For every second chance Ball State men's basketball utilized on the glass, the Purcell Pavilion Joyce Center fell a little more quiet.
Not a single moment goes by that Antoinette Brown isn’t thinking about her son.
Junior Tayler Persons lead the Cardinals to a 87-76 victory over Stony Brook after recording 10 points in the first half and closed out the game with 19 in the second, for a total of 29.
Wendell Brown, a 30-year-old former linebacker at Ball State and in the Canadian Football League, has been detained in a Chongqing jail in China for 14 months after getting in a bar fight over a year ago. Now that Trump has reached out to help the Ball family, the Brown family is seeking the same help.
Although not the recognition it may have planned for, Ball State football has a chance to do something that no FBS football team has done this season.