SI Vault
 
TABLE OF CONTENTS

November 19, 1990 | Volume 73, Issue 21

Previous Previous
Stacey Augmon Cover - Sports Illustrated November 19, 1990

November 19, 1990 | Merrell Noden
Self-effacing Greg Gumbel brings a new style to CBS's revamped football show

November 19, 1990 | Phil Taylor
Even though Rice fans couldn't get enough of 6'9" center Brent Scott last season, the Owls' rooters—or is it hooters?—are looking forward to seeing less of him in 1990-91. Scott dropped 25 pounds...

November 19, 1990 | Hank Hersch
With four seconds remaining in the Southeast Regional final in New Orleans last March, Minnesota guard Kevin Lynch took a pass and headed into the frontcourt with the Golden Gophers trailing...

November 19, 1990 | Hank Hersch
Thirty-three conference champions are eligible for 30 automatic bids to the NCAA tournament. Here are our picks to win the leagues not covered in the preceding reports.

November 19, 1990 | Phil Taylor
REBEL, INC.

November 19, 1990 | William F. Reed
On those days when he's feeling blue, when he hasn't been able to get anything done because the telephone just won't stop ringing, Arthur J. McAfee will sit back in his office chair and study the...

November 19, 1990 | William F. Reed
MOREHOUSEKENTUCKY WESLEYANFLORIDA TECHTAMPACENTRAL MISSOURI ST.NORTH DAKOTASLIPPERY ROCK (PA.)FERRIS ST. (MICH.)ALASKA-ANCHORAGECAL-BAKERSFIELD

November 19, 1990 | Michael Jaffe
On a warm October afternoon, Oral Roberts the man stands watching Oral Roberts the team. Poised at courtside, wearing a gaudy green sport jacket, he folds his arms across his chest as basketball...

November 19, 1990 | Michael Jaffe
ORAL ROBERTSWISCONSIN-EAU CLAIREGEORGIA SOUTHWESTERNMINNESOTA-DULUTHDAVID LIPSCOMB (TENN.)GEORGETOWN (KY.)PFEIFFER (N.C.)CENTRAL ARKANSASALDERSON-BROADDUS (W.VA.)MALONE (OHIO)

November 19, 1990 | Hank Hersch
On the second night of school this fall, the incoming basketball hopefuls at Wittenberg in Springfield, Ohio, were invited to a casual affair at an apartment house where some of the senior members...

November 19, 1990 | Hank Hersch
WITTENBERGILLINOIS WESLEYANUC SAN DIEGOROCHESTER (N.Y.)OTTBERIEN (OHIO)DEPAUW (IND.)CALVIN (MICH.)NEBRASKA WESLEYANWASHINGTON COLLEGE (MD.)WASHINGTON (MO.)

November 19, 1990 | Douglas S. Looney
DAWN STALEY, ALL 5'5" OF HER, LIFTS VIRGINIA TO BOLD NEW HEIGHTS

November 19, 1990 | Michael Jaffe
Texas forward Vicki Hall developed her basketball skills around boys, but not because she competed with them. In fact, she was usually shunned by members of the opposite sex. When Hall was three,...

November 19, 1990 | Michael Jaffe
VIRGINIATEXASSTANFORDAUBURNN.C. STATELOUISIANA TECHLONG BEACHTENNESSEEGEORGIANORTHWESTERN

November 19, 1990 | Ralph Wiley

November 19, 1990 | William F. Reed
THE BEAT GOES ON

November 19, 1990 | William F. Reed
OFFENSEArizona State senior quarterback Paul Justin completed 19 of 25 passes for 379 yards and four touchdowns and ran for two other TDs in leading the Sun Devils to a 51-26 win over Washington...

November 19, 1990 | Peter King
THE BUM'S RUSH

November 19, 1990 | Peter King
NO DOUBTING THIS THOMAS

November 19, 1990 | Peter King
Eagles at Falcons. When these two teams last got together—during the preseason in Macon, Ga.—Atlanta won the scrimmage two touchdowns to one and the skirmishes also by 2-1. "It was more like a war...

November 19, 1990 | Dave Noland
Blaine Nye was always a standout student

November 19, 1990 | Richard Hoffer

November 19, 1990 | Compiled by Amy Nutt
PRO BASKETBALL—It was a high-scoring week in the NBA as the Spurs outdueled the Nuggets 161-153 with San Antonio's David Robinson chipping in with a career-high 43 points. The Nuggets' 90 points...

November 19, 1990
JOY DAVISDECATUR, GA.Davis, 19, set a women's state record of 300 pounds in the deadlift and won the Georgia women's powerlifting championship. Previously, she set a world record in the American...

November 19, 1990 | Curry Kirkpatrick
It's time for UNLV's Jerry Tarkanian to step aside

November 19, 1990 | Edited by Merrell Noden
VOX POPULI

November 19, 1990 | Edited by Merrell Noden
•Larry Doughty, Pirate general manager, after hunting with three of his players, Sid Bream, John Smiley and Bob Walk: "Ballplayers and deer hunters are alike. They both want the big bucks."

November 19, 1990 | Peter King

November 19, 1990 | Rick Reilly
A late-season luau in Hawaii was occasion to take stock of a strange year in golf

November 19, 1990 | Austin Murphy

November 19, 1990 | John Papanek
This College Basketball issue marks the debut of Phil Taylor as an SI staff writer. Taylor, who has written a profile of Michigan State's Steve Smith (page 48) and the first edition of a weekly...

November 19, 1990 | Alexander Wolff

November 19, 1990 | Phil Taylor

November 19, 1990 | Curry Kirkpatrick

November 19, 1990 | Alexander Wolff

November 19, 1990
FOOTBALL OFFICIATINGThanks for the article about college football officials (Glaring Mistakes, Oct. 29). My father, James Augustyn, is a Big Ten official. He has been officiating for nearly 24...

November 19, 1990 | Bruce Newman

November 19, 1990 | Alexander Wolff

November 19, 1990 | Hank Hersch
You have descended into the Hades of College Basketball: Barnhill Arena in Fayetteville, Ark. This is where the Razorbacks create and perfect the torture sessions that coach Nolan Richardson...

November 19, 1990 | Michael Jaffe
Relaxation is the key to playing good basketball, says Colorado center Shaun Vandiver. How do the Buffaloes define relaxation? During last season's Big Eight tournament in Kansas City, Vandiver...

November 19, 1990 | Shelley Smith
He is called Baby Jordan because of his close-cropped hairstyle, his acrobatic dunks and his incessant tongue-lapping on the court. A better tag for USC guard Harold Miner might be Baby Bizarro....

November 19, 1990 | William F. Reed
First-year coach Les Robinson, lured from East Tennessee State in April to clean up the mess at N.C. State left by former coach Jim Valvano, found a couple of old friends on campus in starting...

November 19, 1990 | Michael Jaffe
Last season Allan Houston saw his father, Wade, who was then in his first year as coach of Tennessee, in a new light. "This was the first time I had ever played for my father," says Allan, a 6'6"...

November 19, 1990 | William F. Reed
Normally dominant Louisville will struggle, unless senior guard LaBradford Smith can make the second major adjustment of his career. When Smith arrived at Louisville from Bay City, Texas, he was...

November 19, 1990 | Hank Hersch
Seton Hall coach P.J. Carlesimo had no idea he was becoming college basketball's Statue of Liberty—send us your centers, your wingmen, your budding dunkers yearning to breathe free—after the...