Coach Tom Osborne
7th AP / 9th UPI -----
9-3 (4-3 Big Eight)
Astro-Bluebonnet Bowl
Coach Tom Osborne 7th AP / 9th UPI ----- 9-3 (4-3 Big Eight) Astro-Bluebonnet Bowl

NU Football - 1976 Roster

NU Football - 1976 Players

Dick Altman

Dick Altman

Dick Altman
6'0"  185 lbs
Position: Wingback
Year: So.
Hometown: Wilber, Neb.
Rene Anderson
#2

Rene Anderson

Rene Anderson
6'2"  173 lbs
Position: Right Cornerback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Los Angeles, Calif.

George Andrews

6'4"  212 lbs
Position: Defensive End
Year: So.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb.
Monte Anthony
#49

Monte Anthony

Monte Anthony
6'3"  208 lbs
Position: I Back
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Bellevue, Neb.
Scott Avery
#93

Scott Avery

Scott Avery
6'4"  240 lbs
Position: Defensive Tackle
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Long Beach, Calif.
Bill Barnett
#97

Bill Barnett

Bill Barnett
6'5"  235 lbs
Position: Defensive Tackle
Year: So.
Hometown: Afton, Minn.
Jim Belka
#47

Jim Belka

Jim Belka
6'2"  215 lbs
Position: Linebacker
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Prairie Village, Kan.

Richard Berns

6'3"  200 lbs
Position: I Back
Year: So.
Hometown: Wichita Falls, Texas
Keith Bishop
#53

Keith Bishop

Keith Bishop
6'3"  225 lbs
Position: Center
Year: So.
Hometown: Midland, Texas
Jeff Bloom

Jeff Bloom

Jeff Bloom
6'2"  185 lbs
Position: Center
Year: So.
Hometown: Rapid City, S.D.
Mike Brannon

Mike Brannon

Mike Brannon
6'5"  235 lbs
Position: Defensive Tackle
Year: So.
Hometown: Fremont, Neb.
Dan Brock
#94

Dan Brock

Dan Brock
6'3"  215 lbs
Position: Defensive Tackle
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Columbus, Neb.
Kenny Brown
#22

Kenny Brown

Kenny Brown
6'0"  174 lbs
Position: Wingback
Year: So.
Hometown: Cincinnati, Ohio
Bill Bryant
#95

Bill Bryant

Bill Bryant
6'2"  220 lbs
Position: Defensive Tackle
Year: So.
Hometown: Decatur, Ala.
Ed Burns
#17

Ed Burns

Ed Burns
6'2"  205 lbs
Position: Quarterback
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb.
Mike Burton

Mike Burton

Mike Burton
5'7"  185 lbs
Position: Defensive Back
Year: So.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb.

Dave Butterfield

5'10"  182 lbs
Position: Left Cornerback
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Greeley, Colo.
Jake Cabell
#24

Jake Cabell

Jake Cabell
6'3"  200 lbs
Position: Left Cornerback
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Danville, Va.
Jeff Carpenter
#37

Jeff Carpenter

Jeff Carpenter
6'1"  217 lbs
Position: Linebacker
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Council Bluffs, Iowa
Dan Cass

Dan Cass

Dan Cass
6'1"  217 lbs
Position: Left Cornerback
Year: So.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.

Kelvin Clark

6'4"  230 lbs
Position: Offensive Tackle
Year: So.
Hometown: Odessa, Texas
Lawrence Cole
#92

Lawrence Cole

Lawrence Cole
6'2"  203 lbs
Position: Defensive End
Year: So.
Hometown: Dayton, Ohio
Lawrence Cooley
#67

Lawrence Cooley

Lawrence Cooley
6'0"  240 lbs
Position: Offensive Guard
Year: So.
Hometown: Monroe, Mich.
Barney Cotton
#54

Barney Cotton

Barney Cotton
6'5"  231 lbs
Position: Center
Year: So.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb.
Curtis Craig
#33

Curtis Craig

Curtis Craig
5'10"  180 lbs
Position: Wingback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Davenport, Iowa

