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Friday, November 21, 9l.
THE DAILY NEBRASKAN
Here Are Your Winners
Wisconsin Ohib State Alabama I IHimoU I Fitt. California I. State I Missouri
Minnesota Michigan Maryland I Northwrn. Penn. St. Stanford K. State Kansas
Wisconsin O. State Pland Illinois Pitt. California L State 'Kansas "
Duke Minnesota Mkhlgan Maryland J Jllinois
Duke Wisconsin' 10. State fMaryland I Illinois"
I Duke Wisconsin! Michigan J Maryland niinois jPitt
I Duke I WisconBlnT Michlaan f Marvland I Illinois TPitt.
I Duke Minnesota I O. State
California IStato Kansas
"California K. State Kansas
California I I. State I Kansas
.656 I UCLA
California I I. State
I Wisconsin I Michigan I Maryland I Illinois
Duke Minnesota 0. State Maryland Northwrn. Penn. St. California K. State
Missouri Hopes For Upset Win
Over KU At Columbia Saturday
Senior backfiddS Will be bUCkl-l Ok la lmm. In IMu niHini
Ing on the harness for their last A lusty competitor, Hook has
collegiate whirl at Columbia, Mo., come far this season. When Mil
Saturday when Missouri and Kan- zou and Kansas squared off a year
sas play the big one that annually ago, he was so lightly regarded
saps the old grads' adrenalin as a spread formation tailback
glands. that. Buddy, Cox, pint-sized fresh
man, was named to start the Kan
sas game as stand-in for the in
jured Tony Scardino. Hook then
came on when Cox was disabled
in the first quarter, and figured
in all four of Missouri's touch-
The Tigers and Jayhawka will
hammer away at each other In
a taut match which shouldn't
lack for of ft live or defensive
fireworks. Defense, surprisingly,
has been a trademark of both
clubs this season.
Kansas could open with an eli
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hawKer assault crew then would
have Gil Reich at quarterback;
Bob Brandeberry, right half; and
Galen Fiss, newly-returned after
a shoulder dislocation, fullback.
SUll another combination might
have Jerry Robertson, senior
sharpshooter, figuring as a starter.
With Bill Rowekamp due to re
appear at right half after missing
the Oklahoma game with a lame
ankle, the Tigers will send three
fourths of their starting backfield
to the front for the last time.
Top ground -gainer Jim Hook
at left half, and fullback Nick
Carras rounding out his fourth
campaign also get In their
closing licks. Two more years
yet lie ahead of Tony Scardino,
sophomore quarterback, who's
already chalked up two seasons
In football's big time.
Hoag's questionable fitness Q AwlL-L.
giving K.U. adherents the most jOOM MVQHQUlQ
gnei ana nis injury aampens me
The Nebraska wrestling team
opens its schedule with a match
against South Dakota here Janu
The home schedule will be fea
tured by the Big Seven Conference
Championship to be held here
The completed schedule as an
nounced by Coach Al Partin:
Jan. 1 0 ftoata nakota hi Lincoln.
Jan. Id (irianrll (I Grlmi.il.
Jan. IT Malkato Ttachtri at Mankato,
Fen. Wisconsin al Madlma,
Feb. S Cornell Collet al Ml. Vernon. la
downs. He scored twice and passed
for two more, racking ud 319
yards in total offense.
Even though Missouri may
shun a forward patting game
after last Saturday's abysmal
success the Sooner intercepted
seven M. U. heave the Scar-dlno-Robertson
aerial bout may
pack the top appeal. Robertson
has much the better completion
rate, but It's close in total serial
yardage, 720 to 714, Robertson
Scardino has hit only 47 of 120
passes, Robertson 43 of 98. There's
little subterfuge about who does
Hoag and end Paul Leoni are
1-2 in conference receptions tms
week. Hoag's 380 yards on 16 nabs
is still unchallenged after two
weeks of inactivity. Leoni. loose
on the shorter patterns, has
snagged 22 passes for 258 games.
