Cedar Rapids Gazette, December 8, 1974, Page 155

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Cedar Rapids Gazette (Newspaper) - December 8, 1974, Cedar Rapids, Iowa Tfcf Rapids OiMtlf: San.. Oft. 8. 1174 No. 3 Indiana Turns Back Kentucky's No. 15 Club, 98-74 BLOOM1NGTON, Ind. (AP) Center Kent Benson, domi- nating the middle, scored II straight points In the second half and finished with a game- high 26 Saturday, leading third- ranked Indiana 96-74 college basketball victory over No. 15 Kentucky. Indiana never trailed, breez- ing to its third straight victory this season. Kentucky, led by Kevin Grevey with 22 points, dropped 2-1. Scott May scored 25 points for the Hoosiers, 15 of (hose in the first half when Indiana raced to a lead at half- time. Steve Green added 15. Indiana led by 17 midway in (he second half when Benson, a 6-foot-10 sophomore, broke loose for 11 points in just over two minutes. The Hoosiers (hen built a 31- point lead, 88-57, before Coach Bob Knight removed all the starters with remaining. The third string came in sev- eral minutes later and mopped up. Indiana's biggest lead was at 32 points before Kentucky's fi- nal surge. May's outside shooting and Benson's domination under- neath propelled Indiana to a commanding margin early in the game. Illini Power By DePouvv CHAMPAIGN, III. (AP) Il- linois hardly broke a sweat Sat- urday and rolled to an easy 96- 53 basketball victory over De- Pauw with Coach Gene Barlow using his reserves extensively. With Rick Schmidt hitting six early points, the Illini took a 14- 2 lead and boosted it to 27-12 with about 10 minutes lo play in the first half when Bartow went to his reserves. 49-11 Romp For Delaware BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) Senior halfback Vern Roberts rushed for 176 yards and scored four touchdowns Saturday to lead fourth-ranked Delaware to a 49-11 romp over previously undefeated Nevada-Las Vegas in the Grantland Rice Bowl. Delaware, national small col- lege champions in 1972 before an official playoff system was devised, meels Central Mich- igan next Saturday in the Ca- mellia Bowl at Sacramento. Ca- lif., for the national title. Roberts' rushing yardage es- West Branch Title Cops TIPTON Wesl Branch rolled up 103.5 points lo easily caplure the finil Tipton Invita- tional wrestling tournamcnl held Salurday. Iowa City Regina copped (he runnerup position with 77.5, while Lincoln placed third with 45, Clear Creek and Tipton tied for fourth at 41, and Norlhcasl of Goose Lake was sixlh wilh 3D. Pounds Semis: Mike AAurphv. WB, pinned Ward Wlnokauf, T, Stove McGurk, ICR. dec. Dennis Morolock, CC, 8-3. Final: Murnhv dec. McGurk, 14-7. Cons.: Wlnekouf dec. Morelock, 7-1. 165 Ponnds Semis: Keith Decker, WB, dec. Dennis Murphy, ICR, 6-0; Bruce Koslng, CC, Dinned Brian CODPCSS, L, Final: Decker pinned Koslno, Cons.: Murphy pinned Coppess, tablished a single-game record for.a Nalional Collegiale Athlet- ic Association playoff game. Junior teammate Nate Beasley added 153 yards on the ground before leaving early wilh an in- jury. The Blue Hens piled up 483 yards rushing en route to their victory. Mike Thomas, a two-time small college Ail-American, was hampered by a lingering ankle sprain and picked up only 56 yards in 17 carries. Although the Blue Hens domi- nated the game from Ihe slarl, Ihe sharp passing of Las Vegas sophomore quarterback Glenn Carano made the Rebels a po- tential threat until (he final quarter, when Delaware on three touchdowns. Carano completed 21 of 37 attempts for 315 yards but had three passes intercepted.. Roberts' touchdown runs cov- ered 12, 7, 18 and 3 yards. Beasley scored on an eight- yard run, Bob Sabol on a sev- en-yard run and Mike Wagner on a 53-yard kickoff relurn lo account for the Blue Hens' oth- er touchdowns. The Illini led 90-24 at the half as they posted their second triumph in as many starts. De- Pauw Is now 0-2. Schmidt and Otho Tucker led the Illini wilh 14 poinls each and Mike Washinglon finished wilh 11. Freshman Audio Mai- thews made his first start and finished with 10 points. Wolves Top Tennessee ANN