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Basketball coach phones Jesus to ask about odds of winning a game, Jesus hangs up on him

They don’t call it March Madness for nothing.

NOBODY EXPECTED HAMPTON to get this far in the race to become college basketball’s national champions and most observers believe it will take a miracle for them to get by undefeated number one seeds Kentucky in the next round.

So when head coach Ed Joyner Jr was asked about his side’s chances, he said he’d better ask Jesus… so he called him on his mobile:

Source: Luci Hopkins/YouTube

It’s an interesting approach, especially as his phone appears to be turned the wrong way around, but at least he’s taking March Madness literally.

H/T: FTW

Originally published at 08.37

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