The Alamo in San Antonio, Texas.

Friday – March 6, 2020

On this date in 1836 the Alamo in San Antonio, Texas, fell to forces of the Mexican Republic. Johnny Cash’s 1963 recording of “Remember The Alamo” honors the sacrifice of Texian heroes William Travis, James Bowie, Davy Crockett, and more. And the athletic conferences of the South prepare to host college basketball conference tournaments, beginning with Saturday’s Ohio Valley Conference (OVC) championship game.