Bluefield State College Athlete Dies Suddenly

BLUEFIELD, WV (WOAY) – A Bluefield State College student and athlete passed away suddenly while playing ball.

The College posted this on their Facebook page:

“It is with a heavy heart this morning that we ask for prayers for our basketball and athletic family. Last night we tragically lost one of our very own. Timeyin Amatossero-KeKe. Timeyin was sophomore from Lagos, Nigeria and had a passion for our program and his teammates. Timeyin had a strong mind and just wanted a chance to play collegiate basketball. We ask that at this time you all keep his family and our student-athletes in your thoughts as we deal with this difficult time. Thank you.”

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