Tom Davis

6'3"  232 lbs
Position: Center
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb.
Dodie Donnell
#45

Dodie Donnell

Dodie Donnell
6'2"  219 lbs
Position: Fullback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Hackensack, N.J.
Mark Dufresne
#88

Mark Dufresne

Mark Dufresne
6'4"  235 lbs
Position: Tight End
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Ventura, Calif.
Percy Eichelberger
#44

Percy Eichelberger

Percy Eichelberger
5'11"  200 lbs
Position: Strong Side...
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Louisville, Miss.
Al Eveland
#43

Al Eveland

Al Eveland
6'1"  205 lbs
Position: Place Kicker
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Ames, Iowa
Earl Everett
#9

Earl Everett

Earl Everett
6'2"  197 lbs
Position: Wingback
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Kansas City, Mo.
Ben Ewing
#26

Ben Ewing

Ben Ewing
6'1"  190 lbs
Position: Weakside Linebacker
Year: So.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb.

Vince Ferragamo

6'3"  208 lbs
Position: Quarterback
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Carson, Calif.
Tim Fischer
#16

Tim Fischer

Tim Fischer
5'10"  170 lbs
Position: Left Cornerback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.

Mike Fultz

6'5"  275 lbs
Position: Defensive Tackle
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.
Bobby Galano

Bobby Galano

Bobby Galano
6'3"  240 lbs
Position: Offensive Guard
Year: So.
Hometown: Stockton, Calif.
Randy Garcia
#18

Randy Garcia

Randy Garcia
6'3"  192 lbs
Position: Quarterback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Los Angeles, Calif.
Reg Gast
#82

Reg Gast

Reg Gast
6'3"  210 lbs
Position: Defensive End
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.
Dave Gillespie
#28

Dave Gillespie

Dave Gillespie
6'0"  205 lbs
Position: I Back
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Saratoga, Calif.
Steve Glenn
#71

Steve Glenn

Steve Glenn
6'4"  245 lbs
Position: Offensive Tackle
Year: So.
Hometown: Pawnee City, Neb.
Mark Goodspeed

Mark Goodspeed

Mark Goodspeed
6'6"  235 lbs
Position: Defensive Tackle
Year: So.
Hometown: Leawood, Kan.
Tim Hager
#10

Tim Hager

Tim Hager
6'1"  178 lbs
Position: Quarterback
Year: So.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.
Jeff Hansen
#48

Jeff Hansen

Jeff Hansen
6'2"  195 lbs
Position: Safety
Year: So.
Hometown: Sacramento, Calif. (El Camino)

Ted Harvey

5'10"  170 lbs
Position: Right Cornerback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Lexington, Neb.
John Havekost

John Havekost

John Havekost
6'4"  210 lbs
Position: Offensive Guard
Year: So.
Hometown: Scribner, Neb.
Bob Hayes
#76

Bob Hayes

Bob Hayes
6'6"  258 lbs
Position: Offensive Tackle
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Bakersfield, Calif.
Gary Higgs
#46

Gary Higgs

Gary Higgs
6'2"  220 lbs
Position: Fullback
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Toledo, Ohio

I.M. Hipp

6'0"  195 lbs
Position: I Back
Year: So.
Hometown: Chapin, S.C.
Steve Hoins
#78

Steve Hoins

Steve Hoins
6'3"  256 lbs
Position: Offensive Tackle
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Bellevue, Neb.
Brian Horn

Brian Horn

Brian Horn
6'4"  212 lbs
Position: Tight End
Year: So.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb.

