The Numbers: Iowa State vs. Kansas State

lg Daniel Thomas

By Chris Williams, Publisher

Complete Iowa State Statistics

Complete Kansas State Statistics


Rushing Offense: 96, 108.00

Passing Offense: 53,231.00

Total Offense: 81,339.00

Scoring Offense: 105,17.00

Rushing Defense: 104, 215.50

Pass Efficiency Defense: 32, 103.14

Total Defense: 73, 364.00

Scoring Defense: 67, 22.50

Net Punting: 37.38

Punt Returns: 61, 8.0

Kickoff Returns: T-9, 32.25

Turnover Margin: T-101, -1.50

Pass Defense: 29, 148.50

Passing Efficiency: 109, 98.94

Sacks: T-89, 1.00

Tackles for Loss: T-75, 5.0

Sacks Allowed: T-46, 1.50


–       Linebacker A.J. Klein is averaging 13 tackles per game so far during the 2010 season. That number puts him at a tie for seventh nationally.

–       Quarterback Austen Arnaud ranks 30th nationally in total offense, averaging 263.50 yards per game.

–       Alexander Robinson is averaging 72.50 yards per game. He’s currently in a tie for 67th nationally.


Rushing Offense: 14, 259.50

Passing Offense: 89, 177.00

Total Offense: 36, 436.50

Scoring Offense: 23, 39.50

Rushing Defense: 91, 179.50

Pass Efficiency Defense: 26, 100.81

Total Defense: T-80, 380.00

Scoring Defense: 68, 23.00

Net Punting: 48, 38.36

Punt Returns: 71, 6.88

Kickoff Returns: T-9, 32.25

Turnover Margin: T-23, 1.00

Pass Defense: 59, 200.50

Passing Efficiency: 14, 168.08

Sacks: T-42, 2.00

Tackles for Loss: T-75, 5.00

Sacks Allowed: T-113, 4.00


–       Daniel Thomas is the nation’s third leading rusher. He’s averaging 185.50 rushing yards per game. He’s scored four touchdowns.

–       Quarterback Carson Coffman is the nation’s 14th ranked signal caller when it comes to passing efficiency.

–       Keep an eye on senior running back William Powell on special teams. Powell is averaging 35.33 yards per kickoff return. That stat ranks him eighth in the country.

Chris Williams


Chris was hired as Cyclone Fanatic’s publisher in the fall of 2009. He is Iowa State football's postgame show host on the Cyclone Radio Network and can be heard daily from 4-7 on Des Moines' top-rated sports station, 1460 KXnO. Williams, a 2007 graduate of Iowa State’s Greenlee School of Journalism, is the former publisher of the old ( He has also written for the Des Moines Register, the Ames Tribune, and is the former sports director at KMA Radio. When Williams isn’t working, you can usually find him doing something outdoors with his wife Ashley, daughter Camryn, and Golden Retriever Dierks. He enjoys golfing, boating, country music, the Minnesota Vikings, Atlanta Braves and is passionate about any and all motor sports so finding Williams at a local dirt track is very common.