1962 Football Team

Overall Record: 2-7 Conference Record: 1-6
Conference Finish: 10th place
Coach: Chalmers "Bump" Elliott
Captain: Bob Brown
Most Valuable Player: Dave Raimey
Meyer Morton Award: John Minko
John Maulbetsch Award: Bob Timberlake
Trainer: Jim Hunt
Assistant coaches: Don Dufek, Henry Fonde, Jack Fouts, Robert Holloway, Jack Nelson
Manager: Anthony Klain

OpponentRankDateSiteResult Attend.
Nebraska -/- 09/29 H L 13-25 70,287
Army -/10 10/06 H W 17-7 70,749
Michigan State -/- 10/13 A L 0-28 77,501
Purdue -/- 10/20 A L 0-37 48,907
Minnesota (HC) -/- 10/27 H L 0-17 65,484
Wisconsin -/- 11/03 H L 12-34 53,789
Illinois -/- 11/10 H W 14-10 49,756
Iowa -/- 11/17 A L 14-28 52,880
Ohio State -/- 11/24 A L 0-28 82,349
Totals 70-214571,702

View full 1962 roster (from all-time roster database, includes non-lettermen and freshmen)

Starting Lineups              
PositionPlayer
left end Bob Brown (6)
Jim Conley (3)
left tackle Tom Keating (8)
John Houtman
left guard John Minko (9)
center William Muir (4)
Jim Green (3)
Dick Szymanski
Lou Pavloff
right guard Dave Kurtz (8)
John Marcum
right tackle Joe O'Donnell (9)
right end Bill Laskey (5)
Ron Kocan (3)
Jim Ward (1)
quarterback Bob Timberlake (6)
Robert Chandler (2)
Dave Glinka
fullback Wayne Sparkman (5)
Bill Dodd (4)
left halfback Jack Strobel (3)
Tom Prichard (3)
Bob Timberlake (2)
Harvey Chapman
right halfback Dave Raimey (4)
Harvey Chapman (3)
Dick Rindfuss (2)

1962 Team Photo
1962 football team photo
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[Note: photo includes only varsity letter winners]

Back Row
student manager Anthony Klain, Tom Keating, Jim Conley, John Yanz, Paul Woodward, Bill Muir, trainer Jim Hunt
4th Row
Dick Syzmanski, Arnold Simkus, Ben Farabee, Gerald Mader, Dick Hahn, Bill Laksey, Mel Anthony, Dave Kovacevich
3rd Row
Dave Kurtz, John Marcum, Bob Timberlake, Don Blanchard, Dick Rindfuss, Jim Green, Bill Dodd, Forest Evashevski
2nd Row
Bob Chandler, Dave Glinka, Ed Hood, John Minko, Jim Ward, Dick Schram, Tom Prichard, Harvey Chapman
Front Row
John Kowalik, Louis Pavloff, Dave Raimey, Fritz Crisler, captain Bob Brown, Coach Bump Elliott, Joe O'Donnell, Jack Strobel, Ron Kocan