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

NU Football - 1964 Players

LaVerne Allers

6'1"  195 lbs
Position: Left Guard
Year: So.
Hometown: Davenport, Iowa

Walter Barnes

6'2"  236 lbs
Position: Right Tackle
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Chicago, Ill.
Gary Brichacek
#76

Gary Brichacek

Gary Brichacek
6'0"  215 lbs
Position: Right Tackle
Year: So.
Hometown: Schuyler, Neb.
Bill Brown
#42

Bill Brown

Bill Brown
6'0"  207 lbs
Position: Fullback
Year: So.
Hometown: Detroit, Mich.
James Brown
#73

James Brown

James Brown
6'2"  235 lbs
Position: Left Tackle
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb.
Kenny Brunk
#40

Kenny Brunk

Kenny Brunk
6'0"  207 lbs
Position: Fullback
Year: So.
Hometown: Cozad, Neb.
Dennis Carlson
#78

Dennis Carlson

Dennis Carlson
6'2"  216 lbs
Position: Left Tackle
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Minneapolis, Minn.
Kaye Carstens
#21

Kaye Carstens

Kaye Carstens
6'1"  192 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: So.
Hometown: Fairbury, Neb.
Larry Casey
#89

Larry Casey

Larry Casey
6'0"  185 lbs
Position: End
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Bob Churchich
#15

Bob Churchich

Bob Churchich
5'11"  170 lbs
Position: Quarterback
Year: So.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb.
(Edward) Ricard Coleman
#62

(Edward) Ricard Coleman

(Edward) Ricard Coleman
6'1"  192 lbs
Position: Right Guard
Year: So.
Hometown: Pittsburgh, Pa.
Langston Coleman
#80

Langston Coleman

Langston Coleman
6'2"  195 lbs
Position: End
Year: So.
Hometown: Washington, D.C.
Dick Czap
#70

Dick Czap

Dick Czap
6'2"  225 lbs
Position: Right Tackle
Year: So.
Hometown: Essexville, Mich.
John Dervin
#66

John Dervin

John Dervin
6'1"  210 lbs
Position: Left Guard
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Chicago, Ill. (Mt. Carmel)
Charles Doepke
#82

Charles Doepke

Charles Doepke
6'1"  197 lbs
Position: End
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Waterloo, Iowa
Duncan Drum
#55

Duncan Drum

Duncan Drum
6'0"  228 lbs
Position: Center
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Fremont, Neb.
Fred Duda
#10

Fred Duda

Fred Duda
5'10"  185 lbs
Position: Quarterback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Chicago, Ill.
William Earl
#19

William Earl

William Earl
6'0"  200 lbs
Position: End
Year: So.
Hometown: Summit, N.J.
Don Everett
#16

Don Everett

Don Everett
5'10"  165 lbs
Position: Quarterback
Year: So.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.
Mike Grace
#81

Mike Grace

Mike Grace
6'2"  195 lbs
Position: End
Year: So.
Hometown: Sioux City, Iowa
Stan Grell
#57

Stan Grell

Stan Grell
6'0"  197 lbs
Position: Left Guard
Year: So.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.
Ronald Griesse
#65

Ronald Griesse

Ronald Griesse
5'11"  220 lbs
Position: Right Guard
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Kearney, Neb.
Larry Hansen
#79

Larry Hansen

Larry Hansen
6'4"  242 lbs
Position: Right Tackle
Year: So.
Hometown: Blair, Neb.
William Haug
#87

William Haug

William Haug
6'2"  200 lbs
Position: End
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Minneapolis, Minn.
Robert Hill
#53

Robert Hill

Robert Hill
5'11"  206 lbs
Position: Center
Year: So.
Hometown: East St. Louis, Ill.
Robert Hohn
#18

Robert Hohn

Robert Hohn
5'11"  178 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Beatrice, Neb.

