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Hawkeye tradition gaining attention

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IOWA CITY (KWWL) -

While University of Iowa Hawkeyes were playing Penn State, fans took a moment to honor young patients in the nearby hospital.

A new tradition is catching on in Iowa City, where fans wave to patients watching the game.

Today, fans used their cellphone flashlights to wave at patients.

The idea even caught on in California, as fans waved at television sets while watching the game.

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