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Students of the University of Houston. Houstonian 1946 - Sports. Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries. University of Houston Digital Library. Web. April 20, 2014. http://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/yearb/item/982/show/935.

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Students of the University of Houston. Houstonian 1946 - Sports. Houstonian Yearbook Collection. Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries. Retrieved from http://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/yearb/item/982/show/935

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Title Houstonian 1946
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  • Students of the University of Houston
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  • University of Houston
Caption The Houstonian is the official yearbook of the University of Houston.
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  • University of Houston
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Title Sports
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  • Students of the University of Houston
Caption The Houstonian is the official yearbook of the University of Houston.
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  • University of Houston
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Transcript University Coaches Top row, lejt to right, John E. Hoff, tennis; J. R. Brundage, golf; and Jewell Wallace, foothall. Bottom row, left to right, Alden Pasche. basketball, and Harry H. Fouke, athletic director. Not pictured is Jack Patterson, track coach. This year sports fans throughout Houston and its surrounding territory witnessed the University of Houston Cougars for the first time in intercollegiate competition. It was a year of firsts for the institution, with Athletic Director Harry H. Fouke talcing over duties of organization in the field or sports. When the Cougar basketball team took the field for the first time this year, few of its most rabid followers expected that they would win the Lone Star Conference championship, let alone capture about every L.S.C. scoring record set in previous years. Even though the ( oiigars played ten games, as compared with the eight-game conference of the old days, they overcame each scoring record by a sufficient margin to show their superiority. In Guy Lewis, the University's great center, they had a man who scored 210 points and broke the past record of [38 points for the season. During the first seven games, Lewis scored 142 points to put him in front ol all competition. By tossing 71 field goals, he also topped the old mark of 57 made in 1941. V ilh regards to free throws, Lewis dropped in 68 points to crack the old record of 34. In the game with Southwest Texas, Lewis' 34 points recorded a new high for an individual in a Single game: In the free throw department, his 15 tallies in a single game against Stephen F. Austin sol a new record for future athletes to shoot at. He missed tying the record of 14 field goals in a single game by one goal during the encounter with Southwest Texas. Willi regards to the entire team, the Cougars set a new mark of 551 points in 10 games, far exceeding the past records of 399 points. The 207 field goals made by the Cougars also bested the old score of 151.