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1995 Football Results

Gopher Football 1995 Season

  • Head Coach:  Jim Wacker (4th season)
  • Overall Record: 3 - 8
  • Conference Record: 1 - 7

1995 Schedule

Date Opponent W/L Score
09/16/1995 Ball State (7-4) W 31-7
09/23/1995 @ Syracuse (9-3) L 17-27
09/30/1995 Arkansas State (6-5) W 55-7
10/07/1995 Purdue (4-6-1) W 39-38
10/14/1995 Homecoming
Northwestern (10-2)
L 17-27
10/21/1995 @ Michigan State (6-5-1) L 31-34
10/28/1995 @ Michigan (9-4) L 17-52
11/04/1995 Ohio State (11-2) L 21-49
11/11/1995 Wisconsin (4-5-2) L 27-34
11/18/1995 @ Illinois (5-5-1) L 14-48
11/25/1995 @ Iowa (8-4) L 3-45

1995 Big Ten Standings

TEAM CONF OVERALL
Northwestern 8-0-0 10-2-0
Ohio State 7-1-0 11-2-0
Penn State 5-3-0 9-3-0
Michigan 5-3-0 9-4-0
Michigan State 4-3-1 6-5-1
Iowa 4-4-0 8-4-0
Illinois 3-4-1 5-5-1
Wisconsin 3-4-1 4-5-2
Purdue 2-5-1 4-6-1
Minnesota 1-7-0 3-8-0
Indiana 0-8-0 2-9-0

