Charles Barkley Was Jacked About Villanova’s Win

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Kenny Smith had a rough night watching his North Carolina Tar Heels go down on a buzzer-beating three pointer. But on the plus side, his co-host, Charles Barkley, was pretty damn pumped about Villanova’s win — so much so that he jumped for joy in depressed Kenny’s face:

Now, after seeing that you’re probably thinking Chuck scored big on a bet. A safe assumption for sure, but it turns out his daughter graduated from Villanova (via USA Today):

“My daughter was living and dying with every game for the last three weeks, so I was really more excited for her, to be honest with you,’’ Barkley, who did commentary for TNT during the NCAA tournament, told USA TODAY Sports. “She’s been going to a Villanova bar in New York City every game. She didn’t even want to come to the game because she didn’t want to jinx the game.’’

Still not ruling out a gambling W.