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Kingsport Times (Newspaper) - February 16, 1953, Kingsport, TennesseeLasalle favors defending nit championship explorers reported to have offers from both nit and Mcaa by Ohio Robertson new York be sur prised if an announcement to Day says Lasalle s explorers will defend their title in the National invitation basketball tournament opening in Madi son Square Garden March 7. From an authoritative source it was Learned the Philadelphia school with a record of 20 Vic tories and two defeats both by de Paul has been approached by both the nit. A 12-team affair and the National collegiate athletic association. The Mcaa s 23-team tournament opens March 9 with 14 conference champions and nine at Large teams forming the Field. I and the same source said la Salje favors competing in the Garden tourney where it sur prised by copping the Champion ship a year ago. The source said the players themselves favor the nit because it would give them an Opportunity to play More of their own Folk. Lasalle s athletic officials also Are said to lean towards the nit because the financial remuneration promises to be More Lucra Tive than the widespread Mcaa Competition. The philadelphian took Home around last Jear. Who can ado fuel. To any Branch Rickey 1-Ieep pm 6-5ing, he of Mahatma buc rebuild around Young pitchers Necciai is Best Asa Bushnell chairman of the nit selection committee declined to other than to Ray there probably will be an announcement today. Leu has travelled roughest of Road to Sec title by United press Louisiana state looking for its of course such an announce first Southeastern conference ment could mean the acceptance of unbeaten Heton Hall the nation s no. 1 ranking team or Manhattan new York s most logical representative off its 16-2 record. Like Lasalle both Are outstanding choices for one of the at Large berths in the Mcaa basketball championship since 1935, was apparently Home free today after knocking Over top contending Florida and Auburn. The High flying bengals face Only four More conference tests and two of its remaining of by Lubkay Olderman Nea staff correspondent Pittsburgh a. Nea j the Man they Call the Mahatma leaned Back in his swivel chair s tugged at his unlit Cigar admitted the Pittsburgh pirates i were far behind their rebuilding schedule and then handed Down i the words of salvation. It s our prospective pitching Young rumbled Branch Rickey sr., by title the executive vice president and general Man Ager of the Pittsburgh Ball club the Boss. Rickey a sprately 70. His Black hair barely flecked with Gray at the edges pointed his Cigar to the far Side of his office under Neath the stands at Forbes Field. Tony Holguin 20 under in Texas open under pressure Tony wins first big Golf prize by one stroke san Antonio Tex. Up the Winter links tour had a new first time titlist today stubby Little Tony Holguin who broke the championship ice by sacking up the Texas open Crown under tremendous pressure before Home town throng. The five foot eight Inch hol juin whose Only previous tour lament victories were two mex Ico City pea prizes started Sun Day s final round a stroke in front of a wrecking Field and finished that Way with a 20 under 264 Worth Holguin finished a stroke to the Good ahead of disheartened Doug Ford of Harrison n. Y., whose Fine 265 brought him a runner up Check for third year in a Row on the Brack Enridge Park layout. He posted four birdies and a bogey for a on the course and said i knew i d won it on no. 17 when i rolled a Chip and run shot up 18 inches from the pin and got Down for a Holguin plans to play in three More City Houston and Baton fore leaving the tour for a Short White sox have Pennant gleam. Since getting Fain and Stephens Kingsport times february 16, 1953 7 Allie Reynolds still great in clutch Reynolds takes baseball player s Golf tournament Miami Fla. Allie Reynolds proved sunday you by Gayle Talbot new York shots Seldom off in baseball which is the most form Ful of All games but we have had a sneaking feeling for several Days now that Paul Richards and his Chicago White sox Are going to pull one for the books this coming summer. The feeling did t quite come when Ferris Fain the two time batting Leader of the american league changed into a sox uniform though it was obvious that the acquisition of such a fighting Fleet first baseman gave Richards another important weapon. It came when general manager Lane using some strange new softening agent talked the Boston red sox out of Junior Stephens. Giving up Little Lane now has thrown together an infield which must be rated at least on a with anything in the american league both defensively and in potential run production. If the knee which Stephens injured last season has indeed completely healed Nei american Loop announces slate including record 224 night games Chicago can league the announced a 1953 schedule today which Calls for a record total of 224 night games More than were scheduled last year. The schedule also