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Page 4 F > THE TIPTON (INDIANA) DAILY TRIBUNE Devils Travel ToCarmel I For Saturday Kite Game I PRO FOOTBALL ByEldonCage Tribune Sports Editor After Tipton's Blue Devils tangle with Peru's giant Tigers Friday night featuring 7* John Garrett, the Satans travel to Carmel on Saturday night to exchange jumps with a shorter but still volitile Carmel Greyhound basketball team. Coach John Moses is hoping for no more injuries to his Devils but is keeping his fingers crossed against any future "bad luck of 1970". In last years regular season game with Carmel, Coach Moses and his strong Satans trampled Carmel and David Sheperd by nine points, and then lost a heartbreaker to Sheperd and Company in the Sectional by seven points. Carmel then went on to the final game of the State Tourney and David Sheperd became the king of Indiana High School scorers in tourney play by beating George McGinnis' record established just one year prior. Moses said that all Devil var­ sity players were in fairly good physical condition and that barring unforseen problems Tim Clouser and Jim York would start at forwards; Bob Richardson would get the nod at Center; and Jeff Juday and Bill Sullivan would get the call on the Guard spots. Larry Harper, Mike Jackson, Joe Achenbach and Jerry Cage are ready in the wings to take over for any of the positions. Eric Clark is the new Carmel coach, replacing very successful Bill Sheperd, who retired from the mentor duties following the great years with his two sons, David and Billy Sheperd winning five straight sectional tourneys. Billy is a Butler University standout and David is the Indiana University Freshmen hotshot. ' This year's Carmel team is almost as tough as the five previous Greyhound editions and on<~ the Carmel floor, Tipton will have a real tough evening of roundball against the veteran Greyhounds.. ._ ... . - -\ THESE SHIRTS MAKE GREAT GIFTS, ESPECIALLY IN NEW JACQUARDS AND GEO- METRICS, SMART STRIPES, DEEP TONES. ALL SIZES. OPEN EVENINGS TIL CHRISTMAS it By BILL MADDEN UPI Sports Writer More than just the Bay area championship may be at stake for the San Francisco Forty- Niners Sunday when they invade Oakland in the first regular-season meeting with the neighboring Raiders. A victory over Oakland, already entrenched- as the American Football Conference Western Division champions, would assure the Forty-Niners their first division championship in 25 years of National Football League play. The Forty-Niners (9-3-1) hold a one-game edge over the Los Angeles Rams (8-4-1) who play the New York Giants, also seeking a division title, in New York. An Oakland victory combined with a Rams' triumph over the Giants, however, would give the NFC Western Division to Los Angeles on the basis of the Rams' better record within the division. However, a Ram loss will give San Francisco the crown regardless of how the Forty- Niners fare against Oakland. Elsewhere, the Cincinnati Bengals (7-6) can wrap up th£ first division championship of their three-year existence Sunday by defeating Boston (2-11) at home. The Cleveland Browns (6-7), the only team with a chance to beat out the Bengals . in the AFC Central Division, are at Denver (5-7-1). Two teams with chances of landing.in the playoffs on the basis of the best second-place record are at home Sunday. The Dallas . Cowboys (9-4) entertain the Houston Oilers (39-1), while the Detroit Lions (94) play host to the Green Bay Packers (6-7). The Miami Dolphins (9-4) can wrap up the AFC second-place slot with a win over Buffalo (39-1) in the Orange Bowl Sunday, while the Kansas City Chiefs (7-4-2), rooting for a Dolphin loss, must win at San Diego (4-6-3). • Sunday's remaining gamei feature Chicago (5-8) at Ne^ : Orleans (2-10-1), Pittsburgh (5- k ' 8) at Philadelphia (2-10-1), ! Minnesota (11-2) at Atlanta (47-2) and St. Louis (8-4-1), its slim playoff hopes fading, at' Washington (5-8). The New. York Jets (4-9) are at Baltimore (10-2-1) on Saturday. Quarterback John Brodie, the leading NFC passer, heads the San Francisco attack with wide receiver Gene Washington and running back Ken Wtllard.:> Brodie hit Washington for three. touchdowns last week against New Orleans while Willard has picked up 710 yards this year to ' rank sixth in the NFC rushing department. Los Angeles can not expect a