Swafford Bill 10 Jan 1973
12 by period went 41 by Jim M. Bird 43 72 M IM Â«m HCM cwMm Corbin Deposit Â·. Â«Â« Â»"*Â· wot Â· Georgetown Wins Over Union 71-63 By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Georgetown, (Ky.) dumped Union College, as Cumberland scored a come-from behind vic- tory over Pikeville and Thomas More hung on for a win over Centre College in Tuesday night basketball action Van Phillips pumped in 25 points and John Owen offered to help Georgetown rout Union 71-63 in a Kentucky Inter- collegiate Athletic Conference game at Georgetown. Union held an early lead, but Gerogetown went ahead to stay on a nine-point spurt with6:22 play in the first half. . Georgetown led by 31-27 at halftime and widened the mar- gin to 14 points midway in second half before Unfton cut it to the final eigyt points. Tom StewarS added 14 points for the wincers and grabbed a . game-high 20 rebounds. Grady Wilson, Bill Swafford and Larry Baldridge tossed in 14 each for Union. Meanwhile, in Williamsburg, , Maurice Byrd sparked a sec- ond-half rally that gave Cum- berland a come-from-behind 72- 63 KIAC basketball victory, Pikeville. Byrd hit is of his 21 game points during the first 13 min- , utes of the second half as berland registered on 58.6 pa- cent of its attempts from the floor.