Football Records

The Receiving Game

*Through 2019 Season

100+ Yard Receiving Games
Player Opponent Yards Year
Chad Arlt Augsburg 252 2007
Josh Kirk Concordia 233 2019
Rich Ryan Wash. U. 228 1976
Matt Boyce Crown 217 2015
Chad Arlt Willamette 206 2007
Chad Arlt Willamette 188 2006
Ryan Hoag Hamline 185 2002
Jamison Beulke Augsburg 185 2017
Matt Boyce Augsburg 178 2014
Ryan Hoag St. Olaf 177 2002
Jake Douglas St. Olaf 172 2015
Larry Bodin Bethel 172 1985
Kerry Zajicek St. Olaf 170 2006
Josh Kirk Augsburg 169 2019
Brice Panning St. Thomas 169 2019
Matt Boyce Carleton 166 2014
Brice Panning Carleton 164 2019
Chad Arlt Bethel 163 2007
Brice Panning St. Olaf 162 2018
Matt Boyce Carleton 161 2015
Mike Teasley St. Thomas 161 1975
Matt Boyce Saint John's 158 2014
Brice Panning St. Thomas 158 2018
Josh Kirk Hamline 157 2019
Matt Boyce Hamline 156 2014
Gabriel Boyce Augsburg 154 2014
Matt Boyce Concordia 153 2015
Chad Arlt Concordia 153 2007
Tom Illies St. Thomas 152 1982
John Huepenbecker Augsburg 151 1978
Chad Arlt Macalester 151 2007
Matt Boyce Crown 151 2014
Tom Illies St. Olaf 150 1982
Matt Boyce St. Olaf 150 2013
Josh Kirk Carleton 150 2018
Dave Spiegler Carleton 144 1986
Paul Pehrson Carleton 144 1986
Brice Panning Hamline 144 2019
Gabriel Boyce Hamline 143 2014
Brayton Finch Hamline 143 2017
Brice Panning Martin Luther 143 2018
Pat O'Malley Augsburg 142 1973
Darin Zielsdorf Hamline 142 1991
Chad Arlt St. Thomas 142 2007
Chad Arlt St. John's 141 2008
Elliott Herdina Pacific Lutheran 141 2009
Brice Panning Saint John's 140 2018
Brice Panning Carleton 139 2018
Darin Zielsdorf Central 138 1991
Chris Swansson Concordia 138 1998
Cameron Maurer Coe College 137 2009
Matt Boyce Lake Forest 136 2015
Chris Swansson St. Olaf 136 1997
Cody Sukalski Carleton 135 2010
Chad Arlt St. Thomas 134 2008
Otto Naujokas St. Olaf 132 1974
Larry Bodin Carleton 132 1985
Josh Kirk Carleton 130 2017
Tom Illies Bethel 129 1983
Tom Illies Macalester 128 1984
Gabriel Boyce St. Olaf 125 2014
Dan Doshan St. Thomas 125 1973
Rich Ryan St. Olaf 124 1974
Chad Arlt St. Olaf 124 2008
Cameron Maurer St. Thomas 124 2009
Brice Panning Bethel 122 2019
Matt Boyce Saint John's 121 2015
Chris Swansson Macalester 121 1998
Matt Boyce Bethel 121 2013
Todd Raarup St. John's 120 1987
Michael Hintze Carleton 120 2012
Ryan Hoag Augsburg 119 2002
Josh Kirk Martin Luther 119 2019
Matt Boyce Bethel 118 2015
Matt Boyce Hamline 118 2015
Chris Swansson Augsburg 118 1998
Andy Traetow St. John's 118 2001
Brice Panning Martin Luther 118 2019
Kerry Zajicek St. Olaf 117 2004
Paul Pehrson Carleton 117 1989
Matt Boyce St. Thomas 117 2014
Brice Panning Saint John's 117 2019
Chris Barnick Hamline 116 1997
Ryan Hoag Carleton 116 2001
Josh Kirk Augsburg 116 2017
Tom Illies St. Olaf 115 1984
Darin Zielsdorf Carleton 115 1984
Muresuk Mena St. Olaf 115 2011
Hunter Johnson Westminster 115 2016
Richard Straka Hamline 114 1984
Josh Kirk UW-River Falls 114 2017
Josh Kirk UW-Stout 114 2019
Kerry Zajicek Augsburg 113 2004
John Huepenbecker Hamline 113 1978
Lane Swannson Bethel 113 2002
Clint Riegelman Carleton 113 2005
Matt Boyce Concordia 113 2013
Scott Anderson St. Thomas 112 1989
Paul Pehrson Concordia 112 1990
Ryan Hoag St. Olaf 112 2000
Brian Robb Augsburg 111 1970
Mike Johnson Carelton 111 1997
Chad Arlt Hamline 111 2007
Turner Johnson Augsburg 111 2011
Ryan Hoag St. Olaf 110 2001
Todd Raarup Macalester 109 1986
Chad Arlt Carleton 109 2008
Marc Illies Hamline 108 1983
Tom Illies Bethel 107 1982
Brett Boese Carleton 107 2002
Gabriel Boyce Carleton 107 2014
Brayton Finch Concordia 107 2019
Matt Boyce St. Thomas 106 2015
Matt Boyce Augsburg 106 2015
Gabriel Boyce Lake Forest 105 2014
Pat O'Malley St. Thomas 104 1970
Dave Spiegler St. Thomas 104 1986
Corey Johnson Concordia 104 1990
Hunter Johnson Hamline 104 2016
Sean Smith St. John's 103 2004
Chad Arlt Augsburg 103 2006
Ryan Hoag St. John's 102 2001
Chris Greavu Maclester 102 2001
Gabriel Boyce St. Thomas 102 2014
Chris Swansson Bethel 101 1996
Kerry Zajicek St. Olaf 101 2005
Chad Arlt Coe 101 2008
Elliott Herdina Concordia 101 2011
Josh Kirk Concordia 101 2016
Mike Johnson Hamline 100 1997
Ryan Hoag Alma 100 2002
Hunter Johnson Hamline 100 2017
       
