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High Point Enterprise (Newspaper) - March 16, 1972, High Point, North Carolina 2c High Point Enterprise thursday March 16, 1972 Cowens finds a Home by the associated press a we tried him at Forward and at Center and finally decided to leave him at Center a red Auerbach president and general manager of the Boston celtics said of second year Man Dave Cowens. A it was a very Good Good for Cowens and Good for the celtics As Well. With the 6-foot-9, 230-Pounder from Florida state in the Middle Boston s rebuilding plans in the Post Bill Russell Era have progressed even faster than Auerbach could have hoped. The celtics attained one goal in their rebuilding plans wednesday night when they clinched at least a tic for first place in the Atlantic division of the National basketball association by rallying for a 120-115 Victory Over the Philadelphia 76ers. Cowens one of the keys to the celtics rebuilding scored 17 of his 24 Points in the final Quarter against Philadelphia. He netted eight in a Row after team Captain John Havlicek had tied the score 104-104 with 531 left. In other Aba games Phoenix nipped Milwaukee 110-106, los Angeles edged Cincinnati 121-116 and Atlanta trounced Seattle 134-96. By beating Philadelphia Boston moved six games in front of the Idle new York kicks. Boston had five games remaining before the playoffs new York has seven. Charlie Scott the leading scorer in the Aba this season made his Era debut with the Phoenix suns coming off Bench with 3 41 to go in first Quarter and scoring Points. Scott joined the suns monday after jumping from the Virginia Squires of the Aba. Connie Hawkins scored 20 Points in the second half As the Hawks erased a 59-52 halftime deficit. Kareem Abdul Jabbar tallied 36 Points for the Bucks. Jim Mcmillian scored la Points in a fourth Quarter leaders rally. Cincinnati playing its first Home game since it was announced that the franchise would be switched to Kansas City next year dropped four games Back of Atlanta in the race for second place in the Aba Central division. Naia Field dwindles it to Charlie former Virginia Squires Star Charlie Scott top scorer in the american basketball association drives around Milwaukee a Wally Jones 24 in Scott a debut with the Phoenix suns of the National basketball association. Scott jumped leagues a few Days ago. Business takes priority for suns Charlie Scott Kansas City a the naia basketball tournament is nearing the stretch and there is rising belief that nobody can Stop defending Champion Kentucky state even though the Tho Roberds were seeded third. Kentucky state has brushed aside two opponents with ease prior to tonight a Quarter finals routing Minot n.d., state Hobs tuesday night and West Georgia 112-83 wednesday night. Travis Grant the Tho of reds big Star has 103 Points to show for his efforts a tournament record shattering go against Minot and 43 More against the georgians. Tonight coach Lucian Mitchell sends his team which has blended awesome Speed and basketball savvy with Grant s machine like shooting against St. Thomas mmn., seeded no. La. The Best bets to keep Kentucky state from winning its Bird naia tournament in succession Are top seeded eau Claire wis., state and Stephen if. Austin of Texas the no. 2 seed. Eau Claire a Quarter final foe is augustan iii., seeded ninth j Stephen f. Austin runs up against Westmont calif., rankled loth. In the other game Western Washington no. 5, Battles fourth seeded Gardner Webb n c. Eau Claire gained the Quarter finals by edging Belhaven miss., 59-53, and Austin advanced with an 87-77 Conquest of Adams colo., state. Gard Ner Webb tripped Pittsburg. Kan state 91-87. Westmont surprised Xavier. La., 71-59 St. Thomas Defeated ouachita Baptist ark., 91-87 augustan beat Glenville w. I va., state 96-95 in overtime. And Western Washington eliminated northeastern Oklahoma 74-68. Grant had 27 Points against West Georgia by halftime and Kentucky state led by 57-44. Harley Stewart was Georgia Stop scorer w Ith 24 Points. Eau Claire beat Belhaven de made 20 Points for eau Claire spite a 32-Point performance by and teammate Frank Schade Charles Tharp. Mike Ratliff added 18. Player primed for us. Circuit Adams key Jacksonville. Fla. Apr Gary player is primed and ready to make 1972 his Best to cd w a i n it ear Ever in the United a Viz to to Iii states if he does t get Home sick too soon. Kansas City apr i had a round of 75 last George Adams made 38 Points the Little South african and Al Graves 29 As Gardner recalled today before teeing off Webb of boiling Springs n.c., in the first round of the $125,000 struggled past Pittsburg. Kan., greater Jacksonville open Golf state 9187 wednesday night in tournament a and i might As a second round game of the Well not have been there. Naia basketball tournament. A i just suddenly got so Home the game was tied 21 times sick you believe it. I and no More than five Points did no to have my mind on my Ever separated the teams. Game. I could t concentrate at the score was tied for the a. It was just last time at 81-81 with 5 01 to a a afo Troun j pfc. Adamsi then put Gardner a Howe and advanced a Webb a head 85-81 with a pair u f Lmh in the Florida Cit. Of free throws and a Field goal. a a. In the closest Pittsburg Ever 0pen�?Tg,v, he two top 10 la Lino t finishes in three starts in this got after that was two Points. It. Thi