Ron Hunter is in his first season as head men’s basketball coach at Georgia State University.
Coach Ron Hunter served as head coach at IUPUI for seventeen seasons prior to taking over the Panthers program in place of Rod Barnes.
Coach Hunter is a national spokesman for Samaritan’s Feet, a foundation that donates shoes to people who cannot afford them. On January 24, 2008, Hunter coached a game against Oakland University barefoot to benefit the charity. His goal was to raise 40,000 shoes, however, before tip-off, over 110,000 pairs of shoes had been donated.
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