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Coach "Biff" Jones -- 4-5 (3-2 Big Six)

NU Football - 1941 Roster

NU Football - 1941 Players

George Abel
#47

George Abel

George Abel
6'2"  200 lbs
Position: Guard
Year: Unk
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.
Marvin Athey
#41

Marvin Athey

Marvin Athey
6'2"  190 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: Unk
Hometown: Wauneta, Neb.
Forrest Bachman
#11

Forrest Bachman

Forrest Bachman
6'0"  188 lbs
Position: Center
Year: Unk
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.
Wayne Blue
#39

Wayne Blue

Wayne Blue
6'0"  205 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: Unk
Hometown: Tecumseh, Neb.
Phil Bordy
#21

Phil Bordy

Phil Bordy
5'9"  196 lbs
Position: Tackle
Year: Unk
Hometown: Silver Creek, Neb.
Don Bottorff
#28

Don Bottorff

Don Bottorff
5'11"  194 lbs
Position: Guard
Year: Unk
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.
Dale Bradley
#42

Dale Bradley

Dale Bradley
5'10"  174 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: Unk
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.
William Bryant
#29

William Bryant

William Bryant
5'11"  180 lbs
Position: Guard
Year: Unk
Hometown: Ashland, Neb.
Joe Byler
#45

Joe Byler

Joe Byler
6'4"  212 lbs
Position: Tackle
Year: Unk
Hometown: Alma, Neb.
Robert Cooper
#24

Robert Cooper

Robert Cooper
6'0"  176 lbs
Position: Quarterback
Year: Unk
Hometown: Omaha, Neb.
William Howard DeBus
#31

William Howard DeBus

William Howard DeBus
6'1"  195 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: Unk
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.
Robert Deviney
#40

Robert Deviney

Robert Deviney
6'0"  186 lbs
Position: Guard
Year: Unk
Hometown: South Sioux City, Neb.
Dwayne Domeier
#27

Dwayne Domeier

Dwayne Domeier
6'1"  188 lbs
Position: Tackle
Year: Unk
Hometown: Geneva, Neb.
Charles Duda
#22

Charles Duda

Charles Duda
6'0"  186 lbs
Position: Guard
Year: Unk
Hometown: South Sioux City, Neb.
Vike Francis
#38

Vike Francis

Vike Francis
6'2"  208 lbs
Position: Fullback
Year: Unk
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.
Bert Gissler
#10

Bert Gissler

Bert Gissler
6'7"  197 lbs
Position: End
Year: Unk
Hometown: Osceola, Neb.
E.C. Hanisch
#49

E.C. Hanisch

E.C. Hanisch
5'11"  195 lbs
Position: Guard
Year: Unk
Hometown: St. Paul, Neb.
Wilmer Hanson
#13

Wilmer Hanson

Wilmer Hanson
5'8"  175 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: Unk
Hometown: Loomis, Neb.
Jack Hazen
#32

Jack Hazen

Jack Hazen
6'2"  182 lbs
Position: End
Year: Unk
Hometown: Omaha, Neb.
Clarence Herndon
#34

Clarence Herndon

Clarence Herndon
6'0"  200 lbs
Position: Tackle
Year: Unk
Hometown: Grand Island, Neb.
Robert Hyde
#51

Robert Hyde

Robert Hyde
6'0"  196 lbs
Position: Guard
Year: Unk
Hometown: Omaha, Neb.
Gene Irick
#23

Gene Irick

Gene Irick
5'6"  170 lbs
Position: Guard
Year: Unk
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.
Dean Jackson
#46

Dean Jackson

Dean Jackson
6'0"  175 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: Unk
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.
Gerald Kathol
#12

Gerald Kathol

Gerald Kathol
6'1"  178 lbs
Position: End
Year: Unk
Hometown: Hartington, Neb.
Howard Kelly
#56

Howard Kelly

Howard Kelly
6'2"  190 lbs
Position: Center
Year: Unk
Hometown: Grand Island, Neb.
Francis Leik
#52

Francis Leik

Francis Leik
6'1"  201 lbs
Position: Tackle
Year: Unk
Hometown: Hastings, Neb.
Roy Long
#33

