On This Day

March 25, 1972 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in Sport


Event of interestEvent of Interest

34th NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: UCLA beats Florida, 81-76; 6th straight title for Bruins; future Hall of Fame center Bill Walton tournament MOP

NBA Center and Television Sportscaster Bill Walton
NBA Center and Television Sportscaster
Bill Walton

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Bobby Hull becomes the 2nd NHLer to score 600 goals

NHL Legend Bobby Hull
NHL Legend
Bobby Hull
  • UCLA wins its 6th consecutive national basketball title

Birthdays in Sport

  • Howard Battle, Biloxi MS, infielder (Philadelphia Phillies)
  • Lawrence Moten, NBA guard (Vancouver Grizzlies)