Whatever happened to Christian Ballard, the former football and basketball standout at Free State High?
Ballard is a starting defensive tackle on Iowa University’s football team. He’s now a junior and is listed at 6-foot-4, 285 pounds. You can watch the undefeated and No. 7-ranked Hawkeyes play at Michigan State at 6 p.m. tonight on the Big 10 Network (Sunflower Broadband 147, 237). Ballard wears No. 46.