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
Dick Altman
Dick Altman
6'0"  185 lbs
Position: Wingback
Year: So.
Hometown: Wilber, Neb.
Rene Anderson
#2
Rene Anderson
6'2"  173 lbs
Position: Right Cornerback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Los Angeles, Calif.
6'4"  212 lbs
Position: Defensive End
Year: So.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb.
Monte Anthony
#49
Monte Anthony
6'3"  208 lbs
Position: I Back
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Bellevue, Neb.
Scott Avery
#93
Scott Avery
6'4"  240 lbs
Position: Defensive Tackle
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Long Beach, Calif.
Bill Barnett
#97
Bill Barnett
6'5"  235 lbs
Position: Defensive Tackle
Year: So.
Hometown: Afton, Minn.
Jim Belka
#47
Jim Belka
6'2"  215 lbs
Position: Linebacker
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Prairie Village, Kan.
6'3"  200 lbs
Position: I Back
Year: So.
Hometown: Wichita Falls, Texas
Keith Bishop
#53
Keith Bishop
6'3"  225 lbs
Position: Center
Year: So.
Hometown: Midland, Texas
Jeff Bloom
Jeff Bloom
6'2"  185 lbs
Position: Center
Year: So.
Hometown: Rapid City, S.D.
Mike Brannon
Mike Brannon
6'5"  235 lbs
Position: Defensive Tackle
Year: So.
Hometown: Fremont, Neb.
Dan Brock
#94
Dan Brock
6'3"  215 lbs
Position: Defensive Tackle
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Columbus, Neb.
Kenny Brown
#22
Kenny Brown
6'0"  174 lbs
Position: Wingback
Year: So.
Hometown: Cincinnati, Ohio
Bill Bryant
#95
Bill Bryant
6'2"  220 lbs
Position: Defensive Tackle
Year: So.
Hometown: Decatur, Ala.
Ed Burns
#17
Ed Burns
6'2"  205 lbs
Position: Quarterback
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb.
Mike Burton
Mike Burton
5'7"  185 lbs
Position: Defensive Back
Year: So.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb.
5'10"  182 lbs
Position: Left Cornerback
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Greeley, Colo.
Jake Cabell
#24
Jake Cabell
6'3"  200 lbs
Position: Left Cornerback
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Danville, Va.
Jeff Carpenter
#37
Jeff Carpenter
6'1"  217 lbs
Position: Linebacker
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Council Bluffs, Iowa
Dan Cass
Dan Cass
6'1"  217 lbs
Position: Left Cornerback
Year: So.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.
6'4"  230 lbs
Position: Offensive Tackle
Year: So.
Hometown: Odessa, Texas
Lawrence Cole
#92
Lawrence Cole
6'2"  203 lbs
Position: Defensive End
Year: So.
Hometown: Dayton, Ohio
Lawrence Cooley
#67
Lawrence Cooley
6'0"  240 lbs
Position: Offensive Guard
Year: So.
Hometown: Monroe, Mich.
Barney Cotton
#54
Barney Cotton
6'5"  231 lbs
Position: Center
Year: So.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb.
Curtis Craig
#33
Curtis Craig
5'10"  180 lbs
Position: Wingback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Davenport, Iowa
6'3"  232 lbs
Position: Center
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb.
Dodie Donnell
#45
Dodie Donnell
6'2"  219 lbs
Position: Fullback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Hackensack, N.J.
Mark Dufresne
#88
Mark Dufresne
6'4"  235 lbs
Position: Tight End
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Ventura, Calif.
Percy Eichelberger
#44
Percy Eichelberger
5'11"  200 lbs
Position: Strong Side...
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Louisville, Miss.
Al Eveland
#43
Al Eveland
6'1"  205 lbs
Position: Place Kicker
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Ames, Iowa
Earl Everett
#9
Earl Everett
6'2"  197 lbs
Position: Wingback
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Kansas City, Mo.
Ben Ewing
#26
Ben Ewing
6'1"  190 lbs
Position: Weakside Linebacker
Year: So.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb.
6'3"  208 lbs
Position: Quarterback
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Carson, Calif.
Tim Fischer
#16
Tim Fischer
5'10"  170 lbs
Position: Left Cornerback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.
6'5"  275 lbs
Position: Defensive Tackle
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.
Bobby Galano
Bobby Galano
6'3"  240 lbs
Position: Offensive Guard
Year: So.
Hometown: Stockton, Calif.
