Coach
Coach "Biff" Jones -- Final Ranking: 11th AP 6-1-2 (3-0-2 Big Six) Big Six Champions
NU Football - 1937 Roster
6'0"  179 lbs
Position: Guard
Year: Unk
Hometown: Wisner, Neb.
Paul Amen
#33
Paul Amen
6'0"  175 lbs
Position: End
Year: Unk
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.
William Andreson
#32
William Andreson
6'0"  184 lbs
Position: Quarterback
Year: Unk
Hometown: Plainville, Kan.
Harris Andrews
#21
Harris Andrews
5'9"  183 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: Unk
Hometown: Beatrice, Neb.
Jack Ashburn
#55
Jack Ashburn
6'1"  180 lbs
Position: End
Year: Unk
Hometown: Tilden, Neb.
Arthur Ball
#20
Arthur Ball
5'9"  169 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: Unk
Hometown: Fremont, Neb.
6'2"  193 lbs
Position: Center
Year: Unk
Hometown: Columbus, Neb.
Robert Burruss
#49
Robert Burruss
5'10"  182 lbs
Position: Center
Year: Unk
Hometown: Omaha, Neb.
William Callihan
#34
William Callihan
6'3"  182 lbs
Position: Fullback
Year: Unk
Hometown: Grand Island, Neb.
Bud Cather
#10
Bud Cather
5'8"  150 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: Unk
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.
Adna Dobson
#53
Adna Dobson
5'10"  202 lbs
Position: Guard
Year: Unk
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.
Edward Dodd
#24
Edward Dodd
5'10"  167 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: Unk
Hometown: Gothenburg, Neb.
Elmer Dohrmann
#36
Elmer Dohrmann
6'4"  198 lbs
Position: End
Year: Unk
Hometown: Staplehurst, Neb.
Theodore Doyle
#43
Theodore Doyle
6'2"  215 lbs
Position: Tackle
Year: Unk
Hometown: Curtis, Neb.
Lowell English
#30
Lowell English
5'11"  190 lbs
Position: Guard
Year: Unk
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.
Perry Franks
#27
Perry Franks
5'8"  171 lbs
Position: Guard
Year: Unk
Hometown: Hamburg, Iowa
Fred Griffin
#23
Fred Griffin
6'3"  182 lbs
Position: End
Year: Unk
Hometown: Sutherland, Neb.
Lloyd Grimm
#44
Lloyd Grimm
6'1"  183 lbs
Position: End
Year: Unk
Hometown: Omaha, Neb.
William Herrmann
#29
William Herrmann
6'0"  174 lbs
Position: Guard
Year: Unk
Hometown: Osceola, Neb.
Richard Hitchcock
#2
Richard Hitchcock
6'0"  192 lbs
Position: End
Year: Unk
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.
Hugo Hoffman
#19
Hugo Hoffman
5'9"  172 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: Unk
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.
John Howell
#13
John Howell
5'10"  183 lbs
Position: Quarterback
Year: Unk
Hometown: Omaha, Neb.
Robert Kahler
#35
Robert Kahler
6'3"  187 lbs
Position: End
Year: Unk
Hometown: Grand Island, Neb.
Orville Kingery
#48
Orville Kingery
6'2"  205 lbs
Position: Tackle
Year: Unk
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.
Arlo Klum
#51
Arlo Klum
5'11"  192 lbs
Position: Guard
Year: Unk
Hometown: Shenandoah, Iowa
James Mathers
#12
James Mathers
5'10"  164 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: Unk
Hometown: Arapahoe, Neb.
Eldon McIllravy
#25
Eldon McIllravy
6'1"  176 lbs
Position: Fullback
Year: Unk
Hometown: Tecumseh, Neb.
Robert Mehring
#11
Robert Mehring
5'10"  170 lbs
Position: Guard
Year: Unk
Hometown: Grand Island, Neb.
Robert Mills
#46
Robert Mills
6'3"  200 lbs
Position: Tackle
Year: Unk
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.
Robert Morris
#39
Robert Morris
6'0"  180 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: Unk
Hometown: North Platte, Neb.
Vernon Neprud
#52
Vernon Neprud
6'0"  215 lbs
Position: Tackle
Year: Unk
Hometown: Verdel, Neb.
Gus Peters
#42
Gus Peters
6'0"  193 lbs
Position: Guard
Year: Unk
Hometown: Lexington, Neb.
Roy Petsch
#37
Roy Petsch
6'1"  171 lbs
Position: Quarterback
Year: Unk
Hometown: Scottsbluff, Neb.
William Pfeiff
#50
William Pfeiff
5'6"  193 lbs
Position: Guard
Year: Unk
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.
Thurston Phelps
#17
Thurston Phelps
5'11"  171 lbs
Position: Quarterback
Year: Unk
Hometown: Exeter, Neb.
Marvin Plock
#15
Marvin Plock
5'8"  155 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: Unk
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.
George Porter
#18
George Porter
6'1"  176 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: Unk
Hometown: Denver, Colo.
Robert Ramey
#16
Robert Ramey
6'1"  180 lbs
Position: Center
Year: Unk
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.
John Richardson
#31
John Richardson
5'11"  179 lbs
Position: End
Year: Unk
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.
