George W. Bush hugged a mascot at a college hoops game

So this happened.

Former president George W. Bush sat courtside at Wednesday night's Louisville-SMU basketball game in Dallas.

Did he have a good time?

It looks like it.

Check out this special moment he shared with SMU's mascot:

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Talk about your special moments.

Bush wasn't the only big name reportedly in attendance:

 

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