Isaiah Austin’s Comeback Makes Him One of Most Compelling Players in Country

Posted by Joseph Zucker on January-18-2014 Add Comments

I have a hard enough time playing with two eyes. Playing with one would be next to impossible.

And yet, that's the reality Baylor Bears center Isaiah Austin faces every time he steps on the court.

The sophomore big man revealed what only his teammates and close friends had known before Saturday morning: He suffered a torn retina in middle school and has been blind in his right eye ever since.

It's the kind of story that immediately makes you rethink anything bad you've ever said about Austin. You have to think back to the mistakes he's made an...

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