14 Sweet 16 on a Super Trip
With a 21-17 win over Pittsburgh, all that stands between the Dolphins and a perfect 17 straight is Washington
20 A Flowering of Bowls
A report on the college bowl games, from the Rose at one end of the country to the Orange at the other
24 Whooping It Up in Endin Country
Long Beach's 49ers trekked to Oklahoma to establish themselves among college basketball's best
30 A Breathless Plunge to Grab a Hanky
With a gasp, which could be his last, Enzo Maiorca jumps into the deep, searching for yet another record
January 8, 1973
34 Sporting Garbologism
Artist Armand Pierre Arman preserves everyday football artifacts in polyester sculptures
54 Up Jumps a Sharpshooter
Montreal's Jacques Lemaire, always a pretty good goal scorer, has suddenly become an exceptional one
56 Bridge over Dry Creek Bed
The rally course was tricky, but driver and navigator were doing fine—until they came to the desert
40 College Basketball
44 Pro Basketball
65 For the Record
66 19th Hole
Credits on page 65
Cover photograph by Neil Leifer
Guards are the little big news in college basketball, from Olympian Doug Collins to a relative unknown at Arkansas. Curry Kirkpatrick turns in a roundup of the very best.
The L.A. open marks the start of the golf tour, and this year it will be held on one of the nation's most difficult courses, Riviera. Dan Jenkins tells how the pros meet the problems.
Gunning up for Joe Frazier, the brash young challenger George Foreman is training with the confidence of a man whose punch could take the title. Edwin Shrake reports.