Former UK player Harrellson on Mitt Romney, Social Security and the NBA lockout
11/18/2011 04:42 PM
Former University of Kentucky basketball player Josh Harrellson is known for his rebounds (and his jorts) but is now getting into politics.
Harrellson and fellow former Cat DeMarcus Cousins attended a campaign fundraiser for Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney on Thursday night at the Kentucky Aviation Museum in Lexington.
And on his way out of the event, he talked with cn|2 about what Romney said at the private event (no media allowed), what he thought of Romney, what he thinks about the future of Social Security and his prediction for the end of the NBA lockout. Take a look:
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