SMU vs #11 West Virginia
October 4, 1975 at Cotton Bowl, Dallas, TX

SMU
West Virginia
RushingNo.GainLossNetTDLongAvg.
Totals58293172762424.8
Wayne Morris16930930145.8
Arthur Whittington57507514215.0
David Bonilla10430430104.3
Chuck Benefield15438350102.3
David Bostick5260261155.2
Ricky Wesson61385080.8
Freeman Johns101-10-1-1.0
RushingNo.GainLossNetTDLongAvg.
Totals6641794084316.2
Artie Owens1917101710319.0
Dwyane Woods1610741033196.4
Heywood Smith13780780116.0
Ron Lee14580581154.1
Danny Williams2330030.0
Dan Kendra202-20-1-1.0
PassingCompAttIntYdsTDLongSacked
Totals71721541800
Ricky Wesson6120143180 
Chuck Benefield15211011 
PassingCompAttIntYdsTDLongSacked
Totals6123530160
Dan Kendra611253016 
Artie Owens011000 
ReceivingNo.YdsTDLongAvg.
Totals715418022.0
Freeman Johns211018055.0
David Bonilla2150117.5
Wayne Morris11101111.0
Arthur Whittington19099.0
Joe Nobles19099.0
ReceivingNo.YdsTDLongAvg.
Totals6530168.8
Randy Swinson4380169.5
Artie Owens11201212.0
Ron Lee13033.0
PuntingNo.YdsAvgLong
Totals27638.047
Bruce Hursh27638.047
PuntingNo.YdsAvgLong
Totals27437.039
Bill McKenzie27437.039
ReturnsPRYdsLongKRYdsLongIntYdsLong
Totals000481034925
Arthur Whittington   348    
Tennell Atkins   133    
David Hill      224 
Louis Blanton      12525
ReturnsPRYdsLongKRYdsLongIntYdsLong
Totals144341182-20
Paul Jordan144   100
Artie Owens   11818   
Pete McConnell   11111   
Dwyane Woods   11212   
Chuck Braswell      1-2-2
All-PurposeRushRecKRPRIRTotal
Totals27615481049560
Arthur Whittington75948  132
Freeman Johns-1110   109
Wayne Morris9311   104
David Bonilla4315   58
Chuck Benefield35    35
Tennell Atkins  33  33
David Bostick26    26
Louis Blanton    2525
David Hill    2424
Joe Nobles 9   9
Ricky Wesson5    5
All-PurposeRushRecKRPRIRTotal
Totals410534140508
Artie Owens1711218  201
Dwyane Woods103 12  115
Heywood Smith78    78
Ron Lee583   61
Randy Swinson 38   38
Pete McConnell  11  11
Paul Jordan   404
 SMUWest Virginia
First Downs1926
 Rushing1422
 Passing42
 Penalty12
NET YARDS RUSHING276408
 Rushing Attempts5866
 Average Per Rush4.86.2
 Rushing Touchdowns24
 Yards Gained Rushing293417
 Yards Lost Rushing179
NET YARDS PASSING15453
 Completions-Attempts-Int7-17-26-12-3
 Average Per Attempt9.14.4
 Average Per Completion22.08.8
 Passing Touchdowns10
TOTAL OFFENSE YARDS430461
 Total Offense Plays7578
 Average Gain Per Play5.75.9
Fumbles: Number-Lost7-44-3
Penalties: Number-Yards4-579-75
PUNTS-YARDS2-762-74
 Average Yards Per Punt38.037.0
Punt Returns: Number-Yards-TD0-0-01-4-0
 Average Per Return0.04.0
Kickoff Returns: Number-Yards-TD4-81-03-41-0
 Average Per Return20.313.7
Interceptions: Number-Yards-TD3-49-02-(-2)-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--
SMU
#NameSoloAstTotalSacksYdsTFLYdsFFFRYdsIntYdsBrUpBlks
 Totals000 0 000034900
 David Hill          224  
 Louis Blanton          125  
West Virginia
#NameSoloAstTotalSacksYdsTFLYdsFFFRYdsIntYdsBrUpBlks
 Totals000 0 00002-200
15Chuck Braswell          1-2  
47Paul Jordan          10  
Scoring Summary
QtrTimeScoring PlayScore
111:09SMU - Arthur Whittington 42 yd rush TD (Kick by Mark Embler Good), 4-67 0:540-7
14:52WVU - Dwyane Woods 14 yd rush TD (Kick by Bill McKenzie Good), 11-69 4:127-7
14:40WVU - Ron Lee 1 yd rush TD (Kick by Bill McKenzie Good), 1-1 0:1214-7
27:46SMU - Mark Embler 34 yd FG, 5-70 7:3914-10
31:08WVU - Dwyane Woods 2 yd rush TD (Kick by Bill McKenzie Good), 19-92 8:1921-10
30:18SMU - Freeman Johns 80 yd TD pass from Ricky Wesson, 2-81 0:5021-16
47:31WVU - Dwyane Woods 14 yd rush TD (Kick by Bill McKenzie Good), 9-80 3:4328-16
40:52SMU - David Bostick 1 yd rush TD (Kick by Mark Embler Fail), 14-59 4:1328-22
Attendance: 27,665
Score By Quarter
Team1234Total
SMU736622
West Virginia1407728
SMU
PosOffense
TEJoe Nobles
LTHenry Sheppard
LGGuy Thomas
CJay Dennis
RGHorace Derry
RTJim Duggan
SEFreeman Johns
QBChuck Benefield
FBDavid Bonilla
RHArthur Whittington
LHWayne Morris
West Virginia
PosOffense
TERandy Swinson
LTTom Brandner
LGBob Kaminski
CAl Gluchoski
RGSteve Earley
RTDavid Van Halanger
FLSteve Lewis
SEScott MacDonald
QBDan Kendra
TBArtie Owens
FBHeywood Smith
PosDefense
LCBLouis Blanton
RCBTony Perry
WLBMarion Harper
SSMark Howe
SLBRussell Johnson
FSMickey Early
RDTGene Williams
LDEDavid Headstream
MGJimmy Green
RDEChuck Ryan
LDTToxie Beavers
PosDefense
LCBChuck Braswell
RCBJohnny Schell
SSTom Pridemore
RLBRay Marshall
FSMark Burke
LLBSteve Dunlap
MGKen Culbertson
LDTChuck Smith
RDTRick Lukowski
RDEKen Braswell
LDEAndy Peters
Mark Embler, Tennell Atkins, David Hill, Bruce Hursh, David Bostick, Ricky Wesson, James Wright, Ricky Cowart, Robert Rasmussen, Tony Jackson, Anthony Myers, Charlie Adams, Putt Choate, Gary Nelson, Tam Hollingshead, Eddie Horn, Tom Lowey, Gaylen Lindsey, Clifford Agee, Bart Boren, Milton Jones, Gary Hetherington, Mike Johnson, Robert Weyman, Wayne Simpson, Joe Bays, Harris Brownlee, Ken Murphy, Jack Matkin, Sid Greehey
1-Ben Williams, Jr, 9-Tom Loadman, 10-Jeff Fette, 16-Danny Williams, 30-Bill McKenzie, 32-Dave Riley, 35-Paul Lumley, 40-Ron Lee, 43-Greg Anderson, 44-Dwyane Woods, 47-Paul Jordan, 53-Greg Dorn, 62-Dave Wilcher, 65-Joe Jelich, 66-Rick Pennypacker, 70-Clay Singletary, 73-Tom Antion, 76-Wayne Gatewood, 87-Pete McConnell, 88-Gary Lombard, 89-John "Bubba" Coker, 91-Norm Patterson