Former Oklahoma State University basketball player Brooks Thompson is reportedly dead at 45.
According to OSU’s website, Thompson passed away Thursday night.
OSU basketball lost one of the all time greats last night. A great player and a great person. Brooks RIP and prayers to Michelle and girls.
— Brad Underwood (@OSUCoachBrad) June 10, 2016
Thompson was an assistant coach for former OSU head basketball coach Eddie Sutton but for the past ten seasons he has been the head coach of UTSA.
Thompson is survived by his wife, Michelle, and three daughters; Ryan Michelle, Brooke and Addison, says okstate.com.
One of the best guards in Cowboy history, Brooks Thompson was at his best in Bedlam games. Check this out from '94.https://t.co/f6cUhKg3kh
— Cowboy Basketball (@OSUMBB) June 10, 2016