Temple vs West Virginia
October 21, 1978 at Veterans Stadium, Philadelphia, PA

Temple
West Virginia
RushingNo.GainLossNetTDLongAvg.
Totals3716461582224.3
Zachary Dixon22961952114.3
Anthony Anderson6310310155.2
Brian Broomell7345290224.1
Mark Bright1202022.0
Fitzgerald Benson1101011.0
RushingNo.GainLossNetTDLongAvg.
Totals54192261663133.1
Dane Conwell1350347183.6
Fulton Walker8470470135.9
Mark "Dutch" Hoffman144919301102.1
Eldridge Dixon924024142.7
Robert Alexander1022418051.8
PassingCompAttIntYdsTDLongSacked
Totals112701621290
Brian Broomell11270162129 
PassingCompAttIntYdsTDLongSacked
Totals122211921280
Mark "Dutch" Hoffman12221192128 
ReceivingNo.YdsTDLongAvg.
Totals1116212914.7
Wiley Pitts55612111.2
Steve Watson34801916.0
Anthony Anderson22902314.5
Curt Parvin12902929.0
ReceivingNo.YdsTDLongAvg.
Totals1219212816.0
Steve Lewis48912822.3
Rich Duggan35902819.7
Darrell Miller22802614.0
Dane Conwell19099.0
Robert Alexander15055.0
Eldridge Dixon12022.0
PuntingNo.YdsAvgLong
Totals523146.252
Casey Murphy523146.252
PuntingNo.YdsAvgLong
Totals416340.844
Curt Carion416340.844
ReturnsPRYdsLongKRYdsLongIntYdsLong
Totals2903480100
Gerald Lucear12 122    
Mark Weaver17 115    
Drew Wesnak   111    
Mark McCants      10 
ReturnsPRYdsLongKRYdsLongIntYdsLong
Totals327058301-10
Fulton Walker327 361    
Robert Alexander   222    
Al Pisula      1-1 
All-PurposeRushRecKRPRIRTotal
Totals1581624890377
Zachary Dixon95    95
Anthony Anderson3129   60
Wiley Pitts 56   56
Steve Watson 48   48
Brian Broomell29    29
Curt Parvin 29   29
Gerald Lucear  222 24
Mark Weaver  157 22
Drew Wesnak  11  11
Mark Bright2    2
Fitzgerald Benson1    1
All-PurposeRushRecKRPRIRTotal
Totals16619283270468
Fulton Walker47 6127 135
Steve Lewis 89   89
Rich Duggan 59   59
Dane Conwell479   56
Robert Alexander18522  45
Mark "Dutch" Hoffman30    30
Darrell Miller 28   28
Eldridge Dixon242   26
 TempleWest Virginia
First Downs1923
 Rushing912
 Passing79
 Penalty32
NET YARDS RUSHING158166
 Rushing Attempts3754
 Average Per Rush4.33.1
 Rushing Touchdowns23
 Yards Gained Rushing164192
 Yards Lost Rushing626
NET YARDS PASSING162192
 Completions-Attempts-Int11-27-112-22-1
 Average Per Attempt6.08.7
 Average Per Completion14.716.0
 Passing Touchdowns11
TOTAL OFFENSE YARDS320358
 Total Offense Plays6476
 Average Gain Per Play5.04.7
Fumbles: Number-Lost1-04-1
Penalties: Number-Yards6-643-38
PUNTS-YARDS5-2314-163
 Average Yards Per Punt46.240.8
Punt Returns: Number-Yards-TD2-9-03-27-0
 Average Per Return4.59.0
Kickoff Returns: Number-Yards-TD3-48-05-83-0
 Average Per Return16.016.6
Interceptions: Number-Yards-TD1-0-01-(-1)-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--
Temple
#NameSoloAstTotalSacksYdsTFLYdsFFFRYdsIntYdsBrUpBlks
 Totals2370932.0132.0130101000
