1977 roster

No. Name Pos. Ht. Wt. Yr. City State School
100 Altman DickDick Altman WB 6-00 185 3So. Wilber Neb.
2 Anderson ReneRene Anderson RCB 6-02 173 5Jr. Los Angeles Calif.
96 Andrews GeorgeGeorge Andrews DE 6-04 212 3So. Omaha Neb.
49 Anthony MonteMonte Anthony IB 6-03 208 5Jr. Bellevue Neb.
93 Avery ScottScott Avery DT 6-04 240 7Sr. Long Beach Calif.
97 Barnett BillBill Barnett DT 6-05 235 3So. Afton Minn.
47 Belka JimJim Belka LB 6-02 215 7Sr. Prairie Village Kan.
35 Berns RichardRichard Berns IB 6-03 200 3So. Wichita Falls Texas
53 Bishop KeithKeith Bishop C 6-03 225 3So. Midland Texas
100 Bloom JeffJeff Bloom C 6-02 185 3So. Rapid City S.D.
100 Brannon MikeMike Brannon DT 6-05 235 3So. Fremont Neb.
94 Brock DanDan Brock DT 6-03 215 7Sr. Columbus Neb.
22 Brown KennyKenny Brown WB 6-00 174 3So. Cincinnati Ohio
95 Bryant BillBill Bryant DT 6-02 220 3So. Decatur Ala.
17 Burns EdEd Burns QB 6-02 205 7Sr. Omaha Neb.
100 Burton MikeMike Burton DB 5-07 185 3So. Omaha Neb.
34 Butterfield DaveDave Butterfield LCB 5-10 182 7Sr. Greeley Colo.
24 Cabell JakeJake Cabell LCB 6-03 200 7Sr. Danville Va.
37 Carpenter JeffJeff Carpenter LB 217 5Jr. Council Bluffs Iowa
100 Cass DanDan Cass LCB 217 3So. Lincoln Neb.
73 Clark KelvinKelvin Clark OT 6-04 230 3So. Odessa Texas
92 Cole LawrenceLawrence Cole DE 6-02 203 3So. Dayton Ohio
67 Cooley LawrenceLawrence Cooley OG 6-00 240 3So. Monroe Mich.
54 Cotton BarneyBarney Cotton C 6-05 231 3So. Omaha Neb.
33 Craig CurtisCurtis Craig WB 5-10 180 5Jr. Davenport Iowa
52 Davis TomTom Davis C 6-03 232 5Jr. Omaha Neb.
45 Donnell DodieDodie Donnell FB 6-02 219 5Jr. Hackensack N.J.
88 Dufresne MarkMark Dufresne TE 6-04 235 5Jr. Ventura Calif.
44 Eichelberger PercyPercy Eichelberger SLB 5-11 200 7Sr. Louisville Miss.
43 Eveland AlAl Eveland PK 205 7Sr. Ames Iowa
9 Everett EarlEarl Everett WB 6-02 197 7Sr. Kansas City Mo.
26 Ewing BenBen Ewing WLB 190 3So. Omaha Neb.
15 Ferragamo VinceVince Ferragamo QB 6-03 208 7Sr. Carson Calif.
16 Fischer TimTim Fischer LCB 5-10 170 5Jr. Lincoln Neb.
72 Fultz MikeMike Fultz DT 6-05 275 7Sr. Lincoln Neb.
100 Galano BobbyBobby Galano OG 6-03 240 3So. Stockton Calif.
18 Garcia RandyRandy Garcia QB 6-03 192 5Jr. Los Angeles Calif.
82 Gast RegReg Gast DE 6-03 210 5Jr. Lincoln Neb.
28 Gillespie DaveDave Gillespie IB 6-00 205 7Sr. Saratoga Calif.
71 Glenn SteveSteve Glenn OT 6-04 245 3So. Pawnee City Neb.
100 Goodspeed MarkMark Goodspeed DT 6-06 235 3So. Leawood Kan.
10 Hager TimTim Hager QB 178 3So. Lincoln Neb.
48 Hansen JeffJeff Hansen S 6-02 195 3So. Sacramento Calif. El Camino
31 Harvey TedTed Harvey RCB 5-10 170 5Jr. Lexington Neb.
100 Havekost JohnJohn Havekost OG 6-04 210 3So. Scribner Neb.
76 Hayes BobBob Hayes OT 6-06 258 5Jr. Bakersfield Calif.
46 Higgs GaryGary Higgs FB 6-02 220 7Sr. Toledo Ohio
32 Hipp I.M.I.M. Hipp IB 6-00 195 3So. Chapin S.C.
78 Hoins SteveSteve Hoins OT 6-03 256 7Sr. Bellevue Neb.
100 Horn BrianBrian Horn TE 6-04 212 3So. Omaha Neb.
55 Horn RodRod Horn MG 6-04 247 3So. Fresno Calif.
100 Humphrey LawrenceLawrence Humphrey OT 99 Sidney Neb.
19 Ingram JohnJohn Ingram S 5-09 160 3So. Omaha Neb.
63 Jorgensen GregGreg Jorgensen OG 6-02 235 5Jr. Minden Neb.
11 Kennedy MikeMike Kennedy QB 6-03 201 3So. LaMesa Calif.
64 Kroneberger JonJon Kroneberger OT 6-05 251 3So. Salina Kan.
36 Kujath KimKim Kujath FB 5-11 215 5Jr. Fairbury Neb.
38 Kunz LeeLee Kunz SLB 6-03 206 3So. Golden Colo.
100 LaFever DanDan LaFever WLB 6-02 210 1Fr. Marinette Wis.
65 Lee OudiousOudious Lee MG 218 3So. Omaha Neb.
6 Lehigh PatPat Lehigh LCB 5-10 175 3So. Lincoln Neb.
39 Lessman RandyRandy Lessman P 6-03 205 7Sr. Sioux City Iowa
