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Assignment America (Jason McElwain) #960218

CBS Evening News for Monday, Mar 01, 2010
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(Studio: Katie Couric) Report introduced.

(Rochester, New York: Steve Hartman) A return visit with autistic Jason McElwain††, who was a high school basketball team manager who got to play in the last game in 2006, presented; scenes shown from Rochester, New York, of Jason working in a grocery store, shooting baskets four years ago & coaching now. [McELWAIN - recalls his basketball adventure on the court & now coaching the junior varsity.] [President BUSH,head coach Mike SETZER††- talk about Jason.]

(Studio: Steve Hartman, Katie Couric) Next week's story previewed.

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