(13) Virginia Tech
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Pittsburgh
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(13) Virginia Tech (2-1) 0314017
Pittsburgh (1-2) 1477735
  • September 15, 2012
    Heinz Field, Pittsburgh, PA
  • Kickoff time: 12:01 PM
  • End of Game: 3:20 PM
  • Total elapsed time: 3:19
  • Temperature: 64 deg
  • Wind: 6 mphWNW
  • Weather: Partly Sunny
  • Attendance: 48,032
  • Referee: Heaser,Jeff
  • Umpire: Wooten,Michael
  • Linesman: Griesser,Joe
  • Line judge: Misner,Richard
  • Back judge: Shaw,Dale
  • Field judge: Cullin,Mike
  • Side judge: Triana,Michael

Scoring Summary

First QuarterVTPITT
TD12:17Ray GRAHAM 12 yd Rush (Kevin HARPER Kick)Drive: 6 plays, 75 yds, 2:4307
TD03:19Devin STREET 13 yd Pass From Tino SUNSERI (Kevin HARPER Kick)Drive: 8 plays, 86 yds, 3:35014
Second QuarterVTPITT
TD13:03Ray GRAHAM 5 yd Rush (Kevin HARPER Kick)Drive: 2 plays, 10 yds, 0:25021
FG07:57Cody Journell 32 yd Field GoalDrive: 11 plays, 60 yds, 5:06321
Third QuarterVTPITT
TD11:57Kyshoen Jarrett 94 yd Punt Return (Cody Journell Kick)1021
TD04:58Ray GRAHAM 18 yd Pass From Tino SUNSERI (Kevin HARPER Kick)Drive: 8 plays, 65 yds, 3:071028
TD03:30Marcus Davis 85 yd Pass From Logan Thomas (Cody Journell Kick)Drive: 3 plays, 87 yds, 1:281728
Fourth QuarterVTPITT
TD05:33Mike SHANAHAN 6 yd Pass From Tino SUNSERI (Kevin HARPER Kick)Drive: 15 plays, 88 yds, 7:441735

Team Stats

VT PITT
FIRST DOWNS 14 27
  Rushing 3 13
  Passing 10 11
  Penalty 1 3
NET YARDS RUSHING 59 254
  Rushing Attempts 26 55
  Average Per Rush 2.3 4.6
  Rushing Touchdowns 0 2
  Yards Gained Rushing 85 267
  Yards Lost Rushing 26 13
NET YARDS PASSING 265 283
  Completions-Attempts-Int 14-31-3 19-28-1
  Average Per Attempt 8.5 10.1
  Average Per Completion 18.9 14.9
  Passing Touchdowns 1 3
TOTAL OFFENSE YARDS 324 537
  Total offense plays 57 83
  Average Gain Per Play 5.7 6.5
Fumbles: Number-Lost 2-1 1-0
Penalties: Number-Yards 4-39 11-110
PUNTS-YARDS 4-163 5-225
  Average Yards Per Punt 40.8 45.0
  Net Yards Per Punt 40.0 22.2
  Inside 20 2 1
  50+ Yards 1 2
  Touchbacks 0 1
  Fair catch 3 1
VT PITT
KICKOFFS-YARDS 4-241 6-359
  Average Yards Per Kickoff 60.3 59.8
  Net Yards Per Kickoff 42.5 42.2
  Touchbacks 2 1
Punt returns: Number-Yards-TD 1-94-1 1-3-0
  Average Per Return 94.0 3.0
Kickoff returns: Number-Yds-TD 5-86-0 2-31-0
  Average Per Return 17.2 15.5
Interceptions: Number-Yds-TD 1-0-0 3-44-0
Fumble Returns: Number-Yds-TD 0-0-0 0-0-0
Miscellaneous Yards 0 0
Possession Time 21:33 38:27
  1st Quarter 05:30 09:30
  2nd Quarter 07:06 07:54
  3rd Quarter 06:06 08:54
  4th Quarter 02:51 12:09
Third-Down Conversions 5 of 13 6 of 17
Fourth-Down Conversions 0 of 2 1 of 1
Red-Zone Scores-Chances 1-1 5-7
  Touchdowns 0-1 5-7
  Field Goals 1-1 0-2
Sacks By: Number-Yards 1-5 2-4
PAT Kicks 2-2 5-5
Field Goals 1-1 0-2

