For anyone who still believes that sports cannot have a profound impact on people's lives...I rest my case.
Marcus Paige and Leslie McDonald of the North Carolina Tar Heels basketball team recently met a huge UNC fan for lunch. Anthony, a twelve-year-old boy who is battling Emery-Dreifuss muscular dystrophy, was in genuine shock when the duo approached the table. Check it out:
Tonight, the Tar Heels are hosting the No. 8 Duke Blue Devils in the latest installment of arguably college basketball's best rivalry. Yet, these coaches and players still found time to put a smile on a young kid's face.
I think this video will put a smile on your face too.