December 27 in San Antonio history…

1944
The Texas Aggies of the Southwest Conference are in San Antonio tonight to play the Cadet Center Warhawks in a basketball game at the Cadet Center gym.  Tomorrow night at Municipal Auditorium, the Aggies play the Camp Normoyle Raiders.  That game will be preceded by a game between the undefeated Lanier Voks and the San Antonio Tech Buffaloes. Normoyle outscored the Aggies in a recent game in College Station.

1947
Despite being undersized and trailing at halftime, Class 2A Brackenridge High School defeats Dallas Highland Park, 22-13, in front of 24,795 fans at Alamo Stadium to win the city’s first UIL state football championship.

1985
Radio stations KONO and KITY are sold by Mission Broadcasting Co. to Dallas-based Duffy Broadcasting Co., ending 60 years of continuous ownership by the Roth family.

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