Jack Glasser


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WKU basketball scrapbook compiled by Jack Glasser. The articles are not in order and many are undated, but the majority cover the period 1952 through 1954. Loose game rosters are at the end of the scrapbook.

  • Rice, Grantland. All-Time Greatest – Tom Marshall
  • Tom Marshall Named on Third Team All-America
  • Toppers Popular Long-Shot Choice in National Tournament – Tom Marshall
  • Western Accepts Bid to Play in Kentucky Tournament
  • Tempo All-America Team
  • Western Five to Play at Morehead Tonight
  • Fitzgerald, Tommy. Art Spoelstra Scores 52 Points to Shatter Cliff Hagan’s Record; Western Wins 98-77
  • Borrone, Bert. Art Spoelstra Sets New Record in 52-Point Spree
  • Art Spoelstra Set to Make Initial Start of Season
  • Meier, Ted. Dukes Top All-America; 2 Hilltoppers Mentioned
  • Shorties Star as Western Raps Stubborn Morehead
  • Boeck, Larry. Tom Marshall Could Hit Rabbit with .22; Joe Fulks to Return Here with Warriors
  • Toppers Trip Stalling Eagles 56-33 in Home Opener
  • Toppers Reject Invitation to Meet Camp Breckinridge
  • Fitzgerald, Tommy. Western Keeps Title from Eastern 70-60
  • Tom Marshall Receives Western’s Most Valuable Award
  • Carrico, Johnny. East Dominates All-State Basketball Poll
  • Greatest Collection of Kentucky Court Talent Meets Yanks Tonight
  • Borrone, Bert. Hilltoppers Race to 19th Victory 86-76 Over Eastern
  • Borrone, Bert. Tops to Toss One-Two Punch at Cougars Tomorrow
  • Fitzgerald, Tommy. Tournament Now All-Major as Murray is Recognized
  • Fitzgerald, Tommy. Western Favored, Xavier Dark Horse as Kentucky Invitational Tournament Opens with 4 Games Today
  • Borrone, Bert. Western Wins Big Game by Leading All Way
  • Borrone, Bert. Western Beats Eagles 76-65 in Ohio Valley Conference Semifinals
  • Western is Seeded 3rd
  • Fitzgerald, Tommy. University of Louisville Joins Western, Eastern, Xavier in Semifinals
  • Art Spoelstra 11th in Nation in Field Goal Accuracy
  • Hilltoppers Favor National Invitational Tournament E.A. Diddle Says
  • Fitzgerald, Tommy. Western, Louisville Advance to Kentucky Invitational Tournament
  • Fitzgerald, Tommy. Western Takes Crown – Kentucky Invitational Tournament
  • Borrone, Bert. Tom Marshall, Lynn Cole, Art Spoelstra Star in 12th Straight Win
  • Boeck, Larry. Western Socks St. Bonaventure by 94-63 Margin
  • Oliver, Tod. ‘Tops in Sports
  • Tom Marshall to Play with College All Stars
  • Phlegar, Ben. Giant Killers Are Slain by Hilltoppers
  • Fitzgerald, Tommy. Western Faces Big Test Tonight
  • Toppers Trail Marshall University in Collegiate Net Scoring Race
  • Ronnie Clark Posts 20.6 Mean in Freshman Games
  • Borrone, Bert. Jack Turner, Lynn Cole Brilliant in 15th Straight Win
  • Borrone, Bert. This Fellow Knows How to Stop the Hilltoppers
  • At Least 7 Records Smashed as Western Blasts Eastern 122-78; Marshall Gets 44
  • Frank Selvy, ,Cliff Hagan Make Associated Press’ All-America
  • Fitzgerald, Tommy. Ellis Johnson Rejects Associated Press Team
  • Fitzgerald, Tommy. S. Carew Ball Proposition: Professor Edges Kentucky Five with His 2
  • Stars of Past Years on Hand as Ed Diddle Honored for 600 Wins
  • Borrone, Bert. Jack Turner Only 57 Points Away from Toppers’ 1,000 Point Club
  • Boeck, Larry. Fans Here Can Compare Top Fives, Frank Ramsey, Om Marshall
  • Vance, Kyle. Tom Marshall Is Best Heart Medicine for E.A. Diddle
  • Boeck, Larry. Western Eyes Records of Fabulous Five
  • Corbin’s Frank Selvy Sets New Scoring Mark for Major Teams
  • Western’s Dencil Miller to be Withheld Rest of This Season
  • Hilltoppers in Undisputed Possession of 4th Place
  • Freshmen Blast Paducah by 114-65
  • Borrone, Bert. Win Avenges Only Loss of Regular Season
  • Art Spoelstra Near Career Accuracy Mark
  • Ronnie Clark Cans 43 as Freshman Win 118-55
  • Creason, Joe. Mister E.A. Diddle
  • Creason, Joe. Hail Western!


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