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January 19, 1973

Estherville Daily News from Estherville, Iowa · Page 6

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UpS Mark tO 3'1 Ifl MVC ESTHER VILLE DAILY NEWS, FRL, JAN. 19, 1973 Page 6 Bench Sparks Drake Past North Texas DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) If you are going to be a contender in the Missouri Valley Conference basketball race, a strong bench is a must says Drake Coach Howard Stacey. Well, Stacey again found out Thursday night that's exactly what he has and it played a vital part in the Bulldogs' 79-72 toppling of North Texas State. "Tni not afraid to substitute," said Stacey after the Bulldogs boosted their Valley record to 3-1. "Whenever I have the opportunity I am going to bring in somebody fresh if it will help us." Against lowly North Texas State, senior forward-center Tony Johnson filled the super- sub role. He pumped in nine key points in the second half as Drake put the stubborn Eagles away. "Tony did the job we asked of him tonight," noted Stacey. "He came off the bench and got some big rebounds and baskets." Johnson, a 6-foot-7 senior who started earlier in the season, had plenty of support. Out-shooting guard Cleo Kilgore, who started the season on the bench, pumped in 20 points from long range. David I Kingston added 14, Dennis Bell 12, Johnson 11 and Craig Davis 10. "If we could just get Cleo and David together in one night we could be tough," noted Stacey. Kilgore hit 10 of 15 from the floor, but Langston was a not so torried five of IS from the field. Stacey also credited Drake's strong second-half rebounding effort as the Bulldogs won their third straight Valley game. "According to the statistics Sports Jim f»rr—, Editor we out-rebounded them 17 to 11 in the second half," he noted. "So that shored we were hustling on the boards." "They were tougher than I expected," Stacey offered. "We had our hands full. If they had another good guard they would be a fine club." Drake vaulted to a 13-6 lead in the first seven minutes, but North Texas State rallied be- Lombardi Award to Glover hind Bobby Iverson, who had 13 points in the opening half. Drake led 41-39 at halftime and extended its lead to 10 with eight minutes going in the second half before the Eagles again surged for a 64-64 tie on Iverson's three-point play with 6:10 left. A tip-In basket by Larry Haralson let Drake regain the edge and 13 seconds later Johnson followed with another rebound score and the Eagles never got closer than two points. "This is the best game we've played so far," said North Texas State Coach Gene Robbins. "But Drake is a fine club. I think they are the best we've played since Long Beach State." Iverson finished with 26, John Moody, former junior college player at Burlington, added 16 and Stanley Blackmon 14 for North Texas State. Drake is home Saturday night to Wichita State, 3-9 overall. Ninth Grade Girls 6 A 9 Squad The Esthervitie Junior High ninth grade girls 'A' squad basketball team is pictured with Coach Jerry Sawyer before a practice session in the Roosevelt gym. First row left to right: Julie Boever, Kay Alig, Teri Bose, Nancy Evans, Debbie Elliot and Jane Johanson. Second row left to right: Vicki Anderson, Kim Johnson, Carol Biittner, Peggy Fenton and Barb Hood. Third row left to right: Coach Sawyer, Lynn Fisher, Barb King, Julie Stroud, Mary Henley and Kathy O'Brien.