68 Lindquist SteveSteve Lindquist OG 6-06 245 3So. Minneapolis Minn.
70 Lingenfelter BobBob Lingenfelter OT 6-07 277 7Sr. Plainview Neb.
100 Link RobRob Link TE 6-03 218 3So. Boulder Colo.
87 Loken RockeRocke Loken SE 6-00 180 5Jr. Littleton Colo.
100 Long DougDoug Long SLB 6-00 210 3So. Alma Neb.
89 Malito ChuckChuck Malito SE 6-02 173 7Sr. Lakewood Colo.
56 Markus SteveSteve Markus SLB 6-00 215 5Jr. Kearney Neb.
85 Nitzel RonRon Nitzel SE 6-02 184 7Sr. Grand Island Neb.
74 Ohrt TomTom Ohrt OT 6-04 245 3So. Millard Neb.
13 Payne DennisDennis Payne S 183 3So. Lincoln Neb.
80 Phillips RayRay Phillips DE 6-04 220 7Sr. Milwaukee Wis.
61 Pillen CleteClete Pillen SLB 6-00 206 7Sr. Monroe Neb.
29 Pillen JimJim Pillen MON 6-00 185 3So. Monroe Neb.
50 Plucknett JohnJohn Plucknett MG 5-10 210 7Sr. Beatrice Neb.
75 Poeschl RandyRandy Poeschl DT 6-08 255 3So. Fremont Neb.
100 Potadle PaulPaul Potadle OT 6-00 215 3So. Tekamah Neb.
91 Pruitt RonRon Pruitt DT 6-03 247 7Sr. Compton Calif.
66 Pullen JeffJeff Pullen MG 6-00 215 5Jr. Central City Neb.
90 Rick RandyRandy Rick DE 6-04 203 5Jr. Dubuque Iowa
100 Ridder TomTom Ridder DE 6-03 202 3So. West Point Neb.
100 Roehrs KelvinKelvin Roehrs MG 222 3So. Lincoln Neb.
100 Ruud JohnJohn Ruud WLB 6-02 215 3So. Bloomington Minn.
100 Saalfeld KellyKelly Saalfeld OT 6-04 237 3So. Columbus Neb.
98 Samuel TonyTony Samuel DE 6-03 211 5Jr. Jersey City N.J.
51 Schmidt DanDan Schmidt OG 6-02 222 7Sr. North Platte Neb.
83 Selko JohnJohn Selko TE 6-04 212 3So. Lincoln Neb.
81 Shamblin DaveDave Shamblin SE 6-03 190 7Sr. LaVerne Calif.
23 Smith KentKent Smith MON 196 5Jr. Thief River Falls Minn.
84 Smith TimTim Smith SE 6-03 195 3So. Chula Vista Calif.
12 Sorley TomTom Sorley QB 6-02 201 3So. Big Springs Texas
86 Spaeth KenKen Spaeth TE 6-05 228 5Jr. Mahnomen Minn.
58 Steiner DanDan Steiner OG 6-02 233 3So. Columbus Neb.
40 Steward KeithKeith Steward FB 5-11 205 3So. Steubenville Ohio
30 Stewart ByronByron Stewart IB 190 3So. Oxon Hill Md.
100 Stewart EricEric Stewart S 6-00 180 3So. Oxon Hill Md.
5 Stovall RodRod Stovall RCB 5-11 170 5Jr. Bellevue Neb.
100 Stroh MarkMark Stroh DE 6-03 205 3So. Omaha Neb.
3 Sukup DeanDean Sukup PK 210 3So. Cozad Neb.
100 Theissen GordonGordon Theissen DE 200 3So. Lincoln Neb.
8 Thomas BobbyBobby Thomas SE 5-08 162 7Sr. Bridgeport Pa.
4 Valasek LarryLarry Valasek S 5-10 166 5Jr. Silver Creek Neb.
1 VanderMeer RonRon VanderMeer PK 5-11 200 7Sr. Tracy Calif.
25 Vanous RussRuss Vanous P 6-03 212 5Jr. Fairbury Neb.
57 Vering TomTom Vering WLB 6-02 200 3So. Fremont Neb.
62 Waldemore StanStan Waldemore OG 6-04 246 5Jr. Belleville N.J.
77 Walderzak PaulPaul Walderzak OT 6-03 240 3So. Saginaw Mich.
7 Walton DarrellDarrell Walton WB 5-09 165 3So. Omaha Neb.
42 Washington MikeMike Washington FB 5-11 212 3So. Lincoln Neb.
99 Webb MitchellMitchell Webb MG 6-03 225 3So. Redding Calif.
100 Weinmaster KerryKerry Weinmaster MG 6-00 207 3So. North Platte Neb.
59 Wightman JimJim Wightman WLB 6-03 219 5Jr. Omaha Neb.
41 Williquette JimJim Williquette RCB 5-09 165 3So. Green Bay Wis.
14 Young LarryLarry Young MON 208 3So. Jersey City N.J.
100 Young WillieWillie Young C 205 3So. Jersey City N.J.
21 Zabrocki DaleDale Zabrocki IB 5-09 185 5Jr. Bellevue Neb.

Coaching Staff

Tom Osborne - Head Coach
Lance Van Zandt - Defensive Coordinator
Mike Corgan - Assistant Coach
George Darlington - Assistant Coach
Cletus Fischer - Assistant Coach
Gene Huey - Assistant Coach
Guy Ingels - Assistant Coach
Charlie McBride - Assistant Coach
John Melton - Assistant Coach
Jerry Monroe - Assistant Coach
Milt Tenopir - Assistant Coach