05-21-10 Looking back

Published 12:00 am Friday, May 21, 2010

TWENTY YEARS AGO — Michael Jordan scores 34 points, but 26 of those are in the first half after hurting his hip, and Detroit goes on to defeat Chicago 86-77 in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Finals.

TEN YEARS AGO — Lindsay Wagoner’s RBI single in the seventh inning gives Huntington an 8-7 win over Trinity, but the Lady Hounds lose to Macon Central 28-0 in the Class A State Tournament title game.

FIVE YEARS AGO — Derek Hebert hits a two-run single in the top of the eighth inning to give LSU a 6-5 and the Tigers defeat Mississippi State 7-5, dealing a big blow to the Bulldogs’ SEC Tournament chance.