March 24, 1962 in Sport

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in Sport

  • 24th NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: Cin beats Ohio State 71-59
  • Benny Paret knocked out in a welterweight title; he dies 10 days later

Birthdays in Sport

  • Penny Hammel, Decatur IL, LPGA golfer (Jamie Farr Toledo-1985, 89)