The Associated Press | September 20, 2017 Midwestern State's Robert Grays dies after injury during game Share WICHITA FALLS, Texas (AP) — A 19-year-old Midwestern State football player has died after suffering a neck injury while making a tackle during a home game last weekend. School President Suzanne Shipley on Wednesday released a statement mourning the death of cornerback Robert Grays of Houston. Shipley says Grays died Tuesday at a hospital in his hometown. He was critically injured during a game Saturday in Wichita Falls. We join Midwestern State in mourning the loss of football student-athlete Robert Grays. Our condolences to his family, friends, teammates. pic.twitter.com/9vmKa78D4Y — NCAA Division II (@NCAADII) September 20, 2017 Athletics department spokesman Blake Barington says Grays suffered a neck injury while making a tackle in the fourth quarter of a 35-13 victory over Texas A&M-Kingsville. Grays was taken by ambulance to a Wichita Falls hospital, then transported to Houston. Counselors were available at MSU, a Division II in the Lone Star Conference. This article was from The Associated Press and was legally licensed through the NewsCred publisher network. Please direct all licensing questions to firstname.lastname@example.org.