Boston College vs West Virginia
October 16, 1976 7:30pm at Alumni Stadium, Chestnut Hill, MA

Boston College
West Virginia
RushingNo.GainLossNetTDLongAvg.
Totals7127132682243.8
Anthony Brown2310311021134.4
Glen Capriola2473172193.0
Joe O'Brien1744143082.5
Paul McCarty44204202410.5
Dennis Buchanan3909043.0
RushingNo.GainLossNetTDLongAvg.
Totals3410631750162.2
Paul Lumley828028073.5
Dwayne Woods7295240103.4
Walter Easley8174130161.6
Dave Riley93221110131.2
Dan Kendra201-100-0.5
PassingCompAttIntYdsTDLongSacked
Totals220250140
Joe O'Brien220250140
PassingCompAttIntYdsTDLongSacked
Totals173552560391
Dan Kendra173552560391
ReceivingNo.YdsTDLongAvg.
Totals22501412.5
Dave Zumbach11401414.0
Don Petersen11101111.0
ReceivingNo.YdsTDLongAvg.
Totals1725603915.1
Steve Lewis510103920.2
Ben McDay47902919.8
Lee Dowell23102315.5
Cedric Thomas33001310.0
Walter Easley28044.0
Dave Riley17077.0
PuntingNo.YdsAvgLong
Totals833341.665
Jim Walton833341.665
PuntingNo.YdsAvgLong
Totals520741.448
Jeff Fette520741.448
ReturnsPRYdsLongKRYdsLongIntYdsLong
Totals114142281656428
Dave Zumbach11414      
Dennis Buchanan   11212   
Paul McCarty   11616   
Peter Cronan      11313
Kelly Elias      34528
Bob Watts      166
ReturnsPRYdsLongKRYdsLongIntYdsLong
Totals3181934721000
Tom Pridemore2-10      
Kevin Berkey11919      
Dwayne Woods   23721   
Lee Dowell   11010   
All-PurposeRushRecKRPRIRTotal
Totals26825281464399
Anthony Brown102    102
Glen Capriola72    72
Paul McCarty42 16  58
Kelly Elias    4545
Joe O'Brien43    43
Dave Zumbach 14 14 28
Dennis Buchanan9 12  21
Peter Cronan    1313
Don Petersen 11   11
Bob Watts    66
All-PurposeRushRecKRPRIRTotal
Totals7625647190398
Steve Lewis 101   101
Ben McDay 79   79
Dwayne Woods24 37  61
Lee Dowell 3110  41
Cedric Thomas 30   30
Paul Lumley28    28
Walter Easley138   21
Kevin Berkey   19 19
Dave Riley117   18
 Boston CollegeWest Virginia
First Downs1417
 Rushing124
 Passing211
 Penalty02
NET YARDS RUSHING26875
 Rushing Attempts7134
 Average Per Rush3.82.2
 Rushing Touchdowns20
 Yards Gained Rushing271106
 Yards Lost Rushing331
NET YARDS PASSING25256
 Completions-Attempts-Int2-2-017-35-5
 Average Per Attempt12.57.3
 Average Per Completion12.515.1
 Passing Touchdowns00
TOTAL OFFENSE YARDS293331
 Total Offense Plays7369
 Average Gain Per Play4.04.8
Fumbles: Number-Lost4-23-1
Penalties: Number-Yards6-755-61
PUNTS-YARDS8-3335-207
 Average Yards Per Punt41.641.4
Punt Returns: Number-Yards-TD1-14-03-18-0
 Average Per Return14.06.0
Kickoff Returns: Number-Yards-TD2-28-03-47-0
 Average Per Return14.015.7
Interceptions: Number-Yards-TD5-64-00-0-0
Fumble Returns: Number-Yards-TD0-0-00-0-0
Miscellaneous Yards  
Possession Time  
Third Down Conversions7 of 172 of 13
Fourth Down Conversions of of
Red Zone Scores-Chances--
Sacks By: Number-Yards--
Boston College
#NameSoloAstTotalSacksYdsTFLYdsFFFRYdsIntYdsBrUpBlks
