According to John Antonik of WVU, former Mountaineer Basketball player, Bob Smith, has passed away.
Smith played for the Mountaineers in the late 1950s, and was a member of the 1959 national runner-up team, per Antonik.
He was a native of Charleston, West Virginia, and played forward for the Gold and Blue.
WVU Sports Hall of Famer Smith Passes Away in Naples, Florida – West Virginia University Athletics @WVUhoops @WVUSports https://t.co/whSPnyxqWR
— John Antonik (@JohnAntonik) October 26, 2020
Our thoughts and prayers are with the Smith family during this difficult time.