Former UCLA player found dead on roadway

Rex Christensen
July 12, 2018

Former UCLA Bruins basketball player Billy Knight was found dead in Phoenix early Sunday morning.

According to TMZ Sports, the 39 year-old basketball icon left behind a note screaming emotional tone saying that "probably my last message on Earth". and noting, "My time is up".

Honeycutt died after a police standoff in Sherman Oaks, Calif. Knight averaged 14.1 points and 3.5 rebounds per game in his senior season for the Bruins before a brief global basketball stint in Japan. Each season they advanced to the NCAA Tournament under Steve Lavin and reached the regional semifinals in his final three seasons.

Knight's death comes just two days after another former Bruin and Sacramento King Tyler Honeycutt was killed in a shootout with police in Sherman Oaks, California.

According to reports, former Bruins Basketball player, Lorenzo Meta-Real was first to reveal the tragic news, via Twitter.

Knight posted a six-minute video hours before his death and titled it "I am Sorry Lord".

The Maricopa County Medical Examiner's Office hasn't released a cause of death. Knight also allegedly forced the victim to touch his genitals, the court documents said.

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'I wasn't honest with a lot of people. even my mom, my brother and my family members.

'I was a taker. and that's why my life ended up where it is now. I isolated myself from my friends.

Mental illness is a bad disease and should be treated very seriously.

He said he heard voices and didn't know where they came from. Later in the video he says "I just feel like I don't belong here on Earth". Life is not a game. But he said he left "some things" for him, saying it's not much, but it's what he had left.

Knight wasn't picked in the 2002 National Basketball Association draft and played professionally in France and Japan.

The AP News reports Escoto as saying, "I planned on going to his house to talk, but his mom called me 45 minutes later saying, 'He had a gun and was talking insane..."

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