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1954 Nebraska Cornhuskers Stats

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Record: 6-5, .545 W-L% (53rd of 111)
Conference: Big 7 (Schedule and Results)
Coach: William Glassford (6-5)

PS/G: 21.2 (35th of 111) ▪ PA/G: 18.4 (74th of 111)
SRS: 4.93 (41st of 111) ▪ SOS: 2.29 (45th of 111)

Bowl Game: Lost Orange Bowl 34-7 versus Duke

Team Stats

Most values are per game averages
Passing Rushing
Split G Cmp Att Pct Yds TD Att Yds Avg TD
Offense 11 3.9 9.9 39.4 66.1 0.6 45.5 249.1 5.5
Defense 11 5.9 15.4 38.5 82.2 0.5 50.2 207.1 4.1
Difference -2.0 -5.5 +0.9 -16.1 +0.1 -4.7 +42.0 +1.4 0.0

Passing

Stats include bowl game
Passing
Rk Player Cmp Att Pct Yds Y/A AY/A TD Int Rate
1 Don Erway 21 42 50.0 336 8.0 7.8 4 2 139.1
2 Dorwin Brown 11 27 40.7 140 5.2 -0.7 1 4 66.9
3 William Greenlaw 5 13 38.5 136 10.5 1.6 1 3 105.6
4 Ron Clark 4 9 44.4 61 6.8 6.8 0 0 101.4
5 Don Margheim 0 5 0.0 0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0
6 Harry Johnson 1 3 33.3 39 13.0 19.7 1 0 252.5
7 Don Comstock 1 2 50.0 15 7.5 -15.0 0 1 13.0
8 Gordon Englert 0 2 0.0 0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0
9 Rex Fischer 0 2 0.0 0 0.0 -22.5 0 1 -100.0
10 Jon McWilliams 0 1 0.0 0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0
11 Andy Loehr 0 1 0.0 0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0
12 Dennis Korinek 0 1 0.0 0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0
13 Robert Smith 0 1 0.0 0 0.0 -45.0 0 1 -200.0

Rushing & Receiving

Stats include bowl game
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
1 Robert Smith 88 445 5.1 2 6 3.0 0 90 451 5.0 0
2 Dorwin Brown 77 243 3.2 77 243 3.2 0
3 Ron Clark 68 429 6.3 3 87 29.0 1 71 516 7.3 1
4 William Greenlaw 58 429 7.4 4 58 14.5 1 62 487 7.9 1
5 Dennis Korinek 49 301 6.1 4 53 13.3 0 53 354 6.7 0
6 Don Comstock 35 267 7.6 3 27 9.0 0 38 294 7.7 0
7 John Edwards 32 206 6.4 32 206 6.4 0
8 Don Erway 18 18 1.0 18 18 1.0 0
9 Harry Johnson 17 93 5.5 2 34 17.0 0 19 127 6.7 0
10 Jon McWilliams 14 34 2.4 1 20 20.0 1 15 54 3.6 1
11 Sylvester Harris 12 107 8.9 12 107 8.9 0
12 Dirkes Rolston 10 83 8.3 6 82 13.7 1 16 165 10.3 1
13 Rex Fischer 8 32 4.0 8 32 4.0 0
14 Leo Scherer 6 46 7.7 1 13 13.0 0 7 59 8.4 0
15 Don Margheim 6 -3 -0.5 6 -3 -0.5 0
16 Gordon Englert 2 7 3.5 2 7 3.5 0
17 Kenneth Moore 1 3 3.0 1 3 3.0 0
18 Andy Loehr 6 89 14.8 1 6 89 14.8 1
19 William Giles 5 88 17.6 1 5 88 17.6 1
20 LeRoy Butherus 4 112 28.0 0 4 112 28.0 0
21 Ted Westervelt 1 37 37.0 0 1 37 37.0 0
22 Don Hewitt 1 21 21.0 1 1 21 21.0 1