In the late ’60s, Shug—and you can blame Bama—stopped being good ol’ Shug, at least when the situation called for it. And the ’73 Sun Bowl called for it.
“I don’t put my hands on them. I don’t want them to put their hands on me.”
Enjoy! And listen to previous episodes here. Oh, and on iTunes. We’re on iTunes, iToo. And you can find some rare photos from the ’73 Sun Bowl here. And you can hear Sun Bowl TV announcers talk about how to pronounce Shug’s name here.