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Ty Jordan, Utah star freshman running back, dead at 19

Ty Jordan, Utah star freshman running back, dead at 19
Ty Jordan, a star running back for at the University of Utah, has died after an apparent accidental shooting in a Dallas suburb Friday night.

He leaves an indelible mark on each of us and our thoughts and prayers go out to his family and friends.“We are deeply saddened and shocked to learn of Ty Jordan’s passing early this morning and our thoughts and prayers are with those who loved him dearly, including the young men in our football program,” athletic director Mark Harlan added in a statement.“Words cannot express the devastation and heartache that our team is feeling right now upon learning of the tragic death of our teammate and brother, Ty Jordan,” Utes head coach Kyle Whittingham said in a statement.1 priority is the well-being of our players, and we support the decision they have made,” Whittingham said.

Ty Jordan, a star running back for at the University of Utah, has died after an apparent accidental shooting in a Dallas suburb Friday night.” Most Read Jordan, 19, who grew up in the Dallas suburb of Mesquite, finished the pandemic-shortened 2020 campaign with three straight 100-yard rushing games.

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