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Kingsport Times (Newspaper) - February 24, 1953, Kingsport, TennesseeT Bill Edwards joins no coaching staff tourney photographer Lyle Byland catches some of the fast and furious District one tourney action in the above pictures. Jim Flem ing 24 of Lynn View goes up for two Points in the photo at extreme left. Waiting for the rebound which never came Are left to right Bill Poore Don beg Ley Gene Barr Dick Thompson Glenn Gott and Hugh Broome no. Fleming repeats the feat in the second photo the Ball sailing Over Broome s out stretched hands. Moving in on the play Are left to right Pete Haulsee Dave Haulsee Bob Helton and Lester Delp no. Michigan state says no rules were violated East Lansing Mich. Michigan state College insisted today it was being unjustly punished for the activities of an off Campus group which gave unearned financial Aid to 10 members of the undefeated 1951 spartan football team. The College under a year s probation by big ten commissioner Kenneth l. Tug Wilson said through its conference representative it was being punished for refusal of the spartan foundation to reveal its Active Dean l. Emmons said that if anyone were to be punished it should be the foundation not the school. But i fail to recognize any violation of big ten rules in what was he said. Chapel Hill n. Bill Edwards ousted Boss of the Vanderbilt commodores was welcomed today to the Brand new stable of varsity football coaches at the University of North Carolina. Edwards becomes the second of head coach George Barclay s assistants to have been a big time head coach and to have professional coaching experience. One More aide will be named later Barclay said. Jim Gill the Only member of deposed coach Carl Snavely s retinue to be retained will coach unc freshmen. Edwards flew Here immediately after his resignation under fire at Vanderbilt earlier this month. There were immediate reports that he would join the tar Heel staff although Edwards claimed he Only came to visit his old Friend unc athletics chairman A Cornwall. Cornwell was athletic director at Wittenberg o., col lege when Edwards was a Star lineman there in 1931. His appointment was approved yesterday by the unc Board of trustees and was announced by Chancellor Robert b. House and athletic director c. P. Chuck Erickson last night. Edwards 47, coached Vanderbilt teams to. 21 wins 19 losses and two ties in four years at Nashville. Often the Engineer of an upset he was unable to whip Vandy s most hated rival the University of Tennessee and there was discontent after Tennessee thrashed Edwards last Commodore eleven soundly in the final game of the 1952 season. Edwards was replaced at Vanderbilt by former University of Virginia coach Arthur l. Guepe. I m very Barclay said. I now have two assistants who have been head College coaches and also with experience in professional line coach Marvin Bass is a former Wil Liam and Mary head coach and served As an aide with the pro Washington redskins. Lynn View High spanks Bristol 59 to 52 Bluff City Holston High win court tourney tilts by Frank Creasy times news sports writer Lynn View saving its sunday shots until the closing stages came from behind to smack 59-52, in the first night feature of the District one basketball tournament at Leroy Sprankle gym last night. The Lynnes join Bluff City Holston High and Blountville in the Quarter finals which will be played wednesday. Bluff City Champion of the upper lakes conference and seeded second in the 14 team eliminations wrested shockingly close 59-50 verdict j p Ayag a Fine floor game came from Cloudland in the tourney1 in with _13_for the Vikings curtain Raiser and Holston High i was on top of a record breaking score 83-63, against Hampton i Blountville advanced to the second round on a Bye and Begie y play Lynn View at 9 Mayo i . G wednesday. Bluff City tangles with Holston High at . As the second round starts. Suffering from tip off jitters coach Carl Matherly s Lynnes were on the Blank end of a 7-0 score against the Vikings when the game was four minutes gone. However Glen Gott 6-5 Lynn View Pivot Man connected on a Lay up to break the invisible lid and the Lynnes battled to a 14-14 tie by the end of the first period. Hugh Broome 6-4 Viking Cen Ter hit a pair of fielders from in close and Dick Thompson plunked in a 35-footer to give the Vikings a 20-14 margin Early in the second period but again Lynn View was Able to shuck its tournament nerves. By halftime the Mather Lymen were enjoying their first