Pittsburgh
Panthers
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Final
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(2) Virginia Tech
Hokies
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Pittsburgh (5-2, 2-2) 61414034
(2) Virginia Tech (8-0, 6-0) 71371037
  • October 28, 2000
    Lane/Worsham Field, Blacksburg, Va.
  • Kickoff time: 3:35 pm
  • End of Game: 7:08 pm
  • Total elapsed time: 3:33
  • Temperature: 65 F
  • Wind: 14-17 NW
  • Weather: Warm & Windy Pos. Rn
  • Attendance: 56,272
  • Referee: Tom DeJoseph
  • Umpire: Paul King
  • Linesman: John McGrath
  • Line judge: Hugh Campbell
  • Back judge: Mark McAnaney
  • Field judge: Tom Tomczyk
  • Side judge: Timon Oujiri

Scoring Summary

First QuarterPITTVT
TD02:59Lee Suggs 2 yd Rush (Carter Warley Kick)Drive: 11 plays, 74 yds, 5:0307
TD00:19Latef Grim 47 yd Pass From John Turman (Nick Lotz Kick Failed)Drive: 6 plays, 71 yds, 2:4067
Second QuarterPITTVT
TD14:05Antonio Bryant 17 yd Pass From John Turman (Nick Lotz Kick)Drive: 2 plays, 17 yds, 0:12137
FG10:16Carter Warley 35 yd Field GoalDrive: 11 plays, 40 yds, 3:491310
TD06:26Lee Suggs 2 yd Rush (Carter Warley Kick)Drive: 6 plays, 19 yds, 1:371317
TD05:55Antonio Bryant 26 yd Pass From John Turman (Nick Lotz Kick)Drive: 2 plays, 65 yds, 0:312017
FG00:17Carter Warley 38 yd Field GoalDrive: 8 plays, 24 yds, 2:522020
Third QuarterPITTVT
TD06:40Jarrett Ferguson 6 yd Rush (Carter Warley Kick)Drive: 9 plays, 80 yds, 3:362027
TD00:29Kevan Barlow 2 yd Rush (Nick Lotz Kick)Drive: 9 plays, 80 yds, 2:292727
TD00:04Antonio Bryant 29 yd Pass From John Turman (Nick Lotz Kick)Drive: 1 plays, 29 yds, 0:063427
Fourth QuarterPITTVT
TD12:16Lee Suggs 3 yd Rush (Carter Warley Kick)Drive: 8 plays, 64 yds, 2:483434
FG00:16Carter Warley 27 yd Field GoalDrive: 12 plays, 74 yds, 4:363437

Team Stats

PITT VT
FIRST DOWNS 17 30
  Rushing 5 18
  Passing 10 11
  Penalty 2 1
NET YARDS RUSHING 24 283
  Rushing Attempts 29 61
  Average Per Rush 0.8 4.6
  Rushing Touchdowns 1 4
  Yards Gained Rushing 68 307
  Yards Lost Rushing 44 24
NET YARDS PASSING 311 194
  Completions-Attempts-Int 17-26-1 15-28-1
  Average Per Attempt 12.0 6.9
  Average Per Completion 18.3 12.9
  Passing Touchdowns 4 0
TOTAL OFFENSE YARDS 335 477
  Total offense plays 55 89
  Average Gain Per Play 6.1 5.4
Fumbles: Number-Lost 0-0 3-1
Penalties: Number-Yards 4-26 3-33
PUNTS-YARDS 6-200 3-120
  Average Yards Per Punt 33.3 40.0
  Net Yards Per Punt 29.0 33.3
  Inside 20 1 1
  50+ Yards 0 0
  Touchbacks 0 1
  Fair catch 0 0
PITT VT
KICKOFFS-YARDS 6-316 8-493
  Average Yards Per Kickoff 52.7 61.6
  Net Yards Per Kickoff 38.0 45.1
  Touchbacks 1 3
Punt returns: Number-Yards-TD -- 2-26-0
  Average Per Return 0.0 13.0
Kickoff returns: Number-Yds-TD 4-72-0 5-68-0
  Average Per Return 18.0 13.6
Interceptions: Number-Yds-TD 1-0-0 1-0-0
Fumble Returns: Number-Yds-TD 0-0-0 0-0-0
Miscellaneous Yards 0 0
Possession Time 23:08 36:52
  1st Quarter 05:06 09:54
  2nd Quarter 04:40 10:20
  3rd Quarter 09:28 05:32
  4th Quarter 03:54 11:06
Third-Down Conversions 2 of 9 11 of 17
Fourth-Down Conversions 0 of 1 0 of 0
Red-Zone Scores-Chances 2-2 7-7
  Touchdowns 2-2 4-7
  Field Goals 0-0 3-3
Sacks By: Number-Yards 2-11 7-29
PAT Kicks 4-5 4-4
Field Goals 0-0 3-4

