10,000 Pack Arena to Watch Terminally Ill Coed Achieve Her Dream

Jeffrey Meyer | November 4, 2014
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Video cross-posted here at NewsBusters. If you haven’t watched the video above yet (or even if you have) you probably want to grab the tissues, not for a story of tragedy but of triumph. Last winter, 19-year-old Lauren Hill got the worst news one could get. She was dying from a rare and terminal form of brain cancer. Hill was informed by her doctors that she had an inoperable brain tumor the size of a lemon and had just months to live. Rather than curl up in a ball and give up she made it her mission to fight long enough to play in her first college basketball game. 

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