The Austin Daily Herald from Austin, Minnesota on December 11, 1958 · Page 17
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Rebuilding Job Faces Owl Coach By SHELDON SAKOWITZ Associated Press sports Writer When asked to evaluate his team's chances for the 1958-59 college basketball season, Coach Harry Litwack of the Temple Owls declined a prediction. "Let's wni* and see," he said. Now, after Temple's fourth game, he knows this is a season of rebuilding for the Owls. Lose to Princeton Temple lost to Princeton 90-54 Wednesday night for its third straight setback after an opening same victory over Gettysburg. The other losses came at the hands of Lehlgh find second- ranked Kentucky. Last season Temple won third place in the NCAA Tournament and ranked fifth In the final Associated Press poll. With Guy Rodgers, an All America selection, and four other first- stringers graduating, Litwack has only two experienced returnees in Bill (Pickles) Kennedy and Ophie Franklin to go with a sophomore-studded squad, which lacks • height. A 32-point harvest by Jim Branigan spearheaded Princeton to its success over Temple. All five Tiger starters hit double figures while sophomore Bernle Ivens topped the Owls with 18 points. None of the nation's top 10 teams was scheduled' Wednesday. Among the second 10 only Oklahoma State and St. John's (NY1, each tied for 20th place, saw-action. Both won handily, St. John's outclassing Brooklyn College 93-68 and Oklahoma State crushing Texas 66-39. St. John's cleared its bench early as sophomore Tony Jackson and Captain Alan Seiden sparked the Redmen. Arlen Clark collected 30 points with Oklahoma Slate cruising \o a 35-17 advantage at the half. Purdue Wins Lubanski and Toepfer Pin Leaders at Halfway Mark By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS CHICAGO (AP) — A pair of Detroit bowlers, Ed Lubanski and Elvira Toepfer held the top spota today at the halfway mark In the finals of the World Invitational Bowling Tournament. Lubanski, a notorious front-run- ler who has faded in the final day of match game competition, d his first place lead as the 6 men finalists Wednesday night Austin Nat'l Co 743 801 792—2336 Mac's A.PCO 884 784 777—2345 Unknown .....820 842—25«0 RECORD SHOPPER — Jerry West of West Virginia, who as a sophomore last year averaged over 17 points a game and was mentioned as an All-America, starts this season out looking for more. A 6-3 driver with good spring, the Mountaineers boom him as better than Oscar Robertson. LEAGUE BOWLING AUSTIN BOWL UPTOWNERS LEAGUE Skelly Oil Co 830857752—2438 Dublnsky Steel 734 865 773—2372 Decker Acre Qroc. ..883 924 854—266! North Central Ufe ..815 875 820—2510 Unknown 819 763 920—2502 Austin Ready Mix ..707 772 819—2358 Waltham Equip ....769 842 897—2508 Austin Archery 866 883 840—2589 Boyd Resigns, Baylor Seeks Football Coach By HAROLD V. RATLIFF WACO, Tex. (AP)-Baylor Uni- Team Team Team Team Team Team whipped DePaul 89-71 behind Jake! Eison's 32 points, Dayton won its! third straight with a 54-50 con-! In other leading games, Purdue v f™|? started out to rebuild its 1 athletic department today with Sam Boyd's resignation as head football coach, completing a quest of Miami of Ohio, Maryland i SW "P of its two hi * hest offices ' disposed of Virginia 63-56 in an wB ? yd , gave " P ™«>er pressure Atlantic Coast Conference game : Wednestday '. " e Jl anded in hls and Memphis State came from ' resi ^ atlon ' ust before a meetl "g behind to upend Alabama 59-55. Turf Bar ........... 762 818 799—237" Waltham Cheese ....828 911 914—2653 Olson In*. ... ....... 809849837—2495 Ashley Dlst. Co ..... 870 821 970—267 Unknown ........... 790 825 820—243 EAGLES LEAGUE 8 ............ 829 813 802— 244J 7 ............ 786 762 835—2383 6 ............ 813 845 899—2557 5 ............ 800793870—2463 4 .... ........ 792 796 812— 240C 3 ............ 855840807—2502 Team 2 ............ 786794807—2387 Team 1 ........... .947866861—267' NIGHT HAWK LEAGUE Klnsmans ........... 