9-year-old Pa. basketball star being scouted by colleges

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9-year-old basketball star. Tamala Edwards reports during Action News at 4:30 a.m. on November 9, 2017. (WPVI)

A basketball player in western Pennsylvania is already being scouted by colleges and she is only 9-years-old.

Karis Thomas stars on an Amateur Athletic Union basketball team in Pittsburgh.

Her coach says the pint-sized point guard puts in three to five hours a day, six days a week.

Karis says her dream is to one day play at the University of Connecticut.
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