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1962 Wisconsin Badgers Roster

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Record: 8-2, .800 W-L% (15th of 120) ▪ Rank: 2nd in Final AP Poll
Conference: Big Ten  ▪ Conference Record: 6-1 (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Milt Bruhn (8-2)

PS/G: 32.2 (1st of 120) ▪ PA/G: 13.0 (37th of 120)
SRS: 25.50 (1st of 120) ▪ SOS: 11.10 (7th of 120)

Bowl Game: Lost Rose Bowl 42-37 versus Southern California

  • 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 Ron Vander Kelen* QB 124 Cmp, 216 Att, 1582 Yds, 14 TD
2 Hal Brandt QB 18 Cmp, 36 Att, 228 Yds, 2 TD
3 Lou Holland* RB 49 Att, 273 Yds, 5.6 Avg
4 Ralph Kurek* RB 67 Att, 367 Yds, 5.5 Avg
5 Bill Smith* RB 18 Att, 79 Yds, 4.4 Avg
6 Gary Kroner RB 23 Att, 95 Yds, 4.1 Avg
7 Jim Nettles RB 6 Att, -3 Yds, -0.5 Avg
8 Merritt Norvell RB 39 Att, 168 Yds, 4.3 Avg
9 Jim Purnell RB 10 Att, 50 Yds, 5.0 Avg
10 Carl Silvestri RB 39 Att, 243 Yds, 6.2 Avg
11 Ron Smith RB 50 Att, 177 Yds, 3.5 Avg
12 Ron Carlson* WR 4 Rec, 59 Yds, 14.8 Avg
13 Pat Richter* WR 49 Rec, 694 Yds, 14.2 Avg
14 Elmars Ezerins WR 3 Rec, 53 Yds, 17.7 Avg
15 Ralph Farmer WR 3 Rec, 36 Yds, 12.0 Avg
16 Larry Howard WR 5 Rec, 76 Yds, 15.2 Avg
17 Ron Leafblad WR 3 Rec, 43 Yds, 14.3 Avg
18 Ken Bowman* OL
19 Dion Kempthorne* OL
20 Roger Pillath* OL
21 Steve Underwood* OL
22 Andy Wojdula* OL
23 Lee Bernet OL
24 Mike Gross OL
25 Joe Heckl OL
26 Roger Jacobazzi OL
27 John Fabry P