#19 Pitt vs West Virginia
October 8, 1949 at Old Mountaineer Field, Morgantown, WV

Pitt
West Virginia
RushingNo.GainLossNetTDLongAvg.
Totals4926457207304.2
Louis Cecconi1610627792 4.9
Jimmy Joe Robinson138014660 5.1
Robert Becker103311220 2.2
James Campbell3120120 4.0
Armand DiFonso19090 9.0
William Sichko17070 7.0
Carl DePasqua26060 3.0
Lindaro Lauro16061 6.0
Nick DeRosa15050 5.0
Thaddeus Geremsky105-50 -5.0
RushingNo.GainLossNetTDLongAvg.
Totals5017913166003.3
Bobby Arnett11650650 5.9
Pete Zinaich156211510 3.4
Bob Murphy6190190 3.2
Bill Wiltrout6160160 2.7
Walter Glenn57070 1.4
Jim Walthall26060 3.0
George Hott44220 0.5
Len Bellas10000 0.0
PassingCompAttIntYdsTDLongSacked
Totals410169000
Louis Cecconi261350  
Jimmy Joe Robinson120250  
Carl DePasqua12090  
PassingCompAttIntYdsTDLongSacked
Totals9193111100
Jim Walthall7143781  
Gene Simmons110260  
Pete Zinaich14070  
ReceivingNo.YdsTDLongAvg.
Totals4690017.3
Thaddeus Geremsky3410 13.7
Nick DeRosa1280 28.0
ReceivingNo.YdsTDLongAvg.
Totals91111012.3
Bernie Huntz3511 17.0
Clarence "Bud" Cox3450 15.0
George Hott190 9.0
Bobby Arnett140 4.0
Pete Zinaich120 2.0
PuntingNo.YdsAvgLong
Totals627846.30
William Hardisty627846.3 
PuntingNo.YdsAvgLong
Totals622838.00
Jim Walthall622838.0 
ReturnsPRYdsLongKRYdsLongIntYdsLong
Totals629021203140
Louis Cecconi629    17 
Robert Lee   112    
William Gasparovic   10    
Leonard Radnor      14 
Michael Boldin      13 
ReturnsPRYdsLongKRYdsLongIntYdsLong
Totals63304104011515
Bill Wiltrout323       
Walter Glenn15 114    
Al Purello15       
Jimmy Price10       
Jack Morton   263 11515
Len Bellas   127    
All-PurposeRushRecKRPRIRTotal
Totals20769122914331
Louis Cecconi79  297115
Jimmy Joe Robinson66    66
Thaddeus Geremsky-541   36
Nick DeRosa528   33
Robert Becker22    22
James Campbell12    12
Robert Lee  12  12
Armand DiFonso9    9
William Sichko7    7
Lindaro Lauro6    6
Carl DePasqua6    6
Leonard Radnor    44
Michael Boldin    33
All-PurposeRushRecKRPRIRTotal
Totals1661111043315429
Jack Morton  63 1578
Bobby Arnett654   69
Pete Zinaich512   53
Bernie Huntz 51   51
Clarence "Bud" Cox 45   45
Bill Wiltrout16  23 39
Len Bellas0 27  27
Walter Glenn7 145 26
Bob Murphy19    19
George Hott29   11
Jim Walthall6    6
Al Purello   5 5
 West VirginiaPitt
First Downs1213
 Rushing1011
 Passing22
 Penalty00
NET YARDS RUSHING166207
 Rushing Attempts5049
 Average Per Rush3.34.2
 Rushing Touchdowns03
 Yards Gained Rushing177264
 Yards Lost Rushing1357
NET YARDS PASSING11169
 Completions-Attempts-Int9-19-34-10-1
 Average Per Attempt5.86.9
 Average Per Completion12.317.3
 Passing Touchdowns10
TOTAL OFFENSE YARDS277276
 Total Offense Plays6959
 Average Gain Per Play4.04.7
Fumbles: Number-Lost2-04-3
Penalties: Number-Yards3-156-40
PUNTS-YARDS6-2286-278
 Average Yards Per Punt38.046.3
Punt Returns: Number-Yards-TD6-33-06-29-0
 Average Per Return5.54.8
Kickoff Returns: Number-Yards-TD4-104-02-12-0
 Average Per Return26.06.0
Interceptions: Number-Yards-TD1-15-03-14-0
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 000031400
 Louis Cecconi          17  
 Leonard Radnor          14  
 Michael Boldin          13  
West Virginia
#NameSoloAstTotalSacksYdsTFLYdsFFFRYdsIntYdsBrUpBlks
 Totals000 0 000011500
 Jack Morton          115  
Scoring Summary
QtrTimeScoring PlayScore
1 WVU - Bernie Huntz 19 yd TD pass from Jim Walthall (Kick by Gene Simmons Good)0-7
3 Pitt - Louis Cecconi 19 yd rush TD (Kick by Nick Bolkovac Good)7-7
3 Pitt - Louis Cecconi 26 yd rush TD (Kick by Nick Bolkovac Good)14-7
4 Pitt - Lindaro Lauro 6 yd rush TD20-7
Attendance: 31,120
Score By Quarter
Team1234Total
Pitt0013720
West Virginia07007
Officials: Howard Eyth (Field Judge), Dave Fawcett (Head Linesman), Albert Booth (Referee), Louis Demmler (Umpire)
Pitt
PosOffense
LEThaddeus Geremsky
LTNick Bolkovac
LGMichael Boldin
CLeonard Radnor
RGBernard Barkouskie
RENick DeRosa
RTRobert Plotz
QBRobert Lee
FBCarl DePasqua
FBJimmy Joe Robinson
RHBob Brennen
LHLouis Melillo
West Virginia
PosOffense
LEClarence "Bud" Cox
LTFred Stuvek
LGJim Danter
CDavid Stephenson
RGMario Cavatassi
REBernie Huntz
RTRalph Main
QBJim Walthall
FBRay Caldwell
LHJohn Murphy
RHWalter Glenn
William Abraham, Armand DiFonso, Chris Warriner, William Sichko, William Gasparovic, James Campbell, Rudy Andabaker, William Hardisty, Robert Becker, Charles Yost, George Radosevich, David Karanovich, Lindaro Lauro, John Masarik, Harry Hollihan, Sam DeFede, Robert Mihm, John Dazio
George Hott, Bob Murphy, Jack Morton, Al Purello, Jimmy Price, Gene Simmons, Bill Wiltrout, Bobby Arnett, Len Bellas, 27-Charles Becca, 33-Paul Slater, 36-Walt Malyk, 42-Dudley E. DeGroot, 46-Enrico DeSantis, 51-Adle Joseph, 53-Frank Allen, 54-Stanley McLaughlin, 62-Frank Kazmierski, 63-John Bobbitt, 68-Louis Prete, 69-Louis Birurakis, 71-Oscar Olsen, 72-John Bove, 73-Joe Harrick, 82-Kenneth Wilson, 87-Tom Harden, 88-Ross Herron