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Evans will need transplant

Updated: February 17, 2010, 7:02 PM ET
Associated Press

James Madison point guard Dawn Evans has been nearly unstoppable on a basketball floor, playing much bigger than her 5-foot-7, 130-pound body would suggest she could.

She's used the tag of "too small" as motivation to become one of the top scorers in the country. Now Evans needs that tenacious mindset even more as she battles her most imposing opponent: kidney disease.

The affliction -- focal segmental glomerular sclerosis -- disrupts the filtering system in her kidneys, causing high ...

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