Tony Jeter

6'3"  203 lbs
Position: End
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Weirton, W.Va.
William Johnson
#28

William Johnson

William Johnson
5'10"  191 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Stanton, Neb.
Michael Kennedy
#69

Michael Kennedy

Michael Kennedy
5'10"  190 lbs
Position: Left Guard
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb.
Pat Kirby
#35

Pat Kirby

Pat Kirby
5'8"  145 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: So.
Hometown: David City, Neb.
Ron Kirkland
#20

Ron Kirkland

Ron Kirkland
6'3"  189 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: So.
Hometown: West Bend, Wis.
John Koinzan
#86

John Koinzan

John Koinzan
6'0"  193 lbs
Position: End
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Bartlett, Neb.

Larry Kramer

6'2"  216 lbs
Position: Left Tackle
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Austin, Minn.
Roger Kudrna
#61

Roger Kudrna

Roger Kudrna
6'0"  196 lbs
Position: Left Guard
Year: So.
Hometown: Red Cloud, Neb.
Preston Love
#88

Preston Love

Preston Love
6'2"  183 lbs
Position: End
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb.
Richard Mahlock
#71

Richard Mahlock

Richard Mahlock
6'2"  225 lbs
Position: Right Tackle
Year: So.
Hometown: DeWitt, Neb.
Kent McCloughan
#32

Kent McCloughan

Kent McCloughan
6'2"  196 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Broken Bow, Neb.
Bernard McGinn
#68

Bernard McGinn

Bernard McGinn
6'0"  205 lbs
Position: Right Guard
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Arlington, Va.
Joe McNulty
#41

Joe McNulty

Joe McNulty
5'11"  198 lbs
Position: Fullback
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Wymore, Neb.
Rick Myslenski
#29

Rick Myslenski

Rick Myslenski
6'2"  187 lbs
Position: End
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Cleveland, Ohio
Louis Narish
#56

Louis Narish

Louis Narish
6'2"  206 lbs
Position: Center
Year: So.
Hometown: Chicago, Ill.
James Osberg
#59

James Osberg

James Osberg
5'11"  200 lbs
Position: Left Guard
Year: So.
Hometown: Minneapolis, Minn.
Tom Pappas
#34

Tom Pappas

Tom Pappas
6'0"  193 lbs
Position: Left Guard
Year: So.
Hometown: Riverside, Calif.
Willie Paschall
#33

Willie Paschall

Willie Paschall
5'8"  176 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: Sr.
Hometown: San Antonio, Texas (Thomas Jefferson)
Ed Pavoris
#38

Ed Pavoris

Ed Pavoris
5'10"  198 lbs
Position: Left Guard
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Detroit, Mich.

Kelly Petersen

6'0"  198 lbs
Position: Center
Year: So.
Hometown: Cozad, Neb.
Ronald Poggemeyer
#26

Ronald Poggemeyer

Ronald Poggemeyer
5'10"  175 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: So.
Hometown: Nebraska City, Neb.
Mike Ratzloff
#30

Mike Ratzloff

Mike Ratzloff
6'0"  192 lbs
Position: End
Year: So.
Hometown: Windom, Minn.
Michael Rudd
#23

Michael Rudd

Michael Rudd
6'1"  202 lbs
Position: Right Guard
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Cleveland, Ohio
Steve Schaefer
#51

Steve Schaefer

Steve Schaefer
6'2"  202 lbs
Position: Center
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Wintersville, Ohio
Lynn Senkbeil
#63

Lynn Senkbeil

Lynn Senkbeil
6'1"  195 lbs
Position: Right Guard
Year: So.
Hometown: Salina, Kan.
Tim Shoda
#64

Tim Shoda

Tim Shoda
6'1"  224 lbs
Position: Right Guard
Year: So.
Hometown: Cleveland, Ohio
Lyle Sittler
#52

Lyle Sittler

Lyle Sittler
6'0"  223 lbs
Position: Center
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Crete, Neb.
Maynard Smidt
#22

Maynard Smidt

Maynard Smidt
5'10"  186 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Cozad, Neb.
Bruce Smith
#43

Bruce Smith

Bruce Smith
6'0"  198 lbs
Position: Fullback
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Falls City, Neb.
Tom Smith
#83

Tom Smith

Tom Smith
6'0"  188 lbs
Position: End
Year: So.
Hometown: Hastings, Neb.

