The Dunham Blue Devils’ basketball season of 1948-49 has been a very successful one. They played 16 games, winning 14. The two games lost were Conference games, but the Blue Devils won a second-place trophy for season play in the Conference, being beaten out for first place by Lynch, who had 195 points to the Blue Devils’ 185.
Some of the outstanding players for the Blue Devils were: Edward Oden, a senior from McRoberts, who scored 154 points for the season; Edward Osley, a senior from 205, Jenkins, who scored 143 points; Curtis Crenshaw, a senior from 205, Jenkins, who scored 124 points. Willie Coleman, James Chance and Arthur Davis did some good work for the team as guards. During tournament play in Middlesboro, Curtis Crenshaw was chosen as a member of the All-Conference team.