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Sister scout

At the Loyola University Chicago, a Jesuit school with 11,000 undergraduates, basketball is a passion. Indeed, the Ramblers are in the field of 64 for the NCAA tournament and will play Miami (FL) tonight in round one. But they have an edge few other teams do: Jean Dolores-Schmidt, a 98-year-old nun, who for years has scouted other teams and provided encouragement to Loyola’s players. [1]