885 879 882—264' Zeo Ban ......... ...849823740—2412 Thomson Cleaners ..796 764 750 — 231' Cooky's Tavern ...... 692 779 677—214 Trimbles ............ 753 844 888—250 Nfttes ................ 787 838756—238 Austin Bowl ........ 898880845—282 Paramount Liquors 810 843 785—2438 Lars Standard . ..... 808 820 817—2445 Brown Derby ..,'.... 851 773 789— 2413 Log Cabin .......... 871813810—2494 M & S Shell Serv. ,.746 814 837—2397 Hamm's ............ 823 662 743—2228 C & H Sporting ....768 785 772—2325 Austin Liquors ,...669855756—2282 finished 32 of the scheduled 64 games. Mrs. Toepfer continued her blistering pace to ward off the other 15 finalists from taking the lead as the women shooters posted scores for 16 of the scheduled 32 games. The men finalists shoot 16 more games today and the women have eight, with a similar program Friday winding up the big tourney. Missing Hockey Drills Frets Army's Dawkins -,,__ _ . . __ ••«—v»»* u-^uwio , i , , uvy OJJ t *JU~6£O4 I of the Bayor Board oi Trustees \ Oak. onu 867734745—2347 at which a decision was to be made. Everybody expecte3 that ELKS LEAGUE Bills Liquor 692 669 643—2004 Acove 739 758 635—2132 Of the 124 players who h a v e' ? e . would be fir 5? 1 f causefof w ° Mower co. on GO. ..794710 756-2260 been in National Hockey League i losl "f seuasons - Hls l f ams finished i Radio Eiec. supply ..685766727-2178 games this season, 81 formerly!™ rthe boltom of the So » thwes t Hebe & Roberts ....75! 734 770-2255 By JACK CLARY Associated Press Sports Writer NEW YORK (AP) — Pete Daw- tins, army's All America halfback who received the Hesiman Trophy Wednesday night, is more concerned how the West Point hockey team will do against Brown Saturday than how his gridiron career looks in retrospect. The cadet senior, acknowledged as the best all-around college football player in the country, fretted about missing two days of hockey practice during the week before the Army team leaves for Providence, R. I., Friday. "We have a 1-1 record so far," he explained, "and with football taking up part of the practice season, I sure do need the work. My legs are just getting used to the transition from football. You use different muscles skating than running." Someone asked if a quick switch back to the gridiron for five days in prepping for the North • South All Star game in Miami Christmas night would not bother him. Dawkins refused to be concerned. Nor would he show any concern, pro or con, over a fabulous fo ball career he concluded by leading the Cadets to a 22-6 victory over Navy Nov. 29. It capped Army's first unbeaten season since 1949, marred only by a 14-14 tie with Pitt, and made Dawkins the irst West Point Heisman winner Red Wings Triumph Threaten Canadiens Montreal's grip on first place in the National Hockey League wasn't quite so secure today. And neither was New York's hold on fourth place. The Canadiens, who at times played in the American Hockey League. Of the 43 others, 21 never played professional hockey. ITS FREE! WIN A YEAR 'ROUND SUPPLY OF SPORTS Conference. Three years ago he had been named to succeed George Sauer as head coach. Sauer resigned six days ago as athletic director. Sauer said he quit to erlter private business, but it also was because of alumni pressure, i "I knew a week ago what the situation was," said Boyd. "When i the big fellow tells you the jig is up then it's up. I held on in order ...706 701 856—2293 Schwbko Const. ..809 814 747—2370 Murphy Oil 859 793 793—2445 ECHO LANES ECHO MAJORS PrinzingS 600646702—1948 Soheid's 596653672—1921 Bert's Uquor 761740732—2233 Lettj's Bar 779 678 7-12—2199 Nate's 704 686 684—2074 Dugans 66S 741 711—2121 Wagon Wheel ..767 677 647—2091 Echo Lanes 654 741 694—2089 Jorde Insulation ,...889 831 835—2605 Plggly Wlggly ...806 775 782—2363 to get a better deal." He got it. Dr. Abner McCall, chairman of the faculty athletic committee, said, "satisfactory fi- j Austln su/unes '"."el" 662 644-1930 nancial arrangements have been