Rod Horn

6'4"  247 lbs
Position: Middle Guard
Year: So.
Hometown: Fresno, Calif.
Lawrence Humphrey

Lawrence Humphrey

Lawrence Humphrey
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Position: Offensive Tackle
Year: Unk
Hometown: Sidney, Neb.
John Ingram
#19

John Ingram

John Ingram
5'9"  160 lbs
Position: Safety
Year: So.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb.
Greg Jorgensen
#63

Greg Jorgensen

Greg Jorgensen
6'2"  235 lbs
Position: Offensive Guard
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Minden, Neb.
Mike Kennedy
#11

Mike Kennedy

Mike Kennedy
6'3"  201 lbs
Position: Quarterback
Year: So.
Hometown: LaMesa, Calif.
Jon Kroneberger
#64

Jon Kroneberger

Jon Kroneberger
6'5"  251 lbs
Position: Offensive Tackle
Year: So.
Hometown: Salina, Kan.
Kim Kujath
#36

Kim Kujath

Kim Kujath
5'11"  215 lbs
Position: Fullback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Fairbury, Neb.
Lee Kunz
#38

Lee Kunz

Lee Kunz
6'3"  206 lbs
Position: Strong Side...
Year: So.
Hometown: Golden, Colo.
Dan LaFever

Dan LaFever

Dan LaFever
6'2"  210 lbs
Position: Weakside Linebacker
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Marinette, Wis.
Oudious Lee
#65

Oudious Lee

Oudious Lee
6'1"  218 lbs
Position: Middle Guard
Year: So.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb.
Pat Lehigh
#6

Pat Lehigh

Pat Lehigh
5'10"  175 lbs
Position: Left Cornerback
Year: So.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.
Randy Lessman
#39

Randy Lessman

Randy Lessman
6'3"  205 lbs
Position: Punter
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Sioux City, Iowa
Steve Lindquist
#68

Steve Lindquist

Steve Lindquist
6'6"  245 lbs
Position: Offensive Guard
Year: So.
Hometown: Minneapolis, Minn.

Bob Lingenfelter

6'7"  277 lbs
Position: Offensive Tackle
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Plainview, Neb.
Rob Link

Rob Link

Rob Link
6'3"  218 lbs
Position: Tight End
Year: So.
Hometown: Boulder, Colo.
Rocke Loken
#87

Rocke Loken

Rocke Loken
6'0"  180 lbs
Position: Split End
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Littleton, Colo.
Doug Long

Doug Long

Doug Long
6'0"  210 lbs
Position: Strong Side...
Year: So.
Hometown: Alma, Neb.
Chuck Malito
#89

Chuck Malito

Chuck Malito
6'2"  173 lbs
Position: Split End
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Lakewood, Colo.
Steve Markus
#56

Steve Markus

Steve Markus
6'0"  215 lbs
Position: Strong Side...
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Kearney, Neb.
Ron Nitzel
#85

Ron Nitzel

Ron Nitzel
6'2"  184 lbs
Position: Split End
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Grand Island, Neb.
Tom Ohrt
#74

Tom Ohrt

Tom Ohrt
6'4"  245 lbs
Position: Offensive Tackle
Year: So.
Hometown: Millard, Neb.
Dennis Payne
#13

Dennis Payne

Dennis Payne
6'1"  183 lbs
Position: Safety
Year: So.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.
Ray Phillips
#80

Ray Phillips

Ray Phillips
6'4"  220 lbs
Position: Defensive End
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Milwaukee, Wis.

Clete Pillen

6'0"  206 lbs
Position: Strong Side...
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Monroe, Neb.

Jim Pillen

6'0"  185 lbs
Position: Monster
Year: So.
Hometown: Monroe, Neb.
John Plucknett
#50

John Plucknett

John Plucknett
5'10"  210 lbs
Position: Middle Guard
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Beatrice, Neb.
Randy Poeschl
#75

Randy Poeschl

Randy Poeschl
6'8"  255 lbs
Position: Defensive Tackle
Year: So.
Hometown: Fremont, Neb.
Paul Potadle

Paul Potadle

Paul Potadle
6'0"  215 lbs
Position: Offensive Tackle
Year: So.
Hometown: Tekamah, Neb.
Ron Pruitt
#91

Ron Pruitt

Ron Pruitt
6'3"  247 lbs
Position: Defensive Tackle
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Compton, Calif.
Jeff Pullen
#66

Jeff Pullen

Jeff Pullen
6'0"  215 lbs
Position: Middle Guard
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Central City, Neb.
Randy Rick
#90

Randy Rick

Randy Rick
6'4"  203 lbs
Position: Defensive End
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Dubuque, Iowa
Tom Ridder

Tom Ridder

Tom Ridder
6'3"  202 lbs
Position: Defensive End
Year: So.
Hometown: West Point, Neb.
Kelvin Roehrs

Kelvin Roehrs

Kelvin Roehrs
6'1"  222 lbs
Position: Middle Guard
Year: So.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.
John Ruud

John Ruud

John Ruud
6'2"  215 lbs
Position: Weakside Linebacker
Year: So.
Hometown: Bloomington, Minn.

