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Montee Ball returned to the Wisconsin Badgers for his senior season to further build on his already stellar legacy. Last season, Ball was a finalist for the Heisman Trophy as he tied Barry Sanders for the most touchdowns in NCAA single season history.
Early this morning however, Ball did something that won’t exactly help his legacy. This incident will only lead to notoriety, not fame.
Ball attended the Mifflin Street Block Party where he was on the wrong porch, and apparently just wouldn’t leave. He was arrested for trespassing.
The Madison Police Department confirmed to the Wisconsin State Journal and WISC-TV.
Ball was given a $429 citation and released on site, according to WISC-TV. Both news outlets report that Ball was cooperative with police, but the property owner did not want the 2011 Big Ten player of the year on the porch. (Sporting News)
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The most recent story popping up all over the interwebs is pertaining to the recent ticket Wisconsin star running back Montee Ball received this weekend. Apparently Ball received a $429 fine for standing on someone’s porch during the annual Mifflin Street block party. The two details we have are that the resident didn’t want Ball on...
Every year it's becoming more and more ridiculous at the annual Mifflin Street Block Party and just when you think you've heard it all something new and totally ludicrous happens to spice up the lore. Early Saturday afternoon reports from friends and via twitter began to surface that star Badger running back Montee Ball was arrested at the annual drunk fest.
MADISON, Wis. Wisconsin running back Montee Ball, a finalist for this year's Heisman Trophy, was arrested for trespassing Saturday after refusing to leave the porch of an apartment.
Madison Police Department Lt. Trevor Knight confirmed to FOXSportsWisconsin.com that the arrest came during the Mifflin Street Block Party, an annual event held the first Saturday of each May in...
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