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1972 Nebraska Cornhuskers Stats

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Record: 9-2-1, .792 W-L% (17th of 127) ▪ Rank: 4th in Final AP Poll
Conference: Big 8  ▪ Conference Record: 5-1-1 (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Bob Devaney (9-2-1)

PS/G: 41.8 (2nd of 127) ▪ PA/G: 8.1 (3rd of 127)
SRS: 25.57 (4th of 127) ▪ SOS: 8.82 (22nd of 127)

Bowl Game: Won Orange Bowl 40-6 versus Notre Dame

Team Stats

Most values are per game averages
Passing Rushing
Split G Cmp Att Pct Yds TD Att Yds Avg TD
Offense 12 14.8 27.7 53.6 224.3 2.1 56.4 227.2 4.0 3.4
Defense 12 8.7 22.7 38.2 108.4 0.6 46.6 108.1 2.3 0.4
Difference +6.1 +5.0 +15.4 +115.9 +1.5 +9.8 +119.1 +1.7 +3.0

Passing

Stats include bowl game
Passing
Rk Player Cmp Att Pct Yds Y/A AY/A TD Int Rate
1 Dave Humm 153 285 53.7 2259 7.9 6.7 18 16 129.9
2 Steve Runty 24 46 52.2 380 8.3 6.0 6 5 142.9
3 Johnny Rodgers 1 1 100.0 52 52.0 72.0 1 0 866.8

Rushing & Receiving

Stats include bowl game
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
1 Gary Dixon 139 575 4.1 9 1 0 0.0 0 140 575 4.1 9
2 Dave Goeller 86 332 3.9 6 7 84 12.0 2 93 416 4.5 8
3 Johnny Rodgers 73 348 4.8 10 58 1013 17.5 9 131 1361 10.4 19
4 Maury Damkroger 67 229 3.4 1 9 60 6.7 0 76 289 3.8 1
5 Bill Olds 64 346 5.4 2 5 50 10.0 1 69 396 5.7 3
6 Jeff Moran 58 314 5.4 4 58 314 5.4 4
7 Dave Humm 52 -123 -2.4 5 52 -123 -2.4 5
8 Steve Runty 40 160 4.0 3 40 160 4.0 3
9 Don Westbrook 39 198 5.1 1 39 198 5.1 1
10 Ralph Powell 21 176 8.4 0 2 34 17.0 0 23 210 9.1 0
11 Ritch Bahe 15 73 4.9 0 7 87 12.4 2 22 160 7.3 2
12 Glen Garson 9 36 4.0 0 8 74 9.3 0 17 110 6.5 0
13 Mike O'Holleran 5 37 7.4 0 5 37 7.4 0
14 Tony Davis 5 21 4.2 0 5 21 4.2 0
15 Jerry List 2 13 6.5 0 24 364 15.2 3 26 377 14.5 3
16 Rich Sanger 1 -7 -7.0 0 1 -7 -7.0 0
17 Bob Revelle 41 548 13.4 4 41 548 13.4 4
18 Frosty Anderson 15 381 25.4 4 15 381 25.4 4
19 Brent Longwell 3 24 8.0 0 3 24 8.0 0