Ohio basketball player Lauren Hill dies

Lauren Hill, the Ohio basketball player who fulfilled her dream of playing college basketball, died early this morning. She was just 19.


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She was given only until December to live. But she wanted to play a game for her college basketball team. She did, and then she spent her remaining days raising money for cancer research.

Here. Watch this and it’ll turn your day around.

After her game last fall, General Mills put her image on a box of Wheaties.

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