March 28, 1998 in Sports


Compiled From Wire Services

Tevester Anderson, an assistant to former coach Mark Gottfried, has been hired as Murray State’s new head basketball coach.

Stanford has taken a commanding 411-308 lead over defending champion and host Auburn with one day left in the NCAA swimming championships.

Two-time Olympic biathlete Beth Coats was in the intensive care unit of a Boulder, Colo., hospital after suffering head and back injuries in a climbing accident this week.

Gymnast Blaine Wilson won four events in helping the U.S. defend its International Team Championships against China and Romania in Knoxville.

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