On Friday, Georgetown university announced that one of its legendary basketball players and current head coach Patrick Ewing, has tested positive for the coronavirus.
“I want to share that I have tested positive for COVID-19,” Ewing said in a statement.
“This virus is serious and should not be taken lightly.
Ewing reportedly contracted the virus while away from the team, lowering the risk of infection to the rest of the team and staff.
Ewing, 57, is currently receiving care at a local D.C. hospital.