Feb. 6, 2000: Fighting cramps in both legs, sophomore guard Juan Dixon (Calvert Hall) makes two steals in the final 1 minute, 8 seconds to lead the Maryland men's basketball team past visiting North Carolina State, 78-73.
Feb. 6, 1983: The U.S. Postal Service unveils a stamp honoring Babe Ruth on what would have been his 88th birthday at the slugger's birthplace on Emory Street.
Feb. 7, 1977: A plugger named Lexington Park wins the feature at Bowie Race Course — the 35th victory at the same track in eight years for the 10-year-old horse, trained by Dickie Dutrow.
Feb. 11, 1972: Morgan State defeats North...