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Former DeMatha Coach, Hall of Famer Morgan Wootten Passes at 88

Legendary DeMatha basketball coach Morgan Wootten passed away Tuesday night at home surrounded by his family. He was 88.

Wootten coached DeMatha for 46 years, winning 1,274 games, over 30 conference titles and 6 national championships.

Wootten was inducted into the National Basketball Hall of Fame in 2000, thus becoming only the third high school coach to achieve that honor.

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