Coach Bill Glassford
5-4-1 (3-2-1 Big Seven)
Coach Bill Glassford 5-4-1 (3-2-1 Big Seven)
NU Football - 1952 Roster
Gerald Bingham
#70
Gerald Bingham
6'2"  220 lbs
Position: Tackle
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.
Don Boll
#75
Don Boll
6'2"  240 lbs
Position: Tackle
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Scribner, Neb.
John Bordogna
#20
John Bordogna
5'9"  180 lbs
Position: Quarterback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Turtle Creek, Pa.
Carl Brasee
#67
Carl Brasee
5'10"  190 lbs
Position: Guard
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb.
Dan Brown
#30
Dan Brown
6'0"  180 lbs
Position: Quarterback
Year: So.
Hometown: Sioux Falls, S.D.
Charles Bryant
#23
Charles Bryant
5'10"  180 lbs
Position: Guard
Year: So.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb.
James Cederdahl
#18
James Cederdahl
5'10"  175 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: So.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.
Charles Chamley
#35
Charles Chamley
6'3"  180 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: So.
Hometown: Flandreau, S.D.
George Cifra
#22
George Cifra
6'0"  200 lbs
Position: Fullback
Year: So.
Hometown: Turtle Creek, Pa.
Ted Connor
#81
Ted Connor
6'3"  215 lbs
Position: End
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Hastings, Neb.
Clayton Curtis
#66
Clayton Curtis
6'0"  200 lbs
Position: Guard
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Laurel, Neb.
Cliff Dale
#65
Cliff Dale
6'0"  195 lbs
Position: Guard
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Falls City, Neb.
Dennis Emanuel
#82
Dennis Emanuel
6'1"  200 lbs
Position: End
Year: Jr.
Hometown: North Bend, Neb.
Pev Evans
#73
Pev Evans
6'0"  210 lbs
Position: Tackle
Year: So.
Hometown: Rapid City, S.D.
Don Gabriel
#56
Don Gabriel
6'2"  215 lbs
Position: Tackle
Year: So.
Hometown: Osceola, Neb.
Ed Gazinski
#41
Ed Gazinski
6'0"  190 lbs
Position: Fullback
Year: So.
Hometown: West Allis, Wis.
William Giles
#86
William Giles
6'3"  190 lbs
Position: End
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Alliance, Neb.
Don Glantz
#79
Don Glantz
6'0"  200 lbs
Position: Tackle
Year: So.
Hometown: Central City, Neb.
George Gohde
#38
George Gohde
6'0"  185 lbs
Position: Fullback
Year: So.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.
Dick Goll
#59
Dick Goll
6'0"  190 lbs
Position: Center
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Tekamah, Neb.
Lawrence Goll
#15
Lawrence Goll
5'10"  190 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: So.
Hometown: Blue Hill, Neb.
Harvey Goth
#71
Harvey Goth
6'1"  195 lbs
Position: Tackle
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.
Demas Griess
#69
Demas Griess
6'0"  190 lbs
Position: Guard
Year: So.
Hometown: Sutton, Neb.
Ben Hand
#44
Ben Hand
5'10"  175 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: So.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb.
Don Hewitt
#84
Don Hewitt
6'2"  195 lbs
Position: End
Year: So.
Hometown: Des Moines, Iowa
William Holloran
#55
William Holloran
5'11"  200 lbs
Position: Tackle
Year: So.
Hometown: Schuyler, Neb.
Duane Hueneke
#52
Duane Hueneke
6'2"  205 lbs
Position: Tackle
Year: So.
Hometown: Grand Island, Neb.
6'0"  210 lbs
Position: Tackle
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Ogallala, Neb.
Ted James
#88
Ted James
6'0"  185 lbs
Position: End
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Naperville, Ill.
Clinton John
#54
Clinton John
5'11"  190 lbs
Position: Center
Year: So.
Hometown: Grand Island, Neb.
Max Kennedy
#13
Max Kennedy
5'9"  160 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Beatrice, Neb.
Max Kitzelman
#74
Max Kitzelman
6'2"  205 lbs
Position: Tackle
Year: So.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb.
Dennis Korinek
#24
Dennis Korinek
5'9"  175 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: So.
Hometown: Ulysses, Neb.
Tom Kripal
#53
Tom Kripal
5'10"  190 lbs
Position: Guard
Year: So.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb.
James Levendusky
#43
James Levendusky
5'10"  175 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Greensburg, Pa.
Andy Loehr
#89
Andy Loehr
5'10"  185 lbs
Position: End
Year: So.
Hometown: Turtle Creek, Pa.
John Machisic
#61
John Machisic
5'10"  190 lbs
Position: Guard
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Turtle Creek, Pa.
