UCI’s First Basketball Game January 11, 2010Posted by ucisca in Early UCI Campus, Photographs, School spirit, Student Life.
Tags: Basketball, University of California Irvine
The UC Irvine basketball team won their first game against UC Riverside on December 1, 1965 after two “ex-officio” players – Chancellor Dan Aldrich and UC Riverside’s Chancellor Ivan Hinderaker – competed for the ball during the opening tip off of the season.
Souvenir program, 1965. AS-073. Special Collections and Archives, The UC Irvine Libraries, Irvine, California.
Photographs, 1965. AS-061. Special Collections and Archives, The UC Irvine Libraries, Irvine, California