Jan. 5, 2012
MADISON, Wis. -- Wisconsin junior running back Montee Ball will hold a news conference at 3 p.m. CT today to discuss his future plans. The news conference, which will be held in the Camp Randall Stadium Media Room, will be broadcast live on BTN with live streaming on BTN2Go and BTN.com. It can also be seen via live-stream on InsideBadgerSports.com.
Ball, a consensus first-team All-American and finalist for the Heisman Trophy, tied Barry Sanders’ NCAA record by scoring 39 touchdowns this season. His 1,923 rushing yards led the country and were the seventh-best total in Big Ten history. The inaugural winner of the Big Ten’s Graham-George Offense Player of the Year Award, Ball finished the season with 2,229 all-purpose yards, second-best in school history behind only Ron Dayne’s 2,242 yards in 1996.