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Northwest Arkansas TIMES, Mon., Oef. 28, 1974 FAYETTEVILLE, ARKANSAS 32 AOi 24 212 tktf 220 tb*,* HEIGHT 6ft.3!n. 6ft. 3in, 10 In. BICEP$ v 15 In, 16 In, CHilt (N«rm«ll 43 tft, 4$ In. CHEST ilxpandid) 45 In. 4lHin. FOREARM !3lrt« 14 In. THtOH , 26 In. 2S N tlln, 12 Kin, , 1* In. W*)ah»«. After 23-20 Win Over 'Skins Cards Still Resemble Supermen By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS After Sunday's 23-20 success over the Washington Redskins, the St. Louis Cardinals still look like supermen in the National Football League. It was the seventh straight victory for the irresistable Birds, the only unbeaten team in the NFL. "The Cardinals arc a big-play team," acknowledged Washington quarterback S o n n y Jurgensen. "They made the big plays." Two of t h e biggest plays made by the Cardinals w e r e touchdown passes by Jiiu Hart Mom Says Son Muhammad Is Serious Now o Earl Thomas and Donny An- 1 crson, Tt was no easy task, onSidoring that the Redskins re one ot the t o p defenders gainst the pass. "The biggest thing was giving e lime to get rid of the ball," aid Hart, having an ex- ravagant season tor tho Car- 'inals. "Our offensive lino did . fantastic job." Hart, who has been hot and old throughout his NFL career, s currently hot--the precise cason that the Cardinals are lying so high these days. TIGHTENED HOLD While improving their spar- ging record, the Cardinals ightened their hold on the ·lalional Conference's Eastern Division while the Redskins Iropped further down the ladder with a 4-3 record. The Red- .kins, off to their worst start Heavyweight Bout Tuesday Muhammad All and George Foreman collide Tuesday in Zaire [or the heavyweight chamvjicmship fight. The above photo gives the vital statistics on both photo) fighters. (AP Wire- Austin's 15th Year Lakeside Cracks Top 10 LITTLE ROCK (AP) -- Forget about the third time being a charm. For C. W. "Chick" Austin, the magic number is 15. Austin is in his 15th year as head coach at Lakeside and for the first time, the Rams a r e ranked among the top ten hi£h school football t e a n] s in Arkansas. "It's the first time we've ever been rated over-all and the first time we've been r a t e d No. 1 in AA," he said. "It's a . real thrill and we're very ' proud." · The Hams are 8 0 for the season and ranked No. 6 in T h e Associated Press high school poll this week. Lakeside h a s been moving up steadily since breaking into the poll Sept. 30. Unbeaten Little Rock Parkview received first-place votes from all 18 sportswrilers a n d . sportscasters participating in . the poll. Little Rock Central re- · "mains second. Texarkana is · third, followed by North Little Rock Northeast, L i t t l e Rock ' Hall, Lakeside, Paragould, Springdale, Pine Bluff a n d Blytheville. HOGS ADVANCE Texarkana, unbeaten against Araknsas competition in two years, advanced one s p o t . ' Northeast dropped one n o t c h after losing to Hall 13-7 in t h e final seconds. Hall, 4-4 (or the season, jumped three notches. Lakeside advanced one spot and Paragould moved up two spots. Pine Bluff and Springdale were unranked last week Blytheville did not play and re 1 mained No. 10. ' Bcnton, ranked No. 5 1 a s t week, and West Memphis, No - ; 6, dropped out of the rankings Benton was defeated by Sylvan Hills and West Memphis lost to Marianna. Lakeside, Paragould a n d Hamburg continue to lead t h e AA rankings although Hamburg was tied 7-7 by Dumas l a s t week. The Class A and Class B rankings were also unchanged with Atkins, McCrory and Rison leading Class A and Farmington, Danville and DeValls Bluff heading the Class B list. Austin refused to c o m p a r e this year's Lakeside team wilh his other teams. He was asked about a Class AA team competing with AAA and AAAA teams. WOULDN'T MIND "On any given n i g h t , there are some AA.A teams that we vouldn't mind playing," he said. "I believe we can p l a y with AAA teams. I'm not goins ;o say that about AAAA." Austin's defense has pitched 'our shutouts in eight attempts. "It's the 5-3 defense we've wen running for some years," le said. "It makes it wilh ef 'ort and enthusiasm. We want to have a defense that attacks an offense. We have one little corny philosophy -- 'If the oth er team doesn't s c o r e , we're not going to get beat.' " Austin said defensive Phillip Higdon, linebacker Tony Calandro and noseman Buddy Broderick had been outstanding on defense. Higdon and Calan dro go both ways, Higdo at tigh' end and Calandro at fullback Tackle Kevin Brady is the only other two-way player. The Rams clinched