May 23, 1995 in Sports

Sports People

Compiled From Wire Services

J. William Davis, 86, the father of the national letter of intent for college athletics, died Saturday in Lubbock, Texas. Survivors include a son, James Davis, of Spokane… . Tony Rominger increased his lead to 3 minutes in the Tour of Italy cycling race by dominating a time trial in Maddaloni… . The Dallas Cowboys signed veteran quarterback Wade Wilson to back up starter Troy Aikman… . Three-time Olympian Teresa Edwards aggravated a calf injury and was expected to miss three sessions of tryouts for the U.S. women’s national basketball team… . Golf great Ben Hogan went home after an operation to remove a tumor from his colon. Hogan, 82, was released from All Saints Hospital in Fort Worth, Texas, after a 15-day stay for emergency surgery.

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