Official A.A.Ubasketball guide . and ended thelast week of July. In the 115-pound class at the close of the tournament theCalvary A.C. and the St. George A.C. teams were tied for firstplace, neither team having lost a game; this necessitated a play-off, which was won by the St. George team, Calvary taking-second place, with the Nameless team third. In the 130-pound class the team representing the MadisonSquare A.C. finished first without a defeat, the Xavier A.A.being second, and the University Settlement House team third. The unlimited class furnished some of the most spectacular-game that lo

Official A.A.Ubasketball guide . and ended thelast week of July. In the 115-pound class at the close of the tournament theCalvary A.C. and the St. George A.C. teams were tied for firstplace, neither team having lost a game; this necessitated a play-off, which was won by the St. George team, Calvary taking-second place, with the Nameless team third. In the 130-pound class the team representing the MadisonSquare A.C. finished first without a defeat, the Xavier A.A.being second, and the University Settlement House team third. The unlimited class furnished some of the most spectacular-game that lo Stock Photo
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Official A.A.Ubasketball guide . and ended thelast week of July. In the 115-pound class at the close of the tournament theCalvary A.C. and the St. George A.C. teams were tied for firstplace, neither team having lost a game; this necessitated a play-off, which was won by the St. George team, Calvary taking-second place, with the Nameless team third. In the 130-pound class the team representing the MadisonSquare A.C. finished first without a defeat, the Xavier A.A.being second, and the University Settlement House team third. The unlimited class furnished some of the most spectacular-game that lovers of the sport have ever seen. The following teams entered: Madison Square A.C, St.George A.C, National A.C, West Side Y.M.C.A., Clark Settle-ment House, and Mohawk A.C At the beginning of the tournament the Clark House and St.George A.C. teams withdrew after each losing a game, and theWest Side Y.M.C.A. team was compelled to withdraw owing to>the fact that two of its best men were suspended by the Regis-tration Committee.. —;:; Z ^ a c ? ^> ^ , fC ?^ w -t- - ^ i i^ :-? w ~ ^ , S * ~/^ ^ . ^ Sl; - , — 2 -?!^ ~ — C^< ^- X •• ??« - ^ _• 5 ii^ SPALDINGS OFFICIAL BASKET BALL GUIDE. 103 This left the Madison Square A.C., National A.C. andMohawk A.C. teams to tight it out, and so evenly were theymatched that at the close all three were tied for first place, eachhaving won two games and lost one. In the play off the Nationals were the favorites. They wonthe first game, defeating the Mohawks 9 to 6, but in their nextgame they went down to defeat before the Madison Squares inone of the most sensational and exciting games ever seen onany floor, the score being 7 to 6 after an extra period. Thelast game of the tournament between the Mohawks and theMadisons attracted the largest crowd. While the Nationals had defeated the IMohawks and the formerhad in turn been defeated by the Madisons, so evenly were theteams matched that many thought the Mohawks would win, inwhich

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