 Totals579661.00 000056440
 Peter Cronan8210       113  
 Kevin Cunniff909           
 Mike Mayock617           
 Gene Brown617           
 Fred Smerlas3361.0          
 Bob Watts404       161 
 Byron Hemingway404           
 Kelly Elias404       345  
 Bob Moore314           
 Rich Scudellari303           
 Jeff Kaufman202         1 
 Bill Ohrenberger202           
 Dave Almeida112         2 
 Roger Reddick101           
 Bob Walsh101           
West Virginia
#NameSoloAstTotalSacksYdsTFLYdsFFFRYdsIntYdsBrUpBlks
 Totals821698 0 00200000
55Jeff Macerelli16218           
65Joe Jelich12214     2     
50Ken Culbertson11112           
78Chuck Smith9110           
 Tom Pridemore718           
1Harold Woods516           
90Ken Braswell426           
91Norm Patterson415           
51Fran Gleason415           
13Johnny Schell224           
47Paul Jordan224           
71Al Pisula202           
56Doc Holliday101           
25Larry Holbert101           
68Randy Weppler101           
 Dwayne Woods101           
Scoring Summary
QtrTimeScoring PlayScore
113:33BC - Anthony Brown 10 yd rush TD (Kick by Tim Moorman Good)0-7
15:56BC - Glen Capriola 1 yd rush TD (Kick by Tim Moorman Good)0-14
21:00WVU - Bill McKenzie 36 yd FG3-14
Attendance: 23,501
Score By Quarter
Team1234Total
Boston College1400014
West Virginia03003
Start Time: 7:30pm
Officials: John Joyce (Back Judge), Phil Lospitalle (Field Judge), John Warner (Head Linesman), Al DiStaola (Referee), Ron Abdow (Umpire)
Temperature: 56 • Wind: WSW 18mph • Weather: Clear, cold
Boston College
PosOffense
TEDon Petersen
LTJim Rourke
LGTom Lynch
CJoe Pedergast
RGSteve Schindler
RTJohn Maxwell
WRDave Zumbach
WRPaul McCarty
QBJoe O'Brien
RBAnthony Brown
RBGlen Capriola
West Virginia
PosOffense
TEBen McDay
LTWayne Gatewood
LGTom Antion
CClay Singletary
RGSteve Earley
RTTom Creeden
SESteve Lewis
FLTommy Bowden
QBDan Kendra
TBDave Riley
FBPaul Lumley
PosDefense
LCBKelly Elias
RCBJeff Kaufman
SDave Almeida
SPaul Murphy
MLBPeter Cronan
RLBRich Scudellari
LLBGene Brown
RDTFred Smerlas
LDTBob Moore
RDEBill Ohrenberger
LDEByron Hemingway
PosDefense
RCBJohnny Schell
LCBHarold Woods
FSPaul Jordan
SSTom Pridemore
LLBKen Culbertson
RLBJeff Macerelli
RDEKen Braswell
MGJoe Jelich
RDTNorm Patterson
LDEFran Gleason
LDTChuck Smith
Dennis Buchanan, Jim Walton, Bob Walsh, Bob Thayer, Joe Staub, Jim Sheridan, Roger Reddick, Bill Paulsen, Paul Moran, Tim Moorman, Mike Mayock, Dan Conway, Kevin Cunniff, Jeff Dziama, Bob Watts, Ed Finn, Junior Hogan, Jack Kent, Dave Poirier, Dan Cordeau, Mike Siegel
Dwayne Woods, Bill McKenzie, Cedric Thomas, Jeff Fette, Walter Easley, Lee Dowell, Kevin Berkey, 9-Tom Loadman, 16-Danny Williams, 17-John LaSavage, 18-Rich Duggan, 20-Leon Carter, 24-Reggie McLee, 25-Larry Holbert, 45-Lester Johnson, 56-Doc Holliday, 60-Bill Robb, 61-Terry Alessi, 68-Randy Weppler, 71-Al Pisula, 82-Robin Meeley