Iowa State Cyclones mascot Cy the Cardinal meets the cheer squad, 1954. Collegiate Manufacturing designed and built the new mascot with input from the Pep Council and the cheerleading squad. The cost was $200. The eight foot bird was introduced at Homecoming, October 16, 1954.
<p>Air Jordan takes off from the free throw line and soars to a perfect score of 50 to defeat Dominique Wilkins in the finals of the Slam Dunk Contest. It was the second straight title for the Bulls star, and the '98 contest is widely considered the best ever because of the duel between Jordan and Wilkins.</p>