Coach Ernest Bearg
6-2 (4-1 MVC)
Coach Ernest Bearg 6-2 (4-1 MVC)
NU Football - 1927 Roster
Clifford Ashburn
Clifford Ashburn
Position: End
Year: Unk
Hometown: Tilden, Neb.
Charles Asmus
#26
Charles Asmus
 175 lbs
Position: Center
Year: So.
Hometown: Sioux City, Iowa
Victor Beck
#10
Victor Beck
 175 lbs
Position: Fullback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Broken Bow, Neb.
Willard Bronson
#77
Willard Bronson
 160 lbs
Position: Quarterback
Year: Unk
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.
John Brown
#1
John Brown
 165 lbs
Position: Quarterback
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.
Charles Bushee
#46
Charles Bushee
 190 lbs
Position: Guard
Year: So.
Hometown: Guide Rock, Neb.
Walter Drath
Walter Drath
 185 lbs
Position: Guard
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Herndon, Kan.
Fait Elkins
#9
Fait Elkins
 170 lbs
Position: Quarterback
Year: So.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.
George Farley
#29
George Farley
 175 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: So.
Hometown: Sioux City, Iowa
Lloyd Grow
#15
Lloyd Grow
 180 lbs
Position: Center
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Loup City, Neb.
Elmer Holm
#16
Elmer Holm
 190 lbs
Position: Guard
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb.
George Holt
George Holt
 190 lbs
Position: Center
Year: So.
Hometown: Oak Park, Ill.
Edward Howell
#17
Edward Howell
 185 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb.
Clinton Hurd
#34
Clinton Hurd
 200 lbs
Position: Guard
Year: So.
Hometown: Clarks, Neb.
Theodore James
#28
Theodore James
 195 lbs
Position: Center
Year: Unk
Hometown: Naperville, Ill.
Ralph Jeffries
Ralph Jeffries
 175 lbs
Position: End
Year: So.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb.
Bob Krall
Bob Krall
 175 lbs
Position: End
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Grand Island, Neb.
Vinton Lawson
#8
Vinton Lawson
 175 lbs
Position: End
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb.
Evard Lee
#2
Evard Lee
 170 lbs
Position: End
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Edgemont, S.D.
 170 lbs
Position: End
Year: So.
Hometown: Chicago, Ill.
Don Lindell
#33
Don Lindell
 170 lbs
Position: Quarterback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Wakarusa, Kan.
Leroy Lucas
#30
Leroy Lucas
 215 lbs
Position: Tackle
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb.
Clark McBride
#13
Clark McBride
 170 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: So.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.
 210 lbs
Position: Guard
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Belleville, Kan.
Glenn Munn
#44
Glenn Munn
 210 lbs
Position: Tackle
Year: So.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.
Arnold Oehlrich
#18
Arnold Oehlrich
 185 lbs
Position: Fullback
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Columbus, Neb.
Harold Peaker
#4
Harold Peaker
 160 lbs
Position: Quarterback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Kearney, Neb.
 180 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: Sr.
Hometown: DeWitt, Neb.
Clarence Raish
#67
Clarence Raish
 220 lbs
Position: Guard
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Grand Island, Neb.
Ray Randels
#21
Ray Randels
 190 lbs
Position: Tackle
Year: Sr.
Hometown: St. Anthony, Kan.
George Ray
#53
George Ray
 215 lbs
Position: Tackle
Year: So.
Hometown: Grand Island, Neb.
Joe Reeves
Joe Reeves
 180 lbs
Position: Center
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb.
 205 lbs
Position: Tackle
Year: So.
Hometown: Pawnee City, Neb.
William Schulz
William Schulz
 190 lbs
Position: Guard
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Battle Creek, Neb.
George Shaner
#5
George Shaner
 165 lbs
Position: End
Year: Sr.
Hometown: North Platte, Neb.
Adolph Simic
Adolph Simic
 170 lbs
Position: End
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Oak, Neb.
Clair Sloan
#11
Clair Sloan
 180 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: So.
Hometown: Verdon, Neb.
Leon Sprague
#12
Leon Sprague
 170 lbs
Position: End
Year: Sr.
Hometown: York, Neb.
Joe Still
Joe Still
 175 lbs
Position: Guard
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.
Howard Toms
#22
Howard Toms
 180 lbs
Position: End
Year: So.
Hometown: Fremont, Neb.
Earl Voris
#23
Earl Voris
 190 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Greeley, Colo.
