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UCLA REMINDS THE FOLKS WHO'S CHAMP
Joe Jares
March 29, 1976
Nevada, Las Vegas had Coach Jerry (Tark the Shark) Tarkanian and a roster of runners and gunners whose idea of discipline was to take no shots unless they were over the half-court line. Pepperdine would have had a team leader in Brazilian Center Marcos Leite if only his teammates understood Portuguese. Arizona had Coach Fred (the Fox) Snowden and a gimpy Greek guard known as "The Six-Million-Dollar Man." But none of these was ever really a factor. The NCAA West Regional was being held in UCLA's Pauley Pavilion where the Bruins had lost only three games in 11 years.
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March 29, 1976

Ucla Reminds The Folks Who's Champ

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"I told my teammates that if they'd get me home," said McCarter, "I'd try to take care of everything else for 'em." Trouble is, "everything else" includes Indiana.

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