On this date in Mid-Columbia sports history

On Jan. 28 in ...

* 1978 -- Clutch performances out of Kelvin Smith -- 27 points -- and Shawn Rambo -- 14 points -- proved decisive as the Pasco Bulldogs held off Kennewick 65-60 in Big Nine Conference basketball action.

* 1976 -- Daryl Doward led Columbia Basin with 29 points, Willie Bradford had 19 points,and Dave Harding scored 16 as CBC played tough against a monster Spokane Community College squad, but the Hawks' six-point deficit with seven minutes remaining steadily worsened under an avalanche of free throws in a 95-80 loss to the Sasquatch at Pasco High School.