Coach Bob Devaney
6th AP / 6th UPI -----
9-2 (6-1 Big Eight) --
Big Eight Champions
Cotton Bowl
Coach Bob Devaney 6th AP / 6th UPI ----- 9-2 (6-1 Big Eight) -- Big Eight Champions Cotton Bowl
NU Football - 1964 Roster
6'1"  195 lbs
Position: Left Guard
Year: So.
Hometown: Davenport, Iowa
6'2"  236 lbs
Position: Right Tackle
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Chicago, Ill.
Gary Brichacek
#76
Gary Brichacek
6'0"  215 lbs
Position: Right Tackle
Year: So.
Hometown: Schuyler, Neb.
Bill Brown
#42
Bill Brown
6'0"  207 lbs
Position: Fullback
Year: So.
Hometown: Detroit, Mich.
James Brown
#73
James Brown
6'2"  235 lbs
Position: Left Tackle
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb.
Kenny Brunk
#40
Kenny Brunk
6'0"  207 lbs
Position: Fullback
Year: So.
Hometown: Cozad, Neb.
Dennis Carlson
#78
Dennis Carlson
6'2"  216 lbs
Position: Left Tackle
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Minneapolis, Minn.
Kaye Carstens
#21
Kaye Carstens
6'1"  192 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: So.
Hometown: Fairbury, Neb.
Larry Casey
#89
Larry Casey
6'0"  185 lbs
Position: End
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Bob Churchich
#15
Bob Churchich
5'11"  170 lbs
Position: Quarterback
Year: So.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb.
(Edward) Ricard Coleman
#62
(Edward) Ricard Coleman
6'1"  192 lbs
Position: Right Guard
Year: So.
Hometown: Pittsburgh, Pa.
Langston Coleman
#80
Langston Coleman
6'2"  195 lbs
Position: End
Year: So.
Hometown: Washington, D.C.
Dick Czap
#70
Dick Czap
6'2"  225 lbs
Position: Right Tackle
Year: So.
Hometown: Essexville, Mich.
John Dervin
#66
John Dervin
6'1"  210 lbs
Position: Left Guard
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Chicago, Ill. (Mt. Carmel)
Charles Doepke
#82
Charles Doepke
6'1"  197 lbs
Position: End
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Waterloo, Iowa
Duncan Drum
#55
Duncan Drum
6'0"  228 lbs
Position: Center
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Fremont, Neb.
Fred Duda
#10
Fred Duda
5'10"  185 lbs
Position: Quarterback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Chicago, Ill.
William Earl
#19
William Earl
6'0"  200 lbs
Position: End
Year: So.
Hometown: Summit, N.J.
Don Everett
#16
Don Everett
5'10"  165 lbs
Position: Quarterback
Year: So.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.
Mike Grace
#81
Mike Grace
6'2"  195 lbs
Position: End
Year: So.
Hometown: Sioux City, Iowa
Stan Grell
#57
Stan Grell
6'0"  197 lbs
Position: Left Guard
Year: So.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.
Ronald Griesse
#65
Ronald Griesse
5'11"  220 lbs
Position: Right Guard
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Kearney, Neb.
Larry Hansen
#79
Larry Hansen
6'4"  242 lbs
Position: Right Tackle
Year: So.
Hometown: Blair, Neb.
William Haug
#87
William Haug
6'2"  200 lbs
Position: End
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Minneapolis, Minn.
Robert Hill
#53
Robert Hill
5'11"  206 lbs
Position: Center
Year: So.
Hometown: East St. Louis, Ill.
Robert Hohn
#18
Robert Hohn
5'11"  178 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Beatrice, Neb.
6'3"  203 lbs
Position: End
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Weirton, W.Va.
William Johnson
#28
William Johnson
5'10"  191 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Stanton, Neb.
Michael Kennedy
#69
Michael Kennedy
5'10"  190 lbs
Position: Left Guard
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb.
Pat Kirby
#35
Pat Kirby
5'8"  145 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: So.
Hometown: David City, Neb.
Ron Kirkland
#20
Ron Kirkland
6'3"  189 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: So.
Hometown: West Bend, Wis.
John Koinzan
#86
John Koinzan
6'0"  193 lbs
Position: End
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Bartlett, Neb.
