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New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - November 20, 1984, New Braunfels, Texas Bowl games still muddled New Braunf els Her t 1M4 7A By THE Who will be college footballs champion this season The answer may come more than a week before the big New Years Day The bowl picture remains scrambled pending a decision today by the Southeastern Conference executive committee on champion One thing did appear Army and the only socalled majorcollege teams never to have gone to a seemed on their way this So did 1983 national champion now ranked 9 South Carolina and unranked Notre as well as five Southwest Conference 1 Brigham the Western Athletic Conference is already locked into the 21 Holiday Bowl in San Diego and the Cougars opponent may not even be ranked in the Top Boston College will accept a bid to the Cotton where the Eagles will play the Southwest Conference Texas has the inside track on the but must get past Baylor and Texas the next two Houston and Arkansas are still in the If TCU does not go to the Cotton the Homed Frogs are apparently headed for the AstroBluebonnet Bowl in West Virginia is a likely opponent SMU will accept a bid to the Aloha Bowl to play Notre Dame or while Arkansas will play either LSU or Auburn in the Liberty Houston and Air Force will play Virginia Tech in the Independence Bowl on Bowl bids cannot officially be offered until although speculation has it that BYUs opposition may be 13 Auburn or unranked which just completed a 65 its worst in Coach Bo Schembechlers 16 Where Auburn goes may depend on the decision by the SEC executive which was to decide Floridas Florida won the SEC title even as it was found guilty of 59 rules violations by the The NCAA recommended a threeyear which would be reduced to two years with good The probation would ban any bowl even though the SEC winner gets an automatic bid to the Sugar a compromise had been worked out to let Florida keep its SEC championship the first for the Gators in their 52 years in the cofr ference but deny the team a trip to any If Florida does not go to the Sugar Auburn could earn a trip to the New Years Day game in New Orleans by beating Alabama in its season An Alabama victory would send Louisiana State to the Sugar Nebraska also seemed headed to the Sugar The Cornhuskefs were ranked 1 and were ready to go to the Orange Bowl as the Big Eight representative until losing 177 to Oklahoma last Nebraskas coupled with 2 South Carolinas upset loss at wiped out the Orange Bowls hope for a national championship 2 Oklahoma and 3 Oklahoma State play this weekend for the trip to Miami on New Years Should they Nebraska would back into the Orange Bowl Fifthranked the runnerup in the Pacific10 reportedly has already accepted a bid to be the Orange Bowl The only bowl that was certain was the Rose in which Big 10 winner Ohio State will meet Pac10 champion Southern California on New Years Day in Realignment rearranged USFL sets schedule NEW YORK AP Just two months before its teams are scheduled to open training the United States Football League was finally set to announce its format for its final season in the The which has acknowledged losses of million in its first two was expected to announce today that 14 four fewer than last will begin play Those 14 are the result of three mergers the USFL champion Philadelphia Stars and the Pittsburgh Maulers into the Baltimore who will play their home games next year in College then move to Baltimore in 1986 the Michigan Panthers and the Oakland who will play in and the Oklahoma Outlaws and the Arizona who will play in In the Chicago purchased by Eddie Einhorn after the Blitz failed and were taken over by the was expected to suspend Einhorn he wants to revive the team when the league moves to the And the born in Boston in 1983 and moved to New Orleans in will play this season in The moves mean the leagues first two cham Michigan and have both because they were unable to secure stadium leases for fall In the Michigan franchise remains in limbo because of a suit filed against it by the Pontiac with which it had a 15 year It also means that since its inception the USFL has lost five of the top 10 television markets Boston and Gooden named NLs Rookie of Year NEW YORK AP Dwight Gooden has a formula for avoiding the sophomore On Day One next Ill forget everything that happened this Gooden For he will remember with relish the season that brought him the National League Rookie of the Year which was announced Monday He will