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LSU DB Greg Brooks Jr. Had Emergency Surgery to Remove Brain Tumor, Family Says

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LSU defensive back Greg Brooks Jr. underwent surgery last Friday to remove a "large" brain tumor, his family announced.

"Greg continues to fight, and we await further clarity on the extent of that battle," the family said in a statement Wednesday. "His incredible strength of character gives us confidence, but we also know that he needs our support now more than ever. Please keep Greg and our family in your prayers."

Jacques Doucet @JacquesDoucet

The family of <a href="">@LSUfootball</a> Greg Brooks Jr. shares he had a large brain tumor that required emergency surgery. <br><br>"Greg continues to fight and we await further clarity of that battle.