1956 North-South
Cage Classic

1956 Roster
PlayerHometownTeamCollege Choice
Tom Adams (*) Washington, ILNorthMinnesota Duluth
Kenny AndersonMoline, ILNorth-
Gene ArringtonAmarillo, TXSouthTexas Tech
Charles ChevalierBoston, MANorthBoston College
Kelly ColemanWayland, KYSouthKentucky Wesleyan
Carney CrislerDenver, COSouthUtah
Ronald DibeliusMenasha, WINorthWisconsin Oshkosh
Albert Ellison (*) Linden, TNSouthWestern Kentucky
Joseph HeyerPhiladelphia, PANorthLaSalle
Howard HurtBeckley, WVSouthDuke
Ronald Johnson (*) New Prague, MNNorthMinnesota
Henry JosefczykYorkville, OHNorthDayton
Gary KeslerWillshire, OHNorthDayton
Fred LaCour (**) San Francisco, CASouthSan Francisco
Joseph MackWest DePere, WINorthMarquette
Jackie Moreland (*) Minden, LASouthLouisiana Tech
Roger NewmanGreenville, KYSouthKentucky
Melvin PetersonStephenson, MINorthWheaton
Jack PirrieMaplewood, MOSouthVanderbilt
Dick SoergelOklahoma City, OKSouthOklahoma State
Larry SwiftKeokuk, IANorthTruman State
Michael TiptonCasper, WYNorthStanford
Dennis WalkerNewton, KSSouthOklahoma A&M
Raymond "Corky" WithrowCentral City, KYSouthGeorgetown College (KY)

(* - indicates All-American; ** - indicates "Mr. Basketball")

1956 Boxscore

North - 95
PlayerFGFTPFPts
Tom Adams63115
Kenny Anderson3117
Charles Chevalier3036
Ronald Dibelius1214
Joseph Heyer70114
Ronald Johnson75019
Henry Josefczyk0000
Gary Kesler0010
Joseph Mack0310
Melvin Peterson54214
Larry Swift60112
Michael Tipton2014
Summary40151396


South - 103
Gene Arrington2014
Carney Crisler3006
Albert Ellison82118
Howard Hurt80016
Fred LaCour74018
Jackie Moreland93521
Roger Newman2226
Jack Pirrie0010
Dick Soergel1214
Dennis Walker3016
Raymond "Corky" Withrow2014
Summary451314103

4th Straight Win For Rebs; LaCour 'Mr. Basketball'

by Bill Carter, Paducah Sun-Democrat

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