Florence Morning News Newspaper Archives Aug 23 1973, Page 32

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Florence Morning News (Newspaper) - August 23, 1973, Florence, South CarolinaUs covers defeat cubans As benches Clear for 98-76 Moscow a the . Men s basketball team survived a fist flying chair swinging bottle throwing attack by its cuban rival and american swimmers suffered startling re verses wednesday in a Day of violence and disappointment at the world University games. The basketball kids most of. Them in their teens trounced the cubans 98-76 to gain the tournament semifinals bul paid standings clu6 standings american Llague Baltimore Der Oil Boson new York Cleve and Oakland Kansas cily Minnesota Chicago California Texas 49 57 47 57 41 40 40 61 52 West 73 5? 72 59 51 6 pc. .57j .531 .472 .409 .581 .567 Aims a heavy Price in knots bruises and shattered nerves. With Only i minutes to play and the americans comfortably ahead 7-foot-4 Tommy but Leson of North Carolina state and Wally Walker of the University of Virginia went for a Loose Ball with Cuba s Juan do Meco. The three of them Wen spilling on the floor. At that moment the charged up cubans surged off the Bench in Masse and a Brawl began. They were throwing punches at everybody in said player Weldon. Who was on the court at the Lime. They concentrated on a Burleson. 1 was trying to get Walker to his feet. Ind i hey fell on me from a bottle was tossed from the cuban Bench and shattered As it hit the Hardwood floor Scal Lerino Glass. Walker suffered a Cut on his right hand requiring three stitches. Duane Wold in. An assistant team manager from Lakewood. Wis., College was hit on the head with a chair. Head Coachi cd Badger was kicked in the stomach and his while shirt showed the foot Marks. Players suffered bruises. I got hit on the said Weldon. I was hit five or six added Burleson. A string bean who was a member of the . Olympic team at Munich. Those cubans would t fight they just kept hitting from the Blind Side. I was Down got up and got 54 h .443 15 3 80 .350 29 results Cleve am 1, cil Kaso 0. 12 inning Minnesota a1 Ballimore new York Al Kansas City a Timon Al Texas Detroit at Oakland Milwain areal California thursday s probable Pilchen by the associated press All times not american league . Parsons 3-5 at California Wright s-i71.1i . Only Gime scheduled National league Ashe nips Pattison in Canadian open is. Louis Pili Burotti Chicano wow real w 62 42 65 45 64 67 Pel. I in pm .476 .448 .455 go Wesl Ipsan Gerpin 77 a Ellerman on hand. Coach Paul said wednesday the 82-Rnan squad will include-11 sophomores. A two a Fay practice schedule will be followed after thursday afternoon s opening workout. Pads will be donned for Contact work Starling monday. South Carolina opens Al Home sept. 15 with Georgia tech. Said 62-football scholarship players have reported to Frosh coach Bob Mauro. The freshmen play seven games opening at Home sept. 5 against Mexico tech who ruined America s 36-year olympic basketball reign at Munich. The russians gained a semifinal berth wednesday by beating Bulgaria 87-57. The american women s team with new Confidence gained the final with a 59-55, incident free Triumph Over Cuba setting up

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