February 5, 1960

Though University of California president Clark Kerr was still on record opposing the use of Memorial Stadium by the pros, the school’s board of regents succumbed to legislative pressure and agreed to conduct an open hearing about the topic on February 19.

In other news, the Cal football team surprised observers by hiring the University of New Mexico’s Marv Levy to be the Bears’ new coach. This announcement gave more support to rumors that Eddie Erdelatz was in line for the Oakland job.

Hayward Daily Review

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