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Northwestern women's basketball player Jordan Hankins found dead

Northwestern women's basketball player Jordan Hankins found dead

Northwestern women's basketball player Jordan Hankins was found dead in her room on campus Monday afternoon, the school said. The sophomore from Indianapolis was 19.

Evanston police are investigating, but the school said in a statement there was no evidence of foul play. The Cook County Medical Examiner's Office says an autopsy is scheduled Tuesday and results would be available in the afternoon.  

The Wildcats' game Wednesday at Minnesota has been canceled.

"We are heartbroken and deeply saddened to learn of the passing of Jordan Hankins," Northwestern athletic director Jim Phillips said in a statement. "Our love and thoughts are with her...

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