Individual Stats

Virginia Tech Rushing
Logan Thomas 7324280114.0
Martin Scales 4160160104.0
Michael Holmes 920146070.7
Marcus Davis 1606066.0
Dyrell Roberts 1303033.0
J.C. Coleman 4880040.0
Total268526590112.3
Pittsburgh Rushing
Rushel SHELL2315921570296.8
Ray GRAHAM24940942123.9
Isaac BENNETT2808044.0
Ronald JONES1505055.0
Tino SUNSERI315-401-1.3
TEAM 206-600-3.0
Total55267132542294.6
Virginia Tech Passing
Cmp-Att-Int
Logan Thomas 14-31-32651852
Total14-31-32651852
Pittsburgh Passing
Cmp-Att-Int
Tino SUNSERI19-28-12833401
Total19-28-12833401
Virginia Tech Receiving
Marcus Davis 4129185
Corey Fuller 444020
Dyrell Roberts 253044
Randall Dunn 221016
Demitri Knowles 113013
Ryan Malleck 1505
Total14265185
Pittsburgh Receiving
Mike SHANAHAN5111140
Devin STREET473133
Isaac BENNETT21408
Ronald JONES226022
Drew CARSWELL227023
Rushel SHELL215010
Ray GRAHAM217118
Total19283340
Virginia Tech Punting
A.J. Hughes 416340.85320
Total416340.85320
Pittsburgh Punting
Matt YOKLIC522545.05411
Total522545.05411
Virginia Tech All Returns
  Punts Kickoffs Interceptions
Demitri Knowles 00011010000
Kyshoen Jarrett 19494000000
Antone Exum 000000100
J.C. Coleman 00036932000
Chase Williams 000177000
Total1949458632100
Pittsburgh All Returns
  Punts Kickoffs Interceptions
Cameron SADDLER133188000
Brendon FELDER00012323000
Jason HENDRICKS00000022120
Jarred HOLLEY00000012323
Total1332312334423
Virginia Tech All Purpose
Marcus Davis 6129000135
Kyshoen Jarrett 00094094
J.C. Coleman 00690069
Dyrell Roberts 35300056
Corey Fuller 04400044
Logan Thomas 28000028
Demitri Knowles 013100023
Randall Dunn 02100021
Martin Scales 16000016
Chase Williams 007007
Michael Holmes 600006
Ryan Malleck 050005
Antone Exum 000000
Total5926586940504
Pittsburgh All Purpose
Rushel SHELL15715000172
Ray GRAHAM9417000111
Mike SHANAHAN0111000111
Devin STREET07300073
Ronald JONES52600031
Drew CARSWELL02700027
Jarred HOLLEY00002323
Brendon FELDER00230023
Isaac BENNETT81400022
Jason HENDRICKS00002121
Cameron SADDLER0083011
Tino SUNSERI-40000-4
TEAM -60000-6
Total25428331344615
Virginia Tech Field Goal Attempts
Cody Journell 207:5732Good
Pittsburgh Field Goal Attempts
Kevin HARPER213:3535Missed
Kevin HARPER200:0033Missed
Virginia Tech Kickoffs
Michael Branthover 42412060.3
Total42412060.3
Pittsburgh Kickoffs
Kevin HARPER63591059.8
Total63591059.8
Virginia Tech Fumbles
Michael Holmes 11
Logan Thomas 10
Pittsburgh Fumbles
Rushel SHELL10

Drive Summary

Virginia Tech Drive Summary
Drive Started Drive Ended Consumed
Qtr Spot Obtained Spot How Lost Pl-Yds
1VT3412:17KOPITT2510:51INT4-411:26
1VT3909:04PUNTVT4706:54PUNT5-82:10
1VT3103:19KOVT5001:25INT4-191:54
2VT2013:35FGAVT1013:28FUMB1--100:07
2VT2513:03KOPITT1507:57FG11-605:06
2VT1503:58PUNTPITT4902:05INT7-361:53
2VT2000:00FGAVT2000:00HALF0-00:00
3VT1015:00KOVT1513:29PUNT3-51:31
3PITT0011:57PUNTPITT0011:57TD0-00:00
3VT2110:25PUNTPITT3508:05DOWNS6-442:20
3VT1304:58KOPITT0003:30TD3-871:28
3VT2001:21PUNTVT2500:34PUNT3-50:47
4PITT3614:13INTPITT4213:17PUNT3--60:56
4VT2905:33KOPITT2603:38DOWNS8-451:55
Quarter Half Total
1st 2nd 3rd 4th 1st 2nd  
Time of possession05:3007:0606:0602:5112:368:5721:33
Third Down Conversions1/32/31/41/33/62/75/13
Fourth Down Conversions0/00/00/10/10/00/20/2
Pittsburgh Drive Summary
Drive Started Drive Ended Consumed
Qtr Spot Obtained Spot How Lost Pl-Yds
1PITT2515:00KOVT0012:17TD6-752:43
1PITT3110:51INTPITT3209:04PUNT3-11:47
1PITT1406:54PUNTVT0003:19TD8-863:35
1PITT4701:25INTVT1813:35FGA8-352:50
2VT1013:28FUMBVT0013:03TD2-100:25
2PITT2707:57KOVT4903:58PUNT7-243:59
2PITT3102:05INTVT1600:00FGA9-532:05
3PITT3513:29PUNTPITT4111:57PUNT3-61:32
3PITT2511:57KOPITT2510:25PUNT3-01:32
3PITT3508:05DOWNSVT0004:58TD8-653:07
3PITT2303:30KOVT4001:21PUNT4-372:09
3PITT3400:34PUNTPITT2014:13INT3--141:21
4PITT1213:17PUNTVT0005:33TD15-887:44
4PITT2603:38DOWNSVT4900:00HALF6-253:38
Quarter Half Total
1st 2nd 3rd 4th 1st 2nd  
Time of possession09:3007:5408:5412:0917:2421:0338:27
Third Down Conversions2/31/42/51/53/73/106/17
Fourth Down Conversions0/00/00/01/10/01/11/1

Defense

Virginia Tech Defense
Solo Ast Total TFL/Yds Sack/Yds FF FR-Yds Int-Yds BrUp Blkd QBH
Bruce Taylor 6511--------
Jack Tyler 6410--------
Antone Exum 639----1-0---
Michael Cole 538-------1
J. Gouveia-Winslow 3360.5/1-1-----
Kyshoen Jarrett 325--------
Detrick Bonner 5-5--------
J.R. Collins 2351.0/2------3
Tyrel Wilson 2130.5/0-------
Luther Maddy 213-------2
Donaldven Manning 3-3--------
Kyle Fuller 213--------
James Gayle 2131.0/51.0/5-----2
Derrick Hopkins -22--------
Antoine Hopkins 112--------
Chase Williams -22--------
Josh Trimble 1-1--------
Corey Fuller 1-1--------
Alonzo Tweedy 1-1--------
Corey Marshall 1-1--------
Logan Thomas 1-1--------
Randall Dunn 1-1--------
Kris Harley --0-------2
Total5432863.0/81.0/51-1-010
Pittsburgh Defense
Solo Ast Total TFL/Yds Sack/Yds FF FR-Yds Int-Yds BrUp Blkd QBH
K'Waun WILLIAMS426--------
Jarred HOLLEY516----1-23---
Shane GORDON1561.0/20.5/1---1--
A. TAGLIANETTI325--------
Devin COOK3252.0/3-1----1
Jason HENDRICKS224----2-211--
Manny WILLIAMS314-----2--
Tyrone EZELL2130.5/1-------
TJ CLEMMINGS2-21.0/2------1
Bryan MURPHY1120.5/20.5/2------
Eric WILLIAMS112---1-0---1
Mark GIUBILATO2-2--------
Jahmahl PARDNER1-11.0/11.0/11-----
Brendon FELDER-11--------
Lafayette PITTS1-1-----1--
Aaron DONALD1-11.0/6------3
Ray VINOPAL-11--------
Total3220527.0/172.0/421-03-4456

