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Florence Morning News (Newspaper) - November 21, 1973, Florence, South CarolinaClemson gamecocks to clash saturday the 1973 foot Ball season for South Carolina and Clemson will be wrapped up in one package this weekend when the two Palmet to stale rivals meet in Williams Brice stadium before a overflow crowd in the neigh of South Carolina 6-4. Is already assured a winning season but Joach Paul Wietzel s gamecocks want More than that. Clemson 5-5 under fir St year coach red Parker must beat the gamecocks to have a winning season. T there Are a couple of unusual l angles attached to this year s 71st meeting Between the old rivals. Two South Carolina assistants offensive coordinator Bob galling and 1 receiver coach Oval Jaynes were on Parker s staff when the redhead was at the Citadel. South Carolina senior linebacker Phil Wallace is Parker s son in Law. South Carolina tuned up for Clemson by smashing Florida slate 52-12. Rolling up the most Points by a Gamecock team since a 58-13 win Over Furman in 1957. Clemson lost last weekend to Maryland 28-13, following two lopsided wins Over Wake Forest and North Carolina. South Carolina already Totne offensive team in Gamecock history Hopes to add to its records in the season finale. Clemson has also been prolific offensively the tigers running a veer offence almost identical to the Gamecock attack. Sophomore quarterback Jeff Grantz out two and a half weeks with an ankle injury is expected Back Ai the Gamecock throttle with senior Ken Pengitore directing Clemson. Although he missed two full games and parts of two others Grantz has 621 Yards Rushing and 743 passing for Yards total offence has scored eight touchdowns and passed for six. Pengitore has rushed 545 Yards passed for has Yards total offence has thrown for eight six. Touchdowns and scored freshman Ron Bass has Star Ted South Carolina s last three games while Grantz was injured arid has 287 Yards Rushing 228 passing 515 has scored twice and passed for one. Junior halfback Jay Lynn Hodgin has rushed -769 Yards and scored a school record nine touchdowns for the gamecocks. halfback passes for 206 Yards and three touchdowns. Dietzel not sure score i be High shop up. . Box 4506 2041 w. So rat Florence South 29501 Columbia Tot of people Are talking about this being a High scoring wide open football game Between two teams with explosive South Carolina coach Paul Delzel said tuesday of the meeting with Arch rival Clem son saturday. Well i m not so sure about he said at his weekly news conference. I be seen very few High scoring games Between Arch Holh teams have shown High powered attacks at times. But each has had generally porous defences. South Carolina has a 6-4 record and Clemson is 5-5. These Clemson South Caro Lina games Don t always follow Dietzel observed. "1 relieves headache pain fast anacin fast pain reef colds body aches neuralgia mall Southwark think emotion plays a big part in a game such As this and it will be a Light he predicted. He praised the Job red Parker has done in his first year As Clemson coach and described Ken Pengitore the Tiger quarterback As As Good an All around quarterback As we have seen this season. Clemson has Good personnel. We know that because we tried to recruit most of them. Both have plenty of incentives and both teams will be ready to play an outstanding Dietzel said. Defense is where we be been the Gamecock coach admitted but defensively we Are in As Good shape physically now As we have been in a Long on offence the big question for South Carolina is whether Jeff Sophomore Star quarterback and leading ground gainer will be Able to play three games ago injured an ankle and required a cast. He played briefly the follow ing week after the cast was re moved but sat on the Bench last week. Dietzel would not predict his availability. Freshman Ron Bass has filled in with victories in the two games he started and finished since Hurt Florence morning news wednesday november flashes Edwards Caps prep career with shrine berth by Gregory Martin morning news Sutris editor Johnsonville s hard charging Back Fritz Edwards capped an outstanding High school career by being named to the slutty Carolina All Star squad in the annual shrine bowl game in Charlotte. Hartsville s excellent quarterback Lewis Brown was the Only other pee Dee area player to be named to the 33-Man squad which meets the North Carolina forces on dec. 2. Edwards a 196 Pound senior. Mcaa Winner Steve pre Lollaine of the University of Oregon nears the finish line monday shortly before he became the second Man in his tory to win three Mcaa Cross country Champion ships. He ran the six mile race at Hangman Valley Golf course in Spokane Wash in us studies joining Loop Columbia. . Api trustees of the University of South Carolina announced tuesday creation of a committee to study possible re affiliation with an athletic conference. The University withdrew from inc Atlantic coast conference acc after the 1970-7i school year and has remained an inde pendent since. j. Robert Peters of Lampton. T. Eslon Maichael chairman of the Board and president Thomas f. Jones of the University. Peters is chairman of the trustees