Edge in the Battle 31-29. Ron Begley s driving crib shot had provided Tenn. High Obarr i Thompson g Helton g Rexroad g Daley g totals score by quarters View High n .1 i 4 2 2 21 1 0 1 6 0 0 1 18 14 14 officials Casar and Miller it 7-9 4-7 0-0 0-0 0-0 1-1 0-2 0-0 17-26 it 2-7 0-0 0-0 1-1 6-10 0-0 0-0 5.7 1-2 1-2 16-28 n n 15 13 tip 4 4 2 2 0 0 0 3 5 in 1 n 1 8 2 13 0 1 0 3 15 52 that difference the Horn. Seconds before with Broome and 5-6 Bobby and Hampton had become co Helton Bristol s and Jeff owners of a new District one two team scoring total. The 83-63 score eclipsed the 135 Point total in Kingsport s 82-53 win Over Lynn View in 1951. Holston High also holds the one team scoring record for District one tourney play banking in 97 Points against Cloudland last year. Four of the eagles scored in the double figures the 21-Point splurge of Tommy Cross being act accounting for right Points in the first minutes of the Sec Ond half the Vikings were Back on top at. A 37-33 score. Then the Lynn View hoop sters began displaying their snap shooting Best. Pete Haulsee twisted in two Points on a rebound Gott did the same and added a free throw and Little Don Begley swished the nets with a pair of 40-foot set shots to pull Lynn Bluff City edges Goodland 59-50 in the first game of the meet which got underway at Bluff City and Cloudland seemed to be trying to keep the sphere out of the hoop Anri net. Repeatedly both teams missed easy Lay up shots and after five full minutes of play the score was tied 3-3. Bluff City sporting a 20-4 sea Sonal record showed a sem Blance of its heralded Power and pulled away to a 10-3 Lead by the first period s end. Then it was Cloudland s time to show some Hardwood ability. The highlanders of coach Clark Morton without a Man Ever six foot and a Campaign showing of 6-13, outplayed the grizzlies 15-8, according to the scoreboard in the second Quarter and the two teams left the floor with identical scores 18-18, at halftime. Paul Heaton Rob Heaton and Jim Julian sparked the High Landers never say die comeback in the second Quarter. After Bluff City had vaulted atop a 16-5 score the Heaton Brothers accounted for five Quick fielders and Julian added another pair to bring on the deadlock. For a few minutes of the Sec Ond half Cloudland was out front but the height and experience of the Bluff City Crew could not be denied. Coach Charlie Fleming s grizzlies fought their Way to a 38 tops. Tommy Wright was close 135 third period Lead and gained eagles go on spree 83-63, using subs freely coach Dotty Rutherford s Holston High eagles kept up a merciless barrage of baskets against the underdog Hampton but the bulldogs would not holler before the Middle game of the evening was Over Holston High View even with the Vikings 42 Cross with 19 Points Emo Rantum in the fourth. 42. By the end of the third period. To this Point the Matherly men had been ahead Only once and that by two Points. But Don Begley s third straight Bullseye toss this one a looping one hander from the deep Corner gave the Green and White Lynnes a 44-42 advantage in the first seconds of the fourth stanza and Bristol was not Able while Denver King and Don do a i in and Leon Simerl and had 15 and 14 Points respective Frank Gates a hard driving for Victo we Paul guard set the Standard for a and Rob Heaton were Matching Hampton by hitting 19 Points. The individual outputs for the Beryl Ward fell in line with highlanders and Clay Marrs had 11 in City record shattering tussle. Holston it r it bowery f r King r Hamilton t Wright g to catch up again. Unleashing their latent ser Isak ing Power for three Lynn View was comfortably Outi front. 57-46, with four remaining in the game. From Marrs there it was Lynn View against the clock. Haulsee leading the last be Joses g Rod rally with nine Points wound up the evening with 16 markers to top the Lynx scorers. Hampton Jim Fleming fell in line be Hind Haulsee netting 13, All in the first half for the Lynnes and Gott had 11 More valuable Points. However Broome waltzed out with the Consolation of individual scoring honors on his 18-Point Effort. Helton besides 3 0 1 2 3 4. 2 1 29 it 3 3 1 5 1 0 5 4-4 0-0 0-0 1-2 5-7 1-1 5-7 0-0 0-0 24-34 25 s3 it 2-3 5-8 1-2 3-5 1-4 0-0 9-12 6-7 a ii 18 27-41 20 score by quarters -3ioh 22 24 14 2.1 13 17 12 21-63 Miller and Thayer. Officials Don t forget to save 15% to 20% on insurance in All forms Dougherty roller offices 101 Broad Street phone 1600 buy it Harmon f pippin t Mckinney f c Sumerly e Malone g Reedy Gray f totals Cloudland Miller f Grain f r. Heaton e Julian g p. Heaton g totals score by quarters by dip City Cloudland 4 0 3 e i i o 22 it 2 2 6 in 3 it 0-0 7-b 2-2 4-6 2-4 0-0 0-fl 0-0 15-21 it 4-4 1-3 2-6 0-0 3-9 10-22 officials Miller and Rasner. 