Roy Long

Roy Long
5'11"  189 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: Unk
Hometown: Blair, Neb.
Robert Ludwick
#30

Robert Ludwick

Robert Ludwick
6'0"  175 lbs
Position: End
Year: Unk
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.
Howard Martig
#35

Howard Martig

Howard Martig
5'10"  210 lbs
Position: Tackle
Year: Unk
Hometown: Omaha, Neb.
Fred Meier
#20

Fred Meier

Fred Meier
5'11"  185 lbs
Position: Center
Year: Unk
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.
Fred Metheny
#36

Fred Metheny

Fred Metheny
5'11"  173 lbs
Position: Quarterback
Year: Unk
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.
Lynn Myers
#48

Lynn Myers

Lynn Myers
5'11"  168 lbs
Position: Guard
Year: Unk
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.
Jack Nelson
#55

Jack Nelson

Jack Nelson
6'2"  188 lbs
Position: Guard
Year: Unk
Hometown: Omaha, Neb.
Ed Nyden
#16

Ed Nyden

Ed Nyden
6'3"  180 lbs
Position: End
Year: Unk
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.
Fred Preston
#50

Fred Preston

Fred Preston
6'3"  190 lbs
Position: End
Year: Unk
Hometown: Fairbury, Neb.
Jerome Prochaska
#53

Jerome Prochaska

Jerome Prochaska
6'1"  175 lbs
Position: End
Year: Unk
Hometown: Ulysses, Neb.
Randall Salisbury
#14

Randall Salisbury

Randall Salisbury
6'0"  185 lbs
Position: Fullback
Year: Unk
Hometown: Elwood, Neb.
Victor Schleich
#57

Victor Schleich

Victor Schleich
6'2"  234 lbs
Position: Tackle
Year: Unk
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.
Kenneth Simmons
#19

Kenneth Simmons

Kenneth Simmons
5'7"  165 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: Unk
Hometown: Valentine, Neb.
Wayne Sindt
#15

Wayne Sindt

Wayne Sindt
5'11"  168 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: Unk
Hometown: Naponee, Neb.
Marvin Thompson
#44

Marvin Thompson

Marvin Thompson
6'1"  171 lbs
Position: End
Year: Unk
Hometown: Mitchell, Neb.
Herbert VonGoetz
#58

Herbert VonGoetz

Herbert VonGoetz
5'11"  191 lbs
Position: Guard
Year: Unk
Hometown: North Platte, Neb.
Frank Wilkins
#37

Frank Wilkins

Frank Wilkins
6'1"  186 lbs
Position: Guard
Year: Unk
Hometown: Omaha, Neb.
Allen Zikmund
#59

Allen Zikmund

Allen Zikmund
6'1"  185 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: Unk
Hometown: Ord, Neb.
No. Name Pos. Ht. Wt. Yr. Hometown (Prev School)
47 Abel George George Abel