George Mink
#50
George Mink
6'0"  180 lbs
Position: End
Year: So.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb.
6'4"  215 lbs
Position: Tackle
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Cambridge, Neb.
Kenneth Moore
#36
Kenneth Moore
6'0"  180 lbs
Position: Quarterback
Year: So.
Hometown: Mount Vernon, Iowa
Russell Morgan
#64
Russell Morgan
5'9"  180 lbs
Position: Guard
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Elwood, Neb.
Ray Novak
#17
Ray Novak
6'2"  200 lbs
Position: Fullback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb.
6'0"  200 lbs
Position: Center
Year: So.
Hometown: West Allis, Wis.
Jim Oliver
#78
Jim Oliver
6'0"  200 lbs
Position: Tackle
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Shelton, Neb.
Jerry Paulson
#63
Jerry Paulson
5'10"  190 lbs
Position: Guard
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Dell Rapids, S.D.
George Paynich
#80
George Paynich
6'2"  185 lbs
Position: End
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Des Plaines, Ill.
George Prochaska
#68
George Prochaska
5'11"  185 lbs
Position: Guard
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Ulysses, Neb.
Emil Radik
#16
Emil Radik
5'11"  175 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: So.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb.
Duane Rankin
#37
Duane Rankin
6'1"  180 lbs
Position: Quarterback
Year: So.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.
Ken Reiners
#83
Ken Reiners
6'2"  190 lbs
Position: End
Year: So.
Hometown: Indianola, Neb.
5'11"  180 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Grand Island, Neb.
Dirkes Rolston
#26
Dirkes Rolston
5'6"  175 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: So.
Hometown: Forsyth, Mont.
William Schabacker
#85
William Schabacker
6'0"  180 lbs
Position: End
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Minden, Neb.
Verl Scott
#51
Verl Scott
6'0"  190 lbs
Position: Center
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Mitchell, Neb.
John Sebold
#72
John Sebold
6'1"  200 lbs
Position: Tackle
Year: So.
Hometown: Grand Island, Neb.
Robert Smith
#21
Robert Smith
5'10"  190 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: So.
Hometown: Grand Island, Neb.
James Sommers
#40
James Sommers
5'9"  175 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.
Bill Thayer
#14
Bill Thayer
6'0"  165 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: So.
Hometown: Rapid City, S.D.
Stuart Thorell
#42
Stuart Thorell
6'0"  180 lbs
Position: Fullback
Year: So.
Hometown: Loomis, Neb.
Dick Watson
#57
Dick Watson
6'0"  185 lbs
Position: Center
Year: So.
Hometown: Sioux City, Iowa
Grant Whitney
#49
Grant Whitney
6'0"  175 lbs
Position: Center
Year: So.
Hometown: Ainsworth, Neb.
Leo Winey
#62
Leo Winey
5'11"  175 lbs
Position: Guard
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Shelton, Neb.
Jerry Yeager
#87
Jerry Yeager
5'11"  175 lbs
Position: End
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Hastings, Neb.
James Yeisley
#34
James Yeisley
6'1"  185 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: So.
Hometown: Coin, Iowa
No. Name Pos. Ht. Wt. Yr. Hometown (Prev School)
