1939 — Oregon beats Ohio State, 46-33, within the NCAA’s first nationwide basketball match.
1942 — Joe Louis knocks out Abe Simon within the sixth spherical at Madison Sq. Backyard to retain his world heavyweight title.
1945 — Oklahoma A&M beats New York College, 49-45, for the NCAA basketball championship.
1951 — Invoice Spivey scores 22 factors to guide Kentucky to a 68-58 win over Kansas State for the NCAA basketball title.
1971 — UCLA beats Villanova, 68-62, for its fifth NCAA basketball title.
1978 — Jack Givens scores 41 factors to guide Kentucky to a 94-88 victory over Duke for the NCAA basketball title.
1983 — Larry Holmes wins a unanimous 12-round choice over Lucien Rodriguez to retain his world heavyweight title in his hometown of Scranton.
1991 — Kenny Ammann scores 22 factors, together with 5 3-pointers, to assist Stanford seize its first NIT title with a 78-72 victory over Oklahoma.
1994 — Donna Andrews sinks a 6-foot birdie putt on the ultimate gap to win the Dinah Shore by one stroke, her second straight victory and first LPGA main.
1998 — Michael Jordan scores 34 factors to guide the Chicago Bulls to an 89-74 victory over the Atlanta Hawks earlier than 62,046 on the Georgia Dome — the most important crowd in NBA historical past.
2003 — Russia’s Evgeni Plushenko wins his second World Determine Skating Championships title, edging American Tim Goebel.
2005 — Within the NCAA males’s basketball regional finals, Michigan State makes probably the most of its second time beyond regulation towards Kentucky, pulling away, 94-88. That is the primary time in match historical past that three regional finals go to time beyond regulation. North Carolina beats Wisconsin, 88-82, in regulation.
2005 — Annika Sorenstam shoots a final-round 68 to complete at 15-under to win the Nabisco Championship by eight photographs over Rosie Jones. It’s Sorenstam’s fifth win in a row over two seasons, tying a file set by Nancy Lopez in 1978. It’s additionally the 59th of the Swedish star’s LPGA Tour profession — and her eighth main championship win.
2007 — Dallas beats New Orleans, 105-89, for its twenty first straight victory over the Hornets. The Hornets dropping streak is the longest dropping streak for one staff towards an opponent within the NBA, NFL, NHL or Main League Baseball. The Mavericks final loss within the collection was Nov. 17, 1999, in Charlotte.
2010 — Lengthy shot Al Shemali wins the $5 million Dubai Responsibility Free, pulling away from a crowded area to drag off a surprisingly straightforward win within the Dubai World Cup. Al Shemali, at 40-1, begins gradual then duels it out with Bankable earlier than taking the lead for good.
2010 — Joe Mazzulla scores a career-high 17 factors in his first begin this season, and West Virginia beat Kentucky, 73-66, to advance to the Ultimate 4 for the primary time since 1959. Butler, behind 22 factors from Gordon Hayward, defeats Kansas State, 63-56, within the West Regional last to advance to the Ultimate 4.
2011 — Jamie Skeen scores 26 factors as Virginia Commonwealth delivers the largest upset of the NCAA match, a 71-61 win over No. 1 seed Kansas within the Southwest Regional last. The Rams are the third eleventh seed to make the Ultimate 4. Brandon Knight scored 22 factors and fourth-seeded Kentucky restores some order to the Ultimate 4 with a 76-69 win over second-seeded North Carolina within the East Regional last.
2011 — Miami’s LeBron James, Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh accomplish one thing that hadn’t been finished in additional than 50 years. Every of them have 30-10 nights — James with 33 factors and 10 rebounds, Bosh has 31 factors and 12 rebounds, and Wade finishes with 30 factors and 11 boards — because the Warmth beat the Houston Rockets, 125-119. It’s the primary time since February 1961 that three teammates end with not less than 30 factors and 10 rebounds in a non-overtime sport.
2013 — The Miami Warmth’s 27-game profitable streak is snapped by the Chicago Bulls, 101-97, when a livid comeback by LeBron James and his teammates falls brief. The Warmth finishes six video games wanting the file held by the 1971-72 Los Angeles Lakers.
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