Nineteen D2 football quarterbacks have thrown for at least 2,100 yards so far this season. Four of them come from the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference.
By any measure, PSAC quarterbacks are some of the most prolific passers in D2 football.
We assembled a list of the top seven PSAC quarterbacks. Each of these guys has thrown at least two touchdowns for every interception this season, and stand out as some of the best the conference has to offer. But which of them is No. 1? You tell us.
Vote for your favorite quarterback in the poll at the bottom of the page. We'll announce a winner when the poll closes Friday at noon Pacific. [divider]
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Tanner Garry – Slippery Rock
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Tanner Garry is the PSAC passing leader. He's the only quarterback in the conference who has attempted at least 300 passes, and as such, leads the conference in passing yards (2,832) and passing touchdowns (26).
In fact, Garry has more passing yards than any player in college football — from any division. [divider]
Collin DiGalbo – Kutztown
No PSAC quarterback has a better TD to INT ratio than Collin DiGalbo. Even without his four rushing touchdowns this season (best of any PSAC quarterback), his 19 passing touchdowns vs. two interceptions lead the conference with a ratio of 9.5 to 1. Impressive. [divider]
Ryan Zapoticky – Shippensburg
Zapoticky is one of two quarterbacks in the PSAC with at least 18 touchdowns and only two interceptions, along with Colin DiGalbo from Kutztown. The Shippensburg QB has thrown for more total yards and a higher average yardage per attempt as well. [divider]
Lenny Williams – Indiana (PA)
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Williams has the top passer rating in the PSAC — 171.7 — thanks in large part to his PSAC-best completion percentage of 67.5 and yards per attempt average of 9.42. [divider]
Michael Keir – California (PA)
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With 15 touchdown passes in eight games, Michael Keir is one of the top scoring passers in the conference, and his 281.5 passing yards per game rank third overall. [divider]
Jimmy Keefe – Gannon
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Only one PSAC freshman has started a majority of his team's games at quarterback this season. Jimmy Keefe has been legit so far. He's thrown nine touchdowns and just four interceptions, and ranks No. 67 in D2 football in overall efficiency — third best of any freshman in the division. [divider]
Doug Altavilla – Mercyhurst
Doug Altavilla is one of just four quarterbacks in the PSAC who have completed at least 60 percent of their passes this season. He ranks No. 71 in D2 in passing efficiency, and has thrown 11 touchdowns to only 4 interceptions.
[divider] Who’s the Best Quarterback in the PSAC?