Monthly Archives: March 2017

Most NCAA D1 Basketball Championships

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What NCAA Division I basketball teams have the most national championships?

Trivia Question Answer

NCAA D1 Men

  • UCLA: 11 – 1964, 1965, 1967, 1968, 1969, 1970, 1971, 1972, 1973, 1975, 1995
  • Kentucky: 8 – 1948, 1949, 1951, 1958, 1978, 1996, 1998, 2012
  • North Carolina: 6 – 1957, 1982, 1993, 2005, 2009, 2017
  • Duke: 5 – 1991, 1992, 2001, 2010, 2015
  • Indiana: 5 – 1940, 1953, 1976, 1981, 1987

NCAA D1 Women

  • Connecticut: 11 – 1995, 2000, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2009, 2010, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016
  • Tennessee: 8 – 1987, 1989, 1991,1996, 1997, 1998, 2007, 2008
  • Baylor: 2 – 2005, 2012
  • Louisiana Tech: 2 – 1982, 1988
  • Stanford: 2 1990, 1992
  • USC: 2 – 1983, 1984

Baseball Quote – Helpless Hurt

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What major league baseball player said – “growing old is just a helpless hurt.”?

Trivia Question Answer

Growing old is just a helpless hurt” was uttered by none other than Hall of Famer Willie Mays late in his career.

Wayne Gretzky Goals in First Professional Hockey Season

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How many goals did Wayne Gretzky score in his first professional hockey season?

Trivia Question Answer

Wayne Gretzky played his first professional hockey season in the World Hockey Association (WHA) for the Indianapolis Racers and the Edmonton Oilers. In that season (1978/1979). Gretzky scored 46 goals. Gretzky’s first NHL season was the 1979/1980 season when the Edmonton Oilers joined the NHL after the collapse of the WHA. In his first NHL season Gretzky scored 51 goals.

Baseball Nickname – Scooter

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What major league baseball player went by the nickname “The Scooter“?

Trivia Question Answer

Shortstop Phil Rizzuto who played for the New York Yankees from 1941 to 1956 was the most famous major league player nicknamed The Scooter. Other players that went by the nickname include Clem Koshorek who played a couple of years for Pittsburgh and Eddie Tucker who had a three year career with Houston and Cleveland.

Baseball Nickname – The Penguin

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What major league baseball player went by the nickname “The Penguin“?

Trivia Question Answer

Third baseman Ron Cey was nicknamed “The Penguin” by his Los Angeles Dodgers teammates because of the way he walked.