1959 MIAC Football Statistical Leaders

Rushing
Pesonen, UM-Duluth - 7 games, 87 attempts, 561 yards, 6.4 ypc, 80.1 yards/game

Passing
Fontaine, UM-Duluth - 91 attempts, 39 completions, 611 yards, 87.3 yards/game, 4 TD

Total Offense
Fontaine, UM-Duluth - 125 plays, 51 rush, 611 pass, 662 total yards, 94.5 yards/game, 5.3 yards/play

Receiving
Bart, UM-Duluth - 14 receptions, 233 yards, 1 TD, 33.3 yards/game

Punting
Hanson, Augsburg - 43 punts, 1471 yards, 34.2 punting avg.
Grande, Hamline - 35 punts, 1197 yards, 34.2 punting avg.

Punt Returns
Pesonen, UM-Duluth - 7 returns, 174 yards, 24.9 yards/return

Kickoff Returns
Christopherson, Concordia - 6 returns, 186 yards, 31.0 yards/return

Team Rushing
Gustavus - 367 rushes, 2038 yards, 291.1 yards/game

Team Passing
Macalester - 165 attempts, 67 completions, 891 yards, 127.3 yards/game

Total Team Offense
Gustavus - 2038 rush, 602 pass, 2640 total yards, 377.1 yards/game

Total Team Defense
Gustavus - 748 rush, 395 pass, 1143 total yards, 163.3 yards/game