Hardin-Simmons athletics is saddened to hear of the passing of former men's basketball player Mike Lanier.
Lanier played at HSU from 1988-90, before transferring to UCLA to finish his career after HSU dropped from Division I status. A native of Michigan, Lanier had worked for the GM Power Train Division as a senior designer.
He along with twin brother were in the Guinness Book of records as the tallest identical twins in the world.
A memorial mass will take place on Monday at 11 a.m. with visitation planed from 3-5 p.m. on Sunday at Henry Malburg Funeral Home in Romeo, Michigan.