* David Edwards and Lee Green died earlier this week * Edwards was a Texas A&M standout participant within the 90s * Green turned a police officer after enjoying at St John's Two former basketball gamers died after have been diagnosed with Covid-19. David Edwards' demise was confirmed on Monday by his former faculty, Texas A&M. He held the Aggies' single season document for whole variety of assists and performed for them between 1991 and 1994. His former teammate Charles Henderson paid tribute to Edwards in a Facebook submit. "Never in a million years would I even have imagined that my backcourt teammate would go before his time. I just learned of the death of Dave Edwards. For those who have prayed for him, he is now in a better place, ”wrote Henderson. “This coronavirus struck me in the heart. Dave was one of the fiercest competitors and best playmakers I have ever encountered. Almost unstoppable. The New York Post reported that Lee Green died on Monday. He played for St John’s before becoming a police officer in Brooklyn. After retiring from law enforcement, the 49-year-old man worked as a DJ. He does not appear to have had any underlying medical conditions and is suspected of having contracted the virus during an event that he was a DJ. Green played in two NCAA tournaments during his stay in St John's, which lasted from 1991 to 1994. "My brother, my teammate, is somewhat powerful," former teammate Lamont Middleton told the Post. . "A pleasant man. Wherever he went, Lee had a smile. He had an awesome character." New York State was significantly affected by the Covid-19 epidemic. At one level Monday , nearly half of the confirmed instances within the United States had been within the state.