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BYU basketball player hits game winner hours after learning father has cancer [VIDEO]

Deseret News Contributor

PROVO — BYU’s Craig Cusick made just one shot Tuesday night against Utah State at the Marriott Center.

But it couldn’t have been any bigger.

It capped a bittersweet, ultra-emotional day for Cusick. Just hours earlier, he learned that his dad, Randy, had been diagnosed with cancer.

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