Individual Stats

Pittsburgh Rushing
Kevan Barlow 154915341112.3
Lousaka Polite 2505042.5
Nick Goings 1404044.0
TEAM 1000000.0
John Turman 101029-1905-1.9
Total296844241110.8
Virginia Tech Rushing
Lee Suggs 2816511643285.9
Andre Kendrick 12423390123.3
Michael Vick 105420340163.4
Jarrett Ferguson 6320321115.3
Dave Meyer 414014053.5
Cullen Hawkins 1000000.0
Total61307242834284.6
Pittsburgh Passing
Cmp-Att-Int
John Turman 17-26-13114477
Total17-26-13114477
Virginia Tech Passing
Cmp-Att-Int
Dave Meyer 7-13-01140290
Michael Vick 8-15-1800182
Total15-28-11940292
Pittsburgh Receiving
Antonio Bryant 9127329
Latef Grim 3106147
R.J. English 369039
Lousaka Polite 2907
Total17311447
Virginia Tech Receiving
Emmett Johnson 779029
Lee Suggs 221019
Ernest Wilford 225014
Andre Kendrick 111011
Browning Wynn 128028
Cullen Hawkins 118018
Ronald Moody 112012
Total15194029
Pittsburgh Punting
Andy Lee 414937.34810
Jay Junko 25125.54700
Total620033.34810
Virginia Tech Punting
Robert Peaslee 312040.04911
Total312040.04911
Pittsburgh All Returns
  Punts Kickoffs Interceptions
Bryan Knight 000000100
Darcey Levy 00022113000
Rod Rutherford 00025129000
Total00047229100
Virginia Tech All Returns
  Punts Kickoffs Interceptions
Andre Kendrick 00036326000
Lee Suggs 0001-30000
Ronyell Whitaker 22614000000
Keith Willis 000188000
Eric Green 000000100
Total2261456826100
Pittsburgh All Purpose
Antonio Bryant 0127000127
Latef Grim 0106000106
R.J. English 06900069
Rod Rutherford 00510051
Kevan Barlow 34000034
Darcey Levy 00210021
Lousaka Polite 5900014
Nick Goings 400004
TEAM 000000
Bryan Knight 000000
John Turman -190000-19
Total243117200407
Virginia Tech All Purpose
Lee Suggs 16421-300182
Andre Kendrick 39116300113
Emmett Johnson 07900079
Michael Vick 34000034
Jarrett Ferguson 32000032
Browning Wynn 02800028
Ronyell Whitaker 00026026
Ernest Wilford 02500025
Cullen Hawkins 01800018
Dave Meyer 14000014
Ronald Moody 01200012
Keith Willis 008008
Eric Green 000000
Total28319468260571
Pittsburgh Field Goal Attempts
None
Virginia Tech Field Goal Attempts
Carter Warley 210:1635Good
Carter Warley 200:1738Good
Carter Warley 406:2346Missed
Carter Warley 400:1627Good
Pittsburgh Kickoffs
Nick Lotz 63161052.7
Total63161052.7
Virginia Tech Kickoffs
Carter Warley 84933161.6
Total84933161.6
Pittsburgh Fumbles
None
Virginia Tech Fumbles
Lee Suggs 10
Dave Meyer 11
Michael Vick 10

Drive Summary

Pittsburgh Drive Summary
Drive Started Drive Ended Consumed
Qtr Spot Obtained Spot How Lost Pl-Yds
1PITT2310:28PUNTPITT2708:02PUNT4-42:26
1PITT2902:59KOVT0000:19TD6-712:40
2VT1714:17INTVT0014:05TD2-170:12
2PITT2010:16KOPITT1508:03PUNT3--52:13
2PITT3506:26KOVT0005:55TD2-650:31
2PITT0904:36PUNTPITT1103:09PUNT3-21:27
2PITT2000:17KOPITT2000:00HALF1-00:17
3PITT2015:00KOVT3010:16INT12-504:44
3PITT1306:40KOPITT2004:31PUNT3-72:09
3PITT2002:58PUNTVT0000:29TD9-802:29
3VT2900:10FUMBVT0000:04TD1-290:06
4PITT2412:16KOPITT2910:09PUNT3-52:07
4PITT2906:23FGAVT3904:52PUNT4-321:31
4PITT2300:16KOPITT1300:00HALF2--100:16
Quarter Half Total
1st 2nd 3rd 4th 1st 2nd  
Time of possession05:0604:4009:2803:549:4613:2223:08
Third Down Conversions1/20/21/30/21/41/52/9
Fourth Down Conversions0/00/00/10/00/00/10/1
Virginia Tech Drive Summary
Drive Started Drive Ended Consumed
Qtr Spot Obtained Spot How Lost Pl-Yds
1VT2015:00KOVT4310:28PUNT8-234:32
1VT2608:02PUNTPITT0002:59TD11-745:03
1VT1700:19KOVT1314:17INT3--41:02
2VT4314:05KOPITT1710:16FG11-403:49
2PITT1908:03PUNTPITT0006:26TD6-191:37
2VT3705:55KOPITT4604:36PUNT4-171:19
2PITT4503:09PUNTPITT2100:17FG8-242:52
3VT2010:16INTPITT0006:40TD9-803:36
3PITT4904:31PUNTPITT4902:58PUNT3-01:33
3VT0900:29KOVT2900:10FUMB2-200:19
3VT3600:04KOPITT0012:16TD8-642:48
4VT3510:09PUNTPITT2906:23FGA8-363:46
4VT1504:52PUNTPITT1100:16FG12-744:36
Quarter Half Total
1st 2nd 3rd 4th 1st 2nd  
Time of possession09:5410:2005:3211:0620:1416:3836:52
Third Down Conversions3/43/62/33/46/105/711/17
Fourth Down Conversions0/00/00/00/00/00/00/0

