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m \ CtlE MONKOE (XjA.) NEWS-STAR, SATURDAY, OCTOBER 8, 1932. EDITED BY GEORGE V. LOFTON NEWS-STAR SPORTS LATE FEATURES OF ALL THE SPORTS' ;>iii Tulane Defends Its Conference Title Against Georgi Two Other Important Battles on Schedule Duke and Auburn, Kentucky and Georgia Tech Clash In Make Or Break Tussles On Southern Football Fields ATLANTA. Ga., Oct. 8.~<;p>—The trail of the southern conference football title quest led over hazardous ground today as Tulane defended three years of laurels against Georgia and Duke and Auburn and Kentucky and Georgia Tech clashed in make or break engagements. There was little to choose between Duke and Auburn or Kentucky and Georgia Tech in the matches that will drop two of them by the wayside but Tulane was given little to fear from IRISH ARE BEATEN IN TALLULAH TILT Georgia barring one of the upsets that seem to be football's prime preroga- vv'l,’c'h the locals must encounter this TALLULAH, Oct. 8.-(Special)Continuing their pace as a high point scoring machine, the Tallulah Trojans Friday added the St. Matthew’s parochial school eleven of Monroe to their list of victims by rolling up a 45 to 0 count before a large crowd in a closing feature of the annil&l Madison parish fair. Although on the short end of a rather large score, the Monroe boys were marked by plenty 0f fight, never letting up, and in all supplied Coach M. A. Phillips’ charges wdth the stiffest opposition encountered thus far along a difficult schedule tive. The battle of Duke and Auburn at Birmingham held promise of developing into one of the bitterest of the day. Both have shown ability in early engagements and 'Auburn hod a fast attack and the Notre Dame system of play to match against Duke’s tight defense and the methods of Coach Wallace Wade who once instructed Alabama. Kentucky and Georgia Tech, playing in Atlanta, likewise have shown to good advantage in the early season. Ralph Kercheval’s kicking ability was about the cnly apparent shade the ■Wildcats from the Blue Grass had on the Engineers. Tech exhibited a vigorous offense in defeating Clemaon last week, and is making a bid to recoup the indignities of three bad seasons. Georgia appeared so weak in the defeat it get from V. P. I. a week ago that Tulane ranked the top heavy favorite in spite of its loss of Nollie Felts, captain and fullback, and the qualifications of Buster Mott, Georgias star halfback. The fight between North Carolina and Tennessee at Knoxville also drew a share of interest today. Tennessee was rated as the favorite because of its power but Carolina had a brilliant aerial attack to use in its attempt to upset the Volunteers. Florida opened its season at Jack- • sonville, the favorite against Sewanee, in another conference match while Clemson met North Carolina state at Raleigh and V. P. I. went up against Maryland at College Park ¡ike Georgia. Sewanee, North Carolina university, Clemson and Maryland already have been beaten this season. Dixie’s banner was carried to Washington, D. C., by Alabama in a game with George Washington today and the match was looked upon as a means of determining the Crimson Tide's conference chances. The navy, j with an edge, was host to Washington ; and Lee at Annapolis. Vanderbilt looked forward to season Led by Wixson, the Trojans again got away to a fine offensive start and before the final gun sounded Junior Morton, Fred Massey, and Wylie Towne, the Tallulah backfield quartet had given brilliant exhibitions of ball carrying. Cramer Hop| per, superb defensive back, was also | shining as were all the members of j the stout line. Louis Clements, Sam Scurria, Bob Gandy, Roy Boswell, Lloyd Evans, and Emmett Craig all played great ball in the local line. For the losers, j Jackson, Zagone and McLain were I outstanding on defense with Simpson and McEnery leading the offensive ! attack. The Mississippi college band pepped up the affair with a round of snappy music, and paraded between the halves. The starting lineup: St. Matthews Pos. Tallulah Benton ...................L£................. Gandy Jackson LT................ Evans D. Lee..., LG S. Scurria Jim Cicero .............C.................. Pope I Zagone...................RG........... Youngblood.....RT ...... McLain.................. RE.......... Simpson.................QB........... Covington..............HB........... John Cicero.........HB................ Morton McEnery................FB................ Massey St. Matthew's ...................0 0 0 0—0 Tallulah ............................6 19 0 20—45 Officials: Bailey, L. S. U., referee; Verimilhon, Emporia, umpire; Abernathy, Wake Forest, head linesman. TIGERS WIN OVER DUBACH’S ELEVEN Neville High Football Squad Turns Back Aggressive Visiting Team In Fast Battle On Forsythe Gridiron Parish High School Eleven To Play Delhi Here Tonight IA TFfH FNGAGFS 0LLA SQUAD BEATs IC,U1 MANGHAM’S ELEVEN UNION GRID TEAM Sistrunk Clements Boswell . W’ixson Hopper TULANE TO MEET GEORGIA GRIDDERS RUSTON, Oct. 8 (Special)—With the Union university Bulldogs of Jackson. Term.. here Saturday afternoon to battle Louisiana Tech's pack of Canines. Coach Bohler’s red and blue wearers will be seen in their initial association engagement of the season. Union is expected to offer stiff opposition to the local Bulldogs and they report a much stronger squad than the 1931 team that went down to a 39-0 defeat by the Techmen. The Tennessee team, in addition to seeking revenge for last fall’s severe trouncing, will he out for what will be a “rubber” game. MANGHAM, Oct, 8.-(Special)-011a Standard won a 13 to 0 victory over the Mangham Dragons here Friday with both teams playing straight football on about even terms. Hendrix scored first for the visitors. Olla-Standard advanced the ball to the Dragons’ three-yard line, and on four successive trys at the line, Hendrix scored. Duke made the extra point on a pass from Hendrix. Carroll made the visitors’ second touchdown after Brown, Mangham quarterback, fumbled on his own four-yard line. Mangham made 15 first downs; Olla-Standard made 17 first downs. Hearold and Rushing were the RAMS TURN BACK FARMERVILLE ‘IT BASTROP, Oct. 8.—(Special)—The Bastrop high school Rams defeated the Farmerville high school here Friday by a score of 6-0 in a game that w-as marred by frequent fumbles and penalties on both teams. The Rams were penalized 11 times for offsides and last 55 yards in penalties while Farmerville lost 20 yards in penalties. The Rams lost many opportunities to score because of fumbles. Twice in the last half, Bastrop was within five and two yards of the goal line only to lose the ball both times by fumbles. Bastrop scored its only touchdown NEW ORLEANS, Oct. 8,-(/P)-Tulane was called upon to make its first defense of the Southern Conference champion-hip today as University of Georgia’s Bulldogs came to Tulane t io ' jo tt i -. rv . , * ... _ , ! in the first quarter a few minutes ifuL"10” ' »fter the game started. On an ex- j change of punts Bastrop received the ! ball on Farmcrvillc’s 49 yard line and stadium for the seventh meeting of easy game with West Kentucky today i two schools since 1919, while Mississippi and Howard. Missis- | Smarting under last Saturday's re- sippi State and Mississippi college, ! ^ersai at hands of V, P. I„ Georgia South Carolina and Wake Forest and hoped to stJuar<“ accounts on the rec ord books. In the series of contests starting with a 7-7 tie and developing keen rivaly, Georgia took two games and then dropped three straight to Tulane in the last three years. The Green Wave opened the season last Saturday with a victory over I Texas A. and M , without the services . .... . , , , _ . ! of Captain Nollie Felts, fullback. Last n>ght Baylor defeated Loyola . whose eligibility has been questioned, of the South 18 to 0 at New Orleans Felts wiH wa(ch today.g play frcm the Citadel and V. M. I. were matched in tight brackets. Other