Randy Garcia
#18
Randy Garcia
6'3"  192 lbs
Position: Quarterback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Los Angeles, Calif.
Reg Gast
#82
Reg Gast
6'3"  210 lbs
Position: Defensive End
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.
Dave Gillespie
#28
Dave Gillespie
6'0"  205 lbs
Position: I Back
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Saratoga, Calif.
Steve Glenn
#71
Steve Glenn
6'4"  245 lbs
Position: Offensive Tackle
Year: So.
Hometown: Pawnee City, Neb.
Mark Goodspeed
Mark Goodspeed
6'6"  235 lbs
Position: Defensive Tackle
Year: So.
Hometown: Leawood, Kan.
Tim Hager
#10
Tim Hager
6'1"  178 lbs
Position: Quarterback
Year: So.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.
Jeff Hansen
#48
Jeff Hansen
6'2"  195 lbs
Position: Safety
Year: So.
Hometown: Sacramento, Calif. (El Camino)
5'10"  170 lbs
Position: Right Cornerback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Lexington, Neb.
John Havekost
John Havekost
6'4"  210 lbs
Position: Offensive Guard
Year: So.
Hometown: Scribner, Neb.
Bob Hayes
#76
Bob Hayes
6'6"  258 lbs
Position: Offensive Tackle
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Bakersfield, Calif.
Gary Higgs
#46
Gary Higgs
6'2"  220 lbs
Position: Fullback
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Toledo, Ohio
6'0"  195 lbs
Position: I Back
Year: So.
Hometown: Chapin, S.C.
Steve Hoins
#78
Steve Hoins
6'3"  256 lbs
Position: Offensive Tackle
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Bellevue, Neb.
Brian Horn
Brian Horn
6'4"  212 lbs
Position: Tight End
Year: So.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb.
6'4"  247 lbs
Position: Middle Guard
Year: So.
Hometown: Fresno, Calif.
Lawrence Humphrey
Lawrence Humphrey
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Position: Offensive Tackle
Year: Unk
Hometown: Sidney, Neb.
John Ingram
#19
John Ingram
5'9"  160 lbs
Position: Safety
Year: So.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb.
Greg Jorgensen
#63
Greg Jorgensen
6'2"  235 lbs
Position: Offensive Guard
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Minden, Neb.
Mike Kennedy
#11
Mike Kennedy
6'3"  201 lbs
Position: Quarterback
Year: So.
Hometown: LaMesa, Calif.
Jon Kroneberger
#64
Jon Kroneberger
6'5"  251 lbs
Position: Offensive Tackle
Year: So.
Hometown: Salina, Kan.
Kim Kujath
#36
Kim Kujath
5'11"  215 lbs
Position: Fullback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Fairbury, Neb.
Lee Kunz
#38
Lee Kunz
6'3"  206 lbs
Position: Strong Side...
Year: So.
Hometown: Golden, Colo.
Dan LaFever
Dan LaFever
6'2"  210 lbs
Position: Weakside Linebacker
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Marinette, Wis.
Oudious Lee
#65
Oudious Lee
6'1"  218 lbs
Position: Middle Guard
Year: So.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb.
Pat Lehigh
#6
Pat Lehigh
5'10"  175 lbs
Position: Left Cornerback
Year: So.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.
Randy Lessman
#39
Randy Lessman
6'3"  205 lbs
Position: Punter
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Sioux City, Iowa
Steve Lindquist
#68
Steve Lindquist
6'6"  245 lbs
Position: Offensive Guard
Year: So.
Hometown: Minneapolis, Minn.
6'7"  277 lbs
Position: Offensive Tackle
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Plainview, Neb.
Rob Link
Rob Link
6'3"  218 lbs
Position: Tight End
Year: So.
Hometown: Boulder, Colo.
Rocke Loken
#87
Rocke Loken
6'0"  180 lbs
Position: Split End
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Littleton, Colo.
Doug Long
Doug Long
6'0"  210 lbs
Position: Strong Side...
Year: So.
Hometown: Alma, Neb.
Chuck Malito
#89
Chuck Malito
6'2"  173 lbs
Position: Split End
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Lakewood, Colo.
Steve Markus
#56
Steve Markus
6'0"  215 lbs
Position: Strong Side...
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Kearney, Neb.
Ron Nitzel
#85
Ron Nitzel
6'2"  184 lbs
Position: Split End
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Grand Island, Neb.
Tom Ohrt
#74
Tom Ohrt
6'4"  245 lbs
Position: Offensive Tackle
Year: So.
