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1961 Arizona Wildcats Roster

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Record: 8-1-1, .850 W-L% (7th of 111) ▪ Rank: 17th in Final AP Poll
Conference: Ind (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Jim LaRue (8-1-1)

PS/G: 28.8 (6th of 111) ▪ PA/G: 13.1 (39th of 111)
SRS: 4.72 (39th of 111) ▪ SOS: -7.18 (85th of 111)

  • Roster includes most starters and key reserves.
  • Starters are marked with an asterisk (*).
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Partial Roster

Rk Player Class Pos Summary
1 Eddie Wilson* QB 79 Cmp, 154 Att, 1294 Yds, 10 TD
2 Dave Long QB 7 Cmp, 16 Att, 110 Yds, 1 TD
3 Ted Christy* RB 47 Att, 194 Yds, 4.1 Avg
4 Joe Hernandez* RB 55 Att, 278 Yds, 5.1 Avg
5 Bobby Thompson* RB 103 Att, 752 Yds, 7.3 Avg
6 John Carney RB 22 Att, 103 Yds, 4.7 Avg
7 Jim Faulks RB 33 Att, 168 Yds, 5.1 Avg
8 Gary Kenley RB 10 Att, 42 Yds, 4.2 Avg
9 Dave Knott RB 28 Att, 144 Yds, 5.1 Avg
10 Walt Mince RB 53 Att, 328 Yds, 6.2 Avg
11 Ken Cook* WR 5 Rec, 84 Yds, 16.8 Avg
12 John Renner* WR 9 Rec, 104 Yds, 11.6 Avg
13 Skip Townsend WR 3 Rec, 43 Yds, 14.3 Avg
14 Larry Williams WR 5 Rec, 73 Yds, 14.6 Avg
15 Vern Alexander* OL
16 Howard Breinig* OL
17 Bob Garis* OL
18 John Smull* OL
19 Dennis Underwood* OL
20 Virgil Grant OL
21 Jim Osborne OL
22 Carl Runk OL