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glAY_HjBii.NG TEAMS .. r __ _^ ^ ^ -^-Tftir ir-i-u , Doubleheader Cage Program Here Saturday Ove Berven's Austin basketball Three seniors are back on the team will see its first action since ( Hibbing squad, co-captains Wai- they engineered a 70-61 victory over;lace Sundberg, 6 - 2, and Jerry Winona, Dec. 19, when they meetJBloomquist, 6-4, are both forwards Hibbing in a non-conference game here Saturday night. and Bob Sandborn, 6-2, who alternates at center and guard. Jer- The contest, which begins at ry Sena and ; Stan Lyland are two 7:30 p.m., is the first half of a [other 6-3 performers, who have doubleheader, which involves Aus-jseen lots of action, along with Bob tin JC and Hibbing JC in the j Fryckinan, 5-9, and George Ves- nightcap. The game between the;pa, 5-7. .Junior College quints goes on at 9 p.m. Saturday's program climaxes a two-day holiday road trip by the Others making the holiday trip are LeRoy Anderson, 6-3; Mik-j Enich, Cliff Raasch and Louis All- j acich, all 5-11; Collin Versich, 6-i Hibbing quints as they play a o, and Jim Hirvela, b-10V4. doubleheader at Rochester tonight. Austin will carry a. 4-1 record in this first test of the new year, decision over 'Buhl, bqt they have Although the Packers have been idle game-wise, Berven has kept' them busy on the practice court: IOWA SCORES ON PLUNGE — Fullback Don Horn (30) goes up and over for Iowa's third touchdown in Rose Bowl against California Thursday. The play v . „.... IU ;. and the scrimmages have been! ^egan on four, with Horn smashing rfusJ sSyj^^T^te They wm be ready for ou r 9ua players are pens at Rochester tonight, Hib- »,,',,. ' T* f • f^ • I A A ^** m^. » sii?j»i*y^i~s,r.,rA" sh sr a r± Talent^Ricn A AC Dominates guard Jerry Novack (65), halfback Willie Fleming (15). Cal players are halfback Hank Olguin (14) halfback Jack Hart (43) and guard Don Piestrup (6)). Iowa picked off 38-12 victory. (AP Photofax) AIR FORCE, TCU PLAY SCORELESS TIE Iowa, LSU and Oklahoma Win Football Bowl Tests By JACK CLARY Associated Press Sports Writer Louisiana State the national football champion probably will get a strong argument over the honor from second place Iowa today in the woke of the Sugar and Rose Bowl games. Both teams were heavily fa- vored—LSU by 15 points over Clemson in the Sugar Bowl and Iowa by IB over California, in the Rose Bowl. Only Iowa proved the oddsmakers correct. The Hawkeyes scored in every period to overwhelm California, the Pacific Const Conference king, 3842. LSU had to call on Coach Paul Dietzel to call the play that defeated Clemson 7-0. Oklahoma did as expected and defeated dogged Syracuse 21-6 in the Orange Bow. Air Force pullec! a mild upset in playing Southwest Conference champion Texas Chris| tinn to a 0-0 tie in a battle of dropped contests to Gilbert, Grand Rapids, Superior Central and Chis- ter, John Dean and Clayton Reed at forwards and Tom Kezar and Mike Marineau at guards. Hall Cuff's Austin JC team, which holm. Despite the mediocre record,. Hibbing is eager to give Berven's | c 'P sed tne old y fiar witn a 74-70 quint a run and boasts the size to: triurn P' 1 Over tfl e Mankato State battle on the boards. (Reserves, will be the underdog j Coaching the visitors is Angelo a S ainst Hibbing JC. j Pergol, who is hard at work trying The Blue Devils boast a 3-3 re-! to pass on some of the zip and i cord, while Hibbing comes here! Holiday Basketball Picture enthusiasm that marked his Cloquet team in its march to a state tournament berth last year. Per- gol replaced Mario Retica, who had a long and successful reign as basketball coach at Hibbing with a 4-2 mark, losing games to! Rochester JC and Virginia, but! defeating Ely, Gogebic, Suomi and Brainerd. Taking the floor for Austin will Deny Veeck Has.Purchased Sox Control I By MURRAY ROSE j Associated Press Sports Writer I College basketball powers set i their sights today on conference j warfare following the greatest out| burst of Christmas week tournament activity in the history of the game. The hectic week of tournament jousting involved most of the lead- which had been beaten by Michigan State, 75-58 in the semifinals, bounced back to nip Cincinnati for third place, 90.