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1959 North Carolina Tar Heels Roster

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Record: 5-5, .500 W-L% (59th of 112)
Conference: ACC (Schedule and Results)
Coach: James Hickey (5-5)

PS/G: 19.8 (25th of 112) ▪ PA/G: 14.2 (49th of 112)
SRS: 3.33 (48th of 112) ▪ SOS: 2.03 (54th of 112)

  • Roster includes most starters and key reserves.
  • Starters are marked with an asterisk (*).
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Partial Roster

Rk Player Class Pos Summary
1 Jack Cummings* QB 63 Cmp, 144 Att, 889 Yds, 4 TD
2 Jerry Amos QB 2 Cmp, 6 Att, 10 Yds, 0 TD
3 Skip Clement QB 1 Cmp, 3 Att, 3 Yds, 0 TD
4 Ray Farris QB 24 Cmp, 54 Att, 336 Yds, 1 TD
5 Gib Carson* RB 23 Att, 142 Yds, 6.2 Avg
6 Don Kolchak* RB
7 Wade Smith* RB 87 Att, 414 Yds, 4.8 Avg
8 Lenny Beck RB 13 Att, 47 Yds, 3.6 Avg
9 Joe Davies RB 45 Att, 202 Yds, 4.5 Avg
10 Bob Elliott RB 53 Att, 194 Yds, 3.7 Avg
11 Sonny Folckomer RB 15 Att, 27 Yds, 1.8 Avg
12 Larry Frederick RB 7 Att, 22 Yds, 3.1 Avg
13 Don Klochak RB 76 Att, 278 Yds, 3.7 Avg
14 George Knox RB 7 Att, 55 Yds, 7.9 Avg
15 Ed Lipski RB 7 Att, 31 Yds, 4.4 Avg
16 Rip Slusser RB 1 Att, 10 Yds, 10.0 Avg
17 Moyer Smith RB 26 Att, 93 Yds, 3.6 Avg
18 Milam Wall RB 41 Att, 125 Yds, 3.0 Avg
19 Al Goldstein* WR 20 Rec, 328 Yds, 16.4 Avg
20 John Schroederr* WR
21 Mike Greenday WR 9 Rec, 81 Yds, 9.0 Avg
22 Denny Lotz WR 4 Rec, 69 Yds, 17.3 Avg
23 Jim Rice WR 3 Rec, 36 Yds, 12.0 Avg
24 John Schroeder WR 12 Rec, 158 Yds, 13.2 Avg
25 Rabe Walton WR 1 Rec, 10 Yds, 10.0 Avg
26 Rip Hawkins* OL
27 John Hegarty* OL
28 Jim LeCompte* OL
29 Frank Riggs* OL
30 Don Stallings* OL
31 Moose Butler OL
32 Jim Davis OL
33 Fred Mueller OL
34 Bob Shupin OL
35 John Stunda OL