On This Day

April 1, 1991 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in Sport

  • 53rd NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: Duke beats Kansas, 72-65; Blue Devils' first title; power forward Christian Laettner MOP

Deaths in Sport

  • Frankie Gustine, American Major baseball infielder (MLB All-Star 1946, 47, 48; Pittsburgh Pirates), dies at 71