Georgetown's Tyler Adams Scores in Final Home Game

The college basketball player was sidelined over three years ago because of a heart condition.
1:49 | 03/09/15

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Georgetown and celebrating a big basketball win thanks in part to one player he was sidelined because of a heart condition but he started in today's game likely. The last of his career and wait until you see the shot heat look here's ABC's John Donvan. Watch this two points today for Georgetown against Seton Hall. Not last minute not game winning so why were the announcers so worked up about it. Because those two points word Tyler Adams only shot at scoring in three years literally he has been out of the game since 2011. When he arrived at George down to play center. But then his heart got sick. Adams was born with an irregular heart beat. He was left with two choices play and risk dying on the court some day or stop playing. Tyler stopped but that's not the same thing is quitting he kept going to games showing up at rallies that's him in the spotlight and it is coaches urging he put on a suit. And became sort of an assistant coach which he and everybody else made into something real which is why today on his team's last day together. Coach John Thompson told him to get his uniform on. He'd earned one last play. Mature young man the difficult situation. Lows and a. And so after the warm up the play with his dad looking on. Adams was out there and the ball came to him so good Spitzer with the diplomats home. An opportunity over the warm ups C arm feels. Hitler and you know the rest of it it was only one play and it was only two points yeah yeah. But those two points they were the opposite of heartsick because there with joy is made up. John Donvan ABC news Washington.

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