Reaction to Lauren Hill's death

In her resolve to play one more basketball game, Lauren Hill ended up inspiring countless others across the world. Tom Rinaldi narrates.


Lauren Hill, the inspiring college basketball player at Mount St. Joseph University, died Friday morning after a battle with brain cancer. Her life was short, but the list of people the 19-year-old inspired is long.

Legions of admirers took to social media to pay tribute to Hill. A five-tweet series from LeBron James was among the most touching.

Devon Still, who got to know Hill through his own daughter's battle with cancer, also posted a thoughtful message.

Here's a sampling of other reactions from the world of sports.

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