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College Basketball / North Carolina State / Point Shaving #127070

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Feb 28, 1990
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(No location given: Armen Keteyian) Sports scandal involving point shaving by college basketball players at North Carolina State University featured; scenes shown from March 6, 1988, game against Wake Forest University in which it is alleged that player Charles Shackleford was paid through Robert Kramer to fix score. [Shaded TEAMMATE - explains how fix worked.] Kramer's admissions about his financial dealings with Shackleford reviewed. [Shackleford ATTORNEY - comments.] [Businessman Angelo CARVANA - says Kramer told him to bet on game.] Denials by Shackleford and coach Jim Valvano noted. [Shaded TEAMMATE - says players needed money and were bringing in thousands for the school.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Legal investigations of charges mentioned.

Jennings, Peter;
Keteyian, Armen

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