Jan. 26, 1976
Jan. 26, 1976

Table of Contents
Jan. 26, 1976

Long Shot
Southern Sea
Tacky Tour
College Basketball
College Athletics
19th Hole: The Readers Take Over


14 The Steeler Crunch
Lynn Swann and a swarming defense put the clamps on Dallas in Super Bowl X
by Dan Jenkins

This is an article from the Jan. 26, 1976 issue

20 Rapids on the Old Raritan
Rutgers, long an athletic nonentity, has a basketball team that is rising—fast
by Larry Keith

22 Long Shot Right on Target
Shotputter Geoff Capes of England showed he may be an Olympic threat
by Joe Jares

26 North to the Southern Sea
Innovator Lowell North has built a boat for the SORC, which means sailors beware
by Coles Phinizy

32 An Honest Travel Story
Exclusive! All about a real place (The Tacky Triangle) that real people really go to
by Frank Deford

56 The Guns of Boyhood
Challenging the wilderness was the way of men and boys in this Texas family
by William Humphrey

The Departments

9 Scorecard
42 TV/Radio
46 College Basketball
48 Conservation
52 College Athletics
54 Marathon
67 For the Record
68 19th Hole

Credits on page 67

Cover photograph by Heinz Kluetmeier


Next Week

The Winter Games of 1976 promise to be better, if not bigger, than ever. While the teams head for Innsbruck, our preview sets the scene and tells where the medals are likely to go.

Crosby's Clambake offers the usual host of divot-digging celebs matching strokes with Jack Nicklaus. Dan Jenkins will watch the misfortunes of those who never make the leader board.