Samuel Westmoreland Obituary – Cause of Death: Mississippi State football player dies suddenly at 19.
Sam, a Tupelo High School graduate, was an offensive lineman for the MSU Bulldog football team and an industrial technology major.
MSU announced the sudden death of 19-year-old Samuel Westmoreland from Tupelo.
“One of the most profound lessons I’ve learned while leading this great university is that the tragic loss of one of our students diminishes all of our students and all of us at Mississippi State feel the impact of Sam Westmoreland’s death,” said MSU President Mark E. Keenum. “My prayers are with Sam’s family and friends, with his MSU teammates and coaches, and with the Tupelo community during this most difficult time.”
His cause of death was not disclosed.
Mississippi State said that the death of Sam Westmoreland is being investigated by the Oktibbeha County (Ms) Sheriff’s office, the Oktibbeha County coroner and the the office of the medical examiner of Oktibbeha County.
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