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THURSDAY, OCTOBER 6, 1966

THF MIICIlGAN DAILY

PAGE NINE

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MSU

Rates

Number

Two,

With

Porter

By BILL LEVIS
Michigan defensive tackle Dave
Porter and the Michigan State
athletic department just do not
seem to get along with each other.
Porter, a junior from Lansing
Sexton-not far from the Spartan
campus-was recruited by both
Michigan State and the Wolve-I
rines after he was an all-state

that I would never start in foot-
ball, and that I would never put
out in the sport," Porter added.
Michigan State was so wrong.
The 6' 3", 237-pound education
major has started the last two
games against California and
tNorth Carolina for the Maize and
Blue. In the first game with Ore-
gon State, he alternated at the

gridder and three-time Michigan right defensive tackle spot with
state heavyweight wrestling king. l Bill Hardy.
He was also the AAU 191-pounder
wrestling champ his senior year. 1 -
to an athletic tender "mainly be- C alls
cause of the academics and wrest-
ling' program here under coach By The Associated Press 7
Cliff Keene," according to Porter. EAST LANSING-Local officials
He also noted that of the three are bracing themselves for a tra-
all-staters on the 1964 Lansing ditional battle of their own before
Sexton team, only one went to the traditional Michigan-Michigan
State and he soon decided not to State football battle Saturday in
play football. Spartan Stadium.
Banned from Gym Michigan State University police
Porter, was practicing for the have added extra observers to the
1964 Olympic wrestling; trials in force to watch for signs of "school
one of the Spartan's gym, when spirit" from Michigan students,
his disenchantment with State who often in the past have "deco-
began. Spartan wrestling coach rated" MSUbuildings.
Biggie Munn banned Porter from ! "Anyone caught at it probably
using the MSU facilities after he will be charged with malicious de-
had signed to go to school in Ann struction," said Ingham County
Arbor. There hasn't been mutual Prosecutor Donald Reisig. Several
admiration bewteen the two ever years ago, students caused nearly
since. $3,000 in damages to university
"After I came to Michigan, buildings in the week before the
Michigan State even began to say game.

There probably was no question,
though, that the Spartans felt
highly of Porter's wrestling abili-
ty. Just to make sure that State
noticed him, Porter won both the
Big Ten and the NCAA heavy-
weight championships last spring,
as a sophomore.
Porter, who played both offen-
sive and defensive tackle in high
school, was an offensive guard on
the Wolverine squad last year be-
)ut Troops
7 MSU police also are watching
for persons trying to sell tickets
to the game at prices above those
shown on the ticket. The 76,000
seats for the game have been sold
out since last June.
Ticket scalping is a misdemea-
nor, and plainclothesmen often
circulate in pre-game crowds to
watch for it.'
"Some fans have been 'scalped'
in recent years when they bought
a student's ticket," said MSU
Ticket Manager Bill Beardsley.
"When the fan presented the
ticket at the stadium, the gate
keepers kept him out because he
didn't have a student identifica-
tion card," he explained. "The
student ticket, by itself, is worth-
less," he added.

-Daily-Ron Holcomb
MICHIGAN DEFENSIVE RIGHT TACKLE Dave Porter is about
to pounce upon one of North Carolina quarterback Danny Tal-
bott's passes. Porter has started the last two games for the
Wolverines.

hind Henry Hanna and now-
graduated Dennis Flanafan. Last1
spring, to bolster the Michigan de-t
fense, he was switched to a defen-f
sive guard position. This fall,I
though, Porter was moved to de-I
fensive tackle, a spot he retainsi
today.
The junior tackle prefers de-
fense to offense. He said that "de-
fense is easier to play and it is
also more emotional than offense."
Lot of Gast
Porter did say that he gets "ai
lot of gas about going here" fromt
his friends in Lansing. He feels
thoughthat ''therMichigan StateI
remarks are more cynical thanI
kidding. Actually, it's kind of fun-
ny. They are acting so juvenile
about it."
The NCAA wrestling champ did
say that "it is easier to get up for
the Michigan State games than
the others, especially for (Tim)
Radigan, (Frank) Nunley and my-
self. Radigan went to St. Mary's
in Lansing and Nunley had some
association with the school before
he came here."
"It is easier for the whole team
to get up for the game because
we, are such close rivals. You've
also got to remember that itist
our first Big Ten game of the
year."~
Porter does not see any disad-
vantage to playing in Spartan
Stadium. "Actually, there are9
good aspects to playing either
home or away, but playing away,
you have to concentrate more," he
added.
Blocked Pass
He did feel that some of the
players were looking beyond the
North Carolina game last weekend,"
which the Wolverines lost 21-7,E
to the encounter with the numberI
one ranked Spartans. Porter didp
have a satisfactory moment in theE
loss to the Tar Heels, though,
when he was able to block one of
quarterback Danny Talbott's pass-
es, one of the rare happy notes
of the afternoon for the Wolver-
ines.
Game on TVt
Avid football fans who are will-E
ing to gamble might be able toE
see some Michigan football thist
Saturday without attending thec
Hill Aud. giant screen closed cir-
cuit version.
Television station WMSB in
Lansing (channel 10) plans to
carry the game after the World
Series game ends. A station
spokesman said Ann Arbor is
within broadcast range although'
many students claim they are un-
able to pick it up. '
Of course even if the picture is
perfect, there is now way of know-
ing how much of the M-MSU con-c
test will be aired. The Series game,
being played in Baltimore, beginsK
at noon, and if it should be a
lengthy affair, there won't be
much football shown. The Mich-
igan game begins at 1:30 p.m.