-88. To make it all the more delectable for ACC fans, Duke beat Louis- Shamrocks to Meet De LaSalle Marty Crowe's Pacelli basketball team, which spent Christmas vacation winning its second consecutive Loyola Holiday Invitational tournament title at Manknto, goes back to work Saturday night. And the pressure fails to ease as the Shamrocks bump into rugged Minneapolis De La Salle, regarded ns one of the top teams in state Catholic cage circles this season... De La Sulle comes here for (he . .. _ _ 8:15 p.m. attraction at, the Sham-j fumbles and mistakes in thiTcoi- rock gym with a 5-1 record and ton Bowl. Prairie View A&M wal- undisputed lead in the Central Catholic Conference. lU-atcn By iU-d Wing The lone setback was registered by Red Wing, member of the Big Nine Conference, 50-ltl, on Dec. 20. Since that time the Islanders whipped an Alumni team, but it does not count in the records. Coach Dick Rinehart has a big,;Friday, January 2, 1959 fast-moving quint ready to avenge j the 40-36 setback suffered against j PaceJIi a year ago. They hold a definite height advantage, but Pn- lopped Langston 34-8 In th* Prairie View Bowl. Iowa was runnerup to th« Bayou Bengals in the final Associated Press poll that settled the national championship. But the Big Ten champs weren't expected to have as easy a time as they did against an outweighed, outmaneuvered Cal team. On tiie other hand, LSU, with its White. Go and Chinese Bandits three-team varsity specialists, Grid Bowl Results ROSE nowi. Iowa 3R, California 12 COTTON nowt, Tcxns Christian 0. Air Korc* Ao*<l- cmy 0 (Uc) StJttAH BOWL Louisiana Htnto 7, Clemson ORANGE HOWL Oklahoma 21, Syracuse fi I'KAIRIP. VIKW Prnlrl« View A.VM 3!, Uingston (OWa) 8 SATURfMV Senior Howl lit Mobile, Aln. AH-Airierlcn Howl lit Tucson, Ariz. SUNDAY DAMICS CollCKn AH tsuirs v» Pro All Stars lit Honolulu AUSTIN (Minn.) HERALD-7 ville for fifth place, 57-54, and! celli should have the edge in speed Wake Forest walloped Yale Ra-76! nncl Playing on their home court for seventh. is another bruak, Undefeated St. Francis of Lo- B X sweeping through the Loyola and ,. ., *" * 1, /-• j ™ ., PHtnArTl (AT3\ ITU, /~il • • ' ~~—-—"*-~ ui. i tautio in i_ju- —.' ••••^"i">'B mi 1111511 me uujuia be Gordon Boike at center, Jer- \ ^^uo (AP) - The Chicago ing top ten teams and rang uplretto, Pa., and Louisiana Tech 'tournament, Pacelli comes un to »»*» '\Trtlnnn n.. J T"»MI *** i i i« iT^riniino COVC n c-i7rtrl!/inf« It n n «] r. «1 — — i _,t • .. i ... _ '.... .. * his full-time duties as athletic, director. i Pergol, who has a long record «* « rant at wards and Larry Rensink -and Roger Booher at guards. The Hibbing test is the first of a of coaching championship teams, "" " * "*" Y ! , admits to havine height, but he j thre e-game home stand for the headed j merry tunes on the cash registers. ( bought control-jit also served to point up again ling interest in the Chicago White j the talent riches of the Atlantic Sox but the stock sale officially Coast Conference, especially ofi was denied. the other major trouna- i lnis 8 am e with a 11-1 record. The ments decided Wednesday night. j' one l° ss for the state defending St. Francis surged back after j cliampiolls was a 5H 3 setback a 20-point lead with i Gia S a 'nst Minneapolis Central on XI t . ,— 0 North Carolina State, Dixie Clas-j minutes left to conquer Fordham. ! Nov ' 29 ' Since lhal time John Rigney, club vice president!sic champions, and'North Caro- also says that the Bluejackets lack! Packers as thev raeet Mankato! whose wife, Dorothy, is the ma-!Una. the apee'd and ball-handling that lnei *e Jan- 9, and play Owatonna,!J° rit y stockholder, said Thursday' he strives for. iJan. 16. Pick South to Win Senior Bowl Test MOBILE, Ala. (AP) —A proven scoring combination helped establish the South as a touchdown favorite In Saturday's Senior Bowl football