Kelly Saalfeld

6'4"  237 lbs
Position: Offensive Tackle
Year: So.
Hometown: Columbus, Neb.
Tony Samuel
#98

Tony Samuel

Tony Samuel
6'3"  211 lbs
Position: Defensive End
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Jersey City, N.J.
Dan Schmidt
#51

Dan Schmidt

Dan Schmidt
6'2"  222 lbs
Position: Offensive Guard
Year: Sr.
Hometown: North Platte, Neb.
John Selko
#83

John Selko

John Selko
6'4"  212 lbs
Position: Tight End
Year: So.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.
Dave Shamblin
#81

Dave Shamblin

Dave Shamblin
6'3"  190 lbs
Position: Split End
Year: Sr.
Hometown: LaVerne, Calif.
Kent Smith
#23

Kent Smith

Kent Smith
6'1"  196 lbs
Position: Monster
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Thief River Falls, Minn.

Tim Smith

6'3"  195 lbs
Position: Split End
Year: So.
Hometown: Chula Vista, Calif.
Tom Sorley
#12

Tom Sorley

Tom Sorley
6'2"  201 lbs
Position: Quarterback
Year: So.
Hometown: Big Springs, Texas
Ken Spaeth
#86

Ken Spaeth

Ken Spaeth
6'5"  228 lbs
Position: Tight End
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Mahnomen, Minn.
Dan Steiner
#58

Dan Steiner

Dan Steiner
6'2"  233 lbs
Position: Offensive Guard
Year: So.
Hometown: Columbus, Neb.
Keith Steward
#40

Keith Steward

Keith Steward
5'11"  205 lbs
Position: Fullback
Year: So.
Hometown: Steubenville, Ohio
Byron Stewart
#30

Byron Stewart

Byron Stewart
6'1"  190 lbs
Position: I Back
Year: So.
Hometown: Oxon Hill, Md.
Eric Stewart

Eric Stewart

Eric Stewart
6'0"  180 lbs
Position: Safety
Year: So.
Hometown: Oxon Hill, Md.
Rod Stovall
#5

Rod Stovall

Rod Stovall
5'11"  170 lbs
Position: Right Cornerback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Bellevue, Neb.
Mark Stroh

Mark Stroh

Mark Stroh
6'3"  205 lbs
Position: Defensive End
Year: So.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb.
Dean Sukup
#3

Dean Sukup

Dean Sukup
6'1"  210 lbs
Position: Place Kicker
Year: So.
Hometown: Cozad, Neb.
Gordon Theissen

Gordon Theissen

Gordon Theissen
6'1"  200 lbs
Position: Defensive End
Year: So.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.
Bobby Thomas
#8

Bobby Thomas

Bobby Thomas
5'8"  162 lbs
Position: Split End
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Bridgeport, Pa.
Larry Valasek
#4

Larry Valasek

Larry Valasek
5'10"  166 lbs
Position: Safety
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Silver Creek, Neb.
Ron VanderMeer
#1

Ron VanderMeer

Ron VanderMeer
5'11"  200 lbs
Position: Place Kicker
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Tracy, Calif.
Russ Vanous
#25

Russ Vanous

Russ Vanous
6'3"  212 lbs
Position: Punter
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Fairbury, Neb.
Tom Vering
#57

Tom Vering

Tom Vering
6'2"  200 lbs
Position: Weakside Linebacker
Year: So.
Hometown: Fremont, Neb.