Defense

Pittsburgh Defense
Solo Ast Total TFL/Yds Sack/Yds FF FR-Yds Int-Yds BrUp Blkd QBH
Mark Ponko 6612--------
Corey Humphries 6511--------
Bryan Knight 3691.0/1---1-02--
Gerald Hayes 1890.5/30.5/3------
Amir Purifoy 3692.0/9-------
Brandon Williams 538--------
Shawntae Spencer 426--------
Mike White 2461.0/3-------
Joe Conlin 235--------
Shawn Robinson 235--------
Brian Beinecke -44--------
Ryan Smith 1340.5/30.5/3------
Penny Semaia -33--------
Ramon Walker 213--------
Brian Guzek 1121.0/51.0/51-----
Kody Miller -11--------
Nick Lotz -11--------
Nick Goings -11--------
Claude Harriott 1-1--------
Ryan Gonsales 1-1---1-0----
Nigel Neal -11--------
Darrell McMurray -11--------
Lousaka Polite -11--------
Gary Urschler -11--------
Donny Patrick -11--------
William Ferguson -11--------
Torrie Cox -11--------
Total40681086.0/242.0/1111-01-02
Virginia Tech Defense
Solo Ast Total TFL/Yds Sack/Yds FF FR-Yds Int-Yds BrUp Blkd QBH
Phillip Summers 5813--------
Ronyell Whitaker 8210--------
Chad Beasley 4481.0/61.0/6---2--
Ben Taylor 3471.0/1------1
Jake Houseright 3361.0/4-------
Lamar Cobb 156-------1
Nathaniel Adibi 4261.0/71.0/7-----1
David Pugh 5-54.0/232.0/13----11
Cory Bird 3141.0/31.0/3---1--
Nick Sorensen 224--------
Cols Colas 123--------
Eric Green 213----1-03--
Willie Pile 123--------
Shawn Witten 2-2--------
Kevin McCadam 112--------
Wayne Ward 112--------
Tee Butler -11--------
Channing Reed -11--------
Chris Buie 1-1--------
Jim Davis 1-1--------
Ken Keister -11--------
Dan Wilkinson 1-1--------
Chris Krebs 1-1--------
Total5041919.0/447.0/29-1-0614

Play-By-Play

1st Quarter
Virginia Tech Captains: 4, 76, 16, 42
Pittsburgh Captains: 34, 97, 43
Pittsburgh wins the toss and will defer to the second half.
Virginia Tech elects to receive and defend the South Goal.
Lotz,N. kickoff 65 yards to the VT0, touchback.
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 15:00.
1 and 10 at VT20Suggs,L. rush up middle for 1 yard to the VT21 (Williams,B.;White,M.).
2 and 9 at VT21Vick,M. sideline pass complete to Johnson,E. for 5 yards to the VT26 (Walker,R.).
3 and 4 at VT26Vick,M. rush for 6 yards to the VT32, 1ST DOWN VT (Williams,B.).
1 and 10 at VT32Suggs,L. rush over left tackle for 6 yards to the VT38 (Robinson, Shawn;Hayes, Gerald).
2 and 4 at VT38Vick,M. slant pass complete to Johnson,E. for 9 yards to the VT47, 1ST DOWN VT (Purifoy,A.;Ponko,M.).
1 and 10 at VT47Vick,M. rush over left end for loss of 1 yard to the VT46 (Knight,B.).
2 and 11 at VT46Vick,M. SW pass complete to Suggs,L. for 2 yards to the VT48 (Spencer, S.).
3 and 9 at VT48Vick,M. sacked for loss of 5 yards to the VT43 (Guzek, Brian), fumble by Vick,M. recovered by VT Lambo,A. at VT43.
4 and 14 at VT43Peaslee,R. punt 34 yards to the PITT23, downed.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 8 plays, 23 yards, TOP 4:32
PITTSBURGH drive start at 10:28.
1 and 10 at PITT23Barlow,K. rush over right guard for 11 yards to the PITT34, 1ST DOWN PITT (Green,E.;Sorensen,N.).
1 and 10 at PITT34Barlow,K. rush up middle for loss of 1 yard to the PITT33 (Taylor,B.;Beasley,C.).
2 and 11 at PITT33Turman,J. sacked for loss of 6 yards to the PITT27 (Beasley,C.).
3 and 17 at PITT27Turman,J. sacked for no gain to the PITT27 (Houseright,J.).
4 and 17 at PITT27Junko, Jay punt 47 yards to the VT26, downed.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 4 plays, 4 yards, TOP 2:26
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 08:02.
1 and 10 at VT26Kendrick,A. rush up middle for 5 yards to the VT31 (Smith,R.).
2 and 5 at VT31Kendrick,A. rush over left guard for 1 yard to the VT32 (Knight,B.;Smith,R.).
3 and 4 at VT32Vick,M. sideline pass complete to Hawkins,C. for 18 yards to the 50 yardline, 1ST DOWN VT (Walker,R.).
1 and 10 at VT50Kendrick,A. rush over left tackle for 3 yards to the PITT47 (Patrick,D.;Semaia, Penny).
2 and 7 at PITT47Vick,M. slant pass complete to Johnson,E. for 4 yards to the PITT43 (Williams,B.).
3 and 3 at PITT43Kendrick,A. rush up middle for 6 yards to the PITT37, 1ST DOWN VT (Walker,R.;Neal,N.).
1 and 10 at PITT37Ferguson,J. rush over left end for 1 yard to the PITT36 (Conlin,J.;Ponko,M.).
2 and 9 at PITT36Vick,M. rush right for 16 yards to the PITT20, 1ST DOWN VT (Williams,B.).
1 and 10 at PITT20Suggs,L. rush over left end for 11 yards to the PITT9, 1ST DOWN VT (Robinson, Shawn).
1 and Goal at PITT09Suggs,L. rush over left guard for 7 yards to the PITT2 (Humphries, C.).
2 and Goal at PITT02Suggs,L. rush right for 2 yards to the PITT0, TOUCHDOWN, clock 02:59.
Pittsburgh: - Virginia Tech:
Warley,C. kick attempt good.
Pittsburgh: - Virginia Tech:
Warley,C. kickoff 65 yards to the PITT0, Rutherford, Rod return 29 yards to the PITT29 (Buie,C.;Ward,W.).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 11 plays, 74 yards, TOP 5:03
PITTSBURGH drive start at 02:59.
1 and 10 at PITT29Barlow,K. rush over left guard for 9 yards to the PITT38 (Pile,W.;Taylor,B.).
2 and 1 at PITT38Barlow,K. rush over left guard for 5 yards to the PITT43, 1ST DOWN PITT (Houseright,J.;Pugh,D.).
1 and 10 at PITT43Barlow,K. rush over right guard for 2 yards to the PITT45 (Beasley,C.;Bird,C.).
2 and 8 at PITT45Barlow,K. rush draw play for 4 yards to the PITT49 (Adibi,N.).
3 and 4 at PITT49Turman,J. rush up middle for 4 yards to the VT47, 1ST DOWN PITT (Cobb,L.).
1 and 10 at VT47Turman,J. post pass complete to Grim,L. for 47 yards to the VT0, 1ST DOWN PITT, TOUCHDOWN, clock 00:19.
Pittsburgh: - Virginia Tech:
Lotz,N. kick attempt failed (blocked), returned by Houseright,J. - no score (blocked by Team).
Lotz,N. kickoff 62 yards to the VT3, Kendrick,A. return 14 yards to the VT17 (Ponko,M.;Hayes, Gerald).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 6 plays, 71 yards, TOP 2:40
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 00:19.
1 and 10 at VT17Kendrick,A. rush right for no gain to the VT17 (White,M.;Urschler, Gary).
1st Quarter Stats
Time1st DownsConversions
Quarter SummaryScorePossRPXT3rd4thRushingPassingPenalties
Pittsburgh605:0631041-20-09-281-1-0-470-0
Virginia Tech709:5442063-40-015-595-5-0-380-0
2nd Quarter
Start of 2nd quarter, clock 15:00.
2 and 10 at VT17Kendrick,A. rush left for 12 yards to the VT29, 1ST DOWN VT (Conlin,J.).
1 and 10 at VT29Vick,M. rush right for 33 yards to the PITT38 (Ferguson, W.), PENALTY VT holding 16 yards to the VT13, NO PLAY.
1 and 26 at VT13Vick,M. pass intercepted by Knight,B. at the VT17, Knight,B. return 0 yards to the VT17.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 3 plays, -4 yards, TOP 1:02
PITTSBURGH drive start at 14:17.
1 and 10 at VT17Turman,J. pass incomplete to Bryant,A..
2 and 10 at VT17Turman,J. pass complete to Bryant,A. for 17 yards to the VT0, 1ST DOWN PITT, TOUCHDOWN, clock 14:05.
Pittsburgh: - Virginia Tech:
Lotz,N. kick attempt good.
Pittsburgh: - Virginia Tech:
Lotz,N. kickoff 30 yards to the VT35, Willis,K. return 8 yards to the VT43 (Goings,N.;Hayes, Gerald).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 2 plays, 17 yards, TOP 0:12
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 14:05.
1 and 10 at VT43Vick,M. pass incomplete to Johnson,E..
2 and 10 at VT43Vick,M. rush up middle for 14 yards to the PITT43, 1ST DOWN VT, out-of-bounds (Harriott, C.).
