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1963 Nebraska Cornhuskers Stats

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Record: 10-1, .909 W-L% (3rd of 120) ▪ Rank: 6th in Final AP Poll
Conference: Big 8  ▪ Conference Record: 7-0 (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Bob Devaney (10-1)

PS/G: 24.8 (8th of 120) ▪ PA/G: 10.4 (24th of 120)
SRS: 15.06 (13th of 120) ▪ SOS: 3.42 (54th of 120)

Bowl Game: Won Orange Bowl 13-7 versus Auburn

Team Stats

Most values are per game averages
Passing Rushing
Split G Cmp Att Pct Yds TD Att Yds Avg TD
Offense 11 5.1 11.3 45.2 77.3 0.2 51.0 238.5 4.7 3.0
Defense 11 8.1 17.5 46.1 101.9 0.6 32.2 90.8 2.8 0.6
Difference -3.0 -6.2 -0.9 -24.6 -0.4 +18.8 +147.7 +1.9 +2.4

Passing

Stats include bowl game
Passing
Rk Player Cmp Att Pct Yds Y/A AY/A TD Int Rate
1 Dennis Claridge 31 66 47.0 440 6.7 4.9 1 3 98.9
2 Fred Duda 21 51 41.2 294 5.8 2.2 0 4 73.9
3 Doug Tucker 3 5 60.0 73 14.6 14.6 0 0 182.6
4 Al Woods 1 1 100.0 43 43.0 63.0 1 0 791.2
5 David Theisen 0 1 0.0 0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0

Rushing & Receiving

Stats include bowl game
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
1 Willie Ross 92 496 5.4 1 5 22 4.4 0 97 518 5.3 1
2 Rudy Johnson 91 573 6.3 7 91 573 6.3 7
3 Dennis Claridge 69 179 2.6 6 69 179 2.6 6
4 Fred Duda 53 169 3.2 5 53 169 3.2 5
5 Kent McCloughan 51 261 5.1 4 6 103 17.2 0 57 364 6.4 4
6 Bruce Smith 49 163 3.3 2 49 163 3.3 2
7 Mike Young 33 157 4.8 0 33 157 4.8 0
8 Maynard Smidt 33 131 4.0 3 1 23 23.0 0 34 154 4.5 3
9 Bobby Hohn 31 229 7.4 4 5 48 9.6 0 36 277 7.7 4
10 Ted Vactor 16 102 6.4 0 3 22 7.3 0 19 124 6.5 0
11 Joe McNulty 11 45 4.1 1 1 12 12.0 0 12 57 4.8 1
12 David Theisen 10 51 5.1 0 2 49 24.5 0 12 100 8.3 0
13 Bill Johnson 5 29 5.8 0 5 29 5.8 0
14 Willie Paschell 5 22 4.4 0 5 22 4.4 0
15 Ronald Poggemeyer 4 18 4.5 0 4 18 4.5 0
16 Doug Tucker 3 -6 -2.0 0 3 -6 -2.0 0
17 Bernard McGinn 2 7 3.5 0 2 7 3.5 0
18 Frank Solich 2 -14 -7.0 0 2 -14 -7.0 0
19 Al Woods 1 12 12.0 0 1 12 12.0 0
20 Tony Jeter 9 151 16.8 1 9 151 16.8 1
21 Larry Tomlinson 9 129 14.3 0 9 129 14.3 0
22 Richard Callahan 8 157 19.6 0 8 157 19.6 0
23 Charles Doepke 3 60 20.0 0 3 60 20.0 0
24 Ed Love 2 50 25.0 1 2 50 25.0 1
25 Freeman White 2 24 12.0 0 2 24 12.0 0