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Hornets' Paul delivers tearful eulogy for ex-coach Prosser

Updated: July 31, 2007, 11:14 PM ET
Associated Press

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. -- Chris Paul wanted to make sure he made an immediate impact the first time he met Skip Prosser.

The New Orleans Hornets guard was a high school player at an AAU tournament several years ago in Florida when, in a desperate attempt to catch the Wake Forest coach's eye, he walked directly into Prosser's path.

"I bumped into him purposefully so Coach would get to know who I am,'' Paul said through tears Tuesday night during Prosser's funeral. ...

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