Stan Waldemore

6'4"  246 lbs
Position: Offensive Guard
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Belleville, N.J.
Paul Walderzak
#77

Paul Walderzak

Paul Walderzak
6'3"  240 lbs
Position: Offensive Tackle
Year: So.
Hometown: Saginaw, Mich.
Darrell Walton
#7

Darrell Walton

Darrell Walton
5'9"  165 lbs
Position: Wingback
Year: So.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb.
Mike Washington
#42

Mike Washington

Mike Washington
5'11"  212 lbs
Position: Fullback
Year: So.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.
Mitchell Webb
#99

Mitchell Webb

Mitchell Webb
6'3"  225 lbs
Position: Middle Guard
Year: So.
Hometown: Redding, Calif.

Kerry Weinmaster

6'0"  207 lbs
Position: Middle Guard
Year: So.
Hometown: North Platte, Neb.
Jim Wightman
#59

Jim Wightman

Jim Wightman
6'3"  219 lbs
Position: Weakside Linebacker
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb.
Jim Williquette
#41

Jim Williquette

Jim Williquette
5'9"  165 lbs
Position: Right Cornerback
Year: So.
Hometown: Green Bay, Wis.
Larry Young
#14

Larry Young

Larry Young
6'1"  208 lbs
Position: Monster
Year: So.
Hometown: Jersey City, N.J.
Willie Young

Willie Young

Willie Young
6'1"  205 lbs
Position: Center
Year: So.
Hometown: Jersey City, N.J.
Dale Zabrocki
#21

Dale Zabrocki

Dale Zabrocki
5'9"  185 lbs
Position: I Back
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Bellevue, Neb.
No. Name Pos. Ht. Wt. Yr. Hometown (Prev School)
Altman Dick Dick Altman

