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Ted Agu’s family settles with Cal for $4.75 million

The family of former California Golden Bears defensive lineman Ted Agu has settled with the university for $4.75 million, according to a report from Kimberly Veklerov of The San Francisco Chronicle. Agu, a former high school star from Bakersfield, collapsed during a winter conditioning run in February 2014 and died en route to a local hospital at just 21 years old. It was learned...
Via Campus Sports Net
April 14, 2016  |  Discuss

Family reaches $4.75M settlement in death of football player

BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) The family of a University of California, Berkeley, football player who died after a team drill in 2014 has settled a wrongful death lawsuit with the school system for $4.75 million, officials said Thursday. The parents of 21-year-old Ted Agu sued, saying their son shouldn't have been in the strenuous workout because he carried sickle cell trait, a blood...
Via Associated Press
April 14, 2016  |  Discuss

University admits liability in Cal player Ted Agu's death

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) The University of California has admitted its negligence was a substantial factor in the death of former California football player Ted Agu. The 21-year-old defensive lineman died nearly two years ago after a strenuous team workout. His family filed a wrongful death lawsuit, arguing that Agu had sickle cell trait and should not have been put through an exercise...
Via Associated Press
January 30, 2016  |  Discuss

Report: Cal admits negligence in death of football player Ted Agu

University of California football player Ted Agu died after a workout in 2014. The school has now admitted that negligence played a factor in his death, according to a report.Agu, a walk-on defensive lineman, died at age 21 nearly two years ago after taking part in a conditioning drill. His parents sued the university for wrongful death, alleging that coaches and trainers did not...
Via FOX Sports
January 30, 2016  |  Discuss

Cal admits negligence in death of Ted Agu

The University of California at Berkeley has admitted negligence in the death of former walk-on Ted Agu, according to The San Francisco Chronicle. Agu, a defensive lineman from Bakersfield, passed away on Feb. 7, 2014 during a workout and had sickle cell trait, though the university first said that he passed away from a heart condition and insisted on completing the hard training...
Via Campus Sports Net
January 30, 2016  |  Discuss

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