engagements brought together Virginia and Roanoke. Southwestern and Millsaps. middle Tennessee and Chattanooga, Centenary and Louisiana Normal, Presbyterian and Mercer and Union and Louisiana Tech. and Louisiana State swamped Spring Hill 80 to 0 at Baton Rouge. BAYLOR TROUNCES LOYOLA’S ELEVEN sidelines. The probable line-ups: Georgia. Tulane. Maxwell relationships in a spirited battle at j Grantham in the line and Henning the state fair grounds in Shreveport, j ton, Piro, Rochelle, and Richards in The Tennessee eleven won that tilt the backfield also played good ball. 26-0 but Tech traveled to Jackson last j Hendrix was Olla-Standard’s chief year to even the count. ground gainer, while Blake and Elliott Considerable improvement has been ali*> P^yed well in backfield. Hack- noted in the Tech camp during this < <?tt, ’. ilson and Winkler were beat McCullough NEW ORLEANS, Oct. 8.-(/P)-The Loyola Wolves suffered their first defeat of the season last night as the Baylor Bears passed and ran their way to an 18 to 0 victory, Loyola threatened once, in the third period, when they carried the ball to the Baylor two-inch line, but lost it on down*. In the last few seconds of play j Jones snared a Loyola pass on the New Orleans’ team’s 15-yard line and ran for a touchdown. Line-ups: Loyola. Baylor. Batchelor Sullivan . Chapman Mott........ Gilmore .. LE .. .............. Hardy LT .. .. Cunningham LG . .... Schroeder ..C . KG RT , RE .. ........... Phillips QR .. ... Richardson LH .. .. Zimmerman RH .. ............. Pavne FB .. —— ............. Loftin week and the players have shown no ill effects of a set-back in the first game. Rather, the boys have put more effort in the daily drills to bring themselves into unbeatable form lor the associational scrap. The lineup used in the scrimmages with the frosh eleven indicates that one or two changes will be made in the lineup Saturday, Royce Johnson's work as a halfback is believed to point that the flashy end will start in that position. Johnson, back in freshman days, was a star back and could do everything with the pigskin. Ills first varsity season in '31 was at end but with more material for the terminals this session he may get a permanent call for ball toting duty. Keltner, who has played all over the lineup, was run at quarterback during the skirmishes with the Pups and accomplished good work. The chunky signal caller can block well and that alone will help out the department. for the visitors in the line. PELICANS DEFEAT FOREST’S ELEVEN I marched down the field, making four consecutive first downs, bringing the ball to the 2 yard line. On the next play Castleberry hit the center of the Tine for a touchdown. The kick for | extra point went wild. The Rams continued to sparkle on the offensive and it was not until the j third quarter that Farmerville made a first down. Many times the Rams’ front line threw Farmerville’s car- j riers for losses. Farmerville made three first downs, all of them coming in succession in the third quarter when the visitors made their only offensive flash. The lineup: Bastrop Pos, FarmervHle Duckworth I.E __ LT... CRONIN IS NAMED Petty . Weatherby Martm (c> Edwards Clem Clark James Tullos LE Ballatin .................LT Favalora ............. LG F. Sullivan C L. Smith RG Ancaroni ........ RT Carey .................. RE Seeber................. QB Kroney Zelden................. LII Hail Love.................... RH Reeves A. Lopez FB Score by periods: Baylor ...............................6 0 0 12-18 Loyola .................................0 0 0 0—0 Scoring touchdowns, Baylor: Reeves, Petty and Jones. LOUISIANA SWAMPS SENATORS’ PILOT SPRING HILL TEAM DODSON TEAM LOSES TO WINNSBORO HICH WINNSBORO, Oct. 8.-(Special)-In their first home game of the see son. Winnsboro defeated Dodson here Friday 45-0. With the score 21-0 at the half, Coach Boggs sent in his entire second team which held Dodson scoreless throughout the third quarter. The w-ork of Shirley, Prickett Roynolds and Crutchfield stood out in the backfield while Hooper and Davis starred in the line. Dodson was never in a threatening position. Winnsboro will play Tallulah at TtUulah next Friday. BATON ROUGE. La., Oct. 8.