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1983 Penn State Nittany Lions Roster

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Record: 8-4-1, .654 W-L% (36th of 112)
Conference: Ind (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Joe Paterno (8-4-1)

PS/G: 24.6 (37th of 112) ▪ PA/G: 24.0 (75th of 112)
SRS: 9.81 (29th of 112) ▪ SOS: 7.35 (11th of 112)

Bowl Game: Won Aloha Bowl 13-10 versus Washington

  • 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 Doug Strang* QB 134 Cmp, 259 Att, 1944 Yds, 19 TD
2 Dan Lonergan QB 11 Cmp, 35 Att, 205 Yds, 1 TD
3 John Shaffer QB 5 Cmp, 19 Att, 59 Yds, 0 TD
4 Jon Williams* RB 115 Att, 590 Yds, 5.1 Avg
5 D.J. Dozier RB 174 Att, 1002 Yds, 5.8 Avg
6 Bill Emerson RB 2 Att, 4 Yds, 2.0 Avg
7 Sid Lewis RB 17 Att, 17 Yds, 1.0 Avg
8 Tony Mumford RB 74 Att, 331 Yds, 4.5 Avg
9 Skeeter Nichols RB 44 Att, 178 Yds, 4.0 Avg
10 Steve Smith RB 14 Att, 65 Yds, 4.6 Avg
11 Kevin Baugh* WR 36 Rec, 547 Yds, 15.2 Avg
12 Kenny Jackson* WR 28 Rec, 483 Yds, 17.3 Avg
13 George Alpert WR 4 Rec, 60 Yds, 15.0 Avg
14 Tim Robinson WR 4 Rec, 88 Yds, 22.0 Avg
15 Rocky Washington WR 1 Rec, 16 Yds, 16.0 Avg
16 Dean DiMidio* TE 19 Rec, 355 Yds, 18.7 Avg
17 Kirk Bowman TE 6 Rec, 80 Yds, 13.3 Avg
18 Brian Siverling TE 3 Rec, 30 Yds, 10.0 Avg
19 Nick Haden* OL
20 Ron Heller* OL
21 Stan Short* OL
22 Jeff Woofter* OL
23 Dick Maginnis OL
24 Greg Gattuso* DL
25 Joe Hines* DL
26 Bob White* DL
27 Tim Manoa DL
28 Mike Russo DL
29 Chris Collins* LB
30 Shane Conlin* LB
31 Carmen Masciantonio* LB
32 Scott Radecic* LB
33 Rogers Alexander LB
34 Harry Hamilton* DB
35 Lance Hamilton* DB
36 Chris Sydnor* DB
37 Michael Zordich* DB
38 Mark Fruehan DB
39 Mark Robinson DB