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Patrick Mahomes Responds to Video of His HS Basketball Highlights: 'I Was Hoopin!!!'

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Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes wants the world to know that he was an up-and-coming basketball star before establishing himself as one of the best players in the NFL.

"I promise I was hoopin!!!" Mahomes wrote in response to a mixtape of his high school basketball career:

Mahomes told ESPN earlier this year that basketball was his "first love."

A former three-sport athlete, Mahomes averaged 19.9 points through 27 games during the 2012-13 varsity basketball season for Whitehouse High School in Texas.

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