Test reports of coronavirus from Georgetown basketball coach and Hall of Fame player Patrick Ewing have come out positive.
On Friday evening, Georgetown University announced in its news release that Ewing’s COVID-19 report came out positive.
According to Georgetown University, 57-year-old Patrick Ewing has been admitted to Washington hospital for isolation and care.
I want to share that I have tested positive for COVID-19. This virus is serious and should not be taken lightly. I want to encourage everyone to stay safe and take care of yourselves and your loved ones. pic.twitter.com/a2fMuhIZyG
— Patrick Ewing (@CoachEwing33) May 22, 2020
Patrick Ewing has also confirmed this through his Twitter account. He shared Georgetown University’s press release, writing that “I want to share that I have tested positive for COVID-19. This virus is serious and should not be taken lightly.”
“I want to encourage everyone to stay safe and take care of yourselves and your loved ones.”
So far, 94,000 people have died in the US due to coronavirus. Patrick Ewing made his career as a coach in 2002, being a star NBA player 11 times.
After this, in 2017-18, he accepted the offer of the job of Georgetown University basketball coach.