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1961 UCLA Bruins Roster

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Record: 7-4, .636 W-L% (34th of 111) ▪ Rank: 16th in Final AP Poll
Conference: AAWU (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Bill Barnes (7-4)

PS/G: 16.8 (45th of 111) ▪ PA/G: 12.9 (36th of 111)
SRS: 7.89 (31st of 111) ▪ SOS: 3.90 (47th of 111)

Bowl Game: Lost Rose Bowl 21-3 versus Minnesota

  • 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 Bobby Smith* QB 18 Cmp, 38 Att, 327 Yds, 1 TD
2 Mike Haffner QB 14 Cmp, 34 Att, 327 Yds, 1 TD
3 Ezell Singleton QB 14 Cmp, 30 Att, 162 Yds, 0 TD
4 Kermit Alexander* RB 40 Att, 213 Yds, 5.3 Avg
5 Bob Stevens* RB
6 Almose Thompson* RB 99 Att, 382 Yds, 3.9 Avg
7 Mitch Dimkich RB 14 Att, 31 Yds, 2.2 Avg
8 Carmen DiPoalo RB 12 Att, 17 Yds, 1.4 Avg
9 Rob Smith RB 7 Att, 72 Yds, 10.3 Avg
10 John Walker RB
11 Joe Zeno RB 33 Att, 106 Yds, 3.2 Avg
12 Tom Gutman* WR 5 Rec, 79 Yds, 15.8 Avg
13 Don Vena* WR 9 Rec, 103 Yds, 11.4 Avg
14 Al Geverink WR 3 Rec, 38 Yds, 12.7 Avg
15 Dave Gibbs WR
16 Bill Hauck WR 3 Rec, 26 Yds, 8.7 Avg
17 Chuck Hicks WR 4 Rec, 86 Yds, 21.5 Avg
18 Foster Anderson* OL
19 Ron Hull* OL
20 Frank Macari* OL
21 Tom Paton* OL
22 Marshall Shirk* OL
23 Dick Allen OL
24 Joe Bauwens OL
25 Steve Bauwens OL
26 Phil Oram OL
27 Dave Stout OL
28 Andy Von Sonn OL
29 Mel Profit DL
30 Jim Bergman LB