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Binghamton University Basketball Player Calistus Anyichie Identified in Drowning

Calistus Anyichie, a forward for the Binghamton University men’s basketball team, died Sunday in a drowning accident. He was 19 years old.

According to the Ithaca Journal, Anyichie was identified as the college-aged male who drowned at Buttermilk Falls State Park near Ithaca, New York. The school announced his death on Monday. Anyichie was a member of the men's basketball team and was majoring in political science.

"There are no words. There is no blueprint for how to deal with such a painful loss," coach Tommy Dempsey said in a statement. "We all loved Calistus so much.