Kentucky vs West Virginia
October 6, 1979 at Old Mountaineer Field, Morgantown, WV

Kentucky
West Virginia
RushingNo.GainLossNetTDLongAvg.
Totals420097002.3
Portela17  360 2.1
Jones9  280 3.1
Donigan12  200 1.7
Venable4  130 3.3
RushingNo.GainLossNetTDLongAvg.
Totals5700232104.1
Robert Alexander13  1070 8.2
Oliver Luck22  641 2.9
Eldridge Dixon12  330 2.8
Curlin Beck6  190 3.2
Ray Armstrong4  90 2.3
PassingCompAttIntYdsTDLongSacked
Totals71311200730
Portela7131120073 
PassingCompAttIntYdsTDLongSacked
Totals612158000
Oliver Luck6121580  
ReceivingNo.YdsTDLongAvg.
Totals712007317.1
McDaniel17307373.0
Watson2240 12.0
Wilson3190 6.3
Venable14044.0
ReceivingNo.YdsTDLongAvg.
Totals6580199.7
Robert Alexander11901919.0
Cedric Thomas2150 7.5
Curlin Beck11201212.0
Rich Duggan19099.0
Ray Armstrong13033.0
PuntingNo.YdsAvgLong
Totals726137.30
Poulton726137.3 
PuntingNo.YdsAvgLong
Totals730743.90
Curt Carion730743.9 
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All-PurposeRushRecKRPRIRTotal
Totals97120000217
McDaniel 73   73
Portela36    36
Jones28    28
Watson 24   24
Donigan20    20
Wilson 19   19
Venable134   17
All-PurposeRushRecKRPRIRTotal
Totals23258000290
Robert Alexander10719   126
Oliver Luck64    64
Eldridge Dixon33    33
Curlin Beck1912   31
Cedric Thomas 15   15
Ray Armstrong93   12
Rich Duggan 9   9
 West VirginiaKentucky
First Downs156
 Rushing124
 Passing22
 Penalty10
NET YARDS RUSHING23297
 Rushing Attempts5742
 Average Per Rush4.12.3
 Rushing Touchdowns10
 Yards Gained Rushing260105
 Yards Lost Rushing288
NET YARDS PASSING58120
 Completions-Attempts-Int6-12-17-13-1
 Average Per Attempt4.89.2
 Average Per Completion9.717.1
 Passing Touchdowns00
TOTAL OFFENSE YARDS290217
 Total Offense Plays6955
 Average Gain Per Play4.23.9
Fumbles: Number-Lost4-22-0
Penalties: Number-Yards5-555-37
PUNTS-YARDS7-3077-261
 Average Yards Per Punt43.937.3
Punt Returns: Number-Yards-TD5-(-9)-5-13-
 Average Per Return-1.82.6
Kickoff Returns: Number-Yards-TD2-46-3-28-
 Average Per Return23.09.3
Interceptions: Number-Yards-TD1--1--
Fumble Returns: Number-Yards-TD0-0-02-0-0
Miscellaneous Yards  
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Sacks By: Number-Yards--
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Attendance: 33,792
Score By Quarter
Team1234Total
Kentucky03306
West Virginia037010
Kentucky
West Virginia
Portela, Jones, Donigan, Venable, McDaniel, Watson, Wilson, Poulton, Strein
1-Steve Sinclair, 4-Eldridge Dixon, 5-Curt Carion, 9-Cedric Thomas, 12-Oliver Luck, 20-Curlin Beck, 21-Ray Armstrong, 31-Robert Alexander, 88-Rich Duggan