Coach Knight passed away on November 1st, surrounded by his family.
He lived his life preparing young men for the game of basketball, but more importantly, the game of life, and he will be missed beyond measure.
Bob Knight (October 25, 1940 – November 1, 2023) is a legend among coaches. A former American basketball coach who is most known for his time coaching the Indiana Hoosiers between 1971-2000. He also coached at Texas Tech (2001–2008) and at Army (1965–1971). At the time of his retirement in 2008, he won 902 games which was a record at that time. As a head coach he won three NCAA championships, one NIT championship, and 11 Big Ten Conference championships for Indiana including a 32-0 undefeated season in 1975-1976, which was the last team to go undefeated. In 1984, he coached the USA men's Olympic team to a gold medal, becoming one of only three coaches to win the triple crown with an NCAA title, an NIT title, and an Olympic gold medal.