Heart attack claims life of former Clemson player Devin Gray


On Saturday it was learned that former Clemson basketball player Devin Gray passed away after suffering a heart attack in Atlanta, Ga. Gray, who grew up in Baltimore, was just 41 years old.

In four seasons as a Tiger Gray, who was Baltimore Catholic League Player of the Year in 1991, scored 1,322 points and is still ranked in the top 20 in program history in both points (18th) and scoring average (14th; 14.1 ppg). Gray was a third team All-ACC selection in 1993-94 after leading the league in field goal percentage and averaging 14.4 points per game.

It was shortly after that season that Gray would experience heart issues, suffering a heart attack on the same night as the 1994 national title game between Arkansas and Duke.

Gray had suffered a heart attack while a student at Clemson on April 4, 1994, the night of the NCAA Championship game…

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