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Belt Game Record:  8-5-0

Belt Championships:  2    Last Held Belt: 1/1/1988

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Games

Opponent

Date

Score

Belt

Record

Penn State

Coach

@ #2 Alabama

10/25/1986

23-3

1-0

Joe Paterno

@ West Virginia

11/1/1986

19-0

2-0

Joe Paterno

Maryland

11/8/1986

17-15

3-0

Joe Paterno

@ Notre Dame

11/15/1986

24-19

4-0

Joe Paterno

Pittsburgh

11/22/1986

34-14

5-0

Joe Paterno

vs #1 Miami, FLA -

Fiesta Bowl

1/2/1987

14-10

6-0

Joe Paterno

Bowling Green

9/5/1987

45-19

7-0

Joe Paterno

#19 Alabama

9/12/1987

13-24

7-1

Joe Paterno

#7 Notre Dame

11/21/1987

21-20

8-1

Joe Paterno

vs #14 Clemson -

Florida Citrus Bowl

1/1/1988

10-35

8-2

Joe Paterno

#2 Miami, FLA

9/1/2001

7-33

8-3

Joe Paterno

@ #1 Ohio State 9/23/2006 6-28 8-4 Joe Paterno

@ #1 Alabama

9/11/2010

3-24 8-5

Joe Paterno

vs Conference

vs Conference W L T PCT
Independents 5 0 0 1.000
Mid-American 1 0 0 1.000
Atlantic Coast 1 1 0 .500
Southeastern 1 2 0 .333
Big East 0 1 0 .000
Big Ten 0 1 0 .000

Belt Career Leaders

Rushing Leaders Years Yards
Blair Thomas 86-87 526
D.J. Dozier 1986 490
Tim Manoa 1986 284
John Greene 1987 155
Tony Hunt 2006 135

 

Passing Leaders Years Yards
John Shaffer 1986 730
Matt Knizner 86-87 630

Zack Mills

2001

240

Rob Bolden 2010 144
Anthony Morelli 2006 106

 

Receiving Leaders Years Yards
Ray Roundtree 86-87 249
Brian Siverling 1986 181
Eric Hamilton 1986 157
Bryant Johnson 2001 149
D.J. Dozier 1986 128

 

 

Scoring Leaders Years Points
Massimo Manca 1986 47
D.J. Dozier 1986 36
Blair Thomas 86-87 36
Ray Roundtree 86-87 24
John Greene 1987 18

 

Single Belt Game Leaders

Rushing Leaders Date Opponent Yards
Blair Thomas 11/21/1987 Notre Dame 214
Tony Hunt 9/23/2006 Ohio State 135
D.J. Dozier 11/8/1986 Maryland 111
D.J. Dozier 1/2/1987 Miami, FLA 99
Blair Thomas 9/5/1987 Bowling Green 94

 

Passing Leaders Date Opponent Yards
Zack Mills 9/1/2001 Miami, FLA 240
John Shaffer 11/1/1986 West Virginia 171
John Shaffer 10/25/1986 Alabama 168
Matt Knizner 9/5/1987 Bowling Green 165
Matt Knizner 9/12/1987 Alabama 163

 

Receiving Leaders Date Opponent Yards
Bryant Johnson 9/1/2001 Miami, FLA 149
Ray Roundtree 9/12/1987 Alabama 114
Eric Hamilton 11/22/1986 Pittsburgh 107
Ray Roundtree

11/15/1986

Notre Dame 95
Michael Timpson

1/1/1988

Clemson 81

 

 

Scoring Leaders Date Opponent Points
Massimo Manca 11/1/1986 West Virginia 13
D.J. Dozier 11/8/1986 Maryland 12
Blair Thomas 11/22/1986 Pittsburgh 12
Blair Thomas 9/5/1987 Bowling Green 12
Ray Roundtree 9/12/1987 Alabama 12
John Greene 11/21/1987 Notre Dame 12

Team Belt Game Records

Rushing Yards

(Opponent)

Date

Total

Bowling Green 9/5/1987 274
Notre Dame 11/21/1987 272
West Virginia 11/1/1986 229
Maryland 11/8/1986 226
Alabama 10/25/1986 210

 

Passing Yards

(Opponent)

Date

Total

Alabama 9/12/1987 251
Miami, FLA 9/1/2001 241
Clemson

1/1/1988

194
West Virginia 11/1/1986 193
Bowling Green 9/5/1987 173

 

Total Yards

(Opponent)

Date

Total

Bowling Green 9/5/1987 447
West Virginia 11/1/1986 422
Alabama 10/25/1986 378
Maryland 11/8/1986 350
Alabama 9/12/1987 339

Opponent Leaders

Rushing Leaders Date Team Yards
Bobby Humphrey 9/12/1987 Alabama 220
Clinton Portis 9/1/2001 Miami, FLA 164
Trent Richardson 9/11/2010 Alabama 144
Alonzo Highsmith 1/2/1987 Miami, FLA 119
Antonio Pittman 9/23/2006 Ohio State 110

 

Passing Leaders Date Team Yards
Ken Dorsey 9/1/2001 Miami, FLA 344
Steve Beuerlein

11/15/1986

Notre Dame 311
Dan Henning 11/8/1986 Maryland 302
Rich Dackin 9/5/1987 Bowling Green 288
Vinny Testaverde 1/2/1987 Miami, FLA 285

 

Receiving Leaders Date Team Yards
Reggie Thornton 9/5/1987 Bowling Green 152
Milt Jackson

11/15/1986

Notre Dame 118
Keith Jennings

1/1/1988

Clemson 110
Ferrell Edmunds 11/8/1986 Maryland 100
Kyle Hockman 9/5/1987 Bowling Green 90

 

 

Scoring Leaders Date Team Points
Tracy Johnson

1/1/1988

Clemson 18
Todd Sievers 9/1/2001 Miami, FLA 15
Tim Brown

11/15/1986

Notre Dame 12
Tony Rice 11/21/1987 Notre Dame 12
John Carney

11/15/1986

Notre Dame 7
Jason Zeller 9/5/1987 Bowling Green 7

Defensive Records

Rushing Yards

(Opponent)

Date

Total

Bowling Green 9/5/1987 3
West Virginia 11/1/1986 8
Alabama 10/25/1986 44
Pittsburgh 11/22/1986 85
Notre Dame

11/15/1986

107

 

Passing Yards

(Opponent)

Date

Total

Notre Dame 11/21/1987 92
Alabama 9/12/1987 106
Ohio State 9/23/2006 115
West Virginia 11/1/1986 126
Alabama 10/25/1986 172

 

Total Yards

(Opponent)

Date

Total

West Virginia 11/1/1986 134
Alabama 10/25/1986 216
Ohio State 9/23/2006 253
Pittsburgh 11/22/1986 258
Bowling Green 9/5/1987 291
 
 

 

 

 

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