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11pm UK Basketball Death 11232020

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11pm UK Basketball Death 11232020
11pm UK Basketball Death 11232020

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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