On This Day

March 8, 1998 in Sport

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in Sport

  • 39th SEC Men's Basketball Tournament: Kentucky beats South Carolina, 86-56
  • 45th ACC Men's Basketball Tournament: #4 North Carolina beats #1 Duke, 83-68

Deaths in Sport

Person of interestRay Nitschke

Ray Nitschke, American football player, dies of a heart attack at 61

NFL Legend Ray Nitschke
NFL Legend
Ray Nitschke