Some Final Highlights From Georgia State’s Lovable Coach Ron Hunter (Videos)
Ron Hunter has been one of the greatest stories from this year’s NCAA Tournament.
The Georgia State head coach broke onto the scene one week ago, when he popped his achilles while celebrating his team’s birth into the tourney via their Sun Belt Conference Championship. Then he fell off his stool while celebrating his son’s game-winning three-pointer in their opening match of the tournament against No. 3 Baylor.
And on Saturday, there were more highlights from before, during, and after Georgia State’s season-ending 75-67 loss to No. 6 Xavier.
First, there was the steerable knee walker that he rode on into Veterans Memorial Arena:
It looked like so much fun that Charles Barkley and Kenny Smith couldn’t resist:
Then, during the game, the CBS crew got us all caught up on the latest regarding Ron Hunter’s toenails:
That’s good to know.
Sadly, all good things must come to an end, including Georgia State’s exciting March Madness run.
Here’s one last word from the awesome and very emotional Ron Hunter: