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Oklahoma To Execute Wake Forest In Another College Grid Laugher By IIERSCIIEL N1SSENSON AP Sports Writer · Second-ranked Oklahoma has defeated Baylor 28-11 and Utah Slate 72-3. Unranked Wake Forest has lost to North Carolina State 33-15, William Mary 17. 6 and North Carolina 31-0. Last year, Oklahoma finished third nationally with a 10-0-1 record: Wake Forest, 1-9-1. just finished. On Saturday, Wake Forest invades Norman, Okla. Tiie Deacons canceled an earlier game with Oregon State. They should have canceled this one. Oklahoma to win . . . by a gracious 63-0. Last week's forecasting was more like it ... 51 right, 13 wrong and three ties for a .797 percentage, including the three Upset Specials -- Baylor over Oklahoma State, Colorado over Wisconsin and Temple over .Boston College. For the season, ' it's 144-58-6--.713. Upset Special of the Week: Kansas 21, Texas AM 20. Ag- Tennis Committments Force Connors, Evert To Change November Wedding Plans gies might be looking past non-|13: On the theory that Cliolly HOUSTON (AI) -- Chris Ev-icember. I can't believe people league Kansas to Southwest: Mac won't go three games in a ert says tennis commitments are making such a big deal out Conlerence rival Texas Tech, row without a win. have causcd about a monlh ' s of this." conqueror ot Texas. H|j no | s 22. California 15: But delay in her intended Nov. 8,,? n FT °, rt Lauderdale. Tuesday, Second Upset Special: Miami, the lllini might have their marriage in Fort Lauderdale, i M ' s s kvert s father also said Fla. 14, Auburn 7. Tigers run m i n d s on next week' s clash Fla., to Jimmy Connors. |f h e wedding date had been de- into a bunch ot Hurricanes W ith Purdue. . T ho r.»ii.hi-ii '1=TM,? after reaching a peak against Pcnn stale 42 A ,. my ^ 7 . N h v y c^^^'^' h a v e Pitt 28, North ~ " ? ""^ Horihwert Arkansai. YiiYiei, Wad., Gtf. i, iy/4 FAVnTIVILLB, ARKANSAI Area Golfers Play Pro-Am At Maumelle CC The Northwest Arkansas Golf-iThey were joined by EltonICliupman (88), Randy Moors Association broadened its scope Huehle with an 89 and J. C. for a (lay Monday, as G4 area Short with a 91. golfers made an excursion to Gordon Carr led the TMUpset Special: Duke 14. Maumelle Country Club near Little Rock. From the blue tees, Maumelle third (94) and J. B. Morris (93). AI 72 was the third-plac« team of David Crockett (96), tying Claude Smith with an 80. i Martin Alspaugh (86), Chief by Claude Smith with an I Wabunscc (94) and John Lamb Phil Murphy had an 86 and Guy j (101). Frank Urba, Ernest Purdue 12 You muc * TM ' · - " in g one week, A n t h ' D o r i the wa · -« " ., .. TM '" Thc y' re slil you're upset the next. nath atfain !,, I t s J ." st rostponcd," Miss love. Notre Dame 35, Michigan M ' f" "' ,, ' ,, · Evert said Tuesday. She is here · "ji mmy and Chris had a lot State 12: Irish get their Irish B ° ston l 1 !* 0 "i Na , vhy 7: ° r , the w °TM"'s Professional of demands on llioir lime this i illellt; 1£. l l l n l l fi^u LIICII J l j a l l --, , up after being boilered by Pur-l E . B S |es , due. * . J (shown so far. , h , than they ve lennis tournament. . Tve stm In the low handicappers' division, Art Sweden captained the 1 year C wHh U ^l7hePsucccss and winning team to a seven-under is one of the longest ""courses Lchn an 87 - (Ilichison. Maurice Durdyne and anywhere at 75C2 yards T h e i ' n ' ne n 'S'' liandicappcrs'iC. H. McSpadden combined for Northwest Arkansas Goiters|f'ight, Joe Carl led the winning, a 75 to lake fourlli. nlavpri lhr 'ilinrf' white tpps team to a 70 with an 84. Car John Stccncken had an 87 to piayea me snort white tees, W o f f o r d addcd a 91 _ ciirf Moorc · lcad the nnh-piaee team to a 93 and Sam Somner a 98. 