Boston College vs West Virginia
September 11, 1971 1:30pm at Old Mountaineer Field, Morgantown, WV

Boston College
West Virginia
RushingNo.GainLossNetTDLongAvg.
Totals5524868180103.3
Bill Thomas20769670 3.4
Phil Bennett14673640 4.6
Tom Bougus6370370 6.2
Ray Rippman114914351 3.2
Edward Rideout3190190 6.3
TEAM1042-420 -42.0
RushingNo.GainLossNetTDLongAvg.
Totals6534139302404.6
Andrew "Pete" Wood2421402142 8.9
Kerry Marbury14532510 3.6
Brian Chiles4190190 4.8
John Herold5120120 2.4
Mike Nelson48080 2.0
James Roark14040 4.0
Kim West13031 3.0
Bernie Galiffa11282711 0.1
Harry Blake1010-100 -10.0
PassingCompAttIntYdsTDLongSacked
Totals6223101100
Ray Rippman62231011  
PassingCompAttIntYdsTDLongSacked
Totals1120097100
Bernie Galiffa9160741  
Kim West240230  
ReceivingNo.YdsTDLongAvg.
Totals61011016.8
Edward Rideout1310 31.0
Don Schneider2261 13.0
Gordon Browne1180 18.0
Dennis Rozum1130 13.0
Bob Rush1130 13.0
ReceivingNo.YdsTDLongAvg.
Totals1197108.8
Nate Stephens2380 19.0
Harry Blake4331 8.3
Bernie Kirchner1120 12.0
Greg Ferris1110 11.0
Chris Potts180 8.0
Kerry Marbury2-50 -2.5
PuntingNo.YdsAvgLong
Totals725937.00
Steve Macinsky725937.0 
PuntingNo.YdsAvgLong
Totals832240.30
Steve Soroka727939.9 
Bob Sims14343.0 
ReturnsPRYdsLongKRYdsLongIntYdsLong
Totals2-5092220000
Gary Hudson1-3 5115    
Edward Rideout1-2 393    
Frank Smith   114    
ReturnsPRYdsLongKRYdsLongIntYdsLong
Totals5-40122047511
Leon Jenkins4-7    122 
John Billetz13    124 
Kerry Marbury   122    
Rick Weiskircher      118 
Wilbert "Wib" Newton      11111
All-PurposeRushRecKRPRIRTotal
Totals222101222-50540
Edward Rideout193193-2 141
Gary Hudson  115-3 112
Bill Thomas67    67
Phil Bennett64    64
Tom Bougus37    37
Ray Rippman35    35
Don Schneider 26   26
Gordon Browne 18   18
Frank Smith  14  14
Dennis Rozum 13   13
Bob Rush 13   13
All-PurposeRushRecKRPRIRTotal
Totals3029722-475492
Andrew "Pete" Wood214    214
Kerry Marbury51-522  68
Nate Stephens 38   38
John Billetz   32427
Harry Blake-1033   23
Brian Chiles19    19
Rick Weiskircher    1818
Leon Jenkins   -72215
John Herold12    12
Bernie Kirchner 12   12
Wilbert "Wib" Newton    1111
Greg Ferris 11   11
Mike Nelson8    8
Chris Potts 8   8
James Roark4    4
Kim West3    3
Bernie Galiffa1    1
 West VirginiaBoston College
First Downs1818
 Rushing1312
 Passing56
 Penalty00
NET YARDS RUSHING302180
 Rushing Attempts6555
 Average Per Rush4.63.3
 Rushing Touchdowns41
 Yards Gained Rushing341248
 Yards Lost Rushing3968
NET YARDS PASSING97101
 Completions-Attempts-Int11-20-06-22-3
 Average Per Attempt4.94.6
 Average Per Completion8.816.8
 Passing Touchdowns11
TOTAL OFFENSE YARDS399281
 Total Offense Plays8577
 Average Gain Per Play4.73.6
Fumbles: Number-Lost3-16-5
Penalties: Number-Yards5-512-10
PUNTS-YARDS8-3227-259
 Average Yards Per Punt40.337.0
Punt Returns: Number-Yards-TD5-(-4)-03-(-5)-0
 Average Per Return-0.8-1.7
Kickoff Returns: Number-Yards-TD1-22-09-223-0
 Average Per Return22.024.8
Interceptions: Number-Yards-TD4-75-10-0-0