Chief Tiger targets have been
and Jim Jennings and Rowe
kamp Nos. 7 and 8 on the
league books. Jennings has 11
catches for 180 yards, Rowe-
, kamp 10 for 175.
Of the eighteen Mizzou seniors,
VtJrd 8i?'V.' tolowho come to the end of the line
Feb. 1 A Kansas Stale al Lincoln.
Feb. It Minnesota In Lincoln.
Feb. 18 Iowa Stale In Lincoln.
March 7-S Hit He.ea Conference
prospect of a repeat Hoag-Hook
duel. Last year, the Oak Park, 111.,
flash wounded Mizzou severely,
scoring twice and hitting Bob
Brandeberry in the end-zone with
a perfect pass for another touch
down. Hoag threaded Tiger de
fenses for 79 yards in 16 carries
that day, as Kansas stopped Mis
Hook, the durable shifty from
Lee's Smmlt, has been like
Hoag his club's toughest threat
in clutch games. Third-high
among the loop's ball-carriers,
snub-nosed Jim his broken
nose encased in a plastic mask
has darted for 661 yards in
127 rushes. He trails only Bill
Vessels and Buck McPhail of
Student and faculty All Sports
tickets which admist to all remain
ing athletic events on the winter
and serine schedule at the univer
sity of Nebraska will go on sale
Monday. November 24, in the
lobby of the Coliseum.
Student tickets will be $3,
faculty tickets $4.
Reserved seats for basketball
will be offered at $1.50 per game,
or a season book for $15, which
admits to the ten home basketball
Basketball season opens Decem
ber 6 against South Dakota.
Suringfield (Mass.) College, Cali
fornia and Harvard are on the
home slate in addition to the Big
Seven Conference games.
here Saturday, seven have been
regulars on the offensive platoon
all year, and two others were
mainstays on defense.
It's the finale for these
rensive starters: End Maurice
Udell; tackle Don Borgschulte;
guards Bob Castle (co-capt.)
and Jack Lordo; halfbacks Jim
Hook and Bill Rowekamp; and
fullback Nick Carras.
Oklahoma's board of regents
voted Thursday to . leave the
Sooner team in the Big Seven
conference, eliminating the Okla
homa team's chances to play a
post-season bowl game.
The football squad, which voted
in favor of dropping from the
league to accept an alleged Orange
Bowl offer, turned the matter over
to the board.
Ready For Finale
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PROBABLE STARTING LINEUPS
Oklahoma Fos. Nebraska
Max Boydtton LE..... Andy Loehr
Jim Davis LT Jim Oliver
Dick Bowman LG Kay Curtis
Tom Catlln C Bob Oberlln
J. D. Roberts , RG George Prochaska.
Melvln Brown RT Harvey Goth
Carl Allison RE Emll Radlk
Eddie Crovvder QB John Bordogna
Billy Vessels MI Bob Reynolds
Merrill Green RII....V Dennis Korlnek
Buck McPhail FB Ray Novak
Kay Keller LE Biu scnabacker
Don Brown LT Jerry Mlnnlek
J. D. Roberts w n oqm
Roger Nelson RG Max Klteelman
Jerry Ingram Rr tua unsmann
Gene Calame RE Jerry Yeager
Sam Allen LB ven mois
Carl Allison LH Dan Brown
Jack Ging RH Bob Smith
Larry Grlgg Safety Charles Chamley
36th straight Big Seven
Coach Bill Glassford's Husker
eleven will be biting off a huge
chaw Saturday when they meet
the Oklahoma Sooners at Norman.
Oklahoma, ranked fifth in the
nation this week, can capture
the Big Seven erown for the
fifth straight year with a win
over the Huskers.
Guard Charley Bryant will not
enter the final gome of the 1952
season. The soph workhorse ag
grevated a back injury which he
received against Minnesota last
week. He will be replaced by
Prochaska started at tackle
against .the Gophers. He will
move to guard to make room for
Jim Oliver at his starting of
fensive tackle position.
The Sooners are favored by
three touchdowns. Coach Bud
Wilkinson's team will be after its
without a defeat.