70 Bingham Gerald Gerald Bingham T 6-2 220 5 Jr. Lincoln, Neb.
75 Boll Don Don Boll T 6-2 240 7 Sr. Scribner, Neb.
20 Bordogna John John Bordogna QB 5-9 180 5 Jr. Turtle Creek, Pa.
67 Brasee Carl Carl Brasee G 5-10 190 7 Sr. Omaha, Neb.
30 Brown Dan Dan Brown QB 6-0 180 3 So. Sioux Falls, S.D.
23 Bryant Charles Charles Bryant G 5-10 180 3 So. Omaha, Neb.
18 Cederdahl James James Cederdahl HB 5-10 175 3 So. Lincoln, Neb.
35 Chamley Charles Charles Chamley HB 6-3 180 3 So. Flandreau, S.D.
22 Cifra George George Cifra FB 6-0 200 3 So. Turtle Creek, Pa.
81 Connor Ted Ted Connor E 6-3 215 5 Jr. Hastings, Neb.
66 Curtis Clayton Clayton Curtis G 6-0 200 7 Sr. Laurel, Neb.
65 Dale Cliff Cliff Dale G 6-0 195 5 Jr. Falls City, Neb.
82 Emanuel Dennis Dennis Emanuel E 6-1 200 5 Jr. North Bend, Neb.
73 Evans Pev Pev Evans T 6-0 210 3 So. Rapid City, S.D.
56 Gabriel Don Don Gabriel T 6-2 215 3 So. Osceola, Neb.
41 Gazinski Ed Ed Gazinski FB 6-0 190 3 So. West Allis, Wis.
86 Giles William William Giles E 6-3 190 5 Jr. Alliance, Neb.
79 Glantz Don Don Glantz T 6-0 200 3 So. Central City, Neb.
38 Gohde George George Gohde FB 6-0 185 3 So. Lincoln, Neb.
59 Goll Dick Dick Goll C 6-0 190 7 Sr. Tekamah, Neb.
15 Goll Lawrence Lawrence Goll HB 5-10 190 3 So. Blue Hill, Neb.
71 Goth Harvey Harvey Goth T 6-1 195 5 Jr. Lincoln, Neb.
69 Griess Demas Demas Griess G 6-0 190 3 So. Sutton, Neb.
44 Hand Ben Ben Hand HB 5-10 175 3 So. Omaha, Neb.
84 Hewitt Don Don Hewitt E 6-2 195 3 So. Des Moines, Iowa
55 Holloran William William Holloran T 5-11 200 3 So. Schuyler, Neb.
52 Hueneke Duane Duane Hueneke T 6-2 205 3 So. Grand Island, Neb.
77 Husmann Ed Ed Husmann T 6-0 210 7 Sr. Ogallala, Neb.
88 James Ted Ted James E 6-0 185 5 Jr. Naperville, Ill.
54 John Clinton Clinton John C 5-11 190 3 So. Grand Island, Neb.
13 Kennedy Max Max Kennedy HB 5-9 160 5 Jr. Beatrice, Neb.
74 Kitzelman Max Max Kitzelman T 6-2 205 3 So. Omaha, Neb.
24 Korinek Dennis Dennis Korinek HB 5-9 175 3 So. Ulysses, Neb.
53 Kripal Tom Tom Kripal G 5-10 190 3 So. Omaha, Neb.
43 Levendusky James James Levendusky HB 5-10 175 7 Sr. Greensburg, Pa.
89 Loehr Andy Andy Loehr E 5-10 185 3 So. Turtle Creek, Pa.
61 Machisic John John Machisic G 5-10 190 7 Sr. Turtle Creek, Pa.
50 Mink George George Mink E 6-0 180 3 So. Omaha, Neb.
76 Minnick Jerry Jerry Minnick T 6-4 215 5 Jr. Cambridge, Neb.
36 Moore Kenneth Kenneth Moore QB 6-0 180 3 So. Mount Vernon, Iowa
64 Morgan Russell Russell Morgan G 5-9 180 5 Jr. Elwood, Neb.
17 Novak Ray Ray Novak FB 6-2 200 5 Jr. Omaha, Neb.
58 Oberlin Bob Bob Oberlin C 6-0 200 3 So. West Allis, Wis.
78 Oliver Jim Jim Oliver T 6-0 200 5 Jr. Shelton, Neb.
63 Paulson Jerry Jerry Paulson G 5-10 190 5 Jr. Dell Rapids, S.D.
80 Paynich George George Paynich E 6-2 185 7 Sr. Des Plaines, Ill.
68 Prochaska George George Prochaska G 5-11 185 7 Sr. Ulysses, Neb.
16 Radik Emil Emil Radik HB 5-11 175 3 So. Omaha, Neb.
37 Rankin Duane Duane Rankin QB 6-1 180 3 So. Lincoln, Neb.
83 Reiners Ken Ken Reiners E 6-2 190 3 So. Indianola, Neb.
12 Reynolds Bobby Bobby Reynolds HB 5-11 180 7 Sr. Grand Island, Neb.
26 Rolston Dirkes Dirkes Rolston HB 5-6 175 3 So. Forsyth, Mont.
85 Schabacker William William Schabacker E 6-0 180 5 Jr. Minden, Neb.
51 Scott Verl Verl Scott C 6-0 190 7 Sr. Mitchell, Neb.
72 Sebold John John Sebold T 6-1 200 3 So. Grand Island, Neb.
21 Smith Robert Robert Smith HB 5-10 190 3 So. Grand Island, Neb.
40 Sommers James James Sommers HB 5-9 175 7 Sr. Lincoln, Neb.
14 Thayer Bill Bill Thayer HB 6-0 165 3 So. Rapid City, S.D.
42 Thorell Stuart Stuart Thorell FB 6-0 180 3 So. Loomis, Neb.
57 Watson Dick Dick Watson C 6-0 185 3 So. Sioux City, Iowa
49 Whitney Grant Grant Whitney C 6-0 175 3 So. Ainsworth, Neb.
62 Winey Leo Leo Winey G 5-11 175 7 Sr. Shelton, Neb.
87 Yeager Jerry Jerry Yeager E 5-11 175 5 Jr. Hastings, Neb.
34 Yeisley James James Yeisley HB 6-1 185 3 So. Coin, Iowa
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