Frank Solich

5'8"  156 lbs
Position: Fullback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Cleveland, Ohio
Carel Stith
#72

Carel Stith

Carel Stith
6'3"  238 lbs
Position: Right Tackle
Year: So.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.
John Strohmyer
#74

John Strohmyer

John Strohmyer
6'2"  212 lbs
Position: Left Tackle
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Lexington, Neb.
Pete Tatman
#48

Pete Tatman

Pete Tatman
6'2"  195 lbs
Position: Fullback
Year: So.
Hometown: North Platte, Neb.
Dennis Thorell
#25

Dennis Thorell

Dennis Thorell
5'9"  160 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: So.
Hometown: Loomis, Neb.
Douglas Tucker
#12

Douglas Tucker

Douglas Tucker
5'11"  185 lbs
Position: Quarterback
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Davenport, Iowa (West)
Harry Tuthill
#50

Harry Tuthill

Harry Tuthill
6'2"  200 lbs
Position: Center
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Grant, N.M.
Joe Unis
#58

Joe Unis

Joe Unis
5'10"  203 lbs
Position: Left Guard
Year: So.
Hometown: Hopewell, Pa.
Theodore (Red) Vactor
#46

Theodore (Red) Vactor

Theodore (Red) Vactor
6'0"  176 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Washington, Pa.

Larry Wachholtz

5'8"  160 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: So.
Hometown: North Platte, Neb.
Bob Weiman
#47

Bob Weiman

Bob Weiman
6'1"  200 lbs
Position: Fullback
Year: So.
Hometown: Steubenville, Ohio

Freeman White, Jr.

6'4"  212 lbs
Position: End
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Detroit, Mich.
Jerry Wilks
#39

Jerry Wilks

Jerry Wilks
6'3"  231 lbs
Position: Left Tackle
Year: So.
Hometown: Grand Rapids, Mich.
Harry Wilson
#31

Harry Wilson

Harry Wilson
6'0"  186 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: So.
Hometown: Steubenville, Ohio
Henry Woods
#11

Henry Woods

Henry Woods
6'3"  195 lbs
Position: Quarterback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Midland, Texas
Michael Worley
#49

Michael Worley

Michael Worley
5'8"  210 lbs
Position: Fullback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Bedford, Ohio
Ted Wright
#27

