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Marcus Brown starred overseas after going unnoticed in States

Posted: February 26, 2013 at 3:43 a.m.

Marcus Brown played at West Memphis before going to Murray State, where he won the Ohio Valley Conference Player of the Year award in 1995 and 1996. He played in seven countries and was part of 19 championship teams in his European career.

Marcus Brown played at West Memphis before going to Murray State, where he won the Ohio Valley Conference Player of the Year award in 1995 and 1996. He played in seven countries and was part of 19 championship teams in his European career.

Fourth in a series previewing the 2013 inductees into the Arkansas Sports Hall of Fame. Marcus Brown was not the most highly regarded high school basketball player in 1991, but maybe he should have been.

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Sports, Pages 17 on 02/26/2013

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