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Otterbein wearing dark jerseys and pants. Hiram wearing white helmets white pants.
Rosters in Tan & Cardinal wrap-up 10.02. 1952, pg. 3, and Columbus Dispatch game report, 09.28.1952. Also roster in game folder in archive.
Hiram coach Al Pesek (’49 – ’53, 16-31-2) was preceded at Hiram by Steve Belichick, father of legendary NFL coach Bill Belichick.
“Hiram is too big for my little boys to try and run through, and our passing hasn’t shown anything spectacular, so I guess we’ll have to try and run around them,” commented Coach Harry Ewing of Otterbein. (Columbus Dispatch, 9.26.1952)
26 - 13 (Otterbein Cardinals)
Coaches: Otterbein – Harry Ewing (Nebraska ’09), Hiram – Al Pesek (Capital ‘41)
Otterbein's Memorial Stadium
Game Film # and Reel #
Game Film #7, Reel #16
Otterbein University, "1952 Otterbein College vs. Hiram College Football Film" (1952). 1950-1956 Sports Films. 19.
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