11/27 09:38 CST AP Sportlight
Compiled By PAUL MONTELLA
By The Associated Press
1906 --- Tommy Burns fights to a 20-round draw with light heavyweight Jack
O'Brien in a world heavyweight title bout in Los Angeles.
1929 --- Ernie Nevers rushes for six touchdowns and kicks four PATs to score
all his team's points, an NFL record, in the Chicago Cardinals' 40-6 rout of
the Chicago Bears.
1948 --- Dippy Evans of the Chicago Bears is the only NFL player to score two
touchdowns on recovered fumbles in a 48-13 victory over the Washington Redskins.
1982 --- The United States, led by John McEnroe, beats France 4-1 to win the
1982 --- The Edmonton Eskimos beat the Toronto Argonauts 32-16 for their fifth
consecutive Grey Cup title.
1992 --- Bobby Bowden becomes the first major college coach to win 10 games in
six straight seasons when Florida State beats Florida 45-24 to finish the
regular season at 10-1.
2002 --- The Dallas Mavericks are denied a spot in the NBA record books by the
Indiana Pacers. The Pacers prevent Dallas (14-1) from matching the 1948-49
Washington Capitols and 1993-94 Houston Rockets for what was then the best
start to an NBA season --- 15-0.
2004 --- Cincinnati and Cleveland play the most remarkable game in their
intrastate rivalry, a wacky 58-48 victory by the Bengals that is the
second-highest scoring game in NFL history. The 106 combined points are the
most since the Redskins beat the Giants 72-41 on Nov. 27, 1966, for the league
2004 --- Bode Miller becomes the first man to open a World Cup season with
three victories in three disciplines, winning a super-giant slalom ahead of
Hermann Maier in Lake Louise, Alberta. Miller's first career Super G win comes
one day after his first World Cup downhill victory. He also won the
season-opening giant slalom in Soelden, Austria, and is just the fourth skier
to win World Cup races in all five disciplines over his career (slalom and
combined are the others).
2010 --- Roger Federer wins his fifth season-ending title by beating top-ranked
Rafael Nadal 6-3, 3-6, 6-1 at the ATP World Tour Finals.
2010 --- Anthony Calvillo leads Montreal its second straight Grey Cup title and
third in nine years, completing 29 of 42 passes for 336 yards in the Alouettes'
21-18 victory over the Saskatchewan Roughriders.
2014 --- Martin St. Louis reaches 1,000 career points with a goal and an assist
as the New York Rangers beat the Philadelphia Flyers 3-0. St. Louis becomes the
sixth undrafted player in NHL history to accomplish the feat.
2014 --- Brandon Doughty throws a Conference USA-record eight touchdown passes,
the last in overtime to Jared Dangerfield followed by a 2-point conversion pass
to Willie McNeal that lifts Western Kentucky over No. 19 Marshall 67-66. The
teams tie the Bowl Subdivision record for the most combined points scored in a
game involving a ranked team, set when No. 9 West Virginia beat No. 25 Baylor
70-63 in 2012.