NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — Solly Walker, a St. John’s basketball star in the 1950s and the school’s first black player, has died. He was 85. The school said he died Friday but did not disclose other details Tuesday. Walker played at St. John’s from 1951-54. In his first year, he helped lead St. John’s to the NCAA championship…

via Former St. John’s Basketball Star Solly Walker Dies At 85 — CBS New York

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