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--
#NameSoloAstTotalSacksYdsTFLYdsFFFRYdsIntYdsBrUpBlks
 Totals000 0 00000000
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West Virginia
#NameSoloAstTotalSacksYdsTFLYdsFFFRYdsIntYdsBrUpBlks
 Totals000 0 000047500
25John Billetz          124  
21Leon Jenkins          122  
20Rick Weiskircher          118  
 Wilbert "Wib" Newton          111  
Scoring Summary
QtrTimeScoring PlayScore
19:30WVU - Andrew "Pete" Wood 27 yd rush TD (Kick by Bill Samuelson Good)0-7
11:26WVU - Frank Nester 23 yd FG0-10
212:46WVU - Bernie Galiffa 3 yd rush TD (Kick by Bill Samuelson Good)0-17
27:00BC - Ray Rippman 2 yd rush TD (Kick by Larry Berridge Good)7-17
36:11WVU - Wilbert "Wib" Newton 11 yd interception return TD (Kick by Bill Samuelson Good)7-24
30:31WVU - Harry Blake 4 yd TD pass from Bernie Galiffa (Kick by Bill Samuelson Good)7-31
413:07BC - Don Schneider 10 yd TD pass from Ray Rippman (Kick by Larry Berridge Good)14-31
46:54WVU - Andrew "Pete" Wood 1 yd rush TD (Kick by Bill Samuelson Good)14-38
40:40WVU - Kim West 3 yd rush TD (Kick by Bill Samuelson Good)14-45
Attendance: 31,500
Score By Quarter
Team1234Total
Boston College070714
West Virginia107141445
Start Time: 1:30pm
Officials: A.W. Bale (Back Judge), Anthony Minisi (Field Judge), Gilbert Mace (Head Linesman), Paul Bertha (Referee), J.D. Reilly (Umpire)
Temperature: 73 • Wind: light • Weather: Steady rain and hazy
Boston College
PosOffense
TEBob Rush
LTGreg Aungst
LGOrrie Scarminach
CKent Andiorio
RGSteve Corbett
RTTom Szocik
FLEdward Rideout
SEDennis Rozum
QBRay Rippman
HBTom Bougus
FBBill Thomas
West Virginia
PosOffense
TENate Stephens
LTTerry Voithofer
LGAdam Gluchoski
CGerald Schultze
RGB.C. Williams
RTBill Samuelson
FLChris Potts
SEHarry Blake
QBBernie Galiffa
TBKerry Marbury
FBAndrew "Pete" Wood
PosDefense
LCBGary Hudson
RCBLarry Molloy
ILBKevin Clemente
ILBAlbert Dhembe
OLBDave Ellison
SStephen Kirchner
OLBLucien Silva
LDEMichael Mucci
RDTGreg Fleck
RDEGregory Broskie
LDTJeff Yeates
PosDefense
RCBLeon Jenkins
LCBTom Geishauser
FSDavid Morris
RLBWilbert "Wib" Newton
MLBBilly Joe Mantooth
SSJack Hines
RDETom Tamburino
RDTDennis Reid
LDEBob Sims
RDERuss Sweickert
LDTFrank Samsa
Phil Bennett, John Kline, Steve Macinsky, Dennis McCleary, John McElgunn, Ed Prisco, Don Schneider, Frank Smith, Burt Stevens, Chris Kete, John Kelly, Chet Gladchuk, Jr, Larry Berridge, Mel Briggs, Gordon Browne, Dave Bucci, Steven Cipot, Jim Combs, Tom Condon, Gregg Dziama, Bill Knox, Dan Metzler, Chuck Anadore
Bernie Kirchner, Kim West, Frank Nester, James Roark, Steve Soroka, Mike Nelson, John Herold, Brian Chiles, Greg Ferris, 10-Doug Charley, 11-Mike Michael, 14-Ron Fusco, 20-Rick Weiskircher, 25-John Billetz, 27-Dick Hart, 30-John Harcharic, 51-John Withers, 52-Sam Nastase, 53-Terry King, 54-Dan Hannahs, 63-Tom Zakowski, 65-Jim Auxier, 66-Rick Stump, 72-Dan Larcamp, 75-Ron Brown, 76-Kevin Gladys, 78-Walt Bragg, 80-Ron Goodwin, 82-David Jagdmann, 83-Cliff Harris, 87-Scott Hindsley