Boston College vs West Virginia
November 2, 1974 at Alumni Stadium, Chestnut Hill, MA

Boston College
West Virginia
RushingNo.GainLossNetTDLongAvg.
Totals62334143205175.2
Earl Strong1911801181156.2
Keith Barnette20910914154.6
Mike Kruczek74714330174.7
Glen Capriola6310310135.2
Mike Esposito630030075.0
Tony Melchiorre2909064.5
Mike Godbolt1808088.0
Jerry Concannon1000000.0
RushingNo.GainLossNetTDLongAvg.
Totals34118181000162.9
Ron Lee10500500165.0
Artie Owens15486420102.8
Heywood Smith1505055.0
Ben Williams, Jr1202022.0
Steve Lewis7131210120.1
PassingCompAttIntYdsTDLongSacked
Totals8140830190
Mike Kruczek812083019 
Jerry Concannon020000 
PassingCompAttIntYdsTDLongSacked
Totals112211060200
Chuck Fiorante48066019 
Steve Lewis712140020 
Ben Williams, Jr020000 
ReceivingNo.YdsTDLongAvg.
Totals88301910.4
Howie Richardson44401911.0
Dave Zumbach22001110.0
Mike Esposito11501515.0
Bob Watts14044.0
ReceivingNo.YdsTDLongAvg.
Totals111060209.6
Randy Swinson34402014.7
Danny Buggs33401911.3
Marshall Mills4260156.5
Artie Owens12022.0
PuntingNo.YdsAvgLong
Totals417443.547
Jim Walton417443.547
PuntingNo.YdsAvgLong
Totals723733.944
Chuck Brooks723733.944
ReturnsPRYdsLongKRYdsLongIntYdsLong
Totals2002413211313
Mike Godbolt200      
Kevin Cunniff   199   
Howie Richardson   13232   
Ken Ladd      11313
ReturnsPRYdsLongKRYdsLongIntYdsLong
Totals42911510833000
Marcus Mauney297      
Mark Burke199      
Danny Buggs11111      
Leon Carter   35124   
Artie Owens   25733   
All-PurposeRushRecKRPRIRTotal
Totals3208341013457
Earl Strong118    118
Keith Barnette91    91
Howie Richardson 4432  76
Mike Esposito3015   45
Mike Kruczek33    33
Glen Capriola31    31
Dave Zumbach 20   20
Ken Ladd    1313
Tony Melchiorre9    9
Kevin Cunniff  9  9
Mike Godbolt8  0 8
Bob Watts 4   4
All-PurposeRushRecKRPRIRTotal
Totals100106108290343
Artie Owens42257  101
Leon Carter  51  51
Ron Lee50    50
Danny Buggs 34 11 45
Randy Swinson 44   44
Marshall Mills 26   26
Marcus Mauney   9 9
Mark Burke   9 9
Heywood Smith5    5
Ben Williams, Jr2    2
Steve Lewis1    1
 Boston CollegeWest Virginia
First Downs2512
 Rushing217
 Passing34
 Penalty11
NET YARDS RUSHING320100
 Rushing Attempts6234
 Average Per Rush5.22.9
 Rushing Touchdowns50
 Yards Gained Rushing334118
 Yards Lost Rushing1418
NET YARDS PASSING83106
 Completions-Attempts-Int8-14-011-22-1
 Average Per Attempt5.94.8
 Average Per Completion10.49.6
 Passing Touchdowns00
TOTAL OFFENSE YARDS403206
 Total Offense Plays7656
 Average Gain Per Play5.33.7
Fumbles: Number-Lost1-00-0
Penalties: Number-Yards8-707-69
PUNTS-YARDS4-1747-237
 Average Yards Per Punt43.533.9
Punt Returns: Number-Yards-TD2-0-04-29-0
 Average Per Return0.07.3
Kickoff Returns: Number-Yards-TD2-41-05-108-0
 Average Per Return20.521.6
Interceptions: Number-Yards-TD1-13-00-0-0
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--
Boston College
#NameSoloAstTotalSacksYdsTFLYdsFFFRYdsIntYdsBrUpBlks
 Totals5611672.00 000011320
 John Murphy639           
 Tom Lynch617           
 Joe Glandorf527           
 Dave Almeida606         1 
 Steve Turner505           
 Alex MacLellan404           
 Steve Scialabba404           
 Bob Moore314           
 Paul Murphy314           
 Brian Clemente224           
 Bill Smith303           
 Kelly Elias303           
