Another great soul was taken from this world last night as legendary Georgetown Hoyas coach John Thompson Jr. has passed away at the age of 78.
Here is a a list of John Thompson accolades:
– First African-American head coach to win a major collegiate championship
– 2× NBA champion with the Celtics (’65, ’66)
– NCAA champion (’84)
– NABC Coach of the Year (’85)
Just all around greatness from top to bottom here from the coach.