1995 Gopher Football Roster

No. Name Pos. Ht. Wt. Elg. Letters Hometown (Previous School)
99 Aitkin, Tony DE 6-4 228 So* 0 Apple Valley, MN (Rosemount)
51 Akbar, Ogun DE 6-2 247 Jr* 2 Dallas, TX (Bryan Adams)
78 Albrecht, Jon OT 6-6 313 Fr* 0 Springfield, IL (Sacred Heart-Griffin)
67 Anderson, Toby OG 6-6 309 Sr* 2 Chaska, MN
1 Atwell, Tutu SB 5-9 165 So 1 Miami, FL (Miami Senior)
96 Austin, Andy LS 6-4 209 Jr* 0 Madison, WI (West)
13 Bailey, Adam PK 5-10 187 Fr* 0 Burnsville, MN
74 Baldauf, Jeff OT 6-6 306 So* 0 Sun Prairie, WI
24 Barnes, Kahlen SE 6-0 202 Fr* 0 Brooklyn Park, MN (Park Center)
40 Barrett, Michael CB 6-0 170 Fr 0 Arlington, TX (Sam Houston)
91 Baylor, Raymond DT 6-2 280 So* 0 Houston, TX (Willowridge)
86 Bell, Jevon CB 5-8 170 Fr* 0 Missouri City, TX (Willowridge)
60 Bergstrom, Chris OG 6-3 297 Jr* 0 Warroad, MN
25 Blayne, Terrance CB 5-11 188 Jr 2 Missouri City, TX (Willowridge)
52 Braaten, Luke LB 6-4 215 Fr 0 Litchfield, MN
71 Brooks, Gann OT 6-6 301 Jr* 1 Alvarado, TX
22 Brooks, Quincy CB 6-0 180 Fr 0 Austin, TX (Lyndon B. Johnson)
39 Carr, Jermel FS 5-10 190 Jr* 1 Dolton, IL (Lindblom Tech)
24 Carter, Ansel CB 6-0 165 Fr 0 San Antonio, TX (Judson)
48 Carter, Tyrone SS 5-9 165 Fr 0 Pampano Beach, FL (Ely)
8 Chalberg, Mike PK 5-11 170 Sr* 3 Aukland, New Zealand (Forest Lake)
12 Cockerham, Billy QB 6-2 206 Fr 0 Clayton, CA (Skyline)
20 Conzemius, Justin LB 6-2 225 Sr* 3 Fargo, ND (South)
5 Cooper, Rafael RB 5-11 194 So 1 Detroit, MI (Chadsey)
41 Cross, Mark DE 6-3 238 So 1 Milwaukee, WI (John Marshall)
44 Darkins, Chris RB 6-1 215 Sr 3 Houston, TX (Strake Jesuit)
59 Davis, Jerome DE 6-5 270 Jr* 2 Detroit, MI (Chadsey)
81 Dimmy, Keith FL 6-2 170 So 0 Columbus, OH (Eastmoor)
87 Duerr, Troy DT 6-4 247 Fr* 0 Buffalo, MN
42 Early, Rishon FS 6-1 175 Jr* 2 Houston, TX (Episcopal)
69 Elizondo, James C 6-4 270 So* 0 Round Rock, TX
36 Evans, Byron RB 5-11 195 Fr 0 Texas City, TX (La Marque)
79 Fowlkes, Chris OT 6-5 320 Sr* 3 Milwaukee, WI (Brown Deer)
76 Gail, Jim OT 6-6 275 Fr* 0 Avon, MN (Albany)
70 Giovinetti, Mike OT 6-6 301 Sr* 2 Philadelphia, PA (St. John Neumann)
47 Gisselman, Steve PK 5-11 175 Fr* 0 Wausau, WI (West)
64 Glime, Luke OG 6-4 295 So* 0 Bemidji, MN
28 Grate, Tim SS 6-0 194 Fr* 0 Miami Springs, FL
95 Green, Ralph DT 6-1 280 Sr* 1 Bladensburg, MD
26 Hagman, Jason CB 6-1 178 Fr* 0 Austin, MN
28 Hamner, Thomas RB 6-1 175 Fr 0 Hamilton, OH
18 Harmann, Garrison P/PK 6-2 206 Sr 1 Phoenix, AZ (Barry Goldwater/Glendale CC)
6 Harvey, Derrick SB 5-10 184 So* 0 Akron, OH (Buchtel)
98 Hass, Alex TE 6-6 220 Fr 0 St. Peter, MN
77 Hau, Pat OG 6-5 300 Fr 0 Edina, MN
7 Heath, Rodney CB 5-10 170 Jr 2 Cincinnati, OH (Western Hills)
65 Herkenhoff, Luke OG 6-5 284 So* 0 Albany, MN
53 Hiestand, Peter DE 6-3 246 Sr* 1 Moorhead, MN (Fargo Shanley)
73 Hoffarth, Kris OT 6-5 290 Fr 0 St. Paul, MN (Johnson)
93 Holmes, Kevin DT 6-2 287 Jr* 2 Detroit, MI (Chadsey)
88 Hubbard, Ryan SE/P 6-2 205 So* 0 Jensen Beach, FL (Martin County)
3 Hutton, Lee FL 5-11 165 Fr* 0 Dickinson, TX (La Marque)
35 Hypolite, Vincent LB 6-1 225 Jr* 1 Texas City, TX (La Marque)
