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NEW YORK (AP) - One of the first calls that Jessica Shepard made when she found out that she was granted immediate eligibility at Notre Dame was to her 90-year-old grandfather.
He was one of the people to get her into basketball, starting when she was 3 years old. Lately, he's been the one who was calling her every day, seeing if t ...