Nov. 12, 1997

1997 Wake Forest Football Statistics

(Won 5, Lost 5 / 3-4 in ACC)
DATE    OPPONENT            RESULT      ATT.        TEAM STATISTICS             WAKE     OPPO
9/6     Northwestern        W   27-20   24,320      Total Points                238     230
9/13    at East Carolina    L   24-25   38,031      Points Per Game             23.8    23.0
9/20    Georgia Tech        L   26-28   22,832      Total Offense               3699    3432
9/25    N.C.State           W   19-18   24,259      Yards Per Game              369.9   343.2
10/4    at Virginia         L   13-21   40,000      Rushing Avg.                116.4   103.1
10/11   at North Carolina   L   12-30   57,000      Passing Avg.                253.5   240.1
10/18   Maryland            W   35-17   17,893      Total Plays                 731     694
10/25   at Duke             W   38-24   28,531      Yards Per Play              5.1     4.9
11/1    Clemson             L   16-33   23,411      First Downs                 198     173
11/8    at Rutgers          W   28-14   11,717      by Rushing                  73      67
11/15   at Florida State                            by Passing                  113     103
                                                    by Penalty                  12       3
SCORE BY QUARTERS   1   2   3   4                   3rd Down Conversions        57/149  62/159
Wake Forest         86  49  35  68                  Percentage                  38.3    39.0
Opponents           22  95  56  57                  4th Down Conversions        9/15    6-16
                                                    Percentage                  60.0    37.5
TOTAL OFFENSE   G   RUSH    PASS    TOTAL/AVG   TD  Penalties/Yds Lost          66/501  75/603
Kuklick         9   -48     2180    2132/236.9  16  Fumbles-Lost                18-14   12-7
                                                    Total Turnovers             25      16
ALL PURPOSE  G  RUSH  REC   KOR PR   TOTAL/AVG      Time of Possession          301:44  298:16
Clark       10   0    879   0   0   879/87.9        Game Average                30:10   29:50

RUSHING   G-GS  ATT GAIN   LOST  NET    YDS/CARRY   YDS/GAME    TD  LONG    HIGH GAME
Lewis     10-4  107 502     32   470       4.4       47.0        4   55     160 Duke
Kane      10-6  105 458     25   433       4.1       43.3        3   43     146 Duke
Gary        9    52 293     19   274       5.3       30.4        1   76      85 East Carolina
Savage      2    10  50      9    41       4.1                   0   25      34 Northwestern
McCoy       2     2  10      0    10       5.0                   0    8      10 Clemson
Shaw        6     6  10      0    10       1.7                   0    3
Sankey      5    28  78     70     8                             2   16
Suber       1     1   4      0     4                             0    4
Clark      10     1   0      0     0        
Deese      10     1   0     14   -14
Kuklick     9    51 114    162   -48                             1   14
Team        3    24 -24                         
Wake Forest 10  367 1519   355  1164       3.2      116.4       11   76     309 Duke
Opponents   10  344 1326   295  1031       3.0      103.1       10   37     196 Clemson

PASSING     G-GS    COMP    ATT PCT.    YARDS   YDS/GAME    INT TD  LONG    SACKS   HIGH GAME
Kuklick     9-9     190     312 60.9    2180    242.4       11  15  41       19     330 Maryland
Sankey      5-1      33      52 63.5    355      71.0        0  0   43        7     158 Rutgers 
Wake Forest 10      223     364 61.3    2535    253.5       11  15  43       26     330 Maryland
Opponents   10      207     350 59.1    2401    240.1        9  17  52       26     314 Maryland

RECEIVING    G-GS   REC YDS   YDS/REC   TD  LONG    KICKOFF RETURNS NO  YDS AVG  TD LONG
Clark       10-10   66  879     13.3     4  43      Savage          16  438 27.4 1  98
Deese       10-10   52  664     12.8     4  41      Deese            8  174 21.8 0  52
Davis       10-10   44  450     10.2     5  40      Lik              1   12 12.0 0  12
Kane        10      34  275      8.1     1  39      Zelenka          1   12 12.0 0  12
Lik         10       7   68      9.7     0  14      Merritt          1   10 10.0 0  10
Snead        9       6   73     12.2     0  32      Wake Forest     27  646 23.9 1  98
Zelenka     10-10    6   68     11.3     0  16      Opponents       47  876 18.6 0  69
Merritt     10       3   34     11.3     1  20  
Perry        7       2   11      5.5     0   7      PUNT RETURNS    NO  YDS AVG TD  LONG
Alexander    7       1    2      2.0     0   2      Solomon          7   51 7.3  0  14
Gary         9       1    5      5.0     0   5      Austin          17   86 5.1  0  21
McCoy        2       1    6      6.0     0   6      Wake Forest     24  137 5.7  0  21
Wake Forest 10      223 2535    11.4    15  43      Opponents      *18   67 3.7  0  13
Opponents   10      207 2401    11.6    17  52         (*actual returns only - does not include two blocked punts)
 
