1960 Football Team

Overall Record: 5-4 Conference Record: 3-4
Conference Finish: 5th place
Coach: Chalmers "Bump" Elliott
Captain: Gerald Smith
Most Valuable Player: Dennis Fitrzgerald
Meyer Morton Award: Bill Freehan
John Maulbetsch Award: Jack Strobel
Trainer: Jim Hunt
Assistant coaches: Don Dufek, Henry Fonde, Jack Fouts, Robert Holloway, Jack Nelson
Manager: Fred Nemancheck

OpponentRankDateSiteResult Attend.
Oregon   -/- 09/24 H W 21-0 48,021
Michigan State   -/- 10/01 A L 17-24 76,490
Duke   -/- 10/08 H W 31-6 77,183
Northwestern   -/- 10/15 H W 14-7 63,027
Minnesota (HC)   -/6 10/22 H L 0-10 71,752
Wisconsin   -/- 10/29 A L 13-16 57,629
Illinois   -/- 11/05 H W 8-7 63,665
Indiana   -/- 11/12 H W 29-7 51,584
Ohio State   -/10 11/19 A L 0-7 83,107
Totals 133-84 592,458

Starting Lineups              
PositionPlayer
left end Scott Maentz (6)
William Freehan (2)
John Halstead
left tackle Thomas Jobson (9)
left guard Paul Poulos (7)
Lee Hall (2)
center Gerald Smith (9)
right guard Dick Syring (9)
right tackle Jon Schopf (9)
right end Robert Johnson (9)
quarterback John Stamos (6)
David Glinka (3)
fullback Ken Tureaud (7)
Rudd Van Dyne
Bill Tunnicliff
left halfback Bennie McRae (8)
Reid Bushong
right halfback Gary McNitt (4)
Dave Raimey (3)
Dennis Fitzgerald (2)

View full 1960 roster (from all-time roster database, includes non-lettermen and freshmen)


1960 Team Photo
1960 football tam photo
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[Note: photo includes only varsity letter winners]

Back Row
Jack Strobel, Lee Hall, John Minko, Todd Grant, Joseph O'Donnell, James Ward, John Stamos, David Raimey
4th Row
trainer Jim Hunt, Guy DeStefano, Kenneth Tureaud, Scott Maentz, John Houtman, William Freehan, David Glinka, Fred Nemancheck (manager)
3rd Row
Paul Raeder, Bennie McRae, Rudd Van Dyne, William Stine, Thomas Jobson, William Tunnicliff, Guy Curtis, John Schopf, John Walker
2nd Row
Don Hannah, David Palomaki, Robert Johnson, Keith Cowan, Paul Poulos, Richard Syring, Thomas Kerr, Grant Wells
Front Row
Willard Hildebrand, Gary McNitt, Reid Bushong, Athletic Director H.O. "Fritz" Crisler, Captain Gerald Smith, Head Coach Chalmers "Bump" Elliott, George Mans, Dennis Fitzgerald, John Halstead