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1963 Football Results

Gopher Football 1963 Season

  • Head Coach: Murray Warmath (10th season)
  • Overall Record: 3 - 6
  • Conference Record: 2 - 5

1963 Schedule

Date Opponent W/L Score
09/28/1963 Nebraska (10-1) L 7-14
10/05/1963 Army (7-3) W 24-8
10/12/1963 @ Northwestern (5-4) L 8-15
10/19/1963 @ Illinois (8-1-1) L 6-16
10/26/1963 Homecoming
Michigan (3-4-2)
W 6-0
11/02/1963 Indiana (3-6) L 6-24
11/09/1963 @ Iowa (3-3-2) L 13-27
11/16/1963 @ Purdue (5-4) L 11-13
11/28/1963 Wisconsin (5-4) W 14-0

1963 Big Ten Standings

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

1963 Gopher Football Roster

No. Name Pos. Yr. Ht. Wt. Hometown
82 Bassett, Richard TE Jr. 6-1 195 Robbinsdale, MN
73 Baudler, John OT Fr. 6-4 219 Austin, MN
72 Bedney, Robert DT Fr. 6-3 245 Owatonna, MN
83 Bevan, Jerry Eugene TE Fr. 5-11 207 Chisago City, MN
89 Brown, Aaron TE So. 6-4 241 Port Arthur, TX
21 Brown, Terry Allen FB Sr. 5-11 183 Austin, MN
86 Bruggers, Robert TE So. 6-0 216 Roseland, MN
62 Callahan, Brian OG So. 5-10 224 Austin, MN
60 Costanza, Willie OG Jr. 5-10 202 Alquippa, PA
61 Dallman, William OG So. 6-0 201 Madison, WI
81 Drexler, Daniel Prinz TE Sr. 6-2 187 Blue Earth, MN
76 Eller, Carl Lee OT Sr. 6-6 245 Winston-Salem, NC
44 Elton, Rodney RB Jr. 5-11 171 South St. Paul, MN
52 Faust, Paul Timothy OG So. 6-1 214 Edina, MN
50 Frye, Frank Lacy OT Jr. 6-2 208 Eureka, CA
69 Gerlach, Michael OG So. 5-11 204 Winona, MN
46 Givens, Archie RB So. 5-11 178 Minneapolis, MN
12 Haines, Andrew QB So. 6-0 193 New Orleans, LA
27 Harren, Richard George RB So. 5-10 195 St. Paul, MN
20 Harris, Albert RB So. 5-9 186 Port Arthur, TX
66 Hartse, Larry OG Sr. 5-11 206 Minneapolis, MN
38 Henderson, Melvin FB Fr. 5-11 195 St. Paul, MN
88 Hoffman, Mark TE Jr. 5-11 190 St. Paul, MN
40 Jacobson, Kenneth QB Jr. 5-10 182 Minneapolis, MN
55 Killian, Charles OC Fr. 6-1 224 Arcadia, WI
84 Kramer, Kent TE So. 6-5 226 Temple City, CA
71 Krause, Jim OT So. 6-2 233 Lake Benton, MN
72 Krohn, James Lee OT Jr. 6-3 218 International Falls, MN
78 Leslie, James OT Jr. 6-2 220 Corapolis, PA
26 Lofquist, Kraig Allen RB Jr. 6-0 199 Biwabik, MN
34 Magnuson, Bryan FB So. 6-0 215 Hopkins, MN
22 Maples, Stewart RB So. 5-11 175 Cedar Rapids, IA
53 Marchlewski, Frank OC Jr. 6-2 226 Parnassus, PA
59 McAlpine, Jim OG Sr. 6-2 207 South St. Paul, MN
85 Miller, Morrie TE So. 6-4 192 Winona, MN
41 Morgan, Lonnie RB So. 5-8 170 Dade City, FL
70 Nord, Fred OT Jr. 6-2 251 Minneapolis, MN
82 Orman, Mike Thomas TE Jr. 6-0 195 Hastings, MN
11 Pelletier, Jerry RB Sr. 5-8 159 Bloomington, MN
10 Peterson, Larry QB Jr. 6-0 189 Robbinsdale, MN
55 Pung, Joseph Edward OC Jr. 5-11 203 St. Martin, MN
67 Rabel, Gene Wallace OG Jr. 6-3 213 Mahtomedi, MN
80 Rajala, John TE So. 6-1 214 Anoka, MN
54 Ramey, Deryl OC So. 6-1 198 Atwater, MN
18 Ramseth, Paul Richard QB Sr. 6-2 191 Redwood Falls, MN
31 Reid, Michael Alan FB Jr. 5-10 202 Spring Valley, WI
83 Rognlie, Myron Donald TE Sr. 6-2 198 Minneapolis, MN
73 Rosen, Donald OT So. 6-2 226 Rosemount, MN
51 Rucker, Dale OC So. 6-2 202 Springfield, MN
14 Sadek, Robert QB Sr. 6-2 187 Richfield, MN
83 Sausen, William Bert TE Jr. 6-1 178 Bloomington, MN
74 Schwantz, Jan OT Sr. 6-0 214 Plainview, MN
36 Sharp, Jay Bernard FB Sr. 5-11 198 Winston-Salem, NC
42 Skjei, Stanton Jon RB Jr. 5-10 180 Appleton, MN
75 Staebler, Jon OT So. 6-3 226 Morris, MN
64 Staten, Randolph OG So. 6-1 215 Charlotte, NC
87 Stream, Len TE Jr. 6-1 221 Minneapolis, MN
77 Sunde, Matt OT Sr. 6-2 222 Bloomington, MN
56 Tellor, Rian OC So. 6-0 206 Coleraine, MN
79 Turnwahl, Gary OT So. 6-2 220 Columbia Heights, MN
37 Van De Walker, Bruce FB So. 6-0 193 St. Paul, MN

