 Scottie Phillips, Ole Miss (SEC) Jr. RB 11 14 0 0 0 0 0 84 7.6
131 Skylar Thompson, Kansas St. (Big 12) So. QB 11 5 0 0 0 9 0 84 7.6
134 Brandon Ruiz, Arizona St. (Pac-12) So. K 13 0 18 45 0 0 0 99 7.6
134 Tyler Sumpter, Troy (Sun Belt) So. P 13 0 18 45 0 0 0 99 7.6
136 Evan Orth, South Alabama (Sun Belt) Sr. QB 10 1 0 0 0 11 2 76 7.6
137 Steven Duncan, Western Ky. (C-USA) So. QB 9 2 0 0 0 9 1 68 7.6
138 Miguel Recinos, Iowa (Big Ten) Sr. K 13 0 17 47 0 0 0 98 7.5
139 Cameron Dicker, Texas (Big 12) Fr. K 14 0 18 51 0 0 0 105 7.5
139 David Sills V, West Virginia (Big 12) Sr. WR 12 15 0 0 0 0 0 90 7.5
141 Chandler Staton, Appalachian St. (Sun Belt) So. K 13 0 12 61 0 0 0 97 7.5
142 Peyton Bender, Kansas (Big 12) Sr. QB 11 0 0 0 0 13 2 82 7.5
143 Jamauri Bogan, Western Mich. (MAC) Sr. RB 13 16 0 0 0 0 0 96 7.4
143 Jose Borregales, FIU (C-USA) So. K 13 0 14 54 0 0 0 96 7.4
143 Spencer Evans, Purdue (Big Ten) Sr. K 13 0 18 42 0 0 0 96 7.4
143 Jonathan Taylor, Wisconsin (Big Ten) So. RB 13 16 0 0 0 0 0 96 7.4
143 Darwin Thompson, Utah St. (MWC) Jr. RB 13 16 0 0 0 0 0 96 7.4
143 James Williams, Washington St. (Pac-12) Jr. RB 13 16 0 0 0 0 0 96 7.4
149 Laviska Shenault, Colorado (Pac-12) So. WR 9 11 0 0 0 0 0 66 7.3
149 Kesean Strong, Old Dominion (C-USA) Jr. RB 9 11 0 0 0 0 0 66 7.3
151 Spencer Brown, UAB (C-USA) So. RB 14 17 0 0 0 0 0 102 7.3
152 Sheriron Jones, New Mexico (MWC) Jr. QB 11 0 0 0 1 13 0 80 7.3
153 Greg Huegel, Clemson (ACC) Sr. K 15 0 11 76 0 0 0 109 7.3
154 Will Mobley, Temple (AAC) Fr. K 12 0 11 54 0 0 0 87 7.3
155 Emmit Carpenter, Minnesota (Big Ten) Sr. K 13 0 17 43 0 0 0 94 7.2
156 Ty Storey, Arkansas (SEC) Jr. QB 10 1 0 0 0 11 0 72 7.2
157 JJ Arcega-Whiteside, Stanford (Pac-12) Sr. WR 12 14 0 0 1 0 0 86 7.2
157 Connor Limpert, Arkansas (SEC) Jr. K 12 0 19 29 0 0 0 86 7.2
159 Dalton Witherspoon, Houston (AAC) Jr. K 13 0 7 72 0 0 0 93 7.2
160 Gary Jennings Jr., West Virginia (Big 12) Sr. WR 11 13 0 0 0 0 0 78 7.1
160 Quinn Nordin, Michigan (Big Ten) Jr. K 11 0 11 45 0 0 0 78 7.1
160 Ronnie Rivers, Fresno St. (MWC) So. RB 11 13 0 0 0 0 0 78 7.1
163 Sawyer Smith, Troy (Sun Belt) So. QB 13 1 0 0 1 14 0 92 7.1
164 Asa Fuller, Fresno St. (MWC) Fr. K 14 0 14 57 0 0 0 99 7.1
164 Kyle Pfau, Louisiana (Sun Belt) Sr. K 14 0 15 54 0 0 0 99 7.1
166 John Abercrombie, Army West Point (FBS Independent) Sr. K 10 0 8 46 0 0 0 70 7.0
166 Myles Gaskin, Washington (Pac-12) Sr. RB 12 13 0 0 0 1 0 84 7.0
166 Blake Grupe, Arkansas St. (Sun Belt) So. K 11 0 14 35 0 0 0 77 7.0
