GUY DROPS OUT OF COLLEGE TO HELP DYING FRIEND COMPLETE BUCKET LIST _ Chris Betancourt was diagnosed with a form of cancer called chronic mylogenous leukemia. The 20-year-old from California believes he only has a year left to live. So Chris’ best friend, Dillon Hill, decided to drop out of college to help him fulfill his bucket list. The two grew especially close in tragedy. Not only was Dillon there when Chris was first diagnosed, but Dillon was dating Chris’ sister before she died by suicide. The pair are traveling the world to cross off each item on Chris’ 127 point list. The friends kicked off their list by buying 100 items from a fast food restaurant and delivering the treats to the homeless.