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Florence Morning News (Newspaper) - December 21, 1957, Florence, South CarolinaSaturday morning december 21, 1957 the Florence morning news Florence s. Page 7 new year s Day Outlook Orange Cotton specials Orange bowl Cotton bowl Bert Bell sees Little reason to change nil player draft Philadelphia dec. 20 w commissioner Bert Bell said today he sees Little reason to change the National football league s player draft timing As suggested by George Preston Marshall of the Washington redskins. Marshall said earlier he had written Bell proposing that the pro Loop s draft ses Sion be held after the last bowl game in keeping with the league s policy of non interference with College Bell said the four round draft civic Mills of Lyman in their limit basketball game of the season. 8u0 Wilkinson Oklahoma 9-1 26 Pittsburgh 0 40 Iowa state.j4 21 Texas 7 47 Kansas 0 14 Colorado 13 13 Kansas state 0 39 Missouri 14 0 notre Dame 7 32 Nebraska 7 53 Oklahoma stale 6 285 total 68 Oklahoma s Bud Wilkinson could aptly be named the bowl kid for his sooner have been in five previous new year s Day classics. In 1949 Oklahoma beat North Carolina 14-6 in the sugar bowl trimmed Psi 35-0 there in 1950 but lost to Kentucky 3-7 there in 19.il. In the Orange Bow Bud s boys beat Maryland 7-0 in 1954 and 20-6 in 1956. In 11 years his sooner have won 03, most but nine and tied three. Bill Murray Duke 6-2-2 26 South Carolina a 40 Virginia 0 14 Maryland 0 7 Nice 34 Wake Forest 7 14 no. Carolina state 14 0 Georgia tech 13 6 Navy 6 7 Clemson 13 North Carolina 21 161 total 87 William b. Bill Murray. 48, is taking his Dukes to their second Orange bowl game. His Blue devils walloped Nebraska in Miami 34-7, in 1955 game. Murray a Duke halfback in 1930, has been coach at his Alma mater since 1951, in seven his record is 46-18-7. At Delaware where he coached the Blue hens had three unbeaten seasons. His Delaware record was 49-16-2. Duke will be definite underdog is galust powerful Oklahoma Jess Neely Rice 7-3 20 leu. 14 34 Stanford 7 6 Duke 7 27 sum 21 14 Texas 19 7 Clemson .20 j3 Arkansas 7 7 Texas t m 6 20 thu 0 20 Baylor 0 168 total 101 Jess c. Necly is the Vel an of bowl coaches. Alter nine years with Clemson he has been the Rice coach since 1940. His coach ing record shows 171 victories 123 defeats and 15 ties. He has a perfect Cotton bowl record. His 1949 team beat North Carolina 27-13, in the 1950 game and his owls turned Back Alabama 28-6, in the 1954 game at Dallas. He also has an Orange bowl win under his Belt. Rice beat Tenn Essee 8-0. At Miami in 1947. Neely also is athletic director. Eddie Erdelatz Navy 4c Boston College 6 33 William and Mary 6 7 North Carolina 13 21 California 6 27 Georgia 35 Pennsylvania 20 Noire Dame 6 6 Duke 52 George Washington 0 14 army 261 total 64 Edward j. Erdelatz is Navy s most successful football coach in that he has had the Job since 1930. His eight year record is 43-23-8. His record against army teams is 6-1-1, the loss being by 7-0 in 1952. In Navy s Only other bowl test under Erdelatz the midshipmen trimmed Mississippi. 21-0, in the 1955 sugar bowl game. Eddie was line coach for the san fran Cisco 49ers for two years before going to Annapolis As head coach. He coached Navy ends in 1945-46. Session held in Early december annually by the nil does t constitute interference with College players in any sense of the word. There never has been any criticism of the Date of our prelim draft said the commissioner. Everybody knows no College ballplayer does business with the pro teams be fore any bowl game he May have upcoming. To the Best of my recollection no College player has signed with in nil team before appearing in a Post season bowl game " in the nil s preliminary draft session in Early december each team gets a Chance to pick four players from among those becom ing eligible for pro Hall at the end tobacco Stock races on tap Winston Salem. A. C., dec. 20 the fourth Francisco 49ers thanked fun null tobacco bowl Holiday Stock car races at Bowman their Lucky stars today because Gray stadium saturday afternoon will share the sports highlight with Raleigh s Dixie classic in a i tournament with race directors Bill France and a in Detroit Frisco do Battle sunday san Francisco dec. 20 i no tie can result under Rule Arenas bad Auto crash. The Accident occurred As the 14 of the nil. It s possible the fans might see More than go min utes of football. Ted gains Al Crown in slugging Chicago dec. 20 i Ted Williams the old Man with the Young Bat today was officially credited with league slugging the american championship of the current season in audit on to the Bonus pick going to the various clubs on a rotating basis. Then in late january the 26 remaining rounds of the draft Are held. I Don t see one thing about the Date of our preliminary draft in opposition to the league s policy of protecting College Ball said Bell. The nil always has done everything possible every thing asked of it to protect the College boys and their schools such As the league Rule against doing business with a College player before his Complete eligibility has run he added