game. In giving Coach Paul Brown's squad the edge, the oddsroakers er husky runner, 195-pound Don night: "It is not true that the sale has been made. Negotiations still are going on." Roy Egan, Comiskey attorney and a member of the board of directors, also denied completion of the sale " Most of the major tournament 74-71 for the Carrousel title Charlotte, N. C. at has won eight in a row and are | determined to keep the string Louisiana Tech subdued Vir-i growing. " — -.WN,*! (3UUUUCU Vll- and non-tourney holiday action gi na Tech, 71-60, in the overtime ended Wednesday to permit the Uf the Gulf South Classic at short-pants set to celebrate the' Shreveport, La. New Year in civvies. But there the courts Thursday, Brown of Houston. I . —- "- •• •— WK\*« ** U tJ*JTilrl|-l UliJ\l|lL£ W HU"If anybody should know it cou P le of tourneys m the East. , ca ts equalled its fieldhouse scor- would be me." he said, "comple- Bowdoin, beaten in its first eight i ing record in troucing Notre lion of such a sale has not been;starts, surprised Rutgers, 67-G6, in 1 Dame 102-67 and St. Louis ranked m «j. _j T .,„_,. , ,, ,. .... tne {irst round of the Downeast j 16th(drubbed San Francisco 60-42 made and I don't know if it ever I will be." Joe Kuharich's North squad is! Veeck, fprmer head of groups not lacking in passers of runners wh o owned the Cleveland Indians and old St.- Louis Browns, de- either. He plans to start Boston College's Don Allard at quarterback. Allard, first round draft choice of clined to comment. TheJTribune said formal announcement is being held up pend-1 and Wesleyan. Classic, at Bangor, Maine.. Bob Gorra's basket in the last two sec-1 onds put Bowdoin against Colby in the semifinals tonight. Colby beat Tufts, 64-55. The other semifinal matches St. Michael's, Vt. remembered last weekend's ' the Washington Redskins, threw j ing further negotiations with Vice Williams and Massachusetts North-South Shrine Bowl game at for Sfi ven touchdowns during the ; President Charles Comiskey, mi-; moved into tonight's semifinals of 1 Miami when Buddy Humphrey of season. He passed for 691 yards, "ority stockholder who has been i the Springfield Mass Collet in ! To spell him is the No. 1 quar- bidding for the shares of his sister. ! vitatiLl tournament Wimams Baylor threw three scoring passes to Mississippi State's Billy Stacy.! terback of 1957, Lee Grosscup ofi Ml> s- Rigney. Humphrey also tossed two other i Utah> Crosscu P> first draft choice "Veeck's long range plans, it; son by *• _/ i.t-_ »T v» 1 —• . _ _ _ 1 >.,«j-l : nr ,1..J n *l._ lll.^lil J I Beat Strong Titunts winning the Loyola title, Pa. celli beat a couple of strong teams i in St. Louis Park Benildc and In major games outside of the i Rollingstone Holy Trinity. The "••.tournaments on New Year's Eve. j Shamrocks are improving and are a Northwestern's sixth-ranking Wild-[ capable of giving De La Salle a run. They lack the precision ball- handling of last year's'great team, but they have more scoring power and are more rugged. Crowe will go along with his regular unit, but hinted that Mike Donovan, who played great ball against Rollingstone, will probably share center duties with Gary Maschka, who is slated to start. Other starters are Lnrry Scheid and Jack Meyers at guards and Leon Zender and Bob Sclioti-Jer, ! the most Nationals and Russians Play Deadlock NEW Y ° RK (AP) ~ touchdown aerials in the South'si° £ the New York Giants . led the 49-20-victory in that game Hei nation in P assin S yardage a year 'ago with 1,398. Other backs in the North of-, fensive backfield will be Joe Mor-i was the nation's top collegiate passer this season with 1,316 yards on 112 completions in 195 attempts. Humphrey and Stacy will be in Brown's offensive backfield Saturday and it'll be a big surprise ... , learned, include the likelihood! and Massachusetts downed .j p j me muai, juijjruveu player on the , ! National and Russian hockev team ' at forwards - Mucn of Pa ' cleleat of the sea-i teanM today were heading for Mjn .jcelli's success will depend on the Harvard, 83-67, ' > win- f ,.. _ , , _ , ; «..