Sunday, March 25, 2012

March 25 in San Antonio history...

1991
The San Antonio Riders, of the World League of American Football, play their first game.  They lose to the Orlando Thunder, 35-34, in the Florida Citrus Bowl in Orlando.

Thursday, March 8, 2012

March 8 in San Antonio history...

1894
The elevator in the new Clifford Building is now in running order, though the wiring has not yet arrived.

Tuesday, March 6, 2012

March 6 in San Antonio history...

1982
The San Antonio Spurs defeat the Milwaukee Bucks in a triple-overtime thriller, 177-166.  This game remains the highest scoring game in Spurs history.

Monday, March 5, 2012

March 5 in San Antonio history...

1966
Shakey's Pizza opens its first San Antonio location at 7074 San Pedro Avenue.