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NBA player Kenny Anderson helps former Georgia Tech (Credit: Richard Harbus)

NBA player Kenny Anderson helps former Georgia Tech coach Bobby Cremins as they pass the casket of Jack Curran as mourners gather to pay their respects at the Church of the Resurrection in Rye. Curran had been a longtime baseball and basketball coach at Archbishop Molloy High School in Queens. (March 20, 2013)

Funeral for Jack Curran

The funeral of high school coaching legend Jack Curran at the Church of the Resurrection in Rye draws hundreds. (March 20, 2013)

NBA player Kenny Anderson helps former Georgia Tech
(Credit: Richard Harbus)

NBA player Kenny Anderson helps former Georgia Tech coach Bobby Cremins as they pass the casket of Jack Curran as mourners gather to pay their respects at the Church of the Resurrection in Rye. Curran had been a longtime baseball and basketball coach at Archbishop Molloy High School in Queens. (March 20, 2013)

Former basketball player Kenny Smith and his wife
(Credit: Richard Harbus)

Former basketball player Kenny Smith and his wife Gwyn attend the funeral for Jack Curran at the Church of the Resurrection in Rye. (March 20, 2013)

Former St. John's coach Lou Carnesecca attends the
(Credit: Richard Harbus)

Former St. John's coach Lou Carnesecca attends the funeral of Jack Curran at the Church of the Resurrection in Rye. (March 20, 2013)

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Family and friends of Jack Curran attend his
(Credit: Richard Harbus)

Family and friends of Jack Curran attend his funeral at the Church of the Resurrection in Rye. (March 20, 2013)

Pallbearers carry the casket of Jack Curran during
(Credit: Richard Harbus)

Pallbearers carry the casket of Jack Curran during his funeral at the Church of the Resurrection in Rye. (March 20, 2013)

Pallbearers carry the casket of Jack Curran during
(Credit: Richard Harbus)

Pallbearers carry the casket of Jack Curran during his funeral at the Church of the Resurrection in Rye. Curran was a baseball and basketball coach at Archbishop Molloy High School in Queens. (March 21, 2013)

Mourners gather for the funeral of Jack Curran
(Credit: Richard Harbus)

Mourners gather for the funeral of Jack Curran at the Church of the Resurrection in Rye. (March 20, 2013)

Former NBA star Kenny Smith speaks about his
(Credit: Richard Harbus)

Former NBA star Kenny Smith speaks about his coach Jack Curran during Curran's funeral at the Church of the Resurrection in Rye. (March 20, 2013)

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Jack Curran funeral takes place at the Church
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Jack Curran funeral takes place at the Church of the Resurrection in Rye. Curran was a baseball and basketball coach at Archbishop Molloy High School in Queens. (March 21, 2013)

Pallbearers carry the casket of Jack Curran out
(Credit: Richard Harbus)

Pallbearers carry the casket of Jack Curran out of the Church of the Resurrection in Rye after his funeral. (March 20, 2013)

Hundreds gather for the funeral of Jack Curran
(Credit: Richard Harbus)

Hundreds gather for the funeral of Jack Curran at the Church of the Resurrection in Rye. (March 20, 2013)

Hundreds gather for the funeral of Jack Curran
(Credit: Richard Harbus)

Hundreds gather for the funeral of Jack Curran at the Church of the Resurrection in Rye. (March 20, 2013)

Hundreds gather for the funeral for Jack Curran
(Credit: Richard Harbus)

Hundreds gather for the funeral for Jack Curran at the Church of the Resurrection in Rye. (March 20, 2013)

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Family members make their way out of the
(Credit: Richard Harbus)

Family members make their way out of the church after Jack Curran's funeral at the Church of the Resurrection in Rye. (March 20, 2013)

Former professional players and coaches speak during Jack
(Credit: Richard Harbus)

Former professional players and coaches speak during Jack Curran's funeral at the Church of the Resurrection in Rye. (March 20, 2013)

Jack Curran's casket is carried out after his
(Credit: Richard Harbus)

Jack Curran's casket is carried out after his funeral at the Church of the Resurrection in Rye. (March 20, 2013)

Jack Curran's funeral took place at the Church
(Credit: Richard Harbus)

Jack Curran's funeral took place at the Church of the Resurrection in Rye. Curran was a longtime baseball and basketball coach at Archbishop Molloy High School in Queens. (March 20, 2013)

The casket of Jack Curran is carried out
(Credit: Richard Harbus)

The casket of Jack Curran is carried out after his funeral at the Church of the Resurrection in Rye. (March 20, 2013)

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Former Archbishop Molloy High School student athletes pay
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Former Archbishop Molloy High School student athletes pay their respects for Jack Curran during his funeral at the Church of the Resurrection in Rye. Curran was a baseball and basketball coach at the school in Queens. (March 20, 2013)

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