Chester McGlockton passes away at 42 (updated)


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Clemson defensive great, Chester McGlockton, has passed away at the age of 42 according to multiple reports. Early reports say he died of a massive heart attack.

** Update from Whiteville News: Chester McGlockton was at home with his family in Calif. when he woke up short of breath then apparently suffered a massive heart attack.

** Statement from Stanford where McGlockton served the last two seasons as a defensive assistant: “Everyone in the Stanford Football family is deeply saddened by the passing of Chester McGlockton,” said Bradford M. Freeman Director of Football David Shaw. “For the past two seasons, Chester has been a valuable member of our football staff and a wonderful friend to us all. Our thoughts and prayers go out to Chester’s wife Zina and their two children.”

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Football Update: Chester McGlockton passes away at 42
Crump®
RIP Chester....So young***
goclemsontigs
Re: RIP Chester....So young***
dycashiers
Horrible news to see anyone die so young.
DontH8me®
Wow. Sorry to hear. One of the best!***
AThomas®
Re: Football Update: Chester McGlockton passes away at 42
downtownbrown
RIP Chester - prayers to his family & friends.***
clemsonsuzi®
Re: Football Update: Chester McGlockton passes away at 42
ANTIGAMECOCKS
Sorry to hear this personally and for his family - was.....
Tiger77
RIP Chester
tiggerz04®
Re: Football Update: Chester McGlockton passes away at 42
SonOfTigerCapn47
Horrible news
grover173
Re: Football Update: Chester McGlockton passes away at 42
PawDawg
Very sad news...
HORRY TIGER 2
Re: Football Update: Chester McGlockton passes away at 42
ggsgamecock
The Pride of Whiteville High
under11par®
He was a student of mine. Freshman Comp.
vlastimil_hort
RIP BIG MAN.***
tigervw
Condolences to the McGlockton family and all Clemson fans.
Rogue Cock
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jimmyc
Re: Football Update: Chester McGlockton passes away at 42
cunms®
Chester was a beast on the field in his 3 years with us
Tigerfansince1972®
You'll be missed, Big Chester....one of my favorite
Graphic Tiger®
Incredibly sad!!! One of my favorite Tigers..........
Rondog9®
RIP Big Man - one of the few I knew
Garverick
R.I.P. Chester***
ChasTiger26
RIP Chester***
etangeman
God bless Chester and his family.***
Orange®
One of the best.
Tiggity®
So sad. I remember when he used to work the door at Sloan st
milfordcttiger®

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