Coach Bill Glassford
3-6-1 (2-4 Big Seven)
Coach Bill Glassford 3-6-1 (2-4 Big Seven)

NU Football - 1953 Roster

NU Football - 1953 Players

Nick Adduci

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Position: Fullback
Year: Unk
Hometown: Chicago, Ill.
Quinlyn Anderson
#77

Quinlyn Anderson

Quinlyn Anderson
6'3"  200 lbs
Position: Tackle
Year: So.
Hometown: Oakland, Neb.
John Bordogna
#14

John Bordogna

John Bordogna
5'9"  180 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Turtle Creek, Pa.
Jack Braley
#81

Jack Braley

Jack Braley
6'2"  180 lbs
Position: End
Year: So.
Hometown: Miles City, Mont.
Don Brandt
#62

Don Brandt

Don Brandt
6'1"  180 lbs
Position: Guard
Year: So.
Hometown: Beatrice, Neb.
Ted Britt
#54

Ted Britt

Ted Britt
6'1"  195 lbs
Position: Center
Year: Sr.
Hometown: North Platte, Neb.
Dan Brown
#20

Dan Brown

Dan Brown
6'1"  185 lbs
Position: Quarterback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Sioux Falls, S.D.
Charles Bryant
#64

Charles Bryant

Charles Bryant
6'0"  185 lbs
Position: Guard
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb.
James Cederdahl
#18

James Cederdahl

James Cederdahl
5'10"  180 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.
George Cifra
#44

George Cifra

George Cifra
6'0"  205 lbs
Position: Fullback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Turtle Creek, Pa.
Ron Clark

Ron Clark

Ron Clark
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Position: Halfback
Year: Unk
Hometown: Ravenna, Neb.
Ladd Cochrane
#15

Ladd Cochrane

Ladd Cochrane
6'1"  190 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: So.
Hometown: Oshkosh, Neb.
Ted Connor
#70

Ted Connor

Ted Connor
6'4"  220 lbs
Position: Tackle
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Hastings, Neb.
John Edwards
#16

John Edwards

John Edwards
5'11"  195 lbs
Position: Fullback
Year: So.
Hometown: North Platte, Neb.
Pev Evans
#73

Pev Evans

Pev Evans
6'1"  215 lbs
Position: Tackle
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Rapid City, S.D.
Rex Fischer
#13

Rex Fischer

Rex Fischer
5'8"  160 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: So.
Hometown: Oakland, Neb.
Larry Gallion
#75

Larry Gallion

Larry Gallion
6'3"  200 lbs
Position: Tackle
Year: So.
Hometown: Chester, Neb.
Don Glantz
#79

Don Glantz

Don Glantz
6'1"  215 lbs
Position: Tackle
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Central City, Neb.
George Gohde
#23

George Gohde

George Gohde
6'0"  180 lbs
Position: Quarterback
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.
Harvey Goth
#71

Harvey Goth

Harvey Goth
6'1"  190 lbs
Position: Tackle
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.
Demas Griess
#69

Demas Griess

Demas Griess
6'0"  200 lbs
Position: Guard
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Sutton, Neb.
Sylvester Harris
#22

Sylvester Harris

Sylvester Harris
6'1"  195 lbs
Position: Fullback
Year: So.
Hometown: Kansas City, Mo.
William Hawkins
#80

William Hawkins

William Hawkins
6'2"  190 lbs
Position: End
Year: So.
Hometown: Beatrice, Neb.
Don Hewitt
#84

Don Hewitt

Don Hewitt
6'2"  195 lbs
Position: End
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Des Moines, Iowa
William Holloran
#72

William Holloran

William Holloran
6'0"  215 lbs
Position: Tackle
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Schuyler, Neb.
Max Kennedy
#11

Max Kennedy

Max Kennedy
5'9"  160 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Beatrice, Neb.
Max Kitzelman
#74

Max Kitzelman

Max Kitzelman
6'4"  230 lbs
Position: Tackle
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb.
Dennis Korinek
#30

