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High Point Enterprise, The (Newspaper) - December 11, 1973, High Point, North Carolina 4c High Point Enterprise tuesday december 111973 prep schedule Central at Andrews Central girls at Reidsville Andrews girls at Dudley Thomasville at Concord Kannapolis at Trinity Mooresville at North Davidson Western Guilford at Randleman so Randolph at East Randolph West Davidson at Edgewood new Guilford at Southern Alamance Bartlet Yancey at Northeast rams beat giants sights on playoffs los Angeles a Chuck Knox Rookie head coaching sensation of the National football league kept his los Angeles rams cruising on a steady course toward the National football league playoffs Alex Webster new York giants coach was badgered to compare the rams with Dallas and Washington one of which plays los Angeles in the nil playoffs dec 23 for Webster to compare this hapless 2101 team with the 11 2 rams who salted away the National conference West Crown More than a week ago seemed rather moot aftera 40 6 ram Victory monday night in a nationally televised game Knox refused to state his preference Between Dallas and Washington but Webster obliged the rams Are a real Fine football team the finest run Ning game All around that i have seen1 said Webster led by Lawrence Mccutcheons 80 Yards in 11 carries taking the youngster to 1014 Yards this season the rams rushed for 219 Yards comparing them with Washington its Tough to make a comparison we were Down in personnel when we played the redskins and they have a Fine offence with runners like Larry Brown and three Good receivers but in summary i think the rams Are better comparing them against Dallas is also difficult we played very Well against dal College Cage scores by the associated press East Pitt 90 Cornell 55 by tech 65 Stonybrook 63 Queens by 72 by Mari time 50 Lafayette 63 moravian 43 Fairleigh Dickin 77 e Stroudsburg 70 Cony 59 Adelphi 57 Over time newpaltz78 marist67 Juniata 79 pit Johnstown 62 Clarion St 81 Allegheny 49 South Tennessee 117 s Florida 90 Florida St 93 e Kentucky 60 Duke 83 appalachian St 53 n Carolina 101 Kentucky 84 Marshall 84 Morehead by 80 of w Kyd 89 Providence 84 Austin Peay 89 Louisiana col 69 ath in action 107 Valdosta 88 by Wesleyan 103 Roanoke 98 Mississippi 117 Arkansas 66 Virginia St 83 Howard do 80 Baylor 66 Murray St 64 Bethany 74 Carnegie Mellon 58 Philander Smith 96 miss ind 81 Las although they beat us the rams and Dallas defences Are equal Dallas throws a lot More offence at you it a tossup said Webster Knox was Able to Clear his Bench in the second half after the rams broke away from a 143 Lead on Mccutcheons 11 Yard touchdown run and line Backer Isiah Robertsons 49 Yard touchdown return of a Norm Snead pass ram quarterback John Hadl whose 19yard pass to Mccutcheon put the rams ahead 143 in the second Quarter waved a hand in a steady motion and spoke of Knox Hes the same Way every the secret of his Success Hadl said of a the Man who took Over a team that was Only 671 in 1972 the head coach sets the personality for the team coaches from page3c game Sloan said that game could have gone either Way and he have been sur prised wooden said he didst think the Maryland game would add any extra pressure on either state or Urcla by Way of predicting Sloan would Only say i look at this game the Way i would against any Strong team in our league one team could win by a comfortable margin and by that i mean four or five Points i dont expect a Large margin of Victory by either Side that about the Way most observers of the game have it picked too and that Why there is so much excitement its about As a Ordinary As an Ordinary game can get Mitchells win satisfying one St Petersburg Fla a finishing one of his worst years on the professional Golf tour Bobby Mitchell has won the shrine National prom invitational Golf classic with a record tying final round 65 on the par72 Bradmoor country club course i got just As Good a thrill out of winning this tournament As any professional golfers association tournament Mitchell said of the event that launched tournament Golf International a new organization which Hopes to set up a second major Golf tour Ferndale posts third Victory Ferndale Junior High rolled up its third Victory in As Many starts monday stopping Thomasville 5840 in seventh and eighth Grade action Dwayne Harp led the winners with 15 Points backed by Larry Williams with 13 and Carl Reed with 12 Midwest Mich St 91 Emich 69 Michigan 77 Cincinnati Xavier 61 Oklahoma St 83 Texas 73 Dayton 69 Pepper Dine 61 St Louis 76 Colorado 66 n Mich 89 Lakeland wis 84 2 ots Cumberland 78 Tenn Wes Leyan 60 Butler 93 Millikin 71 Depaul 91 Rocky Mountain 73 Wichita St 96 be Louisiana 76 83 59 Tex Southern 111 Tex col 90 e Texas 77 Texas ail 76 Oral Roberts 120 Hardin Sim Mons 91 Ark tech 77 to Southern 74 far West Utah St 91 Nevada Reno 75 s Colorado 70 n Arizona 63 Cali Santa Barbara 68 sum Wash St 57 Gonzaga 53 Urcla tops state 2nd in poll by the associated press Urcla and North Carolina state two powerhouses gearing for a showdown Battle this weekend