Ted Wright

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

LaVerne Allers

LG 6-1 195 3 So. Davenport, Iowa
77 Barnes Walter Walter Barnes

Walter Barnes

RT 6-2 236 5 Jr. Chicago, Ill.
76 Brichacek Gary Gary Brichacek

Gary Brichacek

RT 6-0 215 3 So. Schuyler, Neb.
42 Brown Bill Bill Brown

Bill Brown

FB 6-0 207 3 So. Detroit, Mich.
73 Brown James James Brown

James Brown

LT 6-2 235 5 Jr. Omaha, Neb.
40 Brunk Kenny Kenny Brunk

Kenny Brunk

FB 6-0 207 3 So. Cozad, Neb.
78 Carlson Dennis Dennis Carlson

Dennis Carlson

LT 6-2 216 5 Jr. Minneapolis, Minn.
21 Carstens Kaye Kaye Carstens

Kaye Carstens

HB 6-1 192 3 So. Fairbury, Neb.
89 Casey Larry Larry Casey

Larry Casey

E 6-0 185 5 Jr. Cedar Rapids, Iowa
15 Churchich Bob Bob Churchich

Bob Churchich

QB 5-11 170 3 So. Omaha, Neb.
62 Coleman (Edward) Ricard (Edward) Ricard Coleman

(Edward) Ricard Coleman

RG 6-1 192 3 So. Pittsburgh, Pa.
80 Coleman Langston Langston Coleman

Langston Coleman

E 6-2 195 3 So. Washington, D.C.
70 Czap Dick Dick Czap

Dick Czap

RT 6-2 225 3 So. Essexville, Mich.
66 Dervin John John Dervin

John Dervin

LG 6-1 210 7 Sr. Chicago, Ill. (Mt. Carmel)
82 Doepke Charles Charles Doepke

Charles Doepke

E 6-1 197 7 Sr. Waterloo, Iowa
55 Drum Duncan Duncan Drum

Duncan Drum

C 6-0 228 7 Sr. Fremont, Neb.
10 Duda Fred Fred Duda

Fred Duda

QB 5-10 185 5 Jr. Chicago, Ill.
19 Earl William William Earl

William Earl

E 6-0 200 3 So. Summit, N.J.
16 Everett Don Don Everett

Don Everett

QB 5-10 165 3 So. Lincoln, Neb.
81 Grace Mike Mike Grace

Mike Grace

E 6-2 195 3 So. Sioux City, Iowa
57 Grell Stan Stan Grell

Stan Grell

LG 6-0 197 3 So. Lincoln, Neb.
65 Griesse Ronald Ronald Griesse

Ronald Griesse

RG 5-11 220 7 Sr. Kearney, Neb.
79 Hansen Larry Larry Hansen

Larry Hansen

RT 6-4 242 3 So. Blair, Neb.
87 Haug William William Haug

William Haug

E 6-2 200 5 Jr. Minneapolis, Minn.
53 Hill Robert Robert Hill

Robert Hill

C 5-11 206 3 So. East St. Louis, Ill.
18 Hohn Robert Robert Hohn

Robert Hohn

HB 5-11 178 7 Sr. Beatrice, Neb.
84 Jeter Tony Tony Jeter

Tony Jeter

E 6-3 203 5 Jr. Weirton, W.Va.
28 Johnson William William Johnson

William Johnson

HB 5-10 191 5 Jr. Stanton, Neb.
69 Kennedy Michael Michael Kennedy

Michael Kennedy

LG 5-10 190 5 Jr. Omaha, Neb.
35 Kirby Pat Pat Kirby

Pat Kirby

HB 5-8 145 3 So. David City, Neb.
20 Kirkland Ron Ron Kirkland

Ron Kirkland

HB 6-3 189 3 So. West Bend, Wis.
86 Koinzan John John Koinzan

John Koinzan

E 6-0 193 7 Sr. Bartlett, Neb.
75 Kramer Larry Larry Kramer

Larry Kramer

LT 6-2 216 7 Sr. Austin, Minn.
61 Kudrna Roger Roger Kudrna

Roger Kudrna

LG 6-0 196 3 So. Red Cloud, Neb.
88 Love Preston Preston Love

Preston Love

E 6-2 183 7 Sr. Omaha, Neb.
71 Mahlock Richard Richard Mahlock

Richard Mahlock

RT 6-2 225 3 So. DeWitt, Neb.
32 McCloughan Kent Kent McCloughan

Kent McCloughan

HB 6-2 196 7 Sr. Broken Bow, Neb.
