Friday, October 9, 2015

1958: A photo of the K-State basketball team, gathered around

Kansas State Team Huddle- March 14, 1958 Allen Field house.

Cincinnati vs. Kansas State in Midwest Regional first round game.

Kansas State won 83-80 in overtime.

Roy Dewitz scored Kansas States last 15 points including 9 points in overtime.

Photo taken for Sports Illustrated by Rich Clarkson and provided courtesy of Rich Clarkson. Rich Clarkson has had more sports illustrated covers than any other photographer and is known as the premier Sports photographer in the Nation.

I was able to reach Rich thanks to my good friend Jeff Bollig.. a HACE city boy from my old home town of HACE, Ks.. you betcha.. gella… and my #1 Jayhawk contact and active in helping me with the Triangulate News stories. This game was voted as the #1 basketball game in the nation in 1958. (L to R Matuszak, Frank, Parr, Boozer and DeWitz)

Larry Weigel, Editor, Triangulate News, 1011 Poyntz Ave, Manhattan, Ks 66502   785-537-0355

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