Eddie Sutton

(KMAland) -- Former Creighton head basketball coach Eddie Sutton has passed away at the age of 84.

Sutton was the head coach for the Jays from 1969 through 1974, leading them to the NCAA Tournament in his final season before leaving for Arkansas.

Sutton also coached at Kentucky, Oklahoma State and San Francisco and finished his career with 806 career victories and a .710 winning percentage.

Sutton was elected to the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame on April 3rd.