"I'm not a regular student; I'm a basketball player and a student," Cornelius said. "I'm looked at as a role model, so I have to carry myself like that and I have to make better decisions."
George Mason's Cornelius is eager to atone for mistakes →
"I might cry," Cornelius said. "A little tear might come out or something like that. I'm going to make sure I keep my composure and don't get out of my character on the court and try to do too much that I can't do."