The Arkansas State and the Little Rock basketball community are mourning the death of Rakeem Dickerson. Former Red Wolves Guard, Rakeem Dickerson is reportedly death. Rakeem Dickerson passed away on Sunday June 28 2020.
Rakeem suited up for A-State from 2011 to 2014. The Little Rock native led the Red Wolves in assists (67) in the 2012-13 season. His best performance in scarlet and black came against Troy. Dickerson recorded 19 points, 6 assists, 3 rebounds, & 3 steals on February 1st, 2014.
Rakeem Dickerson death was announced on Facebook by The Little Rock Lightning. The post reads “It is with deep sadness and hurt that we have lost a great talent and overall person in Rakeem Dickerson.
Rakeem’s talent and smile lit up the gym yesterday. He undoubtedly was going to light up the league this season. Rakeem earned a roster spot, and he will be honored next season. In honor of Rakeem no one will wear the number 6.”
Aba Music City Jazz also reacted to the sudden demise of Rakeem Dickerson in an official Facebook post they wrote “It is with a heavy heart that as the owner of the Music City Jazz, I have to say Rest In Peace 🕊 to one of our very own.. Mr Rakeem Dickerson. We will always remember his humble demeanor & his huge smile. He was fun to be around and always showed me great respect. To his family & friends we offer our condolences and we will keep you in our thoughts and prayers ”
Tributes Floods Twitter
Tragic news to pass along.
Former Arkansas State guard Rakeem Dickerson passed away. Little Rock native played for the Red Wolves from 2011 to 2014, led the team in assists in 2012-13.
— Chris Hudgison (@ChrisHudgison) June 29, 2020
— Bakerboy Music (@JuiceBakeProd) June 29, 2020
Sad to hear about the lost of Rakeem Dickerson great young man! Just sad truly lost for words
— Michael A. Wright (@CoachWrightMike) June 29, 2020
Few Things You Need To Know About Rakeem Dickerson
Rakeem Dickerson studied at University of Central Missouri
He also studied at Arkansas State University
He Went to Brehm Preparatory School
He Went to Hall High School
He Lives in Nashville, Tennessee
Rakeem Dickerson hails from Little Rock, Arkansas