Hometown: Millard, Neb.
Dennis Payne
#13
Dennis Payne
6'1"  183 lbs
Position: Safety
Year: So.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.
Ray Phillips
#80
Ray Phillips
6'4"  220 lbs
Position: Defensive End
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Milwaukee, Wis.
6'0"  206 lbs
Position: Strong Side...
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Monroe, Neb.
6'0"  185 lbs
Position: Monster
Year: So.
Hometown: Monroe, Neb.
John Plucknett
#50
John Plucknett
5'10"  210 lbs
Position: Middle Guard
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Beatrice, Neb.
Randy Poeschl
#75
Randy Poeschl
6'8"  255 lbs
Position: Defensive Tackle
Year: So.
Hometown: Fremont, Neb.
Paul Potadle
Paul Potadle
6'0"  215 lbs
Position: Offensive Tackle
Year: So.
Hometown: Tekamah, Neb.
Ron Pruitt
#91
Ron Pruitt
6'3"  247 lbs
Position: Defensive Tackle
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Compton, Calif.
Jeff Pullen
#66
Jeff Pullen
6'0"  215 lbs
Position: Middle Guard
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Central City, Neb.
Randy Rick
#90
Randy Rick
6'4"  203 lbs
Position: Defensive End
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Dubuque, Iowa
Tom Ridder
Tom Ridder
6'3"  202 lbs
Position: Defensive End
Year: So.
Hometown: West Point, Neb.
Kelvin Roehrs
Kelvin Roehrs
6'1"  222 lbs
Position: Middle Guard
Year: So.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.
John Ruud
John Ruud
6'2"  215 lbs
Position: Weakside Linebacker
Year: So.
Hometown: Bloomington, Minn.
6'4"  237 lbs
Position: Offensive Tackle
Year: So.
Hometown: Columbus, Neb.
Tony Samuel
#98
Tony Samuel
6'3"  211 lbs
Position: Defensive End
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Jersey City, N.J.
Dan Schmidt
#51
Dan Schmidt
6'2"  222 lbs
Position: Offensive Guard
Year: Sr.
Hometown: North Platte, Neb.
John Selko
#83
John Selko
6'4"  212 lbs
Position: Tight End
Year: So.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.
Dave Shamblin
#81
Dave Shamblin
6'3"  190 lbs
Position: Split End
Year: Sr.
Hometown: LaVerne, Calif.
Kent Smith
#23
Kent Smith
6'1"  196 lbs
Position: Monster
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Thief River Falls, Minn.
6'3"  195 lbs
Position: Split End
Year: So.
Hometown: Chula Vista, Calif.
Tom Sorley
#12
Tom Sorley
6'2"  201 lbs
Position: Quarterback
Year: So.
Hometown: Big Springs, Texas
Ken Spaeth
#86
Ken Spaeth
6'5"  228 lbs
Position: Tight End
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Mahnomen, Minn.
Dan Steiner
#58
Dan Steiner
6'2"  233 lbs
Position: Offensive Guard
Year: So.
Hometown: Columbus, Neb.
Keith Steward
#40
Keith Steward
5'11"  205 lbs
Position: Fullback
Year: So.
Hometown: Steubenville, Ohio
Byron Stewart
#30
Byron Stewart
6'1"  190 lbs
Position: I Back
Year: So.
Hometown: Oxon Hill, Md.
Eric Stewart
Eric Stewart
6'0"  180 lbs
Position: Safety
Year: So.
Hometown: Oxon Hill, Md.
Rod Stovall
#5
Rod Stovall
5'11"  170 lbs
Position: Right Cornerback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Bellevue, Neb.
Mark Stroh
Mark Stroh
6'3"  205 lbs
Position: Defensive End
Year: So.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb.
Dean Sukup
#3
Dean Sukup
6'1"  210 lbs
Position: Place Kicker
Year: So.
Hometown: Cozad, Neb.
Gordon Theissen
Gordon Theissen
6'1"  200 lbs
Position: Defensive End
Year: So.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.
Bobby Thomas
#8
Bobby Thomas
5'8"  162 lbs
Position: Split End
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Bridgeport, Pa.
Larry Valasek
#4
Larry Valasek
5'10"  166 lbs
Position: Safety
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Silver Creek, Neb.
Ron VanderMeer
#1
Ron VanderMeer
5'11"  200 lbs
Position: Place Kicker
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Tracy, Calif.
Russ Vanous
#25
Russ Vanous
6'3"  212 lbs
Position: Punter
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Fairbury, Neb.