Dennis Korinek

Dennis Korinek
5'9"  172 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Ulysses, Neb.
Jerry Korisko
#67

Jerry Korisko

Jerry Korisko
5'10"  180 lbs
Position: Guard
Year: So.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb.
Tom Kripal
#68

Tom Kripal

Tom Kripal
5'10"  200 lbs
Position: Guard
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb.
Gale Lair
#27

Gale Lair

Gale Lair
6'0"  190 lbs
Position: Guard
Year: So.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb.
Andy Loehr
#89

Andy Loehr

Andy Loehr
5'10"  180 lbs
Position: End
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Turtle Creek, Pa.
Dean Lux
#86

Dean Lux

Dean Lux
6'4"  190 lbs
Position: End
Year: So.
Hometown: North Bend, Neb.
John Machisic
#61

John Machisic

John Machisic
6'0"  200 lbs
Position: Guard
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Turtle Creek, Pa.
Jon McWilliams
#21

Jon McWilliams

Jon McWilliams
6'0"  185 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: So.
Hometown: Sidney, Neb.

Jerry Minnick

6'4"  220 lbs
Position: Tackle
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Cambridge, Neb.
Kenneth Moore
#24

Kenneth Moore

Kenneth Moore
6'1"  200 lbs
Position: Quarterback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Mount Vernon, Iowa
Richard Moore
#78

Richard Moore

Richard Moore
6'3"  190 lbs
Position: Tackle
Year: So.
Hometown: Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Richard Neal
#51

Richard Neal

Richard Neal
6'2"  215 lbs
Position: Center
Year: So.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.
LaVerne Neumann
#82

LaVerne Neumann

LaVerne Neumann
6'2"  195 lbs
Position: End
Year: So.
Hometown: Ashland, Neb.
Ray Novak
#17

Ray Novak

Ray Novak
6'3"  215 lbs
Position: Fullback
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb.

Bob Oberlin

6'1"  200 lbs
Position: Center
Year: Jr.
Hometown: West Allis, Wis.
Jim Oliver
#50

Jim Oliver

Jim Oliver
6'0"  200 lbs
Position: Center
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Shelton, Neb.
Jerry Paulson
#63

Jerry Paulson

Jerry Paulson
6'0"  194 lbs
Position: Guard
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Dell Rapids, S.D.
Doran Post
#55

Doran Post

Doran Post
6'0"  170 lbs
Position: Center
Year: So.
Hometown: Shelton, Neb.
Ron Ramsey
#52

Ron Ramsey

Ron Ramsey
6'2"  190 lbs
Position: Center
Year: So.
Hometown: Tecumseh, Neb.
Duane Rankin
#25

Duane Rankin

Duane Rankin
6'1"  185 lbs
Position: Quarterback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.
Franklin Reeves
#19

Franklin Reeves

Franklin Reeves
6'0"  175 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: So.
Hometown: Rushville, Neb.
Ken Reiners
#83

Ken Reiners

Ken Reiners
6'2"  193 lbs
Position: End
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Indianola, Neb.
Dirkes Rolston
#10

Dirkes Rolston

Dirkes Rolston
5'6"  170 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Forsyth, Mont.
Leonard Rosen
#43

Leonard Rosen

Leonard Rosen
6'0"  215 lbs
Position: Tackle
Year: So.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb.
William Schabacker
#85

William Schabacker

William Schabacker
6'1"  180 lbs
Position: End
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Minden, Neb.
Robert Smith
#41

Robert Smith

Robert Smith
5'10"  190 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Grand Island, Neb.
Harold Sorenson
#66

Harold Sorenson

Harold Sorenson
5'10"  180 lbs
Position: Guard
Year: So.
Hometown: Bancroft, Neb.
Bill Thayer
#12

Bill Thayer

Bill Thayer
5'11"  170 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Rapid City, S.D.
Don Trauthen
#26

Don Trauthen

Don Trauthen
6'0"  180 lbs
Position: Quarterback
Year: So.
Hometown: North Platte, Neb.
Bob Wagner
#65

