The phenomenal man and coach who gave so much to so many generations of youth.
John R. Thompson delivers his speech upon being enshrined to the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame as part of the class of 1999. To learn more about John R. Thompson take a look at his official Hall of Fame bio at http://www.hoophall.com/hall-of-famer…
Georgetown University is a private institution that was founded in 1789. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 7,459, its setting is urban, and the campus size is 104 acres. It utilizes a semester-based academic calendar. Georgetown University’s ranking in the 2020 edition of Best Colleges is National Universities
John Thompson (born October 16, 1955) is an American football coach and former player. He served as the head football coach at East Carolina University (ECU) from 2003 to 2004, and at Arkansas State on an interim basis twice—first during the 2013
John Thompson, who led the dominant Georgetown Hoyas basketball teams in the 1980s, has died at age 78, according to multiple reports Monday morning. The cause of Thompson’s death has not been announced. Thompson coached at Georgetown from 1972-99, compiling a 596-239 record and is program’s all-time leader in wins.
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A Coach When Adults Could Be Trusted