1 and 10 at PITT43Ferguson,J. rush up middle for no gain to the PITT43 (Conlin,J.;Semaia, Penny).
2 and 10 at PITT43Suggs,L. rush over right guard for 1 yard to the PITT42 (Semaia, Penny;Hayes, Gerald).
3 and 9 at PITT42Suggs,L. rush over left end for 9 yards to the PITT33, 1ST DOWN VT (Humphries, C.).
1 and 10 at PITT33Suggs,L. rush over left guard for 2 yards to the PITT31 (White,M.;McMurray, D.).
Timeout Virginia Tech, clock 11:21.
2 and 8 at PITT31Vick,M. sideline pass complete to Wilford,E. for 14 yards to the PITT17, 1ST DOWN VT (Ferguson, W.;Ponko,M.).
1 and 10 at PITT17Suggs,L. rush over left guard for no gain to the PITT17 (Knight,B.).
2 and 10 at PITT17Vick,M. pass incomplete to Johnson,E. (Knight,B.).
3 and 10 at PITT17Vick,M. pass incomplete to Johnson,E..
4 and 10 at PITT17Warley,C. field goal attempt from 35 GOOD, clock 10:16.
Pittsburgh: - Virginia Tech:
Warley,C. kickoff 65 yards to the PITT0, touchback.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 11 plays, 40 yards, TOP 3:49
PITTSBURGH drive start at 10:16.
1 and 10 at PITT20Turman,J. pass complete to Polite, Lousaka for 7 yards to the PITT27.
2 and 3 at PITT27Barlow,K. rush up middle for loss of 5 yards to the PITT22 (Houseright,J.;Colas,C.).
3 and 8 at PITT22Turman,J. sacked for loss of 7 yards to the PITT15 (Adibi,N.).
4 and 15 at PITT15Junko, Jay punt 4 yards to the PITT19, downed.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 3 plays, -5 yards, TOP 2:13
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 08:03.
1 and 10 at PITT19Vick,M. pass incomplete.
2 and 10 at PITT19Vick,M. pass incomplete to Johnson,E..
3 and 10 at PITT19Vick,M. sideline pass complete to Wilford,E. for 11 yards to the PITT8, 1ST DOWN VT (Robinson, Shawn).
1 and Goal at PITT08PENALTY PITT offside defense 4 yards to the PITT4.
1 and Goal at PITT04Hawkins,C. rush over left guard for no gain to the PITT4 (Williams,B.).
2 and Goal at PITT04Kendrick,A. rush up middle for 2 yards to the PITT2 (Knight,B.;Hayes, Gerald).
3 and Goal at PITT02Suggs,L. rush over right guard for 2 yards to the PITT0, TOUCHDOWN, clock 06:26.
Pittsburgh: - Virginia Tech:
Warley,C. kick attempt good.
Pittsburgh: - Virginia Tech:
Warley,C. kickoff 55 yards to the PITT10, out-of-bounds, PITT ball on PITT35.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 6 plays, 19 yards, TOP 1:37
PITTSBURGH drive start at 06:26.
1 and 10 at PITT35Turman,J. deep pass complete to English,R. for 39 yards to the VT26, 1ST DOWN PITT (Sorensen,N.).
1 and 10 at VT26Turman,J. post pass complete to Bryant,A. for 26 yards to the VT0, 1ST DOWN PITT, TOUCHDOWN, clock 05:55, PENALTY PITT unsportsmanlike conduct 14 yards to the VT17.
Pittsburgh: - Virginia Tech:
1st and 17.
Lotz,N. kick attempt good.
Pittsburgh: - Virginia Tech:
Lotz,N. kickoff 51 yards to the VT14, Kendrick,A. return 23 yards to the VT37 (Lotz,N.;Spencer, S.).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 2 plays, 65 yards, TOP 0:31
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 05:55.
1 and 10 at VT37Vick,M. screen pass complete to Johnson,E. for 17 yards to the PITT46, 1ST DOWN VT (Humphries, C.).
1 and 10 at PITT46Vick,M. pass incomplete to Johnson,E..
Timeout Virginia Tech, clock 05:31.
Meyer,D. at QB for Virginia Tech.
Michael Vick injured on the previous play.
2 and 10 at PITT46Suggs,L. rush over left end for no gain to the PITT46 (Ponko,M.).
3 and 10 at PITT46Meyer,D. pass incomplete to Ferguson,J..
4 and 10 at PITT46Peaslee,R. punt 37 yards to the PITT9, downed.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 4 plays, 17 yards, TOP 1:19
PITTSBURGH drive start at 04:36.
1 and 10 at PITT09Turman,J. sideline pass complete to Bryant,A. for 7 yards to the PITT16, out-of-bounds (Whitaker,R.).
2 and 3 at PITT16Barlow,K. rush over left guard for loss of 2 yards to the PITT14 (Sorensen,N.;Pugh,D.).
3 and 5 at PITT14Turman,J. sacked for loss of 3 yards to the PITT11 (Bird,C.).
4 and 8 at PITT11Lee, Andy punt 34 yards to the PITT45, out-of-bounds.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 3 plays, 2 yards, TOP 1:27
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 03:09.
Vick,M. at QB for Virginia Tech.
1 and 10 at PITT45Suggs,L. rush up middle for 9 yards to the PITT36 (Humphries, C.;Purifoy,A.).
2 and 1 at PITT36Vick,M. rush right for 12 yards to the PITT24, 1ST DOWN VT (Humphries, C.).
1 and 10 at PITT24Vick,M. rush draw play for 4 yards to the PITT20 (Conlin,J.).
2 and 6 at PITT20Suggs,L. rush left for 11 yards to the PITT9, 1ST DOWN VT, out-of-bounds (Humphries, C.).
1 and Goal at PITT09Vick,M. rush for loss of 8 yards to the PITT17 (Purifoy,A.).
Timeout Virginia Tech, clock 01:14.
Vick's injury - cut to left shin.
2 and Goal at PITT17Vick,M. rush over right tackle for 2 yards to the PITT15 (Beinecke, Brian;Purifoy,A.).
3 and Goal at PITT15Vick,M. sacked for loss of 6 yards to the PITT21 (Smith,R.;Hayes, Gerald).
Vick injured on the play.
Timeout Pittsburgh, clock 00:21.
4 and Goal at PITT21Warley,C. field goal attempt from 38 GOOD, clock 00:17.
Pittsburgh: - Virginia Tech:
Warley,C. kickoff 65 yards to the PITT0, touchback.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 8 plays, 24 yards, TOP 2:52
PITTSBURGH drive start at 00:17.
1 and 10 at PITT20TEAM rush for no gain to the PITT20.
End of half, clock 00:00.
2nd Quarter Stats
Time1st DownsConversions
Quarter SummaryScorePossRPXT3rd4thRushingPassingPenalties
Pittsburgh1404:4003030-20-05--175-6-0-962-18
Virginia Tech1310:2053083-60-018-663-11-1-421-16
3rd Quarter
Start of 3rd quarter, clock 15:00, VT ball on VT35.
Warley,C. kickoff 65 yards to the PITT0, touchback.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 1 plays, 0 yards, TOP 0:17
