HoopsHype Jerome Whitehead rumors

December 30, 2012 Updates

Former Marquette player and Waukegan native Jerome Whitehead has died. He was 56. Whitehead, who also played 11 seasons in the NBA, was found dead by his sister in his home Dec. 20 near El Cajon, Calif., according to the San Diego County Medical Examiner's Office. Whitehead had apparently been dead for some time, as there were "signs of decomposition," an examiner's office spokesman said. Chicago Tribune

Any rumor missing? E-mail us at   hoopshype@hoopshype.com.