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Tigers Control Ball, Clock and Wabash in 18-7 Monon Bell Victory

November 16, 1968

November 16, 1968, Crawfordsville, Ind. - DePauw University controlled the football for more than two-thirds of the game and ran a record 88 plays en route to an 18-7 victory in today's Monon Bell Classic. The win gives the Tigers a 6-3 record for the 1968 season. (at left: Tom Mont and his assistant coaches at Blackstock Stadium)

Sophomore quarterback Roy Pottenger got the Tigers' scoring started with a one-yard sneak. John Sacramento  connected on two field goals, and fullback Bill Holton ran for a late touchdown that iced the victory for the visiting team.

Monon Bell Found Shot BW.jpgView a "Monon Memory" of the game action, produced by Ken Owen '82, director of media relations at DePauw, here: video link [Download Video: "1968 Monon Memory" - 2126kb].

Visit the Monon Bell Web page and read more about the history of the classic rivalry by clicking here.