1986 - North Carolina retained the top spot in the college basketball poll despite its first loss of the season, to Virginia.
1991 - Pete Rose could be barred from the baseball Hall of Fame because of betting on baseball games.
1996 - Jeremy Vliem led four Wolves in double figures as Northern State earned a 95-69 men's college basketball triumph over Minnesota-Morris. Ryan Miller added 18 points, Lance Luitjens had 16 and Jesse Johnson scored 11 for NSU, now 16-3 on the season and 5-0 in the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference.
2001 - Northern State completed a sweep over Minnesota-Crookston in college basketball. Nick Schroeder made a free throw with two seconds left to lift the Wolves to a 77-76 win in the men's game. Carin Rambow scored 16 points and as Northern's women crushed Crookston 93-65.
2006 - Michael Babcock led a balanced Aberdeen Central effort with 13 points as the Golden Eagles defeated Brookings 60-49 in high school basketball. Derek Belden and Danny Kurtz added 12 and 10 points for Central.
2010 - Sheldon Weisbeck scored 18 points and gathered 18 rebounds to lead Herreid to a 54-43 high school basketball win over Tiospaye Topa. Luke Weist contributed 14 points for Herreid and Tanner Sjomeling finished with 10 points.