— Photo by Chuck Ostheimer HOUSTON (AP) - Nebraska ' s Rich Glover, who fearlessly gunned won enemy runners during two Ail-American seasons, felt he had a tougher assignment Thursday night— accepting the third annual Vinee Lombardi Award. "I was thinking 'wow this is great but now I've got to make a speech,"' the drowsy-eyed 235-pound middle guard said. "I like to talk but for something like that I get nervous." Glover, who rose from the obscurity of a second-string defensive tackle to the most decorated middle guard in the nation, should be getting the hang of accepting awards. He already has the Outland Trophy as the top interior lineman in the nation. During his three-year career, Glover made 221 tackles, dropped opposing runners 27 times for 131 yards in losses, played on two national championship teams and two Orange Bowl winners. And winning the Lombardi Award as the nation's top lineman put the cork on it all. "This award means the ost," Glover said. "It exemplifies the best lineman in the country and Tworked very hard for this award this year. It means even more because of the man it is named after." Glover beat out three other finalists to win the award, named in honor of the former Green Bay and Washington CONTINENTAL LEAGUE WEDNESDAY Solid Five 7 1 Doug's Stereo 6 2 Fina 5 3 Community T.V. 4 4 Roger's Auto 3 5 Imperial Lanes 3 5 H. K. Scholz 3 5 Harry's Place 1 7 High Team 3 Games Imperial Lanes 2628 Solid Five 2363 Doug's Stereo 2256 High Team 1 Game Imperial Lanes 942 Imperial Lanes 880 Solid Five 843 High Individual 3 Games Jim Henderson 587 Larry Friesner 565 Chuck Ostheimer 545 High Individual 1 Game Jim Henderson 213 Larry Friesner 213 Jim Henderson 197 John Fogde 195 Chuck Ostheimer 195 TARDY LEAGUE THURSDAY Top Hat 46 14 Liberty Pive 44 16 Kent Peeda 34 22 O.K. Barber 32 2k LaRue's Bar %*> 22 Tlmmins Realty IW JA- Young-MePadden 2-1 M Doug's Flowers 2-S .IS KII'.R 21)' !! Chuck's-Rad'Owi: fix <?•' HiHh foam • 3-(Santos- Liberty Pive 'Zwl YoungiM'oFsffMen ViW Lsttuc'S far 'JAM' Bond Belles 2 6 Farmers Daughters 1 7 High Team 3 Games The Liabilities 1415 Commercials 1387 Cycle Set 1275 High Team 1 Game Commercials 507 The Liabilities 480 The Liabilities 468 High Individual 3 Games Grace Stigman 532 Deb Jostand 479 Sally Steil 468 High Individual 1 Game Grace Stigman 200 Rogene Baines 178 Rose Sankey 172 Deb Jostand 172 coach who died of cancer in 1970. The runners-up, all AP All-Americans, were Texas offensive tackle Jerry Sisemore, Oklahoma center Tom Brahaney and Alabama guard John Hannah. College Scores By The Associated Press EAST Duquesne 88, St Francis, Pa. 83 Adelphi 68, St Francis, N.Y. 62 Appalachian 78, Citadel 75, OT C.W. Post 65, CCNY 57 Northeastern 70, Vermont 38 SOUTH Furman 86, VMI 49 LSU-New Orleans 91, S. Fla. 76 UNC-Charlotte 72, Samford 56 S. Miss. 86, NE La. 83 Johns Hopkins 77, Gettysburg 72 S. Ala. 81, W. Fla. 70 Prairie View 93, Southern U. 91 MIDWEST Drake 79, N. Texas St. 72 Ky. St 81, Union, Ky. 71 Ind. St 73, SW Mo. 72, OT SOUTHWEST . W. Texas St 90, L.A. Loyola 78 Jackson St. 105, Tex. Southern 94 Tex-Arlington 74, Centenary 72, OT FAR WEST N. Arizona 69, Weber St 63 Arizona 79, UC-Santa Barbara 77 Boise St 64, Idaho St. 63 San Diego St 73, Crelghton 61 Gonzaga 69, Portland St 64 Santa Clara 92, St. Mary 's, Calif. 68 Utah 76, Utah St. 74 'Crazy People 9 Responsible For Slayings Says Jabbar Gene Sarazen won his first PGA title in 1922 at Oakmont near Pittsburgh, his second the next year at Pelham Manor, N.Y., and his third in 1933 at Blue Mound in Milwaukee. MILWAUKEE (AP) - Professional basketball star Kareem Abdul-Jabbar said Thursday night- he could envision only "crazy people, lunatics" as responsible for the slayings of seven persons in the fashionable Washington home he had purchased for use as a Muslim community. The Milwaukee Bucks' 7 -foot- 2 center, though visibly shaken, consented to a brief interview without pictures or tape in his modern condominium residence in suburban Mequon. Abdul-Jabbar told The Associated Press the Washington house was used for the "American Hanafi Muslim Center," which he identified as "an orthodox Muslim community." "It's the community I'm associated with— every Muslim should have a ommunity," he