confirms the fact that the St. Louis Browns will be denied playing at night in new York Boston and Cleve land As a result of their Wrangle Over television receipts with those clubs. The Browns night game activity on the Road will be limited to 19 in Corot Forgas pushed in 2nd at Doy fono Dayton a Beach Fla. Up Stock car race officials marked one of the most unusual finishes in history of the grand nation Washington six in Philadelphia j Al circuit race Here on the rec Ord books today. Bill Blair of High Point n. C., three in Chicago and two in Detroit. As usual the senators will open the Pennant race a Daulty flock of Decatur ga., came earlier than the other teams in in second out of fuel and pushed by another Auto that had lost came in first yesterday but Fon the nation s Capitol. Their opener at which president Eisen Hower is expected to be present is with the world Champion of if Ullh Lilic Huiju rest prior to assuming his first can t beat a new York Yankee Yankees on april 13. Head pro Job at Midlothian 111. When the chips Are All Chance at top Money. Blair was clocked at an aver age Speed of 89.59 to win and ther the Yankees nor the Cleve land indians can afford to feel complacent. It is certain that Fain who was not too Happy at Philadel phia because of salary differences will be in there battling his head off for a hustling club with a Pennant gleam in its Eye. Our Hunch is that the Veteran Stephens who had been in bos ton too Long will experience a similar upsurge of spirit once he is exposed to Richards Furi Ous will to win. If Junior does you should hold onto to your hats. The new sox third baseman lacks the Speed of most of his go go teammates but he can Field and when he and Georja blackboard with mounted t o Ndang in the Sec names covered the Wall Lasalle is Over the rough part and the scope of the pirate base of its 27-game schedule. Seton coac1 Harry Rabenhorst s Hall however Tough Road ahead starting with Liot and cold Villanova at Home tonight. The estonians beat the wildcats at Philadelphia 84-76 two weeks ago. Coach Ken Morton of manhat Tan has said the jaspers would prefer the nit since the school is a member of the sponsoring new York College group. Meantime the Mcaa selectors boys did their toughest work Over the week and came up with a 68-56 Victory Over Florida and a 65-57 decision Over Auburn. Monday night the bengals take on non conference Pensa cola naval air station and on saturday night they Host geor Gia tech at Baton Rouge. The engineers hardly figure As a Ball Enterprise. Mark Down these names. Bob Kline who was with us Host year Bill Bell up from Bristol 18-year-old Brown. Let s see what s his first country club on april 1. Worsham and Boros who finished in a tie for third at 266, won each More than either had been Able to earn in All their previous appearances on the Winter tour. A. Bauer has one Point Lead in City Bowling Loop holding a slim one Point Lead c. A. Bauer will be out to protect its first place position in on a Golf course. The next Day the schedule i opens in four other cities with the pitching hero of the 1952 Detroit at St. Louis Chicago a world series in the unfamiliar Philadelphia at new role of underdog got hot in the stretch to beat Alvin dark hard hitting new York giants Short Stop 1 up for the championship of the National baseball players tournament. Dark the 1951 Winner of the Golf tournament and the favor Ite this year had a 2-up Lead at the 13th when Reynolds turned on the like he did the City wednesday Bowling league night when the atop his triangular desk. League leaders tangle with Dan of yes Jack Brown great Prospect. Big de Wolfe who was have indicated they will not do j superiority Over Florida beating threat with a record of Only five j with us in Spring training last wins in 20 tries. Leu definitely proved its among the a the gators for second time of the season. Florida bounced Back saturday night to beat Georgia tech 76 to 58, and hike its Overall record to 11 wins and Only three setbacks. Leu has an Overall Mark of 17 Large representatives for at least 10 Days. Reaves e. Peters of Kansas City chairman of the Western selection committee said he Hopes to have the four West independents named by feb. 25. However Doug Milis of Illinois chairman of the East Ern group says probably not before the first of out West the top candidates Are Oklahoma City seat a monday and then the a the 20-3 and Santa Clara. In tors meet Auburn in a saturday addition to Lasalle Manhattan night affair. Also on monday and Seton Hall the leading con Tulane goes against a tenders for the five Eastern Burn Tennessee tries Georgia berths Are Niagara Navy tech Vanderbilt Battles equipment. By All Means Mark Down Arthur Murray and Cal Hogue and lefty Lapalme. He repeated with a shrewd nod. He has that other pitch he needs for serous Palace fruit news. Eastman holds Down second place and meets improving pot Ter motor sales in another against the dodgers three holes in a Row. To win York and Washington at Boston of