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The Kansas City Star from Kansas City, Missouri • 157

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Sunday Novaiabar If lf72 Trtfc KANSAS CTY STAR Huskers in Form Cats-Nebraska Statistics Nab K-Stata Continued from Page IS the wings of a fumble recovery Jeff Moran a third-team running back provided the impetus on the long march with a 72-yard scamper The 6-1 191-pound sophomore carried the ball 13 times for 129 Appropriately he scored the final Nebraska TD on a 4-yard run that provided a 59-0 difference with remaining in the battle K-State which coughed up the ball five times on fumbles and thrice on pass interceptions finally got on the score-board with a 1-yard run by Isaac Jackson 6 minutes 20 seconds from the final gun 99 yards on 20 carries led the to a 150-yard output They added 140 on aerials Dennis Morrison who started at quarterback for K-State yielded to sophomore Steve Grogan at the 7:22 mark of the second quarter with his team down 31-0 Grogan spelled Morrison again with 3:47 left in the third stanza while burdened with a 45-0 deficit The point output equals the total they registered in the first game between Kansas State and NU That outing was won by the Huskers 59-0 in 1911 Rodgers who caught five passes for 64 yards tied the NCAA career punt return touchdown mark of seven with his first-quarter venture Jack Mitchell of Oklahoma also had seven Actually Rodgers has eight career TD punt returns but one came against Alabama in the 1972 Orange Bowl and is not recognized in the NCAA record book runback yesterday is his eighth in all-kick return touchdowns and ties Cliff Branch of Colorado as an NCAA peak In his brilliant 3-year career Rodgers has cruised 48 yards (Missouri 1970) 66 yards (Oklahoma State 1970) yards (O-State 1971) 67 yards (Iowa State 1971) 72 yards (Oklahoma 1971) 64 yards (Minnesota 1972) and yesterday 52 yards The senior from Omaha also flashed 98 yards with a kickoff season ago against Texas Nebraska is now 8-1-1 as the national and Big Eight conference defending champion The rout saddles K-State with its worst season since Vince first at helm when it went 1-9 Flrt down Pushing-yard Pasting yards Ratom yards Passes 14-29-3 Punts 7-38 Fumbles-lost 5-5 Penaltles-yards 2-7 KANSAS STATE 0 0 NEBRASKA 10 28 14 Neb Rodgers 52 punt return (Sanger kick) FG Sanger 26 Neb Dixon 4 run (Sanger kick) Rodgers 8 run (Sanger kick) Neb Revelle 32 pass from Humm (Sanger kick) Olds 12 pass from Runty (Sanger kick) Neb Goeiler 5 run (Sanger kick) Neb Anderson 25 pass from Runty (Sanger kick) Neb Moran 4 run (Sanger kick) Jackson 1 run (Brumley kick) 75079 INDIVIDUALS Rushing K-STATE Morrison 1-mlnus-7 Jackson 20-99 Calhoun 12-54 Thomas 4-4 Kumis 2-2 Grogan 4- minus 2 NEBRASKA Dixon 8-20 Rodgers 5-26 Olds 6-43 Damkre-ger 6-24 Moran 13-129 Runty 12-35 Goeiler 4-13 Garson 3-16 O'Halleran 5-37 Westbrook 6-27 Passing K-STATE Morrison 10-20-3 88 Grogan 4-9-0 52 Humm 96 Runty 3-7-1 48 Receiving Goerger 8-70 Childs 2-19 Kumis 2-14 Peterson 1-13 McCarthy 1-24 Rodgers 5-64 Dixon 1-0 Revelle 1-32 Bahe 1-11 Olds 1-12 Andersn 1-25 Punting 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Springfield A driving snowstorm didn't keep Lincoln getting a shot at a tie for in the MIAA yesterday i the Tigers whipped Southwest Missouri State 52-27 Lin- 4-1 can earn a tie for the with Northwest Missouri State 5-1 by beating Rolla Thursday The game was tight up to the half when the Bears held a slight 21-20 edge Five minutes the third quarter began Southwest scored again for a 27-20 lead but Lincoln exploded for straight touchdowns and a rout Johnny McDaniels led the receivers with four catches for 119 yards and two touchdowns and threw one pass for a 59-yard score Everette Mitchell led the rushers with 230 yards and two touchdowns Southwest closed out its season with a 2 -4 conference record and 4-6 overall Lincoln is 8-1 overall AUGUST MOON Restaurant Lounge 6536 TROOST BILL MCPHERSON At the Organ Nightly ft AUTO PARTS a Speed Equipment ALL STORES OPEN TODAY 9 3 Circle Auto Stores AN0 Ronnie's Speed Shop 11415 23rd St CL4-4040 54th Troost DE 3-4906 79th Wornall rd DE 3 4400 Uti YOUR SHOPPERS CHARGE MASTER CHARGE OR BANK AMEBIC ARD HERE Lincoln 18 329 217 9-12-0 13 7 SWMo 28 157 328 26-39-5 14 from 6 Vince: Never Again Bv Th Star's Own Service Tlincoin Neb Vince Gibson said it would never happen again He said Kansas State's football program would never again be on the losing side of score never Gib- En said after his Kansas ate Wildcats muffed through sr59-7 loss to Big Eight-leading Nebraska yesterday have sworn to my players that this would never happen again at Kansas -But Gibson never thought it would happen this year either never dreamed that we would have this kind of Gibson said was al frustrating miserable year But not ashamed We're gonna be Dennis Morrison Kansas State quarterback felt the same way at the beginning of the went into the opening game against Tulsa and just said dare you to beat Morrison said I dropped back and threw an interception and things have gone bad ever since Tve got to sit down and evaluate just what happened this year I have to make myself believe I gave it my best shot It just end this way It's too ugly I hope this never happens again at Kansas State We have too good of a football program to let it happen Coach Bob Devaney of Ne-b a a and his players thinking about the past after their eighth victory of the season against one loss and a tie The Cornhuskers instead were looking ahead There's No 4-rated Oklahoma on Thanksgiving Day to think about been waiting for this one on Thanksgiving Devaney said Big Eight championship is the tfiing you shoot for We know Oklahoma has a fine football team with a much much better defense than last triumph yesterday was 10th victory at Nebraska players gave me the game ball and I told them if they would just add a couple of more victories onto my rec- ord we would have had a hel- luva Devaney said Devaney was especially pleased with the way the Huskers rebounded after last tie with Iowa State when they committed eight turnovers of being a great football team is not making Devaney said year we went the entire season without playing a bad football game because we (Jjdn't make those mistakes This team has the ability to be equal or rise above Last team if we don't make those Flanker Johnny Rodgers whose 52-yard punt return gave the Huskers their first Score agrees with Devaney in comparing the last two Nebraska teams got it all together Rodgers said happened today tike they were happening last year The defense recovers a fumble and we move it in The guys do a great job of blocking and I find room to on the punts definitely ready for Oklahoma We seniors want to go out Without ever losing a Big Eight Bill Janssen a defensive Cackle is also confident I lost a little pride at Iowa State" Janssen said Everybody was yelling 50 ponts and 600 yards and a Shutout before the game today These guys really want to win The Huskers have only five dSys to prepare for the showdown with Oklahoma Gibson and the underclassmen on his team have 10 months to think about the 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