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1979 Boston College Eagles Roster

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Record: 5-6, .455 W-L% (78th of 140)
Conference: Ind (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Ed Chlebek (5-6)

PS/G: 19.5 (73rd of 140) ▪ PA/G: 19.5 (72nd of 140)
SRS: 0.77 (67th of 140) ▪ SOS: 1.59 (70th of 140)

  • Roster includes most starters and key reserves.
  • Starters are marked with an asterisk (*).
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Partial Roster

Rk Player Class Pos Summary
1 Jay Palazola* QB 55 Cmp, 144 Att, 747 Yds, 2 TD
2 Doug Guyer QB 0 Cmp, 2 Att, 0 Yds, 0 TD
3 John Loughery QB 29 Cmp, 80 Att, 554 Yds, 3 TD
4 Dennis Scala QB 0 Cmp, 1 Att, 0 Yds, 0 TD
5 Dan Conway* RB 196 Att, 856 Yds, 4.4 Avg
6 Shelby Gamble* RB 164 Att, 776 Yds, 4.7 Avg
7 Kevin Benjamin RB 29 Att, 129 Yds, 4.4 Avg
8 Ed Chomicki RB 1 Att, 1 Yds, 1.0 Avg
9 Nick Lubischer RB 3 Att, 6 Yds, 2.0 Avg
10 Jeff Medina RB 7 Att, 41 Yds, 5.9 Avg
11 Leo Smith RB 51 Att, 243 Yds, 4.8 Avg
12 Geoff Townsend RB 4 Att, 16 Yds, 4.0 Avg
13 Rob Rikard* WR 24 Rec, 603 Yds, 25.1 Avg
14 Kevin Dempsey WR 1 Rec, 11 Yds, 11.0 Avg
15 Rich Green WR 1 Rec, 7 Yds, 7.0 Avg
16 Scott Nizolek WR 2 Rec, 40 Yds, 20.0 Avg
17 Bernie Sales WR 1 Rec, 8 Yds, 8.0 Avg
18 Jon Schoen* TE 8 Rec, 126 Yds, 15.8 Avg
19 Tim Sherwin* TE 20 Rec, 310 Yds, 15.5 Avg
20 Tom Carr TE 4 Rec, 65 Yds, 16.3 Avg
21 Greg Cantone* OL
22 Bill Chaplick* OL
23 Casey Muldoon* OL
24 Gerry Raymond* OL
25 Karl Swanke* OL
26 John Schmeding OL
27 Joe Ferraro* DL
28 Clint Gaffney* DL
29 Jack Kent* DL
30 Joe Nash* DL
31 Bill Stephanos* DL
32 Jim Budness* LB
33 Jeff Dziama* LB
34 Doug Alston* DB
35 Rich Dyer* DB
36 Mike Mayock* DB
37 Jerry Stabile* DB
38 Jeff Ryan DB