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1979 Virginia Cavaliers Roster

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Record: 6-5, .545 W-L% (57th of 140)
Conference: ACC  ▪ Conference Record: 1-4 (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Dick Bestwick (6-5)

PS/G: 23.5 (42nd of 140) ▪ PA/G: 12.2 (15th of 140)
SRS: 9.10 (33rd of 140) ▪ SOS: 2.28 (66th 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 Todd Kirtley* QB 88 Cmp, 178 Att, 1159 Yds, 6 TD
2 Rich Riccardi QB 1 Cmp, 6 Att, 12 Yds, 0 TD
3 Gordie Whitehead QB 4 Cmp, 19 Att, 50 Yds, 1 TD
4 Greg Taylor* RB 166 Att, 933 Yds, 5.6 Avg
5 Tom Vigorito* RB 184 Att, 1044 Yds, 5.7 Avg
6 Eric Fears RB 5 Att, 26 Yds, 5.2 Avg
7 David Hall RB 26 Att, 98 Yds, 3.8 Avg
8 Will Hummel RB 5 Att, 28 Yds, 5.6 Avg
9 Vince Mattox RB 21 Att, 91 Yds, 4.3 Avg
10 Mark Sanford RB 22 Att, 99 Yds, 4.5 Avg
11 Quentin Walker RB 16 Att, 61 Yds, 3.8 Avg
12 Ted Marchibroda* WR 17 Rec, 242 Yds, 14.2 Avg
13 Tim Moon* WR 13 Rec, 158 Yds, 12.2 Avg
14 Louis Collins WR 10 Rec, 152 Yds, 15.2 Avg
15 Andre Grier WR 6 Rec, 102 Yds, 17.0 Avg
16 Mike Newhall* TE 20 Rec, 196 Yds, 9.8 Avg
17 Gary Gomolak TE 5 Rec, 81 Yds, 16.2 Avg
18 Ron Kort* OL
19 Dan McKillican* OL
20 Brian Musselman* OL
21 Kurt Pierce* OL
22 Mike Sewak* OL
23 Jeff Morrow OL
24 Stuart Anderson* DL
25 Grant Hudson* DL
26 Quentin Murray* DL
27 Steve Potter* DL
28 Dave Sullivan* DL
29 Kelvin Anderson DL
30 Bryan Holoman* LB
31 Ken Newsome* LB
32 Bryan Coleman LB
33 Jim Hyson LB
34 Tony Blount* DB
35 Mike Brancati* DB
36 Bobby Call* DB
37 Bryan Shumock* DB
38 Pat Chester DB
39 Sean McCall DB