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February 13, 2013 10:32 PM

Eskridge, former KU basketball assistant and KC native, dies at 89

Jack Eskridge, a former Kansas basketball player who served at Iwo Jima during World War II, worked as an assistant under Phog Allen in the 1950s, and later developed the iconic star on the helmet of the Dallas Cowboys, died on Monday. He was 89.

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