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1939 — Iowa’s Nile Kinnick wins the Heisman Trophy. The again handed for 638 yards and 11 touchdowns and rushed for 374 yards.
1961 — Syracuse working again Ernie Davis turns into the primary black participant to win the Heisman Trophy.
1984 — Martina Navratilova loses to Helena Sukova, ending the longest profitable streak in historical past of ladies’s singles tennis — 74 matches relationship to Jan. 15, 1984.
1986 — Miami’s Vinny Testaverde wins the Heisman Trophy in a runaway. The quarterback, who led the nation in passing effectivity, received the by 1,541 factors over Temple working again Paul Palmer, the nation’s prime rusher.
1990 — The Tampa Bay Lightning and Ottawa Senators obtain approval to affix the NHL in 1992-93.
1992 — Jerry Rice turns into the NFL’s profession chief in landing receptions together with his one hundred and first scoring cross in the course of the fourth quarter of the San Francisco 49ers’ 27-3 victory over Miami. Rice surpassed Steve Largent’s mark of 100.
1992 — Jim Courier rebounds from a sluggish begin to beat Switzerland’s Jakob Hlasek in 4 units as the USA recaptures the Davis Cup.
1998 — Denver with a 35-31 comeback win over Kansas Metropolis, turns into the third 13-0 workforce in NFL historical past. The Broncos be part of the 1934 Chicago Bears and 1972 Miami Dolphins.
2000 — Golden State’s Antawn Jamison and the Lakers’ Kobe Bryant every scored 51 factors, together with buying and selling six straight scores within the last two minutes of extra time. It’s Jamison’s second 51-point efficiency in 4 days, and Bryant’s profession excessive. However Jamison earns further satisfaction because the Warriors prevail 125-122 over Los Angeles. It’s the primary time in 38 years two gamers rating 50 in the identical recreation.
2003 — Military turns into the primary workforce to complete 0-13 in main school historical past after a 34-6 loss to Navy.
2005 — Philadelphia wins the primary scoreless NHL recreation that’s determined by a shootout, beating Calgary 1-0. Philadelphia’s Antero Niittymaki stops 28 photographs in regulation and extra time and all three in the course of the shootout.
2008 — Southern California beats UCLA, 28-7, to win its document seventh straight Pac-10 championship. The Trojans (11-1) even have received 11 or extra video games in seven straight seasons — one other document.
2009 — Switzerland’s Carlo Janka wins the enormous slalom to turn into the primary man in additional than 2 1/2 years with three consecutive World Cup victories. Janka received the tremendous mixed occasion two days earlier and the downhill yesterday.
2009 — Drew Brees is 35 for 49 for 419 yards with two touchdowns and one interception as New Orleans stays undefeated with a 33-30 extra time win at Washington. New Orleans and Indianapolis each enhance to 12-0, marking the primary time in NFL historical past that two groups are unbeaten this late within the season.
2009 — Minnesota Vikings quarterback Brett Favre units an NFL document by enjoying in his 283rd consecutive recreation, a 30-17 loss to Arizona. The 40-year-old Favre breaks the document of 282 held by longtime Vikings defensive finish Jim Marshall.
2013 — Jennifer O’Neill scores a career-high 43 factors, together with the go-ahead basket within the fourth extra time, and No. 5 Kentucky beats No. 9 Baylor 133-130 within the highest-scoring Division I girls’s recreation in historical past. The earlier excessive for a Division I girls’s recreation was 252 factors in SMU’s 127-125 win over TCU, additionally in 4 overtimes, on Jan. 25, 1997.
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