intercollegiate activities com Mittee. Has been on the Johnsonville squad since the eighth Grade and has been a starter for the last four years. He has gained Over Yards Rushing in each of the last two years and he scared 19 touchdowns last year. Edwards was one of the key men in the flashes 7aa con Ference championship team this season and in their big win Over previously unbeaten Lii shop Ville in the first round of the state playoffs. He has great Speed and is a very durable Ball Johnsonville coach Bob Rankin Siad. He has t missed a Ball game in four years and has t missed r practice in five years. You just Don t get that kind of player Al the time. He loves the game and loves to prac Flankin says that most people Don l realize thai Edwards Only turned 17 in August and still has t reached his full Poten tial. With age he will get better. He is a Blue Chip athlete and All kinds of doors Are open the coach added. Many colleges Are interested in offering him scholarships according to Rankin. Edwards also plays halfback on defense and the coach Calls him an excellent defensive Ball player. He is also real sound punt and Kickoff return Rankin said. He also does a real Good Job of blocking when he in l carrying the the coach added. The biggest Man on the South Carolina squad is 2fifl Pound Autie Timms of Woodruff and the smallest is 1-12 Pound end Wayne Tolleson of spartan Liuro. The Palmetto forces have won the last three games in a Row and Lead the series 17 games to 15 with four ties. The Sci earn Little receives Piccolo award Florida to play Miami of Ohio los Angeles api Floyd Lille Denver Bronco i u n n i n g Back who says he wants to try and make the area i live in a better place to tuesday received he Myca Brian Piccolo award for we be moved our Money Gac moves to Street to put a Jingle in your pocket., and maybe a color to in your living room. Gac finance inc Loans up to the Jingle is the sound of a Gac loan fast and personal. The portable color to is first prize in our grand opening drawing to help celebrate the moving of our off our n. Dargan Street to s. Coit Street. 2nd prize is a digital clock radio. 3rd prize is a camera. To enter the drawing just fill out an entry Blank at our new location. Gac finance inc 120 Street Florence . Phone 662-2487 the drawing will be held on Friday december 7th. All prizes will be awarded. There is no obligation and you do not have to be there to win. Enter now drop in at Gac s new Florence location. Get to know the people at Gac. They want to give you a Loa n when you need it. Because Gac trusts people. Let Gac put Ajgie in your pocket unselfish contributions to the betterment of Man and his Community. The second annual award Given in the. Memory of the late Chicago bears running Back was presented by the National Council of i Vycas. Orlando. Fla. A University of Florida will play a i a american conference Champ Miami of Ohio in the 1973 Tangerine bowl dec. 22 at. Florida Field in Gainesville bowl officials announced tues Day. The National collegiate ath 1 e t i c association s special events committee approved the site change from Orlando for Little a graduate of Syracuse. Inc 1973 football classic Only. University Lold newsmen he is following receipt of Mcaa enrolled at the University of ill Provasi we were advised by Denver Law school and Hopes to l diversify of Florida coach become a juvenile court judge Dickey his team met and voted unanimously Loac i do not choose to be a com Nion Man he said of his Phi go president of the Tan los Ophy. His my right to be b of sports Asso Dialion in Orlando. Name Steve Gibbs Brette Simmons Richard Ingram Mike Walton Richard Rowell Wayne Tolleson Frank Moses Keith Radford Jeffery Mills Stanley James Ken Jeffcoat Tony Orsini Stanley Nelson Gary Corley Larry Frierson Barry Sloan William Hudson Autie Timms Mark Bowers Aaron Watson Millard Dawson Tony Dixon Richard Brooks Brent Smith Fritz Edwards Kenneth Brown Craig English John Brown Steve Ryan position wet. Hgt. End 200 6-3 end 200 6-3 end end end end 180 190 185 142 school Greer Swansea Pageland North Augusta 5-11 Hanahan 5-7 Spartanburg tackle tackle tackle tackle tackle tackle guard guard guard guard guard guard half Back half Back half Back half Back half Back half Back full Back full Back full Back quarterback quarterback Roger Woolbright quarterback uncommon if Jack Lester Robert Dubard George Seaborn John Amaker Marty Crosby Center Center Center specialist specialist 210 200 225 235 235 220 200 210 204 225 225 260 162 177 165 185 210 175 196 165 130 175 165 180 195 195 193 162 195 Sumter Hanna j. L. Mann Columbia Westside St. Angela acad my 5-11 James f. Byrnes Clinton 6-2 Spring Valley 6-3 Pickens 6-4 a. C. Flora 6-5 Woodruff 5-10 Greenville 5-11 Mccormick 5-11 Daniel fro fort Mill 6-3 Saluda Abbeville 6-1 Johnsonville Brookland Cayce 6-1 5-8 5-10 Summervile Hartsville Berkeley Chapin Clover Northwestern Gaffney 5-11 eau Claire 6-1 James Island when you go to your Boss s House and he asks you what kind ovo Dayou want in your bloody Mary Tell him pop off for great Vodka Ata great Price always say popov.3 100 and Bop Firof cams Olleo i pc of co. 197 3

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