Alabama prep hoops star dies after collapsing during pickup game.

Caleb White, a 17-year-old Alabama student-athlete, died Thursday.

Caleb White died following a medical emergency at the school.

Caleb White's death was announced by the Alabama High School Athletic Association.

White collapsed while playing a pickup basketball game with teammates at Pinson Valley High School.

He received life-saving efforts at the school before being taken to the hospital.

Caleb White was then pronounced dead.

Alvin Briggs said that "Our thoughts and prayers are with Caleb's family, his classmates and the basketball team and extended school family."

White's mother Charlotte told that her son died of cardiac arrest.