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1978 Villanova Wildcats Stats

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Record: 5-6, .455 W-L% (74th of 138)
Conference: Ind (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Dick Bedesem (5-6)

PS/G: 18.7 (90th of 138) ▪ PA/G: 22.0 (89th of 138)
SRS: -8.75 (107th of 138) ▪ SOS: -6.03 (102nd of 138)

Team Stats

Most values are per game averages
Passing Rushing
Split G Cmp Att Pct Yds TD Att Yds Avg TD
Offense 11 5.3 13.4 39.5 72.4 0.1 56.9 206.1 3.6 2.1
Defense 11 10.5 21.1 49.6 133.6 0.7 49.5 210.3 4.3 2.1
Difference -5.2 -7.7 -10.1 -61.2 -0.6 +7.4 -4.2 -0.7 0.0

Passing

Passing
Rk Player Cmp Att Pct Yds Y/A AY/A TD Int Rate
1 Pat O'Brien 55 139 39.6 776 5.6 2.8 1 9 75.9
2 John Sutphin 3 6 50.0 20 3.3 -4.2 0 1 44.7
3 Bob Loscalzo 0 2 0.0 0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0

Rushing & Receiving

Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
1 Vince Thompson 173 639 3.7 6 8 82 10.3 0 181 721 4.0 6
2 Pat O'Brien 162 401 2.5 4 162 401 2.5 4
3 Dana Shelton 58 355 6.1 4 58 355 6.1 4
4 Shawn Passman 55 208 3.8 7 55 208 3.8 7
5 Greg Bedesem 48 175 3.6 0 7 91 13.0 1 55 266 4.8 1
6 Mike Gold 45 132 2.9 1 3 76 25.3 0 48 208 4.3 1
7 Mike Chenet 30 119 4.0 1 3 29 9.7 0 33 148 4.5 1
8 John Sutphin 27 143 5.3 0 27 143 5.3 0
9 Don Ziesel 24 61 2.5 0 24 61 2.5 0
10 Charlie Gross 2 30 15.0 0 11 152 13.8 0 13 182 14.0 0
11 Bob Loscalzo 2 4 2.0 0 2 4 2.0 0
12 Paul Columbia 15 211 14.1 0 15 211 14.1 0
13 Dennis McCauley 11 155 14.1 0 11 155 14.1 0

Defense & Fumbles

Tackles Def Int Fumbles
Rk Player Solo Ast Tot Loss Sk Int Yds Avg TD PD FR Yds TD FF
1 Charlie Kelly 4 40 10.0 0
2 David Martin 4 20 5.0 0
3 Don Brooks 1 3 3.0 0
4 Anthony Griggs 1 1 1.0 0
5 Bernie Hober 1 35 35.0 0
6 Leon Mareski 1 2 2.0 0
7 Steve Plastek 1 0 0.0 0

Kick & Punt Returns

Kick Ret Punt Ret
Rk Player Ret Yds Avg TD Ret Yds Avg TD
1 Bob Angelini 11 239 21.7 0
2 Shawn Passman 6 65 10.8 0
3 Mike Gold 5 82 16.4 0
4 Dana Shelton 5 72 14.4 0
5 David Martin 4 55 13.8 0 6 89 14.8 1
6 Mike Chenet 3 57 19.0 0
7 Don Ziesel 2 26 13.0 0
8 Jay Matthews 2 8 4.0 0
9 Greg Bedesem 1 54 54.0 0 3 31 10.3 0
10 Craig Dunn 1 9 9.0 0
11 Spencer Prescott 1 1 1.0 0
12 Charlie Gross 9 30 3.3 0

Kicking & Punting

Kicking Punting
Rk Player XPM XPA XP% FGM FGA FG% Pts Punts Yds Avg
1 Chuck Bushbeck 18 20 90.0 8 14 57.1 42
2 Joe Borajkiewicz 58 2230 38.4