21 Jackson, Javon RB 6-0 187 So* 1 Newport News, VA (Ferguson)
62 James, Gregg C 6-4 275 So* 0 Clinton Township, MI (Chippewa Valley)
98 Jankovic, Ivan PK 6-1 180 Fr* 0 Belgrade, Serbia (Roseville Area)
75 Jesewitz, Todd C 6-5 290 Sr* 2 Willow Springs, IL (Fenwick)
11 Jones, Rob QB 6-2 212 Jr* 0 Cincinnati, OH (Oak Hills)
23 Jordan, Crawford SS 5-11 181 So* 1 Fort Worth, TX (Western Hills)
27 Justice, Joe CB 5-10 177 Jr 1 Texas City, TX (La Marque)
31 Kaiser, Ray RB 6-2 204 So* 0 St. Paul Park, MN (Park)
29 Koelfgen, Scott PK 5-10 201 Sr* 0 Eagan, MN (Henry Sibley)
80 Kratochvil, Paul TE 6-4 246 Jr 2 New Prague, MN
61 Kukowski, Aron PK 6-0 230 Fr* 0 Greenbush, MN (Greenbush-Middle River)
49 Langford, Ben LB 6-2 220 Jr* 2 Duluth, GA (Norcross)
85 Levine, Tony SB 5-10 198 Sr* 2 St. Paul, MN (Highland Park)
97 Lindgren, Erik DT 6-5 255 So* 0 Minneapolis, MN (St. Anthony)
84 Malvick, Justin TE 6-2 244 Jr* 0 Brookfield, WI (Milwaukee Lutheran)
36 McManus, Erin PK 5-9 192 Fr* 0 Dresser, WI (St. Croix Falls)
38 McMenomy, Sean FS 5-10 172 Jr* 0 Rosemount, MN
96 Michals, Jon DE 6-4 225 Fr 0 Oak Creek, WI
14 Moore, Dan QB 6-4 178 So* 0 Cold Spring, MN (Rocori)
43 Moore, Mari FS 6-1 165 Fr 0 San Antonio, TX (Judson)
19 Murdock, Jason QB 6-3 228 Jr* 0 Merced, CA (Merced/Merced College)
9 Nelson, Greg FL 6-2 206 So 1 Dallas, TX (Skyline)
57 Pearson, Nate LB 6-3 205 Fr 0 Hutchinson, MN
94 Rawlings, Josh DT 6-5 270 Fr 0 Fort Gratiot, MI (Port Huron Northern)
82 Reem, Matt TE 6-6 276 Sr* 3 St. Paul, MN (Concordia Academy)
58 Richard, Antoine DT 6-4 266 Fr* 0 Houston, TX (Alief Hastings)
33 Rogers, Fred CB 5-10 165 Fr 0 Hamilton, OH
90 Russ, Dyron DT 6-2 266 Fr 0 Milwaukee, WI (Oak Creek)
81 Ruzynski, Duane SE 6-1 178 Jr* 0 Chisago City, MN
16 Sauer, Craig LB 6-2 230 Sr* 2 Sartell, MN
17 Sauter, Cory QB 6-5 226 So* 0 Hutchinson, MN
2 Scruggs, Craig CB 5-9 170 Fr* 0 Dallas, TX (Skyline)
46 Smith, Rufus LB 6-2 214 Fr* 0 Miami Springs, FL
63 Socha, Tim OG 6-6 315 Fr* 0 Green Bay, WI (Ashwaubenon)
31 Steger, Brett PK 6-1 154 So* 0 Chippewa Falls, WI
66 Tallman, Jim LB 5-10 202 Jr* 0 Mondovi, WI
89 Tangen, Mark TE 6-2 246 Jr* 2 Oakdale, MN (Concordia Academy)
4 Thelwell, Ryan SE 6-2 186 So 1 London, Ontario, Canada (Catholic Central)
86 Vann, Tony SE 6-5 200 Fr 0 Detroit, MI (Chadsey)
92 Von Behren, Theron DE 6-5 240 Fr 0 South St. Paul, MN
34 Wasurick, Bo LB 6-3 209 So* 0 DePere, WI (Notre Dame Academy)
55 Watson, Dave LB 6-5 234 So 1 Bloomington, MN (Jefferson)
32 Watson, Tommy RB 6-1 215 Jr* 0 Denver, CO (J.K. Mullen)
34 Webb III, Verdis SB 5-8 192 Fr 0 Maplewood, MN (Cretin-Derham Hall)
45 White, Deon LB 6-2 226 Fr* 0 Sugar Land, TX (Clements)
15 Williams, Don SS 6-2 196 Jr* 2 New Orleans, LA (De La Salle)
56 Williams, Lamanzer DE 6-4 247 So* 1 Ypsilanti, MI (Willow Run)
37 Williams, Parc LB 6-3 229 Fr* 0 Zumbrota, MN (Zumbrota-Mazeppa)
50 Williams, Scott LS 6-4 239 Sr* 3 Plymouth, MN (Armstrong)
83 Woodson, Johnny FL 6-2 180 Sr 1 Houston, TX (Broadway Baptist/Redwoods CC)
13 Wynn III, Spergon QB 6-4 205 Fr 0 Houston, TX (Episcopal)
30 Wyrick, Jimmy SB 5-9 165 Fr 0 De Soto, TX
61 Zander, Jason OG 6-5 260 Fr 0 Sun Prairie, WI