8 20 21-58 15 17 15-50 Etc applies for place in Ohio Valley Loop Louisville by. If three Tennessee colleges will Send representatives to a Louisville con Ference Friday to follow up their applications for membership in the Ohio Valley conference. Receipt of applications from East Tennessee state Memphis state and Austin Peay was announced monday by Roy Stew Art conference president and Murray state College athletic director. Stewart said we want to ask questions about their athletic the six team voc basketball tournament is scheduled Here thursday Friday and saturday. East Tennessee situated at Johnson City has an enrolment of men and women. Its stadium seats and its Field House Memphis state s student body has men and women. It has a stadium capacity of and a Field House seating Austin Peay at Clarksville has men students. Its stadium seats and its Field House vol cagers upset Florida 82 to 73 Knoxville Tenn. Tennessee s vols took an Early Lead tonight and were never in serious trouble As they knocked Florida out of second place in Southeastern conference basketball standings with an 82 73 Victory. Florida dropped into third place while Tennessee remained in fourth. Marciano ends prelim phase of workouts Grossinger n. Y. Rocky Marciano world heavy weight boxing Champion ended the preliminary phase of his training for the bout with Jer sey Joe Walcott yesterday. Marciano has been Here since Jan. 6 and the remainder of the drills for the april 10 bout will be held in Holland Mich. The bout is slated for Chicago. Musial plans 5 years St. Petersburg Fla. Stan Musial one of baseball s greatest stars said today he expected to have at least five More standout seasons in the major leagues and was hopeful of win Ning at least two More batting titles. Cage scores High school District 1 tourney Bluff City 59, cup Udland 50. Holston High 83, Hampton 63. Iron View 59. Bristol 52. District 2 Clinch 31. Sneedville 37. Jonesboro 58, Washington College 55. Training school s3, Sulphur Springs 46. Jonesboro Church Hill 24. Girls District 4 tonme7 Jefferson City 72. Washburn 36. Fifth Greenback 53, Wallard 47. Town Send 66, Porter 57. Friendsville High 59. Vonore 37. Slish District Fulton 65, Carter 42. Central 70. Std 41. Karns 64. Knoxville West 50. Seventh District Clinton 75. Halls 46. Maynardville 8b, forge Ridge 59. Jacksboro 60. Jellico 47. District 9 tourney Chattanooga Central 92, Birchwood 32. Chattanooga City 69, red Bank 61. District 10 tourney Folk county 48. Jellico Plains 40. Bradley 85, Copperhill 18. Fayetteville c2, Bel buckle 40. District 11 Tourne Sweetwater 47, s. Harriman 28. Loudon 53. Lenoir City 30. Oliver Springs 79. Harriman 48. District College Grove 45. Lascassas 42. Walter Hill 33, Kittrell 32. 15th District Rickman 66, Byrdstown 34. District Morrison 51, Mcmyn Nellle 43. 19th District Donelson 54, Bellevue 35. 5lit District Hohenwald 65 Waynesboro 42. Rand District Hillsboro 47. Spring Hill 32. 24th District Fayet Evlue 62, Belle buckle 40. District i tourney Hamlett Robinson 65, Gadsden 31. Newbern 59. Spring Hill 37. Cloverdale 62. Maury City 35. District ?7 tourney South Fulton 65. Dresden 47. Union City 74. Dixie 70. Troy 75, Obion 55. District tourney Puryear 46, Holladay 30. Cottage Grove 85. Atwood 33. Henry 53, Bruceton 28. District tourney Memphis Treadwell 93. Catholic 22. Memphis tech 72. Bartlett 50. Memphis Southside 63, ill Langton 36. District 31 Tanner Pinson 56. Henderson 52 . Jackson norths de 61. Decaturville 46. College South Alabama 88. Vanderbilt 80. Bowling Green 86, Western by. 82. Louisville 79. Bradley 70. Tulane 70. Georgia tech 55. Louisiana St. 63. Mississippi 48. Wake Forest 88. South Carolina 62. A. Tech 75, William Mary 74. Clemson 72. Davidson 58. Florida St. 81. Miami Fla 75. Tennessee 82, Florida 73. Yunnan 107, Newberry 75. Bast Harvard 71. Princeton 48. Duquesne 58. Toledo 48. Bridgeport 68. Arnold 67. King s College lpa.1 7b. Wilkes 75. Albany St 87. Willimantic 78. Nevark eng. 80. Pratt 83. New York maritime 84, Pace 68. Albright 73. Moravian 72. Westminster 68. Waynesburg 67. Midwest Illinois 83. Minnesota 82. Indiana 113. Purdue 78. Iowa 90, Ohio state 75. Oklahoma akm 79. Kansas m Marquette 82. Loyola 111. 