- Four-year starter who helped UC compile a 35-5-1 record and two Mid-American Conference titles.
- Earned All-Mid-American Conference honors as both a junior and a senior.
- Three-time All-Ohio selection.
- Moved from defensive back to halfback as a junior and set the UC season record for yards per carry (8.77).
- Team captain and MVP as a senior.
- His number, 62, was retired at the close of his career.
- Honorable mention All-American as both a junior in 1953 and a senior in 1954.
- Played in the East-West Shrine and Senior Bowl all-star games.
- Selected in the 12th round of the 1955 NFL draft by Detoit.
- UC Athletic Hall of Fame 1986.