VMI vs West Virginia
November 10, 1956 at Old Mountaineer Field, Morgantown, WV

VMI
West Virginia
RushingNo.GainLossNetTDLongAvg.
Totals3814220122103.2
Dave Woolwine106110510 5.1
Pete Johnson7310311 4.4
Bobby Jordan4140140 3.5
Harry Shepherd2100100 5.0
Jim True410190 2.3
Joe Moody38080 2.7
Bobby Ross11010 1.0
Bill Nebraska10000 0.0
Maurice Johnston679-20 -0.3
RushingNo.GainLossNetTDLongAvg.
Totals622989289104.7
Larry Krutko2012221200 6.0
Victor "Jack" Rabbits12532510 4.3
Sammy Sizemore8430430 5.4
Bob Snider8301290 3.6
Noel Whipkey5210211 4.2
Ralph Anastasio4110110 2.8
Paul Shepherd19090 9.0
Dick Longfellow14040 4.0
Alex Szuch35410 0.3
PassingCompAttIntYdsTDLongSacked
Totals511081000
Maurice Johnston5110810  
PassingCompAttIntYdsTDLongSacked
Totals59194100
Alex Szuch591941  
ReceivingNo.YdsTDLongAvg.
Totals5810016.2
Maurice Johnston2400 20.0
Nick Evanusich1320 32.0
Carl Kasko1130 13.0
Pete Johnson1-40 -4.0
ReceivingNo.YdsTDLongAvg.
Totals5941018.8
Bruce McClung3521 17.3
Joe Kopnisky2420 21.0
PuntingNo.YdsAvgLong
Totals518637.20
Bobby Jordan518637.2 
PuntingNo.YdsAvgLong
Totals000.00
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ReturnsPRYdsLongKRYdsLongIntYdsLong
Totals00031601180
Jim True   13    
Harry Shepherd   111    
Maurice Johnston   12 118 
ReturnsPRYdsLongKRYdsLongIntYdsLong
Totals43902770000
Sammy Sizemore226 164    
Ralph Anastasio13       
Paul Shepherd110       
Noel Whipkey   113    
All-PurposeRushRecKRPRIRTotal
Totals1228116018237
Maurice Johnston-2402 1858
Dave Woolwine51    51
Nick Evanusich 32   32
Pete Johnson31-4   27
Harry Shepherd10 11  21
Bobby Jordan14    14
Carl Kasko 13   13
Jim True9 3  12
Joe Moody8    8
Bobby Ross1    1
All-PurposeRushRecKRPRIRTotal
Totals2899477390499
Sammy Sizemore43 6426 133
Larry Krutko120    120
Bruce McClung 52   52
Victor "Jack" Rabbits51    51
Joe Kopnisky 42   42
Noel Whipkey21 13  34
Bob Snider29    29
Paul Shepherd9  10 19
Ralph Anastasio11  3 14
Dick Longfellow4    4
Alex Szuch1    1
 West VirginiaVMI
First Downs2211
 Rushing187
 Passing33
 Penalty11
NET YARDS RUSHING289122
 Rushing Attempts6238
 Average Per Rush4.73.2
 Rushing Touchdowns11
 Yards Gained Rushing298142
 Yards Lost Rushing920
NET YARDS PASSING9482
 Completions-Attempts-Int5-9-15-12-0
 Average Per Attempt10.46.8
 Average Per Completion18.816.4
 Passing Touchdowns10
TOTAL OFFENSE YARDS383203
 Total Offense Plays7150
 Average Gain Per Play5.44.1
Fumbles: Number-Lost6-24-1
Penalties: Number-Yards2-201-5
PUNTS-YARDS0-05-186
 Average Yards Per Punt0.037.2
Punt Returns: Number-Yards-TD2-77-00-0-0
 Average Per Return38.50.0
Kickoff Returns: Number-Yards-TD--0--0
 Average Per Return0.00.0
Interceptions: Number-Yards-TD1-0-00-0-0
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--
VMI
#NameSoloAstTotalSacksYdsTFLYdsFFFRYdsIntYdsBrUpBlks
 Totals000 0 000011800
Maurice Johnston          118  
#NameSoloAstTotalSacksYdsTFLYdsFFFRYdsIntYdsBrUpBlks
 Totals000 0 00000000
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Scoring Summary
QtrTimeScoring PlayScore
1 WVU - Bruce McClung 25 yd TD pass from Alex Szuch (Kick by Bob Snider Good)0-7
3 VMI - Pete Johnson 2 yd rush TD6-7
4 WVU - Noel Whipkey 5 yd rush TD6-13
Attendance: 12,000
Score By Quarter
Team1234Total
VMI00606
West Virginia700613
Officials: Harry Montgomery (Field Judge), George Watson (Head Linesman), W.H. Averette (Referee), F.A. Rockwell (Umpire)
VMI
PosOffense
LENick Evanusich
LTBob Rader
LGNick Ruffin
CJerry Borst
RGLou Farmer
REChuck McLennan
RTJim McFalls
QBMaurice Johnston
FBDave Woolwine
RHJoe Moody
LHBobby Jordan
West Virginia
PosOffense
LEBruce McClung
LTBill Underdonk
LGJoe Nicely
CChuck Howley
RGGene Lathey
REJoe Kopnisky
RTJim Hillen
QBAlex Szuch
FBLarry Krutko
RHSammy Sizemore
LHVictor "Jack" Rabbits
Pete Johnson, Lloyd Thacker, Jon Day, Howard Moss, Verne Keefer, Harry Shepherd, Jim True, Bill Kirkland, Bobby Ross, Bill Nebraska, Carl Kasko, Bill Elmore, Ron Swirk, Don Basham, Dave Martin, George O'Neill
11-Dick Longfellow, 21-Paul Shepherd, 24-Ralph Anastasio, 26-Bob Snider, 34-Noel Whipkey, 54-Tom Domen, 55-Barry Blake, 63-Bob Guenther, 72-Paul Sharkady, 77-Dick Guesman, 83-John Bowles, 87-Roger Chancey, 89-Dennis Jones