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1974 Football Results

Gopher Football 1974 Season

  • Head Coach: Cal Stoll (3rd season)
  • Overall Record: 4 - 7
  • Conference Record: 2 - 6

1974 Schedule

Date Opponent W/L Score
09/14/1974 Ohio State (10-2) L 19-34
09/21/1974 North Dakota W 42-30
09/28/1974 Texas Christian (1-10) W 9-7
10/05/1974 @ Nebraska (9-3) L 0-54
10/12/1974 @ Indiana (1-10) L 3-34
10/19/1974 Homecoming
Iowa (3-8)
W 23-17
10/26/1974 @ Michigan (10-1) L 0-49
11/02/1974 Northwestern (3-8) L 13-21
11/09/1974 @ Purdue (4-6-1) W 24-20
11/16/1974 Illinois (6-4-1) L 14-17
11/23/1974 @ Wisconsin (7-4) L 14-49

1974 Big Ten Standings

TEAM CONF OVERALL
Ohio State 7-1-0 10-2-0
Michigan 7-1-0 10-1-0
Michigan State 6-1-1 7-3-1
Wisconsin 5-3-0 7-4-0
Illinois 4-3-1 6-4-1
Purdue 3-5-0 4-6-1
Minnesota 2-6-0 4-7-0
Iowa 2-6-0 3-8-0
Northwestern 2-6-0 3-8-0
Indiana 1-7-0 1-10-0

