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College Basketball / NCAA Tournament / Cornell University / Suicides #969236

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Mar 25, 2010
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(Studio: Maggie Rodriguez) Repot introduced. NOTE: Local weather bulletin on screen.

(Ithaca, New York: Jim Axelrod) The improbable run for Cornell University in the NCAA basketball tournament featured; game scenes shown; details given about the lift for the community following a string of suicides on campus; suicide statistics cited. [Student Jasmine MARCUS†- reacts to the team’s success.] [Head coach Steve DONAHUE†- says they’re too good to be true.] [Cornell president David SKORTON†- says it appears to be a cluster of suicides.]

Rodriguez, Maggie;
Axelrod, Jim

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