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11-year-old Orlando basketball prodigy plays with the big boys

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CHICAGO (FOX 32 News) -

Julian Newman is, quite simply, a basketball prodigy.

Newman is 4' 5" tall, 70 lbs, 11 years old, and playing for the local high school's basketball team.

He's four years younger than the boys he's competing against when he plays for Downey Christian School in Orlando.

The 5th grader sinks 100 free throws almost every day, and the YouTube video above has gone viral, receiving over 2 million views so far.

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