NBC Evening News for Sunday, Mar 18, 1979
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Jess Marlow
(Studio) Basketball games reported are: U of Pennsylvania-Michigan State; Penn State-Saint John's; Notre Dame-Michigan State. Michigan State-Penn and DePaul-IN State playoffs next week noted; various players mentioned. Film courtesy NBC Sports. Racial issue in NBA discussed. [Rich KELLEY - comments with regard to race.] [New Jersey coach Kevin LOUGHERY - comments with regard to bigots.] IN State's Larry Bird said to benefit from racial issue. Mark McCumber win of Doral Eastern Open tournament reported; film courtesy CBS Sports.
REPORTER: Dick Schaap
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