Menu

Digger Phelps diagnosed with cancer

Thursday, April 25, 2013

Television analyst and former Notre Dame coach Digger Phelps has been diagnosed with bladder cancer, ESPN announced Thursday. Phelps has had surgery and will start follow-up treatment next week near his home in South Bend, Indiana. In a statement, Phelps said that "he and his family appreciate your thoughts and prayers as he prepares for the 2013-2014 college basketball season." (ESPN.com)

Related:

Recent ACC & NCAA News Articles:
Vandy's Kevin Stallings: 'I am disappointed in me'

High Point's John Brown pursuing more than the next big dunk

Chris Hobbs’ sudden passing stuns family and friends

Earl Lloyd, NBA’s first black player, dead at 86

LeBron James' son is already destroying kids in basketball games

Ex-Louisville guard Chris Jones pleads not guilty to rape, sodomy charges

The Night Dominique Wilkins Outdunked Michael Jordan

FSU's Xavier Rathan-Mayes scores 30 points in final 4:39