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Longhorns start donation fund to help Andrew Jones pay for leukemia treatment

Longhorns start donation fund to help Andrew Jones pay for leukemia treatment

In the days since the announcement, the Longhorns has committed resources to support their sophomore guard as promised by launching an official fundraising website to support the Jones family with medical and family expenses.

"We hope everyone will keep Andrew in your daily thoughts and prayers", wrote the school in a press release. "This is obviously a hard situation for our family, and we hope everyone will respect our privacy at this time".

An official family-approved web site has been created to aid Longhorns sophomore guard, and Irving MacArthur graduate, Andrew Jones, who was recently diagnosed with leukemia.

Security forces dsimantles IED in Srinagar
Local residents told UNI over phone that there was a loud blast, sound of which was heard in the area when BDS defused the IED. He also added that a joint team of Civil Police, 2nd Rashtriya Rifles and CRPF carried out a recce of the area.

Sign up today for a free 30 day free trial of unlimited digital access. "I want to thank everyone for being respectful of the privacy that the Jones family needs at this time". Following the win, Texas coach Shaka Smart said the team "really wanted to win for Andrew". "Andrew and his family need your support to help him fight this battle to recovery".

The site's donation tracker showed more than $32,000 pledged within the first few hours after it was launched.


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