that Marshall s proposal would be submitted to the owner s meeting to be held in conjunction with the january draft session. Every club has the right under the league by Laws to submit amendment proposals 20 Days be fore the league meeting Jan. 28 in i will submit or. Mar shall s Complete list of suggestions to the other Gay Vista takes new Orleans race by the associated press Gay Vista australian sprint Champion running his fourth american race and owned by Tri ple c stables of new Orleans won the Donaldsonville purse at the new Orleans fair grounds yesterday. The 7-Ycar-old Bay gelding rid Den by Billy Phelps ran the six furlongs in 2-5 to finish 3vt lengths ahead of leather kid. Gay Vista ran his first race in the United states in the thanks giving Handicap Here. He now has won twice at the track. The Winner a 3-5 favorite re turned ?2.40 and leather kid paid and to place and Shoer Ullah returnee to show. His ninth on the highest major league percentage in 16 years in. The 39-year-old Williams previously was certified As american Loop batting Champion for the fifth time with .388. The slugging title is determined by dividing total bases by the official times at Bat. Williams last season connected for 307 total bases in 420 trips including 38 Homer 28 doubles and 1 triple. Mickey Mantle of new York the Al s most valuable player this year was the Runn nip slugger with .663. Third with .579 was Washington s Roy Sievers the league Home run and Obi Champion wit i 42 and 114 respectively. Final american league Stotis a tie the teams will take a three of the Holiday races Here. Some 30 to 50 sportsman Drivers and sume 50 to 60 Hobby Drivers Are to Lake part in the six events highlighting the sat urday afternoon program at the Quarter mile stadium track. Time trials Start at 1 with the first of Pion s and other top Drivers from san Francisco when his new Sedan was involved in a pileup with three coaches favor new Rule Lexington. Ky., dec. 20 College basketball have a 24 or even a 30 second Rule yes said three of the four coaches whose teams arc entered in the University of Kentucky invitational tournament. The Victor will play in its Home City sunday dec. 29. Against the j Cleveland Browns for the nil Arenas emerged from the wreck i championship. Curtis Turner of Roanoke. Va., i trembling but apparently unhurt. The 49ers might be a slight fax Winner of the 1955 and 1957 Fra-1 it was a narrow escape for the onto sunday because they the pros play which requires a under a Rule team to shoot lures will be driving one of Glen 49ers. Who Are counting on throw Wood s new sportsman cars while j ing their full strength at the Lions Carl Burris of Leaksville Winner j in their playoff for the National of the new year s Day event last 1 football league s Western con january will be piloting be Clif-1 Ference title ton s new entry. The game will draw the Staci included among others arc three urn s capacity of almost 60.000 National champs Billy Myers and will be televised nation , Winner of the 1955 a and by lbs starting at 1 . Tonal Crown Ralph Earth aril i psf. Half an hour earlier than of Kannapolis Winner of the 1936 usual with a 100-mile blackout National Crown and Ned Jarrott i will be a sudden death of of Newton Winner for the 1957 season. Included among other sports within 24 seconds after gaining Possession or surrender the Ball. Coach Ozzie Cowles of Minne Sota disagreed. Said Cowles .1 think it makes teams take shots they should t North Carolina s Frank me Guire said it would eliminate the zone defence which is ruining our College West Virginia s Fred Schaus said i Don t think we be Ever held the Boll Over 30 seconds except at the end of the game when we re running out the Kentucky s Adolph Hupp commented the next olympics will he played under the 30 second Rule. We might As Well gel used to the coaches voiced their views on a televised show last night. Bill Mon Cro. San Jose state halfback holds a second degree Black Belt in judo. Six races scheduled for 2 . The two former winners of the sportsman feature races Are entered ormer National sportsman Cham playoff Lions in Kezar stadium sunday. The 32-year-old football player few seconds or one us ulc a i j i la 1 in the Holiday was driving along Bayshore free-1 full additional along with three Way in Redwood City South of Rule 14 provides that in Case of released today also disclosed a total of 44 major league and Al minks were either broken or tied by league clubs or players in 1957. Although Mantle Drew the most walks 14fi, against j19 for Liams. The red sox slugger was walked intentionally most 35 limes compared i h 23 for Man the. The overtime might last Only Quad throughout the entire South and three other cars. Man Drivers due to compete Are pee wee Jones the stadium i sportsman Champion for 1956 and 1957 shorty York of Mocksville runner up at the stadium George Dunn. Raleigh perk Brown Leaksville Earl Moss Creed Moore Raymond Carter. P a Tom Webster. E. J. Brewer j of Sumter. Playing on their Home Field. But such title playoffs Are somewhat routine for the Lions. They beat los Angeles in 1952, and Defeated Cleveland for the title. In 