Virginia Tech vs #4 West Virginia
October 15, 1983 12:38pm at Milan Puskar Stadium, Morgantown, WV

Virginia Tech
West Virginia
RushingNo.GainLossNetTDLongAvg.
Totals46200881120182.4
Tony Paige11481470164.3
Eddie Hunter635035095.8
Nigel Bowe3270270189.0
Maurice Williams22002001210.0
Otis Copeland624618093.0
Mark Cox164656-10012-0.6
Todd Greenwood2025-250-7-12.5
RushingNo.GainLossNetTDLongAvg.
Totals50164261381152.8
Ron Wolfley15641630134.2
King Harvey1746145092.6
Pat Randolph11392370153.4
Jeff Hostetler71522-7114-1.0
PassingCompAttIntYdsTDLongSacked
Totals122201090199
Mark Cox11180970197
Todd Greenwood130120122
Maurice Williams0100000
PassingCompAttIntYdsTDLongSacked
Totals122311560372
Jeff Hostetler122311560372
ReceivingNo.YdsTDLongAvg.
Totals121090199.1
Mike Shaw33601912.0
Clarence Nelson4330168.3
Terrence Howell2170118.5
Scott Rider11201212.0
Tony Paige17077.0
Donald Wayne Snell14044.0
ReceivingNo.YdsTDLongAvg.
Totals1215603713.0
Gary Mullen48103720.3
Rich Hollins34001713.3
Rob Bennett22401212.0
Wayne Brown11701717.0
Pat Randolph10000.0
Ron Wolfley1-60-6-6.0
PuntingNo.YdsAvgLong
Totals942146.864
David Cox942146.864
PuntingNo.YdsAvgLong
Totals627646.051
Steve Superick627646.051
ReturnsPRYdsLongKRYdsLongIntYdsLong
Totals3281334418100
Derek Carter32813      
Clarence Nelson   11313   
Terrence Howell   11313   
Eddie Hunter   11818   
Jesse Penn      100
ReturnsPRYdsLongKRYdsLongIntYdsLong
Totals4503612323000
Willie Drewrey45036      
Gary Mullen   12323   
All-PurposeRushRecKRPRIRTotal
Totals14710944280328
Tony Paige477   54
Eddie Hunter35 18  53
Clarence Nelson 3313  46
Mike Shaw 36   36
Terrence Howell 1713  30
Derek Carter   28 28
Nigel Bowe27    27
Maurice Williams20    20
Otis Copeland18    18
Scott Rider 12   12
Donald Wayne Snell 4   4
All-PurposeRushRecKRPRIRTotal
Totals14515623500374
Gary Mullen 8123  104
Ron Wolfley63-6   57
Willie Drewrey   50 50
King Harvey45    45
Rich Hollins 40   40
Pat Randolph370   37
Rob Bennett 24   24
Wayne Brown 17   17
 West VirginiaVirginia Tech
First Downs2118
 Rushing910
 Passing96
 Penalty32
NET YARDS RUSHING138112
 Rushing Attempts5046
 Average Per Rush2.82.4
 Rushing Touchdowns10
 Yards Gained Rushing164200
 Yards Lost Rushing2688
NET YARDS PASSING156109
 Completions-Attempts-Int12-23-112-22-0
 Average Per Attempt6.85.0
 Average Per Completion13.09.1
 Passing Touchdowns00
TOTAL OFFENSE YARDS294221
 Total Offense Plays7368
 Average Gain Per Play4.03.3
Fumbles: Number-Lost4-12-1
Penalties: Number-Yards3-456-70
PUNTS-YARDS6-2769-421
 Average Yards Per Punt46.046.8
Punt Returns: Number-Yards-TD4-50-03-28-0
 Average Per Return12.59.3
Kickoff Returns: Number-Yards-TD1-23-03-44-0
 Average Per Return23.014.7
Interceptions: Number-Yards-TD0-0-01-0-0
Fumble Returns: Number-Yards-TD1-0-01-0-0
Miscellaneous Yards00
Possession Time33:2526:35
Third Down Conversions6 of 160 of 13
