The Totem, Yearbook of McMurry College, 1959 Page: 97
Dalton Hicks, Comanche, E-Sr.
Tommy McAdams, Big Spring, QB-Sr.
Texas Lutheran 0
Indian Stadium: Oct. 4, In the
greatest offensive show in the
school's history, McMurry's powerful
Indians broke records by the
dozens. The score, 63 to 0, was the
widest margin of victory and also
the most points ever scored by a
McMurry team. McMurry had
seven different players scoring
touchdowns, with fullback Ernie
Davis paving the way with three
tallies. The Indians had a total
gain of 600 yards for a new record.
McMurry Texas Lutheran
19 First Downs 9
280 Rushing Yardage 66
320 Passing Yardage 70
12 of 23 Passes Completed 6 of 25
2 Passes Intercepted 0
2 for 37.5 Punts, Average 6 for 37.7
8 for 80 Penalties, Yards 5 for 45
2 for 31.5 Punts, Average 6 for 37.7
3 Fumbles Lost 2
Jim Jackson, Hamilton, E-Sr.
Wylie Wise, Big Spring, E-Sr.
Passing practice for O'Brien, instead, McAdams, and Roten.
Coach Ellis outlines plays for Davis, Boyd, Combs, and Bridges.
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