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FROM THE PAGES OF SI

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APRIL 15, 2013

"They flew to the Final Four with Ware in row 8 of the team charter, the seat in front of him folded down to make room for his bandaged leg. The outpouring of love and attention—he fielded calls from Oprah and Kobe and Michelle Obama—became a story in itself, and point guard Peyton Siva, the closest thing the Cardinals have to a household name, said that Ware was now 'the most famous person I know.' But while Ware inspired Louisville, he did not, ultimately, define its tournament."