Patrick Ewing recently finished his third season as head coach at Georgetown. The 57-year-old is also a two-time inductee into the Basketball Hall of Fame. Brad Mills-USA TODAY Sports

New York Knicks icon and Georgetown coach Patrick Ewing has tested positive for coronavirus.

Ewing announced his positive test on Twitter Friday afternoon. The school said in a statement that Ewing is isolated in a local hospital, and Ewing said he would be “fine.”

Ewing recently finished his third season as head coach at Georgetown. The 57-year-old is also a two-time inductee into the Basketball Hall of Fame.

All the best to Ewing, who is an NBA legend. Here’s hoping for a full recovery.

This article first appeared on Larry Brown Sports and was syndicated with permission.


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