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1970 West Virginia Mountaineers Roster

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Record: 8-3, .727 W-L% (22nd of 123)
Conference: Ind (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Bobby Bowden (8-3)

PS/G: 28.3 (22nd of 123) ▪ PA/G: 18.2 (39th of 123)
SRS: -0.69 (69th of 123) ▪ SOS: -7.96 (97th of 123)


  • Roster includes most starters and key reserves.
  • Starters are marked with an asterisk (*).
  • Read more about our data coverage.

Partial Roster

Player Class Pos Summary
Mike Sherwood* QB 117 Cmp, 193 Att, 1550 Yds, 15 TD
Bernie Galiffa QB 25 Cmp, 51 Att, 387 Yds, 3 TD
Dick Ward QB 6 Cmp, 10 Att, 81 Yds, 1 TD
Jim Braxton* RB 51 Att, 347 Yds, 6.8 Avg
Bob Gresham* RB 140 Att, 866 Yds, 6.2 Avg
Pete Wood* RB 131 Att, 713 Yds, 5.4 Avg
Frank Samsa RB 5 Rec, 64 Yds, 12.8 Avg
Ed Williams RB 124 Att, 524 Yds, 4.2 Avg
Ralph Williams RB 31 Att, 132 Yds, 4.3 Avg
Wayne Porter* WR 18 Rec, 251 Yds, 13.9 Avg
Nate Stephens* WR 16 Rec, 346 Yds, 21.6 Avg
John Billetz WR 9 Rec, 108 Yds, 12.0 Avg
Robin Kaser WR 4 Rec, 54 Yds, 13.5 Avg
Chris Potts WR 31 Rec, 346 Yds, 11.2 Avg
Scott Hindsley TE 1 Rec, 8 Yds, 8.0 Avg
Ken Osleger TE 1 Rec, 4 Yds, 4.0 Avg
Tom Horvath* OL
John Houghton* OL
Dick Roberts* OL
B.C. Williams* OL
Bob Zitelli* OL
Charlie Fisher* DL
John Hale* DL
Bob Sims* DL
Danny Wilfong* DL
Dave Benn* LB
Dale Farley* LB
Danny Smith* LB
Leon Jenkins* DB
Algie Labrasca* DB
David Morris* DB
Mike Slater* DB
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