1963 Final AP Poll

RK TEAM RECORD
1 Texas 11-0-0
2 Navy 9-2-0
3 Illinois 8-1-1
4 Pittsburgh 9-1-0
5 Auburn 9-2-0
6 Nebraska 10-1-0
7 Mississippi 7-1-2
8 Alabama 9-2-0
9 Oklahoma 8-2-0
10 Michigan State 6-2-1

1963 Final United Press Poll

RK TEAM RECORD
1 Texas 11-0-0
2 Navy 9-2-0
3 Pittsburgh 9-1-0
4 Illinois 8-1-1
5 Nebraska 10-1-0
6 Auburn 9-2-0
7 Mississippi 7-1-2
8 Oklahoma 8-2-0
9 Alabama 9-2-0
10 Michigan State 6-2-1
11 Mississippi State 7-2-2
12 Syracuse 8-2-0
13 Arizona State 8-1-0
14 Memphis 9-0-1
15 Washington 6-5-0
16 Missouri 7-3-0
16 Penn State 7-3-0
16 Southern California 7-3-0
19 North Carolina 9-2-0
20 Baylor 8-3-0

1963 Big Ten Bowl Results

Rose Bowl - 01/01/1964
Illinois 17, Washington 7

1963 Other Bowl Results

Orange Bowl - 01/01/1964
Nebraska 13, Auburn 7
Sugar Bowl - 01/01/1964
Alabama 12, Mississippi 7
Cotton Bowl - 01/01/1964
Texas 28, Navy 6
Sun Bowl - 12/31/1963
Oregon 21, Southern Methodist 14
Gator Bowl - 12/28/1963
North Carolina 35, Air Force 0
Tangerine Bowl - 12/28/1963
Western Kentucky 27, Coast Guard 0
Liberty Bowl - 12/21/1963
Mississippi State 16, North Carolina State 12
Bluebonnet Bowl - 12/21/1963
Baylor 14, Louisiana State 7