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1977 North Carolina Tar Heels Roster

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Record: 8-3-1, .708 W-L% (34th of 145) ▪ Rank: 17th in Final AP Poll
Conference: ACC  ▪ Conference Record: 5-0-1 (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Bill Dooley (8-3-1)

PS/G: 20.9 (72nd of 145) ▪ PA/G: 8.5 (2nd of 145)
SRS: 15.34 (15th of 145) ▪ SOS: 5.26 (55th of 145)

Bowl Game: Lost Liberty Bowl 21-17 versus Nebraska


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

Player Class Pos Summary
Matt Kupec* QB 59 Cmp, 105 Att, 715 Yds, 7 TD
Clyde Christensen QB 14 Cmp, 31 Att, 215 Yds, 1 TD
P.J. Gay QB 3 Cmp, 14 Att, 78 Yds, 1 TD
Billy Johnson* RB 83 Att, 357 Yds, 4.3 Avg
Amos Lawrence* RB 193 Att, 1211 Yds, 6.3 Avg
Terence Burrell RB 18 Att, 60 Yds, 3.3 Avg
Carey Casey RB 1 Att, -3 Yds, -3.0 Avg
Ron DeMarco RB 2 Att, -1 Yds, -0.5 Avg
Phil Farris RB 66 Att, 249 Yds, 3.8 Avg
Van Lippencott RB 1 Att, 3 Yds, 3.0 Avg
Bob Loomis RB 60 Att, 296 Yds, 4.9 Avg
Bill Mabry RB 4 Rec, 36 Yds, 9.0 Avg
Ken Mack RB 1 Att, -1 Yds, -1.0 Avg
Doug Paschal RB 81 Att, 324 Yds, 4.0 Avg
Mel Collins* WR 12 Rec, 158 Yds, 13.2 Avg
Walker Lee* WR 16 Rec, 220 Yds, 13.8 Avg
Delbert Powell WR 5 Rec, 142 Yds, 28.4 Avg
Jim Rouse WR 3 Rec, 42 Yds, 14.0 Avg
Brooks Williams* TE 19 Rec, 218 Yds, 11.5 Avg
Mike Finn TE 10 Rec, 89 Yds, 8.9 Avg
Jimmy Roberson TE 1 Rec, 25 Yds, 25.0 Avg
Scott Davison* OL
Bobby Hukill* OL
Steve Junkman* OL
John Rushing* OL
Mike Salzano* OL
Lowell Eakin OL
Rod Broadway* DL
Dee Hardison* DL
T.K. McDaniels* DL
Ken Sheets* DL
Dave Simmons* DL
Bunn Rhames DL
Buddy Curry* LB
Bobby Gay* LB
Ronnie Dowdy LB
Ricky Barden* DB
Alan Caldwell* DB
Bobby Cale* DB
Bernie Menapace* DB
John Elam P