provided latest flurry in prodigal year for track's
distance men, stepped off 5,000 meters in 13 minutes 40.6 seconds at Budapest,
6.2 seconds faster than briefly held world mark of Russia's Vladimir Kuc,
lowered Chris Chataway's three-mile record by nine seconds to 13:14.2 in same
race. Laszlo Tabori finished second in Hungarian National Championship event,
Istvan Szaboin was third.
of runners doggedly circled wet track on blustery day at Walton-on-Thames,
England, broke unofficial world record set 20 years ago by Argentina's Jose
Ribas for distance covered in two hours. Winner Joe Lancaster ran 22 miles 418
yards, nearly a mile farther than old record.
Gordon Pirie, Jack Heywood, Stan
Cox were runners-up. Pirie, victor over famed Czech Emil Zatopek in races
previous week, protested, "Running that distance is daft. You won't catch
me at it again."
?Ernie Rose of
Patterson, Calif, gunned racing runabout to world Class B hydroplane
competition record of 61.058 mph in Desert Regatta over Salton Sea, Calif.
Rose's old mark: 59.840.
by upstart Minnesota's 13-point first period, lost No. 1 ranking but snatched
game, Little Brown Jug from fire 14-13, as Halfback Terry Barr blocked key
Gopher conversion try, added five-yard scoring run at Minneapolis.
220-pound end Johnny Paluck headed driving line attack that shook loose seven
Duke fumbles, paved way for 26-7 upset of fifth-ranked Blue Devils at Durham,
(no kin to late Navy Secretary) directed drive for
one score, bucked over for second, passed to End
for third in 33-0
rout of staggering Penn at Philadelphia, while first-stringer George Welsh
rested sore toe.
halfback, gained 132 yards in 15 attempts to pace 34-13
Terrapin victory over Syracuse.
Colorado 14 points, then roused to crush its Big Seven foe 56-21 at Norman,
Okla. for 24th straight victory.