On This Day

March 27, 1939 in Sport

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in Sport

  • 1st NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: U of Oregon beats Ohio State, 46-33; Ohio State forward Jimmy Hull is named tournament Most Outstanding Player

Birthdays in Sport

  • Cale Yarborough, American auto racer (Daytona 500-1968, 77, 83, 84), born in Timmonsville, South Carolina