Skeeter Swift, American basketball player, Died at 70


Harley E. “Skeeter” Swift was born on June 19, 1946, and died on April 20, 2017.

He was an American former professional basketball player.

Skeeter Swift stood 6’3″ guard from East Tennessee State University.

He was selected in the third round (31st pick overall) of the 1969 NBA draft by the Milwaukee Bucks, but he instead played five seasons in the American Basketball Association as a member of the New Orleans Buccaneers, Memphis Pros, Pittsburgh Condors, Dallas Chaparrals, and San Antonio Spurs.

He averaged 11.6 points per game in his professional career.

Skeeter Swift passed away at 70 years old.