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 currently rehabbing from the injuries and Mille...