1995 Final AP Poll

RK TEAM RECORD PTS
1 Nebraska (62) 12-0-0 1,550
2 Florida 12-1-0 1,474
3 Tennessee 11-1-0 1,428
4 Florida State 10-2-0 1,311
5 Colorado 10-2-0 1,309
6 Ohio State 11-2-0 1,161
7 Kansas State 10-2-0 1,147
8 Northwestern 10-2-0 1,124
9 Kansas 10-2-0 1,029
10 Virginia Tech 10-2-0 1,015
11 Notre Dame 9-3-0 931
12 USC 9-2-1 886
13 Penn State 9-3-0 867
14 Texas 10-2-1 724
15 Texas A&M 9-3-0 661
16 Virginia 9-4-0 603
17 Michigan 9-4-0 474
18 Oregon 9-3-0 416
19 Syracuse 9-3-0 382
20 Miami (FL) 8-3-0 352
21 Alabama 8-3-0 313
22 Auburn 8-4-0 276
23 Texas Tech 9-3-0 197
24 Toledo 11-0-1 170
25 Iowa 8-4-0 133

1995 Final USA Today Poll

RK TEAM RECORD PTS
1 Nebraska (62) 12-0-0 1,550
2 Tennessee 11-1-0 1,438
3 Florida 12-1-0 1,434
4 Colorado 10-2-0 1,308
5 Florida State 10-2-0 1,280
6 Kansas State 10-2-0 1,129
7 Northwestern 10-2-0 1,121
8 Ohio State 11-2-0 1,105
9 Virginia Tech 10-2-0 1,101
10 Kansas 10-2-0 994
11 USC 9-2-1 898
12 Penn State 9-3-0 857
13 Notre Dame 9-3-0 813
14 Texas 10-2-1 768
15 Texas A&M 9-3-0 703
16 Syracuse 9-3-0 593
17 Virginia 9-4-0 585
18 Oregon 9-3-0 441
19 Michigan 9-4-0 426
20 Texas Tech 9-3-0 329
21 Auburn 8-4-0 292
22 Iowa 8-4-0 205
23 East Carolina 9-3-0 163
24 Toledo 11-0-1 150
25 Louisiana State 7-4-1 110

1995 Big Ten Bowl Results

Rose Bowl - 01/01/1996
Southern California 41, Northwestern 32
Sun Bowl - 12/29/1995
Iowa 38, Washington 18
CompUSA Florida Citrus Bowl - 01/01/1996
Tennessee 20, Ohio State 14
Poulan/Weed Eater Independence Bowl - 12/29/1995
Louisiana State 45, Michigan State 26
Outback Bowl - 01/01/1996
Penn State 43, Auburn 14
Builders Square Alamo Bowl - 12/28/1995
Texas A&M 22, Michigan 20

1995 Other Bowl Results

FedEx Orange Bowl - 01/01/1996
Florida State 31, Notre Dame 26
USF&G Sugar Bowl - 12/31/1995
Virginia Tech 28, Texas 10
Cotton Bowl - 01/01/1996
Colorado 38, Oregon 6
Toyota Gator Bowl - 01/01/1996
Syracuse 41, Clemson 0
St. Jude Liberty Bowl - 12/30/1995
East Carolina 19, Stanford 13
Peach Bowl - 12/30/1995
Virginia 34, Georgia 27
Tostitos Fiesta Bowl - 01/02/1996
Nebraska 62, Florida 24
Plymouth Holiday Bowl - 12/29/1995
Kansas State 54, Colorado State 21
Jeep Eagle Aloha Bowl - 12/25/1995
Kansas 51, UCLA 30
Weiser Lock Copper Bowl - 12/27/1995
Texas Tech 55, Air Force 41
Carquest Bowl - 12/30/1995
North Carolina 20, Arkansas 10
Las Vegas Bowl - 12/14/1995
Toledo 40, Nevada 37 (OT)