February 01, 1925
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field goals for Morehouse. Clark counted twice from the floor and
Capt. Taylor rang up his first field goal of the evening. Three more
Bailey free tosses piled up the Morehouse total to 13 points. With
Wilberforce held to a single field basket and three foul-line shots, the
half ended with Wilberforce a five-point trailer.
Archer’s brace of field goals opened the second half. Taylor ad
ded three foul shots and a successful toss from the field before his
fourth personal foul was called. Clark was forced out of the game
on fouls and Wilberforce got its scoring machine under way. Capt.
Lewis piled up four field goals- Ward made good on three chances
from the foul line and Harding added a pair of free tosses to a pair
of field goals. With shots raining at the baskets, confusion in the
scoring caused a rush for the exits when the score was announced at
the ending of the second half as Morehouse^ 25; Wilberforce, 24. With
the correct figures proving a tie-up, the extra period was started.
Ward accounted for two field baskets and a foul shot, while Huff
took on a field goal to swell the Wilberforce count. Morehouse had
to content herself with a Sapp foul shot and a pair of free tosses by
Wilberforce (32) Morehouse (28)
Redden F. Sykes
Lewis F..- Clark
Ward C Traylor
Harding G- ?■'. Bailey
Huff G Archer
Substitutions: Wilberforce, Smith and Slater; Morehouse, Dobbs
and Sapp. Points Lewis 10, Ward 13, Harding 7, Huff 2, Sykes 2,
Clark 2, Traylor 7, Bailey 6, Archer 8, Sapp 3. Referee, Brandis.
Umpire, Matheny. Scorer L. Slater Baynes, Morehouse.
MOREHOUSE SWAMPS A. & T. 69—18
- By L. Slater Baynes
On the night of January 29th, Morehouse College unmasked such
a wonderful system of Basketball that Greensboro A. &. T. College
was completely deluged- In the first half Morehouse completely out
classed and out-played her opponents making 32 points to A. & T.
College 5. The last half was a repitition of the first with A. &. T.
Basketeers shooting a little more accurately. Throughout the game
the Morehouse players showed an excellent passing system- Traylor
took away individual honors by making 18 points. Archer next with
17 r and Clark 10.
MOREHOUSE COLLEGE RUNS OVER ATLANTA UNIVERSITY
Morehouse College showed herself complete master of Atlanta
University when they defeated them in an exciting game of basket
ball Friday afternoon January 30th. The score does not give an inkling
of the game that was played because A. U. although outplayed, in all