Freshman Sunk A Mid-Court Shot And Won FREE Tuition. But His Reaction Was The Best Part Of All!

Ball State University freshman, Lem Turner, just made the biggest basket of his life! In a pep rally during Welcome Week and in front of 3,000 ‘bright-eyed’ classmates, Turner was challenged to throw a ball mid-court, and in doing so he’d be rewarded… highly.

“How highly,” you might ask? Well, if successful, the men’s volleyball team member would win free in-state tuition for an entire semester… which is the equivalent of about $35,000!

It’s pretty easy to assume this isn’t a regular happening; this is the second time in three years that a freshman has made a half-court shot at the annual pep rally in Worthen Arena. WOW.

Although this incredible story is one of luck, it’s important to remember:

“The best luck of all is the luck you make for yourself” – Douglas MacArthur.

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