BREAKING: College Basketball Head Coach Lew Hill Tragically Passes Away In His Sleep At Age 56
The college basketball world is in severe mourning over the sudden death of a head coach.
University of Texas-Rio Grande Valley head coach Lew Hill passed away in his sleep this morning, according to a report from college basketball insider Jeff Goodman.
He was only 56-years-old.
“UTRGV head coach Lew Hill passed away this morning, multiple sources confirmed to Stadium. Hill coached last night against Texas Southern, and died this morning in his sleep,” Goodman reported.
“Recently battled COVID, according to multiple sources, and was set to step aside for rest of the season,” Goodman said. “Also had other previous medical issues.”
Hill was in his fifth season as the Vaqeros’ head coach.