PITTSBURGH drive start at 15:00.
1 and 10 at PITT20Turman,J. sideline pass complete to Bryant,A. for 4 yards to the PITT24 (Whitaker,R.;Summers,P.).
2 and 6 at PITT24Barlow,K. rush over right tackle for 9 yards to the PITT33, 1ST DOWN PITT (Beasley,C.).
1 and 10 at PITT33Turman,J. deep pass incomplete to Bryant,A. (Green,E.).
Timeout Pittsburgh, clock 13:43.
2 and 10 at PITT33Turman,J. slant pass complete to Bryant,A. for 10 yards to the PITT43, 1ST DOWN PITT (Taylor,B.).
Rutherford, Rod at QB for Pittsburgh.
1 and 10 at PITT43Barlow,K. rush left for loss of 7 yards to the PITT36 (Taylor,B.;Summers,P.), PENALTY PITT illegal motion declined.
Turman,J. at QB for Pittsburgh.
2 and 17 at PITT36Turman,J. pass incomplete to Grim,L. (Beasley,C.).
3 and 17 at PITT36Turman,J. middle pass complete to Grim,L. for 18 yards to the VT46, 1ST DOWN PITT (Bird,C.).
1 and 10 at VT46Turman,J. middle pass complete to Polite, Lousaka for 2 yards to the VT44 (Adibi,N.;Houseright,J.).
Rutherford, Rod at QB for Pittsburgh.
2 and 8 at VT44PENALTY PITT false start 5 yards to the VT49, PENALTY VT personal foul 14 yards to the VT35, 1ST DOWN PITT.
1st and 10.
1 and 10 at VT35Polite, Lousaka rush up middle for 4 yards to the VT31 (Colas,C.).
2 and 6 at VT31Barlow,K. rush right for 1 yard to the VT30 (Taylor,B.;Whitaker,R.).
Turman,J. at QB for Pittsburgh.
3 and 5 at VT30Turman,J. pass incomplete to Bryant,A..
4 and 5 at VT30Turman,J. pass intercepted by Green,E. at the VT20, Green,E. return 0 yards to the VT20.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 12 plays, 50 yards, TOP 4:44
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 10:16.
Meyer,D. at QB for Virginia Tech.
1 and 10 at VT20Suggs,L. rush over right guard for 1 yard to the VT21 (Hayes, Gerald).
2 and 9 at VT21Meyer,D. sideline pass incomplete to Wilford,E..
3 and 9 at VT21Meyer,D. post pass complete to Wynn,B. for 28 yards to the VT49, 1ST DOWN VT (Spencer, S.).
1 and 10 at VT49Suggs,L. rush left for loss of 1 yard to the VT48 (Purifoy,A.).
2 and 11 at VT48Ferguson,J. rush draw play for 9 yards to the PITT43 (Humphries, C.;Williams,B.).
3 and 2 at PITT43Suggs,L. rush up middle for 2 yards to the PITT41, 1ST DOWN VT (Ponko,M.).
1 and 10 at PITT41Suggs,L. rush over right tackle for 28 yards to the PITT13, 1ST DOWN VT, out-of-bounds (Spencer, S.).
1 and 10 at PITT13Suggs,L. rush over left tackle for 7 yards to the PITT6 (Beinecke, Brian;Humphries, C.).
2 and 3 at PITT06Ferguson,J. rush up middle for 6 yards to the PITT0, 1ST DOWN VT, TOUCHDOWN, clock 06:40.
Pittsburgh: - Virginia Tech:
Warley,C. kick attempt good.
Pittsburgh: - Virginia Tech:
Warley,C. kickoff 65 yards to the PITT0, Levy,D. return 13 yards to the PITT13 (Witten,S.).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 9 plays, 80 yards, TOP 3:36
PITTSBURGH drive start at 06:40.
1 and 10 at PITT13Goings,N. rush over right guard for 4 yards to the PITT17 (McCadam,K.).
2 and 6 at PITT17Barlow,K. rush draw play for 3 yards to the PITT20 (Summers,P.;Houseright,J.).
3 and 3 at PITT20Turman,J. sacked for no gain to the PITT20 (Beasley,C.;Pugh,D.).
4 and 3 at PITT20Lee, Andy punt 43 yards to the VT37, Whitaker,R. return 14 yards to the PITT49 (Beinecke, Brian;Polite, Lousaka).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 3 plays, 7 yards, TOP 2:09
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 04:31.
1 and 10 at PITT49Kendrick,A. rush over left guard for 3 yards to the PITT46 (Guzek, Brian;Conlin,J.).
2 and 7 at PITT46Kendrick,A. rush draw play for loss of 3 yards to the PITT49 (White,M.).
3 and 10 at PITT49Meyer,D. pass incomplete to Johnson,E..
4 and 10 at PITT49Peaslee,R. punt 49 yards to the PITT0, touchback.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 3 plays, 0 yards, TOP 1:33
PITTSBURGH drive start at 02:58.
1 and 10 at PITT20Barlow,K. rush over right guard for 2 yards to the PITT22 (Summers,P.;Wilkinson,D.).
2 and 8 at PITT22Turman,J. slant pass complete to Bryant,A. for 20 yards to the PITT42, 1ST DOWN PITT, out-of-bounds (Whitaker,R.).
1 and 10 at PITT42Turman,J. pass incomplete to Bryant,A..
Timeout Virginia Tech, clock 02:02.
2 and 10 at PITT42Turman,J. deep pass complete to Grim,L. for 41 yards to the VT17, 1ST DOWN PITT, out-of-bounds (Green,E.).
1 and 10 at VT17Turman,J. sideline pass complete to Bryant,A. for 9 yards to the VT8, out-of-bounds (Summers,P.;Whitaker,R.).
2 and 1 at VT08Polite, Lousaka rush up middle for 1 yard to the VT7, 1ST DOWN PITT (Cobb,L.).
1 and Goal at VT07Turman,J. rush over left end for 1 yard to the VT6 (Adibi,N.), PENALTY VT face mask 3 yards to the VT3, 1ST DOWN PITT.
1st and 3.
1 and Goal at VT03Barlow,K. rush over left guard for 1 yard to the VT2 (Bird,C.).
2 and Goal at VT02Barlow,K. rush over left end for 2 yards to the VT0, TOUCHDOWN, clock 00:29.
Pittsburgh: - Virginia Tech:
Lotz,N. kick attempt good.
Pittsburgh: - Virginia Tech:
Lotz,N. kickoff 53 yards to the VT12, Suggs,L. return -3 yards to the VT9, fumble by Suggs,L. recovered by VT Suggs,L. at VT9.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 9 plays, 80 yards, TOP 2:29
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 00:29.
1 and 10 at VT09Suggs,L. rush over right end for 17 yards to the VT26, 1ST DOWN VT (Humphries, C.).
1 and 10 at VT26Meyer,D. rush for 3 yards to the VT29, fumble by Meyer,D. recovered by PITT Gonsales,R. at VT29.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 2 plays, 20 yards, TOP 0:19
PITTSBURGH drive start at 00:10.
1 and 10 at VT29Turman,J. deep pass complete to Bryant,A. for 29 yards to the VT0, 1ST DOWN PITT, TOUCHDOWN, clock 00:04.