Barton Boat sales ..637 657 651—1945 Schurman's Oarage 719 693 633—2045 Wallaces 727 680 700—2107 ECHO MINORS made with Boyd and the assistant coaches." This indicated that Boyd was paid off for the year remaining on his contract — $12,000. McCall also said the five assistant coaches — Tom Pruett, Harden Cooper, Charles Purvis, Charles Driver and Dudley Park- re—would remain on the Baylor payroll until spring. Dr. W. R. White, university president, said he advised Boyd to quit "under the flood of unrest in the ranks of ex-students and followers of Baylor." Dr. White said the faculty athletic committee had been instructed to receive and consider applications for athletic director Team Clarks 622 639 646—1907 Lanes Recall Drugs 672 599 669—1940 Golden Dairy 594601637—1832 Ceclle's Beauty Bar 617 567 621—1805 Tapagers 740 640 638—2018 Knobby 1 * JJquora . .653 659 620—1932 Riviera 718 751 688—2157 BRCU Music 817 649 682—1948 Coreys 648683 593—192^ Grand Hotel 675 639 656—1970 ECHO MIDGETS Bernlce's Beauty ..602710774—2086 Ford town 620 679 623—1922 Park Drive In 633 654 714—2001 , Lindsay 639676622—19371 have threatened to make a run away of the pennant race, hek only a two-point advantage after the Red Wings 2-1 triumph over the Rangers Wednesday night. The Chicago Black Hawks moved with in a point of New York on their 2-2 tie with the cellar dwelling Toronto Maple Leafs. Alex Delvecchio came through with the deciding goal in the Wings-Rangers game when h flipped the puck over a sprawlini Gump Worsley at 6:54 of the fina period. nee 1946 when Glenn Davis took he award. Doc Blanchard won it n 1945. "I really haven't had time to link about which was my biggest hrill or my biggest play or who eally was the best player I saw • played against. "1 guess the Navy victory was he biggest thrill I can think of ffhand, and I was mighty Impressed by that John Guzik (Pitt inebacker). Unfortunately, I wouldn't play against him that day but from the bench it sure looked ike he had a great day against us." Dawkins, a Royal Oak, Michigan native, missed the Pitt game with an injured leg. Someone asked the well built, >lond thatched cadet leader who s Mr. Everything at the Point if he'd thought far enough into the 'uture about marriage. "Oh no," the 21-year-old said, 'No marriage yet. Heck, I'm too young for that." Aussies Gain Tennis Finals lie final round will be televised nationally on the NBC network in* lead of the regular Friday night wxlng bout. Lubanski took over the lead by formidable 3.44 Petersen points while winning 14 out of 1A games Wednesday. The stocky 28-year-old Lubanski ?hot a four-game series of 983, a new tournament record; R96; 863 and 801 in moving into the top spot. This gave him an average of almost 222 for the day. Lubanski now has a total of L60.04 points while second place Ray Bluth of St Louis, has 156.48. 3on Ellis of Chicago, who was jlanked by Lubanski is in third place with 156.34. Defending cham pion Don Carter of St. Louis, the most feared man in the field, has 156.20 for the fourth spot. In the women's division, Mrs. Toepfer, a trim 36-year-old housewife, continued to blister the pins as she finished with a total of 74.46 points. This left her a scant 45 pins or .45 points ahead of pharmacist Jeannette Grzelak of Rockford, 111., who was second with 74.01 Trailing the two leaders was Ann Setlock of Detroit who finished with a respectable total of 73.06 points. Defending champion Ma rion Ladewig of Grand Rapids Mich., was still in contention with 71.34 points which was good for MELBOURNE seeded Ashley (AP) — Top- Cooper won a dogged duel from the sensational Spaniard Andres Gimeno 1-6, 1311, 11-9, 5-8, 6-3 and Mai Anderson outlasted Neale Fraser 6-3, 3-6, 2 6, 11-9, 8-6 today for an all Australian men's final in the Victorian Tennis Championships. The marathon matches were played in a cold wind and occasional rain that delayed until Friday the completion of the semifinal doubles match involving the U.S. Davis