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Nevada's Jordan Caroline (24) celebrates his team's win following the end of an NCAA college basketball game against New Mexico in Albuquerque, N.M., Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017. Nevada won in overtime 105-104. (AP Photo/Juan Antonio Labreche)

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In this recent photo provided by Amy Murphree, Alabama kicker Adam Griffith, left, and Tupelo Bear flag football player Boone Murphree pose in Tuscaloosa, Ala. Both young men share unusual bonds, they are originally from Poland, they lived for a while in an orphanage and both were adopted by Southern families. The two have visited with each other and have established a friendship that Murphree takes seriously. (Amy Murphree via AP)

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In this Friday, Jan. 6, 2017 photo, Tupelo Bears flag football player Boone Murphree, 8, points out his friend, Alabama kicker Adam Griffith in a photo montage that hangs over his bed in Tupelo, Miss. Murphree shares unusual bonds with Alabama kicker Adam Griffith besides football. They are originally from Poland, they lived for a while in an orphanage and both were adopted by Southern families. The pair met after Alabama's spring game in 2015 and established a friendship that Murphree takes seriously. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)

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In this Friday, Jan. 6, 2017 photo, Boone Murphree, 8, second from right, is photographed with his father Jim, left, sister Emma, second from left, and mother Amy at their Tupelo, Miss., home. Murphree shares unusual bonds with Alabama kicker Adam Griffith. They are originally from Poland, they lived for a while in an orphanage and both were adopted by Southern families. The two met at Alabama's 2015 spring football game and established a friendship that Murphree takes seriously. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)

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In this Friday, Jan. 6, 2017 photo, Boone Murphree, 8, poses as he rests after a receiving and punting workout, Friday, Jan. 6, 2017, outside his grandparents home in Tupelo, Miss., shares an unusual bond with his friend, Alabama kicker Adam Griffith. The two are originally from Poland, they lived for a while in an orphanage and both were adopted by Southern families. The two first met at Alabama's 2015 spring football game and have established a friendship that Murphree takes seriously. Boone, an ardent 'Bama fan, constantly wears an Alabama jersey with Griffith's name and number on it and sees himself as a eventual linebacker and punter for the Crimson Tide. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)

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In this Friday, Jan. 6, 2017 photo, a photograph of Alabama kicker Adam Griffith and Tupelo Bear flag football player Boone Murphree, 8, rests in a special spot in Murphree's room in Tupelo, Miss. Both young men share unusual bonds, they are originally from Poland, they lived for a while in an orphanage and both were adopted by Southern families. The two have visited with each other and have established a friendship that Murphree takes seriously. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)

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In this recent photo provided by Amy Murphree, Alabama kicker Adam Griffith, left, and Tupelo Bear flag football player Boone Murphree pose in Tuscaloosa, Ala. Both young men share unusual bonds, they are originally from Poland, they lived for a while in an orphanage and both were adopted by Southern families. The two have visited with each other and have established a friendship that Murphree takes seriously. (Amy Murphree via AP)

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In this Friday, Jan. 6, 2017 photo, Boone Murphree, 8, poses after an afternoon of punting and passing the football with his family, Friday, Jan. 6, 2017, in Tupelo, Miss., shares unusual bonds with Alabama kicker Adam Griffith besides football. They are originally from Poland, they lived for a while in an orphanage and both were adopted by Southern families.The two met at Alabama's 2015 spring football game and established a friendship that Murphree takes seriously. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)

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San Diego State's Trey Kell (3) shoots past Boise State's Zach Haney (11) during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in Boise, Idaho, Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017. Boise State won 78-66. (AP Photo/Otto Kitsinger)

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Boise State's James Reid (55) defends the ball from San Diego State's Trey Kell during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in Boise, Idaho, Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017. Boise State won 78-66. (AP Photo/Otto Kitsinger)

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Boise State's Nick Duncan (13) moves the ball against San Diego State's Trey Kell (3) during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in Boise, Idaho, Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017. Boise State won 78-66. (AP Photo/Otto Kitsinger)

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Boise State's Paris Austin (30) looks to the basket past San Diego State's Jeremy Hemsley during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in Boise, Idaho, Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017. Boise State won 78-66. (AP Photo/Otto Kitsinger)

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Boise State's James Reid (55) shoots during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against San Diego State in Boise, Idaho, Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017. (AP Photo/Otto Kitsinger)

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Boise State's Zach Haney dunks past San Diego State's Max Hoetzel (10) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Boise, Idaho, Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017. (AP Photo/Otto Kitsinger)

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Boise State's James Reid (55) moves the ball against San Diego State's Matt Shrigley (20) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Boise, Idaho, Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017. (AP Photo/Otto Kitsinger)

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Boise State's Zach Haney (11) defends the ball from San Diego State's Valentine Izundu during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Boise, Idaho, Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017. (AP Photo/Otto Kitsinger)

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San Diego State's Trey Kell moves the ball past Boise State's Justinian Jessup during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Boise, Idaho, Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017. (AP Photo/Otto Kitsinger)

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Boise State's Justinian Jessup, right, moves the ball past San Diego State's Trey Kell during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Boise, Idaho, Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017. (AP Photo/Otto Kitsinger)

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Boise State's Chandler Hutchison (15) moves the ball past San Diego State's Dakarai Allen (4) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Boise, Idaho, Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017. (AP Photo/Otto Kitsinger)

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San Diego State's Zylan Cheatham moves the ball around Boise State's Robin Jorch during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Boise, Idaho, Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017. (AP Photo/Otto Kitsinger)