Andre Emmett was born on August 27, 1982, and from Dallas, Texas. He was an American professional basketball player and played for Texas Tech Red Raiders. On September 23, 2019, he was shot and killed on Sunday evening.
He was 37 years old during his time of death and Andre body was found on the street in the early morning. Later, he was rushed to the hospital but he died after a severe wound. Furthermore, his death was a shock to his family and fans, the basketball league released the following statement.
“The BIG3 is in a state of shock over the sudden and tragic death of Andre Emmett. Andre was a member of the BIG3 family for two seasons and never without a smile on his face. His kindness towards others and easy-going demeanor made him a joy to be around.”
In the wake of the shocking news of Emmett’s death, tributes are pouring out for the former Texas Tech star. ESPN’s Fran Fraschilla said, “Andre Emmett, died today. Got to know him well at SMU Crum Center where he worked out in the off-season. Very kind & friendly to all the ballers there. I am very, very sad right now. It hits hard. RIP, Dre.”
He started his career playing college basketball for years for Bob Knight at Texas Tech University. Later, he played at Texas Tech for all four years of his undergraduate basketball career.
During his time at school, he scored a career total of over 2,256 points and racked up several awards. In his career, Andre played for several other teams both US and International team.
In 2004, he was selected as the 35th overall pick by the Seattle Supersonics in the NBA Draft and traded over the summer to the Grizzlies. However, after few years he jumped to the Miami Heat, to the Austin Toros of the D League. Then, in 2004 he has named a consensus All-American as a senior.
Recently, he was playing for the BIG3 3-on-3 league at the time of his death, specifically for 3’s Company.
How old was Andre Emmett? was born on August 27, 1982, and from Dallas, Texas and he was 37 years old as of 2019. However, there is not much information about his father, mother, and siblings.
Emmett had one daughter and he often posted videos and photos of his daughter and another young girl. They often attended his games and wore jerseys with his name on the back.
Curently, his death Is being Investigated as a murder, Authorities Say. Around 2:30 in the morning his body was found by a person walking past.
Estimated Net Worth of him is $1.85 Million USD as of 2019.
Full Name: Andre Emmett
Nick Name: Andre
DOB: August 27, 1982
Born: Dallas, Texas
Famous for: American professional basketball player
Age: 37 Years Old
College: Will be updated
School: High School
Height: 6 feet 4 Inch Tall
Weight: 89 KG
Eye Color: Brown
Hair color: Blonde
Marital Status: NA
Favorites and hobbies
Favorite Actor: Tom Cruise
Favorite Actress: Emma Watson
Favorite Destination: Miami
Favorite Food: Italian
Father: Will Update
Mother: Will Update
Relationships, Affairs, Dating, Girlfriend
Dating history: NA
Net worth: $1.85 Million USD
Social Media Accounts
Twitter Account: Yes
Facebook Account: Yes
Instagram Account: Yes