Last season as a freshman, Keith Hornsby shot 63.6 percent from the free throw line for UNC Asheville. It wasn’t terrible, but it really wasn’t good enough for a player about to assume a much larger role for the Bulldogs.
So Hornsby got a tip from his dad. He changed the way he set up for free throws – and began to swish everything. This year Hornsby ranks No. 2 in the nation in free-throw shooting for UNC Asheville at 93 percent.
Click over to read more about how Hornsby’s famous dad, the musician Bruce Hornsby, helped his son with that 30 percent improvement in his shooting.