Al McGuire

Al McGuire

Birth
Death 26 Jan 2001 (aged 72)
Burial Cremated, Ashes scattered
Memorial ID 6001545 · View Source
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Professional Basketball Player, Coach. He captained the 1951 University of St. John's team that went 26-5 and finished 3rd in the National Invitational Tournament. Following college he played professional ball with the National Basketball Assocatiaon New York Knicks and Baltimore Bullets. But his biggest impact was as the coach of Marquette University's basketball team from 1964 to 1977 capping off his last year by winning the NCAA championship. He later did color commentary for NBC and CBS.

Bio by: Ron Moody


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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Originally Created by: Ron Moody
  • Added: 27 Nov 2001
  • Find a Grave Memorial 6001545
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Al McGuire (7 Sep 1928–26 Jan 2001), Find a Grave Memorial no. 6001545, ; Maintained by Find A Grave Cremated, Ashes scattered.