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Rose fighting pancreatic cancer

Updated: June 18, 2009, 1:57 PM ET
ESPN.com news services

BYU basketball coach Dave Rose has been diagnosed with pancreatic neuroendocrine tumor cancer.

The university said in a statement on Wednesday that Rose's family announced that tests from emergency surgery he had earlier this month to stop internal bleeding were positive for cancer. Rose had his spleen and a portion of his pancreas removed during the surgery.

Rose, 51, returned to Utah last weekend to undergo additional testing at the Huntsman Cancer Institute in Salt Lake ...

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