Sunday, March 31, 1985

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New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - March 31, 1985, New Braunfels, Texas Houston tops Page 11A Sports HvraldZtitiing Sunday March 9A Big East reunion set for finals Hoyas box whip Redmen 7759 AP Topranked led by sophomore Reggie Williams and AilAmerican Patrick rolled into the NCAA championship game for the second straight year and the third time in four years with a 7759 victory over 3 Johns Saturday The defending champion Hoyas shut down the scoring and passing game of Redmen Ail American Chris Mullin with a boxandone Johns alltime leading scorer and the leading scorer in the tour was held to eight ending his string of 100 consecutive games scoring double An AllBig East title game Monday night was assured earlier Saturday when unranked Villanova upset 5 Memphis State 5245 in the other semifinal at Rupp a slender 6foot7 paced four Hoyas in double figures with 20 followed by Ewing with 16 and David Wingate and Bill Martin with 12 The broke the game open in the second half after leading 3228 at halftime even though a threetime All played only 12 minutes and was rested after he picked up two personal En route to its 17th straight victory and seeking to become the first team to post consecutive NCAA titles since UCLA ended its string of seven in a row in Georgetown scored the first seven points of the second half with Williams contributing two field goals for a 3928 Georgetown then took and the Redmen never got any closer than nine the last time at 4738 on a Mike Moses With about 12 minutes to operating against 7foot Bill Wennington in the Redmens mantoman moved inside for a goal to make it The swarming Hoyas defense caused 18 Redmen turnovers while committing only and Georgetown dominated the boards Wennington and Mullin each had four turnovers for the game equaling their number of the Big East tournament shot 51 percent from the while the the regularseason Big East shot 55 A goal by Howard Broadnax gave Georgetown its biggest lead at the 62 The Redmen cut it back to 6251 on two free throws by Walter Berry and Willie Glass threepoint Georgetown then went into a spread of fense and Johns only hope to get back into the game was to But the Hoyas cashed in on the free throw line to end Johns season with a 314 mark the last three losses to Georgetown following an early season 6665 victory over the which had won the West was appearing in its first Final Four since when it lost to Kansas in the championship game the 66 paced Johns with 13 while Wennington and Berry each had J985NCAA Georgetown 77 Johns 59 JOHNS 159 Berry 48 45 Glass 44 Wennington 47 45 Mullin 48 00 Moses 37 Ofl Jackson 34 02 Jones 14 00 Stewart 00 00 Btoss 00 00 Shurina Cornegy 00000 Totals 2342 1319 GEORGETOWN 771 Martin 4844 Williams 8 15 4 4 Ewing 712 2 4 Wingate 38 6 8 Jackson Broadnax 3 Dalton 22 McDonald 01 00 Mateen 0 1 00 Lockhart 00 0 0 Hiqhsmith 01 00 Floyd 0 Totals 29 57 19 24 Halttime Georgetown Johns 28 Fouled out Rebounds St Johns 24 iBerry Georgetown 29 IMarhn Assists St Johns 12 Jackson Georgetown 18 ijickson 11 Total fouls Johns Georgetown 1 A Villanova 52 Memphis 45 VILUANOVAI52 Pressley McClain 69 Pinckney 37 6 9 Wilbur McLain 25 55 Jensen 36 00 PlansKy Everson 00000 Totals 16 38 20 2652 MEMPHIS 451 Lse 39 44 10 Holmes 4 8 0 0 Bedford 49 Ashiiw Turner 5131211 Bailey 11 Becton 14224 Bayd 02 00 0 Wilfong 01 Totals 19 BO 7 945 Hdltume Villanova Memphis S 23 Fouled out Holmes Rebounds 27 iPinckney Memphis St 33 Bedford Askew 7i Assists Villanoia 9 McLain McCUim 2i Memphis St 12 Askew 7 Toril fouls Villanuva Memphis St 3 Technical Patient Villanova upsets Memphis 5245 AP Little cutting Memphis State down to size by driving its big men to the took control of the boards and rode Dwayne McClains 19 points to a 5245 victory over the Tigers Saturday to roar into the cham pionship game of the NCAA basketball The victory by the Wildcats of the Big East Conference set up the first allconference final since Indiana beat fellow Big Ten team Michigan for the 1976 the only unranked team to reach this years Final Four and far shorter than the played their slowdown game to perfection and forced two of Memphis States big men Keith Lee and William Bedford into costly foul trouble by midway in the second the Tigers 220pound senior forward who blew hot and cold throughout the tournament and had been in foul trouble all along the came into the second half with just two But he picked up two more in a span early in the second half and with to fouled out on a foolish mistake grabbing for a loose ball and hitting McClain That brought Memphis States 7 foot sophomore back Bedford already had four fouls forced to play was unable to control the area under the Lee left with just 10 having shot 3 for9 from the field with four free who finished the scored just eight McClain was the driving force as Villanova charged down the surviving a cold spell of without a field He scored the Wildcats only four points on free throws in that while Mem phis State was scoring eight McClain broke the Wildcats back into the fieldgoal column with a powerful slam dunk over That gave Villanova a 4541 lead with to McClain scored eight of nine Villanova points in one stretch and eight of the Wild cats final The remaining four came on lastminute free throws by Gary Villanovas 60 senior McLain hit all five of his free throws and McClain hit all seven of In Villanova hit 20 of 26 free while Memphis State