You Are Here > SR/CFB > Schools > Kansas Jayhawks > 1956 > Roster

1956 Kansas Jayhawks Roster

Previous Year ▪ Next Year

Record: 3-6-1, .350 W-L% (77th of 111)
Conference: Big 7 (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Chuck Mather (3-6-1)

PS/G: 16.3 (54th of 111) ▪ PA/G: 21.5 (87th of 111)
SRS: -1.16 (62nd of 111) ▪ SOS: 4.24 (43rd of 111)

  • Roster includes most starters and key reserves.
  • Starters are marked with an asterisk (*).
  • Read more about our data coverage.

Partial Roster

Rk Player Class Pos Summary
1 Wally Strauch* QB 32 Cmp, 80 Att, 596 Yds, 5 TD
2 Bob Marshall QB 2 Cmp, 17 Att, 39 Yds, 0 TD
3 Dave Preston QB 2 Cmp, 16 Att, 46 Yds, 0 TD
4 Glenn Swengros QB 0 Cmp, 1 Att, 0 Yds, 0 TD
5 Homer Floyd* RB 134 Att, 638 Yds, 4.8 Avg
6 Charles McCue* RB 100 Att, 453 Yds, 4.5 Avg
7 Bobby Robinson* RB 50 Att, 227 Yds, 4.5 Avg
8 Jerry Baker RB 15 Att, 35 Yds, 2.3 Avg
9 John Francisco RB 77 Att, 263 Yds, 3.4 Avg
10 Bob Hoesing RB 12 Att, 46 Yds, 3.8 Avg
11 Bill Horn RB 4 Att, 10 Yds, 2.5 Avg
12 Ray Lane RB 1 Att, 2 Yds, 2.0 Avg
13 Terry McIntosh RB
14 H.C. Palmer RB 1 Att, 1 Yds, 1.0 Avg
15 Ted Rohde RB 18 Att, 63 Yds, 3.5 Avg
16 Ernie Russell RB 25 Att, 100 Yds, 4.0 Avg
17 John Traylor RB 3 Att, 4 Yds, 1.3 Avg
18 Jim Letcavits* WR 14 Rec, 246 Yds, 17.6 Avg
19 Don Martin* WR
20 Bill Bell WR 3 Rec, 32 Yds, 10.7 Avg
21 Bruce Brenner WR 1 Rec, 20 Yds, 20.0 Avg
22 Lynn McCarthy WR 1 Rec, 11 Yds, 11.0 Avg
23 Frank Black* OL
24 Frank Gibson* OL
25 Jim Hull* OL
26 Bob Kraus* OL
27 Don Pfutzenreuter* OL
28 Bob Lewis OL
29 Ed Prelock OL
30 Paul Swoboda OL
31 Galen Wahlmeier OL