March 25, 1961 in Sport

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in Sport

  • 115th Grand National: Bobby Beasley aboard Nicolaus Silver wins
  • 23rd NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: Cin beats Ohio State 70-65 (OT)
  • 3rd place game is one of the wildest contests in NCAA Tournament history as St Joseph's defeats Utah 127-120 in 4 overtimes

Birthdays in Sport

  • Mark David Brooks, PGA golfer (1994 Kemper Open), born in Fort Worth, Texas