-(/P)A smooth-running Louisiana State university football team last night rar. rough-shod over the Spring Hill Badgers of Mobile, smothering the visitors under a top-heavy 80 to 0 score. Coach Biff Jones’ first stringers started the fireworks in the first quarter by piling up four touchdowns. The second stringers added one in the second period and the third quarter saw two more chalked up for the Free!* j regulars. The second and third teams pushed over five mor« in the final period. Line-ups: Spring Hill. L. S. V, Blount ................ LE.................Fleming Sitfprie ............... LT .... J. Skidmore Smith .................. LG ............. Wilson Petro..................... C ............ Stovall McDonough .... RG .......... Mitchell Richards ............. RT ........ Torrance Carviezel ........ RE ....... Moore Mattei ................ QB ........... Lobdeil Palmes IH ........... Keller Kearns ............... RH .......... Sullivan Vardaman ......... FB ............... Yates Score by periods: Spring HiU .................0 0 0 0—0 L. S. U. ................27 7 13 33—80 Summary: L. S. U. scoring touchdowns: Sullivan 3, Stevens (sub for Keller» 2, C. Skidmore (sub for Lobdell) 2. Lobdeil, Yates. Langley, Keller. Minuet. Points after touchdowns (place kick! Torrance 4, Almokary (sub for Keller) 3, Smith (sub for .Yates). WASHINGTON, Oct. 8.— (JP )-Joseph Cronin, youthful star short stop was today named manager of the Washington American league baseball club to succeed Walter Johnson. Clark Griffith, owner of the club, said Cronin has been given a one- year contract. In naming the young shortstop leader of the Senators Griffith followed the precedent set several years ago in naming Stanley “Bucky” Harris, young second baseman as manager. Harris led Washington to its only world championship. Cronin came to the Senators in 1928 and became a regular that season. Or.ce a fixture in the lineup he became one of the best infielders in the game, hitting well over .300 and fielding sensationally. Only 26, he will be the youngest manager in the major leagues. The release of Walter Johnson, manager of the Senators since 1929, was announced this week by Griffith. A place kick by "Smokey” Desmond gave the L. T. I. Pelicans the needed margin to win over the Forest high school here yesterday 7 to 6. Relying on straight football, with the line plunging of Henry Gardy and Desmond, the Pelicans pushed over | Pickett their lone touchdown in the second j Stevenson LG....... quarter. Several times the locals were Rawiinson .......... C........ in scoring distance, only to be halted Parrino ................RG........ j by the Forest line in the shadow of Henry . the goal. Forest’s touchdown was made on a sneak pass, Williamson to Kennedy. Try for the extra point failed as the L. T. I. line held wast. Outstanding players for L. T. I. were Desmond, Davidson, Nichols and Gardy. Scott, Pelican quarterback, used fine generalship in calling of plays. For Forest, Fox, Williamsen and Kennedy proved best in the line, RT............... Brantley Young ....» RE.................Hamilton Castleberry (C) .QB............... Hamm Johnson LH.................. Prince Fife .......................RH.....................Gilium Bvrd .....................FB..................... Aulds Scoring touchdown; Bastrop, Castleberry; first downs, Bastrop 9, Farmerville 3; penalties, Bastrop 55 yards. Farmerville 20 yards. Substitutions: Farmerville, Taylor, Licwich, Pickle; Bastrop. Penton Halterman. Officials: with Lee, Crowe and Jones making j Neal (Georgetown) referee; Courtney OLE MISS TO PLAY BIRMINGHAM TEAM nice gains in the backfield. The starting lineup: L. T. I. (7) Pos. Forest (6) Newsome LE Williamson Davidson .................LT....................... Fox Landry ..........LG...................O. Bass Tisdale................. C..................... May Smith ....RG.....................Brown Nichols ...................RT.................. Carter Harrell ••................RE ................Kennedy Scott ................... QB......................... Lee Matranga RH............ Davis Gardy ...................LH..................... Jones Desmond ___ FB................... Crowe Substitutions—L. T. I.: Nelson, Kaiser, Ebert, Roster; Forest; Jones, B. Bass, C. Everett. Gene, E. Everett, Doyal, Merrill, Vining, Elson. Scoring touchdowns; Desmond, Kennedy. Extra points: Desmond on place kick. OAK GROVE DEFEATED BY RUSTON’S ELEVEN (L. P. I.) umpire; Walker (Mississippi college) head linesman. Meeting a scrapping football team from Dubach at Forsythe park last night, the Neville high school Tigers emerged victorious by a score of 18 to 6. The triumph was particularly impressive in view of the Tigers’ ordinary showing in its two previous wins over weak opponents. The game w'as fast and well played and both teams displayed some good football. The Tigers played a heads-up game and deserved to win. They battled their heavier opponents every inch of the way and looked impressive in beating one of the best Class B teams in north Louisiana. Three long rims were responsible for the Tiger victory. Two of these sprints were made by George Manteris. who again carried the burden for the bacxfield, and the other was turned in by Basco. “Butch" Martin furnished mast of the interference for all three of the runs, besides playing a whale of a game in all respects. Neither team scored in the first half of the game, and the battle was just about even. Dubach started off like a whirlwind and staged a drive that reached deep into Tiger territory soon after the starting whistle, but poor generalship cost the visitors a touchdown. The Dubach quarterback kept calling for forward passes, regardless of the fact that the team was penalized twice because of failures, and the aerial attack wasn’t functioning. The ball finally W'ent over on Neville’s 12-yard line. From that point until the half, it was an even battle, with neither team threatening seriously. Neville made one first down in the first period and two in the second. while Dubach made two in each quarter. On the first play after the kickoff at the half, Neville scored its first touchdown. Dubach kicked to the 11- vard line and Manteris returned it to j the 27-yard line, where he was forced out of bounds. On the first play, Basco slipped through a hole at left tackle and, W'ith fine interference, had little difficulty getting clear. He raced all the way for a score. The try for extra point failed. Dubach came right back and tied the .score. A Neville fumble forced Pierce to kick from his 4-yard line, and the kick was returned to Neville's 20-yard line. Colvin gained six yards around right end and then Hinkie barged through a hole at left guard and sprinted the remaining 14 yards for a touchdown. The kick was wide ana the score was deadlocked at 6-all. The Tigers then started another drive that placed the ball in Dubach's I territory but the locals were unable to j go over and were forced to kick. Du- j | bach returned the boot and Manteris gathered it in on his 40-yard line. He shook off a couple of ambitious tacklers and running behind Martin, skirted the east sideline for 40 yards and the Tigers’ second touchdown, j The Neville team made its third j | and last score soon after the start of the fourth period. After the Tigers had halted a Dubach rally that had pushed the ball up to the locals’ 20{ yard line, Martin dropped back and i punted to the visitors’ 15-yard line. W. Green It was a beautiful boot. “Butch’’ was . Bagwell ! standing on his own five-yard line Hammom | and he sent the ball sailing down the field for 77 yards. Dubach punted on first down and again Manteris took i the ball in mid-field and again with