Thirty years ago this week, former Indiana University basketball coach Bob Knight threw a plastic red chair across the free-throw lane early in the first half of a 72-63 home loss to rival Purdue. 2,705 more words
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It was 30 years ago today that former Indiana coach Bob Knight lost his temper and famously threw a chair across a basketball court.
The game was against Purdue, and Knight was ticked off about getting a technical foul, so he threw a chair. 31 more words
Recently, it brought me tremendous pride when my former coach, mentor, friend, and father-in-law, Fletcher Arritt, was announced as the new inductee into the Virginia Sports Hall of Fame. 362 more words
If you know Bob Knight at all, you know that he’s a rather ornery guy and his personality can be described as “prickly” at times. Well, he went full on old man on the front lawn on some kids at the Temple-SMU game he was calling for ESPN. 27 more words