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COMING EVENTS JAN. 17-JAN. 26

Jan. 20, 1958
Jan. 20, 1958

Table of Contents
Jan. 20, 1958

Fisherman's Calendar
Acknowledgments
Florida Storm
  • New Year's Day was clear and warm in Florida as vacationing yachtsmen put to sea—but nature, as is all too frequently her wont, had her own hideous plans for the opening of the biggest southern holiday in years. Here, with the help of its correspondents, and of the navy, the Coast Guard and the U.S. Weather Bureau, Sports Illustrated assembles the story:

Spectacle
  • Tenacity, natural rhythm and a quick, sure eye have made lanky Neil Johnston Philadelphia's man of distinction for seven seasons

Preview
NCAA Convention
Acapulco Race
Tip From The Top
19th Hole: The Readers Take Over

COMING EVENTS JAN. 17-JAN. 26

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This is an article from the Jan. 20, 1958 issue

All times E.S.T. except where otherwise noted

FRIDAY, JANUARY 17

Basketball

(Professional)

Cincinnati vs. Detroit, Minneapolis vs. St. Louis at Detroit.
Syracuse vs. Boston, New York vs. Philadelphia at Boston.

Boating

Northwest Iceboating Championship, Gull Lake, Mich. (through Jan. 19).
National Motor Boat Show, New York (through Jan. 26).

Boxing
[TV][NETWORK RADIO]Harold Johnson vs. Bert Whitehurst, heavyweights, 10 rds., Syracuse, N.Y., 10 p.m. (NBC).

Golf
Tijuana Open Invitational, $15,000, Tijuana, Mexico (through Jan. 20).

Horse Racing
Royal Poinciana Handicap, $20,000, 3-yr.-olds & up, 6 f., Hialeah, Fla.

Racquets
Western Racquets Singles & Doubles Championships, Detroit.

Shooting
Royal Palm Winter Open Skeet Shoot, West Palm Beach, Fla. (through Jan. 19).

Skating
Middle Atlantic Figure Skating Championships, New York (through Jan. 19).

SATURDAY, JANUARY 18

Basketball

(Leading college games)

[TV]Clemson vs. North Carolina, Clemson, S.C., 2:30 p.m. (Atlantic Coast Conference Regional; Sports Network, Inc.).
Drake vs. Bradley, Des Moines, Iowa.
[TV]Northwestern vs. Michigan State, Evanston, Ill., 4:30 p.m. (Midwest Regional; Sports Network, Inc.).
Oklahoma vs. Kansas State, Norman, Okla.
UCLA vs. Southern California, Los Angeles.

(Professional)

Boston at Philadelphia.
[TV]Detroit at St. Louis, 2 p.m. (NBC).
Syracuse at New York.

Golf
[TV]All-Star Golf, Stan Leonard vs. Lloyd Mangrum, Apple Valley, Calif., 4 p.m. in each time zone (ABC).

Hockey

Boston at Montreal.
Detroit at Toronto.
[TV]New York at Chicago, 2 p.m. (CBS).

Horse Racing

Santa Catalina Handicap, $25,000, 4-yr.-olds & up, 1‚⅛ m., Santa Anita, Calif.
Santa Monica Handicap, $20,000, 3-yr.-olds & up (fillies & mares), 7 furlongs, Santa Anita, Calif.
[TV][NETWORK RADIO]The Hibiscus, $20,000, 3-yr.-olds (colts & geldings), 6 f., Hialeah, Fla., 4:30 p.m. (NBC).

Track & Field
Massachusetts K of C Track Meet, Boston.

SUNDAY, JANUARY 19

Basketball

(Professional)

Cincinnati at St. Louis.
Detroit at Minneapolis.
New York at Syracuse.
Philadelphia at Boston.

Boating
San Diego to Acapulco, Ocean Sailing Race, San Diego.

Bowling
[TV]All-Star Match Bowling Tournament, $36,255, finals, Minneapolis, 9 p.m. (ABC).

Hockey

Montreal at Boston.
New York at Detroit.
Toronto at Chicago.

MONDAY, JANUARY 20

Basketball

(Leading college games)

Bradley vs. Portland, Peoria, Ill.
Maryland vs. North Carolina State, College Park, Md.

