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1951 — Ezzard Charles knocks out Lee Oma within the tenth spherical at Madison Sq. Backyard in New York to retain the heavyweight title.
1958 — Dolph Schayes of the Syracuse Nationals units an NBA report for profession factors in a 135-109 victory over the Detroit Pistons. Schayes scores 23 factors to carry his profession mark to 11,770, breaking the report of 11,764 held by George Mikan.
1958 — The NCAA guidelines committee makes the primary change in soccer scoring guidelines since 1912 by including the 2-point conversion.
1960 — Syracuse’s Dolph Schayes turns into the primary participant in NBA historical past to attain 15,000 profession factors.
1969 — New York Jets quarterback Joe Namath “ensures” a victory earlier than the sport towards the 17-point favourite Baltimore Colts, then leads the AFL to its first Tremendous Bowl victory, a 16-7 overcome a Baltimore staff that had misplaced solely as soon as in 16 video games all season.
1975 — The Pittsburgh Steelers shut down Minnesota’s offense in Tremendous Bowl IX, handing the Vikings their third Tremendous Bowl defeat, 16-6.
1986 — Chicago’s Denis Savard ties an NHL report for the quickest purpose to start out a interval by scoring 4 seconds into the third interval of the Blackhawks’ 4-2 victory over the Hartford Whalers.
1991 — Princeton beats Cornell, 164-71, in an uncommon swimming meet. The faculties conform to compete by phone due to a blizzard making transportation to Ithaca, N.Y., an issue. Each groups swim of their owns swimming pools, and the outcomes are exchanged by FAX.
2007 — Tadd Fujikawa, simply shy of his sixteenth birthday, steals the present on the Sony Open. Fujikawa shoots a 4-under-par 66, making him the youngest participant in 50 years to make the reduce on the PGA Tour.
2008 — Tom Brady completes all however two of his 28 passes to steer New England to its second straight AFC championship sport with a 31-20 victory over the Jacksonville Jaguars. The Patriots enhance to 17-0, matching the 1972 Miami Dolphins, the one staff to go unbeaten from the primary sport of the season via the Tremendous Bowl.
2008 — The Inexperienced Bay Packers beat the Seattle Seahawks, 42-20, to achieve the NFC championship sport. Ryan Grant recovers from two fumbles that put the Packers down 14-0 after solely 4 minutes, setting a staff postseason report by operating for 201 yards and scores 3 times.
2012 — Dwight Howard breaks Wilt Chamberlain’s almost 50-year-old NBA report for many free throw makes an attempt in a sport, making 21 of 39 within the Orlando Magic’s 117-109 victory over the Golden State Warriors. Chamberlain shot 34 for the Philadelphia Warriors towards St. Louis on Feb. 22, 1962.
2013 — Colin Kaepernick rushes for a quarterback playoff-record 181 yards and two touchdowns and throws two scoring passes to Michael Crabtree in San Francisco’s 45-31 win over Inexperienced Bay.
2015 — Ezekiel Elliott rushes for 246 yards and 4 touchdowns, and Ohio State wins the primary nationwide title in faculty soccer’s playoff period, operating over Oregon, 42-20.
2017 — Group chairman Dean Spanos pronounces the San Diego Chargers will transfer to Los Angeles.
2017 — Recent off his victory on Maui, Justin Thomas turns into the seventh participant to hitch the “59 Membership” on the PGA Tour when he makes a 15-foot eagle putt on his final gap on the Sony Open for an 11-under 59.
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