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Brewer's MOP award goes beyond the court

Corey Brewer gave up the most when he decided to come back for his junior season. But his selfless ways aren't a surprise to those who know him, writes Pat Forde.

Originally Published: April 2, 2007
By Pat Forde | ESPN.com

ATLANTA -- Sometime in the wee hours of Tuesday morning, Ellis "Pee Wee" Brewer's phone rang in the Scattersville community of Portland, Tenn.

Didn't matter how late the call came. Pee Wee would be waiting up for this one.

On the other end was his son, Corey. The freshly named Most Outstanding Player of the 2007 Final Four.

On this happiest of occasions, both men wanted -- no, needed -- to share it. Even if the moment couldn't be shared in person, their mutual ...

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