December 10, 1962
Not long after Mississippi State University hired James (Babe) McCarthy to coach its basketball team, students started bringing cowbells to the field house. As State victories became more and more frequent, the din...
February 26, 1962 | Mervin Hyman
January 29, 1962 | Mervin Hyman
It was examination time for many of the nation's major-college teams, but some still found time for limited competition. Unbeaten Ohio State continued to win handsomely in the Big Ten, Kentucky had Coach Adolph Rupp...
December 11, 1961
March 16, 1959
BASKETBALL: STAY-AT-HOMESSirs:Congratulations on the splendid story about Babe McCarthy, Bailey Howell and Mississippi State (Bouquets for Babe and His Bailey, SI, Feb. 23). Although a poll of the man in the street...