April 2, 1995 in Sport

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in Sport

  • 14th NCAA Women's Basketball Championship: Connecticut beats Tennessee, 70-64; Huskies' first NCAA title, completing first undefeated season since 1986 Texas
  • Baseball season opener delayed until April 26
  • Owners accept baseball players proposal, agree to start season 4/26

Sport awardGolf Tournament

The Tradition Senior Men's Golf, GC at Desert Mountain: 2-time champion Jack Nicklaus wins with birdie on 3rd playoff hole against Isao Aoki

Sport defeatWrestleMania

WrestleMania XI, Hartford Civic Centre, CT: NFL linebacker Lawrence Taylor defeats Bam Bam Bigelow

Hall of Fame American Football Player Lawrence Taylor
Hall of Fame American Football Player
Lawrence Taylor

Deaths in Sport

  • Harvey Penick, American golfer, coach, author (World Golf Hall of Fame), dies of degenerative arthritis at 90