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HOUSTON UH cornerback D.J. Hayden remains in the hospital after undergoing surgeryearlier this week for a life-threatening injury he sustained during practice.

Hayden had surgery to repair a tear in the main blood vessel that leads into the heart. He was listed in stable but critical conditionin theMemorial Hermann ICU.

Hayden played high school football at Elkins before signing with the Cougars and becoming their defensive captain.

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