75. Michigan state 53. Wisconsin 45. Northwestern 85. Michigan 84. Detroit Wichita 61. Missouri 59. Drake 53. Gannon 95, Akron 92. Duluth Branch 76, Augsburg 70. Rio Grandeo 128, Blue Leld 73. I. Wesleyan a Southern i. 82. Nor. South Dakota 77. Huron 76. Doane 72, Hastings 68. Southwest Texas Christian 65. Arkansas 63. Lamar tech 78, sul Ross 48. West Oklahoma 83. Colorado ii. Lumber hid buil Dimo material you save hours of dirty work when you let Bruce cleaning Wax brighten your Hardwood floors. It gets pm really clean without scrubbing. Lush Alfirst Sec Cage title on63-48win bengals have 2 tilts before representing Southeast in Mcaa Atlanta up Louisiana state University held its first Southeastern conference basketball championship in 18 years today and set its sights on the National collegiate athletic association tournament. The bengals led by the Sec s is to have Clear most Likely candidate for a berthing into the one on the All America team Rangy journey. Indians meet Betsy at Dobyns Bennett and Eliza the Breaks will decide the Beth ton collide tonight in same the finals of the District one Cage tourney and an overflowing crowd is sex overflow crowd is sex action opens at o clock. These two teams Are co favor ites to win the District Crown but an unusual situation occurred at the pairings meeting and these two teams were thrown together in opening round action. The Winner of tonight s with an ankle injury but will open tonight at a Forward Post. He has been working out at half Speed for the past Days and i says he duty. Is ready Jull time Bob Pettit dumped the univer sity of Mississippi 63 to 48 last night to run their season con Ference record to 11 wins and no losses. Last night s Triumph nailed Down for sure the elusive Crown that has escaped leu since 1935, As runner up Tulane now has no mathematical Chance to catch the bengals. Pettit six foot nine Inch con Ference Scourge garnered 29 Points to bring his College scor ing total to Points and establish him As the third Man in leu history to crack the Point Mark. Between now and the Mcaa tourney in March the bengals j two teams m a have Only two games to go and toning is quest of an undefeated rated m a from ence season and an Over a i rec fall angles Kin t took a one. Kingsport s Chance for a win received a big boost yesterday when the doctor okayed Bob Gipe for action. Gipe has been sidelined for the past four games new York Johnny Bratton. Jim Taylor a promising Sopho More will get the other Forward nod. Taylor started the season As a sub but earned a starting place for his performances in the past few games. J. R. Mad Dux is also slated for plenty of action. Decision at Sprankle gym Ord that to Date shows just defeat. Betsy avenged this with a Tulsa dropped the bengals in six Post decision on its Home an Early season upset but defeat was avenged by the tigers two teams have split the hard Way Jan. 26. The new i regular season games for three Sec Kingpins downed Tulsa 55 51 in the return engagement Al though Pettit was sidelined with influenza. Clemson Rolls Over Davidson 72 to 58 Clemson s. In a comparatively slow Southern conference basketball game featured by the shooting of Cen Ter Joe Dudley in a losing cause Clemson rolled Over Davidson 72-58, Here tonight. Years and Kingsport has won the deciding tourney game. Last year it was an 11-Point decision in the District one finals. It s going to be hard to beat Crawford commented last night. But i think we be got just As much of a Chance at winning As they have. The second game of the night sends Sullivan against Mountain City and the bucs Are top heavy favourites to win. This Gamt starts at 8 . Holston Valley and Mary Hughes Duel in the final game slated to begin at Unaka Drew a Bye in the opening round of the upper bracket. Monday night s big ring results by United press knocked out 161, Costa re Chicago Tuzo Portuguez Ca it it it Chicago Ron Stribling 133, Cedar rapids la., stopped Tony Spano 134, Chicago it it it Roanoke a Henry Pappy Gault Spartanburg s. C., out pointed James buddy Gaggett Dallas Tex. It it it Lewiston me Larry grif Fin 144, Auburn me., out Point de Billy o Boyne old Orchard Beach me. It it it Paris Percy Bassett Philadelphia stopped Auguste Capulet France title. Moving Call 948 Tom still Transfer co. Basketball top Dobyns Bennett is. Elizabethton District one High school tournament sponsored by the Bank w kit am kit pm hear it on 1400 key. 98.5 Mac. . Font our modern Low Cost Home financing plan Turret rent dollars into Home owning dollars takes you to debt free Home ownership easily surely. 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