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Couple Uses Real-Life 'Love & Basketball' Marriage Proposal

Katie Richcreek@BookstoreKatieFeatured ColumnistMay 29, 2015

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All is fair in love and basketball, even when the two intertwine.

Former NC State guard Alex "Superman" Johnson wasn't taking it easy on Brey Dorsett, his girlfriend and fellow former college hooper, in a game of one-on-one. But things quickly took an unusual turn.

Johnson fell to the floor, faking an injury, then popped back up moments later—on one knee:


Look familiar? It should.

In the classic movie Love & Basketball, Monica challenges soon-to-be-married Quincy to a game of one-on-one—for his heart.

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