Sport: Who Won: Nov. 16, 1962

> Wisconsin's inspired Badgers, aiming for the Big Ten title: a stunning, 37-6 victory over previously unbeaten Northwestern, the nation's No. 1-ranked college football team. Trailing 3-0 at the half, second-ranked Alabama came back for 23 points in the third quarter, trounced Miami, 36-3. Undefeated Southern California moved a step closer to the Rose Bowl by walloping Stanford, 39-14. In major upsets, Notre Dame beat Pittsburgh, 43-22; Purdue defeated Michigan State, 17-9; Oklahoma State downed Army, 12-7; and Harvard trounced Princeton, 20-0.

>-Poker-faced Willie Shoemaker, 31, top U.S. jockey with 301 victories in 1962, who says that he is "too old...

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