Martin running his interference for \ him, sprinted 50 yards for a touch- j down. A drop kick for the extra point failed. The remainder of the period was fought out on even terms and the i game ended with the ball in Dubach’s I passcssion on the 50-yard line. Hinkie and R. C. Colvin were the most consistent ground gainers tor Dubach and this pair also constituted an aerial threat. Mount, Davis and Schuler appeared best in the Dubach line. The entire Neville team functioned The Lions of Ouachita Parish High school will attempt to make it four straight w’hen they tackle the Delhi Boars at Forsythe park tonight. The game will start promptly at 7:45 o’clock, it w'as announced last night. The Delhi eleven has been working out for the past three weeks and is in excellent shape for the tilt with Ouachita's strong squad. They held the Crowville Bulldogs to a tie at the Rayville fair last week and came out of that contest in great shape. Although the Lions are expected to come through victorious, the scrapping team of Bears has promised to make it interesting for their Class A foes, according to word from Delhi. Coach Ben Rush said last night that he would make several changes in his lineup tonight. David Pace, who has been playing a bang-up game at center will be shifted to right tackle and Poulan will take his place in the midle of the line. Youngblood will go to left tackle and the balance of the line will remain unchanged. Pete Rasbury and Nelson Bland will be kept out of tonight's game on account of injuries. Rasbury received an injured shoulder in last week’s fame against the McGehee^Owl* mu S the injury has not heeled, be kept on the sidelines with ft wrenched back. Howard Honeycutt, who broke in with the Lion» last week when when Rasbury was forced out, will again take the backfield star’s place in the starting lineup. Lynn McGuffy, Ouachita’s speed merchant, will start at quarter la place of Bland. Brooks Owen end Harry Stron will be back at half and fullback, respectively. Coach Rush said last night that although he expected his team to wia tonight, he will not take any chaneeft of the Bears staging an upset. Ht expects a close game, he said. Officials for the game will be "Gunboat” Smith, referee, and Benny Swayze, umpire. The other official» have not yet been selected. Coach Rush said he was undecided whether or not to schedule a game for next week-end. The Lions have an open date but the mentor may give the squad a rest, ow'ing to the fact that they meet Haynesville thft following week. The Haynesvill« game, which will be played here, is expected to be the hardest game on the Ouachita schedule. FOOTBALI RESULTS, CRUCIAL BATTLES SLATED SATURDAY Loyola Freshmen, 7; Ouachita Junior college. 6. Neville High school, 18; Dubach High school. 6. Tallulah High school, 45; St. Matthew's, 0. Louisiana Training institute, 7; Forest High school, 6. Winnsboro High school, 45; Dodsoq High school, 0. Olla-Standard High school, 13; Mangham High school, 0. Ruston High school, 37; Oak Grove high school, 0. Ferriday High school, 37; Crowville, 0. Bastrop High school, 6; Farmerville High school, 0. of M. Green .. Stewart Louisiana State university, 80; Spring Hill, 0. Baylor, 18; Loyola, 0. Mississippi Teachers, 12; Southwestern of Louisiana, 7. Eastern Kentucky Teachers, 6; Georgetown college, 7. Davis Elkins, 7; New River, 6. Baker university, 3; College of Emporia, 0. Hinds Junior college, 13; Millsaps Freshmen, 0. Simpson, 20; Central, 6. Washington and Jefferson, 0; U. Detroit, 7. Denison. 0; Wittenberg, 142. U. S. Marines, 4; U. of Dayton. 21. Mount Union, 0; Muskingum, 6. Baldwin-Wallace, 0; John Carroll, 0. Oglethorpe, 7; Xavier, 0. We?t Virginia, 13; Temple. 14. Austin college, 0; Texas Tech, 64. William Jewell, 14; Ottawa university. 20. Washburn, 0; Tulsa university, 20. St. Edwards university, 0; Simmons, 0 (tie). East Central Teachers, 15; Oklahoma Baptist, 13. Oklahoma A. & M., 27; Drake. 