Jeff Hornacek walked on at Iowa State in the 1981-82 season.
Yes, walked on.
The Cyclones great eventually helped his team to two NCAA Tournament trips under coach Johnny Orr — including a run into the 1986 Sweet Sixteen.
Below, enjoy a recent photo of the current Phoenix Suns coach reading to kids during a visit to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.
Oh, by the way, Hornacek — who was inducted into ISU's athletics hall of fame in 1999 — has the Suns at 9-9. They were 25-57 last season.