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Indiana coach Bob Knight winds up and tosses a chair across the floor during the Hoosiers’ 72-63 loss to Purdue on Feb. 23, 1985, in Bloomington, Ind.  On Tuesday, appearing on ESPN’s Mike and Mike radio show, Knight explained that he believes the NBA has “raped” college basketball with one-and-dones  (AP)

Indiana coach Bob Knight winds up and tosses a chair across the floor during the Hoosiers’ 72-63 loss to Purdue on Feb. 23, 1985, in Bloomington, Ind.  On Tuesday, appearing on ESPN’s Mike and Mike radio show, Knight explained that he believes the NBA has “raped” college basketball with one-and-dones  (AP)

Army Black Knights head coach Bobby Knight poses with player Mike Krzyzewski circa 1966 in West Point, NY. (Army/Collegiate Images/Getty Images)

Army Black Knights head coach Bobby Knight poses with player Mike Krzyzewski circa 1966 in West Point, NY. (Army/Collegiate Images/Getty Images)

Bobby Knight catches up on his sleep after a 2002 Texas Tech-Colorado game. In his latest column, SI’s Andy Glockner discusses Red Raiders coach Billy Gillispie and Texas Tech’s history of hiring combative coaches. (Rich Clarkson/SI)

GLOCKNER: Texas Tech has a history with controversial coaches

Bobby Knight catches up on his sleep after a 2002 Texas Tech-Colorado game. In his latest column, SI’s Andy Glockner discusses Red Raiders coach Billy Gillispie and Texas Tech’s history of hiring combative coaches. (Rich Clarkson/SI)
GLOCKNER: Texas Tech has a history with controversial coaches

NCAA playoffs. Indiana coach Bobby Knight talks to his players during halftime of a game against Alabama in the 1976 NCAA Tournament. The Hoosiers would go onto win the title with Kent Benson taking home Most Outstanding Player honors. (Rich Clarkson/SI)

NCAA playoffs. Indiana coach Bobby Knight talks to his players during halftime of a game against Alabama in the 1976 NCAA Tournament. The Hoosiers would go onto win the title with Kent Benson taking home Most Outstanding Player honors. (Rich Clarkson/SI)

On this day in 1985, Indiana coach Bobby Knight hurled a chair onto the Assembly Hall floor while Purdue’s Steve Reid was attempting to shoot technical free throws. Knight was suspended one game and received two years probation from the Big Ten Conference. (AP)

SI VAULTA timeline of Bob Knight controversies (2.3.04)


On this day in 1985, Indiana coach Bobby Knight hurled a chair onto the Assembly Hall floor while Purdue’s Steve Reid was attempting to shoot technical free throws. Knight was suspended one game and received two years probation from the Big Ten Conference. (AP)
SI VAULT:  A timeline of Bob Knight controversies (2.3.04)

Today is Bobby Knight’s 71st birthday. In this 1980 photo, the former Hoosiers coach barks at a referee during a game against Kentucky. Below are some stories from the SI Vault about the coaching legend. (Heinz Kluetmeier/SI)

SI VAULT: Cooler, calmer Knight has Indiana rolling (2.19.73)
SI VAULT: Knight, The Rabbit Hunter, stalks the insignificant (1.26.81)
SI VAULT: For coarseness, Indiana’s Knight can’t be beat (5.9.88)

Today is Bobby Knight’s 71st birthday. In this 1980 photo, the former Hoosiers coach barks at a referee during a game against Kentucky. Below are some stories from the SI Vault about the coaching legend. (Heinz Kluetmeier/SI)
SI VAULT: Cooler, calmer Knight has Indiana rolling (2.19.73)SI VAULT: Knight, The Rabbit Hunter, stalks the insignificant (1.26.81)SI VAULT: For coarseness, Indiana’s Knight can’t be beat (5.9.88)