1986 NCAA DIII Final Championship: Salem State College vs Bishop College
March 15, 1986
Three-time All American guard, and New England Player of the Year Evelyn Oquendo, lead Salem State College past Bishop College of Dallas, Texas, 89-85 to win NCAA Division III title March 15, 1986 at the O'Keefe Center at SSC in Salem, MA. Salem State finished with a program best 29-1 record. The Vikings overcame an early 12-point deficit to earn the school's first national championship. Mary Dee Brown, National Championship team captain and Kodak All American, is named Salem State's first CoSida Academic All American.
"1986 NCAA DIII Final Championship: Salem State College vs Bishop College" (1986). Special Collections Video. 2.