JASON BITSKO RUMORS & GOSSIP

Photo: Kent State Will Wear ’54′ On Side Of Helmets To Honor Jason Bitsko

Tragedy struck the Kent State football program yesterday when starting center Jason Bitsko was found dead in his apartment after he hadn’t attended practice. Now, the entire Kent State football team will honor Bitsko in a very public way this season. The Golden Flashes’ helmets will have a large ’54′, Bitsko’s number, on one side of their helmets. .@KentStFootball will...
Via College Spun
August 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Kent State to wear No. 54 on helmets in honor of late teammate

KENT, Ohio -- Kent State coach Paul Haynes says players grieving the death of center Jason Bitsko plan to honor him by wearing his number 54 on their helmets this season. The 21-year-old Bitsko was found unresponsive in the bedroom of his off-campus apartment on Wednesday morning. The school says police believe he passed away from an undetermined medical issue. Haynes said Thursday...
Via Associated Press
August 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Kent State '54' helmets to honor deceased teammate

KENT, Ohio (AP) Kent State coach Paul Haynes says players grieving the death of center Jason Bitsko plan to honor him by wearing his number 54 on their helmets this season. The 21-year-old Bitsko was found unresponsive in the bedroom of his off-campus apartment on Wednesday morning. The school says police believe he passed away from an undetermined medical issue. Haynes said Thursday...
Via Associated Press
August 21, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: Neil Everett upset with lack of Jason Bitsko coverage

Neil Everett takes on the Jason Bitsko coverage, or lack there of, on SportsCenter and in the national media.
Via Gamedayr
August 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Neil Everett Takes A Shot At ESPN On SportsCenter On Death Of Jason Bitsko

Something pretty strange/interesting happened on SportsCenter on Thursday morning when Neil Everett went to cover the topic of the sad death of Kent State center Jason Bitsko. Everett ended up taking a shot at ESPN, and other members of the media, by saying that guys like Bitsko don’t get headlines, Johnny Manziel not starting and Braxton […] The post Neil Everett Takes A Shot...
Via Diehardsport
August 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Neil Everett angry with ESPN over lack of Jason Bitsko death coverage (Video)

ESPN on-air personality Neil Everett took a very brief but very blatant shot at his employer during Thursday morning’s edition of SportsCenter. Everett was clearly upset over the lack of coverage ESPN gave to Jason Bitsko, the 21-year-old Kent State football player who was found dead in his off-campus apartment on Wednesday. Bitsko, who received […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
August 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Kent State starting center dies unexpectedly at age 21

CLEVELAND (AP) -- Kent State football player Jason Bitsko, who was slated to start at center for the Golden Flashes this season, died Wednesday. Police believe he passed away from an undetermined medical issue, the school said. The school said in a release the 21-year-old Bitsko was found unresponsive in the bedroom of his off-campus apartment shortly before 9 a.m. When Bitsko failed...
Via Associated Press
August 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Kent State Center Jason Bitsko Found Dead In Apartment After Missing Practice

In tragic news out of Kent State, Golden Flashes center Jason Bitsko was found dead in his off-campus apartment today after he missed this morning’s practice. According to The Plain Dealer, the cause of death is being called an “undisclosed medical condition.” According to a Kent State release, Bitsko was found unresponsive in the bedroom of his off-campus apartment shortly...
Via College Spun
August 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Kent State football player found dead

Kent State football player Jason Bitsko was found dead at his off-campus apartment on Wednesday morning. He was 21. Bitsko was on track to be the Golden Flashes starting center this season. He started all 12 games in 2013 and was recently selected to the Phil Steele's Preseason All-MAC Third Team. "Our players, coaches and everyone involved with our team are hurting because he was...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
August 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Kent State center Jason Bitsko passes away unexpectedly

In some incredibly sad news, Kent State’s football program announced on Wednesday that starting center Jason Bitsko passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday morning at the age of 21.  Kent State starting center Jason Bitsko was found dead this morning. He was 21. — Zac Jackson (@FSOhioZJackson) August 20, 2014 The university did not provide many more details and the cause of...
Via Sportsnaut
August 20, 2014  |  Discuss
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