Kentucky vs West Virginia
November 8, 1947 at Old Mountaineer Field, Morgantown, WV

Kentucky
West Virginia
RushingNo.GainLossNetTDLongAvg.
Totals3118812176105.7
Jimmy Howe2575521 26.0
Bill Moseley10500500 5.0
Lee Truman3410410 13.7
Bill Boller5210210 4.2
Ralph Genito2110110 5.5
George Blanda34040 1.3
Bill Leskovar24040 2.0
Don Phelps407-70 -1.8
RushingNo.GainLossNetTDLongAvg.
Totals5818248134102.3
Rex Bumgardner13600600 4.6
Walt Malyk16401391 2.4
Charles Becca104220220 2.2
Vic Bonfili6172150 2.5
Jim Devonshire4120120 3.0
Pete Zinaich26060 3.0
Alva Richmond13030 3.0
Jim Walthall10000 0.0
Len Bellas101-10 -1.0
Russ Combs4224-220 -5.5
PassingCompAttIntYdsTDLongSacked
Totals24122100
George Blanda241221  
PassingCompAttIntYdsTDLongSacked
Totals38125000
Russ Combs360250  
Rex Bumgardner01000  
Jim Walthall01100  
ReceivingNo.YdsTDLongAvg.
Totals2221011.0
Charles Bradshaw1151 15.0
Jimmy Howe170 7.0
ReceivingNo.YdsTDLongAvg.
Totals325008.3
Rex Bumgardner2270 13.5
Vic Bonfili1-20 -2.0
PuntingNo.YdsAvgLong
Totals930133.40
George Blanda830137.6 
TEAM100.0 
PuntingNo.YdsAvgLong
Totals937141.20
Russ Combs937141.2 
ReturnsPRYdsLongKRYdsLongIntYdsLong
Totals74602460140
Don Phelps420       
Fred Farris16       
Jimmy Howe114       
Bill Boller16    14 
Tony Rotunno   130    
Dick Hensley   116    
ReturnsPRYdsLongKRYdsLongIntYdsLong
Totals42504510000
Charles Becca211 344    
Rex Bumgardner1  17    
Jim Walthall114       
All-PurposeRushRecKRPRIRTotal
Totals1762246464294
Jimmy Howe527 14 73
Bill Moseley50    50
Lee Truman41    41
Bill Boller21  6431
Tony Rotunno  30  30
Dick Hensley  16  16
Charles Bradshaw 15   15
Don Phelps-7  20 13
Ralph Genito11    11
Fred Farris   6 6
Bill Leskovar4    4
George Blanda4    4
All-PurposeRushRecKRPRIRTotal
Totals1572551250258
Rex Bumgardner60277  94
Charles Becca22 4411 77
Walt Malyk39    39
Jim Walthall0  14 14
Vic Bonfili15-2   13
Jim Devonshire12    12
Pete Zinaich6    6
Alva Richmond3    3
 West VirginiaKentucky
First Downs117
 Rushing106
 Passing11
 Penalty00
NET YARDS RUSHING134176
 Rushing Attempts5831
 Average Per Rush2.35.7
 Rushing Touchdowns11
 Yards Gained Rushing182188
 Yards Lost Rushing4812
NET YARDS PASSING2522
 Completions-Attempts-Int3-8-12-4-0
 Average Per Attempt3.15.5
 Average Per Completion8.311.0
 Passing Touchdowns01
TOTAL OFFENSE YARDS159196
 Total Offense Plays6635
 Average Gain Per Play2.45.6
Fumbles: Number-Lost2-25-3
Penalties: Number-Yards4-202-20
PUNTS-YARDS10-3718-301
 Average Yards Per Punt37.137.6
Punt Returns: Number-Yards-TD4-25-07-46-0
 Average Per Return6.36.6
Kickoff Returns: Number-Yards-TD4-51-02-46-0
 Average Per Return12.823.0
Interceptions: Number-Yards-TD0-0-01-4-0
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--
Kentucky
#NameSoloAstTotalSacksYdsTFLYdsFFFRYdsIntYdsBrUpBlks
 Totals000 0 00001400
 Bill Boller          14  
#NameSoloAstTotalSacksYdsTFLYdsFFFRYdsIntYdsBrUpBlks
 Totals000 0 00000000
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Scoring Summary
QtrTimeScoring PlayScore
1 UK - Charles Bradshaw 15 yd TD pass from George Blanda (Kick by George Blanda Good)7-0
1 UK - Jimmy Howe 57 yd rush TD13-0
2 UK - Safety15-0
3 WVU - Walt Malyk 2 yd rush TD15-6
Attendance: 26,500
Score By Quarter
Team1234Total
Kentucky0132015
West Virginia00606
Officials: Harry Mouat (Field Judge), Harry Mouat (Field Judge), Harry Mouat (Field Judge), Frank Barger (Linesman), Francis Keating (Referee), J.E. Burghard (Umpire)
Kentucky
PosOffense
LEGeorge Sengel
LTWash Serini
LGMatt Lair
CJay Rhodemyre
RECharles Bradshaw
RGCharles Browning
RTBob Gain
QBGeorge Blanda
FBLee Truman
LHDon Phelps
RHFred Farris
West Virginia
PosOffense
LEFrank Reno
LTEdmund Kulakowski
LGCharles Boyles
CLeo Benjamin
RGGene Corum
REChester Spelock
RTGene Remenar
QBRuss Combs
FBRex Bumgardner
RHVic Bonfili
LHCharles Becca
Don Ridge, Bill Moseley, Frank Smotherman, Harry Ulinski, Lloyd McDermott, Bill Boller, Bill Griffin, Gene Haas, Bill Wanamaker, Pat James, Dick Hensley, Leonard Preston, John Leon, Jimmy Howe, Bill Leskovar, Ralph Genito, Leo Yarutis, Bill Dawson, Tony Rotunno, Hurthel Jones
Robert Fought, James Moran, Bernie Huntz, Robert Thomas, Fred Stuvek, Charles Schrader, Alva Richmond, John Pozega, Sid Metro, Walt Malyk, Ralph Main, Richard Hoffman, Charles Harris, Jim Walthall, Ambrose Zubel, Pete Zinaich, Jim Devonshire, Robert Bom, 31-Len Bellas