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Yesterday/Blood Brother
Mystique
VICTORY BY MYSTIQUE
That special aura of success surrounding UCLA basketball—the achievement of John Wooden—surely did not hinder the Bruins at College Park, but the champions earned their glory and their title
TRIUMPH FOR GOOD FORM
While UCLA was psyching out the NCAA and Marquette was sewing up the NIT, a game between Las Vegas show girls and some airline stewardollies gave basketball a new shape—and a lot bigger gate
Pistol Pete
THE UPSTAGING OF PISTOL PETE
Showtime with Pete Maravich came to Madison Square Garden and New Yorkers loved it, but Marquette brought in a star performer of its own—a local boy at that—and easily won the NIT tournament
Gooey Sickness
People
Motor Sports
A Sebring of feet and feats
Leadfoot Mario Andretti hopped from a failing Ferrari into a live one and beat the Porsche of brokenfoot Steve McQueen by mere seconds
Baseball
Out! Short to yellow to red
With superior players, a quietly capable manager and a new color scheme, the Athletics this year hope to draw some spectators for a change
Boating
When the wind comes up, the doctor is absent
One of the world's worst cases of sailing fever has made Stuart Walker, M.D. a small-boat skipper of wide renown. Walker is a man of such tenacity that he has been known to keep racing even when dismasted
Hap i nes
For The Record
19th Hole: The Readers Take Over
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