1990 Football Team

Overall Record: 9-3 Conference Record: 6-2
Conference Finish: 1st place tie
National Ranking: AP - No. 7, UPI - No. 8
Coach: Gary O. Moeller
Captain: Jarrod Bunch, John Milligan
All-Americans: Tripp Welborne, Dean Dingman, Greg Skrepenak
All-Conference: J.D. Carlson, Dean Dingman, Tripp Welborne, Jon Vaughn, Greg Skrepenak, Desmond Howard, Tom Dohring, Erick Anderson
Most Valuable Player: Tripp Welborne
Frederick Matthei Award: Erick Anderson
Arthur Robinsion Scholarship Award: David Ritter
Dick Katcher Award: T.J. Osman
Hugh Rader Jr. Award: Dean Dingman
Robert P. Ufer Award: John Milligan
Trainer: Russ Miller
Assistant coaches: Phil Bromley, Tirrel Burton, Cam Cameron, Lloyd Carr, Jerry Hanlon, Bill Harris, Jim Herrmann, Les Miles, Bobby Morrison, Tom Reed
Manager: Chris Smith

OpponentRankDateSiteResult Attend.
Notre Dame  4/1 09/15 A L 24-28 59,075
UCLA  7/- 09/22 H W 38-15 104,992
Maryland  6/- 09/29 H W 45-17 102,894
Wisconsin  3/- 10/06 A W 41-3 64,359
Michigan State  1/- 10/13 H L 27-28 106,188
Iowa (HC) 10/22 10/20 H L 23-24 105,517
Indiana 20/- 10/27 A W 45-19 51,948
Purdue 20/- 11/03 A W 38-13 41,279
Illinois 19/-17 11/10 H W 22-17 105,343
Minnesota 16/- 11/17 H W 35-18 102,112
Ohio State 15/19 11/24 A W 16-13 90,054
Mississippi 12/15 01/01 1 W 35-3 68,297
Totals389-198 1,000, 159

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1 - Gator Bowl, Jacksonville, Florida

Starting Lineups Offense         
PositionPlayer
split end Desmond Howard (12)
left tackle Tom Dohring (12)
left guard Dean Dingman (8)
Matt Elliott (4)
center Matt Elliott (8)
Steve Everitt (4)
right guard Joe Cocozzo (8)
Dean Dingman (4)
right tackle Greg Skrepenak (12)
tight end Dave Diebolt (11)
Yale Van Dyne (3)
flanker Derrick Alexander (11)
Yale Van Dyne
quarterback Elvis Grbac (12)
tailback Jon Vaughn (11)
Ricky Powers
fullback Jarrod Bunch (10)
Tony McGee (2)
Starting Lineups Defense         
PositionPlayer
defensive tackle Mike Evans (12)
middle guard T.J. Osman (12)
defensive tackle Chris Hutchinson (7)
Steve Rekowski (5)
Alex Marshall
outside linebacker Martin Davis (11)
Brian Townsend
outside linebacker Neil Simpson (10)
Alex Marshall
Mike Maloney
inside linebacker John Milligan (7)
Dave Dobreff (2)
Chris Bohn (2)
Steve Morrison
inside linebacker Erick Anderson (12)
ss cornerback David Key (12)
ws cornerback Lance Dottin (11)
Todd Plate
strong safety Tripp Welborne (10)
Otis Williams
free safety Vada Murray (11)
Corwin Brown

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Back Row
Ed Whited, Paul Schmidt, Phil Bromley, Jeff Long, Bob Chmiel, TJ Weist, Jim Hermann, Bobby Morrison, Tirrel Burton, Lloyd Carr, Jerry Hanlon, Tom Reed, Bill Harris, Cam Cameron, Les Miles, Mike Gittleson, Jon Falk, Russ Miller, Lee Taggert
7th Row
Roger Mastrontonio, Ken Mouton, Kevin Keenan, Jeff Watson, Jim Plocki, Chris Smith, Bob Bland, Paul Brown, Marvin Jennings, Marc Elliott, Sergio Gasperoni, Justin Carlson, Mike Vollmar, Mike Dietzel, Daryl Bullock, David Robinson, Mike Bossary, Irv Sigler, Matt McCoy
6th Row
Joshua Wuerfel, Pete Elezovic, Shawn Miller, Charlie Stumb, Walter Smith, Jason Kendrick, Deon Johnson, Steve Morrison, Bobby Powers, Greg McThomas, Gordon Laro, Gannon Dudlar, Jesse Johnson, Marcus Walker, Tony Henderson, Allen Woodard, Dave Henkel, Julian Sweringin, Eric Lovell
5th Row
Ken Spencer, Matt Brady, Brian Foster, Mike Lyons, Terry Looby, Joe Barry, Mike Lewis, Juan Kemp, Todd Collins, Ricky Powers, Nate Holdren, Matt Dyson, John Jaeckin, Doug Musgrave, Troy Plate, Mike Nadlicki, Joel Blankenship, Bill Steuk, Ron Buff
4th Row
Barry Kelley, Cole Wallace, Eduardo Azcona, Michael Maloney, Dennis Washington, Steve Rekowski, Dave Dobreff, Tony McGee, Derrick Alexander, Sylvester Stanley, Chris Stapleton, Marc Burkholder, Marc Milia, Alfie Burch, Eric Graves, Ninef Aghakhan, Todd Martens, John Albertson
3rd Row
John Ellison, Paul Manning, Brian Wallace, Martin Davis, Corwin Brown, Dwayne Ware, Desmond Howard, Chris Hutchinson, Elvis Grbac, Steve Everitt, Joe Cocozzo, Rob Doherty, Joe Vaughn, Doug Skene, Livetius Johnson, Erik Knuth, John Woodlock, Bill Schaffer
2nd Row
Curt Mallory, Leon Morton, Ron Zielinski, Neil Simpson, TJ Osman, Matt Elliott, Erick Anderson, Greg Skrepenak, John Milligan, Dean Dingman, Tom Dohring, Mike Evans, Alex Marshall, Dave Diebolt, Brian Townsend, Randy Stark, Kevin Owen, Shawn Watson
Front Row
Eric Traupe, Dan Jokisch, Chris Bohn, Pat Maloney, Yale VanDyne, Allen Jefferson, JD Carlson, David Key, Vada Murray, Jarrod Bunch, Tripp Welborn, Lance Dottin, Todd Plate, Otis Williams, Dave Ritter, Ken Sollom, Eric Bush, Gary Moeller