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1973 Nebraska Cornhuskers Stats

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Record: 9-2-1, .792 W-L% (17th of 129) ▪ Rank: 7th in Final AP Poll
Conference: Big 8  ▪ Conference Record: 4-2-1 (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Tom Osborne (9-2-1)

PS/G: 25.5 (32nd of 129) ▪ PA/G: 13.6 (19th of 129)
SRS: 25.89 (5th of 129) ▪ SOS: 15.55 (1st of 129)

Bowl Game: Won Cotton Bowl 19-3 versus Texas

Team Stats

Most values are per game averages
Passing Rushing
Split G Cmp Att Pct Yds TD Att Yds Avg TD
Offense 12 11.5 21.3 54.1 164.0 1.2 56.4 226.6 4.0 2.1
Defense 12 3.9 13.3 29.6 44.1 0.1 49.4 197.6 4.0 1.5
Difference +7.6 +8.0 +24.5 +119.9 +1.1 +7.0 +29.0 0.0 +0.6

Passing

Stats include bowl game
Passing
Rk Player Cmp Att Pct Yds Y/A AY/A TD Int Rate
1 Dave Humm 114 209 54.5 1601 7.7 5.8 12 14 124.4
2 Steve Runty 22 37 59.5 308 8.3 4.5 2 4 125.6
3 Earl Everett 1 6 16.7 8 1.3 1.3 0 0 27.9
4 Ritch Bahe 1 2 50.0 51 25.5 25.5 0 0 264.2
5 Tony Davis 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 Tony Davis 282 1114 4.0 13 20 147 7.4 1 302 1261 4.2 14
2 John O'Leary 73 333 4.6 2 3 37 12.3 0 76 370 4.9 2
3 Maury Damkroger 63 265 4.2 0 5 50 10.0 0 68 315 4.6 0
4 Ritch Bahe 56 319 5.7 1 32 441 13.8 2 88 760 8.6 3
5 Dave Goeller 49 152 3.1 0 3 19 6.3 0 52 171 3.3 0
6 Ralph Powell 45 259 5.8 0 1 9 9.0 0 46 268 5.8 0
7 Dave Humm 41 16 0.4 4 41 16 0.4 4
8 Steve Runty 36 81 2.3 3 36 81 2.3 3
9 Jeff Moran 15 49 3.3 1 3 3 1.0 0 18 52 2.9 1
10 Don Westbrook 7 54 7.7 0 2 20 10.0 0 9 74 8.2 0
11 Earl Everett 6 50 8.3 1 6 50 8.3 1
12 Mike O'Holleran 2 19 9.5 0 2 19 9.5 0
13 Larry Mushinskie 1 13 13.0 0 4 110 27.5 0 5 123 24.6 0
14 Terry Luck 1 -5 -5.0 0 1 -5 -5.0 0
15 Frosty Anderson 27 524 19.4 8 27 524 19.4 8
16 Brent Longwell 20 247 12.4 2 20 247 12.4 2
17 Dave Shamblin 15 338 22.5 1 15 338 22.5 1
18 Bob Revelle 3 23 7.7 0 3 23 7.7 0