SZVETITZ: Auburn's Shon Coleman forms pact with fellow leukemia survivor

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Posted: Friday, August 30, 2013 12:30 pm

Lying in the cancer unit of Huntsville Hospital, Buddy Phillips’ cell phone rang, waking him from some much-needed sleep.

Drained from chemotherapy, groggy from all the pokes, prods and tests — with his head still spinning from what transpired over the past few weeks, days, hours — Phillips answered his phone without it even registering.

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