DEATH / OBITUARIES : former Tech basketball player Jeff Taylor has died, according to a statement posted online on March. 5, 2020.
We learned of the deceased through the following tribute posted on social media.
A Texas Tech official confirms that former Tech basketball player Jeff Taylor has died. He was 60. Incredible leaper w/game. Season scoring averages from 1978-82 were 7.3, 13.4, 13.4 and 15.8. A 6-4 guard from Hobbs who was drafted 42nd overall in ’82 NBA Draft. RIP #44