Today In Sports History for March 27

1939 - Oregon beats Ohio State 46-33 in the NCAA's first national basketball tournament. 1942 - Joe Louis knocks out Abe Simon in the sixth round at Madison Square Garden to retain his world heavyweight title.
'Choose Respect' funding cut hours after rally

...Choose Respect" address of his term."The signs we have today say it all," Walker said, pointing to ralliers' signs asking...violence."Walker said he was "so honored to be a part of this today" and asked attendees to "choose action" and not "stand by...
State | Local
Alaska Women's Hall of Fame inducts 2 from Juneau

...then an advisory council for what is today known as the University of Alaska Southeast...the elderly, which is still a challenge today. Clark said the Marine View had at one...become office space. Kull is remembered today not only with her induction to the hall...
Today In Sports History for Thursday, March 26

1944 - St. John's, coached by Joe Lapchick, cruises by DePaul 47-39 to become the first back-to-back winner of the National Invitation Tournament.
Today In Sports History for Wednesday, March 25

1934 - Horton Smith wins the first Masters, beating Craig Wood by one stroke. 1947 - Holy Cross, led by George Kaftan, defeats Oklahoma 58-47 in the NCAA basketball championship.
Sullivan talks states' rights, AKLNG

...for length. Q: You said in your talks today that 36 states are aligned against perceived...One of the themes of my remarks today was the importance of us listening to one, it's what I've talked about today, is making the argument. If there was...
State | AK legislature
Sullivan meets with Canadian ambassador on mine issue

...Canada energy group with the assistant secretary of energy and Canadian officials."I think the kind of meeting we had today is the kind of thing to address these (transboundary) concerns" and to get Alaska and Canada on the same page on mining regulations...
Local | AK legislature
Today In Sports History for Sunday, March 22

1952 - The St. John's Redmen avenge an earlier 41-point loss, beating top-ranked Kentucky 64-57 in the East Regional championship game of the NCAA Division I Men's Tournament. St.
Today In Sports History for March 24

1936 - Detroit's Mud Bruneteau ends the longest game in NHL history with a goal after 116 minutes and 30 seconds (six overtimes) to edge the Montreal Maroons 1-0 in the semifinals of the Stanley Cup playoffs.
Today In Sports History for March 23

1939 - Long Island University finishes the season undefeated after a 44-32 victory over Loyola of Chicago in the NIT championship.


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