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Syracuse Legend Pearl Washington Passes Away at 52


Dwayne Washington, the Syracuse staple and legend, passed away at the age of 52.

The school's basketball twitter account confirmed the sad news. Pearl, as he was affectionately known, was diagnosed with a brain tumor in 2015 and underwent surgery, but his health deteriorated as time went on.

During the 2015-16 season, the basketball team wore "Pearl" warmup shirts to show support for the star.

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Washington had many memorable moments at Syracuse, so much that it's hard to choose just one. Let's do our best to remember all the great moments he contributed on and off the court.