Tennessee lawmaker tries to pull ref’s pants down at HS basketball game

Tennessee lawmaker tries to pull ref’s pants down at HS basketball game


A Tennessee state lawmaker went off the rails at a high school basketball game this week — getting booted from the gym after trying to pull down the referee’s pants.

State Rep. Jeremy Faison was later forced to issue a public apology, and admitted he simply “lost my junk.”

The legislator’s tirade came Tuesday when he stormed onto the court at a game by Providence Academy in Johnson City, fuming over a technical foul for unsportsmanlike conduct by the ref, footage of the incident obtained by WBIR-TV show.

Trending: Vaccine mandates around the world collapse after U.S. Supreme Court decision

“You can’t tell me to leave the floor, this was your fault,” Faison snapped at referee Paul Pendleton, before turning around and trying to yank the official’s pants off.

The lawmaker was then booted

Continue reading

You Might Like

 

Join the conversation!

Please share your thoughts about this article below. We value your opinions, and would love to see you add to the discussion!

Thanks for sharing!
Send this to a friend