On This Day

March 15, 2008 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in Sport

  • 29th Big East Men's Basketball Tournament: Pittsburgh beats Georgetown, 74-65
  • Wales beats France, 29-12 at Millennium Stadium, Cardiff to complete a Grand Slam and win the Six Nations Rugby Championship with a 19th Triple Crown

Deaths in Sport

  • Ken Reardon, Canadian Hockey Hall of Fame defenseman and executive (Stanley Cup 1946; NHL All-Star 1946-50; Montreal Canadiens), dies at 86