#10 Penn State vs West Virginia
October 22, 1977 at Beaver Stadium, University Park, PA

Penn State
West Virginia
RushingNo.GainLossNetTDLongAvg.
Totals60256252313293.9
Bob Torrey1410611050297.5
Steve Geise18494452112.5
Ed Guthrie9393360104.0
Booker Moore5282260115.2
Anthony Alguero617116052.7
Matt Suhey11001001010.0
Duane Taylor1404044.0
Chuck Fusina3303121.0
Tony Capozzolli3014-1400-4.7
RushingNo.GainLossNetTDLongAvg.
Totals48195541412282.9
Dave Riley2611791081214.2
Walter Easley1229029152.4
Cedric Thomas12802802828.0
Paul Lumley1303033.0
Danny Williams1011-110-11-11.0
Dan Kendra71834-16012-2.3
PassingCompAttIntYdsTDLongSacked
Totals101711522410
Chuck Fusina9140135241 
Tony Capozzolli13117017 
PassingCompAttIntYdsTDLongSacked
Totals194752221250
Dan Kendra19465222125 
Danny Williams010000 
ReceivingNo.YdsTDLongAvg.
Totals1015224115.2
Mickey Shuler25114125.5
Scott Fitzkee23212016.0
Jim Cefalo2190129.5
Bob Bassett2190109.5
Kip Vernaglia11701717.0
Steve Geise11401414.0
ReceivingNo.YdsTDLongAvg.
Totals1922212511.7
Randy Swinson710502015.0
Cedric Thomas47312518.3
Rich Duggan12002020.0
Walter Easley318096.0
Dave Riley460101.5
PuntingNo.YdsAvgLong
Totals24221.038
Pete Harris13838.038
Scott Fitzkee144.04
PuntingNo.YdsAvgLong
Totals718726.70
Ken Hatton618731.2 
TEAM100.00
ReturnsPRYdsLongKRYdsLongIntYdsLong
Totals380573542652821
Jim Cefalo2665724626   
Randy Sidler11414      
Bob Torrey   188   
Tom DePaso      177
Bruce Clark      12121
Pete Harris      100
Fred Ragucci      100
Paul Suhey      100
ReturnsPRYdsLongKRYdsLongIntYdsLong
Totals000547171100100
Dave Riley   22014   
Cedric Thomas   22317   
Jim Tackett   144   
Tom Pridemore      1100100
All-PurposeRushRecKRPRIRTotal
Totals245152548328562
Jim Cefalo 194666 131
Bob Torrey105 8  113
Steve Geise4514   59
Mickey Shuler 51   51
Ed Guthrie36    36
Scott Fitzkee 32   32
Booker Moore26    26
Bruce Clark    2121
Bob Bassett 19   19
Kip Vernaglia 17   17
Anthony Alguero16    16
Randy Sidler   14 14
Matt Suhey10    10
Tom DePaso    77
Duane Taylor4    4
Matt Millen   3 3
Chuck Fusina3    3
All-PurposeRushRecKRPRIRTotal
Totals168222470100537
Dave Riley108620  134
Cedric Thomas287323  124
Randy Swinson 105   105
Tom Pridemore    100100
Walter Easley2918   47
Rich Duggan 20   20
Jim Tackett  4  4
Paul Lumley3    3
 Penn StateWest Virginia
First Downs2421
 Rushing158
 Passing811
 Penalty12
NET YARDS RUSHING231141
 Rushing Attempts6048
 Average Per Rush3.92.9
 Rushing Touchdowns32
 Yards Gained Rushing256195
 Yards Lost Rushing2554
NET YARDS PASSING152222
 Completions-Attempts-Int10-17-119-47-5
 Average Per Attempt8.94.7
 Average Per Completion15.211.7
 Passing Touchdowns21
TOTAL OFFENSE YARDS383363
 Total Offense Plays7795
 Average Gain Per Play5.03.8
Fumbles: Number-Lost3-33-2
Penalties: Number-Yards5-497-52
PUNTS-YARDS2-427-187
 Average Yards Per Punt21.026.7
Punt Returns: Number-Yards-TD3-83-20-0-0
 Average Per Return27.70.0
Kickoff Returns: Number-Yards-TD3-54-05-47-0
 Average Per Return18.09.4
Interceptions: Number-Yards-TD5-28-01-100-1
Fumble Returns: Number-Yards-TD0-0-00-0-0
Miscellaneous Yards  
Possession Time30:0030:00
Third Down Conversions6 of 129 of 21
Fourth Down Conversions of of
Red Zone Scores-Chances--
Sacks By: Number-Yards--
Penn State
#NameSoloAstTotalSacksYdsTFLYdsFFFRYdsIntYdsBrUpBlks
 Totals5020702.0176.03302052850
 Tom DePaso8311       17  
 Rick Donaldson639     1     
 Matt Millen549  1.01     1 
 Randy Sidler325     1   1 
 Bill Banks2241.051.05       
 Bruce Clark224       1211 
 Pete Harris303       10  
 Scott Hettinger303  2.013     1 
 Doug Hostetler202           
 Lance Mehl202           
 Ron Hostetler202  1.02       
 Larry Kubin202           
John Walsh112           