at least a tie for the Region 6AA t i t l e with a 14-6 victory over White Hall Friday night. Lakeside has also nailed down a spot in the AA playoffs and will play the AA champion, either Watson Chapel or Dollarway in the first round of the playoffs. Here are the results of The Associated · Press high school ootball poll with first-place /otes and team records in parentheses and total points at right: KINSHASA, Zaire (AP) Mama Odessa Clay says her boy, Cassius, always has been a josher - even when he was a tyke beating everybody a marbles - but it's not good ti cross him when he gets mad. "He always was doing thing, to make people laugh but un derneath he could be ver; moody and serious," adde Mrs. Cassius Marcellus Claj Sr., of Louisville, Ky. "I think he is very serioi now, in spite of all that spoofin you see in the ring. He want to win bad. I think he will win. Mrs. Clay, a pleasant, pillow woman in her late fifties, an ler husband, a dapper sign painter and commercial artis' lave traveled to darkest Afric- to see what looms as the climax of their son's tempestuous career. They will be at ringside in Zaire's big soccer stadium at 4 a.m. local time Wednesday 10 p.m. EST Tuesday when the landsome fighter they chris- Ld Cassias Marcellus, w h o 1. LE Parkview 18 2. LR Central 3. Texarkana 4. NLR Northeast 5. LR Hall 6. Lakeside 7. Paragould 8. Springdale 9. Pine Bluff 10. Blytheville 7-0 7-0-1 7-1 6-2 4-4 8-0 8-0 6-1 5-3 5-2 Others receiving votes, listed alphabetically: Atkins Benton, DeValls Bluff, Farmington, Hamburg, Hot Springs, Lit Catholic, McCrory, NLR Ole Main, Stuttgart, Sylvan H i l l s and West Memphis. George Allen, re- for second place under Coach mained tied vilh the Philadelphia Eagles, 14-10 loser to the New Orleans Saints. In the other NFL games, the ..os Angeles Rams beat the Mew York Jets 20-13; the New ngland Patriots defeated the Minnesota Vikings 17-14; the Buffalo Bills trimmed the Chi cago Bears 16-6; the Miam: Dolphins slopped the Baltimore dolts 17-7; the Oakland Raiders vhippcd the San Francisco 49ers 35-24; the Houston Oilers upset the Cincinnati Bengals 3421; the Cleveland Browns stunnt-d the Denver Broncos 2321; the Dallas Cowboys downed ;he New York Giants 21-7; the Detroit Lions nudged the Green Bay Packers 19-17 and the Kansas City Chiefs turned back the San Diego Chargers 24-14. The Pittsburgh Steelers, leaders in the American Conference's Central Division, meet the Atlanta Falcons tonight in the weekly televised game. RAMS 20, JETS 13 Lawrence McCutcheon scored two touchdowns 31 seconds apart in the fourth quarter to power the Rams over the Jets. New York led 13-6 going into the fourth quarter before McCutcheon scored the game- winning points for Los Angeles, the NFC's Western Division leader. PATRIOTS 17, VIKINGS 14 Jim Plunkett threw a 10-yard scoring pass to Bob Windsor yard pass from Plunkclt to Randy Vataha, his onetime teammate at Stanford, set up the winning score. BILLS 1C, BEAKS 6 Substitute Larry Walkins ran one yard for a touchdown and John Lcypoldt kicked three field goals to propel Buffalo past Chicago. Buffalo's 0. J. Simpson was held to just 62 yards, one of his lowest days in the with three seconds left to give pros. DOLPHINS 17, COLTS 7 Benny Malone- and Don Nottingham, u pair of little-used running backs, took charge in the second half and h e l p e d Miami beat Baltimore. Nottingham replaced injured fullback Larry Csonka lute in the first half and scored on a two-yard plunge in tho third period to give Miami a 10-7 lead. Malone roared 23 yards around left end late in the fourth period for the score that put tho game away for the Dolphins. RAIDERS 35, 49EI1S 24 Oakland Francisco turned fumbles two San into touch- New England a dramatic victory over Minnesota. Plunkett led the Patriots on an 86-yard drive in . the closing minutes. A 55- downs, with rookie Harold Hail running 40 yards to score on one recovery, as the Raiders beat the 4Dei's. OILERS 31, BENGALS 21 Dan Paslorini's pusses rippct apart Cincinnati's defense and N.Y. Nets Playing Best Defense Ever By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS The scores might go over the century mark most of the time, but any pro basketball coach will tell you defense is the.key to victory. "We have been playing our est defense in our last few ames," said New York Nets' each Kevin Loughery. "In our ast couple of games, we had las taken the Muslim name of Muhammad win back Ah', the attempts. to heavyweight years. "George CLASS AA 1. Lakeside 15 2. Paragould 2 3. Hamburg boxing championship which authorities stripped