CAREER
 
Most Receptions in a Career  
Player Receptions Years  
Chad Arlt 222 2005-08  
Matt Boyce 219 2012-15  
Chris Swansson 159 1995-98  
Gabriel Boyce 157 2014-15  
Josh Kirk 151 2016-19  
Brice Panning 145 2016-19  
Ryan Hoag 144 1999-02  
Elliott Herdina 134 2008-11  
Dave Spiegler 125 1983-86  
Kerry Zajicek 117 2003-06  
John Huepenbecker 107 1976-79  
Muresuk Mena 104 2009-P  
Todd Raarup 100 1986-88  
       
Most Yards Receiving in a Career  
Player Yards Years  
Matt Boyce 3295 2012-15  
Chad Arlt 3180 2005-08  
Josh Kirk 2531 2016-19  
Brice Panning 2517 2016-19  
Ryan Hoag 2232 1999-02  
Chris Swansson 1996 1995-98  
Gabriel Boyce 1727 2014-15  
John Huepenbecker 1674 1976-79  
Dave Spiegler 1570 1983-86  
Elliott Herdina 1461 2008-11  
Tom Illies 1439 1981-84  
Cody Sukalski 1411 2007-10  
Kerry Zajicek 1397 2003-06  
       
Most Touchdowns Receiving in a Career  
Player TD's Years  
Matt Boyce 35 2012-15  
Ryan Hoag 29 1999-02  
Brice Panning 27 2016-19  
Chris Swansson 25 1995-98  
Chad Arlt 22 2005-08  
Josh Kirk 21 2016-19  
Gabriel Boyce 17 2014-15  
John Huepenbecker 17 1976-79  
Tim Belmore 15 1992-95  
Dave Spiegler 14 1983-86  
Cody Sukalski 14 2007-10  
Brayton Finch 14 2016-19  
Tom Illies 13 1981-84  
       
Highest Average Reception in a Career (Min. 50 receptions)  
Player Avg. Yds. Year  
Darin Zielsdorf 17.4 1988-91  
Brice Panning 17.4 2016-19  
Josh Kirk 16.8 2016-19  
Tom Illies 16.2 1981-84  
Larry Bodin 16.0 1983-85  
John Huepenbecker 15.6 1976-79  
Jay Schoenebeck 15.6 1976-79  
       
SEASON
 
Most Receptions in a Season  
Player Receptions Year  
Chad Arlt 100 2007  
Gabriel Boyce 89 2014  
Matt Boyce 78 2014  
Matt Boyce 77 2015  
Brice Panning 70 2019  
Gabriel Boyce 68 2015  
Chad Arlt 61 2008  
Muresuk Mena 59 2010  
Larry Bodin 58 1985  
Matt Boyce 58 2013  
Josh Kirk 58 2019  
Ryan Hoag 56 2002  
Chad Arlt 56 2006  
Ryan Hoag 54 2001  
Dave Spiegler 54 1986  
       
Most Yards Receiving in a Season  
Player Yards Year  
Matt Boyce 1318 2015  
Chad Arlt 1294 2007  
Matt Boyce 1196 2014  
Gabriel Boyce 1057 2014  
Brice Panning 992 2018  
Chad Arlt 974 2008  
Larry Bodin 889 1985  
Ryan Hoag 876 2001  
Ryan Hoag 808 2002  
Chad Arlt 765 2006  
John Huepenbecker 757 1978  
Tom Illies 726 1982  
       
Most Touchdowns Receiving in a Season  
Player TD's Year  
Matt Boyce 17 2014  
Brice Panning 17 2019  
Matt Boyce 16 2015  
Ryan Hoag 14 2001  
Chris Swansson 12 1998  
Chad Arlt 11 2007  
Chris Swansson 10 1997  
Ryan Hoag 10 2002  
Josh Kirk 9 2019  
Sean Smith 8 2004  
Gabriel Boyce 7 2015  
Tim Belmore 7 1994  
John Huepenbecker 7 1978  
Tom Illies 7 1984  
Rich Ryan 7 1976  
Dave Spiegler 7 1986  
Elliott Herdina 7 2009  
Cody Sukalski 7 2010  
Brice Panning 7 2017  
Brayton Finch 7 2019  
       
Highest Average Reception in a Season (Min. 20 receptions)  
Player Avg. Yds. Year  
Rich Ryan 27.74 1976  
Jay Schoenebeck 24.2 1976  
Marc Illies 23.6 1983  
Paul Rambow 21.7 1980  
Mitch Anderson 21.2 2007  
       
Most 100+ Yards Receiving Games in a Season  
Player Games Year  
Matt Boyce 9 2015  
Chad Arlt 7 2007  
Gabriel Boyce 6 2014  
Matt Boyce 6 2014  
Brice Panning 6 2019  
Chad Arlt 5 2008  
Brice Panning 5 2018  
Josh Kirk 5 2019  
Ryan Hoag 4 2002