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Sports: Basketball, Golf, Corp. Sponsorship #107881

ABC Evening News for Sunday, Mar 01, 1987
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(Studio: Sam Donaldson) Report introduced.

(Studio: Jack Whitaker) IN-Illinois, North Carolina-Georgia Tech basketball games and performances of indiv. players (named) reported; scenes shown courtesy NBC Sports. Other college basketball scores reported Lanny Wadkins reported winning Doral Ryder Open golf tournament; details given, scenes shown courtesy CBS Sports. Emerging role of corporation sponsorship in sports economy examined as illustrated by golf; details given, scenes shown. [Ben CRENSHAW, Ryder Corporation president Tony BURNS, Perrier Corporation president Ronald DAVIS, Billie Jean KING, ABC Sports vice president Bob IGER, CBS golf producer Frank CHIRKINIAN, Jack NICKLAUS - discuss issue.] Calvin Coolidge quoted.

Donaldson, Sam;
Whitaker, Jack

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