easily maintained the top two places in this weeks associated press College basketball poll the Bruins who Are now 30 after defeating Southern meth Odist 7760 saturday remained no 1 with 1022 Points from a nationwide panel of sports writers and broadcasters in poll results released monday Urcla also collected 45 of 52 possible firs place votes North Carolina state 20 after crushing East Carolina 7947 and Vermont 9742 is second with 910 Points and six first lace ballots the Bruins will fight to retain the top spot when they play the Wolf pack saturday in St Louis there were no changes among the top five Indiana 30 retained its no 3 spot with 750 Points followed by Maryland 11 with 691 Points and one firs place vote and North Carolina 20 with 580 the top Twenty College basketball teams with firs place votes in parentheses season records through saturdays games and total Points Points tabulated on basis of 20181614 1210987654321 1 Urcla 45 30 1022 2 nor last 20 910 3 Indiana 30 750 4 a Ryland 1 11 691 5 no Rena 20 580 6 n Dame 40 509 7 or quote 40 500 8 province 10 364 9 Louisale 31 262 10 Memphis St 40 176 11 Penn 30 160 12 l Beach St 21 147 13 Alabama 20 128 14 Arizona 31 86 15 Kansas St 31 80 16 Screna 30 17 san fran 12 of 18 Syracuse 30 57 19 jacks Nile 31 53 20 so Cal 21 48 others receiving votes listed alphabetically Arizona St Austin Peay Bowling Green Cincinnati Clemson Colorado Detroit Florida St Houston Idaho Iowa St Kansas Ken Tucky Lasalle Minnesota be Badalas vegas new Mexico Ohio Ohio St Oklahoma Oral Roberts Pitt St Johns n y Tennessee Texas Christian Texas tech Utah Vanderbilt Wisconsin panthers from Page 3c the players Are accustomed to playing there it could affect their performance pc coach Jerry Steele thought that the enthusiasm of the Home surroundings might have hyped the players More than they were used to on saturday the team has played so much on the Road during the Early part of the season that a favourable crowd is something they Haven heard that much about still High Point played one of its Best games of the season and showed improvement on defense an area that has Cost the panthers in those seven losses on offence Pete Collins tallied 30 Points the second time Hes hit the Mark this season and he got Good help from freshman Ray Coble who appears to be healed from his sprained ankle Mike Glover started his third straight game for High Point and is a Good bet to Start again tonight with Collins Pearlee Shaw Paul Mattox and Coble come to Quality motors for Hiram Lodge no 716 stated communication thursday dec 13th pm Flection of officers ei71i3 David w Angel master Phil e Edwards Sec Bug service Bug parts Good used bugs motor Homes for Sale and for rent Quality motors inc coir i is r by 100 i the till 1752339 Southwest Texas of Austin 62 sul Ross 86 Abilene Christian Texas tech 75 Houston 73 Nev Las vegas 84 okla City we insure Young Drivers in last Roundup nil dust unsettled new York a Atlanta Buffalo and Cleveland Are on the hot seat Dallas Oakland and Cincinnati seem to be the Ball takes funny bounces in the National football league by this time next week it s possible that the cowboys raiders or bengals could be sitting in the stands or in front of their television sets watching the Falcons Bills or Browns in the playoffs raiders7 Best High Point Andrews honoured its football team monday night with the following players receiving major awards front Row left to right Greg Hill offensive most improved Johnny Evans Offen Sive most valuable Jack Powell defensive most valuable and Sammie Little headhunter trophy second Row left to right Are Alan Campbell defensive most improved Mike Brown Unsung hero Ronald White most courageous Timmy Johnson most desire and Gary Walker outstanding Blocker staff photos by Sonny Hedgecock Powell Johnson sign Grants Evans wins top awards at Andrews Grid banquet High Point Andrews All America quarterback Johnny Evans walked off with two major awards monday night to highlight the annual red Raider football banquet at top of the Mart Evans who guided the red raiders to the state 4a championship in 1972 and to the District 7 Crown this season received the most valuable offensive player award and also the annual police award for leadership Lou Holtz head football Smith from Page 3c several of which came Early in the second half when the heels began to pull away this was by far Walters Best offensive game and we feel Hes gaining Confidence with every game he and Elston helped us alot shooting it in when we needed it despite the ease with which the tar heels pulled away in the second half Smith Felt the wildcats will develop into a formidable opponent Kentucky is still searching for a lineup and like us there bothered by Little things he said get it going they have some Fine Talent i thought Conners would never Cool off and Gravey is a Fine shooter come out on top of the Southeastern conference coach at North Carolina state was guest speaker for the banquet which was emceed by Bill Wright in other major awards linebacker Jack Powell was presented the most valuable defensive player