With his mother fighting for her life back in New York, Arizona forward Kevin Parrom tweeted something that crosses the minds of anyone with a cancer-stricken friend or family member.
"Whats the cure for cancer?" Parrom wrote. "If anyone in this world can help me out ill give u my life!"
Tragically, Parrom's prayers went unanswered. Arizona announced Sunday night that Lisa Williams died earlier that day after a two-year fight wing cancer.
"Our thoughts and prayers are with Kevin and his family at this most difficult time," Arizona coach Sean Miller said in a statement. I have never been around a young person who has dealt with more hardship in such a short period of time than Kevin."
The death of Parrom's mother comes less than a month after the junior forward was shot in the right leg and left hand during a weekend trip to New York to visit Williams. It remains to be seen whether Parrom will be able to play this season, though he is curr...