NEBRASKA CORNHUSKER & SPORTS MEDIA HISTORY
1970's College Basketball
1970's College Basketball
1970 NCAA Tournament, Notre Dame vs Ohio U. NBC broadcast, black & white video tape. Curt Gowdy doing play-by-play. Played in Dayton, Ohio on a tartan floor, this game is notable for Austin Carr's 61-points! Edited down to about 1 hr...still pretty good!
1970 NCAA Championship: UCLA vs Jacksonville...A very good quality color film with radio audio. Even though the run time is right at 40 minutes, a nice production! Seamlessly edited. Notables include: Artis Gilmore, Curtis Rowe, Sidney Wicks and Henry Bibby.
1972 Olympic Gold Medal Game: USA vs Russia, ESPN "Classic Big Ticket", Includes interviews with Doug Collins, John Bach and Ed Ratleff. Excellent picture!
1973 NCAA Championship: UCLA vs Memphis St., Network telecast with commercials and some post game, the picture is just a bit soft....not bad, I'd guess it a solid "7". Bill Walton 21-22...44 points! A little over 90 minutes.
1973 NCAA Championship: UCLA vs Memphis St., "Classic Sports", Picture slightly better than original broadcast. Disc includes "Sports Century", John Wooden
1974 ACC Final: Maryland vs North Carolina State, from the original "Classic Sports Network", Video ends near end of regulation (approximately 4:00 game time remain) Film footage summarizes the overtime. A 'master recording'. Runs about 1 hour 50 minutes.
1974 NCAA Tournament: Kansas vs Oral Roberts, A good, crisp picture...a very nice copy of an older game!...total run time right at 2 hours.
1974 Final 4 game: North Carolina State vs UCLA, Network telecast. Picture is a bit grainy...but any footage preserved from this game is welcomed! The Wolfpack stop the Bruins! About 1 hr and 33 minutes.
1975 Indiana vs Illinois. Audio level is a bit low. Picture is a bit soft, subpar....I'd guess it a "7", but no higher
1975 NCAA Championship: UCLA vs Kentucky, The Bruins send John Wooden out a winner! "Classic Sports"...includes "Sports Century", John Wooden
1976 NCAA Tournament game: Notre Dame vs Cincinnati, played at Allen Field house in Kansas. Notables include: Adrian Dantley, Digger Phelps, Pat Cummings and the old tartan floor! A top notch picture! 1 hour 43 minutes.
1976 Indiana Hoosiers Highlight film, "A Team for the Ages". 33 minute film covers the Hoosiers unbeaten, National Championship team.
1976 NCAA Championship: Indiana vs Michigan, Hoosiers finish unbeaten! Excellent Picture!
1977 Detroit vs Marquette, Dick Vitale leads Detroit over the eventual National Champions. Not great picture...has a kine scope look to it, but some rare footage of "Dickie V" as a coach. 1 hr 22 minutes
1977 Notre Dame vs Indiana, Notables include: Bill Lambeer & Kelly Tripucka. Picture quality a "7".
1977 NCAA Championship: North Carolina vs Marquette, Warrior coach Al Maguire breaks down as he reaches the pinnacle! The complete game. A top-flite version! 2 hours & 7 minutes
1977 NCAA Championship: North Carolina vs Marquette, A "Classic Sports" broadcast. Very good picture! 1 hour 20 minutes
1978 NCAA Tournament, Kentucky vs Michigan St.
1979 Indiana State vs Wichita State, Larry Bird scores 49! A stellar picture! About 1 hour 28 minutes.
1979 Missouri Valley Tournament Final: Indiana State vs Southern Illinois, played on the tartan court in Terre Haut. 1 hr 22 minutes. Decent picture..a 'high 7'
1979 ACC Final: Duke vs North Carolina, an excellent picture! Includes some post game. Run time just over 2 hours!
1979 North Carolina State vs Maryland, very good picture! Run time about 1 hour, 40 minutes. Notables: Clyde "the glide" Austin, Albert King and Buck Williams
1979 NCAA Tournament: Arkansas vs Indiana State, Picture is a bit grainy...but any footage preserved from this game is welcomed! A great game! Notables: Larry Bird and Sidney Moncrief...about 1 hr 30 minutes
1979 Nebraska High School Class "B" State Championship: Norris vs Aurora. Norris caps undefeated season
1979 NCAA Tournament Final 4: Michigan St. vs Penn.... "Classic Sports"
1979 NCAA Tournament Final 4: DePaul. vs Indiana St, "Classic Sports"
1979 NCAA Tournament Championship: Michigan St. vs Indiana St.... Bird vs Magic