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1959 Colorado Buffaloes Stats

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Record: 5-5, .500 W-L% (59th of 112)
Conference: Big 7 (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Everett Grandelius (5-5)

PS/G: 14.4 (64th of 112) ▪ PA/G: 17.7 (81st of 112)
SRS: 3.04 (52nd of 112) ▪ SOS: 4.94 (36th of 112)

Team Stats

Most values are per game averages
Passing Rushing
Split G Cmp Att Pct Yds TD Att Yds Avg TD
Offense 10 11.5 24.2 47.5 135.5 0.8 47.2 137.0 2.9 1.3
Defense 10 8.0 16.2 49.4 95.3 0.6 44.3 173.0 3.9 1.7
Difference +3.5 +8.0 -1.9 +40.2 +0.2 +2.9 -36.0 -1.0 -0.4

Passing

Passing
Rk Player Cmp Att Pct Yds Y/A AY/A TD Int Rate
1 Gale Weidner 100 207 48.3 1200 5.8 3.6 7 13 95.6
2 Frank Montera 9 16 56.3 100 6.3 6.3 0 0 108.8
3 Joe Dowler 5 12 41.7 42 3.5 5.2 1 0 98.6
4 Tony Reed 1 7 14.3 13 1.9 -4.6 0 1 1.3

Rushing & Receiving

Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
1 Dave Rife 96 275 2.9 2 11 129 11.7 0 107 404 3.8 2
2 Don Maurer 58 194 3.3 2 11 171 15.5 0 69 365 5.3 2
3 Jerry Steffen 58 179 3.1 1 14 119 8.5 1 72 298 4.1 2
4 Chuck Weiss 56 196 3.5 1 12 91 7.6 1 68 287 4.2 2
5 Gale Weidner 49 105 2.1 5 49 105 2.1 5
6 Loren Schweninger 28 98 3.5 1 1 3 3.0 0 29 101 3.5 1
7 Dave Garvin 22 49 2.2 0 6 34 5.7 0 28 83 3.0 0
8 Russ Johnson 20 53 2.7 0 20 53 2.7 0
9 Frank Purnell 16 65 4.1 0 1 9 9.0 0 17 74 4.4 0
10 Tom Woods 13 47 3.6 0 1 3 3.0 0 14 50 3.6 0
11 Joe Dowler 11 -18 -1.6 0 11 -18 -1.6 0
12 Dick Dickerson 10 22 2.2 0 2 27 13.5 0 12 49 4.1 0
13 Frank Montera 10 12 1.2 0 10 12 1.2 0
14 Marvin Oliver 8 17 2.1 0 8 17 2.1 0
15 Dave Bennett 7 25 3.6 0 2 22 11.0 0 9 47 5.2 0
16 Nick Counter 6 10 1.7 1 6 10 1.7 1
17 George Adams 2 5 2.5 0 1 -3 -3.0 0 3 2 0.7 0
18 Tony Reed 1 1 1.0 0 1 1 1.0 0
19 Chuck McBride 16 189 11.8 1 16 189 11.8 1
20 Jerry Hillebrand 12 196 16.3 1 12 196 16.3 1
21 Gary Henson 11 201 18.3 2 11 201 18.3 2
22 Bill Elkins 7 90 12.9 1 7 90 12.9 1
23 Mel Semenko 5 46 9.2 0 5 46 9.2 0
24 Kirk Campbell 1 15 15.0 1 1 15 15.0 1
25 John Watkins 1 13 13.0 0 1 13 13.0 0