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15 Seconds of Fame captures your appearance on BTN

Smile, Big Ten fans, you’re on TV. And video proof is on its way to your phone. Starting with Thursday’s Buffalo at Minnesota showdown at TCF Bank Field (7 p.m., BTN), for the first time ever, fans who appear on Big Ten Network game telecasts can have their TV moment sent directly to their phone thanks to a free app called 15 Seconds of Fame (15SOF). Fans simply download the app through iTunes or Google Play, take a “selfie” when they sign up, and check in to the game that they are at. If they are filmed by BTN’s cameras

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