All-Time NCAA Division I-A Statistical Leaders

January 2005
World Almanac & Book of Facts;2005, p933
The article informs that prior to 2002, postseason games were not included in National Collegiate Athletic Association final football statistics or records. Beginning with the 2002 season, all postseason games were included. Some of the players covered in the article are, Ron Dayne, Ricky Williams, Tony Dorsett, and others.


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