from h i m because he wouldn't go to war. His foe is the reigning champion, George Foreman, a brutish monster of a man who has virtually destroyed £jery fighter he has faced the last three looks very big and mean and he has been knocking out everybody he's met," Mrs. Clay said. "But Sonny Liston was big and mean looking, too, and he didn't scare my boy none." ' AH won the title from the now deceased Liston in a staggering upset in Miami Beach, Fla., in 1364 and repeated the triumph with a firsl in Lewis ton Basketball Association victory ver the Spirit of St. Louis. In only other ABA action Utah stopped San Diego 95-80. In the National ssociatiori Sunday, 8-0 8-0 7-0-1 Others receiving votes, listed alphabetically: Dumas, Searcy, Stuttgart l and Van Buren. CLASS A 1. Arkins 15 7-0 51 2. McCrory' 3 8-0 37 3. Rison 8-0 15 Others receiving votes, listed alphabetically. Barton, Des Arc, Greenwood, Prescott and Turrell. Class B 1. Farmington 16 8-0 48 2. Danville 1 6-1 2314 3. DeValls Bluff 1 7-0-1 17 Others receiving votes, listed alphabetically: Gillett, Harding, Mountain Pine and Murfreesboro. Bob Carnes Finishes Fifth Roger Mhoon: Mr. Bass Of Arkansas 15 months later round knockout Maine. Three and a half years of dleness in 1968-70 - brough: about by Ali's failure to enter nilitary service - dulled his skills- but he seems to have whipped himself back into razor trim at the age of 32 for the greatest test of his life. Some bookmakers in Americr are reported making the younger Foreman a 3-1 favorite nut the m o s t realistic odds are the 11-5 quoted by the London shops. Each fighter has been gua ranteed ?5 million, a record purse, for the evening's work and money lenders, including :he Zaire government, is hopuii lor a $20 to 30 million gross largely .through worldwide thea es defeated Phoenix 123-116 vhile Portland crushed Seattle 20-94. Loughery said St. Louis mis- akcs and poor shooting can be attributed partly to inexper- ence. "but we have a quick defense and like to force those mistakes." St. Louis was able to pene- rate the Nets' defense for only 14 points in the second period vhile New York, behind Julius Srving, center Billy Paultz and 'orward Larry Kenon, rolled to ter television. Government spokesmen pre diet the live gate will bring in $600,000 from a ticket s c a l e ranging from $250 for choic ringside to $10 for the mon remote O f the 100,000, seats. Both Aii and Forema planned to w i n d up training i By AUBREY SHEPHERD TIMES Outdoor Writer -.- Fayetteville's Roger Mhoon caught 30 pounds of black bass in two days of fishing this weekend on Lake Dardanelle to win the title Mr. Bass of Arkansas 1975. Along with the title. Roger received a Holiday bass boat worth some $2,000, a Custom Bill boat trailer worth several hundred dollars, a foot- controlled trolling m o t o r , and twelve dozen lures from several different manufacturers. First day leader Jerry Williams fell short on the f i n a l day as a result of a lowering of the water level in Dardanelle. The gates at Ozark Lock and Dam were shut, decreasing the current around the rock -jetties upriver where Jerry asserted he had caught his 18- pound limit of bass on Saturday, while casting a crayfish colored Little N right onto the jetties where about a foot or two of wafer was running over. Springdale's Bob Carnes took fifth place in this winner-lake- all Arkansas Classic. After thel 'irst day's action Bob had followed eventual winner Mhoon by only t w o ounces, but his engine went out on the first day and the trolling motor on the boat he borrowed for the second day broke down. BRUCE MYERS' LUN'KER O t h e r s from Northwest Arkansas participating in the competition were Bruce Myers of Fayetteville, Boo Wright of Rogers, Bill Carnes of Fayetteville, and Murray Lewis of Springdale. Bruce caught the second largest fish weighed-in during the two-day classic, a five pound eight ounce lunker largemoulh. Established B . A . S . S . pro Jerry Williams appeared frustrated but relaxed Sunday afternoon as he faced the fact that Roger Mheon's Sunday surge had unseated many thought him was from what an unbeatable perch on top of the first day's stanidngs .Asked w h a t happened on Sunday morning. Jerry explained that he had run eld teams to t the half." under 30 points The Nets g a v e up only 37 t h e f i r s t half ioints in n route to a 109-91 American Basketball Los Ange- iouston, a loser in 32 ot the ast 35 games, jumped on every Bengal mistake to pull off an .ipsct. IlItOWNS 23, BUONCOS 21 Quarterback Brian Sipe. who entered the game in the fourth quarter, scored two