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1959 Nebraska Cornhuskers Stats

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Record: 4-6, .400 W-L% (73rd of 112)
Conference: Big 7  ▪ Conference Record: 2-4 (Schedule and Results)
Coach: William Jennings (4-6)

PS/G: 10.8 (91st of 112) ▪ PA/G: 16.0 (68th of 112)
SRS: 3.11 (49th of 112) ▪ SOS: 6.91 (29th 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 3.3 10.1 32.7 39.5 0.5 46.9 148.0 3.2
Defense 10 7.0 14.6 47.9 85.6 0.7 48.4 187.5 3.9
Difference -3.7 -4.5 -15.2 -46.1 -0.2 -1.5 -39.5 -0.7 0.0

Passing

Passing
Rk Player Cmp Att Pct Yds Y/A AY/A TD Int Rate
1 Harry Tolly 19 53 35.8 200 3.8 -0.7 4 7 66.0
2 Ron Meade 3 15 20.0 33 2.2 -3.8 0 2 11.8
3 Thomas Kramer 5 12 41.7 68 5.7 -0.2 1 2 83.4
4 Joe Rutigliano 3 12 25.0 41 3.4 -0.3 0 1 37.0
5 Pat Fischer 2 7 28.6 48 6.9 6.9 0 0 86.2
6 Dallas Dyer 1 2 50.0 5 2.5 2.5 0 0 71.0

Rushing & Receiving

Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
1 Pat Fischer 87 300 3.4 4 48 12.0 1 91 348 3.8 1
2 Carroll Zaruba 82 463 5.6 2 23 11.5 2 84 486 5.8 2
3 Harry Tolly 68 145 2.1 68 145 2.1 0
4 Clay White 50 203 4.1 7 54 7.7 1 57 257 4.5 1
5 Dallas Dyer 44 131 3.0 44 131 3.0 0
6 Noel Martin 42 155 3.7 42 155 3.7 0
7 Donald Fricke 41 143 3.5 1 30 30.0 0 42 173 4.1 0
8 Thomas Kramer 20 26 1.3 20 26 1.3 0
9 Bill Bohanan 9 17 1.9 1 3 3.0 0 10 20 2.0 0
10 Patrick Clare 8 19 2.4 1 7 7.0 0 9 26 2.9 0
11 Ron Meade 8 -24 -3.0 8 -24 -3.0 0
12 Joe Rutigliano 6 -51 -8.5 6 -51 -8.5 0
13 Gene Ward 2 2 1.0 2 2 1.0 0
14 Roger Brede 6 66 11.0 0 6 66 11.0 0
15 Max Martz 4 52 13.0 0 4 52 13.0 0
16 Richard McDaniel 4 48 12.0 1 4 48 12.0 1
17 Donald Purcell 3 64 21.3 0 3 64 21.3 0