Fordham vs West Virginia
October 21, 1950 at Old Mountaineer Field, Morgantown, WV

Fordham
West Virginia
RushingNo.GainLossNetTDLongAvg.
Totals5318984105102.0
Joseph Kozdeba5462440 8.8
Lawrence Higgins14489391 2.8
Andrew Lukac3230230 7.7
Anthony Costello5182160 3.2
David Ficca39180 2.7
James Underwood7181350 0.7
James Erickson33300 0.0
Samuel Coppola326-40 -1.3
William White1010-100 -10.0
Richard Doheny92238-160 -1.8
RushingNo.GainLossNetTDLongAvg.
Totals3714827121303.3
Al Purello10693661 6.6
Bill Lohr5340341 6.8
Bill Bryant7190190 2.7
Len Bellas7150151 2.1
James Cornwell49090 2.3
Bill Allen3210-80 -2.7
Kent Bartges1014-140 -14.0
PassingCompAttIntYdsTDLongSacked
Totals14180246200
Richard Doheny141802462  
PassingCompAttIntYdsTDLongSacked
Totals14331214000
Kent Bartges92111660  
Bill Allen5110480  
Al Purello01000  
ReceivingNo.YdsTDLongAvg.
Totals142462017.6
Alan Pfeifer102192 21.9
James Underwood2200 10.0
James Erickson140 4.0
Lawrence Higgins130 3.0
ReceivingNo.YdsTDLongAvg.
Totals142140015.3
Paul Bischoff71490 21.3
Al Purello4420 10.5
Ross Herron1120 12.0
Bill Bryant160 6.0
James Cornwell150 5.0
PuntingNo.YdsAvgLong
Totals931635.10
James Erickson931635.1 
PuntingNo.YdsAvgLong
Totals1137333.90
Al Purello932235.8 
Len Bellas25125.5 
ReturnsPRYdsLongKRYdsLongIntYdsLong
Totals513104850100
John Riordan364       
Andrew Lukac267    10 
Lawrence Higgins   247    
Anthony Costello   121    
James Erickson   117    
ReturnsPRYdsLongKRYdsLongIntYdsLong
Totals37061260000
Jim Priester12 235    
Ray Caldwell10       
Jimmy Price15       
Bill Lohr   240    
Al Purello   117    
James Cornwell   134    
All-PurposeRushRecKRPRIRTotal
Totals135246851310597
Alan Pfeifer 219   219
Andrew Lukac23  67090
Lawrence Higgins39347  89
John Riordan   64 64
Joseph Kozdeba44    44
Anthony Costello16 21  37
James Underwood520   25
James Erickson0417  21
David Ficca8    8
All-PurposeRushRecKRPRIRTotal
Totals14321412670490
Paul Bischoff 149   149
Al Purello664217  125
Bill Lohr34 40  74
James Cornwell9534  48
Jim Priester  352 37
Bill Bryant196   25
Len Bellas15    15
Ross Herron 12   12
Jimmy Price   5 5
 West VirginiaFordham
First Downs1414
 Rushing56
 Passing88
 Penalty10
NET YARDS RUSHING121105
 Rushing Attempts3753
 Average Per Rush3.32.0
 Rushing Touchdowns32
 Yards Gained Rushing148189
 Yards Lost Rushing2784
NET YARDS PASSING214246
 Completions-Attempts-Int14-33-114-18-0
 Average Per Attempt6.513.7
 Average Per Completion15.317.6
 Passing Touchdowns02
TOTAL OFFENSE YARDS335351
 Total Offense Plays7071
 Average Gain Per Play4.84.9
Fumbles: Number-Lost5-16-2
Penalties: Number-Yards3-458-80
PUNTS-YARDS11-3739-316
 Average Yards Per Punt33.935.1
Punt Returns: Number-Yards-TD3-7-05-131-0
 Average Per Return2.326.2
Kickoff Returns: Number-Yards-TD6-126-04-85-0
 Average Per Return21.021.3
Interceptions: Number-Yards-TD0-0-01-0-0
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--
Fordham
#NameSoloAstTotalSacksYdsTFLYdsFFFRYdsIntYdsBrUpBlks
 Totals000 0 00001000
 Andrew Lukac          10  
#NameSoloAstTotalSacksYdsTFLYdsFFFRYdsIntYdsBrUpBlks
 Totals000 0 00000000
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Scoring Summary
QtrTimeScoring PlayScore
1 FORD - Lawrence Higgins 10 yd rush TD6-0
1 FORD - James Underwood 10 yd rush TD (Kick by Edwin Kozdeba Good)13-0
1 WVU - Safety13-2
2 WVU - Len Bellas 1 yd rush TD (Kick by Gene Simmons Good)13-9
2 FORD - Alan Pfeifer 69 yd TD pass from Richard Doheny (Kick by Edwin Kozdeba Good)20-9
3 FORD - Alan Pfeifer 9 yd TD pass from Richard Doheny (Kick by Edwin Kozdeba Good)27-9
3 WVU - Al Purello 34 yd rush TD (Kick by Gene Simmons Good)27-16
4 WVU - Bill Lohr 10 yd rush TD (Kick by Gene Simmons Good)27-23
Attendance: 18,000
Score By Quarter
Team1234Total
Fordham1377027
West Virginia277723
Officials: Everett Hebel (Field Judge), Dave Fawcett (Head Linesman), John H. Coles (Referee), William Robinson (Umpire)
Fordham
PosOffense
LEAlan Pfeifer
LTWilliam Meuser
LGFred McAllister
CEdwin Kozdeba
RGEdward Boyle
REThomas Healey
RTThomas Murrin
QBRichard Doheny
FBLawrence Higgins
RHAndrew Lukac
LHJames Underwood
West Virginia
PosOffense
LEPaul Bischoff
LTJoe Harrick
LGJohn Bobbitt
CWilliam Valko
RERoss Herron
RGFrancis Boyle
RTJoseph Berkich
QBKent Bartges
FBBill Bryant
LHJames Cornwell
RHBill Lohr
Joseph Kozdeba, Anthony Costello, David Ficca, James Erickson, Samuel Coppola, William White, Arthur Hickey, Thomas Dolan, Richard Motta, William Schinnerer, John Riordan, Richard Sharry, Philip Saba, Robert Newcombe, Thomas Mareski, William Kazlauskas, Mario Di Marzo, Robert Silk, John Tronoski, Valentino Di Rico, Paul Westenberger, Michael Renaldo, Chris Campbell, George Appell
10-Bill Allen, 15-Gene Simmons, 22-Jim Priester, 23-Robert Litten, 25-Al Purello, 35-Len Bellas, 41-Jimmy Price, 43-Ray Caldwell, 67-Ronald Schaerti, 69-Louis Birurakis, 72-John Bove, 74-Zernie Wickline, 77-Kereazis "Kiki" Konstantinos, 83-Larry Ciccarelli, 86-Dick Davis, 87-Stoner Parsons