24 Oct 1958
3 Gophers With Leaders CHICAGO (AP) - Three University University of Minnesota players are ranked ttiis week among individual individual leaders in Big Ten football statistics. statistics. Gophers quarterback Jim Reese is fifth in total offense with 202 yards gained. End Ken Schultz is fourth among pass receivers, with a record of four catches for 52 yards. Tom Robbins ranks third among punters. He has booted 9 for an average of 40.3 yards. Three Big Ten quarterbacks, Bob Hickey of Illinois, Randy Duncan Duncan of Iowa and Dick Thornton of Northwestern, are in a close race for top yard-gaining honors. Hickey has 272 yards gained, Duncan 259 and Thornton 258. Hickey Hickey ranks as the No. 1 passer, hitting 12 of 27 attempts for 267 of his total 272-yard offensive record. record. Ohio State's Bob White is the rushing leader with a net of 151 yards in 46 trips. Iowa tops team yardage gained with a 410 average against 338 for Ohio State. But the Buckeyes have averaged 34 points to lead on the Scoreboard.