SCORING     TDs (r-p-other) XPT   Run    XPT   Pass XPT Kick    FG-FGA  TOTAL
Burdick                    23-23        15-22#                            68
Davis        5  (0-5-0)                                                   30
Clark        4  (0-4-0)                                                   24
Deese        4  (0-4-0)                                                   24
Kane         4  (3-1-0)                                                   24
Lewis        4  (4-0-0)                                                   24
Sankey       2  (2-0-0)     1-1   0-1                                     14
Gary         1  (1-0-0)                                                    6
Kuklick      1  (1-0-0)     0-3                                            6
Lyman        1  (0-0-1)                                                    6
Merritt      1  (0-1-0)                                                    6
Savage       1  (0-0-1)                                                    6
Wake Forest 28  (11-15-2)   1-1          0-4           23-23     15-22#  238
Opponents   29  (10-17-2)   1-1          0-2           22-26     10-13  *230
                        #includes two blocked attempts
                            *includes a safety 

FIELD GOALS  0-29   30-39   40-49   50+ TOTAL   LONG    Makes (*Blocked/#Misses)
Burdick      6-7     5-6     4-7    0-2 15-22   46    28,46,40#,50#,30,20,42,18,37,
                                                      29,24,37,45,43*,46*,43,24#,38,
                                                      37#,32,22,50#
Opponents    2-2     5-5     2-4    1-2 10-13   52

PUNTING     NO  YDS     AVG     BLK Ins20   Ins10   LONG    50+ RET-YDS TEAM NET
Moore       43  1787    41.6    2    15      4      55      10   18-67
Team         2    0                                               2-54          
Wake Forest 45  1787    39.7    2    15      4      55      10   20-121   37.0
Opponents   61  2548    41.8    0    18      8      77      11   24-137   39.5

DEFENSIVE STATISTICS
TACKLES    G-GS     UT  AT  TOTAL   TFL*    SACKS   INTERCEPTIONS   NO  YDS AVG TD  LONG
Lyman      10-10    53  32  85    9/-65     7/-58   Austin  2   16  8.0 0   16
Moses      10-10    46  35  81    8/-48     4/-38   Daniel  1   39  39.0    0   39
Solomon    10-10    45  18  63    1/-1              Lyman   1   41  41.0    1   41
Zadel      10-10    43  20  63    8/-23     1/-7    Mellerson   1   2   2.0 0   2
Parrish    10-10    34  14  48    1/-8      1/-8    Moses   1   10  10.0    0   10
Suber        9-3    28  19  47    1/-2              Parrish 1   0   --      
Shackleford 10-5    25  19  44    9/-42     4/-33   Solomon 1   39  39.0    0   39
Robbins    10-10    28   8  36    9/-32     4/-25   Zadel   1   7   7.0 0   7
Muyres       9-7    20  16  36                      Wake Forest 9   154 17.1    1   41
Fatzinger  10-10    16  19  35    3/-12     2/-11   Opponents   11  102 9.3 1   32
Jones        9-9    17  12  29    3/-13     1/-6        
Daniel     10-10    15  12  27                      PASSES BROKEN UP
Austin       10     20   5  25    1/-2      1/-2    Lyman - 7
Joyner      7-6     18   7  25    7/-11             Solomon - 6
Mannon        9      9   9  18                      Austin, Moses - 5
Wilburn      10      9   9  18    3/-8      2/-7    Muyres - 4
Mellerson    10     10   6  16    3/-4              Daniel - 3
Makovec       7      6   2   8                      Fatzinger, Makovec, Parrish, Robbins, Zadel - 2
Guice         9      5   1   6                      Guice, Mellerson, Moore, Smith - 1
Moore         9      5   1   6    1/-8      1/-8    
K.Smith       5      4       4                      PRESSURES
Ray           5      3       3                      Zadel - 11
                                                    *includes sacks Robbins - 7
                                                    Fatzomger -6
                                                    Joyner - 5
Special Teams  UT/AT                                Jones, Ray, Shackleford - 4
D.Moore - 12/5                                      Moses - 2
Smith - 7/3                                         Lyman, Wilburn - 1
Bender - 6/1                            
Petz - 5/1  Suber - 2/4                 
Daniel - 3/2                                        FUMBLES RECOVERED/CAUSED
Makovec - 1/3                                       Suber - 3/0 Solomon 2/1
Solomon  - 3/0                                      Parrish, Davis - 2/1    
Muyres - 1/2                                        Moore - 1/1 Parrish - 0/2
Austin, Burdick, Lyman - 1/1                        Fatzinger, Jones - 1/0
T.Moore, Moses, Parrish - 0/1                   
BLOCKED KICKS
Moses - 1 (fg)
    
