Perry Wallace

  • Born: February 19, 1948
  • Died: December 1, 2017
  • Location: Rockville, Maryland


Broke down racial barriers in college basketball…

Perry Wallace, the first black varsity basketball player in the Southeastern Conference, died Friday, Dec. 1, 2017, after a battle with cancer, according to The Associated Press. He was 69. For full obituary and coverage from, click here.