Aaron Harper Death – The entire Mississippi communities are mourning the tragic death of an American former professional basketball player who passed away in a deadly car accident early Saturday morning. Aaron Harper was an ex-shooting guard and small forward positions player for Huracanes de Tampico of the Liga Nacional de Baloncesto Profesional (LNBP).
According to reports, the 42-year-old died in a car accident early Saturday morning after hanging out with friends. According to reports, the basketball player was pronounced deceased after he fell off a vehicle following a crash ealry this morning. Law enforcement agencies determined that seatbelt was not in use at the time of the crash. Law enforcement agencies are working to determine if alcohol was a factor in the crash.
Aaron Harper played as a swingman on both shooting guard and small forward positions. He was a graduate of the Ole Miss basketball program. He was a basketball graduate from Ole Miss.
Harper represented Ole Miss in collegiate basketball from 2000 to 2004. With 16.5 points in his final year, he was the school’s top scorer. Harper began his career in January 2005 after signing with Örvalsdeild karla team KR at the end of December 2004. Following a challenging first half of the season, Harper’s presence helped KR turn things around, winning 7 of their final 11 games and securing a postseason berth.
The team played Snaefell in the opening round of the playoffs. Harper delivered the game-winning three-pointer with seven seconds remaining in the first game of the series to help KR overcome a 14-point hole and win 91-89. In spite of Harper’s 35 points, Snæfell prevailed 116–105 in the third and final game of the series, tying the series in the process. He was a graduate of Provine High School Class of 99.
Tribute to Harper
Damn this hurt homie… one of Provine best shooters… one of Ole Miss best shooters…. made a damn good career over seas as one of the best shooters… if you don’t know him …AARON HARPER AKA HARPO… well I know you, Marcus Hicks, and Justin Reed are together once again holding the court down. you will be missed homie and forever loved my boi … long live Aaron Harper … prayers for the family.
Aaron Harper Obituary and Funeral Arrangements will be Released by the Family
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