February 14, 1995 in Sports

Holman Dies

Compiled From Wire Services

Nat Holman, coach of the only team to sweep both the NIT and NCAA tournaments in the same season, is dead at age 98. Called “Mr. Basketball,” Holman took a street-smart City College of New York to the twin titles in 1949-50, a double that will never be duplicated.

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