touchdowns .0 lead Cleveland to a comc-- i r o in - b e h i n i victory over Denver. Sipe. making only his second appearance of tho season replacing Mike Phipps. scored the winning touchdown with 1:56 remaining in the game. COWBOYS 21, GIANTS 7 Drew Pearson, the NFL's leading receiver, caught one TD pass and threw another to help the Cowboys beat the Giants. LIONS 19, PACKERS 17 Errot Mann, who had a 27- ard field goal blocked with 1:58 remaining, kicked a 41-- yarder win nine seconds left to propel Detroit over Green Bay, CHIEFS 2'!, CHARGERS 14 Veteran Lcn Dawson combined wilh rookie Woody Green on a 67-yard scoring puss to trigger Kansas City past San Diego. SAINTS 14, EAGLES 10 Jess Phillips rammed over fi'om four yards out with 1:10 left in the game to curry New Orleans over Philadelphia. Providence Prevails BOSTON (AP) -- Providence College is the Eastern intercollegiate cross country meet champion for the seventh year 'n a row, thanks to two imports 'rom Ireland's national team, John Trearcy and Gerry Redmond. Treacy and Redmond finished 1-2 Saturday as the Friars dominated the meet with a low score of 28 points. Springfield ,vas second with 75, followed by Brandeis with 102, Bates 105, and Coast Guard 193. Treacy covered the five-mile course at Franklin Park in 24 minutes, 5 seconds. Redmond was just three seconds behind. a GQ-37 advantage at halttime. Eving ended up with 20 points and 13 rebounds to take jame scoring honors. Rookie Vlarvin Barnes scored 24 points, high for St. Louis. Guard Ron Boone fired in 17 joints in the second half to lift .he Utah Stars to victory. Boone wound up the night with 28 joints, high for the game, while San Diego's Caldwell Jones had 20 points, including 14 in the last quarter. Rookie Bill Walton dominated the backboards and John Johnson and Sidney Wicks provided the scoring punch for the Portland Trail Blazers. Johnson scored 14 p o i n t s and pulled down seven rebounds in first period of the nationally televised game. The former University Iowa star wound up with points even though he sat out the final quarter. Wicks added 22 while Seattle's Fred Brown paced all scorers with 32. The Los Angeles Lakes slapped a tight defense on Phoenix for the first five minutes of the third period, running off a 13-0 spurt to increase their advantage to 21 Joints. Jim Price and Gail Goodrich .allied 27 points apiece for the L,akers while Charlie Scott got 18 for the Suns. with light workouts Monday and then engage in the long wait for the unique 4 a.m. bell. Never before has a major fight been staged at such an ungodly hour, dictated to meet American closed circuit TV commitments. That's where most ol the money will come from. TCU Runner Paralyzed BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) -Doctors waited for test results today to determine the" extent of permanent paralysis caused by a football injury to Texas Christian running back Kent Waldrep. Waldrep suffered a broken bone in his neck in Saturday's TCU-Alabama game. He underwent surgery Saturday night. A University Hospital spokesman said the patient was in serious condition. He said fifth cervical vertebrae in Waldrep's lower neck was fractured. The resulting spinal cord injury, he said, would result in some permanent paralysis. Waldrep, 20, a TCU ju was in the hospital's surgical intensive care unit. HUMAN PLOW .. .B«//a!o Bills running back Larry Walkins (3S) plows through teammates and Chicago Bear opponents for a one- yard touchdown dive in Sunday afternoon's National Football League contest. Buffalo bested the Bears 16-S Lead-Poisoned Ducks Each year millions of ducks, VAUGHW 7 some 45 miles up the lake in a dense fog, often lost, without realizing that the water level was falling and that the pattern he had established on the previous day would not hold up. An alternate pattern for Jerry was to hit shallow dropoffs in bends of creeks off the main channel of the river with spinner baits, Bill Norman Lit- Scoopers and a Little N. Bui this was a shorter fishing day than the first, and there was little time for establishing a new pattern. Champion Roger Mhoon spoke briefly and modestly at the Awards Banquet, speaking well of the organizer of the Mr. Bass of Arkansas Tournament Trail -- Porter Everett -- and t h a n k i n g everyone concerned with ble. making the events possi- Roger seemed especially pleased that in next year's Mr. Bass competition, not only the finals but the qualifying rounds as well will be set up for individual competition, eliminating the buddy system. 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