New Haven is at Merrimack Oct. 12.
The Alabama football team has a precautionary video it was showing the players to avoid pitfalls. At one point, it flashes to a young man in a jump suit giving an emotional message. He was a budding hoop star now serving time.
Meanwhile, a song played about “a mother’s love.” At the back of the room where the 2013 Alabama players were meeting was a weeping woman ... the jailed star’s mother.
Brown has a football recruit Kyle Kosei Obana from the Punahou School in Honolulu. He’s Obana, not to be confused with President Obama, who also went to Punahou.
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