Coach Vince Lombardi leads Green Bay Packers to a third straight NFL title 
in Superbowl I : Green Bay 35 - Kansas City 10 

Pro MVP: Bart Starr, Green Bay, QB & Don Meredith, Dallas, QB 

College Football: Notre Dame 

Heisman Trophy: Steve Spurrier, Florida, QB 

Rose Bowl: Purdue 14, USC 13 
Orange Bowl: Florida 27, Georgia Tech 12 
Cotton Bowl: Georgia 24, SMU 9 
Sugar Bowl: Alabama 34, Nebraska 7 
NBA Championship 
Winner: BOSTON 4-3 (LWWWLLW) - Coach: Red Auerbach 
Opposing Team: LA Lakers - Coach: Fred Schaus 

NBA MVP: Wilt Chamberlain, Philadelphia, C Ave Score: 33.5 

NCAA National Champions: Texas Western 28-1 - Coach: Don Haskins 
World Series 
Winner: Baltimore 4-0 - Coach: Hank Bauer 
Opposing Team: LA DODGERS - Coach: Walter Alston 

National League 
MVP: Roberto Clemente, Pit - OF 
Rookie of the Year: Tommy Helms, Cin - 3B 

American League 
MVP: Frank Robinson, Bal - OF 
Rookie of the Year: Tommie Agee, Chi - OF 
Long Distance Running
3.51 min. mile is run by Jim Ryun 
Draft dodger Cassius Clay becomes a Muslim and changes his name to Muhammad Ali - died 6/3/2016.