Markus Burden, a Ball State freshman who just graduated high school in June, hit this halfcourt shot Thursday and will receive free tuition for a semester. Not a bad way to start college. Estimated value of that free tuition? One report is an estimated $11,000. (This site estimates $7-8k for in-state students.) Burden appeared on Good Morning America this morning. [via The Star Press]
‘Get in line,’ says Welker.
Also, did you know his dad was an MLB pitcher?
Sam going to America’s Team?
Ohio State is obviously your least-favorite character.
Still a fun trip, though.
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