The Sports Inquirer attended the presser of Georgia State men’s basketball head coach Ron Hunter before his team’s practice on March 18. The Panthers qualified for the NCAA Tournament by winning the Sun Belt Conference Tournament on March 17. Topics included the program reaching the NCAAs for the second year in a row and third time in five years, having a balanced lineup and the development of potentially the premier college basketball programs in Georgia.
The Sports Inquirer spoke with Georgia State men’s basketball head coach Ron Hunter before his team’s practice on March 13 for an exclusive interview. Topics included the Panthers winning the Sun Belt regular-season title, rotating players in the starting lineup, working with a veteran roster, the evolution of D’Marcus Simonds and preparing for the Sun Belt Tournament which begins for Georgia State on March 16 in New Orleans.
The Sports Inquirer attended the presser of Georgia State men’s basketball head coach Ron Hunter following his team’s 90-81 home win over South Alabama in Sun Belt Conference action on Feb. 15. Topics included thoughts on the win, the Panthers overcoming an 18-point second-half deficit, the play of Malik Benlevi, D’Marcus Simonds and Damon Wilson, Georgia State’s defensive effort and the importance of earning a conference win in this stage of the regular season.