Mike Phillips


Age: 59

Summary: basketball player who formed the "Twin Towers" with Rick Robey on the University of Kentucky team that won the 1978 NCAA title (that year the team went 30-2 and beat Duke in the NCAA final), who averaged more than 10 points a game during the season and finished 25th on UK's all-time scoring list.

Cause of Death: After a fall down a flight of stairs

Born: March 24, 1956

Died: April 25, 2015

Madisonville, Kentucky