Perry Wallace

Death of Perry Wallace

February 19, 1948 - December 1, 2017
Rockville, Maryland | Age 69

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 Legacy.com, click here.

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