said. The former Lew Alcindor, who adopted his current name in 1971 after embracing the Islamic faith, said when asked by a reporter that the community had nothing to do with the teachings of Elijah Muhahmad. He explained, "There are a lot of different communities that follow Sunnah, the practice of the prophet Muhamad. There are different sects, little pockets of commmunitles all over the country. We don't believe in any racist philosophy." He said he "couldn't understand the violence at all because we haven't had any antagonistic relationships. I can think of only crazy people, lunatics, who would do it." Asked if he knew the people who lived there, he said "I know all of them." However, he said, the number of occupants ' "probably varies. People com in and out for meetings and things." Abdul-Jabbar bought the home in 1971 for a reported $78,000. He said he never lived there, and bought it with the idea of donating it to the community. Asked if he had considered the possibility of an attack against himself, he said, "Of course it's possible," Asked about his immediate plans for playing basketball, he said, "Life goes on, you know," But he said he didn't know if he would play here against Portland Friday night OPEN BOWLING This Week Due To Ladies' City Tournament! FRIDAY: 2 LANES - 6:00 to 11 P.M. SATURDAY: 10 LANES - 3:30 to 5:00 P.M. ' 2 LANES - 6:30 to 9:00 P.M. 10 LANES - 9:00 P.M. to Closing SUNDAY: 4 LANES - 1:00 to 3:00 P.M. • 10 LANES - 3:00 to 6:30 P.M. 2 LANES - 9:00 P.M. Vdvtdrfddu'* 104 South 17th Street imperial Esrherville, Iowa 51334 lanes phone 362-9020 8 winners from Iowa High'/•«»»« 11 Oinim Liberty Pive- Votm ^M45 -l>ir<itfen: Hi«iiahtJiv!ij*i»»: EHW nawmiinn tfajm* H*uko>w MikA rate* m ftp WINTER GOLF! ^ d ? T &*» v ***** fV^,V*^*ou "Who wouldn't smile when given the opportunity to get out of this frigid climate and play golf in Sunny Alabama," say Lowell and Mary Jane Henry of Estherville. 3cur 24 j*ojd* at the *trun. Moi>Be at Point Clear, Alabama, .1 tiha lor the rvuzst living tacHiiiea on u~ ir. tut Mooters states. Our reservation* are locau tut wuuiT front and the grouno* are absolutely the most U, M in ail Hut South. We wiil be leaving Des Holm* at 8:00 A .M. .M*rcfc % aod arriv'v^s at the goU courae around 2:00 that after •mum, will return on Saturday, March 10, leaving Mobile .! GuvrU} atucr noon. \ Ktts* we have only room for 24, this will be sold on a "tirat | i-iaw" basis. Tut price for our room, meal*, grata&tlia, taxes, lor the five days and lour night* is $139.50, plot airiare. ! Sour rooms overlook the golt courae on one side and the Bay off Gulf of Mexico on tbe otter, h* you cure to "«h. a -iUtbJefor titis also. - I <«*he moat «5*h' IhHWiUM- 1) c ^m Wayne Stoili.yt# Auto Antitt Fire Hug* Cycle Sat Camper Coiies Liabilities . Life Timers Home Owners Commercials f i 4 4 % 'I ji Z 4 4 4 4 € to*** OR tun if Enter now! Competition ends Feb. 15,73. Young men 14 to 20 Enter the Young International former Competition Win 24 Television sets A to Iowa finalists. •Plus 500 runner-up prizes. 4 a summercm a European farm! Phis tour! This Is the opportunity of a llfetimol Your plane leaves from Chicago next July. You spend two weeks touring Europe first class. And then settle down to four weeks actually working, Irving, learning on a European farm. You receive $25 spending money per week for the entire six weeks. The 24 finalists from Iowa will spend an all-expenses-paid weekend In Des Moines to attend the 1973 Boys' State Basketball Tournament, March 16-18. You'll attend the games, appear on statewide television and receive a 12" Zenith TV set. The eight "Young Inter national Farmers"-winners of the trip to Europe-will be announced on Saturday. March 17. Get details £r entry forms at your participating

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