In eight seasons as the head coach of the program he has been around since his youth, John Thompson III has made his mark not only on the Georgetown men's basketball program, but in the elite circles of college basketball. Thompson, who has been a collegiate head coach for 12 seasons, has compiled several coaching milestones:
• Since his arrival on the Hilltop, the Hoyas have reached the postseason in all eight seasons. • Including an appearance in 2012, Georgetown has been selected to the NCAA Tournament in six of the last eight seasons. • In four of the team's six NCAA Tournament appearances, the Blue & Gray have been seeded among the top three teams, earning two No. 2 seeds (2007, 2008) and two No. 3 seeds (2010, 2012). • In the last six seasons, Georgetown is one of only four schools nationally to have made at least one appearance in the Associated Press Top 25 in six-straight years. • In 2006-07, Thompson led the program to a 30-7 record as the Hoyas won the BIG EAST Tournament Championship, the NCAA East Regional and advanced to the Final Four for the first time since 1985. • In 2007-08, the Hoyas won back-to-back BIG EAST Regular Season titles (2006-07, 2007-08), posting a two-year record of 28-6 against conference opponents • He has led the Hoyas to three appearances in the BIG EAST Tournament Championship game in eight years. • He has twice been named the Black Coaches Association (BCA) Male Coach of the Year and was named the 2007 National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) Coach of the Year.