February 1, 2013
Guest Rick Majerus, long-time college basketball coach and ABC/ESPN sports analyst, talks with host Jim Peck. Majerus joined Coach Al McGuire's staff as an assistant coach at Marquette University in the 1970s. He was also assistant coach to Hank Raymonds; and, in 1983, Majerus succeeded Raymonds as head coach at Marquette. His career includes more than 30 years of coaching college basketball. In 1989, Majerus became head coach at the University of Utah, where he led the Running Utes to unprecedented success over the next 15 years. In 1998, the Utes played in the NCAA championship, becoming the national runner-up, when Kentucky won. (Originally aired Nov. 21, 2005.) Mr. Majerus passed away December 1, 2012.