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1959 Pittsburgh Panthers Roster

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Record: 6-4, .600 W-L% (33rd of 112) ▪ Rank: 20th in Final AP Poll
Conference: Ind (Schedule and Results)
Coach: John Michelosen (6-4)

PS/G: 14.8 (60th of 112) ▪ PA/G: 16.4 (72nd of 112)
SRS: 7.28 (36th of 112) ▪ SOS: 7.38 (26th of 112)


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

Player Class Pos Summary
Ivan Toncic* QB 56 Cmp, 133 Att, 667 Yds, 8 TD
Dave Kraus QB 4 Cmp, 11 Att, 46 Yds, 0 TD
Pete Prince QB 0 Cmp, 1 Att, 0 Yds, 0 TD
John Sakal QB 2 Cmp, 5 Att, 9 Yds, 0 TD
Bob Clemens* RB 43 Att, 193 Yds, 4.5 Avg
Fred Cox* RB 47 Att, 392 Yds, 8.3 Avg
Jim Cunnigham* RB
Jim Cunningham RB 80 Att, 326 Yds, 4.1 Avg
Mike Frasca RB 1 Rec, 7 Yds, 7.0 Avg
Curt Plowman RB 29 Att, 167 Yds, 5.8 Avg
Chuck Reinhold RB 48 Att, 203 Yds, 4.2 Avg
Fred Riddle RB 43 Att, 149 Yds, 3.5 Avg
Joe Scisly RB 45 Att, 224 Yds, 5.0 Avg
Andy Sepsi RB 36 Att, 113 Yds, 3.1 Avg
Ray Tarasi RB 13 Att, 46 Yds, 3.5 Avg
John Yaccino RB 12 Att, 30 Yds, 2.5 Avg
Ron Delfine* WR 7 Rec, 67 Yds, 9.6 Avg
Mike Ditka* WR 16 Rec, 249 Yds, 15.6 Avg
Steve Jastrzembski WR 8 Rec, 141 Yds, 17.6 Avg
John Kuprok WR 4 Rec, 49 Yds, 12.3 Avg
Bob Rathi WR 2 Rec, 11 Yds, 5.5 Avg
Dave Walker WR 1 Rec, 17 Yds, 17.0 Avg
Regis Coustillac* OL
Serafino Fazio* OL
Bill Lindner* OL
Ken Montanari* OL
Larry Vignali* OL
Bob Guzik OL
Paul Hodge OL
Andy Kuzneski OL
Dick Mills OL
Ernie Westwood OL