 Mike Curcio51116           
 Mike King01212           
 Mark McCants5611       10  
 Joe Rosati2681.0111.011       
 Kenneth Streich088     1     
 Colin McCarty257           
 Seth Demberg1561.021.02       
 Robert Keels224           
 Brett Egan224           
 Bob Verrelle134           
 Rich McCoy134           
 Brian Wensel134           
 Donald Carden033           
 Sam Shaffer101           
 Michael Fuoco011           
West Virginia
#NameSoloAstTotalSacksYdsTFLYdsFFFRYdsIntYdsBrUpBlks
 Totals164460 0 00001-110
55Jeff Macerelli21012           
51John Garcia268           
65Joe Jelich257           
56Doc Holliday167           
95Delbert Fowler156         1 
17John LaSavage235           
23Jerry Holmes224           
97John Bendana213           
2Jamie Keys112           
41Calvin Turner022           
80Jeff Seals022           
71Al Pisula101       1-1  
86Dave Sarkus011           
Scoring Summary
QtrTimeScoring PlayScore
110:54WVU - Mark "Dutch" Hoffman 1 yd rush TD (Kick by Steve Sinclair Good)7-0
18:16TEM - Ronald Fioravanti 44 yd FG7-3
28:01WVU - Steve Lewis 25 yd TD pass from Mark "Dutch" Hoffman ( by Steve Sinclair )14-3
20:07TEM - Ronald Fioravanti 23 yd FG14-6
35:41WVU - Dane Conwell 1 yd rush TD (Kick by Steve Sinclair Good)21-6
33:29TEM - Zachary Dixon 11 yd rush TD (Pass by Anthony Anderson Good)21-14
412:20TEM - Zachary Dixon 5 yd rush TD (Kick by Ronald Fioravanti Good)21-21
45:32TEM - Wiley Pitts 21 yd TD pass from Brian Broomell (Kick by Ronald Fioravanti Good)21-28
41:02WVU - Eldridge Dixon 1 yd rush TD (Rush by Dane Conwell Fail)27-28
Attendance: 11,445
Score By Quarter
Team1234Total
Temple3381428
West Virginia777627
Temperature: 64 • Wind: SW 8mph • Weather: Sunny, 56% humidity
Temple
PosOffense
LTJim Masker
LGBob Brewer
CBarry Collins
RECurt Parvin
RGJoe Nedley
RTPhil Prohaska
FLWiley Pitts
SESteve Watson
QBBrian Broomell
RBAnthony Anderson
RBZachary Dixon
West Virginia
PosOffense
TERich Duggan
LTTom Creeden
LGAl Thomas
CPat Conachan
RGJim Himic
RTRandy Weppler
FLDarrell Miller
SESteve Lewis
QBMark "Dutch" Hoffman
RBRobert Alexander
RBDane Conwell
PosDefense
LCBJoe Rosati
RCBRich McCoy
RLBMike Curcio
SSRobert Keels
LLBSam Sakocius
FSMark McCants
MGSeth Demberg
LDTColin McCarty
LDEBrett Egan
RDTBob Verrelle
RDEKenneth Streich
PosDefense
CBJohn LaSavage
CBMalcolm Hunter
FSJerry Holmes
LBJohn Garcia
LBJeff Macerelli
SSJamie Keys
LDTJohn Bendana
MGJoe Jelich
RDTAl Pisula
LDEDoc Holliday
RDEDelbert Fowler
Mark Bright, Mike King, Donald Carden, Sam Shaffer, Gerald Lucear, Drew Wesnak, Brian Wensel, Michael Fuoco, Ronald Fioravanti, Fitzgerald Benson, Casey Murphy, Mark Weaver
1-Steve Sinclair, 5-Curt Carion, 24-Eldridge Dixon, 40-Fulton Walker, 41-Calvin Turner, 80-Jeff Seals, 86-Dave Sarkus