6'2"  216 lbs
Position: Left Tackle
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Austin, Minn.
Roger Kudrna
#61
Roger Kudrna
6'0"  196 lbs
Position: Left Guard
Year: So.
Hometown: Red Cloud, Neb.
Preston Love
#88
Preston Love
6'2"  183 lbs
Position: End
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb.
Richard Mahlock
#71
Richard Mahlock
6'2"  225 lbs
Position: Right Tackle
Year: So.
Hometown: DeWitt, Neb.
Kent McCloughan
#32
Kent McCloughan
6'2"  196 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Broken Bow, Neb.
Bernard McGinn
#68
Bernard McGinn
6'0"  205 lbs
Position: Right Guard
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Arlington, Va.
Joe McNulty
#41
Joe McNulty
5'11"  198 lbs
Position: Fullback
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Wymore, Neb.
Rick Myslenski
#29
Rick Myslenski
6'2"  187 lbs
Position: End
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Cleveland, Ohio
Louis Narish
#56
Louis Narish
6'2"  206 lbs
Position: Center
Year: So.
Hometown: Chicago, Ill.
James Osberg
#59
James Osberg
5'11"  200 lbs
Position: Left Guard
Year: So.
Hometown: Minneapolis, Minn.
Tom Pappas
#34
Tom Pappas
6'0"  193 lbs
Position: Left Guard
Year: So.
Hometown: Riverside, Calif.
Willie Paschall
#33
Willie Paschall
5'8"  176 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: Sr.
Hometown: San Antonio, Texas (Thomas Jefferson)
Ed Pavoris
#38
Ed Pavoris
5'10"  198 lbs
Position: Left Guard
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Detroit, Mich.
6'0"  198 lbs
Position: Center
Year: So.
Hometown: Cozad, Neb.
Ronald Poggemeyer
#26
Ronald Poggemeyer
5'10"  175 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: So.
Hometown: Nebraska City, Neb.
Mike Ratzloff
#30
Mike Ratzloff
6'0"  192 lbs
Position: End
Year: So.
Hometown: Windom, Minn.
Michael Rudd
#23
Michael Rudd
6'1"  202 lbs
Position: Right Guard
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Cleveland, Ohio
Steve Schaefer
#51
Steve Schaefer
6'2"  202 lbs
Position: Center
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Wintersville, Ohio
Lynn Senkbeil
#63
Lynn Senkbeil
6'1"  195 lbs
Position: Right Guard
Year: So.
Hometown: Salina, Kan.
Tim Shoda
#64
Tim Shoda
6'1"  224 lbs
Position: Right Guard
Year: So.
Hometown: Cleveland, Ohio
Lyle Sittler
#52
Lyle Sittler
6'0"  223 lbs
Position: Center
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Crete, Neb.
Maynard Smidt
#22
Maynard Smidt
5'10"  186 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Cozad, Neb.
Bruce Smith
#43
Bruce Smith
6'0"  198 lbs
Position: Fullback
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Falls City, Neb.
Tom Smith
#83
Tom Smith
6'0"  188 lbs
Position: End
Year: So.
Hometown: Hastings, Neb.
5'8"  156 lbs
Position: Fullback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Cleveland, Ohio
Carel Stith
#72
Carel Stith
6'3"  238 lbs
Position: Right Tackle
Year: So.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.
John Strohmyer
#74
John Strohmyer
6'2"  212 lbs
Position: Left Tackle
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Lexington, Neb.
Pete Tatman
#48
Pete Tatman
6'2"  195 lbs
Position: Fullback
Year: So.
Hometown: North Platte, Neb.
Dennis Thorell
#25
Dennis Thorell
5'9"  160 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: So.
Hometown: Loomis, Neb.
Douglas Tucker
#12
Douglas Tucker
5'11"  185 lbs
Position: Quarterback
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Davenport, Iowa (West)
Harry Tuthill
#50
Harry Tuthill
6'2"  200 lbs
Position: Center
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Grant, N.M.
Joe Unis
#58
Joe Unis
5'10"  203 lbs
Position: Left Guard
Year: So.
Hometown: Hopewell, Pa.
Theodore (Red) Vactor
#46
Theodore (Red) Vactor
6'0"  176 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Washington, Pa.
5'8"  160 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: So.
