Roy Marble (1966-2015)

September 14, 2015

Roy Marble (December 13, 1966 – September 11, 2015), American professional basketball player, 6'6" tall, played as a shooting guard/small forward - most popularly known as a swingman. After playing four seasons at the University of Iowa from 1985 to 1989, Marble left the college as Iowa's all-time leading scorer with 2,116 points, Marble was selected by the Atlanta Hawks in the first round (23rd overall) of the 1989 NBA Draft, playing for the club during his rookie year (24 games, scoring a total of 51 points).He also had a brief stint with the Denver Nuggets during the 1993–94 season, appearing in 5 games.