Former Butler High star Demontez Stitt died suddenly two years ago at age 27.
His death crushed the Butler High School community, where he was a star. Stitt was named Mr. Basketball in North Carolina by the Observer after the 2006-07 high school season.
Stitt later went to Clemson from 2007-11 and started on four straight NCAA Tournament teams. He averaged 14.5 points and 4.3 rebounds as a senior in 2010-11.
This week, Stitt was awarded his Clemson degree posthumously.