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HICKMAN'S HUNCHES for Games of Saturday, Nov. 26

Nov. 28, 1955
Nov. 28, 1955

Table of Contents
Nov. 28, 1955

Events & Discoveries
Spectacle
  • Cadets of the U.S. Military Academy lead disciplined ascetic lives of study and drill but football gives release

Preview
The Wonderful World Of Sport
Day By Day
Football
Sporting Look
Waterfowl Survey
Fisherman's Calendar
Acknowledgments
19th Hole: The Readers Take Over
Pat On The Back

HICKMAN'S HUNCHES for Games of Saturday, Nov. 26

•Army-Navy: Army approaches full strength for the first time this season. However, the Middies have the better all-round offense and just as much determination...NAVY.

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•LSU vs. Tulane: Both teams have come much further than expected this year, but the LSU Tigers have journeyed the furthest...LSU.

•Southern Cal vs. Notre Dame: Trojans started fast, slipped—but badly...Notre Dame started fast, erred—but momentarily. No lapses this time...NOTRE DAME.

•Boston College vs. Holy Cross: Few rivalries have been as exciting or as unpredicatble. This time, though, form will tell...BC.

•Mississippi State vs. Mississippi: Ole Miss can cinch SEC championship in this one...MISSISSIPPI.

•Oklahoma vs. Oklahoma A&M: The Aggies showed surprising life clobbering Kansas State 28-0 Saturday. Party is over, recriminations have set in...OKLAHOMA.

•Alabama vs. Auburn: How times have changed. Used to be Auburn came to this game ripe for slaughter. Tempus fugit...AUBURN.

•Miami vs. Florida: The Hurricanes are the best three-times-beaten team in the history of football. They should drown the struggling Gators...MIAMI.

•TCU vs. SMU: Mustangs headed the preseason picks in the conference. So much for prognosticators...TEXAS CHRISTIAN.

•Georgia Tech vs. Georgia: The Bulldog is having one of his worst years and nothing in Tech's makeup should make him any happier...TECH.

ALSO:

West Virginia over N.C. State (Friday)
Baylor over Rice
Tennessee over Vanderbilt
Colorado over Colorado A&M
Clemson over Furman
New Mexico over Brigham Young
Texas Tech over Hardin-Simmons
South Carolina over Virginia

Thanksgiving Day Games:

Texas A&M over Texas
Colgate over Brown
Miami (Ohio) over Cincinnati
Wyoming over Denver
Cornell over Penn
Utah over Utah State
VPI over VMI

Last week's record: 17 right, 7 wrong, 1 tie
Record to date: 180-61-9