With a season-ending injury to senior wide receiver/cornerback Matt Smith, Austin Hicks, left, is one of the players whose playing time will increase.
With a shoulder injury behind him, junior Cole Preston, bottom, has been cleared to return to the Thunder.
Senior wide receiver Matt Geranen has flourished since insertion into the lineup after Shaw Loomer's injury. Geranen is one of several players for the Thunder who have stepped into the lineup midseason and fared well.
Republican Presidential candidates Ron Paul, Rick Santorum, Mitt Romney and Newt Gingrich square off in the GOP debate inside the Mesa Arts Center, Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2012.
Stories from our special medical supplement
A collection of columns by Ahwatukee medical experts Agnes Oblas, Astrid Heathcote, Michael Urig and Rashmi "Rush" Bhatnagar.
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