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]
Emotions running high in Kauffman Stadium.
Joe Buck’s face turn has been enjoyable.
Stats vs. old school baseball guys … truly as good as it gets for online sports debate.