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Galveston Daily News (Newspaper) - November 22, 1989, Galveston, Texas WEDNESDAY MORNING NOVEMBER 22 1989 THE GALVESTON DAILY NEWS 3B UTs Forbes makes fortune out of chance Associated Press AUSTIN Thirdstring quar terback Donovan Forbes of Texas had studied hard but it appeared he might never get to take his foot ball test Then on Saturday he passed with flying colors in the Longhprns 3117 victory over Tex as Christian Forbes a senior had hardly played in five years until starting quarterback Peter Gardere was in jured and secondteam Mark Mur dock was offtarget on a couple of passes against TCU Lets try offensive coordinator Lynn Amedee suggest ed to head coach David McWil liams midway through the third quarter Forbes overcame a fumble at midfield that set up a TCU touch down completing eight of nine passes for 117 yards and one touch down a 36yard toss to Kerry Cash after changing the play at the line of scrimmage But it was a fourth quarter 9 yard completion to Johnny Walker at the Texas 22yard line in which the ball was thrown low away from the defender that really im pressed McWilliams The comple tion set in motion Texas clinching touchdown drive If he doesnt make that throw were going to have to punt from the 5yard McWilliams said For his clutch performance Forbes was named The Associated Press Southwest Conference of fensive player of the week Defensive back David Griffin of Rice was named SWC defensive player of the week for his play in the Owls 63 upset victory over Baylor at Waco Griffin a sophomore intercept ed two passes and recovered a Baylor fumble at the Rice 6 as the Bears were threatening to score what could have been the winning touchdown in the fourth quarter McWilliams said what was so amazing about Forbes effort that even though his playing time has been minimal for nearly five years You know hes been pay ing attention and keeping up with whats been going on in Donavan Forbes Cards Kuhlmann would rBriefly like to keep his new job Associated Press TEMPE Ariz Hank Kuhl mann spent his first day as the Phoenix Cardinals interim coach mapping strategy for Sundays home game against Tampa Bay and thinking how to remove the interim from his name by sea sons end I havent had much Kuhlmann said at a news confer ence When the adrenalin gets go ing and theres a lot of things on my mind I cant get to sleep Im thinking about everything when to practice what to do in practice what the game plan is going to be Its a tough challenge But I believe Im ready for it I appreci ate the Cardinals giving me the chance to be a head coach and thats what Im going to do Kuhlmann 52 the Cardinals running backs coach since 1986 Monday was named to replace Gene Stallings for the final five games Stallings who was 23341 in four seasons including 56 this year said Monday he would not seek to have his contract extended when it expired Feb 1 but offered to remain as coach for the rest of the season Two hours later General Man ager Larry Wilson fired Stallings and gave Kuhlmann the first pro head coaching job of his 26year football career You dont like to accept the job under these Kuhl mann said People are hurt There are strained feelings I feel for Gene Its tough but lifes tough Im the person who got ac cepted The Cardinals must feel Im strong enough and demanding enough to turn things around Im getting paid to do a job as well as I can and so are the players My fu ture depends on it and their futures depend on it Of course their fu ture may be longer than my fu Senior tour salivating over Nicklaus Trevino turning 50 Associated Press PALM BEACH GARDENS Fla PGA Seniors Tour officials be stowed a lavish welcome on golfing great Jack Nicklaus Tuesday as he prepared to join the increasingly popular circuit Having people like Jack Nick laus and Lee Trevino coming to the tour is a huge Paul Bre mer general chairman of the 1990 PGA Seniors Championship said Its like a great Nicklaus who will be 50 in Jan uary announced plans to compete in at least a dozen tournaments next year on both the Seniors and PGA Tour Trevino is eligible to join the Tour next month when he becomes 50 The first unofficial Seniors event for Nicklaus is scheduled to be the nationally televised Skins Game event in Hawaii a week af ter his birthday In April Nicklaus plans to enter the Seniors Tour event The Tradi tion at Desert Mountain in Scotts dale Ariz Later that month he will play the PGA Seniors Champi onship at the PGA National Course in Palm Beach Gardens he recent ly redesigned