 Tony Petruccio112           
 Neil Hutton112         1 
Earl Thompson101           
 Joe Diange101           
Steve Griffiths101           
 Joe Diminick101           
 Gene Gladys101           
 Joe Lally1011.0121.012       
 Fred Ragucci101       10  
 Rich Milot011           
 Paul Suhey          10  
West Virginia
#NameSoloAstTotalSacksYdsTFLYdsFFFRYdsIntYdsBrUpBlks
 Totals5031811.067.017020110010
51Fran Gleason8311  2.03       
58Bob Tomko6511  1.01       
55Jeff Macerelli5611           
97John Bendana437  1.03       
1Harold Woods426  1.02     1 
45Lester Johnson336     1     
22Tom Pridemore505     1 1100  
23Reggie Hughey235           
71Al Pisula224           
56Doc Holliday3031.061.06       
95Delbert Fowler213  1.02       
85Randy Swinson101           
21Mark Pupilli101           
42A.C. Mullens101           
25Larry Holbert101           
63Bob Ochs101           
37Terry Bowden101           
82Robin Meeley011           
7Mark "Dutch" Hoffman011           
17John LaSavage011           
Scoring Summary
QtrTimeScoring PlayScore
114:22PSU - Matt Millen 3 yd punt return TD (Kick by Matt Bahr Good)0-7
111:10PSU - Mickey Shuler 41 yd TD pass from Chuck Fusina (Kick by Matt Bahr Good)0-14
110:14PSU - Steve Geise 7 yd rush TD (Kick by Matt Bahr Good)0-21
16:07WVU - Walter Easley 1 yd rush TD (Kick by Bill McKenzie Good)7-21
25:44PSU - Scott Fitzkee 12 yd TD pass from Chuck Fusina (Kick by Matt Bahr Good)7-28
23:43PSU - Steve Geise 1 yd rush TD (Kick by Matt Bahr Good)7-35
22:52PSU - Jim Cefalo 57 yd punt return TD (Kick by Matt Bahr Good)7-42
38:29WVU - Tom Pridemore 100 yd interception return TD (Kick by Bill McKenzie Good)14-42
35:40PSU - Chuck Fusina 2 yd rush TD (Kick by Matt Bahr Good)14-49
30:57WVU - Dave Riley 1 yd rush TD (Kick by Bill McKenzie Good)21-49
42:37WVU - Cedric Thomas 8 yd TD pass from Dan Kendra (Kick by Bill McKenzie Good)28-49
Attendance: 62,108
Score By Quarter
Team1234Total
Penn State21217049
West Virginia7014728
Temperature: 66 • Wind: SW 15-20mph • Weather: Sunny, some cloudy intervals during the
Penn State
PosOffense
TEMickey Shuler
LTIrv Pankey
LGJohn Dunn
CChuck Correal
RGEric Cunningham
RTKeith Dorney
FLJim Cefalo
SEScott Fitzkee
QBChuck Fusina
HBSteve Geise
FBMatt Suhey
West Virginia
PosOffense
TERandy Swinson
LTJim Himic
LGTerry Alessi
CClay Singletary
RGRandy Weppler
RTJay Krohe
SECedric Thomas
FLRich Duggan
QBDan Kendra
TBDave Riley
FBWalter Easley
PosDefense
CBNeil Hutton
CBMike Guman
LBDoug Hostetler
LBRick Donaldson
LBTom DePaso
FSPete Harris
MGRandy Sidler
LDTBruce Clark
LDEBill Banks
RDTMatt Millen
RDEJoe Lally
PosDefense
CBHarold Woods
CBJohn LaSavage
LBBob Tomko
SSReggie Hughey
LBJeff Macerelli
DEFran Gleason
FSTom Pridemore
DEDoc Holliday
DTRobin Meeley
DTLester Johnson
MGJohn Bendana
Ron Hostetler, Scott Hettinger, Lance Mehl, Grover Edwards, Gene Gladys, Larry Kubin, Booker Moore, Anthony Alguero, Bob Torrey, Duane Taylor, Kip Vernaglia, Paul Suhey, Fred Ragucci, Rich Milot, Karl McCoy, Tony Capozzolli, Tony Petruccio, Joe Diange, Matt Bahr, Joe Diminick, Ron LaPointe, Ed Guthrie, Bob Bassett, Craig Coder, Tom Bradley, Paul Renaud, Earl Thompson, Martin Sierocinski, John Wojotowicz, Jim Romano, Andy Onkotz, Tom Wise, John Walsh, Pete Kugler, Steve Griffiths, Bill Dugan, Jim Brown, Mike Conforto, Michael Urquhart
Jim Tackett, 7-Mark "Dutch" Hoffman, 16-Danny Williams, 21-Mark Pupilli, 25-Larry Holbert, 30-Bill McKenzie, 35-Paul Lumley, 36-Ernie Haynes, 37-Terry Bowden, 42-A.C. Mullens, 47-Ken Hatton, 50-James "Rocky" Gianola, 52-Jack Palmer, 60-Chuck Gambill, 63-Bob Ochs, 64-Al Thomas, 71-Al Pisula, 74-Tom Creeden, 76-Wayne Gatewood, 83-Ben McDay, 87-Pete McConnell, 96-Tim Mackin