Cuppers Barry MacKay and Alex Olmedo. MacKay, from Dayton, Ohio, and Olmedo, a Peruvian who attends Southern California, lost the first set 6-4 to Cooper and Fraser but led 2-1 in the second on service. The match will be resumed at that point. In the other doubles match, top- seeded Anderson and left-hander Rod Laver, who are the potential Australian Davis Cup team, crushed fellow Aussies Bob Howe and Don Candy 6-1, 6-1, 6-3. t tflf\ft\t I UUUy MJSTIN (Minn.) HERALD 4J Thursday, Dec. 1 1,1958 If iplayed a year with Washington ia nd another with Philadelphia. When he died he wa* atl.1 In baseball, a consulting coach with hi8 belowd cleveland tea ™ wit1 who>T h HUBBARD, Tex. (AP) - Tris u . Speaker, one of the greatest O f! p ![ ob * bly hls * reatcst **«* baseball's great, was to be hurled | p * y , here today nn a cedar shaded hill not far from the spot where he first entered professional ball. The "Gray Eagle" of one of baseball's finest days died Monday of a coronary occlusion just mi]es wesf where g A «» h* finished a fishing trip a'! ed in professional baseball.!. 1906. Lake Whitney in the central Texas i The d , amond there nflmed of his boyhood. He was 70 when ,, Tris g ker Pleld ,, Tucs(J death came " i night by the Cleburne City Coun- There was no eulogy planned j c il. or the man who wrote his own CLOSE QUARTERS — Six- foot-eight Neil Johnston overflows a telephone booth in Philadelphia's Convention Hall. The big man of the professional basketball Warriors is working out with a special knee guard after an operation. Speaker's lifetime batting average was a remarkable .344, surpassed only by Cobb, Ruth, Rogers Hornsby and Ted Williams. Many persons were here for the funeral from Cleburne, a few All Hubbard business houses were closed for the rites. And everywhere a baseball fan their eyes remembered the "robberies" in centerfield and the blazing clutch hits whistling through the infield. n the record books of baseball with screaming base hits and fan- astic catches in centerfield where he knew no peer. Speaker spent 22 years as a major league player and ranked with Ty Cobb and Babe Ruth as one of the greatest outfielders of West Virginia has won the last all time. He reached his peak with four Southern Conference basket- Cleveland and Boston but also I ball crowns. sixth place at the halfway point College Basketball Harvard 80, Williams 70 Pordham 84, Yale 59 Colgate 67, Alfred 65 (ot) Vlllanova 73, Siena 47 Holy Cross 65, Amheret 43 Vermont 94, Norwich 62 Boston Onlv. 75, Mass 55 St. Johns (NY) 93, Brooklyn Col. 68. Maine 75, Colby 72 Perm 93, Swarthmore 58 Buoknell 75, Lehlgh 52 Princeton 90, Temple 5-4 Army 81, Bulgers 60 Maryland 63, Virginia 50 Syracuse 90, Columbia 59 Memphis State 59, Alabama 55 VM1 84, Hampden Sydney 65 Florida 84, Rollins 54 Loyola (New Orleans) 78. Washington (Mo) 58 Purdue 89, DePaul 71 Dayton 54, Miami (Ohio) 50 Oklahoma State 66, Texas 39 TCU 58, San Francisco 56 Seattle 83, Pepperdlne 75 Montant state 51, Montana 49 Air Force 73. Colo Mines 60 Palmer and Casper Vie in Sanford Golf SANFORD, Fla. (AP) — Golf's two biggest money winners of the year—Arnold Palmer of Latrobe, Pa., and Bill Casper Jr., of Apple Valley, Calif.—tee off as favorites in the $15,000 Sanford Open today. The tournament over the 6,600- yard par 71 Mayfair course continues through Sunday and is the final PGA-sanctioned event of 1958. Paul Harney of Worcester, Mass., who won the Dorado Beach Tourney in Puerto Rico last week, ranks close with Palmer and Casper among the top choices in the field of 150. The new Gree nville, S. C.. Memorial Auditorium seats 5,481 for basketball. It is being used by Furman this season. . Today's kfds know the value of a dollar. That's why they always osk for $5. em** At yoor command, King Midas baking magic! Try H for coffee cake. Then ait back and enjoy tb* praise a baking queen deserves. THE HIGH-PROTEIN FLOOR AXE JOHNSON 9 NOW! 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