Former Iowa basketball recruit James ...

Former Iowa basketball recruit James Speed dies

There are 3 comments on the KTVN Reno story from Sep 15, 2011, titled Former Iowa basketball recruit James Speed dies. In it, KTVN Reno reports that:

Former Iowa basketball recruit James Speed, whose career was cut short when he went blind, has died of complications from liver cancer.

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SAM WILIAMS

Deer Park, TX

#1 Sep 19, 2011
JAMES SPEED WAS ONE OF MY BEST FRIENDS WHEN HE CAME TO IOWA.HE NEVER G TO PLAY BECAUCE GOT SICK BEFORE SEASON. HE AS A POWERFUL AND WOULD MADE OUR YOUN TEAM MUCH BETTER.JAMES CAME TO MY HOUSE IN DEMOPOLIS ALABAMA, SAID HE WAS CLOSE BY TRAVELING , SO HE STOPPED BY. THE FIRST THING HE SAID WAS TO COOK HIM THAT GOOD BACON AND EGG SANDWICH THAT I ALWAYS COOKED IN IOWA.JAMES AND I STAYED IN TACT ALL THES YEARS BY PHONE.I KNOW HE WILL BE MISSED CAUSE HE WAS ONE GOOD PERSON. JAMES WE LOVE YOU BUT GOD LOVE U BEST. SAM WILLIAMS.
Barbara Parr

Burbank, CA

#2 Dec 4, 2012
Remember James from his playing basketball at Imperial Valley College took us to the state championship. Sorry for.his family's loss.

Thee_Rickster

“How Tequila works”

Since: Nov 12

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#3 Dec 5, 2012
Goodbye James.

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