Providence College cancels basketball party after Westport student’s death

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Providence College has canceled its basketball season kick-off party after the death of a student.

Augustus Cardello, of Westport, died Thursday night in his dorm room.

Officials say they called off the event out of respect for the student and his family.

No word on the cause of death.

Foul play isn't suspected.

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