Fourth Down Conversions of of
Red Zone Scores-Chances--
Sacks By: Number-Yards9-791-6
Virginia Tech
#NameSoloAstTotalSacksYdsTFLYdsFFFRYdsIntYdsBrUpBlks
 Totals5611671.065.0120101010
 James Robinson8412     10    
 Ashley Lee11011           
 Mike Johnson718  1.01       
 Jesse Penn426       10  
 Bruce Smith5051.062.07     1 
 Derek Carter505           
 James Patterson415           
 Mark Webb404  1.03       
 Bryan Burleigh303  1.01       
 Jake Clarke213           
 Cornell Urquhart202           
 Robby Jackson112           
 Ray Fitts011           
West Virginia
#NameSoloAstTotalSacksYdsTFLYdsFFFRYdsIntYdsBrUpBlks
 Totals6110719.07910.0850100030
45Steve Hathaway82105.0425.042       
96Jim Merritts7182.0162.016       
8Anthony Daniels7180.530.53       
44Tim Agee628           
47Ed Hughes325         1 
38Dave Preston404         1 
31Arthur Ashe404         1 
37Van Richardson404  1.06       
97Rich Walters3140.590.59       
49Derek Christian314           
28Steve Newberry202           
30Fred Smalls202           
27Mike Scott202           
50Matt Smith202           
92Brad Minetree101           
55Dave Oblak1011.091.09 10    
43Cam Zopp101           
59Scott Dixon101           
Scoring Summary
QtrTimeScoring PlayScore
16:12WVU - Jeff Hostetler 1 yd rush TD (Kick by Paul Woodside Good), 6-23 3:010-7
28:25WVU - Paul Woodside 35 yd FG, 10-60 4:300-10
43:50WVU - Paul Woodside 31 yd FG, 7-59 2:440-13
Attendance: 57,181
Score By Quarter
Team1234Total
Virginia Tech00000
West Virginia730313
Start Time: 12:38pm
Officials: Jim Egizio (Back Judge), James Twitty (Field Judge), Donald G. McDonnell (Head Linesman), Michael Samples (Line Judge), C.C. Dailey (Referee), Joe Shosid (Um)
Temperature: 63 • Wind: SW 4-5mph • Weather: Sunny and warm
Virginia Tech
PosOffense
TEMike Shaw
LTEd Keiffer
LGKent Thomas
CMark Johnson
RGVincent Johnson
RTBilly Leeson
SESteve Ellsworth
QBMark Cox
TBOtis Copeland
FBTony Paige
WBClarence Nelson
West Virginia
PosOffense
TERob Bennett
LTBrian Jozwiak
LGScott Barrows
CBill Legg
RGDave DeJarnett
RTKurt Kehl
SERich Hollins
FLWayne Brown
QBJeff Hostetler
TBKing Harvey
FBRon Wolfley
PosDefense
LCBDerek Carter
RCBJake Clarke
DEJesse Penn
DEDavid Marvel
LBMike Johnson
FSAshley Lee
SSBryan Burleigh
LBJames Robinson
NGMark Webb
RDTBruce Smith
LDTJames Patterson
PosDefense
CBMike Scott
CBSteve Newberry
ILBDerek Christian
ILBDave Preston
FSTim Agee
OLBEd Hughes
OLBSteve Hathaway
SSAnthony Daniels
DTJim Merritts
DTRich Walters
NGDave Oblak
Don Wade, Scott Rider, Robby Jackson, Maurice Williams, Eddie Hunter, David Cox, Todd Greenwood, Terrence Howell, Ray Fitts, Nigel Bowe, Cornell Urquhart, Donald Wayne Snell
1-Gary Mullen, 3-Paul Woodside, 11-Steve Superick, 24-Pat Randolph, 30-Fred Smalls, 31-Arthur Ashe, 37-Van Richardson, 43-Cam Zopp, 48-Willie Drewrey, 50-Matt Smith, 59-Scott Dixon, 92-Brad Minetree