great degree of Eastern hospitality when it invades Yankee Stadium for the showdown with the Giants. The New Yorkers have a chance to snare their first division crown since the Y. A. Title days back in 1963. There'll be 62,000 or so Giants* faithful on hand and New York quarterback Fran Tarkenton has never lost to the Rams at home. Basketball FRIDAY, DECEMBER 18, 1970 rREVIEW OF THE YEAR-By Alan Maver-i 1 —————: JANUARY I By United Press International Once-beaten Gary Roosevelt shot East Chicago Roosevelt's Indiana high school basketball champions from the unbeaten ranks Thursday night, 64-56, ending the Rough Riders' 41- game regular season winning streak. East Noble also fell from the perfect ranks going into the Ky State Smith Dolt All" final ule. heavy pre-holiday sched- Miami Draws Full House MIAMI (UPI) - A nattily dressed, middle - aged man, cluthing $25 in ticket money, had been waiting in line for a half-hour when word filtered back from the Miami Dolphins' box office window that the only seats left were in the end zone. "I don't care where they are," he growled. "I'm going to see this game." A year ago, Miami businesses with blocks of tickets on the 50- yard line were .having trouble giving them away. But that was last. year. Winning makes all the difference in the world. NEW YORK (UPI)-Eloore Smith, 7-foot junior from Kentucky State, is rapidly establishing himself as a "do-it- all" center. In the latest statistics released by the National Collegiate Sports Service, Smitt paced two major categories— SCORING AND REBOUNDING. In. the scoring department, Smili is averaging 35.0 points per game to Southwest Louisiana's Dwight lamer's 34.4. And in rebounding, the Kentucky State ace is averaging 24.3 per game in addition to having blocked 32 shots. Lester Jordan of Rhode Island College is the field goal leader with 28 of 36 for a-.778 ' percentage. Nearest Jordan is " John Laing of Augustana (111.* •with 38 of 54 for a .740 mark. In free throw percentage, •Otterbein's Dwight Miller and Grove City's Tom Montgomery i are deadlocked with perfect 1.000 percentages, both having connected on 16 for 16. . .'. After Smith and Lamar in the i scoring, Mississippi College's Jehu. Brabham is averaging 33.8, Butch Webster of.Louisia- na State at New Orleans 32.8 1 and Ball State's Jim Re'genold ,32.3. . i •" East Chicago, No. 4 in this week's UPI coaches' board ratings and unbeaten in 1968 and last season, couldn't hold the No. 13 Steel City crew which led 30-28 at the half and stayed in front the rest of the way to notch its fifth win in six starts. East Chicago, winner of its first four games, led 15-14 at the first stop, but then the . Panthers, beaten by No. 1 East Chicago Washington last week, took over behind Mike Coleman's 27 points and 10 rebounds. Mike Artis hit 18 points, including 10 in-the last period, to lead Eeast Chicago, but the Riders got no closer than within six points. Central Noble clipped East Noble's string at six victories, 56-50, and in a sizzler at Fort Wayne, North . edged Snider, 52-51, in overtime. Yorktown eked out a 55-54 win over Muncie South on Nick Young's free throw with four seconds to go. PAV/SON 0.9.G MP. /H /$S/£5/PP/ TP/MVP // //r c &rro/f, OPJtfG£, MP $#<£/!/? 8/!UOT Bot/PPSM WTO ///)& OF F/lME TO P£CJ7//{.0/f TO0/H £y. BUY CASPfft MS •fa 0£ca/ytc GotF'5 2/P AI/U/OrfMP£. POP£W£/?//WP$r OF f/OOOO College Basketball "j The change in attitude could " produce a crowd near 80,000 foe. Sunday's regular season finale,", against nine-time loser Buffalo; r- It; might be the largest crowd . in ...,Florida football history, which includes 36 Orange Bowls and two Super Bowls. Gilmore Named Player of Month ATLANTA. (UPI)-Artis Gilmore of Jacksonville University, the nation's top rebounder and fifth leading major college basketball scorer, was named December's "player of the month" today in the first balloting by UPI sportswriters for the annual Naismith award. The Atlanta Tipoff Club will present the third Naismith award after the college "player of the year" is chosen by United Press International in a nationwide poll next March. Lew Alcindor of UCLA won the first award in 1969 and Pete Maravich of LSU was honored in 1970. The 7-2 Gilmore probably will command a million-dollar con- Purdue Meets Kansas In UKIT Opener LEXINGTON, Ky. (UPI)The opening of tonight's