West Virginia vs Bethany
October 21, 1944 at Old Mountaineer Field, Morgantown, WV

West Virginia
Bethany
RushingNo.GainLossNetTDLongAvg.
Totals502462757004.4
TEAM5024627570 1.1
RushingNo.GainLossNetTDLongAvg.
Totals25692643001.7
TEAM256926430 1.7
PassingCompAttIntYdsTDLongSacked
Totals35140100
Jim Walthall351401  
PassingCompAttIntYdsTDLongSacked
Totals630462000
Joseph Mocha6304620  
ReceivingNo.YdsTDLongAvg.
Totals3401013.3
Gene Crookshank1201 20.0
TEAM2200 10.0
ReceivingNo.YdsTDLongAvg.
Totals6620010.3
TEAM6620 10.3
PuntingNo.YdsAvgLong
Totals927630.70
Jim Walthall927630.7 
PuntingNo.YdsAvgLong
Totals1224420.30
TEAM1224420.3 
ReturnsPRYdsLongKRYdsLongIntYdsLong
Totals00000041430
James Bowers      16 
Robert Haman      118 
Jim Walthall      155 
Harold McKibben      164 
ReturnsPRYdsLongKRYdsLongIntYdsLong
Totals000000100
Alfred Owen      10 
All-PurposeRushRecKRPRIRTotal
Totals2194000143402
Emil Rader97    97
Leo Kesling65    65
Harold McKibben    6464
Jim Walthall    5555
Gene Crookshank 20   20
Robert Haman    1818
James Bowers    66
TEAM5720   77
All-PurposeRushRecKRPRIRTotal
Totals4362000105
TEAM4362   105
 West VirginiaBethany
First Downs117
 Rushing102
 Passing13
 Penalty02
NET YARDS RUSHING21943
 Rushing Attempts5025
 Average Per Rush4.41.7
 Rushing Touchdowns10
 Yards Gained Rushing24669
 Yards Lost Rushing2726
NET YARDS PASSING4062
 Completions-Attempts-Int3-5-16-30-4
 Average Per Attempt8.02.1
 Average Per Completion13.310.3
 Passing Touchdowns10
TOTAL OFFENSE YARDS259105
 Total Offense Plays5555
 Average Gain Per Play4.71.9
Fumbles: Number-Lost4-23-1
Penalties: Number-Yards13-1256-50
PUNTS-YARDS9-27612-244
 Average Yards Per Punt30.720.3
Punt Returns: Number-Yards-TD--0--0
 Average Per Return0.00.0
Kickoff Returns: Number-Yards-TD--0--0
 Average Per Return0.00.0
Interceptions: Number-Yards-TD4-143-11-0-0
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 0000414300
 James Bowers          16  
 Robert Haman          118  
 Jim Walthall          155  
 Harold McKibben          164  
Bethany
#NameSoloAstTotalSacksYdsTFLYdsFFFRYdsIntYdsBrUpBlks
 Totals000 0 00001000
 Alfred Owen          10  
Scoring Summary
QtrTimeScoring PlayScore
1 WVU - Emil Rader 1 yd rush TD (Kick by Robert Haman Good)0-7
2 WVU - Gene Crookshank 20 yd TD pass from Jim Walthall0-13
3 WVU - Harold McKibben 68 yd interception return TD (Kick by Robert Haman Good)0-20
Attendance: 3,000
Score By Quarter
Team1234Total
West Virginia767020
Bethany00000
Officials: Everett Brinkman (Field Judge), Joseph Gannon (Head Linesman), John R. McPhee (Referee), David H. Behrhorst (Umpire)
West Virginia
PosOffense
LEWalter Mott
LTWilliam Johnson
LGSummers Jarrett
CRussell Lopez
REGene Crookshank
RGJames Keadle
RTRobert Bom
QBHarold McKibben
FBEmil Rader
LHJim Walthall
RHLeo Kesling
Bethany
PosOffense
LEKirkpatrick
LTSchaffer
LGBirchard
CSchoener
RELatkin
RGMarshall
RTEicher
QBJoseph Mocha
FBDreesen
LHBob White
RHShort
Clinton Allman, John Nebera, Anthony Leone, Joe Miller, Charles Smith, Harry Spangler, James Silling, Eugene Shuttle, Robert Tucker, Tom Orr, Jack Turner, Harold Kemp, James Kallmerten, Louis Birurakis, James Bowers, Eddie Cox, Clifford Cooper, Richard Farley, Loy Wagoner, Frederick Gerkins, Robert Haman, Thomas Williams, Herman Pritt
Plaznak, Watkins, Agraphiotis, Slovik, Crosett, Irving Phillips, Alfred Owen, Orr, Bagosi, Resler, Madden, Carney, Bisceglia, Latorre, Bollens, Selvig, Fisher, Korby, Miller