Coach Bill Glassford
4-5 (3-3 Big Seven)
Coach Bill Glassford 4-5 (3-3 Big Seven)
NU Football - 1949 Roster
5'11"  184 lbs
Position: Fullback
Year: Unk
Hometown: Chicago, Ill.
Virgil Adle
#27
Virgil Adle
6'3"  214 lbs
Position: Tackle
Year: Unk
Hometown: North Platte, Neb.
Arthur Bauer
#13
Arthur Bauer
5'10"  178 lbs
Position: Guard
Year: Unk
Hometown: Shubert, Neb.
Don Bloom
#25
Don Bloom
5'11"  149 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: Unk
Hometown: Omaha, Neb.
Ted Britt
#31
Ted Britt
6'1"  201 lbs
Position: Tackle
Year: Unk
Hometown: North Platte, Neb.
Tracy Busch
#35
Tracy Busch
5'11"  195 lbs
Position: End
Year: Unk
Hometown: Pender, Neb.
Ron Clark
#19
Ron Clark
5'11"  165 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: Unk
Hometown: Ravenna, Neb.
Ralph Damkroger
#21
Ralph Damkroger
6'1"  209 lbs
Position: End
Year: Unk
Hometown: DeWitt, Neb.
Michael DiBiase
#29
Michael DiBiase
5'9"  215 lbs
Position: Guard
Year: Unk
Hometown: Omaha, Neb.
Harold Dorn
Harold Dorn
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Position: Halfback
Year: Unk
Hometown: Scottsbluff, Neb.
Gerald Ferguson
#33
Gerald Ferguson
5'11"  166 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: Unk
Hometown: Scottsbluff, Neb.
Kenneth Fischer
#14
Kenneth Fischer
5'11"  159 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: Unk
Hometown: St. Edward, Neb.
James Godfrey
#38
James Godfrey
6'1"  196 lbs
Position: Tackle
Year: Unk
Hometown: Cozad, Neb.
Richard Goeglein
#45
Richard Goeglein
6'2"  206 lbs
Position: Tackle
Year: Unk
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.
Fred Hawkins
#43
Fred Hawkins
5'9"  172 lbs
Position: Guard
Year: Unk
Hometown: Omaha, Neb.
Rex Hoy
#30
Rex Hoy
5'10"  176 lbs
Position: Guard
Year: Unk
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.
Philip Jones
#34
Philip Jones
5'9"  156 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: Unk
Hometown: Central City, Neb.
Raymond Magsamen
#49
Raymond Magsamen
6'2"  188 lbs
Position: End
Year: Unk
Hometown: Lindsay, Neb.
Bill Maxe
#24
Bill Maxe
6'0"  197 lbs
Position: End
Year: Unk
Hometown: Brainard, Neb.
Joe McGill
#62
Joe McGill
6'1"  202 lbs
Position: Center
Year: Unk
Hometown: Omaha, Neb.
Arden Means
#48
Arden Means
5'10"  194 lbs
Position: Guard
Year: Unk
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.
Harry Meginnis
#15
Harry Meginnis
5'10"  157 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: Unk
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.
Frank Meyer
#50
Frank Meyer
5'9"  175 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: Unk
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.
Donald Minnick
#39
Donald Minnick
6'1"  196 lbs
Position: Tackle
Year: Unk
Hometown: Fairbury, Neb.
William Mueller
#23
William Mueller
5'8"  168 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: Unk
Hometown: Omaha, Neb.
Robert Mullen
#17
Robert Mullen
6'2"  203 lbs
Position: Center
Year: Unk
Hometown: Connellsville, Pa.
Fran Nagle
#20
Fran Nagle
6'1"  174 lbs
Position: Quarterback
Year: Unk
Hometown: West Lynn, Mass.
Dean Newton
#52
Dean Newton
6'0"  184 lbs
Position: End
Year: Unk
Hometown: Omaha, Neb.
Richard Novak
#37
Richard Novak
5'11"  176 lbs
Position: End
Year: Unk
Hometown: Omaha, Neb.
5'10"  206 lbs
Position: Center
Year: Unk
Hometown: Omaha, Neb.
Donald Pedersen
#40
Donald Pedersen
6'0"  180 lbs
Position: Guard
Year: Unk
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.
Albert Pepler
#53
Albert Pepler
5'11"  181 lbs
Position: Guard
Year: Unk
Hometown: Bayard, Neb.
Joe Ponsiego
#26
Joe Ponsiego
5'10"  172 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: Unk
Hometown: Chicago, Ill.
Harley Rector
#57
Harley Rector
6'2"  219 lbs
Position: Tackle
Year: Unk
Hometown: Weeping Water, Neb.
Herbert Reese
#47
Herbert Reese
6'0"  190 lbs
Position: Tackle
Year: Unk
Hometown: Omaha, Neb.
Dick Regier
#54
Dick Regier
6'1"  188 lbs
Position: End
Year: Unk
Hometown: San Luis Obispo, Calif.
Roger Ritter
#44
Roger Ritter
5'10"  168 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: Unk
Hometown: Kearney, Neb.
Darwin Salestrom
#18
Darwin Salestrom
6'1"  188 lbs
Position: Guard
Year: Unk
Hometown: St. Edward, Neb.
Robert Schleiger
Robert Schleiger
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Position: End
Year: Unk
Hometown: Omaha, Neb.
Don Schneider
#36
Don Schneider
6'2"  196 lbs
Position: End
Year: Unk
Hometown: Norton, Kan.
Frank Simon
#51
Frank Simon
6'2"  177 lbs
Position: End
Year: Unk
Hometown: Burchard, Neb.
Walt Spellman
#16
Walt Spellman
5'11"  187 lbs
Position: Guard
Year: Unk
Hometown: Omaha, Neb.