ARBOR. Mich. (AP) Rick White's three-point play with remaining Sat- urday gave 19lh-ranked Michi- gan a 73-70 lead and Ihe Wolverines battled lo a 78-74 nonconference baskelball vic- tory over Tennessee. The lead changed hands 18 times in the first half, Ten- nessee holding a 43-40 inter- mission lead, which it held most of the second half unlil While's layup and free throw put Michigan ahead for good. A brawl .almost broke out early in the second half after a Michigan foul on Joe Johnson. Michigan Coach Johnny Orr and assistant Jim Dutcher bolh had lo be restrained be- fore things calmed down. Busy Week for Montreal Expos Jawboning Ken Hodge (right) of the Boston Bruins and refer- ee Dave Newell were involed in a heated discussion after a Hodge goal was disallowed by Newell in a game Thursday night. No, Hodge didn't need help finding a contact lens, and yes, he went to penalty box after losing the argument. i Bowls May Not Decide No. 1 Shauna Wins Shauna Holthaus, Col- lege Community sixth- grader, won the Maurice E. Wilson award for sportsmanship in the Ellis YMCA girls basketball league Fridy night. Other nominees were LeAnn Tudor, Julie Glodwin, Suzie Nosbish, Parti Kramer and Janet Cor- rigan. MSU Gefs Easy lo a brief lead with a 40-yard field goal in the first quarter. The Rebels didn't score again until Keith Beverly ran three yards for a touchdown with eight seconds to play. 112 Pounds Semis: Mark Slrols, tCR. Doua Boll, CC, Dcon Gates, WB. dec. Brian Monti, L, 7-S. Final: blroK dec. Gates, 3-7 Cons.: Montr pinned Ball, :5S. 119 Pounds Semis: Stove Robert, CC, doc. Lonnie Adrian, NE, 3-0, o.t.; Tom Voycc, ICR, dec. Tom Plainer, L, 8-0, o.t. Final: Roberts dec. Vovcc, a I ret dec Cons.: Adrian dec. Plainer, 3-1. 126 Pounds Semis: Jim Graft, WB, pinned WilkD Armstrong, L, Lon Motthess, T, pinned Sieve Fcelmen, ICR, Final: Mntthess dec. Graft, 9-3. Cons.: Fcolmcn Dinned Armstrong, 132 Pounds Semis: Jeff ImhoH. WB, dec. Vic Ron dolph, 1_, Charlie Voyce, ICR, ace. Rondv Brvant, CC, 6-2. Final: Vovce dec. Imhoff, 4-2, Cons.: RonaolDl) dec. Bryant, 3-0. 138 Pounds Sfmls: Don Robert, CC, dec. Rick Williams, NE, 1-0; Wade WfncKaul, T, dec. Dinned Don Himes, L, 3-. 41. Final: Robe" over Winekauf, 7-1. Williams dec. Himcs, 4-2. 145 Pounds Semis; Mike Llles, NE, Dinned Dove Dowries, CC, :41; Mark Mitchell, ICR, dec. Mike Elliott, WB, 8-1. Final: Llles dec. Mitchell, 11-2. Cons.: Elliott pinned Dowries, 155 Pounds Semis: Joe Unruh, L, dec. Morris DIcrks, NE, 9-6; Tim Bllllck, WB, pinned Craig Stratton, CC, Final: Bllllck dec. Unruh, 8-3. Cons.: Dierks pinned Stratton, Pounds Semis: Chuck Askren, T, olnned Chris Collins, ICR, 3-51; Paul Hcmlnowov, WB. dec. Keltn BecK, L, ItW. Final: Askren dec. Hemingway, 4-0. Cons.: Beck pinned Collins, 185 Pounds Semis: Mike Unruh, L, dec. Bob Ko'ons, NE, 3-2: Lelf McGowen, WB, pinned Mike Wdlkcr, CC, Flnol: McGowen pinned Unruh, Cons.: Koons dec. Walker, 4-0. Heavyweight Semis: Brett Horr, u pinned Tim Ruth, CC, Rick Clorohon, ICR, dec. Crolo Eberhort, NE. 2-1. Final: Cloronon pinned Horr, Cons.: Eberhorl pinned Ruth, :37. Texas Lutheran JimThayergol'Las Vegas off WltlS, .42-0 SEGUIN, Tex. (AP) Quar- t e r b a c k Mike Washington scored two touchdowns on runs of 56 and 85 yards and passed for Iwo more scores lo lead Texas Lutheran to a 42-0 victo- ry over Missouri Valley College lo win Ihe Division II NAIA na- tional football championship Saturday. In running their season record to 11-0, the hosl Bulldogs grabbed a 21-0 halftlme lead and were never in trouble while handing the Vikings their first setback of the 1974 season. Mis- souri Valley brought a 10-0-1 mark into the game. Washington, a sophomore, ran 12 limes for 146 yards and compleled four of 12 passes for 84 yards while the Lulherans limiled Ihe Vikings to zero yards rushing and 133 yards passing. Texas Lutheran had reached the National Association of In- tercollegiate Athletics cham- pionship game wilh a 52-8 victo- ry over Linfield while Missouri Valley had stopped Hanover 37- 29. Washington, who had rushed for 902 yards in the first 10 games of the