Tom Vering
#57
Tom Vering
6'2"  200 lbs
Position: Weakside Linebacker
Year: So.
Hometown: Fremont, Neb.
6'4"  246 lbs
Position: Offensive Guard
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Belleville, N.J.
Paul Walderzak
#77
Paul Walderzak
6'3"  240 lbs
Position: Offensive Tackle
Year: So.
Hometown: Saginaw, Mich.
Darrell Walton
#7
Darrell Walton
5'9"  165 lbs
Position: Wingback
Year: So.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb.
Mike Washington
#42
Mike Washington
5'11"  212 lbs
Position: Fullback
Year: So.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.
Mitchell Webb
#99
Mitchell Webb
6'3"  225 lbs
Position: Middle Guard
Year: So.
Hometown: Redding, Calif.
6'0"  207 lbs
Position: Middle Guard
Year: So.
Hometown: North Platte, Neb.
Jim Wightman
#59
Jim Wightman
6'3"  219 lbs
Position: Weakside Linebacker
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb.
Jim Williquette
#41
Jim Williquette
5'9"  165 lbs
Position: Right Cornerback
Year: So.
Hometown: Green Bay, Wis.
Larry Young
#14
Larry Young
6'1"  208 lbs
Position: Monster
Year: So.
Hometown: Jersey City, N.J.
Willie Young
Willie Young
6'1"  205 lbs
Position: Center
Year: So.
Hometown: Jersey City, N.J.
Dale Zabrocki
#21
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 WB 6-0 185 3 So. Wilber, Neb.
2 Anderson Rene Rene Anderson RCB 6-2 173 5 Jr. Los Angeles, Calif.
96 Andrews George George Andrews DE 6-4 212 3 So. Omaha, Neb.
49 Anthony Monte Monte Anthony IB 6-3 208 5 Jr. Bellevue, Neb.
93 Avery Scott Scott Avery DT 6-4 240 7 Sr. Long Beach, Calif.
97 Barnett Bill Bill Barnett DT 6-5 235 3 So. Afton, Minn.
47 Belka Jim Jim Belka LB 6-2 215 7 Sr. Prairie Village, Kan.
35 Berns Richard Richard Berns IB 6-3 200 3 So. Wichita Falls, Texas
53 Bishop Keith Keith Bishop C 6-3 225 3 So. Midland, Texas
Bloom Jeff Jeff Bloom C 6-2 185 3 So. Rapid City, S.D.
Brannon Mike Mike Brannon DT 6-5 235 3 So. Fremont, Neb.
94 Brock Dan Dan Brock DT 6-3 215 7 Sr. Columbus, Neb.
22 Brown Kenny Kenny Brown WB 6-0 174 3 So. Cincinnati, Ohio
95 Bryant Bill Bill Bryant DT 6-2 220 3 So. Decatur, Ala.
17 Burns Ed Ed Burns QB 6-2 205 7 Sr. Omaha, Neb.
Burton Mike Mike Burton DB 5-7 185 3 So. Omaha, Neb.
34 Butterfield Dave Dave Butterfield LCB 5-10 182 7 Sr. Greeley, Colo.
24 Cabell Jake Jake Cabell LCB 6-3 200 7 Sr. Danville, Va.
37 Carpenter Jeff Jeff Carpenter LB 6-1 217 5 Jr. Council Bluffs, Iowa
Cass Dan Dan Cass LCB 6-1 217 3 So. Lincoln, Neb.
73 Clark Kelvin Kelvin Clark OT 6-4 230 3 So. Odessa, Texas
92 Cole Lawrence Lawrence Cole DE 6-2 203 3 So. Dayton, Ohio
67 Cooley Lawrence Lawrence Cooley OG 6-0 240 3 So. Monroe, Mich.
54 Cotton Barney Barney Cotton C 6-5 231 3 So. Omaha, Neb.
33 Craig Curtis Curtis Craig WB 5-10 180 5 Jr. Davenport, Iowa
52 Davis Tom Tom Davis C 6-3 232 5 Jr. Omaha, Neb.
45 Donnell Dodie Dodie Donnell FB 6-2 219 5 Jr. Hackensack, N.J.
88 Dufresne Mark Mark Dufresne TE 6-4 235 5 Jr. Ventura, Calif.
44 Eichelberger Percy Percy Eichelberger SLB 5-11 200 7 Sr. Louisville, Miss.
43 Eveland Al Al Eveland PK 6-1 205 7 Sr. Ames, Iowa
9 Everett Earl Earl Everett WB 6-2 197 7 Sr. Kansas City, Mo.
26 Ewing Ben Ben Ewing WLB 6-1 190 3 So. Omaha, Neb.
15 Ferragamo Vince Vince Ferragamo QB 6-3 208 7 Sr. Carson, Calif.
16 Fischer Tim Tim Fischer LCB 5-10 170 5 Jr. Lincoln, Neb.
72 Fultz Mike Mike Fultz DT 6-5 275 7 Sr. Lincoln, Neb.
Galano Bobby Bobby Galano OG 6-3 240 3 So. Stockton, Calif.