Hometown: North Platte, Neb.
Bob Weiman
#47
Bob Weiman
6'1"  200 lbs
Position: Fullback
Year: So.
Hometown: Steubenville, Ohio
6'4"  212 lbs
Position: End
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Detroit, Mich.
Jerry Wilks
#39
Jerry Wilks
6'3"  231 lbs
Position: Left Tackle
Year: So.
Hometown: Grand Rapids, Mich.
Harry Wilson
#31
Harry Wilson
6'0"  186 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: So.
Hometown: Steubenville, Ohio
Henry Woods
#11
Henry Woods
6'3"  195 lbs
Position: Quarterback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Midland, Texas
Michael Worley
#49
Michael Worley
5'8"  210 lbs
Position: Fullback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Bedford, Ohio
Ted Wright
#27
Ted Wright
5'9"  180 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: San Bernardino, Calif.
No. Name Pos. Ht. Wt. Yr. Hometown (Prev School)
67 Allers LaVerne LaVerne Allers LG 6-1 195 3 So. Davenport, Iowa
77 Barnes Walter Walter Barnes RT 6-2 236 5 Jr. Chicago, Ill.
76 Brichacek Gary Gary Brichacek RT 6-0 215 3 So. Schuyler, Neb.
42 Brown Bill Bill Brown FB 6-0 207 3 So. Detroit, Mich.
73 Brown James James Brown LT 6-2 235 5 Jr. Omaha, Neb.
40 Brunk Kenny Kenny Brunk FB 6-0 207 3 So. Cozad, Neb.
78 Carlson Dennis Dennis Carlson LT 6-2 216 5 Jr. Minneapolis, Minn.
21 Carstens Kaye Kaye Carstens HB 6-1 192 3 So. Fairbury, Neb.
89 Casey Larry Larry Casey E 6-0 185 5 Jr. Cedar Rapids, Iowa
15 Churchich Bob Bob Churchich QB 5-11 170 3 So. Omaha, Neb.
62 Coleman (Edward) Ricard (Edward) Ricard Coleman RG 6-1 192 3 So. Pittsburgh, Pa.
80 Coleman Langston Langston Coleman E 6-2 195 3 So. Washington, D.C.
70 Czap Dick Dick Czap RT 6-2 225 3 So. Essexville, Mich.
66 Dervin John John Dervin LG 6-1 210 7 Sr. Chicago, Ill. (Mt. Carmel)
82 Doepke Charles Charles Doepke E 6-1 197 7 Sr. Waterloo, Iowa
55 Drum Duncan Duncan Drum C 6-0 228 7 Sr. Fremont, Neb.
10 Duda Fred Fred Duda QB 5-10 185 5 Jr. Chicago, Ill.
19 Earl William William Earl E 6-0 200 3 So. Summit, N.J.
16 Everett Don Don Everett QB 5-10 165 3 So. Lincoln, Neb.
81 Grace Mike Mike Grace E 6-2 195 3 So. Sioux City, Iowa
57 Grell Stan Stan Grell LG 6-0 197 3 So. Lincoln, Neb.
65 Griesse Ronald Ronald Griesse RG 5-11 220 7 Sr. Kearney, Neb.
79 Hansen Larry Larry Hansen RT 6-4 242 3 So. Blair, Neb.
87 Haug William William Haug E 6-2 200 5 Jr. Minneapolis, Minn.
53 Hill Robert Robert Hill C 5-11 206 3 So. East St. Louis, Ill.
18 Hohn Robert Robert Hohn HB 5-11 178 7 Sr. Beatrice, Neb.
84 Jeter Tony Tony Jeter E 6-3 203 5 Jr. Weirton, W.Va.
28 Johnson William William Johnson HB 5-10 191 5 Jr. Stanton, Neb.
69 Kennedy Michael Michael Kennedy LG 5-10 190 5 Jr. Omaha, Neb.
35 Kirby Pat Pat Kirby HB 5-8 145 3 So. David City, Neb.
20 Kirkland Ron Ron Kirkland HB 6-3 189 3 So. West Bend, Wis.
