Cincinnati vs West Virginia
November 9, 1940 at Old Mountaineer Field, Morgantown, WV

Cincinnati
West Virginia
RushingNo.GainLossNetTDLongAvg.
Totals461155659101.3
Mike Gretchen10292270 2.7
Alfred Timmons9170170 1.9
Robert Wainscott3150150 5.0
Donald Davis3130130 4.3
Malloy Dixon614771 1.2
Harold Sterneberg26060 3.0
Howard Griest11211650 0.5
Bernie Zelinski2031-310 -15.5
RushingNo.GainLossNetTDLongAvg.
Totals2776769102.6
Glennis Ellis9390390 4.3
Don McCann5270271 5.4
John Carliss35050 1.7
Kenny Fryer44040 1.0
Dick McElwee21010 0.5
Charley Seabright103-30 -3.0
Bill Gardner304-40 -1.3
PassingCompAttIntYdsTDLongSacked
Totals10161158000
Malloy Dixon71101030  
Donald Davis351550  
PassingAttIntYdsTDLongSacked
Totals530000
Dick McElwee2200  
John Carliss1100  
Bob White1000  
Charley Seabright1000  
ReceivingNo.YdsTDLongAvg.
Totals101580015.8
Harold Sterneberg4530 13.3
Howard Griest2520 26.0
Bernie Zelinski2250 12.5
Sid Friedman1230 23.0
Robert Wainscott150 5.0
ReceivingNo.YdsTDLongAvg.
Totals00000.0
No results found.
PuntingNo.YdsAvgLong
Totals827634.50
Mike Gretchen726437.7 
Malloy Dixon11212.0 
PuntingNo.YdsAvgLong
Totals939744.10
Kenny Fryer416942.3 
Charley Seabright416741.8 
Dick McElwee16161.0 
ReturnsPRYdsLongKRYdsLongIntYdsLong
Totals550023703320
Malloy Dixon443       
Donald Davis17       
Mike Gretchen   118 132 
Harold Sterneberg   119    
Bernie Zelinski      10 
TEAM      10 
ReturnsPRYdsLongKRYdsLongIntYdsLong
Totals4220260100
Glennis Ellis26    10 
Dick McElwee216       
John Carliss   10    
Robert Mellace   16    
All-PurposeRushRecKRPRIRTotal
Totals59158375032336
Harold Sterneberg65319  78
Mike Gretchen27 18 3277
Howard Griest552   57
Malloy Dixon7  43 50
Sid Friedman 23   23
Robert Wainscott155   20
Donald Davis13  7 20
Alfred Timmons17    17
Bernie Zelinski-3125  0-6
All-PurposeRushRecKRPRIRTotal
Totals7606220104
Glennis Ellis39  6045
Don McCann27    27
Dick McElwee1  16 17
Robert Mellace  6  6
John Carliss5 0  5
Kenny Fryer4    4
 West VirginiaCincinnati
First Downs312
 Rushing35
 Passing06
 Penalty01
NET YARDS RUSHING6959
 Rushing Attempts2746
 Average Per Rush2.61.3
 Rushing Touchdowns11
 Yards Gained Rushing76115
 Yards Lost Rushing756
NET YARDS PASSING0158
 Completions-Attempts-Int0-5-310-16-1
 Average Per Attempt0.09.9
 Average Per Completion0.015.8
 Passing Touchdowns00
TOTAL OFFENSE YARDS69217
 Total Offense Plays3262
 Average Gain Per Play2.23.5
Fumbles: Number-Lost1-12-0
Penalties: Number-Yards4-306-40
PUNTS-YARDS9-3978-276
 Average Yards Per Punt44.134.5
Punt Returns: Number-Yards-TD4-22-05-50-0
 Average Per Return5.510.0
Kickoff Returns: Number-Yards-TD2-6-02-37-0
 Average Per Return3.018.5
Interceptions: Number-Yards-TD1-0-03-32-0
Fumble Returns: Number-Yards-TD0-0-01-0-0
Miscellaneous Yards  
Possession Time  
Third Down Conversions of of
Fourth Down Conversions of of
Red Zone Scores-Chances--
Sacks By: Number-Yards--
Cincinnati
#NameSoloAstTotalSacksYdsTFLYdsFFFRYdsIntYdsBrUpBlks
 Totals000 0 000033200
 Mike Gretchen          132  
 Bernie Zelinski          10  
 TEAM          10  
West Virginia
#NameSoloAstTotalSacksYdsTFLYdsFFFRYdsIntYdsBrUpBlks
 Totals000 0 00001000
28Glennis Ellis          10  
Scoring Summary
QtrTimeScoring PlayScore
3 UC - Malloy Dixon 2 yd rush TD (Kick by Alfred Timmons Good)7-0
3 WVU - Don McCann 25 yd rush TD (Kick by Charley Seabright Good)7-7
Attendance: 7,537
Score By Quarter
Team1234Total
Cincinnati00707
West Virginia00707
Officials: A.B. Hargan (Field Judge), A.B. Hargan (Field Judge), J.K. Thomas (Head Linesman), Hol Slutz (Referee), Jerry Baker (Umpire)
Cincinnati
PosOffense
LERobert Wainscott
LTThomas Maloney
LGNicholas Skorich
CRobert Meier
REJames Croucher
RGJohn Bedway
RTAnthony Macikas
QBHarold Sterneberg
FBAlfred Timmons
RHHoward Griest
LHDonald Davis
West Virginia
Bernie Zelinski, Malloy Dixon, Mike Gretchen, Sid Friedman, Dean Giacometti, William Kraske, Otto Oppenheimer, Ray Virgin, Lloyd Brown, Lionel Hall, Bud Sauer, Charles Shank
Henry Sterle, 15-John Rockis, 16-Bob White, 18-Quentin Barnette, 19-Kenny Fryer, 21-Joe Butta, 23-Don McCann, 25-Howard Lewellen, 28-Glennis Ellis, 31-Sam Mandich, 33-Charley Seabright, 35-Dick McElwee, 37-Joe Czajka, 38-John Carliss, 39-Bill Gardner, 41-Vincent Cimino, 42-Pete Yost, 51-Victor Peelish, 52-Charles Harris, 53-Steven Narick, 55-Tom J. Gillooly, Jr., 56-Henry Goodman, 71-Vic A'Hearn, 83-Robert Mellace, 85-John Shonk, 86-Walt Pike