Pittsburgh: - Virginia Tech:
Lotz,N. kick attempt good.
Pittsburgh: - Virginia Tech:
Lotz,N. kickoff 55 yards to the VT10, Kendrick,A. return 26 yards to the VT36 (Cox, Torrie;Miller,K.).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 1 plays, 29 yards, TOP 0:06
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 00:04.
3rd Quarter Stats
Time1st DownsConversions
Quarter SummaryScorePossRPXT3rd4thRushingPassingPenalties
Pittsburgh1409:2825291-30-112-218-13-1-1331-5
Virginia Tech705:3241052-30-011-721-3-0-282-17
4th Quarter
Start of 4th quarter, clock 15:00.
1 and 10 at VT36Suggs,L. rush up middle for 19 yards to the PITT45, 1ST DOWN VT (Humphries, C.;Spencer, S.).
1 and 10 at PITT45Kendrick,A. rush over right end for 7 yards to the PITT38, out-of-bounds (Ponko,M.).
2 and 3 at PITT38Kendrick,A. rush over right tackle for 1 yard to the PITT37 (Spencer, S.).
3 and 2 at PITT37Suggs,L. rush up middle for 2 yards to the PITT35, 1ST DOWN VT (Gonsales,R.).
1 and 10 at PITT35Meyer,D. pass incomplete to Johnson,E. (Knight,B.).
2 and 10 at PITT35Meyer,D. rush over left end for 3 yards to the PITT32 (White,M.).
3 and 7 at PITT32Meyer,D. post pass complete to Johnson,E. for 29 yards to the PITT3, 1ST DOWN VT.
1 and Goal at PITT03Suggs,L. rush up middle for 3 yards to the PITT0, TOUCHDOWN, clock 12:16.
Pittsburgh: - Virginia Tech:
Warley,C. kick attempt good.
Pittsburgh: - Virginia Tech:
Warley,C. kickoff 49 yards to the PITT16, Levy,D. return 8 yards to the PITT24 (Ward,W.).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 8 plays, 64 yards, TOP 2:48
PITTSBURGH drive start at 12:16.
1 and 10 at PITT24Turman,J. SW pass complete to English,R. for 3 yards to the PITT27 (Summers,P.;Taylor,B.).
2 and 7 at PITT27Turman,J. sacked for loss of 3 yards to the PITT24 (Pugh,D.).
3 and 10 at PITT24Turman,J. rush over left end for 5 yards to the PITT29 (Davis,Ji.).
4 and 5 at PITT29Lee, Andy punt 48 yards to the VT23, Whitaker,R. return 12 yards to the VT35 (Knight,B.).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 3 plays, 5 yards, TOP 2:07
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 10:09.
1 and 10 at VT35Suggs,L. rush up middle for no gain to the VT35 (Ponko,M.).
2 and 10 at VT35Suggs,L. rush over left tackle for 11 yards to the VT46, 1ST DOWN VT (Ponko,M.).
1 and 10 at VT46Suggs,L. rush over right end for no gain to the VT46 (Knight,B.;Beinecke, Brian).
2 and 10 at VT46Meyer,D. screen pass complete to Suggs,L. for 19 yards to the PITT35, 1ST DOWN VT (Ponko,M.).
1 and 10 at PITT35Kendrick,A. rush over right tackle for 2 yards to the PITT33 (Purifoy,A.;Hayes, Gerald).
2 and 8 at PITT33Meyer,D. pass incomplete to Ferguson,J..
3 and 8 at PITT33Suggs,L. rush over right tackle for 4 yards to the PITT29 (Smith,R.;Humphries, C.).
Timeout Virginia Tech, clock 06:29.
4 and 4 at PITT29Warley,C. field goal attempt from 46 MISSED - wide left, spot at PITT29, clock 06:23.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 8 plays, 36 yards, TOP 3:46
PITTSBURGH drive start at 06:23.
1 and 10 at PITT29Turman,J. post pass complete to English,R. for 27 yards to the VT44, 1ST DOWN PITT (Summers,P.).
1 and 10 at VT44Turman,J. deep pass incomplete to Bryant,A..
2 and 10 at VT44Turman,J. sideline pass complete to Bryant,A. for 5 yards to the VT39 (Whitaker,R.).
3 and 5 at VT39Turman,J. pass incomplete to English,R..
4 and 5 at VT39Lee, Andy punt 24 yards to the VT15, downed.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 4 plays, 32 yards, TOP 1:31
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 04:52.
1 and 10 at VT15Meyer,D. rush over left end for 5 yards to the VT20 (White,M.;Knight,B.).
2 and 5 at VT20Meyer,D. screen pass complete to Johnson,E. for 4 yards to the VT24 (Robinson, Shawn;Purifoy,A.).
3 and 1 at VT24Suggs,L. rush over left guard for 8 yards to the VT32, 1ST DOWN VT (Purifoy,A.).
1 and 10 at VT32Suggs,L. rush over left guard for 2 yards to the VT34 (Ponko,M.;Purifoy,A.).
2 and 8 at VT34Meyer,D. rush up middle for 3 yards to the VT37 (Williams,B.;Knight,B.).
3 and 5 at VT37Meyer,D. sideline pass incomplete to Witten,S., PENALTY PITT pass interference 3 yards to the VT40, 1ST DOWN VT, NO PLAY.
1 and 10 at VT40Meyer,D. pass incomplete to Wilford,E..
2 and 10 at VT40Meyer,D. sideline pass complete to Moody,R. for 12 yards to the PITT48, 1ST DOWN VT.
1 and 10 at PITT48Meyer,D. middle pass complete to Johnson,E. for 11 yards to the PITT37, 1ST DOWN VT.
1 and 10 at PITT37Meyer,D. middle pass complete to Kendrick,A. for 11 yards to the PITT26, 1ST DOWN VT (Knight,B.;Ponko,M.).
Timeout Pittsburgh, clock 01:02.
1 and 10 at PITT26Ferguson,J. rush up middle for 5 yards to the PITT21 (Williams,B.).
Timeout Pittsburgh, clock 00:45.
2 and 5 at PITT21Ferguson,J. rush up middle for 11 yards to the PITT10, 1ST DOWN VT (Robinson, Shawn;Hayes, Gerald).
VT ball on PITT11.
Timeout Virginia Tech, clock 00:20.
1 and 10 at PITT11Warley,C. field goal attempt from 27 GOOD, clock 00:16.
Pittsburgh: - Virginia Tech:
Warley,C. kickoff 64 yards to the PITT1, Rutherford, Rod return 22 yards to the PITT23 (Witten,S.).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 12 plays, 74 yards, TOP 4:36
PITTSBURGH drive start at 00:16.
1 and 10 at PITT23Turman,J. pass incomplete to Bryant,A. (Green,E.).
2 and 10 at PITT23Turman,J. sacked for loss of 10 yards to the PITT13 (Pugh,D.).
End of game, clock 00:00.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 2 plays, -10 yards, TOP 0:16
4th Quarter Stats
Time1st DownsConversions
Quarter SummaryScorePossRPXT3rd4thRushingPassingPenalties
Pittsburgh003:5401010-20-03--83-6-0-351-3
Virginia Tech1011:06551113-40-017-866-9-0-860-0