1997 GAME BY GAME STATISTICS
RUSHING         (att-yds-TD)    Kane     Gary     Lewis Team    Opponent
Northwestern    18-39-1         8-74     4-11      43-144-1     26-63-0
East Carolina   16-71-1         9-85     2-(-1)    40-125-2     33-94-2
Georgia Tech    11-38           5-15     1-3        22-55       44-133-1
N.C.State       10-21           9-38     9-28       33-82       36-98-1
Virginia         6-4            dnp      9-15       25-37       35-128-1
North Carolina  1-0             7-24     3-12       23-23       36-80-3
Maryland        12-45           5-28    17-87-1   37-151-1      30-53-0
Duke            17-146-1        7-15-1  15-160-1  49-309-3      39-153-1
Clemson          6-20           1-0      11-26     33-50-1      45-196-1
Rutgers          8-51           1-(-5)  36-129-2  62-188-3      20-33-0
PASSING (comp-att-yds-TD-int)   Kuklick       Sankey           Team            Opponent
Northwestern                23-33-273-2-0     3-3-35        26-36-308-2-0   22-40-270-2-1
East Carolina               19-30-257-1-1       dnp         19-30-257-1-1   23-41-269-2-0
Georgia Tech                22-42-258-2-1       dnp         22-42-258-2-1   19-27-208-3-1
N.C.State                   23-34-275-2-1       dnp         23-34-275-2-1   21-34-209-1-1
Virginia                    27-40-264-1-3       dnp         27-40-264-1-3   17-20-183-1-0
North Carolina              22-44-237-1-0       3-7-14      25-51-251-1-0   26-42-274-0-1
Maryland                    26-41-330-3-2       dnp         26-41-330-3-2   29-50-314-2-0
Duke                        19-34-205-2-3        0          19-34-205-2-3   15-36-196-2-2
Clemson                      9-14-81-1-0      13-22-148     22-36-229-1-0   18-26-286-2-0
Rutgers inj                 14-20-158-0-0    14-20-158-0-0  17-34-192-2-3
RECEIVING(rec-yds-TD)    Clark   Davis     Deese     Kane       
Northwestern            9-127-1   2-45    7-53-1     3-28   
East Carolina            3-48     3-61    3-55-1     8-72   
Georgia Tech             4-36     4-40    7-118-1    4-47-1 
N.C.State               7-134-1  3-13-1    9-104     2-4    
Virginia                7-96-1    6-42     5-66      4-14   
North Carolina          11-102    5-50     5-55-1   1-(-2)  
Maryland                6-111-1  5-42-1    6-62      5-76   
Duke                     6-61     9-92-2   1-15      2-21   
Clemson                 10-98     2-17-1   7-102     2-6
Rutgers                  3-66     5-48     2-34      3-9
TACKLES (UT-Total)  Dan     Fatz    Jones   Joy     Lyman   Moses   Muyr    Par   Solo   Suber  Zadel   
Northwestern        2-5     1-3     1-2     4-6     4-10    5-9     2-5     2-3     2-4   2-2   6-9
East Carolina        0      0-4     1-1     3-4     9-12    4-8     1-5     1-2     2-2   4-6   6-7
Georgia Tech        4-6     0-2     2-7     3-5     6-9     6-14    4-6     4-6     2-5   1-4   6-8
N.C.State           2-2     4-8     inj     4-4     4-8     6-10    2-4     6-9     5-6   5-6   2-3
Virginia            0-1     1-2     1-1     3-5     4-9     3-7     1-1     3-3     6-9   1-6   5-7
North Carolina      1-1     1-1     2-5      0      9-11    3-5     inj     5-8     9-10  6-11  6-10
Maryland            3-4      0      1-2     inj     8-8     5-7     2-2     4-6     3-5   3-4   5-7
Duke                2-5     2-3     6-7     1-1     2-8     5-9     2-3     4-4     1-3   5-7   1-3
Clemson             0-2     2-4     1-2     inj     2-3     4-6     3-4     5-6     11-13  inj  2-4
Rutgers             1-1     2-5     2-2     inj     5-7     5-6     3-6     0-1     4-6   1-1   5-5
PUNTING (punts-avg) Moore   KICKING (XPTs; FGs/miss#/blk*)  
Northwestern        4-49.3  Northwestern    3-3; 28,46,40#
East Carolina       3-31.4  East Carolina   3-3; 50#,30
Georgia Tech        7-38.6  Georgia Tech    2-2; 20,42
N.C.State           2-37.0  N.C.State       1-1; 18,37
Virginia            5-46.2  Virginia        1-1: 29,24
North Carolina      8-44.4  North Carolina    0; 37,45
Maryland            3-41.7  Maryland        5-5; 43*
Duke                2-37.0  Duke            5-5: 46*, 43, 24#
Clemson             4-42.0  Clemson         1-1: 38, 37
Rutgers             3-45.3  Rutgers         2-2: 32, 22, 50#
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