76. He was aided by Carl Corley a chunk of 7066 yards. e r i n g The everythin g. Tncy felt it wou | d '" u - : - TM- Alabama 24, Mississippi 14: Penn 28, Brown 21: Quakers,wedding probably will be in De- be wise to postpone their mar- Action in Jackson. | are anything but peaceful. riage to a later date." North Carolina State 34, East *"--'-·'--' "-·- '« " Carolina 18: N.C. State has cracked the Top Ten. ECU wants to crack the big time and avenge last year's 57-8 rout. Texas Tech 27, Oklahoma Mississippi State 18, Kansas State 14: Bulldogs have quite a bite this year. Miami, Ohio 16, Kentucky 13: Miami's only given up one touchdown. Kentucky's looking Soccer King Plays Final Game Tonight itate 20: But Tech could be in ahead to Auburn, rouble coming off that emo- Missouri 10, Wisconsin 7: ional upset of Texas and with Both teams are looking ahead AM just around the corner. I . .. lo Nebraska and Wisconsin, Louisiana State 17, Florida I respectively. Hawkins Goes To Fullback 10-Round Bout SEATTTLE ( A P ) -- "I think it's good and shows maturity to cancel everything," said Chris' mother Colette, who - . s a i d she had planned to begin ? s « Tacoma, Wash. ; will addressing invitations this ,,,,,, »« u i _ _ _ _c ,._..: _ Wee i5_ "They're sacrificing meet Manuel Fierro of Mexico in a 10-round middleweight bout at Lacey, Wash., Nov. 2, promoter Inigo Lucchesi. said Tuesday. Seales, the lone U.S. gold medal winner in the 1972 Olympics, now has. a record of 22 victories and one loss. SANTOS, Brazil (AP) -- The "King" is retiring. Pele will play his final soccer game tonight on the same field where he started his remarkable career IB years ago. ; Heralded as the greatest of soccer players, Pele wants to be known by his real name, Ed- ·son Arahtes do Nascimento, a '-successful and wealthy industrialist. Admitting it will be hard to ;adjust to life out of the lime light, Pele said there will be ! some advantages. ;· "For one thing, I think thai ·'now I'll be able to take my ! family, to the beach. It's been ·years since I've done that.'' ·', Scoring more than 1,000 "goals. Pele led Brazil to three world championships, the first ;in 1958 when he was 17 years ; old. Brazil also won the title in 1962 and 1970. Pele was Injured '.in 1966 and England won the ;£up that year. Pele did not play on Brazil's 1974 team. ".'· Pele has been one of the most popular athletes In the ..world. Officials in Seville. ;Spain once canceled the bullfights so fans could watch Pele 'ton television. ' . . · · ' ; The Brazilian government, ^once fearful that a;; Europe an .team was preparing :to par- chase Pele's contract, declared .the soccer star a national ·monument and thus ineligible to be removed from the country. · Almost 34, Pele actually ended his professional career last -year. Since then, he has do- Inated his salary to charities. '· Since announcing his retire- ;ment plans three years ago, he 'has been expanding his busi- ;ness enterprises. Besides Pele · coffee. Pole clothes, Pele rub- .ber bands and the Pele computer, he does public relations for banks and endorses soccer ·balls, shoes, bicycles, soft drinks, toys, razor blades and transistor radio batteries. Wayman Hawkins returned lo iis spring position of fullback as the Arkansas Razorbacks iracticed for two hours in pads :iere Tuesday. "With David Johnson sick, we were down to two fullbacks," said Coach Frank Broyles. "Wayman will stay at fullback at least through this week." Hawkins practiced at fullback and linebacker in the spring, before moving to nose guard preseason workouts. He sprained his back against Southern Cal and missed the Oklahoma State and Tulsa games. Marsh White and Holland Fuchs are the other Arkansas fullbacks. "We had a good practice their pride. "They've matured quite a bit in the last year," Mrs. Evert added. "They're afraid to set another date. They (eel that if they are going to be married, they'll have plenty of time to par 65. Sweden had an 83, Carl Sheeley an 81, Jack Smith a 91 and Payton Henderson a 90. Keith Moore shot a 79 to lead the second-place team to a 62. Ed Bell and Uobtrt Evans each shot 87 and I.S. Fitzerald had an 89 for that team. Three teams tied for third at 68. John Allison headed one with a 75, the day's best score. He was helped by Jay Bell with an 84, Willie Morrision wilh an 87 and Jack Gray wilh a 91. George Syler and Ben Byers paced a second team with I scores of 77 and 79 respectively. Second at 71 was the team of j with a 94 and H. L. Gilbreath Floyd Miller (90), Marcus! with a 101. Coon Hunters To Hold Show PINE BLUFF--The American Coon Hunter's Association will hold its 1974 World Championship Coon Hunt and Bench