68 McGinn Bernard Bernard McGinn

Bernard McGinn

RG 6-0 205 7 Sr. Arlington, Va.
41 McNulty Joe Joe McNulty

Joe McNulty

FB 5-11 198 7 Sr. Wymore, Neb.
29 Myslenski Rick Rick Myslenski

Rick Myslenski

E 6-2 187 5 Jr. Cleveland, Ohio
56 Narish Louis Louis Narish

Louis Narish

C 6-2 206 3 So. Chicago, Ill.
59 Osberg James James Osberg

James Osberg

LG 5-11 200 3 So. Minneapolis, Minn.
34 Pappas Tom Tom Pappas

Tom Pappas

LG 6-0 193 3 So. Riverside, Calif.
33 Paschall Willie Willie Paschall

Willie Paschall

HB 5-8 176 7 Sr. San Antonio, Texas (Thomas Jefferson)
38 Pavoris Ed Ed Pavoris

Ed Pavoris

LG 5-10 198 5 Jr. Detroit, Mich.
54 Petersen Kelly Kelly Petersen

Kelly Petersen

C 6-0 198 3 So. Cozad, Neb.
26 Poggemeyer Ronald Ronald Poggemeyer

Ronald Poggemeyer

HB 5-10 175 3 So. Nebraska City, Neb.
30 Ratzloff Mike Mike Ratzloff

Mike Ratzloff

E 6-0 192 3 So. Windom, Minn.
23 Rudd Michael Michael Rudd

Michael Rudd

RG 6-1 202 5 Jr. Cleveland, Ohio
51 Schaefer Steve Steve Schaefer

Steve Schaefer

C 6-2 202 5 Jr. Wintersville, Ohio
63 Senkbeil Lynn Lynn Senkbeil

Lynn Senkbeil

RG 6-1 195 3 So. Salina, Kan.
64 Shoda Tim Tim Shoda

Tim Shoda

RG 6-1 224 3 So. Cleveland, Ohio
52 Sittler Lyle Lyle Sittler

Lyle Sittler

C 6-0 223 7 Sr. Crete, Neb.
22 Smidt Maynard Maynard Smidt

Maynard Smidt

HB 5-10 186 7 Sr. Cozad, Neb.
43 Smith Bruce Bruce Smith

Bruce Smith

FB 6-0 198 7 Sr. Falls City, Neb.
83 Smith Tom Tom Smith

Tom Smith

E 6-0 188 3 So. Hastings, Neb.
45 Solich Frank Frank Solich

Frank Solich

FB 5-8 156 5 Jr. Cleveland, Ohio
72 Stith Carel Carel Stith

Carel Stith

RT 6-3 238 3 So. Lincoln, Neb.
74 Strohmyer John John Strohmyer

John Strohmyer

LT 6-2 212 5 Jr. Lexington, Neb.
48 Tatman Pete Pete Tatman

Pete Tatman

FB 6-2 195 3 So. North Platte, Neb.
25 Thorell Dennis Dennis Thorell

Dennis Thorell

HB 5-9 160 3 So. Loomis, Neb.
12 Tucker Douglas Douglas Tucker

Douglas Tucker

QB 5-11 185 7 Sr. Davenport, Iowa (West)
50 Tuthill Harry Harry Tuthill

Harry Tuthill

C 6-2 200 5 Jr. Grant, N.M.
58 Unis Joe Joe Unis

Joe Unis

LG 5-10 203 3 So. Hopewell, Pa.
46 Vactor Theodore (Red) Theodore (Red) Vactor

Theodore (Red) Vactor

HB 6-0 176 5 Jr. Washington, Pa.
36 Wachholtz Larry Larry Wachholtz

Larry Wachholtz

HB 5-8 160 3 So. North Platte, Neb.
47 Weiman Bob Bob Weiman

Bob Weiman

FB 6-1 200 3 So. Steubenville, Ohio
85 White Freeman Freeman White, Jr.

Freeman White, Jr.

E 6-4 212 5 Jr. Detroit, Mich.
39 Wilks Jerry Jerry Wilks

Jerry Wilks

LT 6-3 231 3 So. Grand Rapids, Mich.
31 Wilson Harry Harry Wilson

Harry Wilson

HB 6-0 186 3 So. Steubenville, Ohio
11 Woods Henry Henry Woods

Henry Woods

QB 6-3 195 5 Jr. Midland, Texas
49 Worley Michael Michael Worley

Michael Worley

FB 5-8 210 5 Jr. Bedford, Ohio
27 Wright Ted Ted Wright

Ted Wright

HB 5-9 180 5 Jr. San Bernardino, Calif.


NU Football - 1964 Coaches

Bob Devaney

Bob Devaney
 - Head Coach