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Lacrosse In Hollywood: Brent “Bucky” Gunts Won His 4th Emmy Played For Cornell Men’s Lacrosse From 1970-72 And Won A National Championship

Brent "Bucky" Gunts (Cornell, '72), director of the Vancouver 2010 Olympic Winter Games Opening Ceremony for NBC, won his fourth Primetime Emmy, for Outstanding Directing for a Variety, Music or Comedy Special. Gunts earned a degree in economics from the College of Arts and Sciences; he also played lacrosse for Cornell from 1970 to 1972 and helped the Big Red win an NCAA championship.