Hunt Palmer joined the Bayou Bengals Insider family in May 2011 shortly after earning his Bachelor's Degree in Print Jounalism from the Manship School of Mass Communication at LSU. He spent his final year at LSU covering the basketball and baseball beats solo at TigerSportsDigest.com, and he spent the 2009 summer at WAFB channel 9 in Baton Rouge where he helped cover LSU's 2009 national championship baseball team. In 2008 he worked as a radio intern for the Shreveport Sports of the American Association, an independent baseball club.
Hunt was born and raised in Shreveport. He is a lifelong Chicago Cubs fan and avid golfer, and neither have proven very beneficial to his day-to-day life.