trophy and Middle guard Sammie Little received the prestigious headhunter trophy also a defensive award guard Gary Walker was named the teams outstanding Blocker for the 1973 season and end Greg Hill was voted most improved offensive player tackle Alan Campbell was awarded the most improved defensive player trophy other awards went to Mike Brown Unsung Tim my Johnson most desire and Ronald White most player of the night trophies awarded during the season by mfr went to Ted Brown Sammie Little Ronald Durham Johnny Evans Alfred Mcelrath Timmy Johnson Hardy Foster Greg Hill Jack Powell Keith Harpe Gary Walker Mike Clinton Alan Campbell Shane Wright and Joe Mcelrath in a special presentation Evans Little and Powell Raider Tri captains this year were presented their game jerseys in recognition of their leadership contribution in a special announcement Raider coach Bob Boswell revealed that Jack Powell and Timmy Johnson had signed athletic Grants for next year Powell signed with the univer sity of South Carolina and Johnson with no state All members of the varsity and Junior varsity football teams were recognized and monograms medallions and plaques went to those qualified bulldog madmen defeat Smith Greensboro Thomasville highs varsity wrestling team ran its season record to 30 monday night with a 4315 Victory Over Greensboro Smith Freddie Everhart won by pin for the bulldogs and Paul Hibbett was awarded a Victory by default winning by decisions were Glenn Miller Clinton Hunter Brian Ball and Lester Epps the bulldogs also picked up three forfeits its that confusing As the nil rushes headlong into the final weekend of regular season action with three divisional titles and two wild card playoff berths still up for grabs and nine teams doing the grabbing it All begins the process of deciding Wholl vie for the big one super bowl Viii in Houston Jan 13 Minnesota Champion of the National conferences Central division is waiting to find out which wildcard team it will Host saturday dec 22 when the playoffs Start it could be Washington Dallas or Atlanta the Miami dolphins the de fending super bowl champions and repeat winners in the american conference East will find out this weekend who going to take the Central title Pittsburgh or Cincinnati Are the contenders and one will visit them on sunday dec 23 los Angeles which dethroned three time Champion san Francisco to lock up the pfc West Doest know where till play on dec 23 it could be at Dallas or Washington whichever wins the pfc East and As if that want con fusing enough consider the dec 22 acc playoff game be tween that conferences wild card Winner and the Host West division Champion Pittsburgh Cincinnati Cleveland and Buffalo Are All eligible for the wild card and Oakland 841 and Denver 7 42 Are fighting for the West Crown the raiders who hold a half time Edge and Broncos meet sunday in Oakland the Winner takes the title a tie will also give Oakland the title and Knock the Broncos out of the playoffs Dallas and Washington each at 94 share the pfc East Lead if Dallas beats St Louis and Washington knocks off Philadelphia on sunday the cowboys win the title having outscored the redskins 3421 in their two games in that Case los Angeles goes to Dallas and Washington Heads for Minnesota and Atlanta Well whether the Falcons beat new Orleans or not on sunday All they have to look Forward to is next season now Brace yourself it gets Sticky from Here on if either Dallas or washing ton loses and Atlanta wins the Falcons Are still alive if Dallas loses and washing ton wins the redskins win the title that obvious then the cowboys and Falcons would be matched on a Point scored and Point allowed basis against conference foes if Dallas wins and washing ton loses or if both of them lose then the cowboys get the Crown and the redskins and Falcons Are matched for the wild card using the same Point system the Bills of Buffalo and Browns of Cleveland Are in an even More tenuous situation because More teams have a Chance to Knock them out of playoff Contention of course they can Knock themselves out too correction major Brand steel belted radial blew White jr7815 Baity Kinney 1 discount tire sales 7508 s main St til 1828000 Security guards equipped with two Way radios door seals end nightwatchman clocks i your business Home and property Hill Roku till 24 hours per Day Davis patrol watchman service 126 n main High Point no Call 8864025 swear 137 w Lexington ave i his for her night wednesday pm pm men come shop for Christmas presents for the women in your life All merchandise 10 off for this special night moravian cookies sold Here Regency Falcon Nylon Cord any size listed 65013 77514 82514 77515 81515 gift wrapped in packs and boxes to fed excise tax Whitehaus add give King Edward americas largest Selling Cigar Power Falcon 4ply Nylon 65013 73514 77514 82514 85514 56015 8 1515 84515 to fed excise tax whitewallsaddj3 one Price 11j7e3 tire stores Wilbur Martin manager 1301 s main St at Kearns ave High Point Mon sat 86 8825111 two locations in Greensboro

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