Legendary Temple University basketball coach John Chaney has died. He was 89.
Chaney led the Owls basketball team from 1982 to 2006, going to the NCAA Tournament 17 times, but never managing to reach a Final Four.
Chaney was known as a demanding coach, a tough defender of his team and a mentor to young athletes.
Legendary Temple University basketball coach John Chaney has passed away. He was 89. pic.twitter.com/eeLe719tYL
— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) January 29, 2021
— The Philadelphia Inquirer (@PhillyInquirer) January 29, 2021