On This Day

April 4, 1983 in Sport

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in Sport

  • 45th NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: North Carolina State beats Houston, 54-52; Wolfpack win with buzzer-beating dunk by Lorenzo Charles off a desperation 30 foot shot from Dereck Whittenburg

Birthdays in Sport

  • Ben Gordon, British-American basketball player, born in London
  • Doug Lynch, Canadian ice hockey player, born in Vancouver, British Columbia
  • Fabian Geiser, Swiss footballer (Le Mont), born in Langenthal, Switzerland