to regret. Well, that's the price you some-
Porter noted that he has never times have to pay when you are.
lost a match in a dual meet in wrestling between two loves.
The
' _ - By Jim Tindall
Just 64 Years Ago.
Michigan 119, M.AiC. 0
When several Wally Webers are gathered together to chirp about
the "grand old days" of Michigan football, they will surely recall the
"Snow Bowl," the first game in Illinois' "Sucker Bowl," and the initial
"Little Brown Jug" tussle, but on this day it seems only fitting and
proper to recall still another Michigan grid classic-The 1902 Michi-
gan-M.A.C. game.
Approximately 64 years ago this week (a number of no par-
ticular significance) Michigan took the field against the forces
from Michigan Agricultural College (no longer COMPLETELY
agricultural) and forty minutes later, with touchdowns valued
at only five points apiece, the score was 119-0.
. THE DAILY, then the DAILY NEWS, recorded the action thusly:
"In a game replete with brilliant plays of every description, which time
and again brought the large crowd of rooters to its feet, Michigan
piled up the almost unparalleled score of 119 points on the team from
Michigan Agricultural College." The "almost" should perhaps be
emphasized since the Wolverines under Coach Fielding Yost had
edged Buffalo by the score of 128-0 only a year before.
This contest, played on a Wednesday afternoon, might have
set one record, however, since the halftime score was 71-0. The
Daily News said, "This number of points is in all probability a
world's record." Indeed, that Wednesday afternoon might have
been one of the darkest in Aggie history.
One interesting sidelight of the game was that Coach Yost had
been tight-lipped, in almost Bump-like fashion, prior to the game.
"I'll have to wait to see what kind of team they have," he pronounced.
After the game Yost announced that he was pleased with his team's
effort and particularly with his kicker. Lawrence (who apparently
had no first name) booted 19 out of 20 PATs in the contest, and the
one he missed went awry "by only the slightest margin." Can Dick
Kenney say the same?
The game appeared to get out of hand from the very begin-
ning as Michigan star halfback Herrnstein paraded through the
entire State team for a 95-yard runback with the opening kickoff.
Michigan had the ball twice more in the next 113 seconds, and the
Wolverines scored twice on runs of 64 and 35 yards by Gravener
and Herrnstein. Well, when the last pieces of the tattered farm-
ers had finally settled, Herrnstein had six TDs, Gravener four,
Dickey three Redden two, Cole two, Jones one jidston one and
Carter one. A total of twenty.
Some of the play-by-play, written in Chicago Tribune fashion,
went as follows: ". . . Michigan's Maddock then butted three MAC
players over with his head. At this stage the farmers (that's right)
were given the ball for holding the line."
In closing, the Daily News noted, "The wind was from the
southwest. Michigan won the toss and chose the West goal." Per-
haps that same ill wind will blow for MSU on Saturday.

Porter, who is probably betterI
known for his wrestling prowess,
has no real preference between
football and grappling. "When I
first came here, I preferred wrest-
ling, but now the two sports are
pretty even."
He chose Michigan after going
over the good points of both Mich-
igan and MSU with his high
school wrestling coach and came
to the conclusion that Michigan
had more to offer than MSU. It
is a decision that he seems not

his wrestling career. Then, leaning
back in his chair with a grin on
his face, he remembered he once
suffered a defeat while in seventh
grade. Well, nobody's perfect.
After being banned from prac-
tieingfor the 1964 Olympic trials
at Michigan State, Porter con-
tinued to practice elsewhere
Wrestling at 213, he was winning,
his way up to the finals. Then the
unexpected happened. Two days.
before the finals, he broke his foot.
-playing touch football.

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