The bowl season opens Dec. 1, with Florida A&M and Tennessee A&I, both undefeated, meeting in the Orange Blossom Classic in Miami. Other bowl opponents: Mississippi Southern (7-1-1) vs. West Texas State (6-2) in the Tangerine at Orlando, Fla.; George Washington (7-1-1) vs. Texas Western (9-1) in the Sun at Phoenix; Montana State (10-0) vs. St. Joseph's, Ind. (8-1) in the Aluminum at Little Rock.
QUOTE OF THE WEEK: Harold Stassen, former University of Pennsylvania president, on college football telecasts: "I think the present monopolistic restrictions on college football on television is a dark blot on the college scene."
Sideline coaching will be urged by Buff Donelli, Boston U. coach, at the next meeting of the NCAA rules committee. "A player just under the cut of first class," he explained, "needs help. I say he should get it during the game."
Two old coaches retired last week; full of years and glory: Lou Little from Columbia after 33 years and Lynn (Pappy) Waldorf, California, after 30 years. Don Faurot from Missouri coaches his last game Saturday after 28 years.