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1983 Texas Longhorns Roster

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Record: 11-1, .917 W-L% (3rd of 112) ▪ Rank: 5th in Final AP Poll
Conference: SWC (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Fred Akers (11-1)

PS/G: 24.1 (39th of 112) ▪ PA/G: 9.5 (2nd of 112)
SRS: 14.02 (12th of 112) ▪ SOS: 1.10 (56th of 112)

Bowl Game: Lost Cotton Bowl 10-9 versus Georgia

  • 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 Robert Moerschell* QB 44 Cmp, 110 Att, 871 Yds, 5 TD
2 Danny Akers QB 2 Cmp, 5 Att, 30 Yds, 0 TD
3 Todd Dodge QB 12 Cmp, 30 Att, 185 Yds, 2 TD
4 Mark Gabrisch QB 0 Cmp, 1 Att, 0 Yds, 0 TD
5 Rick McIvor QB 11 Cmp, 24 Att, 275 Yds, 5 TD
6 Ronnie Robinson* RB 81 Att, 479 Yds, 5.9 Avg
7 John Walker* RB 101 Att, 392 Yds, 3.9 Avg
8 Michael Brown RB 34 Att, 106 Yds, 3.1 Avg
9 Anthony Byerly RB 36 Att, 128 Yds, 3.6 Avg
10 Ervin Davis RB 30 Att, 80 Yds, 2.7 Avg
11 Don Holloway RB 12 Att, 41 Yds, 3.4 Avg
12 Brent Johnson RB 3 Att, 10 Yds, 3.3 Avg
13 Mike Luck RB 82 Att, 375 Yds, 4.6 Avg
14 Terry Orr RB 68 Att, 265 Yds, 3.9 Avg
15 Edwin Simmons RB 30 Att, 259 Yds, 8.6 Avg
16 Billy Boy Bryant* WR 12 Rec, 218 Yds, 18.2 Avg
17 Brent Duhon* WR 13 Rec, 344 Yds, 26.5 Avg
18 Kelvin Epps WR 8 Rec, 275 Yds, 34.4 Avg
19 Everett Gay WR 1 Rec, 17 Yds, 17.0 Avg
20 Russell Hays WR 2 Rec, 28 Yds, 14.0 Avg
21 Tony Tillmon WR 2 Rec, 19 Yds, 9.5 Avg
22 Mike Chapman* TE 4 Rec, 102 Yds, 25.5 Avg
23 Alvin Jenkins TE 2 Rec, 33 Yds, 16.5 Avg
24 Bobby Micho TE 4 Rec, 63 Yds, 15.8 Avg
25 Gene Chilton* OL
26 Doug Dawson* OL
27 Kirk McJunkin* OL
28 Mike Ruether* OL
29 Casey Smith* OL
30 David Jones OL
31 Adam Schreiber OL
32 Tony Degrate* DL
33 John Haines* DL
34 Eric Holle* DL
35 Ed Williams* DL
36 Tony Edwards* LB
37 June James* LB
38 Mark Lang* LB
39 Ty Allert LB
40 Jeff Leiding LB
41 Fred Acorn* DB
42 Mossy Cade* DB
43 Jerry Gray* DB
44 Richard Peavy* DB
45 Craig Curry DB