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✟ RIP Perry Wallace

Born 1948 - Death 2017



❝ Perry Eugene Wallace Jr. (February 19, 1948 – December 1, 2017) was a American lawyer who was the professor of law at Washington College of Law. He was the first African-American varsity athlete to play basketball under an athletic scholarship in the Southeastern Conference, playing for Vanderbilt University. His experiences at Vanderbilt are the subject of the book Strong Inside, by Andrew Maraniss, published in 2014. ❝


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