Show October 7-11 in Pine Bluff. Headquarters for the event, which is expected to attract approximately 15,000 persons, will be Hestead Stadium. Tiie total entry fee is S50, and prizes will go to the top twenty p dogs. The only dogs eligible will be those which have qualified previously in an ACHA event. Some of the dogs expected for the event will come from as far away as Japan, Hawaii and Canada. Awards in this type of competition can mean phenominal breeding fees. One breeder has been offered as much as $40,000 for his championship dog. Another coon hunter acquired $210.000 in stud fees for one of his dogs. today." noted Broyles. "We worked all day on pass defense. TCU has three receivers who Chamberlain Qulfs Post SAN DIEGO (AP) -- Last season, Wilt Chamberlain didn't show up to coach at two San Diego Conquistador games. Now pro basketball's all-time leading pcorer says he won't be showing up for any games hu may become part owner of the team. After 14 years playing in the National Basketball Association and one year as a coach in the American Basketball Assqci ation, Chamberlain is retirini from the sport he dominated Dr. Leonard Bloom, owner o the Q's, told a news conference in San Diego Tuesday. Bloom said thai meani Chamberlain won't be coachin or playing for the Q's this sea son and will forego the remain ing two years of his three-year SI. 8 million player-coach con tract. Asked if the retirement dec sion was absolute, Bloom sai Wilt "always wants to reserv the right to change his min . . . but for .all practical pur poses we should conclude Wi Chamberlain has retired fron basketball. But Chamberlain said in copyrighted interview in th San Diego Union that he ma get part ownership of the Qs "perhaps 25 per cent, because o Jnoney he says the Qs still ow him. And he said the reason h missed two games in Fehrnar was that a payment installmen on his contract was way over due. "I missed those games las year because I didn't get paic he said. "Eventually I may h forced to own a piece of thF team. ; The V-foot-2 Chamberlain sa: he had a one-year (1973-74) con tract with the Qs for muc jiiore than the widely reporte $BOO,000 plus a two-year option Chamberlain was to be play or-coach of the Qs after jum] ing trom the NBA Los Angeli Lakers last year, but the L kers won a court suit that him from playing. : Asked about the Chambcrla statements he might soon ow part of the team, Bloom sai "Wilt Chamberlain has bee paid in full and he does not ow part cl the team. ' Walton Makes Presence Felt In NBA Wars are as good as any we've seen n along time." The offense also worked on passing, uut without wide re ceiver Reggie Craig. The senior from Baytown, Tex., injured a knee against Oklahoma State and Broyles said Tuesday, " don't expect him to be able lo play for a month." D e f e n s i v e tackle Brison Manor, who sprained his knee against Tulsa, was listed as doubtful for TCU. "I don't think he can play," said Broyles. "If he does, it will be wilhout any practice this week." About TCU, Broyles said, "They're a young, hustling, improving team. They know they're getting better, so their morale is good." He could have added that morale should be no problem for any team which has lost to another 15 straight times. TCU hasn't beaten Arkansas since 1958, Broyles' first year with the Razorbacks. Broyles was asked his reaction to this week's AP poll, which finds the Southwest Conference leading all other leagues with four teams in the top 20. "I hadn't even realized it," he said. "But it's great for our conference." . GRANT HALL NEW YORK (AP) -- "... nd from UCLA, No. 32, Bill Walton."' · ·.' The polite applause of the parse crowd of 7,806 echoed cross Madison Square Garden s pro basketball's most her- Ided rookie since Kareem Abul-Jabbar slid off his perch on ne scorer's table, dropped a iwel on the bench, adjusted e colorful headband holding ack his shoulder-length red air and ambled onto the court rior to Tuesday night's New ork-Portland National Basket- all Association exhibition ame A couple of hours later, after he Trailblazers, a team on the se. dumped the Knicks, a cluo n the decline. 