REPORT: Shackleford Found Dead

According to a report, former NC State basketball standout Charles Shackleford has been found dead in his hometown of Kinston, North Carolina.

According to a report, former NC State basketball standout Charles Shackleford, 50, has been found dead in his hometown of Kinston, North Carolina.

WNCT: Shackleford Found Dead

Details have yet to surface on Shackleford's death. 

Shackleford starred at NC State from 1985-1988.  He played three seasons for the Wolfpack, averaging 13.7 points and 7.8 rebounds.  In 1987-88 he averaged 16.6 points and 9.7 rebounds, declaring for the NBA draft after his junior season.  Shackleford was picked in the second round of the 1988 draft by the New Jersey Nets and spent six seasons in the NBA.

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