West Virginia vs Carnegie Tech
October 29, 1927 at Old Mountaineer Field, Morgantown, WV

West Virginia
Carnegie Tech
RushingNo.GainLossNetTDLongAvg.
Totals6030025275104.6
Clarence Keefer2610761011 3.9
Albert H. Glenn13912890 6.8
Russell Larue146912570 4.1
Clarence Ryan4200200 5.0
Francis Glenn18080 8.0
Kenneth Talbott25500 0.0
RushingNo.GainLossNetTDLongAvg.
Totals5622929200103.6
Cy Letzelter3211718991 3.1
Glen Moorehead138011690 5.3
Howard Harpster5170170 3.4
George Kennedy3110110 3.7
John English34040 1.3
PassingCompAttIntYdsTDLongSacked
Totals18212000
Russell Larue120120  
Albert H. Glenn04000  
Glen Hamilton01100  
Francis Glenn01100  
PassingCompAttIntYdsTDLongSacked
Totals8181124100
Howard Harpster6161950  
Cy Letzelter220291  
ReceivingNo.YdsTDLongAvg.
Totals1120012.0
Wylie Garrett1120 12.0
ReceivingNo.YdsTDLongAvg.
Totals81241015.5
John English4691 17.3
Cy Letzelter2250 12.5
Harvey Shaughency1170 17.0
Glen Moorehead1130 13.0
PuntingNo.YdsAvgLong
Totals622938.20
Albert H. Glenn519839.6 
James Black13131.0 
PuntingNo.YdsAvgLong
Totals623038.30
Howard Harpster623038.3 
ReturnsPRYdsLongKRYdsLongIntYdsLong
Totals1902360100
Russell Larue19    10 
Eddie Vacheresse   126    
Albert H. Glenn   110    
ReturnsPRYdsLongKRYdsLongIntYdsLong
Totals469011602100
Howard Harpster469       
Ralph Harmon   116    
Newton Cowan      10 
George Kennedy      110 
All-PurposeRushRecKRPRIRTotal
Totals275123690332
Clarence Keefer101    101
Albert H. Glenn89 10  99
Russell Larue57  9066
Eddie Vacheresse  26  26
Clarence Ryan20    20
Wylie Garrett 12   12
Francis Glenn8    8
All-PurposeRushRecKRPRIRTotal
Totals200124166910419
Cy Letzelter9925   124
Howard Harpster17  69 86
Glen Moorehead6913   82
John English469   73
George Kennedy11   1021
Harvey Shaughency 17   17
Ralph Harmon  16  16
 West VirginiaCarnegie Tech
First Downs1517
 Rushing1412
 Passing15
 Penalty00
NET YARDS RUSHING275200
 Rushing Attempts6056
 Average Per Rush4.63.6
 Rushing Touchdowns11
 Yards Gained Rushing300229
 Yards Lost Rushing2529
NET YARDS PASSING12124
 Completions-Attempts-Int1-8-28-18-1
 Average Per Attempt1.56.9
 Average Per Completion12.015.5
 Passing Touchdowns01
TOTAL OFFENSE YARDS287324
 Total Offense Plays7274
 Average Gain Per Play4.04.4
Fumbles: Number-Lost1-03-2
Penalties: Number-Yards4-405-25
PUNTS-YARDS6-2296-230
 Average Yards Per Punt38.238.3
Punt Returns: Number-Yards-TD1-9-04-46-0
 Average Per Return9.011.5
Kickoff Returns: Number-Yards-TD2-36-01-16-0
 Average Per Return18.016.0
Interceptions: Number-Yards-TD1-0-02-10-0
Fumble Returns: Number-Yards-TD0-0-00-0-0
Miscellaneous Yards  
Possession Time  
Third Down Conversions of of
Fourth Down Conversions of of
Red Zone Scores-Chances--
Sacks By: Number-Yards--
West Virginia
#NameSoloAstTotalSacksYdsTFLYdsFFFRYdsIntYdsBrUpBlks
 Totals000 0 00001000
8Russell Larue          10  
Carnegie Tech
#NameSoloAstTotalSacksYdsTFLYdsFFFRYdsIntYdsBrUpBlks
 Totals000 0 000021000
 Newton Cowan          10  
 George Kennedy          110  
Scoring Summary
QtrTimeScoring PlayScore
1 CMU - Cy Letzelter 1 yd rush TD (Kick by Cy Letzelter Good)7-0
2 WVU - Clarence Keefer 1 yd rush TD7-6
3 CMU - John English 16 yd TD pass from Cy Letzelter13-6
Attendance: 11,000
Score By Quarter
Team1234Total
West Virginia06006
Carnegie Tech706013
Officials: D.W. Merriman (Field Judge), J.A. Moffatt (Head Linesman), J.A. Buckout (Referee), A.H. Sharpe (Umpire)
West Virginia
PosOffense
LEEddie Vacheresse
LTJulian Scott
LGFred Jennewine
CWinchester Latham
REWylie Garrett
RGLouis "Oogie" Meisel
RTWalter Brewster
QBMarshall Glenn
FBClarence Keefer
LHRussell Larue
RHAlbert H. Glenn
Carnegie Tech
PosOffense
LEJohn English
LTBull Cooper
LGNewton Cowan
CSol Melzinger
RGPurl Anderson
REW.S. Kousman
RTBob Schmidt
QBHoward Harpster
FBCy Letzelter
RHHoward Wertenberger
LHGeorge Kennedy
1-Glen Hamilton, 2-Clarence Ryan, 3-Kenneth Talbott, 5-Clinton Carrico, 9-Homer Hogue, 12-Julian Murrin, 13-James Black, 18-Beryl Straight, 20-Ted Nixon, 21-Rudolph "Swede" Hagberg, 22-Nelson Lang, 25-Clarence Lewis, 26-George Nixon, 32-Francis Glenn
Harvey Shaughency, Ralph Harmon, Don Lovewell, Earl Allen, Andrew Yerina, Glen Moorehead