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Stanford's Chasson Randle makes regular stops at a juvenile detention facility

"The screaming he heard as he entered the facility didn't come from costume-dressed and body-painted fans trying to get him to miss a free throw. It came from kids up to the age of 17 -- one as young as 9 -- serving time at the Scott County Juvenile Detention Center in Davenport, Iowa."

Brendan Maloney-USA TODAY Sports

Here is an interesting story about Stanford Guard Chasson Randle written by ESPN.com college basketball writer C.L. Brown.  Do yourself a favor and read the entire article HERE.

"Road crowds never bothered Stanford guard Chasson Randle. But preparing to stand in front of one audience in particular produced butterflies the size of pterodactyls.

The screaming he heard as he entered the facility didn't come from costume-dressed and body-painted fans trying to get him to miss a free throw. It came from kids up to the age of 17 -- one as young as 9 -- serving time at the Scott County Juvenile Detention Center in Davenport, Iowa.

None of the yells were directed toward him the first time he visited, but the sight and sound of hearing someone being detained made Randle wonder if he was the right person to speak to these kids.

Here he was going to college. And not just any degree-producing university, but Stanford, meaning a successful future was practically guaranteed.

What could he possibly tell these juveniles, some of whom committed very adult crimes and were facing sentences so long it would take them straight into retirement?"

READ MORE from ESPN.com college basketball writer C.L. Brown