Jim Brown – USA Today Sports

The late Wayde Sims will be honored as one of 14 SEC Basketball Legends in March at the 2019 SEC Basketball Tournament, the conference announced today. Sims was tragically shot to death in Baton Rouge in late September.

Wayde’s parents Fay and Wayne Sims will be there at Bridgestone Arena in Nashville (Tenn.) in his honor.

SEC Basketball legends list:

Alabama – Erwin Dudley; 2000-03
Arkansas – Corey Beck; 1992-95
Auburn – Mike Mitchell; 1975-78
Florida – Livingston Chatman; 1987-91
Georgia – Jumaine Jones; 1997-99
Kentucky – Johnny Cox; 1957-59
LSU – Wayde Sims; 2016-18
Ole Miss – Justin Reed; 2001-04
Mississippi State – Lawrence Roberts; 2003-05
Missouri – Melvin Booker; 1991-94
South Carolina – Carlos Powell; 2001-05
Tennessee – Mike Jackson; 1973-77
Texas A&M – Antoine Wright; 2002-05
Vanderbilt – Derrick Byars; 2005-07

Touching gesture by the Southeastern Conference. #Forever44