May 27, 1971 in Sport

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in Sport

  • 23rd Walker Cup: Britain-Ireland, 13-11
  • UCLA defeats Florida State 81-76 to win the NCAA basketball championship

Birthdays in Sport

  • Corey Beck, NBA guard (Charlotte Hornets)
  • Ferdino Hernandez, soccer player (FC Utrecht)
  • Scott Szeredy, NFL/WLAF kicker/punter (Chiefs, Barcelona Dragons)

Deaths in Sport

  • Jack Doscher, American baseball pitcher (1st son of a major leaguer to play MLB), dies at 90