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1962 Football Results

Gopher Football 1962 Season

  • Head Coach: Murray Warmath (9th season)
  • Overall Record: 6 - 2 - 1
  • Conference Record: 5 - 2

1962 Schedule

Date Opponent W/L Score
09/29/1962 Missouri (7-2-1) T 0-0
10/06/1962 Navy (5-5) W 21-0
10/13/1962 Northwestern (7-2) L 22-34
10/20/1962 Homecoming
Illinois (2-7)
W 17-0
10/27/1962 @ Michigan (2-7) W 17-0
11/03/1962 @ Michigan State (5-4) W 28-7
11/10/1962 Iowa (4-5) W 10-0
11/17/1962 Purdue (4-4-1) W 7-6
11/24/1962 @ Wisconsin (8-2) L 9-14

1962 Big Ten Standings

TEAM CONF OVERALL
Wisconsin 6-1-0 8-2-0
Minnesota 5-2-0 6-2-1
Northwestern 4-2-0 7-2-0
Ohio State 4-2-0 6-3-0
Michigan State 3-3-0 5-4-0
Purdue 3-3-0 4-4-1
Iowa 3-3-0 4-5-0
Illinois 2-5-0 2-7-0
Indiana 1-5-0 3-6-0
Michigan 1-6-0 2-7-0

1962 Gopher Football Roster

No. Name Pos. Yr. Ht. Wt. Hometown
82 Bassett, Richard TE So. 6-1 195 Robbinsdale, MN
78 Bell, Bobby OT Sr. 6-5 217 Shelby, NC
54 Benson, Paul OC Sr. 5-11 211 Granite Falls, MN
12 Blaska, Duane QB Sr. 5-11 183 Anoka, MN
46 Borst, Dick RB So. 5-11 174 Richfield, MN
21 Brown, Terry Allen FB Jr. 5-11 183 Austin, MN
29 Cairns, Jim RB Sr. 5-9 166 Redwood Falls, MN
80 Campbell, John TE Sr. 6-3 208 Wadena, MN
71 Carlson, Willard OT So. 6-2 197 Stewart, MN
32 Cashman, Timothy FB Sr. 5-10 181 Fergus Falls, MN
45 Colberg, Gary RB Sr. 5-11 186 White Bear Lake, MN
60 Costanza, Willie OG So. 5-10 202 Alquippa, PA
23 Crockett, Bill RB So. 5-11 152 Raleigh, NC
61 Dallman, William OG So. 6-0 201 Madison, WI
81 Drexler, Daniel Prinz TE Jr. 6-2 187 Blue Earth, MN
76 Eller, Carl Lee OT Jr. 6-6 245 Winston-Salem, NC
44 Elton, Rodney RB So. 5-11 171 South St. Paul, MN
35 Enga, Dick FB Sr. 6-0 194 Richfield, MN
52 Faust, Paul Timothy OG So. 6-1 214 Edina, MN
51 Ferrozzo, James OT So. 6-0 220 St. Paul, MN
22 Fischer, Albert RB Sr. 5-9 166 Minneapolis, MN
68 Fron, Casey Michael OG So. 6-0 207 Mapleton, MN
50 Frye, Frank Lacy OT So. 6-2 208 Eureka, CA
16 Hankinson, John QB So. 6-1 172 Edina, MN
27 Harren, Richard George RB So. 5-10 195 St. Paul, MN
66 Hartse, Larry OG Jr. 5-11 206 Minneapolis, MN
88 Hoffman, Mark TE So. 5-11 190 St. Paul, MN
33 Hook, Julian OG Sr. 5-10 187 Robbinsdale, MN
40 Jacobson, Kenneth QB So. 5-10 182 Minneapolis, MN
38 Jones, Jerry FB Sr. 6-0 201 St. Louis Park, MN
62 Kehl, Tony OG So. 5-10 211 Eureka, CA
72 Krohn, James Lee OT So. 6-3 218 International Falls, MN
78 Leslie, James OT So. 6-2 220 Corapolis, PA
56 Lilja, G. Patrick OC Jr. 6-0 192 Minneapolis, MN
26 Lofquist, Kraig Allen RB So. 6-0 199 Biwabik, MN
86 Lothner, Dave TE Sr. 6-2 191 Red Wing, MN
53 Marchlewski, Frank OC So. 6-2 226 Parnassus, PA
47 McMillan, William RB So. 5-10 161 Pomona, CA
20 Miller, Don RB Sr. 6-0 185 Ironwood, MI
28 Munsey, William RB Sr. 6-0 201 Uniontown, PA
70 Nord, Fred OT So. 6-2 251 Minneapolis, MN
65 O'Shaughnessy, Roger OG So. 6-0 209 Milbank, SD
82 Orman, Mike Thomas TE So. 6-0 195 Hastings, MN
11 Pelletier, Jerry RB Jr. 5-8 159 Bloomington, MN
63 Perkovich, Jack OG Sr. 6-2 214 South St. Paul, MN
10 Peterson, Larry QB So. 6-0 189 Robbinsdale, MN
52 Peterson, Russell OC Sr. 6-4 200 Virginia, MN
85 Philbrook, Don TE So. 6-0 187 Mounds View, MN
88 Prawdzik, Robert TE Sr. 6-3 209 Berwyn, IL
55 Pung, Joseph Edward OC So. 5-11 203 St. Martin, MN
67 Rabel, Gene Wallace OG So. 6-3 213 Mahtomedi, MN
18 Ramseth, Paul Richard QB Jr. 6-2 191 Redwood Falls, MN
31 Reid, Michael Alan FB So. 5-10 202 Spring Valley, WI
83 Rognlie, Myron Donald TE Jr. 6-2 198 Minneapolis, MN
24 Roles, Earl RB Jr. 6-2 196 Wilmington, DE
14 Sadek, Robert QB Jr. 6-2 187 Richfield, MN
83 Sausen, William Bert TE So. 6-1 178 Bloomington, MN
74 Schwantz, Jan OT Jr. 6-0 214 Plainview, MN
36 Sharp, Jay Bernard FB Jr. 5-11 198 Winston-Salem, NC
42 Skjei, Stanton Jon RB So. 5-10 180 Appleton, MN
25 Smrekar, Thomas FB So. 6-0 202 Silver Bay, MN
87 Stream, Len TE So. 6-1 221 Minneapolis, MN
77 Sunde, Matt OT Jr. 6-2 222 Bloomington, MN
17 Teigen, Tom QB Sr. 6-0 188 Aberdeen, SD
74 Tyskiewicz, Anthony OT Jr. 5-11 219 Rothschild, WI
64 Zak, Jim OG Sr. 5-10 199 Little Falls, MN

