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A roundup of the week Aug. 19-25
September 02, 1974
BASEBALL—TAIWAN, the Far East representative, won its fourth consecutive Little League World Championship, defeating Red Bluff, Calif. 12-1 in the final game, at Williamsport, Pa. (page 40).
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September 02, 1974

A Roundup Of The Week Aug. 19-25

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NAMED: KEN TRICKEY, 40, as head basketball coach at Iowa State University, replacing Maury John, who resigned recently because of illness. Coaching at Oral Roberts (1969-74), Trickey compiled a 118-23 record and directed the Titans into the 1974 NCAA quarterfinals.

PLEADED GUILTY: GEORGE M. STEIN-BRENNER III, majority stockholder of the New York Yankees, to charges of illegal expenditure of corporate funds for campaign contributions.

DIED: GENE GEDMAN, 42, Detroit Lions halfback and member of the 1953 and 1957 championship squads; of a heart attack; in Chicago.

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