Don Strasheim
#42
Don Strasheim
5'5"  168 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: Unk
Hometown: Kimball, Neb.
Charles Toogood
#41
Charles Toogood
6'0"  217 lbs
Position: Tackle
Year: Unk
Hometown: North Platte, Neb.
Maxey Vestal
#59
Maxey Vestal
6'1"  188 lbs
Position: End
Year: Unk
Hometown: Lawton, Okla.
Cecil Voils
#32
Cecil Voils
6'3"  192 lbs
Position: End
Year: Unk
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.
Delbert Wiegand
#61
Delbert Wiegand
5'9"  169 lbs
Position: Quarterback
Year: Unk
Hometown: Kearney, Neb.
Richard Yost
#12
Richard Yost
5'10"  182 lbs
Position: Fullback
Year: Unk
Hometown: Omaha, Neb.
No. Name Pos. Ht. Wt. Yr. Hometown (Prev School)
28 Adduci Nick Nick Adduci FB 5-11 184 99 Unk Chicago, Ill.
27 Adle Virgil Virgil Adle T 6-3 214 99 Unk North Platte, Neb.
13 Bauer Arthur Arthur Bauer G 5-10 178 99 Unk Shubert, Neb.
25 Bloom Don Don Bloom HB 5-11 149 99 Unk Omaha, Neb.
31 Britt Ted Ted Britt T 6-1 201 99 Unk North Platte, Neb.
35 Busch Tracy Tracy Busch E 5-11 195 99 Unk Pender, Neb.
19 Clark Ron Ron Clark HB 5-11 165 99 Unk Ravenna, Neb.
21 Damkroger Ralph Ralph Damkroger E 6-1 209 99 Unk DeWitt, Neb.
29 DiBiase Michael Michael DiBiase G 5-9 215 99 Unk Omaha, Neb.
Dorn Harold Harold Dorn HB - 99 Unk Scottsbluff, Neb.
33 Ferguson Gerald Gerald Ferguson HB 5-11 166 99 Unk Scottsbluff, Neb.
14 Fischer Kenneth Kenneth Fischer HB 5-11 159 99 Unk St. Edward, Neb.
38 Godfrey James James Godfrey T 6-1 196 99 Unk Cozad, Neb.
45 Goeglein Richard Richard Goeglein T 6-2 206 99 Unk Lincoln, Neb.
43 Hawkins Fred Fred Hawkins G 5-9 172 99 Unk Omaha, Neb.
30 Hoy Rex Rex Hoy G 5-10 176 99 Unk Lincoln, Neb.
34 Jones Philip Philip Jones HB 5-9 156 99 Unk Central City, Neb.
49 Magsamen Raymond Raymond Magsamen E 6-2 188 99 Unk Lindsay, Neb.
24 Maxe Bill Bill Maxe E 6-0 197 99 Unk Brainard, Neb.
62 McGill Joe Joe McGill C 6-1 202 99 Unk Omaha, Neb.
48 Means Arden Arden Means G 5-10 194 99 Unk Lincoln, Neb.
15 Meginnis Harry Harry Meginnis HB 5-10 157 99 Unk Lincoln, Neb.
50 Meyer Frank Frank Meyer HB 5-9 175 99 Unk Lincoln, Neb.
39 Minnick Donald Donald Minnick T 6-1 196 99 Unk Fairbury, Neb.
23 Mueller William William Mueller HB 5-8 168 99 Unk Omaha, Neb.
17 Mullen Robert Robert Mullen C 6-2 203 99 Unk Connellsville, Pa.
20 Nagle Fran Fran Nagle QB 6-1 174 99 Unk West Lynn, Mass.
52 Newton Dean Dean Newton E 6-0 184 99 Unk Omaha, Neb.
37 Novak Richard Richard Novak E 5-11 176 99 Unk Omaha, Neb.
60 Novak Tom Tom Novak C 5-10 206 99 Unk Omaha, Neb.
40 Pedersen Donald Donald Pedersen G 6-0 180 99 Unk Lincoln, Neb.
53 Pepler Albert Albert Pepler G 5-11 181 99 Unk Bayard, Neb.
26 Ponsiego Joe Joe Ponsiego HB 5-10 172 99 Unk Chicago, Ill.
57 Rector Harley Harley Rector T 6-2 219 99 Unk Weeping Water, Neb.
47 Reese Herbert Herbert Reese T 6-0 190 99 Unk Omaha, Neb.
54 Regier Dick Dick Regier E 6-1 188 99 Unk San Luis Obispo, Calif.
44 Ritter Roger Roger Ritter HB 5-10 168 99 Unk Kearney, Neb.
18 Salestrom Darwin Darwin Salestrom G 6-1 188 99 Unk St. Edward, Neb.
Schleiger Robert Robert Schleiger E - 99 Unk Omaha, Neb.
36 Schneider Don Don Schneider E 6-2 196 99 Unk Norton, Kan.
51 Simon Frank Frank Simon E 6-2 177 99 Unk Burchard, Neb.
16 Spellman Walt Walt Spellman G 5-11 187 99 Unk Omaha, Neb.
42 Strasheim Don Don Strasheim HB 5-5 168 99 Unk Kimball, Neb.
41 Toogood Charles Charles Toogood T 6-0 217 99 Unk North Platte, Neb.
59 Vestal Maxey Maxey Vestal E 6-1 188 99 Unk Lawton, Okla.
32 Voils Cecil Cecil Voils E 6-3 192 99 Unk Lincoln, Neb.
61 Wiegand Delbert Delbert Wiegand QB 5-9 169 99 Unk Kearney, Neb.
12 Yost Richard Richard Yost FB 5-10 182 99 Unk Omaha, Neb.
NU Football - 1949 Coaches
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