June 20, 2024
Tennessee State's Christion Abercrombie
Picture Supply: The Palm Seashore Publish

Christion Abercrombie Tennessee State linebacker is admitted in Nashville hospital. He’s in severe situation due to Sunday harm after crumpling on the sideline throughout a sport. He was taking part in in opposition to Vanderbilt and experiencing a head harm emergency surgical procedure, officers advised.

On Twitter, Tennessee State College gave an announcement that Abercrombie, 20, is “underneath observance”. He was taken to the Vanderbilt College Medical Heart.

Rod Reed, Tigers head coach mentioned that he was unsure concerning the Tennessean. Within the first half, Abercrombie was injured. Concerning the 20-year-old, the newspaper reported that he sustained a head harm.

“It was proper earlier than the half,” Reed advised the paper. “He got here to the sideline and simply sort of collapsed there.”

Then, the aged 20 years was given oxygen earlier being taken away on a stretcher. By the second quarter finish, Abercrombie performed. Nevertheless, he didn’t come again to the sport after halftime, as per FOX17.

In 2016, Abercrombie accomplished his commencement from highschool. He belongs from Atlanta and performed for Illinois, final yr. (parentishealth.com) He made 11 tackles in 11 video games, as per TSU Tigers soccer roster.

In Saturday’s sport, Abercrombie got here because the Tigers’ second-leading tackler. He made accreditation of 5 tackles,  and earlier than harm additionally a quarterback hurry. To Vanderbilt, the Tigers went on to lose 31-27.

After the top of the sport, from each groups, gamers gathered at midfield to hitch Vanderbilt Coach Derek Mason and Reed prayed for Abercrombie speedy restoration.

“Soccer’s what we do, not who we’re,” Mason mentioned. “I do know what it’s to be a coach. I do know what it’s to have a participant who’s injured. On the finish of the day, when severe accidents occur, soccer turns into secondary.”

On social media as nicely, many individuals reacted to Abercrombie’s harm.

Vanderbilt Soccer posted, “Our ideas are with the Abercrombie household, their associates and your entire Tennessee State neighborhood throughout this troublesome time”.

“A child who performs for Tenn State bought a nasty head harm within the Vanderbilt sport immediately, he’s present process mind surgical procedure, I’ve been praying for his therapeutic, would like to have you ever be part of me,” Charlie Daniels, legendary American singer, guitarist, songwriter, and fiddler mentioned on Twitter.