7. Missouri Valley college, 13; Rodi­ li urst, 20. Phillips, 0; Wichita U., 26. Emporia, 0; Fort Hays Teachers, 13. Whitman. 12; Albany. 0. Wyoming. 6; St. Louis, 20. Michigan and Northwestern and Purdue and Minnesota Take Spotlight In Contests Ovew United States NEW YORK, Oct. 8.-OP5-A serieft of important conference clashes in ini LANGFORD RELATES RULE ON KICK-OFF FERRIDAY DEFEATS CROWVILLE SQUAD UNIVERSITY, Miss., Oct. 8.-(/P>~ The football teams of the University of Mississippi and Howard college of Birmingham, were ready to battle it out on the gridiron here this afternoon. The Mississippi »quad is doped to win, but absence from the game of four Ojf Miss regulars may seriously cripple them. RUSTON, Oct. 8.—(Special)—The Ruston Bearcats won a 37 to 0 victory over the Oak Grove Tigers’ here Friday. The Bearcat line proved exceptionally strong in repulsing the Tiger attacks while the backfield made good gains behind fine blocking. FOOTBALL PLAYER HURT ATLANTA, Oct. 8.—(/P)—Injured in a football game here Thursday night, Maurice C. Greene. 18, star fullback on the Georgia Military Academy football team was in serious condition today. Green« was injured when tackled while running back a kickoff. His parents liva in Dallas» Taxas. FERRIDAY, Oct. 8.-<Special)-Continuing their march toward the state Class B football title, Coach Hugh A. Bateman’s Ferriday high school Bulldogs added a courageous Crowville high school eleven to their list in the second home game of the season before another large crowd at Fisher field Friday. Six touchdowns and one extra point gave the Bulldogs a one­ sided 37-0 win. Ferriday got going in the first few minutes of play. The Bulldogs' backfield, clicking like the “Four Horsemen,” ran the ball down to the four- vard line where Jack Pennington took a short pass from Adams and crossed Crowviile’s goal line for the first marker. Loomis’ kick for point went wide. Adams, Honea, Pennington and Adams gained on nearly every play, the Bulldogs reeling off 10 first downs in the opening half. Big Joe Hayes blocked another punt and Leon Rozelle, guard, scored after running the ball 40 yards. Score by periods; Ferriday .......................18 0 13 6—37 Crowville ........... .....0 0 0 0—0 Scoring touchdowns: Ferriday, Pennington, G. Honea, Rozelie, Adams 2. Extra point; Ferriday, Loomis, placement. (NOTE This Is the lest of four Articles explainm* the football rulee chanfcps, written especially for the Associated Press.) By William S. Langford (Becretarr, National Football Rules Committee) NEW YORK, Oct. 8.-riPV-The smoothly, with the entire line show- changes in the kick-off lllle which ing up better than at any time this a^° aPP^Y 1° ^ree hicks (1) allow for a drop-kick, if preferred to a place- kick and (2) require at least five season. The game was run off snappy time, with little delay. The lineup: in Neville (18) Pos. Dubach (6) Haile ...............LE.. Cobb ........ ............. Tubbs Reagan .... Martin .... .........C • Causey ........ T. Schuler Cruse .... Harris Portia ........ .......RE.. Basco ..............QB.. Manteris .. .........HB.. Pierce ................FB... • • J. Ferguson Score by periods: Neville....... ......... 0 0 12 6-18 Dubach .... ......... 0 0 6 0— 6 players of the receiving team to remain in a zone between their own 45 yard line and the 50 yard line until the kick-off has actually been made. As soon as the baL has been kicked they may retire to form interference T. Schuler! for the runback or advance to block opponents. Under a third provision, the re R. Colvin: ceiving team is accorded the oppor ity of making a fair catch and if Scoring touchdowns: Neville, Basco, Manteris (2); Dubach, Hinkie; first downs. Neville 6, Dubach 10; penalties, Neville, 20 yards, Dubach, 10 yards. Substitutions: Neville, Luffy, Pappas, Odom, Holmes. Allen, Haddad, Carso, Summerall, Marsala, Anthony; Dubach, Lewis, W. Colvin. Officials: Milam (Tulane), referee; Kemerer (W. Va. Wesleyan), umpire; Reid (L. S. U.), head