20 Lafayette, They Are Back
With Jean-Claude Killy leading the way, the French dominated the ski championships at Franconia, N.H.
26 First Blood of a Classic Duel
Villanova's Dave Patrick ran away from Kansas' Jim Ryun in the first confrontation of a brilliant rivalry
28 NCAA: 22 Teams After Alcindor
There isn't much hope of an upset in basketball's championships. The team with the most sophomores should win
34 No Foldo in Chicago
Avoiding their customary spring slump, the Black Hawks wrap up the NHL title
44 Noisy Chase Discreetly Done
Greyhound racing's richest purse goes to a strong front-runner in a setting that shows why the sport is growing
48 An Ancient Tradition
A winter's day in the field with Asaji Kutsuzawa, one of the last of Japan's hunting falconers
54 Hidden Battles, Subtle Foes
What happened when Arnold Palmer tried to give up smoking, and how a new pro tour almost came to be
74 When the Real McGuire Stood Up
Brothers Dick and Al were famous athletes and are now prominent coaches, but John is the real McGuire
95 For the Record
96 Basketball's Week
98 19th Hole
Credits on page 95
Cover photograph by Neil Leifer
The last four teams in the NCAA basketball championships move on to play the final round in Louisville. Reports from the regional title games and Frank Deford's selections.
Killy and the rest of the caravan of international skiers travel next to Vail, Colo. to participate in the second of three weekends of U.S. competition. Dan Jenkins observes.
Real football, the world's most popular game, is going big-time in the U.S. Martin Kane writes about the soccer revolution and the millionaires betting on the sport's success.