On This Day

December 23, 1972 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in Sport

  • "Immaculate Reception" Steelers turns around a 7-6 defeat with a last second touchdown reception against Raiders to win 13-7
  • 2nd Fiesta Bowl: #15 Arizona State beats Missouri, 49-35
  • New York Islanders end 15 games winless streak