linesman. J. Ferguson j the ball before it touches the ground they have the right of way and players of the kicker's team must keep out of their way so as not to interfere with this opportunity. If they should interfere, the fair catch is awarded whether or not the ball is actually caught and a 15 yard penalty is also imposed. This change places the rights of the opposing teams on kick-offs and free-kicks in practically the same category as on kicks from scrimmage. WRESTLING RESULTS (By Aesoclatad Preaa) OTTAWA, Ont. — Ed “Strangler” Lewis, 235, Los Angeles, defeated Howard Cantonwine, 229. Portland, Ore., straight falls, 24:30 and 10:15. PHILADELPHIA.—Jim Londos, 200, Greece, threw George Zaharias» 242, Colorado» V. M. The regulations governing equipment now prohibit the wearing o i knee and elbow pads which are made of any hard or unyielding substance and require that the outside surfaces of hard thigh and shin guards and braces must be covered with a soft padding at least three eights of an inch in thickness. This rule also it mandatory for all pkytfa soft ¡am gftds. the mid-west and south, the openit shot of Notre Dame’s 1932 campaign and an intersectional struggle at Newt Haven between Yale and Chicago headed the nation's football slate to* day. Michigan and northwestern, rated with Purdue the strongest outfits in the Big Ten, were matched at Ann Arbor in the outstanding mid-westem battle of the day. Purdue met Ber* nie Bierman’s Minnesota Gophers in another conference battle only slightly less important. In the south, Georgia, beaten by Virginia Poly in its first start last week, was called upon to face Mighty Tulane in the Southern conference’« biggest game. Tulane was an overwhelming favorite. The Ramblers of Notre Dame, apparently as strong as ever, drew the) Haskell Indians as their opening opponents and the only question seemed to involve the size of the score. For sentimental reasons, if no other* the Chieago-Yale contest drew plenty of general interest. Chicago's "grand old man,” Alonzo Stagg, was bringing his Maroons east to face hi* alma mater. Stagg himself said his 1938 Chicago outfit was the best in year« and Yale, tied by Little Bates, waj only slightly favored. Other outstanding pairing* in thft east were Columbia and Princeton* Dartmouth and Lafayette, Fordham and Bucknell and New York university and Rutgers. Syracuse, Army, j Navy, Cornell and George Washing- j ton faced teams from other sections^ Syracuse meeting Ohio Wesleyan, Army battling Carleton, Navy tack| ling Washington and Lee, Cornell meeting Richmond and George Wash* | ington battling Alabama's powerful ! array. In addition to the Northwestem- Michigan and Purdue - Minnesota games, the Big Ten conference slat« included contests between Iowa and Wisconsin, and Ohio State and Indiana. The opening blasts of the Big Six schedule sent Nebraska’s Com* huskers, 1931 champions, against low« State. Runners-up last year, and Kansas against Oklahoma. Missouri drew Texas of the Southwest con* ference for its competition. Ttexa« Christian and Arkansas, Southern Methodist and Rice, were paired in Southwest conference games. The Southern conference slate in* eluded games between Auburn and Duke, Kentucky and Georgia Tech, Florida and Sewanee. Maryland ana Virginia Poly and Tennessee snd North Carolina. In the Pacific Coast conference» Southern California’s Trojans loomed strong favorites over Oregon State I® the feature game. Oregon and Wash* ¿j ington were matched in another conference battle. California was tft meet St. Mary’s of Oakland and Stanford played Santa Clara. W. U. TO BATTLE ALABAMA’S EL WASHINGTON, ing its debut into cles, the George sity eleven today heavier and better Tide of Alabama. The Colonials go underdogs, but hopes a couple of up his sleeve may tu the Alabama team. It is the first t have met, and Al the top ranking t George Oct, upper Washington tackle« iâiiMkkÊÊÊ ÎÊÈiÊÊÈ

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