18 Garcia Randy Randy Garcia QB 6-3 192 5 Jr. Los Angeles, Calif.
82 Gast Reg Reg Gast DE 6-3 210 5 Jr. Lincoln, Neb.
28 Gillespie Dave Dave Gillespie IB 6-0 205 7 Sr. Saratoga, Calif.
71 Glenn Steve Steve Glenn OT 6-4 245 3 So. Pawnee City, Neb.
Goodspeed Mark Mark Goodspeed DT 6-6 235 3 So. Leawood, Kan.
10 Hager Tim Tim Hager QB 6-1 178 3 So. Lincoln, Neb.
48 Hansen Jeff Jeff Hansen S 6-2 195 3 So. Sacramento, Calif. (El Camino)
31 Harvey Ted Ted Harvey RCB 5-10 170 5 Jr. Lexington, Neb.
Havekost John John Havekost OG 6-4 210 3 So. Scribner, Neb.
76 Hayes Bob Bob Hayes OT 6-6 258 5 Jr. Bakersfield, Calif.
46 Higgs Gary Gary Higgs FB 6-2 220 7 Sr. Toledo, Ohio
32 Hipp I.M. I.M. Hipp IB 6-0 195 3 So. Chapin, S.C.
78 Hoins Steve Steve Hoins OT 6-3 256 7 Sr. Bellevue, Neb.
Horn Brian Brian Horn TE 6-4 212 3 So. Omaha, Neb.
55 Horn Rod Rod Horn MG 6-4 247 3 So. Fresno, Calif.
Humphrey Lawrence Lawrence Humphrey OT - 99 Unk Sidney, Neb.
19 Ingram John John Ingram S 5-9 160 3 So. Omaha, Neb.
63 Jorgensen Greg Greg Jorgensen OG 6-2 235 5 Jr. Minden, Neb.
11 Kennedy Mike Mike Kennedy QB 6-3 201 3 So. LaMesa, Calif.
64 Kroneberger Jon Jon Kroneberger OT 6-5 251 3 So. Salina, Kan.
36 Kujath Kim Kim Kujath FB 5-11 215 5 Jr. Fairbury, Neb.
38 Kunz Lee Lee Kunz SLB 6-3 206 3 So. Golden, Colo.
LaFever Dan Dan LaFever WLB 6-2 210 1 Fr. Marinette, Wis.
65 Lee Oudious Oudious Lee MG 6-1 218 3 So. Omaha, Neb.
6 Lehigh Pat Pat Lehigh LCB 5-10 175 3 So. Lincoln, Neb.
39 Lessman Randy Randy Lessman P 6-3 205 7 Sr. Sioux City, Iowa
68 Lindquist Steve Steve Lindquist OG 6-6 245 3 So. Minneapolis, Minn.
70 Lingenfelter Bob Bob Lingenfelter OT 6-7 277 7 Sr. Plainview, Neb.
Link Rob Rob Link TE 6-3 218 3 So. Boulder, Colo.
87 Loken Rocke Rocke Loken SE 6-0 180 5 Jr. Littleton, Colo.
Long Doug Doug Long SLB 6-0 210 3 So. Alma, Neb.
89 Malito Chuck Chuck Malito SE 6-2 173 7 Sr. Lakewood, Colo.
56 Markus Steve Steve Markus SLB 6-0 215 5 Jr. Kearney, Neb.
85 Nitzel Ron Ron Nitzel SE 6-2 184 7 Sr. Grand Island, Neb.
74 Ohrt Tom Tom Ohrt OT 6-4 245 3 So. Millard, Neb.
13 Payne Dennis Dennis Payne S 6-1 183 3 So. Lincoln, Neb.
80 Phillips Ray Ray Phillips DE 6-4 220 7 Sr. Milwaukee, Wis.
61 Pillen Clete Clete Pillen SLB 6-0 206 7 Sr. Monroe, Neb.
29 Pillen Jim Jim Pillen MON 6-0 185 3 So. Monroe, Neb.
50 Plucknett John John Plucknett MG 5-10 210 7 Sr. Beatrice, Neb.
75 Poeschl Randy Randy Poeschl DT 6-8 255 3 So. Fremont, Neb.
Potadle Paul Paul Potadle OT 6-0 215 3 So. Tekamah, Neb.
