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1959 Wisconsin Badgers Stats

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Record: 7-3, .700 W-L% (21st of 112) ▪ Rank: 6th in Final AP Poll
Conference: Big Ten  ▪ Conference Record: 5-2 (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Milt Bruhn (7-3)

PS/G: 16.5 (48th of 112) ▪ PA/G: 14.9 (57th of 112)
SRS: 10.76 (21st of 112) ▪ SOS: 8.76 (17th of 112)

Bowl Game: Lost Rose Bowl 44-8 versus Washington

Team Stats

Most values are per game averages
Passing Rushing
Split G Cmp Att Pct Yds TD Att Yds Avg TD
Offense 10 6.8 14.7 46.3 98.6 0.3 48.1 166.2 3.5 1.6
Defense 10 9.2 18.7 49.2 124.2 0.8 36.2 142.3 3.9 1.0
Difference -2.4 -4.0 -2.9 -25.6 -0.5 +11.9 +23.9 -0.4 +0.6

Passing

Stats include bowl game
Passing
Rk Player Cmp Att Pct Yds Y/A AY/A TD Int Rate
1 Dale Hackbart 51 108 47.2 734 6.8 4.3 2 7 97.5
2 Jim Bakken 16 38 42.1 185 4.9 -0.5 1 5 65.4

Rushing & Receiving

Stats include bowl game
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
1 Dale Hackbart 103 387 3.8 6 103 387 3.8 6
2 Tom Wiesner 89 311 3.5 5 5 24 4.8 0 94 335 3.6 5
3 Ed Hart 88 318 3.6 2 6 56 9.3 0 94 374 4.0 2
4 Billy Hobbs 77 292 3.8 2 7 53 7.6 0 84 345 4.1 2
5 Jim Bakken 50 55 1.1 1 50 55 1.1 1
6 Ron Steiner 48 189 3.9 0 7 46 6.6 0 55 235 4.3 0
7 Bob Zeman 12 62 5.2 0 4 55 13.8 0 16 117 7.3 0
8 Allan Schoonover 1 13 13.0 0 10 290 29.0 1 11 303 27.5 1
9 Henry Derleth 15 217 14.5 0 15 217 14.5 0
10 Jim Holmes 5 55 11.0 0 5 55 11.0 0
11 Erv Koneski 3 67 22.3 1 3 67 22.3 1
12 Mike Stanki 2 36 18.0 1 2 36 18.0 1
13 Bill Kellogg 2 13 6.5 0 2 13 6.5 0