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BPCC holds ‘Maroon Out’ game to honor basketball player killed in car crash

The late BPCC Cavaliers basketball player Decari MarKray's framed jersey was presented to his...
The late BPCC Cavaliers basketball player Decari MarKray's framed jersey was presented to his mother and other family members during Maroon Night on Nov. 10, 2021, at the Bossier Parish college.(Source: Bubba Kneipp/KSLA News 12)
Published: Nov. 10, 2021 at 12:25 PM CST|Updated: Nov. 10, 2021 at 8:29 PM CST
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BOSSIER CITY, La. (KSLA) — Bossier Parish Community College honored one of its own with a “Maroon Out” game Wednesday night (Nov. 10).

Decari Markray was a standout basketball player at Doyline High School in Webster Parish who...
Decari Markray was a standout basketball player at Doyline High School in Webster Parish who went on to play for Bossier Parish Community College in Bossier City, where he was majoring in criminal justice. His coaches remember him, in part, for "his infectious smile and determination."(Source: KSLA News 12)

Honored was the late BPCC Cavaliers basketball player Decari MarKray, who was killed in a car wreck on Airline Drive in early October.

His jersey and other items were presented to his mother and other family members.

The men’s basketball game was held in the school gym starting at 7 p.m. Maroon T-shirts were distributed free to the first 1,000 fans who attended the game against the Baton Rouge Community College Bears.

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