He collapsed on the sideline.
South Carolina State is taking on NC State on the basketball court Saturday afternoon, but the game to a back seat to a scary situation that developed in front of the SC State bench.
Tyvoris Solomon collapsed in front of his team’s bench and had to be resuscitated before being transported to a local hospital.
SC State head coach Murray Garvin offered an update on Solomon’s health, saying he is awake.
South Carolina State coach Murray Garvin, at the hospital with Ty Solomon, texted ESPN: “Ty is awake and responding. He says to thank everyone for all the prayers.” Garvin also said that Solomon's heart stopped and he was resuscitated by South Carolina State's athletic trainer.
— Jeff Goodman (@GoodmanESPN) December 2, 2017
This is certainly the best possible outcome from what quickly became a very scary situation.
Our thoughts are with the Solomon family as Tyvoris continues to recover.