Former Lafayette coach Butch van Bred...

Former Lafayette coach Butch van Breda Kolff dies at 84 -- them...

There are 2 comments on the The Morning Call story from Aug 23, 2007, titled Former Lafayette coach Butch van Breda Kolff dies at 84 -- them.... In it, The Morning Call reports that:

Butch van Breda Kolff, who twice coached at Lafayette College and won 482 games as a college coach and coached the Los Angeles Lakers to two NBA finals appearances, has died after a long illness.

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Stroudsburg, PA

#2 Aug 23, 2007
Rest in peace. I had the pleasure of meeting him a number of times at the tennis court. Colorful, interesting, passionate and a cool guy.

Bangor, PA

#3 Aug 25, 2007
Butch was extremely intelligent, humorous and kind, a terrific friend. Last night a group of us visited some of his favoite bars in Easton, had a few Miller Lites and enjoyed sharing some of our many good times with "Coach". He will be missed.

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