april 16, St. Louis will be a Chicago Cleveland at Detroit and Boston at Philadelphia. The senators scheduled the most night games 50, followed by the Browns with 44 and the athletics with 37. The indians scheduled 29, the White sox carded 20 while the tigers Yankees and red sox held the line at 14. The senators total represented an increase of four Over last sea a 20-foot putt for a three Soni the Browns an increase of 10 us he three and the White sox an in t8, t tured the us with a five when dark three putted Green and Reynolds took the the 16th by Canning a six foot putt for a Birdie Deuce to go ahead. Dark s tee shot at the 17th rolled into a canal and he lost a stroke by dropping a new Ball but he rallied beautifully by hit Supply tangle and Borden Mills duels pet Dairy in the other contests. Bauer now has an 18-6 record for the third Quarter As a result of sweeping four Points from Winner this tories. Florida has a six and two conference record. Florida goes against Georgia Fordham de Paul Mississippi. Notre Dame West Jing that one Swiss skating sex pm a t pert said such combinations have never been seen performed before by a Tenley Albright 1st . Girl to win skate Crown Davos. Switzerland up Tenley Albright first u. S. Girl to win the world figure skating championship sidestepped a professional career today with the Grace which characterized her spectacular displays of Corn Ern Kentucky Louisville and possibly Duquesne and Villanova Here s How top 10 College quilts fared last week he shifted his gaze to the column marked National defense. The one who should be the Best of All is Ron Necciai. He s our greatest Young Talent. There Are factors of course in his Case service not Pettit Man How about Bill Macdonald the Young californian who won 8 and lost 10 in 1950, then went away to War he s due to rejoin Pittsburgh this season. I Don t intoned Rickey. He has yet to solidify himself. Single record with an Effort six pins better than Ace s old record. They also turned in High weekly series with an Good for second place in this department for the season. Eastman s Effort is tops for the year. Adwin Dexter of the same team turned in High series for the night by blasting out a 606 total. A. Thompson of pet Dairy turned in High single game with a 233 Effort. Harry Baughman Tennessee you realize also he pre dates me j Eastman s smooth performer try in Pittsburgh. Holds both individual season Paul new York How the top ten College basketball teams fared Jast week Hall 24-0 Siena 88-75. 13-2 beat Michi Boston won the unanimous Rickey did t mention the i records. His 256 is tops in the single game depart Mem and his 659 Effort Heads the Field in the series division. Both of these were set two weeks ago. Eastman was held to a 3-1 win Over Mead last week and dropped out of a tie for the top Slot. Pet Dairy moved into Contention by taking three Points from Palace and Potter surprised Holston rates Bonus boy Pettit in his Roundup. I m not a Pettit he said abruptly. Our new manager Fred Haney Rickey who brought to base Ball a drove of innovations such As the farm system believes there is still More room for pioneering. The most Fertile Field in base Auto by winning three Points he mused lies in hasten w l p Ball ing the development of Young Beatrip Ulory and free skating figures lba11 payers. I Don t mean these 62-49 and i love skating for skating scamps that now Are being con the 17-year-old Ballerina from ducted they re just exposures acclaim of the seven Man panel beat judges said. I want to con 73-60 i Tine As an Salle 20-2 beat St Misa Albright who built up a state 65-50. 22-1 Oregon state 69-53 and Joseph a pa., 75-63, and Temple 57-42. 13 2 Defeated Michigan 92-62 and Iowa 80-63 17-4 lost big Lead Over the 19 other competitors who represented eight countries in the compulsory Fig ures gave such a Brilliant exhibition in sunday s free skat to Wichita 73-62, and beat Brad , 71-55. 17-61 lost to Tom Pir. 71-66 and Duquesne 77-69. 7oco cd x 8-Louisiana state 17-1 beat iv53 Grid s Fate Florida 68-56, and Auburn 65-57 Kentucky 20-4 Baton Rouge la. Defeated Loyola new state University s 11-game 92-67, and lost to Murray football schedule includes 7-57 three newcomers Florida Arkan tigers announce state 12-3 Defeated Iowa state 74-64, and Oklahoma 84-64. Sas and Boston College. Five College quilts remain undefeated Maryland and Rice Are miss ing from the schedule announced saturday by athletic director t. Heard. It includes six Home games. Sept. 19 Texas at Baton Rouge. Sept. At Mobile Ala. Oct. New York five oct. 10-Kentucky at Baton College basketball teams were Rouge. Left on the perfect record list oct. At Athens today after Lebanon Valley suf a. Feed its first loss after 12 Tri i oct. At Gainesville umps. I Fla. Lebanon Valley was knocked oct. At Baton from the list by Albright Rouge. Of sheep and cattle at the mar Ket place. What baseball needs is a capable faculty to give genuine instruction. We re proceeding along that line Here. Certainly other clubs