Yes, that's Wisconsin RB Montee Ball on a Madison Bus

Yes, that's Wisconsin RB Montee Ball on a Madison Bus

Montee Ball Bus

Facebook.com/WisconsinFootball

Montee Ball isn’t nicknamed The Bus, but he’s on one in Madison, Wis. Take that, Jerome Bettis. The Wisconsin athletic department put Ball on one Madison bus that will travel throughout the city through the end of September. It’s all part of Wisconsin’s “This Fall Belongs to Ball” campaign that promotes its 2011 Heisman Trophy finalist.

[BTN.com: Ball, Big Ten stars sign the BTN tour bus]

Ball is fresh off a season in which he tied Barry Sanders’ single-season record for touchdowns (39), and he’ll attempt to chase history again this year, his final in Madison. It should be a special one.

Learn more about “This Fall Belongs to Ball” on your favorite social media outlets: Twitter, Facebook and YouTube.

Brent Yarina is a web editor and blogger for BTN.com. Find all of his work here and follow him on twitter at @BTNBrentYarina.

Advertisement

BTN Plus on BTN2Go

BTN Plus on BTN2Go

all times ET
Today
6:00 PMCentral Conn. St. at Penn St.Watch
7:00 PMUT-Chattanooga at IndianaWatch
8:00 PMSouthern at WisconsinWatch
Tomorrow
7:00 PMBryant at RutgersWatch
7:00 PMCleveland State and Kent State at Ohio StateWatch
8:00 PMW. Illinois at IllinoisWatch
Wednesday Nov 22
1:00 PMSanta Clara at NorthwesternWatch
7:00 PMAugustana College at IllinoisWatch

Watch hundreds of live non-televised Big Ten events via BTN Plus on BTN2Go.