Feb. 23, 1985 - Bobby Knight throws a chair onto the floor during a basketball game

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In a game between Purdue and Indiana, with just five minutes into the game, a scramble for a loose ball resulted in a foul call on Indiana’s Daryl Thomas. Knight, irate, insisted the call should have been for a jump ball and ultimately received a technical foul. Purdue’s Steve Reid stepped to the free throw line to shoot the resulting free throws, but before he could Knight grabbed a red plastic chair from Indiana’s bench and threw it across the floor toward the basket in front of Reid.

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