Virginia vs West Virginia
November 13, 1948 at Scott Stadium, Charlottesville, VA

Virginia
West Virginia
RushingNo.GainLossNetTDLongAvg.
Totals4920942165003.4
John Papit2111121090 5.2
Barney Gill12443390 3.3
Gene Edmunds104616300 3.0
Richard Michels589-10 -0.2
Stephen Osisek1012-120 -12.0
RushingNo.GainLossNetTDLongAvg.
Totals4317319154003.6
Pete Zinaich155818400 2.7
Vic Bonfili8361350 4.4
Alva Richmond8260260 3.3
John Murphy6260260 4.3
Russ Combs3140140 4.7
Charles Becca2110110 5.5
Jack Morton12020 2.0
PassingCompAttIntYdsTDLongSacked
Totals417144000
Richard Michels3130330  
John Papit120110  
Stephen Osisek02100  
PassingCompAttIntYdsTDLongSacked
Totals9194106000
Jim Walthall91721060  
Bill Allen01100  
Charles Becca01100  
ReceivingNo.YdsTDLongAvg.
Totals4440011.0
Barney Gill2250 12.5
Stephen Osisek1110 11.0
Carlton Elliott180 8.0
ReceivingNo.YdsTDLongAvg.
Totals910601711.8
Roy Lester2460 23.0
Charles Becca2200 10.0
Russ Combs11701717.0
Jack Morton11401414.0
Pete Zinaich16066.0
John Murphy230 1.5
PuntingNo.YdsAvgLong
Totals412130.30
Richard Michels412130.3 
PuntingNo.YdsAvgLong
Totals719427.747
Charles Becca410626.5 
Russ Combs14747.047
Jim Walthall13939.039
Gene Simmons122.02
ReturnsPRYdsLongKRYdsLongIntYdsLong
Totals34500004450
Barney Gill230       
Stephen Osisek115       
Richard Michels      21 
Jim Leavitt      11 
Joe McGary      143 
ReturnsPRYdsLongKRYdsLongIntYdsLong
Totals2171034616100
Vic Bonfili11010230    
Ray Caldwell177      
Alva Richmond   11616   
Russ Combs      100
All-PurposeRushRecKRPRIRTotal
Totals1654404545299
John Papit109    109
Barney Gill3925 30 94
Joe McGary    4343
Gene Edmunds30    30
Stephen Osisek-1211 15 14
Carlton Elliott 8   8
Jim Leavitt    11
Richard Michels-1   10
All-PurposeRushRecKRPRIRTotal
Totals15410646170323
Vic Bonfili35 3010 75
Pete Zinaich406   46
Roy Lester 46   46
Alva Richmond26 16  42
Charles Becca1120   31
Russ Combs1417  031
John Murphy263   29
Jack Morton214   16
Ray Caldwell   7 7
 VirginiaWest Virginia
First Downs1714
 Rushing128
 Passing36
 Penalty20
NET YARDS RUSHING167154
 Rushing Attempts4943
 Average Per Rush3.43.6
 Rushing Touchdowns00
 Yards Gained Rushing209173
 Yards Lost Rushing4219
NET YARDS PASSING44106
 Completions-Attempts-Int4-17-19-19-4
 Average Per Attempt2.65.6
 Average Per Completion11.011.8
 Passing Touchdowns00
TOTAL OFFENSE YARDS211260
 Total Offense Plays6662
 Average Gain Per Play3.24.2
Fumbles: Number-Lost5-44-3
Penalties: Number-Yards8-705-55
PUNTS-YARDS4-1217-194
 Average Yards Per Punt30.327.7
Punt Returns: Number-Yards-TD3-45-02-17-0
 Average Per Return15.08.5
Kickoff Returns: Number-Yards-TD0-0-03-46-0
 Average Per Return0.015.3
Interceptions: Number-Yards-TD4-45-11-0-0
Fumble Returns: Number-Yards-TD3-0-04-0-0
Miscellaneous Yards00
Possession Time  
Third Down Conversions of of
Fourth Down Conversions of of
Red Zone Scores-Chances--
Sacks By: Number-Yards--
Virginia
#NameSoloAstTotalSacksYdsTFLYdsFFFRYdsIntYdsBrUpBlks
 Totals000 0 000044500
Richard Michels          21  
Jim Leavitt          11  
Joe McGary          143  
West Virginia
#NameSoloAstTotalSacksYdsTFLYdsFFFRYdsIntYdsBrUpBlks
 Totals000 0 00001000
 Russ Combs          10  
Scoring Summary
QtrTimeScoring PlayScore
4 UVA - Joseph E. McCary 43 yd interception return TD (Kick by Carlton Elliott Good)0-7
Attendance: 16,000
Score By Quarter
Team1234Total
Virginia00077
West Virginia00000
Officials: E.F. Ramey (Field Judge), M.G. Ramey (Field Judge), James Ailinger (Head Linesman), Paul Swaffield (Referee)
Virginia
PosOffense
LECarlton Elliott
LTRichard Johnson
LGJohn L. Thomas
CWilliam D. Walsh
RGWilliam M. Wright
REAlan R. Milne
RTStuart A. Barbour, Jr
QBRichard Michels
FBJohn Papit
LHStephen Osisek
RHGene Edmunds
West Virginia
PosOffense
LERoy Lester
LTJames Moran
LGCharles Boyles
CDavid Stephenson
REClarence "Bud" Cox
RGAmbrose Zubel
RTAnthony Torchio
QBJim Walthall
FBPete Zinaich
RHVic Bonfili
LHAlva Richmond
Joseph E. McCary, Edmund Bessell, Carlo Romano, Lewis Hansen, William Sinclair, Myron Mausteller, Walter Schulte, Barney Gill, Ralph W. Shoaf, Jr, Jim Leavitt, Joseph Leonard, Robert C. Weir, Laurence Baumann, Joe McGary
Bill Allen, Gene Simmons, John Murphy, Jack Morton, Russ Combs, Ray Caldwell, Charles Becca, 31-Len Bellas, 36-Walt Malyk, 42-Jim Devonshire, 51-Adle Joseph, 54-Frank Kazmierski, 65-Fred Stuvek, 72-John Bove, 75-Gene Remenar, 76-Ralph Main, 83-Larry Ciccarelli, 84-Bernie Huntz, 87-Sid Metro, 88-Frank Reno