Play-By-Play

1st Quarter
Virginia Tech wins toss will defer to second half. Pitt will recieve.
VT ball on VT35, Michael Branthover kickoff 65 yards to the PITT0, touchback.
PITTSBURGH drive start at 15:00.
1 and 10 at PITT25GRAHAM,Ray rush for 4 yards to the PITT29 (Antone Exum).
2 and 6 at PITT29GRAHAM,Ray rush for 4 yards to the PITT33 (Kyle Fuller).
3 and 2 at PITT33PENALTY PITT false start (ROTHERAM,Matt) 5 yards to the PITT28.
3 and 7 at PITT28SUNSERI,Tino pass complete to STREET,Devin for 33 yards to the VT39, 1ST DOWN PITT (Detrick Bonner).
1 and 10 at VT39GRAHAM,Ray rush for 4 yards to the VT35 (Antone Exum;J.R. Collins).
2 and 6 at VT35SUNSERI,Tino pass complete to CARSWELL,Drew for 23 yards to the VT12, 1ST DOWN PITT (Bruce Taylor;Kyle Fuller).
1 and 10 at VT12GRAHAM,Ray rush for 12 yards to the VT0, 1ST DOWN PITT, TOUCHDOWN, clock 12:17.
Virginia Tech: - Pittsburgh:
HARPER,Kevin kick attempt good.
Virginia Tech: - Pittsburgh:
HARPER,Kevin kickoff 63 yards to the VT2, J.C. Coleman return 32 yards to the VT34, out-of-bounds (TAGLIANETTI,A.).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 6 plays, 75 yards, TOP 2:43
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 12:17.
1 and 10 at VT34Logan Thomas pass complete to Dyrell Roberts for 44 yards to the PITT22, 1ST DOWN VT (HENDRICKS,Jason).
1 and 10 at PITT22PENALTY VT false start (Eric Martin) 5 yards to the PITT27.
1 and 15 at PITT27Michael Holmes rush for 2 yards to the PITT25 (WILLIAMS,Manny).
2 and 13 at PITT25Logan Thomas pass incomplete to Marcus Davis.
3 and 13 at PITT25Logan Thomas pass intercepted by HOLLEY,Jarred at the PITT8, HOLLEY,Jarred return 23 yards to the PITT31 (Logan Thomas), QB hurry by DONALD,Aaron.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 4 plays, 41 yards, TOP 1:26
PITTSBURGH drive start at 10:51.
1 and 10 at PITT31GRAHAM,Ray rush for 8 yards to the PITT39 (Bruce Taylor;Luther Maddy).
2 and 2 at PITT39GRAHAM,Ray rush for no gain to the PITT39 (Jack Tyler), PENALTY PITT illegal block (SCHLIEPER,Ryan) 15 yards to the PITT24, NO PLAY.
2 and 17 at PITT24SUNSERI,Tino pass incomplete to BENNETT,Isaac, QB hurry by J.R. Collins.
3 and 17 at PITT24SUNSERI,Tino pass complete to BENNETT,Isaac for 8 yards to the PITT32 (Kyle Fuller).
4 and 9 at PITT32YOKLIC,Matt punt 44 yards to the VT24, fair catch by Kyshoen Jarrett, PENALTY PITT kick catching interference (FELDER,Brendon) 15 yards to the VT39, 1st and 10, VT ball on VT39.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 3 plays, 1 yards, TOP 1:47
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 09:04.
1 and 10 at VT39Logan Thomas rush for 5 yards to the VT44 (WILLIAMS,Eric).
2 and 5 at VT44Marcus Davis rush for 6 yards to the 50 yardline, 1ST DOWN VT (HOLLEY,Jarred).
1 and 10 at VT50Logan Thomas pass incomplete to Marcus Davis.
2 and 10 at VT50Michael Holmes rush for loss of 2 yards to the VT48 (CLEMMINGS,TJ).
3 and 12 at VT48Logan Thomas sacked for loss of 1 yard to the VT47 (PARDNER,Jahmahl), fumble by Logan Thomas recovered by VT Team at VT47, out-of-bounds.
Timeout Pittsburgh, clock 07:01.
4 and 13 at VT47A.J. Hughes punt 39 yards to the PITT14, fair catch by SADDLER,Cameron.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 5 plays, 8 yards, TOP 2:10
PITTSBURGH drive start at 06:54.
1 and 10 at PITT14SHELL, Rushel rush for 8 yards to the PITT22 (Antone Exum).
2 and 2 at PITT22SHELL, Rushel rush for 2 yards to the PITT24, 1ST DOWN PITT (Tyrel Wilson).
1 and 10 at PITT24SHELL, Rushel rush for 11 yards to the PITT35, 1ST DOWN PITT (Jack Tyler;J. Gouveia-Winslow).
1 and 10 at PITT35SHELL, Rushel rush for 11 yards to the PITT46, 1ST DOWN PITT (Detrick Bonner).
1 and 10 at PITT46SUNSERI,Tino pass complete to SHANAHAN,Mike for 40 yards to the VT14, 1ST DOWN PITT.
1 and 10 at VT14SHELL, Rushel rush for 3 yards to the VT11 (Kyshoen Jarrett).
2 and 7 at VT11SHELL, Rushel rush for loss of 2 yards to the VT13 (J.R. Collins).
3 and 9 at VT13SUNSERI,Tino pass complete to STREET,Devin for 13 yards to the VT0, 1ST DOWN PITT, TOUCHDOWN, clock 03:19.
Virginia Tech: - Pittsburgh:
HARPER,Kevin kick attempt good.
Virginia Tech: - Pittsburgh:
HARPER,Kevin kickoff 58 yards to the VT7, J.C. Coleman return 24 yards to the VT31 (VINOPAL,Ray;HOLLEY,Jarred).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 8 plays, 86 yards, TOP 3:35
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 03:19.
1 and 10 at VT31J.C. Coleman rush for 4 yards to the VT35 (EZELL,Tyrone).
