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Women In College Sports #237007

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Jan 07, 1975
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(Studio) Colleges faced with providing women equal chance on playing field.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) Women in college sports make enormous advances in past few years [University of Michigan athletic air. Don. CANHAM - expresses uncertainty with regard to HEW regulations about equality for women in sports.] [Alfred Univ. athletic dir. Paul POWERS - says if no new money comes in, men's athletic programs may be cut back.] [Executive director NCAA Walter BYERS - believes women must prove their interest in sports is more than just fad.]
REPORTER: Ed Bradley

(Studio) University of California at Los Angeles gives break to woman in athletics.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Los Angeles, California) University of California at Los Angeles far ahead of most campuses in bringing equality for women in sports. [World record holder Francie LARRIEU - thinks UCLA has 1 of best women's athletic programs in cntry.] [University of California at Los Angeles athletic department Sharon McALEXANDER - says funds still little short for women's athletics.] [University of California at Los Angeles Chancellor Charles YOUNG - believes women's program can be improved without downgrading men's athletic programs.]
REPORTER: Terry Drinkwater

Bradley, Ed;
Cronkite, Walter;
Drinkwater, Terry

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