season, started the scoring in the first period when he ran 56 yards to cap an 80-yard drive. Fullback David Wehmeyer scored on a one-yard run in the second period and then Wash- ington hit Brock Kalmbach on a 26-yard touchdown pass just before the half. EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) Center Lindsay Hairston scored a career-high 29 points Saturday as Michigan State coasted over Eastern Michigan 92-60 in nonconference college basketbll play. The Spartans got off lo a 17- point lead midway Ihrough Ihe first half, and claimed a 42-31 advantage at intermission. Coach Gus Ganakas played all 11 men on his team as MSU took its second win in as many starts Ihis season. Northwestern Wins, 77-64 By Fred Rnthenherg AP Soorls Writer The moon and the spectre of Oklahoma will be hanging over Miami on New Year's night when second-ranked Al- abama meets defending na- lional champion Notre Dame in the Orange Bowl, a gem of a game which will end the bowl season but possibly not the clamor over "Who's No. evison screens Ihe following day, and on Dec. 21. No. 15 Miami of Ohio, 9-0-1, plays Georgia, 6-5. al Orlando. Fla., in Ihe Tangerine Bowl. Houston, 8-3, meels 13lh- ranked North Carolina Stale. 9-2, in Hie Astro-Bluebonnet Bowl at Houston on Dec. 23. Just Practice Miller Leads, Fires a 69 MIYAZAKI, Japan (AP) Johnny Miller broke out of a four-way tie with a three-under- par 69 for sole possession of the lead with a 207 after the third round of the Phoenix Golf Tournament on Saturday. Miller, the U.S. Open cham- pion and leading money winner on the PGA tour this season, was three strokes up on Gary Sanders, who vaulted from 13th place to second with a At 211 were Gibby Gilbert and Kuo Chie-Hsiung of Tai- wan, two of the second-round leaders who shot par 72 on the Miyazaki Phoenix Country Club course Saturday, and Lu Liang-Huan of Taiwan and Takaai Kimn of Japan, each with a 71. With two losses. Notre Dame will not repeat as na- tional champion. The Fighting Irish will be replaced by pi- ther undefeated Alabama or presently top-ranked Okla- homa. A convincing victory could persuade the voters to check off Alabama as the top college football team. Anything loss probably would wrap up the collegiate championship for the Oklahoma Sooners, who have been barred from a bowl game appearance because they are on probation by the National Collet-imp Athletic Association for recruiting vio- lations. Goldensoph Elected To Cedar Hills Post Jon Goldensoph was elected president of the Cedar Hills Booster club at a recent meet- ing. Other officers elected were: Pat Reed, secretary; Jerry Strait, treasurer; Bud Byrne, publicity; and Phil Bramer, grounds keeper. Kennedy Boosters The Kennedy high Booster club will meet Monday at p.m. in the school cafeteria. EVANSTON, 111. (AP) Bil- ly McKinney dropped in a pair of free throws with eight sec- onds remaining and Bard Car- twright added two more free throws wilh four seconds left Saturday lo clinch North- western's "1-68 basketball victo- ry over Ohio University. McKinney's free throw lifted Northwestern lo a 69-68 lead be- fore Cartwright's clinching points for Northwestern's first victory against two defeats. Ohio held a 33-24 lead with two minutes lefl in the first half and Northwestern cut the advantage to 35-30 at inter- mission. The Wildcats then scored the first eight points of the second half for a 38-35 lead but the Bobcats kept coming back and in fact led much of (he way in Ihe lense second half. McKinney boosled North- western into a 63-all tie with left but Walter Luckett helped the Bobcats move inlo a 66-63 lead. A basket by Willie Williams and two free throws by Cartwright pul North- western ahead Luckett then hit a pair of free throws to give Ohio its final lead before the free throw flur- Ddlgliesh 1 st in ry by McKinney and Car- Weightlifting Meet ANAMOSA M.ike Dalgliesh, of Cedar Rapids, took first place above 24 other weightlifters in a meel al Ihe Anamnsa Reformatory Satur- day. Dalgliesh's 1600-pound win- ning total consisted of squat, 430 bench press, and 620 A Repeal The Orange Bowl