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1979 West Virginia Mountaineers Roster

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

PS/G: 16.8 (92nd of 140) ▪ PA/G: 25.4 (121st of 140)
SRS: 1.11 (66th of 140) ▪ SOS: 7.38 (27th of 140)


  • 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
Oliver Luck* QB 103 Cmp, 231 Att, 1292 Yds, 8 TD
Doug Banda QB 1 Cmp, 4 Att, 6 Yds, 0 TD
Roger Dietz QB 0 Cmp, 2 Att, 0 Yds, 0 TD
Robert Alexander* RB 118 Att, 656 Yds, 5.6 Avg
Eldridge Dixon* RB 101 Att, 461 Yds, 4.6 Avg
Ray Armstrong RB 23 Att, 113 Yds, 4.9 Avg
Curlin Beck RB 63 Att, 310 Yds, 4.9 Avg
Dane Conwell RB 33 Att, 142 Yds, 4.3 Avg
Reggie McLee RB 3 Att, 10 Yds, 3.3 Avg
Darrell Miller* WR 33 Rec, 507 Yds, 15.4 Avg
Cedric Thomas* WR 23 Rec, 341 Yds, 14.8 Avg
Billy Evans WR 1 Rec, 16 Yds, 16.0 Avg
Rich Duggan* TE 8 Rec, 75 Yds, 9.4 Avg
Mark Raugh TE 11 Rec, 138 Yds, 12.5 Avg
Pat Conochan* OL
Gordon Gordon* OL
Jim Himic* OL
Frank Kinczel* OL
Alan Thomas* OL
John Bendana* DL
Delbert Fowler* DL
Danny Lee* DL
Dave Oblak* DL
Mike Dawson* LB
Walt Easley* LB
Darryl Talley* LB
Jerry Holmes* DB
Sedrick King* DB
Everett Pettaway* DB
Fulton Walker* DB