January 28, 2007

Service academies lead for Arkansas TE

When it comes to finding a place to play college football, Fayetteville (Ark.) tight end Ben Ball has several options to choose from.

The 6-foot-1, 253-pounder currently is considering Army, Navy, Air Force and Missouri State. Recently, he made an official visit to West Point and came away impressed.

"It was great, I mean it couldn't have been more beautiful, their facilities are No. 1 in the country, so it totally blew everything I had ever seen before away," Ball said. "Coach Bobby Ross is top of the line. It doesn't get much better than coach Ross. He's won titles in both college and the NFL."

Ball said that he could see himself in a service academy environment.



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