Avery Harriman is featured on the Today Show (VIDEO)


Avery Harriman, the young son of Nebraska assistant coach Chris Harriman, is going head-to-head with leukemia for the third time in his seven years.

Last week, Avery got some great news, learning that he would be able to leave the hospital and the chemotherapy treatments for the Labor Day weekend, and he reacted the way you might expect a seven-year old would. That video has gone viral, making it on the Today Show:

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Avery’s battle is far from over, as Gary Parrish of CBSSports detailed in this column. Our thoughts are with the Harrimans.