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"We did about as well as we ex
pected to do." That was how Ne
braska track coach, Ed Weir,
summed up the recent Big Seven
maoor track meet.
"Our dope sheet called for us
to score 25 points." As it hap
pened, the Cornhusker cinder
men netted 25 710 points. "It
would have taken so little to
take second place," said Weir.
- He was referrins t.r thp fart that
second place Kansas State scored
oniy zu a5 points and third place
Colorado 25. The Huskers need
ed less than two points to take
When asked what happened
to Nebraska's top broad Jumping:
prospect, Glenn Beerline, Weir
plainly stated, "it was Just one
of those days."
1 Beerline got off several good
umps, but they were disqualified
lecause he "scratched" on them.
"He is one of our best all-around
trainers and no competitor ever
felt worse about losing," stated
Words of praise flowed from
the cinder mentor's lips when
The intramural sincles and Hnn-
bles handball tournaments were
narrowed down to nine entrants
Monday. Five men still remain in
the singles tourney and four
teams are sua in position to claim
the championship in the doubles.
in the upper bracket in the
Singles tourney, Jack Andrews
of Delta Sigma Phi has reached
the semifinals. Andrews chalked
up his fifth round victory at
the expense of Gus Lebsock of
Sigma Alpha Epsilon. His op
ponent in the semis will be the
winner of the match between
Howard Herbst of Sigma Nu
and Max Kitzelman, represent
ing independent Chi-O-Pa.
The lower bracket finds Verl
Scott of Alpha Tau Omega and
Leonard Singer of Zeta Beta Tau
meeting in the semifinals. Scott's
fifth round victim was Bill Shain
holtz of Sigma Alpha Epsilon
while Singer downed another Sig
Alph m advancing to the semis
by beating Ron Roeder.
'Non' Title To
Amid frequent outbursts of
temper, the M Street Manisoi'
ran the Chi-O-Pa's into submis
sion to the tune of 56r47 Sunday
at the P. E. gym. The game de
cided the "Non" titleholder.
M Street presented a well bal
anced scoring attack paced by
Jim Evans and trailed only in
the first quarter. Evans led both
teams in scoring with 14 points.
He was followed by Bob Decker
.. who netted 13 points for the
Chi-O-Pa's led throughout the
first quarter as the M Street boys
failed to find their basket eyes
and held a 16-14 margin as the
M Street finally crept up to
22-20, and then with Evans and
Bill Thayer hittinr from all
angles, rolled to a 29-23 half
In the second half the Chi-O-Pa's
fr.il ed to get their second
wind, and with M Street using the
fast break to advantage fell
farther behind. M Street outscored
their rivals 18-10 in 'lis quarter
to sew up the contest.
The only offensive threat of
fered by the Chi-O-Pa's in the
third quarter was Dennis Eman
uel who dunked eight points.
Emanuel wound np with 12
points and cleared the boards
M Street leading 47-33 go
ing into the last quarter, the game
began to get a trifle rough. Temp
ers flared throughout the final
frame, but officials kept the game
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hen spoke of Don Bedker, Lee
Moore and Paul Grimm.
Bedker "gave a remarkable
performance. He didn't lose one
race in the preliminary, semi final
or final heats." Bedker has been
consistent in his timings over the
hurdle routes in the indoor seasn
and Weir summed it up," he didn't
letter his sophomore year out. He's
come along far enough to not only
win both hurdle races, but tie the
conference mark in the highs and
miss the record by 110 of a sec
ond in the lows.
Grimm's Improvement was
categorized as "amazing" by
Weir. Last year Grimm wasn't
hitting- much over 44 feet and
this winter, "Cherub" has been
heaving the iron ball up and
over the 50 foot marker.
"Lee Moore's 1:56.3 timing in
the 880 yard run was a very fine
performance from the improve
ment standpoint." Moore ran the
fastest half mile in his career on
the Kansas City boards.
Clayton Scott took a seventh
place in the mile and was far
behind the field in the two mile.
All four semlfinallsts have
been determined in the doubles
play. The upper bracket finds
Phi Gams Cannon and Goll
meeting Sigma Nu's Howard
Herbst and Lyle Altman. The
Fiji artists downed their fra
ternity brothers, Olson and Jen
kins, for their fourth round vic
tory. Herbst and Altman
dropped two independents in
Knisely and Tomlinson to gain
The lower bracket finds Paul
Hughes and Dick Hlidek, Inde
pendents, meeting Bob Babcock
and Tom Cushing of Sigma Alpha
Epsilon. Hughes and Hlidek
tripped Stumbaugh and Schultize
of Beta Theta Pi for their fourth
round win while Babcock and
Cushing advanced to the semis on
Sigma Alpha Epsilon is cur
rently leading the unofficial
team totals with 38 points.
Their closest competitor, Beta
Theta Pi, has 27 points but has
no more men in the tourneys.
Phi Gamma Delta is in third
place with 21 points followed
by the Independents with 16.
Fifth place team is Sigma Nu
with 11 points.
