March 26, 1996 in Sports

Sports People

Compiled From Wire Services
 

Former UCLA coach Walt Hazzard, who suffered a stroke last week, was in stable condition at the UCLA Medical Center in Los Angeles… . Former Minnesota North Stars forward Bill Goldsworthy is hospitalized in guarded condition for treatment of complications from AIDS, his family said… . Gene Bartow, who built the Alabama-Birmingham basketball program from the ground floor to an 1982 Elite Eight NCAA appearance, resigned… . Ivan Pedroso, the world long jump champion from Cuba, had surgery in Mexico City to repair a torn thigh muscle and his doctor says there is a chance he will miss the Atlanta Olympics. . . . The San Francisco 49ers waived All-Pro center Bart Oates who is expected to announce his retirement today… . Jeffery D. Meyer, 34, a Snoqualmie Pass ski instructor, died when he lost control and slammed into trees while skiing with friends at Mission Ridge Ski Area in Wenatchee, Wash.


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