Jan. 10, 1966
Jan. 10, 1966

Table of Contents
Jan. 10, 1966

The Hawks
Price's Prep
  • The man made famous by a colt named Carry Back is now enrolling Thoroughbred students at his unique school in Florida, where the main campus is a training track but tuition ain't hay

Carlos And Con
Tradition Sprouts
Basketball's Week
  • Conference races have barely begun, yet there remain just two undefeated teams in the country, Kentucky and Texas Western. Since most of the major preconference games are intersectionals, this indicates a continuing, welcome trend toward nationwide balance of power. Western is an independent; Kentucky meets SEC favorite Vanderbilt next Saturday

19th Hole: The Readers Take Over


14 A Cool Masterpiece
Emotion and the fundamentals of football gave the Packers their championship

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20 The Hawk Is a Mighty Hunter
St. Joseph's slaughtered visitors and neighbors in winning a noisy Quaker City tournament

24 Price's Horsy Prep
The man made famous by a colt named Carry Back is now teaching Thoroughbreds at his own unique school

28 Carlos and the King of Con
Lightweight Champion Ortiz capped his year by beating one Panamanian, but his manager beat a lot of them

32 Football's Bowl Week
The end of the season became the end of the line for three previously unbeaten teams. Photographed in color.

42 Tradition Sprouts in a Cornfield
Out in the wide Nebraska prairie a refugee from Big Ten basketball is helping to build a new school

50 They Call It Sport Now, Sarge
Traveling in a jeep once was considered hard work, but 300 clubs claim it has become a pleasure

The departments

11 Scorecard
46 People
48 Tennis
60 Basketball's Week
70 For the Record
71 19th Hole

Credits on page 70

Cover photograph by Neil Leifer


Next week

Arnold Palmer sets out to regain his lost eminence, millions of dollars are at stake and a year of big changes portends as the 1966 pro golf tour gets under way in Los Angeles.

The out Islands of the Bahamas are In. Liz Smith describes this new Polynesia of the Atlantic and Howell Conant photographs a colorful wardrobe for resorting there.

Darlin' Dick Barnett has joined the Knickerbockers of pro basketball, enlivening a dreary Madison Square Garden with his wit, his distinctive style of play and sharp apparel.