1953 they again won from the Browns repeated division ally 1954. But lost to Cleveland 56-10. California ally. Gen. Edmund g. Brown failed in efforts to Persu Ade a Al commissioner Bert Bell to allow Bay area television of the contest and then told Wallace Lowland an assistant attorney general to see whether the Black out was in violation of California s anti Trust Laws. The blackout will result in an exodus of fans to surrounding areas where the game will come in on television. Newspaper ads enticed fans to Henry ing fans within a 50-mile radius 125 Miles North of san Francisco to Sacramento and to Sumter eases track rules Sumter dec. 20 member ship in the Gamecock racing ass n. For 1958 has been thrown wide open to All Stock car Rac this Means that for the first a Bill Massey of Winston Salem time Drivers from Columbia. Wendell Scott of Danville. A. J Renic. Hartsville. Darlington i r u a prone a Point and i Bishopville. Lamar Camden disc nose a verge Chicago s Minnie Minoso again had the dubious distinction of being hit by a pitched Hall most 21 times 2 fewer than in 1956. Other unwanted titles went to Washington s Jim Lemon who struck out most 94 times Nanri Boston s Jackie Jensen grounding into most double plays 22. Williams came up with two of the new major league Marks his 33 intentional walks and reaching base safely 16 successive times. Boston s splendid splinter also produced three new american league records 1, being the old est player to win the batting title 2, twice Hilling three Home runs cent Mark Here and 18 or 19 free throws for 94.7 per cent. Moreland leads Small colleges scoring race new York dec. 20 in Moreland 6 foot. 8 Inch freshman Center from Louisiana tech leads he nation s Small College Basket jail teams in individual scoring with an average of 34 Points per game the Mcaa service Bureau reported today. Through games of dec. 14, Moreland has collected 102 Points in three contests. In one game against Arkansas tech he scored 43. The second leading scorer is Bob Burke of Bates who is aver aging 32.7 Points. All of the top 10 scorers arc newcomers this season but there is a familiar name in the top team Point getter. West Virginia tech Only team in the country last year major or Small to average More than 100 Points per game is at it again. Last year the West virginians averaged 102.6 Points and in winning sewn of eight games to Date this season they Are scoring at a 105.4 the Only team Over 100. Terry deems of Wittenberg leads in Field goal accuracy hitting on 33 shots out of 44 from the floor r a .730 average. Arnold Smith Allen University has converted 24 of 25 from he free throw line to Lead with a .963 Mark. In re Bounds Lim Smith of Steubenville has a 23.0 recovery average per game. Defensively Southeastern mis Souri is the Leader having allowed an average of 53 Points while win Ning two and losing one game. Sports of yesteryear dec. 21, 1956 Clarence Hinnant of Washington knocked out Richard Kelly of Flor ence in the sixth round Here be Ore fans. The Mcclen aghan High boys and girls Defeated Darlington in a basketball doubleheader. The Mhz boys won by 77-37 and the girls 35-34. North Carolina beat Nyu in basketball 64-59. Grady Wallace scored 37 Points As he led Caro Ina to a 90-83 win Over Georgia Foch. Art Aragon was sus ended from boxing in Texas for attempting to bribe an opponent before a fight in san Antonio. Dec. 21, 1947 the Whites beat the reds 10-9, in a beginners basketball game at the . Willy or Icleon led the winning Whites with six Points and Waller Lawson had five for the Heads. Sugar Ray Robinson was preparing to defend his world welterweight championship in a i fight at Detroit against Chuck i Taylor. Dec. 21, 1932 the greatest achievement by a team in sports in 1932, Accord ing to a poll of sportswriters was the Yankees winning the Amer ican league Pennant Over the favored Philadelphia athletics. Then they went on to a four game sweep of the world series Over the Chicago cubs. The yanks babe Ruth called his shot in one of the games of the 1932 series and hit a Home run where he had pointed into the Centerfield bleach ers. The Florence yellow jackets were due to open their sea i tonight against Wilmington Clemson won 37-21, Over a you see these cars before you buy 1954 Buick Century 2 door riveria Dyna flow Rodio Heater exception ally clean. Only 1953 Chevrolet Bel air hard top Coupe straight drive radio Heater to tone a Wall tires exceptionally clean. Only 1952 Ford custom line 2-door Forda Matic radio Heater a Wall tires exceptionally clean. Only 1952 Chevrolet deluxe 2-door, radio Heater exceptionally clean. Only 1952 Buick super 2-door riveria Dyna flow radio Heater to tone a Wall tires exceptionally clean. Only s695.00 Quality motors inc. Your Buick Pontiac dealer for 23 years 247 n. Irby St. In one game and 3, playing the most games in career for one club Ken Rush of High t _ f Many others. Manning etc., will be taking on Field goals the lop 20 Amateur Drivers of i in the regular saturday night pro dec o future ams at promoter Wade Shugart s by Tyrian Coj basketball Iii to or i n

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