Player With Inoperable Brain Tumor Fulfills Dream

Thousands of people showed up in the stands at Xavier University in Cincinnati to watch 19-year-old Lauren Hill, who has an inoperable brain tumor, fulfill her dream of playing a basketball game.

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Mount St. Joseph's Lauren Hill hugs Pat Summit after receiving the Pat Summitt Award during halftime of her first NCAA college basketball game against Hiram University at Xavier University in Cincinnati on Sunday, Nov. 2, 2014.
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Mount St. Joseph's, Lauren Hill with Brilyn Webb, left, before the start of her first NCAA college basketball game against Hiram University at Xavier University in Cincinnati on Sunday Nov 2, 2014. The NCAA allowed Mount St. Joseph's season opener to be moved up to Nov. 2, so that Hill, who has an inoperable brain tumor, to be able to play in a college basketball game.
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Lauren Hill catches a pass and prepares to shoot during her first NCAA college basketball game against Hiram University at Xavier University in Cincinnati on Sunday Nov 2, 2014.
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Lauren Hill gives thumbs up as she holds the game ball during her first NCAA college basketball game against Hiram University at Xavier University in Cincinnati, Sunday Nov 2, 2014.
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Mount St. Joseph's Lauren Hill gets congratulated by teammate Tara Dennis, right, after scoring during her first NCAA college basketball game against Hiram University at Xavier University in Cincinnati on Sunday, Nov. 2, 2014. The NCAA allowed Mount St. Joseph's season opener to be moved up to Nov. 2, so that Hill, who has an inoperable brain tumor, to be able to play in a college basketball game. (AP Photo/Tom Uhlman)
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A Mount St. Joseph's fans cheers for Lauren Hill during her first NCAA college basketball game against Hiram University at Xavier University in Cincinnati on Sunday Nov 2, 2014.
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Mount St. Joseph's Lauren Hill hugs Pat Summit after receiving the Pat Summitt Award during halftime of her first NCAA college basketball game against Hiram University at Xavier University in Cincinnati on Sunday, Nov. 2, 2014.
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Lauren Hill stands with Patt Summit, right, and WNBA Player Tamika Devonne Catchings, of the Indiana Fever, left, after receiving the Pat Summitt Award during halftime of her first NCAA college basketball game against Hiram University at Xavier University in Cincinnati on Sunday Nov 2, 2014.
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Lauren Hill laughs with a teammate before her first NCAA college basketball game against Hiram University at Xavier University in Cincinnati on Sunday, Nov 2, 2014.
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Lauren Hill cheers for her team with teammate Brooke Mosler during her first NCAA college basketball game against Hiram University at Xavier University in Cincinnati on Sunday Nov 2, 2014. Hill is wearing ear and eye protection to help her with the lights and noise.
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A Mount St. Joseph's fan wears a tshirt for Lauren Hill during her first NCAA college basketball game against Hiram University at Xavier University in Cincinnati on Sunday Nov 2, 2014.
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Mount St. Joseph's Lauren Hill shoots a lay up during her first NCAA college basketball game against Hiram University at Xavier University in Cincinnati on Sunday Nov 2, 2014.
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Mount St. Joseph's Lauren Hill, center, gets congratulated by teammates after scoring during her first NCAA college basketball game against Hiram University at Xavier University in Cincinnati on Sunday Nov 2, 2014.
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