Tyshon Dye, who performed three seasons for the Clemson Tigers and was a member of their 2016 nationwide championship crew, drowned Friday, the college has confirmed.
In keeping with a number of reviews, the 25-year-old Dye was swimming Friday afternoon with household at Richard B. Russell State Park in Georgia close to the South Carolina state line.
When Dye disappeared underwater, household known as 911. Search crews recovered his physique round 6 p.m.
“All of our hearts are just broken,” Clemson head coach Dabo Swinney mentioned in an announcement. “Our thoughts and prayers are with his family. I can honestly say Tyshon Dye is one of the sweetest souls I’ve ever been associated with or coached. We’re just all heartbroken tonight, and we’re praying for his family and know that he’s been called home.”
Dye performed three seasons at operating again for the Tigers, speeding for 351 yards and 5 touchdowns in 17 video games from 2014-2016.
He was a member of the 2016 nationwide championship crew.
After graduating with a level in parks, recreation, and tourism administration, Dye used his last 12 months of eligibility to play for the East Carolina Pirates, the place he gained 283 yards from scrimmage in 2017.
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