Today In Sporting History

Posted: December 9, 2007 in Uncategorized

Welcome to today highlights in sporting history. This was the day in1968 when Doug Engelbart demonstrated the first computer mouse at Stanford university. 
 In 1913, Heavyweight Jack Johnson-Jim Johnson fight to no decision in Paris

In 1931, Baseball cuts squad from 25 to 23 players & National League continues to prohibit uniform numbers

In 1961, Wilt Chamberlain of NBA Philadelphia Warriors scores 67 points vs New York

In 1988, New York Yankees sign 12-year television contract with Madison Square Garden for $500 million

In 1995, 61st Heisman Trophy Award: Eddie George, Ohio State (RB)

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