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ND basketball coaches go barefoot for charity

Updated: December 7, 2012, 4:32 PM ET
Associated Press

FARGO, N.D. -- More than 25 years ago, a missionary in Nigeria gave a 9-year-old boy his first pair of shoes and told him to dream big. For Emmanuel "Manny" Ohonme, that translated into a love for playing basketball, an athletics scholarship to a North Dakota college and 5 million shoes for poor children.

Ohonme founded Samaritan's Feet, a charity that, with the help of thousands of barefooted basketball coaches, has given children around the world the same ticket to a better life he received ...

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