Patrick Ewing Praises John Thompson As ‘Father Figure’ In Response To Coach’s Passing
Ewing led the Hoyas to an NCAA Championship in 1984.
Allen Iverson Pays Tribute To His Georgetown Coach, John Thompson ‘Thanks For Saving My Life’
‘Thanks for saving my life.’
Former Georgetown Basketball Coach John Thompson Dies at 78
He was the first Black coach to win an NCAA title
Villanova Only Wins in Thrilling Fashion
The Wildcats' 1985 upset got school's first national title.
This Day in Black History: April 2, 1984
John Thompson and the Hoyas win the NCAA tournament.
Georgetown Basketball Game in China Ends in Brawl
Things go awry during a trip to promote sports diplomacy.