Born March 3, 1947 Billy Evans played in the NBA mainly as a Guard during their playing career, season(s): 1970-1970. William Best Evans was an American basketball player who competed in the 1956 Summer Olympics. Born in Berea, Kentucky, Evans played collegiately at the University of Kentucky. He was part of the United States basketball team which won the gold medal in 1956. Evans died on November 22, 2020.