Originally Posted by PyroPepper
If I recall, it was a Sunday(?), and I was working at the Columbia Marriott. Coach Joe was in the hotel that morning, because I think it was the end of a big recruiting weekend(?). I shook his hand as he walked by. Later that day he died. (My memory is a little vague, but I think that's what happened) I remember how shocked I was.
It was a Sunday. I was on my way back to Newberry college and heard the news on the radio. I was absolutely stunned...