On This Day

December 7, 2013 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in Sport

  • 22nd SEC Championship Game: #3 Auburn beats #5 Missouri, 59-42
  • 9th ACC Championship Game: #1 Florida State beats #20 Duke, 45-7

Deaths in Sport

  • Jacob Matlala, South African boxer (WBO, WBU, IBA flyweight champion; shortest world champion ever at 1.47m [4-foot-10]), dies from pneumonia at 51