Ex-Lions’ Hoops Star Refuses to Let Adversity Tripp Him Up; Lands Deal with NBA Grizzlies


Tripp spent a year at JUCO South Plains College in Texas and then the last three seasons at the University of the Pacific, where he led the Tigers with 16.2 points and 8.9 rebounds en route to the West Coast Conference (WCC) Defensive Player of the Year Award and All-WCC First Team honors in the 2019-20 campaign.