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1980 Virginia Tech Hokies Roster

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Record: 8-4, .667 W-L% (31st of 138)
Conference: Ind (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Bill Dooley (8-4)

PS/G: 20.8 (67th of 138) ▪ PA/G: 10.8 (6th of 138)
SRS: 6.48 (39th of 138) ▪ SOS: -1.69 (83rd of 138)

Bowl Game: Lost Peach Bowl 20-10 versus Miami (FL)


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

Player Class Pos Summary
Steve Casey* QB 97 Cmp, 176 Att, 1119 Yds, 13 TD
Jeff Bolton QB 14 Cmp, 26 Att, 218 Yds, 1 TD
Scott Dovel* RB 86 Att, 343 Yds, 4.0 Avg
Cyrus Lawrence* RB 271 Att, 1221 Yds, 4.5 Avg
Tony Blackmon RB 3 Att, 32 Yds, 10.7 Avg
Rusty Cook RB 14 Att, 66 Yds, 4.7 Avg
Johnnie Edmonds RB 92 Att, 402 Yds, 4.4 Avg
Billy Hite RB 2 Att, 25 Yds, 12.5 Avg
Tony Paige RB 10 Att, 51 Yds, 5.1 Avg
Mike Giacolone* WR 25 Rec, 287 Yds, 11.5 Avg
Sidney Snell* WR 43 Rec, 568 Yds, 13.2 Avg
Tony McKee WR 15 Rec, 163 Yds, 10.9 Avg
Steve Scaggs WR 4 Rec, 77 Yds, 19.3 Avg
Rob Purdham* TE 7 Rec, 81 Yds, 11.6 Avg
Joe Jones TE 1 Rec, 8 Yds, 8.0 Avg
Mike Shaw TE 4 Rec, 60 Yds, 15.0 Avg
Wally Browne* OL
George Evans* OL
Gary Smith* OL
Roe Waldron* OL
Steve Wirt* OL
Lowell Eakin OL
Wayne Mutter OL
Mike Borden* DL
Robert Brown* DL
Mike Kovac* DL
Rick Miley* DL
Padro Phillips* DL
Ashley Lee* LB
Lewis Stuart* LB
Mike Johnson LB
Ron Luraschi LB
Paul Davis* DB
Carl McDonald* DB
John Scott* DB
Lawrence Young* DB
Jerome Pannell DB
Dave Smigelsky P