166 Andy Isabella, Massachusetts (FBS Independent) Sr. WR 12 14 0 0 0 0 0 84 7.0
166 Tobias Oliver, Georgia Tech (ACC) So. QB 12 12 0 0 0 2 0 84 7.0
166 Deebo Samuel, South Carolina (SEC) Sr. WR 12 13 0 0 0 1 0 84 7.0
166 Ke'Shawn Vaughn, Vanderbilt (SEC) Jr. RB 12 14 0 0 0 0 0 84 7.0
166 Jake Verity, East Carolina (AAC) Jr. K 12 0 19 27 0 0 0 84 7.0
166 Preston Williams, Colorado St. (MWC) Sr. WR 12 14 0 0 0 0 0 84 7.0
175 Tyler Johnston III, UAB (C-USA) Fr. QB 13 4 0 0 0 11 0 90 6.9
175 Blake Mazza, Washington St. (Pac-12) Fr. K 13 0 10 60 0 0 0 90 6.9
175 Terry Wilson Jr., Kentucky (SEC) So. QB 13 4 0 0 0 11 0 90 6.9
178 Jet Toner, Stanford (Pac-12) Jr. K 11 0 14 34 0 0 0 76 6.9
179 Elijah Mitchell, Louisiana (Sun Belt) So. RB 14 16 0 0 0 0 0 96 6.9
179 Nick Vogel, UAB (C-USA) Jr. K 14 0 15 51 0 0 0 96 6.9
181 Anders Carlson, Auburn (SEC) Fr. K 13 0 15 44 0 0 0 89 6.8
181 Justin Rohrwasser, Marshall (C-USA) Jr. K 13 0 15 44 0 0 0 89 6.8
183 Barret Pickering, Nebraska (Big Ten) Fr. K 12 0 14 40 0 0 0 82 6.8
183 Nick Rice, Old Dominion (C-USA) So. K 12 0 14 40 0 0 0 82 6.8
185 Nathan Elliott, North Carolina (ACC) Jr. QB 10 0 0 0 0 11 1 68 6.8
186 Blake Lynch, Kansas St. (Big 12) So. K 9 0 14 19 0 0 0 61 6.8
187 Crews Holt, Middle Tenn. (C-USA) So. K 14 0 18 40 0 0 0 94 6.7
188 Seth Boomer, Tulsa (AAC) Fr. QB 9 1 0 0 0 9 0 60 6.7
188 Tyler Vitt, Texas St. (Sun Belt) Fr. QB 9 3 0 0 0 7 0 60 6.7
188 Cody Weiss, South Fla. (AAC) So. K 12 0 15 35 0 0 0 80 6.7
191 Ryley Guay, Vanderbilt (SEC) Jr. K 13 0 13 47 0 0 0 86 6.6
192 AJ Dillon, Boston College (ACC) So. RB 10 11 0 0 0 0 0 66 6.6
192 Wesley Wells, Georgia Tech (ACC) Fr. K 10 0 9 39 0 0 0 66 6.6
194 Kenny Pickett, Pittsburgh (ACC) So. QB 14 3 0 0 0 12 1 92 6.6
195 Joshua Kelley, UCLA (Pac-12) Jr. RB 11 12 0 0 0 0 0 72 6.5
196 Ramiz Ahmed, Nevada (MWC) Sr. K 13 0 15 40 0 0 0 85 6.5
196 Matt Coghlin, Michigan St. (Big Ten) So. K 13 1 18 25 0 0 0 85 6.5
196 Connor Martin, Baylor (Big 12) Jr. K 13 0 15 40 0 0 0 85 6.5
199 Kawaan Baker, South Alabama (Sun Belt) So. WR 12 13 0 0 0 0 0 78 6.5
199 Jonathan Cruz, Charlotte (C-USA) Fr. K 12 0 17 27 0 0 0 78 6.5
199 Peyton Henry, Washington (Pac-12) Fr. K 14 0 16 43 0 0 0 91 6.5
199 Jason Huntley, New Mexico St. (FBS Independent) Jr. RB 12 13 0 0 0 0 0 78 6.5
199 Ryan Meskell, Hawaii (MWC) Jr. K 14 0 15 46 0 0 0 91 6.5
199 David Montgomery, Iowa St. (Big 12) Jr. RB 12 13 0 0 0 0 0 78 6.5
199 Lexington Thomas, UNLV (MWC) Sr. RB 12 13 0 0 0 0 0 78 6.5


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