1974 Gopher Football Roster

No. Name Pos. Yr. Ht. Wt. Hometown
99 Abrahamson, John DT Fr. 6-3 218 Loyal, WI
66 Acromite, Gary OG Fr. 6-3 246 Lincoln Park, MI
20 Adzick, George SS So. 6-4 196 Eden Prairie, MN
26 Ailts, Brod CB Fr. 6-0 195 Jackson, MN
59 Anderson, Russ LB So. 6-2 217 Minneapolis, MN
0 Ash, Tommie CB Fr. 6-1 181 Lufkin, TX
50 Bakken, Ollie LB Sr. 6-3 227 St. Paul, MN
29 Bargfrede, Scott SS Fr. 6-3 202 Jackson, MN
3 Barlow, Greg FB So. 6-1 209 Madison, WI
22 Beaudoin, Doug FS Jr. 6-2 196 Jamestown, ND
33 Brady, Sam RB Fr. 6-0 196 Chicago, IL
34 Brooks, Jay LB Fr. 6-0 229 Saginaw, MI
56 Brownson, Tom OG So. 6-4 238 Lakeland, MN
36 Burns, Ed LB Fr. 6-1 212 Racine, WI
92 Byrne, Mike DE Sr. 6-4 216 Ardsley, N.Y.
85 Christ, Pat WR Fr. 6-5 221 Hastings, MN
86 Christensen, Dan DE Sr. 6-2 224 Rochester, MN
4 Conerly, Al CB So. 6-0 178 Chicago, IL
61 Cosetta, Chuck LS So. 6-0 215 Hopkins, MN
81 Coyer, Chris TE Fr. 6-2 209 Fairfax, VA
51 Craine, Steve LB Jr. 6-2 218 St. Clare Shores, MI
43 Cummings, Dennis CB Jr. 6-0 186 Des Moines, IA
73 Dowzak, Steve DT So. 6-6 262 Fergus Falls, MN
80 Drew, Stan WR Fr. 6-2 188 Bemidji, MN
9 Dungy, Tony QB So. 6-0 182 Jackson, MI
47 Engebos, Greg CB Sr. 5-11 179 Green Bay, WI
31 Engel, Chris LB Fr. 6-2 209 Bloomington, MN
60 Freeman, John NT Fr. 6-1 211 St. Paul, MN
17 Fuller, Vince WR Jr. 6-1 171 Philadelphia, PA
58 Gerths, Greg LB Sr. 6-1 225 Hastings, MN
24 Giles, Metric CB So. 5-11 172 St. Paul, MN
21 Gilmore, Orville CB So. 6-2 202 Chicago, IL
90 Glanton, Paul LB Sr. 6-3 238 Northfield, MN
39 Goldberg, Steve LS Sr. 6-1 228 Tulsa, OK
77 Greeley, Wells OT Jr. 6-5 261 Canton, NC
71 Hall, Keith OT Fr. 6-1 256 Detroit, MI
72 Haney, Steve DT Fr. 6-4 252 Coon Rapids, MN
75 Harvey, Brien OG So. 6-5 233 Des Moines, IA
56 Hegland, Dave OG Sr. 6-2 254 Peterson, MN
23 Hendricks, Mark CB So. 5-10 169 New Ulm, MN
44 Henrickson, Dale TE Sr. 6-4 230 Barrington, IL
67 Hollimon, Bryson OG Fr. 6-1 236 Green Bay, WI
82 Holm, Kurt DE Fr. 6-2 203 Waukesha, WI
25 Holmes, Bubby RB So. 5-11 180 Monessen, PA
84 Hunt, Michael LB Fr. 6-2 230 Ortonville, MN
30 Jones, John WR So. 6-3 207 Madison, WI
45 Jones, Mike WR So. 6-3 184 Detroit, MI
25 Kirtland, Craig SS Fr. 6-1 181 Boise, ID
14 Kocourek,Brian K Jr. 6-0 181 Bloomington, MN
16 Kuklenski, Kirby SS Jr. 5-11 184 Wahpeton, ND
46 Kullas, Ron WR So. 6-2 204 Columbia Heights, MN
74 Larson, David DT So. 6-5 244 Amboy, MN
99 Larson, John LB Fr. 6-1 189 Whittier, CA
57 Linnell, Mark OC Jr. 6-4 240 South St. Paul, MN
53 Loewen, Fred OT Jr. 6-3 259 Marshall, WI
7 Luckemeyer, Tom CB Fr. 6-0 189 St. Cloud, MN
35 Matthews, John FB Fr. 6-2 209 Peoria, IL
62 Matula, Terry OT So. 6-3 249 Hastings, MN
13 Mazzu, Kevin LB Fr. 6-1 189 Bloomington, MN
2 McCall, Bill FS So. 6-1 184 Grants Pass, OR
70 McCullough, Pat DT So. 6-1 208 St. Paul, MN
69 Meadowcraft, Art OT Jr. 6-4 251 Baltimore, MD
78 Midboe, Steve DT Fr. 6-4 236 Dallas, WI
48 Montgomery, Norm FB Fr. 6-1 202 Waterloo, IA
76 Morrow, Jeff OT Fr. 6-5 237 Lansdale, PA
6 Mosko, Frank P Jr. 5-11 211 Wyandotte, MI
58 Naddy, Kevin OC Fr. 6-3 220 Bloomington, MN
52 Nolander, Dave OC So. 6-4 225 Albert Lea, MN
49 Ogeltree, Tony SS So. 6-3 202 Belleville, MI
12 Olsen, Steve QB Fr. 6-4 193 LaCrosse, WI
88 Patterson, Bill DT Jr. 6-1 239 Minneapolis, MN
37 Perkins, Jim FB So. 6-0 210 Red Wing, MN
64 Plath, Roger OG Jr. 6-4 242 Hastings, MN
42 Pride, J. Dexter RB Jr. 6-5 221 South Pines, NC
83 Puchtel, Scott TE Jr. 6-4 219 Richfield, MN
38 Ramerth, Mike DT Sr. 6-1 224 Minneapolis, MN
11 Roeszler, Greg QB Fr. 6-2 202 Sacramento, CA
68 Ronan, Jim OT Fr. 6-4 239 West Chester, PA
67 Roste, Rich OT Jr. 6-0 222 Sacred Heart, MN
65 Schmidt, Brad OG Jr. 6-0 245 Hinckley, MN
55 Selleck, Jeff OC Sr. 6-0 227 Arlington Heights, IL
19 Shoepke, Steve QB Fr. 6-2 195 Waukesha, WI
63 Shoff, Greg OT Jr. 6-4 251 Albert Lea, MN
15 Silianoff, Mark LB Jr. 6-0 208 South St. Paul, MN
79 Simons, Keith DT Jr. 6-4 249 Belleville, MI
94 Sims, Bill TE Jr. 6-2 212 Edina, MN
78 Slater, Mark DT So. 6-1 248 Minot, ND
98 Smith, Jeff DE Jr. 6-4 213 Plymouth, MN
21 Snyder, Brian CB Fr. 5-10 172 Washington, DC
97 Stewart, Steve LB Fr. 6-4 227 Richfield, MN
5 Sytsma, Stan DE Fr. 6-3 228 Hutchinson, MN
8 Thiele, Randy QB So. 6-1 194 Hastings, MN
18 Trestman, Marc QB Fr. 6-3 184 St. Louis Park, MN
40 Upchurch, Rick RB Sr. 5-10 175 Holland, OH
54 Washington, George NT So. 6-2 213 Flint, MI
28 Weber, Bobby CB Fr. 5-10 173 Manitowoc, WI
1 Westerhaus, Paul FS So. 5-11 176 Eden Prairie, MN
58 Williamson, Desi OG Fr. 6-2 215 St. Louis, MO

