Former Southern basketball star turns attention to new sport

Pablo E. Ortiz

Former Southern basketball player Teejay Britton has traveled the world playing professional basketball. Britton turned down offeres from other countries to pursue mixed martail arts and cage fighting. Britton is a Youth Minister and the Director of an Alternative School. He’s also the director of Victory Gym & Fitness Center. The 34-year old from Poplar Bluff, Mo. is making his second professional fight on Mar. 19 at the Joplin Memorial Hall.