An emerging basketball player from Birmingham-Southern College Athletics, Colin Glover unexpectedly passed away on Friday, December 16th, 2022 at the age of 21, leaving the whole community in sadness. The news of his death is made public by the Birmingham-Southern College’s official Facebook account.
Keep reading to know more about Colin Glover, including who he was, how he died, what was the cause of his death, tributes for Colin Glover, and a lot more!
Who Was Colin Glover?
Colin Joshua Glover was born to Melanie and Charlie Glover on September 23, 2001. He finished his formal schooling in Alabama and transferred from the University of Alabama, where he made the Dean’s list. While pursuing his graduation, he encountered many academic problems. He played basketball at Hewitt Trussville High School in Trussville, Alabama, and later became a member of the National Honor Society.
He was listed on the Academic Honor Roll of the Southern Athletic Association. Colin played for the Panthers in 19 games and was a part of the squad that had three teams in the top 30 in terms of three different categories, including 3-pointers attempted, offensive rebounds per game, and total rebounds per game. Colin was great in all departments: a good human being, friend, infectious laughter, sports, research, eager to learn anything, and what not.
How Did Colin Glover Die? Cause of Death
The men’s basketball team head of the Birmingham-Southern College, Colin Glover sadly passed away on Friday, December 16th. Colin was just 21 years old at the time of his death. Colin Glover’s cause of death is still unclear and the reason behind his demise is not revealed by anyone at the time of writing.
Birmingham-Southern College Athletics wrote on their official Facebook page.
“The Birmingham-Southern community is currently mourning Colin Glover, a student-athlete in men’s basketball, along with his family.”
“In a joint statement, Athletic Director Kyndall Waters and Head Men’s Basketball Coach Chris Graves praised Colin as a bright student, a dedicated player, and a superb teammate. We are in prayer for his family, especially his twin brother Cam, who plays basketball for the BSC men’s team. For the Glover family, BSC Basketball, and everyone Colin impacted, we pray for comfort and peace.”
Colin’s family will provide further details on his funeral arrangements later and we made you clear as soon we got any information.
Tributes Pouring for Colin Glover
Lisa Jones: “I’m so sad to hear this and am praying for God to grant his family, friends, and the BSC community healing and serenity.”
Larry Thomas: “Even though I didn’t know the young man, we share the same sorrow and suffering over a BSC family member. family’s comfort and peace.”
Jeff Berry: “Colin was such a funny and humble guy with a ton of talent, gone way too soon. God bless him and his family.”
Misty Barton Pierce: “Sending prayers for peace & comfort during this difficult time from our family to the Glover Family!”
Eleanor Collins: “I ask God to encircle the Glover family, the BSC family, my teammates, and my friends in perfect tranquility.”
We also feel a mix of disbelief and shock at his untimely demise and our hearty prayer to god to let his soul rest in peace. We’ll end this article now, and we hope you found what you were looking for.
I never knew Colin personally, but share in the prayers being sent up for a member of the BSC basketball brotherhood.
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