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  1. Former Georgetown head coach John Thompson Jr. jokes about Maryland series

    Jun 11, 2015, 6:25 PM EDT

    John Thompson, Michael Jordan

    The elder Thompson also pointed out that his son’s far more aggressive in non-conference scheduling than he was.

  2. Allen Iverson, Georgetown legends return to campus for new John Thompson practice facility

    Sep 14, 2014, 11:15 AM EDT

    John Thompson

    Allen Iverson made a rare trip back to Georgetown’s campus and shared some cool moments with former coach John Thompson.

  3. Two NBA stars each pledge $1 million for new Georgetown practice facility

    Sep 2, 2014, 8:00 PM EDT

    John Thompson

    The Hoyas are getting some more former players to donate.

  4. Patrick Ewing, agent David Falk donate $3.3 million to Georgetown practice facility

    Aug 25, 2014, 6:00 PM EDT

    "A Year In A New York Minute" Photo Exhibition

    Former Georgetown great Patrick Ewing and agent David Falk are donating $3.3 million to Georgetown for a practice facility.

  5. Former Georgetown coach John Thompson ‘feel[s] bad’ for Joe Paterno, calls him a ‘damn good man’

    Jul 19, 2012, 12:02 PM EDT

    John Thompson

    Sometimes the best thing to say in a situation that doesn’t directly affect oneself is “no comment.” John Thompson, the legendary former coach of the Georgetown Hoyas, was the latest to weigh in on the Joe Paterno/Jerry Sandusky situation at Penn State, and he might have done himself more harm than good. It’s a customary…

  6. Report: Minority hiring declining in college hoops

    May 20, 2012, 1:12 AM EDT

    Paul Hewitt, Jonathan Arledge

    According to a May 19th article in the NY Times, college basketball hiring practices may be in for some scrutiny. In 2005, just over 25 percent of college head basketball coaches were African-American. By 2010, that number had fallen to 21 percent. That’s troubling news for a sport that boasts 61 percent African-American players. According…