| Mar 27, 2012
| 11:24 AM
Hundreds of games before. Hundreds since. None I've witnessed matches. Perhaps none will.
Duke 104, Kentucky 103.
March 28, 1992.
To riff off the Beatles: It was 20 years ago today, Christian Laettner caught the pass for K.
It was a Saturday night...
| Mar 27, 2012
| 11:55 AM
Debbie Krzyzewski stood still as a mannequin. Only the tears glassing over her eyes betrayed her emotions.
Her mother, Mickie, sat next to her, head bowed, eyes wide open. A few feet away, Mike Krzyzewski, husband, father and coach, was fervently...
| Mar 29, 2012
| 1:05 AM
1987 -- Syracuse and Indiana advanced to the championship game of the NCAA basketball tournament. Syracuse defeated Villanova 77-63 in one semifinal contest while Indiana got past Nevada-Las Vegas 97-93 in the other.
1992 -- Christian Laettner hit a...
| Feb 9, 2012
| 6:50 AM
Christian Laettner still reigns. The stakes, the drama, the 10-for-10 perfection.
But in the pantheon of Duke buzzer-beaters, only Laettner’s epic 20 years ago ranks above Austin Rivers’ dagger Wednesday night.
Perhaps you were among the 21,...
| Oct 30, 2012
Every loss stings, and some are more memorable than others -- for the circumstances, the level of play, how it unfolded, the disappointment, even the pride in the effort put forth. Even for a coach as successful as Jim Calhoun. Here are some of the more...
| Sep 13, 2012
| 3:19 AM
Born: May 10, 1942 in Braintree, Mass.
Family: Wife Pat, sons James and Jeffrey, six grandchildren
Education: American International College (1968); Braintree High School (1960)
Head Coaching Career:
Old Lyme (CT) High School – 1968-69
| Nov 20, 2012
| 8:44 AM
Sean Woods was one of The Unforgettables at Kentucky and had 21 points — and many thought the game-winning goal — in that infamous 1992 NCAA Tournament loss to Duke when Christian Laettner hit a last-second goal to beat UK.
But during a...
| Jul 25, 2012
| 8:39 AM
It has been 20 years since Duke’s historic overtime win over Kentucky in the NCAA Tournament East Region final, yet Tom Clark says there is always one question that won’t go away once anyone finds out he refereed that game.
| Jul 26, 2012
| 8:59 AM
He was the official who ruled that Christian Laettner’s overtime shot beat the final buzzer to cost Kentucky a Final Four berth, but few people know that Tom Clark had actually grown up a Kentucky fan.
Clark called one of the most famous losses in...
| Nov 12, 2012
| 7:17 AM
Sean Woods hit a shot that was nearly one of the biggest in Kentucky basketball history, a high-arching bank off the backboard on a drive down the lane in the waning seconds to put the Wildcats ahead against defending national champion Duke in the 1992...
| Nov 14, 2012
| 8:22 AM
ATLANTA — Former Kentucky star Jeff Sheppard and Duke standout Christian Laettner combined forces at a fundraiser Tuesday before the Kentucky-Duke game in the Georgia Dome to help raise $10,000 in honor of Dick Vitale for the V Foundation to use for...