Dick Altman

WB 6-0 185 3 So. Wilber, Neb.
2 Anderson Rene Rene Anderson

Rene Anderson

RCB 6-2 173 5 Jr. Los Angeles, Calif.
96 Andrews George George Andrews

George Andrews

DE 6-4 212 3 So. Omaha, Neb.
49 Anthony Monte Monte Anthony

Monte Anthony

IB 6-3 208 5 Jr. Bellevue, Neb.
93 Avery Scott Scott Avery

Scott Avery

DT 6-4 240 7 Sr. Long Beach, Calif.
97 Barnett Bill Bill Barnett

Bill Barnett

DT 6-5 235 3 So. Afton, Minn.
47 Belka Jim Jim Belka

Jim Belka

LB 6-2 215 7 Sr. Prairie Village, Kan.
35 Berns Richard Richard Berns

Richard Berns

IB 6-3 200 3 So. Wichita Falls, Texas
53 Bishop Keith Keith Bishop

Keith Bishop

C 6-3 225 3 So. Midland, Texas
Bloom Jeff Jeff Bloom

Jeff Bloom

C 6-2 185 3 So. Rapid City, S.D.
Brannon Mike Mike Brannon

Mike Brannon

DT 6-5 235 3 So. Fremont, Neb.
94 Brock Dan Dan Brock

Dan Brock

DT 6-3 215 7 Sr. Columbus, Neb.
22 Brown Kenny Kenny Brown

Kenny Brown

WB 6-0 174 3 So. Cincinnati, Ohio
95 Bryant Bill Bill Bryant

Bill Bryant

DT 6-2 220 3 So. Decatur, Ala.
17 Burns Ed Ed Burns

Ed Burns

QB 6-2 205 7 Sr. Omaha, Neb.
Burton Mike Mike Burton

Mike Burton

DB 5-7 185 3 So. Omaha, Neb.
34 Butterfield Dave Dave Butterfield

Dave Butterfield

LCB 5-10 182 7 Sr. Greeley, Colo.
24 Cabell Jake Jake Cabell

Jake Cabell

LCB 6-3 200 7 Sr. Danville, Va.
37 Carpenter Jeff Jeff Carpenter

Jeff Carpenter

LB 6-1 217 5 Jr. Council Bluffs, Iowa
Cass Dan Dan Cass

Dan Cass

LCB 6-1 217 3 So. Lincoln, Neb.
73 Clark Kelvin Kelvin Clark

Kelvin Clark

OT 6-4 230 3 So. Odessa, Texas
92 Cole Lawrence Lawrence Cole

Lawrence Cole

DE 6-2 203 3 So. Dayton, Ohio
67 Cooley Lawrence Lawrence Cooley

Lawrence Cooley

OG 6-0 240 3 So. Monroe, Mich.
54 Cotton Barney Barney Cotton

Barney Cotton

C 6-5 231 3 So. Omaha, Neb.
33 Craig Curtis Curtis Craig

Curtis Craig

WB 5-10 180 5 Jr. Davenport, Iowa
52 Davis Tom Tom Davis

Tom Davis

C 6-3 232 5 Jr. Omaha, Neb.
45 Donnell Dodie Dodie Donnell

Dodie Donnell

FB 6-2 219 5 Jr. Hackensack, N.J.
88 Dufresne Mark Mark Dufresne

Mark Dufresne

TE 6-4 235 5 Jr. Ventura, Calif.
44 Eichelberger Percy Percy Eichelberger

Percy Eichelberger

SLB 5-11 200 7 Sr. Louisville, Miss.
43 Eveland Al Al Eveland

Al Eveland

PK 6-1 205 7 Sr. Ames, Iowa
9 Everett Earl Earl Everett

Earl Everett

WB 6-2 197 7 Sr. Kansas City, Mo.
26 Ewing Ben Ben Ewing

Ben Ewing

WLB 6-1 190 3 So. Omaha, Neb.
15 Ferragamo Vince Vince Ferragamo

Vince Ferragamo

QB 6-3 208 7 Sr. Carson, Calif.
16 Fischer Tim Tim Fischer

Tim Fischer

LCB 5-10 170 5 Jr. Lincoln, Neb.
72 Fultz Mike Mike Fultz

Mike Fultz

DT 6-5 275 7 Sr. Lincoln, Neb.
Galano Bobby Bobby Galano

Bobby Galano

OG 6-3 240 3 So. Stockton, Calif.
18 Garcia Randy Randy Garcia

Randy Garcia

QB 6-3 192 5 Jr. Los Angeles, Calif.
82 Gast Reg Reg Gast

Reg Gast

DE 6-3 210 5 Jr. Lincoln, Neb.
28 Gillespie Dave Dave Gillespie

Dave Gillespie

IB 6-0 205 7 Sr. Saratoga, Calif.
71 Glenn Steve Steve Glenn