He also plans to compete in the Open British Open and PGA Championship which he has won five times I have set a goal of trying to win an event on each said Nicklaus whose last major PGA was the Masters in 1986 Nicklaus said he would remain on the regular PGA Tour as long as he remains competitive Aggies suspend basketball player COLLEGE STATION AP David Williams a senior on the Texas basketball team has been suspended indefinitely for breaking departmental and team rules coach Shelby Metcalf an nounced Williams a G6 guard from Miami started 28 games for the Aggies last season while averaging points and reboiuids per game Metcalf did not elaborate on Tuesdays announcement released in a statement through the schools sports information of fice Couple to marry on field IRVING AP A Florida couple described as avid Dallas Covv boys fans will be married at the 50yard line at Texas Stadium oh Thanksgiving Day an hour before the Cowboys face the Philadelphia Sage 37 and David Nestra 34 both of Fort Meyers will be married by team chaplain Gordon Banks who was a Cowboys wide receiver from 1985 to 1987 Ive always wanted to marry a Ms Sage said but I figured it I couldnt marry one then I wanted to be married by Ms Sage said our honey moon will be spent in Dallas sitting in Texas Stadium on Thanksgiv ing Day watching the Cowboys beat Cowboys cut Clack IRVING AP Running back Darryl Clack a secondround draft choice from Arizona State in 1986 was cut by the Dallas Cow boys on Tuesday Clack had 14 carries for 4 yards and 2 touchdowns this season He caught 4 passes for 69 yards The Cowboys activated wide receiver Scott Ankrom and rookie running back Curtis Stewart off the developmental squad Wide receiver Kelvin Martin was put on the injured reserve list for the rest of the year because of a knee injury Clack became expendable with the acquisition of Paul Palm er from the Detroit Lions Florida football player arrested GAINESVILLE Fla AP Starting defensive tackle Tony McCoy of Florida has been arrested on charges of assaulting a 22 yearold female student at knifepoint university police said McCoy a 6footl 265pound junior from Orlando was charged with one count of sexual battery and one count of aggravated battery the Gainesville Sun reported Tuesday Hearns brother convicted PONTIAC Mich AP Henry Hearns the youngest brother of boxer Thomas Hearns was convicted of seconddegree murder Tuesday for shooting his fiancee two nights before his 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Desk Golveston Doily News Box 623 Galveston Texas 77553 or deliver il to 8522 Teichman Road be tween 8 and 5 on weekdays and noon unlit 6 p m on weekends OConnell bus GALVESTON A bus will be leaving at 4 Salutday tot OConnelts playoff game Bishop Dunne in Huntsville Cost for the bus trip is S I 2 a person For more information contact Barbara Lynch at 7655534 Reservations are due by Wednesday Golf DICKINSON Essie Nelson shot a low net of 66 lo win the turkey tournament ot the Chaparral Club Wanda Byrd was second wilh 69 followed by Lee Seoggins 71 Janet Davidson was fourth with 72 In the championship tournament Doris Kyle was ihe medalist beating out finalist Katie Perry Shirley Heberl won the second flight while Pat Johns was the finolisl And in the consolation flight it was Sylvia Summers and Tootsie Sanford Boys Ciub boxing GALVESTON Alfonzo Ruiz runnerup and Larry Rivera champion of the recent Sil ver Gloves tournament hove joined the rest of the Boys Club boxing team in a Say No to drugs campaign Also Coach Carlos Patina will be trying lo recruit boxers to join the the Junior Olympic team at the Boys Club Boys 815 may join For more information call 7632227 or come by at 4420 Ave P Baseball HOUSTON The ihird onnualPro Way Winter Baseball Camp will be held ot three high schools in the Houston area in December for boys ages 9nonvcrsily players The sites are Nederlond High School Dec 23 Episcopal High School Dec 910 and La Porte High School Dec 1617 The cost of the twoday session is S60 for full session and for a pitching session only The camp director is Rudy Terrasas a fulltime scout for the Philadelphia Phillies For more information call Rudy Terrasas at 713 4878712 or Randy Taylor at 713 4619039 Soccer GALVESTON High school soccer players are invited to register in a national directory to assist college coaches identify students wishing to conlinue playing soccer in their pro grams Deadline for registration is Nov 30 For more information call 904 2314022 Softball 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