Offense Downs Defense, 30-19, In Spring Football Game

VIRGINIASPORTSDOTCOM Billy McMullen grabbed seven receptions for 89 yards in Virginia's spring football game Friday night.
VIRGINIASPORTSDOTCOM
Billy McMullen grabbed seven receptions for 89 yards in Virginia's spring football game Friday night.
VIRGINIASPORTSDOTCOM

April 14, 2000

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. - The offense scored two touchdowns on the ground and three through the air to down the defense 30-19 in the University of Virginia's annual Spring football game tonight at Kl?ckner Stadium.

Matt Schaub was the game's passing leader with 136 yards. He completed 13 of 19 passes, including a 26-yard scoring toss to wide receiver James Johnson.

Bryson Spinner completed 12 of 18 attempts for 122 yards. He had a two-yard scoring toss to Kevin Coffey in the third quarter. Spinner also rushed six times for 27 yards.

Starting quarterback Dan Ellis completed six of 10 attempts for 65 yards, including a three-yard touchdown strike to Billy McMullen.

McMullen led all receivers with seven receptions for 89 yards. Johnson hauled in four passes for 57 yards, while Coffey caught four passes for 48 yards. Tightend Chris Luzar also caught four passes for 34 yards.

Guy Brown spearheaded the ground game. He rushed for 80 yards on 14 carries and scored on a 12-yard run in the second quarter. Tyree Foreman gained 39 yards on 10 caries and scored from seven yards on the final play of the third quarter. Arlen Harris carried 14 times for 26 yards.

Linebacker Angelo Crowell led the defensive effort with a game-high 11 tackles. He also scored the defense's only touchdown by returning a fumble six yards for a touchdown. Middle linebacker Yubrenal Isabelle joined Crowell in double digits with 10 stops.

Linebacker William Clark intercepted two passes, both in the first quarter. Linebackers R.C. Cosby and Sam Sangobowale each had seven tackles.

Defensive tackle Larry Simmons led the lineman with five tackles, while Ahmad Hawkins, Ryan Sawyer and Chezley Watson had four tackles each to lead the defensive backs.

The defense was awarded one point for forcing a punt, three points for causing a turnover and six points for scoring a touchdown.

Virginia Spring Game Statistics

Scoring

Score by Quarters 1 2 3 4 Final
White (Defense) 7 4 1 7 19
Blue (Offense) 6 6 12 6 30

Defensive Stops

Quarter Points and Stops
? ?
1 7 points (2 interceptions, 1 stop)
2 4 points (4 stops)
3 1 point (1 stop)
4 7 points (1 fumble recovery for a score, 1 stop)

Offensive Scoring

Team Qtr Time Left Scoring Play Drive Plays - Yds Score
? ? ? ? ? ?
Blue 1 8:11 Billy McMullen 30-yd pass from Dan Ellis 11-70 6-0
White 1 5:27 William Clark interception (18-yd ret) ? 6-3
White 1 0:11 William Clark interception (22-yd ret) ? 6-7
Blue 2 10:02 Guy Brown 12-yd run 2-16 12-8
Blue 3 4:05 Kevin Coffey 2-yd pass from Bryson Spinner 12-70 18-11
Blue 3 0:00 Tyree Foreman 7-yd run 5-54 24-12
White 4 7:12 Angelo Crowell 6-yd fumble recovery for TD ? 24-19
Blue 4 4:38 James Johnson 26-yd pass from Matt Schaub 6-70 30-19

Rushing

Player Att Gain Lost Net TD Long
? ? ? ? ? ? ?
Brown 16 85 5 80 1 13
Foreman 10 39 0 39 1 8
Spinner 6 33 6 27 0 12
Harris 14 40 14 26 0 10
Schaub 4 2 13 -11 0 0
Team 1 0 36 -36 0 0
? ? ? ? ? ? ?
Totals 51 199 74 125 2 13

Passing

Player Att-Comp-Int Yards TD Long Sacks
? ? ? ? ? ?
Schaub 19-13-0 136 1 26 2
Spinner 18-12-2 122 1 30 1
Ellis 10-6-0 65 1 30 0
? ? ? ? ? ?
Totals 47-31-2 323 3 30 3

Receiving

Player No Yards TD Long
? ? ? ? ?
McMullen 7 89 1 30
Johnson 4 57 1 26
Coffey 4 48 1 30
Luzar, C. 4 34 0 20
Harris 3 25 0 10
Washington 3 20 0 10
Luzar, K. 2 11 0 7
Martin 2 10 0 5
Ramsey 1 24 0 24
Foreman 1 5 0 5
? ? ? ? ?
Totals 31 323 3 30

Punting

Player No Yards Avg Long
? ? ? ? ?
Coffee 1 40 40.0 40
Abrams 1 40 40.0 40
Owens 2 58 29.0 29
? ? ? ? ?
Totals 4 138 34.5 40

Defense

Player No Pos UT AT TOT TFL-Yds FR-Yds Int-Yds PBrUp QBS-Yds Other
? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ?
Crowell 55 LB 6 5 11 0 1-6 0 1 0 1 TD
Isabelle 10 LB 5 5 10 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sangobowale 45 LB 5 2 7 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cosby 27 LB 4 3 7 0 0 0 0 0 0
Simmons 92 DL 3 2 5 1-2 0 0 0 0 0
Sawyer 37 DB 2 3 5 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pope 98 DL 3 1 4 1-4 0 0 0 1-4 1 hurry
Watson 13 DB 3 1 4 0 0 0 0 0 0
Hawkins 9 DB 2 2 4 0 0 0 0 0 0
Battle 58 DL 1 3 4 1-6 0 0 0 1-6 0
Stanley 62 DL 1 3 4 0 0 0 0 0 0
Evans 30 DB 3 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
Lauzon 49 DB 2 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
Roberson 2 DB 2 1 3 1-6 0 0 1 0 0
Ricks 90 DL 2 0 2 1-2 0 0 1 1-2 1 FF
Thweatt 32 LB 1 1 2 0 0 0 2 0 0
Chism 68 DL 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Norfleet 46 DL 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Lange 34 DB 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Luzar, C. 81 TE 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Moeller 25 DB 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Robertson 44 DL 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Rosales-Webb 4 WR 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Spruill 21 DB 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Walker 89 DL 1 0 1 1-3 0 0 0 0 0
Clark 28 LB 0 0 0 0 0 1-18
1-22
0 0 0
? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ?
Totals ? ? 52 37 89 6-23 1-6 2-40 5 3-12 1 hurry
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Legend:

No = Jersey Number
Pos = Position
UT = Unassisted Tackle
AT = Assisted Tackle
TOT = Total Tackles
TFL = Tackles For Loss
FR = Fumble Recovery
Int = Pass Interception
PBrUp = Pass Broken Up
QBS = Quarterback Sack
FF = Forced Fumble
BP = Blocked Punt