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Hard news hit the basketball world Thursday afternoon

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after the former player passed away.

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Greg Lee, who was a starter for the UCLA Bruins

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 as the team won two national titles, 

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 died this week at the age of 70, according to multiple reports.

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“Greg Lee, a former UCLA basketball player

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who had great success in beach volleyball after playing

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on two national championship teams under John Wooden in 1972 and 1973, has passed away.

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he was 70 years old