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1962 Penn State Nittany Lions Stats

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Record: 9-2, .818 W-L% (9th of 120) ▪ Rank: 9th in Final AP Poll
Conference: Ind (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Rip Engle (9-2)

PS/G: 23.3 (18th of 120) ▪ PA/G: 10.8 (24th of 120)
SRS: 15.99 (13th of 120) ▪ SOS: 4.54 (43rd of 120)

Bowl Game: Lost Gator Bowl 17-7 versus Florida

Team Stats

Most values are per game averages
Passing Rushing
Split G Cmp Att Pct Yds TD Att Yds Avg TD
Offense 11 10.1 18.3 55.2 122.2 1.2 47.6 191.1 4.0 1.8
Defense 11 8.5 18.5 45.8 111.0 0.7 37.0 120.6 3.3 0.5
Difference +1.6 -0.2 +9.4 +11.2 +0.5 +10.6 +70.5 +0.7 +1.3

Passing

Passing
Rk Player Cmp Att Pct Yds Y/A AY/A TD Int Rate
1 Pete Liske 91 162 56.2 1037 6.4 6.8 12 4 129.4
2 Ron Coates 15 31 48.4 235 7.6 3.9 1 3 103.4
3 Don Caum 4 7 57.1 66 9.4 3.0 0 1 107.8
4 Frank Potter 1 1 100.0 6 6.0 6.0 0 0 150.4

Rushing & Receiving

Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
1 Roger Kochman 120 652 5.4 4 12 254 21.2 4 132 906 6.9 8
2 Dave Hayes 74 291 3.9 7 74 291 3.9 7
3 Pete Liske 69 255 3.7 4 69 255 3.7 4
4 Buddy Torris 64 264 4.1 1 64 264 4.1 1
5 Junior Powell 47 182 3.9 2 32 303 9.5 3 79 485 6.1 5
6 Al Gursky 39 132 3.4 0 16 152 9.5 3 55 284 5.2 3
7 Frank Hershey 22 48 2.2 0 8 94 11.8 1 30 142 4.7 1
8 Ed Stuckrath 19 85 4.5 0 19 85 4.5 0
9 Chris Weber 17 58 3.4 0 2 78 39.0 1 19 136 7.2 1
10 Tom Urbanik 14 36 2.6 0 2 26 13.0 0 16 62 3.9 0
11 Gary Klingensmith 11 59 5.4 2 11 59 5.4 2
12 Don Caum 10 25 2.5 0 10 25 2.5 0
13 Ron Coates 8 -4 -0.5 0 8 -4 -0.5 0
14 Tom Bedick 4 2 0.5 0 4 2 0.5 0
15 Frank Potter 4 1 0.3 0 1 9 9.0 0 5 10 2.0 0
16 Gene Rinkus 2 16 8.0 0 2 16 8.0 0
17 Dave Robinson 17 178 10.5 0 17 178 10.5 0
18 Dick Anderson 7 81 11.6 0 7 81 11.6 0
19 Bill Bowes 7 72 10.3 1 7 72 10.3 1
20 Bud Yost 3 40 13.3 0 3 40 13.3 0
21 Ted Malewicz 2 35 17.5 0 2 35 17.5 0
22 Steve Popp 1 12 12.0 0 1 12 12.0 0
23 Bill Turinski 1 10 10.0 0 1 10 10.0 0