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UK Great John Crigler Passes Away

Posted: Dec 1, 2012 10:32 PM
Updated: Dec 1, 2012 10:43 PM

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UK Basketball legend John Crigler passed away Saturday morning.

Crigler was part of the "Fiddlin' Five" under Coach Adolph Rupp and on the 1958 National Championship team.

Crigler retired from Scott County High School after more than 40 years of teaching and coaching.

He died in his Georgetown home at the age of 76.

His visitation will be held Monday at the Harmony Christian Church in Georgetown from 3:00 to 8:00. Hi funeral will be Tuesday at the church as well.