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Hawks' facility to bear Dr. Jack's name

Updated: August 27, 2009, 3:36 PM ET
ESPN.com news services

PHILADELPHIA -- Hall of Fame coach Dr. Jack Ramsay was on hand Friday for the formal dedication of the 20,000-square-foot Ramsay Basketball Center at Saint Joseph's University.

Ramsay, now 84, gave Saint Joseph's a national profile by leading the Hawks to 10 postseason appearances during the 1950s and '60s, including a trip to the Final Four in 1961. In 11 seasons, he compiled a record of 234-72.

"I am honored beyond words ... To have a building with your name on it is something ...

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