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Basketball Recruiting #542843

NBC Evening News for Saturday, Mar 09, 1985
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Connie Chung

(Seattle, WA) United States colleges' recruitment of foreign basketball players examined; University of Washington coach Marv Harshman's recruitment of West Germans Detlef Schrempf and Christian Welp cited as exs. [HARSHMAN - praises Schrempf.] [FAN - prefers giving scholarships to American students.] [WELP, SCHREMPF - want to remain in US.] [HARSHMAN - defs. recruiting students in United States HS.] Oral Roberts Univ.'s recruitment of Nigerians Akinakin Atiko and Michael Obaseki noted. [Coach Dick ACRES - defs. practice.] [Schrempf's MOTHER - acknowledges difficulty in letting son come to US; is proud.]
REPORTER: Jim Cummins

Chung, Connie;
Cummins, Jim

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