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<p>"I'm not going to let him run away from this because of personal reasons," Thomas added. "It's gotten to a point where it doesn't make any sense. It's time."</p>

<p>Austin had already overcame the odds to play basketball. He has been blind in his right eye since age 16 after suffering a retinal detachment and four subsequent surgeries.</p>

<p>Thomas and Jordan have had their friction during the course of their NBA careers, but Thomas described their relationship as "friendly."</p>

<p>"You carry those things in your heart," Beard said of tough losses that she and her teammates have dealt with. "But at the same time, it teaches you how to handle those situations in the future. If I didn't learn from my past experiences, I don't think I'd be satisfied with who I am now."</p>wholesale jerseys China

<p>"I've played with Candace for five years, and this was the most growth that I've ever seen from her," Beard said. "She consistently worked on it. And openly worked on it -- she was vulnerable in situations, and that's when you grow. She proved she can be a team player, and she did it this entire season."</p>Wholesale NFL Jerseys,

<p>And that includes during their first two games: at No. 12 Florida State on Nov. 14, and at home against No. 2 Baylor on Nov. 17.</p>

<p>"I never said, 'Well, I think a lot of teams have a chance to win the national championship, and we're just one of them,'" Auriemma said of his preseason stance for the past few years. "We knew we were favorites, and we knew why. But now, anyone that picks us No. 1, my first question is 'Why? Give me your rationale.'</p>Wholesale NFL jerseys,

<p>Austin had been projected as a late first-round pick in the 2014 NBA draft. He underwent a standard physical at the NBA combine, where an electrocardiogram test revealed an abnormality in his heart. After additional genetic tests, results came back positive for Marfan syndrome.</p>

<p>"This series really was about defense and finishing plays [by] rebounding, and I heard that for four years at Tennessee," Parker said. "I think in years past, maybe I was doing a lot and maybe I could have used a little help. But this year, it was on me. My teammates were doing their part, I had to step up and do mine."</p>

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