End of an era at Georgetown; what next for the Hoyas?

Kornheiser never envisioned Georgetown firing Thompson (2:03)

Tony Kornheiser is stunned to hear Georgetown fire head coach John Thompson III considering his father's legendary stature at the school. (2:03)

It's the end of an era at Georgetown.

In the past 45 years, the Hoyas have had a Thompson leading the program for 40 seasons. John Thompson Jr. was the head coach from 1972-1999, before being replaced by longtime assistant Craig Esherick midway through the 1998-99 season. Esherick was fired in 2004, and in stepped John Thompson III, Thompson Jr.'s oldest son.