2 and 6 at VT35Dyrell Roberts rush for 3 yards to the VT38 (CLEMMINGS,TJ).
3 and 3 at VT38Logan Thomas pass complete to Corey Fuller for 12 yards to the 50 yardline, 1ST DOWN VT, out-of-bounds (TAGLIANETTI,A.).
1 and 10 at VT50Logan Thomas pass intercepted by HENDRICKS,Jason at the PITT27, HENDRICKS,Jason return 20 yards to the PITT47 (Randall Dunn).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 4 plays, 19 yards, TOP 1:54
PITTSBURGH drive start at 01:25.
1 and 10 at PITT47GRAHAM,Ray rush for 3 yards to the 50 yardline (J.R. Collins).
2 and 7 at PITT50SUNSERI,Tino pass complete to STREET,Devin for 13 yards to the VT37, 1ST DOWN PITT, out-of-bounds (Detrick Bonner).
1 and 10 at VT37SHELL, Rushel rush for 4 yards to the VT33 (J. Gouveia-Winslow;J.R. Collins).
1st Quarter Stats
Time1st DownsConversions
Quarter SummaryScorePossRPXT3rd4thRushingPassingPenalties
Virginia Tech005:3012031-30-07-172-6-2-561-5
Pittsburgh1409:3045092-30-013-726-7-0-1303-35
2nd Quarter
Start of 2nd quarter, clock 15:00.
2 and 6 at VT33SHELL, Rushel rush for 7 yards to the VT26, 1ST DOWN PITT (Bruce Taylor).
1 and 10 at VT26SHELL, Rushel rush for 5 yards to the VT21 (Kyshoen Jarrett;Chase Williams).
2 and 5 at VT21SHELL, Rushel rush for 3 yards to the VT18 (Jack Tyler;Chase Williams).
3 and 2 at VT18SUNSERI,Tino pass incomplete to GIUBILATO,Mark, QB hurry by James Gayle.
4 and 2 at VT18HARPER,Kevin field goal attempt from 35 MISSED - wide right, spot at VT20, clock 13:35.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 8 plays, 35 yards, TOP 2:50
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 13:35.
1 and 10 at VT20Michael Holmes rush for loss of 1 yard to the VT19, fumble forced by COOK,Devin, fumble by Michael Holmes recovered by PITT WILLIAMS,Eric at VT10.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 1 plays, -10 yards, TOP 0:07
PITTSBURGH drive start at 13:28.
1 and Goal at VT10GRAHAM,Ray rush for 5 yards to the VT5, out-of-bounds (Antone Exum).
2 and Goal at VT05GRAHAM,Ray rush for 5 yards to the VT0, TOUCHDOWN, clock 13:03.
Virginia Tech: - Pittsburgh:
Play under review, Ruling on the field stands.
HARPER,Kevin kick attempt good.
Virginia Tech: - Pittsburgh:
HARPER,Kevin kickoff 65 yards to the VT0, touchback.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 2 plays, 10 yards, TOP 0:25
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 13:03.
1 and 10 at VT25Michael Holmes rush for 2 yards to the VT27 (MURPHY,Bryan).
2 and 8 at VT27Logan Thomas pass complete to Corey Fuller for 9 yards to the VT36, 1ST DOWN VT (HOLLEY,Jarred).
1 and 10 at VT36Logan Thomas pass complete to Marcus Davis for 15 yards to the PITT49, 1ST DOWN VT (WILLIAMS,K'Waun).
1 and 10 at PITT49Logan Thomas pass complete to Marcus Davis for 9 yards to the PITT40 (WILLIAMS,K'Waun).
2 and 1 at PITT40Martin Scales rush for 10 yards to the PITT30, 1ST DOWN VT (HOLLEY,Jarred).
1 and 10 at PITT30Logan Thomas pass complete to Dyrell Roberts for 9 yards to the PITT21, out-of-bounds (WILLIAMS,K'Waun).
2 and 1 at PITT21Logan Thomas pass complete to Corey Fuller for 3 yards to the PITT18, 1ST DOWN VT (HOLLEY,Jarred).
1 and 10 at PITT18Martin Scales rush for 6 yards to the PITT12 (COOK,Devin).
2 and 4 at PITT12Martin Scales rush for no gain to the PITT12 (EZELL,Tyrone).
3 and 4 at PITT12Logan Thomas sacked for loss of 3 yards to the PITT15 (MURPHY,Bryan;GORDON,Shane).
4 and 7 at PITT15Cody Journell field goal attempt from 32 GOOD, clock 07:57.
Virginia Tech: - Pittsburgh:
Michael Branthover kickoff 46 yards to the PITT19, SADDLER,Cameron return 8 yards to the PITT27 (Alonzo Tweedy).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 11 plays, 60 yards, TOP 5:06
PITTSBURGH drive start at 07:57.
1 and 10 at PITT27GRAHAM,Ray rush for 9 yards to the PITT36 (Bruce Taylor;Jack Tyler).
2 and 1 at PITT36GRAHAM,Ray rush for 2 yards to the PITT38, 1ST DOWN PITT (Antoine Hopkins;Jack Tyler).
1 and 10 at PITT38GRAHAM,Ray rush for 2 yards to the PITT40 (J. Gouveia-Winslow).
2 and 8 at PITT40GRAHAM,Ray rush for 5 yards to the PITT45 (Jack Tyler).
3 and 3 at PITT45PENALTY PITT false start (ROTHERAM,Matt) 5 yards to the PITT40.
3 and 8 at PITT40SUNSERI,Tino pass incomplete to SADDLER,Cameron, PENALTY VT pass interference (Kyshoen Jarrett) 14 yards to the VT46, 1ST DOWN PITT, NO PLAY.
1 and 10 at VT46GRAHAM,Ray rush for 2 yards to the VT44 (James Gayle).
2 and 8 at VT44SUNSERI,Tino sacked for loss of 5 yards to the VT49 (James Gayle).
