Posted March 18, 2014 by Luis Mercado in Sports

Former NBA Center Sentenced To One Year In Prison

Former NBA center Ben Wallace has been sentenced to jail in Virginia from a hit-and-run accident in February.

According to TMZ, he plead no contest to “leaving the scene of a crash in Henrico County, VA on February 8th.”

According to police, a vehicle registered to Wallace crashed through a fence outside of a home on a busy stretch of road and then fled the scene leaving his SUV unattended at the home.

He was sentenced to one year in jail. The good news for the former Detroit Pistons defensive specialist, is that he will only have to serve two days.