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COMING EVENTS January 13 through January 22

Jan. 16, 1956
Jan. 16, 1956

Table of Contents
Jan. 16, 1956

Events & Discoveries
Spectacle
SI Tests The New Chevrolet Corvette
The Wonderful World Of Sport
Part II
Preview

COMING EVENTS January 13 through January 22

[TV]TV [NETWORK RADIO]NETWORK RADIO: ALL TIMES ARE E.S.T. EXCEPT WHEN OTHERWISE NOTED

This is an article from the Jan. 16, 1956 issue Original Layout

FRIDAY, JANUARY 13

Basketball

Arkansas vs. Rice, Fayetteville, Ark.
San Francisco vs. Fresno St., San Francisco.
S. Carolina vs. N. Carolina, Columbia, S.C.
Virginia Tech vs. G. Washington, Blacksburg, Va.
W. Virginia vs. Penn State, Morgantown, W. Va.

(Professionals)
Boston vs. Syracuse & Rochester vs. St. Louis, Boston.

Boat Show
Natl. Motorboat Show, N. Y. (through Jan. 22).

Boxing

[TV][NETWORK RADIO]Ludwig Lightburn vs. Joey Lopes, lightweights, San Francisco (10 rds.), 7 p.m. P.S.T. (NBC).

Rodeo
Natl. Western Stock Show, Denver (through Jan. 21).

Tennis

Phoenix Thunderbird Invitational tournament, Phoenix, Ariz, (through Jan. 15).
World Tennis Tour, Indianapolis.

SATURDAY, JANUARY 14

Auto Racing
Torrey Pines sports car races, La Jolla, Calif. (also Jan. 15).

Basketball

Alabama vs. Auburn, Montgomery, Ala.
Arkansas St. vs. Memphis St., Jonesboro, Ark.
Canisius vs. Dayton, Buffalo.
Clemson vs. N. Carolina, Clemson, S.C.
Duke vs. Maryland, Durham, N.C.
Holy Cross vs. Boston U., Worcester, Mass.
Indiana vs. Illinois, Bloomington, Ind.
Kentucky vs. LSU, Lexington, Ky.
[TV] Michigan St. vs. Purdue, East Lansing, Mich., 2 p.m. C.S.T. (CBS). Men to watch: State's Julius McCoy (15) & Purdue's Joe Sexson (34).
Ohio State vs. Wisconsin, Columbus, Ohio.
Temple vs. Manhattan, Philadelphia.
Tulsa vs. Wichita, Tulsa.
Vanderbilt vs. Mississippi, Nashville.
VMI vs. Geo. Washington, Lexington, Va.

(Professionals)

New York vs. St. Louis, New York.
Minneapolis vs. Fort Wayne, Minneapolis.
Rochester vs. Syracuse, Rochester.
[TV] Philadelphia vs. Boston, Philadelphia, 3 p.m. (NBC*).

Golf
Sea Island Open tournament (women), Sea Island, Ga. (also Jan. 15).

Hockey

Montreal vs. Boston, Montreal.
Toronto vs. New York, Toronto.
Chicago vs. Detroit, St. Louis.

Horse Racing

El Encino Handicap (turf), $20,000, 1¼ m.,4-yr.-olds up & San Fernando Stakes, $25,000, 1 1/16 m., 4-yr.-olds, Santa Anita Pk., Arcadia, Calif.

Tennis
World Tennis Tour, Louisville.

Track & Field
Knights of Columbus meet, Boston.

SUNDAY, JANUARY 15

Basketball

(Professionals)

Boston vs. New York, Boston.
Syracuse vs. Rochester, Syracuse, N.Y.
Fort Wayne vs. Minneapolis, Fort Wayne, Ind.
St. Louis vs. Philadelphia, St. Louis.

Football
Pro Bowl, East vs. West, Los Angeles.

Hockey

Detroit vs. Montreal, Detroit.
Boston vs. Toronto, Boston.
Chicago vs. New York, Chicago.

Sailing
Inter-American race, San Diego to Acapulco, starts.

MONDAY, JANUARY 16

Basketball

Indiana vs. Mich. St., Bloomington, Ind.
Kansas vs. Iowa St., Lawrence, Kan.
N. Carolina vs. Maryland, Chapel Hill, N.C.
Purdue vs. Illinois, Lafayette, Ind.
Rice vs. Texas, Houston.
Vanderbilt vs. Miss. St., Nashville.

Bobsledding
Olympic eliminations start, Cortina D'Ampezzo, Italy.

Horse Racing
Tropical Handicap, $35,000, 1‚⅛ m., 3-yr.-olds up, Tropical Pk., Coral Gables, Fla.

TUESDAY, JANUARY 17

Basketball

(Leading college games)
Holy Cross vs. Dartmouth, Worcester, Mass.

Professionals)

Boston vs. Fort Wayne, Charlotte, N.C.
Minneapolis vs. St. Louis, Kansas City, Mo.
New York vs. Rochester, New York.