The unofficial standings to date
Sigma Alpha Epsilon 38
Beta Theta Pi 27
Phi Gamma Delta 21
Siema Nu u
Phi Delta Theta 8
Alpha Tau Omega 8
Delta Sigma Phi 7
Zeta Beta Tau 5
Sizma Chi . . .' 4
Pi Kappa Phi.. 1
Delta Tau Delta 1
Delta Upsilon 1
Sigma Phi Epsilon 1
Rifle Teams Meetsl.S.
The University of Nebraska
ROTC rifle team is preparing
for a dual shoulder-to-shoulder
match with Iowa State at Ames,
March 15. The Cornhuskers
placed second in a four-way
match at the University of
Vincent Goeres of Lincoln
was high individual with 387
out of a possible 400. The team
scores were Kansas 1882, Neb
raska 1851, Witchita 184 5,
Washburn College 1629 out of
a possible 2000.
Scores of the Nebraska team
were Goeres 387, Paul Jordon
376, John McElhaney 368, Wil
liam F. Norris, Richard Jack
son 359, Don Overholt, P. L.
Perry 357 and Duane McCut
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By MARSHALL KUSHNER
It gave this writer a real thrill
State basketball team during their
was of even greater pleasure to be invited at the Wildcat head bas
ketball coach's invitation.
Gardner sent me the invite after I had boldly passed on to
him several of my masterpieces of journalistic suicide opposing his
ruthless tactics in the basketball
When I received his reaction
set to battle the fiery mentor with
fact, I had my list of contentions
Just as I was leaving the Nebraskan office to meet Gardner and
his cage cohorts, I picked up the morning papers which blared head
lines of Kansas State and NEBRASKA'S chastisement by the Big
Seven conference for shady recruiting procedures.
What was I to tell Gardner now! Gadzooks!
He could nail me to the cross by simply showing
me the conference officials' decision. I was a
Gardner didn't come close to snapping my
head off as I had visualized him doing.
I meekly asked him if he had seen the
morning papers and I managed to force a smile
to hide the nausea I felt in my stomach. "Yeah.
I knew it all the time!"
I breathed a sigh of relief as he had just
emancipated a frustrated mind with that state
ment. For this was the time that he could have
kayoed my arguments with "why don't you guys
at Nebraska look into your own
It turned out to be a wonderful experience for this scribe who
found out he was still plenty wet behind the ears. I was fortunate
to get involved with a man like Gardner.
The Tom Carodine Story Unfinished?
A report from a San Diego, Cal., newspaper reports that Tom
Carodine, quarterback and halfback for Loyola and later Nebraska,
is in training at the Marine Corps recruiting depot, where he s ex
pected to join the depot's grid squad this year.
Carodine will play under contract to the Los Angeles Rams.
The 6 foot 1 inch, 185 pounder was former mayor of Boys Town
and came to Nebraska after dropping out at Loyola.
He was dismissed from the Cornhusker grid team by Coach
Bill Glassford for neglecting to come to a practice during the early
part of the 1951 season.
Sharpemen Getting Sharper
Don't look now, but this is Nebraska's year to win the confer
ence baseball crown. The Huskers have a positive response for win
ning in even numbered years. They won the crown in 1948-50
The Husker baseball prospects have never been so good. Not
only does Sharpe have the veterans to give him a solid nucleus
with which to work, but he has the young, die-hard hopefuls who
are pushing the big boys plenty for their positions.
Keep your eye on two freshman pitching potentials that will
have this conference rocking come their senior years. Bob Gleason
and Francis Hoffmaier.
Gleason is a Fullerton, Neb., freshman with plenty of stuff in
his throwing arm. He's a right hander and one of the Husker's top
mound nrosnects in many a moon.
Hoffmaier is a freshman hailing from Mission Hill, S. D. He is
a southpaw with plenty of "zits" in his fastball.
Infielder AI Karle received the first major Injury of the year.
He was the victim of a hard hit ball In a "pepper game." It
knocked Karle out and forced him to miss practice for several
Coach Tonv Shame has a fine trio of young catcher hopefuls
Jim Cederdahl, Murry Backhaus
Cederdahl is a left handed hitter, which makes him valuable
for a well-balanced team. Backhaus has handled himself well in
early practice sessions and Ficke is the only player on the roster
that is a switch hitter.
Tf th nrespnt influx of hieh school diamond dazzlers to Corn
huskerland continues, Coach Sharpe will find the Huskers winning
the loop crown on even and odd
Nebraska Baseballers Slate
22 Game Diamond Schedule
The Cornhusker baseball team
has scheduled 22 contests for the
1952 season, beginning on April 4.
Dake University will furnish
the Huskers with their first
competition of the season in a
non-conference game on that
date. The Nebraska-Drake duel
will be renewed on April 5 for
an AH Sports Day attraction.
