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1979 Colorado Buffaloes Roster

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Record: 3-8, .273 W-L% (109th of 140)
Conference: Big 8  ▪ Conference Record: 2-5 (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Chuck Fairbanks (3-8)

PS/G: 15.3 (105th of 140) ▪ PA/G: 24.9 (117th of 140)
SRS: -1.22 (76th of 140) ▪ SOS: 6.50 (34th of 140)


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

Player Class Pos Summary
Bill Solomon* QB 91 Cmp, 184 Att, 1174 Yds, 10 TD
Pete Cyphers QB 8 Cmp, 24 Att, 100 Yds, 0 TD
Charles Davis QB 23 Cmp, 52 Att, 232 Yds, 0 TD
Willie Beebe* RB 101 Att, 408 Yds, 4.0 Avg
Bob Humble* RB 6 Att, 12 Yds, 2.0 Avg
Lance Olander* RB 88 Att, 440 Yds, 5.0 Avg
Eddie Ford RB 29 Att, 88 Yds, 3.0 Avg
Mike Green RB 27 Att, 118 Yds, 4.4 Avg
Lyndell Hawkins RB 53 Att, 220 Yds, 4.2 Avg
Eddie Walker RB 19 Att, 44 Yds, 2.3 Avg
Donnie Holmes* WR 17 Rec, 301 Yds, 17.7 Avg
Kazell Pugh* WR 23 Rec, 375 Yds, 16.3 Avg
Steve Jones WR 5 Rec, 67 Yds, 13.4 Avg
Greg Willet* TE
Doug Krahenbuhl TE 3 Rec, 40 Yds, 13.3 Avg
Bob Niziolek TE 6 Rec, 106 Yds, 17.7 Avg
Greg Willett TE 16 Rec, 165 Yds, 10.3 Avg
Stan Brock* OL
Paul Butero* OL
Van Hammond* OL
Art Johnson* OL
Brant Thurston* OL
Joe Bell OL
Bruce Campbell OL
Roger Gunter OL
Karry Kelley OL
Bob Sebro OL
Guy Thurston OL
Kevin Sazama* DL
Laval Short* DL
George Visger* DL
Steve Doolittle* LB
Bill Roe* LB
Charlie Scott* LB
Brian McCabe LB
Mike E. Davis* DB
Mark Haynes* DB
Jesse Johnson* DB
Tim Roberts* DB
Tim Stampley DB