Bob Wagner

Bob Wagner
6'0"  195 lbs
Position: Guard
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.
Ralph Weddle
#88

Ralph Weddle

Ralph Weddle
6'3"  205 lbs
Position: End
Year: So.
Hometown: Nebraska City, Neb.
Jerry Yeager
#87

Jerry Yeager

Jerry Yeager
5'10"  175 lbs
Position: End
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Hastings, Neb.
James Yeisley
#33

James Yeisley

James Yeisley
6'1"  185 lbs
Position: Fullback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Coin, Iowa
No. Name Pos. Ht. Wt. Yr. Hometown (Prev School)
Adduci Nick Nick Adduci

Nick Adduci

FB - 99 Unk Chicago, Ill.
77 Anderson Quinlyn Quinlyn Anderson

Quinlyn Anderson

T 6-3 200 3 So. Oakland, Neb.
14 Bordogna John John Bordogna

John Bordogna

HB 5-9 180 7 Sr. Turtle Creek, Pa.
81 Braley Jack Jack Braley

Jack Braley

E 6-2 180 3 So. Miles City, Mont.
62 Brandt Don Don Brandt

Don Brandt

G 6-1 180 3 So. Beatrice, Neb.
54 Britt Ted Ted Britt

Ted Britt

C 6-1 195 7 Sr. North Platte, Neb.
20 Brown Dan Dan Brown

Dan Brown

QB 6-1 185 5 Jr. Sioux Falls, S.D.
64 Bryant Charles Charles Bryant

Charles Bryant

G 6-0 185 5 Jr. Omaha, Neb.
18 Cederdahl James James Cederdahl

James Cederdahl

HB 5-10 180 5 Jr. Lincoln, Neb.
44 Cifra George George Cifra

George Cifra

FB 6-0 205 5 Jr. Turtle Creek, Pa.
Clark Ron Ron Clark

Ron Clark

HB - 99 Unk Ravenna, Neb.
15 Cochrane Ladd Ladd Cochrane

Ladd Cochrane

HB 6-1 190 3 So. Oshkosh, Neb.
70 Connor Ted Ted Connor

Ted Connor

T 6-4 220 7 Sr. Hastings, Neb.
16 Edwards John John Edwards

John Edwards

FB 5-11 195 3 So. North Platte, Neb.
73 Evans Pev Pev Evans

Pev Evans

T 6-1 215 5 Jr. Rapid City, S.D.
13 Fischer Rex Rex Fischer

Rex Fischer

HB 5-8 160 3 So. Oakland, Neb.
75 Gallion Larry Larry Gallion

Larry Gallion

T 6-3 200 3 So. Chester, Neb.
79 Glantz Don Don Glantz

Don Glantz

T 6-1 215 5 Jr. Central City, Neb.
23 Gohde George George Gohde

George Gohde

QB 6-0 180 7 Sr. Lincoln, Neb.
71 Goth Harvey Harvey Goth

Harvey Goth

T 6-1 190 7 Sr. Lincoln, Neb.
69 Griess Demas Demas Griess

Demas Griess

G 6-0 200 5 Jr. Sutton, Neb.
22 Harris Sylvester Sylvester Harris

Sylvester Harris

FB 6-1 195 3 So. Kansas City, Mo.
80 Hawkins William William Hawkins

William Hawkins

E 6-2 190 3 So. Beatrice, Neb.
84 Hewitt Don Don Hewitt

Don Hewitt

E 6-2 195 5 Jr. Des Moines, Iowa
72 Holloran William William Holloran

William Holloran

T 6-0 215 5 Jr. Schuyler, Neb.
11 Kennedy Max Max Kennedy

Max Kennedy

HB 5-9 160 7 Sr. Beatrice, Neb.
74 Kitzelman Max Max Kitzelman

Max Kitzelman

T 6-4 230 5 Jr. Omaha, Neb.
