Pete Maravich, the leading career singer and single in college basketball history, died yesterday in Pasadena, California after suffering an apparent heart ■■■■■■ while playing a recreational game. He was 40 years old. Mr. Maravich collapsed during a half-court game with friends and died about an hour later.
Josh Maravich son Jaeson Maravich
Louisiana State University
Led by the Fathers of Louisiana State University, Maravich became known as Pistol Pete. Maravich was against the nickname because he thought he was a sharpshooter, someone who only fired for points rather than helping the team win.
Pete Maravich, the best career and singles goalscorer in the history of great college basketball, died yesterday in Pasadena, California after suffering a heart ■■■■■■ while playing a pickup game. He was 40 years old. Mr. Maravich collapsed during a half-court match with his friends and died about an hour later.
The best basketball player ever. Hall of Fame Pistol basketball star Pete Maravich was a legend in every way. From his playing specialty, to his scoring records, to his status as one of the most talented players to ever reign on the pitch, Maravich has been outstanding.
Pistol Pete is regarded as one of the greatest offensive talents in history, averaging 24 points per game in the NBA and 44 points per game in college, all before the introduction of the three-man line.
Pete Maravichs’ gun averaged 44.5 points per game (1,381 points in 31 games) during the 196970 season, an NCAA high of one mile, likely to last forever. This is not a casual exaggeration on a player who dominated an earlier era.
As a boy related to Mr. Untouchable, heroin king Nicky Barnes, Peter Rollock (also spelled Rollack) stepped in and grew up doing Soundview projects in the Bronx. In the mid-1980s, Rollock got the nickname Pistol Pete after founding his gang.
Jackie Maravich M. 1976-1988