« *"t*^.jat-uiuetta uuwneu win° 1 «n-f°'c y ' h ° me '^ss American International, 59-51. of the White Sox since 1910, and! s the possibility of playing in Sol-!,., dier Wednesd rison, Cincinnati; Alan Miller, a | Tribune added. Boston College teammate of Al- Hank Greenberg^ who recently Field^ or elsewhere," the the other semifinal. In non - tourney intersectional nesota and another exhibition contest Saturday after playing to a 5-5 tie in their opener at Madison j Square Garden Thursday night be- 1U fore 10,109. lard and Norm Odyniec, Notre Dame. About 38,000 are expected for sold his minority stock in the Cleveland Indians, reportedly is a member of the Veeck syndicate. The other South backs are j out within a 100-mile radius of Georgia's 200 - pound fullback Mobile. plunger, Theron Sapp, and anoth- Kickoff is at 2 p.m. (CST). Gophers and Wisconsin in Newcomer Moyer and 18*g Ten Ortega Clash Tonight contests, Butler came from behind a nine point deficit in the first half to nose out Navy, 59-58 at Indianapolis, and Ohio State raced away from crippled Brigham Young in the last ten minutes, for The Russians, first Soviet ice squad ever to appear in this country, came out of the first period with a 4-2 margin. But the Nationals pushed across three goals in the middle frame to make 5-4. But with the Americans a man , ,, . a 100-81 victory at Columbus, O. l Short '.. I . th f 1 S ° Vlets kllotted thi "8 3 despite sophomore Bob Skousen'si" P , nWlth the game « finaj * all y at 39 point spree for the losing Cougars. N. C. State's victory in its own 9:02. Both teams were well behaved although there was plenty of rough start By T1I"E ASSOCIATED PRESS j field— was most impressive. Dixie Classic-which had four ofi house play and each side the nation's top ten teams in the< inered four P e ° al t»es. Two Har - The Big Ten basketball cham-j The Wolfpack, on the prowl for pionship campaign opens Salur - j tne national title, whipped day with Northwestern, Michigan sev enth-ranked, previously unde- Year with a look'with Don Jordan. The first time at something brand new in Denny they met, Jordan's victory was Moyer, a 19-year-old welterweight considered an upset. When Jordan from Portland, Ore. who has won repeated the decision in 12 rounds *ll r*C L.T.. to ___ f' i_ L _ ..... * State and Purdue generally regarded as the prime favorites. all of his 18 pro fights. Young Moyer, of French-Irish;'Akins. parentage, appears before a network (NBC) television camera for the first time tonight when he boxes sadfaced Caspar Ortego of Mexicali, Mexico in Madison Square Garden. The 10-round match also will be carried on NBC radio, starting at 9 p.m., (CSTV ; he got the title shot and dethroned Pro Golfers Launch Tour feated Michigan State, 70-61, in the championship contest. To get that Each has been defeated only once far . the fifth - ranked Wolfpack in preliminary skirmishing. 1 edged Louisville in overtime, 67- The title drive starts with a pair i Cl> tnen topped Cincinnati's sec of afternoon contests. Defending champion Indiana (3-4) invades Michigan State (6-1) for a regionally televised scrap and Ohio State (4-4) visits Illinois (5-2). The evening program sends Iowa (3-5) to Northwestern (7-1), Michigan (6-1) to Purdue (7-1) and Wisconsin (2-6) to Minnesota (3-5). MSU rates about a 10-point fa- T no AMfnT t?o /AI-.I i-, f uiau lavca auuui a JU-pomi la- It may be that Moyer, a former . °° ANGELES (AP) -Profes- vorite - m the TV a{[airi althou h AAU champ, will open and close | f° na g °" ers * tart anolher Cali ' I the Hoosiers have a decided height in one. On the other hand, it may! „•" f. old / ush toda y as the y tee advantage with 6-10'., sophomore ,,. .^ «,„, „, i off m the first round of the MS.. Walt Bellamy and 6 . 7 Frank Rad . ovich. But the rebounding of Johnny Green ajid sophomore Horace Walker and the consistint scoring ?£5r,ir"" i ~~••istrJS.-c.