Morgantown, West Virginia – Former West Virginia basketball star, Chris Brooks, has died. Brooks, a 6’6 forward, was the first McDonald’s All-American to play for the Mountaineers.
Brooks, who was known for his incredible athleticism and show-stopping dunks, averaged 16.7 points and 8.0 rebounds per game as a senior, and 13.7 points and 6.0 rebounds per game for his career in Morgantown.
Rest In Peace Chris Brooks. My booked. My friend. ❤️😢 pic.twitter.com/Gq6PGD6pXt
— Darryl PRUE (@PRUEWvu) January 27, 2021
Rest in Peace, Chris. Once a Mountaineer, Always a Mountaineer.