Solid Blue fans are mourning the loss of a UK basketball legend whose jersey hangs in Rupp arena.
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Solid blue fans are mourning the loss of a u-k basketball legend whose jersey hangs in rupp arena.
The school announced tonight that u-k athletics hall of famer billy evans died sunday.
The berea- native...who wore number 42...played for adolph rupp alongside hall of famers cliff hagan, frank ramsey and lou tsioropoulos in the early to mid- 1950's.
He was known as the ultimate team player...he could do it all.
He's one of the greatest players this state has ever produced.
He won a gold medal in the 1956 olympics.
He was drafted by rochester in the n- b-a.
He's survived by his wife, nancy and two daughters.
Arrangements are incomplete.
The great billy evans
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