Tar Heel Times
Your comprehensive source for Tar Heel sports news

Digger Phelps diagnosed with cancer


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)


Share: Facebook | Twitter | Email

Related:

Recent ACC & NCAA News:

Ex-Wolverine Spike Albrecht to play at Purdue

Villanova’s Kris Jenkins withdraws from NBA draft, will return to school

Florida State guard Rathan-Mayes to return for junior season

Report: Abu “seriously considering” not returning to NC State

With new anti-discrimination policy, NCAA willing to dump N.C. as tourney site


© 2005-2016 Tar Heel Times | Contact | Privacy Policy | Site Map | RSS | Did UNC Win?

Tar Heel Times is an unofficial resource for UNC fans and is not affiliated with the University of North Carolina.