STEVE DORSEY
Running Back
1976 / 1979
Baltimore, MD
Prior Schools
SchoolLocation
Calvert Hall Baltimore, MD

Roster Listings
YearRosterNumPosHtWtYrGmsGS
1976 Program vs Wake Forest 34 RB 6-1 205 Fr
1976 Fall 1976 34 RB 6-1 205 Fr 0 0
1977 Georgia Tech, Clemson progams 34 RB 6-0 195 So 6 6
1977 Media Guide RB 6-0 200 So
1978 Media Guide 34 FB 6-0 200 Jr 1 1
1978 Game Program vs. Duke 34 RB 6-0 200 Jr
1979 Program vs Western Michigan 34 RB 6-0 195 Sr 4 4
9999 Gamecock Archives All-Time By # 34 RB 6-0 195 0 0
Depth Chart Appearances
DescriptionPositionRank
9/25/1976 vs. Georgia Fullback 2nd String
1977 Media Guide Fullback Starter
1978 Media Guide Fullback 2nd String
9/23/1978 vs. Duke Fullback 2nd String
10/27/1979 vs. Notre Dame Fullback Starter
Gamecock Archives Article Mentions
Article
Top Ten : Fullbacks (1975-2005)
Honors
AwardYear
1979 Ed Guerard Academic Award
Rushing
YearAttYdsAvgTD
1976 61 233 3.8 0
1977 94 418 4.4 6
1978 53 219 4.1 1
1979 89 345 3.9 1
Tot 297 1215 4.1 8
Rushing from Play-by-Play
YearAttYdsAvg1DNeg RushNR%Stuff%10+ Yds10+ %20+ Yds3D Conv%TD
1978 33 134 4.1 7 0 48.48 9.1 1 3.0 0 75.0 0
1979 5 15 3.0 0 1 40.00 20.0 0 0.0 0 0
Receiving
YearRecYdsAvgTD
1976 6 50 8.3 0
1977 6 45 7.5 0
1978 4 34 8.5 0
1979 2 13 6.5 0
Tot 18 142 7.9 0
Receiving by QB
YearQBRec Throws Com% Yds 1D TD Success Rate
1976
Ron Bass 6 9 66.7 50 2 0 44.44
Steve Swinehart 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0.00
1977
Ron Bass 7 8 87.5 49 2 0 37.50
1978
Garry Harper 2 2 100.0 7 0 0 50.00
1979
Garry Harper 2 2 100.0 13 1 0 50.00
Success Rate and Adjusted Yds
Year Pass Plays Pass SR Pass SPP Rush Plays Rush SR Rush SPP Rec Plays Rec SR Rec SPP Tot SPP AdjYds
1978 0 0 31 54.84 28.61 2 50.00 0 28.61 137.5
1979 0 0 5 60.00 1.21 0 0 1.21 15
Defense
YearSoloAstTklTFLSacksIntPBUQBHFRFFBK
1979 0 0 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Tot 0 0 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Games Started
DateOpponentPosition
1977-09-10 Georgia Tech Fullback
1977-09-17 Miami (Ohio) Fullback
1977-09-24 Georgia Fullback
1977-10-01 East Carolina Fullback
1977-11-19 Clemson Fullback
1977-11-26 Hawaii Fullback
1978-10-21 Mississippi Fullback
1979-09-15 Western Michigan Fullback
1979-09-22 Duke Fullback
1979-10-27 Notre Dame Fullback
1979-11-24 Clemson Fullback
Single Game Rushing Stats
SeasonGame DateOpponentAttYdsTD
1976 1976-09-04 Appalachian State 11 39 0
1976-09-11 Georgia Tech 7 16 0
1976-09-25 Georgia 6 38 0
1976-10-02 Baylor 6 20 0
1976-10-09 Virginia 4 9 0
1976-10-16 Mississippi 2 12 0
1976-10-23 Notre Dame 6 23 0
1976-10-30 North Carolina State 4 12 0
1976-11-13 Wake Forest 6 22 0
1976-11-20 Clemson 1 0 0
1977 1977-09-03 Appalachian State 10 38 2
1977-09-10 Georgia Tech 10 37 0
1977-09-17 Miami (Ohio) 8 39 2
1977-09-24 Georgia 10 31 0
1977-10-01 East Carolina 4 13 0
1977-10-08 Duke 1 8 0
1977-10-15 Mississippi 5 15 0
1977-10-29 North Carolina State 7 44 0
1977-11-12 Wake Forest 13 47 0
1977-11-19 Clemson 11 48 2
1977-11-26 Hawaii 15 98 0
1978 1978-09-09 Furman 5 14 0
1978-09-16 Kentucky 3 11 0
1978-09-30 Georgia 7 24 0
1978-10-07 Georgia Tech 2 6 0
1978-10-14 Ohio U. 10 49 1
1978-10-21 Mississippi 8 37 0
1978-10-28 North Carolina 7 25 0
