HICKMAN'S HUNCHES For Games of Saturday, October 12

Oct. 14, 1957
Oct. 14, 1957

Table of Contents
Oct. 14, 1957

Events & Discoveries
Football: Third Week
  • While the football fans above were going wild over this 72-yard run by Minnesota's Dick Larson (15) as his team beat Purdue 21-17, others divided their concentration between football and the World Series in Milwaukee—as told below

Roosevelt Raceway
  • Bringing harness racing into the big time, the pioneers of nighttime trotting at Roosevelt Raceway in suburban New York made a sensationally successful investment in COMFORT AND COLOR

Antelope Hunt
Cards On The Table
19th Hole: The Readers Take Over
Pat On The Back

HICKMAN'S HUNCHES For Games of Saturday, October 12

•Army—Notre Dame. Both teams large, lean and unlocked. Will pass if have to, but are primarily ground-minded. An edge to the Cadets. ARMY.

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•Michigan—Michigan State. Another battle between the unbeaten. Spartans stuttered in California win, while Wolverines won over weak Georgia. In a battle of the multiple offenses, a slight nod to...MICHIGAN STATE.

•Rice—Duke. Two more untested Titans tangle in Houston. Rice wrecked Stanford Saturday with the greatest of ease. Blue Devils unimpressive in Maryland win. Hard to figure but...DUKE.

•Texas—Oklahoma. Longhorns suffered unexpected loss to South Carolina Saturday, and Sooners were not too sharp against stubborn Iowa State. Both teams will be ready for this one, but still the Sooners. OKLAHOMA.

•Princeton—Pennsylvania. Quakers are coming despite two losses, but Tigers have arrived. Neither key injuries nor illness of coach can slow down their single-wing attack and stubborn defense. PRINCETON.

•Northwestern—Minnesota. Winless Wildcats were an improved team against Oregon State. Gophers just scraped by battling Boilermakers. Still undefeated...MINNESOTA.

•Baylor—Arkansas. Big Bears were waylaid by Hurricanes in Miami. Razorbacks continued winning ways over TCU. Now or never...BAYLOR.

•Ohio state—Illinois. Both teams bounced back with big wins. Unpredictable describes the Illini. Buckeyes in and out. But...OHIO STATE.


Miami over North Carolina (Oct. 11)
Southern Methodist over Missouri (Oct. 11)
Navy over California
Syracuse over Cornell
Brown over Dartmouth
Iowa over Indiana
Kansas over Iowa State
Georgia Tech over LSU
Maryland over Wake Forest
Oregon State over Idaho
Pittsburgh over Nebraska
Purdue over Wisconsin
Stanford over Washington State
Texas A&M over Houston
UCLA over Washington
Mississippi over Vanderbilt
Yale over Columbia

Last week's hunches: 16 right, 9 wrong
Record to date: 45-25-5