New York City Is Recapturing Its College Basketball Heyday


“It was recognized as the biggest stage in the game,” he added.

Even before then, it had been the effective home court of City College. It was also where, in successive weeks in March 1950, the Beavers twice beat Bradley to win the N.I.T. and the N.C.A.A. tournament — competitions that were then held in approximately equal esteem.