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University of Wisconsin basketball season of 1949-50
(1949)

University of Wisconsin basketball season of 1949-50,   pp. [unnumbered]-16 PDF (8.5 MB)


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Iowa 
M innesota  ---------1945-46 Carroll College Ripon College Marquette Notre
Dame Great Lakes M arquette  ---------Illinois  ...  .. Minnesota Io w a
 .................. 
Purdue    
Northwestern Purdue   ...... .. 
Michigan   __Northwestern Michigan Great Lakes Iowa 
Illin ois  .............. 
Michigan State Michigan State 
EASTERN NCAA Ml 
M innesota    ......  .... 
1946-47 
Lawrence 
M arquette    ----------------Butler 
Notre   Dam  e  ------------Oklahoma       
M arquette    ----------------Southern California Illin ois  .... ............
Io w a   .............. .......... 
Indiana 
Michigan    State Illinois 
Northwestern Iowa           .   ... 
M innesota    ................ 
M ichigan   .  ............... 
Northwestern     ..... 
Ohio   State    ............ 
Purdue 
M innesota    ................ 
Opp. 
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43 51 
52 49 56 
55 56 47 62 49 48 
63 44 53 51 
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42 57 
60 58 EET 
Badger Basketball Biographies (continued) 
FRED SCHNEIDER (40) 
Forward ... senior . . . 6-3 ... 205 ... 21 ... Wauwatosa-A former Milwaukee
Country Day athlete now living in Wauwatosa . . . Was the leading junior
varsity scorer in 1947 . . . Was third as a Badger regular in shooting average
in 1948 with a .304 mark ... Last year was second to Rehfeldt in Badger scoring
with 170 points . . . Competed in basketball, football and track at Country
Day . . . was all-Conference cager for three years . . . Captain in his junior
and senior years..,.. Studying medicine . . . Birthdate was Feb. 20, 1928.
JOHN SCHWARTZ (49) 
Guard ... senior ... 6-11/2 . .. 180 . . . 23 . . . Madi. 
son-Has won junior varsity letters for the past two years . . . Was an all-city
cager on the Madison West five in 1944 . . . Also was captain . . . Took
third place in the high hurdles in the 1944 state high school track meet
. . . Saw service with the Army Air Force in the Pacific theater . . . His
brother, Bob, played with the Wisconsin quintet of 1938 . . . Birthdate was
Nov. 16, 1926. 
JAMES VAN DIEN (33) 
Guard . . . junior ... 5-10 ... 155 . . . 24 - . . Boyceville - Played football
and basketball at Boyceville high school . . . Basketball was his top sport
and he earned four letters and was a member of the conference champs of 1943
. . .-Also made all-tournament in the district meet . . . Served in the army
for three years with action in the European theater . . . Won a junior "W"
with the Badger baseball team last spring 
Sat., Tues., Thurs., Sat., Tues., Sat., Tues., Wed., Fri., Mon., Sat., Sat.,
Mon., Sat., Mon., Sat., Mon., Sat., Mon., Sat., Mon., Sat., 
1949-50 SEASON SCHEDULE 
Dec. 3-Marquette at Madison Dec. 6-Kansas State at Madison Dec. 8-Oregon
State at Madison Dec. 10-Loyoa at Chicago* Dec. 13-Notre Dame at Madison
Dec. 17-Marquette at Milwaukee** Dec. 20-Missouri at Columbia* Dec. 28-Rutgers
at Iowa Cityt:' Dec. 30---U.C.L.A. at Madison." Jan. 2--llinois at Madison
Jan. 7--ndiana at Bloomington? Jan. 14-Michigan at Madison Jan. 16-Minnesota
