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Meet the young American with autism who earned a Rhodes scholarship

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Jory Fleming from the University of South Carolina earned a prestigious Rhodes scholarship to study at Oxford University. His path to success was not as easy as others, however, as Fleming was diagnosed with autism as a child. As an adult, he is thriving in the university setting, where no challenge is too big. NBC’s Harry Smith reports for Sunday TODAY.

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