Coach Bill Bowerman called him Rube. The Hayward faithful called him Pre. No matter what you call him, Steve Prefontaine is a American track and field legend.
To honor this Oregon legend, TrackFocus.com’s Doug Binder worked with some of those closest to Prefontaine. A college teammate of Pre’s, Steve Bence shared a little known story with us at TrackFocus about Steve Prefontaine and the Civil War football game.
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