The NCAA is planning to honor a former Boston College baseball player.
Pete Frates will receive the 2017 Inspiration Award in January.
Frates inspired the ice bucket challenge after being diagnosed with ALS in 2012.
The inspiration award is given to a person who has displayed perseverance and determination to overcome adversity.
(Copyright (c) 2017 Sunbeam Television. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.)