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Kirk Ferentz issues statement on passing of Tyler Sash

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Iowa head football coach Kirk Ferentz has issued a statement on former Iowa Hawkeye defensive back Tyler Sash, who was discovered unresponsive in his home this morning.

“We are all very saddened to hear about the untimely loss of Tyler,” said Iowa coach Kirk Ferentz. “It is always so difficult when it involves someone this young. Our heartfelt condolences and prayers go out to Tyler’s family during this extremely difficult time – and we want them to know they are not in this alone. The commitment, passion, and excitement that Tyler brought to football and to life will always endear him to Hawkeye coaches, teammates, and fans. He touched our hearts in many ways and will be missed by all of us.”  

Funeral arrangements for Tyler Sash are pending.

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