Georgia State made headlines last week when their coach, Ron Hunter, tore his Achilles while celebrating his team's Sun Belt Championship and NCAA Tournament berth.
Now, the Panthers are the darlings of the tournament after his son and GSU's star play, R.J. Hunter, drained this game-winning three-pointer to cap a 12-point comeback over Baylor:
Ron Hunter's reaction, as you can imagine, obviously takes the cake...
“Georgia State coach falls out of his chair as his son hits the game-winner http://t.co/IQrAz8utHh pic.twitter.com/gyLlCSrCY3” @Danidtt88
— Kevin Joyce (@Kev_Joyce) March 19, 2015
...but the Internet also had a good deal of fun with it:
— Tommy Mulvaney (@Tommy_Mulvaney) March 19, 2015
Everybody's reaction to RJ Hunter's shot pic.twitter.com/q5MaHXqe7O
— Pierce Moriarty (@pmoriarty3) March 19, 2015
Rj hunter=damien lillard pic.twitter.com/LPIV5RckjA
— Connor Fajardo (@ConnFajardo) March 19, 2015
Even the media room in Charlotte, NC erupted with reaction! The first round isn't even a day old yet, but we seem to have already found the play of the tournament.Back to the NCAA Newsfeed