jud heathcote

Steve Smith, former Michigan State player under Jud Heathcote, talks with Dave Revsine to reflect on his former coach who recently passed away.

Former Michigan State coach Jud Heathcote passes away at the age of 90.

Jud Heathcote won 339 games in 19 years as the head basketball coach with Michigan State. He took Michigan State to nine NCAA Tournaments, including four Sweet 16 appearances, and the 1979 national title. (Big Ten Icons, 2/25/2012)