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1959 Oscar Robertson scores the first triple-double in NCAA Tournament Final Four history for 39 points, 17 rebounds and 10 assists in Cincinnati’s 98-85 win over Louisville in the third-place game.

Oscar Robertson (12), Cincinnati’s All-American Star, is seen in the air in spread-eagle position after a rebound catch during the NCAA regional elimination game in Manhattan, Ka., March 1959 at an undisclosed location. At right is Kansas State All-American Star Bob Boozer (30). (AP photo)

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