Participation

Pittsburgh - Starters
PosNo.Offense
PosNo.Defense

Pittsburgh: 2-Kody Miller , 5-Torrie Cox , 7-Shawn Robinson , 8-Donny Patrick , 9-Amir Purifoy , 10-John Turman , 12-Rod Rutherford , 14-Mark Ponko , 15-Brian Beinecke , 17-Corey Humphries , 18-Jay Junko , 19-Shawntae Spencer , 21-Darcey Levy , 25-Ramon Walker , 27-William Ferguson , 28-Gary Urschler , 32-Lousaka Polite , 34-Brandon Williams , 35-Nick Lotz , 36-Andy Lee , 37-Nick Goings , 43-Kevan Barlow , 47-Brian Guzek , 51-Gerald Hayes , 55-Ryan Gonsales , 57-Bryan Knight , 58-Ryan Smith , 63-Darrell McMurray , 66-Penny Semaia , 80-Antonio Bryant , 83-Latef Grim , 84-R.J. English , 90-Claude Harriott , 91-Nigel Neal , 97-Mike White , 98-Joe Conlin .

Virginia Tech - Starters
PosNo.Offense
QB7Michael Vick
SE18Emmett Johnson
FL19Ernest Wilford
TB22Lee Suggs
FB27Jarrett Ferguson
LT59Anthony Lambo
C61Steve DeMasi
LG69Matt Lehr
RT76Dave Kadela
RG79Josh Redding
TE93Browning Wynn
PosNo.Defense
FC1Eric Green
BC2Ronyell Whitaker
OLB14Nick Sorensen
ROV16Cory Bird
DE28Lamar Cobb
FS35Willie Pile
ILB40Ben Taylor
ILB41Jake Houseright
DT71David Pugh
DE83Nathaniel Adibi
DT94Chad Beasley

Virginia Tech: 3-Deon Provitt , 4-Andre Kendrick , 5-Kevin McCadam , 6-Vegas Robinson , 8-Phillip Summers , 13-Dave Meyer , 21-Michael Crawford , 25-Billy Hardee , 26-Shawn Witten , 30-Tee Butler , 31-Anthony Thibodeau , 32-Wayne Ward , 34-Brian Welch , 37-Chris Krebs , 42-Cullen Hawkins , 45-Benny Wolfe , 46-Chris Buie , 47-Wayne Briggs , 48-Mike Donahue , 49-Carter Warley , 53-Channing Reed , 54-Dan Wilkinson , 55-Ken Keister , 57-Anthony Davis , 64-Jake Grove , 74-Luke Owens , 82-Ronald Moody , 85-Derek Carter , 86-Keith Willis , 87-Bob Slowikowski , 89-Robert Peaslee , 95-Jim Davis , 99-Cols Colas .