Hometown: Dearborn Heights, MI (Cherry Hill (Inkster, MI))
Position: F Playing Height: 6-4 Playing Weight: 200
Date of Birth: December 6, 1956
Date of Death: October 26, 1988
Legal Name: Robert Lee Fowler
Nickname: Bob "Frog" Fowler (More)
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Kentucky Career Notes:
Transferred to Iowa State
Obituary - R.L. Fowler, horse agent, dies at 31, Lexington Herald-Leader (October 27, 1988) by Herald-Leader staff report
Fowler collapsed at Keeneland Race Course and was pronounced dead at St. Joseph Hospital, Fayette County Deputy Coroner Charles Howell said. An autopsy was to be performed today, he said.
Fowler, who came to Kentucky from Dearborn Heights, Mich., lettered in basketball at UK as a freshman in 1976. A forward, he played in 25 out of 30 games and averaged 3.6 points and 1.8 rebounds a game. He transferred to Iowa State University after a year.
He was a resident of 227 Stirrup Circle in Jessamine County.
Survivors include his wife, Catherine Fowler, and two daughters, Laurie Fowler of Cincinnati and Kaitlin Fowler of Jessamine County.
Arrangements were incomplete at Whitehall Funeral Chapel in Lexington.