Virginia Tech
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Vanderbilt
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Virginia Tech (6-5) 7177738
Vanderbilt (3-6-1) 0710724
  • November 16, 1985
    Vanderbilt, Nashville, Tenn.
  • Kickoff time: 1:02 pm
  • End of Game: 3:51 pm
  • Total elapsed time: 2:49
  • Temperature: 73
  • Wind: 10-15 SW
  • Weather: Partly Cloudy
  • Attendance: 35,286
  • Referee: Bill Goss
  • Umpire: W. Clark Gaston
  • Linesman: Larry Nichols
  • Line judge:
  • Back judge: Toby Silberman
  • Field judge: Nick Buoni
  • Side judge: John Hunt

Scoring Summary

Team Stats

VT VU
FIRST DOWNS 30 18
  Rushing 20 3
  Passing 9 13
  Penalty 1 2
NET YARDS RUSHING 362 29
  Rushing Attempts 63 21
  Average Per Rush 5.7 1.4
  Rushing Touchdowns 4 1
  Yards Gained Rushing 377 64
  Yards Lost Rushing 15 35
NET YARDS PASSING 169 316
  Completions-Attempts-Int 12-20-1 23-37-0
  Average Per Attempt 8.5 8.5
  Average Per Completion 14.1 13.7
  Passing Touchdowns 1 2
TOTAL OFFENSE YARDS 531 345
  Total offense plays 83 58
  Average Gain Per Play 6.4 5.9
Fumbles: Number-Lost 2-1 1-1
Penalties: Number-Yards 5-50 4-40
PUNTS-YARDS 2-78 4-160
  Average Yards Per Punt 39.0 40.0
  Net Yards Per Punt 29.0 30.0
  Inside 20 1 0
  50+ Yards 0 0
  Touchbacks 1 0
  Fair catch 0 0
VT VU
KICKOFFS-YARDS 5-270 5-266
  Average Yards Per Kickoff 54.0 53.2
  Net Yards Per Kickoff 33.6 33.6
  Touchbacks 0 2
Punt returns: Number-Yards-TD 4-40-0 --
  Average Per Return 10.0 0.0
Kickoff returns: Number-Yds-TD 3-58-0 4-102-0
  Average Per Return 19.3 25.5
Interceptions: Number-Yds-TD 0-0-0 1-0-0
Fumble Returns: Number-Yds-TD 0-0-0 0-0-0
Miscellaneous Yards 0 0
Possession Time 38:05 21:55
  1st Quarter
  2nd Quarter
  3rd Quarter
  4th Quarter
Third-Down Conversions 16 of 18 4 of 11
Fourth-Down Conversions 0 of 0 1 of 2
Red-Zone Scores-Chances 3-5 2-3
  Touchdowns 3-5 2-3
  Field Goals 0-0 0-0
Sacks By: Number-Yards 2-16 2-15
PAT Kicks 5-5 3-3
Field Goals 0-0 0-0

Individual Stats

Virginia Tech Rushing
Earnie Jones 2011601161325.8
Maurice Williams 2010201021195.1
Eddie Hunter 9720720168.0
Mark Cox 65415392306.5
Sean Donnelly 625025074.2
Tim Dudley 1404044.0
Dickie Johnson 1404044.0
Total63377153624325.7
Vanderbilt Rushing
Kenny Weatherspoon 931625082.8
Everett Crawford 618414052.3
Carl Woods 3152131104.3
Gromos 3023-2300-7.7
Total216435291101.4
Virginia Tech Passing
Cmp-Att-Int
Mark Cox 12-20-11691262
Total12-20-11691262
Vanderbilt Passing
Cmp-Att-Int
Gromos 23-37-03162822
Total23-37-03162822
Virginia Tech Receiving
Desmar Becton 351019
Terrance Howell 236019
Earnie Jones 232126
Greg Brooks 116016
Allan Thomas 116016
Eddie Hunter 112012
Scott Rider 1505
Sean Donnelly 1101
Total12169126
Vanderbilt Receiving
Carl Parker 7133182
Gerald Mitchell 561016
Tony Pearcey 449125
Everett Crawford 450020
Jim Popp 219015
Kenny Weatherspoon 1404
Total23316282
Virginia Tech Punting
David Cox 27839.04011
Total27839.04011
Vanderbilt Punting
Alan Herline 416040.04400
Total416040.04400
Virginia Tech All Returns
  Punts Kickoffs Interceptions
Desmar Becton 00023016000
Billy Myers 33112000000
Eddie Hunter 00012828000
Scott Rider 199000000
Total4401235828000
Vanderbilt All Returns
  Punts Kickoffs Interceptions
Kenny Weatherspoon 00037333000
Noel Wells 000000100
Clay Parker 00012929000
Total000410233100
Virginia Tech All Purpose
Earnie Jones 11632000148
Eddie Hunter 72122800112
Maurice Williams 1020000102
Desmar Becton 051300081
Mark Cox 39000039
Terrance Howell 03600036
Billy Myers 00031031
Sean Donnelly 25100026
Greg Brooks 01600016
Allan Thomas 01600016
Scott Rider 0509014
Tim Dudley 400004
Dickie Johnson 400004
Total36216958400629
Vanderbilt All Purpose
Carl Parker 0133000133
Kenny Weatherspoon 2547300102
Everett Crawford 145000064
Gerald Mitchell 06100061
Tony Pearcey 04900049
Clay Parker 00290029
Jim Popp 01900019
Carl Woods 13000013
Noel Wells 000000
Gromos -230000-23
Total2931610200447
Virginia Tech Field Goal Attempts
None
Vanderbilt Field Goal Attempts
None
Virginia Tech Kickoffs
Tom Taricani 42210055.3
Allen Talbott 1490049.0
Total52700054.0
Vanderbilt Kickoffs
Alan Herline 52662053.2
Total52662053.2
Virginia Tech Fumbles
Eddie Hunter 11
Maurice Williams 10
Vanderbilt Fumbles
Everett Crawford 11

