Husker Past Season Results
the 1950's
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1950's Decade Recap 

1950

Date

Opponent

W/L

Score

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50s Record
39-58-3
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Big 7 Conference 
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S 30
H-Indiana
T
20-20
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50s Win %
0.4050 (#108)
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O 7
A-Minnesota
W
32-26
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50s Bowl Record
0-1 (0.000)
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1 Academic All-American (Oberlin)
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O 14
A-Colorado
L
19-28
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50s Conf Record
26-32-1(0.450)
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2 All-Americans (Reynolds, Minnick)
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O 21
H-Penn State
W
19-0
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50s OOC Record
13-25-2(0.342)
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O 28
A-Kansas
W
33-26
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N 4
HC-Missouri
W
40-34
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1950s Coaches (record):
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N 11
H-Kansas State
W
49-21
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Bill Glassford, 50-55 (27-30-3)
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N 18
H-Iowa State
W
20-13
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Pete Elliott, '56 (4-6)
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N 19   
A-Oklahoma      
L    
35-49 
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Bill Jennings '57-59 (8-22)
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17/20
2nd Big 7
6-2-1
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1951

Date

Opponent

W/L

Score

1952

Date

Opponent

W/L

Score

1953

Date

Opponent

W/L

Score


S 29
H-Texas Christian
L
7-28
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S 20
H-So. Dakota
W
46-0
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S 19
H-Oregon
L
12-20

O 6
A-Kansas State
W
1-0*
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S 27
A-Oregon
W
28-13
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S 26
A-Illinois
T
21-21

O 13
H-Penn State
L
7-15
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O 4
H-Iowa State
W
16-0
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O 3
A-Kansas State
L
0-27

O 20
A-Minnesota
L
20-39
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O 11
H-Kansas State
W
27-14
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O 10
A-Pittsburg
L
6-14

O 27
A-Missouri
L
19-35
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O 18
H-Penn State
L
0-10
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O 17
H-Miami
W
20-16

N 3
HC-Kansas
L
7-27
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O 25
A-Colorado
T
16-16
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O 24
A-Missouri
L
7-23

N 10
A-Iowa State
W
34-27
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N 1
H-Missouri
L
6-10
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O 31
H-Kansas
W
9-0

N 17
H-Colorado
L
14-36
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N 8
A-Kansas
W
14-13
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N 7
A-Iowa State
W
27-19

N 24
H-Oklahoma
L
0-27
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N 15
HC-Minnesota
L
7-13
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N 14
HC-Colorado
L
10-24

N 30  
A-Miami             
L    
7-19 
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N 22  
A-Oklahoma      
L   
13-34
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N 21  
H-Oklahoma       
L   
7-30

NR
4th(T) Big 7
2-8

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NR
3rd Big 7
5-4-1
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NR
4th(T) Big 7
3-6-1

*KSU forfeited - ineligible player.

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1954

Date

Opponent

W/L

Score

1955

Date

Opponent

W/L

Score

1956

Date

Opponent

W/L

Score

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S 25
A-Minnesota
L
7-19
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S 17
H-Hawaii
L
0-6
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S 22
H-So. Dakota
W
34-6
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O 2
A-Iowa State
W
39-14
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S 24
A-Ohio State
L
20-28
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S 29
A-Ohio State
L
7-34
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O 9
A-Kansas State
L
3-7
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O 1
A-Kansas State
W
16-0
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O 6
H-Iowa State
9-7
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O 16
H-Oregon State
W
27-7
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O 8
H-Texas A&M
L
0-27
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O 13
H-Kansas State
L
7-10
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O 23
A-Colorado
W
20-3
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O 15
A-Pittsburg
L
7-21
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O 20
H-Indiana
L
14-19
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O 30
H-Missouri
W
25-19
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O 22
A-Missouri
W
18-12
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O 27
A-Colorado
L
0-16
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N 6
A-Kansas
W
41-20
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O 29
H-Kansas
W
19-14
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N 3
HC-Missouri
W
15-14
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N 13
HC-Pittsburg
L
7-21
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N 5
A-Iowa State
W
10-7
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N 10
A-Kansas
W
26-20
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N 20
A-Oklahoma
L
7-55
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N 12
HC-Colorado
W
37-20
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N 17
H-Baylor
L
7-26
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N 26
A-Hawaii
W
50-0
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N 19  
H-Oklahoma    
L  
0-41  
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N 24  
A-Oklahoma       
L   
6-54  
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J 1   
Duke - Orange     
L  
7-34 
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NR
2nd Big 7
5-5
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NR
4th Big 7
4-6

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NR
2nd Big 7
6-5
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Final Season, Coach Bill Glassford

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Coach Pete "Jumbo" Elliott
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1957

Date

Opponent

W/L

Score

1958

Date

Opponent

W/L

Score

1959

Date

Opponent

W/L

Score

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S 21
H-Washington St.
L
12-34

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S 20
H-Penn State
W
14-7

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S 19
H-Texas
L
0-20
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S 28
A-Army
L
0-42

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S 27
A-Purdue
L
0-28

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S 26
A-Minnesota
W
31-12
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O 5
A-Kansas State
W
14-7

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O 4
H-Iowa State
W
7-6

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O 3
H-Oregon State
W
7-6
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O 12
A-Pittsburg
L
0-34

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O 11
H-Kansas State
L
6-23

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O 10
H-Kansas
L
3-10
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O 19
H-Syracuse
L
9-26

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O 18
A-Syracuse
L
0-38

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O 17
H-Indiana
L
7-23
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O 26
A-Missouri
L
13-14

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O 25
A-Colorado
L
16-27

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O 24
A-Missouri
L
0-9
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N 2
HC-Kansas
L
12-14

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N 1
HC-Missouri
L
0-31

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O 31
HC-Oklahoma
W
25-21
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N 9
A-Iowa State
L
0-13

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N 8
A-Kansas 
L
7-29

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N 7
A-Iowa State
L
6-18
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N 16
H-Colorado
L
0-27

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N 15
H-Pittsburg
W
14-6

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N 14
H-Colorado
W
14-12
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N 23  
H-Oklahoma      
L    
7-32  

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N 22   
A-Oklahoma      
L   
7-40   

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N 21  
A-Kansas State    
L   
14-29  
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NR.
7th Big 7
1-9
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.6th Big 7
3-7
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NR
6th Big 7
4-6

First Season, Coach Bill Jennings









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