Safety first: Issue not limited to gridiron


Former Butler basketball player Haley Howard, right, suffered a concussion last season.

The first 21 years of former Butler University women’s basketball player Haley Howard’s life included one concussion.

She doesn’t want to experience a second.

Early in the 2013-14 season, the Whiteland Community High School product dove for a loose ball in practice and slammed into the back of 6-foot-1 forward Ijeoma Uchendo.

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