Georgetown has Big East coach, player of the year
NEW YORK -- John Thompson, the first of the Georgetown coaches with that name, was sitting on a raised area just feet from where John Thompson III was accepting the trophy for Big East Coach of the Year.
Tuesday's presentation brings JT III, as he is known, within two seasonal awards of his Hall of Fame father.
It almost seemed like closure when the award was presented.
John Thompson won the award after the Big East's first season in 1979-80. John Thompson III won it for the ...
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