1986 - Gerald Paddio hit a three-point field goal at the buzzer to give fifth-ranked Nevada-Las Vegas a 78-76 victory over Temple and a berth in the championship game of the National Invitational Tournament Classic. Paddio led the Rebels' victory with 23 points.
1991 - Detroit took advantage of six Chicago turnovers to fuel a 16-6 victory, allowing the Lions (9-4) to move into a first-place tie with the Bears in the NFC Central division of the National Football League.
1996 - Northern State men's basketball coach Bob Olson entered the NSU Tip-Off Classic with a 238-111 career record.
2001 - Shana Theobald scored 12 points to lead a balanced Northern State attack as the Wolves picked up a 72-54 college women's basketball win over Augustana. Natalie Hopkins and Tia Michalski added 11 points each for NSU and Carin Rambow finished with 10 points.
2006 - Deven Loepp, Taylor Ptacek, Ben Engel, Ethan Plemmel and Jesse Mely each earned wins via pin to lead Oakes to a 48-24 North Dakota high school wrestling decision over Ellendale-Edgeley.
2010 - Adrian Peterson and Toby Gerhart scored on short runs and Ryan Longwell booted a 31-yard field goal to boost the Minnesota Vikings to a 17-10 National Football League victory over the Washington Redskins.