Former Terp Cliff Tucker killed in car accident

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By Luke Jackson

Former Maryland basketball player Cliff Tucker, who played for the Terps from 2007-2011, died in a car accident in Texas the morning of May 28.

El Paso’s CBS affiliate first reported that Tucker was killed in a car accident, and Maryland later confirmed the news. Tucker was a passenger in a van whose rear tire blew out on Interstate-10, causing the vehicle to roll over, according to El Paso’s NBC affiliate.

Tucker was 29.

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  1. He’ll forever go down in the books for the NBA 3-pointer he hit against Georgia Tech with time running out. Feb 20, 2010. Incredible game!

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