 Brian Murdock2021.0          
 Gene Brown101           
 Rich Ramirez101           
 Byron Hemingway1011.0          
John Halcovich101           
 Ken Ladd011       1131 
West Virginia
#NameSoloAstTotalSacksYdsTFLYdsFFFRYdsIntYdsBrUpBlks
 Totals81201012.00 00000010
55Steve Dunlap11617           
50Ken Culbertson103131.0          
84Bruce Huffman10111           
21Charlie Miller527           
91John Spraggins6061.0          
90Jeff Merrow415         1 
78Chuck Smith415           
17Rory Fields325           
71Rick Lukowski404           
25Mark Burke404           
77Rick Shaffer303           
95Andy Peters303           
70Clay Singletary213           
5Jack Eastwood202           
83John "Bubba" Coker202           
87John Adams112           
47Paul Jordan112           
35Marcus Mauney101           
13Johnny Schell101           
63Ray Marshall101           
00Randy Swinson101           
56Mark Eliopulos101           
75Steve Earley101           
18Tom Florence011           
Scoring Summary
QtrTimeScoring PlayScore
1 BC - Keith Barnette 13 yd rush TD (Kick by Fred Steinfort Good)0-7
1 WVU - Emil Ros 36 yd FG3-7
2 BC - Keith Barnette 1 yd rush TD (Kick by Fred Steinfort Good)3-14
2 BC - Keith Barnette 4 yd rush TD (Kick by Fred Steinfort Good)3-21
3 BC - Earl Strong 13 yd rush TD (Kick by Fred Steinfort Good)3-28
4 BC - Keith Barnette 1 yd rush TD (Kick by Fred Steinfort Good)3-35
Attendance: 19,063
Score By Quarter
Team1234Total
Boston College7147735
West Virginia30003
Officials: Francis Keough (Back Judge), L.J. Drew (Field Judge), John Millard (Head Linesman), Tom Elliott (Referee), Lawrence Ellis (Umpire)
Temperature: 58 • Wind: NE 12-16mph • Weather: Sunny and cool
Boston College
PosOffense
TEBob Watts
LTTom Marinelli
LGJack Magee
CDan Macek
RGSteve Schindler
RTAl Krevis
WRHowie Richardson
WRDave Zumbach
QBMike Kruczek
RBMike Esposito
FBKeith Barnette
West Virginia
PosOffense
TERandy Swinson
LTTom Brandner
LGSteve Earley
CRoy Podbesek
RGDave Wilcher
RTDavid Van Halanger
SEMarshall Mills
FLBernie Kirchner
QBBen Williams, Jr
TBArtie Owens
FBHeywood Smith
PosDefense
LCBJohn Murphy
RCBKen Ladd
SDave Almeida
RLBBill Smith
LLBAlex MacLellan
MLBBrian Clemente
SJohn Petersen
LDEJoe Glandorf
LDTSteve Turner
RDEBob Moore
RDTPeter Cronan
PosDefense
RCBMark Burke
LCBCharlie Miller
FSMarcus Mauney
RLBSteve Dunlap
LLBKen Culbertson
SSJack Eastwood
NGJeff Merrow
LDTJohn Adams
RDEBruce Huffman
LDEJohn Spraggins
RDTRick Lukowski
Steve Anzalone, Tony Melchiorre, Brian Murdock, Paul Murphy, Gary O'Hagan, Bill Paulsen, Joe Pedergast, Rich Ramirez, Steve Scialabba, Fred Steinfort, John Strollo, Earl Strong, John Maxwell, Paul Martin, Gene Brown, Glen Capriola, Jerry Concannon, Kevin Cunniff, Kelly Elias, Mike Godbolt, Byron Hemingway, Tom Lynch, Steve Manni, Jim Walton, John Halcovich, Terry Henninger
Steve Lewis, 8-Danny Buggs, 13-Johnny Schell, 15-Chuck Braswell, 16-Chuck Fiorante, 17-Rory Fields, 18-Tom Florence, 20-Leon Carter, 37-Rich Cecil, 40-Ron Lee, 42-Emil Ros, 45-Chuck Brooks, 47-Paul Jordan, 53-Greg Dorn, 56-Mark Eliopulos, 60-Brian Gates, 63-Ray Marshall, 66-Rick Pennypacker, 70-Clay Singletary, 76-Mike Zakowski, 77-Rick Shaffer, 78-Chuck Smith, 80-John Sheehan, 83-John "Bubba" Coker, 85-Chuck Kelly, 88-Gary Lombard, 95-Andy Peters