Tuesday, December 19, 2006
Former Tiger Guard Tank Beavers Murdered
Former Tigers Guard Found Murdered In Huntsville Alabama
One time Memphis Tigers guard Tanqueray "Tank" Beavers was found dead Sunday night at TGI Friday's on University Drive in Huntsville Alabama.
Beavers was one of two patrons shot to death, while two others were injured in the shoting. No arrests had been made as of Monday afternoon.
The former All-State performer signed with the University of Memphis in 2004. He was the career assists leader at Athens High School.
Beavers played sparingly as a freshman for Memphis during the 2004-05 season and ended up quitting the team because of a lack of playing time.
The 21 year old had been working construction in Huntsville.