The daily Nebraskan. ([Lincoln, Neb.) 1901-current, October 05, 1974, Page page 7, Image 7

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Huskers pose threat
to Gopher rebound
Bv Pete Wegman ... . .
Following four losing seasons in a row, Minnesota s
Golden Gophers last year rebounded under head coach
Cal Stoll to finish third in the Big 10 while posting a 7-4
reSto?r, in his third year at Minnesota, hopes for
continued success with his '74 Gophers.
Minnesota's record now stands at 2-1. After a tough
34 19 opening loss to Ohio State, the Gophers defeated
North Dakota 42-30 and Texas Christian Umvers.ty
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Minnesota, wun ci icuchmcm tt.v ,
to improve on its 29-15-2 series edge over the
Cornhuskers. Nebraska, however, has been victorious
in the last nine contests. Minnesota's last win over the
Bia Red came in 1960. ....
Senior Rick Upchurch heads the Gopher backfield.
Halfback Upchurch rushed for 841 yards, scored nine
Touchdowns and was named to the All-Big 10 second
teSophSomoSOqnuarterback Tony Dungy, who started
the ffrst three James, probably will m f .VrheHNeeSved
rnntest with a bru sed knee and shoulder. He piayea
thV entire game in the Husker's 48-7 victory over
Minnesota last fall. Filling in will be Steve Olsen or
Mprr Trestman. both freshmen. ,
Minnesou quarterbacks will be looking down he Id
today for sophomore Mike Jones and semor Dale
Henricksen. Jones caught four passes fJ
downs, last season. Henrickson was the Gopher a
second leading receiver with seven catches, in 73
Seven starters return from a defense which allowed
opponents nearly 27 points a game. The Gopher
A,rB: SfSbacking corps return in seniors
Ollie Bakken and Paul Glanton. Both are two-year
Senior Greg Engebos, junior Doug Beaudoin and
sophSmore Or9ville GilmoVe, all starters for coach Stoll
last season, key the defensive secondary
a vnnnn man to watch today will be freshman sarety
TomXi ?Kh Ashla?t week filled in for Beaudoin, who
sprained his ankle, and intercepted two passes.
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