Steve Glenn

OT 6-4 245 3 So. Pawnee City, Neb.
Goodspeed Mark Mark Goodspeed

Mark Goodspeed

DT 6-6 235 3 So. Leawood, Kan.
10 Hager Tim Tim Hager

Tim Hager

QB 6-1 178 3 So. Lincoln, Neb.
48 Hansen Jeff Jeff Hansen

Jeff Hansen

S 6-2 195 3 So. Sacramento, Calif. (El Camino)
31 Harvey Ted Ted Harvey

Ted Harvey

RCB 5-10 170 5 Jr. Lexington, Neb.
Havekost John John Havekost

John Havekost

OG 6-4 210 3 So. Scribner, Neb.
76 Hayes Bob Bob Hayes

Bob Hayes

OT 6-6 258 5 Jr. Bakersfield, Calif.
46 Higgs Gary Gary Higgs

Gary Higgs

FB 6-2 220 7 Sr. Toledo, Ohio
32 Hipp I.M. I.M. Hipp

I.M. Hipp

IB 6-0 195 3 So. Chapin, S.C.
78 Hoins Steve Steve Hoins

Steve Hoins

OT 6-3 256 7 Sr. Bellevue, Neb.
Horn Brian Brian Horn

Brian Horn

TE 6-4 212 3 So. Omaha, Neb.
55 Horn Rod Rod Horn

Rod Horn

MG 6-4 247 3 So. Fresno, Calif.
Humphrey Lawrence Lawrence Humphrey

Lawrence Humphrey

OT - 99 Unk Sidney, Neb.
19 Ingram John John Ingram

John Ingram

S 5-9 160 3 So. Omaha, Neb.
63 Jorgensen Greg Greg Jorgensen

Greg Jorgensen

OG 6-2 235 5 Jr. Minden, Neb.
11 Kennedy Mike Mike Kennedy

Mike Kennedy

QB 6-3 201 3 So. LaMesa, Calif.
64 Kroneberger Jon Jon Kroneberger

Jon Kroneberger

OT 6-5 251 3 So. Salina, Kan.
36 Kujath Kim Kim Kujath

Kim Kujath

FB 5-11 215 5 Jr. Fairbury, Neb.
38 Kunz Lee Lee Kunz

Lee Kunz

SLB 6-3 206 3 So. Golden, Colo.
LaFever Dan Dan LaFever

Dan LaFever

WLB 6-2 210 1 Fr. Marinette, Wis.
65 Lee Oudious Oudious Lee

Oudious Lee

MG 6-1 218 3 So. Omaha, Neb.
6 Lehigh Pat Pat Lehigh

Pat Lehigh

LCB 5-10 175 3 So. Lincoln, Neb.
39 Lessman Randy Randy Lessman

Randy Lessman

P 6-3 205 7 Sr. Sioux City, Iowa
68 Lindquist Steve Steve Lindquist

Steve Lindquist

OG 6-6 245 3 So. Minneapolis, Minn.
70 Lingenfelter Bob Bob Lingenfelter

Bob Lingenfelter

OT 6-7 277 7 Sr. Plainview, Neb.
Link Rob Rob Link

Rob Link

TE 6-3 218 3 So. Boulder, Colo.
87 Loken Rocke Rocke Loken

Rocke Loken

SE 6-0 180 5 Jr. Littleton, Colo.
Long Doug Doug Long

Doug Long

SLB 6-0 210 3 So. Alma, Neb.
89 Malito Chuck Chuck Malito

Chuck Malito

SE 6-2 173 7 Sr. Lakewood, Colo.
56 Markus Steve Steve Markus

Steve Markus

SLB 6-0 215 5 Jr. Kearney, Neb.
85 Nitzel Ron Ron Nitzel

Ron Nitzel

SE 6-2 184 7 Sr. Grand Island, Neb.
74 Ohrt Tom Tom Ohrt

Tom Ohrt

OT 6-4 245 3 So. Millard, Neb.
13 Payne Dennis Dennis Payne

Dennis Payne

S 6-1 183 3 So. Lincoln, Neb.
80 Phillips Ray Ray Phillips

Ray Phillips

DE 6-4 220 7 Sr. Milwaukee, Wis.
61 Pillen Clete Clete Pillen

Clete Pillen

SLB 6-0 206 7 Sr. Monroe, Neb.
29 Pillen Jim Jim Pillen

Jim Pillen

MON 6-0 185 3 So. Monroe, Neb.
50 Plucknett John John Plucknett

John Plucknett

MG 5-10 210 7 Sr. Beatrice, Neb.
75 Poeschl Randy Randy Poeschl

Randy Poeschl

DT 6-8 255 3 So. Fremont, Neb.
Potadle Paul Paul Potadle

Paul Potadle

OT 6-0 215 3 So. Tekamah, Neb.
91 Pruitt Ron Ron Pruitt

Ron Pruitt

DT 6-3 247 7 Sr. Compton, Calif.
66 Pullen Jeff Jeff Pullen