take his plaque home to Ill hang it on the and Ill look at it every night before I fall Goodens list of accomplishments was a long one in his first which happened to coincide with his final year as a teenager as he became the youngest player ever to win the rookie the New York Mets did not turn 20 until last Before that day he had set a rookie record with 276 strikeouts to lead the he set a major league mark by averaging strikeouts per nine He set another majorleague record with 43 strikeouts in three consecutive nineinning with a singlegame high of three short of the majorleague He set a club record by striking out 10 or more batters in 15 of his 31 and he became the youngest player ever selected to the AllStar It was another happy coincidence that the an nouncement of the award came on the birthday of Goodens You only have one chance to win this and to win it is a great Gooden and to win it especially on my fathers The award is determined by a vote of 24 members of the Baseball Writers Association of Two panelists are picked from each National League and they each vote for three Gooden was named first on all but one that cast by Dave national correspondent for The Sporting Nightingale voted for Juan Philadelphia second Gooden had 118 points to 67 for who was Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Orel Hir shiser was third with 15 followed by out fielder Dan Gladden of San Francisco pitcher Ron Darling of New York outfielder Carmelo Martinez of San Diego and outfielder Jeff Stone of Philadelphia and infielder Terry Pen dleton of Louis 1 Gooden said he came to spring training just trying to make the but he knew in his first outing with the Mets that he belonged in the major My first game was facing all those hitters Id watched on and I knew right there I could make Gooden The Mets have supplied the leagues top rookie two straight Outfielder Darryl Strawberry won the award in Two other Mets have won the rookie Tom Seaver in 1967 and Jon Matlack in Scoreboard On the air TUESDAY TELEVISION 7 WEDNESDAY TELEVISION Local sports TUESDAY 5 Boys basketball Smithson Valley varsity at 6 Boys basketball New Braunfels varsity at FRIDAY Football Canyon Alamo Northside San Football New Braunfels Bobcat San 660 279 236 480 208 266 390 159 224 2 10 0 171 336 Volleyball AUSTIN AP Here are the alltournament teams selected at the girls state volleyball by division CLASS6A Shawn Sweeten and Anita San Angelo Central Sue Jill Blumenstein and Jenny Clear Lake Laurel San CLASS4A Dani Beaumont South Perk Lynn Leander Kim Wright and Heather New Braunfels Melody Holloway and Prissy CLASS 3A Mary Ann Refugio Rachel Ruiz and Antonio Fabens Janice Jan Johnson and Cindy CLASS M Tracy Plains Amanda Laura and Brenda East Barnard Elite and Pana CUSS A Bsvtrly Stephani Brooks and Leas Bronte and Shanna Central Pittsburgh Cincinnati Cleveland Houston West Denver 1 0 269 171 Seattle 2 0 332 176 4 0 271 221 San 6 0 296 Kansas 7 0 255 NATIONAL CONFERENCE East 5 0 227 223 Washington 7 5 0 295 224 5 0 213 223 6 0 315 269 6 1 234 Central 4 0 240 192 Green 7 0 277 236 Tampa Bay 4 8 0 224 292 8 1 219 288 9 0 235 330 West xSan Francisco 11 1 0 184 5 0 235 227 New Orleans6 6 0 243 265 Atlanta 9 0 279 xclinched wildcard playoff berth Sundays Games Chicago Detroit 14 New York Giants Louis 10 Green Bay Los Angeles Rams 6 Cleveland Atlanta 7 Philadelphia Washington 10 Buffalo Dallas 3 Seattle Cincinnati 6 New England Indianapolis 17 San Francisco Tampa Bay 17 Los Angeles Raiders Kansas City 7 Denver Minnesota 21 Houston New York Jets 20 San Diego Miami OT Mondays New Orleans Pittsburgh 24 Thursdays Green Bay at Detroit New England at Dallas WESTERN CONFERENCE Midwest Division San Kansas City Pacific Division Phoenix 4 5 7 6 4 7 8 8 Golden State Mondays Game Indiana Chicago 120 Todays Games Golden State at New York Washington at Philadelphia Milwaukee at Dallas Detroit at Houston Utah at Kansas City Phoenix at Lakers New Jersey at Portland Denver at Seattle Wednesdays Games Golden State at Boston Kansas City at Washington New York at Cleveland Philadelphia at Indiana Chicago at Milwaukee Detroit at San Antonio Utah Atlanta at New Orleans Lakers at Phoenix Denver at Clippers 3 3Vi A 7 1 3V 4 4Vi Mondays Games Toronto Montreal 4 Los Angeles Calgary 4 Todays Games Chicago at Quebec Washington at Islanders Louis at Vancouver Transactions By The Associated Press BASEBALL American League NEW YORK YANKEES Named Richard Kraft director of BASKETBALL National Basketball Association UTAH JAZZNamed Jerry Sloan assistant FOOTBALL