Former Georgetown basketball coach John Thompson passed away yesterday at the age of 78. Known as “ Big John”; Thompson was the first black head coach to win a NCAA championship in 1984 and was inducted into the Hall of Fame in 1999.
One of Southern Tennessee's most experienced and recognized news broadcasters and play-by-play sportscasters. Current news director for On Target News and manager of Rooster 101.5 FM.
Knott can be heard on 93.9 The Duck, The Rooster 101.5 and Whiskey Country 105.1 and 95.9.
He is currently the play by play voice of the Coffee County Red Raiders on The Rooster 101.5.
Lucky has done play-by-play for 3,500 sports events on Radio & TV.
He also served 4 years as the Public Information Officer for the Coffee Co. Sheriff's Dept. and taught Radio/TV for 6 years at Grundy County High School.