3 and 13 at VT49SUNSERI,Tino pass incomplete to SADDLER,Cameron.
4 and 13 at VT49YOKLIC,Matt punt 34 yards to the VT15, out-of-bounds.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 7 plays, 24 yards, TOP 3:59
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 03:58.
1 and 10 at VT15Logan Thomas pass incomplete to Randall Dunn (WILLIAMS,Manny).
2 and 10 at VT15Logan Thomas pass incomplete to Corey Fuller.
3 and 10 at VT15Logan Thomas pass complete to Randall Dunn for 16 yards to the VT31, 1ST DOWN VT.
1 and 10 at VT31Logan Thomas rush for 9 yards to the VT40 (WILLIAMS,K'Waun;WILLIAMS,Manny).
2 and 1 at VT40Martin Scales rush for no gain to the VT40 (GORDON,Shane).
3 and 1 at VT40Logan Thomas rush for 11 yards to the PITT49, 1ST DOWN VT (GORDON,Shane;TAGLIANETTI,A.).
1 and 10 at PITT49Logan Thomas pass intercepted by HENDRICKS,Jason at the PITT30, HENDRICKS,Jason return 1 yards to the PITT31 (Corey Fuller).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 7 plays, 36 yards, TOP 1:53
PITTSBURGH drive start at 02:05.
1 and 10 at PITT31SUNSERI,Tino pass complete to GRAHAM,Ray for loss of 1 yard to the PITT30 (Luther Maddy), PENALTY PITT holding (ROTHERAM,Matt) 10 yards to the PITT21, NO PLAY.
1 and 20 at PITT21BENNETT,Isaac rush for 4 yards to the PITT25 (Jack Tyler).
Timeout Virginia Tech, clock 01:31.
2 and 16 at PITT25SUNSERI,Tino pass complete to SHANAHAN,Mike for 13 yards to the PITT38, out-of-bounds (Donaldven Manning).
3 and 3 at PITT38BENNETT,Isaac rush for 4 yards to the PITT42, 1ST DOWN PITT (Jack Tyler).
1 and 10 at PITT42SUNSERI,Tino pass complete to STREET,Devin for 14 yards to the VT44, 1ST DOWN PITT, out-of-bounds (Michael Cole).
1 and 10 at VT44SUNSERI,Tino pass complete to JONES,Ronald for 22 yards to the VT22, 1ST DOWN PITT, out-of-bounds.
1 and 10 at VT22SUNSERI,Tino pass incomplete to BENNETT,Isaac.
2 and 10 at VT22SUNSERI,Tino pass complete to BENNETT,Isaac for 6 yards to the VT16, out-of-bounds (Bruce Taylor).
3 and 4 at VT16SUNSERI,Tino rush for no gain to the VT16 (Antoine Hopkins).
Timeout Pittsburgh, clock 00:02.
4 and 4 at VT16HARPER,Kevin field goal attempt from 33 MISSED - wide left, spot at VT20, clock 00:00.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 9 plays, 53 yards, TOP 2:05
End of half, clock 00:00.
2nd Quarter Stats
Time1st DownsConversions
Quarter SummaryScorePossRPXT3rd4thRushingPassingPenalties
Virginia Tech307:0624062-30-09-256-9-1-611-14
Pittsburgh707:5432161-40-014-484-7-0-552-15
3rd Quarter
Start of 3rd quarter, clock 15:00, PITT ball on PITT35, HARPER,Kevin kickoff 65 yards to the VT0, Demitri Knowles return 10 yards to the VT10 (GIUBILATO,Mark).
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 15:00.
1 and 10 at VT10Michael Holmes rush for 7 yards to the VT17 (HENDRICKS,Jason).
2 and 3 at VT17Michael Holmes rush for loss of 2 yards to the VT15 (EZELL,Tyrone;GORDON,Shane).
3 and 5 at VT15Logan Thomas pass incomplete to Corey Fuller (GORDON,Shane).
4 and 5 at VT15A.J. Hughes punt 53 yards to the PITT32, SADDLER,Cameron return 3 yards to the PITT35 (J. Gouveia-Winslow).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 3 plays, 5 yards, TOP 1:31
PITTSBURGH drive start at 13:29.
1 and 10 at PITT35GRAHAM,Ray rush for 6 yards to the PITT41 (Bruce Taylor;Antone Exum).
2 and 4 at PITT41GRAHAM,Ray rush for no gain to the PITT41 (Michael Cole).
Timeout Virginia Tech, clock 12:24.
3 and 4 at PITT41SUNSERI,Tino pass incomplete to SADDLER,Cameron, QB hurry by Luther Maddy.
4 and 4 at PITT41YOKLIC,Matt punt 53 yards to the VT6, Kyshoen Jarrett return 94 yards to the PITT0, TOUCHDOWN, clock 11:57.
Virginia Tech: - Pittsburgh:
Cody Journell kick attempt good.
Virginia Tech: - Pittsburgh:
DRIVE SUMMARY: 3 plays, 6 yards, TOP 1:32
Michael Branthover kickoff 65 yards to the PITT0, touchback.
PITTSBURGH drive start at 11:57.
1 and 10 at PITT25SHELL, Rushel rush for no gain to the PITT25 (Derrick Hopkins;Michael Cole).
2 and 10 at PITT25SUNSERI,Tino pass incomplete to SHELL, Rushel.
Pitt challanges incomplete pass. Ruling stands
Timeout Pittsburgh, clock 11:17.
3 and 10 at PITT25PENALTY PITT false start (STREET,Devin) 5 yards to the PITT20.
3 and 15 at PITT20SUNSERI,Tino pass complete to SHELL, Rushel for 5 yards to the PITT25 (Detrick Bonner).
4 and 10 at PITT25YOKLIC,Matt punt 54 yards to the VT21, downed.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 3 plays, 0 yards, TOP 1:32
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 10:25.