National Football League DENVER BRONCOSSigned Craig NHL 11 10 L T 3 3 7 1 NBA Ttw Pf EASTERN CONFERENCE DJy Men Thi aVMBdjMrf 9tm Washington WIT 11 1 0 4 0 ff f 3Jf 1H 497302 m mm m Chicago ft L Pet GB 8 1 7 2 1 7 6 24 6 6 3 Vi 3 9 6V4 8 4 7 6 1 5 1 7 3fitl 3 V4 i 4 8 333 4 1 By The Associated Press WALES CONFERENCE Patrick Division W Philadelphia NY Islanders Washington NY Rangers Pittsburgh 9 New 10 2 Adams Division Quebec 10 8 CAMPBELL CONFERENCE Division 7 2 8 1 Minnesota 9 5 11 3 11 2 Sroythe Division Edmonton 3 3 7 1 7 3 7 2 13 2 Pts GF 25 21 GA 83 45 95 83 664 7 8 1 1 4 2 7 1 7 2 1 2 16 58 15 67 13 61 10 57 75 71 53 68 24 66 21 68 20 75 17 70 16 51 49 57 64 74 72 20 83 71 15 56 13 62 63 81 11 59 83 10 61 78 29 97 55 23 97 74 21 74 71 18 66 63 10 66 114 GREAT MOVIES EVERY NIGHT AT Elliott Gould THE EYES OF LAURA MARS Faye Ounaway THE TERRY FOX STORY Robert Ouvall KBVQTV AUSTIN Brigham Young reaches 1 By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Brigham Young University has become the first Western Athletic Conference team to ever be ranked 1 in The Associated Press college as well as the fifth team to hold down the top spot this The the nations only unbeaten majorcollege boosted their record to 110 Saturday by defeating Utah they vaulted from third place to 1 in this weeks AP receiving 40 of 58 firstplace votes and of a possible points from a nationwide panel of sports writers and Oklahoma and Oklahoma which meet Saturday for the right to represent the Big Eight in the Orange are second and third this week after being sixth and last The rankings underwent some wholesale shuffling after Oklahoma knocked off 1 Nebraska dropping the Cornhuskers to seventh and Navy upset secondranked South Carolina BYU Coach LaVell Edwards called the Cougars rise to the top a onceinalifetime He said Monday was a horrible day because his telephone rang in Oklahoma received seven first place votes and points while Top 20 The Top Twenty teams in Press college football with in 1984 fbtol btMd on 20191817 1615141312 1110987 6 54321 and rankings in the previous poll Record pts 1 11 00 3 17 6 State 3 910 4 5 1010 874 8 830 10 826 1 State 768 11 Carolina910 706 2 College720 611 13 470 16 466 14 430 18 381 7 1 360 17 309 9 Christian820 277 12 1 176 97 76 15 Oklahoma a 1610 winner over Iowa had three first place ballots and 5 last clinched its first Southeastern Conference title by defeating Kentucky 2517 and moved up to fourth with seven firstplace votes and The other firstplace ballot went to which beat Washington State 3829 and received 874 points in jumping from eighth place to Briefly Foursome wins Sunday Scramble The team of Madalin Pillot and Reisbig shot a 65 to win the Sunday Scramble last Sunday at the Landa Park Golf Second was the team of Father Jeannette Dilly and Harborth with a Third with a 68 was the team of Ruby Boyer and Mina Landa course sets weeks schedule Starting times Thanksgiving Day play at the Landa Park Golf Course can be made after on the courses pro shop will be closed at ap proximately 2 on This week starting times for Saturday and Sunday can be made beginning at New starting times for the rest of the season will be announced City to hold 1on1 tournament The New Braunfels Parks and Recreation Department is spon soring a mens OneonOne basketball tournament on 29 at the Academy Street The entry fee is and registration will be held at the Landa Recreation Center and the pickup basketball program at the Academy Street Gym through For more call 629 Aggies schedule yell practice The annual Comal County Club bonfire and yell practice will be 29 beginning at at Cypress Bend All former parents and friends of Texas are Refreshments will be For more call William Reeves at City to hold aerobics class The New Braunfels Parks and Recreation Department is spon soring an exerciseaerobics class for women on Wednesdays and Fridays from to at the Landa Recreation The class starts Monday and the cost is one dollar per person per For more call the center at Winter basketball deadline set The deadline to enter the mens winter basketball league had been set for with the first 12 teams to enter making up the FOOTBALL CONTEST WINNERS WEEK 10 1 f 1st BARBARA FEY 4 57 2nd JEANETTE DULY 3rd 3 Way Tie LOUIE PEREZ LEE ALANIS WILLIE PADILLA This is the last week for our Football Thanks to one and all who If you won If not Better Luck Next Also a Big Thank YOU to the businesses who were sponsors LUX APPLIANCE i ANTHONYS MACKS C3TY PHARMACY
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