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Dean Smith: 1997 Sportsman of the Year
Fanfare For An Uncommon Man: He became the winningest college basketball coach of all time and capped an exemplary career with a graceful retirement. For all that we honor North Carolina's Dean Smith
The Cast of Characters in the BC Caper
Hill's part in the Boston College scheme began in the summer of 1978. Five days after the Lufthansa job he was in Boston Garden watching the ...
Duke's Christian Laettner is pivotman and paradox: agile giant, trash-talking preppy, angelic bruiser
Shadow Of A Nation
The Crows, once proud warriors, now seek glory—but often find tragedy—in basketball
The Kentucky Wildcats' relentless attack reflects the ferocious drive of their coach, Rick Pitino, who left the NBA to rescue the Roman Empire of college basketball
As Time Runs Out
Gravely ill with cancer, Jim Valvano is fighting for his life the same way he coached basketball, by learning all he can, talking up a storm and insisting on the last shot
In that victory O'Neal destroyed what was presumed to be the best front line in college basketball with 29 points, 14 rebounds and six blocks in ...
A Team That Was Blessed
That's what Wilt Chamberlain calls the unbeaten '56-57 North Carolina Tar Heels, who upset his Kansas Jayhawks in triple overtime in the most exciting NCAA final ever
The Loneliest Losers
Fifteen years ago SMU's powerhouse football program was obliterated by a pay-for-play scandal and the NCAA's first "death penalty." Since then 20 other college programs--including Alabama football this year--have qualified for the ultimate sanction, but all have been spared. Why hasn't the NCAA dropped the death bomb again? Much of the answer lies in the athletic rubble at SMU.