- 1 '" Boxing certainly needs new In five tournaments in Califor- faces badly. It can't afford to :nia and at ad J acent Tijuana. o wait. However, the expert opinioni M . eX-1 in the next month ' a total,of veteran Bob Anderegg give the that has made Ortega an 8 to 5' * 145 > 000 P nze mone y will be up Spartans better, and more expe- favorite thinks the youngster is grabS- rienced, balance, being rushed when he is pitted Tne 72 " n °l e ' ijOS Angeles event Northwestern, led by the 25-point against an experienced opponent has attracted a field of 150 average of Joe Ruklick, twice has who has had 62 pro fights. studded with top names of golf. . Under New York rules a 19-year- II is being played over Uie 7 ' 12 °- scored 102 points and has an explosive 83.5 average. The Wildcats old isn't permitted to box 10 y , ard> par 71 Rancll ° Municipal j are an 11-point choice against the rounds unless special permission Co " rs !' . . is granted. The special permission : Jrst1e> to was forthcoming for Denny, who has fought six 10-rounders in other , ' W ' U Jf wo ? h Frak anahan ,.,, decided Man.„. million- arenas. The better-known boxers he has beaten while compiling his 18-0 record (four knockouts) have been Al Andrews, ohnny Saxton and Tony Dupas. He outpointed all three. 1958 event. Toled °' Ohl °' won the But he isn't rated the favorite to repeat. Rated at the top are Ken Ven- ,turi of San Francisco, who has won approximately $100,000 in a Ortega » well known to boxing j little more than two fans other ln-e or TV version.. lourney traU Dow Finsterwald He lost to Isaac Logart last year o{ Tequesta,' Fla., who won four m the tournament set up to deter-;tournaments ] 8 st year' Jay Hemine a successor for Carmen Ba-jbert. New Orleans; Billy Casper, silio. Virgil Akins eventually won Chula Vista, Calif.; Arnold Palmer ihe tournament. When they were Lttrobe, P»., and Tommy Bolt, to decide M t challenger j Houston, Tex. ond-ranked Bearcats from the unbeaten ranks, 69-60. Fourth-ranked North Carolina, vard graduates, Bill and Bob Cleary, accounted for three of the Americans' demerits, HEDLEGS OPEN APRIL 9 CINCINNATI (AP) - The major league baseball season will open earlier than usual in 1959. The Cincinnati Redlegs will be the first to start. They meet the rebounding ability of Zender, Maschka and Donovan. Play Cotter Jan. S Following the De La Salle game, the Shamrocks play at Winona Cotter, Jan. 6. The game was originally scheduled for tonight, but was moved back at the request of Cotter officials. This game will determine first place in the new Ravoux Conference and Cotter is determined to avenge last year's setback in the finals of the state Catholic tournament. I Heart Ailment Fatal to Race Handicapper FOND MEMORIES -^ud Wilkinson (back row left), successful University of Oklahoma football coach, master-minded the Sooners to a 21 -6 victory over Syracuse in the Orange Bowl Thursday and the outcome was watched with special interest by two local fans, Gus Young and Duane Rasmussen. In the above picture, taken some 20 years ago at Camp Lincoln, Wilkinson, then a camp counselor, is shown, with Bob Ramey (center), now a TWA vice president, and Young, former Gustavus Adolphus basketball coach and ow'ner of the Austin Bowl. Holding football is Rasmussen. Jeter Is Named Top Player; Duncan Hurt PASADENA, Calif, mi — Randy Duncan, Iowa's All-America quarterback, suffered a kidney injury in the Hawkeye's Rose Bowl victory over California. Randy called off his scheduled BOSTON (AP) — Gerald P. i appearance in the Hula Bowl at (Gerry) Lynch, 33, a Boston Hec-! Honolulu Sunday on the advice of ord-American sports staff mem-! lhe team Physician, Dr. W. D. ber and one of New England's top i Paul - He nad been scheduled to fly to Hawaii Thursd ay night. horse racing handicappers, died Thursday from a heart ailment. Lynch, a standout baseball pitcher in high school, passed up a farm Cubs to stay in the newspaper Thursday night. Dr. Paul diagnosed the as a torn kidney. The high-riding Hawkeyes, who had difficulty in plowing their way the Iowa dressing room, wer« almost nonchalant about their second Rose Bowl triumph. But