A Midwestern State football player died Tuesday from injuries he suffered while making a tackle in a game Saturday. Cornerback Robert Grays, a sophomore from Houston, was injured with about 3? minutes to go in the Mustangs’ 35-13 win over Texas A&M-Kingsville in Wichita Falls, Texas. Midwestern State athletics department spokesman Trey Reed told ESPN that Grays was hospitalized in Wichita Falls on Saturday night and then flown to a hospital in Houston, where he died Tuesday. He was 19. “Today we mourn the loss of one of our own,” Midwestern State president Suzanne Shipley said in a statement released by the school on Wednesday morning. “Robert Grays died yesterday from critical injuries suffered in Saturday’s game. I know you will join me in expressing the sincerest condolences of the MSU community to Robert’s family and friends. Please keep them in your thoughts in the coming days. “Robert touched many lives while attending the university, but perhaps he will be…

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