George Washington vs West Virginia
November 1, 1958 at Old Mountaineer Field, Morgantown, WV

George Washington
West Virginia
RushingNo.GainLossNetTDLongAvg.
Totals401374988202.2
Louis DeSimone5364320 6.4
John Wilt6240241 4.0
Ted Colna4190190 4.8
Duane Whetstone9202180 2.0
Jerry Power6209110 1.8
Tom Haly39090 3.0
John Caracciolo26330 1.5
Ed Hino5331-281 -5.6
RushingNo.GainLossNetTDLongAvg.
Totals5522920209403.8
Dick Longfellow10822800 8.0
Noel Whipkey10260261 2.6
Ray Peterson8295240 3.0
Mel Reight10275222 2.2
Danny Williams4180180 4.5
Bob Benke4150150 3.8
John Marra2100100 5.0
Chuck Simpson29091 4.5
Bill McClure15050 5.0
Dave Rider48800 0.0
PassingCompAttIntYdsTDLongSacked
Totals28119000
Ed Hino281190  
PassingCompAttIntYdsTDLongSacked
Totals14330178100
Dick Longfellow10240860  
Chuck Simpson340521  
Danny Williams150400  
ReceivingNo.YdsTDLongAvg.
Totals219009.5
John Caracciolo1100 10.0
Ted Colna190 9.0
ReceivingNo.YdsTDLongAvg.
Totals141781012.7
Terry Fairbanks3620 20.7
Mel Reight5580 11.6
Noel Whipkey3270 9.0
Tony Tallarico1171 17.0
Bruce McClung1130 13.0
Ben McComb110 1.0
PuntingNo.YdsAvgLong
Totals828035.00
Bill Smythe516933.8 
Jerry Power311137.0 
PuntingNo.YdsAvgLong
Totals25326.50
Danny Williams25326.5 
ReturnsPRYdsLongKRYdsLongIntYdsLong
Totals11306920000
John Caracciolo113 17    
Ted Colna   228    
Tom Haly   114    
Jerry Power   135    
Duane Whetstone   18    
ReturnsPRYdsLongKRYdsLongIntYdsLong
Totals42202170130
Bob Benke12       
Danny Williams113       
Bill McClure13       
Tony Tallarico14       
Elmer "Pete" Tolley   17    
Dick Longfellow   110    
Mel Reight      13 
All-PurposeRushRecKRPRIRTotal
Totals1161992130240
Ted Colna19928  56
Jerry Power11 35  46
John Caracciolo310713 33
Louis DeSimone32    32
Duane Whetstone18 8  26
John Wilt24    24
Tom Haly9 14  23
All-PurposeRushRecKRPRIRTotal
Totals20917817223429
Dick Longfellow80 10  90
Mel Reight2258  383
Terry Fairbanks 62   62
Noel Whipkey2627   53
Danny Williams18  13 31
Ray Peterson24    24
Tony Tallarico 17 4 21
Bob Benke15  2 17
Bruce McClung 13   13
John Marra10    10
Chuck Simpson9    9
Bill McClure5  3 8
Elmer "Pete" Tolley  7  7
Ben McComb 1   1
 West VirginiaGeorge Washington
First Downs228
 Rushing156
 Passing51
 Penalty21
NET YARDS RUSHING20988
 Rushing Attempts5540
 Average Per Rush3.82.2
 Rushing Touchdowns42
 Yards Gained Rushing229137
 Yards Lost Rushing2049
NET YARDS PASSING17819
 Completions-Attempts-Int14-33-02-8-1
 Average Per Attempt5.42.4
 Average Per Completion12.79.5
 Passing Touchdowns10
TOTAL OFFENSE YARDS387107
 Total Offense Plays8848
 Average Gain Per Play4.42.2
Fumbles: Number-Lost6-43-2
Penalties: Number-Yards11-857-76
PUNTS-YARDS2-538-280
 Average Yards Per Punt26.535.0
Punt Returns: Number-Yards-TD4-22-01-13-0
 Average Per Return5.513.0
Kickoff Returns: Number-Yards-TD2-17-06-102-0
 Average Per Return8.517.0
Interceptions: Number-Yards-TD1-3-00-0-0
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--
#NameSoloAstTotalSacksYdsTFLYdsFFFRYdsIntYdsBrUpBlks
 Totals000 0 00000000
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West Virginia
#NameSoloAstTotalSacksYdsTFLYdsFFFRYdsIntYdsBrUpBlks
 Totals000 0 00001300
42Mel Reight          13  
Scoring Summary
QtrTimeScoring PlayScore
2 GWU - Ed Hino 3 yd rush TD6-0
2 WVU - Mel Reight 4 yd rush TD6-6
3 WVU - Mel Reight 3 yd rush TD (Rush by Dick Longfellow Good)6-14
3 GWU - John Wilt 4 yd rush TD12-14
4 WVU - Noel Whipkey 1 yd rush TD (Kick by Dick Guesman Good)12-21
4 WVU - Chuck Simpson 2 yd rush TD (Pass by Tony Tallarico Good)12-29
4 WVU - Tony Tallarico 17 yd TD pass from Chuck Simpson12-35
Attendance: 13,000
Score By Quarter
Team1234Total
George Washington066012
West Virginia0682135
Officials: J.C. Hambright (Back Judge), J.W. Roper (Field Judge), N.F. Lord (Head Linesman), J.D. Rogers (Referee), J.D. Patton (Umpire)
George Washington
PosOffense
LEDonald Herman
LTJohn Whiting
LGHenry Busky
CRon DeMelfi
RGRobert Frulla
REBill Smythe
RTEd Rutsch
QBEd Hino
FBDuane Whetstone
RHTom Haly
LHTed Colna
West Virginia
PosOffense
LEBruce McClung
LTCarl Dannenberg
LGBill Lopasky
CJoe Wirth
RGJ.D. Miller
RETerry Fairbanks
RTDick Guesman
QBDick Longfellow
FBNoel Whipkey
LHRay Peterson
RHMel Reight
Louis DeSimone, Jerry Power, Ron Reeves, Gene Posati, Bill Wells, Bob Barbiere, Bill Fearer, Carl Zaleski, Nick Anzelmi, John Caracciolo, John Wilt
12-Chuck Simpson, 15-Danny Williams, 22-Dave Rider, 32-Glen Shamblin, 33-Harry Criss, 35-Bob Benke, 36-Elmer "Pete" Tolley, 41-John Marra, 44-Bill McClure, 53-Bob Lively, 54-Charles Bonar, 61-Glenn Bowman, 69-Charles Lanasa, 70-Bill Dumbauld, 73-Bill Trozzo, 74-Blaine Staats, 75-Jim Hillen, 76-Larry Foltz, 79-Ed Sommer, 81-Ben McComb, 83-John Bowles, 86-Tony Tallarico, 88-Phil Messinger