Feb. 25, 1985
Feb. 25, 1985

Table of Contents
Feb. 25, 1985

Daytona 500
USFL '85
Pat Bradley
College Basketball
19th Hole: The Readers Take Over


14 Bloody, Beaten, But Unbowed
Though the judges said it was close, WBA lightweight champ Livingstone Bramble routed Boom Boom Mancini
by Pat Putnam

This is an article from the Feb. 25, 1985 issue Original Layout

18 A Dubious Gambit In Moscow
Just when chess champ Anatoly Karpov seemed to be fading, young challenger Gary Kasparov was checkmated
by William Oscar Johnson

20 He Put A Feather In His Cap(s)
Well-chapeaued Bill Elliott, with a lot of help from his family, sped to a scorching victory in the rich Daytona 500
by Sam Moses


24 If Doug Flutie can hold his ground as a professional, the USFL stands some chance to reach Olympian heights
by Ralph Wiley

32 First it was Boston, then New Orleans. Now the USFL's Breakers are heading for a new home again—Portland
by Rick Telander

42 Not Yet At Her Peak
Pat Bradley is simply too good a golfer to play second fiddle to better-known stars on the women's tour forever
by Sandy Keenan

58 A Man And His Mountain
Dave McCoy first skied Mammoth Mountain some 50 years ago. What he has done since is a mammoth achievement
by William Oscar Johnson


9 Scorecard
52 College Basketball
73 For The Record
74 19th Hole

Cover photograph by Lane Stewart

PHOTOJOHN IACONOLEADING OFF: This week's award for tireless pursuit of excellence goes to Todd Cooper, a member of driver Joe Ruttman's pit crew at the Daytona 500. During a tire change on Lap 144, Ruttman's erstwhile right front wheel went on a roll of its own. By the time Cooper rounded it up, Ruttman was back on the track, heading to a 17th-place finish.