Lloyd White
Lloyd White
 175 lbs
Position: Guard
Year: So.
Hometown: Neligh, Neb.
Robert Whitmore
#24
Robert Whitmore
 185 lbs
Position: Guard
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Scottsbluff, Neb.
Willard Witte
#6
Willard Witte
 160 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: So.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.
 185 lbs
Position: Center
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Adams, Neb.
No. Name Pos. Wt. Yr. Hometown (Prev School)
Ashburn Clifford Clifford Ashburn E 99 Unk Tilden, Neb.
26 Asmus Charles Charles Asmus C 175 3 So. Sioux City, Iowa
10 Beck Victor Victor Beck FB 175 5 Jr. Broken Bow, Neb.
77 Bronson Willard Willard Bronson QB 160 99 Unk Lincoln, Neb.
1 Brown John John Brown QB 165 7 Sr. Lincoln, Neb.
46 Bushee Charles Charles Bushee G 190 3 So. Guide Rock, Neb.
Drath Walter Walter Drath G 185 5 Jr. Herndon, Kan.
9 Elkins Fait Fait Elkins QB 170 3 So. Lincoln, Neb.
29 Farley George George Farley HB 175 3 So. Sioux City, Iowa
15 Grow Lloyd Lloyd Grow C 180 7 Sr. Loup City, Neb.
16 Holm Elmer Elmer Holm G 190 5 Jr. Omaha, Neb.
Holt George George Holt C 190 3 So. Oak Park, Ill.
17 Howell Edward Edward Howell HB 185 5 Jr. Omaha, Neb.
34 Hurd Clinton Clinton Hurd G 200 3 So. Clarks, Neb.
28 James Theodore Theodore James C 195 99 Unk Naperville, Ill.
Jeffries Ralph Ralph Jeffries E 175 3 So. Omaha, Neb.
Krall Bob Bob Krall E 175 5 Jr. Grand Island, Neb.
8 Lawson Vinton Vinton Lawson E 175 7 Sr. Omaha, Neb.
2 Lee Evard Evard Lee E 170 7 Sr. Edgemont, S.D.
3 Lewandowski Adolph Adolph Lewandowski E 170 3 So. Chicago, Ill.
33 Lindell Don Don Lindell QB 170 5 Jr. Wakarusa, Kan.
30 Lucas Leroy Leroy Lucas T 215 5 Jr. Omaha, Neb.
13 McBride Clark Clark McBride HB 170 3 So. Lincoln, Neb.
31 McMullen Dan Dan McMullen G 210 5 Jr. Belleville, Kan.
44 Munn Glenn Glenn Munn T 210 3 So. Lincoln, Neb.
18 Oehlrich Arnold Arnold Oehlrich FB 185 7 Sr. Columbus, Neb.
4 Peaker Harold Harold Peaker QB 160 5 Jr. Kearney, Neb.
19 Presnell Glenn Glenn Presnell HB 180 7 Sr. DeWitt, Neb.
67 Raish Clarence Clarence Raish G 220 7 Sr. Grand Island, Neb.
21 Randels Ray Ray Randels T 190 7 Sr. St. Anthony, Kan.
53 Ray George George Ray T 215 3 So. Grand Island, Neb.
Reeves Joe Joe Reeves C 180 5 Jr. Omaha, Neb.
32 Richards Raymond Raymond Richards T 205 3 So. Pawnee City, Neb.
Schulz William William Schulz G 190 5 Jr. Battle Creek, Neb.
5 Shaner George George Shaner E 165 7 Sr. North Platte, Neb.
Simic Adolph Adolph Simic E 170 5 Jr. Oak, Neb.
11 Sloan Clair Clair Sloan HB 180 3 So. Verdon, Neb.
12 Sprague Leon Leon Sprague E 170 7 Sr. York, Neb.
Still Joe Joe Still G 175 5 Jr. Lincoln, Neb.
22 Toms Howard Howard Toms E 180 3 So. Fremont, Neb.
23 Voris Earl Earl Voris HB 190 5 Jr. Greeley, Colo.
White Lloyd Lloyd White G 175 3 So. Neligh, Neb.
24 Whitmore Robert Robert Whitmore G 185 7 Sr. Scottsbluff, Neb.
6 Witte Willard Willard Witte HB 160 3 So. Lincoln, Neb.
25 Zuver Merle Merle Zuver C 185 5 Jr. Adams, Neb.
NU Football - 1927 Coaches
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