Great Games in NCAA Tournament History: Jordan’s jumper earns UNC 1982 title


Westwood One presents Great Games in NCAA Tournament History. Today we venture back to March 29th, 1982 as North Carolina and Georgetown squared off in the championship game. The legend of Michael Jordan was born as the freshman’s jumper as time winded down was the difference in a 63-62 Tar Heels win.

Cawood Ledford and Curt Gowdy had the call on Westwood One.