1974 Final AP Poll

RK TEAM RECORD
1 Oklahoma 11-0-0
2 Southern California 10-1-1
3 Michigan 10-1-0
4 Ohio State 10-2-0
5 Alabama 11-1-0
6 Notre Dame 10-2-0
7 Penn State 10-2-0
8 Auburn 10-2-0
9 Nebraska 9-3-0
10 Miami (OH) 10-0-1
11 North Carolina State 9-2-1
12 Michigan State 7-3-1
13 Maryland 8-4-0
14 Baylor 8-4-0
15 Florida 8-4-0
16 Texas A&M 8-3-0
17 Mississippi State 9-3-0
17 Texas 8-4-0
19 Houston 8-3-1
20 Tennessee 7-3-2

1974 Final United Press Poll

RK TEAM RECORD
1 Southern California 10-1-1
2 Alabama 11-1-0
3 Ohio State 10-2-0
4 Notre Dame 10-2-0
5 Michigan 10-1-0
6 Auburn 10-2-0
7 Penn State 10-2-0
8 Nebraska 9-3-0
9 North Carolina State 9-2-1
10 Miami (OH) 10-0-1
11 Houston 8-3-1
12 Florida 8-4-0
13 Maryland 8-4-0
14 Baylor 8-4-0
15 Tennessee 7-3-2
15 Texas A&M 8-3-0
17 Mississippi State 9-3-0
18 Michigan State 7-3-1
19 Tulsa 8-3-0

1974 Big Ten Bowl Results

Rose Bowl - 01/01/1975
Southern California 18, Ohio State 17

1974 Other Bowl Results

Orange Bowl - 01/01/1975
Notre Dame 13, Alabama 11
Sugar Bowl - 12/31/1974
Nebraska 13, Florida 10
Cotton Bowl - 01/01/1975
Penn State 41, Baylor 20
Sun Bowl - 12/28/1974
Mississippi State 26, North Carolina 24
Gator Bowl - 12/30/1974
Auburn 27, Texas 3
Tangerine Bowl - 12/21/1974
Miami (OH) 21, Georgia 10
Liberty Bowl - 12/16/1974
Tennessee 7, Maryland 3
Peach Bowl - 12/28/1974
Texas Tech 6, Vanderbilt 6
Fiesta Bowl - 12/28/1974
Oklahoma State 16, Brigham Young 6
Bluebonnet Bowl - 12/23/1974
Houston 31, North Carolina State 31