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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 Players Brawl in China - The Georgetown men's basketball team's trip for diplomacy in China took a wrong turn when a melee broke out during a game against the Bayi Military Rockets. Thursday night, punches began flying and benches cleared as fights broke all over the court with 9 1/2 minutes remaining and the game tied in the fourth quarter.(Photo: Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Georgetown Basketball Game in China Ends in Brawl

Things go awry during a trip to promote sports diplomacy.

Georgetown’s NCAA Quest Needs the Wright Formula

Georgetown's March Madness nightmare.