Sue Gunter

High School

Walnut Grove High School

• Led her basketball team to a 44-4 record in 1956-57, averaging 28 points per game.



East Central Community College (1957-58)
Nashville Business College (1958-1962).

• Led Nashville Business College to National AAU Championship (1958).

• All American (1960)

• U.S. National team (1960-62)


Coaching career

• Had a career record of 708-308 including 442-221 record in 22 seasons at LSU.

• Third most wins in women’s college basketball history

• Women’s Basketball Hall of Fame 2000

• Naismith International Hall of Fame 2005


Did You Know?

Sue grew up in Leake County where basketball is king. Said Gunter: “There wasn’t much to do other than go to church, school and play basketball. If you didn’t play basketball, you were nothing. I wouldn’t give anything for where I grew up.”

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