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BillMoll-UConn - the fishermen h t h o been o p e n i l o n t h...
the fishermen h t h o been o p e n i l o n t h n t c n anfilcr, Stratford n only good I n t h o o n l , w i t h H R h l t w o boss in , TJ, h r oT r while fishing UCONNS COUNTING UPON BILL MOLL STORKS, Sept, 3-The 1948 Unl- x versity of Conncciicut -football team which starts practice, Tuesday could even up iis all-time g*rld recoul hook this year by wlhning six o£ its eight games, As tho record now stnnds after 50 seasons op I'ootbnll, Connecticut hn« won J70 RnnicH, lost 17i nnd tied 28, But Conch J, O, Christian's w i l l f l n r l in t h e JO-IB ioughcsl arrny of opposition over arranged for n Uconn football team, Included in that schedule Yale, Miiinn, n bir Brown team, New Hampshire and Kent State Ohio, Lesser foes, but only on oi- ( ,nrc Springfield, Chompltiln and Rhode Ulnnd. Torhnps never before, him n Connecticut coiu'h had 30 many lettermen n v a l l n h l o and so n yquiul with which to work, Of fi8 men e,\pcc1od to report Tuesday, 20 arc lottcrmon, A couple of topnotch bnckfleld porformcrH, hnrdhitiing Bill Moll of Bridgeport nnd Dick G n u d Mnnchcstor, the squad's leading f t r o u n d f i n l n e r , con Id Uconnn ( h o Impolufl for a w wnnfion, Moll, I h o U c o n n Ynlft'H iS'firlhorny, him rlppwi up op- pOHltlon linos w i t h u l U r In (the pnut, n n d thore'8 no r to lielicvo he'll be less fibuslve this yenr And this could be a Rren,t year for Gaud i no, who sbowad marknblo improvement in spring prnctica. Although Christ Inn could ctlnnd more, depth up front, he'll . have capable nnd tested linemen In lo Jvou Forlinl, a 210-poundftr from Mlddlcf^wn i' F r a n k ]DcJ5enKo t Bridgeport Hnrdlng end, and Windsor's Gijorga Blouhcr, n guard, Also In fnvor of tho Uconns Ing out with an oven record hook this year is tho fact Hint Chrlstlnn has hnd fow losing seasons in long conching career.

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  1. The Bridgeport Telegram,
  2. 03 Sep 1948, Fri,
  3. Page 76

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