1962 Final AP Poll

RK TEAM RECORD
1 Southern California 11-0-0
2 Wisconsin 8-2-0
3 Mississippi 10-0-0
4 Texas 9-1-1
5 Alabama 10-1-0
6 Arkansas 9-2-0
7 Louisiana State 9-1-1
8 Oklahoma 8-3-0
9 Penn State 9-2-0
10 Minnesota 6-2-1

1962 Final United Press Poll

RK TEAM RECORD
1 Southern California 11-0-0
2 Wisconsin 8-2-0
3 Mississippi 10-0-0
4 Texas 9-1-1
5 Alabama 10-1-0
6 Arkansas 9-2-0
7 Oklahoma 8-3-0
8 Louisiana State 9-1-1
9 Penn State 9-2-0
10 Minnesota 6-2-1
11 Georgia Tech 7-3-1
12 Missouri 8-1-2
13 Ohio State 6-3-0
14 Duke 8-2-0
14 Washington 7-1-2
16 Northwestern 7-2-0
16 Oregon State 9-2-0
18 Miami (FL) 7-4-0
18 Arizona State 7-2-1
18 Illinois 2-7-0

1962 Big Ten Bowl Results

Rose Bowl - 01/01/1963
Southern California 42, Wisconsin 37

1962 Other Bowl Results

Orange Bowl - 01/01/1963
Alabama 17, Oklahoma 0
Sugar Bowl - 01/01/1963
Mississippi 17, Arkansas 13
Cotton Bowl - 01/01/1963
Louisiana State 13, Texas 0
Sun Bowl - 12/31/1962
West Texas A&M 15, Ohio 14
Gator Bowl - 12/29/1962
Florida 17, Penn State 7
Tangerine Bowl - 12/22/1962
Houston 49, Miami (OH) 21
Liberty Bowl - 12/15/1962
Oregon State 6, Villanova 0
Bluebonnet Bowl - 12/22/1962
Missouri 14, Georgia Tech 10
Gotham Bowl - 12/15/1962
Nebraska 36, Miami (FL) 34