Well, the joke was on them. Behold the video:
A longer version, that includes the joke set up, is available at this link from the Kansas City Star.
Well, the thing went viral. Lots of YouTube views, some ESPN...here is an article from the Kansas City Star concerning the after effects. Some fun on a midwinter's day...but we are not done yet because...
Fox 4's Rob Low went out to Olathe to report on the shot and the media coverage, and he decided he would just flip a basketball over his head during his "stand up" for the report...and this happened: