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A YEAR OF FAREWELLS. THE CELTICS' RED AUERBACH, 48, LEFT coaching
after winning eight consecutive NBA titles and was succeeded by Bill
Russell, the league's first black coach. The Dodgers' Sandy Koufax
hung up his glove at 30. Heavyweight champion Muhammad Ali retired
five challengers during the year. Notre Dame coach Ara Parseghian was
accused of spinelessness after he let the clock run out in the
Michigan State game with the score at 10-10. Nevertheless, the Tying
Irish were named the No. 1 team.

This is an article from the March 28, 1990 issue