Sam Schwartzkopf
#54
Sam Schwartzkopf
6'0"  207 lbs
Position: Tackle
Year: Unk
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.
Kenneth Shindo
#28
Kenneth Shindo
6'0"  173 lbs
Position: End
Year: Unk
Hometown: Grand Island, Neb.
6'2"  200 lbs
Position: Tackle
Year: Unk
Hometown: Latrobe, Pa.
Herman Strasheim
#56
Herman Strasheim
6'0"  205 lbs
Position: Tackle
Year: Unk
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.
Theos Thompson
#26
Theos Thompson
5'10"  165 lbs
Position: End
Year: Unk
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.
No. Name Pos. Ht. Wt. Yr. Hometown (Prev School)
22 Alfson Warren Warren Alfson G 6-0 179 99 Unk Wisner, Neb.
33 Amen Paul Paul Amen E 6-0 175 99 Unk Lincoln, Neb.
32 Andreson William William Andreson QB 6-0 184 99 Unk Plainville, Kan.
21 Andrews Harris Harris Andrews HB 5-9 183 99 Unk Beatrice, Neb.
55 Ashburn Jack Jack Ashburn E 6-1 180 99 Unk Tilden, Neb.
20 Ball Arthur Arthur Ball HB 5-9 169 99 Unk Fremont, Neb.
47 Brock Charles Charles Brock C 6-2 193 99 Unk Columbus, Neb.
49 Burruss Robert Robert Burruss C 5-10 182 99 Unk Omaha, Neb.
34 Callihan William William Callihan FB 6-3 182 99 Unk Grand Island, Neb.
10 Cather Bud Bud Cather HB 5-8 150 99 Unk Lincoln, Neb.
53 Dobson Adna Adna Dobson G 5-10 202 99 Unk Lincoln, Neb.
24 Dodd Edward Edward Dodd HB 5-10 167 99 Unk Gothenburg, Neb.
36 Dohrmann Elmer Elmer Dohrmann E 6-4 198 99 Unk Staplehurst, Neb.
43 Doyle Theodore Theodore Doyle T 6-2 215 99 Unk Curtis, Neb.
30 English Lowell Lowell English G 5-11 190 99 Unk Lincoln, Neb.
27 Franks Perry Perry Franks G 5-8 171 99 Unk Hamburg, Iowa
23 Griffin Fred Fred Griffin E 6-3 182 99 Unk Sutherland, Neb.
44 Grimm Lloyd Lloyd Grimm E 6-1 183 99 Unk Omaha, Neb.
29 Herrmann William William Herrmann G 6-0 174 99 Unk Osceola, Neb.
2 Hitchcock Richard Richard Hitchcock E 6-0 192 99 Unk Lincoln, Neb.
19 Hoffman Hugo Hugo Hoffman HB 5-9 172 99 Unk Lincoln, Neb.
13 Howell John John Howell QB 5-10 183 99 Unk Omaha, Neb.
35 Kahler Robert Robert Kahler E 6-3 187 99 Unk Grand Island, Neb.
48 Kingery Orville Orville Kingery T 6-2 205 99 Unk Lincoln, Neb.
51 Klum Arlo Arlo Klum G 5-11 192 99 Unk Shenandoah, Iowa
12 Mathers James James Mathers HB 5-10 164 99 Unk Arapahoe, Neb.
25 McIllravy Eldon Eldon McIllravy FB 6-1 176 99 Unk Tecumseh, Neb.
11 Mehring Robert Robert Mehring G 5-10 170 99 Unk Grand Island, Neb.
46 Mills Robert Robert Mills T 6-3 200 99 Unk Lincoln, Neb.
39 Morris Robert Robert Morris HB 6-0 180 99 Unk North Platte, Neb.
52 Neprud Vernon Vernon Neprud T 6-0 215 99 Unk Verdel, Neb.
42 Peters Gus Gus Peters G 6-0 193 99 Unk Lexington, Neb.
37 Petsch Roy Roy Petsch QB 6-1 171 99 Unk Scottsbluff, Neb.
50 Pfeiff William William Pfeiff G 5-6 193 99 Unk Lincoln, Neb.
17 Phelps Thurston Thurston Phelps QB 5-11 171 99 Unk Exeter, Neb.
15 Plock Marvin Marvin Plock HB 5-8 155 99 Unk Lincoln, Neb.
18 Porter George George Porter HB 6-1 176 99 Unk Denver, Colo.
16 Ramey Robert Robert Ramey C 6-1 180 99 Unk Lincoln, Neb.
31 Richardson John John Richardson E 5-11 179 99 Unk Lincoln, Neb.
54 Schwartzkopf Sam Sam Schwartzkopf T 6-0 207 99 Unk Lincoln, Neb.
28 Shindo Kenneth Kenneth Shindo E 6-0 173 99 Unk Grand Island, Neb.
45 Shirey Fred Fred Shirey T 6-2 200 99 Unk Latrobe, Pa.
56 Strasheim Herman Herman Strasheim T 6-0 205 99 Unk Lincoln, Neb.
26 Thompson Theos Theos Thompson E 5-10 165 99 Unk Lincoln, Neb.
NU Football - 1937 Coaches
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