100-93, Walton as cornered by a horde of re- lorters in the Portland dressing oom. Stretched out on the floor, ice ags on both knees, Walton met he press. The 6-foot-ll, 225' ound rookie, top choice in this ear's NBA draft and holder of multi-million dollar contract, ·as asked what he thought of ie Garden, considered the Jeeca of basketball. "It's a real nice gym," he aid, pulling thoughtfully on a craggly, red, billy-goat beard. How did he rate his six-point, 1-rebound performance? "I don't know. We won. I idn't play very well but every- nc else did." What is the biggest adjust- nent he's had to make since oming to the pros.? "Deciding what to do with all Prairie Grove Junior High Drubs Gentry PRAIRIE GROVE -- Prairie Grove halfback Eric Kamer scored three touchdowns and linebacker Danny Long led a rock-solid defense as the Prai T rie Grove junior high Tigers whipped Gentry 22-0 here Tuesday night, i Kamer scored in the first quarter on a 45-yard trap play, in the second quarter on a 74- yard punt return, and finally in the third stanza on a 36-yard trap play. The try for two extra points was no good following Kamer's first TD, but tailback Mitchell Day added the two-pointer on a run after the second score. Tackle Joe counted for ny free time." Walton played 30 minutes against the Knicks and was a error on defense, blocking hots, grabbing rebounds and ntimidating anyone in the area. But h e had a bad night on 'ffensc. Working against New York's fohn Gianelli most of the night, ie sank a jump shot 17 seconds nto the game but didn't score igain until midway through the 'ourth quarter. He made just :hree of 18 shots from the field on the night. "My shot hasn't been going n ' lately," admitted Walton, speaking slowly and softly. "It's just one of those things. I'm still finding out a whole lot about our team and everyone." New Portland coach Lenny Wilkens was not concerned with Walton's off-night. "lie's been working pretty hard. He might make our ball- club," said Wilkens, smiling. 'He made some mistakes but all rookies make mistakes." New York Coach Red Holzman said he thinks Walton is aeaded for a great career. "He's going to be a hell of a ballplayer," said Holzman. "Tonight was no indication of what he will be in the future. He just didn't have a good night." Gianelli, however, said he thinks Walton may be in for a tough time. "He's gonna have the same problem I do when hs runs into big centers," he said. "There's a lot of pushing and shoving out there and he moves pretty eas- Rutherford ac- the two points following Kamer's third touchdown, 'recovering Day's fumble in the end zone. Gentry never threatened seriously in the game, driving into Prairie Grove territory only one time. Long was credited with 12 tackles and two assists to pace the PG defense, while tackle Buddy Autry and linebacker Steve Bartholomew were also sighted for outstanding defensive play. Prairie Grove also won the seventh grade game, tripping Gentry 6-0 on a 65-yard run by halfback Mike McNair after catching a screen pass. Prairie Grove's junior high record is now 3-1, and the seventh graders are 2-2. Next game will be Monday night in Fayetteville against the Woodland B team. ily. He tonight. seemed to get tired "He'll be good but he's not Ihere yet." Hunters Urged To Buy Early L I T T L E R O C K -- T h e Arkansas Game and Fish Commission urges deer hunters this year to buy their licenses early and avoid last minute purchases. Each year, near the weekend before deer season opens, license dealers are flooded with requests, and in many cases run out. These dealers have a limited supply of licenses, and after they run out are unable lo get more in time for the season. There are approximately 2,000 license dealers, and the responsibility for ordering and keeping a supply of licenses! rests with " Game and _ _ does not know when a dealer is about to run out of licenses. ·So once again, to avoid tjie rush, confusion and delay, please buy your license early. Stockton Advances LAHAINA, Hawaii - Third- seeded Dick Stockton defeated Stan Pasarell 6-3, 6-3 and Roseoe Tanner, No. 4 seed, beat Fred McNair 6-1, -3 In the preliminary round of the Island Holidays Pro Tennis Classic, the dealer. 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