The Daily Inter Lake • 6 October 1968

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The Daily Inter Lake •  6 October 1968 - PAGE SIX The Daily Inter lake, Sunday, October...
PAGE SIX The Daily Inter lake, Sunday, October 6, 1968 Grizzlies Humbled 50-3 MISSOULA (AP)-Utah Slate University unloaded a potent passing and rushing attack Saturday Saturday to demolish the University University of Montana 50-3 in an intersectional intersectional football game in Missoula Missoula before 11,000 homecoming fans. Utah State's quarterback John Pappas guided the powerful offensive offensive thrust of the Aggies, connecting for three touchdom passes. Tailback Altie Taylor accounted accounted for two of Utah State's eight touchdowns, one on a 64-yard punt return and the other on a 69-yard off-tackle play. Montana's only score came with 4:14 left in the first period when Dan Worrell booted a 28- yard field goal after a Montana drive faltered on the Utah State 18. Stadium Dedicated MISSOULA -- University of Montana President Robert Pantzer, left, dedicated the new Dornblaser Dornblaser Stadium Saturday afternoon prior to the Grizzly-Utah State battle. Paul Dornblaser Utah Redskins Edge Washington State PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) -- A 97-yard run by Jim Street in the third quarter and a fourth quarter quarter Geld goal by Jim Sears boosted the Utah Redskins to a 17-14 win over the Washington State Cougars in a see-saw intersectional intersectional football battle Saturday. Saturday. Utah scored early in the first quarter on a pass by quarterback quarterback Ray Groth to split end Louis Thomas for 48 yards. A kick by Sears was good and Utah held its 7-0 lead in the third. Then a pass from WSU quarterback quarterback Jerry Henderson to split end Fred Moore moved the Cougars 30 yards to the Utah 18 and fullback Bob Ewen moved the ball another 12. kick 97 yards to push it 13-7 for Utah and Sears' kick added another another point. The Cougars evened it in the fourth quarter with Tom Solberg Solberg breaking over tackle from the nine for the score. Grenda's kick was good. was a great Grizzly athlete who was killed in action in World War L The previous Grizzly stadium also carried the name Dornblaser. (Photo special to the Inter Lake by StanHealy.) Northern Wins Over WMC, 26-7 HAVRE (AP)-Northern Montana Montana College quarterback Ron Grovom turned two blocked punts into touchdowns Saturday to stop defending Frontier Conference Conference champion Western Montana Montana College 26-7. The blocked punts by defensive defensive end John Jones came in the third quarter. Oregon State Rolls Over Washington CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) -Quarterback -Quarterback Steve Preece unleashed unleashed his passing arm in the second half as Oregon State scored two quick touchdowns and rolled to a 35-21 PaciCc-8 down. Main then scored on a one-yard run. Oregon State's next set of downs. Halfback Carl W'ojciechowsH sparked Washington in the first Pappas set a new all-time Utah State career record for total total yards as he passed and ran 209 to give him a Uiree-year total of 2,653. After an evenly fought first quarter, Pappas started connecting connecting on passes, completing 9 of 11 through the leaky Montana defense. Two of his passes went to flanker Mike O'Shea for touchdowns of 47 and 24 yards. Fumbles hurt Montana throughout throughout (he game as the Grizzlies lost five, four of which Utah State converted to touchdowns. In the second half quarterback Dave Holman replaced Pappas and completed Utah State's penetration penetration of Montana's pass defense, defense, hitting split end Chris Geyer on a first and 15 situation to set up the Aggies sixth touchdown touchdown of the game. After the Grizzly defense held Utah State for three plays near the goal line, Holman connected with O'3iea in the end zone for a 16-yard scoring play. Thu touchdoiMi was O'Shea's third of the game and the Ilth of his career, which set anew school mark for receivers. On the ensuing kickoff, Grizzly Grizzly halfback Mike Buzzard carried carried back to his own 40-yard line, where he fumbled and Utah State recovered. With 5:36 leftinthethirdperi- iod, junior tailback George 'fribble broke off right tackle, reversed his field and went in standing up on a 28-yard scoring scoring run. Late in the fourth period Utah State's third quarterback of the day, Jerry McCullough, hit Geyer Geyer with a 37-yard scoring aerial for the Aggies final score. Montana's defense, which had a busy afternoon, was led by Little All-America linebacker Bob Beers with nine unassisted tackles and two assists. Defensive halfback John Waxham Waxham also made nine unassisted tackles and defensive end Herb White had eight unassisted and one assisted. The loss evened Montana's record at 2-2 for the year, Utah State is now 3-1. MISSOULA (AP) -- Statistics of Saturday'srtah State-Montana football game. Utah Montana First Downs 25 5 Rushing yardage 249 103 Passing yardage Return yardage Passes Punts In 36 23 17-24-0 6-19-0 6-40 10-44-3 308 106 Fumbles lost Yards penalized 1 48 and Lolich about stealing-and hard game been for game Cardinals said Of spur sure it. West Duke Yale Ohio

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