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Mark Titus Biography: All You Need To Know About Him

In this article, we are going to be looking at the life of Mark Titus, his life, his family, and his profession. Mark Titus was born in Brownsburg Indiana, in the United States in the year 1987, on June 25th. He is an author, a podcast host, and also a former walk-on basketball player at Ohio State University.

Mark Titus was born and brought up in Brownsburg, Indiana. Mark Titus’s father’s name is Bill Titus, who is a high school basketball coach, athletic director, and also an Indiana Hoosiers fan.

Mark Titus’s mother’s name is Laura Titus, she is a middle school teacher and former Purdue women’s basketball player, she was also led into the Indiana Basketball Hall of fame in the year 2011 for her award at Purdue.

At Brownsburg High School in Brownsburg, Indiana, Mark Titus played high school basketball. Mark Titus scored more than 1,000 career points for Brownsburg High School.

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Apart from Mark Titus, there are also other 1,000-point scorers in Brownsburg High School including the current NBA player named Gordon Hayward. Mark Titus is the host of ‘Titus & Tate’ and also ‘The people’s Sports Podcast’.

Mark Titus formally rode the bench at Ohio State and covered college basketball for Grantland and The Ringer, even though mark Titus did not do all of these things at the same time. Mark Titus is still single.

Mark Titus is not into any relationship presently. According to research, mark Titus has no children.

Mark Titus Biography: All You Need To Know About Him
Mark Titus

In late 2006, Mark Titus registered at the Ohio State University, Mark Titus planned on attending medical school and also working as a student manager for the basketball team.

Coach Thad Matta added Mark Titus to the roaster as a walk-on, then Mark Titus was cleared to play for the Buckeyes on the 10th of November.

Mark Titus was given three minutes of playing time in the Buckeyes’ season opener and Mark Titus made each of the two free throws that he attempted. Mark Titus played 14 games out of the team’s 39 games.

Mark Titus created his blog which is known as the ‘Club Trillion’, during the 2008 to 2009 Ohio State basketball season. Mark Titus’s blog and his performance as a player made him acquire some attention in the sports media.

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Mark Titus Biography: All You Need To Know About Him
Mark Titus

Mark Titus appeared on the BS report together with Bill Simmons in the year 2009 on March 11th, and also in the year 2010 on March 24th.

In the year 2009 on April 9th, Mark Titus, though a walk-on without hope of playing in the NBA, Mark Titus then used his blog to announce his entrance into the NBA Draft 2009. Which became a headline story on yahoo’s home page.

Mark Titus received encouragement with cheers from his opposing fans and also received coverage and cheers from the opposing newspapers of the school during his senior season.

In the New York Times and the associated press, Mark Titus was mentioned. After Mark Titus’s graduation Bill Simmons and Jimmy Kimmel happens to be the fans of ‘ Club Trillion’, flew Mark Titus to Hollywood and made him sign with their agent whose name is James ‘Babydoll’ Dixon.

Which Made Titus release his first book which is entitled “Don’t Put Me In, Coach: My Incredible NCCA Journey from the End of the Bench to the End of the Bench” in the year 2012, March 6th.

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This particular book tells the story of his benchwarmer at Ohio State. According to research, Mark Titus started writing for Grantland, which is a sports journalism and pop culture website associated with ESPN and then run by Bill Simmons.

And in the year 2016, Mark Titus joined Bill Simmon’s new website, The Ringer, where he wrote the periodic columns and co-hosted a college basketball podcast, which was first known as T’d Up and later One Shinning Podcast, with Tate Fraizer.

Shortly after Tate Fraizer’s departure in the year 2019, Mark Titus also announced his departure from The Ringer. Mark Titus and Fraizer announced that they will continue their podcast via Fox Sports’ Westwood One network, with the name “Titus and Tate” in early 2020.

Mark Titus made use of his Club Trillion blog to sell t-shirts via the clothing manufacturer, Homage. Mark Titus said that he has raised over $75,000 for charity through the sale of these shirts.

Mark Titus was not able to make a profit from the sale of shirts as a student-athlete, so Titus instead began donating to a charity, providing recreational therapy for children with life-threatening illnesses.

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Mark Titus founded the Club Trillion Foundation, which he dedicated to offering assistance to walk-on athletes by highlighting their athletic achievements, providing help with professional development, and financial assistance in the year 2019. During its first year, the foundation awarded a $15,000 scholarship.

Mark Titus’s net worth has been growing very well from 2020 to 2021, his source of income is mostly from being successful. Therefore, his net worth as of recent is $1 Million – $5 Million.

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