Tim Tebow makes speech to Wichita State men’s basketball team
Summary of 3 articles · Updated Mar 25, 2013
The Wichita Eagle reports Tebow was in Wichita Sunday at the same time the basketball team returned. Tim Tebow could probably use a pep talk of his own given his currently tenuous position on the Jets, but that didn't stop the quarterback from doling out a motivational speech to the Wichita State basketball team at a chance meeting at an airport. Tebow gave an inspirational speech to the Wichita State Shockers after their NCAA tournament game against the top-seeded Gonzaga Bulldogs. Tebow wanted to address the team with a speech and the university obliged. “Just go out there and ball out,” Tebow said. “Leave nothing on the court.” It’s a noteworthy moment because of the team’s success and Tebow’s celebrity. You're an inspiration to so many people, so always remember that and how you carry yourself and your character, how you represent your school, your family, your team, your brothers on the team, but also, man, just go out there and ball out, leave nothing on the court.
Tim Tebow is enjoying his NFL offseason away from the bright NFL spotlight. But the popular New York Jets quarterback found a way to contribute to the biggest sporting event in March. Tebow gave an inspirational speech to the Wichita State Shockers afte…