Iowa Hawkeyes Recap logo
Personalize this site

649 highlight videos and 611 full game videos gathered from the internet about the past 4,229 Iowa Hawkeye football (since 1889) and basketball (since 1901) games. We also have profiles for 1451 players and 54 coaches.


1/31/2023 Basketball vs Northwestern


2/4/2023 Basketball vs Illinois

Buy Iowa Hawkeyes Basketball discount tickets Buy Tickets >>

2/9/2023 Basketball @ Purdue

Buy Iowa Hawkeyes Basketball discount tickets Buy Tickets >>

Check back after the game for videos! View all upcoming games or buy tickets (all sports)

 
Larry Ferguson - Image courtesy of https://www.facebook.com/felton.rogers.94
Larry Ferguson
Larry Ferguson
Larry Ferguson
Larry Ferguson
Larry Ferguson

Contact us if you have a better photo of Larry Ferguson. Ideally, looking for good quality, close-up action photos where you can see their face.
Vote as one of your Favorite Players
Is Larry Ferguson one of your favorites?
Login above to cast your vote!

Click if you have met Larry Ferguson
Have you met Larry Ferguson?
Login above to keep track

Larry Ferguson      Illinois Wikipedia 

Position(s): RB

Larry Ferguson attended Madison High School in Madison, Illinois.

At Iowa, he played very little in 1959, but he gained national attention in 1960, when he had an 85-yard touchdown run in the season opener against Oregon State, and then the following week had a 70-yard interception return for a touchdown. He later had a 91-yard touchdown run against Ohio State to help give Iowa a 35-12 victory and a share of the 1960 Big Ten title. He was voted first team all-Big Ten and first team All-American as a junior in 1960.

In 1961, Ferguson suffered a season ending knee injury in the first quarter of the first game, and was given a medical redshirt. He returned for his senior season in 1962, and led the Hawkeyes in rushing with 547 yards and was named all-Big Ten for the second time. As team captain, he helped lead Iowa to victories over Michigan and Ohio State, the first time Iowa had ever defeated both of those schools in the same season. His season average of 7.39 yards per carry in 1960 still stands as a school record. He was invited to play in the 1963 College All-Star Game.

He was drafted by the Detroit Lions in the 1962 NFL Draft in the 4th Round, and by the Oakland Raiders in the 7th Round of the 1962 AFL Draft. He played from 1963 to 1967 with the Detroit Lions, Edmonton Eskimos and Toronto Argonauts. Ferguson ran for 1,250 yards in his career on 261 attempts, scoring 6 rushing touchdowns. He also caught 49 passes for 494 yards and 4 receiving touchdowns..

Born 3/19/1940 and died on 5/31/2015 at the age of 75.

All Conference: 1st Team (1960, 1962) All American: 1st Team (1960) Drafted Round 4 by Detroit Lions in 1962 


SEASONS


VIDEOS

Contact us if you find other videos to include, or Search YouTube >>>


FAMOUS QUOTES from Larry Ferguson

Sorry, no quotes found from Larry Ferguson

FAMOUS QUOTES about Larry Ferguson

Sorry, no quotes found about Larry Ferguson from other players or coaches

 

Contact us if you have interesting quotes we should include (please be as detailed as possible)


POPULAR PLAYERS

Sam Okey
Sam Okey
Bruce Kittle
Bruce Kittle
Kenyon Murray
Kenyon Murray
Tom Poholsky
Tom Poholsky
George Kittle
George Kittle

View all players >>>

 


Evy and the Hawkeyes: The Glory Years (
Forest Evashevski)

Coaching Wrestling Successfully (
Dan Gable)

A Wrestling Life 2: More Inspiring Stories of Dan Gable (
Dan Gable)

A Wrestling Life: The Inspiring Stories of Dan Gable (
Dan Gable)

Dan Gable's Wrestling Essentials DVD (
Dan Gable)


Larry Ferguson - Iowa Hawkeyes Player Profile | Football - Summary of Iowa football and basketball games