have Fine teachers but there is no concerted drive in that Field. We propose to wage a constructive the Telephone buzzed. Cincinnati s Gabe Paul on the wire and on a constructive note the j Mahatma swung into the Busi Ness of the Day. Bob Baker favored Over Brion tonight new York up heavy weight Bob Baker of Pittsburgh was favored at 13-5 today to beat Cesar Brion of " Argentina in their 10-round television fight tonight at Brooklyn s East Ern Parkway Arena. Big Baker who has knocked c. A. Bauer Eastman pet Dairy Potter motor sales Palace fruit pc news Hoiston Auto Supply Mead Borden Mills it 17 15 12 n n in 2 6 7 9 12 13 13 14 32 win half of the Hole with a four. Long leading wasps 28.4 average Richmond and Henry s Phil Long is making a farce out of the state collegiate basketball individual scoring race. Long went on a 117-Point spree in three games the past week to boost his average for the season to 28.4 Points a game. The wasps Star Forward has collected 189 Field goals and 134 free tosses for 512 Points in 18 j contests. Behind Long is Buzzy Wiklin son Virginia s Ace guard who Bias a 21.1-Point average. Then come Jim Rich Washington an Lee Center with 19.1 Bill Cham hrs William and Mary Center with 18.8, and Jerry Adams Hampden Sydney Forward with crease of two. The indians scheduled the same number As in 1952 while the athletics total of 37 was one fewer than last year. The All Star game will be played at braves Field Boston on july 14. Six nations compete for 1953 Davis cup Melbourne Australia up nations will compete in the United states zone eliminations in 1953 Davis cup Tennis play sir Norman Brooks president of the Lawn Tennis association o Australia announced today. The Field is composed of the same five teams which compete in the u. S. Zone last year plus newcomer British West indies the others Are the United states Canada Cuba Mexico and Japan. Tommy Thompson of Louisville like attending strictly to baseball can blast that apply. Ky., came in third. There were 61 starters. Flock attempted to go the distance without refuelling but ran out of on the North turn of the 38th Lap. An unidentified fellow competitor pushed him across the finish line. German ring Champ May come to .a. Dortmund Germany up Neuhaus of Germany european heavyweight Cham Pion considered campaigning in the United states today because of his impressive knockout Vic tory sunday night Over British Empire Champion Johnny Wil Liams of England. Neuhaus knocked out mustachioed Williams in the ninth round of their scheduled 12 round non title fight before 500 in westfalen Hall. Lane who admits frankly he is shooting for a Flag this year is gambling that the once great shortstop has one More big sea. Son in his the three pitchers he sent to Boston can be called gambling that is. Contributing no Little to the Hunch about the South siders is the fact that they have a venezuelan named Chico Carrasquel at shortstop. The Lithe latin had a comparatively poor 52 season attributable about equally they say to eating too Well and thinking with too great admiration of his own ability. But both failings Are fortunately subject to treatment and the general belief is that Chico will come Back to his old peer less self. Larsen Nielsen play in indoor net meet new York Lar sen former u. S. Outdoor Cham Neuhaus weighed 217 from san Francisco and pounds Williams 194 danish Davis cupper Kurt Niel the German s european will add some class and color was not at stake because Wil to the National indoor Tennis iams had not been recognized championships today when they As official challenger by the " european boxing Union. Fly in from Paris to open their bids for the men s title. Drive in Bright Victory Arthur Dow 18.6. I in the meantime William Anc Mary s indians remained in the thick of the big six race Satur Day night by Downing Virginia Cavaliers 105-84. Chambers a the tribe s big Star picking up 37 Points and getting 51 re Bounds. 105 Points a the indians All time High and 1 Chambers collection of 37 was Best of his College career Wilkinson led Virginia with 28. 1c. A. Bauer big six bowlers games on saturday. Of the five remaining schools Only Seton Hall is ranked As a major quintet. The pirates from South Orange n. J., who nov. Have won 24 straight games risk Rock. Their record tonight in a Home nov. Game against rugged Villanova. Rouge. Nov. At Knox Ville. Nov. State at Baton Rouge. Arkansas at Little 28 Tulane at Baton Taylor Gate City pm. Today Dennis cattle town Fox today Randolph Hangman s knot in technicolor a. Dexter Bauer b. Holtzclaw Tecl h. Baughman Tec b. Boyer Palace c. King pet a. Thompson pet blah series 659 h. Baughman Holch slide 356 h. 63 66 65 1h 1s3 1u in Iso out 17 of his 32 professional opponents hoped to tag Brion with the first Kayo in his career of 48 contests. However those who failed to Stop lanky Cesar include Joe Louis Ezzard Charles Rex Layne and Roland Lastarza. Baker will outweigh Cesar about 219 pounds to 196. 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