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College holds vigil for player who collapsed during game

Posted February 26, 2010 5:03 p.m. EST
Updated February 26, 2010 5:14 p.m. EST

— Vance-Granville Community College held a vigil Friday afternoon for a basketball player who collapsed on the court during a game Feb. 20.

Sophomore Raymond Dunn was pronounced dead at the hospital hours after he collapsed at the Aycock Recreation Complex in Henderson, college President Randy Parker said.

Dunn, a 6-foot-4 inch, 190-pound forward from Henderson, played high school basketball for Norlina Christian School and Northern Vance High School.