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Offensive lineman Brian Winters during a practice of the Kent State University football team at Dix Stadium in April 2012 in Kent, Ohio. (Karen Schiely/Akron Beacon Journal)
Kent State center Brian Winters snaps the ball to quarterback Evan Shimensky during a practice at Dix Stadium in April 2012 in Kent, Ohio. (Karen Schiely/Akron Beacon Journal)
Kent State University's Roosevelt Nix hits the sled during practice at Dix Stadium in Aug. 2011, in Kent, Ohio. (Phil Masturzo/Akron Beacon Journal)
Kent State University football player Roosevelt Nix (left) participates in drill under the watchful eye of defensive line coach Brian George during a spring practice session at Dix Stadium in April 2012, in Kent, Ohio. (Ed Suba Jr./Akron Beacon Journal)
TORONTO: LeBron James exited the game with three minutes left and began celebrating. He hugged his coach, hugged teammates and even hugged Raptors guard DeMar DeRozan. There was plenty of reason to celebrate.