1960 Ohio State Buckeyes football team

The 1960 Ohio State Buckeyes football team represented the Ohio State University in the 1960 Big Ten Conference football season. The Buckeyes compiled a 7–2 record.

1960 Ohio State Buckeyes football
ConferenceBig Ten Conference
Ranking
CoachesNo. 8
APNo. 8
1960 record7–2 (5–2 Big Ten)
Head coach
Defensive coordinatorLyal Clark
MVPTom Matte
CaptainJim Herbstreit, Jim Tyrer
Home stadiumOhio Stadium
(Capacity: 79,658)
Seasons
← 1959
1961 →
1960 Big Ten Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 1 Minnesota + 6 1 0     8 2 0
No. 3 Iowa + 5 1 0     8 1 0
No. 8 Ohio State 5 2 0     7 2 0
No. 15 Michigan State 4 2 0     6 2 1
Illinois 3 4 0     5 4 0
Michigan 3 4 0     5 4 0
Northwestern 3 4 0     5 4 0
No. 19 Purdue 3 4 0     4 4 1
Wisconsin 2 5 0     4 5 0
Indiana 0 7 0     1 8 0
  • + – Conference co-champions
Rankings from AP Poll

ScheduleEdit

DateOpponentRankSiteResultAttendance
September 24SMU*No. 20W 24–082,496
October 1USC*No. 9
  • Ohio Stadium
  • Columbus, OH
W 20–083,204
October 8at No. 4 IllinoisNo. 5W 34–771,119
October 15at PurdueNo. 3L 21–2446,284
October 22No. 11 Wisconsin No. 9
  • Ohio Stadium
  • Columbus, OH
W 34–783,246
October 29at No. 10 Michigan StateNo. 8W 21–1076,520
November 5IndianaNo. 5
  • Ohio Stadium
  • Columbus, OH
W 36–781,530
November 12at No. 5 IowaNo. 3L 12–3557,900
November 19MichiganNo. 10
W 7–083,107
  • *Non-conference game
  •  Homecoming
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game

RosterEdit

1960 Ohio State Buckeyes football team roster
Players Coaches
Offense
Pos. # Name Class
C 53 Bill Armstrong So
QB 21 Michael Benis Sr
E 88 Charles Bryant Jr
C 52 Robert Butts So
C 57 William Clymer So
C 59 Michael Coburn Jr
FB 32 Roger Detrick Jr
HB 42 David Eckard So
G 56 John Farrall Sr
FB 46 Bob Ferguson Jr
QB 24 Jerry Fields Sr
T 71 Alan Fiers Sr
G 66 Charles Foreman Jr
G 69 Rodney Foster So
FB 33 David Francis So
HB 35 William German Sr
HB 47 Gary Hansley Jr
HB 18 Van Allen Hardman Jr
G 67 Gabriel Harlman Sr
C 65 Oscar Hauer Sr
HB 12 Richard Haupt Jr
HB 45 Jim Herbstreit (C) Sr
HB 14 Brice Hess Jr
HB 28 William Hess So
HB 49 Ronald Houck Jr
G 64 Michael Ingram Jr
T 72 Charles Jentes Sr
HB 16 Kenneth Johnson So
K 20 Ben Jones So
FB 30 David Katternhenrich So
HB 19 Robert Klein So
T 61 Raymond Krstolic So
HB 48 Karl Kumler So
HB 17 Howard Lambert Jr
T 70 Richard Laskoski So
T 60 Frederic Lehr So
C 54 James Lindner Sr
FB 36 Robert Lindner So
QB 23 Robert Lister Jr
HB 43 Richard Mangiamelle So
E 91 Paul Martin Jr
QB 41 Tom Matte Sr
T 74 James Matz Sr
E 80 Robert Middleton So
G 68 Gary Moeller So
QB 26 Bill Mrukowski So
QB 25 John Mummey So
E 87 Tom Perdue Jr
E 89 Elwood Rayford So
T 79 Robert Risch So
T 75 Jack Roberts Jr
T 76 Daryl Sanders So
E 81 Larry Stephens Jr
G 63 Aaron Swartz So
E 85 Sam Tidmore Jr
T 78 George Tolford Sr
T 77 Jim Tyrer (C) Sr
HB 44 Ed Ulmer So
C 50 Jerry Vanscoy So
C 51 Thomas Varner Sr
T 73 Robert Vogel So
C 55 Don Vogelgesang Sr
QB 22 Jack Wallace Jr
C 58 Jene Watkins Jr
HB 15 William Wentz Sr
E 82 George Wittmer Jr
G 62 Don Young Sr
Defense
Pos. # Name Class
Special teams
Pos. # Name Class
K 38 Stewart Baffer So
Head coach
Coordinators/assistant coaches

Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • (S) Suspended
  • (I) Ineligible
  •   Injured
  •   Redshirt

Roster
Last update: 2018-Dec-15

Game summariesEdit

SMUEdit

1 234Total
SMU 0 000 0
• Ohio St 7 1430 24

USCEdit

1 234Total
USC 0 000 0
• Ohio St 6 707 20

[1]

IllinoisEdit

1 234Total
• Ohio St 0 13147 34
Illinois 0 007 7

[2]

PurdueEdit

1 234Total
Ohio State 0 1470 21
• Purdue 7 7100 24

WisconsinEdit

1 234Total
Wisconsin 0 700 7
• Ohio St 14 0020 34

[3]

Michigan StateEdit

1 234Total
• Ohio St 0 1470 21
Michigan St 0 307 10

[4]

IndianaEdit

1 234Total
Indiana 0 007 7
• Ohio St 7 2072 36

[5]

IowaEdit

1 234Total
Ohio State 0 660 12
• Iowa 7 2107 35

MichiganEdit

1 234Total
Michigan 0 000 0
• Ohio St 0 007 7

[6]

1961 Pro drafteesEdit

Player Draft Round Pick Position NFL club
Tom Matte NFL 1 7 Running back Baltimore Colts
Tom Matte AFL 5 37 Running back New York Titans
Jim Tyrer AFL 3 22 Tackle Dallas Texans
Jim Tyrer NFL 14 188 Tackle Chicago Bears
Jerry Fields NFL 13 179 Linebacker New York Giants
Ernie Wright NFL 15 200 Tackle Los Angeles Rams
George Tolford NFL 18 241 Tackle Washington Redskins
Mike Ingram NFL 20 269 Guard Washington Redskins

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Ferguson Sparks 20-0 Buck Romp." Palm Beach Post. 1960 Oct 2. Retrieved 2014-Feb-10.
  2. ^ "Bucks Smash Illini, 34-7." Palm Beach Post. 1960 Oct 9.
  3. ^ Ohio State Official Athletic Site - Football - Archives. Retrieved 2015-Mar-22.
  4. ^ Ohio State Official Athletic Site - Football - Archives. Retrieved 2015-Mar-22.
  5. ^ Ohio State Official Athletic Site - Football - Archives. Retrieved 2015-Mar-22.
  6. ^ Ohio State Official Athletic Site - Football - Archives. Retrieved 2015-Mar-22.
Win/Loss statistics
Draft data