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DEVELOPING: "Extremely heavy loss;" Former UNI football player shot and killed

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ST. LOUIS (KWWL) -

According to reports, former UNI football player Jaz Granderson was shot and killed in St. Louis early Monday morning.

KSDK reported that St. Louis police identified Granderson after he was found with a gunshot wound around 1:00 a.m. on Monday. Police told KSDK that Granderson was pronounced dead at the hospital.

Granderson was living in St. Louis where he was a coach for the De Smet varsity football team, according to the school's website. KSDK reports that Granderson had been an assistant coach there for two years.

A motive behind the shooting hasn't been released nor has any suspect information.

Granderson played for UNI from 2009 to 2011. 

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