86 Koinzan John John Koinzan E 6-0 193 7 Sr. Bartlett, Neb.
75 Kramer Larry Larry Kramer LT 6-2 216 7 Sr. Austin, Minn.
61 Kudrna Roger Roger Kudrna LG 6-0 196 3 So. Red Cloud, Neb.
88 Love Preston Preston Love E 6-2 183 7 Sr. Omaha, Neb.
71 Mahlock Richard Richard Mahlock RT 6-2 225 3 So. DeWitt, Neb.
32 McCloughan Kent Kent McCloughan HB 6-2 196 7 Sr. Broken Bow, Neb.
68 McGinn Bernard Bernard McGinn RG 6-0 205 7 Sr. Arlington, Va.
41 McNulty Joe Joe McNulty FB 5-11 198 7 Sr. Wymore, Neb.
29 Myslenski Rick Rick Myslenski E 6-2 187 5 Jr. Cleveland, Ohio
56 Narish Louis Louis Narish C 6-2 206 3 So. Chicago, Ill.
59 Osberg James James Osberg LG 5-11 200 3 So. Minneapolis, Minn.
34 Pappas Tom Tom Pappas LG 6-0 193 3 So. Riverside, Calif.
33 Paschall Willie Willie Paschall HB 5-8 176 7 Sr. San Antonio, Texas (Thomas Jefferson)
38 Pavoris Ed Ed Pavoris LG 5-10 198 5 Jr. Detroit, Mich.
54 Petersen Kelly Kelly Petersen C 6-0 198 3 So. Cozad, Neb.
26 Poggemeyer Ronald Ronald Poggemeyer HB 5-10 175 3 So. Nebraska City, Neb.
30 Ratzloff Mike Mike Ratzloff E 6-0 192 3 So. Windom, Minn.
23 Rudd Michael Michael Rudd RG 6-1 202 5 Jr. Cleveland, Ohio
51 Schaefer Steve Steve Schaefer C 6-2 202 5 Jr. Wintersville, Ohio
63 Senkbeil Lynn Lynn Senkbeil RG 6-1 195 3 So. Salina, Kan.
64 Shoda Tim Tim Shoda RG 6-1 224 3 So. Cleveland, Ohio
52 Sittler Lyle Lyle Sittler C 6-0 223 7 Sr. Crete, Neb.
22 Smidt Maynard Maynard Smidt HB 5-10 186 7 Sr. Cozad, Neb.
43 Smith Bruce Bruce Smith FB 6-0 198 7 Sr. Falls City, Neb.
83 Smith Tom Tom Smith E 6-0 188 3 So. Hastings, Neb.
45 Solich Frank Frank Solich FB 5-8 156 5 Jr. Cleveland, Ohio
72 Stith Carel Carel Stith RT 6-3 238 3 So. Lincoln, Neb.
74 Strohmyer John John Strohmyer LT 6-2 212 5 Jr. Lexington, Neb.
48 Tatman Pete Pete Tatman FB 6-2 195 3 So. North Platte, Neb.
25 Thorell Dennis Dennis Thorell HB 5-9 160 3 So. Loomis, Neb.
12 Tucker Douglas Douglas Tucker QB 5-11 185 7 Sr. Davenport, Iowa (West)
50 Tuthill Harry Harry Tuthill C 6-2 200 5 Jr. Grant, N.M.
58 Unis Joe Joe Unis LG 5-10 203 3 So. Hopewell, Pa.
46 Vactor Theodore (Red) Theodore (Red) Vactor HB 6-0 176 5 Jr. Washington, Pa.
36 Wachholtz Larry Larry Wachholtz HB 5-8 160 3 So. North Platte, Neb.
47 Weiman Bob Bob Weiman FB 6-1 200 3 So. Steubenville, Ohio
85 White Freeman Freeman White, Jr. E 6-4 212 5 Jr. Detroit, Mich.
39 Wilks Jerry Jerry Wilks LT 6-3 231 3 So. Grand Rapids, Mich.
31 Wilson Harry Harry Wilson HB 6-0 186 3 So. Steubenville, Ohio
11 Woods Henry Henry Woods QB 6-3 195 5 Jr. Midland, Texas
49 Worley Michael Michael Worley FB 5-8 210 5 Jr. Bedford, Ohio
27 Wright Ted Ted Wright HB 5-9 180 5 Jr. San Bernardino, Calif.
NU Football - 1964 Coaches
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