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1978 Rutgers Scarlet Knights Roster

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Record: 9-3, .750 W-L% (15th of 138)
Conference: Ind (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Frank Burns (9-3)

PS/G: 23.7 (40th of 138) ▪ PA/G: 13.8 (16th of 138)
SRS: 1.37 (63rd of 138) ▪ SOS: -5.46 (99th of 138)

Bowl Game: Lost Garden State Bowl 34-18 versus Arizona State

  • 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 Bob Hering* QB 88 Cmp, 193 Att, 1193 Yds, 5 TD
2 Ed McMichael QB 22 Cmp, 34 Att, 294 Yds, 3 TD
3 Ted Blackwell* RB 120 Att, 532 Yds, 4.4 Avg
4 Glen Kehler* RB 212 Att, 883 Yds, 4.2 Avg
5 Lester Johnson RB 82 Att, 356 Yds, 4.3 Avg
6 Al Maddalena RB 65 Att, 294 Yds, 4.5 Avg
7 Kevin Mannix RB 10 Att, 77 Yds, 7.7 Avg
8 Bill Martin RB 35 Att, 161 Yds, 4.6 Avg
9 Jon Stewart RB 11 Att, 41 Yds, 3.7 Avg
10 David Dorn* WR 27 Rec, 535 Yds, 19.8 Avg
11 Walt Hynoski* WR 20 Rec, 284 Yds, 14.2 Avg
12 Duane Cherry WR 1 Rec, 15 Yds, 15.0 Avg
13 Tim O'Dell WR 13 Rec, 245 Yds, 18.8 Avg
14 George Carter* TE 13 Rec, 185 Yds, 14.2 Avg
15 Andy Carino TE 4 Rec, 39 Yds, 9.8 Avg
16 John Bucci* OL
17 John Gallo* OL
18 Pete Honeyford* OL
19 Mike Kubas* OL
20 Kevin Kurdyla* OL
21 Dino Mangiero* DL
22 Phil Parkins* DL
23 Mike Rutemeyer* DL
24 Ed Steward* DL
25 Pete Zimmerman DL
26 Tim Blanchard* LB
27 Jim Hughes* LB
28 Dan McMahon* LB
29 Mark Freeman* DB
30 Bob Hynoski* DB
31 Ken Smith* DB
32 Deron Cherry* P
33 Paul Fego PR