Saving Tape Gifts Historic Basketball Footage to U of M

Saving Tape Media Conversion, a leading media restoration and conversion company based in Minnesota, has successfully restored and digitally transferred in High Definition (HD) complete Golden Gopher Men’s basketball games from the original 16mm film reels shot in the 1950’s. Saving Tape recently donated the High Definition digital files to the University of Minnesota Athletic Department as a tribute to the success of the men’s basketball program and their selection to the upcoming 2013 NCAA March Madness tournament.

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Screen shot from Minnesota Gophers vs Michigan Wolverines 1954. Saving Tape restored and transferred the 16mm film reels to High Definition (HD) digital files.



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