RIP: Oklahoma’s starting middle linebacker Austin Box, 22, has been pronounced dead after being airlifted to Mercy Hospital in Oklahoma City. He had been found “unresponsive” at his home in El Reno, Oklahoma. [Update: The police report mentions “a controlled dangerous substance,” suggesting an overdose] [OK Blitz, CBS Sports, KOKH]
Oh come on, brother.
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