1 and 10 at VT21Logan Thomas pass incomplete to Demitri Knowles, QB hurry by DONALD,Aaron, PENALTY PITT pass interference (WILLIAMS,K'Waun) 15 yards to the VT36, 1ST DOWN VT, NO PLAY.
1 and 10 at VT36Logan Thomas pass incomplete to Marcus Davis.
2 and 10 at VT36Logan Thomas pass complete to Marcus Davis for 20 yards to the PITT44, 1ST DOWN VT (WILLIAMS,K'Waun).
1 and 10 at PITT44Michael Holmes rush for 5 yards to the PITT39.
2 and 5 at PITT39Michael Holmes rush for 4 yards to the PITT35 (WILLIAMS,K'Waun;COOK,Devin).
3 and 1 at PITT35Logan Thomas rush for no gain to the PITT35 (GORDON,Shane;WILLIAMS,Eric).
4 and 1 at PITT35Michael Holmes rush for no gain to the PITT35 (GORDON,Shane;HENDRICKS,Jason).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 6 plays, 44 yards, TOP 2:20
PITTSBURGH drive start at 08:05.
1 and 10 at PITT35SHELL, Rushel rush for 8 yards to the PITT43 (Michael Cole).
2 and 2 at PITT43GRAHAM,Ray rush for 1 yard to the PITT44 (Antone Exum).
3 and 1 at PITT44SUNSERI,Tino rush for 1 yard to the PITT45, 1ST DOWN PITT (Bruce Taylor), PENALTY VT personal foul (Bruce Taylor) 15 yards to the VT40, 1ST DOWN PITT.
1st and 10.
1 and 10 at VT40GRAHAM,Ray rush for 2 yards to the VT38 (Bruce Taylor).
2 and 8 at VT38SHELL, Rushel rush for 16 yards to the VT22, fumble forced by J. Gouveia-Winslow, fumble by SHELL, Rushel recovered by PITT HOLTZ,J.P. at VT23, 1ST DOWN PITT.
1 and 10 at VT23GRAHAM,Ray rush for no gain to the VT23 (Luther Maddy).
2 and 10 at VT23JONES,Ronald rush for 5 yards to the VT18 (Kyshoen Jarrett).
3 and 5 at VT18SUNSERI,Tino pass complete to GRAHAM,Ray for 18 yards to the VT0, 1ST DOWN PITT, TOUCHDOWN, clock 04:58.
Virginia Tech: - Pittsburgh:
HARPER,Kevin kick attempt good.
Virginia Tech: - Pittsburgh:
HARPER,Kevin kickoff 65 yards to the VT0, J.C. Coleman return 13 yards to the VT13 (GIUBILATO,Mark).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 8 plays, 65 yards, TOP 3:07
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 04:58.
1 and 10 at VT13J.C. Coleman rush for loss of 2 yards to the VT11 (COOK,Devin).
2 and 12 at VT11J.C. Coleman rush for 4 yards to the VT15 (COOK,Devin;HENDRICKS,Jason).
3 and 8 at VT15Logan Thomas pass complete to Marcus Davis for 85 yards to the PITT0, 1ST DOWN VT, TOUCHDOWN, clock 03:30, QB hurry by COOK,Devin.
Virginia Tech: - Pittsburgh:
Cody Journell kick attempt good.
Virginia Tech: - Pittsburgh:
Michael Branthover kickoff 65 yards to the PITT0, FELDER,Brendon return 23 yards to the PITT23 (Josh Trimble).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 3 plays, 87 yards, TOP 1:28
PITTSBURGH drive start at 03:30.
1 and 10 at PITT23SUNSERI,Tino pass complete to SHANAHAN,Mike for 39 yards to the VT38, 1ST DOWN PITT, out-of-bounds.
1 and 10 at VT38SHELL, Rushel rush for no gain to the VT38 (Kyshoen Jarrett;J. Gouveia-Winslow), PENALTY PITT holding (HOLTZ,J.P.) 10 yards to the VT48, NO PLAY.
1 and 20 at VT48SUNSERI,Tino pass complete to CARSWELL,Drew for 4 yards to the VT44 (Antone Exum).
2 and 16 at VT44SUNSERI,Tino pass complete to JONES,Ronald for 4 yards to the VT40 (Donaldven Manning).
3 and 12 at VT40SUNSERI,Tino pass incomplete to STREET,Devin.
4 and 12 at VT40YOKLIC,Matt punt 40 yards to the VT0, touchback.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 4 plays, 37 yards, TOP 2:09
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 01:21.
1 and 10 at VT20Logan Thomas pass complete to Ryan Malleck for 5 yards to the VT25 (WILLIAMS,Manny).
2 and 5 at VT25Logan Thomas pass incomplete to Demitri Knowles (PITTS,Lafayette), QB hurry by WILLIAMS,Eric.
3 and 5 at VT25Logan Thomas pass incomplete to Ryan Malleck (WILLIAMS,Manny), QB hurry by CLEMMINGS,TJ.
4 and 5 at VT25A.J. Hughes punt 41 yards to the PITT34, fair catch by SADDLER,Cameron.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 3 plays, 5 yards, TOP 0:47
PITTSBURGH drive start at 00:34.
1 and 10 at PITT34SUNSERI,Tino pass complete to STREET,Devin for no gain to the PITT34 (Kyshoen Jarrett), PENALTY PITT pass interference (SHANAHAN,Mike) 15 yards to the PITT19, NO PLAY.
1 and 25 at PITT19GRAHAM,Ray rush for 2 yards to the PITT21 (Bruce Taylor).
3rd Quarter Stats
Time1st DownsConversions
Quarter SummaryScorePossRPXT3rd4thRushingPassingPenalties
Virginia Tech1406:0602131-40-18-163-7-0-1101-15
Pittsburgh708:5422152-50-011-405-8-0-704-45
4th Quarter
Start of 4th quarter, clock 15:00.
2 and 23 at PITT21SUNSERI,Tino pass complete to GRAHAM,Ray for loss of 1 yard to the PITT20 (J. Gouveia-Winslow;Tyrel Wilson).
