Nearly 50 years ago, Shockers made run at history
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By DAVE SKRETTA
AP Sports Writer
ATLANTA -- Jerry Reimond remembers the captain coming on over the speakers in the airplane cabin, asking a bunch of wide-eyed kids from Wichita State to gaze out the windows.
On one side, Mount Rainier climbed to the clouds. On the other, snow-capped Mount Hood.
They were on their way to the school's first Final Four, played that year in Portland, Ore., and a date with John Wooden and his powerhouse program ...
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