w the si26 m began to foul heavily and Den coun in sgt eur vim Nis Desanctis Sank four in a Unm so no a avera8,n straight free throws to put the More than 4�?T000 a Start bulldogs ahead 89-85. The last the muscular Little rancher two came with 20 seconds left. Rom Johannesburg won this Pittsburgh held three Point tournament last year the first leads several times during the of two consecutive triumphs second half. But each time and used it As a springboard to Adams or Graves tied the one of his Best seasons in this a a Core country. He won More than $120,000 despite cutting his american tour to Only 14 starts. And there a no telling How i Many he May play this year. A Titi play through the masters but beyond that i just have no plans right now a player said. A i really done to know what 1 11 do. A i get awfully lonesome for my family. In be tried to explain it to players Over Here but they just can to seem to understand How it is. A you know when i was leaving this time my Little girl came to me and said a you re not like other daddies. Other daddies Are Here All the time. You re Here just a Little while and then you re gone so a that can tear you _ rag it a a America s tastiest Quot the the la i Phoenix. Aril a Charlie Scott the league switching basketball player says the sport is a business and i a i have to look out for my Scott 23. The leading scorer in the american basketball a sedation jumped to the National basketball association this week and made his debut with the Phoenix suns wednesday night. The suns Defeated Milwaukee 110-106 with Scott dropping in ii Points. A when i started in College there was Only one league a Scott said a and even in the beginning of my senior year i still was leaning toward the Aba. But it was pointed oat to me that basketball is a bust Ness and i have to look out for my prospects. A i d play for free if everyone else would play for free a he continued a but if everyone else is going to get paid i figured i should get the most i Cou d get for my services a Scott called the Legal b attle Over his league jump a very a a a Cage tourney at City Lake the North Carolina recreation and Parks society will hold its first senior basketball tournament at the High Point City Lake gym March 17-18 eight teams will participate and include Durham. Chapel Hill Vance county Hickory foundation Center Forest City High Point Asheville and Burlington the first round starts at 7 p. In. Friday. The Semi finals will Start at la a. In. Saturday and t h e finals b c g i n at 3 p. In. The High Point team will go against Forest c i t y at 9 of clock Friday evening. Sports 2-39-2 Page 4c i col. 9 i. Lite my i a i Hope that it can be settled is soon As possible a he said i a but right now my responsibility is to myself and my famil to to do my Best in the situation a a Wien things go wrong in a business Deal you try to Correct them and work them out a he said. A a that a what in a doing Here. A i sought Legal advice before i did it and now in a taking that he said of the jump rom the Virginia Squires to the suns. Tiie tone be naut the leagues was a Aba was it Ompa rms said the i tougher i ter. A in tile Aba a he said a you have to play tougher night in and night out. In the Aba there Are some teams like Kentucky arid Indiana where you have to play Tough but there Are some teams like Pittsburgh where you Are Able to he the Aba is faster be a use the men Are smaller. Save per tire on discontinued design Blackwells wide Barry spa s 43 is nets men Uniondale n y 1ap1 Rick Barry was saying things like a i did t want to get into the offence a and Quot i thought i was hurting the club after the new York nets american bask e t b a 11 association game against the Memphis pros wednesday night. You you in t have thought Barry had just scored 43 Points in including 20 in the final Quarter and 31 in the second half. Or a that the nets had just posted their fourth Victory in a Row b and their Lith win in their last in 13 outings coming from behind to to beat the pros 119-112. In the Victory clinched a playoff berth for the nets and moved it them within four games of Sec 8 end place Virginia in the Abas i Eastern division. I in the Only other Aba game i of the night the Utah stars i edged the Indiana pacers 108-1 f jus the nets had jumped off to a big Early Lead pulling ahead by As much As 31-16 in the first Quarter. But Memphis Cut the a deficit to 58-54 at halftime tied j the score 64-64 in the third Peri a of then went in front by As a much As 78-69 in the third Quad i ter. J a i thought i was hurting the 8 club in the third Quarter a bar s by explained. A i wanted to get s the Ball but once i did the rest j of the team stopped moving. S that a not the Way we be been j playing during this winning s Streak. J a but if i haunt scored la s Points in the third Quarter they j might have been so far ahead 9 that we have caught 8 them. That was the Only Salve 5 Tiona the Ball was going in the j hoop for j Zelmo Beaty a Basket with 8 seven seconds to go was the s margin of Victory for Utah. In 8 Diana had led 108-105, but two 9 free throws by Willie Wise 9 moved the stars within one 8 then a foul by Indiana a Roger 8 Brown gave Utah the b d an Dib set up Beaty a winning Basket. Do you know the secret to making your wife purr in i. I a Stead of growl at you it s simple. Take her to. 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