Monday Mania Trivia

Monday Mania Trivia

By Lance Tominaga, ESPN Honolulu Web Editor.

Still recovering from this weekend’s NFL Playoff games? Start your week right with this little trivia quiz to exercise your brain! This particular quiz is a bit heavy on local sports, but we threw in some national stuff, too (NFL, NBA, college sports, etc.). Have fun with it, and enjoy your Martin Luther King, Jr. Day!

 

1. What NFL team plays their home games at Hard Rock Stadium?

2. Who holds the Rainbow Wahine volleyball career record for most kills?

3.  What NBA team in the 1970s had All-Star guards with the nicknames “Pearl” and “Clyde”?

4. What was the original nickname of the University of Hawaii sports teams?

5. What NFL tight end did Howard Cosell famously dub, “All World”?

6. What was the nickname of the Hawaii Winter Baseball League’s Honolulu team?

7. Utah State is one of two Mountain West schools nicknamed “Aggies.” Who’s the other?

8. Where did Bellator strawweight champion Ilima-Lei Macfarlane attend college?

9. What NBA team drafted Kobe Bryant?

10. What Hawaii high school gave the sporting world Jerome Williams, Niko Vitale and Brian Viloria?

 

ANSWERS:

1. Miami Dolphins

2. Kim Willoughby

3. New York Knicks

4. “Fighting Deans”

5. Russ Francis

6. “Sharks”

7. New Mexico State

8. San Diego State

9. Charlotte Hornets

10. Waipahu

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