Other games slated with teams
outside the Big Seven are with
Tulsa University on April 9 and
10, Oklahoma AM on May 3 and
4, at Stillwater, and the Aggies
again on May 3 and 4 on the
Home conference games will
match the Scarlet against Kan
sas University on April 18 and
19, Kansas State on April 29
and 30, Colorado on May 16
For conference games away
from home, the Huskers will play
K-State at Manhattan on April 15
and 16, Oklahoma at Norman on
April 25 and 26, Iowa State at
Ames on May 9 and 10 and Mis
souri at Columbia on May 12
The Nebraska schedule:
April HI TulM I.
April 4-5 Brake
April 11-11 at Oklahoma A4M
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Tht Missouri Tieers grabbed a
ImH midwav in the first auarter
and held an edge over the Huskers
throughout the game to win, do
53, Monday night at Columbia.
Jim "Bucky" Buchanan
scored 12 points to tie Bus
Whitehead's Husker Big Seven
scoring record set in 1949. He
had broken Bob Pierce's all
time season scoring record for
a Cornhusker in the Kansas
State game last Saturday.
Bucky also broke the three-season
scoring record previously
held by Claude Retherford. He
did this by throwing in his first
The Big Seven swimming
championships return to the Uni
versity of Nebraska's Coliseum
pool Friday and Saturday after
a two-year absence.
The 1950 meet was held at Ok
lahoma, the Sooners winning by
one point. A year ago at Iowa
State, the Cyclones won in their
"I only wish these champion
ships followed the best team
around," cornnusKer uoacn noiiie
Lepley, meet director, said.
But as usual the battle for the
crown will lie between Iowa
State and Oklahoma.
Championships in the high and
low board diving, medley and
from style relay and 11 individual
crowns will be decided in- the six
The Iowa State mermen figure
to be stoutest in the sprints and
the breaststroke, while Oklahoma
will have an edge in the dis
tances and the diving.
Many records will go by the
boards as the Conference marks
have been bettered each time Iowa
State and Oklahoma teams have
engaged in dual meets.
Iowa State is undefeated in its
last three Conference dual meets.
Iowa State led the field a year
igo with 107 points. Oklahoma
rvas second with 87, Nebraska
third and Colorado fourth.
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THE DAILY NEBRASKAN
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ten points against the Tigers.
Missouri held a 3-0 advantage
after a slow start of the contest,
but Stan Matzke's fielder put the
Huskers in front for the first
time in the game. 4-3. The lead
changed three more times on
buckets by Don Dippold and Bui
Landolt of Missouri. nd another
by Matzke before the Tigers took
possession of the lead.
Three buckets by uippoia tor
the Tigers and two apiece by
Matzke and Fred Seger were
the top efforts of the first canto.
Fred Seger hit a long shot from
I Onurtosy Lincoln Star.
i HUSKER IMORTALITY . . .
Jim Buchanan ended his basket
ball career at Nebraska by
notching 12 points against the
Missouri Tigers last night. He
tied the all-time individual con
ference scoring mark held by
Bus Whitehead and tied the
three year scoring record of
Claude Retherford. Bill Stauffer
broke the Missouri scoring rec
ord formerly held by Dan Pip
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the center circle with seconds
remaining to leave the score at
11-13 in favor of Missouri at
Baskets by Bill Stauffer, Ned
Park, Dippold early in the second
period put the Tigers ahead 20-11
before the Cornhuskers could find
the range. Bill Johnson broke the
ice with a left-handed hook shot
to make the count 20-13.
Two field goals and two free
throws by Johnson plus one
bucket by Seger brought the
Huskers within breathing dis
tance of Missouri, 21 to 24.
Another charity toss by John
son along with fielders by Joe
Good and Seger boosted the Husk
ers to a 25-28 deficit at halftime.
Tiger center Stauffer suddenly
caught fire in the third period to
lead his mates in subsiding a Ne
braska rally that brought the
Scarlet gang to within four points
of Coach Sparky Stalcup's five.
After notching only one point
during the first half of the
game, Nebraska's new record
holder, Buchanan, hit the hoops
for eight points. The Huskers
trailed 47-43 at the end of the
Ned Park pulled the Tigers out
of the danger zone with three
quick buckets to open up the
fourth quarter. The pressure
mounted to a fever pitch In the
Columbia gymnasium as .the
crowd shouted vehemently for
their hometown hero, Bill Stauf
fer, to break the present Mis
souri scoring record held by Dan
Pippin. Stauffer needed only three
points in the last quarter to tie
Claude Retherford's three year
Stauffer burned op the ma
ples with four fast field goals
to surpass Pippin's record.
Meanwhile, Bucky was shooting
desperation shots to break the
three-year-old Retherford rec
ord. Buchanan tied the mark
with a free toss with less than
a minute remaining in the con
test to tie the hip-shot artist's
The game was marked by many
a tooth from the referee's whis
tles. Dick Adams and Don Dip
pojd left the game via the foul
route. Stan Matzke, Paul Fred
strom, Joe Good and Bill John
son were all lost on five miscues.
The defeat left the Cornhusker
flippers in the Big Seven basket
ball cellar. Kansas State dropped,
the Iowa State Cyclones, 88-66, to
maintain their tie with the Uni
versity of Kansas Jayhawkers for
the conference lead.
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