#20 Pitt vs West Virginia
November 11, 1978 at Pitt Stadium, Pittsburgh, PA

Pitt
West Virginia
RushingNo.GainLossNetTDLongAvg.
Totals50297142836505.7
Ray Jones1816901692509.4
Larry Sims11540542124.9
Rick Trocano6276211183.5
Barry Compton4212190114.8
Russell Carter414014183.5
Gordon Jones1909099.0
Steve Harris2303021.5
Willie Collier102-20-2-2.0
Jeff Delaney304-400-1.3
RushingNo.GainLossNetTDLongAvg.
Totals4010065350130.9
Robert Alexander1139831082.8
Garnet Edwards3210210137.0
Mike Williams5909071.8
Eldridge Dixon1606066.0
Terry Bowden3211010.3
Billy McLee3220010.0
Dane Conwell104-40-4-4.0
Mark "Dutch" Hoffman132150-2905-2.2
PassingCompAttIntYdsTDLongSacked
Totals172622181320
Rick Trocano13170146023 
Jeff Delaney49272132 
PassingCompAttIntYdsTDLongSacked
Totals92411131310
Mark "Dutch" Hoffman8201101131 
Mike Williams14012012 
ReceivingNo.YdsTDLongAvg.
Totals1721813212.8
Gordon Jones46713216.8
Larry Sims45201113.0
Steve Gaustad44201310.5
Ray Jones3240128.0
Benjie Pryer12302323.0
K. Williams11001010.0
ReceivingNo.YdsTDLongAvg.
Totals911313112.6
Steve Lewis23613118.0
Robert Alexander22601513.0
Darrell Miller22601413.0
Rich Duggan11301313.0
Dane Conwell16066.0
Robin Meeley16066.0
PuntingNo.YdsAvgLong
Totals313946.350
Joseph Gasparovic313946.350
PuntingNo.YdsAvgLong
Totals1035835.854
Curt Carion1035835.854
ReturnsPRYdsLongKRYdsLongIntYdsLong
Totals433011313155
Jo Jo Heath332       
Ray Jones11 11313   
Dave DiCiccio      155
ReturnsPRYdsLongKRYdsLongIntYdsLong
Totals212059502-20
Jerry Holmes212    100
Robert Alexander   367    
Terry Bowden   113    
Billy McLee   115    
John Garcia      1-2-2
All-PurposeRushRecKRPRIRTotal
Totals28921813335558
Ray Jones16924131 207
Larry Sims5452   106
Gordon Jones967   76
Steve Gaustad 42   42
Jo Jo Heath   32 32
Benjie Pryer 23   23
Rick Trocano21    21
Barry Compton19    19
Russell Carter14    14
K. Williams 10   10
Dave DiCiccio    55
Steve Harris3    3
All-PurposeRushRecKRPRIRTotal
Totals6411395120284
Robert Alexander312667  124
Steve Lewis 36   36
Darrell Miller 26   26
Garnet Edwards21    21
Billy McLee0 15  15
Terry Bowden1 13  14
Rich Duggan 13   13
Jerry Holmes   12012
Mike Williams9    9
Robin Meeley 6   6
Eldridge Dixon6    6
Dane Conwell-46   2
 PittWest Virginia
First Downs2712
 Rushing144
 Passing126
 Penalty12
NET YARDS RUSHING28335
 Rushing Attempts5040
 Average Per Rush5.70.9
 Rushing Touchdowns60
 Yards Gained Rushing297100
 Yards Lost Rushing1465
NET YARDS PASSING218113
 Completions-Attempts-Int17-26-29-24-1
 Average Per Attempt8.44.7
 Average Per Completion12.812.6
 Passing Touchdowns11
TOTAL OFFENSE YARDS501148
 Total Offense Plays7664
 Average Gain Per Play6.62.3
Fumbles: Number-Lost4-30-0
Penalties: Number-Yards8-1065-66
PUNTS-YARDS3-13910-358
 Average Yards Per Punt46.335.8
Punt Returns: Number-Yards-TD4-33-02-12-0
 Average Per Return8.36.0
Kickoff Returns: Number-Yards-TD2-34-05-95-0
 Average Per Return17.019.0
Interceptions: Number-Yards-TD1-5-02-(-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--
Pitt
#NameSoloAstTotalSacksYdsTFLYdsFFFRYdsIntYdsBrUpBlks
 Totals000 0 00001500
 Dave DiCiccio          15  
West Virginia
#NameSoloAstTotalSacksYdsTFLYdsFFFRYdsIntYdsBrUpBlks
 Totals000 0 00002-200
51John Garcia          1-2  
23Jerry Holmes          10  
QtrTimeScoring PlayScore
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Attendance: 53,074
Score By Quarter
Team1234Total
Pitt714211052
West Virginia00707
Temperature: 58 • Wind: SW 7-8mph • Weather: Sunny
Pitt
West Virginia
Gordon Jones, Barry Compton, Steve Harris, Russell Carter, Ray Jones, Joseph Gasparovic, Jeff Delaney, Mark Schubert, Dave Trout, Rick Trocano, Benjie Pryer, Willie Collier, Larry Sims, Steve Gaustad, Dave DiCiccio, Jo Jo Heath, K. Williams
1-Steve Sinclair, 5-Curt Carion, 6-Mike Williams, 7-Mark "Dutch" Hoffman, 21-Terry Bowden, 23-Jerry Holmes, 24-Eldridge Dixon, 31-Robert Alexander, 32-Dane Conwell, 33-Steve Lewis, 42-Garnet Edwards, 50-Billy McLee, 51-John Garcia, 81-Darrell Miller, 82-Robin Meeley, 88-Rich Duggan