Deante Strickland, a former Casper College basketball was fatally shot on Friday afternoon in Portland, Oregon, and his sister was charged with his murder. Strickland played for the T-Birds for two seasons between 2015-17 and averaged 15 points and 5 rebounds a game. He was named an honorable mention All-American his sophomore season. Strickland then transferred to Portland State and averaged 7 points a contest in 65 games. He was a prep star at Portland's Central Catholic High School where he was all-state in basketball and football. Strickland was planning to play football for Portland State in the fall, using his last year of eligibility and was 22 years old

Deante Strickland
Portland State University

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