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Bronny James ‘available’ to make college debut Sunday against Long Beach State

Bronny James is scheduled to be able to make his college basketball debut on Sunday. USC Trojans According to the USC Basketball X page, they will play against Long Beach State University at the Galen Center.

james suffered cardiac arrest On July 24, he was practicing a few months before the start of his first college basketball season at USC. The incident occurred where the Trojans were playing and practicing, and he was released from the hospital three days later after suffering a medical emergency.

Bronny James cheers on his teammates from the bench as the USC Trojans take on the Eastern Washington Eagles at Galen Center in Los Angeles on November 29, 2023. (Robert Gauthier/Los Angeles Times via Getty Images)

Doctors later revealed that the cardiac arrest was likely caused by a “congenital heart defect.”

Bronny James likely to make USC debut months after cardiac arrest, coach says

James has not played in a game this season as the Trojans started the season 5-3.

James was seen warming up before Sunday's game against the 49ers.

NBA superstar's son lebron jamesBronny had his first full-contact practice Thursday since his health scare.

According to ESPN, USC head coach Andy Enfield told reporters Thursday that the team will wait to see how Bronny felt after Friday's practice and the medical team's decision before deciding whether James will make his debut Sunday. He said he would decide.

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Bronny James dunks during warm-ups

Southern California guard Bronny James warms up before the Long Beach State game on Sunday, Dec. 10, 2023, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

Enfield is James minute limit to start the season.

“I think everyone is excited about his progress and the fact that he's a part of this,” Enfield told reporters. “He's been through a lot physically and mentally and we're just looking forward to him.

“We couldn't predict when he would come back. I'm really happy he's here now. There's still a lot of season left. We're only a quarter of the way through. The fact that I'm coming back and playing three-quarters of a basketball season is incredible.”

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Bronny James applauds

Southern California guard Bronny James watches his team play against Kansas State on November 6, 2023 in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher)

Bronny James committed to USC in May, choosing over the Trojans Ohio And Oregon. James was ranked 33rd in his class and was named a McDonald's All-American.

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Fox News' Ryan Gaydos contributed to this report

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