3 and 24 at PITT20SUNSERI,Tino pass intercepted by Antone Exum at the PITT36, Antone Exum return 0 yards to the PITT36, QB hurry by Michael Cole.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 3 plays, -14 yards, TOP 1:21
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 14:13.
Play under review.Play stands as called on the field.
1 and 10 at PITT36J.C. Coleman rush for loss of 6 yards to the PITT42 (DONALD,Aaron).
2 and 16 at PITT42Logan Thomas pass incomplete to Randall Dunn.
3 and 16 at PITT42Logan Thomas pass incomplete to Randall Dunn.
4 and 16 at PITT42A.J. Hughes punt 30 yards to the PITT12, fair catch by SADDLER,Cameron.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 3 plays, -6 yards, TOP 0:56
PITTSBURGH drive start at 13:17.
1 and 10 at PITT12SHELL, Rushel rush for 13 yards to the PITT25, 1ST DOWN PITT (Kyshoen Jarrett;Michael Cole).
1 and 10 at PITT25SHELL, Rushel rush for 29 yards to the VT46, 1ST DOWN PITT, out-of-bounds (Antone Exum).
1 and 10 at VT46SHELL, Rushel rush for 1 yard to the VT45 (Derrick Hopkins;Michael Cole).
2 and 9 at VT45SUNSERI,Tino pass complete to SHELL, Rushel for 10 yards to the VT35, 1ST DOWN PITT, out-of-bounds (Detrick Bonner).
1 and 10 at VT35GRAHAM,Ray rush for 12 yards to the VT23 (Corey Marshall), PENALTY PITT holding (BRINSON, Joshua) 10 yards to the VT33.
1st and 8.
1 and 8 at VT33GRAHAM,Ray rush for no gain to the VT33 (Tyrel Wilson).
2 and 8 at VT33GRAHAM,Ray rush for 1 yard to the VT32 (Bruce Taylor).
3 and 7 at VT32GRAHAM,Ray rush for 4 yards to the VT28 (Jack Tyler).
4 and 3 at VT28SUNSERI,Tino pass complete to SHANAHAN,Mike for 13 yards to the VT15, 1ST DOWN PITT (Donaldven Manning), QB hurry by Kris Harley.
1 and 10 at VT15GRAHAM,Ray rush for 1 yard to the VT14 (Bruce Taylor;Antone Exum).
2 and 9 at VT14SHELL, Rushel rush for 5 yards to the VT9 (Michael Cole).
3 and 4 at VT09SUNSERI,Tino pass incomplete to SHANAHAN,Mike.
4 and 4 at VT09HARPER,Kevin field goal attempt from 26 GOOD, clock 07:14, PENALTY VT offside defense (Antone Exum) 5 yards to the VT4, 1ST DOWN PITT, NO PLAY.
1 and Goal at VT04SHELL, Rushel rush for 2 yards to the VT2 (Luther Maddy).
2 and Goal at VT02PENALTY PITT false start (SCHLIEPER,Ryan) 5 yards to the VT7.
2 and Goal at VT07SHELL, Rushel rush for 1 yard to the VT6 (J.R. Collins;James Gayle).
3 and Goal at VT06SUNSERI,Tino pass complete to SHANAHAN,Mike for 6 yards to the VT0, TOUCHDOWN, clock 05:33.
Virginia Tech: - Pittsburgh:
HARPER,Kevin kick attempt good.
Virginia Tech: - Pittsburgh:
HARPER,Kevin kickoff 43 yards to the VT22, Chase Williams return 7 yards to the VT29 (FELDER,Brendon;TAGLIANETTI,A.).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 15 plays, 88 yards, TOP 7:44
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 05:33.
1 and 10 at VT29Logan Thomas pass complete to Corey Fuller for 20 yards to the VT49, 1ST DOWN VT (HOLLEY,Jarred).
1 and 10 at VT49Logan Thomas pass complete to Randall Dunn for 5 yards to the PITT46 (WILLIAMS,Manny).
2 and 5 at PITT46Logan Thomas pass incomplete to Dyrell Roberts, QB hurry by DONALD,Aaron.
3 and 5 at PITT46Logan Thomas pass complete to Demitri Knowles for 13 yards to the PITT33, 1ST DOWN VT (PITTS,Lafayette).
1 and 10 at PITT33Logan Thomas pass incomplete to Corey Fuller.
2 and 10 at PITT33Logan Thomas rush for 7 yards to the PITT26, out-of-bounds (TAGLIANETTI,A.).
3 and 3 at PITT26Logan Thomas pass incomplete to Tony Gregory, QB hurry by DONALD,Aaron.
4 and 3 at PITT26Logan Thomas pass incomplete to Demitri Knowles (HENDRICKS,Jason).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 8 plays, 45 yards, TOP 1:55
PITTSBURGH drive start at 03:38.
1 and 10 at PITT26SHELL, Rushel rush for 3 yards to the PITT29 (Jack Tyler).
2 and 7 at PITT29SHELL, Rushel rush for 15 yards to the PITT44, 1ST DOWN PITT (Kyshoen Jarrett).
Timeout Pittsburgh, clock 02:16.
1 and 10 at PITT44SHELL, Rushel rush for 11 yards to the VT45, 1ST DOWN PITT (Michael Cole).
1 and 10 at VT45SHELL, Rushel rush for 2 yards to the VT43 (Jack Tyler).
2 and 8 at VT43TEAM rush for loss of 3 yards to the VT46.
3 and 11 at VT46TEAM rush for loss of 3 yards to the VT49.
End of game, clock 00:00.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 6 plays, 25 yards, TOP 3:38
4th Quarter Stats
Time1st DownsConversions
Quarter SummaryScorePossRPXT3rd4thRushingPassingPenalties
Virginia Tech002:5102021-30-12-13-9-0-381-5
Pittsburgh712:0942171-51-117-944-6-1-282-15

