Ex-Georgetown University Coach John Thompson Supports Female Coaches For Male Sports Teams

March 1999
Jet;03/29/99, Vol. 95 Issue 17, p50
Focuses on former Georgetown University basketball coach John Thompson and his belief that women have the ability to coach men.


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