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Texas State University announced that redshirt sophomore defensive tackle Will Trevillion has died. He was 20.
According to ESPN.com, Trevillion was pronounced dead at 1:43 p.m. on Wednesday, Hays County Precinct 2 justice of the peace Beth Smith told the San Marcos Mercury.
A cause for Trevillion’s death is not yet known, though no foul play is suspected and an autopsy has been ordered, Smith told the San Marcos Mercury.
“Our thoughts and prayers are with friends and family of Will Trevillion. The world lost an amazing young man today,” the school said in a statement released on the football team’s Twitter account. “The outpouring of love and support for the Trevillion family is incredible. More information to come in the following days.” Read more here
USC is blasting fired football coach Steve Sarkisian in new legal docs … saying he lied to the school about his battles with the the bottle.
According to TMZ.com, USC has filed a response to Sarkisian’s $30 million lawsuit.
The legal documents claims he fed the public a bunch of lies when he claimed his employers were aware of his alcohol issues.
Now SC is saying he NEVER admitted he had a drinking problem, or that he was an alcoholic.
The University of Miami will introduce its new head coach on Friday. Former Georgia coach Mark Richt has reached an agreement to coach the Hurricanes.
The decision to hire the 55-year-old Richt came after Miami interviewed several candidates, including former Hurricanes coach Butch Davis, former Rutgers and Tampa Bay Buccaneers coach Greg Schiano, who was also a defensive coordinator for the Hurricanes, and Mississippi State coach Dan Mullen.
Richt will become the program’s fourth permanent coach since 2000.
P Diddy, aka Sean Combs, needs to get a handle on his temper rather than a kettlebell.
The hip hop mogul reportedly went off on Coach Sal Alosi. Alosi is UCLA’s strength and conditioning coordinator for the university’s football team.
The altercation took place at the Acosta Athletic Training Complex during a strength and training session.
According to sources Alosi was screaming at Justin Combs, Diddy’s son, who is a defensive back for the Bruins.
P Diddy was at the facility watching Justin.
Ohio State’s Cardale Jones Won’t Enter the 2015 NFL Draft
Cardale Jones, the third string quarterback who led OSU to a 42-20 win over the Oregon Ducks to win the first College Football Playoff National Championship on Jan.12, will not enter the 2015 NFL draft.
Yhe Ohio State sophomore quarterback, who only started three games for the Buckeyes, winning them all against incredible odds made the announcement during a live press conference on Thursday. Jones said that declaring for the draft after three games was out of the question and that he wasn’t buying into the media hype that he could be a first or second-round pick.
Jones added “When I make the decision to play in the NFL, I want to be done with school.” He added “Football has always been a stepping stone to me education.”
Prior to the press conference…Jones reportedly met with OSU head coach Urban Meyer and Ted Ginn Sr. There were no promises made regarding his position on the team next season.