Originally posted on Larry Brown Sports  |  Last updated 12/26/12

Virginia Tech cornerback Antone Exum showed us what the Christmas spirit is all about. The junior second-team All-ACC cornerback is preparing for his team’s Russell Athletic Bowl game against Rutgers on Friday. His team took a trip to a local Best Buy where each player was given $420 to spend in the store. Instead of buying gifts for himself, Exum decided to spend the money on three strange kids. “Spent my $470 Dollar Best Buy Gift Card From The Bowl Game on These Three Kids I Met from Bahamas I Met In The Store!! Made Their Christmas!!” Exum wrote on his Instagram account. What a fantastic gesture by Exum. Can you believe he is only 21 years old and putting the happiness of others ahead of himself? Exum has already graduated from Virginia Tech. It’s safe to say the finance major sure knows how to put his money to good use. Photo credit: Antone Exum/Instagram H/T Deadspin

This article first appeared on Larry Brown Sports and was syndicated with permission.

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