Stunning 1970-current UMD Football & Basketball Collection 
Lot Number 620
 
Quantity: Bid Starts: 06/22/2008 16:00:00 
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Description

Meticulously assembled over the last four decades, the presented lot boasts (500+) pieces of Maryland basketball and football collectibles. Highlighted by many specimens from the 1970s and an array of items from the Len Bias era, the lot consists of Basketball: (55) Pocket Schedules from 1972-07 (most including images of the top players), (281) tickets including (103) fulls and (14) Len Bias tickets, (14) Maryland Invitation Tournament ticket stubs, (8) MIT programs, (9) UMD yearbooks and (14) assorted programs; Football: (29) Pocket Schedules with 1965, (46) regular season tickets including (21) full, (12) yearbooks, (9) regular season programs, (4) Bowl game programs and (2) Bowl Game tickets. This meticulous collection, obtained by one devoted fan over the last four decades, warrants serious in-person viewing at our Silver Spring office. Please visit our website for a much more detailed list of the contents of this lot.

This lot contains:

Basketball

Pocket Schedules: (55) including 1972, (2) 1974 and 1978-07 with Bias years of 1982, 1983, 1984 and (2) 1985.

Regular Season Tickets: (15) full tickets from the 1970s with 1979 Duke and Virginia, (18) 1980s with (6) Len Bias games and (70) 1990-current with (2) Duke; (178) stubs including (8) 1970s with 1976 UNC, (15) 1980s with (8) Len Bias games including (2) 1983 UNC and (155) 1990s with (12) Duke and (17) UNC; and ticket covers from (2) 1975, 1976 and (3) 1977.

Maryland Invitation Tournament: ticket stubs (3) 1973 v BC, (3) 1974 v UCLA, (2) 1975 v Bama/Duquesne, (2) 1977 v Georgia Tech, (4) 1978 v SJU/USC; ticket covers (7) 1973 (each with Game 2 v BC ticket still attached), (2) 1974 and (2) 1978; MIT tournament programs 1971-73, 1974 with UCLA, 1975-78.

Other: team yearbooks from 1996, 1997, 1999-04 and 2006; other assorted programs include 1976 Notre Dame, 1980 American, 1983 UNC with BIAS, 1994 FSU, 1998 Duke, 2001 Illinois, 2002 UNC, UVA, Florida, Duke, Wisconsin, 2003 Duke, 2004 Mercer and 1975 UMD v Russian National Team.


Football

Pocket Schedules: (29) with 1965, 1975, 1979-97, 2000-02 and 2004.

Regular Season tickets: (21) full tickets with (11) 1970s and (10) 1990s, (25) stubs with (7) 1970s and (18) 1980s-current with 1990 @ Michigan; and season ticket covers from 1974, (2) 1977 (one still has the last ticket still attached) and (2) 1978.

Other: team yearbooks 1972, 1974, 1975, 1989, 1996-98, 2000-03 and 2006; regular season programs 1973 PSU, 1974 Bama, 1975 Nova, 1979 PSU, 1985 @ Michigan; Bowl Game Programs 1965 Gator Bowl, 1977 Cotton Bowl, 1985 Cherry and 2002 Orange; and Bowl Game tickets (2) 1985 Cherry (one full, one stub).

Miscellaneous: (13) UMD football parking passes from 1979-95; 1973 USSR v USA basketball program and 1975 Capital Classic program with Bill Cartwright. The vast majority are from UMD venues with some duplication to be found. 
 
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