Memphis Football 2011 Info - Liberty Bowl Records


Best Record
5-1-0 (1967, 1969)
 
Worst Record
0-5-0 (1981)
 
Most Points Scored
Memphis - 69 vs Louisville, 1969
Opponent - 56, Louisville, 2004 & Houston, 2010
 
Highest Combined Score
107 pts., 55-52, 3OT win over SMU, 2007
 
Lowest Combined Score
3 pts., 3-0 loss to Ole Miss, 1999
 
Longest Run from Scrimmage
Memphis - 92 yards by Herb Covington vs Cincinnati, 1966
Opponent - 84 yards by Mickey Collins, Wichita State, 1978
 
Longest Pass Completion
Memphis - 94 yards by Lloyd Patterson to Earnest Gray vs Houston, 1978
Opponent - 85 yards by Erik Ainge to Robert Meachem, Tennessee, 2006
 
Longest Interception Return
Memphis - 91 yards by Bob Orians vs Southern Miss, 1977
Opponent - 99 yards by Izell McGill, Mississippi State, 1996 (intercepted fumble) & by Dustin Mouzon, Ole Miss, 2007
 
Longest Kickoff Return
Memphis - 98 yards by Jerry Harris vs Southern Miss, 1983
Opponent - 100 yards by Maurice Nelson, Tulane, 1985
 
Longest Punt Return
Memphis - 94 yards by Keith Wright vs Louisville, 1975
Opponent - 85 yards by Morris Letcher, East Carolina, 1992
 
Longest Field Goal
Memphis - 53 yards by Stephen Gostkowski vs Marshall, 2005
Opponent - Franco Grilla 50 yards, UCF, 1990
 
Most Yards Rushing by an Individual
Memphis - 262 yards by DeAngelo Williams vs Houston, 2004
Opponent - 301 yards by Chris Johnson, East Carolina, 2007
 
Most Yards Rushing by a Team
Memphis - 507 yards vs Tulsa, 1969
Opponent - 491 yards, East Carolina, 2007
 
Fewest Yards Rushing by a Team
Memphis - minus 13 yards vs Texas A&M, 1979
Opponent - minus 4 yards, Ole Miss, 1993
 
Most Yards Passing by an Individual
Memphis - 416 yards, Martin Hankins vs East Carolina, 2007
Opponent - 431 yards by Jordan Palmer, UTEP, 2005
 
Most Yards Passing by a Team
Memphis - 416 yards vs East Carolina, 2007
Opponent - 431 yards, UTEP, 2005
 
Fewest Yards Passing by a Team
Memphis - minus 3 yards vs Marshall, 2005
Opponent - 14 yards, Southern Miss, 1981
 
Most Passing Attempts by an Individual
Memphis - 60 by Martin Hankins vs ECU & Ole Miss, 2007
Opponent - 61 by Marquel Blackwell, USF, 2001
 
Most Passing Attempts by a Team
Memphis - 61 vs Ole Miss, ECU & SMU, 2007
Opponent - 62 by USF, 2001
 
Most Pass Completions by an Individual
Memphis - 41 by Martin Hankins vs Ole Miss, 2007
Opponent - 35 by Marcus Crandell, East Carolina, 1994 & by Justin Willis, SMU, 2007
 
Most Pass Completions by a Team
Memphis - 41 vs Ole Miss, 2007
Opponent - 36 by East Carolina, 1994
 
Most Pass Receptions by an Individual
Memphis - 13 by Maurice Avery vs UAB, 2003
Opponent - 14, Chris Penn, Tulsa, 1993
 
Most Receiving Yards by an Individual
Memphis - 186 yards by Bob Sherlag vs Mississippi State, 1965
Opponent - 208 yards, James Casey, Rice, 2008
 
Most Total Offense by an Individual
Memphis - 405 yards by Martin Hankins vs ECU, 2007
Opponent - 489 yards by Justin Willis, SMU, 2007
 
Most Total Offense by a Team
Memphis - 659 yards vs Louisville, 1969
Opponent - 651 yards by Houston, 2010
 
Most Combined Total Offense by Two Teams in a Game
1,202 yards, Memphis (603) vs Louisville (599), 2004
 
Most Touchdowns by a Team in a Game
Memphis - 10 vs Louisville, 1969
Opponent - 8, Tennessee, 1969; Louisville, 2004; East Carolina, 2007 & Houston, 2010
 
Most Points Scored by an Individual
Memphis - 24 by DeAngelo Williams vs Houston & Chattanooga, 2004
Opponent - 24 by Michael Haddix, Mississippi St., 1982; James Jones, Mississippi St., 1978; Eric Shelton, Louisville, 2004 & Chris Johnson, ECU, 2007
 
Most Rushing Touchdowns by an Individual
Memphis - 4 by DeAngelo Williams vs Houston, 2004
Opponent - 4, Michael Haddix, Mississippi State, 1982; James Jones, Mississippi State, 1978 & Chris Johnson, East Carolina, 2007
 
Most Rushing Touchdowns by a Team
Memphis - 7 vs North Texas St., 1971
Opponent - 6 by Tennessee, 1969; Texas A&M, 1978 & East Carolina, 2007
 
Most Touchdown Passes by an Individual
Memphis - 5 by Danny Wimprine vs Murray State, 2002
Opponent - 5 by David Piland, Houston, 2010 & Tyler Bray, Tennessee, 2010
 
Most Touchdown Passes by a Team
Memphis - 5 vs Louisville, 1969; Murray State, 2002 & SMU, 2007
Opponent - 6 by Houston, 2010
 
Most Touchdown Receptions by an Individual
Memphis - 3 by five players (most recent Carlos Singleton vs SMU, 2007)
Opponent - 3 by Alama Matthews, Vanderbilt, 1982, Roydell Williams, Tulane, 2004 & Emmanuel Sanders, SMU, 2007
 
Most Field Goals Made by an Individual
Memphis - 4 by Rusty Bennett vs North Texas State, 1977; Stephen Gostkowski vs Marshall, 2005 & Matt Reagan vs UAB, 2007
Opponent - 4 by Jim Becksvoort, Tennessee, 1992 and Michael Torres, UCF, 2006
 
Most Points Kicking by an Individual
Memphis - 15 by Ryan White vs Cincinnati, 1998
Opponent - 14 by Jim Becksvoort, Tennessee, 1992, Michael Torres, UCF, 2006 & Michael Palardy, Tennessee, 2010
 
Most Interceptions by an Individual
Memphis - 3 by Keith Simpson vs North Texas State, 1977, and Olie Cordell vs Mississippi State, 1965
Opponent - 3 by Chris Donnelly, Vanderbilt, 1989 & J.R. Reed, USF, 2003
 
Most Interceptions by a Team
Memphis - 6 vs Tulsa, 1972
Opponent - 5 by three teams (most recent Mississippi State, 2002)
 
Most Interception Return Yardage by an Individual
Memphis - 95 yards by Marty Hammock vs Southern Miss, 1973
Opponent - 124 yards by Shawn Ferguson, Cincinnati, 1998 (two interceptions)
 
Most Punts by an Individual
Memphis - 13 by Hugh Owens vs Texas A&M, 1979
 
Most Punt Returns by an Individual
Memphis - 6 by Russell Copeland vs Cincinnati, 1992
Opponent - 8 by Willie Gault, Tennessee, 1981
 
Most Punt Returns by a Team
Memphis - 8 vs Quantico, 1968
Opponent - 13 by Texas A&M, 1979
 
Most Punt Return Yardage
Memphis - 133 by David Berrong vs Wichita State, 1968
Opponent - 123 by Morris Letcher, East Carolina, 1992

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