gumc between Bear Bryant's Crim- son Tide and Ara Pafseghi- an's Fighting Irish is a repeat of last year's Sugar Bowl matchup that decided the 1973 national championship. Not only has undefeated Oklahoma been barred from the Orange Bowl but the Soon- cr.s arc not permitted to play in the other 10 bowl games scheduled between Dec. Hi and Jan. 1. On Doc Hi., there's Ihe Lib- erty Bowl in Memphis be- tween lOth-ranked Maryland 8-3, and Tennessee, 6-3-2. Thi Blue-Gray Game will fill lei But those games merely are practice sessions for the ex- perl television dial iwister who then will have his hands full Dec. 28 when Mississippi State. 8-3, and North Carolina, 7-4. play in the Sun Bowl at El Paso, Tex.. Vanderbilt. 7-3-1. and Texas Tech, 6-4-1, meet in Ihe Peach Bowl al Allanla, No. 17 Brigham Young, 7-3-1. and Oklahoma State, 6-5, clash in the Fiesta Bowl at Tempo. Ariz., and East meels Wesl in the East-West Shrine All-Star Game at Palo Alto, Calif. The Galor Bowl will be played Dec. 30 at Jacksonville, Fla., with sixth-ranked Au- burn. 9-2, tackling lllh-rated Texas, 8-3. No. 8 Nebraska, 8- 3, meets ISlh-ranked Florida, 8-3. Dec. 31 in Ihe Sugar Bowl al New Orleans. Then Ihe new year starts for college football lovers with No. 7 Penn Stale, 9-2, and No. 12 Baylor, 8-3, meeting in the Cnllon Bowl at Dallas, fifth- ranked Southern California, II- 1-1. playing No. 3 Ohio State, 10-1, al Pasadena, Calif., in the Rose Bowl and No. 2 Ala- bama, 11-0. facing ninth-rated Notre Dame, 9-2, in Miami's Orange Bowl. Withdrawal (or college fool- ball fanatics is made a little easier with the All-America Bowl in Tampa, Fla., and the Hula Bowl in Honolulu Jan.4 and the Senior Bowl at Mo- bile, Ala., on Jan. 11. twright. LaSalle Jayvee Five Edges Regina 51-49 Rick Gerobstich scored 17 poinls lo pace hosl LaSalle's junior varsily baskelball team lo a 51-49 win Salurday over Iowa City Regina. dead lift. MISSI SPECIAL so cos fcW HERE'S WHAT WE DO: Adjust Bands Change Fluid Clean Screens When you really need Inclvdoi Parts and Labor Ford can only MAY WE IE OF SERVICE TO YOU? 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AAU Girls ROCK ISLAND.Ill- The Cedar Rapids girls AAU swimming team earned three first places and set three Iowa records in placing third at the Id-team Rock Island Relays here Saturday. The. 13-and-over 200-yard medley relay team of Tanya Roach.'Carrie Ferguson. Julie Baly and Sandy Sherman placed first and also set a record. Roach, Sherman, Liirrie Sherman and Barb Mefford set a record in the free relay also. Sherman and Baty also claimed a first place each. Jill Klinge, Carrie Goode, Diane Kellenberger and K. Smith set an Iowa record while finishing second in the 11-12 200 medley relay. Smith, Goode. Kellenberger and L. Smith took first in the 200 free relay. McNiilly, W. who has a 46-44 record for the last three seasons, Coggins, who was a platoon player, and three youngsters who did not figure in the Orioles' plans for next year. "We came here looking for somil sock and we got said General Manager Frank Cashen. Baltimore moved boldly after the New York Yankees, runner-up lo the Orioles in the AL East last season, grabbed Bobby Bonds in an inter-league trade before the meetings. Other Trades Other major trades during the week sent reliever Tug McGraw lo Philadelphia in a six-player deal that brought outfielder Del Unser to the New York Mels, outfielder Tommy Harper from Boston to Mil- waukee for infielder Bobby Heise, and pitcher Clyde Wright from Milwaukee to Texas for pitcher Pete Broberg. One of the most intriguing transactions of the week was the deal in which the Chicago White Sox sold controversial first baseman Dick Allen to the .Atlanta Braves. Allen had an- nounced his retirement from baseball in September but did not file official papers and the Braves thought they might be able to lure him back. But 24 hours after the deal, Atlanta officials received a telegram signed by Allen in which he declined to join them, "at this time." "That's the key." said one Braves' executive. 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