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1981 Ohio State Buckeyes Roster

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Record: 9-3, .750 W-L% (19th of 137) ▪ Rank: 15th in Final AP Poll
Conference: Big Ten  ▪ Conference Record: 6-2 (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Earle Bruce (9-3)

PS/G: 32.2 (4th of 137) ▪ PA/G: 21.1 (83rd of 137)
SRS: 11.51 (22nd of 137) ▪ SOS: 3.59 (59th of 137)

Bowl Game: Won Liberty Bowl 31-28 versus Navy


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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
Art Schlichter* QB 183 Cmp, 350 Att, 2551 Yds, 17 TD
Bob Atha QB 4 Cmp, 12 Att, 59 Yds, 1 TD
Tim Stephens QB 2 Cmp, 2 Att, 16 Yds, 0 TD
Mike Tomczak QB 4 Cmp, 7 Att, 73 Yds, 1 TD
Vaughn Broadnax* RB 50 Att, 184 Yds, 3.7 Avg
Tim Spencer* RB 226 Att, 1217 Yds, 5.4 Avg
Ken Blair RB 2 Att, 9 Yds, 4.5 Avg
Craig Dunn RB 12 Att, 34 Yds, 2.8 Avg
Jim Gayle RB 153 Att, 732 Yds, 4.8 Avg
Ed McDuffie RB 4 Att, 23 Yds, 5.8 Avg
Ray Myers RB 1 Att, 4 Yds, 4.0 Avg
Tim O'Cain RB 5 Att, 43 Yds, 8.6 Avg
Kevin Richardson RB 1 Att, 2 Yds, 2.0 Avg
Cedric Anderson* WR 31 Rec, 564 Yds, 18.2 Avg
Gary Williams* WR 50 Rec, 941 Yds, 18.8 Avg
Thad Jemison WR 5 Rec, 83 Yds, 16.6 Avg
Victor Langley WR 6 Rec, 120 Yds, 20.0 Avg
Trent Penn WR 1 Rec, 34 Yds, 34.0 Avg
John Frank* TE 45 Rec, 449 Yds, 10.0 Avg
Brad Dwelle TE 7 Rec, 91 Yds, 13.0 Avg
Russ Gatewood TE 1 Rec, 12 Yds, 12.0 Avg
Jim DeLeone* OL
Joe Lukens* OL
William Roberts* OL
Joe Smith* OL
Scott Zalenski* OL
Dave Medich OL
Jerome Foster* DL
Nick Miller* DL
Chris Riehm* DL
Glen Cobb* LB
Mike D'Andrea* LB
Anthony Griggs* LB
Marcus Marek* LB
Byron Lee LB
Kelvin Bell* DB
Shaun Gayle* DB
Doug Hill* DB
Garcia Lane* DB