2014 Notable Sports Deaths

Sept. 20 — Joel Krog, 79, captain of SMU’s only NCAA Final Four team. Captain of the 1955-56 team, Krog averaged 12 points and 9.2 rebounds …

2014 Notable Sports Deaths

Oct. 29 — Tay Wilson, 89, former International Olympic Committee member of New Zealand. Oct. 29 — John Kadlec, University of Missouri sports…

2014 Notable Sports Deaths

July 14 — Alice Coachman Davis, 90, the first black woman to win an Olympic gold medal. Davis won Olympic gold in the high jump at the 1948 …

2014 Notable Sports Deaths

May 26 — Dick Grimm, 91, golf executive. Between 1965 and 1981, Grimm was chairman of the Canadian Open eight times. In 1983, he became dire…

2014 Notable Sports Deaths

Feb. 1 — Luis Aragones, 75, former soccer coach who shaped the rise of Spain’s national team from a perennial underachiever to global powerh…