Dick Vitale

June 9, 2017 0

Dickie V turns 78 today, baby! Dick Vitale is the most famous announcer in college basketball history.  He joined ESPN during the 1979-80 season, just…

Jerry Tarkanian

May 10, 2017 0

Jerry Tarkanian was a rebel with a cause. A Division-I coach for 31 seasons, Tarkanian’s legacy is as complicated as any in college basketball history. …

Sonny Jurgensen

August 23, 2016 0

In tackle football, a “gunslinger” is a strong-armed quarterback who plays in an aggressive and decisive manner by throwing deep and with risk.  Sonny Jurgensen—who…

Christian Laettner

August 17, 2016 1

Happy 47th birthday to one of the most polarizing college athletes of all time. Christian Donald Laettner was born in Angola, New York—two miles west…

Hermann Trophy

July 29, 2016 0

The Hermann Trophy is awarded annually by the Missouri Athletic Club to the top male and female college soccer players in the United States. The…