S: Hardware notebook
FC: John Thompson
1: The first African American head coach to win a national championship in any sport.
2: John wanted his players to think that school was over basketball & to make it come first.
3: He wanted this because he knew they could go pro in life at something else; it didn't have to be just basketball.
4: When he first got hired the team went 3-23 the previous season
5: His record when he left was 122-28
6: He was an assistant coach for the U.S Olympic team in 1976
7: He went to the NCAA tournament 14 season straight
9: Allen Iverson just enrolled into Georgetown
10: John Thompson was a great leader because he showed all the players that he had respect & that he wanted respect right back from them.
11: He was a good speaker when it came time to give a speak to push his players to the limit where they are able to win the game. | He would never speak down on his players. He knew that to some of his players that he was all they had & he wanted to be a great influence upon them.