He made it through his Senior Night ceremony in March just fine.
But during Wednesday night’s more final goodbye to fans, coaches and teammates at the Lobo men’s basketball awards banquet, senior guard Hugh Greenwood didn’t stand a chance.
Breaking down in tears several times before eventually cutting his remarks short by saying one last thank you, the four-year Lobo starter accepted, along with fellow senior Deshawn Delaney, the team’s Bob King co-MVP award for the 2014-15 season.
“On my (recruiting) visit, coach (Craig) Neal said I needed to trust somebody,” the emotional Greenwood recalled. “I trusted him and it’s been the best four years of my life.”