George Abel

G 6-2 200 99 Unk Lincoln, Neb.
41 Athey Marvin Marvin Athey

Marvin Athey

HB 6-2 190 99 Unk Wauneta, Neb.
11 Bachman Forrest Forrest Bachman

Forrest Bachman

C 6-0 188 99 Unk Lincoln, Neb.
39 Blue Wayne Wayne Blue

Wayne Blue

HB 6-0 205 99 Unk Tecumseh, Neb.
21 Bordy Phil Phil Bordy

Phil Bordy

T 5-9 196 99 Unk Silver Creek, Neb.
28 Bottorff Don Don Bottorff

Don Bottorff

G 5-11 194 99 Unk Lincoln, Neb.
42 Bradley Dale Dale Bradley

Dale Bradley

HB 5-10 174 99 Unk Lincoln, Neb.
29 Bryant William William Bryant

William Bryant

G 5-11 180 99 Unk Ashland, Neb.
45 Byler Joe Joe Byler

Joe Byler

T 6-4 212 99 Unk Alma, Neb.
24 Cooper Robert Robert Cooper

Robert Cooper

QB 6-0 176 99 Unk Omaha, Neb.
31 DeBus William Howard William Howard DeBus

William Howard DeBus

HB 6-1 195 99 Unk Lincoln, Neb.
40 Deviney Robert Robert Deviney

Robert Deviney

G 6-0 186 99 Unk South Sioux City, Neb.
27 Domeier Dwayne Dwayne Domeier

Dwayne Domeier

T 6-1 188 99 Unk Geneva, Neb.
22 Duda Charles Charles Duda

Charles Duda

G 6-0 186 99 Unk South Sioux City, Neb.
38 Francis Vike Vike Francis

Vike Francis

FB 6-2 208 99 Unk Lincoln, Neb.
10 Gissler Bert Bert Gissler

Bert Gissler

E 6-7 197 99 Unk Osceola, Neb.
49 Hanisch E.C. E.C. Hanisch

E.C. Hanisch

G 5-11 195 99 Unk St. Paul, Neb.
13 Hanson Wilmer Wilmer Hanson

Wilmer Hanson

HB 5-8 175 99 Unk Loomis, Neb.
32 Hazen Jack Jack Hazen

Jack Hazen

E 6-2 182 99 Unk Omaha, Neb.
34 Herndon Clarence Clarence Herndon

Clarence Herndon

T 6-0 200 99 Unk Grand Island, Neb.
51 Hyde Robert Robert Hyde

Robert Hyde

G 6-0 196 99 Unk Omaha, Neb.
23 Irick Gene Gene Irick

Gene Irick

G 5-6 170 99 Unk Lincoln, Neb.
46 Jackson Dean Dean Jackson

Dean Jackson

HB 6-0 175 99 Unk Lincoln, Neb.
12 Kathol Gerald Gerald Kathol

Gerald Kathol

E 6-1 178 99 Unk Hartington, Neb.
56 Kelly Howard Howard Kelly

Howard Kelly

C 6-2 190 99 Unk Grand Island, Neb.
52 Leik Francis Francis Leik

Francis Leik

T 6-1 201 99 Unk Hastings, Neb.
33 Long Roy Roy Long

Roy Long

HB 5-11 189 99 Unk Blair, Neb.
30 Ludwick Robert Robert Ludwick

Robert Ludwick

E 6-0 175 99 Unk Lincoln, Neb.
35 Martig Howard Howard Martig

Howard Martig

T 5-10 210 99 Unk Omaha, Neb.
20 Meier Fred Fred Meier

Fred Meier

C 5-11 185 99 Unk Lincoln, Neb.
36 Metheny Fred Fred Metheny

Fred Metheny

QB 5-11 173 99 Unk Lincoln, Neb.
48 Myers Lynn Lynn Myers

Lynn Myers

G 5-11 168 99 Unk Lincoln, Neb.
55 Nelson Jack Jack Nelson

Jack Nelson

G 6-2 188 99 Unk Omaha, Neb.
16 Nyden Ed Ed Nyden

Ed Nyden

E 6-3 180 99 Unk Lincoln, Neb.
50 Preston Fred Fred Preston

Fred Preston

E 6-3 190 99 Unk Fairbury, Neb.
53 Prochaska Jerome Jerome Prochaska

Jerome Prochaska

E 6-1 175 99 Unk Ulysses, Neb.
14 Salisbury Randall Randall Salisbury

Randall Salisbury

FB 6-0 185 99 Unk Elwood, Neb.
57 Schleich Victor Victor Schleich

Victor Schleich

T 6-2 234 99 Unk Lincoln, Neb.
19 Simmons Kenneth Kenneth Simmons

Kenneth Simmons

HB 5-7 165 99 Unk Valentine, Neb.
15 Sindt Wayne Wayne Sindt

Wayne Sindt

HB 5-11 168 99 Unk Naponee, Neb.
44 Thompson Marvin Marvin Thompson

Marvin Thompson

E 6-1 171 99 Unk Mitchell, Neb.
58 VonGoetz Herbert Herbert VonGoetz

Herbert VonGoetz

G 5-11 191 99 Unk North Platte, Neb.
37 Wilkins Frank Frank Wilkins

Frank Wilkins

G 6-1 186 99 Unk Omaha, Neb.
59 Zikmund Allen Allen Zikmund

Allen Zikmund

HB 6-1 185 99 Unk Ord, Neb.


NU Football - 1941 Coaches

Lawrence McCeney (Biff) Jones

Lawrence McCeney (Biff) Jones
 - Head Coach