at Madison Feb. 4-hio State at Columbus: Feb. 6-Michigan State at E. Lansing*****
Feb. 11-Northwestern at Chi. Stadium****** Feb. 13-owa at Iowa City* Feb.
18-owa at Madison Feb. 20--Purdue at Madison Feb. 25-Il1inois at Champaign*
***** Feb. 27-Northwestern at Madison Mar. 4-Minnesota at Minneapolis* 
. * . Entered in Commerce school . . . Birthdate was Aug. 28, 1925. 
JACK WISE (18) 
Center . . . senior . . . 6-31/2 . .. 183 ... 22 ... Madison-A member of
the Madison West state championship cagers of 1945 . . . He entered Wisconsin
the next year and won a major "W" as a freshman ... Joined the
army in 1946 . . . Played basketball with the 88th Division five in Germany
. . . Entered in Commerce school . . . Birthdate was Nov. 1, 1927. 
ROBERT WOLFF (4) 
Forward ... sophomore . . . 6-1 . . . 185 ... 19 
Wauwatosa-A member of the state high school basketball champs of 1948 . .
. Named captain and most valuable on that Wauwatosa five . . . Also played
football and golf at Wauwatosa '. . . Scored 19 points in the championship
game as the 1949 Freshman team won the University of Wisconsin Extension
tournament . . . Studying for a B.S. degree . . . Birthdate was July 14,
1930. 
ROBERT WORTHMAN (7) 
Forward ... senior ... 6-1 ... 168 ... 22 ... Madison-Was Don Page's running
mate at Madison West on the 1945 state cage champs . . . Played three years
at West . . . Joined the navy . . . For the first two years in a Badger uniform
he played with the junior varsity . . . Once scored 19 points in less than
12 minutes of play in a JayVee game in 1947 . . . Last year he won a major
"W" . . . Preparing himself for a business career . . . Birthdate
was May 18, 1927. 
NUMERICAL ROSTER-UNIVERSITY OF 
WISCONSIN BASKETBALL SQUAD 
3-Charles Clatworthy, 4-Robert Wolff, f 5-Robert Kallestad, g 6-Carl Herreid,
f 7-Robert Worthman, f 8-Albert Nicholas, g 10-William Buechl, f 12-Kenneth
Emerson, g 16-Robert Greeley, f 18-Jack Wise, c 20-Don Page, f 22-Silas Johnson,
f 23-Don Rehfeldt, c 24-Bob Petruska, g 
29-Peter Anderson, f 31-William Fritz, g 32-Fred Bencriscutto, I 33-James
Van Dien, g 38-Marshall Markham, f 39-Robert Mader, g 40-Fred Schneider,
f 44-James Moore, g-c 45-Ronnie Nord, g 46-James Justesen, g 47-Harvey Jackson,
g 48-Edward Carpenter, c 49-John Schwartz, g 50-Robert Remstad, c 
Head Coach-Harold E. "Bud" Foster Assistant Coach-Fred "Fritz"
Wegner 
*-8:00 P.M CST **-8:30 P.M. CST ***-7:15 P.M. CST ****-9:00 P.M. CST S*****-7:30
P.M. EST 
*i,***-8:15 P.M. CST 
********-7:30 P.M. CST 
(1st game) (2nd game) (1st game) 
C.C.N.Y. 
N avy  -. ............ 
1947-48 Marquette B u tler  ----------------Pittsburgh California California
Oklahoma Marquette Illinois  .... .. 
Minnesota Indiana Iow a  ............. ... 
Michigan Purdue   .... ...... 
Illinois   ........... 
Northwestern -Michigan State Ohio State Iowa 
Northwestern Minnesota 
1948-49 
Ripon 
M arquette   ---------------Missouri 
Loyola   (Chicago) Notre Dame .......... 
Southern California U.C.L.A. 
Marquette Illinois 
Creighton 
M innesota   ----------------In dian a  ---------------------Ohio State 
  _--Illinois 
Michigan    Northwestern    ---------P u rdu e  ..................... 
Io w a  -------------------------Northwestern    ......... 
Western   Ontario Iowa 
M innesota   ---------------- 


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