1978-11-04 North Carolina State 2 7 0
1978-11-18 Wake Forest 4 23 0
1978-11-25 Clemson 5 23 0
1979 1979-09-08 North Carolina 16 48 0
1979-09-15 Western Michigan 14 47 0
1979-09-22 Duke 17 92 1
1979-09-29 Georgia 5 16 0
1979-10-06 Oklahoma State 11 34 0
1979-10-20 Mississippi 3 15 0
1979-10-27 Notre Dame 8 28 0
1979-11-03 North Carolina State 4 17 0
1979-11-10 Florida State 2 3 0
1979-11-17 Wake Forest 5 34 0
1979-11-24 Clemson 2 6 0
1979-12-29 Missouri 2 5 0
Single Game Receiving Stats
SeasonGame DateOpponentRecYdsTD
1976 1976-09-25 Georgia 2 6 0
1976-10-09 Virginia 1 3 0
1976-11-13 Wake Forest 3 41 0
1977 1977-09-03 Appalachian State 1 6 0
1977-09-10 Georgia Tech 2 13 0
1977-09-17 Miami (Ohio) 1 10 0
1977-10-01 East Carolina 1 4 0
1977-11-19 Clemson 1 12 0
1978 1978-09-16 Kentucky 1 7 0
1978-10-14 Ohio U. 2 16 0
1978-10-21 Mississippi 1 11 0
1979 1979-09-08 North Carolina 1 -2 0
1979-09-15 Western Michigan 1 15 0
Scoring Plays
DateOpponentQtrTimeUSCOppPlay
1976-10-30 North Carolina State 4 21 7 Kevin Long, 3-yd pass from Ron Bass (Steve Dorsey run)
1977-09-03 Appalachian State 1 6 0 Steve Dorsey, 5-yd run (kick failed)
1977-09-03 Appalachian State 4 32 11 Steve Dorsey, 1-yd run (Britt Parrish kick)
1977-09-17 Miami (Ohio) 2 28 7 Steve Dorsey, 3-yd run (Britt Parrish kick)
1977-09-17 Miami (Ohio) 4 42 19 Steve Dorsey, 8-yd run (Britt Parrish kick)
1977-11-19 Clemson 3 7 24 Spencer Clark, 77-yd run (Britt Parrish kick)
1977-11-19 Clemson 4 14 24 Steve Dorsey, 11-yd run (Britt Parrish kick)
1978-10-14 Ohio U. 3 02:14 17 7 Steve Dorsey, 2-yd run (Eddie Leopard kick)
1979-09-22 Duke 2 14 0 Steve Dorsey, 2-yd run (Eddie Leopard kick)
Receptions
YearDateOpponentDownTo GoSideYdlinePlay
1976 1976-09-25 Georgia 3 7 USC 47 Steve Dorsey loss of 5 on pass from Ron Bass
1976 1976-09-25 Georgia 2 7 USC 32 Steve Dorsey, 11-yd pass from Ron Bass
1976 1976-10-09 Virginia 3 17 UVA 33 Steve Dorsey, 3-yd pass from Ron Bass (Powers)
1976 1976-11-13 Wake Forest 2 7 USC 49 Steve Dorsey, 6-yd pass from Ron Bass (Walker)
1976 1976-11-13 Wake Forest 1 15 WFU 37 Steve Dorsey, 10-yd pass from Ron Bass (Carroll)
1976 1976-11-13 Wake Forest 4 18 WFU 37 Steve Dorsey, 25-yd pass from Ron Bass
1977 1977-09-03 Appalachian State 3 13 APP 39 Steve Dorsey, 5-yd pass from Ron Bass (Murphy)
1977 1977-09-10 Georgia Tech 1 10 GAT 47 Steve Dorsey. 7-yd pass from Ron Bass
1977 1977-09-10 Georgia Tech 2 9 USC 47 Steve Dorsey, 5-yd pass from Ron Bass (Sanford, Wilkes)
1977 1977-09-10 Georgia Tech 3 9 GAT 10 Steve Dorsey, 6-yd pass from Ron Bass (Lowe)
1977 1977-09-17 Miami (Ohio) 3 4 USC 31 Steve Dorsey, 10-yd pass from Ron Bass (Zwayer)
1977 1977-10-01 East Carolina 2 18 USC 22 Steve Dorsey, 4-yd pass from Ron Bass (Stevenson)
1977 1977-11-19 Clemson 3 6 USC 37 Steve Dorsey, 12-yd pass from Ron Bass (Jonathan Brooks)
1978 1978-09-09 Furman 2 12 USC 32 Steve Dorsey, pass from Garry Harper for no gain (Cox)
1978 1978-09-16 Kentucky 3 7 UKY 46 Steve Dorsey, 7-yd pass from Garry Harper (Meaux)
1979 1979-09-08 North Carolina 3 4 USC 46 Steve Dorsey loses 2 on pass from Garry Harper
1979 1979-09-15 Western Michigan 3 7 WMI 47 Steve Dorsey, 15-yd pass from Garry Harper, fumble, recovered by Willie Scott