91 Pruitt Ron Ron Pruitt DT 6-3 247 7 Sr. Compton, Calif.
66 Pullen Jeff Jeff Pullen MG 6-0 215 5 Jr. Central City, Neb.
90 Rick Randy Randy Rick DE 6-4 203 5 Jr. Dubuque, Iowa
Ridder Tom Tom Ridder DE 6-3 202 3 So. West Point, Neb.
Roehrs Kelvin Kelvin Roehrs MG 6-1 222 3 So. Lincoln, Neb.
Ruud John John Ruud WLB 6-2 215 3 So. Bloomington, Minn.
Saalfeld Kelly Kelly Saalfeld OT 6-4 237 3 So. Columbus, Neb.
98 Samuel Tony Tony Samuel DE 6-3 211 5 Jr. Jersey City, N.J.
51 Schmidt Dan Dan Schmidt OG 6-2 222 7 Sr. North Platte, Neb.
83 Selko John John Selko TE 6-4 212 3 So. Lincoln, Neb.
81 Shamblin Dave Dave Shamblin SE 6-3 190 7 Sr. LaVerne, Calif.
23 Smith Kent Kent Smith MON 6-1 196 5 Jr. Thief River Falls, Minn.
84 Smith Tim Tim Smith SE 6-3 195 3 So. Chula Vista, Calif.
12 Sorley Tom Tom Sorley QB 6-2 201 3 So. Big Springs, Texas
86 Spaeth Ken Ken Spaeth TE 6-5 228 5 Jr. Mahnomen, Minn.
58 Steiner Dan Dan Steiner OG 6-2 233 3 So. Columbus, Neb.
40 Steward Keith Keith Steward FB 5-11 205 3 So. Steubenville, Ohio
30 Stewart Byron Byron Stewart IB 6-1 190 3 So. Oxon Hill, Md.
Stewart Eric Eric Stewart S 6-0 180 3 So. Oxon Hill, Md.
5 Stovall Rod Rod Stovall RCB 5-11 170 5 Jr. Bellevue, Neb.
Stroh Mark Mark Stroh DE 6-3 205 3 So. Omaha, Neb.
3 Sukup Dean Dean Sukup PK 6-1 210 3 So. Cozad, Neb.
Theissen Gordon Gordon Theissen DE 6-1 200 3 So. Lincoln, Neb.
8 Thomas Bobby Bobby Thomas SE 5-8 162 7 Sr. Bridgeport, Pa.
4 Valasek Larry Larry Valasek S 5-10 166 5 Jr. Silver Creek, Neb.
1 VanderMeer Ron Ron VanderMeer PK 5-11 200 7 Sr. Tracy, Calif.
25 Vanous Russ Russ Vanous P 6-3 212 5 Jr. Fairbury, Neb.
57 Vering Tom Tom Vering WLB 6-2 200 3 So. Fremont, Neb.
62 Waldemore Stan Stan Waldemore OG 6-4 246 5 Jr. Belleville, N.J.
77 Walderzak Paul Paul Walderzak OT 6-3 240 3 So. Saginaw, Mich.
7 Walton Darrell Darrell Walton WB 5-9 165 3 So. Omaha, Neb.
42 Washington Mike Mike Washington FB 5-11 212 3 So. Lincoln, Neb.
99 Webb Mitchell Mitchell Webb MG 6-3 225 3 So. Redding, Calif.
Weinmaster Kerry Kerry Weinmaster MG 6-0 207 3 So. North Platte, Neb.
59 Wightman Jim Jim Wightman WLB 6-3 219 5 Jr. Omaha, Neb.
41 Williquette Jim Jim Williquette RCB 5-9 165 3 So. Green Bay, Wis.
14 Young Larry Larry Young MON 6-1 208 3 So. Jersey City, N.J.
Young Willie Willie Young C 6-1 205 3 So. Jersey City, N.J.
21 Zabrocki Dale Dale Zabrocki IB 5-9 185 5 Jr. Bellevue, Neb.
NU Football - 1976 Coaches
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