You Are Here > SR/CFB > Schools > Nebraska Cornhuskers > 1966

1966 Nebraska Cornhuskers Stats

Previous Year ▪ Next Year

Record: 9-2, .818 W-L% (10th of 119) ▪ Rank: 6th in Final AP Poll
Conference: Big 8 (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Bob Devaney (9-2)

PS/G: 20.3 (35th of 119) ▪ PA/G: 10.7 (19th of 119)
SRS: 9.95 (20th of 119) ▪ SOS: 1.22 (62nd of 119)

Bowl Game: Lost Sugar Bowl 34-7 versus Alabama

Team Stats

Most values are per game averages
Passing Rushing
Split G Cmp Att Pct Yds TD Att Yds Avg TD
Offense 11 9.5 17.5 54.2 109.5 0.5 49.2 174.9 3.6 2.0
Defense 11 8.5 20.0 42.7 116.7 0.5 35.8 90.5 2.5 0.4
Difference +1.0 -2.5 +11.5 -7.2 0.0 +13.4 +84.4 +1.1 +1.6

Passing

Passing
Rk Player Cmp Att Pct Yds Y/A AY/A TD Int Rate
1 Bob Churchich 96 174 55.2 1136 6.5 4.7 4 9 107.3
2 Wayne Weber 7 14 50.0 52 3.7 5.1 1 0 104.8
3 Ernie Sigler 1 2 50.0 16 8.0 8.0 0 0 117.2
4 Ben Gregory 0 2 0.0 0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0

Rushing & Receiving

Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
1 Harry Wilson 138 635 4.6 3 16 216 13.5 1 154 851 5.5 4
2 Pete Tatman 107 418 3.9 3 1 11 11.0 0 108 429 4.0 3
3 Ben Gregory 93 418 4.5 6 12 121 10.1 1 105 539 5.1 7
4 Bob Churchich 63 -58 -0.9 4 63 -58 -0.9 4
5 Charlie Winters 39 157 4.0 2 2 4 2.0 0 41 161 3.9 2
6 Dick Davis 29 154 5.3 1 2 18 9.0 0 31 172 5.5 1
7 Ron Kirkland 27 104 3.9 1 7 90 12.9 0 34 194 5.7 1
8 Paul Critchlow 21 74 3.5 2 21 74 3.5 2
9 Mick Ziegler 12 42 3.5 0 12 42 3.5 0
10 Wayne Weber 9 37 4.1 0 9 37 4.1 0
11 Kenny Brunk 1 3 3.0 0 1 3 3.0 0
12 Tom Penney 24 286 11.9 0 24 286 11.9 0
13 Dennis Morrison 22 271 12.3 2 22 271 12.3 2
14 Dennis Richnafsky 12 121 10.1 0 12 121 10.1 0
15 Miles Kimmel 5 61 12.2 0 5 61 12.2 0
16 Tom Smith 1 5 5.0 1 1 5 5.0 1