Georgia Player, Staffer Killed In Crash After Nat’l Championship Celebration

University of Georgia football player Devin Willock and team staff member Chandler LeCroy were killed in the crash early Sunday morning.
University of Georgia students celebrate in the streets after the College Football Playoff national championship game against TCU, Monday, Jan. 9, 2023, in Athens, Ga. (AP Photo/Alex Slitz)

At a glance

  • Willock, 20, was a defensive lineman, and staffer Chandler LeCroy, 24, was a team staffer.
  • Two other members of the football team were injured and hospitalize
  • “Devin and Chandler were two special people who meant so much to the University of Georgia, our football program and our athletic department,” the University of Georgia said. “We ask that everyone keep their families in your prayers during this very difficult time.”

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