Ends Andy Loehr, Ted Con
nor, Emil Badlk, Bill Schabacker,
Ken Moore, Jerry Yeager.
Tackles Jim Oliver, Harvey
Goth, Ed Husmann, Jerry Mln
nick, Max Kitzelman, Don Glantz.
Guards George Prochaska,
Kay Curtis, Jerry Paulson, Carl
Brasee, Don Boll, Bob Wagner.
Centers Bob Oberlln, Dick
Watson, Verl Scott.
Quarterbacks John Bordogna,
Duane Rankin, Dan Brown.
Halfbacks Bob Reynolds, Jim
Cederdahl, Bill Thayer, Bob
Smith, Dennis Korinek, Dierks
Rolston, George Gohde, Jim Som
mers Chuck Chamley.
Fullbacks George Cifra, Ray
Novak, Jim Yeisley.
Bolster Cage Squad
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THREATENS OKLAHOMA . . . Bob Reynolds, Nebraska's left
halfback who starred as an Ail-American In 1950, will definitely
V. ..! Vi ih Siuinert Satnrdnv ll'hrn the Huskers DlaV at
Norman. Reynolds always seems to have his great game against
Oklahoma. During both his sophomore and junior years against
the Sooners, he has been a leading ground-gainer and scorer for
the NU team. He will be game captain Saturday for his last game
In a Nebraska uniform.
Gophers Need Upset Win Over
Badgers For Rose Bowl Chance
Iowa State, Kansas State
Play For League Cellar
The two hard luck teams of the
Big Seven conference, Iowa State
and Kansas State, close out their
football seasons in the Wildcats'
Memorial Stadium at Manhattan
Saturday. Although the battle will
only decide which team "escapes
the cellar, the determination to
bv themselves in 194L
The season marks of 2 wins,
6 losses for the Cyclones and 1
win, 8 losses for the Wildcats,
belies the football ability of the
two squads. Both teams have
traveled the thorny Big Seven
trail in addition to stepping out-
win is of championship propor-i side the conference to face
An upset victory over the title1
and Rose Bowl intent University
of Wisconsin eleven Saturday at
Madison before a sellout audience
of 51,200 could give the Univer
sity of Minnesota football team its
best Big 10 Conference season
since 1941 when the Gophers
came up with their last unde
feated national championship ag
gregation. A 4-1-1 mark would result
from a Minnesota win over the
powerful and highly-favored
Badgers. The best league mark
established by any Maroon and
Gold grid squad since 1941 is
the 4-2 record of the 1949 edi
tion. Rarely in the 62-year-old his
tory of this neighborly rivallry has
there been so much at stake. The
Badgers won their last Big 10 title
in 1912 just 40 years ago. They
have come close in recent years
but always "blew" a key game or
two. The surprising Gophers like
wise will be super-charged with
incentive for it is mathematically
possible for them to bring home
the first Conference bunting since
A decision over Wisconsin
while Michigan and Purdue
were losing to Ohio State and
Indiana, respectively, would
live the Gophers the undisputed
title. If Purdue and Minnesota
both win while Michigan is los
ing, a title tie could result It
could even be a 8-way affair
if Michigan and Ohio State were
to tie while Minnesota and the
Boilermakers were winning.
While the "experts" are virtu
ally unanimous in saying that a
Gopher win is improbable, some
7,000 Minnesota fans think enough
of the chances to make the trek
to Madison. This is a post-war
nign in migrations in Big 10 tern
Through much of the time- since
Wes Tesler took over as Minne
sota's headman in football it has
been oft-repeated that "it all de
pends on how the defense per
forms," as the Gophers have gone
along from foe to foe.
In recent games the defensive
unit has performed commend
ably. Against Wisconsin this '
Saturday it will be the offense
that will be called on to step up
its tempo as its contribution to
ward a winning effort.
So far this season in losses to
Washington, California, and Mich-
igan; victories over Northwest
ern, Illinois, Iowa, and Nebraska;
and a tie with Purdue the offense
has produced an average of 2
touchdowns per game. It got 4
Michigan, and two 'each in thei!l
other 6 games.
