Jack Rohan

Jack Rohan

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. John Patrick "Jack" Rohan (August 25, 1931 - August 9, 2004) was an American college basketball player and coach. The Bellerose, New York native was men's head basketball coach at Columbia University between 1962 and 1974, and returned in 1991 to coach until 1995. He is the most successful coach in Columbia basketball history. Rohan was also a full professor and chairman of the department of physical education. Rohan attended Columbia from 1949 to 1953, and was a member of the famous 1950/51 team under coach Lou Rossini that went undefeated through its regular season, winning all 22 of its games and capturing the Ivy League title with a 12-0 mark. Rohan earned a bachelor's degree in history from Columbia in 1953 and a master's from Teachers College, Columbia University, in 1957. From 1955 through 1958, he served variously as the varsity golf and freshman basketball coach at Columbia and the freshman basketball coach at New York University. In 1962 he became head coach at Columbia.show more

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  • Paperback | 80 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 5mm | 127g
  • Fer Publishing
  • United States
  • English
  • 613589353X
  • 9786135893533