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** FILE ** In this March 16, 2014, file photo, Michigan State forward Adreian Payne, right, hoists the net with Lacey Holsworth, who is battling cancer, after Michigan State defeated Michigan 69-55 in an NCAA college basketball game in the championship of the Big Ten Conference tournament in Indianapolis. The father of  8-year-old Lacey Holsworth, who befriended Michigan State basketball star Adreian Payne, says his daughter has died. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy, File)

** FILE ** In this March 16, 2014, file photo, Michigan State forward Adreian Payne, right, hoists the net with Lacey Holsworth, who is battling cancer, after Michigan State defeated Michigan 69-55 in an NCAA college basketball game in the championship of the Big Ten Conference tournament in Indianapolis. The father of 8-year-old Lacey Holsworth, who befriended Michigan State basketball star Adreian Payne, says his daughter has died. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy, File)

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