University of Kentucky Invitational Tournament (UKIT) will fea ture two veteran coaches who have won a total of 1,287 games between them. Kentucky's Adolph Rupp, the nation's winningest coach ever with 840 victories, will send his fourth-rated and undefeated Wildcats against the Blue Demons of Depaul and coach Ray Msyer, who has tallied 447 wins in his 28 years at the Chicago area school. The two teams meet in the nightcap. Kansas State meets Purdue in the curtain raiser of the 18th annual UKIT, the richest holiday tournament in the nation. AWARD FOR KALINE DETROIT (UPI) -Detroit Tigers outfielder Al Kaline is the 1970 recipient of the "Hutch award" tract if the National and American Basketball Assoria- tions do not merge before next year's co ej8t draft. Gilmore Is averaging 35.4 points a game and v ^7.4 rebounds for a total of 137 retrieves in five games. Gilmore's strength under the boards has boosted Jacksonville into fourth place among major rebounders with an average of 64 per game. The undefeated Dolphins lead the nation in total offense with a 120.4 point scoring attack. Artful Artis, who may wind up as the No. 1 college draft choice and possible property of the. Cleveland Cavaliers of the NBA, also has the third best field goal percentage with 73 of 112 attempts for a 652 mark. McCovey No. 1 Slugger! i Cousy, Sharman, Jones On NBA Silver Team : NEW YORK (UPI^-'Bob Cousy, Bill Sharman^anjJ Sam Jones—a talented trio who helped make the Boston Celtics a household name in pro basketball—and Bob Davies of the Rochester: Royals were named today to the National Basketball Association's silver anniversary team. The four guards join six other members of the 10-man - team selected by players who achieved NBA all-star recognition since the founding, of the league in 1946. Previously named were centers Bill Russell of Boston and George' Mikan of the Minneapolis Lakers and forwards-Dolph Schayes of the SyracusevSation- als, Bob Pettit of the St. Louis Hawks and the Philadelphia ;Warriors duo of Joe FiilKS and PaulArizin. Tipton Grapplers Defeat •> Deaf School By United Mess international Indiana's 15th-ranked basketball Hoosiers are home tonight against the Ohio University Bobcats, who have won the last two meetings with Indiana. However, the defending Mid­ American conference champion Bobcats are without the services of forward Todd Lalich and Indiana has Steve Downing back after recovering from an injury. Both clubs are 3-1 so far, and both of their losses came in overtime games, Indiana's 95-93 LEGAL BETTING ESTIMATE NEW YORK (UPI)-Howard Samuels, head of the city's off-, track betting corporation, said Thursday he expects a profit of $25 million for the fiscal year Femme Bowlers Smile Again Two Thursday night Women's Bowling League pin topplers wore "Turkey" smiles Friday morning, not because they got triple strikes,, but because their Ron Shuck Auctioneer team won three games and got a fourth point for high accumulative score. This was just like a Christmas present to the femme bowlers Marlena Frazee and Teresa Altherr, after their team had suffered through three weeks of adverse play. in one extra period to Kentucky and Ohio's 91-83 to Missouri in two overtimes. Indiana comes off a. 106-103 victory over 9th- rated Notre Dame Tuesday. Purdue meets Kansas State tonight in the opening round of the Kentucky invitational, while Kentucky and DePaul tangle in the nightcap. The Boilermakers carry a 3-3 slate into the game, while Kansas State, the defending Big Eight king, is 3-2. .Games Thursday night saw Indiana State trim Eastern Illinois, 79-74, Oakland City whip Marian, 101-81, .Indiana Central defeat Rose Poly, 103-79, Wabash edge Anderson in overtime, ,98-96, and Grace nip Bridgewater of Virginia, 87-86. George Pillowhit 22 points to. lead Indiana State to its win, snapping a three-game losing streak. Tom. Martella's bucket with 35 seconds left gave Wabash its clifflianging victory- over Anderson. Martella wound up with 26 points and Dennis Bittner got 28 for the Ravens. •Ed Ziegler got 29 and Todd Jones 27 to pace Indiana Central's rout over Rose Poly. Othergames tonight include Western Dlinois at St. Joseph's, Fort Wayne Bible at Lincoln, HI., Grace at Eastern Mennonite, Huntington at Indiana- Purdue of Hummond, and Illinois College at Rose Poly. New Grid Rivalry PASADENA, Calif. (UPI)—A