Hockey
Chicago vs. New York, Omaha.

Horse Racing
Hialeah Inaugural Handicap, $20,000, 6 f., 3-yr.-olds up, Hialeah Pk., Hialeah, Fla.

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 18

Basketball

Dayton vs. Villanova, Dayton, Ohio.
Louisville vs. Memphis St., Louisville, Ky.
N. Carolina vs. N.C. State, Chapel Hill, N.C.
Pitt vs. W. Virginia, Pittsburgh.

(Professionals)

Boston vs. Fort Wayne, Miami, Fla.
Minneapolis vs. Philadelphia, St. Paul.
Rochester vs. New York, Rochester.

Boxing

[TV][NETWORK RADIO]Sandy Saddler vs. Flash Elorde, World's Feather-weight Championship, Cow Palace, San Francisco (15 rds.), 7 p.m. P.S.T. (ABC*).

Hockey
Toronto vs. Montreal, Toronto.

Tennis
World Tennis Tour, Philadelphia.

THURSDAY, JANUARY 19

Basketball

(Professionals)

Syracuse vs. Minneapolis, Syracuse, N.Y.
Fort Wayne vs. St. Louis, New Orleans.

Golf
Tampa Open tournament (women), Tampa, Fla. (through Jan. 22).

Hockey

Montreal vs. Toronto, Montreal.
Detroit vs. Boston, Detroit.

Tennis
World Tennis Tour, Washington, D.C. (also Jan. 20).

FRIDAY, JANUARY 20

Basketball

Holy Cross vs. American Intl., Worcester, Mass. Iowa St. vs. Drake, Ames, Iowa.
Washington (St. L.) vs. Memphis St., St. Louis.

(Professionals)
Boston vs. St. Louis & New York vs. Minneapolis, Boston.

Boxing

[TV][NETWORK RADIO]Gil Turner vs. Gene Fullmer, middleweights, Syracuse, N.Y. (10 rds.), 10 p.m. (NBC).

Golf
Convair-San Diego Open tournament, San Diego (through Jan. 23).

Hockey
Chicago vs. Boston, Chicago.

Sailing
Fort Lauderdale-to-Bimini ocean race starts.

Track & Field
Philadelphia Inquirer games, Philadelphia.

SATURDAY, JANUARY 21

Auto Racing
SCAA Frostbite Race, Fort Worth (also Jan. 22).

Basketball

Alabama vs. La. College, Tuscaloosa, Ala.
Baylor vs. Rice, Waco, Texas.
Dayton vs. Xavier (Ohio), Dayton, Ohio.
[TV] Michigan vs. Iowa, Ann Arbor, Mich., 2 p.m. C.S.T. (CBS). Men to watch: Iowa's Carl Cain (21) & Michigan's Ron Kramer (27).
Mich. St. vs. Minnesota, E. Lansing, Mich.
N.C. State vs. Wm. & Mary, Raleiph, N.C.
Purdue vs. Ohio St., Lafayette, Ind.
Temple vs. Lehigh, Philadelphia.
Tennessee vs. Kentucky, Knoxville, Tenn.
Vanderbilt vs. Ga. Tech, Nashville.

(Professionals)

[TV]New York vs. Minneapolis, New York, 3 p.m. (NBC*).
Rochester vs. St. Louis, Rochester.
Philadelphia vs. Fort Wayne & Boston vs. Syracuse, Philadelphia.

Hockey

Montreal vs. New York, Montreal.
Toronto vs. Detroit, Toronto.

Horse Racing

Hibiscus Stakes, $20,000, 6 f., 3-yr.-olds, c & g, Hialeah Pk., Hialeah, Fla.
Santa Maria Stakes, $20,000, 7 f., 3-yr.-olds up, f & m, & Santa Catalina Handicap, $25,000, 1‚⅛ m., 4-yr.-olds up, Santa Anita Pk., Arcadia, Calif.

Ice Skating
Great Lakes championships (speed), West Allis, Wis. (also Jan. 22).

Skiing
Natl. jumping championships, Westby, Wis. (also Jan. 22).

Tennis
World Tennis Tour, Boston.

Track & Field
Washington Evening Star meet, including AAU Sr. Women's Indoor championships, Washington, D.C.

SUNDAY, JANUARY 22

Auto Racing
NASCAR 150-m. late model race, Phoenix, Ariz.

Basketball

(Professionals)

Boston vs. Philadelphia, Boston.
Syracuse vs. St. Louis, Syracuse, N.Y.
Fort Wayne vs. Rochester, Fort Wayne, Ind.
Minneapolis vs. New York, Minneapolis.

Hockey

Chicago vs. Montreal, Chicago.
Detroit vs. Toronto, Detroit.
Boston vs. New York, Boston.

Tennis
World Tennis Tour, Baltimore.

*See local listing.