On This Date: Dec. 12, 1978
December 12, 1978 — Larry Cinicola leads five players in double-figure scoring as Jim Thorpe outscores Freeland MMI by a 91-74 score. Cinicola finishes with 28 points, including eight in the first quarter as the Olympians take a four-point lead. Both Chuck McGowan and Todd Mason contribute 17 points and 10 rebounds to the winning effort, while Don Reis adds 14. Thorpe, coached by Dan Novey, also receives 11 points from Barry Haupt.