WASHINGTON – Senator Braun released a video message and statement following the passage of legendary and iconic Indiana Hoosiers basketball coach, Robert Montgomery Knight:
In a statement on X, Braun said:
“My deepest condolences for the passing of a legendary Hoosiers Coach, Robert Montgomery Knight.
“’The General’ will be remembered for generations for leading the Hoosiers to the last undefeated season in NCAA history in 1976 and three national titles, and his iconic and lasting impact on the sport of basketball in Indiana and around the nation.
“Maureen and I send our condolences to the Knight family.”
Knight is survived by his wife, Karen, and sons, Tim and Pat. He was 83 years old.
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