Boxing
[TV]Harold Gomes vs. Gil Cadilli, featherweights, 10 rds., St. Nick's, N.Y., 10 p.m. (DuMont).

Hockey
(Leading college game)
Boston vs. Boston College, Boston.

TUESDAY, JANUARY 21

Basketball
(Professional)
East-West All-Star Game at St. Louis.

Boxing
Tony DeMarco vs. Virgil Akins, welterweights, 15 rds., Boston.

Golf
PGA Seniors Championship, $10,000, Dunedin, Fla. (through Jan. 26).

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 22

Basketball

(Professional)

Boston at Minneapolis.
Cincinnati at Syracuse.
New York at Detroit.

Boating
Mid-Winter Thistle Class Sailing Championship, St. Petersburg, Fla. (through Jan. 24).

Boxing
[TV]Holly Mims vs. Bobby Boyd, middleweights, 10 rds., Miami Beach, 10 p.m. (ABC).

Hockey
Montreal at Toronto.

Horse Racing

The Jasmine, $20,000, 3-yr.-old fillies, 6 furlongs, Hialeah, Fla.
San Vicente Handicap, $20,000, 3-yr.-olds, 7 furlongs, Santa Anita, Calif.

THURSDAY, JANUARY 23

Boat Show
Ft. Wayne Sports Vacation & Boat Show, Ft. Wayne, Ind. (through Jan. 28).

Golf
Thunderbird Invitational, $15,000, Palm Springs, Calif. (through Jan. 26).

Hockey
Chicago at Boston.

Skating
Canadian Figure Skating Championships, Ottawa, Ont. (through Jan. 25).

FRIDAY, JANUARY 24

Basketball

(Leading college games)

Oregon State vs. Washington, Corvallis, Ore.
San Francisco vs. San Francisco State, San Francisco.
Utah vs. Brigham Young, Salt Lake City.

(Professional)

New York at Boston.
Philadelphia at Cincinnati.

Boxing
[TV][NETWORK RADIO]Joe Brown vs. Ernie Williams, lightweights, 10 rds., Washington, D.C., 10 p.m. (NBC).

Hockey
(Leading college game)
North Dakota vs. Michigan State, Grand Forks, N. Dak.

Rodeo
Southwestern Exposition Rodeo, $33,250, Fort Worth (through Feb. 2).

Track & Field
Philadelphia Inquirer Track Meet, Philadelphia.

SATURDAY, JANUARY 25

Basketball

(Leading college games)

Cincinnati vs. Wichita, Cincinnati.
Illinois vs. Notre Dame, Chicago.
Iowa State vs. Kansas State, Ames, Iowa.
Memphis State vs. Mississippi, Memphis.
Michigan State vs. Northwestern, East Lansing, Mich.
Minnesota vs. Iowa, Minneapolis, 4:30 p.m. (Midwest Regional; Sports Network, Inc.).
St. Joseph's vs. Temple, Philadelphia.
Washington vs. Oregon State, Seattle.

(Professional)

Boston at Syracuse.
[TV]Minneapolis at New York, 2 p.m. (NBC).
St. Louis at Detroit.

Bobsledding
World Bobsled Championship, Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany (also Jan. 26, Feb. 1, 2).

Dog Show
Maryland Kennel Club Show, Baltimore (also Jan. 26).

Hockey

(Leading college games)

Denver vs. RPI, Denver.
North Dakota vs. Michigan State, Grand Forks, N. Dak.

(Professional)

Chicago at Montreal.
[TV]Detroit at Boston, 3 p.m. (CBS).
New York at Toronto.

Horse Racing

Santa Anita Maturity, $100,000, 4-yr.-olds, 1¼ m., Santa Anita, Calif.
[TV][NETWORK RADIO]Royal Palm Handicap, $25,000, 3-yr.-olds & up, 1‚⅛ m., Hialeah, Fla., 4:30 p.m. (NBC).

SUNDAY, JANUARY 26

Basketball

(Professional)

Detroit at Cincinnati.
New York at Minneapolis.
Philadelphia at St. Louis.
Syracuse at Boston.

Hockey

Montreal at Detroit.
New York at Chicago.
Toronto at Boston.

Skiing
Giant Slalom Trophy Race, Stowe, Vt. (also Jan. 27).

*See local listing.