Bob Jeter was mobbed by fans and couldn't get into the dressing room with th« rest of the squad. Jeter, whose 81-yard second half touchdown run and his yardage gained from 'scrimmage set new bowl records, was named player of the game. Th« trophy ordinarily would was expected to have som» trou* ale from a hefty Clemson Hn«, but by »heer weight 6f numberi, wer* supposed to have things their way in the end. The Clemson line didn't weaken. A broken right hand by LSU quarterback Warren Rahb on th* third play of the game put him out for the second half. These two factor* weighed heavily in forcing Dietzel to revamp his offensive plans—and hope. Hie wisp of hop* came in the third period when Clemson center- Paul Snyder got a firmer grip on some turt than on the ball on * snap-back to punter Bill Mathis. The ball sailed wildly and bounced off the knee of blocker Doug Cline. It wag recovered by LSU tack!* Duane Leopard on the Clemson 11. Two plays gained only one yard and on third down All America halfback Billy Cannon, the games most valuable player, started wide, spotted end Mickey Mangham and hit him with a pass for the score. Cannon kicked the extra point. Calls Scoring Play Dietzel admitted afterward that he called the ncoring play "because Clemson' was putting so nuch pressure on our quarter- lacks when they went back to pass that I figured a halfback run-pass option would take more time." Rabb whose injury was not disclosed until halftime explained ;hat hii passing was handicapped and he was forced to abandon his wide-open offense for a ground game. He hit only two of seven pases. Iowa never had a worry in the Rose Bowl, although they fumbled at the start. Led by Bob (Jet) Jeter, th» Hawkeyes, winning ;heir second Rose Bowl, rolled up 516 yardi overall, 25 more than former recordholder Michigan in 1948 against Southern Cal. Jester ran 81 yardi 'for one score, breaking Northwestern's Frank Aschenbrenner's record of 71 against Cal in 1949. Ke also gained 194 yards overall, 43 more than Bobby Grayson of Stanford against Columbia in 1934, the previous record. ' Iowa scored th» second tim« it had the ball, and managed at least one TD per quarter against a Cal line outweighed an average of 18 pounds per" man. Coach Forest Evashevski't winning formula: "Our basic plan was to run inside and off tackle. We figured they were weak there." Said Cal Coach Pete Elliot: We knew it was coming. . .but it's hard to block a freight train. Jack Hart scored both Cal IDs, one on a yard plunge, the other on a 17-yard pass from quarterback Joe Kapp. Oklahoma used its blinding speed to build up a 14-0 first period lead, added another score in the third and then got pushed around for the rest of the game by a Syracuse line that didn't melt in the 78 degree heat. Racei 42 Yards for TD Fullback Prentice Gautt raced 42 yards on the second play of the game for the first Sooner score. Brewster Hobby combined with end Russ Coyle for a 79-yard pass play for the second TD — a new Orange Bowl record for distance, and Hobby took a punt 40 "".1 ' he .. C . h ' C ' a °!'l.">UEh th, ,f te ,.g.m, c»*l into Pittsburgh Pirates here on)business. He had been with the Thursday, April 9. 1 Record-American for 17 years. Hawkeyes. The veteran Purdue Boilermakers, who have piled up seven straight triumphs since dropping their opener to Kansas State 9683, figure by about 11 points over Michigan. Ohio State warmed up for its! invasion of Illinois by trimming i Brigham Young 100-81 Thursday! night. j NO SETUPS HERE EAST LANSING, Mich. (Ji -i Michigan State's five home foot-: ball opponents next fall will be Texas Aggies, Notre Dame, Indaina, Purdue and Northwesters. Area Cage Calender Full Holiday basketball tournaments at Albert and Mankato top have been presented in the Hawks' dressing room but those waiting to make the presentation had to go outside to find the explosive halfback in the crowd. So the presentation was made outside. ; "This is my happiest day," Jeiter said in accepting the trophy. I He was perturbed over the fact 1 that