Pitt vs West Virginia
October 9, 1948 at Pitt Stadium, Pittsburgh, PA

Pitt
West Virginia
RushingNo.GainLossNetTDLongAvg.
Totals4114131110102.7
Louis Cecconi9471460 5.1
Lindaro Lauro10275220 2.2
Carl DePasqua5225170 3.4
Robert Lee6259160 2.7
G.C. Bruno28080 4.0
Robert Becker24130 1.5
Jimmy Joe Robinson68801 0.0
Emil Rader102-20 -2.0
RushingNo.GainLossNetTDLongAvg.
Totals421235568101.6
Pete Zinaich10410411 4.1
Vic Bonfili10457380 3.8
Ray Caldwell7280280 4.0
Walt Malyk12020 2.0
Len Bellas202-20 -1.0
Alva Richmond203-30 -1.5
John Murphy103-30 -3.0
Charles Becca426-40 -1.0
Robert Fought104-40 -4.0
Jim Walthall4530-250 -6.3
PassingCompAttIntYdsTDLongSacked
Totals621365100
Louis Cecconi6193651  
Jimmy Joe Robinson01000  
Robert Lee01000  
PassingCompAttIntYdsTDLongSacked
Totals920282000
Jim Walthall9202820  
ReceivingNo.YdsTDLongAvg.
Totals6651010.8
Leo Skladany3321 10.7
Jimmy Joe Robinson2280 14.0
Bill McPeak150 5.0
ReceivingNo.YdsTDLongAvg.
Totals982009.1
Vic Bonfili3220 7.3
Frank Reno1180 18.0
Charles Becca2160 8.0
Alva Richmond1110 11.0
Clarence "Bud" Cox180 8.0
Len Bellas170 7.0
PuntingNo.YdsAvgLong
Totals1039639.60
William Hardisty1039639.6 
PuntingNo.YdsAvgLong
Totals725035.70
Len Bellas413934.8 
Jim Walthall311137.0 
ReturnsPRYdsLongKRYdsLongIntYdsLong
Totals11003730110
Louis Cecconi110 130    
Jimmy Joe Robinson   243 11 
ReturnsPRYdsLongKRYdsLongIntYdsLong
Totals3370356034830
Robert Fought116 241    
Charles Becca18       
Ray Caldwell113    11414
John Murphy   115    
Vic Bonfili      13030
Adle Joseph      144
All-PurposeRushRecKRPRIRTotal
Totals1126573101261
Louis Cecconi46 3010 86
Jimmy Joe Robinson02843 172
Leo Skladany 32   32
Lindaro Lauro22    22
Carl DePasqua17    17
Robert Lee16    16
G.C. Bruno8    8
Bill McPeak 5   5
Robert Becker3    3
All-PurposeRushRecKRPRIRTotal
Totals9382563748316
Vic Bonfili3822  3090
Ray Caldwell28  131455
Robert Fought-4 4116 53
Pete Zinaich41    41
Charles Becca-416 8 20
Frank Reno 18   18
John Murphy-3 15  12
Clarence "Bud" Cox 8   8
Alva Richmond-311   8
Len Bellas-27   5
Adle Joseph    44
Walt Malyk2    2
 PittWest Virginia
First Downs89
 Rushing65
 Passing24
 Penalty00
NET YARDS RUSHING11068
 Rushing Attempts4142
 Average Per Rush2.71.6
 Rushing Touchdowns11
 Yards Gained Rushing141123
 Yards Lost Rushing3155
NET YARDS PASSING6582
 Completions-Attempts-Int6-22-39-20-2
 Average Per Attempt3.04.1
 Average Per Completion10.89.1
 Passing Touchdowns10
TOTAL OFFENSE YARDS175150
 Total Offense Plays6362
 Average Gain Per Play2.82.4
Fumbles: Number-Lost1-05-3
Penalties: Number-Yards7-555-55
PUNTS-YARDS10-3967-250
 Average Yards Per Punt39.635.7
Punt Returns: Number-Yards-TD1-10-03-37-0
 Average Per Return10.012.3
Kickoff Returns: Number-Yards-TD3-73-03-56-0
 Average Per Return24.318.7
Interceptions: Number-Yards-TD2-12-03-48-0
Fumble Returns: Number-Yards-TD3-0-00-0-0
Miscellaneous Yards  
Possession Time  
Third Down Conversions of of
Fourth Down Conversions of of
Red Zone Scores-Chances--
Sacks By: Number-Yards--
Pitt
#NameSoloAstTotalSacksYdsTFLYdsFFFRYdsIntYdsBrUpBlks
 Totals000 0 00001100
 Jimmy Joe Robinson          11  
West Virginia
#NameSoloAstTotalSacksYdsTFLYdsFFFRYdsIntYdsBrUpBlks
 Totals000 0 000034800
 Vic Bonfili          130  
 Ray Caldwell          114  
 Adle Joseph          14  
Scoring Summary
QtrTimeScoring PlayScore
1 Pitt - Leo Skladany 14 yd TD pass from Louis Cecconi (Kick by Nick Bolkovac Good)0-7
2 Pitt - Jimmy Joe Robinson 5 yd rush TD (Kick by Nick Bolkovac Good)0-14
3 WVU - Pete Zinaich 11 yd rush TD6-14
3 Pitt - Safety6-16
Attendance: 18,401
Score By Quarter
Team1234Total
Pitt772016
West Virginia00606
Officials: David H. Behrhorst (Field Judge), James Ailinger (Head Linesman), Francis Keating (Referee), Ellwood Geiges (Umpire)
Pitt
PosOffense
LELeo Skladany
LTNick Bolkovac
LGCharles Yost
CDonald Fisher
RGBernard Barkouskie
REEarl Sumpter
RTRobert Mihm
QBLouis Melillo
FBRobert Lee
RHPeter Fuderich
LHWalter Cummins
West Virginia
PosOffense
LEFrank Reno
LTRalph Main
LGFred Stuvek
CDavid Stephenson
RGCharles Boyles
RERoy Lester
RTCharles Rolfe
QBJim Walthall
FBJim Priester
RHGene Simmons
LHJim Devonshire
Robert Becker, Charles Thomas, George Radosevich, Thaddeus Geremsky, Nick DeRosa, Michael Boldin, Leonard Radnor, William Hardisty, G.C. Bruno, Robert Plotz, Lindaro Lauro, Carl DePasqua, Louis Cecconi, William Abraham, Jack Smodic, Jimmy Joe Robinson, Bill McPeak, Ralph Coleman, Emil Rader
John Murphy, Pete Zinaich, Walt Malyk, Alva Richmond, Clarence "Bud" Cox, Ray Caldwell, Adle Joseph, Robert Fought, Vic Bonfili, Len Bellas, Charles Becca, Pat Guido, 10-Bill Allen, 41-Jack Morton, 54-Frank Kazmierski, 61-Ambrose Zubel, 63-John Bobbitt, 67-Mario Cavatassi, 71-James Moran, 72-John Bove, 74-Anthony Torchio, 75-Gene Remenar, 83-Larry Ciccarelli, 87-Sid Metro