Sophomore Star Killed In Accident

Tragedy struck the North Carolina basketball community this week. Maurice Marley and Fayetteville Smith teammate Nathan Tubbs were killed in a car accident.

Maurice Marley, a promising forward out of Fayetteville (N.C.) E.E. Smith, and sophomore teammate Nathan Tubbs were killed in a traffic accident in Alabama.

According to an Associated Press story, the sophomores died in a head-on-collision with a pickup truck near Winfield, Alabama.

Marley, a sophomore who scored 37 points in a game last week, was highly regarded and destined to be a high-major recruit.

Four people, including Marley, died in the crash.

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