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Sport Freshman Georgia Southern offensive lineman Jordan Wiggins dies at 18

06:51  22 october  2019
06:51  22 october  2019 Source:   sports.yahoo.com

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Georgia Southern freshman offensive lineman Jordan Wiggins has died. He was 18 years old.

a man wearing a blue shirt: Jordan Wiggins has died at 18 years old. (Courtesy/Georgia Southern)© Provided by Oath Inc. Jordan Wiggins has died at 18 years old. (Courtesy/Georgia Southern)

The school confirmed Wiggins death in a statement Monday evening.

“The Georgia Southern athletics department has received a report of the death of student-athlete Jordan Wiggins,” the statement reads. “Our thoughts are with the student’s family, friends and classmates.”

Cause of death not disclosed

Georgia Southern did not provide any details on Wiggins’ death, and a cause of death has not been reported. The school promised to provide more information as it becomes available.

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Wiggins played in high school at Godby High in Tallahassee, Florida. According to his Georgia Southern bio, Wiggins planned to major in electrical engineering and was named the Capital Outlook’s Youth of the Year for his work on and off the field in Tallahassee.

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