Jeff Pullen

MG 6-0 215 5 Jr. Central City, Neb.
90 Rick Randy Randy Rick

Randy Rick

DE 6-4 203 5 Jr. Dubuque, Iowa
Ridder Tom Tom Ridder

Tom Ridder

DE 6-3 202 3 So. West Point, Neb.
Roehrs Kelvin Kelvin Roehrs

Kelvin Roehrs

MG 6-1 222 3 So. Lincoln, Neb.
Ruud John John Ruud

John Ruud

WLB 6-2 215 3 So. Bloomington, Minn.
Saalfeld Kelly Kelly Saalfeld

Kelly Saalfeld

OT 6-4 237 3 So. Columbus, Neb.
98 Samuel Tony Tony Samuel

Tony Samuel

DE 6-3 211 5 Jr. Jersey City, N.J.
51 Schmidt Dan Dan Schmidt

Dan Schmidt

OG 6-2 222 7 Sr. North Platte, Neb.
83 Selko John John Selko

John Selko

TE 6-4 212 3 So. Lincoln, Neb.
81 Shamblin Dave Dave Shamblin

Dave Shamblin

SE 6-3 190 7 Sr. LaVerne, Calif.
23 Smith Kent Kent Smith

Kent Smith

MON 6-1 196 5 Jr. Thief River Falls, Minn.
84 Smith Tim Tim Smith

Tim Smith

SE 6-3 195 3 So. Chula Vista, Calif.
12 Sorley Tom Tom Sorley

Tom Sorley

QB 6-2 201 3 So. Big Springs, Texas
86 Spaeth Ken Ken Spaeth

Ken Spaeth

TE 6-5 228 5 Jr. Mahnomen, Minn.
58 Steiner Dan Dan Steiner

Dan Steiner

OG 6-2 233 3 So. Columbus, Neb.
40 Steward Keith Keith Steward

Keith Steward

FB 5-11 205 3 So. Steubenville, Ohio
30 Stewart Byron Byron Stewart

Byron Stewart

IB 6-1 190 3 So. Oxon Hill, Md.
Stewart Eric Eric Stewart

Eric Stewart

S 6-0 180 3 So. Oxon Hill, Md.
5 Stovall Rod Rod Stovall

Rod Stovall

RCB 5-11 170 5 Jr. Bellevue, Neb.
Stroh Mark Mark Stroh

Mark Stroh

DE 6-3 205 3 So. Omaha, Neb.
3 Sukup Dean Dean Sukup

Dean Sukup

PK 6-1 210 3 So. Cozad, Neb.
Theissen Gordon Gordon Theissen

Gordon Theissen

DE 6-1 200 3 So. Lincoln, Neb.
8 Thomas Bobby Bobby Thomas

Bobby Thomas

SE 5-8 162 7 Sr. Bridgeport, Pa.
4 Valasek Larry Larry Valasek

Larry Valasek

S 5-10 166 5 Jr. Silver Creek, Neb.
1 VanderMeer Ron Ron VanderMeer

Ron VanderMeer

PK 5-11 200 7 Sr. Tracy, Calif.
25 Vanous Russ Russ Vanous

Russ Vanous

P 6-3 212 5 Jr. Fairbury, Neb.
57 Vering Tom Tom Vering

Tom Vering

WLB 6-2 200 3 So. Fremont, Neb.
62 Waldemore Stan Stan Waldemore

Stan Waldemore

OG 6-4 246 5 Jr. Belleville, N.J.
77 Walderzak Paul Paul Walderzak

Paul Walderzak

OT 6-3 240 3 So. Saginaw, Mich.
7 Walton Darrell Darrell Walton

Darrell Walton

WB 5-9 165 3 So. Omaha, Neb.
42 Washington Mike Mike Washington

Mike Washington

FB 5-11 212 3 So. Lincoln, Neb.
99 Webb Mitchell Mitchell Webb

Mitchell Webb

MG 6-3 225 3 So. Redding, Calif.
Weinmaster Kerry Kerry Weinmaster

Kerry Weinmaster

MG 6-0 207 3 So. North Platte, Neb.
59 Wightman Jim Jim Wightman

Jim Wightman

WLB 6-3 219 5 Jr. Omaha, Neb.
41 Williquette Jim Jim Williquette

Jim Williquette

RCB 5-9 165 3 So. Green Bay, Wis.
14 Young Larry Larry Young

Larry Young

MON 6-1 208 3 So. Jersey City, N.J.
Young Willie Willie Young

Willie Young

C 6-1 205 3 So. Jersey City, N.J.
21 Zabrocki Dale Dale Zabrocki

Dale Zabrocki

IB 5-9 185 5 Jr. Bellevue, Neb.


NU Football - 1976 Coaches

Tom Osborne

Tom Osborne
 - Head Coach