Toledo center dies after collapsing at practice

Updated: October 9, 2006, 6:31 PM ET
Associated Press

TOLEDO, Ohio -- Toledo basketball player Haris Charalambous died Monday after collapsing during conditioning practice.

Trainers performed CPR on Charalambous until paramedics arrived. The 21-year-old backup center was taken to a hospital where he was pronounced dead, university spokesman Lawrence Burns said.

The cause of death was not immediately known.

"The players are devastated," Burns said. "This has been a shock to our entire athletic program and university."

Charalambous, ...

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