It is the general concensus
that it is asking too much of the
fast-improving Maroon and
Gold defenders to expect them
to hold the versatile, powerful,
and explosive Badger attack to
one or two touchdowns. Thus it
appears by concensus of those
"in the know" that AU America
Candidate Paul Giel and his
backfield cohorts will have to
make their best offensive effort
of the year if Minnesota is to
prevail in this climactic en
counter. The answer to this may be in
the making this week as Fesler
and his aides search for a right
halfback capable of delivering
against the rugged Wisconsin de
So far this season wingnaxas
Kerm Klefsaas (now ineligible).
Buzs Melghen, Mike Sullivan,
and Ralph Goode have delivered
only 91 yards In 8 games, an
average of 11 yards per game.
This has put tremendous pres
sure on the left halfback spot
manned virtually full time by
Paul Giel and on Fallbacks
John Baumgartner, Mel Holme,
and Ron Wallin.
With Mike Sullivan, wingback
starter against Nebraska, nursing
a badly bruised hip, the coaching
staff has turned to diminutive
Dale Quist, Northfield sophomore
left halfback reserve who has been
used only on kickoff plays this
fall. He will take the field against
the Badgers with only four days
of practice at the right halfback
post. Quist's play Saturday after
noon could well be a decisive fac
For the Wildcats of Kansas
State there is a chance to climb
out of the conference basement
for the first time since 1942
when K-State was fourth
ahead of Iowa State and Kansas.
And, Saturday also provides a
chance for Coach Bill Meek and
the Wildcats to score the first
K-State win over the Cyclones
since the 1942 Cats won 7-6.
Iowa State will attempt to pro
tect the record of their coach
Emmett (Abe) Stuber, who has
never dropped a game to Kansas
State since he took over head
coaching chores at Iowa State in
1947. The Cyclones also will be
trying to avoid the cellar, a spot
they have not occupied since they
shared it with Kansas in 1942 and
formidable foes. They have not
chosen the easy way.
In conference play alone, the
Cyclones have shown the better
defensive record and the Wildcat
boast of the better offense. Iowa
State has been able to score on
only one conference foe. Colorado,
as the Cyclones lost that one 12-21.'
Defensively, Iowa State has al
lowed conference opponents 140
Sophomores hold the. key to
Kansas State basketball success
There are 18 men on the Wild
cat varsity squad which will open
its season against Drake in the
Kansas State fieldhouse Decem
ber 6. Of that total 13 are soph
omores and five are lettermen.
Back to spearhead the Cats'
drive toward Big Seven and
national cage honors will be
all-American Dick Knostman,
the Wamego wonder boy who
last year drove home 390
points and grabbed 311 re
bounds in 24 games.
Also on deck to aid Knostman,
a six-foot, six-inch lad, will be
veterans Jesse Prisock, 6-5, and
Jack Carby, 6-7, at forwards;
clever Bob Rousey, 5-11, and
Gene Stauffer, 6-0, at guards.
That's an all-star cast.
Up from the freshman ranks
will be 13 of the tallest men in
K-State cage history. In fact,
this winter's Wildcat team will
be the talle$t ever coached by
Jack Gardner, K-State mentor.
Seven of the sophomores are
six feet, three Inches or better.
Here's how they line up:
Jerry Jung, former Hutchinson
star, 6-10. Gary Bercer. But
ler, Mo., 6-8; Roger Craft, 6-7,
Garden City: Walter Wolf. 6-5.
Norton; Jim Smith, 6-4, Brain
erd, Minn.; Nugent Adams, 6-4,
K.ansas city, iuo.; .Paul Fiener,
Of the sophomore group, Smith
is the most game-wise. Fresh
men were permitted varsity com
petition in the Bib Seven last
season and the Brainerd flash
participated in 20 games. He will
make a strong bid for a starting
guard post along with sophomore
Marv (Peck) Mills, a quick-moving
six-footer from Tulsa.
Kansas State will play a 21
game schedule this season.
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