Participation

Virginia Tech - Starters
PosNo.Offense
QB3Logan Thomas
FL7Marcus Davis
SE11Dyrell Roberts
TB20Michael Holmes
LT54Nick Becton
RG67Michael Via
RT71Vinston Painter
C74Andrew Miller
LG76David Wang
SE83Corey Fuller
TE86Eric Martin
PosNo.Defense
CB1Antone Exum
FS8Detrick Bonner
CB17Kyle Fuller
R34Kyshoen Jarrett
DE42J.R. Collins
OLB43J. Gouveia-Winslow
LB51Bruce Taylor
LB58Jack Tyler
DT92Luther Maddy
DT98Derrick Hopkins
DE99James Gayle

Virginia Tech: 2-Michael Cole , 4-J.C. Coleman , 9-Randall Dunn , 12-Trey Gresh , 19-Kevin Asante , 22-Tony Gregory , 25-Martin Scales , 26-Desmond Frye , 27-A.J. Hughes , 28-Alonzo Tweedy , 30-Donaldven Manning , 31-Donovan Riley , 32-Riley Beiro , 33-Darius Redman , 36-Chase Williams , 37-Ronny Vandyke , 38-Michael Branthover , 40-Deon Clarke , 41-Derek DiNardo , 44-Christian Reeves , 45-Joey Phillips , 47-Greg Gadell , 48-George George , 49-Josh Trimble , 55-Brent Benedict , 56-Antoine Hopkins , 63-Laurence Gibson , 64-Matt Arkema , 65-Joe St. Germain , 66-Tyrel Wilson , 80-Demitri Knowles , 81-Duan Perez-Means , 88-Ryan Malleck , 89-Cody Journell , 91-Matt Roth , 95-Zack McCray , 96-Corey Marshall , 97-Kris Harley .

Pittsburgh - Starters
PosNo.Offense
TB1Ray GRAHAM
TE6Drew CARSWELL
QB12Tino SUNSERI
WR15Devin STREET
LG54Chris JACOBSON
RT74Matt ROTHERAM
C75Ryan TURNLEY
RG76Ryan SCHLIEPER
LT78Cory KING
TE86J.P. HOLTZ
WR87Mike SHANAHAN
PosNo.Defense
CB2K'Waun WILLIAMS
DE9ADevin COOK
SS18Jarred HOLLEY
CB23Lafayette PITTS
FS25Jason HENDRICKS
WLB36Manny WILLIAMS
MLB44Shane GORDON
SLB49Eric WILLIAMS
NT50Tyrone EZELL
DE90TJ CLEMMINGS
DT97Aaron DONALD

Pittsburgh: 1A-Jahmahl PARDNER, 1D-Ethan BROWN, 3-N. GRIGSBY, 4A- Bam BRADLEY, 4- Rushel SHELL, 5-Cameron SADDLER, 7- Joshua BRINSON, 9-Ray VINOPAL, 14-Ronald JONES, 30-Desmond BROWN, 32-M. CROCKETT, 34-Isaac BENNETT, 39-Kevin HARPER, 41-A. TAGLIANETTI, 43-Mark GIUBILATO, 46-Adam LAZENGA, 52-Zenel DEMHASAJ, 53-Joe TREBITZ, 56-Arthur DOAKES, 58-K. BARTHELEMY, 59-Emanuel RACKARD, 63-J. VIRBITSKY, 81-Brendon FELDER, 83-Hubie GRAHAM, 92-Matt YOKLIC, 93-Bryan MURPHY, 95-K. MOSLEY-SMITH.