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Hampton has ‘Jesus on speed dial’, bench does Major League celebration (VIDEO)

Hampton v Manhattan

Hampton v Manhattan

Joe Robbins

On Monday, Hampton head coach Edward Joyner Jr. was asked about potentially facing Kentucky in the NCAA tournament as a No. 16 seed, and his answer was, well, not what I expected.

“I’m going to give you the truthful answer. I believe everybody has thought about that,” Joyner said. “I’d say one percent of me has thought about it. And I say (if we do), I’d probably have Jesus on speed dial. I hope he’s hot that night, if we play.”

Hampton won last night, setting up this press conference:

That wasn’t all that Hampton did on Tuesday night.

They also channeled there inner-Major League after a made free throw: