Berce from the 1947 "Hilltop"
|Born||November 22, 1926|
|Died||November 17, 2018(aged 91)|
|Listed height||5 ft 11 in (1.80 m)|
|Listed weight||175 lb (79 kg)|
|High school||Marquette University HS|
|NBA draft||1948 / Round: — / Pick: —|
|Selected by the New York Knicks|
|Position||Guard / Small forward|
|1950–1951||Saint Paul Lights|
|1951||Kansas City Hi-Spots|
|Career NBA statistics|
|Stats at Basketball-Reference.com|
He was selected by the New York Knicks in the 1948 BAA draft. He played for the Tri-Cities Blackhawks (1949–50) in the NBA for 3 games. He was the first Marquette player to score 1,000 career points, and is in the Marquette Hall of Fame.
Berce died on November 17, 2018 at age 91.
- Steele, Ben (November 23, 2018). "Ex-Marquette basketball great Gene Berce has died at age 91". Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Retrieved November 24, 2018.
- Career statistics and player information from Basketball-Reference.com
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