The Hunters, father and son. (AP photo/Chris O'Meara)

Even in defeat, Georgia State was a winner

10:03 pm Mar. 21, 2015

Jacksonville, Fla. — Georgia State lost to Xavier 75-67 but won the week. The Panthers proved they belonged in this Big Dance, and if the Musketeers had been even slightly imprecise Saturday, they might have

Ron Hunter offers his apology to our nation's President. (AP photo/John Raoux)

Georgia State: Still laughing, still dancing

5:54 pm Mar. 20, 2015

Jacksonville, Fla. — His Panthers had just beaten Baylor, and I mentioned to Georgia State coach Ron Hunter that I’d watched what happened to the third-seeded Bears happen an hour earlier to No. 3 seed

Ron Hunter, wheeling away. (Chris O'Meara/AP photo)

How Ron Hunter’s Big Dance became a sock hop

3:21 pm Mar. 18, 2015

Jacksonville, Fla. — Ron Hunter wheeled himself onto the court at Veterans Memorial Coliseum and assessed the bench Georgia State will occupy during its NCAA tournament game with Baylor on Thursday. “I’m trying to see