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Page 128 text:
Starting off with a very heavy schedule and anly a week of training behind them, the Maroon and White basketeers hopped into their first game of the season and defeated Ouachita College of Arkansas, 38 to 24. The Gents had the services of five returning let- termen, including three seniors and two juniors, along with eight sophomores. In the final standings of the year, the Maroon and Whites won nine games and lost eight in the S.I. A. A. Conference and won six in non-conference bat- tles. GENTLE Jowers and Boweiman retrieve the ball horn a Loyola man. Outstanding players for the Gentlemen during the past season were Captain Max Bowerman, a little fellow with plenty of scrap and determination to make up for his height; A. R. Jowers, sophomore high scoring ace; Delwin Heft, fast break- ing guard; Flash Harmon, sparkplug of the team; and Alex Penny, tall dependable forward. These boys usually made up the starting five, while the reserve team was made up entirely of sophomores. Of these, Melbourne Crawford should be given credit for being a sparkplug whenever needed; Ed Murphy also did his share of being a good utility man; Tyler Pirtle, Claude Teel, Lavelle Murphy, and John Carter were the other reserves who were ready to help whenever the need for replacements was felt.
Page 127 text:
BASKETBALL At the half of every basketball game while spectators munch peanuts, gossip, or take a stretch, the coach and the boys on the squad gather in the locker rooms and put their heads together for a council-of-war. They have seen by now how the enemy works and they put all of their strategy together to counter-attack the opponent ' s plans. Finally the time comes for the last half. Eager to try out their new ideas, they present such a picture of enthusiasm and determination that you know that as long as we have students such as these enrolled in our college, Centenary will never die.
Page 129 text:
The only incident to mar the season was the loss of Captain John Manson who underwent an opera- tion on his knee. The Gents lost the services of Pete Williams, Sam Ails, and Lewis Bradley from last year ' s squad through graduation. Returning lettermen included Max Bowerman (Captain), Ted Olzack, Weenie Bynum, Bob Barrie, and Lurlin Harmon. Sophomore candidates were Claude Teel, A. R. Jowers, Alex Penny, Melbourne Craw- ford, Ed Murphy, Delwin Heft, Tyler Pirtle and Lavelle Murphy. In the next five games the Gentlemen went down in defeat but these setbacks were not cause for excess mourning for their opponents were Texas Christian University, Texas Tech, and Rice Institute, readily recognized as tough on anybody ' s schedule. Christmas holidays rolled around and, while everyone else went home for a vacation, the basketball team packed its grips and headed for Yankee-land and its annual barnstorming tour. MEN ON THE COURT Back row — Hetl, L. Murphy, E. Murphy, Teel. Front row — Coach Smith, Bowerman, Jowers, Penny, Crawlorcl, Harmon. Front center — Waller O ' Roark, mascot. 1
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