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College Football Player In "Critical Condition" After Saturday's Game

A general view of Vanderbilt's football field.

NASHVILLE, TN - SEPTEMBER 17: A general view of the game between the Vanderbilt Commodores and the Ole Miss Rebels at Vanderbilt Stadium on September 17, 2011 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images)

A college football player had to be rushed to the hospital after suffering an on-field injury on Saturday night. Here's the latest on his status.

Christion Abercrombie, a linebacker at Tennessee State, suffered a scary injury on the field against Vanderbilt on Saturday.

The Tennessee State linebacker was taken off the field on a stretcher. He was eventually taken to the hospital, where he needed surgery.

Abercrombie reportedly underwent emergency surgery.

Tennessee State released the following statement on his status:

"Christion Abercrombie remains in critical condition following an injury he suffered during today's Tennessee State-Vanderbilt game at Vanderbilt Stadium. He was taken to Vanderbilt University Medical Center and remains under observance."

The school is still attempting to figure out what exactly happened.

"School says the LB had surgery and is out of surgery at Vanderbilt hospital. No details on type/extent of injury yet. Team is still working to find video of exactly what happened," Harris tweeted.

Our thoughts are with Christion and his family. Stay tuned for updates.