Former CSUSB basketball standout battling cancer returns to class, court

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Stockton Record — Kraig Clifton, a former Cal State San Bernardino basketball standout who’s fighting Stage IV pancreatic cancer, is returning to Calaveras High School as a teacher and boys basketball head coach after seeing a marked improvement in his health through chemotherapy treatment.

Clifton, who was diagnosed in December of 2015, is taking a two weeks-on, two weeks-off approach with oral chemo. The community has rallied around Clifton and his family by raising $190,000 to help with medical bills.

Not mentioned in the article is that Clifton played for CSUSB from 1994 to 1996, and holds the team season record for free throw percentage.

The article was published July 27, 2016.

Read the complete article at Calaveras’ Clifton returns to class, court.”

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