Bear halfback Graver Garvin tackled him from behind after he got in the clear in the first half and said he just had to make that 81-yard sprint in the second half. "That was the first time any- tackled me from behind," he the active area program tonight. In the first round at Albert Lea, I Fergus Falls takes on Sioux Falls, | |S. D., the favorite, and Albert l said :Lea plays Mound. The losers and! Duncan, noted for his passing winners meet Saturday night. i prowess, said he didn't resort to . Owatonna plays St. James and; raore aerial s because there was | Mankato takes on Jackson in the| m need for ' lt - He fired 7 and tournament at Mankato. The los- i completed 5> ers play Saturday for the console- iDuncan said the Hawks' ground tion title and the winners meet in attack was 8° od for «* 1( *st five the championship bracket. ,, "*. y ^ s f c / ack Four other Big nine quints face .J^ * Mt f "l d , fault . with Bn non-conference games. Rochester i 8U J ck that scored 2a P° mts - he hosts visiting Hibbing, Winona en- Sa ' certain* Lake City, Fairbault plays i LSU'S COSTLY FUMBLE — Ball goes wild after fumble by Red Brodnax (40) Louisiana fullback, in attempt to go over Clemson wall to score from one-yard line. Clemson's Doug Cline (not shown) recovered kjll in «nd zon» ending LSU's second quarter TD threat in Thursday's Sugar Bowl game. Louisiana won, 7-0, on pass play later. Had Brodnax been ruled across gpal before fumble, touchdown would have counted. (AP Photofax) ,„.... ' "' ?L?r,±":,^±rf •*•-="=r= takes on undefeated Waseca, the up and coming power in District on( j na j f 1?/\M1" ' produced two touchdowns in the sec- Four. In the area its Spri "I blocked better than I ever did at before," Willie said. But concern- KoriDg runs he wt c H ,r i West Concord, LeRoy at Cresco, ing Iowa; Freeborn at 'Elkton, and! out- Adams at Hayfield. In a Ravoux| "This wasn't, my greatest gwne. Conference game, Mankato Loyola [ ril never forget the Michigan plays at Wabasha against St. Fe-'game. My home is in Detroit wxj lix. I had to look good before the home | On tap Saturday night, Hibbing folks. j plays a.t Austin, Red Wing at Vir-1 Sideline observers praised the Iginia, Alexander Ramsey at Win-1 play of low* lineman John Sawin jona, Lyle at Blooming Prairie andi and after the game, end Don Nor- J Spring Valley it Kasson-Mantor- ton exchaogtd compliment* with 1 vm «-, California ^urterbnek Jot Kapp. yards for the third score. Mike Weber's 15-yard plunge in the final quarter got Syracuse, which won the battle of statistics, its TD. There were 13 fumbles by Texas Christian and Air Force, each team losing three. TCU pushed deep into Air Force territory twice in the final minutes, but fumbles lost both opportunities. Air Force had two similar chances in the first half, and one in the second but couldn't cash in. Miss Field Goal Tries The Air Force's George Pupich missed three field goal tries and TCU's Jack Spikes two. Spikes was the game's leading back with 108 yards on 17 carries. Prairie View scored four second half touchdowns to overcome an 8-8 halftime deficit. Halfback Archie Seals and fullback Jimmy Toleston paced the winners, the national Negro collegiate champs. The four major games were on national television and a total live audience of 331,082 sat in on 1959's first taste of college football. The largest turnout was 98,297 at the Rose, followed by the 82,000 at the Sugar, 75,504 at the Cotton and 75,281 at the Orange. Lakers Win Behind Baylor There's ao middle ground for the Syracuse Nationals in the National Basketball Assn. They're either mighty good or terrible. , In the league's only game Thursday night, the Nats dropped tbeir seventh straight game tf rookie Elgin Baylor tapped in § goal for the Lakers with 20 sctcond* remaining for. § 106495 Mfaitfgpatys. victory; Before starting thtir 1(0*- ing string, the Nationals bad won sevea in-a-row and btfore that they had lost eight straight. The defeat placed t|» N*t» «i!y of the Etsttrn

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