Roger Stephens
Roger Stephens

Position:
Football

Inducted:
1986


  • Three-year letterwinner and key rusher as a halfback on the 1946-47-48 teams.
  • Helped those squads compile a 19-11-1 record, win one Mid-American Conference title and make the school's first bowl game appearance.
  • Was the team's rushing leader in 1946 and 1947, gaining 959 yards and scoring seven TDs in 1947.
  • Held the career rushing record when he completed his career.
  • His 6.65 yards-per-carry average remains a UC career record.
  • UC Athletic Hall of Fame 1986.