new football rivalry gets underway Saturday when Cal State Long Beach meets . Louisville University in the 25th annual Pasadena Bowl to inaugurate . the opening of annual competition between the Missouri Valley and the Pacific Coast Athletic Association conference champions. The game is being played in the Rose Bowl, scene of the New Year's Day clash between the Pacific 8 and Big Ten champions. The Pasadena Bowl this year is dedicated to the . Wichita State players who lost their lives in a Rocky Mountain plane crash. Long. Beach carries a 9-2 record into the game with the season highlighted by a 27-11 victory, over San Diego State, which had carried a 21-game winning streak into its meeting with the 49ers. I I I I This CHRISTMAS SPECIAL coupon worth $2.00 with each lube, oil, and filter. FREE PICK UP HENRY'S STANDARD STATION Ph. 675-6118 NEW YORK (UPI)-Willie McCovey, the San Francisco Giants' free-swinging first base- . _ T man, was the National League's [Tipton's varsity wrestlinVteam •No.V.1 slugger for the third 'easily defeated the Indu\n^Deal Tipton High School G/n> consecutive season in 1970, it was announced today by league president Charles "Chub" Feeney. Figures compiled by the Elias Sports Bureau revealed that the '6-foot-4 McCovey had a slugging average of .612, topping Tony Perez of the Cincinnati Reds at .589 and . teammate Johnny Bench at .587. Billy Williams of the Chicago Cubs was a close fourth with .586 and Rico Carty, the league's batting champion, was fifth with .584. McCovey, who led the league in, slugging in 1968 with .545 and in 1969 with .656, had 303 total bases in 495 at bats. He hit 39 homers, 39 doubles and two triples while driving in 126 runs and hitting .289. School 54-0. varsity Thursday night L Tipton Wrestlers winning by forfeit were Ken Brooks, Vince King, Rick King and Joe Ferguson. Defeating Deaf School Wrestlers were Tipton grapplers Steve Foor, Joe Hawkins, Jpe Cage, Dave Mahaney, Dennis Montgomery, Morris King, Rick Coleman, and Terry McCullough. \ Tipton's B Wrestling team hosts Taylor Saturday 10 a.m. and then the Tipton grapplers get a Christmas vacation from meets, as the B team goes to Blackford January 5 and both A and B goes to Pike on January 7. Huskie Frosh Lose By Eldon Cage Tribune Sports Editor Assist by Jeff Eller Fortville — Hamilton Heights Freshmen basketball team was outscored 20-9 in the fourth quarter here Thursday night by the Mt. Vernon Freshmen and lost the game 52-40. The Huskie Frosh led at the first quarter 11-4 and were only one point behind 19-18 at the half and 3231 at the three quarters, before Mt. Vernon put on the big push. Pete Kerfoot led the young Huskies with 12 counters followed by Ed Southard and Chuck Cherry with 11 each. Scott Bills led Mt Vernon with 19. Hamilton Heights Varsity goes to Lapel Friday night to tangle with the Bulldogs in a White River Conference game. Lapel will feature Ron Buckner, a Junior left-hander, who is the only letterman left from last year's real good Lapel quintet. Square Dance Hoe Down at the KC Hall Tipton, Ind. Time 9 to 1 Sat., December 19 Admissions $2.00 Couple • Caller Hersh Robinson Bill Cunningham * Music By Kingery Brothers Quarter Miler Auto Co. Inc. Tipton, Ind. WE SERVICE and REPAIR ALL MAKES of AMERICAN MADE CARS-TRUCKS Bring your Cars and Trucks in for service. OUR SERVICE DEPT. NOW MANAGED BY HERSH ROBINSON. . . CALL FOR- APPOINTMENT 675-2143 GENE COTTINGHAM CHEV. - OLDS - INC. HP BURDEN? *j EdMtloete "The MONEY man" K your gift list throws your whole budget off and you : find yourself worrying about bills, and HOLIDAY CASH, {y then it's time to think of us here at.... . CHRISTMAS MONEY HEADQUARTERS .JLJt8f .&?t» LOANS 112 N. Main Street Phone 675-4433 'K ' • "OUR 65th YEAR OF SERVING THE AREA" 87 SPECIAL CHRISTMAS SALE Saturday, December 19th 7:30 p. m. Located at the new Hamilton County Sale Bar five miles north of Noblesville or one mile south of Strawtown on State Road 37. Loads of gift items such as stereos, radios, jewelry, watches, power tools, hand tools, perfumes, irons, toasters, mixers, teflon products, blankets, all kinds of toys and dolls, and many other items. Come and buy at your price. R. ANCIL AND ASSOCIATES OWNERS HAMILTON CO. SALE BARN Auctioneer: Wayne Pheanis Restaurant will be open.

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