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Sports: Basketball / Baseball / Skiing #58197

ABC Evening News for Sunday, Feb 25, 1979
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(Studio) Sports introduced
REPORTER: Sam Donaldson

(Studio) IN State college basketball victory over Wichita State reported Larry Bird said high scorer in game. Duke victory over North Carolina also given. New Yankees owner George Steinbrenner reported to have given Yankee players a massage parlor in spring training camp. Noted that Rich Gossage has been hospitalized for infected toe. Report on cross cntry. skiing introduced
REPORTER: Tim Weigel (NBC tape) (CD tape)

(Cable, WI) Growing popularity of cross country skiing discussed. [Uniden. WOMAN - comments on why she skies.] The American Berkebeiner Silver Leg of International Cross Cntry. Skiing League race shown. Art Haarstad of Norway men's winner and highest United States finisher, Doug Peterson, named.
REPORTER: Tom Jarriel

Donaldson, Sam;
Jarriel, Tom;
Weigel, Tim

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