went to the foul line just nine times for seven And despite shooting mostly from the Villanova hit percent of its field goal while limiting Memphis State to just 38 Center Ed Pinckney finished with 12 points and grabbed nine He also blocked three shots for Memphis unable to play its physical game inside through most of the second was forced to resort to longrange Andre a 510 junior wound up as the Tigers leading scorer with 11 NB solidsecond Despite not winning an New Braunfels showed solid per formances throughout the day to capture second place at the Canyon Cougar Relays By the end of the day the Unicorns had not had a first place yet had a top finisher in nearly every event in which they We are said New Braunfels Coach Cew It was a very competitive and weve had some of our people get lost in the but I think well be in good shape when it comes time for The Unicorns finished second with 814 behind Westlake which won the meet with 158 Anytime you have a large meet such as this one and you score more than 80 you are doing a good Simmonds Travis finished third in the 11team while the host Cougars placed Canyon relied on strong showings in the relay and a one two finish in the 400meter dash to score 48 The Unicorns had five second place three in the field Kenan Ikels took second place in the pole vault with a leap of 136 on the windy Kraig Krause took second in the shot put with a personal best effort of while Brett Fey took second in the discus with a toss of also his personal Mike Sullivan finished sixth in the shot put while Krause finished fourth in the The Unicorns also took second in the 400meter relay finishing with a time of David DeLemos ran a personal best in the 100meter finishing second with Im really proud of Simmonds Our distance people did a good job and our sprinters did Other top performers for the Unicorns were Mike who finished third in the run with a time and Steven who placed sixth in the 200 meter behind Delemos who placed Delemos ran the race in a time of while Millett finished in Canyons relay team of Albert and Gilbert Ben Garcia and Brian Row won the race with a time of Garcia and row finished 12 in the 400meter Garcia won the race with a time of while Row took second with a time of The 400meter race was a really big plus for said Canyon Coach Dawid Ben and Brian just did a super especially with the problem of being in front of the home The Cougars lost some points in the 400meter relay when a dropped baton dropped the team from the The dropped stick in the sprint relay really hurt us Simmons We had the fastest time in the preliminaries which was their personal so we really lost a good Garcia also had a good showing in the long finishing fourth with a 19518 Other top Canyon performers were Todd who cleared 510 in the high jump to take fourth and Marc who took seventh place in the discus with a 12924 In the Cougars meter relay team finished TOMLABINSKI New Braunfels Stephen Millett takes off with the baton after the handoff from David DeLemos during the 400meter relay Building speed Rangerettes aiming for district meet By TOMLABINSKI Staff writer Page 12A NKitWALUI HfcHALUZtnUNU Canyons Nancy Tieken crosses the finish line in the 800 meters Smithson Valley continued to gather momentum toward the District 273A meet as a pair of firstplace finishes helped push the Rangerettes to sixth place in the Canyon Cougar Relays Carolyn Rice and Leslie McCoy registered persona best as the Rangerettes racked up 39 points in the 16team Those girls just continue to Im proud of said Smithson Valley Coach Louise Rice won the run with a time of while McCoy won the high jump by clearing five Those two girls are just starting to find out what they can Davidson Im really happy with Other top performers for the Rangerettes were Kijn Huntsucker and Shalynn Huntsucker ran a in the 400meter good for second McCoy best effort in the triple jump was good for third Canyon finished ninth in the meet with 28 The Cougarettes took first place in the In the first meet of the year at we ran the relay in Now three weeks we are running around That is our goal On a beautiful well do Canyon coach Pete Rivas with a time of In the first meet of the year at we ran the relay in said Canyon Coach Pete Now three weeks we are running around That is our goal right On a beautiful well do Nancy a member of the relay also had a good showing in the 800meter finishing second with a time of less than half a second behind the Nancy had an outstanding I couldnt ask more from Rivas Because of the the number and quality of the teams at the Cougar Rivas said he was happy with his teams There are some top quality girls teams here If you can run you can run he New led by Lisa McKinnis second in the shot finished 12th with 14 McKinnis had a personal best with a throw of She threw well today as she always said Unicorn Coach Fred Other top performers for New Braunfels were Virginia who finished fourth in the 400meter and Jana who placed sixth in the long Donna Winkler also placed with a throw of 341 in the shot We didnt score in the triple jump and the discus like I thought we but overall we are getting Pink Everyone is working Fredericksburg upset Seguin to win the meet with 97 Seguin finished second with 73 ponts while Westlake placed third with 68 Lockhart finished fourth with 52 followed by 45 Smithson Valley Hays and 32 Canyon Austin 27 26 New Braunfels Alamo 12 6 4 and The local teams will run against each other this week in a triangular meet at Unicorn