January 1, 1983 in Sport

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in Sport

  • 12th Fiesta Bowl: #11 Arizona State beats #12 Oklahoma, 32-21
  • 49th Orange Bowl: #3 Nebraska beats #13 LSU, 21-20
  • 49th Sugar Bowl: #2 Penn State beats #1 Georgia, 27-23
  • 69th Rose Bowl: #5 UCLA beats #19 Michigan, 24-14
  • PGA inaugurates all-exempt tour

Birthdays in Sport

  • Calum Davenport, English footballer