Larry Bird was a co-star of one of the greatest college basketball national championship games ever – Bird vs. Magic, when the undefeated Indiana State Sycamores took on the co-Big Ten champion Michigan State Spartans in the 1979 championship. Bird was one of the best scorers in the country, a big forward who led the way for the Sycamores from the Missouri Valley Conference to the biggest national stage.
Presented is an original basketball program from 1979 in which Larry Bird played for Indiana State. The program was for the matchup between the team and Drake University (2/6). The interior is scored and showcases photos of Bird. Larry Bird had 33 points in the team’s victory (100-79).
1979 Sycamore Magazine Larry Bird College Program Indiana State