Monday, April 3, 2017

33 64 71 | Georgetown Hoyas hire Patrick Ewing as head coach, April 3, 2017 +Sports rituals & Catholic influence over basketball



https://www.usatoday.com/story/sports/ncaab/bigeast/2017/04/03/patrick-ewing-georgetown-coach/99988542/

On the day of the last March Madness tournament game, we get news of Patrick Ewing returning to Georgetown to coach his former team, the Catholic and Jesuit, Georgetown.





Remember Patrick Ewing was part of the 1985 Georgetown team that lost to the Catholic School, Villanova, 64-66.

http://freetofindtruth.blogspot.com/2017/04/47-64-66-85-first-mens-tournament-with.html






Ewing's last year at Georgetown was '84-'85, when the Georgetown Hoyas lost to the Villanova


http://www.sports-reference.com/cbb/players/patrick-ewing-1.html


http://www.espn.com/mens-college-basketball/tournament/history/_/team1/6088

This year marks 33-years since the Hoyas won the championship, 1984.







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