Drive Summary

Virginia Tech Time of Possesion/Conversions
Quarter Half Total
1st 2nd 3rd 4th 1st 2nd  
Time of possession::::0:000:0038:05
Third Down Conversions////0/00/00/0
Fourth Down Conversions////0/00/00/0
Vanderbilt Time of Possesion/Conversions
Quarter Half Total
1st 2nd 3rd 4th 1st 2nd  
Time of possession::::0:000:0021:55
Third Down Conversions////0/00/00/0
Fourth Down Conversions////0/00/00/0

Defense

Virginia Tech Defense
Solo Ast Total TFL/Yds Sack/Yds FF FR-Yds Int-Yds BrUp Blkd QBH
Jamel Agemy 527--------
Ray Fitts 527--------
Rainer Coleman 4372.0/111.0/9------
Lawrence White 415--------
Alan Harris 415--------
Carter Wiley 314--------
Paul Nelson 3-31.0/1-------
Morgan Roane 3-32.0/91.0/7---1--
Ron Singleton 2-2---1-0----
Noland Hazzard 112--------
Eric Hayes 2-2-----1--
Curtis Taliaferro 1-1-----1--
Mark Webb 1-1--------
Dwight Ausbrooks 1-1--------
Randy Jamison 1-1--------
Allen Talbott 1-1--------
Total4111525.0/212.0/161-0-3
Vanderbilt Defense
Solo Ast Total TFL/Yds Sack/Yds FF FR-Yds Int-Yds BrUp Blkd QBH
Fischesser 86141.0/61.0/6------
Marvin Thomas 4711---1-0----
Mark Woehler 9211--------
Kermit Sykes 8311--------
Scanlon 6410--------
Chris Gaines 639--------
Thanh Anderson 358-----1--
Steve Wade 448--------
John Windham 246--------
Armando Fitz 426-----1--
Tim Johnson 415--------
David Wurm 5-51.0/91.0/9------
Noel Wells 314----1-0---
Jeff Holt 123--------
Mac McCarroll 213--------
Fouts 123--------
Joe Gentry 112--------
Short 1-1--------
Andy Baker 1-1--------
Mike MacIntyre -11--------
Elliott -11--------
Perry 1-1--------
Total74501242.0/152.0/151-01-02

Play-By-Play

DRIVE SUMMARY: plays, yards, TOP
Stats
Time1st DownsConversions
Quarter SummaryScorePossRPXT3rd4thRushingPassingPenalties
Virginia Tech7-------
Vanderbilt7-------

Participation

Virginia Tech - Starters
PosNo.Offense
PosNo.Defense

Virginia Tech: 2-Maurice Williams , 4-Chris Kinzer , 5-Tom Taricani , 6-Ray Fitts , 8-Mark Cox , 9-Allen Talbott , 13-Billy Myers , 15-David Cox , 19-Eric Hayes , 20-Randy Jamison , 24-Tim Dudley , 25-Sean Donnelly , 27-Alan Harris , 28-Scott Rider , 30-Noland Hazzard , 31-Curtis Taliaferro , 36-Carter Wiley , 40-Dickie Johnson , 41-Jamel Agemy , 42-Lawrence White , 43-Desmar Becton , 45-Eddie Hunter , 49-Earnie Jones , 58-Rainer Coleman , 76-Mark Webb , 80-Allan Thomas , 81-Terrance Howell , 83-Paul Nelson , 85-Greg Brooks , 89-Morgan Roane , 90-Dwight Ausbrooks , 99-Ron Singleton .

Vanderbilt - Starters
PosNo.Offense
PosNo.Defense

Vanderbilt: 1-Everett Crawford , 2-Andy Baker , 4-Kermit Sykes , 6-Gerald Mitchell , 7-Jeff Holt , 8-Tony Pearcey , 10-Gromos , 12-Scanlon , 13-Joe Gentry , 14-Mike MacIntyre , 17-Tim Johnson , 22-Armando Fitz , 27-Carl Woods , 28-Thanh Anderson , 29-Fouts , 32-Noel Wells , 33-Kenny Weatherspoon , 34-Chris Gaines , 35-Mac McCarroll , 36-Mark Woehler , 43-Short , 49-Alan Herline , 63-Perry , 80-Carl Parker , 81-Jim Popp , 89-John Windham , 90-Steve Wade , 93-Fischesser , 95-Elliott , 96-Clay Parker , 97-David Wurm , 98-Marvin Thomas .