Many who knew Ernie Walthour, Sr. woke up to shock and dismay Monday morning hoping the fatal news just wasn't true. Walthour was reportedly shot and killed in Liberty County.
CLICK ON THE VIDEO LINK TO HEAR FROM TENNESSEE VOLUNTEERS GUARD JORDAN MCRAE WHO GREW UP PLAYING AT THE ST. JAMES SPORTS CENTER IN MIDWAY.
Jordan McRae remembers dribbling beneath the watchful eyes of Walthour. He was a "father figure" to the young McRae who played for the Coastal Crew Rebels and the Liberty County High School Panthers. McRae is back in Knoxville working out with the Vols. We caught up with him on the phone just one day after the tragedy.