30 Korinek Dennis Dennis Korinek

Dennis Korinek

HB 5-9 172 5 Jr. Ulysses, Neb.
67 Korisko Jerry Jerry Korisko

Jerry Korisko

G 5-10 180 3 So. Omaha, Neb.
68 Kripal Tom Tom Kripal

Tom Kripal

G 5-10 200 5 Jr. Omaha, Neb.
27 Lair Gale Gale Lair

Gale Lair

G 6-0 190 3 So. Omaha, Neb.
89 Loehr Andy Andy Loehr

Andy Loehr

E 5-10 180 5 Jr. Turtle Creek, Pa.
86 Lux Dean Dean Lux

Dean Lux

E 6-4 190 3 So. North Bend, Neb.
61 Machisic John John Machisic

John Machisic

G 6-0 200 7 Sr. Turtle Creek, Pa.
21 McWilliams Jon Jon McWilliams

Jon McWilliams

HB 6-0 185 3 So. Sidney, Neb.
76 Minnick Jerry Jerry Minnick

Jerry Minnick

T 6-4 220 7 Sr. Cambridge, Neb.
24 Moore Kenneth Kenneth Moore

Kenneth Moore

QB 6-1 200 5 Jr. Mount Vernon, Iowa
78 Moore Richard Richard Moore

Richard Moore

T 6-3 190 3 So. Cedar Rapids, Iowa
51 Neal Richard Richard Neal

Richard Neal

C 6-2 215 3 So. Lincoln, Neb.
82 Neumann LaVerne LaVerne Neumann

LaVerne Neumann

E 6-2 195 3 So. Ashland, Neb.
17 Novak Ray Ray Novak

Ray Novak

FB 6-3 215 7 Sr. Omaha, Neb.
53 Oberlin Bob Bob Oberlin

Bob Oberlin

C 6-1 200 5 Jr. West Allis, Wis.
50 Oliver Jim Jim Oliver

Jim Oliver

C 6-0 200 7 Sr. Shelton, Neb.
63 Paulson Jerry Jerry Paulson

Jerry Paulson

G 6-0 194 7 Sr. Dell Rapids, S.D.
55 Post Doran Doran Post

Doran Post

C 6-0 170 3 So. Shelton, Neb.
52 Ramsey Ron Ron Ramsey

Ron Ramsey

C 6-2 190 3 So. Tecumseh, Neb.
25 Rankin Duane Duane Rankin

Duane Rankin

QB 6-1 185 5 Jr. Lincoln, Neb.
19 Reeves Franklin Franklin Reeves

Franklin Reeves

HB 6-0 175 3 So. Rushville, Neb.
83 Reiners Ken Ken Reiners

Ken Reiners

E 6-2 193 5 Jr. Indianola, Neb.
10 Rolston Dirkes Dirkes Rolston

Dirkes Rolston

HB 5-6 170 5 Jr. Forsyth, Mont.
43 Rosen Leonard Leonard Rosen

Leonard Rosen

T 6-0 215 3 So. Omaha, Neb.
85 Schabacker William William Schabacker

William Schabacker

E 6-1 180 7 Sr. Minden, Neb.
41 Smith Robert Robert Smith

Robert Smith

HB 5-10 190 5 Jr. Grand Island, Neb.
66 Sorenson Harold Harold Sorenson

Harold Sorenson

G 5-10 180 3 So. Bancroft, Neb.
12 Thayer Bill Bill Thayer

Bill Thayer

HB 5-11 170 5 Jr. Rapid City, S.D.
26 Trauthen Don Don Trauthen

Don Trauthen

QB 6-0 180 3 So. North Platte, Neb.
65 Wagner Bob Bob Wagner

Bob Wagner

G 6-0 195 5 Jr. Lincoln, Neb.
88 Weddle Ralph Ralph Weddle

Ralph Weddle

E 6-3 205 3 So. Nebraska City, Neb.
87 Yeager Jerry Jerry Yeager

Jerry Yeager

E 5-10 175 7 Sr. Hastings, Neb.
33 Yeisley James James Yeisley

James Yeisley

FB 6-1 185 5 Jr. Coin, Iowa


NU Football - 1953 Coaches

Bill Glassford

Bill Glassford
 - Head Coach